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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…

JOALI BEING: Maldives’ first wellbeing retreat to open in late 2021

JOALI BEING: Maldives’ first wellbeing retreat to open in late 2021

JOALI has announced the launch of JOALI BEING, the first nature immersive wellbeing retreat island in the Maldives, opening in…

2021 year for luxury travel?

2021 year for luxury travel?

After a year that left us locked down and staring at the same four walls at home, Tripadvisor’s latest research…

Maldives revises 2021 tourist arrivals target to 1.5 mln

Maldives revises 2021 tourist arrivals target to 1.5 mln

The Maldivian government has revised tourism arrival projections from one million to 1.5 million in 2021 due to the island…

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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…

Amilla Maldives commits to cruelty-free meat, ethical suppliers

Amilla Maldives commits to cruelty-free meat, ethical suppliers

In a move towards further enhancing its wellness cuisine and sustainability goals, Amilla Maldives Resort and Residences has revolutionised the…

Hideaway celebrates wellness

Hideaway celebrates wellness

June 12 was Global Wellness Day, a dedicated day meant to highlight wellness as a sustainable lifestyle. A slightly broad…

Noku Maldives has welcomes new Assistant Sales Director Ulviyya Gahramanli

Noku Maldives has welcomes new Assistant Sales Director Ulviyya Gahramanli

Noku Maldives has welcomed their new Assistant Director of Sales Ulviyya Gahramanli. With extensive experience in senior managerial positions in…

Amilla Maldives celebrates Global Wellness Day

Amilla Maldives celebrates Global Wellness Day

Amilla Maldives works to make wellness a lifestyle. The Baa Atoll resort spent quality time on June 12 with both…

Radisson Blu Resort Maldives wraps up first internship programme

Radisson Blu Resort Maldives wraps up first internship programme

Radisson Blu Resort Maldives is pleased to announce Arushidh Aboobakuru as the first intern to complete the resort’s six-month internship…

Hard Rock begins year-long 50th anniversary celebration, partners with football legend Messi

Hard Rock begins year-long 50th anniversary celebration, partners with football legend Messi

Since opening the doors of the first Hard Rock Cafe in London in 1971, Hard Rock International has established itself…

LUX* South Ari Atoll unveils Sea’s Healing Powers wellness experience

LUX* South Ari Atoll unveils Sea’s Healing Powers wellness experience

Give your mind and body a well-deserved break! Sometimes a holiday is just the time you need to reconnect with…

Visit Maldives launches campaign with Imagine Magazine in Swiss market

Visit Maldives launches campaign with Imagine Magazine in Swiss market

Visit Maldives has launched a campaign with Imagine Magazine to maintain destination presence and promote Maldives as a ‘safe haven’…

The Nautilus Maldives announces July holistic spa month

The Nautilus Maldives announces July holistic spa month

The Nautilus is officially launching its first ever Holistic Spa Month in July. Offering beautifully considered experiential journeys inspired from…

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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…