“A Magical Baros Tale” Journey at Baros this festive season

Renowned for its idyllic ambiance, alluring comfort, and endless bewitching experiences, Baros Maldives is preparing to welcome the festive season with “A Magical Baros Tale” journey from 22nd December through to 7th January 2023. With unparalleled gastronomic highlights, exhilarating excursions, and the freedom to relax at your home-away-from-home; this holiday season at Baros will be […]

Constructing Paradise – AIMA Construction and Second-generation Resorts in the Maldives

With Additional Writing by Leesha Haneef and Nazaha Nazeem AIMA Construction Pvt. Ltd is one of the most experienced and prolific resort developers in the Maldives. It is a 100% Maldivian owned and family operated business, with an impressive portfolio of resorts and mega construction projects, linked to renowned international brands and hoteliers such as […]

Nova Maldives, A New Star is Born

Nova, the new property developed and managed by Pulse Hotels & Resorts, was launched with a ‘big bang’ on Saturday evening. A special familiarisation visit, gala dinner and an exciting launch party with a line-up of local artists. A group of business partners and industry connoisseurs were in attendance. Nova is located in Ari Atoll, […]

Diana Vergara Appointed Resident Marine Biologist at Vakkaru Maldives

Vakkaru Maldives Resort has appointed Diana Vergara as the new resident marine biologist to enhance guest experiences and the private island’s marine biology programs. Diana’s role includes raising environmental awareness among guests and researching and monitoring the house reef and the coral around the island. She will also lead snorkeling excursions and give informational lectures […]

The Westin Maldives Appoints Sergey Elkin as the Director of Sales & Marketing

The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort has announced the appointment of its new Director of Sales & Marketing, Sergey Elkin, who will use his passion for luxury brand travel to further enhance to the success of the 70-room wellness-focused resort. In his role, Sergey will be responsible for overseeing all sales and marketing initiatives and maintaining […]

6th Edition of GM Forum Hosted at Kurumba Maldives

The 6th Hotelier Maldives GM forum brought together a veritable who’s who of tourism leaders, befitting both the occasion and location. Held at Kurumba Maldives in tribute to the 50 Golden Years of Tourism, the event was attended by two of the people accredited as pioneers of Tourism, Mr MU Maniku and Mr Hussain Afeef. Featured […]

GM Forum 2022 Speakers Lineup

Sixth edition of Hotelier Maldives GM Forum is scheduled to take place on 15th September 2022 at the first resort to open in the country, Kurumba Maldives. As this year’s GM Forum also celebrates 50 years since the inception of the tourism industry with the first arrivals and development of the first resort in 1973, […]

Olive Ridley Project Launches Sea Turtle Photo-Identification Campaign

Olive Ridley Project, an NGO working to protect sea turtles and their habitats, is launching a digital campaign called “Become a Citizen Scientist”, to encourage sea-turtle photo-identification submissions in the Maldives. The campaign will be conducted on ORP’s social media and via training events for stakeholders and the public. An open event titled ‘The Turtle […]

Coca Cola Maldives (MAWC) Supports GM Forum 2022 as a Gold Partner

Coca Cola Maldives (MAWC) has partnered with Hotelier Maldives as a Gold Sponsor for GM Forum 2022. MAWC is the first company that started manufacturing beverages and has been serving the Republic of Maldives with world-class norms and quality products for the past 33 years. MAWC exists to benefit and refresh everyone in the Maldives […]

Marriott International Maldives, MNU Launches LIVE FULLY Activation

Marriott International Maldives has launched the Live Fully activation as a collaboration with Maldives National University (MNU). According to Marriot International, the objective of this collaboration is to nurture and create the future talent pipeline for Leadership roles focused on the local talents within the company. The key aim of this event was to highlight […]

Five Fabulous Spa Therapies at OBLU XPERIENCE Ailafushi

OBLU XPERIENCE Ailafushi is offering a multi-level spa that is one of the largest in the Maldives. ELE | NA, an acronym for the Elements of Nature, taps into the elemental energies for a healing spa experience. From traditional massages to a fully equipped hair and beauty salon — there’s something for everyone, be it […]

JOALI Maldives Supports Ungoofaaru School to Enhance Educational Facilities

JOALI Maldives has opened a Reading Park and Special Education Needs (SEN) classroom at Ungoofaaru School, in Raa Atoll, to enhance the schools’ educational facilities. According to the resort, a total of USD 20,000 was donated to Ungoofaaru School to finance the project. This included building one of the largest Reading Parks in Maldives, inclusive […]