Soneva Jani

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On the beach, snorkeling, surfing, sailing
On the beach, snorkeling, surfing, sailing
On the beach, snorkeling, surfing, sailing
Outdoor pool

Overview of Soneva Jani

Soneva Jani

5.0 star property
Medhufaru beachfront resort with 11 restaurants and outdoor pool

8,2/10 Very good

7 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Kitchenette
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
The price is R37 254
Price available on 2022/09/19
Map
Noonu Atoll, Medhufaru
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On the beach
  • 11 restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Free children's club
  • 24-hour health club
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Free use of bicycles
  • Children's pool
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee shop/cafe
Feel at home
  • Children stay free
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Playground on site
  • Children's club (free)
  • Kitchenette
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

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About this area

Getting around

  • Naifaru (LMV-Madivaru) - 17.9 miles/28.8 km

About this property

Soneva Jani

5-star luxury resort on a private island
A terrace, a coffee shop/cafe, and a garden are just a few of the amenities provided at Soneva Jani. This resort is a great place to bask in the sun with a beachfront location, sailing, and kayaking. Treat yourself to spa services, such as a body treatment, a massage, or a facial. Be sure to enjoy a meal at any of the 11 onsite restaurants, which feature seafood and more. Enjoy the 24-hour health club, as well as activities like fishing, surfing/body boarding, and ecotours. In addition to a playground and a library, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks include:
  • An outdoor pool and a children's pool
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), free bicycle rentals, and an outdoor tennis court
  • A telescope, a front desk safe, and a 24-hour front desk
  • Free newspapers, tour/ticket assistance, and massage treatment rooms
Room features
All 54 individually furnished rooms offer comforts such as private plunge pools and 24-hour room service, in addition to perks like premium bedding and pillow menus.
More amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with deep soaking tubs and tubs or showers
  • Decks/patios, wardrobes/closets, and separate sitting areas

All-inclusive

All-inclusive room rates at Soneva Jani are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Languages

Arabic, Chinese (Cantonese), Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Thai

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/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 54 units

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - midnight
  • Express check-in/out
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • No cribs (infant beds)
  • Babysitting*
  • Supervised childcare*
  • Free children's club

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • No onsite parking

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • 11 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Barbecue grills
  • Private dining
  • Private picnics
  • 24-hour room service
  • Snack bar/deli

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free
  • Free children's club
  • Children's pool
  • Playground
  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)

What to do

  • On the beach
  • Ecotours
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing/body boarding
  • Fishing
  • Scuba diving nearby

Working away

  • 24-hour business center

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Free bicycle rentals
  • Water sports equipment

Facilities

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • 24-hour health club
  • An outdoor pool
  • Spa services
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Massage/treatment rooms

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Chinese (Cantonese)
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Thai

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Pay movies

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Pillow menu
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding

What to enjoy

  • Private pool
  • In-room massage
  • Deck or patio
  • Individually furnished and decorated
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate living room

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Phone
  • Desk chair

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Kitchenette
  • Free bottled water
  • Dining table
  • Paper towels

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Cleaning supplies

Special features

All-inclusive

All-inclusive room rates at Soneva Jani are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Spa

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. There are 5 treatment rooms. Services include Thai massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including Ayurvedic and reflexology.

Dining

Crab Shack - This restaurant specializes in seafood and serves lunch only.
The Director's Cut - This restaurant specializes in Japanese cuisine and serves dinner only. Open select days.
So Primitive - This restaurant specializes in barbecue and serves dinner only. Open select days.
Down to Earth - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open daily.
North Island - Onsite restaurant. Open daily.

Awards and affiliations

Soneva Jani is listed in the 2020 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 6.00 per person, per night
  • 2 percent tourism fee will be charged
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 1000
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 500 (from 7 to 14 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 2000
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 1000 (from 7 to 14 years old)

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 65 per person (approximately)

Children & extra beds

  • Supervised childcare is available for an extra charge
  • Babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Rollaway beds are available for USD 400.0 per night

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Also known as

Soneva Jani Hotel Republic of Maldives
Soneva Jani Republic of Maldives
Soneva Jani Hotel Medhufaru
Soneva Jani Hotel
Soneva Jani Medhufaru
Soneva Jani Resort Medhufaru
Soneva Jani Resort
Soneva Jani Resort
Soneva Jani Medhufaru
Soneva Jani Resort Medhufaru

Frequently asked questions

Does Soneva Jani offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Soneva Jani does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Soneva Jani?
As of 20 August 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Soneva Jani on 19 September 2022 start from R37 254, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Soneva Jani?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Soneva Jani?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
Are pets allowed at Soneva Jani?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Soneva Jani?
Sorry, there's no onsite parking at Soneva Jani.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Soneva Jani?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon. Express check-out and contactless check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Soneva Jani and nearby?
Have fun with onsite activities like kayaking, sailing, and rowing and improve your game at the onsite tennis courts. Additional recreation onsite includes ecotours. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the resort's other amenities, which include private plunge pools and a 24-hour health club. Soneva Jani also has spa services and a picnic area, as well as a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Soneva Jani?
Yes, there are 11 onsite restaurants, featuring seafood.
Does Soneva Jani have rooms with private spa tubs?
Yes, each room has a deep soaking bathtub.
Does Soneva Jani have self-catered rooms fitted with kitchens or kitchenettes?
Yes, a kitchenette is available in every room, and also includes a refrigerator, a coffee maker, and a microwave.
Does Soneva Jani have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a private pool, a private plunge pool, and a deck or patio.

Overall score and ratings

8,2

Very good

7,7/10

Cleanliness

8,3/10

Staff & service

2,0/10

Amenities

7,7/10

Property conditions & facilities

10/10 Exceptional

9-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Otimo
Carlos, 4-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Um paraíso. A limpeza do quarto era um pouco lenta, saíamos para o café da manhã e pedíamos para limpar, voltávamos não haviam feito a limpeza, então tinham que colocar os colchões da piscina conosco dentro...
Fernando, 3-night trip
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2/10 Poor

4-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

A dois
Excelente! Lugar incrível!
3-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

1-night romance trip
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6/10 Good

I have to agree the resort itself looks beautiful, especially with slides. However,other than the slide, everything else is mediocre at best. For a similar rate, I would recommend Cheval Blanc.
2-night trip with friends
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