Discover pristine beaches in the Maldives’ Baa Atoll island archipelago. Snorkel some of the world’s most treasured reefs within a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve. Explore uninhabited islands or cruise in solitude as you take in a spectacular sunset.

Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas invites you to your perfect getaway at our award-winning resort. Choose an over water villa with an endless ocean vista or a beach villa nestled on white sands. Add a touch of adrenaline to your stay with a range of exhilarating watersports or drift into relaxation at Anantara Spa.

Distance: 35minute by Seaplane from Velana Int. Airport

Atoll: Baa Atoll

Island: Kihavah

No. of Villas: 80


Set on the edge of the palm-fringed island, each spacious beach villa offers 258 square meters of space to enjoy. Spend the day basking in the sun on your private deck with your own pool. Savour the privacy of the surrounding lush gardens. Dark and light color schemes in the bedroom create a contemporary island feeling. The bathroom offers indoor and outdoor showers as well as a bathtub made for two.



Tucked away within lush tropical surroundings yet with direct access to the white sand beach and the most spectacular Maldivian sunset views. Bask in absolute privacy in the sunset villas which offer all the luxuries of a B each Pool Villa.



Experience over water living with an endless horizon of iconic blue ocean in these 267 square meter havens poised over the sea. Enter your private pool from the bedroom, bathroom or outdoor deck, and look out to the tranquil waters. Sink into the hammock from your deck and observe below as marine life swims in crystalline waters.




Enjoy all the luxuries of the Over Water Pool Villa yet with panoramic views of the most spectacular Maldivian sunsets setting over the Indian Ocean. King size beds, a private pool and glass bottomed bathtub are just some of the additional pleasures to enjoy whilst calling this luxury villa your home away from home.




Ideally suited for families, the villa features a separate kids’ sleeping quarters, creating a cozy space where the little ones could be at play or at rest, whilst parents unwind with some me-time



Uncover a truly serene retreat just steps from a pristine white beach, where
ample space and privacy are assured for every member of the family. A 12m
swimming pool runs alongside an extensive outdoor sun terrace, complete
with shaded dining sala, outdoor barbecue pit and a sunken dining lounge.



Set at the very end of the boardwalk, the Two Bedroom Over Water Pool Residence offers commanding views of the open ocean. And with each en-suite bedroom at either end featuring its own outdoor living area, private or shared moments can be savored. Come together for meals served indoors or out under the stars. Bask in ocean breezes in the infinity pool perched over water or in the shade of the daybed sala. Delight in glimpses of sea turtles swimming below through glass-viewing panels from your luxurious residence in the Maldives. A private butler is available 24-hours a day.



At 1,330 sqm, these residences offer the luxury of space, with shared indoor and outdoor areas and private bedroom sanctuaries to retire to. High vaulted ceilings and hardwood floors at this Maldives beach resort ensure cool lounging in throughout the day. Savour exciting gastronomy on your spacious deck under the stars. Enjoy a late night soak in the sunken bathtub with fragrant Elemis products



An ultimate private haven for families and small groups, this spacious residence comfortably accommodates up to six adults and six children or nine adults. Three bedrooms, each with en-suite outdoor bathrooms, are complemented by a central villa with lounge and dining and butler kitchen areas. Covered verandas and expansive gardens lead directly to the beach and lagoon. A shaded sala, a large pool and Jacuzzi, as well as al-fresco dining pavilion offer spectacular vantage points from which to enjoy quality time together.



Four bedrooms unfold across a landscaped garden and feature inviting outdoor and indoor living spaces. The largest residence on the island combines the Three Bedroom Residence and an extra Beach Pool Villa, interconnected and complete with its own expansive pool and sundeck. Perfect for extended families or groups of friends of up to 12, revel in lush, cool spaces, high-tech comforts, and a Villa Host at your beck and call. Guests can relax with two infinity pools and a choice of dining areas.



A host of award-winning dining options await at Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas. The ambience of Kihavah is stylish yet relaxed. Candles light the tables, and the gentle, tropical breeze and sounds of the ocean form the ultimate backdrop for you to enjoy your meal.



A one-of-a-kind over and underwater dining experience. Relish dinner surrounded by the ocean or enjoy dining at the rooftop bar, the Indian Ocean unfolds before your eyes in four different ways.



Experience the world’s first underwater wine cellar and one of only a few underwater restaurants. Amazing sea life swims before your eyes whilst you dine. An international gourmet menu accompanied with a choice of wines paired by our Wine Guru provides a truly world-class experience.

Opening hours:

  • Cuisine: Seating capacity:
  • Breakfast: 8.30 am – 10.30 am (on request)
  • Lunch: 12.00 noon – 2.00 pm Fine dining 12
  • Dinner: 6.30 pm – 10.00 pm



A theatrical atmosphere greets you at our Teppanyaki restaurant. The high dome ceiling and striking Edo roof is shaped as the bone of a cuttlefish to reflect the magnificent over water position. Hints of the sea can be found on the oyster clad walls of the seating area surrounding the Chef’s stage.

Opening hours:

  • Cuisine: Seating capacity:
  • Dinner: 6.30 pm – 10.00 pm Japanese 18



Enjoy Asian haute cuisine in a spectacular over water setting as the sun sets. Watch specialty chefs in the show kitchen and embark on an authentic culinary journey across Asia that offers depth and complexity of flavors. Complement your experience with handcrafted signature cocktails and regional wines curated by our Wine Guru.

Opening hours:

  • Dinner: 6.30 pm – 10.00 pm
  • Cuisine: Asian
  • Seating capacity: 80



Ascend for lounge cocktails as a sunset tapestry unfolds. Expand your view of the galaxy at the Maldives’ first over water observatory. Stargaze through the Maldives’ most powerful telescope. Learn about the constellations and planets with our storytelling SKY Guru. Discover extraordinary experiences that enlighten couple’s romance and family adventure.

Opening hours:

  • 11.00 am – 12.00 midnight
  • Cuisine: International tapas
  • Seating capacity: 56 including rooftop area



Spend sunny days at one of the longest pools in the Maldives. Refresh with fruit skewers and cold towels while enjoying Mediterranean favorites to sate your hunger. The evening comes alive with the finest Italian fare, comprising a gourmet experience of regional specialties and a fine selection of wines.

Opening hours:

  • Pool Bar: 9.00 am – 6.00 pm
  • Mediterranean Lunch: 12.00 noon – 5.00 pm
  • Italian Dinner: 6.30 pm – 10.00 pm
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean and Italian
  • Seating capacity: 74



Breakfasts to suit all palates are available each day at Plates. From light yoghurts and fresh fruits to Champagne, soft cheese and eggs made just the way you like them. Kick start your day with a freshly brewed coffee or refreshing juice. Return for a candlelit dinner, savoring a tantalizing buffet selection of Maldivian seafood and bold flavors.

Opening hours:

  • Breakfast: 7.00 am – 10.30 am
  • Dinner: 6.30 pm – 9.30 pm
  • Cuisine: International and Maldivian
  • Seating capacity: 116
  • Elements dive & water sports center
  • Residence marine biologist
  • PADI certified & discover scuba diving
  • Sunset cruises & excursions to Hanifaru Bay in UNESCO Marine Biosphere
  • Coral adoption as part of our Holistic Approach to Reef Protection Program (HARP)
  • Private island snorkeling
  • Local island excursion
  • Sailing
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
  • Windsurfing
  • Flyboarding
  • Big Game Fishing
  • Swimming Pool wit over water daybeds
  • Stargazing at Sky, over observatory
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa
  • Yoga classes
  • Tennis, badminton & volleyball courts
  • Thiththi Boli Club for Children
  • Recreation area with billiards, table tennis, life size chess & Jenga
  • Kihavah Art Studio & Gallery
  • Open air private cinema
  • Slumber Guru
  • Wine tasting
  • Trampoline Park
  • Spice spoons Culinary class
  • Muay Thai Boxing Ring
  • Water Park (Seasonal)

Escape to pure tranquility across the jetty to Anantara Spa. With six over water treatment rooms and a menu of exotic treatments to soothe and heal your body, find your Zen in our paradise. The spa uses indigenous and ancient treatments and utilizes the healing properties of natural ingredients to enrich, detoxify, polish and restore. Expert hands will massage you to restorative transformation. Before and after your treatment, a relaxation area is available with light refreshments. This area is complimentary with every spa treatment.



  • Six over water treatment suites
  • Manicure, pedicure and hair salon
  • Indoor and outdoor showers
  • Steam room
  • Expansive over water pre- and posttreatment relaxation deck with a plunge pool
  • Ayurveda treatment room
  • Cocoon Medi Spa
  • Aerial over water yoga
  • Stand-up paddle board yoga
  • Ayurveda treatments by the Ayurvedic Specialist
  • Nutrition & Wellness Consultations




Feel at one with your surrounds and the wellness elements of air, fire and earth. Submit to gentle soothing massages and the hypnotic sound of singing bowls.

Floral Foot Ritual – Soothing Massage – Singing Bowls – Refreshment



Rejuvenate your body from the inside out with innovative new therapies that detoxify and cleanse. Cocoon Medi Spa provides the highest level of aesthetic and wellness treatments performed by a medical professional in a refined over water setting. Cutting-edge therapies can help with weight loss and skin problems to reveal a happier, healthier you. Whether guests require a Vitamin IV Infusion after a long flight for an

energy boost or wish to turn back time and erase scars and fine lines through Dermapen Needling, one of the most popular anti-aging treatments in the world, our Senior Nurses have the expertise and knowledge to formalize a programme specifically tailored to each guest.

  • Departure guests lounge
  • 24-hour guest services
  • Laundry service
  • Kihavah Art Studio and Gallery
  • 24-hour security
  • 24-hour resort doctor
  • Airport lounge in Male with light
  • Refreshments and complimentary WIFI
  • Boutique and jewelry store
  • Seaplane transfers
  • Movie library
  • Indoor games
  • SKY, the only over water observatory in the Maldives
  • Gourmet dining and wine pairings at SEA, undersea restaurant
  • Foreign exchange service for major currencies only
  • Photography and videography services