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Chennai, India
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

The rooms are bit smaller, but this is a common problem in male, but the maintenance is good, when i checked in water is not coming in the pipes, I reported immediately the change to lower floor and saying on Fridays during prayer time the municipality stops the water hence pressure will not be there but it is OK after...

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Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 12 March 2016

I really enjoyed my stay here. I got here really early in the morning and the staff seemed to be concerned that I was chilling in the lobby (they didn't have any of my 'level, of rooms available yet), so they sent me to an unoccupied room until my room was ready, so I wouldn't be in lobby. When I...

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Maldives
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Centrally located, walking distance to most places, friendly & accommodating staff, comfortable beds, which you don't find alot of in Male. Clean & maintained well with a great selection of drinks & snacks in rooms. And of course my favourite...the roof top pool! One of only 2 in Male! And they are also very reasonably priced! I am recommending to...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 12 August 2015

PROS - welcome drinks and cold towels. i realized this was a norm for maldives hotels. - clean room and clean bathroom (very important to me) - helpful staff especially in looking for a taxi as they said taxis usually tend to rip off tourists so they booked a taxi for us. - walkable distance from ferry terminal coming from...

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Mysuru (Mysore), India
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

The hotel was clean and amenities were adequate enough for the price. The staffs were all helful but would love to mention the Bangladeshi housemen whose name i dont remember. But the default is the satellite connection always use to go off. No wifi .. i had to buy a dongle to get my work done.

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1Thank Nayaz A
Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 22 February 2015

I stayed here about one week for business. Location is central and convinient. Room is simple but clean, and price is affordable. Its service is rather weak. My room was cleaned for the first time on Day 4 only after I complained. Room was not cleaned on Day 2, but I let it go because I slept there only one...

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5Thank LaLa430
Reviewed 28 November 2014 via mobile

Always take this hotel for shopping. Very convient to buy things and all.shops near specially magidimagu!!!! Breakfast is very delicious!!!! So nice hotel. Easy to find. Price also reasonable!!! Near the hotel u can recharge ur phone easy and hairshop also very near

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 19 November 2014 via mobile

We had booked to stay at this hotel, when we arrived the doors were locked and there was no one in sight, we called hotel numerous times wit no answer & knocked on the door for over 45 minutes, a local told us they had closed the hotel as someone had tried to jump off the roof, I understand this...

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5Thank Tommy C
Reviewed 12 October 2014 via mobile

We would like to thank the courteous staff at this hotel for taking care of us from the minute we arrived at male' airport until we left. We were greeted by the operations manger, Asif, who made our stay a personal guest in excellence. Not only were we treated to five star personalised service, we also had the pleasure of...

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Swiss Alps, Switzerland
Reviewed 11 October 2014 via mobile

Clean and nice room and shower. Big bathroom..Nice restaurant..great TV channels big TVs .there is tea coffee making facilities.extraordinary friendly and helpful staff very much attention to details if I ever go Male again I will definitely go there again...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Central Boutique Inn is an established Male’ capital city of Maldives, and has been in operation for the last eleven years as Dhoveli Inn ,The Boutique Inn at Villa Shabnamee. After taking possession and a brief period of becoming established, we started operating roof top swimming pool for our in house guest and added a multi cuisine restaurant to ensure a steady flow of customers (tourists and locals) through its doors. The past two owners had owned the property for five or to six years each; the business has not been operated to its fullest capacity and was run down. Central Boutique Inn is now operated and managed by Holiday Night Pvt. Ltd a family owned company. Central Boutique Inn is a B&B boutique hotel located in Male’ city capital of Maldives was originally built in 2004. We offer twelve wonderfully furnished rooms to guests who want to stay at male’ city with attached bedrooms with room and toilet amenities. We have a full-service restaurant, a roof top swimming pool. The buildings have undergone a number of restorations and we plan more, possibly adding a spa and gym. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Central Boutique Inn

Address: G.Villa Shabnamee,, Handhuvarudhey Goalhi, Male 20101 (Formerly The Boutique Inn at Villa Shabnamee)
Region: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > North Male Atoll > Male
Price Range: ₹ 5,982 - ₹ 8,334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Central Boutique Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
The Boutique Inn At Villa Shabnamee Hotel Male
Central Boutique Inn Maldives/Male
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