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Kanuhura - Maldives

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This is my first entry into Trip Advisor, but I feel compelled to given my experience here this past week. Often at high end resorts one feels a sense of vanity from other guests and sometimes, staff. I can honestly say that the feeling at Kanuhura from the GM down to the housekeeping is more personal and less vein than...

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KanuhuraMaldives, Manager at Kanuhura - Maldives, responded to this review

Dear 263scott, Warmest greetings from Kanuhura Maldives and many thanks for your wonderful review. We are delighted, that you experienced and liked our 'Kanuhura Vibe' and our beautiful beach all around the island. Indeed Kanuhura is a place to truly recharge. We are looking forward to welcoming you soon again at your island home Kanuhura. Your Kanuhura Maldives Management Team

Farnham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Exceptional 5 star luxury island retreat. Personal experiences for everyone with an understated service that anticipated and delighted and every day. Could not recommend any higher for families or singles!

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KanuhuraMaldives, Manager at Kanuhura - Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Family Taylor, Thank you for your amazing review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to welcome you again one day at your island home. Warm regards, Your Kanuhura Management Team

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Was a great stay overall. From the moment I left the airport the great hospitality started, as I was escorted to the resorts private lounge while I waited for my sea plane transfer to the private island. I was lucky enough to stay in 2 villas, 1 on the sunrise side of the island and 1 on the sunset side....

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KanuhuraMaldives, Manager at Kanuhura - Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Irshaad, Thanks a lot for this lovely comment. It was a pleasure to have you staying with us and we hope to see you soon again. Great to hear that you really enjoyed the healthy choices we offer in terms of food and sports. Looking forward to welcoming you soon again at your island home Kanuhura Maldives. Warm regards,...

Singapore
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Having stayed in some 7 different resorts across the Maldives, I can honestly say that Kunahura wins hands down on most fronts. The beach completely circles the island which is so rare. Activities are plentiful and staff all over you, as you should expect, to help create memories. The silent but biggest win for me was the food diversity and...

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KanuhuraMaldives, Manager at Kanuhura - Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Doggy88, Warmest greetings from Kanuhura Maldives and many thanks for your wonderful review. We are delighted, that you like our beautiful beach all around the island, the food diversity and quality and that you experienced the unique 'Kanuhura vibe'. We are looking forward to welcoming you soon again at your island home Kanuhura. Your Kanuhura Maldives Management Team

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Wow! Kanuhura left me speechless and totally amazed. The cuisines was out of this world and the island really looked like paradise. I really loved the fact that every part of the island served a different feeling. If you want to be left alone and just sit by the beautiful ocean with a drink, be my guest, haha! Wanna eat...

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KanuhuraMaldives, Manager at Kanuhura - Maldives, responded to this review

Dear paulinaceline, Thank you for this amazing comment. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and that you are amazed by all the different experiences we offer on our paradise island. We look forward to welcome you again one day at your island home. Warm regards, your Kanuhura Management Team

Dorset
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The Villas, food and staff were as fantastic as ever. Food and restaurant choices have a healthier slant and were delicious. Water was fantastic but El Nino has sadly affected the house reef, so decent snorkelling required a boat trip.

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KanuhuraMaldives, Manager at Kanuhura - Maldives, responded to this review

Dear sgwDorset, Many thanks for your review and a pleasure to hear that you are happy with the villas, food and staff. Indeed you have a large selection of healthy choices in all our restaurants. Besides snorkeling trips by boat you can also find some coral blocks and many smaller and bigger fishes close to our main island. We are...

Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We stayed 6 nights at Kanuhura. The was clean and the staff very friendly. The hotel offered us a late check out, allowing us to stay in the villa the last day until the afternoon, so it was great. We travelled with the kids (9 and 6 years old) and they had an amazing time at the kids Club. They...

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KanuhuraMaldives, Manager at Kanuhura - Maldives, responded to this review

Dear IJM76, A huge thanks for this fantastic review. We are delighted that your family enjoyed your stay and that your kids have spent lots of time in the Kids Club and you found some relaxing time at our wonderful island. It is great to hear, that you loved the Sunrise Villa, actually both sides, Sunrise and Sunset, have an...

Huddersfield
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We first visited Kanuhura when it first opened in 2000 and various times since. It was great to return after it has been refurbished. We were very pleased to find that they have retained the natural beauty whilst bringing the décor up to date. It is hard to believe that they have managed to improve the food whilst still retaining...

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KanuhuraMaldives, Manager at Kanuhura - Maldives, responded to this review

Dear David S, many thanks for your fantastic review, we are delighted to read that you enjoyed your repeated stay at Kanuhura Maldives. It is absolutely true that we retained the natural beauty of our wonderful island after the redesign and renovation. The compliments we will pass on to our staff and it would be a pleasure for the whole...

Dubai
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Kanuhura is by far the most amazing place on Earth for perfect relaxation with perfect service and attention. We have stayed in the best Five Star hotels around the world & it's a hobby for us to compare all the details of each. Kanuhura is at the top of the best in every detail. We gave up shoes completely after...

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KanuhuraMaldives, Manager at Kanuhura - Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Vitez1, Thanks a lot for your wonderful comment. It's a pleasure to hear that Kanuhura for you is at the top of the best hotels and the most amazing place for prefect relaxation. That describes our casual-chic island very well. We are already looking forward to welcoming you soon again at your island home. Warm regards, your Kanuhura Management...

Reviewed 24 March 2017

One of the most beautiful places i have visited - the beaches were so white, the sea so clear and blue! The staff, food, facilities were all 5 star - couldn't fault anything! I would highly recommend using the spa - the full body massage is great especially after a long flight. We stayed in a beach villa - it...

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KanuhuraMaldives, Manager at Kanuhura - Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Sophie C, Warm thanks for the lovely comment. Indeed Kanuhura is a beautiful place with amazingly white beaches. We are happy you enjoyed the villa, food and our Spa. Looking forward to welcoming you soon again at Kanuhura Maldives. Warm regards, your Kanuhura Management Team

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kanuhura is a 80 villa Luxury Lifestyle Resort located in Lhaviyani Atoll in the North-East of the Maldives, 1,4km long and 350m wide. Entirely renovated and redesigned in 2016 Kanuhura can be described as a timeless castaway chic experience for travelers seeking laid-back island living at its best with a casual and private atmosphere. The luxurious resort celebrates a Gypset lifestyle, a combination of the unconventionality of a free-spirited gypsy and the sophistication and elegance of a jet set life. Kanuhura is a place of natural enchantment especially known for its wide sandy beaches all around the island, amazingly turquoise lagoons and a lush green vegetation. With two private islands exclusively accessible for resort guests, Kanuhura is a unique and luxurious hideaway offering a wide range of 10 bars and restaurants, extensive leisure facilities, wellness center, elegant spa, curated experiences and a variety of sports.Member of "The Leading Hotels of the World" has been recently awarded World's Best Luxury Private Island Resort by World Luxury Hotels Award. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kanuhura - Maldives

Address: Kanuhura Resort, Lhaviyani Atoll
Region: Maldives > Lhaviyani Atoll > Kanuhura
Price Range: $714 - $2,550 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Kanuhura - Maldives 5*
Number of rooms: 80
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Kanuhura Hotel Kanuhara
Kanuhura Resort Kanuhara
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