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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 10, 2016

We've been coming here for around the past 10 years now and i can honestly say i feel more at home here than i do back in England. As a family of 3, we all share a room which is absolutely fine, look forward to seeing what the refurb does for the island. The staff are wonderful and always remember... More 

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Huddersfield
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Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

We had our holiday here back in February 2012 it was one of the best experiences I've ever had, everything from our villa to personal butler was perfect. My self being a chef was amazed with the foods at which we had multiple choice some thing solid never even heard of. The resort it's self truly amazing didn't want for... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 reviews
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Reviewed February 24, 2016

It was our first time to Maldives, and we stayed at Kanuhura's water villa last year. We are planning to go back again this year after their closure of upgrades. Kanuhura is further travel away from the airport, we were picked up by their attendant on the first day and we comfortably waited at Kanuhura's lounge for seaplane transfer. We... More 

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Shanghai, China
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Reviewed February 4, 2016

I stayed beach villa and on the water villa. I really recommend beach villa. Because it is kept private space by plants and there is almost private beach in front of villa. Regarding on the water villa, it beautiful and good room, but near next room.

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Reviewed December 31, 2015

We went to Kanuhura for a double-Honeymoon. My husband and I went along with our close friends who were also newly weds. It was our first time in Maldives and we went during Chinese New Year season. We were planning to book resorts near the airport so we wouldnt have to take a seaplane (saves money and time) but since... More 

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Germany
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Reviewed December 21, 2015

Waiting for new look with more facilities on 2016..... We stayed for our honeymoon for a week in an over water Bungalow. We truly felt that we were on a lost island, paradise a million miles away from anyone. We loved it! whole island which was fine, everyone was great. Even though it was full at the time we stayed... More 

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Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

Positive aspects: Wonderful island Good restaurants (except buffet that was average) Nice small island very close accessible by boat Nice fishing cruise or sunset cruise with dolphins Nice bar with amazing sunset and affordable drinks Nice bathroom outside the room (jungle atmosphere) Nice spot for snorkeling Dedicated service and very quick to meet requests Aspects that need amelioration : -... More 

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Paris, France
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Reviewed August 18, 2015

beautiful island on a marvellous lagoon. perfect bungalow, prefect service. but nature is the reason you go there. amazing reefs and fisches. beautiful beach. unique sea. and the beauty of the sky at night, with millions of stars

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Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed our visit to kanuhura. Food was very good, it seems most likely Asian but we loved it. Good facilities throughout the island and an excellent housereef for snorkeling. Staff were very attentive and we did definitely and we'd definitely consider going back someday. Big thank you to Sha and Act.Asst FO manager.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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Reviewed July 23, 2015

Given the price of the stay it is the worst hotel I have been in the last couple of years. The promo video lies: only one restaurant worked for the majority of time (and half of menu was not available), the French fries always looked poorer than in McDonalds (that happens when you cook on the same oil for months),... More 

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Dear Mr. Mike W, Greetings from Kanuhura! First of all, I would like to express my sincere apology for the inconveniences you have experienced during your stay with us. I do appreciate your comments and on behalf of the entire team we would like to thank you for your constructive feedback and taking the time to tell us about your... More 

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kanuhura is a 5 star 94-room hotel owned by the prestigious hotel chain Sun Resorts Ltd. It is located in Lhaviyani toll to the North-East of the Maldives in the Indian Ocean, a lush green island, one kilometer long and 200 meters wide. Entirely renovated in 2016 Kanuhura sets the tone for a new Maldivian Resort experience, living up the Gypset Lifestyle. With a scenic flight by seaplane Kanuhura can be reached within around 40 minutes from the International Airport at the Maldives capital, Male'. With two beautiful private islands, Kanuhura is a unique and exclusive hideaway with a wide range of facilities, bars, restaurants, wellness center with a spa, activities and sports. With 18 luxurious room types Kanuhura caters to every traveler's need and offers every accommodation type from stylish beach villas with plunge pool to water villas on stilts or even 3-bedroom Residences with absolute privacy. Kanuhura is a place of natural enchantment which has been created by Indian Ocean civilizations. The brand new resort celebrates the Gypset Lifestyle and invites to unwind in a relaxed and uncompromising atmosphere. At Kanuhura, guests may experience laid-back island life with a contemporary and stylish feel. . Member of "The Leading Hotels of the World" has been recently awarded World's Best Luxury Private Island Resort by World Luxury Hotels Award. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kanuhura - Maldives

Address: Kanuhura Resort
Location: Maldives > Lhaviyani Atoll > Kanuhura
Price Range: $709 - $2,037 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Kanuhura - Maldives 5*
Number of rooms: 94
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Kanuhura Hotel Kanuhara
Kanuhura Resort Kanuhara
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“beach villas on the same side of the island as the water villas are fantastic”
 of 5 bubbles rubyvp, Jul 10, 2016 | Read review
“Water Villa”
  • jump into the sea just from the room
  • pic of sunrise just outside from our deck
 of 5 bubbles MoonnooM, Feb 24, 2016 | Read review
“Recommend sunrise villa with hammock or waterfront villa to experience and start a day with vibrant and fresh energy”
 of 5 bubbles bushan, Jun 30, 2015 | Read review
“The water villa”
 of 5 bubbles 698rezak, May 18, 2015 | Read review
“As Long as it's not renovated, go for a watervilla, the ones on the beach look dark”
 of 5 bubbles Sam0070, May 6, 2015 | Read review
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