Searching for that perfect tropical destination where the turquoise ocean kisses the golden sky? Well we suggest Anantara Kihavah.
Not convinced? How about if we tell you that John Legend proposed to Chrissy Teigen at this exotic resort? Intrigued? Well read on!
The most perfect and pristine island plays host to this gorgeous destination â€“ the Kihavah Huravalhi is surrounded by lovely coral reefs within a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve and perfect for some exciting diving expeditions. Take on an exploration of the surrounding islands that are home to turtles, eels and such exotic species to make the most of your holiday. Did you know that they have a coral adoption program? Speak to the hotel staff and sign up to adopt your very own coral. How cool is that?
Thrill in some exciting adventure as you opt for speedboat rides along the blue ocean or feel the wind in your hair as you wave ski or water-board behind the board. Not grand enough? No worries! Charter a luxury yacht and live it up on the Indian Ocean with some bubbly, caviar and your beloved; ah! this is the life!
How about Island hopping while you're in this amazing tropical paradise? Immerse yourself in the local culture by taking a short boat ride across to the nearest island and meet the local people and experiencing their way of life. Visit the local museum and souvenir shops to gather some great memories that you will cherish forever.
Private boat charters are also available at Anantara Kihava, complete with captain and crew for the dhonis. What better way to enjoy some private dining and spend the day snorkeling, going on a marine biology excursion or local island shopping. Also treat yourself to some awesome water sports - scuba diving, parasailing and tube boat rides are favorites.
Adding to this out-of-the-world experience is your chance to spend a day on a deserted island with a companion with a custom-prepared picnic basket or a bespoke beach barbeque prepared by the super chef at Anantara Kihavah- he is always ready to keep your tummy happy.
Why should a holiday only be about the grownups? Kids too, have Anantara Kihavah's full attention. From the 'Thiththi Boli' Children's Club where arts and crafts activities, games and fun activities galore are up for grabs, to special children's menus and so much more, the kids are in good hands. Then, families can wind up the day with a family movie night under the stars.
Whether it's privacy you crave, or a fun holiday with your family, Anantara Kihavah is guaranteed to please.
Retire at the end of a full day or wake up after a blissful night's sleep at one of the plush Pool or Beach Villas at this paradise resort. Indulge in the best of luxuries with modern amenities, breathtaking views and tasteful decor while watching the sun set over a turquoise sea and golden sand; plunge into your private pool or straight into the sea from your Over Water Villa; enjoy your meals in the comfort of your room - the possibilities are endless.
The Anantara Spa has 6 over water spa treatment suites that create the ideal atmosphere to reinvigorate the body and mind. Using fresh island produce in its signature treatments, the spa is unlike any other. Choose from among a variety of treatments that take a mere hour, to therapies that spread over days, for a holistic healing ritual. We recommend winding down in the glass bottom bath and soak in a bath of floral scents, imagine being on top of the sea creatures while they swim beneath you? An extraordinary 'must try' experience. Totally in our must do list!
The food served at the Sea, Fire, Salt and Sky restaurants add that extra special touch to your great holiday. Have you ever imagined what it would be like to enjoy a fine meal surrounded by the sea creatures under the deep blue sea? Well that's what it's all about when you dine at the amazing 'SEA' restaurant. The restaurant also boasts of the world's first underwater wine cellar as you enjoy world-class gourmet dining. Japanese cravings can be satisfied at the Fire restaurant in a communal style lounge where the chef's cooking theatrics are sure to entertain the whole family. Indulge in Asian inspired culinary masterpieces prepared at the open air kitchen at the Salt restaurant and sit down to savor the tasty delights under an open thatched roof that allows the lovely sea breezes to lap your face.
Did you think that was it? No way! Dining by Design offers the best options for a memorable dining experience at a location of your choice, be it on board a private yacht or a reclusive sandbank in the vast Indian Ocean. Does it get any better or romantic than this?
The Sky is the place for yummy bites, fun snacks and thirst-quenching drinks. Begin your awesome day at Anantara Kihavah with the breakfast of kings at 'Plates' and return to close your day with the best Maldivian seafood ever!
Romance begins at Anantara Kihavah. From Beach themes weddings to ceremonies on board luxury yachts, your wedding can be the talk of the town. Still too mundane? Not a problem. Just exchange your vows underwater and then shed your wet suit to enjoy a lobster and seafood barbeque on a deserted island. Yes, it's sensational!
Here's another secret.. the football heartthrob Christiano Renaldo was holidaying here to get away from it all, yes that's right... need we say more?
So now you know, there's a reason why this resort is the 2012 Indian Ocean's Leading New Resort, and has also been nominated for a host of awards such as 2015 Indian Ocean's Leading Villa Resort. It is also the Winner of the trip-advisor Traveler's Choice Award 2013.
More reasons to visit Anantara Kihavah and make your holiday the most memorable one ever!