May Appointments in Maldives Resorts

(Featured Image: Ali Navaz, resort manager, Hurawalhi Maldives) Hotelier Maldives has rounded up the latest hotel appointments beginning in May. There’s been some exciting movements at Maldives resorts. One of the country’s newest resorts The Ritz Carlton has a new assistant manager, while Cora Cora who opening in October, has selected its sales and marketing […]

Top Maldives Resorts for Eid Escapes

Eid-Al-Fitr is the celebration of the end of Ramadan, when Muslims gather to enjoy good food and drink and enjoy a long weekend of festivities. After the holy month of fasting, food is central to the Eid al-Fitr festivities and with the holidays just around the corner on May 12, guests can unwind at a […]

Top 7 Maldives’ Resorts to Stargaze at this Astronomy Day

The Maldives has some of the biggest skies in the world while the horizon is enveloped by Indian Ocean punctuated with idyllic paradise islands. Each remote atoll on this archipelago presents an ideal place to observe the universe. Starry nights in the Maldives’ far flung resorts, away from the bright city lights, are magical. Hotelier […]

Top Hospitality Hires of the Month

(Featured Image: Dustin Kennedy, Resort Manager Komandoo Maldives) The start of spring has brought about much change in the hospitality industry here in the Maldives. As such, April was a key month for new appointments. Hotelier Maldives rounds up some of the top movements in the industry from General Managers to chefs, we have them […]

CNN’s Richard Quest Discovers a World of Wonder in Maldives Resorts

CNN anchor Richard Quest recently visited the Maldives and discovered how these islands have become a role model for the world. While other countries have been locking down, this Indian Ocean archipelago is being hailed as one of the world’s safest destinations. As such, it is becoming a magnet for the ultra-wealthy with private jets, […]

Maldives Resorts Embrace Environmental Endeavours on Earth Day

Earth Day is an annual event held on April 22 to pledge support environmental protection, where millions unite in a global movement to raise awareness of ways to conserve the planet. The Maldives is particularly susceptible to climate change since its low-lying islands mean it will be one of the first nations to be affected by […]

Luxury Watchmaker’s New Maldives Inspired Watch Sales Help to Preserve Manta Rays

Horology meets environmental conservation as the Patravi ScubaTec Maldives dive watch applauds Carl F. Bucherer’s long-standing partnership with the Manta Trust. The newest member of the Patravi ScubaTec family, the Maldives watch, was created to raise awareness of the Manta Trust and its outstanding commitment to preserving endangered manta rays in the Indian Ocean nation. […]

Brune Poirson Joins Accor as Sustainability Officer and Will Have a Direct Impact on Maldives Resorts

Accor has announced the appointment of Brune Poirson, former French Minister, as chief sustainability officer, reporting directly to Sébastien Bazin, the group’s chairman and CEO. Currently eight properties in the Maldives are managed by Accor brands. Poirson will also become a member of the executive committee at Accor when she joins on May 5. Her […]

Husband and Wife Team Explain the Secrets of Running An Island Paradise During Lockdown

A husband-and-wife have navigated the tough waters of lockdown to invent new ways of operating their island resort. From making their land fertile enough to grow their own produce during the quarantine period to introducing a new chicken shed called ‘Cluckingham Palace,’ Amilla Maldives has become a sustainable paradise ‘full of surprises” in Baa atoll. […]

New Destination Sales and Marketing Team Elevates Marriott Bonvoy’s Portfolio in Maldives

With an escape from our homes being on everyone’s mind over the past months, Marriott Bonvoy Portfolio in the Maldives has announced the formation of a market sales and marketing team to further develop the demand for the destination, taking the resorts and Marriott International’s positioning to greater heights. The market team comprises of experienced […]

Destination Focus: Lhaviyani Atoll

Lhaviyani Atoll, also known as “Faadhippolhu” since the early 12th century, is a well-known executive division of Maldives. The atoll is formed of 52 islands including four inhabited islands; Hinnavaru, Naifaru, Olhuvelifushi and Kurendhoo with a total population of more than 12,000. “Faadhippolhu” Your Next Travel Destination The past few years have brought in a […]

Million-Pound Island Buyout: Own a Slice of Paradise for Three Nights

Fancy buying an island for a few nights for all your family and friends to enjoy a private tropical adventure playground? Well, now you can. For a million pounds for three nights, the entire five-star resort Mövenpick Resort Kuredhivaru Maldives is available for rent providing exclusive use of all its stellar facilities. Kuredhivaru is a […]