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Mookai Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Kaimoo THS, H. Maagala, Meheli Goalhi, Male
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Ranked #17 of 38 Hotels in Male
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, null, Singapore
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at Mookai on 30/08/2014 for a night on transit to an island and even though we travel to developing countries all the time and are OK with sub standard hotels, with Mookai, we found the management and staff to be purely ignorant and lazy. We will never stay here again: 1. Bathroom - the shower area is filthy... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I should say, hotels in Male are not fantastic in general.. Except one or two very pricey hotels, they are just simple and filled minimum standards, still a bit pricey in light of the quality you can get. Having said so, this hotel is fine: very close to the airport shuttle boat port, only 3 minutes walk, some rooms are... More

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Stayed one week in 505 which is a big room with a very nice view of the sea. This may get blocked soon as a hotel is being built in front. Room was cleaned daily and linen changed. No bugs. Bath was clean. This floor is looked after by a Sri Lankan room boy. Outside the room there is a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We stayed for 1 night only the room is nice huge i can say we have a seaview and jetty which i liked but service is quick when we reported that the telephone is not working. I really like the room but the only let down is the bathroom u can't use the bath tub coz its really dirty it... More

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Gurgaon, India
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

If nothing else was available in Male, I would cancel my trip, rather than stay at this hotel again. Terrible service - the first 2 days of my stay, the room wasn't cleaned all day. The rooms are tired and asking for a refurbishment for years and the staff remains grumpy. The only great thing is the location, which is... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Stayed at the Mookai for a night. Despite the small room (403), the place is ideal for a short stay in the main island. The staff at the reception were extremely helpful and courteous. It's just a hop, step and a jump from the getty and close to the Traders Hotel.

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Athens, Georgia
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63 hotel reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

It is a good hotel for a short stay. Centrally located, very close to the boat taxi to the airport and less than a five minute walk to the Traders Hotel area. The rooms are clean, have ac, good bed and would be a good choice for a night or two. Do not pay for their breakfast as it is... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

We arrived at Male airport without having made prior arrangements for a place to stay. We were referred to a tour operator who suggested we stay one night in Male at the Mookai Hotel before heading out to the Islands. This hotel was within walking distance to Male City Centre and 15 minutes away from the airport by speedboat. Although... More

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Manila, Philippines
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30 reviews 30 reviews
30 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

I do not usually stay at this place when in Maldives but due my usual place being full, I had the unfortunate choice of staying at Mookai. The room they gave me was terrible.. the windows opened up to a wall of the other building making it difficult to make out if it was 8am or 8pm. The room was... More

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Kansas City, USA
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106 reviews 106 reviews
33 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

Although listed as a five star hotel, that is stretching the definition a bit but the Mookai does have a small rooftop pool and other amenities that put it in a three star business hotel class. There is no restaurant but there are many decent western, Chinese, Thai and Indian restaurants nearby so that is not a problem though of... More

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Address: Kaimoo THS, H. Maagala, Meheli Goalhi, Male
Location: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > North Male Atoll > Male
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Mookai Hotel 3*
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