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Reviewed 2 February 2015 via mobile

It was really a great place to go. Friendly staff,great food and very nice accommodation! Had a great stay and got the much needed rest and sunshine! Would definitely recommend it to anyone and it is really well priced! Also very nice swimming and snorkelling water!

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking time to share with us your experience on your recent stay at Chaaya Island Dhonveli. We are happy to know that you had a great time and it is truly our pleasure to have you as one of our guests. We have passed on your good words to our team and this...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 February 2015 via mobile

We spent 10 days in this little paradise for our honeymoon! We loved everything about the resort, especially the lovely and welcome environment! High five to all the staff working at the restaurants and bars! The food is amazing, every day we tried something different and almost everything was freshly cooked! We had dinner on the beach to celebrate my...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are so pleased to find that you had such a “Memorable honeymoon” here with us at Chaaya Island Dhonveli! Thank you for taking the time to write down this lovely feedback for us and we are so happy that your honeymoon became such a wonderful one. It is absolutely great to hear that the both of you...

Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 February 2015

This will be a tricky review to write as we very much enjoyed our stay on this island, but would like to take this opportunity to highlight some things you may not be aware of when choosing to holiday here. We booked for 14 nights with Travelbag and they sent regular updates, were helpful and efficient in both the booking...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing with us your detailed experience “Lovely Island of contrasts” on your recent visit in Maldives. Glad to know that you had a lovely holiday. We have taken serious note of your concerns on the areas that we have done well and areas which still need for improvement. We already informed the concerned departments of...

Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 1 February 2015

My wife and I spent 6 days of our honeymoon here. It's only a 20 minute journey from speedboat from the airport. On arrival we were greeted by a cold shower and a refreshing natural fruit punch. We initially had a beach bungalow. It's just what we wanted with privacy and just on the beach. The beach was excellent and...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are so pleased to find that you had such a wonderful honeymoon here with us at Chaaya Island Dhonveli! Thank you for taking the time to write down this lovely feedback for us and we are so happy that your honeymoon became such a memorable and excellent experience. It was a true pleasure to have the both...

Margate
Reviewed 31 January 2015

Spent six nights here and really liked the hotel and what it had to offer. We had a beach bungalow which was very nice without being opulent, and it's location to the beach is just what we wanted. What we liked about the bungalow was how lovely it was to just to be able to step into the water for...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, How wonderful to hear that you enjoyable stay at Chaaya Island Dhonveli! Thank you for taking time to write about detailed review during your stay here. Glad you had a great time with us. We appreciate your honest and balanced view. It's always good to hear from guests for us to know what we have done well and...

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2015

We came here from the 15th of jan for a week after doing sri Lanka for 2 weeks prior .we arrived by speed boat at night and reached the island after a 20 minute trip at 11pm .on arrival you are greeted with cold towels and a iced tea which was most welcome.. We had booked an over water suite...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for this detailed and wonderful feedback “Wow”, it brings us so much pleasure to know that you had a great stay with us. We are so delighted to hear that you had such a memorable experience with us, found our staff excellent and exceptional as well as the facilities lived up to your expectations. It was...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 January 2015

I've been to this resort 12 times since 2001, mostly in late March and up to mid/late April each year, so I've seen and experienced all the changes. My main interest is surfing and this cannot be faulted. Neither can the service in all of the bars and restaurants. The accommodation is very well appointed and rooms are serviced daily,...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Chaaya Island Dhonveli. As always it’s an absolute pleasure to have you staying here with us and we are so delighted that you are finding your stays to wonderful for each time. Indeed, Chaaya Island Dhonveli has been consecutively awarded as the Leading Surf Resort in Maldives...

cheshireuk
Reviewed 23 January 2015

This is a lovely island. Second visit there. Nothing can be faulted. The staff are the glue that hold this island together. They made our second holiday here as magic as the first one. We are regular travellers to the Maldives over a 20 year period, and this Island hits the spot for us in terms of pricing and the...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, How wonderful it is to read your review “a maldivian gem”! We are all very glad to find that you had a pleasurable stay with us. It was a pleasure having you here with us once again, and we are glad that you left us with wonderful memories and experiences that did not fade away over a short...

Germany
Reviewed 23 January 2015

Last Minute I took the decision to fly over for a short vacation of 4 nights/5days to the Maledives. It was my first vacation alone and I was looking for a nice place where I am - as a young woman - able to relax, snorkel and enjoy the beauty of the maledives islands. I read all the good reviews...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your detailed feedback, we are so delighted to hear that all facilities and small details provided at Chaaya Island Dhonveli lived up to your expectations and that you had a great stay with us. It brings us so much happiness to know also that you found our staff, facilities and nature to make your short...

Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 23 January 2015

I went to Cinnamon Island Dhonveli with my husband on our honeymoon and we have the best impression! The hotel itself is really peaceful, perfect to get a rest and really forget about all everyday problems for a while. Upon our arrival we found out, that the hotel gave us a better room than the one we paid for (room...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, What an honor to receive such a wonderful review from the both of you! We are so delighted that you had a great stay with us and appreciated our facilities and services, it means a lot to us. Glad to hear that you had such a memorable honeymoon with us as well. The personal recognition to our staff...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives is Kaafu Atoll's best-kept secret for its world famous surf point known as Pasta Point. Located in the heart of the best surf areas, the island is a paradise for water sports lovers. Surfing, Diving, Snorkeling, Canoeing, Pedalo are hot favorites while Outdoor sports such as Tennis, Beach Volley Ball and Badminton are also available. This exqusite island resort offers lavish living spaces with 148 stylish rooms and six restaurants and bars. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives

Address: Kanuoiy Huraa (Formerly Chaaya Island Dhonveli)
Region: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > North Male Atoll > Farukolhufushi Island
Price Range: $364 - $1,024 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives 4*
Number of rooms: 148
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Also Known As:
Chaaya Island Dhonveli Hotel North Male Atoll
Chaaya Island Dhonveli Resort
Dhonveli Beach Spa
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“All rooms are good.”
 of 5 bubbles Lee1970, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Over water suites15-24 tend to be north facing so 1-10 best for sun.”
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“The front desk need to improve as they sent me the wrong departure time and almost miss the flight! must choose the over water house”
 of 5 bubbles ki23202003, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Water bungalow great value, upgrade to premium if you can”
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