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Overview of Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives

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Terrace/Patio
Private beach, white sand, beach towels, windsurfing
Private beach, white sand, beach towels, windsurfing
Private beach, white sand, beach towels, windsurfing
2 outdoor pools, sun loungers

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • All inclusive
  • Air Conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationBunbaru Public Beach1 min drive
    Popular LocationHimendhoo Thila1 min drive
    Popular LocationMalhoss Thila1 min drive

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  • BEACH SUITE - KING

    Room amenities

    • 936 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsBEACH SUITE - KING
  • DELUXE WATER VILLA - KING

    Room amenities

    • 926 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDELUXE WATER VILLA - KING
  • OCEAN WATER VILLA - KING

    Room amenities

    • 1141 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsOCEAN WATER VILLA - KING
  • LUXURY BEACHFRONT POOL VILLA TWO BEDROOM

    Room amenities

    • 1711 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsLUXURY BEACHFRONT POOL VILLA TWO BEDROOM
  • DELUXE FAMILY WATER VILLA - KING+BUNKBED

    Room amenities

    • 1001 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Twin Bunk Bed
    More detailsDELUXE FAMILY WATER VILLA - KING+BUNKBED
  • SUNSET OCEAN POOL VILLA - KING

    Room amenities

    • 1227 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSUNSET OCEAN POOL VILLA - KING

About this area

Machchafushi

Located in Machchafushi, Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives is on a private beach. Himendhoo Thila is a local attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Bunbaru Public Beach and Malhoss Thila. With scuba diving and snorkeling nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Bunbaru Public Beach - 1 min drive
  • Himendhoo Thila - 1 min drive
  • Malhoss Thila - 1 min drive

Restaurants

  • Reef Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Suan Bua — 1 min walk

About this property

Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives

5-star resort with pools, private beach, full-service spa
Catch some rays on Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives's private white sand beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 4 restaurants. All 112 rooms feature thoughtful touches like minibars (stocked with some free items) and bathrobes, along with conveniences such as sitting areas and refrigerators. Free WiFi and balconies are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with cable channels.
Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives offers 112 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars (stocked with some free items) and safes. Rooms open to balconies. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries.

This Machchafushi resort provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in September 2015.

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a private beach and a fitness center.

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

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa, SPA CENVAREE. Services include facials and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub.

All inclusive details

All-inclusive room rates at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Food and beverages

All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
24-hour room service
In-room minibar (all beverages included)
Dining availability limited at one or more venues

Activities and facilities/equipment

All non-motorized water sports are included.

Land activities

Fitness facilities
Tennis
Volleyball

Entertainment

Onsite entertainment and activities

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available

Food and drink

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • 4 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Arcade/game room
  • Boat tours
  • Children's pool
  • Fishing
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Kayaking
  • Tennis
  • Windsurfing

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Arcade/game room
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free children's club
  • In-room child care (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • No elevators

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Filipino
  • Finnish
  • Hindi
  • Indonesian
  • Lao
  • Malay
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • Thai
  • Urdu

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Private beachfront location
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa tub

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
  • In-room accessibility

More

  • Beach towels
  • Renovated guestrooms - September 2015
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Free minibar (some items)
  • In-room dining only
  • Refrigerator

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

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 25 minutes away via seaplane. To guarantee transfers, guests must contact the property with their flight details at least 04 days before their expected arrival.  Daily transfer service is offered between 06:00 AM and 15:45 PM. Guests arriving or departing outside of these hours are advised to book a local hotel room in Male or Hulhumale. Luggage in excess of 20 kg/person may incur a fee, payable to the seaplane company during flight check-in. Guests must pay the seaplane fee at check-out.
Guests must arrange transfers (surcharge) from Male International Airport to the property, which is 30 Minutes via a flight. To guarantee transfers, guests must contact the property with their flight details at least 4 days before their expected arrival. Daily transfer service is offered by Maldivian Airways/FlyMe before 10:30 PM. Guests arriving outside of these hours are advised to book a hotel room in Male or Hulhumale until services resume. Guests must pay the domestic flight fee and the speedboat fee at check-out.

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 400.4 per day

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

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

  • Floatplane transfer per adult: USD 440 (roundtrip)
  • Floatplane transfer per child: USD 220 (roundtrip), (from 2 to 11 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 400.4 per day

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
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
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.
Guests must transfer via airplane to the property; guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Set meals are served in guestrooms only (no menus or public dining)

Property is also known as

Centara All Inclusive
Centara Grand Island
Centara Grand Island Maldives All Inclusive Machchafushi
Centara Grand Island Resort All Inclusive
Centara Grand Island Resort Spa Maldives All Inclusive
Centara Grand Island Resort Maldives All Inclusive Machchafushi
Centara Grand Island Maldives Machchafushi
Centara Grand & Spa Maldives
Centara Grand Island Resort Spa Maldives
Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives Resort
Centara Grand Island Resort Spa Maldives All Inclusive
Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives Machchafushi
Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives Resort Machchafushi

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives and receive a full refund?
Yes, Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives have a pool?
Yes, this property has 2 outdoor pools and a children's pool.
Is Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives?
This property doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives?
Check-in is from 3 PM - midnight.
What time is check-out at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives?
Check-out is at noon.
Are there all-inclusive benefits at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives?
Some rate plans available at this resort are all-inclusive.
Where is Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives located?
This Machchafushi resort is set on its own private white sand beach, a short distance from Maafushivaru Island Beach, Maafushivaru Island Jetty, and Vakarufalhi Island Beach. Area attractions also include Dhangethi Beach and Dhigurah Beach.
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4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.8/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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staff was not so kind. They were busy, so I had to act spontaneously.
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 5 nights in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Perfect place to relax on your honeymoon! My husband and I enjoyed every sec of it. The food was amazing and the staff was very friendly and helpful!
Stayed 4 nights in May 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Amazing!
Everything was great! Did all the activities, only disappointment was that we were unlucky and didn't see whale sharks.
Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2019

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
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The resort is beautiful ! The house reef has plenty of life . Staff was extremely helpful and accommodating. Would recommend and revisit
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2019

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