inauguration of kooddoo airport vip lounge

Kooddoo Airport’s new VIP Lounge was inaugurated by Hon. Vice President of the Maldives Mr. Abdulla Jihad on 1 December 2016.


The Lounge will be under the management of Mercure Maldives Kooddoo Resort and has been developed to provide a comfortable environment for travellers while they wait for their scheduled departures offering following services:

  • Free WiFi
  • Selected reading materials
  • Smoking Area
  • Restroom Areas
  • Satellite television
  • Quality selection of food & beverages.
  • Outdoor Balcony
  • Secure Luggage Storage

The VIP Lounge operating hours will vary to suit the daily flight schedules of Maldivian Airlines for all flights departing from Kooddoo onwards to Male.


Bringing stylish mid-scale accommodation to the pristine south of the Maldives. Mercure Maldives Kooddoo Resort is scheduled to open in February 2017 and set to provide one of the best value accommodation options in the spectacular Maldives. With 68 villas including 43 located over water and 25 scattered along the white sandy beach, the resort is built using local materials, bright colours, and stylish furniture and interiors designs to reflect the Maldivian culture and the spirit of travel.