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Local Beach

This beach is for the locals and not really recommended for tourists who want a "real" beach... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Artificial Beach

"ARTIFICIAL BEACH" is situated on the east coast of the Island. Locals bath and swim in this... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mumbai, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took a stroll down to the beach on a Saturday afternoon.. There were a few people in the beach, but not too full.. The water was amazingly warm and the kids had loads of fun! 🎉 Stunning views from the beach.. Only modest swimwear...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank naaziam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach is for the locals and not really recommended for tourists who want a "real" beach experience. You must also wear appropriate clothing if you do go swimming, meaning no western-styled bathing suits.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Jackson9305
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

"ARTIFICIAL BEACH" is situated on the east coast of the Island. Locals bath and swim in this shallow piece of protected sea beach akin to a fresh water swimming pool. The newly commissioned "SINAMALE'( China- Maldives Friendship)Bridge" is in the distance facing Artificial beach. .

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank MumbaiRiders
Reviewed March 5, 2019 via mobile

Its a decent small beach with few restaurants in the neighborhood. Small place which you can cover in 5 minutes. You can relax here in the evening. Mostly locals are visiting this beach. Not the best beach because you are in maldives and you will...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 29, 2019

Best place to take a dip in male city.Not well maintained.Good place for morning walk.Crowded in the evenings

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sunseb
Reviewed January 17, 2019

Normally the sea around Male is deep and you will not be able to have a sea bath. But the artificial beach in Male will fulfill that requirement. Its safe to have a sea bath and swim here.

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Lak_Sur
Reviewed December 31, 2018

It´s something not connected with Maldives resources, but still, if you wanna have a quick jump to the water and swim a bit in MALE CITY, that´s the place. Take in considertion it´s something completely low level comparing with all the beach places you can...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Q3661RMdanielm
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

The water is fine but the beach was littered with plastic and rubbish. Given other choices I would not swim here but I saw tourists who were. A pleasant place to sit in the shade for a quick snack.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 470trevorl
Reviewed December 12, 2018

May not be the best beach in the world but.... Sitting in the restaurant overseeing the beach, sipping a fruit cocktail or munching on some barbecued chicken, away from the hassle and bustle of the roads just behind is definitely cool for a well deserved...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Vince K
Reviewed December 10, 2018

You have to be totally covered to be able to use this little beach! Could be good if you want to decrease you body temperature but not fency at all!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Michael H
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Q1. The artificial beach located in a different island (Male Island) from the airport (Hulhumale Island). It takes about 15 minutes boat ride from airport island to Male Island and 10 minute walk from Male jetty to... More