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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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Upgrade from King Beach Villa to King Water Villa US$ 200 + 10% service charge + 12% T GST per night.
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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

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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

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Author Topic: Maldives Master Thread  (Read 718823 times)

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5780 on: October 20, 2021, 04:35:23 PM »
Selling: 2 Emirates Voucher $1754 @85% obo plz pm [total $2981]

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5781 on: October 27, 2021, 12:22:49 PM »
A relative of mine is traveling to the SR in 2 weeks, they told him about a kosher menu that they have.

Anyone with experience? Is this reliably kosher? anything i am missing?

I attached some screenshots of the communications and the menu;






















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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5782 on: October 28, 2021, 05:23:26 PM »
A relative of mine is traveling to the SR in 2 weeks, they told him about a kosher menu that they have.

Anyone with experience? Is this reliably kosher? anything i am missing?

I attached some screenshots of the communications and the menu;


Bump.

Anyone with any input?

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5783 on: October 28, 2021, 05:24:47 PM »
I think WA is known to be the biggest
Donít know dimensions but seemed like my WA pool was double size of st Regis pool

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5784 on: October 28, 2021, 05:26:12 PM »
Donít know dimensions but seemed like my WA pool was double size of st Regis pool
Are all pools the same size?
100% fully private?

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5785 on: October 28, 2021, 05:27:55 PM »
Are all pools the same size?
100% fully private?
I believe so unless you go for the pricier OWB.

As private as most the other OWB are. Someone can always swim/snorkel in front of your OWB and see youÖ

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5786 on: October 29, 2021, 12:16:46 PM »
A relative of mine is traveling to the SR in 2 weeks, they told him about a kosher menu that they have.

Anyone with experience? Is this reliably kosher? anything i am missing?

I attached some screenshots of the communications and the menu;
Yes, I was there a couple months ago, and they tried really hard to get us to eat from their kosher menu. Butler set up a meeting with the chefs, who gave us a tour of the kitchen etc. They have a cabinet with supposedly kosher dishes that are only used for kosher food. They do have kosher meat/poultry as well, seemed to have a good hechsher. Also have separate salt/oil/spices in the cabinet, and a kosher-only induction burner, and they have the guest turn it on. But who knows what actually happens with the dishes/spices/etc. when no one is watching. I imagine it may be different if everything was new. I'm sure it works for some people; they told us they cook kosher pretty much every week. They also have options for shabbos, when they know we can't turn on the burner for them.
They did have a bottle of kosher wine for us on arrival (instead of their standard champagne), which we saved for shabbos.

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5787 on: October 29, 2021, 12:34:07 PM »
Yes, I was there a couple months ago, and they tried really hard to get us to eat from their kosher menu. Butler set up a meeting with the chefs, who gave us a tour of the kitchen etc. They have a cabinet with supposedly kosher dishes that are only used for kosher food. They do have kosher meat/poultry as well, seemed to have a good hechsher. Also have separate salt/oil/spices in the cabinet, and a kosher-only induction burner, and they have the guest turn it on. But who knows what actually happens with the dishes/spices/etc. when no one is watching. I imagine it may be different if everything was new. I'm sure it works for some people; they told us they cook kosher pretty much every week. They also have options for shabbos, when they know we can't turn on the burner for them.
They did have a bottle of kosher wine for us on arrival (instead of their standard champagne), which we saved for shabbos.
WA gave me one kosher wine complimentary and made me breakfast on new pan new spatula let me turn on fire and check eggs I brought my own oil and spices and I made a dinner on the beach with my own food but they opened new China and cutlery for me

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5788 on: November 01, 2021, 06:36:17 PM »
All thing considered the Kosher Menu looks pretty reasonably priced. If they use new pots/pans and plates/cutlery, I wouldn't mind overseeing the cooking and eating there.
Now I just need to find the time to go and the award flights and nights to open.........

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5789 on: November 01, 2021, 06:38:49 PM »
All thing considered the Kosher Menu looks pretty reasonably priced. If they use new pots/pans and plates/cutlery, I wouldn't mind overseeing the cooking and eating there.
Now I just need to find the time to go and the award flights and nights to open.........
price of cake 😉

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5790 on: November 02, 2021, 02:20:36 PM »
Any issues recently with bringing in kosher food to MLE? Was the restriction earlier this year by the hotel or Maldives?

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5791 on: November 02, 2021, 02:34:52 PM »
Any issues recently with bringing in kosher food to MLE? Was the restriction earlier this year by the hotel or Maldives?
No.
Hotel.
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.

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5792 on: November 02, 2021, 02:35:34 PM »
No.
Hotel.
Thank you! Heard of any issues with the new Ritz Fari island hotel?

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5793 on: November 02, 2021, 02:36:19 PM »
Thank you! Heard of any issues with the new Ritz Fari island hotel?
Y not heat it up yourself cheaper

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5794 on: November 02, 2021, 02:36:46 PM »
Y not heat it up yourself cheaper
Thatís what the plan is. But they might not want to store it

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5795 on: November 02, 2021, 02:39:11 PM »
Thatís what the plan is. But they might not want to store it
I managed to fill up the fridge in the room in wa with containers that filled up a polar bear bag

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« Reply #5796 on: November 02, 2021, 02:41:18 PM »
I managed to fill up the fridge in the room in wa with containers that filled up a polar bear bag
Wow thatís impressive! After staying at both St Regis and WA I donít think I would have been able to fit 6 days worth of food in the small mini fridge they give.

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5797 on: November 02, 2021, 02:41:48 PM »
I managed to fill up the fridge in the room in wa with containers that filled up a polar bear bag


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« Reply #5798 on: November 02, 2021, 02:42:36 PM »
Wow thatís impressive! After staying at both St Regis and WA I donít think I would have been able to fit 6 days worth of food in the small mini fridge they give.
it was for 4-5 days

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #5799 on: November 02, 2021, 02:55:43 PM »