Festive Celebrations at Kurumba Maldives 2016 – 2017

Kurumba Maldives is ready to celebrate Christmas and New Year, paradise style! With a series of gastronomic experiences, presented by our Executive Chef Glen Cooper and his culinary team, guests can enjoy a varied selection of delicacies and classy, cosmopolitan events.

The festive events include unique activities such as wine tastings set in the sparkling blue lagoon, cocktail mixology classes and cooking demonstrations. For kids, a fashion show, a gingerbread competition and a visit from Santa himself along with many other activities will keep them entertained throughout this special period.

On Christmas Eve, dinner in Thila will showcase an exciting and vibrant buffet complete with live cooking stations, followed by entertainment at Kandu Bar, which is not to be missed!

Festive season, Kurumba Maldives
Kurumba Maldives

On Christmas Day, our team will perform the classic Christmas Carols at Kandu Bar – an annual tradition – and for the children, a kids party will be organized at the poolside to meet the one and only: Santa.

Festive season, Kurumba Maldives
Kurumba Maldives

On Boxing Day (26th December) a special barbecue will be organized by the poolside for a more informal treat.

Festive season, Kurumba Maldives
Kurumba Maldives

On New Year’s Eve, the theme “White Party” will take center stage; glamorously dressed guests will walk down the red carpet, starting the celebrations with bubbles. A comprehensive and lavish buffet will be served in Thila. Entertainment during dinner and a few surprise performances will culminate with a fabulous awards ceremony, especially for guests, including categories such as “Best Dressed”, as well as a raffle draw. The party will move into Kandu Bar as the night progresses, with songs from one of the most popular live bands in the Maldives and a mixture of classics and best tunes from our resident DJ.

Festive season, Kurumba Maldives
Festive season, Kurumba Maldives

Welcome 2017 with a complimentary New Year’s Day recovery brunch served from 8.00am until 2.30pm.

Orthodox Christmas dinner will take place on 6th January, served in Thila with a focus on fresh seafood followed by entertainment in Kandu Bar with a live band.

Kurumba Maldives is celebrating the success of 2016 and will bring in 2017 in their own exceptional style.

Festive season, Kurumba Maldives
Festive season, Kurumba Maldives

For further information, please check:
//www.kurumba.com/festive-season-2016

Or email us directly at [email protected]

Festive Fun on Kuramathi

We are fast approaching the end of the year 2015 and it has been a great year so far. Nothing says it best like the Festive Program Kuramathi loves to plan at the end of December. With fun and exciting programs for both adults and children alike, Festive fun is guaranteed this year as well.

Kuramathi Island Resort

The program starts with the classics such as sunset cruise aided with local drummers performing in the middle of the ocean. A cocktail party is also held at Dhoni Bar to toast during Christmas Eve in a secluded destination as Maldives where sand white beaches act as the typical snowflake. The evening then sets off to whet the appetites with a very deliciously spread Gala Buffet in Haruge and Malaafaiy restaurants. Sports events are also held during this 9 day agenda, where football, volleyball and beach Olympics test the mettle of all the mighty contenders.

Kuramathi Island Resort

Kuramathi Island Resort

Kuramathi Island Resort

Cooking classes, and demonstrations of coconut plucking, handicraft lessons to weave palm fronds also make their way into the Festive Program this year. New Year countdown take place at Fung Bar on 31st December to bid farewell to the year 2015 and to welcome 2016 with pomp and merriment.

Join us this year to make Festive fun in Kuramathi a memorable one.

Kuramathi Island Resort

Anantara and Naladhu Maldives Invites you to a Merry Festive Season

Eat, drink, relax and be merry above and below the water with Anantara and Naladhu Maldives this festive season

Imagine spending the festive season this year in the world famous paradise of the Maldives. Picture yourself relaxing where the water is 29 degrees all year round, in a private sanctuary with or without a private pool, a step away from silky sands or perched directly above the azure Indian Ocean. Welcome to Anantara and Naladhu in the Maldives, where a festive escape in the sun and dreams of a white sand celebration are paired with memories for a lifetime across our resorts in Baa Atoll and South Malé Atoll.

A wide array of accommodation choices are complimented by the perfect festive experience at Anantara Kihavah Villas, Anantara Dhigu, Anantara Veli and Naladhu Maldives. Enjoy a Christmas Eve buffet dinner, serenaded by Atoll Angels Choir in Kihavah as well as Anantara Dhigu and Veli, where renowned African-American jazz and blues singer Coco York will also entertain guests with her resounding voice and captivating stage presence.

Create a Christmas snapshot that tells an unforgettable tale of Indian Ocean adventure with an “Underwater Photo Shoot”. Dive or snorkel into crystal clear waters and experience a thematically surreal world beneath the shimmering surface, where tropical fish swim around Anantara’s eco-friendly underwater Christmas trees made from coral. Unable to resist the fun and events, Santa Claus will also be making unusual entrances the delight guests young and old with presents and good cheer.

Anantara Veli Resort & Spa
Anantara Veli Resort & Spa

At Ananatara Kihavah, spoil yourselves with a connoisseur experience of dazzling ocean marine life without ever entering the water. Descend to Kihavah’s exclusive and signature underwater restaurant and wine cellar, Sea, for a gourmet dining experience like no other as kaleidoscopic sea creatures glide gracefully beyond the glass, in full view of the underwater coral Christmas tree.

Ushering in a new dawn and a new year full of adventures, in welcoming 2015 Anantara Kihavah will be bringing the Spice and Silk Routes to the island with dishes and decorations inspired by traders over the decades to a backdrop of modern Bollywood entertainment and midnight fireworks.

At our cluster of three resorts in South Malé Atoll, just 35 minutes by speedboat from Malé, at Anantara Veli the adults-only guests enjoy a “Simply White” themed night of sparkling elegance and entertainment, releasing lanterns into the sky at midnight. At Anantara Dhigu families, friends and couples can choose their favourite character from The Jungle Book and enjoy the “Bare Necessities of Life” to colourful decorations and delectable treats, counting down to fireworks as the clock strikes 12. Across the lagoon at Naladhu Maldives, Captain’s Table is the theme for a night of reverie and revelry under a star studded sky that will be illuminated with a firework display of unimaginable colours.

Spend the festive season in paradise and choose your dream experience at your choice of Anantara resorts and Naladhu Maldives.

Reservations can be made by contacting the Maldives Central Reservations office on [email protected]