Chaaya Island Dhonveli
Category: 4* Hotels
Location: North Male Atoll
Rooms Number: 148
Transfer Types: Speedboat
In Dihevi language Dhonveli means "white sand", words that include the island's soft pristine beaches. Along with the azure sea, this is the perfect setting for holidays. Excellent waves and weather conditions make surfing an unforgettable experience and crystal waters allows you to discover the underwater treasures. Taste international gastronomical delights, fresh seafood and selections of aperitifs at the resort's 3 restaurants and 3 bars. Visit the Chavana Spa and let your mind experience what relaxation is all about. In the hotel's facilities are also included a swimming pool, a reading room, a souvenir shop and a medical station. Internet access is available on an extra charge.
FOR SURFERS: Kindly be advised that surfing related services are not allowed through our contracts. We advise you to contact the hotel directly.
Approx. 60sqm (including terrace).
Located at the first row to the beach. Builted in double floor buildings (each building has 6 rooms). All comfortably furnished, bathroom with tub/shower/WC, hairdryer, air conditioning, ceiling fan, TV, telephone, mini-bar, coffeepot/kettle, safe. As well terrace or balcony.
Same as Superior, builted in buildings with 2 rooms. Teracce with seaview.
Same as Beach Bungalow but freestanding, bathroom with Jacuzzi, wooden deck with seating and direct access to the sea.
"Koimala Garden Restaurant"
Named after a Maldivian King, is the main restaurant offering International cuisine in buffet style, for breakfast , lunch and dinner.
With a view of the surf break and "live cooking stations", open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
"Rehendi Restaurant & Bar"
Located at the edge of the lagoon offers a big selection of dishes, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
"Raiyvilaa Sunset Terrace Bar"
It is the resort's main bar with A-la-carte menu and offers snacks and main meals.
With a view of the surf break.
Our rates include daily halfboard -- breakfast and dinner buffet.
Fullboard includes daily breakfast, lunch and dinner at buffet form.
All inclusive includes daily breakfast, lunch and dinner in buffet form. As well, afternoon coffe with cakes and snacks, a selection of local alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages (bottled water, soft drinks, canned juices, beer, house wine), tea, coffee.
Sports & Fitness
Included: gym, volleyball. For an additional charge: tennis, kayaking.
Kindly be advised that surfing related services are not allowed through our contracts. We advise you to contact the hotel directly.
Beauty & Wellness
Beneficial spa treatments in the island's Spa. Included: steam room.
For an additional charge: sauna, massages, beauty treatments.
Scuba diving and snorkelling with a boat (for a fee).
There is a Kid's Club on the island of Dhonveli. It is open daily 09:00 - 18:00 and welcomes children of age 2-12 years.
* Transfer is obligatory. Please provide your flight information (arrival and departure flight number and time).
* Speedboat transfer: Transfer by speedboat is available 24 hours per day (except in times with bad weather) . It can take from 10 minutes till 2 hours time. Night transfer is possible. There are no luggage limitations for this type of transfer
* Seaplane transfer: The duration for sea plane transfer can be from 20 minutes till 1 hour time. No night transfer by sea plane is possible. Transfer by seaplane is available from 06:00 until 16:30, every day. If your arrival time at Male is after 15:30 or your departure flight is after 16:30 pm, you must stay one night in an airport hotel.
The maximum luggage allowance for this type of transfer is 20kg per person
* Domestic flight: Some resorts require a domestic flight from Male airport to Hanimaadhoo or Gan airport to be reached. Luggage allowance for this type of transfer is maximum 20 kg per person.
Check in – Check out Information:
* Check in time: Your room is available for you from 14:00 on your arrival date. If you want to take your room earlier please arrange it upon arrival. For a guarantee early check in, you have to book one additional night.
* Check out time: You have to leave your room at 12:00 on your departure date. If you want a late check out, please arrange it with your resort’s reception desk. For a guarantee late check out, you have to book one additional night.
Meal Plan Information:.
** Same meal plan must be booked for all travellers in the same room.
** Same meal plan must be booked for entire stay.
** If you have booked your accommodation with BB, HB or FB please note that drinks are not included.
BB = Bed and Breakfast Drinks not included unless mentioned.
HB = Halfboard. Breakfast and Dinner(drinks not included unless mentioned). A lot of the resorts give you the possibility to change dinner to lunch. Please contact the reception.
FB = Full board. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner(drinks not included unless mentioned).
ALL= All inclusive. Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner and a big list of alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks. A lot of resorts by All Inclusive Meal plan offer tea breaks and small snacks during the day. You can check details information at each hotel’s page.
** Infants under 2 years pay a fixed rate of USD 8 per night directly to the hotel.
** With effect from 01 January 2012, a new airport tax is payable by all passengers departing from Male. The charge is $25.00 per departing international passenger (age 2 years and above). The tax can be paid by cash or credit card direct at the airport of Male.
** Do not forget to check that your passports have all necessary information for the entrance in Maldives. More information you can find at:
Maldives Immigration Office
or contact Maldives consulate / embassy in your country.
** The rates you see in our Online Hotel Booking Engine and our website are only valid for reservations made through GUNA Travel Germany GmbH.
* Free nights Offer:Free nights do not include Bed Tax of USD8 per day and per person. This charge is payable direct to the hotel.
*** General Booking Conditions ***
For the booking following details are necessary:
1) Correct guests' names they way they are written in the passports
2) Arrival and departure flight details (flight number and arrival / departure time).
Deadline for changes and cancellations
* for reservations made at least 1 month before check in date there will be a deadline of 2 working days for changes or cancellations.
* for reservations made less than 1 month before check in date we can not give any deadline and full payment is required.
Change and Cancellation policy:
After the "free cancellation" deadline the following cancellation fees will apply:
Cancellation until 30 days before arrival: 30% cancellation fees of the total amount.
Cancellation between 29 days and 16 days before arrival: 50% cancellation fees
Cancellation between 15 days and 08 days before arrival: 65% cancellation fees
Cancellation between 07 days and 04 days before arrival: 80% cancellation fees
Cancellation between 03 days before arrival and arrival day/noon: 90% cancellation fees
Changes or cancellations after arrival date/noon or check in are NOT possible!
Payment policy for bookings made AT LEAST 1 month before check in date:
* Till the end of the cancellation deadline, we will need 30% prepayment of the total booking amount.
* The rest payment of 70% is necessary latest one month before check in date.
Payment policy for bookings made LESS than 1 month before check in date:
* Full payment is required at the time of confirmation
Payments are possible either by bank transfer to one of our company bank accounts in Germany
or through Credit Card (Master, Visa) with no extra charge.
The Hotel Voucher and the original invoice will be issued after receipt of the total payment.
7=6, 8=7, 13=11, 14=12
7 overnights at the price of 6, 8 overnights at the price of 7,
13 overnights at the price of 11, 14 overnights at the price of 12.
* Valid for stay period 01.05. - 31.10.2014
* Valid for all room categories
* An extra charge of USD 8 for the free nights must be paid direkt at the hotel.
Discount is already included in the rates on our Online Booking Engine.