Kurumba Maldives

  • kurumba
  • beach villa r2
  • deluxe bungalws
  • dpv
  • garden pl villa
  • restaurant
  • snorkeling
  • spa pavilion
  • superior rm
  • vihamanaa bar
  • dolphin


Rich experiences. Warmth that enchants. The very first Maldives resort. Kurumba draws on its proud history, charismatic character and heartfelt service, to offer diverse experiences amid a stunning island of the Maldives. Just a short 10 minute boat transfer from the airport or Malé, Available 24 hours. Kurumba offers a wide range of accommodation from Pool Villas to Beach Bungalows all linked to the many dining venues and entertainment areas with a meandering pathway within lush tropical gardens.

Kurumba Maldives offers guests the complete Maldives island resort experience. Relaxing on the white sandy beach. Swimming in our protected crystal clear lagoon. Treat yourself to an exquisite Maldivian spa treatment. Exploring the underwater world on our vibrant house reef. Be energized with the daily scheduled activities, watersports or scuba diving. Experience one of the many excursions. Be inspired by the Maldives culture, local food, art and dance. Eight Restaurants. Three Bars. Maldives most vibrant nightly entertainment. With so much choice, Kurumba is the favorite Maldives Resort of many.

Kurumba is the Maldives in Full Colour.



Villa Details

Superior Rooms

Superior Rooms

Late mornings, woken by the warming light. Spacious surrounds. The aroma of fresh coffee rouses your senses. A cool breeze wafts in, from your downstairs terrace or upstairs balcony. A refreshing show ... read more

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  • Beach
  • 1 Room Villa
  • Without Private Pool
  • Direct Beach
Deluxe Rooms

Deluxe Rooms

An idyllic location for couples who seeks a spacious beach location. A cozy bedroom, with a garden bathroom and an awe-inspiring beach front view, which is conveniently located to its favored house r ... read more

  • Beach
  • 1 Room Villa
  • Without Private Pool
  • Direct Beach
Deluxe Bungalows

Deluxe Bungalows

A tropical coconut grove and gardens surrounds you, the sea breeze weave their gentle way through. Views to the ocean and its steps leads straight out onto the powdery sand. A vibrant house reef just ... read more

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  • Garden
  • 1 Room Villa
  • Without Private Pool
  • Direct Garden
Beachfront Deluxe Bungalow

Beachfront Deluxe Bungalow

Rise leisurely, tracing the high ceiling beams. A beautifully appointed bungalow on the island’s Western shore. Venture outside, a private terrace with stunning ocean panorama. Breakfast at Ocean Gr ... read more

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  • Beach
  • 1 Room Villa
  • Without Private Pool
  • Direct Beach
Garden Pool Villa

Garden Pool Villa

Nestled in verdant tropical gardens. The extra space, the thoughtful touches. A host of in-room beverages from cocktail kit to premium Lavazza coffee. An à la carte breakfast at Thila. The chatter of ... read more

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  • Garden
  • 1 Room Villa
  • With Private Pool
  • Direct Garden
Beach Villa with Jacuzzi

Beach Villa with Jacuzzi

Perfectly poised for watching a sunrise. A hint of salt on the breeze. The air an ideal temperature, here on the shady side of the island. Perfectly placed beach villas. Large bedroom, adjoining sitti ... read more

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Deluxe Pool Villa

Deluxe Pool Villa

A spacious bedroom to occupy. You rise feeling refreshed. Move into the sitting room to soak up the sun’s rays. Long sips of coffee. An open-plan space with ocean views on the eastern side, privacy ... read more

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  • Beach
  • 1 Room Villa
  • With Private Pool
  • Direct Beach
Presidential Pool Villa

Presidential Pool Villa

A dignified two-level living space; a home away from home for couples or families. Ocean views from the wide open balcony, a cup of freshly brewed Nespresso in hand. Your favourite breakfast, cooked t ... read more

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  • Beach
  • 1 Room Villa
  • With Private Pool
  • Direct Beach
Royal Kurumba Residence

Royal Kurumba Residence

Your heart races on the darkened veranda. Awaiting the sunrise from the grandest seat on the island. Blue, purple, then fuchsia. The vast sundeck lit up in fiery tones. With hushed awe, you consider t ... read more

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  • Beach
  • 1 Room Villa
  • With Private Pool
  • Direct Beach


Majaa Recreation

Incredible activities, every day. Fast-paced tennis, youthful games. Walks with Kurumba’s horticulturalist, cooking classes with the in-house chef. Learn painting with a Maldivian painter or mixing with our resort mixologist. Discover yourself, as well as the island.

Extensive facilities with endless ways to amuse. Elated evenings tasting fine vintages. Quiet beauty in the orchid nursery. Time for yourself, quality moments with family, friends and loved ones.

Two Swimming Pools
Two Kids’ Pools
Three Flood-Lit Tennis Courts
Sports Area
Ping Pong
Air Hockey
DVD Library
Splash pad for children
PlayStation Room
Cinema Room

Complementary Snorkel Equipment
Snorkelling lessons
Daily Activities planner
Board Games
Orchid Nursery
Wine Tasting
Cocktail Mixology
Paint with a Maldivian Artist
Learn Boduberu

Our Recreation Team can assist in a number of activities with guests.

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The speedboat driver glances back with a broad grin. Then the roar of engines. Hang on for dear life. Laughter and shrieks of excitement fill the air. A rainbow spray of water. Cutting through the waves, free as a bird. Paddle across the atoll in a kayak. Ride a strong gust on a clear morning. Balance on a catamaran. Parasailing, wake boarding, jet skiing. An array of water-sports activities and facilities to indulge in. So many ways to soar.

Water Sports Facilities
Catamaran sailing
Water Skiing
Fun Tube
Jet Ski Tour

Banana Boat
Windsurfing Lessons
Sailing Lessons
Snorkel Instruction

Surfing in the Maldives
A short boat ride from Kurumba Maldives, and you’re there: one of the prime surf spots on the planet. In the North Malé Atoll, our experienced instructors cater to students of all skill levels.

The roar of the waves. The taste of salt and adrenaline. White foam over azure waters. A sense of victory like nothing you’ve experienced as you ride the barrel to the white sand shore.

Surfing season in North Malé Atoll generally runs from mid-April to mid-October.

Jet Ski Safari
One of Kurumba’s most popular activities, an exhilarating experience not to be missed. Visit other islands in the Maldives, snorkel a hidden reef and explore enchanting spots only accessible by Jet Ski.

An environmentally friendly approach to jet skiing, using the latest craft with low emissions and noise levels. Get up close with the island’s natural beauty while preserving its quiet harmony. As you journey, one of our experienced guides shares Maldivian wisdom and points out local Islands and snorkelling spots.

Drivers must be over 18 years of age, and passengers over 10 years of age.

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Diving & Snorkelling

One of the premier snorkeling and diving resorts in the Maldives.. PADI certified instructors initiate you into this enchanting world. Abundant marine life, millions of years of coral growth.
Diving Center
Expertly-led courses and tours by world-renowned diving company, Euro Divers. Many of the best dive sites within a 5-30 minute boat trip from the resort, including Manta Point, wreck dives and some of the most exciting drift dives in the Maldives. A center fully equipped with state-of-the-art gear and nitrox.
Diving Courses
Euro Divers offers a selection of internationally recognized PADI dive courses. A customized schedule to accommodate divers from beginner to advanced level.
Diving for Kids
Introduce the kids to a captivating world of marine life. The Dive Centre offers SASY (Supplied Air System for Youth) Dives for children between the ages of 5 and 7 years.
For children between 8 and 9 years, the Bubble Maker program provides a real scuba diving experience in the Kurumba Maldives lagoon, or on the Kurumba Maldives house reef with a maximum depth of 2 meters.
Discover Scuba Diving
An excellent first-time diving experience. Includes a short introductory course, followed by a shallow water dive in the lagoon. The highlight: a house reef dive or shallow boat dive in the afternoon to hone your new found skills. Available most days on a request basis and for adults or children aged 10 years and over.
A placid sanctuary to explore. The Kurumba Maldives lagoon is surrounded by wave breakers, which reduce waves and currents for ideal snorkeling conditions. An average depth of 1 to 1.5 meters.

Please note that offerings are divided into tours suitable for beginners, intermediate and advanced snorkelers.

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The glint of dolphin fin beneath the waves, a sunset cruise. Castaway Picnic on a remote sand bank. Weathered smiles of locals, sharing their wisdom. They teach you coconut crafts and the secrets of native plants
Malé Tour
Imagine a bustling, culturally rich city. Built, impossibly, on a tiny island. Somehow leaving room for efficient transportation, lovely parks and grand mosques. Discover Malé, the remarkable capital of the Maldives.
Maldives Experience
A two-island adventure, immerse yourself in the lives of a living, breathing Maldivian community. First, a visit to a local island village. Stroll past schools, mosques, and boatyards. Sample local craft and souvenir shops.
Local Island Experience
An exciting foray into Maldivian culture. Visit a traditional village, be part of the local community for a day. Learn about traditional coconut crafts and native flora. Witness the hidden magic of island craft shops.
Sunset & Dolphin Discovery Cruise
A relaxing cruise, heading into the sunset over the Indian Ocean. The thrilling search for wild dolphins. Several species call the Maldives home, including Spinners and Bottle-Nosed Dolphins.
Around the Island Tour in Glass-Bottom Boat
A hallmark of the Maldives. Float across the azure waters, witnessing the stunning world of coral reefs. A vivid blossoming of life, from the ancient volcanic remains that formed the atolls and lagoons.
Sports Fishing
Fishing enthusiasts, square off against the finest and fastest the Indian Ocean has to offer. A variety of fishing trips available, from big game sports fishing to deep sea angling.
Sandbank Picnic
Take a 45-minute dhoni ride to a remote island with white sandy beaches and high quality reef. Snorkel the fringing reefs, discover pristine swaths of marine life.

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Nightly Entertainment

From a fun DJ night, live bands, jazz, social guest gatherings to the Local Maldivian Dance night of the Bodu Beru. Lose yourself in the celebration. Dancing under the stars. Meeting new friends. Daily excitement at Maldives most vibrant night scene.
Marine Biology presentation
A weekly educational presentation for guests by our Recreation team and Diving Center Manager, focused on safe snorkeling and diving practices, as well as the projection of a short video to discover and explore the ocean life. This lecture creates awareness of the Maldives’ delicate ecosystem among guests and staff.

Blues Night
Enjoy the talented Mishy and Zara, who will be performing on alternate weeks. Passionate and powerful music to appreciate.
Guest Cocktail
A complimentary sunset cocktail session between 6:00pm and 7:00pm. Meet some of our team members and other hotel guests, share stories of favorite spots and things to do on the island.

Bodu Beru Dance & Drums
Guests can enjoy a taste of Maldivian culture with our Bodu Beru performance. A traditional form of music and dance, the Bodu Beru provides guests with a great way to let their hair down and get in step with Maldivian culture.

A Night of Jazz
A chilled out evening of Jazz and Sax. Lay back and watch the stars with a nightcap in hand. Relaxing tunes.
A vibrant and talented Maldivian five-piece band. Detune plays Jazz & Blues, Rock & Roll, Latin and Samba, Disco and Reggae, classical and local Maldivian music with a personal touch.
DJ Evening
One of the Maldives’ most popular and talented artists. DJ Paiday spins the best tunes of yesterday and the freshest hits of today. Cool ocean front ambience in Kandu. Dancing under the stars and enjoying a fun night out.
Sunset Jazz
Set the tone for the evening with our guitar and saxophone duo in Athiri Bar. Sultry notes meet the warm colours of the sunset, a cocktail to hand.

M-Crew Live Band
Cross-generational hits from our renowned three-piece band.

Movie Night
Come relax and enjoy a movie in Kalhu with your friends and loved ones.
DJ Evening - Chillout Sessions
Relax and unwind through the sounds of this chillout session by DJ Paiday.
Tastings in The Lagoon
Wine tastings the Maldives way. Join us at Athiri Bar before sunset for wine tasting in our protected lagoon. Be prepared to get wet, meet some new friends and enjoy a glass of wine or two.

Def Note Live Band
A five-piece cover band, one of the Maldives’ finest. A songbook filled with classics and today’s biggest hits. Highly dance-able grooves, musicianship to please any enthusiast.

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Wine Dine


Start the day with free-flowing sparkling. Refreshing tropical fruits and cold cuts, elegantly served. Delight in flaky pastries, freshly squeezed juices. Enjoy Eggs Benedict, crêpes and a range of made-to-order options.

Over dinner, vast sea views. Bites of succulent lobster and tiger prawns. Savoury spices and salt. Earthy Maldivian flavours, culinary wisdom deep as the Indian Ocean. Breezy alfresco dining in the company of friends or family, beachside or perched over water.

Seven days a week
0800 hrs - 1100 hrs (Breakfast)
1900 hrs - 2130 hrs (Dinner)

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A wealth of venues dot the island. Wholesome breakfasts, playful Maldivian lunches. Unhurried all-day dining. Comfort foods and bold, authentic flavours. Choose from juicy burgers, fresh sashimi, hearty Italian, bold Northern Indian spices and grilled specialties from the Maldives.

Options to suit each and every mood. Evenings begin with a cool ocean ambiance. Creative cocktails and fine vintages. Look forward to nights dancing with the band, then onto karaoke bar. Carefree thrills, fond memories that last.

Dining Plans
Kurumba Maldives offers a variety of meal plans to suit your needs. You can simply stay with us on room and breakfast or "add on" a meal plan of your choice. Meal plans are available with your travel agent, when you book directly at the resort, or you can upgrade when you first arrive.

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Breakfast. The aroma of home comforts. Freshly baked bread. You smell the waffles before you see them. An omelette frying in the pan, just the way you like it.

By night, a tasty feast. Japanese delicacies. Hearty Italian. Fiery Indian curries. Local Maldivian dishes. Each day is different, each cuisine memorable.

Seven days a week
0700 hrs - 1030 hrs
1200 hrs - 1430 hrs
1900 hrs - 2200 hrs

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Kurumba's 'Ocean Wind'. Flames leap, mouth-watering teppanyaki sizzles. Colourful sushi and sashimi platters. The chef shares his favourite maki roll recipe.

A lively and sumptuous dining experience in our overwater restaurant.

Tuesdays & Saturdays
1200 hrs - 1400 hrs(Lunch)
Six nights per week
1900 hrs - 2130 hrs(Dinner)

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Al Qasr

Middle Eastern specialities. A stately ambiance. ‘The Palace’ lives up to its name. Charcoal grilled meats, juicy kebabs, mezze, intriguing dips. A selection spanning Tunisian, Lebanese and Moroccan.

You pause to admire the Arabic artefacts. Breathe in the spices. Transported to another world, surrounded by new flavours.

Six nights per week
1900 hrs - 2130 hrs

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The glitter of red and gold. The intoxicating scent of incense. Authentic recipes, from the far reaches of Northern India. An emphasis on savoury.

You agonise over the menu, so much to choose from. Bright tandooris, rich curries, buttery naan and syrupy desserts. From mouth-numbing to mild, delighting everyone.

Six nights per week
1900 hrs - 2130 hrs

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Flavors from the East, influenced by the oriental countries of China, Vietnam and a touch of Thailand. Set in an inspired Asian backdrop and offering an array of shared and individual dishes.

Six nights per week
1900 hrs - 2130 hrs

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The best traditional Italian dishes with a twist. A contemporary dining experience in a relaxed atmosphere. Open wine racks with Italian labels.

Six nights per week
1900 hrs - 2130 hrs

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Laid-back dining, opposite the pool. Varied snacks arrive, playful Maldivian dishes, zesty chutneys. Scrumptious sandwiches, hamburgers, comfort foods.

Stop in for a quick bite, or leisurely all-day dining. Carefree meals at poolside tables. Savour homemade ice cream, dessert heaven, as you watch the waves.

Seven days a week
1100 hrs - 0100 hrs

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A breezy, open-air pavilion with wide overwater deck. Day beds, pods, relaxing lounges. So many choices. Delightful afternoons and laid-back evenings. Fine wines colour the twilight hours. Passing marine life visible from your seat.

Anticipation builds as you await tonight’s live band. It’s said to be a good one. The day recedes. Smooth DJ sets and creative cocktails, a relaxed mood that takes you long into the night. Exhilarating Maldivian dancing. A perfect blend of lively and chilled, enjoying the band or stargazing on daybeds.

Seven days a week
1000 hrs - 0100 hrs

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On the island’s western end, perfectly angled. Arrive just in time, order a light snack. A cocktail to hand, barefoot luxury, sand beneath your feet. You sit back. Dazzling colours over the Indian Ocean. A magnificent sunset. Quiet all around, except for the whispering tide.

Seven days a week
1100 hrs - 1900 hrs

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You remember the day’s adventures with warm smiles, but the night has only just begun. Kalhu at the karaoke bar, nestled in a quiet corner. A wide selection of spirits and vintages.

The room bursts with song. The latest equipment, loaded with perennial favourites and chart-toppers. The night rushes on, filled with laughter and bold choruses. Fun for all.

Seven days a week
1930 hrs - 0100 hrs

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Sounds of the Sea

No interruptions. Just the two of you and the sounds of the sea. The stars above. Sumptuous courses arrive, one after the other. Fresh tuna carpaccio, braised rack of lamb. Thoughtfully matched fine wines.

You toast. Eyes meet, telling stories. Everything perfect. Personal Thakuru on hand. You will remember this night. The cool sand underfoot, the moonlit waves stretch onward.

Upon request.

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Room Service

Exchange a knowing look, it’s decided: tonight is a stay-in night. Peruse the menu. Kurumba’s wide selection of dining options, delivered to your doorstep 24 hours a day. Fire up the dvd player, share a pizza over a good film. Or an intimate full-course meal, carefully laid-out. In the mornings, a continental breakfast, eggs cooked-to-order or international dishes to choose from.

Seven days a week
24 hrs

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Spa Under the Stars (Thari da Shunga)

An experience you will never forget. The stunning setting surrounded by the lapping Indian Ocean will have you marveling at the night sky while receiving a gentle soothing massage. Warm Maldivian coconut oil is poured from local cowrie shells, which in turn are used to soothe away any tensions.Champagne and chocolate dipped fruits will be served to compliment your treatment as we leave you together to wonder at the stars.

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Veli Spa

Set in the lush gardens of Kurumba Maldives, Veli Spa is a true Maldivian experience. The soul of Veli Spa is inspired the solace of the Islands, the balance of the oceans, the energy of the indigenous people of the Maldives and the healing effects of human touch while incorporating traditional Maldivian therapies.

Our oils are derived from local coconuts. Our pastes are made from indigenous herbs. Our treatments are inspired by a traditional medicine practitioner.

Let the healing powers of the Maldives embrace you.

Dhivehi-beys is a traditional Maldivian herbal medicine that has been passed from generation to generation. At Veli Spa, we have taken great care in preserving these ancient remedies by adapting them to modern day spa therapies.

Kurumba Maldives is proud to be the first spa resort in the Maldives to embrace these traditional remedies and to protect for future generations.

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Classic contemporary, lovingly crafted from cool stone and rich woods, in soothing earth tones. Veli Spa’s facilities include:

8 single and couples treatment rooms
Manicure and pedicure room
Relaxation lounge
Male & Female locker room
Yoga pavilion
Veli Spa retail

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Signature Treatment (Akarakara Theyo dhemun)

Our Signature Massage, especially created for Veli Spa, can be tailored to your needs. A soft, medium or strong pressure whatever you desire. A hot sand poultice along with our healing signature oil, made with local herbs, will leave your skin soft, mind soothed and spirit lightened.

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A natural and effective skincare and spa line that works in harmony with you. Offering innovative prescriptive skincare, our products address the changes that occur in the skin as a result of seasonal, lifestyle and hormonal change.
Combining clinically-tested bio-actives with over one hundred unique plant, mineral and marine extracts and pure delicately scented flower oils. Bring back the “feel-good factor,” for healthy and radiant skin.

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Witness the flow of mind and body, aware of every breath. Inhale the fresh island air. Out on the beach, to the backdrop of the rushing waves or in the Veli Spa Yoga Pavilion.

Exhale slowly as your muscles relax. The path to inner peace, with the top yoga experiences in the Maldives and expert guidance of our in-house yogi.

Yoga for Beginners
If you are new to Yoga, this introduction is perfect for you. This session will include some easy postures, breathing exercises and meditation.

Sunrise & Sunset Yoga
Enjoy the sounds of the sea and the warmth of the sun while practicing yoga on the beach, either as the sun rises or as it sets. No experience necessary and all skill levels welcome. This session will include asana's (poses), pranayama (breathing) and meditation.

Power Yoga
This dynamic yoga is for those who wish for ore of a workout. The poses are performed without stopping and are combined with yogic breathing.

Yoga Nindra (Yogic Sleep)
Yoga Nindra is the extremely deep relaxation of the nervous system and healing of the body by allowing it to rest and recharge. This practice is done in the lying position.

Pranayama (Breathing)
The technique of Pranayama is used to measure, control and direct the breath. The aim behind the technique is to restore and maintain the health of a person, while increasing the capacity of the lungs and directing more oxygen to the body as a whole.

Meditation is the art of focusing your complete attention in one area that leads you to a state of peace and harmony.

Pre Natal Yoga
Pre natal yoga is the art of focusing your complete attention in one area that leads you to a state of peace and harmony.

Yoga for Back Pain
This sequence is very safe for people with back issues and can help to alleviate pain when done regularly.

Yoga for Stress
By practicing simple and easy yogic techniques, the body and mind begin to work in harmony making for a healthier and stress free life.

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US$202 - US$1,365

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