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Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo

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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Walenstadt, Switzerland
2 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I have been to the Maldives 16 times,some Islands we have returned to,the Chaayha Reef Elliadho is one of the best island we have come across,the staff are really good,the food is excellent ,rooms kept lovely and clean,bar staff are more than good,lovely beach bungalow we stayed in room 306. Enjoyed this island so much we are... More

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Newbridge, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 5 days here March 2013, thought it was good value. Booked a lovely beach bungalow which was fab! Great facilities and superb view! Esp loved the outside bathroom! Staff very friendly and buffet food very good! Very clean and tidy island and many activities to do compared with other resorts, entertainment good also. But nothing compared to their House... More

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo, responded to this review

27th August 2014 Hello Emmilkins, Warm Greetings from Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo... Thank you so much for sharing the lovely review “Great Resort!”. We are all pleased to hear your wonderful feedback in how your holiday becomes fantastic and enjoyable in all aspect.Hope your recent stay with us create a remarkable memories that you can hold on. Sincerely glad to welcome... More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I visited in April for 2 weeks. I am a diver but my wife is not. We took the speedboat transfer which was great. The sea wasn't too choppy and we were lucky enough to see Dolphins enroute which we did spend some time watching and to take some pictures. We arrived and were immediately taken to... More

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo, responded to this review

27th August 2014 Dear Rongavi, Warm Greetings from Ellaidhoo... Its our pleasure to hear from your feedback that you experienced the best dive in the world here in our beautiful paradise island Ellaidhoo. A big thanks from all of us for taking time to write the wonderful review “Perfection, everything I wanted in a holiday” All of us delighted to... More

Klein-Brakrivier, Western Cape, South Africa
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were at Ellaidhoo from 1 to 8 August 2014. What a lovely week! This island is really organised and there is absolutely nothing I could complain about. From the rechargeable torch, umbrella and life jackets in the room to the fresh water hoses on the beach bungalow steps to keep sand out of the room, it just seems like... More

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo, responded to this review

20th August 2014 Hello NicPrinsloo, Warm Greetings from Ellaidhoo... Thank you so much for taking your time to share the review “Tropical island dream come true”. We are truly glad to hear those fantastic feedback on your recent stay with us. Its big pleasure that you enjoyed all the facilities and services that the hotel offer. We are looking forward... More

Northamptonshire
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for 2 weeks in May and had an amazing time. This was our 3rd visit to the Maldives and our first time to this island. We booked via Virgin and flew with Emirates and had a 3 hour stop over at Dubai airport, which was just enough time to stretch our legs, do some shopping and have a... More

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo, responded to this review

06th August 2014 Dear 999Holiday999, Warm Greeting from Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo.. Thank you for sharing your great experience from your recent stayed with us. Its our pleasure to meet you and to be part of Ellaidhoo Family. We are very glad that you have a fabulous and unforgettable holiday. Thank you for the recommendation for our future guest. We will... More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at the chaaya reef Ellaidhoo with my wife for 2 weeks on an all-inclusive basis during June 2014. With so much to say about this wonderful hotel I will try to do breakdown of the different areas of the holiday. Speedboat Transfer & Arrival: After a long trip from Manchester we arrived at Male airport. The airport was... More

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo, responded to this review

06th August 2014 Hello Stuart_Harrison, Warm Greeting from Ellaidhoo.. Thank you for sharing the wonderful review “Total Relaxation On A Beautiful Island”. Ohh... so sweet to hear your experienced about winding down with the amazingly clear night sky above on the head. Sounds so romantic :) Management and the team are very happy to know that we met you service... More

Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This was our 1st visit to the Maldives and it could not have been more perfect what a truly beautiful island, on arrival we were checked in effortlessly we had booked a beach bungalow but were offered an up-grade (at an extra cost) to a water villa which we accepted for our two weeks stay. We were so pleased that... More

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo, responded to this review

06th August 2014 Hi Helen C, Warm Greetings from Ellaidhoo... Thank you so much for taking your time to share this wonderful review “Paradise a pearl in the Indian Ocean !!” We are truly glad that we made your holiday a very memorable one. Having Special dinner on the beach is one of the romantic experienced here in Ellaidhoo, especially... More

Germersheim, Germany
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We had a very great vacation at chayaa reef elaidhoo last June 2014. we stay there for almost 2 weeks. Foods was really great and the staff are very Friendly that makes our holiday complete. In this small Island they offer many amenities like badminton, billiard, table tennis, football, lawn tennis, and a very nice Gym. Every nigth they have... More

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo, responded to this review

06th August 2014 Dear Senam B, Warm Greetings from Ellaidhoo... We are very pleased to know that you enjoyed our facilities and the amenities we offer. Our Gymnasium has a complete sets where you can't imagine in such a small island. We will share you feedback to our Staff and to our band Joyce and Aga. They always do their... More

Caerphilly, United Kingdom
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84 reviews 84 reviews
47 hotel reviews
207 helpful votes 207 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

I have broken this review down in to sections so that readers can read the bits that interest them. Hope this helps!! We stayed for 2 weeks in July on the all inclusive basis. Emirates flight. We flew from gatwick to male via dubai. The 2 flights were excellent. Fantastic food & drink. The ice entertainment on the 2 outbound... More

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo, responded to this review

06th August 2014 Hi Kayals1990, Warm Greetings from Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo. Thank you so much for taking your time to share this wonderful review “A little piece of heaven !!!”Reading your feedback in how fantastic your holiday with us, make our heart so happy. We are glad that we met your service expectations during your holiday. Your feedback inspired all... More

Rotherham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We treated ourselves to a 2 week trip to this island in April of this year and we had an amazing time. As keen scuba divers we regularly dived on the house reef (on our own for the first time!!). I spent most of my time face down in the water snorkelling! My most memorable moment was swimming with a... More

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo, responded to this review

22nd July 2014 Hello Pilmac, Warm Greetings from Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo... We are truly happy that you enjoyed your holiday with our beautiful island, especially the precious moment during your snorkeling with the turtles. Thank you so much for sharing this lovely review “Wonderful Island - excellent house reef”. Ellaidhoo is surrounded with seawall. However, behind of that wall is... More

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Address: Ellaidhoo Island
Location: Maldives > Alifu Atoll > North Ari Atoll > Ellaidhoo Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo 4*
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Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo, like all nature's wonders, is blessed with a spectacular offering for marine enthusiasts, is known the world over as the dive island in the Maldives.In the shade. Under the palms. On the Beach. Over the water. There are plenty of stylish types of living spaces to choose from at Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo. The 112 rooms are delightfully designed to blend in with the tropical backdrop and its natural environment.A stunning location combined with star-class facilities and outstanding levels of service. ... more   less 
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