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Gili Lankanfushi Maldives

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

ตอนมาถึงครั้งแรกก็รู้สึกตื่นเต้นและพนักงานโรงแรมมารับเราที่สนามบิน ของ มารับ เค้าบริการดีมากทั้งServe ผ้าเช็ดมือหรือเครื่องดืมและเรานั่งเรือไปที่ โรงแรม 20นาทีและต้องใส่เสื้อชูชีพด้วยและคลื่นแรงมากๆๆ พอถึงเจอเจ้าของโรงแรมและเจอ Mr.Fridayใจดีเขาพาเรานั่งเรือไปResort เค้าพาไปดูห้องต่างๆๆมาพักผ่อนและน้ำทะเลก็ใสสีฟ้าแนะนำให้มาที่พัก Resort ดีมากๆๆ I would highly Recomend for those who haven,t come to Maldvies its a great places and the most memories you ever have and you will never forget i can sure you will like it and come again!!!!

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steven p, General Manager at Gili Lankanfushi Maldives, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your lovely review of your recent stay with us at Gili Lankanfushi. The whole team here will be delighted when I read out your comments at our next meeting and will I am sure, want me to thank you. We all hope to see you again soon! Cheers Steven More 

Bangkok, Thailand
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As soon as the boat pulls up to the balcony of our ultra-luxe 250 square meters’ overwater villa home “Crusoe Residence No.5”, we wanted to jump out into this endless crystal clear turquoise water and blue lagoons, plant both of our feet in the sand, then swim out to our private overwater hammock along with incredible underwater wildlife friends, and... More 

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steven p, General Manager at Gili Lankanfushi Maldives, responded to this review

Hello there! Well what can I say but to offer my most profuse thanks for your wonderful review of your stay with us at Gili Lankanfushi. We are all delighted that you enjoyed your time with us an in particular the privacy afforded you when staying in Crusoe 5. A lovely location and one which, because of its privacy, is... More 

London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We don't normally splurge on accommodations, but when we did, I am so glad we chose Gili Lankanfushi! The service is exceptional no matter where you go on the island, and every member of the team takes time to be helpful and kind. Our host, Atheef, went out of his way to try to incorporate nice surprises throughout our stay... More 

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steven p, General Manager at Gili Lankanfushi Maldives, responded to this review

Good morning from a very hot and sunny Maldives! It was lovely to read your review this morning and thank you so much for taking the time to complete it. Atheef, myself and the whole team are delighted that you thoroughly enjoyed your time with us and it was also great to read how much you had particularly enjoyed our... More 

Miami, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here the last week of our world tour vacation. I'm not really into beach vacations because I actually live on the beach fulltime at home in Florida. But WOW the resort and the over water villa blew me away. Words can not describe the beauty of the resort and it's surroundings. Everything in the resort is TOP NOTCH... More 

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steven p, General Manager at Gili Lankanfushi Maldives, responded to this review

Good morning! It was with the greatest of pleasure that I read your review of your recent stay with us. It was our privilege to have had the chance to look after your during your vacation and the whole team here are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your time at Gili Lankanfushi. We all hope to see you... More 

Hastings, New Zealand
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We actually stayed here this time last year - so a bit slow posting a review but given it was the reviews on here that helped us decide, I thought I'd better get around to it finally! This place is simply amazing. The food is out of this world. The chef is clearly passionate about his job and it shows... More 

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steven p, General Manager at Gili Lankanfushi Maldives, responded to this review

Hi there. Thanks so much for your lovely review of your stay with us at Gili Lankanfushi! It was great to read how much you enjoyed yourself and in particular the food and our Villas . As you say, the Villa Suite may be our entry category villa type, but at 210sqm, they are perfect a perfect venue. We very... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have just returned from a fantastic 10 day honeymoon in Gili, absolute paradise and we didn't want to leave! From the moment you arrive at the airport you could not ask for more from the staff who are all so friendly and welcoming, nothing is too much trouble for them! As you get on to the boat which whisks... More 

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steven p, General Manager at Gili Lankanfushi Maldives, responded to this review

Hello there! Many thanks indeed for your amazing review of your recent stay with us at Gili Lankanfushi and Hassan, Shifzan, Mifsal, Josie and Nappe in particular were delighted when I mentioned to them that you had picked them out as performing so well. It was great to read how much you enjoyed every aspect and offering that we have... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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48 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All the superb reviews about Gili Lankanfushi (GL) is true. You would have already read them. My experience is summed up in 3 words - seamless, stress free and hassle free. The experience began when a GL host greeted my wife and me at the airport. He was there, waiting for us, in spite of a flight delay out of... More 

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steven p, General Manager at Gili Lankanfushi Maldives, responded to this review

Good afternoon from a sun filled day in the Maldives! Thanks for your great and witty review of your recent stay with us. It put a smile on all our faces when I read it out at a recent briefing. It was lovely to read how much you both enjoyed every aspect of your stay and we look forward to... More 

Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Simply love the white sandy beaches. One of the best lagoons I've been to. The water is so clear that we snorkeled right below our villa. Very friendly and helpful staff that was so attentive to our needs and special requests. Our Mr Friday, Gasim is really good with my 3 kids (10, 8, 5 yr old), taking them on... More 

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steven p, General Manager at Gili Lankanfushi Maldives, responded to this review

Hi there. Gasim, myself and the whole team were delighted to read your wonderful comments on your recent family vacation with us at Gili Lankanfushi. It was lovely to read that in particular you enjoyed our By The Sea Japanese Restaurant and since we upgraded it last year, it has been very well received. We all hope to see you... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We traveled here for my birthday and it was without doubt one of the best places we have ever been. From getting on the speed boat at Male airport, and your shoes been taken off, then seeing dolphins on the way to the resort. Our Ms Friday Nicky was lovely as are all staff. Food and service are excellent. Our... More 

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Steven-Philips, General Manager at Gili Lankanfushi Maldives, responded to this review

Dear ChuckyEgg89 Thank you for selecting Gili Lankanfushi to celebrate your birthday and thank you for your Trip Advisor review. We are all pleased to read that you had such a magical time and thank you for recognising your Ms. Friday Nicky and all the Hosts who made your holiday so special. I hope your fond memories of Gili Lankanfushi... More 

Dallas, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our third trip to Gili Lankanfushi. Simply put, this is the best resort in the world!. The restaurants, beaches, and over water villas are the best. The Dive center offers two dive trips every day. The boats and dive masters make the diving very comfortable. We went snorkeling with the .staff Marine Biologist and my girlfriend was so... More 

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Steven-Philips, General Manager at Gili Lankanfushi Maldives, responded to this review

Dear DavidN Thank you for returning to Gili Lankanfushi once again and thank you for taking the time to write a Trip Advisor review. The underwater life of the Maldives is really second to none and I’m so pleased that your wife was inspired to take up diving after enjoying her snorkeling trip so much. We are in the midst... More 

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gili Lankanfushi Maldives is a short 20 minute boat ride from Male, the capital of the Maldives. It is a tiny coral island in a sparkling lagoon, with jetties threading across the water out to spacious villas. The forty four stilted villas plus the vast Private Reserve are crafted in a traditional style from natural materials and offer rooftop and over-water sundecks, featuring open air bathrooms, sumptuous daybeds and a personal entertainment center. For ultimate privacy, we have seven Crusoe Residences that are only accessible by personal boat. Come ashore for some great dining and equally great wines or perhaps a romantic moonlit dinner delivered right to the villa. The possibilities are endless. The interior decoration has been devised to recreate a natural habitat, using sustainable woods, natural materials and traditional fabrics, whilst still offering all the modern day amenities and creature comforts of true luxury. At Gili Lankanfushi, Maldives we are very sensitive to the environment. The utmost care has been taken in developing the island with respect to its ecological balance. The Maldives is a paradise for snorkeling and diving and the resort has its own fully equipped PADI diving school plus a variety of water sports. This place tops the list of must-do destinations for those seeking the aquatic paradise. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gili Lankanfushi Maldives

Address: 08290
Location: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > North Male Atoll > Lankanfushi
Price Range: $1,324 - $3,451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Gili Lankanfushi Maldives 5*
Number of rooms: 45
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