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Kandolhu Maldives

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London, UK
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You know when you're looking on Trip Advisor before booking a hotel and see loads of good reviews. Well when I looked up Kandolhu I saw nothing but glowing reviews and thought the hotel can't match up to this. Guess what? It exceeded it. All those glowing reviews, they're all correct. This is simply the best the Maldives have to...

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a review of our 4th visit to Kandolhu. I cannot emphasise enough how unusual it is for us to go back somewhere twice, let alone 4 times ….. And within a week of returning home, we booked our 5th trip for May 2017; nowadays we just squeeze in other holidays in between our regular ‘fix’ of Kandolhu. Marc...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

we stayed 2 weeks at the Kandolhu for our honeymoon. we loved every minute of our stay. this hotel is almost perfect. we stayed at a the pool villa no. 1 which is very private and we enjoyed the wonderful, white sandy beach in front of our villa. the nice reef was just 2 steps away. some babysharks and turtles...

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My husband and I couldn’t stop smiling from the moment we arrived to Kandolhu, where upon arrival we were greeted by the hospitality staff and served a delicious chilled mango juice. We stayed there during the Christmas holidays and very much enjoyed the private feeling of the island. The food was delicious and was prepared with care, as well aa...

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Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having stayed in 14+ resorts all 5+ plus - we know whats out there. Kandolhu is right up there with the big boys. A tiny island - perfect location - staff at all levels are wonderful friendly and helpful - Snorkelling was magnificent on just one snorkelling experience of an hour around the house reef we saw 6 turtles +...

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3Thank Stevechappell07
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 5 nights in this paradise in mid December and stayed in villa 202 over the water. I am a fan of SLH and Kandolhu is definitely one of the best properties. On the second we were off from the speedboat everything we seen wowed us utterly. The jetty, white sanded beach and crystal clear water .... and we...

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Stowmarket, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little piece of heaven on earth. This is one of the smallest islands in the Maldives yet we still seemed to have total privacy. Our beach villa was well appointed with a well stocked wine and spirit selection in addition to the well stocked fridge. We loved the sweet treats that awaited us every evening when we returned to...

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5Thank Helen H
Sydney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I just got back from a 6 day trip from Kandolhu, and it was everything we had hoped of and more. If you are looking for a relaxing beach get away, where the hardest choice you'll have to face each day is "snorkel or relax?", this is the place for you. We stayed in an Over Water...

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is no other island in the Maldives which is intimate, almost circular and without the annoying wave breakers. All paired with amazing food and the feeling of spending your vacation at a friends place rather than in a hotel. Special thanks to Marc LeBlanc and Laura Robinson, as well as to Niluka, Trisna, Hashim and all the gardeners, which...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had 5 nights in water villa 206. It was an excellent holiday. Mark and Laura and their exceptional staff are everything you would expect to find one of the best small hotels in the world that we have stayed in. Its hard to find the superlatives about this resort but a word of caution. This is...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The best kept secret in the Maldives - Kandolhu is tiny yet it encapsulates luxury and bespoke service presented in rich Maldivian hospitality. Ringed by a stunning house reef with thriving marine life complete with wide stretch of white sandy beaches, Kandolhu makes for an idyllic getaway. Five distinct villas are your choices for slumber. Inspired by contemporary Maldivian architecture, all villas are lavish and unique in its own way. They come adorned with world class furnishings complete with modern technology to offer you the perfect home for your stay with us. For the top Kandolhu experience, book an Ocean Pool Villa with its spacious living space, "glass box" bathroom and the promise of breathtaking views of the sun setting over the Indian Ocean. Embark on gourmet journeys at four fine restaurants. Create your own quintessential Maldivian experience on Kandolhu with the Ultimate Inclusions package. Dine at a restaurant of your choice as you enjoy over 30 globally accredited old and new world wines, tropical cocktails, and a spectrum of premium spirits that are just some of the perks included in this package. World class dive sites are within easy reach of Kandolhu, where amazing encounters of the deep is made easy. Snorkel in the house reef and meet resident turtles. Tour the island whilst paddling a kayak or a stand up paddleboard, and come evening engage in a fluo night snorkelling. Invigorate your mind, body and soul at Varu Spa, and uncover complete wellness. Select sensual therapies from our signature product line, Voya an organic product range made from hand harvested seaweed. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kandolhu Maldives

Address: North Ari Atoll
Region: Maldives > Alifu Atoll > North Ari Atoll
Price Range: ₹ 60,041 - ₹ 1,58,952 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Kandolhu Maldives 5*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Kandholhu Island Hotel North Ari Atoll
Kandholhu Island Resort And Spa
Kandolhu Maldives North Ari Atoll
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#1 Spa Hotel in North Ari Atoll
#1 On the Beach Hotel in North Ari Atoll
#1 Luxury Hotel in North Ari Atoll
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“Beach Pool Villa”
 of 5 bubbles safraviaggi, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“House reef”
 of 5 bubbles CBCBUX, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Go for an oceanview pool room, room 211 has the most unobstructed views”
 of 5 bubbles Jefftastic, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“water cottege”
 of 5 bubbles 788rosek, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Villas 101 to 105 avoid heat of the afternoon as east facing.”
  • Beautiful garden leading onto beach
  • Outdoor relaxation
  • Lush, private garden
 of 5 bubbles rachelandronb, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
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