This is our 2nd visit the resort, and it was also wonderful staying at this time. We spent the days so comfortably. There are wonderful viewing, excellent ocean, and beautiful corals! The staff are pretty friendly, they must help you to stay enjoyable.
Especially, I recommend the hotel to people loving snorkeling. There are corals just under the bungalows, and we can go into the sea directly from the rooms.
Unfortunately, The boat crossing between Veli and Dhigu sails too many times, that could be seen from my bungalow and sometimes I feel it noisy.
- It's paradise in the Indian Ocean anywhere in Maldives, and we got a taste of it in Fihalholi!
- Ocean water is pristine, beaches are covered with fine powdery sands, trees and greens are overflowing, complemented with the cleanliness that we believe were well maintained.
- Excellent view of sunrise and sunset from the beach.
- We saw many multi-colored fishes while snorkeling.
- Room 12, where we stayed was just 30 seconds to 1 minute away from the beach.
- Food was delicious; our tummies were filled with sumptuous food thrice a day
- If not on all-inclusive plan - water and other beverages are to be purchased, rates expensive (1.5 L water = 5 USD)
- Ferry to Resort from Airport and vice versa - Fee of USD 140 for roundtrip per person to be paid directly to resort, seems bit expensive
- We just thought that the staff were "prohibited" to do extra interaction with guests; though I think Asians as they are, they are friendlier. It wouldn't hurt if the staff would have some more chitchats with the guests, provided that their job is not compromised and if the guests themselves are willing to interact as well.
Great location and quiet beach. The staff was not attentive enough but friendly at least. Breakfast was great. Other food were just ok. The food at the Japanese restaurant was disappointing. The room was right in front of the beach. The sound of the wave accompany your sleep.
Traveller from Hong Kong
The apotheosis of castaway living, Naladhu Maldives is an intimate resort with just 19 cabana-style houses each with an …More
Went here to celebrate my wife's birthday. The staff was incredibly attentive and very professional. The location is perfect from the airport and the coral reefs around the island are "finding nemo" good. Prices are steep, but the quality of food is excellent.
Modern resort situated among coconut palms floating in the blue water of its private lagoon, 12 kilometres from Male'. …More
For couples, especially couples on a honeymoon or a special anniversary (we were on our 25th wedding anniversary) this place is perfect. The setting of white, soft sands in a clear blue sea with tropical greenery is impossibly beautiful. The villa is immaculate, clean and tastefully decorated. Out the back you have your own sun dec with table and chairs and two sun beds. Best of all there are a few steps which lead into the water. From there, using the borrowed snorkelling gear it's a short swim to the reef, which is full of colourful fish.
The restaurant is very good, with some great dishes. As you might expect, the sea food is especially good. Although this is an Islamic country, there is no issue having a glass of wine (or just about any other drink you might like). We had a candle lit meal on the beach one evening and a meal on the sandbank. Both were very expensive, but both were fabulous.
We also went snorkelling in the "Aquarium" reef, which more than lives up to its name. This is a paid for activity, but this included a very good guide and the boat ride out. Dolphin watching on the sunset cruise was another highlight, especially as the guide was the hotel's marine biologist, who had a great depth of knowledge and an enthusiasm for the subject to match his knowledge.
Traveller from Hatfield, UK
This luxurious 5 star resort looks out towards calm cerulean waters. The island is long and thin - about 350 metres long - …More
We snorkeled, canoed, fished and took many photos of the beautiful ocean and island resort. The weather was perfect.
The buffet food is good, but because it is made in quantity, not great. However, I recommend ordering a lobster at least one day because their lobster with vegetables is the best that I have ever eaten. Their chef is great!
The staff is extremely helpful for anything that you need. That includes special requests for diet, help with travel issues, or arranging tours or other water sports.
There is a lot of sand but the room is kept clean and neat each day by a good staff.
The water is very clear and so blue you would think that someone put dye in it. We saw a variety of fish and aquatic life. Even sharks, eels and rays.
I would definitely recommend a stay at this hotel resort.
Traveller from Pittsburgh, PA USA
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South Male has a distinctly remote and less populated feel than its northern neighbour. Some of the best dive sites incorporate caves, sunken vessels, and protected marine areas. And for non-divers, snorkelling is on offer in the clear waters of a number of reef tops and edges if the currents are favourable. In addition, key surf breaks have been identified, with the best waves recorded from May-November and March-April. Several of the previously uninhabited islands now host luxury resorts.
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