Four Seasons Resort at Kuda Huraa is a stylish luxury hotel occupying a small island with wide, white sandy beaches fringed with palm trees. Located just 30 minutes from Male by speedboat, the island's unspoilt natural beauty together with the modern facilities offered by the resort make it an ideal hideaway for a truly relaxing holiday.
Accommodation is in 96 individual thatched villas, some of which are situated on a jetty stretching out from the beach to offer an even more idyllic setting. All villas have been constructed using local materials and techniques, offering air-conditioning and luxury amenities with many featuring private plunge pools and outdoor bathrooms.
There are four restaurants on Kuda Huraa including an elegant option serving Indian dishes on a torchlit deck, the al fresco Reef Club serving an Italian-themed menu, a casual cafe serving Western and Asian cuisine throughout the day, and a poolside restaurant serving freshly grilled seafood and meat. A light snack menu is available throughout the day at the poolside bar while the Sunset Lounge is a casual venue where guests can relax with a drink.
Facilities include an infinity-edge swimming pool with a swim-up bar, a freeform adults-only pool and a separate children's pool. There is also a state-of-the-art fitness centre and a tennis court which is situated on a neighbouring island, accessed by a short boat trip. The hotel has an excellent range of water sports, a PADI-approved dive centre and a Surf School, run by professionals who teach in the lagoon with courses for guests aged six and above. There is a surf shack where more experienced surfers can store their board and watch the latest surf movie, with six quality surf sites nearby promising some of the world’s most consistent (and warmest!) swells.
Four Seasons Resort at Kuda Huraa is excellent for families of all ages, allowing children under 12 to share their parents' room free of charge. A range of amenities are provided for youngsters including welcome amenities, special toiletries and children's menus in restaurants. Kuda Mas kids club is open to children aged 4 to 13 years old, offering an action-packed programme including outdoor activities, mini-spa days and yoga discovery classes. Babysitting services are available at an additional cost.
The Marine Discovery Centre is an interactive research and education centre which is run by a team of marine biologists, where guests can learn about the local and global marine ecosystem.
An island spa is ituated on a neighboring island (two minutes away by boat), offering an extensive range of treatments with glass-floored treatment rooms allowing guests to observe the sea life whilst the masseuse works her magic - truly relaxing!
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Children: Children are most welcome with under 12s staying free of charge when sharing with 2 adults. There is a complimentary children's club for children aged 4 to 12 year olds.
Transfers: Four Seasons Resort at Kuda Huraa is accessibly by a speedboat transfer of approximately 25 minutes. Please note that resort time is one hour ahead of official Maldives time.
Complimentary Facilities: Swimming pool, 24-hour gym and fitness centre, non-motorised watersports such as kayaking, windsurfing and sailing, snorkeling, sunrise yoga sessions, interactive Marine Discovery Centre with turtle rearing, table tennis, board games and darts. There is twice daily housekeeping with a turndown service, a pillow menu and a daily supply of fresh fruit, drinking water, coffee and tea.
Facilities Available at a Local Charge: Spa treatments, diving, watersports such as catamaran sailing, waterskiing, banana rides, water sports tuition, surf school.
Meal Arrangements: Bed and breakfast, half board and full board options are available and are recommended.
Check In/Out: Guests are asked to check in at 2pm and out at 12 noon.
All accommodation options have Maldivian thatched roofs with teak flooring inside and furnishings in rattan, wicker and oak. Bungalows, suites and pavilions feature a plasma TV with satellite channels, an AV system with DVD plater and MP3 cable, and complimentary Wi-Fi.There is a twice-daily housekeeping service with evening turndown and a range of drinks and snacks provided on a daily basis including fresh fruit, water, tea and coffee.
Beach Pavilion with Pool: Just steps from the beach, these villas have views of the lagoon and have a private plunge pool on the furnished sun deck. There is an air-conditioned bedroom with a king size bed or two twin beds, a living area and a full bathroom with an outdoor shower. Maximum occupancy: 2 adults + 1 child or 3 adults. (45sqm)
Sunrise/Sunset Beach Bungalow with Pool: With direct access to the beach, these bungalows nestle in private gardens with palm trees and tropical foliage. They have a private plunge pool on a sheltered deck with sun loungers and a dining table for two. There is an air-conditioned bedroom with king size bed or two twin beds, a living area and a full bathroom with an outdoor shower. Maximum occupancy: 2 adults + 2 children or 3 adults. (63sqm)
Sunrise/Sunset Water Villa with Pool: Set on stilts over the lagoon with sunrise and ocean views, these bungalows have a private pool on the furnished sun deck, over-water hammocks, steps into the lagoon and a sea-level platform with an outdoor shower. There is an air-conditioned bedroom with a king size bed or two twin beds, a living area with a daybed and a full bathroomr. Maximum occupancy: 2 adults + 2 children or 3 adults + 1 child. (Interior: 70sqm, Exterior: 113sqm)
Sunrise/Sunset Family Beach Bungalow with Pool: With direct access to the beach and views of the lagoon, these bungalows feature an infinity-edge plunge pool on a sheltered deck with sun loungers as well as a traditional thatched living area. The air-conditioned bedroom has a king size bed or two twin beds, a living area with a daybed and a full bathroom with an outdoor shower. There is also an adjoining study with a sofa bed, desk and TV. Maximum occupancy: 2 adults + 3 children or 3 adults + 1 child. (75sqm)
Sunrise/Sunset Two Bedroom Water Suite with Pool: Set on stilts over the lagoon with sunset views, these spacious suites have a private pool on the furnished sun deck, over-water hammocks, steps into the lagoon and a sea-level platform with an outdoor shower. There is an air-conditioned, comfortably furnished living area and two king size bedrooms, each with a full bathroom. Maximum occupancy: 4 adults + 2 children or 4 adults. (Interior: 169sqm, Exterior: 199sqm)
Sunrise/Sunset Three Bedroom Water Suite with Pool: These suites are similar to the Two Bedroom Water Suites but with an extra twin bedroom, also with an en suite bathroom. Maximum occupancy: 6 adults + 2 children or 6 adults. (Interior: 240sqm, Exterior: 278sqm)
Two Bedroom Royal Beach Villa: This spacious and luxurious villa is steps away from the beach and has views of the lagoon. It has a private sundeck with a plunge pool, shaded daybed and a traditional Maldivian swing. There is an air-conditioned living area and two bedrooms with en suite bathrooms and outdoor showers, one with a king size bed and the other with twin beds. The master bedroom has a spapool in the private courtyard. Maximum occupancy: 2 adults + 4 children or 6 adults. (197sqm)