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Life on a luxurious deserted island, an island of swaying palm trees and unending horizons of blue nights spent dreaming, lulled to sleep by the sound of the waves. Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas is the ultimate in privacy and luxury, your own sanctuary within a sanctuary. Expansive spaces open on to brilliant tropical nature, with private pools, high ceilings, timber interiors and marble floors. Flavors of culinary art and wine are served amidst a panorama of aquatic life in one of the world’s only underwater wine cellar and restaurant, enjoy idyllic sunsets from your hammock or dining pavilion by your infinity edge pool. 

Snorkel through crystal clear waters or float above the surface aboard a private sailboat. Spend the day rejuvenating at the Anantara Spa or discover new meanings of paradise and luxurious seclusion at this unforgettable Maldives resort.



  • Plate
  • Sea (Underwater Dining)
  • Fire
  • Salt
  • Sky
  • Manzaru Pool Bar & Restaurant
  • Dining By Design

Land Sports:

  • Beach Volleyball
  • Badminton
  • Table Tennis
  • Tennis court

Water Sports:

  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Canoeing
  • Windsurfing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing


  • Big game fishing

Other Services:

  • Dive Shop and Marine Lab
  • Water Sports Centre
  • Boutique
  • Laundry service
  • 24 hrs Doctor
  • 24 hrs Guest Service
  • Jewlary Shop
  • Yoga
  • WiFi Internet Access in all rooms
  • Currency Exchange
  • Fitness centre
  • Kids Club
  • Library with WiFi

Coral Adoption Programme

  • Adopt a coral
  • Sponsor a frame


  • Beach wedding
  • Yacht wedding
  • Underwater 'dive' wedding
  • Underwater wine cellar/restaurant wedding

Dive Centre & Marine Lab
Operated by: Anantara

Anantara's Dive Centre will make you feel at home under the waves. Enroll in a PADI certification course to earn a license recognized internationally, opening up a whole new world for your discovery. Or, for a leisurely afternoon of wildlife exploration, sign up for a Bubblemaker intro course. For more experienced divers, Anantara offers access and transport to a number of nearby reefs. Discuss with the dive master to customize your ideal dive excursion.

  • Orientation Dive
  • PADI Diving Courses
  • Open Water Diver certification
  • Rescue Diver

Transfer Options:

  • Seaplane : 35 min

Seaplane is available during daylight hours only. Guests arriving Male' on an International flight after 1630hrs will require overnight accommodation in Male' and will be transferred to the resort the following morning. Guests departing Male' on an international flight prior to 0850hrs will be transferred late the previous afternoon.


  • Hand luggage max. 5 kg
  • Others max. 20 kg

(Excess charged US$ 4.00/kg return accordingly by seaplane)


Anantara Spa
Operated by: Anantara

Stroll across the jetty to 6 over-water treatment suites at Anantara Spa and reward yourself with the lavish attention of professional therapists. Experience soothing touch, delivered with luxuriant oils drawn from indigenous sources.
Now that you are settled into the rhythms of a Maldivian paradise, take your senses to another level with therapeutic and rejuvenating treatments to balance and calm your spirit. Reawaken from within.