Riu Palace Maldives

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Outdoor pool
Infinity pool
1 bedroom, premium bedding, down duvets, minibar
1 bedroom, premium bedding, down duvets, minibar

Overview of Riu Palace Maldives

Riu Palace Maldives

5.0 star property

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • All-inclusive
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
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Kedhigandu Island, Kedhigandu, Dhaalu Atoll

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About this area

Kedhigandu

Located in Kedhigandu, Riu Palace Maldives is near the beach.

Restaurants

  • Restaurants on site
  • Krystal Fusion
  • Yu Hi
  • Palm
  • Sports

About this property

Riu Palace Maldives

5-star property near the beach
At Riu Palace Maldives, spend the day playing on the nearby beach then return to dine at one of the property's 3 restaurants. All 176 rooms offer comforts such as premium bedding and down comforters, plus in-room free WiFi and LED TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find balconies, minibars and room service.
Riu Palace Maldives offers 176 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and a safe. Rooms open to balconies. Beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. LED televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include a shower, bathrobes and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the property include a sauna, a 24-hour fitness centre and a children's pool.

All-inclusive details

This property is all-inclusive. On-site food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.

Food and beverages

All meals, snacks and beverages included
In-room minibar (all beverages included)

Water activities

Scuba-diving lessons

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Covid-19 Health Protocol (RIU)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge) from 6:30 AM to 11:30 PM
  • Airport shuttle at scheduled times, on request

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • 3 restaurants
  • 1 beach bar, 1 swim-up bar, 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Children's pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Children's pool

Conveniences

  • Lift

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • Beach loungers
  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)

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  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan
  • Down duvet
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • LED TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Desk
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 15

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

Guests must transfer via airplane and boat to the property; guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The front desk is open daily from 6:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must arrange transfers (surcharge) from Male International Airport to the property. Guests can choose either a 45-minute domestic flight offered by Manta Air to Kudahuvadhoo Airport followed by a 15-minute speedboat transfer to the resort, or a 45-minute seaplane flight. Guests must pay the domestic flight and the speedboat fees at check-out. To guarantee transfers, guests must contact the property with their international flight details when making reservations. Guests must pay the seaplane fee at check-out.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 6.00 per person, per night
  • Airplane and boat transfer per adult: USD 395 (roundtrip)
  • Airplane and boat transfer per child: USD 334 (roundtrip), (from 2 to 12 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 376 per person (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 318 (roundtrip), (from 2 to 12 years old)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

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Overall score and ratings

4.6

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 50 out of 68 reviews
5 - Excellent 74%
Rating 4 - Good. 10 out of 68 reviews
4 - Good 15%
Rating 3 - Okay. 5 out of 68 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 68 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 68 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.9/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.9/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 5 nights in Feb 2022

3/5 Okay

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Property excellent location, with fantastic views with two hotels Palace side and Atoll side. Palace side more upscale older crowd while Atoll side younger people and restaurants food selection not as good Problems incurred the following 1) door lock battery kept malfunctioning every 24 hours causing inability to access room and had to walk to office for help 2) excellent massage spa at atoll side 3) must book 48 hours prior evening meals at specialty restaurants using, must use Rio App 4) Excellent deep sea fishing, jet skiing and snorkeling Highly recommended for all the activities 5) yoga classes excellent until you try to do Pádel board yoga which not enough boards are provided. Instructor refused second class 6) better bar selection and food selection at Palace side
Stayed 6 nights in Feb 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Most of all the services is beyond exceptional.. I love everything about it.. the staff was friendly . They take good care of us arriving and departure..and and staff was wonderful.. I gave 5 stars
Stayed 5 nights in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 6 nights in Dec 2021

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Everything was excellent besides food. Terrible food choices and very low quality for being a resort of this class.
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2022