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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family spent 8 days at the Kihaad hotel and it was the best family vacation ever.... the beach villas are gorgeous, the beach is great, the food fresh and delicious and the staff is amazingly kind, efficient and pleasant. Mr. Latheef welcomed our family and was extraordinary during our stay! Mr. Nizam gave us a great service cutting the... More 

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2 Thank Paula F
KIHAADResort, Manager at KIHAAD Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Paula F, Greetings from KIhaad Maldives! Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us, we are pleased that you enjoyed our hospitality. Your comments regarding our facilities and food are highly appreciated. We ensure to extend your kind words to our team member who all took care care in ensuring your preferences were delivered during... More 

London, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful beach! More beautiful than in my dreams. The hotel has been just well refurbished. Our room was a suite on the beach. Very clean. The staff is very friendly and efficient. Really good job guys!

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Thank Marghera34
KIHAADResort, Manager at KIHAAD Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Marghera34, Greetings from Kihaad Maldives! Thank you for your beautiful and valuable review that represents for us the best reward for the work that we rendered every day to offer our guests a very welcoming product live up to expectations and at the same time a further incentive to improve ourselves constantly. We are ecstatic to learn that our... More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice Maldivian Resort with a stunning landscape. Despite the weather wasn't the best we managed to experience the truth island beauty in Maldives. Relax and nature, that's all about. Very good quality of Food and service alike. The island has 360 degrees of a wide natural beach with great snorkeling spots and many activities will enable you to discover... More 

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Thank Mark O
KIHAADResort, Manager at KIHAAD Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Mark O, Greetings from Kihaad Maldives! We thank you to find the time to share your feedback about your holiday at Kihaad Maldives. We are happy that you found your stay wonderful with the beautiful surroundings. We are very proud of our spacious beach with a mild sand and a rich diversity of dive spots. We will transmit your... More 

Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This is a nice resort that is friendly and smart but not super luxurious like others in the Maldives. The Sunset Villa we had was large, newly decorated and very nice indeed. It lead onto a quiet stretch of beach with private sun loungers. When we were there the main restaurant was being refurbished and had been relocated to the... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We chose Kihaad for our wedding ceremony and honeymoon and we didn't regret that! Great service, food&beverage; beautiful island&hotel with all necessary facilities for amazing vacation!Thanx to all staff who arranged for us the best honeymoon & ceremony, you made our dream come true, it was amazing and we couldn't wish for more!!! We are looking forward to come to... More 

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KIHAADResort, Manager at KIHAAD Maldives, responded to this review

Dear TanyaSavenkova, Greetings from Kihaad Maldives! Thank you for your beautiful and valuable review that represents for us the best reward for the work that we rendered every day to offer our guests a very welcoming product live up to expectations and at the same time a further incentive to improve ourselves constantly. We are glad we made your dreams... More 

St. Petersburg, Russia
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 September 2016

It was very pleasure staying, relaxing u forgot about everything,swimming early morning was fantastic. Villas was great, big and comfort. I woul like to back there someday! Personal was very attentive and caring, food tasty, especial fresh fruits

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KIHAADResort, Manager at KIHAAD Maldives, responded to this review

Dear evgeniia0, Greetings from Kihaad Maldives! Thank you for your kind review of our resort, food and services and for taking the time to share your memorable experience during your stay with us. Nothing is more motivating to our staff than honest words of encouragement from wonderful guests such as yourself. Thanking you once again and we will be delighted... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Very very nice small island where we could walk around the island along the beach. Fantastic bungalows with a nice big bedroom, an outdoor toilet/shower, outside seating, sea view etc. There is only one hotel and not endless options. Breakfast was very nice but the evening buffet was overpriced and should be avoided

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Thank Ulrik H
KIHAADResort, Manager at KIHAAD Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Ulrik H, Greetings from Kihaad Maldives! We thank you for your wonderful feedback. It is always a pleasure to know guest had an amazing holidays spent with us. The facilities in the resort have been designed to provide each guest with a relax and comfy environment. We could live up to your expectations in terms of rooms,food,cleanliness and in... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We stayed at this property earlier this month and had a mixed experience. The staff were great and took great care of us, some people to call out are Kadar, chef Mulla and another gentleman at the Toddy bar who served us with personal attention. However, the rooms are large but not beautifully appointed and the finishing is not what... More 

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Thank RKwatra
KIHAADResort, Manager at KIHAAD Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Rkwatra, Greetings from Kihaad Maldives! We thank you for your feedback and acknowledging the hard work of our team. We will definitely transmit your words of praise to Kadar, Chef Mulla and the Toddy Bar team who all made a remarkable difference in your stay. We apologize for the inconvenience caused to you due to renovation on the island... More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

My wife and I have stayed 11 pleasant days in Kihaad during this month (Aug 2016) and were so pleased and relaxed that we wished to stay there much more. The island is so lovely, clean and well maintained and is very welcoming and enjoyable. The staff of the resort are so delightful, especially Shifa that we miss her already.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Great and professional stuff. Beautyfull landscapess, turquise water, palm trees. Great accomodation, ideal place for photography, clean villas (we took Lagun Prestige Villa with that altany on the front). One of the best meals I ever had (I visit a lto of 4-5 stars hotels). Also great place for diving and for water sports. Just haven!

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Thank Olaf S
KIHAADResort, Manager at KIHAAD Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Olaf S, Greetings from Kihaad Maldives! We are priveleged to know about your awesome time spent in the nature and beauty of Maldives at our beautiful paradise. It motivates us further to enhance our skills to serve our valued guests. Thanking you once again for a lovely feeedback and we will be glad to welcome you back on this... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Tennis Court
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Unwind, Relax and celebrate Life. Redefined, refurbished and recognized as KIHAAD Maldives, nestled on its own 600 meters long, coconut-shaped island, complete with lush green vegetation, long white soft beaches and an adjacent house reef. Whilst the resort offers 124 spacious, private villas and whole range of classic and natural facilities, majority of the island has still been left in its pristine natural state and is a true barefoot Paradise! No News- No Shoes! KIHAAD - named traditionally in local Dhivehi language as `young coconut island` with a beach length of some 1,200 meters around the Island, is a haven of peace, tranquility and serenity. Proudly nestled within the Baa Atoll UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, the entire Island and lagoon is the exclusive and private domain of our guests set just across the Hanifaru Bay which is a world renowned Marine Protected Area (MPA) announced by UNESCO, where whale sharks and manta rays meet seasonally and many turtles can be watched along with the delicate coral life. Just like UNESCO, the philosophy of KIHAAD is to focus on the preservation of marine life and local lifestyle, traditional ways and customs of serving and living together. That is why we are the first 'Reserve' island in the Maldives. Guests may fly-in by a scenic Domestic 25-minute flight from the Domestic Airport at Male', the capital of the Maldives to Dharavandhoo Domestic Airport, the closest airport in the area which only 5-minute speedboat to the island of KIHAAD. Relax in our K Spa with Holistic Asian treatments or go for barefoot walks on the long soft beached that stretch out around the entire island. Join us for a lobster Beach BBQ or stargaze the clear night skies on the jetty. Paradise awaits you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about KIHAAD Maldives

Address: Kihaadhuffaru Island, 6040 (Formerly Gioia Resort Valtur Kihaad)
Region: Maldives > Baa Atoll
Price Range: $395 - $1,652 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — KIHAAD Maldives 5*
Number of rooms: 135
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Also Known As:
Gioia Resort Valtur Kihaad Hotel Baa Atoll
KIHAAD Maldives Baa Atoll
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#9 On the Beach Hotel in Baa Atoll
#9 Spa Hotel in Baa Atoll
#10 Luxury Hotel in Baa Atoll
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“Beach villa”
 of 5 bubbles evgeniia0, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“It is Maldives as you would expect and hope for!”
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 of 5 bubbles RKwatra, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
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