Families can escape to their very own slice of paradise with 30 spectacular new beach
villas at Atmosphere Kanifushi – which has been awarded by World Travel Awards the
second year in a row for its stellar multi-generational holiday experience.
Atmosphere Kanifushi wins the ‘Leading Family Resort in the Maldives’ award by World Travel Awards for the second year in a row.
November 2021: World Travel Awards is recognised globally as the ultimate travel accolade,
celebrating brands that are constantly pushing the boundaries of industry excellence. Guests
and industry experts have voted for Atmosphere Kanifushi, recognising the resort’s standout
facilities, impeccable service, and its signature ‘Joy of Giving’ hospitality. Off the beaten track, Atmosphere Kanifushi is located at the secluded Lhaviyani Atoll. This classic five-star island resort is accessible by a 35-minute seaplane ride from Malé International
Already a much sought-after hideaway for families seeking some tropical bliss, Atmosphere
Kanifushi heightens the stay with additional villa categories to choose from. The two new
categories are Kanifushi Grand Pool Villa and Kanifushi Residence. Hidden beneath gently
swaying palm trees, these villas are conveniently located at the centre of the island’s unique
Kanifushi Residence fits the bill for ultimate family bonding. The ten exclusive residences come
with three bedrooms: a master bedroom, a kids bedroom and an attached nanny’s bedroom.
There is also a living cum dining room with a pantry and an entertainment room.
Outside, guests have a standout 115 sqm free form swimming pool just steps away from the
white, sandy beach and aquamarine waters beyond. The pool is a sheer delight with its elevated
sofa seating, semi-submerged sun loungers and a shallow kids area. Features like a spacious
wooden deck with table seating and a cosy Maldivian swing make this a perfectly chilled out
Kanifushi Grand Pool Villa
Designed to delight, the twenty new Kanifushi Grand Pool Villas are ideal for both families and
couples. These one-bedroom island homes (241 sqm) with open-air bathrooms and luxurious
amenities, always offer inspiring ocean views.
The veranda opens onto a tranquil garden area – where families and couples can enjoy quality
time at a 42 sqm lap pool and deck. Shaded table seating and a gazebo with a Maldivian swing
enhance the sun-soaked poolside vibe.
Mei P. Pun, the General Manager of Atmosphere Kanifushi, says: “Our gorgeous pool villas
offer the perfect holiday home for a memorable getaway. Spaciously built, these villas are the
ideal holiday home for all ages, be it families, couples, or friends. Guests can experience
delicious dine-around, activities and adventures included within the Atmosphere Kanifushi
Plan TM . There is something for everyone – magical snorkelling trips, romantic sunset cruises, live entertainment, sports and recreation, as well as a sprawling kids club with exciting daily
Additional Services To Enhance the Experience
Along with the resort’s Atmosphere Kanifushi Plan TM , which creates a fully encompassing,
hassle-free holiday experience, these new villas offer special benefits and services to please
one and all.
After the picturesque journey to the island, guests are directly taken to their villas. A seamless
check-in process at the villa ensures they can sit back and relish their welcome gifts. There is a
refreshing spread of sparkling wine or champagne (for residence guests) and fresh canapes to
kick off the vacation in style.
Villa experience also includes a fruit basket, enhanced mini bar, two additional wine bottles – all
refreshed daily. For special moments, there are complimentary fine dining experiences,
depending on the nights of stay.
Indulgences just for Kanifushi Residence guests: Families staying at the Kanifushi
Residence enjoy a one-of-a-kind dining experience. From sunrise to sunset, there’s an array of
snacks and exclusive meals to enjoy together. Days start with an optional à la carte breakfast at
THE SUNSET Bar. Then, there’s fresh coconut juice, a cookie jar, and high tea – all served in
the villa – to look forward to throughout the day. Guests can even request one complimentary
in-villa breakfast during the stay. It doesn’t get better than this!
Exclusive butler service and buggy service add to the convenience. With a host of extras
scattered throughout the stay – beach toys for kids, virgin coconut oil gifts, special turndown
service, customised pillow menu, personalised departure memento – Kanifushi Residence is an
all-ages vacation dream come true.