A Perfect Paradise for your little ones …
On the 15th December 2014, Holiday Inn Resort® Kandooma Maldives was celebrating the launch of its new magical nautical and nature theme Kids Club “Kandoo”, derived from the abundant Kandoo tree’s found at the Resort.
Kandoo Kids boasts over 500sqm of kids fun space, making it one of the biggest fun filled children entertainment zones in the Maldives comprising of an indoor air-conditioned fun zone and an outdoor splash pool. The combination of these activities will keep the kids artfully and actively entertained and engaged.
The air-conditioned indoor fun zone comprises of 2 fun filled activity levels. Ground level kid zone caters for 4 – 7 year olds and upstairs for 8 – 12 olds. Both levels are colorfully decorated and furnished to capture the childrens’ imagination and include a library, art & crafts specialty area and interactive gaming room on the upper level and ball pit and craft making on the lower level.
Complemented by our Kandoo Hosts, they will keep the kids stimulated and entertained with a host of various activities such as henna hand artwork, face painting and cake decorating, and kids will be able to design their very own designer Kandoo Kids T-shirt. Kandoo Kids Club also features a crawl and napping area, for those needing that break from all the fun.
To cool off, kids can enjoy our very own designer “Splash Pool”, The first of its type in the Maldives, it features a low wading pool, waterslides, water cannons, and a spray wall, and it wouldn’t be the same without the water tipping buckets to keep the kids actively entertained and cool.
Open from 8am – 8pm daily, Kandoo Kids Club will be free for children between the ages of 4 – 12. Baby-sitting service will be available on request.
**Families can benefit from the Kids Stay and Eat Free Program where children under 12 years of age, will not only enjoy a complimentary stay if they share existing bedding at in the same room as their parents, but will also have a complimentary meal with every buffet that their parents order.
Up to four children can dine free with two adults paying the full price at Kandooma Café.
For further daily activities available please contact our Kandoo Kids Team.
Activities not to miss:
Kandoo Kids Surf Camp
Learn to Surf and have fun doing it at the best family resort in Maldives! Join us for an amazing 3-day program designed by our exclusive partner – The Perfect Wave.
You will learn more about the ocean, safety and surfing! Suitable for kids between the age of 6-14 years old.
Lessons are held 3 times a week – Monday, Wednesday, Friday.
Each lesson takes 90 minutes and combines theory and practical
Theory – understanding the sea, how waves are formed, sandbanks & reefs, swell, wind, tides
Practical in lagoon – paddling, board control, surf safety
Theory – reading waves – Surfers Corner, safety, pop up, fall down
Practical – surfing out sand bank with instructor
Theory – surf etiquette (interactive), turning and speed, Eskimo roll
Practical – surfing with instructor
End of course – certificate for each kid
What is included:
- All equipment included (surfboard, life jacket)
- Professional certified instructors
- CPR & First Aid Certified Staff
- Surf fundamentals and instruction
Minimum 3 kids to run the camp
Maximum 8 kids in the camp
Maximum 4 kids per instructor
Wet and Splash and the Dry and Cheery
Children get to experience mini-snorkeling, where they take to the pool and in the shallower waters of the lagoon and practice their skills. This allows them to gain confidence before future close encounters with the marine life.
Dry and Cheery engages them in indoor activities that encourage interactions with newfound friends as well as fun learning, and is where they can play board, card and table games
Families can benefit from the Kids Stay and Eat Free Program where children under 12 years of age, will not only enjoy a complimentary stay if they share existing bedding in the same room as their parents, but will also have a complimentary meal with every buffet that their parents order.
Up to four children can dine free with two adults paying the full price at Kandooma Cafe.