Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa
Set within the beautiful North Male Atoll, experience the charm of a Maldivian village at the Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa, offering a refreshingly informal island resort with superb facilities and an excellent dive center.
Set in the North Male' Atoll, only a short 30 minutes ride by speedboat from the international airport in Male, Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa is located on a private coral island with verdant gardens and exceptional surf. Palm trees fringe the large lagoon, the island breezes carry the fragrance of bougainvillea, frangipani and hibiscus, and multihued coral reefs dot the crystal water.
At Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa, discover an enchanting garden island where everything is close at hand.
Palm-thatched pavilions and bungalows line the white sand, or rise above the crystal water. A spa on an island of its own offers soothing Asian secrets.
Find your perfect wave with the Surf School, sail to the mesmerizing Island Spa or embark on thrilling shark snorkel safaris and dolphin cruises. Sunrise, sunshine and sunset paint the endless sky.
An elegant dinner at Baraabaru is a memorable affair. Guests may choose to dine in the restaurant's brightly coloured interiors, on the spectacular deck above the waters or in a private dining gazebo. The open kitchen features an open tandoori bar, where guests can watch as the chefs prepare fine Indian cuisine. The food is complemented by a wine list chosen to suit the tropics, with an emphasis on light wines and champagnes. The menu, which focuses on fine Indian cuisine, delivers a diverse selection of fresh local seafood, rice biriyanis (a flavourful Indian specialty served in a clay pot) and traditional Indian specialties. A children's menu is available. The chefs will also be delighted to prepare children's portions of any dish as requested.
Reef Club is the perfect spot to savour classic Italian fare featuring fresh seafoods, pizzas and grilled meats. Guests can dine al fresco on the ocean-side deck or in the thatched roof pavilion; a free-standing bar is ideal for sundowners. Features a daily antipasti lunch buffet. A children's menu is also available.
An open-sided Maldivian-style thatched-roof pavilion facing the free-form swimming pool and lagoon, Cafe Huraa offers indoor and outdoor dining in an exotic tropical setting. A sumptuous breakfast buffet has something for everyone â€“ fresh tropical fruits and juices, cereals, homemade breads, grilled meats and vegetables and a made-to-order omelette station. The lunch menu offers a generous mix of popular dishes from East and West, featuring crisp salads, tasty sandwiches and a variety of innovative and creative meat and seafood choices. Dinner at Cafe Huraa is a fun experience. Every evening, guests can enjoy family-style Asian fare featuring a taste of traditional curries, wok-prepared noodles and fresh vegetables, as well as a selection of mouth-watering seafoods. An exclusive wine cellar offers fine wines from around the world. Adjacent to the restaurant is Huraa Barbecue, the ideal place to savour grilled seafood and succulent meat. Relax outdoors and select a freshly caught fish or lobster from the island dhoni, then watch Four Seasons chefs grill it to perfection. All dinners are accompanied by an extensive selection of homemade sauces and tasty side dishes. A children's menu is also available.
Kandu Grill is the ideal place to savour grilled seafood and succulent meat. Relax outdoors and select a freshly caught fish or lobster from the island dhoni, then watch Four Seasons chefs grill it to perfection. All dinners are accompanied by an extensive selection of sauces and side dishes.
The Poolside Bar, built into the main swimming pool, is a popular place to celebrate an invigorating dive or simply relax in the warmth of the midday sun. Tropical drinks and a light snack menu are available throughout the day.
For many guests, the evening begins at the Sunset Lounge, for enjoying the glorious sunset while sipping creative cocktails. This open-air pavilion adjoins the reception area and overlooks the jetty and spa. Piped-in music complements the relaxed mood, while a tantalising selection of tropical cocktails is offered till the early hours.
In-Bungalow Dining at Four Seasons is a fine-dining experience within the comfort and convenience of your bungalow, villa or suite. Choose from an extensive menu throughout the day, featuring western and Asian favourites. Breakfast includes an inspired selection of nutritionally balanced, healthier items, such as freshly squeezed juices, granola and egg white omelettes. Also available are set Japanese breakfasts and the English breakfast, using traditional fare for an unforgettable breakfast experience. Lunch and dinner include homestyle classics, Thai and red curry (fish, chicken or vegetable), wok-fried beef tenderloin, and choices such as lamb rogan josh. Even a midnight craving for a light salad, sandwich or pasta dish can be satisfied. An extensive selection of wines and other alcoholic beverages complements your In-Bungalow Dining experience. In addition, a children's menu and an infants' menu (for children age three or under who have been introduced to solid food) is available. The infants' menu is offered free of charge. In-Bungalow Dining is available 24 hours a day.
With an infinity edge that seems to merge with the blue horizon, the resort's freshwater swimming pool is one of the largest in the Maldives. Surrounded by a large sun deck, it features chaises longues for comfortable lounging. Attendants are ready to provide a fresh towel or a cooling spritz of mist. Pool service and a swim-up bar provides refreshments.
An oval-shaped children's pool, adjacent to the main pool, overlooks the ocean.
Maldives is known internationally as one of the world's best dive destinations. A large number of excellent dive sites, including marine-protected sites, are located near the Resort and transfers are carried out by specially equipped dive dhonis. The Resort operates its own Dive Centre, licensed by PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors). A multilingual team of dive instructors offers courses for beginners and advanced divers, as well as daily dive trips. Underwater photography and videography services are also available.
An accredited Tropicsurf instructor is available to assist with all your surfing needs.
Learn how to surf in informative and fun introductory lagoon sessions, or take a Level One Certificate Course, which will allow you to learn amongst the breaks and ride your first waves.
Whether you are a beginner or a professional, the progressive certification and instructional programme will help you attain your surfing goals. The combination of near-perfect Maldivian waves and video analysis will assist you with anything from jump-up to tube-riding skills.
Water Sports Center
Complimentary snorkels, masks, fins and non-motorised water sports equipment, such as sailboats, catamarans and state-of-the-art windsurfing gear, are available at the Water Sports Centre. Motorised water sports equipment is available for rental, and a Dive Shop is open daily for the convenience of guests who may wish to purchase equipment or accessories.
Cruise by dhoni to a nearby coral reef and explore the underwater world with the resident marine biologist. On the way back, enjoy afternoon tea at sea while engaging in a fish talk with the marine expert. The excursion takes about 1.5 hours by dhoni.
Big Game Fishing
Reel in a big tuna, sailfish or mahi mahi from the 16.7-meter High Flyer, a sport fishing boat specially designed for big game fishing on the high seas. Unmatched by any other boat in the area, the luxuriously furnished High Flyer features an 81-cm flat-screen television, surround-sound MP3 music system and other advanced amenities. Set lunches are served on board. Guests may choose a full-day (8-hour), or half-day (four-hour) charter package.
A fishing rod and some bait are all you need to participate in the sunset fishing experience. Catch one if you can, and the resort's chefs will be delighted to prepare it to your liking. The excursion takes about 2 hours by dhoni.
The Fitness Center is a state-of-the-art fitness facility featuring floor-to-ceiling windows, full-length mirrors, surround-sound music system, fitness equipment and the latest cardiovascular machines with individual flat-screen televisions.
Most island resorts have their own spa. The Island Spa at Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa has its own island. In this serene hideaway within a hideaway, you can feel as one with the ocean. Let the gentle rhythms of the earth soothe your senses, allowing cares and tensions to dissolve and wash away.
Sail in a wooden dhoni (traditional Maldivian boat) across the lagoon to the island. There, luxuriate in one of seven thatched spa pavilions that are positioned over the water, open to the ocean breezes and panoramic vistas of endless blue sky and sea. Each treatment pavilion features a viewing port in the deck so that guests enjoying a massage can contemplate the aquatic playground below.
Just as the Maldives is a world blend of cultures, from Indian to Arabic, the design of the Island Spa captures an authentic sense of place. Asian-inspired, innovative treatments rejuvenate in facilities complete with invigorating Vichy showers and oversized deep soaking tubs. Indigenous treatments pay tribute to the restorative power of marine nutrients and celebrate the therapeutic effects of aromatic oils and spices.
An open-air yoga and meditation platform faces the boundless ocean, inspiring those who practise the ancient ritual to find mental, physical and emotional balance. The Resort's resident Yogi invites you to private training sessions, customised to individual liking and needs:
• Asanas â€“ body positions
• Pranayama â€“ breathing techniques
• Dhayan â€“ concentration techniques
• Yoga nidra â€“ relaxation techniques
In-room massage and spa services
Massage treatments and manicures and pedicures can also be enjoyed in the privacy of your bungalow or suite.
Perfect Room Location & Service
We came back from Maldives today. Everything was perfect. I would like to thank your staff for location of the rooms and perfect service. All Blu Maldives staff were very helpful. Thanks for everything.
Rooms & Suites
Thatched beach pavilions and bungalows line the white sand beach at Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa, while water bungalows are built on stilts over the lagoon. From their thatched roofs and timber latticework to the beautiful white stone walls, all the architectural details are constructed by local craftsmen using indigenous materials and techniques that date back centuries, to reflect a true sense of the Maldives.
Two-Bedroom Royal Beach Villa
Beautifully reimagined and reappointed from doorstep to rooftop, the expansive, Two-Bedroom Royal Beach Villa epitomises gracious beachside comfort for families and guests requiring extra space. A secluded oasis, it features lavish outdoor living quarters with a wooden deck, large plunge pool and shaded bale. Situated next to the white
Sunset Two-Bedroom Water Suite
Enjoy unobstructed panoramas of sun, sea and sky from these lavish Sunset Two-Bedroom Water Suites with beautiful views of the sunset. With additional spaces for indoor and outdoor living, they are perfect for families. Living areas and bedrooms all embrace views of the crystal blue water, and the tranquil, pristine lagoon is at your doorstep.
Sunrise Two-Bedroom Water Suite
Enjoy unobstructed panoramas of sun, sea and sky from the lavish Sunrise Two-Bedroom Water Suites with beautiful views of the sunrise. With additional spaces for indoor and outdoor living, they are perfect for families. Living areas and bedrooms all embrace views of the crystal blue water, and the tranquil, pristine lagoon is at your doorstep.
Sunset One-Bedroom Water Suite
Sunset One-Bedroom Water Suite "float" on stilts above the sapphire waters of the Indian Ocean, open to the endless horizon. These spacious one-bedroom quarters feature such luxurious details as two private sundecks ideal for sunbathing or for a dip in the crystal-clear waters. The Sunset One-Bedroom Water Suite feature generously proportioned
Sunrise One-Bedroom Water Suite
Sunrise One-Bedroom Water Suite "float" on stilts above the sapphire waters of the Indian Ocean, open to the endless horizon. These spacious one-bedroom quarters feature such luxurious details as two private sundecks ideal for sunbathing or for a dip in the crystal-clear waters. The Sunrise One-Bedroom Water Suite feature generously proportioned
Sunset Water Bungalow
Rising on stilts above the placid waters of the lagoon, the Sunset Water Bungalow offer spectacular vistas of the sunset, offering an atmosphere of delightful seclusion. Stunningly redesigned interiors step out to a private sundeck with stairs leading down to the turquoise lagoon. The Sunset Water Bungalow offer a 39 sqm sundeck. Steps
Sunrise Water Bungalow
Rising on stilts above the placid waters of the lagoon, the Sunrise Water Bungalow offer spectacular views of the sunrise, offering an atmosphere of delightful seclusion. Stunningly redesigned interiors step out to a private sundeck with stairs leading down to the turquoise lagoon. The Sunrise Water Bungalow offer a 39 sqm sundeck. Steps
Sunrise Water Bungalow with Pool
Relax in an atmosphere of soothing seclusion. The Sunrise Water Bungalows with Pool are raised on stilts above the gorgeous turquoise lagoon and feature a private pool. This bungalow is made of stuccoed walls and a roof of Maldivian thatch, teak floors, furnishings in rattan, wicker and dark oak, and natural fabrics in light, airy colours. Enjoy
Sunset Beach Bungalow with Pool
Offering direct access to the pristine white sand beach, and now more spacious than ever before, the Sunset Beach Bungalows with Pool feature a deck with infinity-edge plunge pool and a shaded bale plus magnificent views of the sunset. Tropical foliage and mature palms create a garden setting. The Sunset Beach Bungalows with Pool with
Sunrise Beach Bungalow with Pool
Offering direct access to the pristine white sand beach, and now more spacious than ever before, the Sunrise Beach Bungalows with Pool feature a deck with infinity-edge plunge pool and a shaded bale plus magnificent views of the sunrise. Tropical foliage and mature palms create a garden setting. The Sunrise Beach Bungalows with Pool with
Sunset Family Beach Bungalow with Pool
Sunset Family Beach Bungalows with Pool feature a deck with an infinity-edge plunge pool and a shaded bale (traditional thatched hut), as well as an adjoining study with a sofabed â€“ making them ideal for families with small children travelling to the Maldives. Relax to the sound of waves on your sheltered deck, with its plunge pool,
Sunrise Family Beach Bungalow with Pool
Sunrise Family Beach Bungalows with Pool feature a deck with an infinity-edge plunge pool and a shaded bale (traditional thatched hut), as well as an adjoining study with a sofabed â€“ making them ideal for families with small children. Relax to the sound of waves on your sheltered deck, with its plunge pool, sun loungers and dining
Beach Pavilion with Pool
Just steps from the ocean, Beach Pavilions with Pool offer elegant comfort, indoors and out. They feature a spacious deck with a sparkling new plunge pool and a shaded bale embracing views of the tropical greenery. Beach Pavilions with Pool offer direct access to the white sand beach. A large, 62 sqm outdoor sundeck is complete with a