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PCR Test procedures for Maldives

August 18, 2020

The Maldives borders open for guests from July 15th 2020 we would like to highlight 10 selected hotels with the procedures of the PCR tests as most of the Airlines (Emirates/Ethihad) require a Negative COVID-19 test before boarding the flight.

HOTEL NAME HOW WILL THE RESORT FACILITATE THE PCR PROCESS?   CAN YOU OFFER 96 HOURS PRIOR TO DEPARTURE PCR TESTING FACILITIES TO GUESTS? COST FOR THE PCR TEST TESTING ON RESORT BY A CERTIFIED RESORT DOCTOR? WHEN WILL THE PCR TEST RESULT BE PROVIDED? PAYMENT METHODS
Anantara Dhigu The guest needs to inform the Guest Service Centre or Front Office Team at least 72 hours prior to departure. Kindly provide the guest’s contact details i.e. local phone number, Viber or WhatsApp number and email address. A time will be assigned for the test and the resort’s medical team will take both Oropharyngeal (OP) and Nasopharyngeal (NP) swabs in the privacy of the guest’s villa.   Yes USD 205.00 per person per test Available. The test results will be provided within 48 hours and sent by email. Guests will have to pay the PCR test in cash or credit card
Anantara Veli The guest needs to inform the Guest Service Centre or Front Office Team at least 72 hours prior to departure. Kindly provide the guest’s contact details i.e. local phone number, Viber or WhatsApp number and email address. A time will be assigned for the test and the resort’s medical team will take both Oropharyngeal (OP) and Nasopharyngeal (NP) swabs in the privacy of the guest’s villa.   Yes USD 205.00 per person per test Available. The test results will be provided within 48 hours and sent by email. Guests will have to pay the PCR test in cash or credit card
Cinnamon Dhonveli

Tourist should inform the tourist establishment regarding the requirement for COVID-19 testing for return travel/ onward travel. The information should be shared with the establishment in advance so that there is adequate time to do the testing. At least 48 hours should be provided to the lab to perform the testing and to provide results. The tourist establishment should arrange COVID-19 testing for the tourist in accordance

with the testing requirements and within the time frame as required by the regulations of the tourists’ home country/destination country.
  Yes USD 150.00 per person per test Available The test results will be provided within 36 hours. Guests will have to pay the PCR test in cash or credit card
Cinnamon Velifushi

Tourist should inform the tourist establishment regarding the requirement for COVID-19 testing for return travel/ onward travel. The information should be shared with the establishment in advance so that there is adequate time to do the testing. At least 48 hours should be provided to the lab to perform the testing and to provide results. The tourist establishment should arrange COVID-19 testing for the tourist in accordance

with the testing requirements and within the time frame as required by the regulations of the tourists’ home country/destination country.

  Yes USD 150.00 per person per test Available The test results will be provided within 36 hours. Guests will have to pay the PCR test in cash or credit card
Grand Park Kodhipparu Test must be done on the arrival day to ensure the report on time. All samples shall now be taken by the resident doctor on the resort itself meaning guests DO NOT have to travel to Male’ for TEST.   Yes USD 150.00 per person per test Available Report will take 24-48hrs as per the guidelines from the hospital which resort shall receive by email and we shall pass it onto the guest. Guests will have to pay the PCR test fee in CASH in USD on arrival at the resort to the Front Desk team since Resort shall send the money on guests behalf while sending the sample. Credit Cards or any other payment form shall not be accepted and neither can these charges be posted to guests room account/folio.
Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru PCR test appointments should be made with the Resort Hosts upon check-in. The test will be conducted by the resort’s resident Doctor and will take around 5 to 10 minutes. Samples taken at the resort will be sealed according to the Health Protection Agency’s standards and securely transported to the hospital to obtain the results   Yes USD 150.00 per person per test Available The hospital will email the reports to the resorts and will be delivered to the guest within the next 24 hours. Payment to be done prior to the test being conducted by cash or card
Lily Beach Resort & Spa The guest needs to inform the Guest Service Centre or Front Office Team at least 72 hours prior to departure.   Yes Free PCR Test for up to 02 Adults & 01 Child per booking, for Additional exceeding 2 +1 Persons, a USD 200 per person per test charge applies Available Report will take 36-48hrs as per the guidelines from the hospital which resort shall receive by email and we shall pass it onto the guest.  
Olhuveli Beach & Spa The guest needs to inform the Guest Service Centre or Front Office Team at least 72 hours prior to departure. Sample will be collected by resort doctor and send to Male hospital for testing.   Yes USD 175.00 per person per test Available Report will take 24 -72 hours Guests will have to pay the PCR test in cash or credit card
Lux North Male Atoll The guest needs to inform the Guest Service Centre or Front Office Team at least 72 hours prior to departure. Samples are taken and sent to a private hospital called ADK located in Male’ city   Yes USD 150.00 per person per test Available Report will take 24 – 48 hours Guests will have to pay the PCR test in cash or credit card
Four Seasons Kuda Huraa The guest needs to inform the Guest Service Centre or Front Office Team at least 72 hours prior to departure. Sample will be collected by resort doctor and send to Male hospital for testing.   Yes USD 185.00 per person per test Available Report will take 24 -72 hours Guests will have to pay the PCR test in cash or credit card

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