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Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2012

Very relaxing and friendly hotel. Small island able to walk around in 15 minutes so if diving, snorkelling or sunbathing is not what your after then this is not the place for you. Food choice excellent and staff very friendly and helpful. Rooms dark in decor but well equipped. The only down side was the evening entertainment as it was...

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Front Office Executive at Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon, responded to this review

hello jenniferc401.. Greetings from Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo.. Thank you for sharing your review “Very relaxing” on Trip Advisor.. We are very pleased to know that you've enjoyed your vacation and that you've had a “Very relaxing” time at Ellaidhoo.. :) We look forward to have you with us for many more wonderful holidays.. until then, cheers from the Management and...

Boston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2012

This was our first trip to the Maldives and certainly was impressed,we could not have wished for a better holiday.As soon as you arrive you are greeted by staff and the same when you leave they shake hands and wave you off .We stayed in a beach bungalow in a nice quiet area next door to our dauhgter and son...

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Front Office Executive at Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon, responded to this review

hello lynette93.. Greetings from Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo.. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for sharing your experience on Trip Advisor.. Its a great pleasure to know that you've had a “Fantastic Holiday” and that you've enjoyed every aspect of service Ellaidhoo has to offer. It is also a delight to know that you've experienced our well renowned...

Telford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2012

My husband and i stayed in Ellaidhoo 7th - 21st March. Firstly we were pleasantly surprised to be greeted by staff on arrival. Hospitality was excellent throughout our stay. The Manager Prem was so helpful nothing was too much trouble for him. Prem regularly spoke to guests and ensured they holiday was enjoyable if there was any problems he would...

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Front Office Executive at Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon, responded to this review

hello Eirian_11.. Greetings from Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo.. Thank you for sharing your review on Trip Advisor.. We are very delighted to know that you've had an "Excellent" holiday here at Ellaidhoo and that you will be back as well.. We are also happy to know that we've made your vacation a very memorable one. Looking forward to welcoming you (again).....

boston
Reviewed 22 March 2012

Having read many reviews on Ellaidhoo I wanted to give a slightly different perspective if I could on the Island, the amenities and the service. I will get to the great qualities of the island in due course, but feel compelled to address a couple of gripes posted by people who quite frankly are puerile. Prior to travel it was...

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Front Office Executive at Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon, responded to this review

hello mrmojo752.. Greetings from Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo.. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and review “Great Resort, shame about some guests” at Ellaidhoo in detail.. Its been a pleasure having you with us, and we are very glad to know that you've had a wonderful and very relaxing vacation at Ellaidhoo.. It also delights us to...

Northampton UK
Reviewed 20 March 2012

First let me explain that my review is two fold and relates to Ellaidhoo as an island and the overall feeling whilst we were there. The Island: This is a small island compared to others but has a stunning reef. If you want to see more fish when snorkelling or diving then this is the place for you. We stayed...

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Front Office Executive at Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon, responded to this review

hello PDR50.. Greetings from Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo.. Thank you for sharing your review “Good but could have been better” on Trip Advisor.. We appreciate you sharing your comments and suggestions, as it helps us to improve our services and standard. However, we are disheartened to know that you were disappointed with the friendly attitude of our staff, and that it...

Belgium
Reviewed 18 March 2012

We have spent 18 days at Ellaidhoo (february>Mars), this was the 3 visit to this island and we have again a great trip and amazing dives. The water bungalow that we stayed in was fantastic(nr 409), The pool restaurant is excelent,every meal is delight and the staff is very good,friendly, very polite,attentive and helpfull when you need something. The kitchen...

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Front Office Executive at Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon, responded to this review

hello SALUBelgium Greetings from Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo.. Thank you for choosing to stay at Ellaidhoo, yet again.. :) and for sharing your review “Wonderful ... Ellaidhoo!!” on Trip Advisor.. But above all, for your continued patronage to Ellaidhoo.. Its been a pleasure having you with us for the 3rd time, and we sure hope to welcome you back for many...

Reviewed 16 March 2012

We went for our honeymoon and was not disappointed. This island was amazing. From our first step onto the island we were treated like royalty. Nothing was too much for any of the staff.. Always greated with a smile from morning to night. If you are thinking of booking don't think just do.. There is nothing we would change. It's...

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Front Office Executive at Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon, responded to this review

hello Janelouise1.. Greetings from Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo.. Thank you for choosing to spend your honeymoon here at Ellaidhoo and for sharing your review “Out of this world....” on Trip Advisor.. We are very delighted to know that you've had a wonderful experience at Ellaidhoo.. and look forward to welcome you to celebrate many more special occasions with us.. Until you...

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2012

Just returned from 2weeks at Ellaidhoo and have had a wonderful holiday. Following advice from fellow trip advisors, we requested a beach bungalow between 301-309 and were lucky enough to be given 305 which was ideal. The biggest asset this resort has is the staff - they were all very friendly, happy people who went out of their way to...

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Ellaidhoo_Team, Front Office Executive at Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon, responded to this review

hello Thetwoowe.. Greetings from Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo.. Thank you for choosing to stay at Ellaidhoo this vacation and for taking time to share your review “Which Chaaya ??”on Trip Advisor.. We also thank you for your continued patronage towards the Chaaya brand!! :) It has been a pleasure having you with us and we are very pleased to know that...

Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 March 2012

There is not much more that I can add to all the reviews already submitted for Ellaidhoo. We enjoyed every minute of our stay. You can be as energetic as you like or just relax and take in the sun in delightful tranquility. All the staff are wonderful and the service is second to none and nothing is too much...

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hello GeoffP01.. Greetings from Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo.. Thank you for sharing your experience and review on Trip Advisor.. Its been a pleasure having you with us, and we sure hope you do return to the island in the not too distant future. :) We are very delighted to know that this was your Best holiday and that we were a...

Leamington Spa
Reviewed 15 March 2012

My daughter and I spent 10 days at the Chayaa Reef in February 2012. We were so delighted with the experience. The management is extremely efficient, and we both felt part of a caring family, as the staff are thoughtful and unobtrusive, while providing a service which is second to none. We bought a spa package which was good value...

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hello 720StellaB.. Greetings from Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo.. Thank you for sharing your review “A Tranquil Haven” on Trip Advisor.. We are very pleased to know that you've had a wonderful magical ten days with us at Ellaidhoo and that you've enjoyed every aspect of service rendered. Further more, its an absolute delight to know that you've felt like being a...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Airport Transportation
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon, like all nature's wonders, is blessed with a spectacular offering for marine enthusiasts, is known the world over as the dive island in the Maldives.In the shade. Under the palms. On the Beach. Over the water. There are plenty of stylish types of living spaces to choose from at Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon. The 112 rooms are delightfully designed to blend in with the tropical backdrop and its natural environment.A stunning location combined with star-class facilities and outstanding levels of service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon

Address: Ellaidhoo Island (Formerly Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo)
Region: Maldives > Alifu Atoll > North Ari Atoll > Ellaidhoo Island
Price Range: $337 - $997 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon 4*
Number of rooms: 112
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Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo Hotel North Ari Atoll
Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo Resort
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