Top 10 Source Markets as Maldives Welcomes One Millionth Tourist

Luxury travel destination, the Maldives, welcomed its one millionth tourist of the year on August 12, despite the challenges faced due to the COVID-19 pandemic and recent geopolitical conflicts. The one millionth tourist for 2022 is a Czech Republic national named Daniela Kilnarova, aged 29. She visited the island nation for a holiday at Robinson […]

Indian Arrivals

India Reigns as Top Source Market, Maldives Hits One Million Arrivals

With Additional Writing by Shahudha Mohamed and Anshika Singhal 2022 marks 50 years of tourism for the Maldives, the idyllic Indian Ocean tourist destination, often hailed as ‘paradise on earth’. Each year, the isles welcome throngs of visitors from all over the globe, seeking all things ranging from luxurious getaways to action-packed adventures. With tourism […]

JLL to Oversee the Sale of Amari Havodda Maldives Resort

JLL Hotels & Hospitality Group has made the announcement to exclusively offer the sale of the Amari Havodda Maldives Resort. Located in Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll, only a 55-minute flight from Velana International Airport, Amari Havodda offers 120 beachfront and overwater villas. Well established with healthy trading performance since its opening in 2016, the resort is poised to […]

The Standard, Huruvalhi Maldives Appoints Nihal Sevuk as Director of Revenue

Standard International’s first island resort in the island nation, The Standard, Huruvalhi Maldives, has appointed Nihal Sevuk as its Director of Revenue. With over 15 years of successful hospitality experience, Nihal earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Tourism Administration at Boğaziçi University in Turkey, followed by a Master’s in Business Administration at the University of Suffolk […]

Comcon Group – A Decade of Project Management and Quantity Surveying in Maldives

With an impressive portfolio of more than 460 projects across 21 countries, Comcon Group offers high quality project management and quantity surveying for a range of projects, from hotels to airports to offices. Based in Thailand, Comcon Group is an international company with ten years’ experience in the Maldives. Founded in 1982, Comcon is well-reputed […]

Newly Opened Nova Maldives Invites Guests for “Good Soul Days”

Pulse Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of its newest addition to its portfolio, Nova Maldives, located in the heart of South Ari Atoll. Just 25 minutes away by seaplane from Velana International Airport, Nova is an all-natural island designed for real connection with a modern all-inclusive community concept. Nova believes in “a greater […]

South Asia’s Largest Hospitality Tradeshow, Hotel Asia 2022 Returns This October

After much anticipation, South Asia’s largest hospitality tradeshow, Hotel Asia 2022, will take place on the 10th, 11th & 12th of October 2022 with the much-awaited International Culinary Challenge kicking off a day ahead. The exhibition will be held in Dharubaaaruge – Male’, for which several Resorts, Hotels, Restaurants, Food and Beverage establishments have confirmed […]

Heathergrey Collective, Silver Sponsor, GM Forum 2022

Heathergrey Collective has partnered with Hotelier Maldives as a Silver Sponsor of GM Forum 2022. Heathergrey Collective is an integrated product manufacturing company that designs, develops, manufactures, and distributes uniforms, linens, and merchandise to the hospitality industry. Based in India, the company services brands across sixty-five international markets. Over the past two decades, their clientele […]

Over 100 Key Hoteliers to Attend GM Forum 2022

GM Forum is an exclusive annual event dedicated to managers of hospitality establishments in the Maldives and industry stakeholders including developers, investors, and hotel suppliers. GM Forum 2022 is expected to be attended by general managers or corporate hoteliers representing over 100 resorts and hotel management brands. The Forum features speakers from industry leaders and panel […]

Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa Launches Daycation Packages

Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa has announced that its heart-shaped private island, set over a heritage coral atoll, is now offering curated experiences for non-resident day visitors. According to the resort, the new Daycation packages are designed for stress-free, express getaways, offering a “sumptuous slice of the Taj Coral Reef lifestyle” for those looking […]

Vakkaru Maldives Unveils New Padel Tennis Court

Vakkaru Maldives has announced the launch of their brand-new padel tennis court, located in the heart of the island, surrounded by tropical greenery. As per the resort, the new court is ideal for those looking for a fun, sociable sport or fitness enthusiasts who need a serious workout and will be open daily from 07:00 […]

Visiting Master from Ananda to bring ‘Taste of Ayurveda’ to The Nautilus

Ultra-luxury private island resort, The Nautilus, has announced that Mr. Sudheesh VV, senior trainer and Ayurveda expert at Ananda in the Himalayas, will conduct an exclusive six-day ‘Taste of Ayurveda’ Programme at the resort from August 30 to September 24. The programme, held as part of The Nautilus’ partnership with Ananda in the Himalayas, will […]