Kurumba Maldives


Kurumba Island, Maldives – the island of the coconut! Countless coconut palm trees fringe the circular island’s pristine beaches and have lent the island the name Kurumba – Coconut Village.


A sweeping, sparkling white sand beach runs the entire length of the coastline. Kurumba’s dimensions are humble. The islet is only 500 by 300 metres large.


The island is a fantastic destination for all those who seek a stylish ambience combined with serene tranquillity. Transfer times are conveniently read more » short. A speedboat shuttles guests from Male Airport to Kurumba in no more than 15 minutes.


The turquoise lagoon welcomes the visitors who dig their feet into the sand for the first time. The warm and calm water is perfect for swimming and a variety of water sports.


Of course, your palate and stomach will enjoy equally sensational delights, if in the culinary department. No less than eight exquisite restaurants charm both first-time visitors and the regular guests.


Apart from the main restaurant, seven à la carte restaurants have specialised on various nationalities’ delicacies. Namely, an Indian, Arabian, Japanese, Chinese, Italian, Mediterranean and a Grill & Seafood Restaurant enrich the air with spicy aromas.


A Coffee Shop as well as a number of bars and lounges invite you to settle down, a drink in hand. Indulge in the elegant ambience and chat with friends or simply daydream, letting your thoughts fly high.


Two beautifully designed swimming pools are perfect for a refreshing dip. Directly adjacent to the pools, a large sundeck allows you to dry off in the hot, tropical sun. A shallow pool guarantees a lot of fun for young non-swimmers.


Needless to say that every accessory is readily supplied by the Kurumba Hotel. Beach towels, deckchairs and sun umbrellas are available as a courtesy, both by the poolside and at the beach.


A number of other facilities complete the Kurumba’s long list of amenities. Several small boutique shops and a beauty parlour are the ladies’ first-choice. Moreover, a TV lounge, a library, a Karaoke bar and a small discothèque provide entertainment.


However, despite the appealing facilities, you should find the time to concentrate on the essentials: Take a long stroll along the shady paths that navigate the lush gardens and take relish in Kurumba’s great natural beauty.


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All of the Kurumba Maldives’ 180 bungalows and villas are evenly distributed amidst the lush tropical island’s stunning beauty, never further than a few steps from the pristine beaches.


Build with read more » solid timber, the units feature fine Teak board flooring and are most elegantly furnished. A fascination with details and a sense for gracious design are apparent in every aspect.


The individual bungalows are generous 50 square metres large, allowing for a spacious Deluxe Room as well as a separate seating area and a semi-open bathroom, shower and toilet. The private balcony or terrace commands a stunning view of the endless blue ocean.


Taking the edge out of the tropical heat, an air-conditioning system provides a refreshing breeze. Other facilities include a telephone, television, safe, hairdryer and soft bathrobes.


A well-stocked mini bar and tea and coffee preparing facilities allow you to enjoy a cold drink or steaming mug of tea or coffee whenever the fancy strikes you.


The Superior Rooms are significantly more spacious (74 square metres) and feature similarly luxurious facilities. Accommodated in two storey buildings, the Superior Rooms are situated near the main building.


The generous Deluxe Bungalows include such bonuses as a separate dressing room and both a shower and a bathtub. A large panorama window commands a magnificent view of the ocean beyond the private veranda.


The Kurumba Maldives’ finest is the extravagant Pool Villa. Staggering 258 square metres large, this tropical palace transcends even the most discerning guest’s expectations.


Words cannot do the Pool Villa justice but just as an appetising introduction: The private courtyard features a swimming pool, a waterfall and a Sala with a comfortable day bed…


A private boat shuttle comes included with the Pool Villa and, needless to say, every gadget imaginable like a DVD player and internet connection forms part of the facilities.


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Kurumba Island is a diver’s paradise: No less than 35 spectacular dive sites are located along the outer reef at only two kilometres distance. As an example, the legendary Maldives Victory shipwreck read more » offers a fantastic and exciting dive.


The coral reef is incredibly colourful and teems with underwater life. Those who are not familiar with donning serious diving gear may nevertheless enjoy the marine beauty on a snorkelling trip.


Having had your fill of excitement, stop by the island’s large and excellent Kurumba Spa, which fuses Fareast and Western wellness lore into a harmonious concept.


A large range of sophisticated treatments is available. Revitalising minerals, sea plants and local flowers and herbs are applied, their rejuvenating properties said to be working both on body and soul.


After one of the soothing treatments, soak in the spa’s Jacuzzi or indulge in the sauna’s heat. Of course, Kurumba Island also offers a large range of sports options – both on land and in and on the Indian Ocean’s turquoise waters.


Stop by the hotel’s excellently equipped gymnasium for a proper workout or gather a group of guest for a volleyball match. Floodlit tennis courts and table tennis facilities are also available.


Those who prefer less strenuous sports that can be harmoniously combined with a refreshing drink may choose to play a round of pool billiard or snooker.


The water sports leave nothing to be desired; the options are plentiful: Kayaks are available for rent. Catamaran sailing, waterskiing as well as wind and kite surfing are being offered.


Soar up to the skies parasailing and enjoy a stunning view of the island gliding past below. The banana boat ride is a water-spraying fun ride that is not only popular among kids.


Of course, the spectacular underwater world has to be discovered. The island’s dive centre offers courses for those who are interested in learning the art of safe diving as well as courses for advanced divers.


The Kurumba Hotel also offers a range of exciting and highly entertaining excursions. A traditional Dhoni boat cruises the neighbouring islands on an Island Hopping trip. A glass bottom boat is the solution for those who would like to explore the magnificent coral reef but are not entirely confident in the water.


Kurumba Island – the charming Coconut Village and the Maldives Islands await your visit!


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