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Equator Village

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Gan Island
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Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Gan Island
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
209011Carol Truro, United Kingdom
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Truro, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my 3rd visit to the Maldives and my first time on Gan. I found the Equator village a delight, the beaches though small were lovely clean sand, the swimming pool with swim up bar superb. The attention of the staff second to none my room was cleaned every day to perfection. The food although not a lot of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I traveled here from 20th November 2014 (14 days) as a solo traveler, I booked through Monarch Airlines, however it was managed by Cosmos, a last minute “use it or lose it” holiday very little information sent before departure, I had to chase for information and was assured that I would be met along the way and transfers would be... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just back from two weeks at the Equator Village in Gan. Having not booked the holiday ourselves, we had the benefit of no pre conceptions, concerns or views on what to expect. We found the Hotel clean, comfortable and well maintained, even during heavy downpours!! The food was better than I would have expected, Ali's soups are excellent. Night fishing... More 

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Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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35 reviews 35 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This was our 3rd visit to the Maldives and most of the critic we have read cannot be confirmed. There will always be complainers. We went there for 3 weeks and have to say it was great value for money. The Hotel itself is made up of rows of bungalows divided into rooms that have a bathroom, a safe and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Just returned from two weeks at equator village and we loved it. After reading some of the reviews was,t sure what to expect but we were so surprised ! The rooms were pleasant and very comfortable tea and coffee facilities provided and replenished daily clean towels and beach towels every day.the food was also good not loads to choose from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Just had the most amazing holiday here. I was a little worried after reading the reviews but i didnt have to worry, from the minute we arrived we were treated very well, the staff were a real credit to this hotel. The gardens in the hotel are stunning and well maintained,a real pleasure to sit in. We had a few... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Maybe one of the best places I've been to , we came on the 3rd August the low season there was possibly 18 people staying at the hotel and the staff made us feel like kings and queens , nothing was a problem ,food was class I love curries and was not disappointed , the staff from the cleaners to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Equator Village is the perfect place to really explore the local way of life in the Maldives. It's setting inside the former RAF base is secluded and very private. The area is full of all varieties of vegetation and mature trees, some of which cannot be found anywhere else in the Maldives (since they were originally planted by the British... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

After living in the Maldives for many years, I finally had the opportunity to visit Addu and decided to stay at Equator Village. The first thing I´d like to point out is that, unlike most resorts in this country, this place gives you the opportunity to experience the local culture any time you want as it is connected to local... More 

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Lasko, Slovenia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

This was my third time in Maldives, different regarding the first two times, when I was on Kuramathi island and on Fun island. Those two are strictly for tourism, while Equator is also inhabited with locals - on the other islands, connected with bridges. I was disappointed with the beach here,there was a lot of grass on the beach and... More 

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Address: Gan Island
Location: Maldives > Addu Atoll > Gan Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Equator Village 3*
Number of rooms: 78
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Also Known As:
Equator Village Hotel Gan
Equator Village Seenu Atoll
Equator Village Maldives/Gan Island

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