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Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

The perfect place for a honeymoon. Perfect from the start till the end. We booked the water bungalow no. 813, specious with good amenities looking over the indian ocean. Clear crystal water all over the island with good reef to see under the water. Beach is calm crystal clear water and surrounded by trees. Water sports are available but quite...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time sharing your “Honeymoon” experience at Chaaya Island Dhonveli. We appreciate hearing from you. We are so delighted to hear that you had a wonderful honeymoon with us and that we were able to accommodate your special needs to your satisfaction. We also wish to thank you for considering and acknowledging...

Oswestry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 May 2015

We travelled to this island last September 2014, for my 65th Birthday, our second visit to the Maldives, we had an over water bungalow, which was amazing, we were right on the end on the sea side, we saw sharks, turtles, rays, so many fish, and also a very large shark, what an experience, and also an octopus living at...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It's lovely to hear from you! Were glad that we were able to provide you a memorable and wonderful stay. Thank you very much for your positive feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and the marine life right under your bungalows. The amazing review will definitely be shared to the entire team and this will...

Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

On arriving we were greeted and went straight to our water villa. Could do with an update but clean and tidy & very spacious, out on the decking you had an amazing view of Indian Ocean. I am speechless on how lovely L it was,only problem in the villa was no long mirrors I had to stand on the seat...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time sharing your wonderful review of your stay with us. We're happy to read that you had such a great honeymoon here. It really matters to us that all of our guests leave feeling happy so your feedback is really helpful to us in being able to serve our guests better. As for...

Muscat, Oman
Reviewed 27 May 2015

We were at Chaaya and our stay was nothing short of absolute bliss.. We would completely recommend this resort to anyone who is going there. The variety of food was quite commendable and the local food served was great as well. The staff were very friendly and always ready to help. We would definitely go there again

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It was a pleasure to have you with us. Thank you for taking the time to share with us how much you enjoyed your stay. We are delighted and happy to learn that we were able to make you feel welcomed and well looked after as well as provided a comfortable and memorable stay experience. We will passed...

Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

Just got back from chaaya island dhonveli yesterday... Such a lovely island, staff are just brilliant! Only thing i would say is that all inclusive is more like half board in the way of drinks.. Not many cocktails and included and some mixers you have to pay for such as cranberry juice. Overall we had a great time. Thank you...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are delighted to learn that you had a wonderful stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to share how much you enjoyed your time. We wish to extend to you our sincerest thanks for describing the service of our team as brilliant. Your kind words are humbling and motivating. Will make sure to share your...

Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Absolutely fantastic. Got back a couple of days ago, and it is literally... paradise. I don't really know where to start to be honest. But... Straight from the word go, the airport in Male is very small but very efficient, as soon as you're out of the airport you're greeted by your travel company to sort the transfers (No complaints,...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Wow, what an absolutely amazing review! It is a true delight to read your kind words describing your experience with us and the practical points are very helpful for future guests to read and truly valuable to us. Thank you so much for your kind and highly motivating words at Chaaya Island Dhonveli. The description of your experience...

Norfolk, England
Reviewed 25 May 2015

First off I would like to thank Moosa for looking after us exceedingly well during our stay at Chaaya Island Dhonveli, He was extreemly attentive to our needs, and indeed everyone else's in the restaurant, we cannot fault his service during our two weeks stay. Also I would like to thank The Salad Guy, The Bacon Guy and The Egg...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It's wonderful to hear from you again. Welcome back! It's always a pleasure to be of service to Chaaya Island Dhonveli patron. You are very kind to describe the service of Moosa as brilliant. Your graciousness will continue to inspire and motivate the team most specially Moosa. Thank you very much for taking the time to recognize our...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

If you're looking for a thoroughly relaxing holiday this is the island for you. We stayed in an over water villa for 11 nights and it was everything we had hoped for and more. Firstly the staff are all very friendly, even while doing the most tedious chores like carefully brushing the leaves away from paths to help keep the...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It was a joy to have you with us and to receive this “Chaaya, highly recommended” feedback, WOW! Thank you! Thank you for your positive feedback on our guest room, amenities, and culinary offerings. It was a pleasure we were able to create wonderful memories for your stay. It sounds like you had a wonderful time. We wish...

Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

Just returned home from a 9 night stay in paradise. When arrived we was upgraded to a over water suite,which was lovely bright and plenty of room. Only gripe a very hot bathroom!! Beautiful views across lagoon and plenty of sea life.Restaurant looked over sea which served excellent food,a lot of food was cooked as you wanted it and to...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It was very lovely to have you with us especially on your special occasion. Thank you for spending your special day at Chaaya Island Dhonveli. Were glad that our team took the extra mile to make the both of you feel well taken care of. It’s wonderful to hear that you had an amazing time and enjoyed your...

Chatham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 May 2015

Landed Male 8 am after travelling for more than 20 hours, and taken to island within an hour and a half. Welcomed by reception given a brief chat. To be followed by your room is still occupied and will not be ready until 1.30 at least. You can wait in the bar or we have a waiting room. Its 33...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We appreciate you taking the time sharing your experience and feedback on Trip Advisor, and will look into the same, as we are focused on continuous improvements of the services rendered and standards maintained. Your feedback is highly valuable to us. Thank you for highlighting your points of challenges. We wish to thank you also for choosing to...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives is Kaafu Atoll's best-kept secret for its world famous surf point known as Pasta Point. Located in the heart of the best surf areas, the island is a paradise for water sports lovers. Surfing, Diving, Snorkeling, Canoeing, Pedalo are hot favorites while Outdoor sports such as Tennis, Beach Volley Ball and Badminton are also available. This exqusite island resort offers lavish living spaces with 148 stylish rooms and six restaurants and bars. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives

Address: Kanuoiy Huraa (Formerly Chaaya Island Dhonveli)
Region: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > North Male Atoll > Farukolhufushi Island
Price Range: ₹ 18,043 - ₹ 51,817 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives 4*
Number of rooms: 148
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Also Known As:
Chaaya Island Dhonveli Hotel North Male Atoll
Chaaya Island Dhonveli Resort
Dhonveli Beach Spa
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