The resort is located on the private island of Kedhigandu, directly in the Dhaalu Atoll and is connected by a jetty to the neighboring island of Maafushi, on which the RIU Atoll Maafushi Island is located. The transfer takes place by domestic flight (approx. 45 minutes) to the airport island of Kudahuvadhoo and further by speedboat (approx. 15 minutes) to the resort. Transfer by seaplane can be booked at an additional cost and on request.
If you’re thinking of having a luxury holiday in a paradise destination, Hotel Riu Palace Maldivas is the ideal place for you. This all-inclusive resort in the Maldives is located on the private island of Kedhigandu and it offers an all-inclusive 24-hour service, free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, a wide range of cuisines and many relaxation and entertainment options.
The pool at this hotel in Kedhigandu is one of its most charming places, as it has stunning views of the sea with a swim-up bar.
Hotel Riu Palace Maldivas offers a range of cuisines that will surprise you. The main restaurant serves buffet breakfasts, lunches and dinners with live cooking stations, and the Japanese and fusion cooking restaurants you can enjoy delicious à la carte dishes for dinner. You can also try the Italian restaurant and the steakhouse at Hotel Riu Atoll if you want to try something different.
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These 40 m2 rooms (on the first floor) have one king-size bed (200x200 cm) or two small double beds (125x200 cm), a sofa in the lounge area, satellite TV, air conditioning, a ceiling fan, drink dispensers, minibar, kettle and a balcony with impressive views of the sea.
Beach Junior Suite
As the Junior Suite but on the ground floor. On top of that, the patio on the beach will make your holiday an unique experience.
Over water Suite
These 47 m2 suites have one king-size bed (200x200 cm) or two small double beds (125x200 cm), a sofa in the lounge area, satellite TV, air conditioning, a ceiling fan, drink dispensers, minibar and a kettle. In addition, on the terrace you can enjoy a bathtub, a Balinese bed, sun loungers and direct access to the sea.
Over water swim up Suite
These 60 m2 suites have one king-size bed (200x200 cm) or two small double beds (125x200 cm), a sofa, dressing area, satellite TV, air conditioning, a ceiling fan, drink dispensers, minibar and a kettle. And if that’s not enough, on the patio with direct access to the sea you can enjoy a small private pool, a Balinese bed and sun loungers.
Room service (from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.)
"Palm" main restaurant with terrace
"Krystal" Fusion restaurant
"Yu Hi" Japanese restaurant
"Paradise" poolside bar with swim-up bar
Breakfast buffet, lunch and dinner in buffet form (various themed evenings 3 times a week) as well as 24-hour various snacks. Optional à la carte dinner with reservation. National and international non-alcoholic, alcoholic drinks and selected premium drinks 24 hours at the bars that are open. Replenishment of the minibar and beverage dispensers in the rooms. In addition, the facilities of the RIU Atoll Maafushi Island can be used.
Massages and beauty treatments in the spa, water sports such as diving, kayaking and paddle surf, and the entertainment programs full of shows and live music.
We accept reservations from countries all over the globe. We will be happy to get your request at:
, through our request forms which you can find at our webpage or with the chat.
Extra supplements: Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve supplement are obligatory and already included in our rates.
* Transfer is obligatory and the "domestic flight + speedboat" transfer is already included in our rates. Please provide your flight information (arrival and departure flight number and time). Seaplane transfer is possible at extra charge (please ask us)
* Seaplane transfer: (available at extra charge) The duration for sea plane transfer can vary from 20 minutes till 1 hour time.
* No night transfer by sea plane is possible.
* Arrival transfer : Only if your international flight arrives in Male till latest 15:30 (local time) a sea plane transfer is possible the same day. If you arrive in Male later than 15:30 you need an overnight in a hotel in Male or Hulhumale.
* Departure transfer: Only if your international flight departs from Male earliest from 09:00 am in the morning a sea plane transfer is possible. If your international departure flight is before 09:00 am , you need an overnight in Male or Hulhumale island the night before.
* The maximum luggage allowance is 20kg per person
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 = Halfboard. 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.