Kurumba Maldives: Beachfront Deluxe Bungalow

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Entrance to our room – Bungalow 253

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Beachfront Bungalow

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Beachfront Bungalow

View of our room from the outside. Veranda has outdoor table and chairs as well as outdoor daybed perfect for daytime reading.

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Beachfront with our designated sunbeds + Kurumba reusable bag to keep our borrowed snorkeling gears

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Each bungalow has outdoor table and chairs.

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Outdoor daybed.

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This is the ashtray and trash bin just along our beach front.

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King-sized bed with super comfy pillows and linens

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A cute stuffed dolphin to remind us about being environmentally friendly with our towels and linens.

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Beautiful high ceiling.  Ceiling fan is available in case the a/c is not enough on really hot days – not that we ever needed during our stay.


Day bed next to the desk

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TV with DVD player.

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This is the area behind the bed where the mini bar, vanity table and closet are located.  To the left is access to the indoor and outdoor shower.


Room mini bar along with the coffee, tea and hot chocolate-making facilities.

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The complimentary items are the 2 1-liter bottles of water (of course), Nespresso pods, milk assorted packets instant coffee, creamer and sugar and green tea as well as Van Houten hot chocolate packs and cookies.  These complimentary items are replenished twice a day – during the day during housekeeping clean up and evening during turndown service.

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So in love with the Nespresso coffee machine and the Nespresso pods they generously refill at least twice a day.

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Addicted to the Van Houten hot chocolate packets…I am not ashamed to say I snuck them (as well as my remaining unused Nespresso pods!) into my luggage twice a day for my supply back home 🙂

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Next to the mini bar is the closet where we have 2 bathrobes, beach slippers, the iron and ironing board.

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Hangers, laundry bags, hair dryer and a large beach bag (to carry the beach towels and snorkeling gears we borrowed from the recreation center)

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Vanity table where the “Make your own cocktail bar” is also located (this includes cocktail mixer/shaker, assorted cocktail glasses and cocktail mix guide).

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This is the other side of the door along the closet hall.

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Bathroom has double vanity, indoor and outdoor shower and a bathtub. Ample bath towels, hand towels and face towel provided as well toiletries including facial tissue and cotton balls.

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This lavatory is the main one we used everyday.


Molton Brown amenities – love the scent (a mix of vanilla and coconut that just soothes and relaxes).

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Kurumba provides decent shaving kit for men (I say decent because this is still disposable razor but one that is really cute).

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This is one of the doors that lead to the outdoor shower.

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The indoor bathtub with view of the outdoor shower.

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Outdoor shower and bamboo rack for wet clothes.

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The other side of the huge bathroom which has the laundry basket, water closet as well as the other vanity complete with handsoap and cotton balls/pads and facial tissue.

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The water closet.

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Perfect view of the sea and sand from inside our room.  Our little piece of heaven.

Each room (regardless of room category) has assigned outdoor sunbeds with the room number so you’re always assured of having a sunbed to use anytime of the day.

Our room was perfect mainly because the other beachfront bungalows on both sides were a few meters away so it was like having our own private beachfront.and our room was also close to one of the outdoor water gazebos which made it perfect for taking photos of the beautiful sunrise or sunsets everyday.


Stunning Sunrise on the morning of our anniversary

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View from our sunbeds…one of the outdoor water gazebos that surround the island resort.