Komandoo Maldives Island Resort
 
 
 
Komandoo Maldives Island Resort
 
 
Atoll : Lhaviyani  
Distance : 130 KM from Airport  
No of Rooms :65  
No of Restaurants : 2  
No of Bars : 2  
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Komandoo, among lagoons of crystal water and lush, tropical gardens, will transport you 'far from worries'. For those seeking luxury in a romantic hideaway, this is journey's end. You can choose from a comprehensive list of sensuous massages in the spa and be indulged in an atmosphere of timeless relaxation charm, it is as luxurious and sophisticated as you could wish.

THE ISLAND Komandoo, opened in 1998, and offers spectacular Beach Villas, magnificent Jacuzzi Beach Villas as well as Romantic Jacuzzi Water Villas (built summer 2005). This romantic hideaway embraces a wonderful sense of style, good humor and warm friendships. The emphasis is very much on the individual.

Komandoo is an idyllic private island retreat, a haven of charm and elegance, only 100 meters wide and 500 meters long, with attractive sugar white sand banks on both ends.

A beautiful turquoise lagoon all around the island and a magnificent house reef with superb snorkeling. The vegetation is tropical with a beautiful 40-year old coconut plantation as highlight. Komandoo is perfectly situated in a channel opening, which makes it very interesting for divers and snorkelers.

You never know what to expect when entering the waters, Turtles, Mantas, Sharks or Rays. Sitting on the "Kandu Bar" terrace, You often see a school of dolphins playing as they pass by. The Public areas, like Bar, Restaurant and Spa are all built in picturesque Maldivian style, with thatched roofs and exquisite furniture's In the romantic open-air restaurant on the water, the sophisticated gourmet cuisine will provide lasting memories.

For perhaps the most romantic evening in your life, do not miss out on our once in a lifetime Candle light dinner by yourself, on the beach, as the sun sets with a glass of champagne or your favorite wine. Together with our Executive Chef, you will compose your own menu, for that special occasion.

The well stocked souvenir shop offers a wide variety of handicrafts, clothes and everyday necessities. There is also a small internet café with internet access.

TRAVEL AND TOURISM

Komandoo is a popular island honeymoon destination and boasts world class scuba diving and a Pro Divers PADI five star dive facility with resident multilingual instructors.

Located in one of the world's most beautiful areas is this intimate, luxury hideaway.

The spacious air-conditioned accommodation with all modern amenities is tastefully decorated. Every Villa has a terrace overlooking the white powdery beach and the clear turquoise water.

LOCATION

Komandoo is located at the top of the Lhaviyani Atoll, about 130 kilometers north of Male' International Airport. The transfer is a scenic 40 minute seaplane flight over the North Male' and Lhaviyani Atolls.

This offers breathtaking views of reefs and lagoons and their multiple shades of blue and aquamarine, before bringing you to the landing platform at Komandoo.

DINING

The Public areas, like Bar, Restaurant and Spa are all built in picturesque Maldivian style, with thatched roofs and exquisite furniture's In the romantic restaurant deck extends over water giving the unique experience of dining over water.

For perhaps the most romantic evening in your life, do not miss out on our once in a lifetime Candle light dinner by yourself, on the beach, as the sun sets with a glass of champagne or your favorite wine. Together with our Executive Chef, you will compose your own menu, for that special occasion.

AQUA: Aqua, the new a-la-carte' restaurant built on stilts above the water adds a new dimension to the facilities on Komandoo. Aqua is not just another restaurant, but extends to add variety in dining options. Our guests can now choose from a Bed and Breakfast option right up to the Gold All Inclusive option. It was always felt by our guests that the quality and variety of food served in Falhu, our main restaurant took care of their gastronomy cravings very well. Aqua is therefore designed to offer our guests a culinary art beyond their expectation.

SPA

"Enter a world of complete sensory heaven where time is left at the door and a new journey begins, step into the temple of touch and aroma here at Duniye Spa.."

See this guide to wellness in discovering new experiences to rejuvenate the body, mind and spirit! There are many paths to wellness. Duniye Spa offers an exquisite range of treatments to start you on your journey. Our menu is flavored by the world's time-honored beauty, healing and rejuvenation traditions. These ancient traditions are reflected in the way the treatments are delivered - with mindfulness, grace and a spirit of generosity.

At Duniye Spa our philosophy follows a natural approach to body and skin care which infuses ancient beauty therapies. Our Thai, Indian and Balinese Staff are trained professionally in the health and beauty industry and deliver treatments from the heart and give for the sheer joy of giving.

For the ultimate Spa experience, enjoy a package to discover total wellness or simply enjoy one of the various treatments offered from our diverse Spa Menu. An unforgettable experience awaits you.

MALDIVIAN BEACH WEDDING

It is possible to recall that blissful moment when your ‘Yes I do’ bound you to your beloved in a ‘until death does us part’ relationship.

Renewal of wedding ceremony can be organised at our sister island Kuredu Island Resort & Spa with your villa in Komandoo being set up as the bridal suite.

 
 
 
Services and Amenities
  Komandoo ProDivers is a 5-star PADI Dive Center. The base leader Rosa Brau and her team with many years of diving experience around the world and in the Lhaviyani Atoll will guide You to possibly the best diving you have ever done.

On Komandoo Island Resort in Lhaviyani atoll you will find the latest ProDivers dive center. Komandoo ProDivers is a PADI 5-Star Dive Center and offers the possibility of an excellent diving holiday. We offer modern equipment, excellent facilities and a variety of dive courses. No additional cost for Nitrox diving.

More than 40 dive sites are located in the area around Komandoo. All dive sites are within reach in 10 to 45 minutes by boat. Boat trips are available everyday of the week - mornings and afternoons.

Full day, early morning, and night dive excursions are organized regularly. Independent day and night diving is available at the house reef that is located close to the beach all around the island. The house reef has four exit and entry points and the two jetties on either side of the island lead you right over the reef edge.

All diving education is conducted within the PADI standards and instruction is available in German, English, Spanish and French. The PADI Scuba Diver and Open Water Diver course starts every week.

Other courses are conducted on a request basis. For specialized courses it is advisable to send in your requests before your arrival. Specialty courses like Shark Diver, Marine Protector, Equipment Specialist, Marine Biologist, Drift Diver, Night Diver, UW Photographer are available.

Introduction Snorkelling: For those who have never snorkeled before, suggestions and advice.

Half Day Snorkelling Safari: At least twice a week Komandoo ProDivers offers a ½-day snorkeling safari by boat, where You visit different snorkeling sites.

 
 
Recreation
  After a couple of days of tranquility, perhaps you will feel an urge to do something? Why not try our canoes and paddle slowly around the Island, or on a windy day we have a complete range of windsurfing equipment. The use of the canoes and windsurfing boards are available complimentary to all our guests.

Other sport facilities includes badminton, table tennis, volleyball, darts

There is a wide range of trips & tours to choose from; live your dreams on a deserted island for a day, a snorkel safari or visit a nearby local cultural island. Join the luxury sailing yacht "Britt" on a day-cruise or perhaps a sunset cruise.

TRIPS & TOURS

Kudadu - A deserted Island: Kuradu is a small deserted island opposite Komandoo where you can snorkel around the fantastic house reef and sunbathe on empty beaches. Minimum 2 guests.

Luxury Sailing Cruise: Lhaviyani Atoll on wooden sailing yacht "BRITT". Live your dreams in this magnificent tropical paradise by sailing on a wooden yacht called 'Britt'. A luxury day onboard the comfortable 'Britt', sailing by islands with sugar white beaches and beautiful coconut trees surrounded by crystal clear lagoons.

Big Game Sportsfisher: OFF SHORE BIG GAME FISHING EXCURSION HALF DAY 4 hours.

Island Hopping - Kuredu & Hura Walhi: Join us on a trip to the first resort in the Lhaviyani Atoll, Kuredu Island Resort. Kuredu is a 373 villas hotel, opened in November 1988.

Island Hopping - Felivaru Tuna Factory and Naifaru or Hinnavaru: A fantastic half day excursion to our two neighbouring islands; Tuna Processing Plant on Felivaru and Lhaviyani Atoll capital Naifaru, or on alternate weeks to the local island Hinnavaru with about 7,000 local residents.

Night Fishing: Join us under the starlight in the atoll lagoon using hand lines and raw fish as bait. Experience the 'true Maldivian fishing tales' and an evening to remember. The Dhoni crew will be on hand to help you bring in your catch. Minimum 6 guests.

Maldivian Fishing: Fishing with the Maldivian fishermen is an experience you will never forget. As they have done for centuries, fishing with either a long cane fixed line and barb-less hook with live fish as bait or with the basic hand-line method depending on the fishing conditions.

Rent a Local Boat: Want to organize Your own trip ? You decide where You travel around the Lhaviyani Atoll when You rent one of our Dhonis and crews.

Snorkeling Safaris: Komandoo ProDivers manages the snorkeling at Komandoo.
Twice a week they offer half day snorkeling trips by boat. During these trips you will visit two different snorkeling sites.

 
 
 

Room types & Suites

Beach Villas
Komandoo's Beach Villas are all very attractive. Individual spacious bungalows in the shape of a shell. Built in wood with well-designed furniture.
Every Beach Villa has a large wooden terrace overlooking the beach with sun lounges. The deluxe bathroom, partly open-air, with walk in hot and cold desalinated water shower in a lovely tropical garden is equipped with a circular glass shower cubicle, WC, twin wash basins with mirror, hairdryer and 230 DC shaver point. The Facilities Include: Four post beds, Air condition, Ceiling fan, Mini bar, Safe, Telephone, Sun lounger, Beach towels, Kimono, CD & cassette player, Tea & coffee making facility, Size: 62 m2 including bathroom and terrace.

Jacuzzi Beach Villas
Romantic Villas with views of the Indian Ocean line the eastern beach a few steps from the beautiful lagoon. These Villas have a spacious bedroom and sitting area. They are exquisitely furnished and have shaded wooden terrace over the beach with sun beds.

Each Villa has a spacious secluded tropical garden with a wooden deck and a Jacuzzi. The deluxe bathroom with walk in hot and cold desalinated water shower is equipped with a circular glass shower cubicle, WC, twin wash basins with mirror, hairdryer and 230 DC shaver point. The Facilities Include; Four post beds, Air condition, Ceiling fan, Mini bar, Safe, Telephone, Sun beds, Beach towels, Kimonos, CD & cassette player, Tea & coffee making facility, Size: 76 m2 incl. bathroom, verandah and garden.

Jacuzzi Water Villas
Fabulous Water Villas on wooden columns in the beautiful south lagoon with romantic views from a large, secluded, furnished, partly roofed terrace and sundeck with stairs down to the water. On the terrace you lie in comfort on a double sun lounger or under shade on a day bed.

Enjoy breath taking panoramic views of the Indian Ocean or watch baby reefsharks learning to hunt or small rays resting in the quiet lagoon. These Villas have a spacious bedroom and sitting area and are exquisitely furnished with solid teak furniture. Bathrooms with walk in rain shower and a Jacuzzi bath overlooking the turquoise lagoon. Built 2005. Size: 77 m2 incl bathroom and terrace. Facilities: Four post beds, Air condition, Ceiling fan, Mini bar, Safe, Telephone, Sun lounger, Beach towels, Kimonos, Flat screen TV, Home cinema system, Espresso machine.