Oaga Art Resort Appoints Samee Saeed as Island Chief

Oaga Art Resort, a celebrated haven for art aficionados and luxury aficionados alike, has proudly announced the promotion of Samee Saeed to the esteemed position of Island Chief Katheeb.

Bringing with him over 18 years of seasoned expertise in the hospitality realm, Samee Saeed steps into his new role with a wealth of knowledge and a deep understanding of Oaga’s operations and brand ethos, having previously served as Resort Manager. In his new capacity, he will spearhead a spectrum of initiatives, ranging from strategic planning to seamless execution, all in alignment with the Board of Directors’ vision, thereby fostering the resort’s ongoing prosperity. With his strategic acumen and adept communication skills, Samee aims to lead various facets of the resort, crafting experiences that transcend the ordinary for guests.

Samee’s journey in the hospitality industry commenced in 2006 as a Welcome Ambassador at the prestigious W Retreat & Spa. Over the years, he honed his craft at Amilla Fushi, ascending to the role of Assistant Resort Manager. His diverse background and leadership prowess position him aptly for his new responsibilities as Island Chief Katheeb.

With Samee Saeed and Naadhu at the helm, Oaga Art Resort stands poised for sustained growth and triumph. Their collective expertise and unwavering commitment to excellence ensure that the resort remains a premier destination for art enthusiasts and discerning travelers seeking an unforgettable Maldivian escapade.

For aficionados yearning for an all-inclusive retreat, Oaga Art Resort’s Greatest All-Inclusive plan transcends boundaries, offering a plethora of enriching experiences such as art classes, musical sessions, bespoke dining options, diverse excursions, and exhilarating water sports. Prospective guests are encouraged to secure their reservations via the resort’s website,, to embark on a journey of unparalleled luxury and cultural immersion.

Nestled in North Malé Atoll, Oaga Art Resort is a mere 45-minute speedboat ride from Malé International Airport. Boasting 60 exquisite villas, both on the beach and overwater, along with five distinguished dining venues and a spa inspired by traditional Maldivian healing practices, the resort epitomizes artistic allure. Its creative spaces, curated by local and visiting artisans, offer guests an immersive experience steeped in Maldivian charm and creativity.

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