Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort

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Overview of Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort

Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort

4.5 star property
Beachfront hotel in Kuda Bandos with spa and restaurant

8.4/10 Very good

292 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathtub
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Malahini Kuda Bandos, North Male Atoll, Kuda Bandos, 20077
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On a private beach
  • Restaurant and 2 bars/lounges
  • Full-service spa
  • Fitness center
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Room service
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
For families
  • Private bathroom
  • Private pool
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping

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About this area

Getting around

  • Velana Intl. Airport (MLE) - 5.8 miles/9.3 km
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort

4.5-star luxury hotel
Consider a stay at Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort and take advantage of a roundtrip airport shuttle, a terrace, and shopping on site. This hotel is a great place to bask in the sun with a private beach, sun loungers, and beach towels. Indulge in a massage and a manicure/pedicure at Alize, the onsite spa. Be sure to enjoy a meal at Maaga, the onsite restaurant. Enjoy the gym, as well as activities like water skiing, beach volleyball, and windsurfing. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities such as a garden and a hair salon.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
  • Wedding services, a front desk safe, and a billiards/pool table
  • Free newspapers, a 24-hour front desk, and tour/ticket assistance
  • Massage treatment rooms, luggage storage, and a gift shop
  • Guest reviews say great things about the location
Room features
All guestrooms at Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort feature thoughtful touches such as private pools and air conditioning, in addition to amenities like free WiFi and safes.
Extra amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with tubs or showers and free toiletries
  • 32-inch LED TVs with cable channels
  • Decks/patios, wardrobes/closets, and coffee/tea makers

All-inclusive

All-inclusive room rates at Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Languages

English, Russian

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 82 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Guests must transfer via boat to the property; guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking
  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • The additional fee (payable at the property) covers mandatory transfer fees for guests ages 12-17.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • No onsite parking

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Restaurant
  • Barbecue grills
  • Room service

What to do

  • On a private beach
  • Beach volleyball
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Water skiing
  • Windsurfing
  • Shopping
  • Pool table
  • Fishing
  • Surfing/body boarding nearby

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach towels

Facilities

  • Built in 2016
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Massage/treatment rooms

Languages

  • English
  • Russian

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch LED TV
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • Private pool
  • Deck or patio

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Free newspapers
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

All-inclusive

All-inclusive room rates at Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Spa

Alize has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include massages and manicures and pedicures.

The spa is open daily.

Dining

Maaga - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
The Bluu - Onsite restaurant. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 6.00 per person, per night
  • Tourism fee: USD 6
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 250.00
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 125.00 (from 2 to 11 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 300.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 150.00 (from 2 to 11 years old)
  • Boat transfer per adult: USD 85 (roundtrip)
  • Transfer service fee per child: USD 42.5 (roundtrip), (from 2 to 11 years old)
  • Additional fee for children (from 12 years old to 17 years old): USD 85 per person, per stay
The listed additional fee covers transfer fees for guests ages 12-17.

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 85.00 per person (roundtrip)

Children & extra beds

  • Airport shuttle for children between the ages of 2 and 11 costs USD 42.50 (roundtrip)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

Also known as

Malahini Resort
Malahini Kuda Bandos
Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort Hotel
Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort Kuda Bandos
Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort Hotel Kuda Bandos

Frequently asked questions

Does Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort?
As of 25 September 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort on 26 September 2022 start from S$312, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort?
Yes, there's a private pool.
Are pets allowed at Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort?
Sorry, there's no onsite parking at Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort.
Is airport shuttle service offered by Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is USD 85.00 per person roundtrip.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM. Check-out time is noon. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort and nearby?
Have fun with onsite activities like kayaking, parasailing, and sailing. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and enjoy other amenities such as 2 bars and a private beach. Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort also has private pools and a fitness center, as well as spa services and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant, Maaga.
Does Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a private pool and a deck or patio.
What's the area around Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort like?
Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort is a short 7-minute walk from Paradise Island Beach and 3 minutes' walk from Full Moon Beach. Travelers love the hotel's prime location.

Overall score and ratings

8.4

Very good

8.7/10

Cleanliness

8.6/10

Staff & service

8.2/10

Amenities

8.3/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.8/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

Nice beaches and lovely atmosphere
Behnaz, 1-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Sohail, 5-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Sergejs, 1-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great time at Malahini Kuda Bandos
The staff at Malahini Kuda Bandos are absolutely professional and friendly.
Falak Khan, 3-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Fabulous staff and Fabulous island
The staff were fabulous and work so very, very hard. They do everything with a smile. The island is beautiful and close to Male so short transfer. Something to be mindful off when booking an island in the Maldives, if you don't want a long transfer after a long flight. I have no complaints
christine, 5-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

all staffs are very friendly & attentive, love that vibes. thanks Dr Amir, recept & concierge staffs & Novi, Al Bin, Yam, very hard working staffs. Snorkeling is the best activity, we saw blacktip reef sharks, turtle & many fishes. wave & current is strong. hotel rooms are a bit old but well maintained. 15 min walk can complete a round island. we enjoyed our holiday a lot, it been long await holiday within 2 years covid decade. All inclusive package cost USD 500 per night during 27 to 31 Dec, all good except Beach bar available only beer, no other alcohol beverage. PCR test USD 115, speed boat transfer USD 85. Nature island parrots, birds, bats, beautiful clear water, ocean, white sand, sea, lovely holiday.
Phyu Phyu, 4-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

4/10 Fair

The services at Malahini Kuda Bandos was very poor to say the least. There was never enough bath towels in the rooms and you have to continue to call hotel reception for towel change. They rationed water in this island, you have to pay for water once you use up 2 bottles of water in a day. The only thing we liked was the island had a lot of water sports activities so that was nice to see.
Emmanuel, 3-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

PRIYANKA, 2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Property is a little dated, but overall in good shape. We booked a beach villa for our stay of 8 days. Really enjoyed being able to walk 40 ft to the beach. We did the AI package! I will say the drinks are limited on the All Inclusive, but overall it was still worth it!
Steven, 6-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Super amazing
Mohamed, 2-night trip
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