Holiday Inn Kandooma 4* (Maldives)
Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives is a 32 acre property housing 154 contemporary and chic beach and overwater villas. The Kandoo Kids Club - one of the larger children’s facilities in the Maldives with an outdoor splash pool and daily activities coupled with the “Kids Stay & Eat Free” program makes this the perfect retreat for family travelers. The Kandooma Spa by COMO Shambhala, the proximity to world class diving and surf spots guided by the onsite PADI 5-star dive center and surf school make this the ideal place for those looking to have a thrilling yet relaxing holiday.
Located in the South Male Atoll, 35 kms south of the capital city Male’, Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives is a short 45 minutes speedboat ride from the Velana International Airport. Our airport representatives will meet you once you have cleared the immigration and customs formalities to escort you to a waiting area before jetting away on a speedboat to transfer you to the resort.
Food & Beverage
Enjoy a unique dining experience, either indoors or al fresco, as you treat yourself to global culinary delights whilst enjoying spectacular views of the Indian Ocean and the swimming pool
Bokkuraa Coffee Club & Bar
Order a pizza, sandwich or salad to soothe your hunger pangs after an exciting day on our island. If it gets too hot, cool off with our delectable homemade ice cream, available in a range of flavours.
Each table is idyllically set to provide you with a calming view of the sea, while you feast on a range of delectable cuisines; whether it’s fresh seafood or international favourites. Watch our master chefs prepare your meal at the show kitchen set in the centre of the restaurant.
The Sunset Deck
Choose from our extensive bar menu featuring cocktails, beer and wine, while taking in the 360 degree panoramic views of our paradise island and the Indian Ocean.
Our open-air beach bar complete with high bar stools and bean bags, invites the fresh sea breeze in, while you treat yourself to island cocktails carefully crafted by our skilled barmen and light snacks that’ll perfectly complement your beverage.
The Lounge Bar
The Lounge Bar, located next to the reception; features live entertainment on special nights or weekly DJ music to get you in the spirit of island living.
Meetings & Events
Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives helps meetings, incentives, and group events organizers by offering a timely response to your request and assistance throughout your planning and event process. We offer audio, visual & technical equipment, entertainment and catering to make your meeting or group event an overwhelming success.
IHG Business Rewards
IHG Business Rewards is a global extension of the IHG Rewards program, created to recognize and reward those who book on behalf of others. The program offers points for members when booking meetings, accommodations, and events (including social events such as weddings, family gatherings or sports team travel) at participating IHG branded hotels.
Surfers heading to Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives will have a direct access to the iconic Kandooma Right; located in front of our resort. Attracting surfers from around the world, this fun, hollow right is one of the best breaks in the Maldives. The resort offers exclusive surf packages for surfers during the peak surf season between April and October, when it is mandatory that surf passes are pre-booked in advance. Surf lessons and surf coaching is also available with one of the resident surf guides. Beginners can learn to surf in safe conditions, supervised by our resident certified surf instructors. Surfing photo and video packages are available upon request.
When you’re exploring the mesmerizing seascape, you’ll see a wide spectrum of colourful fish from bannerfish to butterfly fish and other exotic marine life such as sharks, rays and reef sharks. Based on your requirements and preferences, the team at Kandooma Diving center - a PADI 5 star center can organize a diving excursion that’s more suitable for you.
Kandooma Spa by COMO Shambhala
Empower your mind, body and soul as you discover complete relaxation at our tranquil, garden spa by COMO Shambhala. Indulge in a range of body care treatments, massages, facials and beauty therapy, all of which are made with pure essential oils. Escape the stresses of life and unwind at our spa resort in Maldives.
In order to save the delicate eco system which faces constant threats due to climate change, Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives actively partakes in marine conservation, whether it’s our Reefscaping Project, Turtle & Manta Project or a walk with our marine biologist that aims in educating and raising awareness with our guests.