Kurumba

‘Activities, Experiences and Excursions - Dining Wonderland’

Karumba is situated just a 10 minute speedboat ride from Male airport. The resort has rooms, bungalows and residences situated within tropical gardens or beach front. The resort is perfect for couples or families and there is lot to occupy and entertain visitors. The spa has 8 treatment rooms and there is also a gym with personal trainers and a yoga pavilion and classes. Land sports include tennis, table tennis and billiards but the ocean is what the Maldives is all about and at Karumba you can try diving, water skiing, wind surfing and much more. There are eight dining choices, three bars and a shisha lounge and the variety of meal plans will impress. In the evening local artists and performers bring the day to the perfect end.



In Our Opinion

“Families will love Karumba, not only is it a simple transfer from the airport, the kids’ club and teen activities ensure everyone has days full of fun and adventure, even the grown-ups!”

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  • Air-conditioning & ceiling fans
  • Wi-Fi
  • Flat screen satellite TV
  • Minibar
  • Tea/coffee & hot chocolate making facilities
  • Plunger coffee
  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Beach towels

Deluxe

The deluxe room includes a partially outdoor garden bathroom, private terrace and beachfront view.

FEATURES

  • 50sqm
  • One queen bed
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults
  • Partial garden bathroom with bathtub and partially open shower
  • Terrace
  • Beachfront view

Superior

Walk onto the beach from the Superior Room which has a queen size bed and bathroom with outdoor shower.

FEATURES

  • 74sqm
  • Queen size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 1 child
  • Open air bathroom with oval tub, indoor and outdoor shower
  • Additional rollaway or day bed available
  • Direct access to the beach

Deluxe Bungalow

Set in the tropical coconut grove with views of the ocean the Deluxe Bungalow has a king-size bed and bathroom with tub and indoor and outdoor showers.

FEATURES

  • 74sqm
  • One king-size bed or twin beds on request
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children/teen
  • Bathroom with oval tub, indoor and outdoor shower
  • Daybed
  • Ocean views

Beachfront Deluxe Bungalow

Steps from the beach this bungalow has a king-size bed. Outside is a veranda and outside day bed.

FEATURES

  • 74sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children/teen
  • Bathroom with tub and indoor and outdoor showers
  • Day bed
  • Veranda with day bed
  • Beach access

Beach Villa

Situated to enjoy the sunrise the Beach Villa has a bedroom with king-size bed and sitting room which opens on to a veranda with ocean views.

FEATURES

  • 103sqm
  • One bedroom with king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children/teen
  • Bathroom with oval tub and indoor and outdoor shower
  • Courtyard with spa tub
  • Veranda
  • Ocean views

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  • Air-conditioning & ceiling fans
  • Wi-Fi
  • Flat screen satellite TV
  • Minibar
  • Tea/coffee & hot chocolate making facilities
  • Plunger coffee
  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Beach towels

Garden Pool Villa

Situated in the tropical gardens this villa has a private plunge pool and open-plan courtyard with rain shower.

FEATURES

  • 124sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults & 1 child or 2 adults & 2 children/teen
  • Bathroom with oval tub and indoor and outdoor showers
  • Open plan sitting area with two day beds
  • Courtyard
  • Plunge pool

Deluxe Pool Villa

This villa has a private pool with outdoor area featuring day bed and sun loungers.

FEATURES

  • 160sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children/teen
  • Bathroom with tub and shower
  • Courtyard with day bed, sun loungers and outdoor shower
  • Pool
  • Ocean views
  • Additional benefit: Daily afternoon cocktails in Kandu Bar

2 Bedroom Kurumba Residence

Situated on the beach front this residence has two bedrooms and a central living/dining room which opens onto a veranda and the beach beyond.

FEATURES

  • 768sqm
  • Two bedrooms with king-size beds
  • Maximum occupancy 6 adults or 4 adults & 2 children/teen
  • Bathroom with oval tub and separate shower
  • Living/dining room
  • Kitchenette
  • In-Villa wine cellar
  • Veranda opening onto the beach
  • Outdoor shower
  • Two outdoor pools and Jacuzzi
  • Additional benefits include: 24 hr Thakuru butler, daily afternoon cocktails in Kandu Bar, Daily breakfast in Thila
  • Two private gazebos with day beds

This resort offers two All-Inclusive packages as detailed below

Dine Around All-Inclusive

Food & Drinks

  • Breakfast in the main restaurant Vihamanaa
  • Lunch in Vihamanaa, Café, Poolside or Kandu
  • Dinner in Vihamanaa, Thila, Café, Hamakaze, Mahal, Khing, Al Qasr or Isola
  • Non-alcoholic – soft drinks, juices, water, coffee & tea
  • Alcoholic – selection of beers, wines, liquors & cocktails
  • Discount on in-villa dining food
  • Discount on minibar

 

Leisure

  • Choice of excursions – Snorkelling Safari or Malé Tour (1 excursion for every 2 nights paid)
  • Discount on in house excursions
  • Discount on selected spa treatments
  • Complimentary laundry (up to 10 items for every 4 nights paid)

Exclusions

  • Starred menu items
  • In-Villa dining
  • Minibar
  • Premium pouring brands
  • Dry cleaning

 

Full Board All-Inclusive

Food & Drink

  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner in Vihamanaa
  • Lunch & dinner with drinks
  • Selected drinks in Athiri, Kandu & Fez Bar
  • Non-alcoholic – soft drinks, juices, water, coffee & tea
  • Alcoholic drinks selected beers, wines, liquors & cocktails

 

Leisure

  • Choice of excursions – Snorkelling Safari or Malé Tour (1 excursion for every 2 nights paid)
  • Discount on in house excursions
  • Discount on dinner (food only) in any on the speciality restaurants, with a pre-booked reservation

Kurumba welcomes couples celebrating their wedding and love.

For couples booked on Bed & Breakfast, Half Board or Full Board

  • Honeymoon set menu dinner in Thila or restaurant of choice (subject to availability) with a bottle of house wine
  • Special turndown and welcome amenity
  • Credit for Veli Spa treatment

 

For couples booked on Full Board, All-Inclusive or Dine Around All-Inclusive

  • Honeymoon set menu dinner in Thila or restaurant of choice (subject to availability) with a bottle of Champagne
  • Special turndown and welcome amenity
  • Credit for Veli Spa treatment

Conditions

  • Must be within 6 months of the wedding date
  • Resort must be informed of benefit at the time of booking
  • Copy of wedding certificate to be supplied to the resort on request
  • Candlelit dinner is applicable for clients booked on any meal plan
  • Applicable for a minimum of 4 night plus

Leisure

(additional charges may apply for some activities)

  • Two swimming pools
  • Library
  • Nightly entertainment

Veli Spa

  • 8 treatment rooms
  • Massage, treatment & facials
  • Manicure & pedicure
  • Yoga pavilion

Wellness & Fitness

  • Gym
  • Yoga classes
  • Pilates
  • Core workouts
  • Boot camp
  • Personal training

Land Sports

  • Tennis courts
  • Multi-purpose court for basketball or fusball
  • Table tennis
  • Billiards
  • Air hockey
  • Darts

Water sports

  • Snorkelling & snorkelling tours
  • Canoe
  • Stand-up paddle boards
  • Catamaran
  • Water skiing
  • Fun tubes
  • Wake boarding
  • Windsurfing
  • Banana boat
  • Parasailing
  • Surfing

 

Scuba Diving

  • PADI Dive Centre
  • Diving courses from beginner to advanced
  • Diving for kids in the shallow lagoon
  • Bubblemaker
  • First time courses

Excursions and Experiences

(additional charges apply)

  • Sunset & Dolphin cruise
  • Snorkelling safari
  • Sandbank picnic
  • Male Tour
  • Cocktail making class
  • Cooking demonstration
  • Coconut painting
  • Canvas painting classes

Services

  • Wi-Fi
  • 24hr reception
  • Arrival/departure lounge
  • Boutique
  • Doctor on site
  • Babysitting
  • Laundry & dry cleaning
  • Photo studio

 

Dining Options
For guidance only - subject to change

Bed & Breakfast

Options

Half Board
International buffet dinner in Vihamana with tea/coffee/water
50% discount on food in speciality restaurants – reservations required

Full Board
International buffet lunch & dinner in Vihamana with tea/coffee/water
50% discount on food in speciality restaurants – reservations required

This hotel offers two all-inclusive options – see full details in our All Inclusive section

Athiri

Barefoot luxury and the place to enjoy the sunset on the western tip of the island. Open 11.00 – 19.00 seven days a week.

Kandu

Open-air pavilion on the beach with day beds, pods and loungers. Cocktails and evening entertainment. Open from 10.00 ‘til late.

Vihamana

Modern buffet restaurant serving international cuisine from live cooking stations. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Theme nights

Monday – Latino

Tuesday – Maldivian

Wednesday - Street Market

Thursday – Mediterranean

Friday – BBQ Market

Saturday – Asian

Friday – Eastern European

Al Qasr

Middle Eastern dishes, including mezzes, kebabs and charcoal grilled meats, from Tunisia, Lebanon and Morroco. Open for dinner 6 nights a week. Children’s menu available.

Hamakaze

Teppanyaki, sushi and sashimi. Lively and exciting show cooking. Open for dinner 6 nights of the week. Age 8 and over..

Mahal

Recipes from India – thalis and curries accompanied by buttery naans and sugary puds. Open for dinner five nights a week. Children’s menu available.

Thila

Signature dining venue. Perched over water and sand Thila serves a continental breakfast and a la carte dinner, including seafood. Children’s menu available.

Sounds Of The Sea

Romantic Seaside dining - upon request.

Café

Laid-back dining opposite the pool. Sandwiches, hamburgers and pizzas – comfort food. Open for lunch seven days a week.

Khing Thai

Authentic thai flavours that won’t disappoint. Open for dinner six nights a week. Children’s menu available.

Isola

Italian dishes in a contemporary, relaxed environment. Open for dinner five nights a week. Vegetarian and Children’s menu available.

Fez

Arabic colours and design Fez is where you will find the Shisha experience. Open 17.00 ‘til late four days a week.

Dining Experiences

Sounds of the Sea – Romantic evening for two on the beach. Upon request.

In-Villa Dining - Chill in your own villa and have food delivered to your door. On request.

Kurumba is located on the tropical private island of the North Malé Atoll, roughly 10 minutes by speedboat to the resort.

Kurumba welcomes families with children of all ages and offers the following facilities and services to ensure they have an enjoyable stay.

General information
• There are baby changing stations in some public toilets
• A small outdoor play area is made available for children

Accommodation 
• Baby cots are available on request
• Bottle warmers and sterilisers are also available on request
• Royal Kurumba Residence can accommodate 4 adults, 2 children & 2 infants
• Deluxe Pool Villa, Presidential Pool Villa, Private Villa, Garden Pool Villa, Beachfront Deluxe Bungalow, Deluxe Bungalow can all accommodate 2 adults and 2 children
• Strollers are available on request

Dining
• A children’s menu is available in all restaurants and caters to 6 – 12 months, toddlers & children 12 years old and below.

Beach & Sea
• Calm waters
• Fine gold sand
• Gradual entry in to water

Swimming Pool
• There are two children’s swimming pool

Medical 
• There is an in house doctor on the island 45 weeks of the year, 6 days a week

Family entertainment / activities
• Diving
• Glass bottom boat trip
• Malé guided tour
• Sunset & dolphin discovery cruise
• Snorkelling lessons

Babysitting
• 24 hours’ notice is required for babysitting services
• Children must be aged 2 years and upwards
• A maximum of two children per babysitter
• There is an hourly fee

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