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Possible routings to MLE and costs:

JFK-AUH-MLE (EY) -- 45/67.5/90 AA
JFK-DOH-MLE (QR) -- 45/67.5/90 AA
JFK-FRA-SIN-MLE (SQ) -- East Coast: (Including 15% off booking online) 46,750/91,375/116,875; West Coast: 89,250/144,500/229,500
JFK-DXB-MLE (EK) -- 42.5/82.5/150 AS
JFK-IST-MLE (TK) -- 42.5/70/90 UA (United routing allows a stopover in TLV)
JFK-VIE-MLE (OS) -- 42.5/80 UA
JFK-LGW-MLE (BA) -- 45/90/135 BA
JFK-ICN-CMB-MLE (KE) -- 60/107.5/137.5 KE
JFK-HKG-MLE (CX) -- 57.5/85/112.5 AA
JFK-HKG-MLE (CX) -- 50/70 AS
TLV-IST-MLE (TK)-- 20/35 UA
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Conrad Upgrades:

Upgrade from King Beach Villa to King Water Villa US$ 200 + 10% service charge + 12% T GST per night.
Upgrade from King Beach Villa to King Deluxe Beach Villa US$ 210+ 10% service charge + 12% T GST per night.
Upgrade from King Beach Villa to King Superior Water  Villa US$ 250 + 10% service charge + 12% T GST per night.
Upgrade from King Beach Villa to King Retreat Water Villa US$ 400 + 10% service charge + 12% T GST per night.
Upgrade from King Beach Villa to King Deluxe Water Villa US$ 480 + 10% service charge + 12% T GST per night.
Upgrade from King Beach Villa to Family Water Villa US$ 720 + 10% service charge + 12% T GST per night. ( 2 bedrooms)

Airport transfer fee: $560 including tax

PH Upgrades:

Upgrade from Park Villa to Park Pool Villa $USD 252.56++ per villa per night
Upgrade from Park Villa to Park Water Villa $USD 405++ per villa per night ( Villa Number 38-44)
Upgrade from Park Villa to Park Water Sunset Villa $USD 610++ per villa per night ( Villa number 45-51)

Airport transfer fee: $520 RT per person

SR:
Airport transfer fee: $665 RT per person
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #1950 on: June 26, 2015, 08:46:20 AM »
It's probably so stuffy in there.

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #1951 on: June 26, 2015, 09:40:29 AM »
You won't get bumped to OWB unless you're DIA, and even then you may not  (I'm gonna take the risk as I am DIA).  So, yes, if you're prepared to pay to upgrade to OWB...

Otherwise other resorts sometimes have better cash rates.
On their site, they say that they cannot upgrade Diamond or gold members due to the nature of the property. Not saying it would be impossible, but very unlikely. One should be prepared to pay for an OWB. If the place is empty and they have tons of open OWB's, then maybe they would accommodate you.
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #1952 on: June 26, 2015, 10:28:34 AM »
Don't believe everything you read.

I had a confirmed OWB booking scheduled there for June using points.
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #1953 on: June 26, 2015, 10:29:39 AM »
Don't believe everything you read.
Agreed. Which is why i didn't discount it completely. Though it probably is a lot harder to get an upgrade here than other properties.

Though i hope i am proved wrong when i go.
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #1954 on: June 26, 2015, 10:39:59 AM »
It's probably so stuffy in there.
we had the whole place to ourselves for the duration of our visit so not stuffy at all

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #1955 on: July 01, 2015, 09:46:52 AM »
Menu from Klein's... Prices are in AUD

http://imgur.com/gallery/Vfwj90E/

From hotel

The total cost would include the prices as listed in the Menu plus the below listed cost:

 ·         Freight Charges from Australia

·         Custom Clearance in Male

·         Transportation cost from Male to Hadahaa

·         Applicable taxes on the Island

 

Shipping – Depends on the quantity of the food. Generally shipping charges are 40% of the value but, again we would only be able to give correct amount once the order has been confirmed of selected items.

Same is for custom clearance.

 For any of the above food order, We require a minimum of 2 weeks’ notice.

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #1956 on: July 07, 2015, 10:41:23 PM »
Where can i find the seaplane schedule to the Conrad?

are the flights often?

Where can i find more info about it?

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« Reply #1957 on: July 08, 2015, 05:41:58 AM »
Where can i find the seaplane schedule to the Conrad?

are the flights often?

Where can i find more info about it?
Why not just contact the hotel?

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #1958 on: July 10, 2015, 12:25:39 AM »
Dear ........
 
Greetings from Conrad Maldives Rangali Island.
 
Please be advised the Seaplane timings are scheduled by the Seaplane Company based on international flight arrivals and departures and we will get the schedule one day prior to arrival. The number of flights depends on the number of guests coming to/from Conrad Maldives on any given day.
 
Please do not hesitate to contact me if you need any further assistance.
 
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #1959 on: July 10, 2015, 01:40:20 AM »
Where can i find the seaplane schedule to the Conrad?

are the flights often?

Where can i find more info about it?
I thought you were not going

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #1960 on: July 10, 2015, 01:47:40 AM »
I thought you were not going
I wrote that i lost the desire to go, as no longer on my top 5 bucketlist.


Still wouldn't mind trying it out

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #1961 on: July 22, 2015, 01:50:19 PM »
Just got back from an amazing 6 days in the PH. We brought our own food and the chef kept in the fridge for us and reheated whenever we wanted. There was a lot of confusion when we tried getting prices in advance (see upthread) but in the end they only charged us only $15/day per person for storage and reheating, irrespective of how many meals we had. Because we brought our own utensils/cutlery there was no other charge, even when we ate in the restaurants a few times. They claim to have kosher dishes, etc and they'll serve the food on that for you and that would then be an additional $20/person/meal but I wasn't going to just trust them that it was actually kosher and didn't care for it. We called our hostess to let her know when we wanted our food and whether we wanted it in our villa or by the restaurant and she took care of letting the chef know. By the second day of our stay all the restaurant staff knew exactly what to do for us and would just bring out our meals to the table as soon as we got there.



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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #1962 on: July 23, 2015, 06:49:19 PM »
Seems like the PH is now 25,000 a night again. Glitch or did it go down in category?
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #1963 on: July 23, 2015, 09:42:28 PM »
Seems like the PH is now 25,000 a night again. Glitch or did it go down in category?
Don't know, but I just booked.

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #1964 on: July 23, 2015, 09:43:58 PM »
Not a glitch.
Save your time, I don't answer PM. Post it in the forum and a dedicated DDF'er will get back to you as soon as possible.