Male Hotels, Maldives
Cool Male Hotels
Male hotels are readily available for all sorts of travelers on the island. You can choose from beach resort hotels or hotels located right at the heart of the city. Below are samples and links...
More Male Hotels
Hotel Ocean Grand at Hulhumale
The Somerset Hotel
Hulhule Island Hotel
Hotel Jen Male Maldives
Airport Beach Hotel
Crystal Beach Inn
Crown Reef Inn Maldives
Central Boutique Inn
Clear Sky Inn
Surfview Hotel Raalhugandu
Ripple Beach Inn
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Male Hotels & Tourism
Male is the capital city and the most populous city in the Maldives Republic. It is governed by Male City Council. The island's perimeter is interestingly only about 5.7 kilometers (wikipedia.com)
The group of islands called "Maldives" means "The islands (dives) of Male". It was thought that the first settlers of the Maldivian island were Dravidian people who came from India and Ceylon.
Male’s modern-city was established by the Portuguese in the 16th century as their trading post.
Tourism is the island-nation’s largest industry accounting for almost 30 percent of its GDP and over 60 percent of its foreign exchange receipts (Wikipedia). Its gross national product sky-rocketed in the 1980s and 1990s.
Maldives’ government tax revenue most comes from tourism taxes and import duties. Its attractions and beach resorts are the most popular resources for many foreign travelers and tourists alike.
Male is now a world-class city established with modern facilities, institutions and structures including schools, hospitals, restaurants, offices for business as well as governmental buildings.
Tourism & Attractions
Male (Maldives) has a lot to offer to visitors including places to see, shopping, outdoor activities, eating out and other recreation or vacation facilities.
At Male, you will find artificial beach, swimming track, historic place, colorful skyscrapers and amazing skyline.
Shopping: supermarkets, electronics, clothes, footwear, jewelry, etc.
Local markets: supplied with Maldivian stocks such as bananas, and all sorts of local fruits and vegetables; fish at markets
Male Friday Mosque
Grand Friday Mosque & Islamic Centre
Muleeaage & Medhu Ziyaarath
Hukuru Miskiiy - oldest mosque dating from 1656