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Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa Maldives

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LONDON
Reviewed 6 April 2015

Everything was perfect from start to finish, we enjoyed the jungle-like feel of the resort also compared to others which are basically just beaches. Food was great and service impeccable, everyone went the extra mile to please.

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Allwyn D, General Manager at Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Nicom999, Thank you for your wonderful review of our lovely resort. It is a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and I will convey your gracious words of praise and appreciation to my entire team. I am also glad to hear that you enjoyed the jungle like feel that our resort offers besides 2 kms...

Amman, Irbid, Jordan
Reviewed 6 April 2015

perfect getaway with the most valuable place to spend your time in Maldives.. i went there for honeymoon and it was unforgettable,, service, place, villa, activities and customer service were awesome,,, thanks Shangri-La for the wonderful honeymoon... price is the highest among other islands,, worth it..

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Allwyn D, General Manager at Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Ahmadkaraki, Thank you for your fabulous review of our lovely resort. I am glad you and your wife experienced and enjoyed our enticing facilities. I will certainly convey your gracious words of praise and appreciation to my entire team. The sheer size of our resort offers utmost privacy and the charm of a hideaway location to our guests. We...

Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 6 April 2015

When we arrived to the resort the executive chef was waiting us for discuss all the food allergies of my husband and my sons. All the time, the food was checking for the chefs, also for room services. All the waiters and staff were aware about our food allergies. When we had a bbq on our beach villa, we have...

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Allwyn D, General Manager at Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear FamilyGomez, Thank you for your fantastic review of our lovely resort. I am glad you and your family enjoyed your stay here. Our food and beverage team led by Filippo our Executive Chef ensured that your family was personally taken care of and all dietary requirements met. I will certainly convey your gracious words of praise and appreciation to...

Reviewed 5 April 2015

what can I say. I, writing after a few months as I wanted to be more objective and yet I can't. We were going to fly with the family (two young girls, my wife and I) and a few hours before our daughter really didn't want to go... It was a hard few seconds.. Do we educate them and make...

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Allwyn D, General Manager at Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Dean S, Thank you very much for your fabulous and detailed review of our resort. I am delighted our team played a key role in making your stay unforgettable and delivered the much promised and spoken about Shangri-la service from beginning to end. I will certainly convey your gracious words of praise and appreciation to my entire team. I...

Reviewed 2 April 2015

Worth the slightly longer journey to be so close to the equator and away from it all. It's everything the paradise island experience could offer. Shangri La have created a resort that works with the natural environment - it doesn't fight it. It's beautifully maintained but you still have the raw beauty of the Indian Ocean, lagoons and jungle to...

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Allwyn D, General Manager at Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Slothlehoff, Thank you for your wonderful review of our lovely resort. Although we are located south of the equator and an hours flight from Male once you are in our resort its a different world. I am glad you experienced and enjoyed our excellent facilities. We are the southernmost located resort in Maldives and are blessed with many unique...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 31 March 2015

everything perfect very good welcome and transfer only the money value is high very good staff and kindly worker,Intelligent,very clean,water villa perfect ,for all villa they have bicycle as well as children

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Allwyn D, General Manager at Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Shahramhasht, Thank you for your review of our resort! I'm glad you found our accommodation, associates and activities perfect. We look forward to welcoming you soon at our lovely resort. Warm regards, Allwyn Drego General Manager

New York City, New York
Reviewed 28 March 2015

I decided to take this long journey with 6 of my most fabulous friends from the U.S. as we wanted to experience paradise in all its glory. What we experienced for the 4 nights we were there was beyond anything we expected so here goes... Arrival: seamless transfer with private resort employees greeting us at Male,checking in our luggage for...

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Allwyn D, General Manager at Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear pm615, Thank you so much for writing such a wonderful and comprehensive review for our lovely resort! I will gladly share it with my entire team and we are thrilled to hear how much you and your friends have enjoyed your stay with us. Moreover, thank you for such glowing accolades for each area from arrival, rooms, food, spa,...

Dubai
Reviewed 27 March 2015

almost a yr ago a wrote a review on this hotel and We are now back for an update that was beyond expectation.Let me start by saying we were invited back to Shangri La To experience it after they had made changes.I have to say we were hessitant to come back but it was worth it! Everything from service to...

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Allwyn D, General Manager at Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us and for your wonderful review of our resort. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your return stay with us and will certainly convey your gracious words of praise and appreciation to my entire team, especially to the various persons mentioned who made your stay memorable. I am happy to hear...

Essex
Reviewed 24 March 2015

Total Paradise Fantastic service from staff Great food and drink Must get a water villa - our villa was just awesome. Resort is far from Male, 1 hour by domestic plane but once there totally worth it.

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Allwyn D, General Manager at Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review of our lovely resort. I will share your gracious words with my entire team. I am sure you have carried back treasured memories of cherished and memorable moments experienced at our resort. I'm glad you liked our water villa which is very unique. Thank you once again and we look forward to...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Myself and my boyfriend are a couple of weeks back from our holiday and it was, without a doubt, the nicest place I've ever been. From the staff to the food, surroundings and accommodation, it was flawless. A dream location. We're hoping to return again soon.

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Allwyn D, General Manager at Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Suzannesher, Thank you for your brief but wonderful review of our resort. I am glad you and your boyfriend enjoyed your overall stay experience with us. We look forward to welcoming you back whenever you plan your next vacation in Paradise. Kind regards, Allwyn Drego General Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An all-villa resort, Shangri-La's Villingili Resort & Spa, Maldives offers a unique selection of accommodations ranging from private beach retreats and overwater villas to unique tropical tree house villas perched on the tree top canopy. All villas are luxuriously appointed with the best of media and entertainment technology, have spacious sun-decks and patios, and feature private swimming pools or direct access to the turquoise waters of the lagoon for snorkelling among the beautiful coral reefs. Villingili is one of the largest and most vegetated islands in the Maldives, being the venue for the Maldives' only golf course. Guests on the island have many restaurants, bars and lounges to enjoy. Those seeking a more unique experience have private dining available in locations of your choice across the island and even lunch on the equator aboard the resort's 70-foot luxury yacht. Private and blissful CHI, The Spa at Shangri-La promises relaxation with ocean views within a secluded sanctuary. Neighbouring islands are easily accessible and perfect for touring by bicycle, providing a unique and interactive experience with local Maldivians. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa Maldives

Address: Villingili Island, 20189
Region: Maldives > Addu Atoll > Villingili
Price Range: $944 - $2,905 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa Maldives 5*
Number of rooms: 132
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“The beachside villas are out of this world!”
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“Find rooms with direct sea access (no reef and not overlooking the sea villas)”
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“Recommend a water villa near good snorkelling sites to straight jump into the ocean from your own villa”
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“Two bedroom beach villa if travelling with family! any villa perfect!”
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