Atmosphere Kanifushi

5* out of 5 stars

Find yourself transported to paradise on a luxury beachfront holiday to Atmosphere Kanufushi. Stand-alone villas scattered along the cerulean waters' edge make up the landscape of this charming resort while a host of amenities ensure that your stay will be filled with magical moments destined to be remembered forever. The 162 villas and suites found at the resort stretch along a two kilometre lagoon and come equipped with everything you need to enjoy a comfortable stay.

Rooms all offer direct access to the beach so you can wind down and wake up to the calming sounds of the ocean tide. As well as making full use of their tropical surroundings, all of the villas and suites come complete with a range of modern conveniences including 32” flat screen satellite televisions and iPod docks so you can tune in to your holiday playlist.

The Clubhouse allows guests to stay active with tennis courts and beach volleyball, as well as a state-of-the-art gymnasium. For those seeking more laid-back pursuits, the Akiri Spa by Mandara is on hand to provide salubrious health and beauty treatments including the amazing Ayurveda therapy, all administered by skilled professionals in spacious treatment rooms. You'll also find a steam room, sauna and jacuzzi to complete the full holistic experience.

Atmosphere Kanifushi Maldives is delighted to offer the Kanifushi Plan™, a premium All Inclusive holiday plan that enhances the typical 5-star Maldivian resort experience and one of our top picks for All Inclusive resorts. Upon arrival at the airport, members of the Atmosphere Team will escort you to the resort; the same also goes for departure. You'll even have access to a lounge at the sea plane terminal.

Breakfast, lunch and dinner can be taken at The Spice restaurant while The Liquid and The Sunset Pool Bars offer complimentary snacks throughout the day. Just Veg, the only fully vegetarian restaurant in the Maldives, is also included in the package for dinner. One special a la carte meal is also allocated during your stay at The Sunset restaurant. Of course, all beverages including alcohol are also provided as part of the deal, including premium spirits, cocktails and an international wine selection. Your mini-bar, stocked with beer, wine, soft drinks and a selection of snacks is replenished twice daily.

All guests staying a minimum of 4 nights receive one complimentary à la carte fine-dining experience per guest at the following Specialty Restaurants for dinner: The Sunset or Pier Six. If guests stay for 14 nights they receive two meals per stay.

Kanifushi Plan™ inclusions: Arrival and departure escort; arrival airport lounge access; breakfast, lunch & dinner at Spice restaurant; one complimentary à la carte fine dining experience per guest per stay of 4 nights or more at specialty restaurants The Pier Six or The Sunset; daytime snacks and fish & chips daily from 5pm - 7pm at The Liquid and Sunset Pool Bar; street style snacks & drinks at Ceylon Bliss 5pm - 9m; a la carte lunch at Sunset Pool Bar; tea & coffee at Marrakech 6pm -11pm; lunch & dinner on pre-booking at Just Veg; one à la carte fine-dining experience with choice of specialty restaurants (min four night stay, other restrictions may apply); premium alcoholic drinks at Spice, The Liquid, The Sunset & Just Veg; unlimited cocktails, mocktails, soft drinks, tea & coffee, spirits & beer menu; premium wines; nightly music & DJ night; sunset fishing once per stay; one excursion per guest; kids club access; club house sports & recreation access; non-motorized water sports with dive & sail; unlimited snorkelling excursions; in-villa minibar replenished twice daily; 45 minute spa treatment for stays of 4 nights or more (increasing to as much as four 45 minute spa treatments depending on length of stay); 20% discount on first two regular dives per guest.



Sunset Beach Villa

Sunset Beach Villas - (64 Villas - 100 m²) Some of the largest entry level beachfront villas in the Maldives. Elegantly designed with guest comfort in mind; high ceilings & open-air bathrooms. The sunset beach villas are nestled along the long stretch of beach with each individual villa having direct beach access just few meters in front of their large open-air veranda. Ideal for honeymoon couples.

Kanifushi Beach Villa with Pool

These exclusive holiday homes effortlessly blend the allure of island life with the convenience of modern amenities. Each secluded villa boasts expansive private outdoor spaces, exquisitely designed interiors, making them an ideal choice for a tropical retreat.

Unwind cocooned in lush greenery and enjoy direct access to the beach, with uninterrupted views of the Indian Ocean. Each villa also comes with a brand new 30m² private pool for your relaxation and leisure.

Water Villa

Water Villa - Perched over a stunning turquoise lagoon, these water villas offer an elegant retreat close to nature. Carefully curated interiors offer lush amenities, cosy furnishing and indulgent touches. Wake up to uninterrupted ocean vistas, lounge on your private wooden sundeck and dip into the lagoon to explore the fascinating underwater world. Villa measures 105m2. 

Sunset Beach Villa with Pool

(10 Villas - 192 m²) These signature villas are the pride of the Atmosphere Kanifushi. Located at the northern-most tip of the island allowing for space and exclusivity, the sunset pool villas offer exclusivity and truly are a cut above the rest offering the best ultimate luxury island holiday! With an expansive outdoor private area, including a large veranda, each individual villa has a private pool of 30 m² complete with sun loungers. In addition to the above, the villa provides direct beach access overlooking the vast azure lagoon of Kanifushi Island. With an expansive outdoor private area, including a large veranda, each individual villa has a private pool of 30 m² complete with sun loungers. In addition to the above, the villa provides direct beach access overlooking the vast azure lagoon of Kanifushi Island.

Sunset Water Villa with Pool

Stretching along the northern end of the island, these indulgent villas offer ultimate overwater luxury, with contemporary interiors, expansive ocean views, a luxurious bathroom and world class amenities. Enjoy the outdoors on the wooden deck with a generous 20 m² private pool, relaxing loungers and a crystal-clear lagoon available for a dip anytime. Villa measures 125m2.

Kanifushi Grand Pool Villa

A sense of serenity envelopes you in these special one-bedroom villas with sweeping oceanfront views. The stunning lap pool with a fabulous poolside setup invites you to lounge, laze and soak in the refreshing tropical vibes.

Interiors feature a high wooden ceiling, classic décor and plush furnishing. An airy, luxurious bathroom with a deep alfresco bathtub complete your indulgent experience here. Perfect for couples and young families.

Two Bedroom Sunset Family Beach Villa

(18 Villas - 200 m²) Classed as some of the largest Beach Family Villas in the Maldives, these 18-sets of interconnecting Beach Villas provided with separate outdoor access prove ideal for guests holidaying with families. The Sunset Family Villas boast a larger combination of indoor & outdoor space than the stand-alone Sunset Beach Villas, as well as being located closer to the main restaurant and sports complex and kid’s club for guest convenience.

Common features: Queen sized bed; over-sized day bed; direct beach access; whirlpool bathtub; private outdoor areas; bathroom amenities; air conditioner; ceiling fan, tea & coffee facilities; safety box, Wi-Fi access, DVD player; 32” flat screen TV; Satellite TV & Surround Sound system; iPod dock.

Kanifushi Residence

A dream family hideaway amidst pristine beach and towering palms. Complete with a living and dining room with a pantry, an entertainment room, and two bedrooms – a master bedroom, a kids bedroom with twin beds and an attached nanny’s bedroom. This sprawling residence with extra privacy is ideal for large families, groups who want to share a common space, and multi-generational travellers.

Designed to delight, the standout 115 m²  free form swimming pool comes with elevated sofa seating, semi-submerged sun loungers and a shallow kids area. A spacious wooden deck with table seating and a Maldivian swing create the perfect chilled out spot for family moments.


  • All Inclusive Dine-Around Option
  • Babysitting Facilities
  • Butler Service
  • Dive Sites
  • Early Check-in & Late Check-out
  • Floating Breakfasts Available
  • Inter-leading Rooms Available
  • PADI Dive School
  • PCR Centre on Island
  • Pool Villas
  • Private Beach
  • Seaplane Transfer
  • Spa
  • Teens Club
  • Tennis Courts
  • Villas with Pool

Food & Drink

Just Veg

A pure Vegetarian restaurant, a FIRST in the Maldives, serving delightful vegetarian cuisine from the Mediterranean, Arabic, Indian regions along with a special menu specifically for Jain Cuisine. Open for Lunch & Dinner as a part of the Platinum Plus All-Inclusive Plan; JUST VEG redefines contemporary non-meat cuisine by experimenting with original and surprising flavor combinations. It aims to elevate 100% meat-free cookery to a new high, which will delight the discerning palates of all tastes, whether it is a devout vegetarian or a committed carnivore!

Teppanyaki Grill

An authentic Teppanyaki experience! Guests share a table surrounding a large hot plate, where a theatrical chef whirl, twirl, juggle, flip & flame raw ingredients into a delectable dinner! Delectable set menus offer outstanding value; where diners can choose from a range of fresh meat or seafood along with soup, rice and vegetable preparations. Chilled or hot sake is a must on the side!

The Liquid

The main bar, with its large 50 meter pool overlooking the vast deep blue sea beyond; serves an array of exotic cocktails, premium alcohol, a wide selection of wines from world-over. The liquid hosts many theme nights, and special disco nights and live performances throughout the year! Probably, the most favored location on the island, to unwind, absorb & embrace the stress-free Maldivian environment!

The Spice

The restaurant serves a wide variety of quality world cuisine, buffet style including action stations & a grill. The restaurant will serve all wines, spirits, beer as per the Platinum Plus plan, in addition to the cuisine and is open for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

The Sunset

A spacious bar with sandy floors and an Adults Only pool that overlooks the Sunset Side of the Island, during the day hosts spectacular views of the turquoise lagoon and the horizon beyond, serves light meals and lunch during the day! In the evening; features a fine dining experiences as our Specialty Restaurant serving specialty fusion cooking, showcasing the best of Asian & Mediterranean cuisine with a touch of exotic grilled meats.

The Pier Six

A specialty seafood fine dining experience set over the water. Pier Six offers inspired seafood dishes, including delicacies like Tuna Tataki with Mango Salsa, Crab and Chives Dumplings, and local specials, such as the Banana Leaf Wrapped Steamed Reef Fish. The eclectic menu offers something for every palate. Choose from gluten-free and vegan options as well as delicious beef and chicken dishes. You can even order grills from the Japanese Teppanyaki menu.

Lantern Bar

Experience glorious sunset hues and ease into the night in the lantern-lit ambience, watching stars appear in the night sky. Guests can savour flavourful vegetarian platters that reimagine iconic Asian dishes with an artistic flair. Picture spring rolls and kebabs, crostini and falafels, all served with handmade dips and sides. Complementing the dishes are a collection of ‘Elixirs’ – delicious, healing mocktails prepared by an Ayurvedic doctor that not just woo the taste buds but also leave the body nourished and rejuvenated.

Ceylon Bliss

Almost in the middle of the island, tucked amongst the dense trees, Ceylon Bliss is a hidden gem. Come here for Happy Hour, choose one of the swings, and enjoy typical Sri Lankan street food while listening to the waves and watching the sunset.