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S Hotels to bring Accor’s avant-garde lifestyle brand SO/ to Maldives

S Hotels to bring Accor’s avant-garde lifestyle brand SO/ to Maldives

S Hotels and Resorts Public Company Limited, the flagship hospitality arm of Thailand’s Singha Estate PCL, continues to expand its…

Carlyle takes over Trans Maldivian Airways from Bain Capital

Carlyle takes over Trans Maldivian Airways from Bain Capital

Carlyle Group Inc said on Thursday it has taken a majority stake in Trans Maldivian Airways (TMA), the world’s largest…

Veligandu Island Maldives crowned world’s best beach

Veligandu Island Maldives crowned world’s best beach

Veligandu Island Resort & Spa has won the title of world’s best beach. The resort won all four rounds of…

Hilton signs fourth Maldives resort, Amingiri to open end 2021

Hilton signs fourth Maldives resort, Amingiri to open end 2021

Hilton, one of the world’s fastest-growing hospitality companies, has announced the signing of a management agreement with Amingiri Holdings, a…

Kuda Villingili Resort Maldives opens

Kuda Villingili Resort Maldives opens

Kuda Villingili Resort Maldives opened its doors on Sunday. The much-anticipated luxury island retreat in the Maldivian archipelago welcomed its…

Unparalleled luxury embraces circle of island life with debut of The Ritz-Carlton Maldives Fari Islands

Unparalleled luxury embraces circle of island life with debut of The Ritz-Carlton Maldives Fari Islands

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company on Tuesday announced its debut in the Maldives, with the opening of The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari…

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OZEN RESERVE BOLIFUSHI to host renowned Bolshoi Ballet artists Anna Tikhomirova, Artem Ovcharenko

OZEN RESERVE BOLIFUSHI to host renowned Bolshoi Ballet artists Anna Tikhomirova, Artem Ovcharenko

Elevate your Maldives stay with a unique opportunity to watch magic unravel and participate in it too! OZEN RESERVE BOLIFUSHI…

Enjoy ultimate adrenaline filled summer holiday at Kandima Maldives

Enjoy ultimate adrenaline filled summer holiday at Kandima Maldives

Kandima Maldives kick-started an action-packed summer by ensuring that active lifestyle and football enthusiasts enjoyed all the Euro 2020 action…

Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon introduces night diving experience

Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon introduces night diving experience

Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon, located in the North Ari Atoll, is an iconic resort belonging to the Cinnamon Hotels &…

Innovative wellness specialist Domingos Folgado comes to Vakkaru Maldives

Innovative wellness specialist Domingos Folgado comes to Vakkaru Maldives

After more than a year of physical distancing and work from home, it is time for a total mind-body reset….

Visit Maldives attends ULTRA summit in US

Visit Maldives attends ULTRA summit in US

Visit Maldives has participated in the Luxury Travel Advisors ULTRA Summit 2021 to maintain the destination presence and promote the…

Sharman Joshi chooses Hideaway, Lily Beach for Maldives family getaway

Sharman Joshi chooses Hideaway, Lily Beach for Maldives family getaway

Renowned Bollywood actor Sharman Joshi, along with wife Prerana Chopra and their children are currently resort-hopping at Lily Hotels in…

Kuramathi Maldives releases guest experiences app

Kuramathi Maldives releases guest experiences app

In today’s highly connected world where everything is possible through a swipe and click, Kuramathi Maldives is putting convenience right…

Raffles Maldives Meradhoo Resort reopens

Raffles Maldives Meradhoo Resort reopens

In the southern corner of the Maldives an idyllic paradise can be discovered, surrounded by the crystal-clear Indian Ocean, and…

NAKAI Resorts reopen with fresh new look

NAKAI Resorts reopen with fresh new look

The NAKAI Resorts are located in the Maldives on the homonymous islands of Alimathà (Vaavu atoll), Dhiggiri (Vaavu atoll) and…

W Hotels, Cercle to host livestreamed concert by Monolink at W Maldives’ castaway island

W Hotels, Cercle to host livestreamed concert by Monolink at W Maldives’ castaway island

If you throw a concert in the middle of the Indian Ocean and there’s no one around to hear it,…

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Women hoteliers lead The OZEN Collection

Women hoteliers lead The OZEN Collection

Maria Luisa Lalli and Henar Gil Rios – the General Managers of OZEN RESERVE BOLIFUSHI and OZEN LIFE MAADHOO respectively…

Remembering Dr Ibrahim Umar Maniku

Remembering Dr Ibrahim Umar Maniku

By David Keen With the passing of Dr Ibrahim Umar Maniku, on 25 November 2020, Maldives has lost one of…

From CNN: How the Maldives became the biggest 2020 international tourism success story

From CNN: How the Maldives became the biggest 2020 international tourism success story

By Lilit Marcus, CNN (CNN) — In most destinations, being a million tourists short over the previous year would be…

Patina Maldives venerates horizon with biophilic design concept

Patina Maldives venerates horizon with biophilic design concept

Scheduled to launch in Q2 2021, Patina Maldives, Fari Islands is a radical new example of biophilic design from renowned…

Escape to kaleidoscope of fun on Seaside Finolhu’s island playground

Escape to kaleidoscope of fun on Seaside Finolhu’s island playground

With its focus on fun activities and a relaxing ambiance, Seaside Finolhu has long modelled itself as an island playground….

Maldivian tourism is spluttering back to life, here’s how to make it roar

Maldivian tourism is spluttering back to life, here’s how to make it roar

By Sonu Shivdasani The border has reopened, guests have started to return, our resorts have sprung back to life — and…