Sala Boutique Hotel
Travel Blogs from Male
We arrived in Male after our last minute decision to fly the same day. So we could get to our islands resort by the £2 public ferry and avoid the £400 private speed boat, we needed to spend a night in Male.
It was a busy town and we wouldn't recommend staying there for more than 1 night, but it was good to see how a large proportion odd the Maldivian people live.
... this place is, we got ready for dinner. Before we headed for dinner, our butler brought us a snack of assorted chocolates and other snacks, which apparently is a nightly thing! Also, they have a shark feeding every night at 8. We decided to walk over to the bar and get a drink and watch the feeding before dinner. We had a spot on the upper deck which was perfect.....all the sharks were waiting already. It's amazing how they know to ...
... 8217; ‘Actually. No.’ ‘Never mind. I’m here now.’ It appears I can find the MOE Ghazee Building in Ameer Ahmed Magu, which is the next street over from the hotel. Minutes later I am outside the MOE which is on the second floor of a five-storied, aqua-coloured, roughcast building. The offices are well appointed and everyone is extremely well dressed. Men and women are in western business attire and some of the women are in black or coloured burugas.
... some places, so we were only in water up to about our waists the whole time! The water was beautifully warm, but not hot, and the sand is deliciously soft underfoot. And NOTHING slimy or unrecognizable. Sorry, New England, but I'm hooked. This is unreal.
We have signed up for a snorkeling adventure trip for Saturday, and tomorrow, will rent snorkels here. Nate almost has me convinced to go snorkeling ...
... entrance through security to check to make sure we were not smuggling in any alcohol in a strictly prohibited country, we were quickly whisked away to a speedboat that would take us to our island for the next 5 days. Our timing was perfect, we approached an employee with a sign from our resort, and our names on his clipboard, we were escorted to the waters edge, right outside the terminal, handing two cold bottles of water to refresh us, and we climbed on board ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking