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Exceptional 9.2
Based on 40 reviews

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June 30, 2016 - July 2, 2016 | 2 nights
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Price per night
Rooms
Best seller – limited supply!
Lagoon Villa Ocean View King Bed Special Promotion
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 1) USD 154.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 1) USD 6.00

USD 2,772.00 740.85
Cancellation policy

Limited rooms available!
Lagoon Villa Ocean View King Bed Special Promotion
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 2) USD 308.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 2) USD 12.00

USD 2,772.00 787.15
Cancellation policy

Limited rooms available!
Lagoon Villa Ocean View King Bed BAR- FREE Transfer
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 1) USD 154.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 1) USD 6.00

USD 2,772.00 740.85
Cancellation policy

Limited rooms available!
Lagoon Villa Ocean View King Bed BAR- FREE Transfer
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 2) USD 308.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 2) USD 12.00

USD 2,772.00 787.15
Cancellation policy

Limited rooms available!
Deluxe Lagoon Villa Ocean Vw King Bed Special Promotion
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 1) USD 154.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 1) USD 6.00

USD 3,942.40 1,018.67
Cancellation policy

Limited rooms available!
Deluxe Lagoon Villa Ocean Vw King Bed Special Promotion
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 3) USD 462.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 3) USD 18.00

USD 3,942.40 1,250.18
Cancellation policy

Limited rooms available!
Deluxe Lagoon Villa Ocean View King BAR- FREE Transfer
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 1) USD 154.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 1) USD 6.00

USD 3,942.40 1,018.67
Cancellation policy

Limited rooms available!
Deluxe Lagoon Villa Ocean View King BAR- FREE Transfer
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 3) USD 462.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 3) USD 18.00

USD 3,942.40 1,250.18
Cancellation policy

Limited rooms available!
Premium Beach Villa Ocean Vw King Bed Special Promotion
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 1) USD 154.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 1) USD 6.00

USD 5,790.40 1,296.49
Cancellation policy

Our last 2 rooms
Premium Beach Villa Ocean Vw King Bed Special Promotion
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 2) USD 308.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 2) USD 12.00

USD 5,790.40 1,342.79
Cancellation policy

Our last 2 rooms
Premium Beach Villa Ocean View King BAR- FREE Transfer
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 1) USD 154.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 1) USD 6.00

USD 5,790.40 1,296.49
Cancellation policy

Our last 2 rooms
Premium Beach Villa Ocean View King BAR- FREE Transfer
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 2) USD 308.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 2) USD 12.00

USD 5,790.40 1,342.79
Cancellation policy

Our last 2 rooms
Beach Villa Suite 1 BR Ocean Vw King Special Promotion
Breakfast Included
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 1) USD 154.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 1) USD 6.00

USD 10,842.00 1,852.13
Cancellation policy

Our last room!
Beach Villa Suite 1 BR Ocean Vw King Special Promotion
Breakfast Included
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 4) USD 616.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 4) USD 24.00

USD 10,842.00 2,268.85
Cancellation policy

Our last room!
Beach Villa Suite 1 BR Oceanvw King BAR- FREE Transfer
Breakfast Included
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 1) USD 154.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 1) USD 6.00

USD 10,842.00 1,852.13
Cancellation policy

Our last room!
Beach Villa Suite 1 BR Oceanvw King BAR- FREE Transfer
Breakfast Included
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 4) USD 616.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 4) USD 24.00

USD 10,842.00 2,268.85
Cancellation policy

Our last room!
Beach Villa Suite 2 BR Ocean Vw King Special Promotion
Breakfast Included
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 2) USD 308.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 2) USD 12.00

USD 13,798.40 3,657.95
Cancellation policy

Our last room!
Beach Villa Suite 2 BR Ocean Vw King Special Promotion
Breakfast Included
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 6) USD 924.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 6) USD 36.00

USD 13,798.40 4,028.37
Cancellation policy

Our last room!
Beach Villa Suite 2 BR Oceanvw King BAR - FREE Transfer
Breakfast Included
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 2) USD 308.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 2) USD 12.00

USD 13,798.40 3,657.95
Cancellation policy

Our last room!
Beach Villa Suite 2 BR Oceanvw King BAR - FREE Transfer
Breakfast Included
Not included in room price:
Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 23.2%, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 6) USD 924.00 (collected by hotel), Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 6) USD 36.00

USD 13,798.40 4,028.37
Cancellation policy

Our last room!

About Taj Exotica Resort & Spa

Description

This world famous resort is set in the middle of a large lagoon and is widely regarded as the best resort in the world. The 27-acre resort is surrounded by crystal clear waters and white sandy beaches and contains 55 lagoon villas, four beach villas, and two villa suites that feature beautifully crafted furniture with LCD televisions and bathtubs that overlook the pristine waters of Tamarin Bay and private plunge pools. The resort's most revered accommodation is the amazing Presidential Suite which offers guests a 450sqm villa with a 25-foot freshwater pool and glass bathroom complete with a bathtub overlooking the ocean. A visit to the resort is never complete without sampling the heavenly facilities of the Taj Spa with its rejuvenating massages, body scrubs, and time-honored Indian treatments set in a unique and tranquil atmosphere. The resort also features a whole host of recreational facilities and delicious restaurants and beach bars.
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Features

Internet

  • portable wi-fi rental
  • free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Transportation

  • airport transfer

Fitness & recreation

  • yoga room
  • fitness center
  • sauna
  • spa
  • massage
  • steamroom
  • games room

Swimming & soaking

  • hot tub
  • outdoor pool

Water sports

  • wind surfing
  • watersports equipment rentals
  • surfing lessons
  • snorkeling
  • canoe
  • boats
  • private beach
  • diving
  • fishing
  • water sports (motorized)
  • water sports (non-motorized)

Land sports

  • table tennis

For kids

  • pool (kids)

Food & beverage

  • 24-hour room service
  • room service
  • BBQ facilities
  • restaurant
  • coffee shop
  • poolside bar
  • bar

Cleaning services

  • daily housekeeping
  • laundry service
  • dry cleaning

Guest services

  • private check in/check out
  • postal service
  • express check-in/check-out
  • luggage storage
  • babysitting
  • newspapers
  • tours
  • concierge

On-site facilities

  • wheelchair accessible
  • gift/souvenir shop
  • facilities for disabled guests
  • library
  • salon
  • shops
  • smoking area
  • shared lounge/TV area

Health and security

  • 24-hour security
  • 24-hour front desk
  • safety deposit boxes

Business & money services

  • photocopying
  • meeting facilities
  • business center
  • currency exchange

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Filipino
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Sinhala
  • Tamil
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Policies

Child and extra bed policy
Infant 0-3 year(s) Stay for free if using existing bedding. Note, if you need a cot there may be an extra charge.
Children 4-17 year(s) Stay for free if using existing bedding.
  • Guests over 17 years old are considered as adults.
  • Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose, please check the individual room policy for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Useful info

Airport Transfer Fee: 160 USD
Breakfast Charge (when not included in room rate): 30 USD
Check-In From: 02:00 PM
Check-Out Until: 12:00 AM
Distance from City Center: 8 Km
Distance to Airport: 8 Km
Internet Usage Fee: 25 USD
Non-Smoking Rooms / Floors: Yes
Number of Bars: 2
Number of Restaurants: 3
Number of Rooms : 64
Room Voltage: 220
Time to Airport (Minutes): 15
Year Hotel Last Renovated: 2007
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Important notice

Type of Transfer:

Season 1
From 1 September 2015 to 31 October 2016

Type of Transfer: Speedboat
Adult (12 and up) : $197.12
Child (2-11 years old) : $98.56
Infant (Below 2 year (s) old) : Complimentary

Transfer rates subject to change without prior notice.

Maldives booking and transfer info (FAQ)

We look forward to welcoming you to the Maldives!
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Agoda Verified Reviews

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  • Hotel Condition/Cleanliness 9.6
  • Facilities 9.3
  • Location 9.4
  • Room Comfort/Standard 9.6
  • Service 9.4
  • Value for Money 8.3
  • Food/Dining 9.2

9.2 Injy E.
Egypt
June 03, 2016
Trip of a lifetime
We had an amazing time at taj exotica resort and spa, exceeding all the expectations in every aspect; the amazingggggg food, the friendliness of the staff from the moment you step on the island till the last goodbye you're pampered like royalty (thanks to our butler "elite"), the facilities on the island are super (spa, water sports, professional photo session, yoga,....), the villas we stayed for 2 nights at a lagoon villa which we loved a lot it was very well maintained, super private with unobstructed ocean view....and 1 night at the deluxe lagoon villa with plunge pool which is almost the same but with a private pool Cons: Coral reef and shallow water at the deluxe villa We'd definitely be back again :)

10 Ng C.
Singapore
March 28, 2016
Beautiful and cosy place
Staff services was excellent.

10 T F.
Singapore
February 25, 2016
Very good resort
Beautiful place, professionalism and kindness of the staff
Perfect stay, we notably appreciated the quality of the service and kindness of the staff. The resort is very beautiful and perfectly maintained, well equipped and the location @ 25' from airport by speed boat is an advantage. Different types of food are available and the quality is very good.

9.2 jeppe J.
Denmark
February 21, 2016
Samsung place with The friendliest and kindest staff we have ever met.
Good location wit only 25 min boat trip from Male airport.

6.7 Wing C.
Hong Kong
August 07, 2015
expensive
location is near airport, staff are nice, room is clean
it requires extra transfer fee when u book through agoda, which is different from the amount it stated in agoda apps, turn out After many complaints, the staff agreed to let me pay the amount stated in agoda apps! which totally ruined my mood!

9.3 Winnie T.
Canada
June 02, 2015
Great Quick Get away
Rooms & Food
Our stay at the taj was fantastic, a true 5 star resort with great service. Excellent for a short get away given the resort is only 15 min by boat to airport. The only thing to note that from the resort, you can see Male town and a waste incineration plant in the distance, and there is also no house reef - closest snorkel is a boat ride away.

10 Jose L.
Philippines
May 24, 2015
Paradise!
Staff were very hospitable, the beaches were amazing, room was superb!
Definitely enjoyed my stay in Taj. The moment you arrived in the island until your departure, the staff will really take care of you. The views were really amazing, and the room was 10/10. Definitely coming back soon!

9.3 Pooja G.
India
May 21, 2015
Great Hospitality!
Amazing food, service and staff
Staying here was an absolute delight. Everything was right about this place except the air conditioner in the room which could have been better! Recommended stay!

9.3 Maria Y.
Philippines
May 01, 2015
Taj Experience
The hotel itself is absolutely paradise...location,beach and staff
Absolutely wonderful..from check in to check out. Clean and friendly efficient staff ...the little things matter.after our dinner the bathtub was ready with warm bath of bubbles and rose petals.the villa was always clean when we returned.As one who works in the service industry The Taj really deserves all its awards !!!

9.3 Wei W.
China
April 07, 2015
Fantastic experience
very good location with only 15 mins ferry boat. Great service and facility
It is a great experience with warm welcome from hotel staff, nice water villa and facilities and delicious food. The hotel gets a great location with only15 mins ferry boat transfer from male airport. The lagoon is just huge with various kinds of sea animals. We will highly recommend this hotel.

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