Kuramathi exceeds guest expectations with four distinct awards
The new year is off to an excellent start for Kuramathi Maldives with the succession of three awards conferred by popular travel organisation TUI and a ‘Gold Award’ by leading German travel website HolidayCheck.
TUI Holly 2018 award is a premium prize awarded for the 100 most popular TUI hotels globally that excel in consistent quality and customer satisfaction. While the TUI Top Quality Hotel 2018 is a worthy accolade for TUI’s best hotels, earning this means unyielding positive reviews with a score band of 8.7 out of 10 possible points.
The HolidayCheck award is also given to the most popular hotels for travellers each year in January. Every hotel that fulfils the criteria can be nominated for the award. The Gold Award status for Kuramathi comes after consecutive titles for the past 5 years.
The TUI Environmental Champion Award focuses on the sustainable side of operating a resort hotel. It is a prestigious title conferred by TUI to hotels and resorts that contribute sheer effort and hard work to protect the environment while engaging in corporate social responsibility. Following a strict eligibility scheme, hotels and resorts must hold a valid Sustainability Certificate recognised worldwide. The assessment additionally takes account of what guests say about the hotel’s environmental performance.
Kuramathi’s many eco-friendly practices, multi-award-winning Eco Centre, conservation programmes of botanic to the aquatic, and the efforts made to recycle water and waste, all contribute to the triumphant attainment of the TUI Environmental Champion Award 2018.
“We are happy to have accomplished these awards. Due credit goes to the relentless work ethic by our motivated team members, who are familiar with the hospitality of the Maldives,” Abdul Latheef, the General Manager of Kuramathi,” was quoted in a statement, as saying.
Kuramathi is one of the first resorts to open in the Maldives and is part of Universal Resorts of Universal Enterprises, a 100 percent Maldivian company and the pioneers of tourism in the Maldives.
An emerald jewel in the turquoise Maldivian waters, Kuramathi is a stunning island retreat with acres of luxuriant vegetation surrounded by spectacular beaches tapering into an endless sandbank.
Villas blend contemporary design and nature, and are set on the beach, amongst lush gardens or over water. Four poster beds, open-air bathrooms, rainfall showers or Jacuzzi, large outdoor decks with inviting daybeds or sun loungers, are just some of the creature-comforts enjoyed by guests.
Dining options are diverse with many restaurants, bars and great-value all-inclusive packages, topped off with Maldivian service – welcoming, genuine and friendly.