May 26, 2015

Designed to rejuvenate and revitalise the mind and body.   Lux Maldives Resorts & Hotels will be launching a new wellness concierge service for guests staying in Mauritius and Maldives properties from May onwards. The service, Lux Me, will be led by health guru Stephen Price from the fitness and wellness company SP&CO. Lux Me offers tailored programmes designed to help guests improve their overall wellness during their holiday trip. The Lux Me itinerary, which includes a fitness regime and...

March 21, 2015

Maldives have achieved 2nd place in the DIVER magazine destination of the year Award. The 17th Annual award ceremony was held during the London International Dive Show on Saturday, 14 February. The Awards recognize the diving industry’s top brands; it is organized by DIVER magazine – an institution on the global diving scene for over fifty years and the most widely-read scuba magazine in the UK. Winners were voted by the readers of Diver Magazine and visitors to their website....

February 25, 2015

The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi has launched 147 NEW experiences at The Spa by Thalgo in 2015. The Spa will offer experiences infused with the ancient healing principles of the East and West, in combination with 50 years of skincare knowledge from Thalgo, a pioneer in marine scientific research. By taking nourishment from the ocean in the form of algae, sea minerals and plant extracts, Thalgo products offer the peak of skincare excellence. Not just for accentuating femininity, the ‘Male...

January 28, 2015

Jumeirah Dhevanafushi, situated in an idyllic and secluded location at the southernmost tip of the Maldives, has unveiled the ‘Island Wellness Retreat’ to help guests escape the frenzy of modern life this New Year. The four- or seven-night wellness retreat offers guests the chance to unwind and rejuvenate in paradise. On arrival to this secret hideaway in the heart of the Indian Ocean, each guest will receive a relaxing foot-massage, a couple’s detox body wrap and body scrub. Guests will...

December 5, 2014

Dusit Thani Maldives has joined forces with M-hospitality ® to deliver an innovative service that enables the resort to engage with guests prior to, during and even after their stay with a resort-branded mobile app. Specially built for iOS and Android platforms, the new service is integrated and interactive–but beyond myriad benefits to the guest, the application also drives organisational efficiency and performance. The app offers personalised guest services, allowing resort staff to engage with guests’ feedback real time, tracks...

December 2, 2014

Gasfinolhu Island is officially raising the bar for green tourism all around the world. It has become switched off all diesel power generators and switched on to solar power to become the world’s first ever 100 percent solar powered resort. Gasfinolhu located 40 minutes from Malé, which will be operated by Club Med, feature solar panels capable of producing up to 1100 Kilowatts at power peak when the island really only needs around 600 Kilowatts at peak load. “The happiest...

November 26, 2014

Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa is an exclusive luxury resort located in the North Maldives. Since its opening in August 2005 the resort has become a first choice for travelers from all over the world, looking for tranquility, comfort & privacy amidst the tropical beauty of the Maldivian Atolls. Well-known for its ultimate privacy, first class accommodation ranging from 176 m² up to 1400 m² and personalized services the island is a naturally exclusive retreat for couples and families alike....

September 30, 2014

  JA Manafaru Maldives Luxury Resort, offers an exciting adventure for the entire family including our younger guests. There is a wide range of activities and facilities designed to keep kids entertained and engaged, and parents relaxed and assured. Kids  are  invited  to   join  in  all  the   fun  and   games   of  JA  Manafaru’s dedicated Turtle Club, which offers a  schedule of daily activities for children aged 3-12, including pool games, treasure  hunts,  kids’ spa, arts  and  crafts, beach  fun, video games, guided snorkelling...

September 16, 2014

2014 is proving to be a lucky year for Kuramathi, in the Maldives with successive trophies stacking up the awards mantelpiece – its latest addition; the FSA Commendation Award 2013. This is the second win of the prestigious title, after contending with 9 competitive resorts in the Maldives. Countless thanks and gestures of gratefulness go to our team members with their strong resolution to adhere to safe, hygienic practices during food production, food preservation and storage. It is a difficult...

September 15, 2014

Maldives, 26 August 2014 – Bringing W Retreat Hotels passion for fashion to life, W Maldives amplifies the W Retreat experience to guests staying at the retreat by collaborating with highly celebrated designer, Tahir Sultan. Sultan will unveil his Spring/Summer collection at the fourth edition of Dubai Fashion Forward, the Middle East’s largest fashion extravaganza which runs from  4 to 6 October 2014. Of Kuwaiti and Indian heritage, Sultan has always been passionate about fashion. A graduate in Fashion Knits from Central Saint Martin’s School of Art & Design in London,...

September 11, 2014

The Spa and Ayurvedic Retreat at Four Seasons RESORT Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru announces an exciting new addition to its health and wellbeing offering: Antigravity Yoga. The first RESORT in Asia to offer founder Christopher Harrison’s groundbreaking and gravity-defying yoga technique, Four Seasons Resort Landaa Giraavaru Maldives has built an impressive hexagonal Yoga Pavilion – in a private jungle clearing – dedicated to the art of Antigravity Yoga. Suitable for guests aged 16 and above, Antigravity Yoga utilises hammocks, enabling participants to take yoga into the three-dimensional...

September 5, 2014

Asian & Latin Tapas @ Kanuhura Maldives Chef Jameel and his culinary team have created a wide variety of delightful Asian and Latin Tapas for you to experience in our Araam Beach Bar and Handhuvaru Bar. After an adventurous outing with our Watersports Team or whilst relaxing and taking in the views of the turquoise lagoon, discover a selection of Asian Tapas. At our Handhuvaru Bar, Chef Jameel and his culinary team presents you another side of the world withour Latin Tapas...

August 22, 2014

A house reef complete with a dedicated shipwreck is one of the outstanding features at Centara Grand Island Beach Resort & Spa Maldives, enjoyed by snorkelers, divers and even the occasional underwater wedding party, and now the resort has embarked upon a program designed to rehabilitate parts of the reef that have stopped growing and promote the growth of new coral. The program is part of Centara Grand Island’s energetic policy towards environmental conservation. Located in the South Ari Atoll in...

June 20, 2014

Guests visiting Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru between May and November now have the opportunity to become a “Manta Scientist for a Day” thanks to a unique experience devised in conjunction with The Manta Trust.Guests are warmly invited to join the scientists on board. Viewed very much as part of the team, participants will discover how to spot manta rays and whale sharks in the water; help record critical environmental information; learn how to take ID photos; join...

June 10, 2014

Established in 2006, the World Luxury Hotel Awards recognizes the worldwide luxury hotel industry and legendary hotels with respect to overall service excellence. Positioned as the pinnacle of achievement for luxury hotels worldwide, the Awards accounts for 50 categories in the luxury hotel industry.  Over 1,000 hotels from 87 countries were nominated to participate in the Awards this year. Winners were judged on service delivery and effective management voted for by International tour operators, travel agents and hotel guests.