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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 #3930 on: December 20, 2017, 11:16:14 AM »
In an OWB? I'd guess your bathroom is private... assuming the shades are drawn.
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #3931 on: December 20, 2017, 11:18:03 AM »
In an OWB? I'd guess your bathroom is private... assuming the shades are drawn.
ya in OWB, besides the bathroom, the pool? deck?

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #3932 on: December 20, 2017, 11:29:13 AM »
I'd have said those locations in my prior post if they were "totally private."
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #3933 on: December 20, 2017, 12:10:54 PM »
In an OWB? I'd guess your bathroom is private... assuming the shades are drawn.

Depending on what OWB you get, the pool deck is pretty private.  We didn't see any snorkel traffic and you couldn't see into the pool deck/room from other OWBs.

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #3934 on: December 20, 2017, 12:13:53 PM »
Depending on what OWB you get, the pool deck is pretty private.  We didn't see any snorkel traffic and you couldn't see into the pool deck/room from other OWBs.
great, anyway to request a specific  OWB? Do you happen to know which ones are more private? TIA.  This is pretty important for my wife to be maskim to go.

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #3935 on: December 20, 2017, 12:22:19 PM »
great, anyway to request a specific  OWB? Do you happen to know which ones are more private? TIA.  This is pretty important for my wife to be maskim to go.

You can definitely make the request.  Not sure if they can guarantee anything.  The OWBs that face out into the Indian ocean are the more private ones.  I think there's a Conrad villa map floating around this thread (or you can search for it online)...

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #3936 on: December 20, 2017, 12:25:50 PM »
Depending on what OWB you get, the pool deck is pretty private.  We didn't see any snorkel traffic and you couldn't see into the pool deck/room from other OWBs.

Except nothing prevents people from snorkeling out directly across from your villa.
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #3937 on: December 20, 2017, 12:33:15 PM »
Except nothing prevents people from snorkeling out directly across from your villa.

Definitely true.  But it's a low probability occurrence.  When we were there, the place was near maximum capacity and we didn't see anyone snorkeling in front of our OWB.  Most of the snorkelers were near the beach area...

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #3938 on: December 20, 2017, 12:37:49 PM »
For someone who is as concerned as his wife seems to be, "low probability" is not going to cut it.

Let's just say my wife and I were snorkeling at SR MLE and saw *way* more than we should have in another villa... not even in the pool. In the villa itself.
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #3939 on: December 20, 2017, 12:47:10 PM »
Not to mention drones in the sky. I chose a cash hotel specifically based on privacy but even then there was the occasional snorkler. In general these OWB tend to be private but nothing is 100%.

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #3940 on: December 20, 2017, 01:29:22 PM »
If you want 100% privacy go to the old Le Meridien Khao Lak Pool Villa...
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #3941 on: December 20, 2017, 01:41:45 PM »
Just got an email... "Quick book our lowest prices for Conrad Maldives Rangali Island"

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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #3942 on: December 20, 2017, 01:53:27 PM »
Lucky's post had screenshots of rates in the $300s (for non OWB, $460 for OWB)
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« Reply #3943 on: December 20, 2017, 02:08:19 PM »

Let's just say my wife and I were snorkeling at SR MLE and saw *way* more than we should have in another villa... not even in the pool. In the villa itself.

what did you see?
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Re: Maldives Master Thread
« Reply #3944 on: December 20, 2017, 02:15:05 PM »
what did you see?
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