Mövenpick Hotels and Resorts announces first resort in the Maldives

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has signed an agreement to manage its first resort in the Maldives. Mövenpick Resort & Spa Kuredhivaru Maldives will be situated on the remote Kuredhivaru Island in Noonu Atoll. The planned 105-unit resort is scheduled to open during the second quarter of 2018.

The contemporary tropical resort will feature 33 Beach Villas and 72 Over Water Villas. It will also offer an array of onsite recreational facilities to entertain a wide range of guests, from honeymooners to adventurous families, said Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts.

“It’s no secret that the Maldives is a much sought after holiday destination that is still increasing in popularity and our spectacular resort represents a significant entry for Mövenpick into this world-renowned island hideaway,” said Andrew Langdon, Chief Development Officer and Senior Vice President Asia at Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts.

“We look forward to introducing our guests of Mövenpick Resort & Spa Kuredhivaru Maldives to Mövenpick’s signature style, hospitality, and service once it opens in 2018.”The resort will be located in one of the Maldives’ most idyllic atolls and will be one of the few exclusive properties in the northern area, in close proximity to Edu Faru, popular Christmas Tree Rock, and Orimas Thila dive sites.

Noonu Atoll is rich in marine life with excellent diving opportunities. The resort will feature a comprehensive dive centre, beach sports activity centre, exclusive guest-only super yacht, as well as a small-scale marine research centre and private marina.

Exquisite culinary experiences are a cornerstone of the Mövenpick experience and the new resort will offer five unique dining venues. Among these are a welcoming all-day dining restaurant, a specialty restaurant with sunset views, a seafood restaurant, a grill bar and private dining room for special occasions, said Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts.

Mövenpick Resort & Spa Kuredhivaru Maldives will also feature exciting wellness and recreational facilities, including a luxurious spa with 14 private treatment rooms. Other features include a tranquil yoga pavilion, a state-of-the-art gym, water sports centre, and volleyball and tennis courts. The resort will also have a business centre, library and retail boutique to further ensure guests enjoy a convenient and carefree stay.