Maldives, January 2015 – In the greatest paradise on earth Anantara ushers in a new chapter of unique guest experiences for romance and honeymoon escapes surrounded by natural beauty. Anantara in the Maldives has a resort island for every appeal, from privacy, adventure, amazing views to golden sunsets and coastal dining to delight the taste buds over and underwater.
Set on Kihavah Huravalhi, Anantara Kihavah Villas is just 35 minutes by seaplane from Male International Airport. The scenic flight is a breath-taking experience in itself, bringing guests to a postcard-perfect setting surrounded by the jewel-coloured waters and uninhabited islands of the Indian Ocean. The all pool villa resort offers a remarkable choice of spacious beach or over water accommodation, each with a personal Villa Host to unpack bags, arrange your dining and activity reservations, and anticipate your needs.
Dining at Anantara Kihavah appeals to the epicurean, with six restaurants and bars each offering a distinctive setting, menu and ambience. Highlighting the resort’s idyllic location in the dazzling Indian Ocean is the exclusive ‘Sea. Fire. Salt. Sky.’ signature dining experience. This unique under and over water gastronomic concept features four outstanding venues, each presenting a different type of cuisine that is as unique as the perspective. The impressive underwater wine cellar and restaurant, ‘Sea’, features one of the most balanced and diverse wine collections in the Maldives with its accolade of Best Wines Lists in the World. The restaurant experience is different each time with exquisite, breakfast, lunch and dinner set menus for just 16 guests. On Valentines day, a special five course menu at Sea is paired with wines from around the world and each lady receiving six red roses to keep in the villa.
In the South Male Atoll, a mere 35 minute speedboat journey from the nation’s international airport, or a scenic five minutes by private chartered seaplane, Anantara Dhigu together with the Anantara Veli and the exclusive Naladhu Maldives resorts, forms part of a bespoke collection of sanctuaries nestled around a stunning lagoon that celebrates the Maldives in all its natural beauty and cultural allure. Here the sparkling turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean offer an endless horizon of aquatic charm and the evocative location is matched by a tranquil island design style.
An array of striking villas over water, on the beach or with ocean views across a choice of three unique resorts invite for hours of relaxation. The adults-only environment at Anantara Veli is the perfect escape of tranquillity and peace, while the family-friendly resort of Anantara Dhigu lures guests with a wide array of activities. Across the lagoon the elegance and calm of Nalahdu exudes from the arrival jetty through the coconut grove to each of the houses with a private pool.
Celebrating love in inspirational ways, Anantara’s special Maldives Romance and Honeymoon offer spoils you with thoughtful indulgence over three or four nights. Arriving to decadent champagne and chocolates, cherish the luxury of breakfast in bed with a view of sunrise evolving into endless blue. Peel yourselves away from your beautiful sanctuary to discover harmonious relaxation at Anantara Spa enjoyed in signature over water suites or garden settings. Dine by Design in romantic seclusion, choosing from our collection of fine dining menus complete with a private chef and butler. Seal your love with a symbolic underwater wedding. Linger for longer on your last day with a lazy 4pm check-out, treasuring every precious moment.