Azure skies, golden sands, and sparkling turquoise waters make Kandooma Maldives the perfect spot for couples, honeymooners and families looking for an escape to paradise. Located in the Maldives’ stunning South Male atoll, just a 45 minute boat ride from the capital Male, but secluded enough to feel as though you’ve landed on a remote Island getaway. From the luxurious villas to the idyllic spa, Kandooma Maldives offers outstanding service and facilities, receiving consistently high reviews from our valued customers. With some of the Maldives’ most renowned surfing and diving spots just moments away, and everything you need to keep the kids happy, Kandooma Maldives is the island wonderland for everyone.
WORLD CLASS SURF
Our unique location offers something for everyone, from beginners that want to move to an intermediate level, to experienced surfers wanting fast barrels and rippable walls. We believe there is no closer accommodation to take off zone in the world and you barely have to walk 30 meters from your villa to the paddle out point. On days when you’re taking a break, you can watch the hollow and highly rippable waves peel down the point from the comfort of your bed.
Mesmerizing Tropical Ecosystem
Manta rays, whale sharks, hammerhead sharks, oriental sweetlips, parrotfish, green turtles and other rare species of marine life are commonly found among Kandooma Maldives’ home reefs. The Dive Centre is comprehensively equipped to meet the needs of advanced divers but also suitable and thoughtfully set up for absolute beginners. Bubblemaker – for kids, Discover Scuba Diving – the first encounter with the wonders of marine life! And a multitude of PADI training courses are available.
World’s Most Breathtaking Yoga
Taught by the resident yoga-instructor, the vinyasa-style yoga class weaves together the physical, emotional and spiritual aspects of your vacation, to help you centre yourself in a space of complete wellness and relaxation. Suitable for yogis of every level, the yoga classes can be an inspiring start to the day, or a way to unwind into your island evening.
Refresh & Reset
The idyllic setting at the COMO Shambhala Spa sets the scene of serenity and calm and is the perfect getaway from all the pressures and demands of today’s modern world. The spa experience is all about energizing in a natural environment with its wide range of therapeutic massages and spa treatments in five treatment rooms with breathtaking oceanic views.
Kandooma Maldives offer a range of accomodation, all built around the edge of or on the water. Each villa type is fresh and contemporary in appearance, with stylish beachy decor, whitewashed timber floors, state of the art beds and your choice of pillows (hard or soft), fresh oranges with orange press and quality tea and coffee neatly compliment any occasion. Kandooma Maldives is a comfortable, tropical island atmosphere with white sand beaches, lush tropical greenery and turquoise waters; more than enough paradise for guests to enjoy relaxed seclusion and privacy.
Enjoy a culinary journey at Kandooma! Eating and drinking experiences offer everything from sumptuous buffets served at the Cafe for breakfast, lunch and dinner; to the classy ͚a la carte͛ restaurant - ‘The Kitchen’ - offering fine beachfront dining. Wake up to fresh squeezed orange juice whilst lounging next to the amazing infinity pool flowing out on to the white sandy beach and turquoise lagoon beyond where the resident manta rays play for your snorkelling pleasure. The Sunset Bar offers the perfect sunset chill out session. You will be on sensory overload!
The Maldives largest surf tour operator, Perfect Wave, operates the surf program at Kandooma Maldives. Their vastly experienced and Surf Guide Association qualified guides and instructors offer tuition for all surfers from beginner to experienced, and anyone who wants to take their surfing to the next level. No matter your surf ability, our guide’s expert knowledge will get you onto the perfect wave. Kandooma Maldives offers 3-hour surf trips up to four times daily to any South Male Atolls breaks, with departure times variable depending on the best surfing conditions. Surf breaks visited are Kandooma Right, Riptides, Foxy’s, TwinPeaks, Quarters, Tucky Joe’s, Last Stop and Kate’s.
There are few resorts as thoughtfully designed for families as Kandooma Maldives. A range of fun outdoor activities and spaces are available to ensure kids have the adventures of a lifetime, including the Kids Surf Camp for beginners and the Kid’s Club with everything from fish, flora and fauna explorations, to fancy dress, craft, and when they need some down time, a movie or two. The Kid’s Club is open from 9am to 5.30pm, and you can up sign kids aged 4+ for free. A babysitting service is also available for those all-important evenings out together.