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Vivanta by Taj Coral Reef Maldives

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Hembudhu Island, North Male Atoll
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, NH
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Not only are the views thrilling (an entire wall of the restaurant is an aquarium with colorful fish, sea turtles, Sharks and other aquatic life swimming around), but the food is also excellent. Entrees are packed with flavor and fresh ingredients, cocktail glasses light up like a glow stick, and the service is upbeat. I recommend making a reservation to... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We went in feb, it is a beautiful places. Maldives a collection of islands is beautiful. The location of hotel like many hotels is Maldives is based on Island the ride to Hotel in boat super fun... The moment we reached, the front stafff had already ensured rooms were allotted and taken to our respective rooms. All rooms are beautiful... More 

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Vivanta C, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj Coral Reef Maldives, responded to this review

Dear arunrana2015 Thank you for choosing to stay with us & taking the time out to review our resort. It will be with great pleasure that I will share this feedback with all my colleagues & this will surely motivate them a lot. If you are looking at making another trip to our beautiful, private & serene water world, it... More 

United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a perfect place to visit for each one of us. I recommend this resort to all types of age groups, There is delicious food, lots of water sports to do, and many other activities. please dont forget to get photos from this lovely paradise.

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Vivanta C, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj Coral Reef Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Shelly N Thank you for choosing to stay with us & taking the time out to review our resort. It will be with great pleasure that I will share this feedback with all my colleagues & this will surely motivate them a lot. If you are looking at making another trip to our beautiful, private & serene water world,... More 

Oakland, California
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8 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here the first three days of our honeymoon. Its a 45 minute ride by boat and I found it to be really enjoyable and a beautiful ride. Overall we had a great experience at the resort. I found the service to be lacking a bit - we were often the only people at the pool... More 

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Vivanta C, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj Coral Reef Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Ashveena Thank you for choosing to stay with us & taking the time out to review our resort. Firstly, we apologize for the Inconvenience caused to you at our pool side. Its surely a one of case and we shall definitely re look into the services at the poolside. It will be with great pleasure that I will share... More 

United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is very beautiful. food is awesome. its my seincere suggestion to suggest you this property, lots of things to do and a perfect place to relax. I and my friends had lot of fun at this place. special thanks to all staffs and also Algira for being such a lovely guide for our holidays. other staffs from restaurants... More 

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Vivanta C, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj Coral Reef Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Yazdani S Thank you for choosing to stay with us & taking the time out to review our resort. It will be with great pleasure that I will share this feedback with all my colleagues, specially Algira & this will surely motivate them a lot. If you are looking at making another trip to our beautiful, private & serene... More 

United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a very good experience to stay at Vivanta by Taj Maldives. we have enjoyed the vacation to the fullest. we would like to come again if future perrmits. Algira have been an awesome host to all of us. Sidhant and Kannan have taken very good care of all of us. Thanks to your team for making us feel... More 

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Vivanta C, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj Coral Reef Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Naresh G Thank you for choosing to stay with us & taking the time out to review our resort. It will be with great pleasure that I will share this feedback with all my colleagues, specially Algira, Kannan & Siddhant, this will surely motivate them a lot. If you are looking at making another trip to our beautiful, private... More 

Maldives
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

beautiful place. we will surely come again. everything here was perfect. very peaceful place. we will recommend about this place to our friends. food was great and the staff was very corteous too . hope to see you again thank you all of you

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Vivanta C, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj Coral Reef Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Michael Anthony J Thank you for choosing to stay with us & taking the time out to review our resort. It will be with great pleasure that I will share this feedback with all my colleagues & this will surely motivate them a lot. If you are looking at making another trip to our beautiful, private & serene water... More 

Dubai
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had 4 very lazy days and nights at the Vivanta and 4 nights at the Taj exotica..and we enjoyed both hotels very much but for different reasons.. While the Taj is a luxury top end hotel..the Vivanta is more middle of the road...but the excellent proactive staff more than make up for it. I think by the time we... More 

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Vivanta C, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj Coral Reef Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Rubyscooby2009 Thank you for choosing to stay with us & taking the time out to review our resort. Firtsly, We apologize for the Inconvenience caused to you due to the Dyke work & the Air Conditioning. It will be with great pleasure that I will share this feedback with all my colleagues, specially, Shaaz & Olena, this will surely... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Vivanta staff were without exception excellent. We were greeted by name everywhere we went and were made to feel special during our 4 day stay. We stayed in a very comfortable over water villa and enjoyed superb sunsets from the balcony. The resort is quite rustic with very good facilities and good food and drinks options. The stingray and... More 

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Vivanta C, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj Coral Reef Maldives, responded to this review

Dear David1611 Thank you for choosing to stay with us & taking the time out to review our resort. It will be with great pleasure that I will share this feedback with all my colleagues & this will surely motivate them a lot. If you are looking at making another trip to our beautiful, private & serene water world, it... More 

Kazan, Russia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came to Vivanta by Taj to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary and it was amazing stay. From first step to resort we been impressed with the way how front office staff Kashish and Mia welcomed us with drinks and cold towels. Everybody had been extremely friendly, attentive and kind. Villa was very clean, modern, spacious, fresh and had a... More 

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Vivanta C, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj Coral Reef Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Vilmir2015 Thank you for choosing to stay with us & taking the time out to review our resort. It will be with great pleasure that I will share this feedback with all my colleagues, specially, Kashish, Mia, Nazeer, Lou, Dennis, Moii, Nghaka, Parveen, Adam, Regina, Zaki, Olena, Emily, Shaaz, Kannan, Najhaa, Hussain and the Kitchen Team, this will surely... More 

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