Kandima Maldives Resort

An extremely large resort with a total of 274 land and overwater rooms, the Kandima Maldives Resort caters to those looking for adventure and relaxation all in one place. Here you'll find a plethora of activities to enjoy. These range from various water sports, tennis, basketball and art classes. If you're looking to relax, you'll enjoy lounging by the pool, tanning on the beach or getting a massage at the resort's spa.

The overwater rooms themselves impress as well with a private sundeck featuring steps into the ocean, a bathroom with both a tub and a shower and a large bedroom with plenty of space for your belongings to be stored out of the way. Reviews for the rooms and the resort itself are very strong, making this resort a great choice for those looking to enjoy a resort that offers a bit of everything.


The Kandima Maldives Resort is located in the Dhaalu Atoll in the Maldives.

60 Rooms/villas/suites

  • Beds: One kingsize
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Entertainment system: n/a
  • Room service: 24-hour

Special features in all villas

  • Private deck
  • Sitting area
  • Writing desk
  • Coffee and tea making area
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • Outdoor sitting area
  • Daybed
  • Shower


  • Low season online specials from US$490 per night
  • High season online specials from US$669 per night

*Sea-plane return transfer from Malé Airport: US$590 per adult

Restaurants and bars

  • Flavour & Zest
  • Azure Mediterranean
  • Aroma Cafe
  • Deli
  • Smoked Grill House
  • Breeze Pool Bar
  • Seadragon Forbidden Bar
  • Beach Club Kandima

Resort features

  • Den
  • Library
  • Game room
  • Kids club
  • Gym
  • Diving school
  • Marine Biology centre
  • Watersports centre
  • Bicycle rental
  • 24-hour laundry service
  • Medical services


The esKape spa features an on-site steam and sauna room, yoga classes, a nail bar and a hairdresser.

Nearby activities

  • Snorkeling
  • Scuba diving
  • Fishing

What the reviews say

Though there aren't a lot of reviews just yet, the existing ones do nothing but praise the resort. Not only are the guests in love with their rooms, but the rest of the resort as well. Common praises used are ‘amazing', ‘exceptional' and ‘pleasant'. The snorkeling, staff and food are all said to be wonderful. Because the reviews are so good, it seems like this resort is a great choice for its price range.

Getting there

To reach the Kandima Maldives Resort, you'll first fly into the international airport at Male, the capital of the Maldives. Then you'll take another flight, 30 minutes long, to the domestic airport in the Dhaalu Atoll. After that, the last leg of your journey will consist of a 20 minute boat ride to the resort.

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Video tour of a water villa at the Kandima Maldives Resort

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