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Get an overview of this hotelResort with private beach, full-service spa



This Emboodhu Finolhu resort is on the waterfront and is set on its own private white sand beach within easy reach of Embudu Beach. Area attractions also include Vadoo Beach and Rasmee Dhandu Stadium.

Resort Features

Catch some rays on Taj Exotica Resort And Spa's private white sand beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 3 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 64 individually decorated rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and memory foam beds. Guests will appreciate conveniences like sitting areas and coffee makers, while LCD TVs with satellite channels and DVD players provide a bit of entertainment.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Simply walk outside to feel the sun on your face at the white sand beach. Enjoy the umbrellas and sun loungers for a relaxing day at the beach. Pamper yourself with a treatment at the full-service spa and enjoy amenities at Taj Exotica Resort And Spa like an outdoor pool and a children's pool.

Dining is available at one of the resort's 3 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This luxury resort also offers a health club, a 24-hour fitness center, and a spa tub.

  • Outdoor pool 
  • Health club 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 64 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Hair salon 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Computer station 
  • Library 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • One meeting room 
  • Garden 
  • Picnic area 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Luggage storage 
  • On private beach 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Balcony 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Climate control 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Bidet 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Memory foam mattress 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

24 Degrees - This beachfront restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

The Deep End - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specializes in seafood and serves dinner only. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

The Equator Bar - Overlooking the ocean, this bar serves light fare only. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Poolside Restaurant - This poolside restaurant serves brunch, lunch, and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

A private beach and a health club are featured at the resort. An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna, a steam room, and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Windsurfing on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

Jiva Grande Spa has 2 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a mud bath, a sauna, and Turkish bath/hammam. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic, and hydrotherapy.

  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Mud bath in spa 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Guests must arrange transfers (surcharge) from Male International Airport to the property, which is 15 minutes away via speedboat. To guarantee transfers, guests must contact the property with their flight details at least 24 hours before their expected arrival. Please contact the hotel office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
The speedboat schedule is limited so guests planning to arrive after midnight are advised to book an overnight stay in Male or Hulhumale until services resume the next day.
Guests must pay the speedboat fee at check-in.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

  • No onsite parking is available.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 350
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 175 (from 2 to 12 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 400.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 200.00 (from 2 to 12 years old)
  • Boat transfer per adult: USD 123 (roundtrip)
  • Transfer service fee per child: USD 98.50 (roundtrip), (from 2 to 12 years old)
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: USD 30 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 123.00 per person (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 98.50 (roundtrip), (from 2 to 12 years old)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

If you require a visa to enter the country, your hotel may be able to help with the supporting documents needed to obtain one. To learn more, you can reach out to the hotel via the contact details included on your booking confirmation. The hotel may charge for this assistance, even if you end up cancelling your reservation. All arrangements are solely between the hotel and yourself. Guests must transfer via 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 ferry terminal (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
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