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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Vakarufalhi Island Resort Hotel, simply the best! Location, food and overall service. We spent 12 days of pure relaxing for an unforgettable honeymoon. Selected room n°112, a very quiet and nice beach villa. Our bungalow was in front of the seaside, in the extreme left corner of this small and comfortable island. Privacy and confort are guaranteed Italian cuisine with... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a small island high standards, nice food and nice rooms, not too much entertainment Not every tourist is on honeymoon, guests like to dive and snorkell, . Dont make phonecalls in maldives exspensive also carry your own first aid box and have good insurance. Great seaplane journey, staff and room boy great.

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Milan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Vacarufali is perfect. We were looking for a sophisticated island, good food, not too much noise, a nice over the water not too modern - Fiametta Viaggi in Milan were perfect and gave us all the advice we needed once they understood what we were looking for. We flew with Neos and booked the extra leg room seats on the... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The property is a classic paradise atol style hotel. All the bungalows are great, most of all the overwater ones of course. The food is very good, and the service is good, but not excellent. Goos scuba diving around, good diving facilities.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

A fantastic place.. Island is so beautiful and the food in the restaurant is really good.. Which make our stay wonderful.. Quit a romantic place.. And special thanks to ahmed, haafiz and aslam.. We will return back.. Next year

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We've just returned from our honeymoon which was two glorious weeks at Vakarufahli - what an amazing place. If you want a small island that is a tropical hideaway you can't go wrong with this one. Even guests we met on the island who had been to other Maldives islands said this was definitely one of the better ones. So... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

There are many reviews of this paradise island - so I dont need to repeat that the staff are fantastic, the water villas are a rock-star experience, food is great, diving is the best that S Ari can offer and snokelling on the house reef a close second to diving. My main gripe is that some reviews focus negatively on... More

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

I have just returned from a week spent at this resort with my granddaughter. We both thoroughly enjoyed our 'chill out' time.the food was plentiful and the staff were very helpful in all departments.The island is small, and very well kept. We were in a beach bungalow, which was spacious, and very clean.The beach was raked every morning, and fallen... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Our sixteenth visit to Vakaru and been to many other islands aswell. We pay the premium to come to the Maldives because I am a keen snorkeller, As I am usually alone, the reef needs to be safe, easy to access and interesting. Vakaru ticks all the boxes. Zebra, snowflake, and yellow-mouthed morays, snake eel, TWO stone fish (only ever... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

This is a great resort. The diving is excellent. Whale sharks and manta rays excursions enable you to see these amazing animals up close.. The Italian food is very good. The hotel is comfortable and the staff are very welcoming. The Wi-Fi is slow at times. Great stay with a desert island feel..

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Location: Maldives > Alifu Atoll > Southern Ari Atoll > Vakarufalhi Island
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Hotel Class:4.5 star — Vakarufalhi Island Resort 4.5*
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Vakarufalhi Island Resort, tucked away in the remote corner of South Ari atoll, 90km away from the airport, Vakarufalhi is among the pearls that make up the amazing Maldives Islands.Vakarufalhi, better known as Vakaru is a tropical island enhanced by swaying coconut palms and white sandy beaches. Surrounding the island is a pristine lagoon enriched by a stunningly beautiful living house reef. These features combined with traditional Maldivian building concepts, makes Vakarufalhi a haven of nature and tranquility. Almost a quarter of a square kilometer of land area with 50 sea front Beach Villas spread evenly around the island and 25 Water Villas creates an atmosphere which rejuvenates your body and mind. ... more   less 
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