Holiday Island Resort wins Holidaycheck Award 2018
Holiday Island Resort and Spa has won the Holidaycheck Award 2018.
The resort won the award with 93 percent recommendations and a 5.3 out of 6 rating.
Owned and operated by leading local resort operator Villa Hotels and Resorts, Holiday Island sits on South Ari Atoll and is accessible by a 30-minute domestic flight from the main Velana International Airport.
Featuring beachfront accommodation, the resort offers various water sports and boat excursions. The beach bungalows at Holiday Island have a private terrace with sun beds, where guests can enjoy views of the Indian Ocean.
Guests can go on an excursion around the island, or a dolphin and whale watching trip. Activities include diving, sailing and water skiing. The resort also has a gym, sauna, and beach volleyball facilities.
Buffet meals with western and oriental cuisines are served at the restaurant, while the coffee shop offers an à la carte menu and hot beverages. Nightly live entertainment is provided at the 24-hour main bar.
HolidayCheck Awards, the highly sought after tourism prize given by the largest German speaking travel portal that offers extensive travel know-how, is being conferred for the twelfth year to the most popular hotels worldwide.
In order to be nominated, the hotel needs to have a minimum number of reviews during the year of 2017 with a stay in 2017, a recommendation rate of minimum 90 percent from reviews in 2017 and a score of at least five out of six suns on HolidayCheck from reviews in 2017.