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Giravaru Resort

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2007

We had a good deal on this hotel which made it a nice surprise. The rooms, although in need of some refurbishment, were very adequate. The thing that made it was the food, always hot, always changing, with very friendly service. In all a relaxing experience.

1Thank wanderluster2005
French in London
Reviewed 11 March 2007

My wife and I spent a nice and relaxing week in Giravaru in March 2007. Giravaru is a very small island very close to Male's airport. This is both a good and a bad thing : it's only 15mn speedboat transfer but the east end faces the city of Male which is very industrial. Not really paradise... The hotel is...

4Thank cmuyard
London, UK
Reviewed 1 August 2006

My wife and I went to Giravaru as independent travellers to the Maldives. Independent travel to this destination is expensive as resorts charge high prices and in most cases its more expensive booking directly with the hotel. That said we chose Giravaru as it offered a "cheap" deal with $80 Full board per night (for both of us) and return...

10Thank ASyed
Yerevan, Armenia
Reviewed 14 April 2006

I had a fantastic vacation at the Giravaru Resort. I walked from my room on to a white sandy beach and straight in to crystal clear waters. The resort is small and has a family feel to it. I did my first dive off the house reef and saw a Manta Ray, Octupus and masses of other marine life -...

8Thank MaxYerevan_Armenia
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Reviewed 13 December 2005

Giravaru is a very small island (200x300sq.mt approx) and I can say that my stay in the island was the best time I had in my life. The reefs are abound with marine life, the water crystal clear and the sand white. The only complaint I had was the heat during the daytime. But once you get into the water,...

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Giravaru Tourist Resort presents you the opportunity to experience the unaffected charm of the Maldives in surroundings that have been developed to give you the best of modern comforts, while in no way detracting from the island's natural beauty. Giravaru, the island of your dreams, is easily accessible, located just 15 minutes by speed boat from the Male' International Airport. It offers you a choice of over 20 of some of the world's most talked about diving sites, with experienced international divers to escort you and guide you to some of the best kept secrets contained in the depths of these sites. Giravaru wraps you in comfort, provides you with the best of culinary delights, and leaves you to have some of the most exhilarating experiences you have ever had in your life time - either on land or at sea. So, why wait? Take the opportunity to realise your dream at Giravaru Tourist Resort. ... more   less 

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Region: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > Giraavaru Island
Number of rooms: 65
Also Known As:
Giravaru Hotel South Male Atoll
Giravaru Resort South Male Atoll
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