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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 #4305 on: October 19, 2018, 08:27:27 AM »
Nothing here. Yet....
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #4306 on: October 19, 2018, 08:27:35 AM »
Havenít yet gotten email but looks like Iíll only be going once to MLE over the next year...

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #4307 on: October 19, 2018, 08:28:32 AM »
Whatís their ďdeal?Ē  Prob 1k a night lol
Probably. It's pay 2 stay 3. I wonder if people who didn't book the sanctuary villa will be canceled as well.
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Re: Re: NEW: Qatar Airways Qsuite
« Reply #4308 on: October 19, 2018, 08:56:31 AM »
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Re: Re: NEW: Qatar Airways Qsuite
« Reply #4309 on: October 19, 2018, 09:15:44 AM »
Note to self: Bring rain poncho.
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In Vietnam during monsoon season the hotel had nice umbrellas all over to borrow. Iím sure the st Regis has as well.

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Re: Re: NEW: Qatar Airways Qsuite
« Reply #4310 on: October 19, 2018, 09:19:15 AM »
In Vietnam during monsoon season the hotel had nice umbrellas all over to borrow. Iím sure the st Regis has as well.
The funny part is if you are on your honeymoon you should hope for rain. Not because of the first thing that comes to your dirty mind but it is related.  :)
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Re: Re: NEW: Qatar Airways Qsuite
« Reply #4311 on: October 19, 2018, 09:20:21 AM »
The funny part is if you are on your honeymoon you should hope for rain. Not because of the first thing that comes to your dirty mind but it is related.  :)
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #4312 on: October 19, 2018, 10:00:13 AM »
Whatís their ďdeal?Ē  Prob 1k a night lol

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« Reply #4313 on: October 19, 2018, 10:13:17 AM »
I went in August last year and it was wonderful!!!
We Had morning showers some days and now and again it would rain for 10-20 minutes but then it would pass. Besides, you're wearing your bathing suit most of the day so the rain is no biggy.

The worst part is that while we were on the dock to board the boat to the seaplane, we got hit with a 10 minute tropical storm. I have never been more drenched in my life! We were pelted with huge pieces of hail and it rained on us so much that I had water pouring out of my shoes since they were overflowing. We had no time or place to shower and change so until we got to the lounge at the airport, we were wearing wet, cold, clothing.

I would not hesitate to go back anytime of year!

The issue with rain and subpar weather isn't out of fear of being wet.

The issue, rather, is that cloudy, rainy, non-ideal weather zaps the color from the entire backdrop -- as though someone pulled the plug out of the socket -- rendering MLE as though it were Atlantic Beach.  Shame to travel so far when you could just walked the needle-ridden beach of NYC.
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #4314 on: October 19, 2018, 10:13:45 AM »
I've spoken to my lawyer. I will not take this lying down.
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #4315 on: October 19, 2018, 10:16:45 AM »
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Re: Re: NEW: Qatar Airways Qsuite
« Reply #4316 on: October 19, 2018, 10:18:04 AM »
The issue, rather, is that cloudy, rainy, non-ideal weather zaps the color from the entire backdrop -- as though someone pulled the plug out of the socket -- rendering MLE as though it were Atlantic Beach.  Shame to travel so far when you could just walked the needle-ridden beach of NYC.
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Re: Re: NEW: Qatar Airways Qsuite
« Reply #4317 on: October 19, 2018, 10:21:34 AM »
The issue with rain and subpar weather isn't out of fear of being wet.

The issue, rather, is that cloudy, rainy, non-ideal weather zaps the color from the entire backdrop -- as though someone pulled the plug out of the socket -- rendering MLE as though it were Atlantic Beach.  Shame to travel so far when you could just walked the needle-ridden beach of NYC.
For me one of the main reasons going to MLE is the flights. DW and I have flown many times in what I call "fake F" so it will ne nice to fly "real F". As far as fun in the sun, I have done that so many times I can't remember.
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #4318 on: October 19, 2018, 10:25:47 AM »
Does this mean more award space will be opening up?  :)
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #4319 on: October 19, 2018, 10:28:05 AM »
Probably. It's pay 2 stay 3. I wonder if people who didn't book the sanctuary villa will be canceled as well.
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