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Hard Rock Hotel Maldives returns with annual Pink Festive programme



he festive season is upon us once again! Are you ready to experience another soul-stirring vibes at the iconic Hard Rock Hotel Maldives, where the music and party never stop?

As the Festive Season draws closer, Hard Rock Hotel Maldives, the country’s first integrated resort destination, is all set to return with its signature “Pink” festive theme to welcome its valued guests for an ultimate party atmosphere holiday.

Now on its third year, the resort continues to adopt the Pink Festive theme after culminating a rocking success for the past two years – this year’s celebration will certainly bound to shine even grander.

Throughout the festive season, the island is decorated with rose-colored ornaments to reflect the Pink Festive. A Christmas tree will be positioned at the resort’s panoramic Octagon Garden to add the holiday ambience.

There are so many reasons for choosing this iconic music and lifestyle resort this festive season, from wide-ranging program with enriching and exhilarating experiences, amazing live entertainment and to delectable culinary offerings — diverse enough to delight even the most discerning palettes.

The resort will also be hosting a series of late night parties to get the guests in the festive spirit.

As the sun sets on 21st December, a traditional Christmas tree lighting ceremony at Octagon Garden will kick off the festive celebrations and completes with a dazzling reception, offering delicious Christmas cookies and fruit punch for little rock stars; and heart-warming mulled wine for adult rockers.

On Christmas Eve, Sessions restaurant will feature an al fresco dining experience under the stars with a sumptuous Christmas Gala Dinner offering traditional seasonal favourites, as well as live cooking stations and an array of decadent sweet treats.

Right after the dinner, a big party awaits those who are looking to dance the night away at the resort’s signature Marquee, celebrating festive in a true Hard Rock style.

The following day, the resort will have a special guest during the Kids’ Christmas Party at Hard Rock Cafe, who will bring festive cheer and entertain all the little rock stars.

The celebration continues with an inspiring New Year’s Eve celebration with an array of events and entertainments. Hard Rock Hotel Maldives will take its guests to a dazzling and unique festive celebrations, as the whole island will be transformed into “the pinkiest island” in the Maldives on New Year’s eve.

All the guests will be invited to dress-to-impress in pink and party all night long at the Marquee with resident DJ April, right after dining at the extravagant festive-inspired international buffet served in a beautiful beach setting under the starry night sky, while listening to the beat of in-house band.

After the countdown, the music resumes and the party continues.

To fill up the resort with lively festive atmosphere and celebrate the island’s music scene, there will be an impressive lineup of live entertainments this year from local and International artists to Disc Jockeys (DJ), who will perform across the Hard Rock Hotel Maldives and The Marina @ CROSSROADS Maldives.

Speaking about the resort’s Christmas celebrations, Managing Director, Tolga Unan said: “Festive celebrations at Hard Rock Hotel Maldives is always the most magical time of the year. It is the ideal getaway destination to spend the holiday season – we’ve got all that you could possibly wish for a memorable year-end celebration with a Maldivian tropical twist.

“Our Pink Festive has been a huge success for the past two years. A lot of commendations from our previous guests, so we have decided to keep the same theme every year and wish to turn it to a tradition. I am confident that the theme will continuously add a further sparkle to the already glamorous setting on the island.”

Hard Rock Hotel Maldives is committed to keeping its guests safe in response to COVID-19, therefore the Brand’s SAFE + SOUND programme ensures that its guests can enjoy the Pink Festive experience in a safe and sanitary environment.

Hard Rock International partnered with world-renowned public health and safety organisations like EcoSure, an Ecolab Division, and NSF International, formerly known as the National Sanitation Foundation, to ensure its properties are SAFE + SOUND, and meet the highest standards of safety, sanitation, food handling and employee training.

The enhanced SAFE + SOUND safety protocol includes, but is not limited to procedures such as a state-of-the-art, non-intrusive thermal temperature screening process before entering, social distancing measures and protective mask requirements for all team members.

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Discover ultimate privacy at Nika Maldives



Imagine a place where the world fades away, leaving you with nothing but the gentle sound of waves and the soft touch of sand beneath your feet. A place where privacy is not just a promise, but a guarantee. Welcome to Nika island Resort & Spa, Maldives, the only resort that offers private beaches for an unparalleled experience of seclusion and tranquility.

At Nika, your very own private beach awaits. Picture yourself enjoying a personalised BBQ under the stars or designing your own destination dining experience, tailored to your every desire. Whether it’s a romantic dinner for two or a family feast, the possibilities are endless.

John Miller, a recent guest at Nika, shares his unforgettable experience: “Staying at Nika’s private beach villa was the ultimate privacy I’ve ever experienced. Born in London, I’ve never known such seclusion in my entire life. The resort is lush with vegetation, and the fauna and flora are simply amazing. It’s a hidden gem in the middle of the Indian Ocean. The local stories and the museum displays are fascinating.”

But the allure of Nika doesn’t end there. The resort’s dive centre offers exceptional dive courses, taking you to spectacular dive sites that reveal the breathtaking underwater world. Whether you’re a seasoned diver or a beginner, the wonders beneath the surface will leave you in awe.

After a day of exploration, indulge in the Lotus Spa at Nika. Offering a range of excellent massages, from traditional local techniques to various modern varieties, the spa promises to rejuvenate your body and soul.

Nika is a small resort, yet it is brimming with entertainment and activities. From water sports to cultural experiences, there’s something for everyone. It’s a sanctuary where you can ground yourself, reconnect with nature, and discover a level of privacy that is truly extraordinary.

Escape to Nika and hide away at your secret beach. Here, the ultimate privacy and relaxation await.

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Unwind and Explore: Hilton Maldives Amingiri Resort & Spa Invites Families to a Rejuvenating Summer Escape



Hilton Maldives Amingiri Resort & Spa, an all-pool villa haven nestled amidst the breathtaking natural seascapes of the Indian Ocean, invites families to embrace the joy of relaxation and the spirit of adventure this summer with a slew of experiences designed to inspire playful discoveries and foster tranquil reconnections with the mind and body.

Fun for All Ages

Budding adventurers and creative little spirits alike can discover new adventures at Krakengiri Kids’ Club, one of the largest kids’ clubs in the Maldives. Led by a multilingual team of certified childcare professionals, young guests can engage in an exciting array of daily activities that combine learning and play.

Upstairs, Re:Fuel, a rooftop lounge for teens, hosts engaging milkshake-making workshops and fun family movie nights under the starry Maldivian sky.

In June, the resort offers a Holiday Camp for teens, who can personalize their wellness experiences as follows:

  • Pick up new sports such as tennis, pickleball, and badminton on the multi-purpose court with the hotel’s resident Sports Animator
  • Work out with a personal trainer at the fitness center
  • Try aerial yoga for beginners, yoga for better sleep, breathwork, and meditation with the resident yoga practitioner
  • Enjoy a restorative massage in the overwater treatment villas of Amingiri Spa.

The experience is available at USD 150++ per person for a combination of any two 30-minute sessions.

Restful Retreats

Amingiri Spa introduces Water Connect, a private in-villa pool experience guided by a certified water shiatsu specialist. The gentle movements and targeted massage techniques melt away tension and create a deeply relaxing sensation akin to being cocooned in the womb. The serene escape is available between 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm at USD 150++ for 30 minutes.

Starting in June, guests can indulge in a brand-new Sleep Wellness menu designed to ease the mind and body into a state of deep and rejuvenating slumber. Guests can choose to unwind with a calming signature massage on the spa’s Skye Deck, bask in the timeless glow of an evening hammam ritual in the modern hammam room, or embrace tranquility with an in-villa session incorporating guided meditation, yoga, and breathwork.

Exclusive Offer

Guests who stay a minimum of four nights enjoy the added value of a half board meal plan and complimentary shared roundtrip speedboat transfers with Maldivian Bliss. This offer is available for stays through to December 20, 2024.

From May through to September 30, 2024, children stay and dine free: parents staying with two young children ages 11 years and below in an Overwater Suite with Pool and any of the Two-Bedroom Beach and Overwater Villas will also enjoy the half board meal plan and complimentary shared roundtrip speedboat transfers when booking Maldivian Bliss. Hilton Honors members enjoy full points for their stay. Terms and conditions apply.

Hilton Maldives Amingiri Resort & Spa is part of Hilton Honors®, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 22 distinct hotel brands. Members who book directly on the hotel’s website will have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount, free standard Wi-Fi and the Hilton Honors app.

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Maldives Madridistas: Patina Maldives, Fari Islands Nets Exclusive Football Camp Partnership with the Real Madrid Foundation



Younger guests at Patina Maldives, Fari Islands can embrace new patterns of play this summer at an exclusive, Maldives-first Real Madrid Foundation football camp. From 4 July – 12 August, a youth coach will lead a comprehensive Real Madrid Foundation programme of daily soccer sessions for ages 5-9yrs, 10-14yrs, and 15-17yrs. The coach will be joined by an elite player ambassador from UEFA’s all-time no. 1 ranked football club toward the end of the programme.

This summer’s inaugural Patina Maldives x Real Madrid CF Foundation football camp is the first edition in an ongoing partnership, with additional future football camp dates to be confirmed. Led by a licensed Real Madrid Foundation coach, sessions will focus on developing each participant both individually and as part of the group, in order to ‘Play The Real Way’ – the training methodology that combines play, as well as sports values.

Sessions will take place on a new, purpose-built 6 a side astroturf pitch located near the Fari Marina Village at Patina Maldives.

All participants will receive an official camp football camp shirt, shorts, socks, drawstring bag, sweatbands, and cap; while those completing a minimum of four days’ coaching will also be presented with a Real Madrid Foundation participation certificate.

Real Madrid Foundation football clinics at Patina Maldives, Fari Islands are priced at USD195++ per child per session for guests of the resort. Bookings are also open to guests from neighbouring resorts, from USD250++ per child per session.

Rates at Patina Maldives, Fari Islands start from USD2,054 (approx. GBP1,620) per night based on two adults sharing a One Bedroom Pool Villa including daily breakfast, complimentary Guest Benefits, tax, and service. Terms and conditions apply.

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