One of the best underwater restaurant
Up-close to stunning manta of Hanifaru Bay
Coral adoption programme
Maldives’s first overwater observatory
Storytelling experience with SKY Guru
Located in BAA UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve
Searching for that perfect tropical destination where the turquoise ocean kisses the golden sky? Well, we suggest Anantara Kihavah Villas. Not convinced? How about if we tell you that John Legend proposed to Chrissy Teigen at this exotic resort? Intrigued? Well, read on!
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. Anantara Kihavah Villas is are 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 you are beloved; ah! this is 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 Kihavah Villas, 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.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 grown-ups? 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.
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, breath-taking views, and tasteful decor while watching the sunset 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.
Whether it's privacy you crave or a fun holiday with your family, Anantara Kihavah Villas is guaranteed to please.
The Anantara Spa has 6 overwater 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 on 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 onboard 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 Villas with the breakfast of kings at 'Plates' and return to close your day with the best Maldivian seafood ever!
Romance begins at Anantara Kihavah Villas. From Beach themed weddings to ceremonies onboard 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 won Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Award 2020 and Tripadvisor Traveller's Choice Award 2020.
More reasons to visit Anantara Kihavah and make your holiday the most memorable one ever!
First and foremost, our hearts are with those who have been affected by COVID-19.
We are also delighted to let you know that all International Travellers are welcome in the Maldives again with effective Covid-19 related government protocols in place to ensure everyone’s safety.
On-arrival visas are still available for all tourists, and visa extensions are available for any long-stay holidaymakers. For your free 30-day on-arrival tourist visa, you have to provide:
A confirmed hotel booking, sufficient funds and confirmed return ticket.
Health Declaration Form x 2 (on arrival and prior to departure)
A negative PCR test conducted less than 96 hours prior to the scheduled time of departure from the first port of embarkation enroute to the Maldives.
Infants less than 12 months old are exempt from this requirement. Travelers who have a transit of 24 hours or more during their journey are required to redo their PCR test prior to arrival in the Maldives.
Under current circumstances, tourists may visit other operational resorts subject to prior approval from the Ministry of Tourism. You are advised to inform the prior so that we may facilitate the approval process via the resorts.
To help you book with confidence, OV Holidays provides you the following:
Minimal Deposit Fee & Zero-Interest Installment Plans
Dedicated hotline for bookings within 14days of arrival
Personal Destination Specialist to assist round the clock
We would like to express our sincere gratitude for your patience and kind understanding at these trying times.
We will continue to monitor the events unfolding and keep you updated on the changes to these procedures so that you can enjoy your holiday with peace of mind.
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