Anantara Kihavah

Baa, Maldives

Tiptoe over white sands and into a turquoise sea at Anantara Kihavah Maldives. Run across hot sands and dip your feet into the warm, refreshing ocean water. Leap over waves as you carouse in the gorgeous tropical paradise. Spend the afternoon dining at a local restaurant and watch the palm trees sway in rhythm with the ocean breezes. Watch a sapphire blue sky turn into a ruby red sunset and then into a onyx black sky. This exclusive resort offers all of this and more.

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At a glance

  • You'll begin your adventure to the island by taking a 35-minute maritime plane ride, so be sure to pack your camera.

  • Manta rays are most active at Hanifaru Bay between May and November, when hundreds of the majestic creatures gathe

  • The island's palm-lined pathways are perfect for a leisurely stroll or a quick bike ride if you don't want to be late for your morning meal.

  • Step down to the lower level of the restaurant, where you can dine in the company of marine life while enjoying some delectable cuisine.

  • Make a point of exploring the house reef, which is just a few strokes from the shoreline, and you won't be left disappointed.

Best for: Beaches, Diving, Family, Holiday, Honeymoon, Kids, Luxury, Spas, Sports,


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Anantara Kihavah Villas Resort Maldives is one of the few villa resorts in the Maldives with overwater villas and an underwater dining area on a quiet island getaway where you can enjoy the finer things in life. Every room at the Anantara Kihavah resort has a plunge pool. Whatever your preferences are, dining in the pleasant air of an island is guaranteed to provide you tremendous satisfaction, thanks to the delicacies served on these sides of the Maldives Islands. Above the atoll, the underwater restaurant serves a range of superb fish and a mix of good wines. This resort also has a swim-up bar, cooking lessons, a tennis court, yoga facilities, a marine lab, over-water spa suites, and a diving center.


79 spacious private pool villas, ranging from 260 to 2,730 square meters, are either poised over the water with sweeping ocean views or nestled along a pristine stretch of private beach.

Two bedroom beach pool residence

Covers 861 square meters (including decks). A double king-size beds in two guest bedrooms as well as a separate living room makes this residence perfect for a family retreat. Treat yourself in an over-water dining pavilion where you can enjoy delicious meals accompanied with an assortment of drinks. A stay at Kihavah 2 bedroom beach pool residence gives you a perfect sea view and a two private infinity-edge pools.

Max5 Adults, 0 Children

Room Size 785 sqm

Bed(s) 2 Bedrooms

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Two bedroom over water 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.

Max5 Adults, 0 Children

Room Size 861 sqm

Bed(s) 2 Double Beds

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Three bedroom presidential beach residence

This stunning residence boasts of 2 king-size beds plus a twin, a private pool, a Jacuzzi, a living room, ocean view, swing bed, complimentary WiFi and a sunken bathtub. This residence is designed to provide a comforting and relaxing experience for the family who want to enjoy secluded retreats in Maldives.

Max8 Adults, 0 Children

Bed(s) 2 King Beds

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Anantara Kihavah key features: 79 beach and over water pool villas 6 dining and entertainment options Award-winning underwater restaurant and wine cellar Fitness centre, tennis court, volleyball, badminton, chess, billiards, resort bicycles and swimming pool Resident Medical Doctor Elements water sports, dive centre and coral adoption Children’s club and children’s activities Spice Spoons - Anantara cooking school Over water Anantara Spa Yoga and meditation classes


Our Sunshine Butlers are always on hand with a fruit skewer or cold towel to cool you down. By day our poolside bar serves exotic juices and tropical cocktails before we tempt you with casual lunches of crisp salads and traditional pastas. By night Manzaru transforms into a leisurely Italian delice, where our Italian Chef creates voyages of culinary discovery, from regional specialties skilfully crafted from traditional ingredients, to connoisseur olive oil tasting sessions


Sea. Fire. Salt. Sky. is a unique under and over water gastronomic concept that highlights Anantara Kihavah Villas idyllic location in the dazzling Indian Ocean. 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


Start each day with spectacular sea views as you savour a gourmet breakfast that features a dedicated Dilmah Tea Bar with 64 varieties, including a range of 16 Dilmah Exceptional teas packaged exclusively for Anantara Kihavah Villas. Return in the evening to discover regular seafood barbeque dinners, tempting diners to enjoy the freshest locally caught seafood that has been flame grilled to perfection at romantic candlelit tables

Activities & Services

24-hour front desk
24-hour room service
Airport transfer
BBQ facilities
Bicycle rental
Coffee shop
Family room
Fitness center
Free Wi-Fi in all rooms
Hot tub
Kids club
Laundry service
Luggage storage
Poolside bar
Private beach
Room service
Safety deposit boxes
Shuttle service
Smoking area
Swimming pool [outdoor]
Table tennis
Tennis court(s)
Water sports (motorized)
Water sports (non-motorized)
Wi-Fi in public areas

Additional Information

Check-In From: 02:00 PM Check-Out Until: 12:00 AM Distance from City Center: 134.0 Km Distance to Airport: 134.0 Km Non-Smoking Rooms / Floors: Yes Number of Bars: 2 Number of Restaurants: 5 Number of Rooms : 79 Reception Open Until: 12:00 PM Room Voltage: 220 Time to Airport (Minutes): 35 Year Hotel Built: 2011

Type of Transfer: Seaplane
Infant (Below 2 year (s) old) : Complimentary

Type of Transfer: Domestic Flight & Speedboat
Infant (Below 2 year (s) old) : Complimentary

***Please note that to be able to get to the resort on the same day, guests must arrive on international flight before 15:00hrs (Seaplane). 

Transfer rates subject to change without prior notice.

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Location & Directions

It will take you about 35 minutes of seaplane travel Malé International Airport to reach Anantara Kihavah Villas Resort Maldives. If you are new here, the resort’s representative who will guide you to the seaplane terminal via a private care will meet you at the airport.

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