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Kuda Huraa in The Maldives. What is it really like?


Kuda Huraa is a private coral island facing the Indian Ocean and around 25 minutes by speedboat from Male airport. The island contains only the Four Seasons resort. In this short series of photographs one can begin to understand the sheer simple beauty of this island and its changing seasons. It is not only the physical beauty of the island but if there is a better resort hotel in the world then it is well hidden.

Each day a walk around the island before breakfast takes perhaps 15 minutes. The food is beyond brilliant with numerous creations put together by head chef Matt Bilinski. The plate of Dragon Fruit arrived unannounced and unasked for. The bar situated in The Indian Ocean has to be the best bar in the world to observe the sunsets. There are many turtles being expertly cared for in the Turtle Rehabilitation unit before being released back into the sea. The views in these photographs are neither selected nor artifical in any way. This is what the island really looks like.

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Kuda Huraa Beach

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Sunset at Kuda Huraa

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The Infinity pool

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Morning arrives at the Infinity Pool

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A Turtle says hello

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Turtle Sand Sculpture

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Kuda Huraa Beach

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The Bar at The Four Seasons Resort in The Indian Ocean

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Tranquil beach and sea Kuda Huraa

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Kuda Huraa Sunset

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A typically busy beach at Kuda Huraa

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Maldives does have some weather patterns

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DragonFruit prepared by Matt Bilinski

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Even Kuda Huraa has clouds sometimes

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