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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

My family and I are checking out as I type this review and all I can say is that we are leaving with very heavy hearts because this place left such a huge impact on us. I can't begin the describe the friendliness and experience of every staff member. Everyone knew us by name and by the number of our...

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Amer A, Thank you for your lovely review. I am thrilled to read about your experiences here at the resort and how much you enjoyed each moment of your stay with us from your villa, food, activities and services. I have shared your feedback and appreciation with Mohamed and our entire team. It is feedback such as yours that...

Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Best service in the world i have ever seen Food was very good .every thing was very good amazing experience. I never forget this hotel and i will visit again with my family and friends. Impressed from this hotel

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Princegurpreet B, Thank you for your review. I am delighted to read how much you enjoyed your stay with us and loved the service and food at the resort. I have shared your feedback with our entire team. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence and to make sure...

Mumbai
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went there for my 10th anni. along with my 1 year old son .. We had a blast ... amazing hospitality. took care all my the baby need right from diapers to milk bottles to sterilizers.. complementary take away beach toys.. I am love with the place and once i gather and save fund I will be visting taj...

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Chiragdm, Thank you for your review. It gives me a great pleasure to read how much you enjoyed your stay with us and our team took very good care of all your needs especially your one year old son. I have shared your feedback with our entire team and they too are happy to learn the same. It is...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When travelling to the Maldives for the first time we were very confused where to stay and in the end chose Taj Exotica for its proximity to the airport. Half an hour after landing we were at the hotel and our Concierge was showing us straight to our room even though it was only 10am! Everything about this place is...

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Emma A, Thank you for your review. We are delighted to read how much you enjoyed your stay with us. I have shared your feedback with Waheed and our entire team at the resort. However, we apologize that the food at Deep End did not meet your expectations. I have communicated your constructive comment with our Executive Chef who...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best thing about Taj exotica , Maldives is its staff.They are so friendly and cooperative.The food is awesome,they have a large variate of vegetarian food.I would definitely recommend this resort to everyone and would definitely visit again.

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Jainal P, Thank you for your review. I am thrilled to read that you had a wonderful stay with us and love the variety of vegetarian options that we have in our restaurants. I have shared your feedback with our entire team. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence...

Indore, India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last month I have visited Maldives with my family and stayed for 05 nights in Taj Exotica Resort & Spa. The Resort is the perfect destination for family and honeymooners. The rooms are big, excellent services, delicious food and very good ambience. If you are die hard fan of beach life and experience the water surrounding life then the resort...

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Amitpaul195420, Thank you for your review. We are delighted to read how much you enjoyed your stay with us with your family. I have shared your feedback with our entire team. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence and to make sure that our guests leave the island with...

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Husband and I stayed here for 5 nights. We loved that after a long flight it was only a boat ride away. We stayed in a beach Bungalow. This place was amazing. Our Bure was stunning with our own plunge pool right on the ocean (Not an over water). the rooms were huge. The staff were such an fantastic...

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear SueB68, Thank you for your review. It gives me a great pleasure to read how much you enjoyed each moment of your stay with us and our team took very good care of you. I have shared your feedback with our entire team. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is heaven on earth! It is just paradise. I visited this hotel with my husband a couple of years ago for our honeymooon. I've been dying to come back, even though it took us 31 hours and 3 different planes to get there....it was totally worth it! I would go back a million times. The rooms are incredible,...

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Samantha R, Thank you for your lovely review. We are thrilled to read how much you enjoyed your honeymoon at Taj Exotica Maldives and our team made each moment of your stay memorable. I have shared your feedback with our entire team. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence...

Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a family of eight from Chennai who stayed at the deluxe lagoon villas of this hotel for 4 days during late October/early November 2016. We chose this hotel after a lot of research and considering that it is not cheap we were not disappointed. The reasons: 1. The location is just a short speed boat drive away of...

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Kumarpt, Thank you for your lovely review. We are thrilled to read that you and your family had a wonderful stay and enjoyed the facilities and services at the resort. I have shared your feedback with our entire team. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence and to make...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This short trip was "what dreams are made of." Every picture of the Maldives seen, coming to life. Beautiful beach, amazing food and the service was faultless. Our room situated on the lagoon was large, clean, the view incredible. Nothing to fault. Make sure you meet cocktail maker Ibbad at the bar, he knows just what to make.

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Vishal S, General Manager at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Gdaynamaste, Thank you for your review. We are delighted to read how much you enjoyed your stay with us. I have shared your feedback with Ibbad and our entire team. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence and to make sure that our guests leave the island with fond...

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Award-winning resort is a sublime fusion of luxury and nature. Nestled amidst one of the largest lagoons in the Maldives. Accommodation is a choice between villas built entirely over water and beach villas. Pan Asian. World Progressive. In villa dining. Interactive dining. Or a romantic dinner for two under the stars... Dining is a culinary adventure. The acclaimed Jiva Grande Spa provides an extensive range of holistic treatments in the over water treatment rooms. Welcome to an island sanctuary where luxury and landscape merge to create a living experience that is one with nature. Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Maldives is located on the exotic Emboodhu Finolhu Island, in the middle of one of the largest natural lagoons in the world. This tropical isle, once known as the 'Three Coconut Island,' ornamented with pale white sand and crystal blue waters is lush with tropical flora. The resort is only 15 minutes by luxury speedboat, available 24 hours, from Malé International Airport. The award-winning resort seamlessly extends the magic of the island's blessed natural beauty in its design even as it offers the finest in contemporary amenities and services. Luxuriously appointed villas and suites, private plunge pools and personal sundecks with endless views of the Indian Ocean, make this the perfect setting for a private retreat. Our Jiva Grande Spa, an authentic Indian spa, offers a range of ignature wellness experiences. A choice of bespoke dining experiences, water sports, and recreation options make for a complete and exclusive estination holiday. Taj Exotica Resort and Spa, Maldives, has been voted the Best Resort in Asia and the Second Best in the World.* ... more   less 

Additional Information about Taj Exotica Resort & Spa

Address: 2117
Region: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > South Male Atoll > Emboodhu Finolhu
Price Range: $1,083 - $2,922 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Taj Exotica Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 64
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Also Known As:
Taj Exotica Resort And Spa
Taj Exotica Hotel Emboodhu Finolhu
Taj Exotica Maldives
Taj Exotica Resort All Inclusive
Taj Exotica Resort & Spa Maldives/Emboodhu Finolhu
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 of 5 bubbles Chiragdm, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Victoria420, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles GarfieldS220, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles KhinYadanarWin, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
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