Kandima Maldives Best Experience for: Couples, Families, Beaches, House Reef Snorkeling & Diving
GPS coordinates: 2.732111, 73.009366
Kandima Maldives is located on the largest island in Dhaalu Atoll. Discover barefoot luxury, time out for adults and plenty of fun for children, not to mention island-living at its best, year round sunshine, watersports, top dive sites and a safe environment. With the longest outdoor pool in the Maldives, tennis and basketball courts, snorkelling, diving, an art studio, cookery school and much more besides, there is plenty to keep everyone occupied at Kandima for a Maldives Holiday.
This lifestyle resort caters for guests of all ages; families, couples, group of friends and of course honeymooners. Whether you seek relaxation, adventure, wellbeing, sport, spa experiences or just family time; Kandima Maldives has something for all of you. Consider Kandima Maldives as a best family or couple resort for a budget holiday in Maldives.
Accommodation in Kandima Maldives
The resort offers a choice of 274 stylish studios, beach and aqua-villas with 11 different categories to choose from, each with its own terrace and endless tropical views, dominated mostly by turquoise.
56 Sky Studios situated right on the beach with beautiful views, these compact studios features king bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms with soaking tubs, walk-in showers, and designer toiletries, along with modern amenities. Private balconies and terraces have balcony swings and stunning vistas. Size: 55sqm. Accommodate: Max. 4 Adults or 2 Adults + 2 Children
72 Beach Studios at Kandima Maldives are situated right on the beach with beautiful views, these compact studios features king bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms with soaking tubs, walk-in showers, and designer toiletries, along with modern amenities. Private balconies and terraces have balcony swings and stunning vistas. Size: 55sqm. Accommodate: Max. 4 Adults or 2 Adults + 2 Children
20 Beach Villas with Swirl Pool boast a king bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms with soaking tubs, walk-in showers, and designer toiletries, along with modern amenities. Private balconies and terraces have balcony swings and panoramic views. Size: 92sqm. Accommodate: Max. 4 Adults or 2 Adults + 2 Children
29 Beach Pool Villas with Swirl Pool (15 Sunset / 14 Sunrise) boast king bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms with soaking tubs, walk-in showers, and designer toiletries, along with modern amenities. Private balconies and terraces have balcony swings, private swimming pools, and exquisite views. Size: 105sqm. Accommodate: Max. 4 Adults or 2 Adults + 2 Children
8 Family Sky Suites – 2 Bedrooms suites are situated right on the beach with beautiful views, these 2 storey studios features king bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms with soaking tubs, walk-in showers, and designer toiletries, along with modern amenities. Private balconies and terraces have balcony swings and stunning vistas. Size: 135sqm. Accommodate: Max. 8 Adults or 4 Adults + 4 Children
30 Aqua Villas boast king bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms with walk-in showers, free-standing tubs with sea views and designer toiletries, along with modern amenities. Private decks have lagoon access and spectacular ocean views. Size: 73sqm. Accommodate: Max. 4 Adults + 2 Children
29 Aqua Villas with Swirl Pool boast king bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms with walk-in showers, free-standing tubs with sea views and designer toiletries, along with modern amenities. Private decks feature Jacuzzis, direct lagoon access and spectacular ocean views. Size: 73sqm. Accommodate: Max. 4 Adults + 2 Children
18 Ocean Pool Villas – These ultra-cool villas are the ultimate overwater hideaway. Featuring an expansive deck above the blue waters, these units come with your very own private pool. Enjoy uninterrupted views of the Indian Ocean as you lounge away on the sunbeds. Size: 95sqm. Accommodate: Max. 2 Adults + 2 Children
2 Sunset Aqua Pool Suites have the best seats in the house for epic sunset sessions! Featuring an expansive living space with a separate living area from the bedroom, these units come equipped with a massive infinity pool and a private overwater deck with sun loungers. Everything about this oh-so-chic villas are spell-binding! Size: 95sqm. Accommodate: Max. 2 Adults + 2 Children
Restaurants and Bars in Kandima Maldives
If you want to dine in a group, or go out for private dinner somewhere in a romantic setting for two – Kandima Maldives is the perfect place for you. The island offers food in accordance with any gastronomic taste, boasting one of the largest restaurants and bars in the country, with an incredible selection of different cuisines, various world tastes from Chinese to Maldivian and Mediterranean.
Breeze Pool Bar – Want to make a splash and take a dip? Well, Breeze is the place to relax, unwind, dance or watch that stunning sunset. Mix and mingle while enjoying the live bands and the latest DJs as you drink tropical cocktails and smoke flavoured shishas. Location: Beachfront Open: Daily, 10.00 – 24.00 Menu type: Pool bar;
Beach Club – Beach More! Worry Less! Day through to night, the Beach Club is the perfect hangout spot for both families and couples alike. Watch the sun set across the island as DJs entertain you with their party tunes. Swim up for fruity cocktails and delicious shots or relax in one of the stylish cabanas perched above the turquoise pool. Location: Next to the art studio Open: Daily, 10.00 – 18.00 Menu type: Pool bar;
Deli – Enter this casual and stylish food boutique for a quick bite or any other treats to take back to your abode. In the mood to relax in your studio or villa? No problem! Order from the K’ App and the Home Delivery will be at your doorstep in no time. Location: Next to Flavour & Breeze Pool Bar Open: Daily, 10.00 – 20.00 Menu type: Grab-and-go;
Azure – Located on the beach with indoor and outdoor seating, this chic beach house offers casual dining by day and elegant signature dining on the beach by night. Sample the endless mix of Mediterranean dishes, fish, steaks, oven-baked pizzas and delicious wines from the own cellar With an extensive garden area this restaurant is perfect to host outdoor gala dinner events for larger groups or for family and friends’ get-togethers. Location: Beachfront & Garden area. Lunch – 13.00 to 16.00. Dinner – 19.00 to 22.00. Menu type: À la carte. Kids menu: Yes;
Flavour Zest – Taste the freshest flavours from around the world in these stylish and contemporary modern food hall restaurants with multiple live cooking stations and self-service areas. Watch the international chefs prepare tantalising dishes of the day right in front of you. Check out the kids’ corners offering special food choices for the little VIPs. Open: On selected days of the week. Breakfast – 07.00 to 10.30. Lunch – 12.30 to 14.30. Dinner – 19.00 to 22.00;
Aroma Café – Perched over a natural lake, Aroma Cafe’ serves up speciality coffees hailing all the way from the fertile highlands of Southern Ethiopia to family grown beans from Batin Baru Indonesia. Join the resident Artists for painting or crafts classes and unleash your creativity in Kandima’s very own Art Studio! Location: Next to art studio. Menu type: Grab-and-go. Open: Daily, 10:00 – 18:00;
Smoked – This modern grill house is famous for its open-concept kitchen with the custom-made parilla grill and homemade giant smoker. Creatively designed with unique architectural features, this restaurant offers both indoor and outdoor mixed seating options, offering you beach side dining right under the stars. Large tables set out on the sand are perfect for groups of friends or families travelling together;
Sea Dragon Forbidden Bar – Inspired by ancient architectural designs of the Far East, this restaurant offers authentic Asian cuisine with a modern touch. From freshly caught fish from the waters of Dhaalu Atoll to juicy lobsters and crabs up for grabs! Make your selection from the display tanks and let the chefs whip up a feast to remember! Head out to the adults-only Forbidden Bar accessible through a Kool psychedelic tunnel, where live DJs play into the night and the barmen make the most mouth-watering cocktails on the island. Location: Overwater Menu type: À la carte. Kids’ menu: Yes. Open: On selected days of the week. Dinner – 19.00 to 22.00. Firbidden Bar – 19.00 to 00.00;
Weddings in Kandima Maldives
Brilliantly designed backdrop for your dream wedding.
From the perfect proposal, krazy hen night to the most stylish honeymoon, Kandima Maldives always provides a brilliantly designed backdrop for your dream wedding. When you say ‘I do’ on the island (desti)nation, you’ll enjoy tailor-made wedding planning services by the Kool wedding planners, so your wedding ceremony is exactly how you have imagined it.
Set the scene for the Koolest moment of your life! This signature Kandima wedding is an event of a lifetime! Standing on the soft coral white sand, and with glittering waters as your backdrop, you’ll be immersed in the excitement of starting your life together as Mr and Mrs. You’ll never forget the anything but ordinary setting of the Coconut Grove, romantic dinner on the beach, sunset cruise for two and after-ceremony hip celebrations.
If relaxation is more your thing, then simply visit the award-winning esKape Spa nestled in the tropical surroundings of the island. Detachment and distraction from reality – esKape spa helps you do just that! From exfoliation to healing therapies. Onsite steam room and plunge pool. Usual full-body therapy to signature treatments. You’re in for a treat! Open: Daily, 10.00 – 20.00
Room amenities: Free WiFi, Satellite TV, Towels, Bath or shower, Private bathroom, Toilet, Free toiletries, Bathrobe, Hairdryer, Shower
General: 24-hour reception, air conditioner, dedicated smoking area, express registration, luggage storage room, non-smoking rooms, restaurant, safety box, bar, swim-up bar, family rooms, Beach front, Beach, Pool/beach towels
Entertainment and sports: billiards, children playground, fitness centre, outdoor swimming pool, table tennis, tennis court, children’s swimming pool, mini club, Art Studio for painting, Marine Biology
Services: transport from/to the airport, breakfast room service, currency exchange, conference hall/banquet hall, room service, Wi-Fi Internet
Paid services: beauty parlour, SPA centre, massage, telephone and fax, washing service, shops, room service, babysitting, diving, all kinds of water sports, conference hall, transport from/to the airport, Fishing, Windsurfing, Canoeing, Bicycle rental;
Kandima Maldives is located in the bewitching Dhaalu Atoll. Kandima is not just a hotel, but an entire island is one of 1190 that makes up the Maldives. To get to the resort from Male airport, guests can take a seaplane trip and in 40 minutes of scenic flight find themselves on the spot with a smiling staff and a welcome drink. Another alternative is to fly local airlines + 20-minutes by speedboat. After check-in at the resort expect a short buggy trip to your villa via a very beautiful island about 3 km long.
Distance from downtown area: Male’ 169 km
Distance from downtown area: Rinbudhoo 25 km
Distance from airport: Velana International Airport (MLE) 172 km
Distance from domestic airport: Dhaalu Airport (DDD) 14.50 km
Distance to nearest resort: Niyama Private Island Resort 10 km
Reception desk hours
From: 00:00 o’clock
To: 24:00 o’clock
Hotel policy: Free Wi-Fi, Pets are not allowed. Children of any age are welcome.
Policy about booking cancellation: .
Check-in from: 14:00 o’clock
Check-out until: 11:00 o’clock
Accepted credit cards: MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Union Pay;
Charges included in the price:.