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Hilterfingen, Switzerland
2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of these still magic places. I have visited 90+ nations during the years, seen and experienced plenty. What we found on this quaint island is truely extraordinary. The transfer from Male takes appr. 30 - 50 minutes by boat, depending on the boat type. Staff from all the various departements are very dedicated and always helpful. The rooms in... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for our honeymoon. Boat from male airport to the hotel arrived on time. There was a heavy rain at that time,but they made sure that we had a safe journey. It was midnight when we arrived there, but the staff provided a warm welcome. The water bunglow was really comfortable and the view was beautiful. It's a... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Embudu is a perfect honeymoon getaway in the Maldives for the budget traveler who is seeking comfort and privacy and can do without the opulent luxuries of the Maldivian 5* resorts. The resort is well maintained but not unnecessarily manicured, the beach rooms where we stayed were cottage type.They were air conditioned and spacious. The food spread was primarily European.... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A lovely little island on which to enjoy the Maldives. The beach is lovely and the hotel is a great place for a day visit. The buffet lunch was quite good though there wasn't much variety in the seafood on offer. The hotel is clean, the service good and the staff friendly and helpful.

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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I was there with my family in AUG..excellent food..friendly staff..specially chef's n restaurant staff..marvellous beach...ideal for snorkelling. ...enjoyed the stay very much..worth staying at this hotel..

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Newport, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

This was our first experience of the Maldives and I can't praise it enough. It was everything we expected and more, friendly, clean, hot and great food. The beaches are mainly little coves and you get the feeling that you are the only ones on the island. Snorkelling was amazing, swimming with black tip sharks, turtles, eagle rays and an... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

This is a great Maldivian island its tiny and simple with great value water bungalows the food is amazing and fresh everyday the island is so small you can walk around it in 10 mins and from one side to the other in 2 mins its great beautiful waters and friendly staff

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Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Close to Male , 20 mins by speed boat Very small island , not much to do Rooms are moderately furnished, nothing luxurious about it , even toilet supplies weren't available , water bungalows not looking so welcoming either Still enjoyed it so much , lagoon is good. Snorkeling reef is also nice , I didn't try diving so can't... More 

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Reviewed 12 October 2016

My wife and I chose Embudu resort at a last-minute deal of packaged travel. And we concluded that Embudu was a wise and most appropriate place for us to stay and go diving in several dive sites. Employees are so courtycieous and dive masters, especially, Lisies who attended us all the way, were very welcoming all the guests on the... More 

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35 reviews
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Waking up to the sound of the waves having my coffee with sand at my feet and blue waters In front of me was the most amazing feeling I've had in years...... The room boy very attentive he kept our room dry and very very clean. (I hate wet and dirty rooms I only mentioned it to him the first... More 

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Region: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > South Male Atoll > Embudu
Price Range: €177 - €404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Embudu Village 3*
Number of rooms: 124
Also Known As:
Embudu Village Hotel Emboodhu Finolhu
Embudu Village Male
Embudu Village Hotel Male
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“Rooms on the south side are quieter. Some on the north side are rather near the diesel generator.”
 of 5 bubbles markus_wenger, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ideal for a day visit. You can really enjoy the day for about 120 dollars including breakfast, lunch and tea.”
 of 5 bubbles suchithrap, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“superior room by the ocean”
 of 5 bubbles Vikt0rS, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“A water bungalow would be great as you even have a glass bottom window to enjoy sea creatures!”
  • The view from the mini terrace of the water bungalow
  • The 'water bungalows' as seen at day break
 of 5 bubbles JitendraD_13, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Water villa's 414 OR 417 are best as they are away from the docks and are very private and quite”
 of 5 bubbles godwinkiw, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
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