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Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa Maldives

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Was my best ever experience. Hospitality , food , diving , snorkeling , main restaurant was the best. Very romantic. Stuff are really friendly , decent and helpful. Water villa was amazing , you can just jump into a great snorkeling experience. Dice center was very professional along with experienced stuff.

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

Dear Ramy I Thank you for a brief review of your recent stay at our lovely resort. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and experienced our resorts diverse and luxurious offerings. Please do recommend us to family and friends and we hope to see you return to stay with us in the near future. Yours sincerely, Allwyn...

Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Have a great vacation at Shangri-La's Villingili Resort Maldives, highly recommended. We were staying at the water villa which is very spacious and well appointed. We have a magnificent view of the ocean from our room and the beautiful sunset comes as a bonus. The water is crystal clear and comes with different shades of green and blue. We could...

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

Dear Anissa, Thank you for a lovely review of your stay at our resort. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and experienced our resorts diverse and luxurious offerings. The Water Villa is undoubtedly one of my favorites, as it offers the best in everything - luxurious and well appointed interiors, spectacular panoramic views of the Indian Ocean...

Chennai, India
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is nothing less to paradise.....still staying here on the water villa for the 2nd night and moving to the pool villa for the next 2 days....im in a hurry to review this place and falling short of words to describe this property ......everything is great from the time we arrived at Gan airport....so well trained and efficient staff.....the person...

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

Dear Bhat72, Thank you for a fantastic review of your current stay at our resort. It was a pleasure meeting you and your family at breakfast today and You have beautifully captured the true spirit of our resort and the essence of Maldives with your fabulous review. Your detailed review of your experience at our resort is our moment of...

Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Room was beautiful with a nice pool, but the entrance to the ocean/beach in front of our property was not easy given all the rocks and seaweeds washed over by the sea. We had a fantastic time thanks to the great diving centre the property has, run by a great team and led by Matteo Lingua, a fantastic professional guy....

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

Dear MatteoMarinelli, Thank you for your frank and forthright review of your stay at our resort, I have noted your detailed feedback especially regarding the quality of food you experienced during your stay. I will certainly convey your words of praise and appreciation to my Dive and water sports team and also my Spa team. Please note that over the...

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Shangri-La from in February 2017 on our 25th Marriage Anniversary. The experience of our stay has made our celebration one of the best experiences of our lives. Everything was exceptional right from the smallest detail to the principal moments were taken care of by the warm and friendly members of the staff, giving us probably the...

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

Dear Amal S, Thank you for your marvelous review of your 25th Wedding Anniversary stay at our resort. You have beautifully captured the true spirit of our resort and the essence of Maldives with your detailed review. Our villas are one of the largest in all of Maldives. Our views are breathtaking and yet diverse. Our resort offers guests turquoise-blue...

Dubai
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can't expect more than this.... This island have everything we need for an escape cations. Beautiful beaches, great home coral reef, diving spots, lagoons, forest, privacy, luxury, water sports, 🏌, spa, and many more.. 5 days definitely not enough 😥... Today is our 3rd day... another 2 days to spend. This resort and spa is good for every type of...

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

Dear Smartmomways, Thank you for your short and sweet review of our resort. From landing in Male to arriving at our resort we have worked on every stage to ensure guests comfort. There is a saying out there, that “it’s always wise to see the end before your begin”. I strongly believe that there is a great reward waiting after...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for an exclusive holiday, nothing could be better than choosing Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa, Maldives. You can reach the nearest airport the Gan International Airport with  SriLankan Airlines which has been currently operating 4 flights weekly CMB to GAN and will offer several connections from South East Asia , China, Japan and UK. The resort...

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

Dear SMITHA D, Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed and glowing review of your recent stay at our resort. We are pleased that you seem to have had a memorable holiday with us and experienced our diverse and luxurious offerings. Your review will certainly help future guests get an idea of our resort its facilities...

Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I spent a lot of time researching and oh my goodness this hotel was far better than we can ever had imagined - exactly as the professional pictures show! We got married on the beach and the staff went above and beyond to make everyday perfect. The rooms are stunning (we live in dubai and like 5*...

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

Dear hannah_e_shepherd, It is an absolute delight to learn that we exceeded your expectations for your wedding celebration here at Shangri-La's Villingili Resort & Spa - thank you for choosing us for such an important occasion! Your acknowledgement of our staff going above and beyond to make everyday perfect for you is a compliment that we highly appreciate - thank...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was lovely stay at Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa, Maldives, every thing is very good and I love that they taking care of the details that make me happy and I feel that I spend a Days in Heaven.

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

Dear Guest, Wow - we are deeply humbled by the likening of your experience here to 'Heaven'. Thank you for the 5* review! We are glad you appreciated our service staff's attention to detail, and everything was good in your experience. It is our pleasure to have provided you a happy retreat here at Shangri-La's Villingili Resort & Spa. We...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an exceptional resort in an amazing part of the Maldives! My wife and I have been to the Maldives three times before, also to other amazing 5* resorts - the Shangri La's uniqueness is that it is south of the equator, further away from Male and, consequently, is more pristine and offers easier and better opportunities to see...

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Dear MD G, Sunny greetings from the Maldives! Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed and glowing review of your recent stay at the Shangri-La's Villingili Resort & Spa. We are extremely pleased that you seem to have had a memorable holiday with us - and even supported our efforts at protecting the marine environment by...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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
Room types
  • Suites
  • 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)
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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: ₹ 37,691 - ₹ 1,17,375 (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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“All water villas are superb!”
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“Water villa is highly recommended”
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“We loved the water villas. Villa 112 had great snorkeling and sunset view.”
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“Villa 129 fantastic - small beach but very private as nobody walks or kayaks past. Also very close to the kids club, restaurant and pool”
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“We think our pool villa offered more privacy versus the overwater villas.”
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