In our lovely guest house Nilandhe Inn we offer comfortable spacious family accommodation with the wonderful views, lots of natural light and plenty of space. Family suit has two connecting rooms, attached bathroom, two balconies.
You will access your rooms through spacious common terrace on a 3rd floor, where are no other rooms, so that you can fully enjoy your privacy and family holidays.
Nilandhe Inn - local experience off the beaten track and mass tourism.
Nilandhoo Island is barely touched by tourism, thus we offer you to discover a traditional Maldives village in its best.
About 1500 inhabitants are living as their ancestors used to live for decades - fishing, farming and enjoying simple life, far from the big cities hassle. The only transportation you will find here - few motorbikes, bicycles and boats.
Accès des voyageurs
Our dear guests can enjoy our private secluded garden to relax in hammocks, traditional joly-chairs, have a meal or drink in the hut. Terrace on a 3rd floor and "the cozy corner" balcony with the joly-hammocks are inviting you to spend some time with the book, meditate, play chess or just enjoy the palm and ocean views.
Long white -sand beach stretch is just 3 min away. Specially dedicated "bikini beach" area allows our guests to sunbath and swim in turquoise waters away from curious stares.
For sport lovers we suggest to go for a jog along the beach and through nearby jungles, join football or volley match with the villagers, visit our youth sports center, where you can play badminton, pool and board games.
Guests with the kids will enjoy the convenience of closed garden and our attentive crew, who will take care of your children as they were their own. Maldivians are known for their boundless love for kids.
On request we can provide nanny services.
Échanges avec les voyageurs
We have a friendly and helpful team of few, who help you throughout your stay. Available 24/7. Once you book, you will receive phone numbers of myself and few other crew members for your transfer arrangements.
IMPORTANT: Nilandhoo Island is located in Faafu atoll, appx 2.5- 3 hours away from the airport/ capital Male.
Please review transportation options and contact us directly shall you have any questions and to book your tickets (it is challenging for Maldives first-timers to book tickets for local ocean-transportation).
Please note, for the groups arriving and departing on the same day we will arrange a private speedboat transfer, price vary by the group size, in average 40-60$ per person. For Friday arrivals the only transfer option is a private speedboat, available for groups only. Shall you arrive on Friday, we will assist you with accommodation in Hulhumale near by the airport, upon request.
3 days a week (Saturday, Monday and Thursday)
Male' to Nilandhoo departure time 1:00pm
Nilandhoo to male' departure 7:30am
Duration: 2.5 hours
Price: 40$ per person one way
Ferry boat (Ac and Non-Ac):
Once a week (Tuesday: Male to Nilanhoo; Saturday: Nilandhoo to Male)
Male' to Nilandhoo departure time 9:00pm (Every Tuesday)
Nilandhoo to Male' departure time 4:00pm (Every Saturday)
Price: 20$ per person one way
IMPORTANT: Alcohol is strictly prohibited in local islands! Please keep your clothing modest while walking around the island outside guest houses premises or bikini beach area. Ladies are advised to use knee-length dresses/ shorts and tops that do not reveal too much. Please respect local traditions!
- Alcohol is strongly prohibited in local islands
- Wearing bikini is not allowed on island streets, outside the beach or guest house garden
- Smoking allowed in the garden and terrace only. You may be asked to smoke at the garden only shall smoke bother other guests sharing terrace.
Slow traveler, anti-tourist :) Helping others to discover Maldives on a budget, Barcelona and my home town Riga. In love with life, cultures and varieties of life. Just finished my 5 month journey in India and back to Maldives.