Kanuhura Maldives

Superior diving sites and laid-back island living

Kanuhura Maldives

Hotel Description

Kanuhura, a member of the ‘Leading Small Hotels of the World’ and sister property to the renowned Le Touessrok hotel in Mauritius, offers a unique blend of local charm and contemporary elegance.

The island, measuring 1 kilometre long by 200 metres wide, is famed for its superior diving sites and laid-back island living. Over 15,000 orchid plants adorn the Kanuhura resort, making it a plush and idyllic wedding location.

Kanuhura Maldives

Enjoy total relaxation and a diverse range of treatments in the tradition Maldivian spa. Facilities include cold plunge pools, Jacuzzi, massages, body treatments, steam bath, sauna and beauty salon. The spa has eight treatment rooms, including four couples‘ rooms. Massages are also available in the outdoor beachside spa pavilion overlooking the lagoon.

A fully equipped fitness centre and aerobics studio awaits and personal trainers can tailor fitness programmes to your requirements or private classes (including Yoga) with instructors can be arranged.

The resort also has an infinity pool, kids club, beach volley court, table tennis tables, fresh water swimming pool, games room, two floodlit tennis courts and an air-conditioned squash court.


  • Babysitting
  • Beauty Services
  • Gym
  • In-room Dining
  • In-villa Dining
  • Infinity Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kids Club
  • Laundry & Dry Cleaning
  • Library
  • Luxury Spa
  • Massage
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Sauna
  • Tennis
  • Watersports
  • Wi-Fi

Holiday Type(s)

  • Honeymoon Destinations


Room Types


The beautiful villas are equipped with a veranda, outdoor shower, semi-outdoor bathtub, air-conditioning, fan, satellite television, Wi-Fi, CD player and audio system, minibar, 24 hour Kanuhura Host available. The resort has a wide selection of bungalows and villas, some of which are detailed below. For full details of choices available, please contact us and we'll be happy to recommend a bungalow or villa that will suit your requirements.

Beach Villas

Situated on the length of the white sandy shore, with floor-to-ceiling sliding glass door offering spectacular views over the ocean.

Interconnecting villas are also available which are perfect for families and larger groups.

62 sq m

Grand Beach Villas

Two bedrooms and two bathrooms with Jacuzzis, a lounge, dining table and large beach terrace.

Also available with a pool.

280 sq m

Water Villas

Available with or without a pool, these peaceful villas sit on stilts over the lagoon. Each has sun loungers, an outdoor dining area and stairway leading directly into the water.

125 sq m

Retreat Grand Beach Pool Villa

Spacious accommodation located on the beach with sea views. The villa has two king size bedrooms, semi-open bathrooms, open air shower, private outdoor plunge pool, veranda, double day bed and gazebo.

370 sq m


Thin Rah: The large airy restaurant with a thatched roof, outdoor eating area with sand floor and sea view. Serves a delicious breakfast buffet and nightly international buffets featuring an array of cuisines.

Olive Tree: An elegant à la carte restaurant offering Mediterranean dishes for lunch and dinner.

Veli Cafe: Breathtaking views in one on the most romantic spots on Kanuhura. Candlelit dinners can be enjoyed under the palm trees on the beachside deck. Serves Asian fusion cuisine with local flavours.

Kandu: A grill restaurant set on a private island, reached by a short boat transfer.

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