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Kurumba Maldives


Optional all in

  • The first private island resort in the Maldives
  • Veli Spa offers indoor and outdoor private treatment pavilions
  • Enjoy authentic globally sourced cuisine at Kurumba’s many restaurants
  • Explore the ocean with staff from the PADI-certified diving centre

The Kurumba Maldives Hotel was the first private island resort to appear in the Maldives; setting the standard of high class service and world renowned tourism for the last 40 years. Boasting a total of 180 suites and villas, eight incredible restaurants differing in global cuisine and a PADI-certified diving centre offering guests the chance of explore the beautiful shimmering waters of the Maldives, the Kurumba hotel is perfect for couples, families and adventurers.

Choose from a handsome beachfront bungalow or a garden villa complete with a private pool where you can enjoy a comfortable mix of Maldivian and modern design. Make the most of your very own tropical island with bike rides through the gardens, snorkelling off the coast among 1200 different species of marine life and enjoy an afternoon of pampering at the Veli Spa.

A range of hotel child prices apply to ages 2–11 and 12–17 years. Sovereign does not accept children under the age of 13 in the water villa or over-water categories.

Optional All Inclusive - what's included

The Dine Around All Inclusive includes Breakfast in the main restaurant Vihamanaa, Lunch including selected beverages and an international menu at Vihamanaa, all day dining menu at the Café, all-day dining menu and pizza at Pool side, and light snacks and pizza at Beach Bar, Dinner including selected beverages and a daily theme-inspired buffet at Vihamanaa, contemporary cuisine features seafood, local fresh fish, and prime meats from the Maldivian grill at Thila restaurant, all day dining menu at the Café, Japanese menu at Hamakaze, Indian menu at Mahal, Chinese/Vietnamese and a touch of Thai at East, Middle Eastern menu at Al Qasar, Italian menu at Isola.

Soft drinks, juices, water, coffee, tea, a selection of beers, wines, liquors, and cocktails.

Starred menu items, room service, mini bar, and premium pouring brands are excluded.

In addition, guests can choose a snorkelling safari, Malé tour, or glass bottom boat excursion.

Complimentary laundry is also included with up to 25 items washed and folded for every 4 nights paid accommodation.


Bars & Restaurants

Al Qasr Restaurant

The Al Qasr offers guests the finest Middle Eastern cuisine in the Maldives. With a menu spanning Tunisian, Lebanese and Moroccan dishes, there is a lot for your taste buds to enjoy and explore at this restaurant. 

Open: 19:00 - 21:30, 4 nights a week.

Included for All Inclusive guests.

Hamakaza Restaurant

Visit this lively restaurant and marvel at the sizzling teppanyaki style of cooking, serving up fresh sushi and sashimi platters. 

Open: 19:00 - 21:30, Tuesday - Saturday.

Included for All Inclusive guests. Children below 8 years old are not permitted to dine at Hamakaza because of the live cooking stations.

East Restaurant

Inspired cuisine from China, Thailand and Vietnam fills the menu at the East Restaurant. Enjoy mouth watering traditional Peking Duck, Cantonese and Szechuan dishes, among a selection of other delicacies. 

Open: 19:00 - 21:30, 6 days per week.

Isola Restaurant

Choose Isola for a taste of authentic Italian cuisine from Tuscany, Lombardy and Sardinia with a modern take. Enjoy the contemporary twists and turns the restaurant’s expert chefs have prepared for guests.

Open: 19:00 - 21:30, 4 nights a week.

Included for All Inclusive guests.

Vihamanaa Restaurant

The Vihamanaa serves as the Kurumba resort’s main restaurant and offers guests a wide range of cuisines in modern buffet and live station form. Each night of the week hosts specialties from different regions.

Open: 07:00 - 10:30, 12:00 - 14:30 and 19:00 - 22:00

Included for Bed & Breakfast, Half Board, All Inclusive, Full Board and Full Board Plus guests. Guests on Half Board and Full Board can eat at Vihamana including tea, coffee and water.

Mahal Restaurant

Bringing an authentic taste of Northern and Southern India to the heart of the Maldives. Enjoy a delightful menu rich with tandooris, vegetarian dishes and syrupy desserts. 

Open: 19:00 - 21:30, 4 nights a week.

Included for All Inclusive guests.

Thila Restaurant

Visit the Thila Restaurant to enjoy continental breakfasts, à la carte menu lunches and signature discovery dinners on the beachfront. Enjoy freshly caught seafood and all that is available from the Maldivian inspired grill.

Open: 08:00 - 11:00 and 19:00 - 21:30

Included for All Inclusive guests. 

Athri Bar

Enjoy refreshing cocktails on the beach from the Athri Bar by the water’s edge, open sunrise to sunset.


Work your way over to Kandu for a signature cocktail as the evening picks up, perfect for a pre- or après dinner tipple.


Finish a perfect evening at Kalhu, where a DJ and full karaoke service await you.

Beach & Pools


The Kurumba Maldives is surrounded by the iconic white sandy beaches that have made the Maldives the world’s most luxurious holiday destination. Beach service is available at the Kurumba and there are plenty of sun loungers for guests to relax in.

Swimming Pools

The swimming pool is surrounded by the hotel’s luscious gardens, as well as a sun terrace with loungers and parasols. Many of the villas also offer a private swimming pool.

For Families

Kids facilities

Kurumba is the perfect place to take kids of all ages. Baby facilities are available, with baby cots, bottle warmers and sterilisers and nappy stations. There are babysitters available on request, booked a day in advance, with a local charge.

In addition, there is a children's menu, as well as high chairs and strollers, subject to availability. There is also a small outdoor play area, perfect for keeping the kids occupied whilst you relax.

Children can enjoy snorkeling with the whole family, with child size life jackets and equipment available. Don't forget to check out the Majaa Kids' Club.

Majaa Kids Club

Younger guests aged between 4 - 12 can join in the fun at Majaa Kids' Club. Activities range from lessons in marine biology to traditional drumming lessons, lessons in fish care and inventive arts and crafts sessions. 

Ages: 4 – 12 years.

Open: 09:00 - 18:00.

Children under 4 years old are welcome to join, though they will need to be accompanied by a parent, guardian or a pre-arranged babysitter. Babysitters are available for a local charge, with a day’s notice.

Spa & Wellness

Fitness centre

The Kurumba has a 24 hour gym available to all guests. The gym offers state of the art resistance and cardio machines, as well as classes on full body stretching, learning to condition your core, and explorations in tai chi.

Veli Spa

Inspired by Maldivian culture and traditional holistic practices, the Veli Spa staff use locally sourced herbs to create signature balms and pastes, making massages and other treatments a unique and relaxing experience.

Activities & Entertainment

Daytime activities

Delve into something creative, with the Cocktail Masterclasses lead by head bartenders and Arts and Crafts classes based on locally sourced recycled materials. You can also try Kurumba classes in leaf craft if you want to soak up some of the local culture. Learn more about the surrounding underwater world with the gripping Marine Biology Presentation.

For guests who want to stay fit and active during their stay, there are three floodlit tennis courts and a yoga pavilion on the grounds, as well as a variety of table sports like billiards, ping pong and air hockey for guests who have had their fill of activity for the day.


Explore the picturesque clear blue waters with windsurfing lessons, jet ski tours, catamaran sailing or water skiing, and much more, or go a little deeper under the water with a team of PADI-certified divers at the hotel’s dive school.

About the location

The lush green of the palm trees and tropical gardens found on nearly every island in the Maldives makes it perfect for explorers, while the clear white of the picturesque sandy beaches that line the shore are ideal for those wanting to relax.

Benefiting from the thousands of species of marine life that populate the waters of the Indian Ocean, seafood is a main focus in the local cuisine. Though restaurants at the many resorts available in the Maldives serve a range of international cuisines, Maldivian specialities are definitely worth a try when found on the menu.

Transfer time
Kurumba Maldives is 10 minutes by speedboat from Male Airport.
Superior Room

Max 3 adults

Superior Rooms feature open-plan bathrooms and a private balcony or balcony with lagoon views. All rooms feature double or twin beds, indoor and outdoor shower, bathtub, Satellite TV, DVD player, complimentary WiFi, tea & coffee making facilities, safe, minibar, bathrobes, hairdryer, beach slippers and beach bag.


Deluxe Bungalow

Max 3 adults, 1 child

Deluxe Bungalows are located just steps away from the beach, nestled amongst lush greenery, featuring open-plan bathroom with double vanity, indoor shower, outdoor shower and a large bathtub. In addition, Deluxe Bungalows also include cafetiere with freshly ground Lavazza coffee, ironing board and electrical adapters.


Beach Front Deluxe Bungalow

Max 3 adults, 1 child

Beach Front Deluxe Bungalows are located a few steps away from the beach. In addition to all Deluxe Bungalow facilities, these bungalows also feature iHome docking station, a Nespresso® coffee machine and premium breakfast at Thila restaurant.


Garden Pool Villa

Max 3 adults, 1 child

Garden Pool Villas offer extra space, a host of in-room beverages from cocktail kit to premium Lavazza coffee and your very own private plunge pool. The villas feature the same in-room amenities as Beach Front Deluxe Bungalows, including a Nespresso® coffee machine and premium breakfast at Thila restaurant.


Beach Villa With Jacuzzi

Max 3 adults, 1 child

Beach Villas are ideally positioned for watching the sunrise and feature a large bedroom, sitting room with veranda and wonderful ocean views.


Deluxe Pool Villa

Max 3 adults, 1 child

Deluxe Pool Villas offer an open-plan space and feature a private outdoor pool and whirlpool, as well as private gazebo and day bed.


Presidential Pool Villa

Max 3 adults, 1 child

Located over two levels, the Presidential Pool Villa has a king bedroom and bathroom upstairs and a spacious living area downstairs with a private pool.


Royal Kurumba Residence

Max 6 adults

The Royal Kurumba Residence boasts two bedrooms and two private pools, with a central lounge and large veranda that is set right on the beach surrounded by lush greenery.


Children stay free

Up to 2 children between the age of 2 - 11.99 years old stays free when sharing with two full paying adults for holidays between 01 May - 30 September 2019 ( excludes staying in a Superior Room, a minimum of 3 nights stay is required with a compulsory supplement payable).  For further details please call our Trusted Adviser.

Honeymoon offer

Honeymooners will receive a free honeymoon set menu dinner in Thila Restaurant, a bottle of wine or champagne (dependent on board basis), special turn down and welcome amenities as well as a credit of 30 US Dollars per person to use on Veli Spa treatments for holidays between 11 January 2019 - 10 January 2020.

Valid for couples staying for a minimum of 4 nights and within 6 months from the date of their wedding.

Please note not all offers are combinable, for further details please call our Trusted Adviser and are subject to terms and conditions.

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Kurumba our best place for vacations!
Oskar K, Zbaszyn, Poland
Tripadvisor review Jul 12 2019
Our 10th jubilee stay in Kurumba-Maldives and, indeed, this is paradise on earth. Everything was perfect, best locations, tasty food, fantastic colour of the ocean... We stayed for 12 nights and...
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Excellent Stay
iane786, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Tripadvisor review Jul 09 2019
We spent four nights at Kurumba during June and really wished we had booked longer. The trip from the airport to the Island is very short and smooth. We had a beautiful room right next to the sea...
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