The SpaceOur location is the best diving and excursions point in the Maldives. We got 3 rooms so that you never have to worry about too many people in the house. Getting AroundPlease note that the property can assist to arrange for transfers via a public ferryboat, private ferry, chartered/scheduled speedboat or seaplane to Himandhoo Island. Guests must advise arrival and departure flight details and full names of the travelling party at the time of booking (under Special Requests), at least 5 days or 7 days prior to arrival (see below).
All additional costs are to be paid directly to the hotel and payment will be collected upon check-in.
Public Ferry Boat:
Ferryboat takes 8 hours to reach Himandhoo Island and costs approximately USD 3.50 per person per way.
Departure from Malé - Sunday ,Tuesday, Thursday at 09:00.
Departure from Himandhoo Island - Saturday, Monday and Wednesday at 06:30.
Private 2-hour speed boat transfer available on request daily from airport to Himandhoo Island. Recommended for more than 4 people per group. Price is USD 250 per one-way trip, USD 500 per return trip.
Seaplane takes 25 Minutes to reach Himandhoo Island and costs approximately USD 260 per person per one-way trip and USD 520 per return trip.
The sea plane will land on an island close to Himandhoo, which is less than a 5-minute boat ride away. A staff of Himandhoo Inn will be present when you arrive.
Advanced booking (5 days before arrival) is required for seaplane transfer.
Seaplanes operate during daylight hours only, from 06:00 - 16:00. Guests arriving in Malé after 16:00 will need to find their own overnight accommodation in Malé. They will be transferred to the hotel on the following day from Malé International Airport.
**Please note that all transfers are subject to change due to weather conditions. Transfers are managed by third parties. Other Things to NoteHimandhoo Inn Guest House is situated on a beautiful white sand beach belonging to the local Maldivian Island, Himandhoo. The Island is located in the midst of the Indian Ocean in between the North and South Ari atoll. Surrounding the island is a stunning house reef allowing spectacular snorkelling where you can see a vast variety of colourful fish and corals. Deeper into the waters you can find a wide range of dive sites, including some of the most famous sites in Maldives, where it’s normal to see manta rays, turtles, sharks and much more.
Himandhoo Inn offers three double deluxe rooms with the possibility of an additional bed for children. Each room is complete with air conditioning, safe box, private bathroom, bath towels and beach towels. Hot water, wi-fi and television are also available free of charge.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be prepared for you by our experienced chef. You can enjoy your meals either inside or outside in the open shady area of our garden.
We also offer a wide range of snorkelling and diving excursions. You will feel very well looked after in small groups with our highly experienced dive guides. We also have a babysitter if you are in need of some holiday time away from the little ones.
A large section of beach for your personal enjoyment is located just fifty metres away. Here you are free to sunbathe and swim whenever you wish to. The rest of the island offers a variety of shops where it is possible to buy souvenirs, local products, drinks and ice cream. There is also a health centre, pharmacy and police station.
To spend a holiday in this local village allows you not only to enjoy the wonderful white sand beaches and crystal blue seas but also experience the local culture and get to know the Maldivians, an incredibly warm and hospitable people. A chance to view the entirety of the Maldives at just a fraction of the price that you pay in hotels.