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Kuredu Island Resort

4 stars

Maldives, Indian Ocean

For your diving & liveaboard holiday to Maldives - Indian Ocean, Kuredu Island Resort is in Lhaviyani Atoll and has an excellent choice of Maldives islands style resort hotel accommodation with 9 room categories, wide dining and leisure options and first class diving. There is much to do for the active and families. Access to over 50 dives suitable for all levels, it offer excellent value.

Lhaviyani Atoll 80 miles north of Male a 45-minute seaplane journey.

Garden Bungalows are located amidst tastefully landscaped gardens a few steps back from the beach. They have a part open-air shower room and facilities include CD-player, Tea & Coffee making facility, air conditioning, ceiling fan, mini-bar, safe, telephone, beach towels, a wooden terrace and sun beds. Beach Bungalows are similar to Garden Bungalows but with a beach front location.

Beach Villas 60m2 have a spacious bedroom and sitting area, a small garden and are exquisitely furnished with wrought iron furniture, romantic open-air bathrooms, walk in shower and feature a furnished verandah. They have four poster beds, air conditioning, ceiling fan, mini-bar, safe, telephone, sun beds, hair-drier, kimono, CD, 32 inch flat screen LCD colour televisions and tea/coffee making facility. including verandah and bathroom. 

Jacuzzi Beach Villas are similar to Beach Villas but additionally have a spacious secluded garden with a wooden deck and a Jacuzzi. Sangu Water Villas built on wooden stilts over the crystal clear waters of the lagoon are also available.

Restaurants (clients are allocated restaurants according to room category), coffee shop, three speciality restaurants (supplement payable) and a choice of bars. There are 2 large swimming pools with sundeck and one children's pool; regular day time activities and evening entertainment; gift shop; TV room and library. A wide range of sports facilities are available for the active guest including a 6-hole pitch & putt Golf Course and the full length Driving Range and Pro Shop where you can rent or purchase golf clubs and a Bar. The Golf Course is open some evenings until 22h00 and is flood-lit. There is a fully equipped air-conditioned gym with a multi-station work out machine, tread mills, exercise bicycles, dumbbells and bell bars. A flood lit Tennis Court with international standards. Volleyball on the beach is organised daily. Football, Badminton, Table Tennis, giant chess, pool tables, table football, darts and chess are other popular sport activities. Watersports including parasailing, water-skiing/wakeboarding, banana and blast rides, pedaloes & canoes, windsurfing, kitesurfing and cCatamaran sailing is available. There are also shops and the Duniye Spa offering an exquisite range of treatments.

All Inclusive Package
Breakfast, lunch and dinner is taken in the Main Restaurant. Afternoon tea or Nescafe is served in the Akiri Bar. These beverages will be served by the glass only; mineral water, soft drinks, red and white table wine, canned or draught beer, canned fruit juices, Campari, Three ships Whiskey, Old Buck Gin, Romanoff Vodka, Bacardi Rum, Mainstay cane, Chateau VO brandy, or similar. air-conditioned gym, badminton, beach games, darts, jogging, music entertainment, snorkelling introduction, video and slide-photo shows, volleyball, one free sunset cruise excursion, free use of windsurfing equipment (for experienced surfers) and canoes.

PADI 5+ Resort ProDivers diving centre on site. 2 tank boat dives run early morning, lunchtime and night dives are available. Independent diving is available on the house reef for qualified divers. A choice of more than 50 dive sites between 10 and 60 minutes boat ride. Small boat numbers of 10-14 per boat with only one boat diving is allowed at each site. Diving in the Lhaviyani Atoll is considered by many as the best diving in the Maldives with Kuredu Express as one of the best dive sites in the world.  A great variety of diving including calm and current, channel crossings, cave, walls and 3 wrecks (one on the house reef) and excursions to nearby Baa and Noonu atolls. Technical diving is available with Re-breather courses, semi-closed and closed. A specialist snorkeling centre offering intro to snorkelling courses, guided tours, half and full day boat excursions as well as night snorkelling. More >

Prices (7 nights) from:  Low   High 
Kuredu Island  £1249  £1896 


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Fact File

Diving Conditions

House Reef Shore Diving Boat Diving Liveaboard Wreck Diving Tech Diving






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Best Time: Dec-April (Summer/NE
monsoon) & June-Oct (SW current)

Average Air temps: 28-30°C
Average Water temps: 28-30°C

Visibility: 20-30m + (varies
depending on season & sites).

Top Dive Sites: Too many to
mention. Each island offers
short distance to dive sites,
excellent house reefs. Sites
for all levels. More >

Liveaboard Itineraries More >

Great Reasons to Dive in Maldives

  • Clear visibility.
  • Vast number of dive sites.
  • Chance to see Manta Whales
    & Whale Sharks  in Summer months, on the SW side.
  • Large schooling pelagics.
  • 3*,4* & 5* island resorts
  • Liveaboards with free places for whole boat bookings.



Dive Holidays Sportif

Sportif Dive is a specialist tour operator offering a wide range of diving holidays all over the world. Our choice of destinations is extensive from established locations in the Red Sea, Maldives, Caribbean and the Far East to the exotic and unusual such as Rodrigues Island in the Indian Ocean, Wakatobi, Truk, Palau, South America & the Pacific. Whether you are looking to for a Learn to Dive course, group expedition or trip of a lifetime we can help. With over 30 years experience and a personal approach, we can advise on the ideal location to suit your needs, at a price to suit your budget.

Our extensive knowledge of the destinations means we can recommend the right location for you. Our diving centres are selected for their excellent standards of service and safety. Whatever your priority, whether starting out or wishing to dive a technically challenging site we can recommend a range of options offering the best diving for when you wish to travel. We can organise all your travel arrangements for you, pre-book equipment and diving packages in advance to maximise your time when you get there.

As an independent tour operator, we select only the hotels, liveaboards and diving centres that offer the best standards and quality of service but at the right price. Without the overheads of a large mass market operator, we can offer the best value diving holidays often with great discounts and special offers.

Our consultants have many years experience in travel and are divers. They are able to closely match your needs and take time to recommend from a carefully selected range of accommodation and diving packages. With first hand knowledge, they are passionate about diving and travel and providing the perfect holiday for you.

Sportif also have a specialist multisport division offering instruction and rental packages for windsurfing, kitesurfing and surfing. Our specialist centres are located in some of our diving resorts, often minutes from the Dive Centre for easy coordination of activities. Packages offered included taster and learn to right through to intensive coaching weeks up to expert level. Children can start from 8 years.

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