Anantara Kihavah Maldives

Anantara Kihavah Maldives - is a luxury resort that offers the ultimate in privacy and tranquillity, your own sanctuary within a sanctuary with haven of pool villas. Expansive space that opens onto brilliant tropical nature, with private pools, high ceilings, timber interiors and marble floors. Flavours of culinary art and wine served amidst a panorama of aquatic life. Step onto to the soft white sands and let you Anantara Kihavah experience unfold. Anantara Kihavah is situated at Kihavah Huravalhi Private Island at Baa Atoll 120 km from the Ibrahim Nasir International airport. A smooth 35 minute seaplane flight over crystal clear water will land you at the white sandy beach of the resort where your Anantara Kihavah story begins.

Accommodation

On your very own stretch of stunning white beach or set out over the water, enjoy the best of Maldives luxury accommodation in any of the beautiful villas. Each one has a private pool, luxurious touches of island beauty, and complimentary cable internet connection to make the residences at Anantara Kihavah stand out amongst luxury Maldives resort.

Villa types of Anantara Kihavah Maldives

Beach Pool Villa / Starting from $1,723 pppn

Stunning view of the sun rising over endless sparkling waters. Indulge in a sunken bath for two, or soak in the sun in complete privacy. This 258 square metre Beach Pool Villas are nestled directly on the sand and are complemented with Thai silks, rich earthy colours and elegant wooded accents. Sail into a good night's sleep aboard an oversized bed dressed in Egyptian cotton with a pillow selected from the luxurious "bedding by design" menu.

Beach Pool Residence (Two Bedroom) / Starting from $3,616 pppn

Walk barefoot over cool marble floors out to the palm shaded swinging daybed by the side of your private infinity pool. As one of the best Maldives five star resorts at Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas you can discover new meanings of ‘refresh’. Residences are an ideal choice among Maldives beach hotels for families and small groups.

Beach Pool Residence (Three Bedroom) / Starting from $3,348 pppn

This one of a kind palatial sanctuary takes the ultimate island lifestyle to a whole new level. Edging 76 metres of powdery sands, 2,736 square metres of decadent space is imaginatively divided. In the master residence a central villa with lounge, dining and kitchen areas, opens onto an expansive veranda, a large pool and Jacuzzi, as well as dining pavilions and a BBQ station.

Over-Water Pool Villa / Starting from $1,780 pppn

Watch the sun dip below the horizon from your private pool villa in the Maldives, set out over the sparkling turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. Bright, open rooms filled with colourful island blooms and the sweet fragrance of the tropics.

Sunset Over Water Pool Villa / Starting from $2,198 pppn

The Sunset Over Water Pool Villa in this luxury which offers total comfort for either families with older children or groups of friends. Taking in awe-inspiring views of the Indian Ocean at sunset, these villas come with a private plunge pool, outer connecting the two beach villas is an expansive beachside deck with sun loungers and verdant tropical gardens that wrap around the space.

Over-Water Pool Residence (Two Bedroom) / Starting from $3,242 pppn

A true Maldivian oasis. Decorated in tranquil blues and greens with polished timber interiors, these Two Bedroom Over Water Pool Residences boast outdoor daybeds, an expansive living room and 861 square metres of space making them an ideal choice for those interested in a luxurious water villa in the Maldives.

Dine amidst the tropical marine beauty of the underwater world or in the shade of a coconut palm on pristine white sands. Anantara Kihavah turns scenic dining into an unforgettable experience with its artistically created underwater restaurant in the Maldives, and allows you to stay in touch with wireless internet connection in all of the restaurants and bars.

Dining By Design

This signature Anantara experience is not to be missed: select your dream location, whether a barbecue for two on the beach, an eclectic feast on the boardwalk, or a picnic in a palm grove, and the dedicated Anantara team of chefs and butlers will take care of everything else.

Manzaru Pool Bar and Restaurant

The Sunshine Butlers are always on hand with a fruit skewer or cold towel to cool you down. By day the swim-up pool bar serves exotic juices and tropical cocktails, allowing you to sip the nectar of the islands from the water’s cool embrace, before you're tempted with casual lunches of crisp salads and traditional pastas served poolside. By night Manzaru transforms into a leisurely Italian delice, where an Italian Chef unravels voyages of culinary discovery, from regional specialties crafted from traditional ingredients, to connoisseur olive oil tasting sessions.

Plates

Start every perfect day with a lavish breakfast selection at the all day dining restaurant. Return in the evening for a romantic candlelit dinner. For those desiring a local gourmet flair, Plates also offers a selection of Maldivian dishes - a diverse and tantalizing cuisine full of fresh seafood and bold aromas.

Underwater Dining / Sea.Fire.Salt.Sky

The signature Sea.Fire.Salt.Sky dining complex is a one-of-a-kind over and under water dining concept, exclusive to Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas. Imagine roast lamb with rosemary grilled on a Himalayan salt block, bringing an inventive touch and rich taste sensations to your palate. Gaze at angelfish playing along the colourful ocean floor, just metres from your table as you indulge in a decadent molten chocolate cake.
Descend to the ocean's dazzling depths as you wine and dine at this unique underwater wine cellar and restaurant.

Dining gallery

Stroll across the jetty to 6 over-water treatment suites at Anantara Spa and reward yourself with the lavish attention of professional therapists. This peaceful sanctuary offers you a unique experience where the focus is only on you, rejuvenating your inner sense of well-being.

Let the masseuses nurture and inspire you in the world's most desirable paradise with treatments that draw from the wisdom of the earth, using the healing properties of natural ingredients to enrich, detoxify, polish and restore.

Spa gallery

WATER SPORTS

Water Sports - Our limitless horizon of water inspires most guests to get their feet wet. Anantara Kihavah offers a range of activities to get you on, in and under the water.

Big Game Fishing - Cast it out and reel it on in - Take a half-day excursion on a speedboat to reap the bounty of the plentiful Indian Ocean and take part in a local pastime. Expert guides will show you how to reel in some of the sea's thriving sailfish, wahoo, tuna, mahi mahi and giant trevally. Bring your catch back with you and the chefs will be happy to prepare it as you wish, or teach you how to cook it yourself, for a uniquely do-it-yourself seafood supper.

Canoeing - Grab your most trusted paddling partner and take out one of the canoes for an afternoon spin on the lagoon. Bring a picnic basket along and find a secluded spot in the sand for private lunch, or work on your tan as you glide over the waters and explore the island from afar.

Dive Centre and Marine Lab - A long-time magnet for scuba divers and snorkellers alike, the Maldives are home to a magnificent array of wildlife. A trip below the surface reveals an explosion of colour, from tropical fish to coral gardens. The Maldives are the only habitat where whale sharks, the largest fish in the world, appear all year round. You are likely to encounter these magnificent creatures up close at the protected dive site, just a short boat trip from the resort. Whatever your level of experience, Anantara's Dive Centre will make you feel at home under the waves. Enrol in a PADI certification course to earn a license recognised internationally, opening up a whole new world for your discovery. Or, for a leisurely afternoon of wildlife exploration, sign up for a Bubblemaker intro course. For more experienced divers, Anantara offers access and transport to a number of nearby reefs. Discuss with the dive master to customise your ideal dive excursion.

Orientation Dives - All divers at the Anantara Dive Centre require an orientation dive, unless you have logged a dive within the last three months in the Maldives.

PADI Diving Courses - PADI, the Professional Association of Diving Instructors, is the largest and most well-respected diving association in the world. PADI instructors are well-trained and very knowledgeable, so you will always be in safe hands. Anantara's Dive Centre offers a number of PADI courses, from Open Water Diver certification for novices all the way to Rescue Diver for scuba experts. The Dive Centre will do their best to find a programme and instructor that fits your experience and goals.

Kayaking - Enjoy a tranquil morning of gliding around the lagoon, or pick up the speed and find a fun new way to get your afternoon workout. Sit-atop kayaks, whether tandem or solo, transparent or solid, are one of the best ways to experience the beauty of this Maldivian paradise at your own pace.

Sailing - Anantara invites you to take the once-in-a-lifetime chance to set sail in one of the world's most stunning marine destinations aboard a graceful catamarans or a private yacht. Whether you are a sea-hardened sailing expert, ready to embark on a solo voyage into the horizon, or a novice landlubber, eager to soak up the sun and the sights and leave the steering to the skipper, which can be a customised excursion suited to your tastes.

Snorkelling - Borrow a pair of fins and a snorkel to get up close to the exotic aquatic life of the Maldives without the weight of a scuba tank. The tranquil, crystal clear waters of the island offer unrivalled opportunities for fish viewing.

Windsurfing - Windsurfing is the closest you can get to flying, with you feet still planted firmly on the ground - or rather, on the water! With all the power of the wind behind you, and your expert instructors showing you the way, you'll be skimming across the mirror-like surface of the lagoon in no time.

RESORT ACTIVITIES

The setting is tranquil, but recreation and fun are always close by. Every day, Anantara features a range of organised and do-it-yourself activities in the gorgeous surrounds of the resort.
Beach Sports - String up the nets and break out the suntan lotion for a full range of beach sports and activities. Feel the sand between your toes as you ground the perfect spike in a beach volleyball tournament or knock a winning birdie over the badminton net or challenge your partner to a table tennis match.

Cooking Class - Whether you're eager to learn the secrets of the traditional Maldivian huni havaadhu curry or to grill the fresh tuna you caught this afternoon, the professional chefs at Plates will be pleased to take you under their wings and reveal a few kitchen tips and secrets. Just let the chefs know what piques your culinary curiosity and they will design a cooking lesson suited to your tastes.

Fitness - With treadmills, free weights, bicycles and other strength-training and cardio equipment, you can keep up your fitness routine, even on holiday. Borrow an iPod filled with adrenaline-pumping workout tunes, or catch up with the news or the latest HBO movies while you burn some serious calories.

Kihavah Kids Club - Open for children from the ages of 3 to 12, the Kihavah Kids Club has a full range of fun and enriching activities to keep the young guests occupied. With their very own Kid's Club House, young guests will make new friends and enjoy their holiday just as much as their parents. Under the supervision of the Kids' Coordinator, children can take part in beach games, arts and crafts and an array of other activities to ensure they're always having fun. Childcare services are also available.

Library and Business Centre - A quiet spot to curl up with your favourite book or magazine. Curious about a strange blue fish you saw on your snorkelling excursion? Check out the local interest section for background on the island's fauna, flora, history and culture. The library also provides computers and high-speed wireless internet connection so you can keep up with business or catch up with friends.

Meeting Facilities - For meetings that surpass all expectations, schedule your next business retreat at Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas. The four large meeting rooms feature a break-out pantry, Wi-Fi internet and a full range of audio visual equipment. The Business Centre staff is always on hand to smooth out the details.

Swimming - Bask on the edge of infinity beside an outdoor pool that seems to meld into the ocean horizon. More than just a place to swim a few laps, the Kihavah pool is a true refuge of relaxation. The Sunshine Butlers are on hand to cater to your every wish, from fresh fruit juices to cold towels, five-minute back massages and sunglasses cleaning. Find your personal soundtrack by borrowing one of the pool's iPods: from jazz to hip hop, each colour is loaded with a different style of music.

Tennis - Fine tune your forehand volley on the resort's tennis courts. Work up a sweat with a morning game of doubles and cool off with a jump in the pool and the rehydration of a freshly-squeezed tropical fruit juice.

Yoga - Draw inspiration from the beauty of your island surroundings with guided sessions in tranquil yoga. Join a group lesson or arrange for a private session to perfect your warrior pose. You can also rediscover your inner harmony with gentle guided meditation and deep breathing exercises.

LEISURE

Rediscover what it means to relax. Or, let the stunning island surroundings invigorate you with an array of Maldives resort activities.

Sail through the earth's most stunning tropical paradise, where you can feel as though the waves belong only to you. Take up windsurfing on the placid lagoon. Dive into the unexplored world of marine life in the island's crystal-clear waters. Stroll through the markets of bustling Male’, one of the world's most unique capital cities. Explore even more undiscovered islands.

Days spent at Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas can be as leisurely or as active as you choose.

Exclusive offers

Following exclusive offers are only from Alpha Maldives. Please note that the rates are calculated with all the taxes and it is per person per night basis. Exclusive offer rates are calculated without transfer to the resort and villas are subject to availability.

Beach Pool Villa / Starting from $1,723 pppn

Stunning view of the sun rising over endless sparkling waters. Indulge in a sunken bath for two, or soak in the sun in complete privacy. This 258 square metre Beach Pool Villas are nestled directly on the sand and are complemented with Thai silks, rich earthy colours and elegant wooded accents. Sail into a good night's sleep aboard an oversized bed dressed in Egyptian cotton with a pillow selected from the luxurious "bedding by design" menu.

Beach Pool Residence (Two Bedroom) / Starting from $3,616 pppn

Walk barefoot over cool marble floors out to the palm shaded swinging daybed by the side of your private infinity pool. As one of the best Maldives five star resorts at Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas you can discover new meanings of ‘refresh’. Residences are an ideal choice among Maldives beach hotels for families and small groups.

Beach Pool Residence (Three Bedroom) / Starting from $3,348 pppn

This one of a kind palatial sanctuary takes the ultimate island lifestyle to a whole new level. Edging 76 metres of powdery sands, 2,736 square metres of decadent space is imaginatively divided. In the master residence a central villa with lounge, dining and kitchen areas, opens onto an expansive veranda, a large pool and Jacuzzi, as well as dining pavilions and a BBQ station.

Over-Water Pool Villa / Starting from $1,780 pppn

Watch the sun dip below the horizon from your private pool villa in the Maldives, set out over the sparkling turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. Bright, open rooms filled with colourful island blooms and the sweet fragrance of the tropics.

Sunset Over Water Pool Villa / Starting from $2,198 pppn

The Sunset Over Water Pool Villa in this luxury which offers total comfort for either families with older children or groups of friends. Taking in awe-inspiring views of the Indian Ocean at sunset, these villas come with a private plunge pool, outer connecting the two beach villas is an expansive beachside deck with sun loungers and verdant tropical gardens that wrap around the space.

Over-Water Pool Residence (Two Bedroom) / Starting from $3,242 pppn

A true Maldivian oasis. Decorated in tranquil blues and greens with polished timber interiors, these Two Bedroom Over Water Pool Residences boast outdoor daybeds, an expansive living room and 861 square metres of space making them an ideal choice for those interested in a luxurious water villa in the Maldives.