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Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

I booked Holiday Inn via IHG. I was here in the month of February 2015 for my honeymoon. It is such a beautiful and excellent place. Looks wonderful and amazing. I especially loved the beach villas, very clean and neat. The beaches are awesome. We went snorkeling which was our best experience (It was complimentary to all the visitors). No... More 

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Coimbatore, India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

the resort is an hour away from the male airport by boat. the boat ride was very good. the food and hospitality is very good. rooms are amazing and the hotel is very well maintained and clean. the scene from the beach is serene and breathtaking, they have a lot of facilities like doctor on call, tourism to other nearby... More 

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Joseph D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives, responded to this review

Dear varshinic, Thank you for your review on Tripadvisor. We are glad to know that you have enjoyed your stay with us and it gives me great pleasure to read that we succeeded your expectations. The team and I are looking forward to welcome you again in our little paradise. Warmest regards, Joseph Della Gatta General Manager More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

7total hrs of travel from Dubai, 45mts by ferryboat to reach Kandoomafushi Island of Holiday Inn Kandooma Maldives, but it's worth the wait!Accommodating Hotel staff visibility from airport to ferryboat to holiday inn Hotel-. We arrive early than our check inn time but they have accommodated us, really appreciated that. Clean comfy and environmentalist accommodation. Amazing view a d perfect... More 

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Joseph D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives, responded to this review

Dear alicia D, Thank you for sharing your wonderful feedback regarding your stay with us on Tripadvisor. It was a real pleasure to read that you had good memories of your stay with us and enjoyed the aesthetic environment of the Resort as well as the facilities and services. Your wonderful feedback motivated us to deliver the best services to... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

When you visit certain places you know they are not going to be cheap - Mauritius is one of these, Barbados too - same for the Maldives. The second you step foot on the spectacular white sand they have you & you are going to pay to be there. But what a place. We spent 14 days here. We spent... More 

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Joseph D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives, responded to this review

Dear DMW228, We would like to thank you for your beautiful comment about us on Tripadvisor following your recent stay. It was great pleasure to read that you have enjoyed your stay us. We were delighted to hear that you enjoyed our facilities and services. We are looking forward to welcoming you again to our little paradise in the near... More 

Brisbane
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I will try to make this short (it will be hard!) - Extremely well organized, from airport pick up to snorkeling, - Exceptional staff, very friendly and will go out of their way to make your stay hassle free, - Great variety of food/beverages, - Clean rooms, clean restaurant, clean island, - Perfect beach & pools, - Very child friendly... More 

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Joseph D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives, responded to this review

Dear LaraNardia, Thank you for your review about us on Tripadvisor. We are more than happy to know that you had a great family vacation with us. It is great to hear that you enjoyed every aspects of the resort and it gives me great pleasure to know that our staff have shown their initiatives to make your stay pleasant.... More 

New Delhi, India
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is not cheap but is heaven if you love the beach. It is a resort completely covering an island and the entire island is made of pristine white sand! Service is excellent, the waters are clear and the snorkeling and diving spots nearby are amazing. My wife and I completed our PADI certification from Eurodivers located here.The food... More 

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Joseph D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write us about your overall impressions of our resort. We certainly appreciate your kind words and sentiments and look forward to welcoming you back someday soon. With Kind Regards Joseph Della Gatta More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent five days here and I would say that this is the best holiday Ive ever had! Excellent service! Staff are very very friendly, always so cheerful and always there to help. One night after the heavy rain we had a bit of bug problem in the outdoor shower, we called the front desk and they sent a staff... More 

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Joseph D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing such a complete and thorough review or your holiday with us. I am so delighted to read your descriptions of numerous positive experiences and I will share your comments with all team. We are looking forward welcoming you in our beautiful resort again. With Kind Regards Joseph Della Gatta More 

Bucharest, Romania
2 reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the atmosphere and the setting of the resort. The bird songs along with the tropical vegetation create a wonderful setting. This combined with the hotel amenities and the excellent customer service were the key ingredients to a wonderful vacation with our 2 year-old boy (our first time away from Europe with him). Beach: was the main reason for... More 

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Joseph D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives, responded to this review

We are more than happy to read that we have reached your expectation and enjoyed every moments in our little paradise. Your wonderful feedback motivates us to deliver the best services to our guests. Appreciated for your kind review and looking forward for your return on your next visit to the Maldives. Warmest regards Joseph DellaGatta More 

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

All activities and meals are not cheap, But resort itself and specially water villas are the experiences should be lived. Everybody tries their best to serve you. In case you need to fix a problem Mr Bandula (Guest experience mgr) is all there like the gin coming out of the lamp :). When you meet him you will understand what... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Joseph D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Osman p, Thank you for your wonderful review about us on Tripadvisor. It is wonderful to know that you had an amazing stay with us and enjoyed the attentive services. We were delighted to read that the team has done a great job to make your stay so memorable. Once again, we thank you for your comment and it... More 

2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I will come back for sure because I really had a great time on this place! The people are amazing and the place too..so what are u waiting for spend your vacation here coz its really worth it ..This place will make you realize that its not how much u need to spend but how worth it it is to... More 

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Joseph D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Cathe525, Thank you for your comment about us on Tripadvisor following your recent stay. We are delighted to read that you had an amazing time with us and enjoyed every aspects of the resort. It was our great honour to learn that the team has done a great job to make your stay pleasant and memorable. The team and... More 

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