Hulhule Island Hotel Wins at World Luxury Hotel Awards 2011
Maldives Promotion House – At the glitzy gala ceremony, the World Luxury Hotel Awards turned the spotlight on some of the world’s most sought after hotels, lodges, resorts and private islands as they scooped the world’s most prestigious honours for luxury hotels at the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2011 Ceremony held in Croatia on September 16th, 2011. Hulhulé Island Hotel was adjudged a Winner in the “Luxury Airport Hotel” category for the third time, the previous accolades being won in 2008 and 2010.
The ceremony was opened by a key note address to the august gathering of leading hoteliers and other guests by Ms. Amelia Tomasevic from the Zagreb Tourist Board and Mr. Don Markusic, American Chamber of Commerce in Croatia.
According to Ms. Marinique Truter, Executive Manager of World Luxury Hotel Awards, The World Luxury Hotel Awards celebrate the world’s finest hotels committed to the highest standards of quality and service. The overall guest experience is one of the most critical factors in a hotel’s measure as a luxury hotel.
Hulhulé Island hotel has been serving the guests with 136 rooms on offer including the Superior, Deluxe and Super Deluxe categories with Jacuzzi. The beautiful poolside and the beach area, along with three restaurants offering an array of authentic signature dishes are a hot favourite with the guests.
The well equipped Gymnasium and the Spa are added jewels to the property. For the guests who enjoy outdoors, there is the facility for a putting green, a tennis court along with a badminton court. The hotel is strategically positioned on the island with the international airport and Malé the capital being just a 10 minutes boat ride away.
“We are elated for being the Winner of this coveted award as it reflects on the perseverance of the entire team. We, as hoteliers are committed to providing the best services matching up with international standards as the discerning guests have a very high level of expectations. It is our endeavour to cater to all the comforts of every traveller checking in and making his stay most comfortable,” General Manager of Hulhulé Island Hotel, Mr. Utkarsh Faujdar said.
“The amicable team, along with impeccable service standards and the welcoming ambiance of Maldives have all been instrumental in realising this vision. This award reiterates the faith in our patrons and gives them a reason to rely on us as we truly care for them,” he added.
Hulhulé Island Hotel has been synonymous with overall superior quality and service and has also won the prestigious ‘Best Culinary Establishment’ award at the Hotel Asia Culinary Challenge this year for the third time. Dining at Hulhulé Island Hotel is truly a delectable experience as the food and beverage team comprises of the award winning Chefs, having won laurels in Maldives, Sri Lanka and Singapore.