Best Experience for: Ultimate in Luxury, Over Water Villas, Privacy and Tranquillity, Wildlife
GPS coordinates : 5° 17′ 36.78″N, 73° 3′ 20.45″E
A haven of pool villas, Anantara Kihavah Villas Maldives offers the ultimate in privacy and luxury, your own sanctuary within a sanctuary. Expansive space that opens on to 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 in the world’s only underwater restaurant and wine cellar.
Enjoy idyllic sunsets from your hammock or dining pavilion by the pool. Snorkel through crystal-clear waters or float above the surface aboard a private sailboat. Spend the day rejuvenating at the Anantara Spa. Discover new meanings of paradise and luxurious seclusion at this unforgettable Maldives resort.
A shimmering gem amidst the island nation of the Maldives, Anantara Kihavah Villas Maldives is only 35 minutes by seaplane from the capital city of Male. Set upon a large, pear-shaped coral island in the stunning Baa Atoll and surrounded by calm natural lagoons, thriving coral reefs and flawless cerulean waters, Anantara Kihavah Villas Maldives provides a luxurious retreat designed in perfect harmony with the ocean and its lush island surrounds.
Accommodation in Anantara Kihavah Villas Maldives Resort
This unique resort’s 82 ultra-private luxury villas offer a wide array of accommodations.
Beach Pool Villas – 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.
Overwater Pool Villas – 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.
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 just 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, the Two-Bedroom Beach Pool Residence 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.
Two-Bedroom Sunset Overwater Pool Residence – A true Maldivian oasis. Decorated in tranquil blues and greens with polished timber interiors, these two-bedroom villas boast outdoor daybeds, an expansive living room and 861 square metres of space. Enjoy a private sunset dinner on your over-water dining pavilion – a shadow sweeps 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 fulfil 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.
At this Maldives beach luxury resort, discover the ultimate private haven with our Three Bedroom Beach Pool Residence. Ideal for families and small groups, this spacious beach villa comfortably accommodates up to six adults and six children or nine adults.
Three bedrooms, each with en-suite outdoor bathrooms, are complemented by a central living room with lounge and dining areas, and a fully equipped kitchen. Enveloped by lush foliage, a private path opens directly onto a pristine beach, mere steps away from our famed house reef teeming with marine life. Spend sunny days lounging around the infinity swimming pool and sundeck. A dining sala promises enchanting evenings for quality time together, while the villa’s spa treatment room is the perfect setting for massages in the cool ocean breeze.
The largest private pool villa in our beach resort portfolio is the Four Bedroom Beach Pool Residence. Combining our three-bedroom residence with an extra beach pool villa, guests can luxuriate in the expansive amount of space found throughout. Interconnected and complete with two infinity pools, this Maldives private beach residence is perfect for extended families or groups of friends of up to 12.
With direct access to a private beach, revel in lush, lounge and sundeck spaces, high-tech comforts, and a Villa Host on call. Infusing tropical resort spa vibe, your beach villa residence comes complete with its very own spa treatment room. Enjoy a barbecue prepped in the pantry, grilled under the stars, and served in your indoor dining area or out in the palm-fringed sala.
Restaurants and Bars in Anantara Kihavah Villas Maldives Resort
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 Villas Maldives. 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 – Gourmet meals under the ocean’s waves in an underwater restaurant. Journey beneath the water for an unforgettable Maldivian dining experience. Explore the world’s first underwater wine cellar before you reach a dining room totally surrounded by the sea. Watch sharks, turtles and tropical fish swim by as you savour gourmet dining at its finest. Impeccably plated Maldivian lobster makes for a special lunch, while pan-seared Japanese wagyu completes a romantic dinner.
On a breathtaking private island where the forces of nature dazzle the imagination, SKY invites you to play out once in a lifetime journeys, immersed in Time and Wonder. Ascend for lounge cocktails as a sunset tapestry unfolds. Expand your view of the galaxy at the Maldives’ first over water observatory. Stargaze through the Maldives’ most powerful telescope. Learn about the constellations and planets with our storytelling SKY Guru. Discover extraordinary experiences that enlighten couple’s romance and family adventure.
Fire – Teppanyaki treats with a dazzling twist.
Get in on the excitement at Anantara Kihavah’s buzzing Japanese restaurant. Select your lobster fresh from the sea. Pick your seat surrounding the centre of the action. Chefs put on a show for every guest each night, as the ocean breeze blows beneath the thatched roof. Feast your eyes on fresh sashimi and flame-kissed Angus tenderloin. Then top off an unforgettable evening with sweet sake or Japanese tea.
Spice offers up the fiery flavours of Asia served with exquisite flair. Watch speciality chefs from across the region at work in the show kitchen, preparing spicy appetisers, authentic tandoori and curries, wok-fried delicacies and fresh seafood. Pair each dish with exotic cocktails or a glass recommended by the Wine Guru. Al fresco and over water, Spice also offers a stunning platform from which to take in the sunset.
Plates – 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.
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.
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.
Island Dining – A handmade gourmet pizza made of Italian imported San Marzano tomatoes, basil and buffalo’s mozzarella, as you gaze over the Indian Ocean. Thailand’s authentic spicy Thai tom yam soup served in the cool shade of verdant palm trees. A champagne brunch or barbeque cooked in the privacy of your villa. Anantara Kihavah Villas Maldives delivers a remarkable culinary world to your palate, making every dining experience uniquely delicious – and just as extraordinary as the setting.
Spa in Anantara Kihavah Villas Maldives Resort
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.
Room amenities: On your very own stretch of stunning white beach or poised over turquoise water, all of Anantara Kihavah’s luxury villas boast a private pool, indulgent touches of island beauty and complimentary WiFi, to offer you breathtaking accommodation at this luxury Maldives hotel. Complimentary wireless and wired high-speed Internet access is provided. 50-inch LCD TVs are equipped with premium cable channels and DVD players. All accommodations provide desks, laptop-compatible safes, and complimentary newspapers. Bathrooms offer separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Bathrooms also include bathrobes, designer toiletries, and hair dryers. Some guestrooms have partially open bathrooms. All units feature minibars and coffee/tea makers. Additional amenities include slippers and ceiling fans. In addition, a turndown service is offered nightly, housekeeping is available daily, and amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.
General: 24-hour reception, air conditioner, gay friendly, luggage storage room, non-smoking rooms, restaurant, safety box, bar, family rooms, a la carte restaurants, Beach front, Beach, Pool/beach towels, Underwater restaurant
Entertainment and sports: billiards, children playground, fitness centre, table tennis, tennis court, mini club, beach volley, steam bath
Services: transport from/to the airport, breakfast room service, currency exchange, ticket services, tourist travel agency, Wi-Fi Internet
Paid services: beauty parlour, hairdressing parlour, SPA centre, massage, telephone and fax, washing service, dry cleaning, doctor, shops, room service, diving, all kinds of watermotor sports, business centre , transport from/to the airport, Underwater restaurant
Anantara Kihavah Villas Maldives is located on Kihavah Huravalhi Island, Baa Atoll, Maldives only 35 minutes by seaplane from the capital city of Male.
Distance from downtown area: Male’120 km
Distance from airport:Male’ (MLE)120 km
Reception desk hours
From: 00:00 o’clock
To: 24:00 o’clock
Hotel policy: Free Wi-Fi, Pets are not allowed.
Policy about booking cancellation: .
Check-in from: 14:00 o’clock
Check-out until: 12:00 o’clock
Accepted credit cards: American Express, Visa, Mastercard, JCB
Charges included in the price:.