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Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had the most perfect holiday at Oblu. They made my husbands birthday very special, all the staff were Wonderful, happy, smiling faces. We stayed In a beach bungalow and asked a sunny aspect which we were given- room 101. Do note that bungalows from 108 - 120 have a lot of vegetation on front , are very shady with...

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OBLUbyAtmosphere, General Manager at OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli, responded to this review

Dear Debbie N, Many thanks for celebrating your husbands birthday here with us at OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli. The entire team of colleagues is very pleased to know that you had a hassle-free and tropical beach holiday in the resort. We all are looking forward meeting you again on your next trip to the Maldives and OBLU! With best...

Buchs Sg
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Service in this Hotel was great and the stuff is wonderful, especially Ibrahim Niham and Naanu. We liked the cleaness and the quality of food and drinks. We had a lovely time on the Island and we can just recommend it.

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OBLUbyAtmosphere, General Manager at OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli, responded to this review

Dear mrbernegger, Thank you for your short and positive review of OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli! It's a pleasure to know that we have been able to exceed your expectations. I certainly will pass your regards and compliments to Niham and Naani. With best regards, Rein W.M. van Zandvoort General Manager

Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

OBLU has far exceeded our expectations. The rooms are amazing, grounds clean, beach pristine, staff amazing and for us the house reef is just exceptional. We snorkelled with over 4 turtles, countless rays, eagle rays, baby and adult sharks! The food was great and a real highlight for us was the private BBQ at Just Grill. Well worth the extra...

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OBLUbyAtmosphere, General Manager at OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli, responded to this review

Dear alexww13, Many thanks for your excellent review of OBLU by Atmosphere at Helegeli. All the colleagues are thrilled to know that they have been able to provide you with a 5* feeling and all are happy meeting you again on your next trip to OBLU. With best regards, Rein W.M. van Zandvoort General Manaqer

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just Came back from a week of holidays. We Have been to maldives for 9 time but first time at oblu. Best stay so far in Maldives . From welcome till waving to us while leaving , everything was perfect and paced out . our villa has access to beach and view in evening was out of world . food...

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OBLUbyAtmosphere, General Manager at OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli, responded to this review

Dear besssi1964, Thank you for your recent stay here with us at OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli. It is a pleasure to read your positive feedback and the entire team is equally pleased with it. Looking forward meeting you again on your next trip to the Maldives, wishing you a wonderful Festive Season in advance! With best regards, Rein W.M....

Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank so much Oblu, my husband and I we were the best honeymoon in your lovely and charming island!!. Thank to all the staff all of you are the best host. The beach, the food, the people, the room everything was perfect, definitely we need to come back again!!!. 7 days in the paradise definitely. Thanks a lot!!!

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OBLUbyAtmosphere, Acting General Manager at OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli, responded to this review

Dear Carolina L, Thank you for review of your recent stay here at OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli. We are so happy you chose to spend such an important and memorable time with us celebrating your honeymoon. We do hope you come back and visit again soon! Maybe your anniversary? Kind Regards, Bill Ignatiadis Acting General Manager

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 16th to 26th Nov 2016 .Arrived by a 750hp speedboat that cut through the ocean with ease.At the harbour reception the staff lined up as if we were royalty to greet us.,this set the theme for the entire stay as at no point did I see any of the staff without a smile weather they were attending to...

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OBLUbyAtmosphere, Acting General Manager at OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli, responded to this review

Dear Paula M, Thank you for your extensive and lovely review of your recent stay with us here at OBLU by Atmospere at Helengeli. It is so heartfelt that you experienced a little part of our Paradise here in The Maldives. As you rightfully mentioned the food here prepared by our culinary team is also one of my favourites. I...

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our 8th visit to the Maldives - first time on Helengeli. After a warm welcome we were taken to our room even though it was only 10am. We chose a standard Beach VIlla which was perfect for our needs - the open bathroom was stunning. Our Room Boy, Haneef, was wonderful - a perfect gentleman who looked after us very...

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OBLUbyAtmosphere, Acting General Manager at OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli, responded to this review

Dear BevG, Many thanks for the lovely review of your recent stay with us at OBLU by Atmosphere Helengeli. It is very pleasing you enjoyed so many aspects of the resort and especially as a seasoned 8th time visitor to the Maldives. I am glad you also enjoyed the All - inclusive package we have to offer all of our...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived for a 2 week stay from 3rd - 17th Nov, 2016 and wow!!! what a place. We have holidayed on 3 other Maldivian islands over the last few years but this island was the best of the 4 for several reasons. We stayed in a deluxe beach bungalow, (Room 202) which was perfectly located with what felt like...

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OBLUbyAtmosphere, Acting General Manager at OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli, responded to this review

Dear Globetrotter2486, Thank you so very much for your extensive, informative and lovely review of your recent stay with us at OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli, it's so wonderful to see that you enjoyed so many aspects of the island and the resort. We really appreciate all the wonderful feedback for the hard-working team members and will be sure to...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stay here since 13. November and we are happy that we can enjoy this wonderful Resort with fantastic Rooms and a very nice housereef.All staff people are so friendly and attentive and always helpfully!!! Thank you very much. The food is excellent...but dangerous for the bodyweight. But therefore you can participate on a lot of activities. But the best...

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OBLUbyAtmosphere, Acting General Manager at OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli, responded to this review

Dear Jobcenter1, Many thanks for the lovely review of your recent stay with us at OBLU by Atmosphere Helengeli. It's very pleasing you enjoyed so many parts of the resort and also the special "Atmosphere" feeling our team loves to create for our guests. I will be sure to pass on your lovely feedback to Ashis and also Rein and...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first time to the beautiful Maldives and also our first ever trip without our children. We looked at the photographs and did our research. We were most definitely not disappointed by anything at Oblu. We arrived to an extremely warm welcome (the boat trip was a bit rough but we the day we arrived it was a...

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Dear Anna C, Please accept our thanks for your wonderful review of your recent stay at OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli. It's great to see were able to enjoy the wonderfull experiences that the Maldives and our resort has to offer. I will be sure to pass on your lovely feedback to the entire Food and Beverage team. We do...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Helengeli Island, located in North Male Atoll, renowned for its exotic House Reef, gets a full make-over! Opening on 01st November 2015, the island would be re-launched as OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengli and will showcase a trendy & vibrant Four Star superior resort! OBLU is a sub-brand of the up-and-coming Indian Ocean brand – Atmosphere Hotels & Resorts. The living spaces at the fully refurbished OBLU at Helengeli present contemporary design aesthetics whilst maintaining the quaint and cozy feel of an authentic Maldivian island holiday experience! To make it a complete package holiday, the resort would be offering a best in class All-Inclusive experience too! The resort offers a fantastic selection of world cuisine at the spacious main restaurant, The Spice, complete with live cooking stations and theme nights! Just Grill, the specialty restaurant, offers fresh seafood and meat on the grill surrounded by beautiful ocean views. Helen’s Bar is the hub of the island with comfortable seating, serene ocean views and a large exotic pool for guests to enjoy! Other facilities include an equipped gymnasium and recreation center, as well as a 24-7 Island boutique shop! The unique feature of Helengeli House Reef, is that it lies right at a primary entrance to the Atoll, in the middle of a Channel (channel on both sides of the island). Hence, fish life especially Pelagic (Predatory BIG fish like Sharks, Rays, Barracudas, Jackfish) are aplenty around the Reef, year-around! Helengeli House reef is probably one of the best locations in the Maldives for a perfect & exotic Channel Diving experience! An absolute highlight of the Helengeli House reef is the lobster cave at about 12 meters in depth, wherein over 50 lobsters reside! During a night dive, you can observe them swimming along the reef, looking for food. The entire reef comes alive at night with shrimp, nudibranchs, snails and crabs. In addition to the wonderful House reef dives, two of the top dive spots near Helengeli island are the Helengeli Thila and Helengeli Corner – just a few minutes away by boat. There are over 30 other dive sites within a 30 minute – 1 hour range including three ship wrecks! Operated by Atmosphere Aqua Club, the OBLU Dive center would be a full-fledged PADI certified center, with multi-lingual experienced dive personnel and equipped with modern equipment, technology and dive gear. Some legends just get better! ... more   less 

Additional Information about OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli

Address: 200094
Region: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > North Male Atoll > Helengeli Island
Price Range: $623 - $1,218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli 4.5*
Number of rooms: 116
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