Conveniently located in Maldives Islands, Hotel the Strand is a great base from which to explore this vibrant city. From here, guests can enjoy easy access to all that the lively city has to offer. For those of you who want to venture out, Gulhi Kandu, Guru’s, Cocoa Thila Dive Site are just some of the attractions available to visitors.
Hotel the Strand also offers many facilities to enrich your stay in Maldives Islands. While lodging at this wonderful property, guests can enjoy restaurant, laundry service/dry cleaning, safety deposit boxes, Wi-Fi in public areas, 24hr room service.
In addition, all guestrooms feature a variety of comforts such as coffee/tea maker, bathrobes, television LCD/plasma screen, desk, in room safe to please even the most discerning guest. The hotel's recreational facilities, which include water sports (non-motorized), water sports (motorized) are designed for escape and relaxation. Whatever your purpose of visit, Hotel the Strand is an excellent choice for your stay in Maldives Islands.
The guest house is located in the local island of Gulhi 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.
Transfer to GULHI Island
To reach the hotels in Gulhi Island, a public ferryboat OR chartered speedboat can be arranged by the hotel for which payment will be collected upon check –in. 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.
• Ferryboat takes 75 minutes to reach Gulhi Island and costs approximately USD 5.00 per person per way.
• Ferry departs from Male’ at 14:30 hrs / Ferry departs from Gulhi Island at 07:30 hrs
• If your flight lands AFTER 13:00 hrs, you will need to take the speedboat transfer or make arrangements to stay in Male’
• NO Ferry services on Friday.
• Speedboat takes 25 minutes to reach Gulhi Island and approximately costs USD 120 per trip (one way)
• Advance booking is required for speedboat transfer
We look forward to welcoming you to the Maldives!