Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives offers free scuba diving for guests

Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives offers free scuba diving for guests

The property was recently awarded Best Dive Resort 2023 in the Maldives

Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives has added free scuba diving for guests as part of their stay.

General manager Mark Eletr said: “This inclusion sets us apart from our competitors and offers something pretty fantastic for keen scuba divers visiting the Maldives. 

“Just like we include breakfast, snorkelling lessons and access to the Kids' Club as part of a stay, we now include diving!” 

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The resort has its own five-star PADI Resort dive centre, known as Kandooma Dive, complete with experienced and professional dive instructors, purpose-built facilities and a dedicated fleet of dive boats.

Kandooma is known for its diving, being located on the doorstep to some of the Top 10 Dive Sites in the Maldives. Divers can expect to see a wealth of marine life, including manta rays, whale sharks, reef sharks, colourful reef fish, turtles, eagle rays and a variety of coral species.  


The new Dive Free @Kandooma inclusions are available to full-paying guests staying for a minimum of three nights and includes two single-tank group dives for two certified divers per day of stay. All dives are fully guided and include free dive equipment, boat transfers and air/Nitrox. Guests must be fit to dive and be fully certified.   

The Dive Free @Kandooma inclusions started on 1 September 2023 and will be reviewed on 31 October 2024.

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