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Surf View Hotel

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Majeedhi Magu, Male 20006
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014
11031985 Male
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

First I've never written a review until now cz it was so awful. I should have read reviews before on booking agoda and here ad others warned about some of the problems. I arrived they failed to pick me up and still charge me 10 USD when it is only 1 dollar ferry ride and 1 dollar taxi or just... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I fallen for the Hotel Name :) Well, Its just a sea view if you got a good room. I got 4th floor room - No Lift. Painful walk to go upto 4 floor. Breakfast is 2 Bread slice,Omlet & Coffee that's all. No Wifi in rooms. Not even worked in reception area.They cannot arrange any sight seeing trips. Only... More

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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Good name - but unfortunately no good views - some construction, rubbish on the roof tops... Room was small, AC so loud and water after having shower was staying in bathroom...after we asked fo another room - the same evening we mooved to much better room. Definetely they need to pain the walls, clean the corridors, change not working AC...... More

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Tampa, Florida
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49 reviews 49 reviews
32 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We stayed 3 nights. The price is right, but the rooms are tiny, the showers have not curtain or boundaries. Breakfast is included, it's simple but adequate. The service is very good, but they only clean the room if you ask them to. All of the staff spoke English. The wifi worked in the dining room, so the rooms nearer... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Good points - the staff were nice and very helpful after I left something in the room and had to return for it a few days later - so thank you. Also, was reasonably priced for day use. However - was a bit surprised to have a room with no windows. Felt like I was in a box. However the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

I can say that the rating of the hotel itself is average more like poor. Food is not so good, beds are average. It would be good if the owner make renovation like painting the walls, refresh all the bed sheds and mattresses with new one, to get new towels, and to have shampoo and shower gel in the room.It... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

This hotel is in need of major refurbishing! Cracked and messy scuffed walls all throughout the hotel. No elevator with a dark, narrow, and unventilated stairway. Bathroom towels were obviously overused, old & stained! No bath mats. Bathroom and room were not cleaned properly if it was cleaned at all! The pictures on travel sites were very deceiving! What was... More

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Lucerne, Luzern, Switzerland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

The stay was okay, stable wifi, average food served, the room was comfortable. And the best part of my staying experience here is the staff! They have really nice, helpful and friendly staffs here. They greet you whenever they see you and I really feel at home.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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35 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Here we pay around 60 dollars for a night at special rate, we didn't expect much, it is a room which is very cheap, white wall painting, old fashion toilet, small and thin pillow, blanket is a bed sheet, small tv hanging at the corner of the room, not very clean desk and chair....No view (also no window) from some... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013 via mobile

I would highly recommend this hotel. It's easy to find, it's near from the jetties and main shops and the room is worth your money. They have free internet but it's not much reliable, I was staying in the 3rd floor and net was very slow. And they don't have elevators, get your legs ready for the long way up... More

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Address: Majeedhi Magu, Male 20006
Location: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > North Male Atoll > Male
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Surf View Hotel 3*
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Surf View is the only elegant hotel which overlooks the breathtaking panoramic views of outlying Artificial Beach and the popular surfing area of the city. Since surfing is fast becoming a popular sport among holiday makers, Surf View has become a very desirable hotel among the tourists. All rooms are designed with modern furnishing and are equipped with private balconies, attached bathroom, hot & cold fresh water, air conditioning, cable TV with satellite channels IDD telephone, mini fridge and Wi-Fi internet. Surf View offers comfort and relaxation to the mind and body by being in the best location in Male’. Your happiness is our pleasure. ... more   less 
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