We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives
Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives
Panoramas (24)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

960 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 776: English reviews
Doha, Qatar
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed at the resort for one week with the family and was amazing. The resort was excellent, clean and organized. Was our first time in Maldives and this resort was recommended by friends who stayed the previously. The staff were fantastic and were very professional but yet very personal in attention. The food was excellent throughout our stay. The all... More 

Helpful?
Thank rehanriyan
St. Albans, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa for 5 nights in August. We were a family of 4, 2 adults and 2 children (aged 15 and 12) and we found it the perfect mix of relaxation and activity. We stayed in a beach villa which opens on to the beach which is spacious and clean with hints of luxury.... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank Jackie541
Machchafushi, General Manager at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your candid review of your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. It is great to hear that you had a memorable stay with us and thank you for praising our service. We invest a lot of time... More 

Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from a family Holiday at Centara Grand Island resort and what an amazing time we had. We travelled with our 17 year old daughter and stayed for 10 nights before heading off to Dubai for another 4 nights. In hindsight we all wished we had stayed at Centara for the full 14 nights. The Island is so beautiful... More 

Helpful?
Thank Darren I
Machchafushi, General Manager at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Amazing! We are so grateful to your beautiful comments about our Resort and we thank you for choosing to stay with us at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa. We appreciate your time to convey your feedback on our services, and we have already passed your awesome feedback to our team especially to Mohammad. We believe that, your... More 

UK
Level Contributor
38 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a family holiday, 2 adults and our 16 year old son for 10 nights at the end of July and couldn't have chosen a better place to stay. The resort is small, but even when fully booked it is not busy and you can easily find a quiet spot to relax. It is well maintained, so... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank DizzygirlUk
Machchafushi, General Manager at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Family, This truly warms our hearts and reminds us why we are in this business. And we agree– we love the resort too. Thanks for your kind comments you have shared here on Tripadvisor. We are happy to hear, that you have enjoyed your time with us moreover making your wedding anniversary extra special. We really appreciate your wonderful... More 

Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at centara grand for 9 nights and what a stunning place. Each and every staff member are a credit to centara grand, the free excursions are really good and the 30min free spa treatment everyday is outstanding. The buffet restaurant was good but not amazing but all the other restaurants were really good. Our beach front villa was spacious... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Batch1712
Machchafushi, General Manager at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Honeymooners, Thank you very much for your candid review of your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. In taking great care of our charming resort, our main priority is to be able to offer a very well-maintained and comfortable atmosphere. I hope that... More 

Darwin Australia
Level Contributor
157 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love Centara Grand, the location is spectacular and the staff are amazing. As returning guests it feels more like coming home to family and makes it hard to leave. The renovated rooms look & feel great. Its so nice to return to a location & fit straight in like catching up with old friends. As usual the diving was... More 

Helpful?
Thank StewyNT
Machchafushi, General Manager at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Couple, Thanks for your kinds words and the time you took to share them with us. It is great to hear, that you have enjoyed once again your stay with us. Rest ensured, that we will take your comments for further encouragement within the team to ensure personal service and warm welcome for your next visit. All the best... More 

London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back from 2 weeks at the Centara. The staff and rooms are exceptional and no brochure photos do it justice! Arrived from London, via Dubai. Was quickly whisked through to the Sea plane at Male and 30 minutes later arrived at a pontoon before sailing around the resort to the Reception area. We were greeted by the Area... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank Sarah M
Machchafushi, General Manager at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Indeed! It was very heartwarming write-ups regarding your recent trip to Maldives. Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa, Maldives is boasting its magical in-house reef at the same time our superb all-inclusive package which provides convenience to each and every guest. We are so glad you found our resort a good place to stay, and that you enjoyed... More 

Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning location, weather fantastic, sunset pool villa amazing, spacious, and away from insects that must be more prevalent near island villas.Opted for ultimate all inclusive with Club benefits, so wider choice of beers and spirits in Club area, breakfast in club amazing with eggs benedict/ royale, freshly squeezed juices etc , and club staff offer a much friendlier and greater... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Roger M
Machchafushi, General Manager at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Happy Guest, Thanks for your kinds words and the time you took to share them with us. It is great to hear, that you have enjoyed your stay with us. Rest assured, that we will take your comments for further encouragement within the team to ensure personal service are extended to our guest beyond expectation. It is really great... More 

Table Top, New South Wales, Australia
Level Contributor
10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had the pleasure of visiting CGIR&S recently and were extremely impressed by every facet of the resort. The cleanliness, the quality, spaciousness and the staff were exceptional. We opted for the Ultimate All Inclusive package and were not disappointed. We were treated like royalty with a separate meet and greet on arrival and departure. The Club... More 

Helpful?
Thank DavidBallard_13
Machchafushi, General Manager at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Mr. David & Mrs. Mary Ann Ballard, Thank you very much for your candid review of your recent stay at our resort. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our spa and other daily activities and that our concierge was helpful. Our... More 

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 5 nights at Centara Grand and it was amazing. We had a beach front villa that I absolutely loved. The downstairs had a living room with mini bar (free and restocked daily), television and comfortable seating, and also a full bathroom with a huge vanity and the outdoor shower! (There was also an indoor shower, but we didn't... More 

Helpful?
Thank Brynn J
Machchafushi, General Manager at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Honeymooners, Wow! We are so grateful for your beautiful comments about our Resort and Maldives and we thank you for choosing to stay with us at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa. We appreciate your time to convey your feedback on our services, and we have already passed your awesome feedback to our team. We believe that, your feedback... More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

2,482 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (1705)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (247)
Viewed
View from Room (139)
Viewed
Room/Suite (296)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (326)
Viewed
Bathroom (25)
Viewed
Dining (91)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (9)
Viewed
Business Center/Function Rooms (5)
Viewed
1:19
Videos (5)
Viewed
Other (562)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (745)
Viewed
Amenities (170)
Viewed
Beach (15)
Viewed
Beach Suite (129)
Viewed
Other (130)
Viewed
Pool (38)
Viewed
Dining (233)
Viewed
The Hotel (30)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (32)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (6)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (6)
Viewed
Other (17)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Centara Grand Island
1.6 mi away
Vakarufalhi Island Resort
Vakarufalhi Island Resort
#1 of 1 in Vakarufalhi Island
4.5 of 5 stars 759 reviews
5.8 mi away
Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa
22.8 mi away
Constance Moofushi
Constance Moofushi
#1 of 1 in Moofushi Island
5.0 of 5 stars 1,715 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
17.0 mi away
Diamonds Thudufushi
Diamonds Thudufushi
#1 of 1 in Thudufushi Island
4.5 of 5 stars 606 reviews
6.6 mi away
LUX* South Ari Atoll
LUX* South Ari Atoll
#1 of 1 in Dhidhoofinolhu Island
5.0 of 5 stars 2,344 reviews
7.4 mi away
Mirihi Island Resort
Mirihi Island Resort
#1 of 1 in Mirihi
5.0 of 5 stars 747 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives: Set amongst the perfect islands and blue ocean of South Ari Atoll (Alifu Atoll) in the republic of Maldives, Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives delivers a unique 5 star resort experience and offers the ultimate in barefoot luxury along with a range of exciting activities that will appeal both to couples and families.Featuring 112 suites & villas, the resort offers diving enthusiasts outstanding diving opportunities including an excellent house reef complete with a dedicated sunken ship wreck and is within easy reach of the top dive spots in the Maldives. The resort offers all guests a premium all-inclusive vacation experience, along with a perfect white sand beach and the crystal clear water of the Indian Ocean.Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives offers more than simply daytime sun, sea, and sand. The resort features a variety of dining options, pools, recreation activities, Sports and Fitness facilities, bars and lounges with nightly entertainment, SPA Cenvaree, and a Kids Club. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives

Address:
Location: Maldives > Alifu Atoll > Southern Ari Atoll > Centara Grand Island
Price Range: $831 - $1,647 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives 5*
Number of rooms: 112
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotwire, Hotels.com, Ctrip TA, Fastbooking, Agoda, Priceline and Odigeo so you can book your Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Centara Grand Island Resort And Spa
Centara Grand Island Hotel Centara Grand Island
Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay