K Huraa

THe island of Ghazi Hassan

Huraa is an inhabited island of Male’ atoll, lying 20 km north of Male’/ Velaanaa international Airport, located in the midst of north Male surf breaks, making it one of the most accessible and affordable holiday destination.

Huraa is noteworthy in the history of Maldives as the ancestral origin of Huraa dynasty (hence the name) stemmed in the island. The founding sultan of Huraa dynasty, Sultan Ghazi Hassan Izzuddin is the grandson of Huraa Dhon Marudhuru, and the dynasty remain in power until the country declines its sultanate and embraces republic in 1968.

Its environment is greatly enriched with a mangrove swamp to the north of the island which is a proclaimed nature reserve in recognition of the fact that habitat contains particular species significant to its environment, unique vegetation and resting place for protected birds.

The geographic location of the island making easily accessible to several surfing breaks in North Male’ atoll, its rich surroundings, and modern comforts together serve travellers a varieties of pleasing and pleasurable activities ranging from snorkel with fish and sharks in its crystal clear waters, relax on the sand, head out on fishing trips, or shop local souvenirs. Moreover Huraa offers the chance of staying in a genuine Maldivian island and experience Maldivian traditions and gastronomy .

Reaching Huraa is easier as there are regular boats ferrying daily departing from southwest Male’ harbour otherwise known as Vilingili ferry terminal and takes one and half hours on the journey. Alternatively speed boats also operate between Male’ and Huraa which takes about 30 minutes to reach.

  • Restaurant
  • Convenience Store
  • Health Centre
  • Pharmacy
  • 3G Mobile Internet
  • Population 1300
  • Size 0.188 Square kilometre
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Available Services & Vendors

Ocean Vibe Guesthouse


  • Airport shuttle
  • Free Wifi
  • Beach Front
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Laundry
  • Luggage storage
  • Shared Lounge/TV Area
  • Safety deposit box
  • Family Rooms
  • Daily maid service

Other activities offered:

Huraa East Inn


  • Airport shuttle
  • Free Wifi
  • Private beach area
  • Cleaning services
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Picnic Area
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Daily maid service
  • Laundry
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Massage
  • Public transport tickets
  • Shuttle service
  • Designated Smoking Area
  • Air Conditioning
  • Allergy-free room
  • Safety deposit box
  • Gift shop
  • VIP room facilities
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • Private Check-in/Check-out
  • Luggage storage
  • Currency Exchange
  • Babysitting/child services

Other activities offered:

Maldives Dhigga Guest House


  • Airport shuttle
  • Free Wifi
  • Private beach area
  • Cleaning services
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Picnic Area
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Baby safety gates
  • Kids' Outdoor Play Equipment
  • Shared kitchen
  • Laundry
  • Daily maid service
  • Shuttle service
  • Shared Lounge/TV Area
  • Designated Smoking Area
  • Air Conditioning
  • Shops (on site)
  • Gift shop
  • Public transport tickets
  • Lockers
  • Private Check-in/Check-out
  • Luggage storage
  • Currency Exchange

Other activities offered:

Coral Retreat Maldives

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  • Free Wi-fi
  • Private beach area
  • Cleaning services
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Picnic Area
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Children television networks
  • Indoor play area
  • Babysitting/child services
  • Public Bath
  • Hot spring bath
  • Daily maid service
  • Laundry
  • Ironing service
  • Lockers
  • Private Check-in/Check-out
  • ATM/cash machine on site
  • Luggage storage
  • Currency Exchange
  • Designated Smoking Area
  • Air Conditioning
  • Soundproof Rooms
  • Bridal suite
  • VIP room facilities
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • Facilities for Disabled Guests

Other activities offered:

The Sunrise Huraa


  • Free Wifi
  • Beach Front
  • Cleaning services
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Private beach area
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Daily maid service
  • Laundry
  • Business centre
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Shared Lounge/TV Area
  • Designated Smoking Area
  • Air Conditioning
  • Safety deposit box
  • Private Check-in/Check-out
  • Luggage storage
  • Currency Exchange
  • Babysitting/child services
  • Board games/puzzles

Other activities offered:

Cozy Beach View


  • Airport shuttle
  • Free Wifi
  • Beach Front
  • Cleaning services
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Beachfront
  • Private beach area
  • Babysitting/child services
  • Daily maid service
  • Laundry
  • Mini-market on site
  • Designated Smoking Area
  • Air Conditioning
  • Safety deposit box
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • 24 hour front desk
  • Shared kitchen

Other activities offered:

Sunset Holidays


  • Airport shuttle
  • Free Wifi
  • Private beach area
  • Cleaning services
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Picnic Area
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Lockers
  • Private Check-in/Check-out
  • Currency Exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Babysitting/child services
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry
  • Shared Lounge/TV Area
  • Designated Smoking Area
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Facilities for Disabled Guests
  • Non-smoking Rooms
  • Public transport tickets

Other activities offered:

Ayaana Lodge

  • +960 978 1010

  • Airport shuttle
  • Free Wifi
  • Beachfront
  • Cleaning services
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Picnic Area
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Terrace
  • Daily maid service
  • Laundry
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Shuttle service
  • Air Conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Gift shop
  • Safety deposit box
  • Non-smoking Rooms
  • Luggage storage
  • Currency Exchange
  • Board games/puzzles

Other activities offered:

Available Ferries

MTCC

  • K Dhiffushi

  • K Thulusdhoo

  • K Huraa

  • K Himmafushi

  • Male' City Male'

  • K Gulhi

  • K Maafushi

  • K Guraidhoo


7998821

Departure Time: 7:00

MTCC

  • K Guraidhoo

  • K Maafushi

  • K Gulhi

  • Male' City Male'

  • K Himmafushi

  • K Huraa

  • K Thulusdhoo

  • K Dhiffushi


7998821

Departure Time: 7:00

MTCC

  • K Dhiffushi

  • K Thulusdhoo

  • K Huraa

  • K Himmafushi

  • Male' City Male'


7998821

Departure Time: 6:30

MTCC

  • Male' City Male'

  • K Himmafushi

  • K Huraa

  • K Thulusdhoo

  • K Dhiffushi


7998821

Departure Time: 14:30

Anax Express

  • Male' City Male'

  • K Himmafushi

  • K Huraa


9141355, 9800111

Departure Time: 09:00, 16:45, 22:00