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Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives

Named after the abundant Kandoo Tree, Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma enjoys beautiful views of the Indian Ocean in the South Malé Atoll. The Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma  hotel offers 160 spacious and modern, Overwater, Beach or Garden villas, with stunning views of the glistening Maldivian sea and the unspoiled beach that surrounds our resort. The Overwater Villas are located on the opposite end of the island from the reception and for that you can use resort’s buggy service for convenience.

This hotel is blessed with fantastic beaches, lush tropical greenery, clear turquoise waters, with some of Maldives best dive sites close by. There are range of activities to explore, whether you’re looking for adventure or relaxation; from surfing along the grand waves to indulging in soothing spa treatments at the Kandooma Spa by COMO Shambhala.

Designed with white-washed timber and large windows, the spacious villas are equipped with a flat-screen satellite TV and luxurious outdoor showers. This hotel is blessed with fantastic beaches, lush tropical greenery, clear turquoise waters, with some of Maldives best dive sites close by. It is ready to appeal to discerning travellers who boldly embrace, seek more from, and celebrate life!

At Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives, a range of water sports  are available for you to take advantage of. Opt for wind-surfing, mono-skiing or wake-boarding if you’re looking for a unique water sport that’s bound to boost your energy and adrenaline. You can indulge in catamaran safari or feel the sea breeze on your face as you learn new ways to enjoy the clear water surrounding the island.

Fresh local seafood is served at The Kitchen Restaurant, which offers breathtaking sunset views. The newly refurbished Kandooma Cafe features Western and Asian meals and provides indoor and outdoor seating. Restaurants often organises themed buffet dinners like local Maldivian feast, seafood barbecue with entertainment. You get to enjoy tons of scrumptious options, and if you have never tried any of the Maldivian dishes, you are going to love it. 

Idyllically located in the South Male Atoll, Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives is 35 km south of the capital city of Male. It takes approximately a 45-minute speed boat ride from the Velana International Airport to reach airport.

Rooms & Villa

Featuring its own distinct style, each of the villas provides an ideal sanctuary amidst unique island settings. Be it a fun family holiday or an intimate escape, Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives offers a charming hideaway with a range of contemporary comforts for rest and play.

Beach Villa

Step into your island hideaway, surrounded by nature and only a few steps away from the white beach sands and the alluring azure sea. With ample private space to relax in, relish in the comforts of the bedroom of your Beach Villa at Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives. The villa is equipped with modern facilities and amenities, from an outdoor terrace and hammock to an outdoor rain shower.

Garden Villa

Wrapped in the shade of swaying island palms and enclosed by lush vegetation, Garden Villa also offers a view of the beach, assuring that you’re never too far from the enticing waters.
Suitable for couples and small families, These modern villa is your island retreat fitted with an outdoor terrace, hammock and outdoor rain shower to enhance your experience of a unique Maldivian vacation.

Overwater Villa

Perched over the translucent, cerulean waters, our Overwater Villa at Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives is the epitome of island living. Enjoy direct access to the sea from your private terrace and sundeck, fitted with lounge chairs and an overwater hammock that’s perfect for soaking up the sun.
Wake up to ocean views or dine under a star lit sky when you stay at our private water villa in Maldives.

Amenities & Activity

  • Catamaran Sailing & Windsurfing
  • Kayaking & Stand-up Paddle Board
  • Snorkeling and Diving
  • Fun Tubes
  • Water Skiing
  • Knee boarding
  • Jet Ski Excursions
  • Dolphin/Turtle Cruise
  • Coral Gardening
  • Fishing
  • Kandoo Kids Club
  • Kids Stay & Eat Free
  • Marine Conservation


Diving Sites

Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives is located at a prime spot offering diving enthusiasts easy access to numerous dive sites around the island.

Popular dive sites nearby:

  • Kandooma Thila
  • Kandooma Caves
  • Losfushi Canyon
  • Kuda Giri & Shipwreck
  • Manta Point
  • Cocoa Corner
  • Miyaru Faru
  • Vaagali Thila
  • Ranikan (Rihiveli corner)
  • Embudhu Express (Full day trip)




Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives,Kandooma Fushi,South Male’ Atoll,Republic of Maldives




+960 664 0511

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