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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

fantastic !!! one of the best holidays we have had. It was my boyfriends birthday and we couldn't of asked for a better week. There was a lovely choice of food, the staff were so friendly and kind. We done most of the trips which again where brilliant i have never seen so many dolphins ! Saed who came with...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Prior to your arrival check that the resort has received your flight details of your flight in Gan. It seems they missed our email and this could have been a problem, although for us it was not as there were spaces in the next flight. From touching down in Gan we could not have asked for better service. The journey...

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Vejen, Denmark
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every thing is like a dream. The resort houses are spacy and nice. Beautyful view from bed to the beach so you can wake up with an impressive view. Tv, minibar ( not used as we were outside all day and had all inclusive), amazing outside private shower. Sunbeds and bicycles also at house. Beach just outside the house feels...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Canareef Resort is absolutely amazing, we flew from Male to Gan which was a bit more than a one hour journey, this was all arranged by the Hotel. Our Villa was very nice and we had a beautiful view from our window, the beds were quite hard but you get used to it after a few nights. Something adventurous...

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Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I made a reservation for holidays for 4-11.02.2017 long time ago, we have tickets etc. But my husband received hart attack on 20.12.2016 and whole January were in hospital. According this problems i missed to inform the hotel on 7 days prior arriving. I done this 5 days before and kindly inform the hotel about the situation and reason of...

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this hotel last minute and we were nicely surprised. Stayed in jacuzzi sunset villa, which is on excellent location on the beach. Beaches on this big island are not naturally sandy but were created by lodging of huge amounts of sand to beaches. Staff are exceptionally friendly and polite. Food is not very much to expect from, but...

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great resort to stay at - the staff are extremely friendly and very helpful. It looks just like the pictures! The buffet food was great, although could get a little same-y after a week. You can pay for food at the bars outside the all inclusive which is actually a much higher standard. The beaches are very nice but only...

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've stayed at this resort for 8 nights. Our villa, a sunset beachvilla was clean and comfortable with a nice view on the beach and ocean. To be honest, the beach itself was not wat we had expected. It didn't have the white sand beach with crystal clear blue water what you would expect in the Maldives. There is a...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Canareef looked amazing from the outset because we had never been to the Maldives before. It was beautiful but I would have to go to a different island if I were to go to the Maldives again. The beach was quite stoney and the water was full of algae and seaweed so that you'd have to wade out to get...

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Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Quiet , great view, ocean is excellent , warm, sunny, and relaxing. Services , staff , all good! Snorkeling just outside the villa...a lot of exotic fish, baby sharks...harmless. Unforgettable vacation in January!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the southernmost atoll of the Maldives, lies the idyllic Canareef Resort Maldives, a 271 villa resort that presents the best the country has to offer. Our island spans 4.5 kilometres, which is the longest island resort in the country. Indulge in the multitude of activities the resort has for you to enjoy. Go beneath the waves, experience our 25 unique dive locations and spot dolphins all year round. Leave your inhibitions at home and 'Step Out of The Blue' with us. Canareef Resort Maldives welcomes you with 271 spacious rooms for your honeymoon, friends or family. Each villa is refined by nature and designed for guests to enjoy the lush natural vegetation of the Island. Our villas consists of 80 Sunrise Villas, 71 Sunset Beach Villas and 120 Jacuzzi Villas from sizes of 76sqm - 97sqm. The Equator Crossing to the Resort would be one of the key highlights of your trip to our Island with your loved ones or friends, as guests get to view breath-taking aerial view of the Maldives expansive turquoise blue atolls riddle in the Indian Ocean. All guests to the Island via domestic flight will receive a personalised Equator Crossing Certificate from the Captain of the airplane. Just when you thought the fun and thrills was about to stop, hold on to your seats and be blown away by a short 10-minute exhilarating speed boat ride from Gan International Airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Canareef Resort Maldives

Address: 19060 (Formerly J Resort Handhufushi)
Region: Maldives > Addu Atoll > Herathera Island
Price Range: €224 - €895 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Canareef Resort Maldives 4*
Number of rooms: 271
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Also Known As:
j Resort Handhufushi Hotel Addu Atoll
j Hotel Handhufushi
j Hotel Addu Atoll
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“definitely upgrade to a jacuzzi room better side of the island too”
 of 5 bubbles dianeclements122, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Jacuzzi Villa looking into the lagoon, the sea is less fierce and the Jacuzzi is fab.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnLWard, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Not too far or too close to the restaurants”
 of 5 bubbles 607hannar, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Jacuzzi sunset villas are best”
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“Sunset villas for sure”
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