NewsJuly 5, 2020

Kaimoo Resorts and Hotels Announces Opening Date with Rigorous Hygiene Measures in Effect

Kaimoo Resorts & Hotels, owners and operators of Embudu Village, Summer Island Maldives and Equator Village resorts, have announced opening dates for properties alongside rigorous new hygiene measures to reassure guests.

Equator Village Maldives, located in Gan, the former Royal Airforce base, will open on 01 August 2020 while Embudu Village and Summer Island Maldives is scheduled to open on 01 September 2020. Mookai Hotel and Mookai Suites, two properties in the capital city of Malé, will also open 01 September 2020.


The Maldivian government has announced that the international borders will be reopened in time for the summer holiday season, on 15 July.

In order to prepare for the reopening and to reassure guests, Kaimoo has put in place a stringent set of new health and safety protocols. These measures include increasing the frequency of cleaning, and regular sanitization of guest rooms, restaurants, bars and other high-contact areas.

Guests will check-in at their villas, minimizing the time spent at communal areas, and practice social distancing at the resort. Strict cleaning protocols will ensure the cleanliness of transfer boats. These new procedures are science-driven and will use technology solutions to reduce the impact on the environment.

Commenting on the new measures, Manih Ahmed, Managing Director of Kaimoo said: “We have implemented these new measures to reassure our guests that they can have both a relaxing and safe holiday at our properties. Our staff will undergo training on how to implement these new measures. We will also put in place new protocols so that these measures and important updates are communicated promptly and transparently to guests.”

Kaimoo Resorts & Hotel Pvt. Ltd. is a leading hospitality business in the Maldives. Wholly Maldivian owned, Kaimoo was founded in 1979 and today owns and operates five properties in the Maldives. This includes three award winning resorts – Embudu Village Maldives, Summer Island Maldives and Equator Village in Addu. Kaimoo also owns and operates two city hotels in Male’ – Mookai Hotel and Mookai Suites.