Kandolhu Island

Alifu Atoll (North Ari Atoll), Kandolhu, Maldives

Highlights

  • Adult-oriented island!
  • Beautiful house reef completely surrounding the island!
  • Several dive sites within close proximity!
  • Rejuvenate at the Varu Spa.

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About

The Short & Sweet

  • Who. Lovey doveys, newlyweds and small families looking for a rejuvenating ocean blue holiday.

  • What. Experience the ultimate bespoke comfort at Kandolhu. This resort is Maldives’ best kept secret thus far; flanked by wide sandy beaches and home to one of the most colourful and lively house reef in the region. With 30 villas of five different types to choose from, there’s something for every traveler at Kandolhu – from couples and honeymooners to small families with children and trios of friends. What’s most important is the unparalleled luxury that is presented to guests of the resort. The Jacuzzi Beach Villas are ideal for hot tub-lovers and larger groups can go for the Pool Villas, which come with a private pool. For a full-fledged ocean experience, the Ocean homes are simply perfect – featuring a location over the water, with direct access to the Indian Ocean. The dining options at Kandolhu are plentiful with fresh seafood and produce as well as Italian and Mediterranean delights. In addition, Banzai offers canopy dining with flavoursome sushi if you’re looking for an Asian palate.

  • Why. Complimentary water sports equipments with prior reservation for all Kandolhu guests. Boutique on-site offering local goods and souvenirs. VOYA bathroom amenities are provided. Holistic wellness and spa menu at Varu Spa with VOYA products. There’s also a fitness room at the resort.

FYI

  • The resort is located 70 kilometres South West of Male’ in North Ari Atoll.

  • Return seaplane transfers from Male’ International Airport, USD 400 per adult, USD 240 per child, subject to applicable GST. Kindly be informed that Seaplane transfers are mandatory for all our guests and we do not have Speedboat transfers.

  • Customised Maldivian vow renewals can be arranged upon request.

  • Basic First Aid is available on the island. Nearest medical clinic is 30 minutes away in Kuramathi Island.

  • UK sockets are used in all the rooms. Multi adapters are also available upon request.

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet is available in several public areas and the villas. Laptops are available for use FOC at the reception. It is strictly for use at the reception only.

  • Smoking is prohibited in all villas. All restaurants are non-smoking restaurants, designated smoking areas are located outside the restaurants.

  • USD 6 nett Green/Environmental tax surcharge (not included in the room rate) is required per person per night and is payable directly to the hotel from 1st Nov 2015 onwards.

  • À La Carte Dining Supplement applicable over Bed & Breakfast rate:

    • USD 100 per person per night, USD 50 per child per night, subject to 10% service charge and applicable GST; and includes: Breakfast, lunch, dinner at any of our 4 intimate, à la carte gourmet restaurants, during their opening hours.

    • Lobster dishes, Villa Dining and Beach Dining are not included.

    • Applicable for stay from now to 10 January 2016.

  • Ultimate Inclusions Supplement applicable over Bed & Breakfast rate:

    • USD 150 per person per night, USD 75 per child per night, subject to 10% service charge and applicable GST; and includes:

    • Breakfast, lunch, dinner at any of our 4 intimate, à la carte gourmet restaurants, during their opening hours. Over 30 handpicked, international wines and sparkling wines included, available at all 4 restaurants and Vilu Bar, and included in your very own villa wine chiller. Wide range of international branded premium spirits available in-villa and all outlets, preferred pricing on ultra-premium spirits, extensive martini / cocktail list and European beers. All soft drinks, juices, smoothies, specialty coffees and premium teas, mineral water. 10% discount on all Varu Spa treatments. One private Snorkelling Tour around Kandolhu house reef with guide aboard Stingray speedboat, including use of Sunset Pavilion, OR one Champagne + Canapé Sunset cruise, once per person per stay. Complimentary snorkelling equipment and unlimited usage of a wide range of non-motorised water sports

    • Applicable for stay from now to 10 January 2016.

Fine Print

Details

  • Rates are inclusive of Bed & Breakfast for double Occupancy, where a buffet breakfast is available at The Market.

  • USD 6 nett Green/Environmental tax surcharge (not included in the room rate) is required per person per night and is payable directly to the hotel from 1st Nov 2015 onwards.

À La Carte Dining Supplement applicable over Bed & Breakfast rate:

  • USD 100 per person per night, USD 50 per child per night, subject to 10% service charge and applicable GST; and includes: Breakfast, lunch, dinner at any of our 4 intimate, à la carte gourmet restaurants, during their opening hours.

  • Lobster dishes, Villa Dining and Beach Dining are not included.

  • Applicable for stay from now to 10 January 2016.

Ultimate Inclusions Supplement applicable over Bed & Breakfast rate:

  • USD 150 per person per night, USD 75 per child per night, subject to 10% service charge and applicable GST; and includes:

  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner at any of our 4 intimate, à la carte gourmet restaurants, during their opening hours. Over 30 handpicked, international wines and sparkling wines included, available at all 4 restaurants and Vilu Bar, and included in your very own villa wine chiller. Wide range of international branded premium spirits available in-villa and all outlets, preferred pricing on ultra-premium spirits, extensive martini / cocktail list and European beers. All soft drinks, juices, smoothies, specialty coffees and premium teas, mineral water. 10% discount on all Varu Spa treatments. One private Snorkelling Tour around Kandolhu house reef with guide aboard Stingray speedboat, including use of Sunset Pavilion, OR one Champagne + Canapé Sunset cruise, once per person per stay. Complimentary snorkelling equipment and unlimited usage of a wide range of non-motorised water sports

  • Applicable for stay from now to 10 January 2016.

Child Policy & Extra Bedding

  • Children below 2 years are considered infants and are NOT accepted at the resort.

  • Children below 12 years are not accepted in Ocean Villas and Ocean Pool Villas.

  • Children from 2 years to 11 years are considered as Child and will be charged extra 25% of double room rate.  

  • Children 12 years and above are considered as Adults and will be charged extra 35% of double room rate.

  • Extra adult is chargeable and the cost varies with season. Please email contact@theluxenomad.com for rates.

Airport Transfers to the Resort

  • Transfers from Male International Airport to the resort is usually scheduled between 0600 hrs to 1530 hrs. There are no evening or night transfers to resort. For arrivals in the evening/night, it would be recommended to book an overnight stay at a hotel in Male before joining the first available transfers for the next day. Please let us know details of the overnight stay in Male' latest 72 hrs prior to arrival and we will communicate the transfer timings through this hotel.

  • Please meet the airport representative at Universal Resorts counter number 4, located opposite of arrival terminal.

  • The resort's Airport Hosts will greet you on arrival, check you in for your seaplane, which is combined flight, and escort you to the terminal featuring a dedicated Lounge for you to relax in whilst you wait for your flight. Refreshments and complimentary internet access are offered here.

  • Please note that the baggage limit on the seaplane is 20 kgs per person and 5 kgs hand luggage. Excess baggage would be charged at USD 4++ per kg. Trolley bags are restricted to carry on, as over head cabins are not available on the seaplanes. Allowed maximum weight for 01 piece hand luggage is 5 kgs and check in luggage is 31 kgs.

  • Then guests will take a 25 minute seaplane ride that offers an unforgettable bird’s eye view of the stunning atolls below. At the seaplane platform, you will be met by the Guest Services team and a quick 10 minutes speed boat ride will take you to Kandolhu Island.

  • Return seaplane transfers from Male’ International Airport, USD 400 per adult, USD 240 per child, subject to applicable GST. Kindly be informed that Seaplane transfers are mandatory for all our guests and we do not have Speedboat transfers.

  • Airport representatives are available at the airport from 0630hrs to 1700hrs.

  • Current GST is 8%. From 1st Nov 2014 will be revised to 12% GST.

Check-in & Check-out

  • Check-in: 2pm

  • Check-out: 12pm

Amenities & Services

  • Garden
  • Gym/Fitness Facilities
  • Kids Club
  • Pool (Kids)
  • Pool - Outdoor
  • Poolside Bar
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Steamroom
  • Tennis Court
  • Water Sports (motorized)
  • Water Sports (non-motorized)
  • Bar
  • Coffee Shop
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Restaurants
  • Salon
  • Shops
  • WiFi - Throughout Property
  • Currency Exchange
  • 24-hour Reception/Operator Service