The Residence Maldives

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Private beach, white sand, sun loungers, beach umbrellas
Private beach, white sand, sun loungers, beach umbrellas
Private beach, white sand, sun loungers, beach umbrellas
Outdoor pool

Overview of The Residence Maldives

VIP Access

The Residence Maldives

5.0 star property

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • On private beach
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
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Falhumaafushi, Falhumaafushi

Explore the area

  • AirportMaavaarulaa Airport (RUL)9 min drive

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About this area

Falhumaafushi

Located in Falhumaafushi, The Residence Maldives is on a private beach.

About this property

The Residence Maldives

Beachfront resort with relaxing spa services
At The Residence Maldives, spend the day on the private white sand beach where you can enjoy snorkeling. Then return for a meal at one of the resort's 2 restaurants.
The Residence Maldives offers 94 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and minibars. Beds feature premium bedding. 40-inch LED televisions come with cable channels. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries.

This Falhumaafushi resort provides complimentary wireless Internet access, with a speed of 25+ Mbps. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and complimentary bottled water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards.

A private beach, a health club, and complimentary bicycles are featured at the resort. In addition to an outdoor pool, other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Languages

Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Japanese, Korean, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

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

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • In-room WiFi speed: 25+ Mbps
  • Free in-room WiFi has a 2-device limit
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
  • WiFi in public areas is free with a 2-device limit

Parking and transportation

  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge) from 10 AM - 11:30 PM

Food and drink

  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 beach bar and 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Restaurants on site

  • The Dining Room
  • The Falhumaa

Things to do

  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Fitness center
  • Free bicycle rentals
  • Kayaking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Parasailing
  • Private picnics
  • Sailing
  • Sauna
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Steam room
  • Water skiing
  • Windsurfing
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • DVD player
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Mini-fridge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Library
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Private beachfront location
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - sports

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Beach towels
  • Couples dining
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (partially open)
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Entertainment

  • 40-inch LED TV
  • Cable channels
  • DVD player

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Mini-fridge
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Deck or patio

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 2 PM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Guests must transfer via airplane and 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); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must arrange transfers (surcharge) from Male International Airport to the property, which is a 55 minute flight to Kooddoo domestic airport and then 7 minutes by speedboat to the resort. Baggage allowance is 20 kg per person and 5 kg for carry-ons; excess baggage fees are payable at the airport. To guarantee transfers, guests must contact the property with their flight details at least 7 days before their expected arrival. Please contact the hotel office using the information on the confirmation received after booking. The transfer flights operate between 5 AM and 11:30 PM.
The additional fee (payable at the property) covers mandatory transfer fees for guests ages 13-17.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 372.0 per night
Free cribs are available on request at the property

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 260
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 130 (from 3 to 12 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 345
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 175 (from 3 to 12 years old)
  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 6.00 per person, per night
  • Airplane and boat transfer per adult: USD 405 (roundtrip)
  • Transfer service fee per child: USD 335 (roundtrip), (from 1 to 12 years old)
  • Additional fee for children (from 13 years old to 17 years old): USD 405 per person, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

The additional fee covers transfer fees for guests ages 13-17.

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 405 per person (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 335 (roundtrip), (up to 11 years old)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 372.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

If you require a visa to enter the country, your property may be able to help with the supporting documents needed to obtain one. To learn more, you can reach out to the property via the contact details included on your booking confirmation. The property may charge for this assistance, even if you end up cancelling your reservation. All arrangements are solely between the property and yourself.
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Free in-room WiFi has a 2-device limit; WiFi in public areas is also free and has a 2-device limit

Property is also known as

Maldives Residence
Residence Maldives
Residence Maldives Falhumaafushi
Residence Maldives Hotel
Residence Maldives Hotel Falhumaafushi
The Residence Maldives Falhumaafushi
Residence Maldives Resort Falhumaafushi
Residence Maldives Resort
The Residence Maldives Resort
The Residence Maldives Falhumaafushi
The Residence Maldives Resort Falhumaafushi

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Overall score and ratings

4.6

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 57 out of 78 reviews
5 - Excellent 73%
Rating 4 - Good. 16 out of 78 reviews
4 - Good 21%
Rating 3 - Okay. 3 out of 78 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 78 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 78 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.4/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Heaven on earth
Amazing place, heaven on earth. Great service, great villas
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great experience!
Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2019

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Overall it’s an excellent choice
Stayed 4 nights in Jul 2021

2/5 Poor

Traveled with partner
Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
It was way overcrowded and they seemed understaffed . You have to book for everything . The buggy service is horrible it takes 15-20 minutes and then takes 10 minutes to arrive . Some staff members were rude . Food was way overpriced .
Stayed 7 nights in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
I loved the service, kind staff.
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2021