Coco Palm Dhuni Kolhu is situated on a stunning Maldives Island and it certainly lives up to the reputation of being one of the best in the Maldives. Arriving by seaplane gave the perfect opportunity to view the island, which is shaped somewhat like a crescent, surrounded by the vivid blue waters.
The accommodation offers detached beach villas, which have good privacy from their private terraces. There is a superb range of food available in the Cornus restaurant, the variety and freshness of which is noticeable for such a small island.
Transfers: 30 minute seaplane flight
Complimentary Facilities: Snorkelling, sailing and windsurfing (private lessons and courses are also available at a local charge for those who wish to take up a new watersport), tennis, badminton, volleyball and aerobics (upon request), gym, table tennis, snooker, library where a selection of books and satellite television are available. Complimentary WiFi is available across the entire island, while a faster connection is also available at a cost.
Meal Arrangements: B&B, half board, full board and all-inclusive options are available.
All-inclusive consists of breakfast, lunch and dinner at Cowrie Restaurant as well as soft drinks, draught beer, packaged juices, water and house wine by the glass. Guests can also enjoy drinks, ice cream and afternoon tea at Conch Bar, drinks at the Beach Bar and unlimited in-villa tea and coffee. A credit is given for guests to dine at Conch Bar and Cornus Restaurant.
The villas are spread across the island either on stilts in the lagoon or among the palm trees offering stunning views of turquoise waters. Each villa has at least one four poster bed, an open-air bathroom with a shower, air conditioning, a ceiling fan, safe, a hairdryer and a telephone plus a private terrace.
Oceanfront Villa: Lining the beach facing the lagoon, these villas feature a king sized-bedroom with seating areas. There is an open-air garden bathroom with a shower plus a private terrace with outdoor seating and a private pathway to the beach.
Beach Villa: Set just behind the beach for privacy, these villas features a spacious bedroom with high-pitched ceiling and king size four poster bed, air-conditioning, ceiling fans, tea and coffee facilities, personal safe, a hairdryer and a telephone. There is an open-air garden bathroom with a shower plus a private terrace with outdoor seating.
Sunset Beach Villa: These villas have the same features and facilities as the Beach Villa but are located on the west side of the island giving a fantastic view of the sunset.
Deluxe Villa: Same features and facilities as a Beach Villa but with an outdoor sunken bath and private freshwater plunge pool on the terrace.
Lagoon Villa: Unique wooden villas offering exclusivity and seclusion. Features include four poster beds, luxurious amenities, and a bathroom with a Jacuzzi overlooking the lagoon plus a sunken freshwater splash pool on the large sundeck.
Sunset Lagoon Villa: Spacious villa with king size four poster beds, living room with designer furnishings, luxurious ocean-view bathroom with deluxe spa bath and indoor/outdoor showers. The private terrace has a large sunken fresh water splash pool over the lagoon and outdoor seating with uninterrupted ocean views.