One&Only Kanuhura is a luxurious Five-Star island hideaway, a unique resort, a truly magical resort, where service is understood and luxury is elegantly understated. One&Only Kanuhura is located on one of the islands in the northeast part of Lhaviyani Atoll, Maldives in the Indian Ocean. The resort is approximately 40 minutes by seaplane from the International Airport at the Maldives capital, Male'. The island measures approximately 1,000 metres long and 200 metres wide, with a north-south orientation.
One&Only Kanuhura is a very private hideaway with a wide range of relaxations, activities, sports, restaurants and bars.
Surronded by turquoise seas, one&only Kanuhura enjoys an enviable location on the eastern rim of the Lhaviyani Atoll with two beautifull little island neighbours.
One&Only Kanuhura offers 100 villas and grand villas in five different types of accommodation, each surrounded by the breathtaking natural beauty of the Indian Ocean, and each catering to the individual needs and desires of guests:
The resort features 100 well appointed Beach and Water Villas or Suites - all fully air-conditioned, each with its own private veranda overlooking the sea, four-poster king-size bed, open-air sunken bathtub and shower, TV, VCD player, mini bar, safe, IDD telephone and e-mail connection.
- 68 Beach Villas (62m2/624ft2)
- 5 Beach Villa Duplex (132m2/1,119ft2)
- 2 Grand Beach Villas (188m2/1,399ft2)
- 18 Water Villas (125m2/667ft2)
- 2 Grand Water Villas (135m2/915ft2)
» Beach Villa - Nestled peacefully along the shores of this pristine island hideaway are the resort’s Beach Villas. The 68 Beach Villas are dotted on the island's coral sand fringe. Each with a bedroom area and windows looking out to sea, a large open-air bathroom with a stone bath and outdoor shower, dressing room area and a decked terrace leading to a private stretch of beach, thatched umbrella and long wooden sun loungers. Lush foliage between the villas provides privacy.
These villas feature comfortably stylish furniture, expanded wardrobes and sliding glass doors leading to the terrace and beach.
» Water Villa - Stretching from the centre of the island, a long wooden bridge leads guests to the resort’s Water Villas. Alluringly romantic and tremendously private, the water villas are perched above the ocean on sturdy wooden stilts with steps leading into the sea. Large outdoor decks invite relaxed sunbathing and alfresco dining, while a King-size bed and sensuous over-water bathroom semi-open to the sky envelop guests in natural comfort.
The most sensuous over-water bathrooms, semi-open to the sky, envelop guests in natural comfort with freeform stone bath and outdoor shower.
The finest ingredients are imported from all over the world, whilst fresh fish and seafood come directly from the clear waters of Lhaviyani Atoll. The resort has sourced an interesting selection of international wines to complement the delectable cuisine prepared by internationally-trained chefs.
» Olive Tree - Olive Tree serves a la carte dishes from throughout the Mediterranean and features an open pizza oven. Specialties are fresh pastas, salads and a mouth-watering selection of freshly caught grilled seafood and steaks. ‘Cuisines of the sun’ inspired by the flavours of the Mediterranean are offered for lunch. Enjoy the intimate atmosphere of the restaurant itself, or take a poolside table for a romantic candlelit dinner as a glowing sunset fades into a million twinkling stars.
» Veli Cafe - Candlelit romance on the shores of the Indian Ocean sets the tone for Veli Cafe, with its white-linen covered tables and chairs set amidst the luxurious shade of frangipani trees on the beachside wooden terrace. An extensive choice of carefully selected wines make the perfect accompaniment to fresh seafood from the Maldivian atolls, fused with spices, pickles and sauces to form a delectable Thai cuisine.
» Handhuvaru Bar Cool off with a chilled drink in the shade with feet dangling in the sand… or enjoy the sunshine around the pool. A selection of cocktails, beers, wines by the glass, and fresh juices are available throughout the day, complemented by an all-day snack menu of international favourites.
» Lava Lounge - Just around the corner from the Handhuvaru Bar, the air-conditioned Lava Lounge can be used as private movie cinema or for watching big-screen sporting events during major world competitions, for karaoke entertainment, or as a conference and meeting room (for up to 50 people, theatre-style).
» Nashaa Club - The Maldives' first nightclub, Nashaa Club is hidden away at the far end of the island and provides a tropical atmosphere for dancing the night away to international hits and old discotheque favourites.
Sun-kissed days, moonlit nights. The beauty of the ocean, the serenity of a private villa. From water sports and spa indulgences to dining on fabulous cuisine to dancing barefoot in the sand, One&Only Kanuhura welcomes newlyweds with gracious service and a sublime ambience.
» One&Only..."Thank You":
Let one&only ... tailro-make the perfect way to say "Thank you" to someone special in your life. Treat them to champagne upon arrival, a three-course dinner and a relaxing spa treatment.
Thank you package for two includes:
- One bottle of champagne upon arrival
- one candlelight dinner on the beach in front of their vila*
- Flower bed decoration
» One&Only Private Affair:
- one bottle of sparkling wine in room upon arrival
- One private romantic candlelight dinner on beach in front fo your villa*
- One romantic champagne bath ceremony with a fruit platter in privacy of villa
- Romantic villa turndown on last evening of stay
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One&Only Spa is a place rich in peace and pleasure. A place of vibrant colour – a verdant island fringed by coral-white sand, and wrapped in the dramatic blues of sea and sky. So time stands still, allowing for perfect moments of personal discovery and rejuvenation.
One&Only Spa has its own lavish pavilion, complete with a health and beauty centre with separate amenities for ladies and gentlemen.
Food for romance, for relaxation, for the sheer pleasure of company. On the porch of a villa, on a secluded beach, around the pool, on the seashore. At One&Only Kanuhura exists cuisines of unimaginable variety – and all the fruits of the Indian Ocean.