Discover Pristine Beaches And Tempting Waters:
With its prime location in the Maldives’ Baa Atoll island archipelago, Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas is the perfect place from which to enjoy the underwater world of the Indian Ocean. Snorkel some of the world's most treasured reefs within a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve, explore uninhabited islands or cruise in solitude into a tapestry of unimaginable colours.
This is one of few luxury island resorts where the beach circumnavigates the whole island, where taking a holiday here really does enable you get away from it all. Indulge yourself in tropical surroundings: a pristine white beach, lush green palm groves, and the clearest turquoise waters leading to a thriving house reef. Sail, fish, snorkel, scuba dive, Spa or simply relax in our award-winning all pool villa resort; Anantara Kihavah Villas is an idyllic place for truly great experiences with 79 spacious private pool villas, ranging from 260 to 2,730 square metres that are either poised over the water with sweeping ocean views or nestled along a pristine stretch of private beach.
Straddling the equator, the Maldives enjoys a year round warm tropical climate with temperatures ranging between 23°C and 32°C. Two distinct seasons occur between May to October when intermittent rain showers can be expected followed by the drier period from November to April.
A thriving tropical island in an aquatic paradise, Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas is surrounded by the azure waters of Baa Atoll. The natural atoll is home to Hanifaru Bay, a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve, making it a peaceful haven for protected marine life. Plankton blooms during the months of May to November attracting mantas by the hundreds, often accompanied by whale sharks feeding along side of them.
Secluded and exclusive, the resort is accessible only by seaplane or speedboat. The seaplanes are operated by Maldivian air and take guests on a 35 minute mesmerising journey from Male International Airport across the Indian Ocean landing directly at the resort. There is also a domestic airport nearby which receives flights from Male, flying time is around 30-minutes and from there it’s a 30-minute speedboat ride, skippered by one of our boat captains, to Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas.
Accommodation And Watersports:
Offering an array of bespoke and exhilarating journeys, ‘Elements Kihavah’ is the resort’s water sports provider, taking guests under, on and alongside the turquoise Indian Ocean. Whether sailing a boat, casting a fishing line or exploring brilliant reefs in this UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve dolphins, turtles and mantas can be seen thriving in their natural habitats.
• Dive Centre and Marine Lab • Snorkelling
• Big game fishing
Our accommodation presents a range of choice in over water and beach villas, as well as two and three bedroom residences. Each hideaway boasts a large personal infinity-edge pool, dining pavilion, expansive wooden sundeck and ample lounging area complete with swinging daybed, hammock and sun lounger.
Nestled directly on the beachfront and surrounded by green foliage, guests enjoy the sensation of stepping off the villa deck straight into the private pool and then feeling the soft white sand between the toes.
Each Villa boasts a dramatic bathroom in which you can enjoy the novelty of al fresco bathing in
a sunken bath, surrounded by a tranquil pond. Subtle natural colour schemes and luxury fabrics provide a calm, cool space to unwind in, while the private verandas and pools are the perfect spot to relax and enjoy a romantic beach getaway.
24 Beach Pool Villas feature:
• Villa Host
• King size bed
• Pillow menu
• Sundeck with day swing and dining table
• Private pool
• Open-air bathroom and
• Outdoor rain shower
• Bathtub and separate shower
• His and hers walk-in dressing rooms • Hair dryer
• Flat screen TV and DVD player
• Bose sound system and
• iPod docking station • WiFi
• Mini bar
• Wine fridge
• Espresso machine
• Yoga mat
• Beach bag
• Beach Shoes
• Pool and Beach
• Life jackets
• Selection of reading
• Materials and board games