Anantara Kihavah

Aquatic Adventures and Anantara Signature Spa

Located on the Baa Atoll in a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Anantara Kihavah prides itself on its natural environment and harmonious habitat. Water villas offer panoramic sea views and total privacy while beach villas allow for sweeping sea views and immediate beach access. The resort offers endless water sports activities or if you would prefer something on land, you can play tennis, take cookery classes or work out in the fitness suite if you please. The resort is also home to the Anantara signature Spa. There are six dining options and you can Dine by Design on a private yacht or an isolated sandbank for a premium Maldivian experience. 

In Our Opinion

“Star Gazing at Anantara Kihavah is an experience not to be missed – the over water observatory has will have you spotting the rotating belts of Jupiter and the Milky Way and you can enjoy the view with a luxury cocktail to hand. Literally…heaven!”


A refreshing breakfast selection with everything from yoghurts and fruit, to champagne, cheese and eggs. Buffet dinner and two theme nights a week. Dine on the beach, weather permitting. Sunday night is Lobster and Champagne!


The pool bar and restaurant beside one of the longest pools in the Maldives. Dine on Mediterranean salads, pastas and fruit skewers. Pool bar is open 09:00 – 18:00. Open for lunch and dinner.


The world’s first underwater wine cellar and one of only a few underwater restaurants. Dine on an international gourmet menu with an eclectic choice of wines. Open for lunch and dinner


A communal, theatrical setting with an abundance of fun. Enjoy Japanese cuisine and menu highlights such as Japanese Miyazaki Waygu and jumbo prawns produced with the theatre of cooking in mind. Open for dinner.


Presenting Asian haute cuisine in the world’s most spectacular over water setting from which to take in the sunset. Open for dinner.


During the day a place to chill at night home to the Island telescope. SKY offers stargazing sessions led by a SKY Guru who will guide you through the planets and constellations. Serving light bites, cool beers and cocktails galore. Open 11:00 – midnight.

Dining By Design
Indulge in a romantic dining experience with dinner prepared by a personal chef.


  • Swimming pool
  • Muay Thai boxing
  • Fitness centre
  • Yoga & meditation
  • Aqua aerobics
  • Kids’ Club Thiththi Boli (age 4 – 12 years)
  • Tennis
  • Badminton
  • Football
  • Archery tag
  • Trampoline park
  • Snorkelling (complimentary equipment)
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Windsurfing
  • Wine tasting at SEA
  • Spice Spoons cooking class
  • Cinema Under the Stars

Anantara Spa*

  • Over water treatment suites
  • Relaxation deck
  • Plunge pool
  • Steam rooms
  • Spa journeys
  • Massage
  • Romantic couple’s rituals
  • Body & Facial treatments
  • In Villa treatments


  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Foreign exchange service
  • DVD library
  • International newspapers

*Additional charges may apply

Anantara Kihavah Villas welcomes families with children between the ages of 4 and 12 and offers the following facilities and services to ensure they have an enjoyable stay

• Resident medical doctor
• Babysitters are trained in first aid and CPR

Family entertainment / activities
• Family cinema under the stars. Choose your film and watch it on the big screen with plenty of savoury snacks

Kids Club
Thiththi Boli

• 4 – 12

Opening times:
• 09:00 – 18:00

Indoor Activities include:
• Arts & crafts
• Dedicated kid’s club house

Outdoor Activities include:
• Beach games

• Babysitting is available for children 3 months and upwards

Anantara Kihavah makes an idyllic location for you to spend a relaxing honeymoon, the hotel offers the following package:

  • Bottle of Champagne
  • Bath ritual with rose petals once during your stay
  • Bed decoration


  • Dates must fall within 12 months of wedding date
  • Copy of wedding certificate is requested at time of booking and check in


Anantara Kihavah is a 35-minute sea plane journey from Velana International Airport.