This exclusive resort is situated in the South Male Atoll on a small coral island in the Maldives, just 350m long. The island can be reached from Velana (Male) International Airport in a 40 minutes transfer by speedboat.
Another fascinating coral island is lying among the Maldivian wonders of the Indian Ocean, as the unique culture together with the natural scenery drives you to a memorable journey.
Cocoa Island Resort and Spa, locally known as Makunufushi provides a barefoot luxury in an elegant, contemporary design, following the style of the "COMO Hotels and Resorts". Simple with minimal decor, the over water villas and suites are architecturally designed as a Dhoni boat, offering unobstructed view of the horizon and private access to the lagoon.
Inspired by the South Indian cuisine, dining at Cocoa Island Resort and Spa is a sophisticated and yet a relaxed experience.
The white shores of the island are extending to an excellent house reef ideal for snorkeling, while the west side adjoins the Kandooma Channel, famous for its divining sites.
The resort also features a 25m infinity pool with sun deck, the cozy Faru Bar, the COMO Shambhala Retreat Spa Center, with magnificent pavilions and hydrotherapy pool, a library, a boutique, gym, and WI-FI internet access throughout the resort for free.
Wooden pathways connect the 33 villas and suites, all built above the shallow lagoon, 17 of which follow architecturally the design of a Dhoni boat. Lavishly decorated and yet simple, with wooden accents and earthy colored textiles, they all provide bathtubs with separate shower, bathrobe , hair dryer , TV, DVD and CD player , telephone, free wireless internet access , air conditioning , mini bar, coffee making facilities, safe and a terrace with direct access to the lagoon. In the rooms are also offered daily fruit and mineral water, complementary by the hotel.
Dhoni Suite (8)
approx. 75 sqm.
Dhoni boat-style, with combined living room, private terrace and direct access to the lagoon.
Dhoni Loft Suite (9)
approx. 110 sqm.
It is ideal for families too, as the living room can also be used as a sleeping area for kids. On the upper level lies the master bedroom with its own bathroom. The Dhoni Loft Suite also features private deck with direct access to the sea.
Loft Villa (10)
All have the same features as the Dhoni Loft Suite, but with more spacious living room and a large deck with an outdoor shower.
One Bedroom Villa (4)
Situated on their own private jetty, they provide separate living and sleeping area, balcony with day bed and outdoor shower.
At Cocoa Island Resort and Spa dining is a unique experience.
Ufaa is the main reastaurant, where the excecutive chef prepares rich gourmet dishes and local seafood, inspired by the Southeast Asia and Mediterranean cuisine. The restaurant also offers the famous COMO Shambhala cuisine, along with weekly themed dinner menus with Indian, Thai and seafood barbeque.
In a cozy atmosphere, Faru Bar offers light snacks, fine wines and cigars and signature cocktails.
Breakfast buffet is included in Ufaa .
Half-board also includes 3-course dinner menu at Ufaa .
With full board, in addition a 3-course lunch menu at Ufaa is included.
Sightseeing trips around uninhabited coral island is always a memorable experience. FLy at low level or take a Dhoni boat and explore the magic all around you.
The resort's dive center provides courses for all levels and expert divers always escort you to more than 25 dive sites nearby the resort, just 10 to 30 minutes boat ride. Furthermore, Cocoa Island Resort and Spa is very sensitive with the fragile ecosystem and always advises on diving with minimal environmental impact.
Sports & Fitness
Included: catamaran ( without instructor) , windsurfing , kayaks, fitness center, yoga classes , snorkeling equipment .
For a fee: catamaran (lessons, or when accompanied by a captain).
Beauty and Wellness
The COMO Shambhala Retreat offers spiritual and physical renewal, with experts delivering to you traditional Asian and Ayurvedic treatments .COMO Shambhala concept also includes yoga sessions, steam room, hydrotherapy pool and meditation area .
For a fee: Ayurveda, massages , beauty treatments .
Honeymooners get a bottle of champagne and a platter with fruits on arrival, a Cocoa Wedding souvenir, as well a $60 voucher per couple for a minimum stay of 4 nights (Valid for travel period 01.05. - 31.10.2018)
With a minimum stay of 7 night additionaly a candlelight dinner (excluding drinks) per couple and a private yoga class or snorkeling trip , or a spa treatment.
Offers are valid up to 3 months after the wedding, please inform with your reservation..
We accept reservations from countries all over the globe. We will be happy to get your request at:
or through our request forms you can find at our webpage.
Extra supplements: Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve supplement are obligatory and already included in our rates.
* Transfer is obligatory and already included in our rates. Please provide your flight information (arrival and departure flight number and time).
* Speedboat transfer: Transfer by speedboat is available 24 hours per day (except in times with bad weather) . It can take from 10 minutes till 2 hours time. Night transfer is possible. There are no luggage limitations for this type of transfer.
Check in – Check out Information:
* Check in time: Your room is available for you from 14:00 on your arrival date. If you want to take your room earlier please arrange it upon arrival. For a guarantee early check in, you have to book one additional night.
* Check out time: You have to leave your room at 12:00 on your departure date. If you want a late check out, please arrange it with your resort’s reception desk. For a guarantee late check out, you have to book one additional night.
Meal Plan Information:.
** Same meal plan must be booked for all travellers in the same room.
** Same meal plan must be booked for entire stay.
** If you have booked your accommodation with BB, HB or FB please note that drinks are not included.
BB = Bed and Breakfast Drinks not included unless mentioned.
HB = Half board. Breakfast and Dinner(drinks not included unless mentioned). A lot of the resorts give you the possibility to change dinner to lunch. Please contact the reception.
FB = Full board. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner(drinks not included unless mentioned).
ALL= All inclusive. Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner and a big list of alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks. A lot of resorts by All Inclusive Meal plan offer tea breaks and small snacks during the day. You can check details information at each hotel’s page.
** Infants under 2 years pay a fixed rate of USD 8 per night directly to the hotel.
** With effect from 01 January 2012, a new airport tax is payable by all passengers departing from Male. The charge is $25.00 per departing international passenger (age 2 years and above). The tax can be paid by cash or credit card direct at the airport of Male.
** Do not forget to check that your passports have all necessary information for the entrance in Maldives. More information you can find at:
Maldives Immigration Office
or contact Maldives consulate / embassy in your country.
* Free nights Offer:Free nights do not include Bed Tax of USD8 per day and per person. This charge is payable direct to the hotel.
*** General Booking Conditions ***
For the booking following details are necessary:
1) Correct guests' names (the way they are written in the passports)
2) Arrival and departure flight details (arrival / departure flight number and time).
Option for changes and cancellations
* for reservations made at least 1 month before check in date there will be an option of 2 working days for changes or cancellations.
* for reservations made less than 1 month before check in date we can not give any option and full payment is required.
Change and Cancellation policy:
After the "free cancellation" option date, the following cancellation fees will apply:
Cancellation until 30 days before arrival: 30% cancellation fees of the total amount.
Cancellation between 29 days and 16 days before arrival: 50% cancellation fees
Cancellation between 15 days and 08 days before arrival: 65% cancellation fees
Cancellation between 07 days and 04 days before arrival: 80% cancellation fees
Cancellation between 03 days before arrival and arrival day/noon: 90% cancellation fees
Changes or cancellations after arrival date/noon or check in are NOT possible!
Payment policy for bookings made AT LEAST 1 month before check in date:
* Till the end of the cancellation option date, we will need 30% prepayment of the total booking amount.
* The rest payment of 70% is necessary latest one month before check in date.
Payment policy for bookings made LESS than 1 month before check in date:
* Full payment is required at the time of confirmation.
Payments are possible either by bank transfer to one of our company bank accounts in Germany
or through Credit Card (Master, Visa) with no extra charge.
Fee upgrade to Half Board plan:
* Valid for period 01.05. - 31.10.2018
* Valid for all room types
Early booking discount:
* for confirmed reservations up to 60 or 30 days before check in
* Valid for period 01.05. - 31.10.2018
* Valid for all room types