This large island seamlessly combines laid-back Maldivian life with an extensive choice of facilities.
Kuramathi is one of the Maldives’ most popular resorts and it's perfect if you're looking for variety alongside relaxation. Here, pathways weave through lush foliage, leading to the excellent facilities that are dotted around this large island. There are two oceanfront infinity pools plus a freshwater pool shaded by palm trees, and snorkelling on the house reef is possible straight from the beach.
For dining, you’ll be allocated a buffet restaurant determined by the location of your villa. We recommend upgrading to Select All Inclusive for the full choice of à la carte restaurants – including the popular Island Barbecue on the beach, Siam Garden serving up authentic Thai dishes, and fine dining at Duniye in the verdant heart of the island. Of the bars, favourites include the Sand Bar, where you can sink into a comfy beanbag with a cocktail and bury your toes in the sand, and the chic Champagne Loft.
Rooms on the island range from simply designed Garden Villas and Beach Villas nestled in abundant vegetation (but just a short walk from the beach) to Deluxe Beach Villas that face the lagoon and luxury Pool Villas that sit right at the edge of the beach. Two Bedroom Beach Houses sleep six; ideal for families or friends travelling together. For the iconic overwater experience, opt for a Deluxe Water Villa perched above the turquoise lagoon
In the North Ari Atoll
Kuoni extras -
† Kuoni is proud to be the only UK tour operator to offer Kuramathi Maldives. See booking conditions for further details. One of our representatives is based on the island. If you’re travelling by seaplane you’ll also receive access to a private lounge on arrival in Malé
Good to know
Minimum stay: 5 nights 28 Dec-02 Jan. Children need to be over 6 to dine at Kobe, Duniye, Island Barbecue, The Reef and Inguru. Group speedboat transfers are included for flight arrivals before 3.30pm (there are morning and afternoon speedboat transfers each day; seaplane transfers are available at extra cost). Arrivals after 3.30pm require an overnight stay (extra cost) at the airport hotel and a speedboat transfer the following day.
360 garden, beach and water villas
• Discover some of the 20 local dive sites* • Take a sunset cruise*.
9 à la carte restaurants, 3 buffet restaurants, 7 bars
Full Board • Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner in designated main restaurant.
Meal upgrade options (per person per night)
All Inclusive • Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner in designated main restaurant • A wide variety of alcoholic and soft drinks • Soft drinks and bottled house mineral water from minibar • High tea 3-5pm • 1 sunset cruise and 1 local island visit per stay • Windsurfing equipment (lessons at extra cost) and snorkelling equipment
Select All Inclusive • As All Inclusive, plus: • Choice of à la carte restaurants (excluding premium dishes such as lobster and private dining) • Selection of bottled wines with meals.
*Denotes local charge