Hostels and Cheap Places to stay in Mahibadhoo, Maldives

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Get to know Mahibadhoo (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you are better prepared for what to expect, what not to expect and can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Mahibadhoo. To help you make friends with Mahibadhoo before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!

Mahibadhoo, Maldives, is the capital island of Alif Dhaal Atoll and measures one-and-a-half miles in length and less than a mile in width. There are a little over two thousand people on this island, and the mainstay of people here include fishing; handicraft; construction; boat building; carpentry; and tourism, which generates most of the island's income. As part of tourism initiatives, hostels in Mahibadhoo, Maldives cater to anyone who would like to enjoy the beauty of this island while enjoying economical accommodation.

Since the island of Mahibadhoo is not very large, there is a unique tranquility here that is rare elsewhere. It makes for a perfect destination if you'd like a nice getaway from the busy city life and enjoy some nice sunshine and a good time in the water. If you fancy fishing, this island has a lot to offer you since fishing, apart from being an activity here, is also a means of living for many. Sit with your fishing rod and wait for a good catch or befriend the local fishermen and hitch a ride with them as they fish in the waters of Mahibadhoo. Back on shore, several shops with beautiful handicrafts dot the island and you can pick up a few good souvenirs to take back home.

Not far away from Mahibadhoo, Maldives, are islets that offer deep sea diving facilities, dice centers, and various other water activities. Enjoy sea life at its best, for a change, not on your computer screen, but in real life. Enjoy playing with some sea life and marvel at the beautiful sea plants that are hidden deep beneath the waters.

Enjoy the three "Ss" during your vacation at Mahibadhoo, Maldives -- the sea, the sun, and the stay. To fulfill the last "S" you can look to one of the hostels in Mahibadhoo, Maldives, for budget accommodation. It will be quite a task to find a Mahibadhoo, Maldives hostel on demand here, since most are booked ahead of time. So book in advance for a comfortable and economical stay with everything you need to enjoy your visit.

Written by local enthusiast for Mahibadhoo hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Mahibadhoo hostels Joy Barboza

Your Packing List for Mahibadhoo

Your Packing List for Mahibadhoo

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You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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