Kanuhura Resort

The original pearl of the Maldives

With the prestigious honour of being one of the first luxury resorts in the Maldives, Kanuhura Resort & Spa has set the standard for luxurious island escapes. The serene 5-star resort boasts villas with stunning sea views and access to their own white sand beach or a private staircase leading to the lagoon. Ten gourmet restaurants offer an array of freshly caught seafood, authentic dishes and tantalising spices. Diving, surfing and sailing are just a few ways to explore the island’s renowned coral reefs, abundant marine life and enchanting atolls. While the spa and fitness facilities offer a tranquil sanctuary of relaxing treatments and invigorating activities. Discover your bliss at idyllic Kanuhura Resort & Spa.

Kanuhura Resort, Maldives
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Located on a private island in eastern Lhaviyani Atoll, Kanuhura is just a 40-minute flight by sea plane from Malé International Airport in the Maldives.

Rooms & Amenities
Kanuhura rooms view

Kanuhura is home to 80 units, tastefully furnished with discrete sophistication and a modern touch. Choose from elegant Water Villas suspended on stilts over the tranquil lagoon or and Beach Villas strewn along a private stretch of pristine white beach. Each spacious villa is generously appointed and offers all the modern amenities and luxurious comforts discerning guests would expect. This includes flat-screen TVs, DVD players and iPod docks amongst others. The semi-outdoor bathroom features a bathtub and showers, while a private butler is on hand to see to your every need.

Dining & Drinks
Kanuhura dining at night

With ten restaurants to choose from – each more enchanting than the other – Kanuhura never fails to impress with its variety of irresistible culinary experiences. Enjoy fresh seafood from the Maldivian atolls infused with spices, sauces and fragrant local flavours. Stroll through the food stalls at A Mano and sample the exotic local dishes. Bottega serves up Italian cuisine that blends authentic and original flavours of Italy in a beautiful tropical setting. Enjoy dinner under the stars at our casual beach side restaurant, Fogo. If you prefer something a little more exotic, try our floating restaurant, Dhoni, serving up fresh seafood, fine wine and champagnes. Expect nothing but the finest service at Kanuhura Resort & Spa. Impeccably trained staff are on hand to see to your every request, while an array of services and amenities are at your disposal. Enjoy an exclusive welcome at the Kanuhura Lounge upon arrival at Malé International Airport. Take advantage of the 24-hour front desk and concierge, as well as convenient laundry and shuttle services. A little further afield, on our own exclusive and secluded island, Drift grill restaurant is just a few minutes away by boat. Dagas, our Maldivian fusion restaurant, was named after the mythical tree at the end of the world. It offers a modern interpretation of fusion cuisine from the many rich cultures of the Maldives. For something light, try the Deli for tea, coffee, or delectable pastries and sandwiches. If you’re a culinary enthusiast, our chef provides an interactive cookery demonstration at the Chef’s Herb Garden. Join us at the large communal table amidst a beautiful hanging vegetable garden as the chef prepares aromatic dishes for lunch and dinner. The Iru Sunset Beach Lounge is the perfect spot to spend the day. Perfect picnic seating, swings at the bar, tents to lounge in – it’s the perfect spot to drink in the mesmerising Maldivian sunset while enjoying lounge music and exotic cocktails. Soak up the sultry jazz beats at the Cowry Club Infinity Pool Bar and sample our internationally acclaimed cocktails, skilfully prepared by our mixologists.

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Discover the beauty of the Maldives with an endless array of sporting and leisure activities. From scuba diving excursions and PADI certification courses to guided snorkelling tours, big game fishing, island hopping and sunset cruises. Have a private picnic or a lazy day on the beach. Every moment at Kanuhura is an experience to remember. Swim in the resort’s glittering fresh-water swimming pool. Then get active with beach volley ball, two floodlit tennis courts, an air-conditioned squash court and a games room a host of indoor gaming activities.

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Relax and enjoy peace of mind in paradise as professionally trained Teens and Kids Club teams provide fun-filled entertainment and supervision for your kids. The Kids Club keeps children between the ages of 4 and 11 entertained with organised games, videos, internet and a library. For kids twelve to seventeen, The Teens Club Sun Generation offers a variety of fun games and entertainment, including water sports, excursions and much more.

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Immerse yourself in the serene surrounds of the resort’s luxurious Kokaa Wellnes Retreat. Be pampered by a range of unique treatments such as signature Aroma Stone Therapy and Theyo Dhemun massages. The spa also has a fully equipped fitness centre, aerobics studio, boutique and separate steam bath, dry sauna, cold plunge pools and Jacuzzis. The air-conditioned Kanuhura Fitness Suite offers state-of-the-art equipment, along with activity programmes including yoga, meditation and stretching group classes. For a more tailored approach, personal fitness trainers are also available.

Couple wedding kanuhura

Repeating your vows at Kanuhura is nothing short of spectacular. Whether you are refreshing a pledge you made in the past, or perhaps want to relive your wedding day at a romantic ceremonial blessing of vows recently made. Start your special day with a soothing couples massage. Say your vows on the white sands of a private island beach. Then celebrate your love with a romantic candle-lit dinner. An expert wedding team is also on hand to ensure that every detail of your big day is perfectly arranged and executed.

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