Kandima Resort Maldives

Kandima Resort stands out as an exciting lifestyle resort in Maldives for couples, families and friends. Offering 274 stylish studios and villas with private pools and ocean access; smart flexible furniture concepts; incredible views – Kandima is designed for every member of society!

There’s a lavish spa, cutting-edge fitness centre, tennis court, football field and art studio here – not to mention one of the largest kids clubs in the country!


Kandima Resort Maldives stands out as a relative newcomer to the Maldivian scene by taking a unique approach to balancing buzz with relaxation. Spacious studios and villas tucked around an island ringed by two miles of white-sand beach offer furnished patios, ample amenities, panoramic views and modern beach studios in two-story buildings; ocean villas with or without pools; water villas or even larger water villas (some accommodating four guests at once!). Rooms can comfortably fit four guests at once!

All rooms offer complimentary Wi-Fi, large LED TVs, minibars and espresso machines. Bathrooms are contemporary yet clean; walk-in rainfall showers and soaking tubs. Ocean view rooms also come equipped with private sundecks atop water-level platforms with steps leading into the sea as well as double hot tubs; beach and ocean villas come complete with round daybeds for additional relaxation.

The resort features numerous restaurants and bars, such as two buffets, three a la carte eateries, a coffeeshop, deli and deli-cafe. There’s even a spa, sports center and indoor pool; kids will love Kandiland Kids Club’s splash playground as well as one of Maldives largest outdoor pools!

Staff at this resort is unquestionably one of its greatest strengths, according to past visitors who praise its accommodating, friendly team as one of its highlights. Staff can suggest dining and activity options and make recommendations, such as Ankita and Abdullah who many reviewers found particularly helpful. There is, however, an added 10 percent service charge on room bills; room-only rates may also be available; most travelers opt for all-inclusive packages to save both time and money when traveling from Male.


Kandima Resort is a relatively recent arrival to the Maldives scene and stands out by offering an affordable lifestyle holiday experience that includes meals. Prices begin from just $160 per night on half board (that’s $320 for couples), making their meals part of the package deal.

Dhaalu Atoll Hotel’s tranquil two-mile sand island location, about an hour’s flight plus 20-minute boat ride from Male, adds to its appeal. Staff welcome guests upon their arrival and assist them with transfers for both international and domestic flights.

At this resort, there are three a la carte restaurants serving highly acclaimed fare in stylish indoor/outdoor settings with sea views. These restaurants include a Mediterranean eatery with large glass walls offering views over the lagoon; a pan-Asian spot featuring impressive fish tanks; and a grill where diners can try Australian and South African black angus and wagyu beef cuts as well.

There are also two pool bars and a casual coffeeshop/deli offering food and drinks, plus loungers by both main pools (Breeze and Beach Club) where loungers provide relaxing spots by the water; Beach Club features its own pool bar located nearby Beach Villas; Breeze offers grilled seafood served alongside beverages with live DJ performances throughout the evening.

Attractions at this hotel include a spa, extensive watersports center and all-weather tennis court; kids’ club; small water park and family boat tours. Each of its 196 rooms offer complimentary Wi-Fi internet connectivity as well as flat screen televisions and tea/coffeemaking facilities – some even feature private pools!


Kandima Resort Maldives, set on a two-mile island just a short flight and boat ride from Male, offers stylish beach or ocean accommodations that are suitable for couples or families. With first class infrastructure and an extensive list of activities such as water sports, tennis courts, the largest outdoor pool in the country, an art studio, marine biology school, kids club and gym – Kandima Resort Maldives provides stylish lodgings that suit couples or families perfectly.

266 rooms, including many Villa categories, boast private furnished terraces equipped with swings or loungers and sea views. Rooms offer free Wi-Fi, smart televisions and minibars stocked with drinks and snacks; bathrooms feature large walk-in rain showers, soaking tubs or double hot tubs depending on room category.

Flavour is an all-day dining restaurant situated by the main pool that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner with a diverse buffet selection. In addition, three other a la carte eateries at the resort serve various cuisines; these include Mediterranean food at Azure (open for lunch and dinner) and pan Asian at Zest; while Sea Dragon impresses with full-sized fish tanks and an impressive menu spanning traditional Chinese to contemporary interpretations of its dishes.

There are two pool bars, a coffee shop and deli where guests can purchase drinks and snacks to take back to their room. esKape Spa provides an impressive range of treatments; full-service hair salon and boutique can also be found here. Furthermore, guests may choose from various meal plans ranging from bed-and-breakfast all inclusive plans up to platinum all inclusive; for any meals not covered under any plan a 10-percent service charge applies.


Kandima Resort Maldives, established in early 2017, features 10 restaurants/bars, two main pools, and seven levels of accommodations – perfect for both honeymooning couples as well as extended families vacationing together.

At this hotel, guests will enjoy numerous activities like yoga classes, art lessons, beach games and pool parties. Furthermore, guests will find relaxation at their fingertips through spa services offering treatments and massages of all kinds.

At this resort, there are also a range of dining options, including Flavour and Zest restaurants that provide buffet-style dining with multiple live cooking stations and sand-floored seating zones. There are also a few a la carte options such as Sea Dragon (authentic Chinese cuisine) and Smoked (grilled meat dishes).

The hotel’s beautiful two-mile long beach offers the ideal environment for relaxation. Boasting soft white sand and turquoise waters, its shore is lined with palm trees swaying in the breeze, featuring loungers dotted along its length. Swimmers and walkers alike can take advantage of warm waters to find their own private spot along its length.

This breathtaking resort, situated on the largest island in Dhaalu Atoll and easily accessible from Male International Airport via seaplane or domestic flight followed by speedboat, offers elegantly-designed rooms and villas featuring private balconies or terraces and some equipped with Jacuzzi or pools – guests have been particularly taken by its stunning water villas which they describe as breathtaking and dreamlike, along with delicious meals served in beachfront villas as well as their privacy.


Kandima Resort Maldives offers an upscale yet laid-back stay for families, couples and friends just 30 minutes by plane and 20 minutes by boat from Male. Boasting two pools, 10 restaurants/bars and studio to villa accommodations there’s something here for everyone at this resort.

Our 266 rooms are smart and stylish, featuring flexible furniture concepts to help create your ideal space. Each offers free Wi-Fi as well as large LED TVs with tea and coffeemaking facilities; additionally, all studios and villas provide outdoor areas complete with loungers, swings or plunge pools; upgraded rooms feature Jacuzzis for ultimate tropical views while suites can include kitchens for extended stays – some even have two bedroom villas available for family stays or group stays!

At this hotel, you’ll discover an array of facilities, such as a gym equipped with personal trainers and classes like anti-gravity yoga, Zumba and aqua-bike classes. Tennis courts and bike rental are also provided, while there is bike storage space and rental services. Furthermore, the spa features exfoliation therapies, healing therapies and signature treatments as some of its specialities.

Other popular activities at the hotel include snorkeling, diving and sunset cruises – you can book these trips through the resort’s front desk – while guests can relax at one of two pools or on its idyllic beach, which boasts turquoise waters with fine white sand surrounded by palm trees and shrubs. Loungers and umbrellas can be found near Beach Club pool; otherwise you can walk down its length in search of your own private spot on this tropical retreat.

There are also two bars – Beach Club and Breeze – as well as a coffeeshop called Aroma, providing plenty of dining options from casual lunches at the main restaurant to specialty dining establishments. Also, experience two bars offering cocktails and drinks; or grab snacks and meals to go from their deli!

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