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Makunudu Island

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Makunudu Island, Male
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Ranked #2 of 32 hotels in Male
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Zurich, Switzerland
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were looking for a quiet, unspoiled (without unnecessary luxury amenities) natural paradise and we found it on Makunudu! A small island with around 30 nice bungalows (some of them might need a little makeover) in natural setting, surrounded by trees and bushes. We had a great housereef on our side of the island (bungalow no 28) and could just... More

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St- Petersburg
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were very happy to spent 6 days on this small but charming island. There are only 36 twin villas, comfortable and spacefull, with open showers. All of them are quite near from the ocean, so the waves come to your door . There is a pleasant sandy bay with calm water in the south east part and also a... More

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We Spent 7 nights at Makunudu Island for our honeymoon at the end of February 2014, and it was simply spectacular!! From the moment we arrived everything was just perfect, we were greeted at the airport by extremely friendly representatives from Makunudu and escorted us to our speedboat. The sea was not the calmest, and in some places the trip... More

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Lugano, Switzerland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

No TV no radio, no noises just pure relax where you can actually enjoy a vacation by yourself. The staff is just amazing, you have your personal waiter for the whole stay. Food is perfect!!!!!! Actually I stayed on the island in 2011 just made my review a bit late! The reef is full of fishes and on the island... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

All round excellence and at a sensible price. Idea if you want beauty, peace and quiet and like swimming with a fantastic variety of marine life over a magnificent coral reef. The island is small in that you can walk right around it at the waters edge in 30 minutes. Food and service are good and going out on the... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We returned from or third visit to Makunudu three weeks ago and within a matter of days booked our fourth visit for this October. The food is even better than on our previous visits. The management and staff are all polite, attentive, and do all that they can to ensure you have a good holiday. If you are looking for... More

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Helsinki, Finland
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 7 nights at the resort. It was a wonderful start to our honeymoon. We normally travel backpacking so Makunudu was luxury for us but it was still laid back resort (not too formal). We reserved our stay straight for the Makunudu booking office, which was easy. On the island everything went nicely. Service was good and the food... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
24 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was our first time on Maldives and we were so happy to have chosen this island for our first 7 nights. Nothing is there you don't need (like a pool or a tv in your room), but everything is there which makes you happy and is essential for a peaceful and relaxed maldives holiday (spacious room with A/C and... More

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London, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

The perfect low key romantic island with 5* service and excellent food. After an exciting 50 minute speed boat ride you arrive on this paradise island to a very warm welcome and a delicious cocktail. Service is really first class, the bar staff (paricularly Habib), waiters and room staff (Saeed) are all friendly and nothing is too much trouble. The... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

We chose this island due to its excellent reviews and the fact the food was not buffet. We chose perfectly. We were here for 6 nights after a busy 9 day tour of Sri Lanka and it was just what we expected. We got allocated room 20 and were extremely happy, more private than most with good beach outside and... More

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Also Known As:
Makunudu Island Maldives/Male
Address: Makunudu Island, Male
Location: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > North Male Atoll > Male
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Male
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Makunudu Island 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Unique Bungalows set in the lush tropical vegetation and right on the sea front are built and furnished in a traditional style. The resort reflects the local character and vibrancy of the island environment. A bedroom with twin or queen-size bed and private sitting area. Open air private garden bathroom with shower and fresh hot & cold water, hair dryer, mini-bar, personal safe, IDD Telephone, Writing Desk, Wardrobe and Dressing Area, WC and Shower. ... more   less 
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