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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays

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    • Deluxe Villa, 1 King Bed (Beach)

      Room amenities

      • 89 sq m
      • Ocean view
      • Sleeps 3
      • 1 King Bed
      More detailsDeluxe Villa, 1 King Bed (Beach)
    • Villa, 1 King Bed, Ocean View (Lagoon)

      Room amenities

      • 71 sq m
      • Ocean view
      • Sleeps 3
      • 1 King Bed
      More detailsVilla, 1 King Bed, Ocean View (Lagoon)
    • Premium Villa

      Room amenities

      • 111 sq m
      • Ocean view
      • Sleeps 3
      • 1 King Bed
      More detailsPremium Villa
    • Suite, 2 Bedrooms (Beach Villa)

      Room amenities

      • 365 sq m
      • Ocean view
      • Sleeps 5
      • 2 King Beds
      More detailsSuite, 2 Bedrooms (Beach Villa)
    • Suite, 1 Bedroom (Ocean)

      Room amenities

      • 195 sq m
      • Ocean view
      • Sleeps 3
      • 1 King Bed
      More detailsSuite, 1 Bedroom (Ocean)
    • Standard Villa, 1 King Bed

      Room amenities

      • 71 sq m
      • Lagoon view
      • Sleeps 3
      • 1 King Bed
      More detailsStandard Villa, 1 King Bed
    • Deluxe Villa (Lagoon)

      Room amenities

      • 91 sq m
      • Ocean view
      • Sleeps 3
      • 1 King Bed
      More detailsDeluxe Villa (Lagoon)
    • Presidential Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Private Pool (Rehendi)

      Room amenities

      • 500 sq m
      • Ocean view
      • Sleeps 5
      • 2 King Beds
      More detailsPresidential Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Private Pool (Rehendi)
    • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Private Pool (Beach Villa)

      Room amenities

      • 71 sq m
      • Ocean view
      • Sleeps 3
      • 1 King Bed
      More detailsSuite, 1 Bedroom, Private Pool (Beach Villa)

    About this area

    Emboodhu Finolhu

    Located in Emboodhu Finolhu, Taj Exotica Resort And Spa is on a private beach. Take the opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as parasailing.

    Restaurants

    • 24 Degrees — 1 min walk
    • The Deep End — 1 min walk

    About this property

    Taj Exotica Resort And Spa

    Resort with private beach and full-service spa
    Catch some rays on Taj Exotica Resort And Spa's private white sand beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 3 restaurants. All 64 individually decorated rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet and memory foam beds. Conveniences include living rooms and coffee makers, and guests will appreciate thoughtful touches such as pillow menus and bathrobes.
    Taj Exotica Resort And Spa offers 64 forms of accommodation with DVD players and minibars. Rooms open to balconies. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation has separate living rooms. Memory foam beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a rainfall showerhead, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

    This Emboodhu Finolhu resort provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottles of water. In-room massages, hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

    An outdoor pool, a children's pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a private beach, a health club and a sauna.

    The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

    Jiva Grande Spa has 2 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a mud bath, a sauna and Turkish bath/hammam.

    The spa is open daily.

    Awards and affiliations

    Green/Sustainable Property
    This property participates in EarthCheck, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

    Cleaning and safety practices

    Enhanced cleanliness measures

    Disinfectant is used to clean the property
    High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
    Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
    Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) and Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

    Social distancing

    Contactless check-in and check-out
    Protective shields in place at main contact areas
    Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
    Social distancing measures in place

    Safety measures

    Personal protective equipment worn by staff
    Temperature checks given to staff
    Temperature checks available for guests
    Masks available
    Hand sanitiser provided
    Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
    This information is provided by our partners.

    Property amenities

    Internet

    • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
    • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

    Parking and public transport

    • No on-site parking available
    • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
    • Airport shuttle on request
    • Shopping centre shuttle (surcharge)

    Food and drink

    • 3 restaurants
    • 2 beach bars, 2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
    • 24-hour room service

    Things to do

    • 24-hour fitness centre
    • Arcade/games room
    • Beach volleyball
    • Beach yoga
    • Boat tours
    • Canoeing
    • Children's pool
    • Fishing
    • Full-service spa
    • Helicopter/aeroplane tours
    • Kayaking
    • Motor-boating
    • Motorised watercraft
    • Outdoor pool
    • Playground
    • Sailing
    • Sauna
    • Scuba diving
    • Shopping
    • Snorkelling
    • Hot tub
    • Steam room
    • Surfing/boogie boarding
    • Volleyball
    • Waterskiing
    • Windsurfing
    • Yoga classes

    Family friendly

    • Arcade/games room
    • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
    • Children's pool
    • Dry cleaning service
    • DVD player
    • Free cots/infant beds
    • In-room childcare (surcharge)
    • Laundry facilities
    • Outdoor pool
    • Playground
    • Separate living room
    • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)

    Conveniences

    • Free newspapers in reception
    • Front-desk safe
    • Gift shop/newsstand
    • Library
    • No lifts

    Guest services

    • 24-hour front desk
    • Concierge services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Dry-cleaning service
    • Hair salon
    • Laundry facilities
    • Luggage storage
    • Multilingual staff
    • Porter
    • Tour/ticket assistance
    • Turndown service
    • Wedding services

    Languages spoken

    • Arabic
    • Bulgarian
    • Chinese
    • Dutch
    • English
    • Farsi
    • Filipino
    • French
    • German
    • Hindi
    • Italian
    • Japanese
    • Korean
    • Portuguese
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    • Ukranian

    Business services

    • 24-hour business centre
    • 1 meeting room
    • Computer station

    Outdoors

    • BBQ grill(s)
    • Beach loungers
    • Beach umbrellas
    • Garden
    • Picnic area
    • Pool sunloungers
    • Pool umbrellas
    • Private beachfront location
    • Terrace

    Spa

    • 2 treatment rooms
    • Aromatherapy
    • Ayurvedic treatments
    • Body scrubs
    • Body treatments
    • Body wraps
    • Couples treatment room(s)
    • Detox wraps
    • Facials
    • Hydrotherapy
    • Manicures and pedicures
    • Massage - deep-tissue
    • Massage - hot stone
    • Massage - prenatal
    • Massage - sports
    • Massage - swedish
    • Massage - Thai
    • Massage/treatment rooms
    • Mud bath
    • Reflexology
    • Sauna
    • Spa open daily
    • Turkish bath/hammam

    Accessibility

    • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
    • Accessible bathroom
    • In-room accessibility
    • Roll-in shower
    • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
    • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

    More

    • Beach towels
    • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

    Room amenities

    Bedroom

    • Climate control (air conditioning)
    • Blackout drapes/curtains
    • Ceiling fan
    • Free cots/infant beds
    • Hypo-allergenic bedding
    • Linens
    • Memory foam mattress
    • Pillow menu
    • Premium bedding

    Bathroom

    • Bathrobes
    • Bidet
    • Designer toiletries
    • Hairdryer
    • Rainfall showerhead
    • Separate bathtub and shower
    • Shampoo
    • Soap
    • Toilet paper
    • Towels
    • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

    Entertainment

    • 32-inch LCD TV
    • DVD player
    • Premium channels
    • Satellite channels

    Food and drink

    • Coffee/tea maker
    • Free bottled water
    • Minibar

    Outdoor space

    • Balcony

    More

    • Connecting rooms available
    • Desk
    • Free newspapers
    • In-room massage
    • Individually decorated
    • Individually furnished
    • Iron/ironing board (on request)
    • Laptop-compatible safe
    • Laptop-friendly workspace
    • Phone
    • Separate living room
    • Slippers
    • Turndown service

    Policies

    Check-in

    Check-in between 2 PM and 2 PM
    Express check-in
    Minimum check-in age - 18

    Check-out

    Check-out before noon
    Express check-out

    Special check-in instructions

    Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
    For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
    Guests must arrange transfers (surcharge) from Male International Airport to the property, which is 15 minutes away via speedboat. To guarantee transfers, guests must contact the property with their flight details at least 24 hours before their expected arrival. The speedboat schedule is limited so guests planning to arrive after midnight are advised to book an overnight stay in Male or Hulhumale until services resume the next day.

    Renovations and closures

    The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):
    • Dining venue(s)
    • Fitness facilities

    Access methods

    Staffed front desk

    Pets

    No pets or service animals allowed

    Children and extra beds

    Children are welcome
    Free cots (infant beds)

    Payment types

    Important information

    Fees

    You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

    • Tourism fee: USD 6 per person, per night
    • Boat transfer per adult: USD 98.56 (roundtrip)
    • Transfer service fee per child: USD 0.00 (roundtrip), (up to 5 years old)

    The charges below are included in your overall room price:

    • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
    • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee

    We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

    Optional extras

    The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

    • Airport shuttle fee: USD 98.56 per person (roundtrip)
    • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 98.56 (roundtrip), (from 3 to 12 years old)

    The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

    You need to know

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
    No on-site parking is available
    Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

    We should mention

    If you require a visa to enter the country, your property may be able to help with the supporting documents needed to obtain one. To learn more, you can contact the property using the contact details included on your booking confirmation. The property may charge for this assistance, even if you end up cancelling your reservation. All arrangements are solely between the property and yourself.
    Guests must transfer via boat to the property; guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking
    This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
    Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
    A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December
    A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December
    The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
    No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

    Property is also known as

    Resort Taj Exotica
    Taj Exotica
    Taj Exotica Emboodhu Finolhu
    Taj Exotica Resort
    Taj Exotica Resort Emboodhu Finolhu
    Taj Exotica Resort Spa
    Taj Exotica Emboodhu Finolhu
    Taj Exotica Resort And Spa Resort
    Taj Exotica Resort And Spa Emboodhu Finolhu
    Taj Exotica Resort And Spa Resort Emboodhu Finolhu

    Frequently asked questions

    Can I cancel my reservation for free at Taj Exotica Resort And Spa and receive a full refund?
    Yes, Taj Exotica Resort And Spa offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Taj Exotica Resort And Spa cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
    Does Taj Exotica Resort And Spa have a pool?
    Yes, this property has an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
    Is Taj Exotica Resort And Spa pet-friendly?
    No, pets are not allowed at this property.
    How much is parking at Taj Exotica Resort And Spa?
    This property doesn't offer parking.
    What time is check-in at Taj Exotica Resort And Spa?
    Check-in is from 2 PM to 2 PM.
    What time is check-out at Taj Exotica Resort And Spa?
    Checkout is at noon.
    Does Taj Exotica Resort And Spa provide a shuttle to the airport?
    Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of USD 98.56 per person, roundtrip, applies.
    Where is Taj Exotica Resort And Spa located?
    This Emboodhu Finolhu resort is on the waterfront and is set on its own private white sand beach within easy reach of Embudu Beach. Area attractions also include Maldives Islamic Centre and Emma Fushi Island.
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    4.9/5

    Cleanliness

    4.8/5

    Staff & service

    4.7/5

    Amenities

    4.8/5

    Property conditions & facilities

    5/5 Excellent

    Travelled with family
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    Very nice and clean. All the staff was very nice. Good was fantastic
    Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    Travelled with family
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    Perfect place, perfect service, perfect stay, perfect everything! Special thanks to Adi, our amazing, friendly, efficient butler who made out stay even better! Bungalow was pristine, well decorated and cozy. Food quality and selection was incredible. This place is a paradise in Earth. We’re already planning our return!
    Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    Travelled with family
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    This place was like heaven on earth! Loved the services, the staff, and the view. It was great that it was only a 20 minutes away (by speedboat) from the airport.
    Stayed 6 nights in Jan 2020

    4/5 Good

    Travelled with family
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    Short distance from Airport is good for short stay. For longer stay 4 or more days I will go farther away from airplanes noises. Also you can see other islands, one under construction. Food is good especially if you are vegetarian and like Indian food.
    Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    Travelled with family and small children
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    Awesome, this was our second visit. Loved the place
    Stayed 5 nights in Nov 2019