Atmosphere Kanifushi lies in an expansive lagoon of turquoise hues surrounded by a long uninterrupted stretch of pristine white sandy beach dotted with loungers, bean bags and beach huts. The resort is accessible via a short and scenic 30-minute seaplane transfer from Male International Airport.
The resort includes 132 detached villas and suites in four categories, each separated by lush tropical vegetation with direct access to the white sandy beach beyond. Starting with the Sunset Beach Villas – some of the largest entry-level beach villas in the Maldives – they come complete with spacious interiors, open-air bathrooms, luxurious amenities and in-villa services. At the very end of the island, adjacent to a private sandbank, lies the romantic and exclusive Sunset Pool Villas, each with a private lagoon facing an elevated 30m2 pool.
The perfect holiday plan
The uniquely formulated premium all-inclusive holiday plan, ‘Platinum Plus’, includes all-day dining, a variety of snacks and light meals at the pool bars during the day and evenings. Guests can also enjoy premium brands of alcohol including beers, over 80 labels of premium wines from around the world, unlimited signature cocktails as well as other beverages and selections of tea and coffee. The plan also includes a range of activities at the Recreation Centre; floodlit tennis court, fully equipped gymnasium, complimentary selection of non-motorised water sports and unlimited snorkelling excursions. Other services include: an in-villa minibar replenished twice daily with beer, wine, soft drinks and other goodies.
An array of culinary options
Kanifushi offers guests a number of food outlets, each with its own atmosphere and culinary journey. The main restaurant ‘The Spice’ hosts a variety of theme nights and offers expansive buffets, grills and live cooking stations. The main pool bar, ‘The Liquid’ offers an array of exotic cocktails and beverages along with mouth-watering snacks and light meals during the day. ‘The Sunset’, home to the resort’s adults-only pool bar, offers stunning infinity pool views, and in the evening converts into a Mediterranean Asian fusion restaurant. Kanifushi’s culinary exploration continues with the resort’s authentic Japanese restaurant – ‘Teppanyaki Grill’, together with the award-winning gourmet vegetarian restaurant ‘Just Veg by Atmosphere’ – open for lunch and dinner – guests at Kanifushi are somewhat spoilt for choice.
Other activities include a PADI Certified Dive & Watersports Centre, with a team of multi-lingual professionals ready to take you exploring the magical waters of the Maldives, and a blissfully tranquil Garden Spa Complex – Akiri Spa by Mandara.