Dhebanveli hotel is located in the local island of Nilandhoo, Faafu Atoll where the Government regulations require that guests do not wear bikini or similar swimwear while in the area. However, the hotel can arrange excursions to picnic islands for guests where these restrictions are not applied.
To reach the hotels in Nilandhoo Island, a public ferryboat OR chartered speedboat OR Seaplane OR A big game fishing boat can be arranged by the hotel for which payment will be collected directly at the hotel.
Please contact the hotel to book your transfer arrangement at least 3 days prior to your arrival. Your arrival and departure flight details and full names of traveling party will be required.
• Public Ferryboat
The ferry has fully air-conditioned sleeping area. Tea, coffee and soft drink will be available on-board. You can also spend your night gazing at the stars on the top deck.
USD50 round-trip per person
• Departure from Male ' on every Wednesday at 10:00 PM - 7 hours
• Departure from Nilandhoo island on every Saturday at 7:00 PM - 7 hours
To reach the hotel, a shared seaplane transfer is required for which a surcharge may be added to the total cost of your booking. Your flight details and full names of your traveling party will be required at the time of booking or at least 3 days prior to your arrival. Rest assured that upon receipt of your details Agoda with the guesthouse will organize all transfer requirements.
To secure your seat for the return transfers, it is required that you book at least 3 days in advance. Agoda nor the hotel can guarantee your transfers for bookings received on same day or within 3 days of arrival.
Seaplane transfers only operate in daylight hours.
• If your flight arrives BEFORE 3.30pm, a transfer to the hotel will be arranged same day.
• If your flight arrives AFTER 3.30pm, you will need to make arrangements to stay in Male’ overnight. A stopover in Male can be booked here: Male City Hotels and Male Intl Airport Hotels
• If your flight departs Male’ BEFORE 9.30am, you may have to check-out a day prior and stay overnight close to the airport to catch your onward flight.
Seaplane roundtrip rate US$595 per person
• Transfer + Big game fishing trip onboard Alpha Royale
Arrive at Dhebanveli on a big game fishing trip onboard our fishing boat Alpha Royale.
Early morning after breakfast start trolling outside the atolls on a big game fishing trip. Depending on weather, start from west side of South Male atoll or cross over to Ari Atoll and troll on the eastern side of Ari atoll towards Faafu Atoll. In the afternoon wrap up the trolling day and check - in to Dhebanveli Hotel
The return leg will start very early in the morning for a big game tour around Felidho Atoll and troll on the eastern side of Felidhu Atoll around the famous Fotheyo Muli and head towards Male’. Check-in to a hotel in Male. Dinner in a restaurant and overnight at the hotel.
Advance booking is required for transfer by Alpha Royale.
• Speedboat takes 2.5 hrs to reach Nilandhoo Island and approximately costs USD 1500 round trip. Maximum capacity 10 pax.
• Advance booking is required for speedboat transfer.
We look forward to welcoming you to the Maldives!