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"This resort island is amazing. Chrystal clear turquoise waters, with lots of sea life, surround the resort. The accommodation, a garden bungalow, wa ... " More

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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in Chaaya Island awaits you at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives. Within steps you'll find Gili Lankanfushi Beach and Dhonveli Beach. Highlights at this beachfront resort include 3 restaurants, 2 outdoor swimming pools, and a full-service spa.

LED TVs with satellite channels are featured in all 152 soundproofed rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, patios, and free bottled water. Dining in is an option with room service, and minibars provide refreshments. Pillow menus welcome you to a good night's rest, and other nice touches include slippers and free toiletries. Additionally, ceiling fans, safes, and hair dryers are available.

A relaxing day at Chavana Spa can include deep-tissue massages, body wraps, and body scrubs along with aromatherapy and mani/pedis. The buffet restaurant, Koimala , serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Raiyvilaa Sunset Terrace is the resort's own bar. Spend the day at the private beach where you'll find free cabanas, and enjoy the onsite fitness center and outdoor tennis court. Conference space and a meeting room are among the business amenities offered. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a kids' swimming pool, and laundry facilities. There's also the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Attractions within a 10-minute drive of this 4.5-star Chaaya Island resort include Paradise Island Beach and Full Moon Beach.

Superior Room, Ocean View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Beach Suite with Pool

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Suite, Overwater

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Bungalow, Overwater

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Junior Beach Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Promo Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives

5 out of 5
This resort island is amazing. Chrystal clear turquoise waters, with lots of sea life, surround the resort. The accommodation, a garden bungalow, was clean and comfortable. The food and drinks included in the package was amazing. There was something to please everyone - presentation 10/10. Staff were friendly, always had smile for you. Very helpful staff at reception. Could not fault this holiday in any way. Sad to leave.

Posted by on 24 Apr. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

25 Apr. 2019 by FOM

Dear Guest, Greetings from Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives! Thank you very much for rating your stay 10/10.We are delighted to have you with us.This encouraging review shared truly helps everyone to be motivated in doing their best.We hope to have an opportunity in welcoming you back ashore. Have a pleasant day ahead!

About the Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives

Location North Male Atoll, Chaaya Island,

All-inclusive Details

  • Scuba diving lessons not included
  • Snorkelling gear not included
  • On-site entertainment and activities included
  • Local beverages and soft drinks only
  • Premium/non-domestic beverages not included
  • Fitness facilities included
  • All food and beverages included
  • Tennis included
  • Food and beverage restrictions apply
  • Volleyball included
  • Scuba diving excursions not included
  • Snorkelling excursions not included
  • Scuba diving certification not included
  • Motorised water sports not included
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services not included
  • Transport to off-site activities not included
  • Off-site tours not included
  • On-site live performances included
  • Room service not included

Property Features

Some rates at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives are all-inclusive. These rates include onsite meals and beverages, and may include taxes and gratuities. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities. Simply walk outside to feel the sun on your face at the white sand beach. Spend the day at the beach and work on your tan in the sun loungers (chaise longues) or kick back in the shade with complimentary cabanas and umbrellas. At Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives you can cool off in one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools and indulge in a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa. There are 3 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 bars/lounges, a beach bar, and a poolside bar. Public spaces have free WiFi. This luxury resort also offers a children's pool, an outdoor tennis court, and a fitness center. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4.5-star Chaaya Island resort.

  • 152 guestrooms or units
  • 3 dining venues
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • 1615 sq ft of conference space
  • 150 sq m of conference space
  • Bar on the beach
  • Bar by the pool
  • Cabanas on the beach (free)
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Gift shop
  • Bellhop
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • On private beach
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground on site
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Velana Intl. Airport (MLE)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle

Room Amenities

Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives offers 152 accommodations with minibars and safes. Rooms open to patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished. A pillow menu is available. 43-inch LED televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include slippers, complimentary toiletries, hair dryers, and toothbrushes and toothpaste. This Chaaya Island resort provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and ceiling fans. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards.

  • Private patio
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LED television
  • Satellite channels
  • Pillow options
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste

Food & Drink

Koimala - This beachfront buffet restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Rehendhi -OWS guest only - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Raiyvilaa Sunset Terrace - This bar is located on the beach. Open daily.

Raalhu BAR - This bar overlooks the ocean. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Maakana - WB guest only - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Spa Services

  • Deep tissue massage
  • Number of treatment rooms 4
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Surfing availability is limited and surfing packages require advance reservations. Please contact the hotel to make any reservations for surfing package accommodation

Guests must arrange transfers (surcharge) from Male International Airport to the property, which is 20 minutes away via speedboat. To guarantee transfers, guests must contact the property with their flight details at least 24 hours before their expected arrival. The speedboat transfer company offers 24-hour service. Guests must pay the speedboat fee at check-in.

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 48 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property.Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • No lifts
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Please note, some room types at this property are not available when booking a stay with children.
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Boat transfer per adult: USD 168 (roundtrip)
  • Transfer service fee per child: USD 84 (roundtrip), (from 2 to 11 years old)

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

Hotel Names

  • Chaaya Island Dhonveli
  • Chaaya Island Dhonveli Hotel
  • Dhonveli
  • Dhonveli Chaaya Island
  • Dhonveli Hotel
  • Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives Hotel Chaaya Island
  • Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives Hotel
  • Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives Chaaya Island
  • Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives
  • Chaaya Island Dhonveli Hotel North Male Atoll
  • Chaaya Island Dhonveli Resort
  • Dhonveli Beach Spa
  • Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives Resort Chaaya Island
  • Cinnamon Dhonveli Malves Chaa
  • Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives Resort
  • Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives Chaaya Island
  • Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives Resort Chaaya Island

You should know

  • If entering the country requires a visa, the property may be able to help you with some of the supporting documents necessary to obtain one. The property may charge for these services even if you cancel your reservation. Any arrangements are exclusively between the property and yourself. For more details, you can contact the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • To get to the property, guests need to transfer by boat or floatplane. Transfers need to be confirmed by contacting the property at least 48 hours before travel at the number on the booking confirmation.
  • Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the resort before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • For stays on 24 December, the total price shown includes a charge for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner.
  • For stays on 31 December, the total price shown includes a charge for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Green Globe
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