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Patina Maldives to host wellness residency with Integrative Movement Therapist Mins Teo

Patina Maldives is inviting guests to immerse themselves in a realm of holistic rejuvenation with Mins Teo, an acclaimed Integrative Movement Therapist, and Certified Pilates & Gyrotonic Instructor. From April 15 to May 15, 2024, Mins will guide guests through a profound exploration of mind-body harmony, offering a variety of bespoke sessions tailored to elevate […]

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Hard Rock Hotel Maldives presents Summer Camp-Cation 4.0

This summer, Hard Rock Hotel Maldives is turning up the volume with the  launch of its highly anticipated Summer Camp-Cation 4.0. Combining the exhilaration of a family  vacation with an electrifying kids’ camp program, this annual event promises to be the ultimate holiday  experience for families seeking adventure and relaxation in one of the world’s […]

Villa Park recognized with prestigious TUI Global Hotel Award 2024

Villa Park, a tropical island resort nestled in the South Ari Atoll of the Maldives has announced its recognition as a Quality Winner at the TUI Global Hotel Awards 2024. The distinguished award places Villa Park amongst the top hotels worldwide within the TUI program, acknowledging its unwavering commitment to exceptional service and guest experiences. […]

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Patina Maldives to host wellness residency with Integrative Movement Therapist Mins Teo

Patina Maldives is inviting guests to immerse themselves in a realm of holistic rejuvenation with Mins Teo, an acclaimed Integrative Movement Therapist, and Certified Pilates & Gyrotonic Instructor. From April 15 to May 15, 2024, Mins will guide guests through a profound exploration of mind-body harmony, offering a variety of bespoke sessions tailored to elevate […]

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Hard Rock Hotel Maldives presents Summer Camp-Cation 4.0

This summer, Hard Rock Hotel Maldives is turning up the volume with the  launch of its highly anticipated Summer Camp-Cation 4.0. Combining the exhilaration of a family  vacation with an electrifying kids’ camp program, this annual event promises to be the ultimate holiday  experience for families seeking adventure and relaxation in one of the world’s […]

Villa Park recognized with prestigious TUI Global Hotel Award 2024

Villa Park, a tropical island resort nestled in the South Ari Atoll of the Maldives has announced its recognition as a Quality Winner at the TUI Global Hotel Awards 2024. The distinguished award places Villa Park amongst the top hotels worldwide within the TUI program, acknowledging its unwavering commitment to exceptional service and guest experiences. […]

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Hotel Asia 2024, Int’l Culinary Challenge return for 18th successive edition

The largest exhibition on Maldivian hospitality and culinary excellence  Hotel Asia, the premier platform for businesses looking to supply into the thriving hospitality and HORECA (Hotel, Restaurant, and Café/Catering) industry of the Maldives, is back with its 18th edition, promising to be the biggest event yet with twice as much exhibitors, space and participation, over […]

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OZEN RESERVE BOLIFUSHI gets Green Globe re-certification

OZEN RESERVE BOLIFUSHI in the Maldives was recently re-certified by Green Globe. Initially certified in 2015, the private island has shown continuous improvement in sustainability practices, now boasting an impressive compliance score of 87%. Monica Coppetta, General Manager at the resort said, “We are thrilled to announce the successful Green Globe recertification of OZEN RESERVE […]

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Taste of Mediterranean cuisine at Kuramathi’s Palm restaurant

Indulge in exquisite culinary delights at Palm, the ultimate all-day destination at Kuramathi Maldives. From 11am to 10:30pm, guests can enjoy a variety of sensational Mediterranean creations amidst a serene al fresco dining ambiance. Palm is tailored to suit both lunch and dinner preferences, ensuring that every member of the family is catered to. For […]

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After dazzling grand opening, SO/ Maldives earns nomination for Condé Nast Traveler’s 2024 Readers’ Choice Awards

SO/ Maldives, the epitome of luxury and sophistication nestled in the heart of Emboodhoo Lagoon, proudly announces its nomination at the prestigious Condé Nast Traveler’s 2024 Readers’ Choice Awards under the ‘Resorts’ category. This recognition comes as a testament to the resort’s commitment to excellence in hospitality and unparalleled guest experiences. Since its opening on […]

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Voting for Hotelier Maldives Awards 2024 ends with over 100,000

Hotelier Maldives, the premier publication for hospitality professionals in the Maldives, has officially closed the voting for its much-anticipated Hotelier Maldives Awards 2024 with over 104,000 votes for the shortlisted nominees. The awards, which are presented by Bestbuy Maldives (BBM), saw the voting process commence on March 27 through a dedicated website, drawing to a […]

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The guest comes first: Ali Ismail’s recipe for hospitality success

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Marriott International’s Oriol Montal: Shaping luxury hospitality in Maldives

Marriott International enjoys a significant presence in the Maldives with seven resorts across various atolls, catering to a range of preferences – from the established W Maldives and Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa to the ultra-luxurious The St. Regis Vommuli Resort. The company has actively expanded its portfolio in recent years, with the […]

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From Baa Atoll to International Heights: Ahmed Asim’s Journey as a Leading Maldivian Hotelier

Ahmed Asim stands as an inspiration within the hospitality industry, representing a rare cohort of Maldivian hoteliers who have ventured beyond the island’s shores to carve out illustrious careers abroad. With a fervent passion for hospitality instilled from his upbringing in Baa Maalhos, Maldives, Ahmed embarked on a remarkable journey that led him to the […]

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Ahmed Rokka: Master of the Waves and Beyond

The turquoise waters of the Maldives have always held a certain allure, beckoning tourists and locals alike. But for Ahmed Rokka, his connection to the aquatic paradise took an unexpected turn, leading him on a remarkable journey from a hesitant receptionist to a celebrated watersports manager and trainer. Rokka’s initial foray into the Maldivian tourism […]

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Oriana Migliaccio: The Marine Guardian Transforming Conservation in the Maldives

At the heart of Anantara’s commitment to tailored luxury and authentic experiences lies the passionate work of Oriana Migliaccio, a marine biologist whose devotion to oceanic preservation resonates deeply in the sky-blue waters of the Maldives. Oriana, a PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer with a PhD in Life and Biomolecular Sciences, embodies the spirit of […]

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BBM introduces American Specialty Premium Heavy-Duty Mayonnaise in Maldives

Bestbuy Maldives (BBM), at the forefront of culinary innovation in the Maldives, has announced the launch of American Specialty Premium Heavy-Duty Mayonnaise, a condiment that redefines the benchmarks for taste, consistency, and culinary adaptability. Steering this exciting launch is BBM’s Marketing Head, Praval Kumar, a marketing professional with over a decade of sales and marketing […]

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BBM and Vismark Team Up for Culinary Demo Session

Leading distributor Bestbuy Maldives (BBM) partnered with Vismark Food Industries Pte Ltd to host a recent demo session aimed at industry professionals and future hospitality stars. The event, held for HORECA (Hotel, Restaurant, and Catering) customers and students from the Faculty of Hospitality and Tourism Studies (FHTS) at Maldives National University, featured a live culinary […]

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Coca-Cola Maldives Celebrates the Samsung Galaxy S23 Smartphone Winners

Coca-Cola Maldives is thrilled to announce the newest winners of its sensational promotional campaign. As we congratulate our lucky consumers, we also remind everyone that this incredible opportunity is only available until March 10, 2024. Don’t miss your chance to be the next big winner! The latest to join the prestigious circle of winners are […]

Ooredoo Maldives partners with Microsoft to offer comprehensive suite of productivity tools for Businesses

In partnership with Microsoft, Ooredoo Maldives has launched Microsoft Modern Workplace solutions to businesses across the Maldives. Leveraging on Ooredoo Group’s strong partnership with Microsoft, Ooredoo Maldives now provides a comprehensive suite of enterprise-grade productivity tools that enable businesses to communicate, collaborate and streamline operations more effectively and cost-efficiently.  “Leveraging on our global partnerships we […]

Al Dahr General Trading Co: Pioneering sustainable hospitality supply

Empowering sustainable choices in the luxury hospitality sector In the picturesque landscape of the Maldives, luxury resorts and hotels strive to provide unparalleled experiences to their guests. Behind the scenes, a crucial partner plays a pivotal role in ensuring that these establishments have access to top-quality products while adhering to sustainable practices. Franck Mottais, the […]

JEN Maldives Malé by Shangri-La introduces Oro’s 100% Arabica Rose Coffee

JEN Maldives Malé by Shangri-La has introduced a special coffee to their collection – Oro’s 100% Arabica Rose Coffee. This latest addition to the menu of Jen’s Kitchen On-the-Go aims to provide coffee lovers with the unique and delicate taste of Oro’s Arabica Rose. The hotel was alive with excitement on Thursday evening with the […]

Mixologist to host Da Vinci Flavour Genius initiative in Maldives

A mixologist from Da Vinci will be visiting the Maldives from 2nd to 10th August to host a series of beverage concoctions demonstrations and impart training to F&B managers, mixologists and bar tenders currently working in Maldives’ resorts. The event will be hosted in association with Bestbuy Maldives (BBM). ‘Da Vinci – Gourmet Flavour Genius,’ […]

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Celebrating Women in Hospitality

Across the resorts in Maldives, a wave of celebration washes to mark International Women’s Day, and paradise is abuzz with vibrant energy. Dive into a photo story showcasing how the resorts are honoring the incredible women who shape their experiences. From empowering wellness retreats to dazzling beachfront galas, witness the diverse ways the Maldives is […]

Maldives wins “Best Stand Design” Award at World Travel Market – WTM London 2023

The Maldives stand at World Travel Market – WTM London 2023 has won the award for “Best Stand Design”. The Maldives stand was designed to draw inspiration from the breathtaking underwater beauty of the Maldives and to present the unique experiences and sustainability initiatives that are available to visitors. The stand was divided into different […]

Siyam World’s Festive Carnival

For this holiday season, The Great Festive Carnival of Siyam World takes guests on an exciting rollercoaster ride of music, art and creativity. The combination of Maldivian folklore inspired plays, artworks and floats, many activities and shows offer endless escapades from 22nd December 2022 till 6th January 2023. Among many special programmes set for the […]

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