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Six Senses Kanuhura

Kanuhura, Maldives

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Six Senses Kanuhura
During the summer of 2023, Kanuhura reopened as the Six Senses Kanuhura encompasses three white-sanded private islands, two of them deserted (Jehunuhura and Masleggihuraa), on the private island hideaway of Lhaviyani Atoll, for the ultimate choice of where to hang your hammock. Your mood will be as sparkling as your sundowner. As the sister Maldivian property to our hugely popular Six Senses Laamu, it will feature an upgrade of the overwater villas, new family suites, new dining concepts (such as a picnic marooned on a desert island), and a pioneering wellness offering – all with our sustainability ethos in mind.

The mesmerizing natural beauty of the Maldives demands high design standards, which is why we will be refurbishing the 80 private overwater, beach, spacious family villas and also adding another 12 single and multi-bedroom villas to our inventory. Offering sunset or sunrise views they are nestled within beautiful landscaping along a stunning beach to ensure privacy. All our overwater villas will now offer private pools.

With its two beautiful little island neighbours, Kanuhura is a very private hideaway with a wide range of relaxations, bars, restaurants, activities and sports. Close by are some of the world's best diving sites, with the outer reef dropping down nearly 2,000 metres. It has a spa, an aerobics studio and gymnasium. Accommodation is in villas either on the island's coral sand fringe or in a little village on stilts at the end of a wooden pier. 'In-villa' dining is a speciality, providing romantic dinners and special celebrations in the privacy of your villa, or various locations on the island.

On an island 1,400 meters in length and 350 meters wide, Six Senses Kanuhura will provide the romantic setting, discreet wining and dining, star-filled skies, deserted beaches, and pioneering wellness for a restful and restorative stay. It’s a dream destination for weddings, intimate getaways, and family celebrations.

The new organic herb garden will create the perfect conditions for mouthwatering vegetables, herbs, and salad leaves. These will be collected fresh each day to use in the restaurants and interactive workshops with the chef.

The spa will offer a range of signature and locally inspired treatments to smooth your skin and soothe your soul.

The boutique will also provide a new space dedicated to sustainable fashion. Everything has arrived at the door as mindfully and consciously as possible with a focus on creativity, forward-thinking design, and attention to detail.

Below the water, the secluded Lhaviyani Atoll offers more than 40 dive sites for exploring marine life. New watersport activities and high-performance equipment have been added in partnership with Ocean Wings Pvt. Ltd.

Hotel Address:
  • Six Senses Kanuhura
  • Kanuhura
  • Kanuhura, Lhaviyani Atoll 07060
  • Maldives

Location Summary
Kanuhura is located on the eastern rim of the Faadhippolhu Atoll (Lhaviyani Atoll) just 150km, or 93 miles, from Male (the capital of Maldives), and is a 40-minute flight by seaplane from Male International airport.

The resort encompasses three private islands – two deserted neighboring islands and Kanuhura itself.

Note Bene
2009//Top Ten in the world with the "Best Leisure Facilities'"Conde Nast Traveller's 2009 Gold List
Business Center
Business center close to reception available.
Banquets & Meetings
Lava Lounge for conferences and meetings up to 50 people, theatre-style.
Meeting Space
Max seating capacity 50 people
Fine Dining On Site
Restaurants adopt the Eat With Six Senses philosophy of natural ingredients, local and sustainable, and less is more.
Executive Retreat
Can accommodate up to 50 people
Fitness Center
Aerobics, meditation, yoga, workouts with weight machines, free weights, bikes, treadmills, and stair masters.
High Speed Internet
Available in all rooms.
Child Programs
The Kids Club offers imaginative fun for kids (2 to 11 years old).
Pool Outdoor
Two pools, both freshwater
Spa Facility
The Six Senses Spa.
Tennis Courts On Site
Two floodlit courts.
Beach
Beach around the whole island.
Boating
Island Hopping on a local fisherman's boat, canoeing
Fishing Fly
Big Game Fishing On Site.
Fishing - Ocean
Big Game Fishing On Site.
Sailing
Dolphin Water Sports On Site.
Scuba Diving
The Lhaviyani Atoll offers more than 40 dive sites for exploring marine life. In the coming months, new watersport activities and high-performance equipment will be added through our partnership with Ocean Wings. From exploring the shores of Jehunuhura Island to getting hands-on with coral and seagrass protection, there will be a host of experiences to inspire people about the importance of ocean conservation.
Theatre Museums
Haruge - Maldivian Art Centre.
Volleyball
Beach volleyball.
Water Skiing
Dolphin Water Sports On Site.
Windsurfing
Dolphin Water Sports On Site.


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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Business Center
    - Meeting Space
    - Disabled Access
    - Executive Retreat
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Child Programs
    - Pool Outdoor
    - Spa Facility
    - Tennis Courts On Site
Available Activities
  • - Beach
    - Boating
    - Dining
    - Ecological Tourism
    - Fishing Fly
    - Fishing Ocean
    - Jogging Running
    - Sailing
    - Scuba Diving
    - Shopping
    - Tennis Courts Nearby
    - Theatre & Museums
    - Volleyball
    - Water Skiing
    - Windsurfing