The Holiday Inn Kandooma resort Maldives has completely taken out the critics single-handedly. The Maldives is the best destination for travellers who are looking for beaches, leisure time and a whole lot of privacy. Usually, rumour has it that the beaches in the South Atoll aren’t as great as the north. Holiday Inn gives you a luxurious stay with its private beaches, spa treatments and water activities. Doesn’t matter if you are actively looking for adventure in the water or probably taste the different types of cocktails or even let your kids have fun. This resort welcomes all sorts of travellers.

The resort is highly recommended for family travellers. Often there will be notifications about what’s happening on a daily basis, what’s actually trending for the day. Most importantly if you are looking for sunbathing this resort has amazing views with great beaches. Approach Maldives Vacation for the best-customised vacation



Holiday Inn Kandooma is located in the south Atoll approx 40-45km from the Velana Airport Maldives. You can reach the island via a shared speed boat which takes roughly 40-60 minutes to reach the island. Once you reach the shore you can see the staff of Holiday Inn waiting to welcome you for your most relaxed and luxurious vacation.

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Rooms in Holiday Inn resort Kandooma Maldives

The Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma has 160 rooms, suites and estates in various classes:

  1. Beach View Villas
  2. Sea View Beach House
  3. Beach Houses, Garden View Villas
  4. Family Beach Houses
  5. Island View Overwater Villa
  6. Overwater Villas.

    Get your best room in this 8 different room types available. It is extremely enchanting to walk shoeless on the coloured wood floor with a particular surface. Huge widely inclusive windows have the effect of the deficiency of dividers, working on the vibe of meeting with nature and the interminable blue ocean.

    The rooms are absolutely astounding, and even lift their spirits with their nautical plan, beginning right from the footstool. The daintiness of white is invigorated by blotches of splendid tones

    The Overwater Villa offers a definitive Maldives experience. Drifting above coral and marine life in the shallow clear waters, visitors will partake in their experience on the private sundeck. For much more extravagance, indulge yourself with Overwater villas. These manors come outfitted with similar sumptuous bed sizes. Room sizes fluctuate from 85 to liberal 170 square meter space.

Activities in the resort

For quite a while, Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives is known as a jumping island, a spot that couldn’t have cared less with regards to extravagance, yet invested a ton of energy plunging. The destinations that pulled in the primary jumpers then, at that point, are still near, thus numerous visitors come to the Holiday Inn basically for plunging. For fledglings, there is a decent house reef, and for some accomplished jumpers in overflow there are brilliant plunges, promising the absolute best and most prominent from the Indian Ocean. For youngsters 8 years or more established to encounter scuba making a plunge the safe, pool like states of the bound tidal pond region. Cocoa Corner, Kandooma Caves and Kandooma Caves are the most famous jump destinations.

Lately, Kandooma has likewise procured a standing as a surf spot. The surfing activities are quite famous in this island and it is a recommended one. But it comes with a lot of restrictions and guidelines so make sure you give that a read through.

The ocean side doesn’t have direct admittance to swimming and the ocean side is loaded with notice indications of solid flows, however, there is a free-swimming outing each day in just 5 minutes by boat. Excursions to other coral reefs are additionally on the week by week movement menu.
A couple of spots around the island were transformed into respectable sandy seashores, and this is sufficient, however all over the place, as in the tidal pond, you ought to be careful with fresh and at times sharp corals under your feet.

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Spa Treatments in Holiday Inn Resort kandooma Maldives

At last, Como Shambala Spa is a quality item and where you will track down unwinding and harmony for the brain and body. Medicines, back rubs, yoga and health will assist you with re-energizing your life energy. It is feasible to accomplish congruity with nature. It offers five wonderful rooms, just as two lavish spa manors. This is one more part of the hotel that is a ton to offer away from the ocean side.

Restaurants and Bars in Holiday Inn Resort kandooma Maldives

In Holiday Inn resort Kandooma Maldives the chefs know how you’d like your eggs to go with your global breakfast, complete with the determination of juices, ground espresso and teas. Come evening, the “Large Barnacle” changes from brilliant and windy to delicate and heartfelt, lit by the close sparkle of candles and floated by the chilled thumps of music.

The Kitchen is another perfectly exquisite eating experience with the best perspective on the island. The café offers cafes an eminent Modern Fusion menu out around the ocean with feet in the sand, in upholstered solace neglecting the Kandooma Channel. Only 15 speeds away are the wine room with a decision of 250 distinct old and new-world wines.

Partake shortly of the “city-by-the-ocean side” at Bokkuraa Coffee Club. Look over a day by day changing turn of new baked goods and custom made frozen yoghurts to go with shop espressos teas newly fermented to arrange. Take in the shocking vistas of pool, ocean and sky, or make up for lost time with the most recent buzz while you pause.

Valiantly is the retreat’s first ocean sidebar situated on the oceanfront neglecting the excellent tidal pond of the Indian Ocean. The Lounge request some espresso or tea settle back and pay attention to the jumping stories told by the jumpers who hangover here. Pool Bar is the spot to snatch steaks, pizzas, sandwiches. And your most loved poolside refreshments put forth a convincing defence for relaxing the day away in the sun.

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  1. What are the covid regulations for the Maldives?
    You need to get 2 negative RTPCR tests – one in India and one in the Maldives, both 24-72 hours prior to your departure
  2. Can we island hop from one resort to another
    Yes, it can be done. But several RTPCR tests must be taken for this.
  3. Are there direct flights from India to the Maldives?
    Yes! There are direct flights from Mumbai, Delhi, Kochin, Banglore and Hyderabad

    Few other points

    *Kids ages 12 and under stay for free when sharing their parents’ room.
    *Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma in South Malé Atoll, one of the best diving spots in the Maldives
    *Check-in from 14:00, Check-out before 12:00
    *All Children are welcome.