Anantara Kihavah Villas
Wake up surrounded by dazzling clear waters with clean white beaches on a secluded lagoon with your very own infinity pool just moments away from the ocean. Anantara Kihavah Villas Resort offers utmost luxury with breathtaking views one has ever seen. This stunning hotel is located on Kihavah Huravalhi Island on Baa Atoll. Guests are offered a choice between the Beach Pool Villa or the Over-Water Pool Villa, both offering a private pool and breathtaking beauty. The Beach Pool Villa offers dazzling sun rise over sparking waters and the Over-Water Pool Villa surrounds you with sparking turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean with unbelievable views. Each room comes with complete facilities and amenities that guests need. Guest who wants to leave the villa can sail though the tropical paradise and enjoy the resorts activities including windsurfing and diving. Dine amidst tropical marine beauty of the underwater world at the Signature Underwater Wine Cellar & Restaurant, at our Japanese Tepanyaki Restaurant or in the shade of a coconut palm on pristine white sands by the Indian Ocean. Anantara Kihavah Villas Resort turns scenic dining into an unforgettable experience, and allows you to stay in touch with wireless internet connection in all of our restaurants and bars. Guests at Anantara Kihavah Villas Resort is guaranteed a once in a life time experience of one of the most luxurious hotels in the world
Beach Pool Villa
Awaken to breakfast in bed with a view of the sun rising over endless sparkling waters. Indulge in a sunken bath for two over a shallow pond at the end of a bathroom open to the stars. Soak in the sun on a lounger that hovers over a private infinity pool. The 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 our luxurious “bedding by design” menu. From Bose sound system and wine chiller, to iPod docking and espresso machine, the Beach Pool Villa offers every luxury of design and comfort.
Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
Over Water Pool Villa
Watch the sun dip below the horizon from your private pool villa, 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. Sleep in the cradle of Egyptian cotton, resting on a personalised pillow. Built over the water out of groove-lined timber, with high ceilings and hardwood floors, these 259 square metre Over Water Pool Villas make you feel at one with the ocean. With his and her walk-in wardrobes, wine chillers, private pools and sun decks with views of the unending ocean, these oversized villas create a peerless overwater luxury experience.
Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
Two Bedroom Beach Pool Residence
Walk barefoot over cool marble floors out to the palm shaded swinging daybed by the side of your private infinity pool. Discover new meanings of ‘refresh’ under the cascade of your indoor and outdoor rain showers, or soak in the sunken tub of the partially open air bathroom. With 785 square metres of space, an oversized king master bedroom, a double queen guest bedroom as well as a separate living room, Two Bedroom Beach Pool Residences are an ideal choice for families and small groups. A stay in a Kihavah residence also includes the service of a 24 hour butler whose sole aim is to make your stay at Anantara flawlessly unforgettable.
Maximum occupancy 6 adults or 4 adults and 4 children.
Three Bedroom Presidential Beach Residence
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. Separate to the central villa, two master bedroom villas each boast a sunken tub surrounded by a pond, waterfall and outdoor rain shower in semi-open air bathrooms. The second residence, containing the third master bedroom, features its own pool and dining pavilion, the same opulent bathroom and also a private entrance. While guests of each residence share a spacious tropical garden complete with a massage pavilion, a beach cabana with a shisha hookah lounge, and a personal butler on hand 24 hours a day.
Maximimu occupancy 9 adults or 6 adults and 6 children.
Two Bedroom Over Water Pool Residence
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. Enjoy a private sunset dinner in your over water dining pavilion – a shadow sweeping below your feet as a graceful manta ray passes under the sea view glass in the floor. Depend upon your faithful butler, on hand 24 hours a day, to fulfill any of your heart’s desires. When the moon rises, take a midnight dip in your private pool with a bottle from the wine chiller, and revel in the stunning beauty of your own island paradise.
Maximum occupancy 6 adults or 4 adults and 4 children.
Family Beach Pool Villas
Experience an unforgettable family sojourn. A two bedroom retreat to make your own. Space for parents and three little ones. Luxuy in abundance, with every comfort you need. Soaking up the aw-inspiring views from the spacious sundeck, revelling amidst the shimmering infinity-edge pool. An expanse of white sands beyond.
Maximum occupancy 2 adults and 3 child.
The setting is tranquil, but recreation and fun are always close by. Every day, Anantara features a range of organized and do-it-yourself activities in the gorgeous surrounds of our resort.
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. For a leisurely afternoon, bowl a set of pétanque or challenge your partner to a table tennis match.
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 us know what piques your culinary curiosity and our chefs will design a cooking lesson suited to your tastes.
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 young guests occupied. With their very own Kid’s Club House, our youngest 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 – even when you’re spending the afternoon at the spa or taking a diving lesson. 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.
For meetings that surpass all expectations, schedule your next business retreat at Anantara Kihavah 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.
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.
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.
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.
*WiFi is available at the resort.
Our signature Sea.Fire.Salt.Sky. dining complex is a one-of-a-kind over and under water dining concept, exclusive to Anantara Kihavah 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.
Sea. Underwater Dining
Descend to the ocean's dazzling depths as you wine and dine at our unique underwater wine cellar and restaurant. Experience the cuisine gourmets relish, whether from the degustation menus paired with premium wines, or classic creations enhanced by the culinary genius of our Master Chef. With service to match a superb culinary repertoire and an atmosphere of relaxed refinement, dining in this unforgettable aquatic setting promises a definite island highlight.
Prepare yourself for sizzling theatrics in the teppanyaki lounge, as our talented chefs dazzle you with their acrobatic cooking skills. Admire the show as the freshest local rock lobster, best grain fed Japanese beef or catch of the day are grilled to your personal preference. Salt. An experience beyond compare. Picture a tender and juicy Red Snapper infused with lemongrass, ginger and coursed black pepper, baking to perfection before your eyes on a Himalayan salt block, to deliver a unique depth and complexity of flavour. Sky. Climb to the centre of conviviality and discover a rooftop bar with breathtaking island views over the Baa Atoll. Savour succulent cuisine presented on tempting skewers paired with a refreshing juice, cool beer or fine wine, any time of day. Then as a romantic evening unfolds, soak up an inviting ambience of mellow music as you unwind with exquisite cocktails, spirits and liqueurs.
Manzaru Pool Bar and Restaurant
Our Sunshine Butlers are always on hand with a fruit skewer or cold towel to cool you down. By day our 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 we tempt you with casual lunches of crisp salads and traditional pastas served poolside. By night Manzaru transforms into a leisurely Italian delice, where our Italian Chef unravels voyages of culinary discovery, from regional specialties skillfully crafted from traditional ingredients, to connoisseur olive oil tasting sessions.
Start every perfect day with a lavish breakfast selection at our all day dining restaurant. Return in the evening for a romantic candlelit dinner. For connoisseurs desiring local gourmet flair, Plates also offers a selection of Maldivian dishes - a diverse and tantalising cuisine full of fresh seafood and bold aromas.
Dining By Design
This signature Anantara experience is not to be missed. Simply 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 our dedicated Anantara team of chefs and butlers will take care of everything else.
Stroll across the jetty to 6 over-water treatment suites at Anantara Spa and reward yourself with the lavish attention of professional therapists. In this peaceful sanctuary, we have created a space to renew and rejuvenate your inner sense of wellbeing. We offer you a unique experience where the focus is only on you.
Let us 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. Experience a soothing touch, delivered with luxuriant oils produced from indigenous sources, as we invite you to depart from the world and experience a relaxing transformation.