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Hotel overview

A scenic Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, hidden among turquoise waves of the Indian Ocean and lush tropical greenery, offers an ideal vacation in a paradise-like location for surfing lovers. The guests of a 4-star hotel can dine at excellent restaurants with different cuisines and joyful bars, enjoy spa offering renewal treatment, the hotel’s perfect location and, mainly, unbelievably beautiful spots with amazing waves which you can ride being brave enough!

Comfortable accommodation:

  • Three room types
  • Natural wood finishing and high-quality fabrics
  • Light and spacious rooms
  • Straw thatched roofs and authentic decor elements
  • Furnished balconies and decks
  • Modern amenities
  • Free Wi-Fi

Resort restaurants

The guests can choose among 5 restaurants and bars that make dishes and beverages to any taste:

  • Koimala - named after one of the queens, Koimala, this buffet restaurant serves a truly royal menu indoors and on the beach. Here they serve dishes from different countries and offer buffet breakfasts. Note: this restaurant is exclusively available for guests of the Garden Bungalows, Superior Rooms, and Beach Bungalows.
  • Raiyvilaa. Here’s where you can sit and watch the sunset sipping a cup of coffee, enjoying a hot snack and a candid conversation with your better half! This restaurant is ideal for a romantic evening.
  • Rehendhi is reserved exclusively for overwater suite guests and offers a hedonistic variety of dishes of the international cuisine. To match the fine tastes of the guests, the bar and wine collections of the restaurant offer a wide range of wines and alcoholic beverages.
  • Raalhu Bar. This is where the most experienced surfers take a break after a great day in the sea. It provides the best views of Pasta Point’s huge waves and those who are brave enough to ride them! The relaxed atmosphere and fine dining make this restaurant popular.
  • Maakana. This restaurant is named after the grey herons or ‘Maakana’ that glide on the waters around the island. It is located close to Pasta Point; it offers a variety of amazing dishes from the international cuisine. Note: Maakana restaurant is available only for guests of the Water Bungalows.

Best first-class surfing locations

Excellent surfing experience is exactly the thing that makes this Maldivian resort popular and acknowledged worldwide. The surfing here is top-notch. Amazing waves are available practically all year round. Pasta Point at Cinnamon Dhonveli is one of the most popular places for surfing, awarded with prizes from all over the world! There is a story about the founder of this sport in the Maldives, Tony Hussein Hinde, whose ship crashed at the beginning of the ‘70s near the island, and he immediately fell in love with the place because of its ability not to be exposed to winds and its ideal waves!

The resort is certified according to Green Globe ISO 22000, 14000 and 18000. Here they abide by a strict policy, allowing simultaneous rides on Pasta Point for only 30 surfers at a time because the resort cares about the safety of their guests.

Spa with various services

Mandara Spa at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives is the place, where every nerve and muscle gets relieved, the body gets rejuvenated and the consciousness gets relaxed. It offers body massage, facial treatment and so much more. Enjoy a warm stone massage or an exotic lime bath! The experience of Thai and Balinese experts is available to you here!

Exciting adventures for everybody

Excursions, sea fishing, diving, water entertainment, modern fitness center, to name a few- you will find many options to entertain and have a lovely time:

  • Dolphin watching. Do you know anybody who would not want to see the smartest, the most adorable animals on the planet? We neither! This is why don’t miss an opportunity to watch dolphins. Such memories last the entire life!
  • Big oceanic fishing. Try your luck and improve your skills! Fishing in deep oceanic waters is not the same as fishing in a quiet lake. Although, the catch and the emotions promise to be fantastic!
  • Submarine excursion. It is best to explore the underwater world under the water! This is why hop on to a submarine with your family and go on an extraordinary trip underneath the water.
  • Snorkeling with turtles and mantas. The biggest manta rays and adorable turtles are the best company for a swim. Imagine the happiness of the children during this experience!
  • Flight for a photo. The best way to see everything is to fly a seaplane. The photos made from the plane will save incredible emotions for the rest of the life.
  • Trip to Male. The capital of the Maldives is a must destination for all tourists, staying on the islands. Here you can enjoy all the historical and cultural heritage of the country.
  • Trip to local islands. Another wonderful opportunity to appreciate a slow pace of an island lifestyle is to meet locals.
  • Diving. With no unnecessary words - this is a mandatory activity during a resort vacation with an excellent coral reef.
  • Water sports. Wind surfing, kayaking, catamaran rides and much more is available for resort guests each day.
  • Game areas. Billiards, darts, table tennis are favorite games of many. So why not go on vacation?


  • Plunge pool
  • Fitness center
  • Excellent beach
  • Gift shop
  • Cafes and bars
  • Spa
  • Laundry room

Transfer: Cinnamon Dhonveli is located 15 kilometers away or 20 minutes on a speed boat from Male International Airport.

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TripAdvisor© Traveler Reviews


This is a must visit! We stayed 10 nights in the over water suites - the rooms are perfection! All the staff are amazing and will do anything for you. Massive shout out to Osi and Satter at the pool...
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C nickym9898 Wishaw, United Kingdom

Cinnamon Dhonveli

It was an absolutely amazing stay at Cinnamon Dhonveli. Located at a premium location where boat transfers suffice. The beach is calm on one side and beautiful whereas the opposite side is the world...
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C tifanimadara

Total relaxation!

My husband and I stayed at the Cinnamon Dhonveli in January after x2 cancelled trips in 2021 due to Covid and wow was it worth the wait! After a long journey from the UK we were over the moon with...
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C Katiewilsonsmith London, United Kingdom