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Situated in Hulhumale' close to the beach, Maakanaa Lodge offers tropical-style guest rooms with modern amenities and comfort in a cozy and relaxing atmosphere. Conveniently located near Velana International Airport, it takes under 15 minutes' drive from the airport, and is only 20 minutes by car, bus or ferry from the capital city Male'. Diving school, water sports centre, several restaurants, and shops are available within easy walking distance of the hotel.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
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Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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We stayed here in December as we arrived late in the evening and needed to catch a seaplane to our resort the following day. We arranged to be collected at the airport and our driver was there when we arrived. There was a bit of a delay leaving the airport as there were
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After arriving from Hong Kong late in the evening just after Christmas, our family was looking forward to relaxing. We quickly found our hotel contact at arrivals and waited about 30 minutes for the hotel to send a vehicle (they have an arrangement with a nearby property) The
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We stayed for 1 night as a transit. We chose this hotel after reading all the reviews. It is true this place a gem. The owners are very nice people. Caution that there is no lift to the rooms. Breakfast is US$10 limited choice but the quality Maldivian breakfast. Chapathi with
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We stayed here 2 nights before we boarded a Safari boat. The room was a nice size for the short stay. The best part of the stay were the hosts. Since we had time, we were given tips on things to do and see in Male. They took the time to draw us a map and highlight the ferry
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This was a nice hotel, clean and very welcoming. We stayed one night and transferred to another island the next day. We were happy with the welcome and with the AC and thought it was a great place to spend a night while transiting through Male.
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Hi We have room rates including breakfast and lower rates for room-only. If not included, the rate for breakfast add-on is USD10++ (12.32 with taxes) per adult, and half rate for children 3-12years. Breakfast buffet includes at minimum juice, coffee, tea, milk, two types of cereal, brown and white bread, butter, jam, two types of fresh fruit, sausages, baked beans, a hot vegetable dish, and eggs made to order. If room booked without breakfast, we need confirmation for breakfast add-on latest by the previous night, so that required quantity can be estimated. Hope to get your booking and welcome you to Maakanaa Lodge. Regards
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Hi Cheryl Thank you for your interest in Maakanaa Lodge. Our rates are as shown on the booking sites against our TripAdvisor listing and you can make booking online through those sites. For any specific inquiries, please write to us on the email address listed on TripAdvisor. Hope to get your booking and to see you in June 2017! Regards Habeeb
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Hi Leanne Sorry for the delayed response, we did not get the guest inquiry alert email through TripAdvisor for some reason, so we missed your inquiry. We have availability for 21 & 22 Jan 2016, and you can book us through online sites listed on TripAdvisor or send an email (our email address listed on TripAdvisor) for direct booking. We can arrange pickup from ferry terminal if you let us know exact arrival time. Transfer to airport for departure will also be provided free of charge. It takes about 15 minutes by car to the airport. It is very convenient to get to Male' from Hulhumale' as there are ferries which run regularly. Normal ferries (20 minute boat ride) run every 15 minutes, and costs MVR 5.50 per person one way. Express ferry (6 minute speedboat ride) runs every 30 minutes during peak day time and costs MVR 25 per person one way. Looking forward to hearing back from you. Please contact us by email for any further inquiries. Regards Shaheen
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Hello. We will arrange airport pickup free of charge if you have a confirmed booking with us and you let us know the flight details 1 day in advance. Airport drop next day will also be arranged free at the required time to catch the transfer to your resort.
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Hi Cuong and Phuong Thank you for your booking at Maakanaa Lodge. We have received your email as well, and will send you some suggestions and travel information by email. Looking forward to welcome you to Maakanaa Lodge. Regards Habeeb
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"Rooms 123 and 124 face the front of the property and are good choices."
"away from construction"
"I have been there just only one time sorry I cannot advise"
"Ask for a room away from constructions noise.They work form 6 am to 9:30 pm"
"Rooms at the back side, not facing the street, are more quiet during the early morning"
US$84 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
MaldivesKaafu AtollNorth Male AtollHulhumale
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