Outrigger Konotta Maldives resort anniversary

Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort celebrates first anniversary, offers special discounts

The Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort celebrated its 1st anniversary this week with travel industry professionals and hotel guests.

The celebrations took place from from 30 July to 1 August. The invitees participated in dolphin spotting, relaxed in the Navasana Spa hydro pool, and enjoyed water sports activities.

Hotel guests then joined the invitees for a management cocktail party by the pool, followed by a Maldivian-themed barbecue dinner on the beach with Bodu Beru dances and music.

During the reception, Resort Manager Elza Artiaga shared a thank you message that was shared live on Facebook.

To celebrate its first anniversary, the resort is offering a special half board package that guarantees up to 40 per cent discount on bookings.

Prices start from USD619 (excluding GST and service charge), and are valid for stays until 30 April 2017. The special package can be booked until 30 September 2016.

According to the resort, children below 12 are entitled to stay on complimentary basis and join the parents’ meal plan. They can also participate in the Coral Kids activities and learn how to make pizza or cookies, do facial paintings with nail art and henna tattoos for little girls.

“For children up to two years old, a babysitting service is available for free for up to two hours once during the stay – just the right time for parents to enjoy a sunset cruise or go for a relaxing massage at the Navasana Spa, where all massages are subject to a 20 percent discount if booked in advance along with the 1st anniversary offer,” the resort said.

Non-motorised water sports are available free-of-charge.  Windsurfing, catamaran sailing, kite surfing, and stand-up paddling are on offer. Guests can also enjoy the marine life from a glass-bottomed kayak or go on guided snorkeling trips with the resort’s resident marine biologist. Konotta’s full-time marine biologist will also provide educational talks and information sessions upon request.

The Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort opened its doors on 1 August 2015, and boasts the largest average villa sizes in the Maldives .The resort won ‘Luxury Contemporary Resort of the Year’ in the Luxury Travel Guide Global Awards in 2015.

The private island of Konotta is located 211 miles to the south of Male’ and conveniently accessible via a 55-minute flight from Male’ to Kaadedhdhoo Airport, followed by a scenic 30-minute journey on a luxurious private speedboat.

Outrigger Enterprises Group is one of the largest and fastest growing privately held leisure lodging, retail and hospitality companies operating in the Asia Pacific, Oceania and Indian Ocean regions. As part of its unique hospitality offering, the values-based company extends exceptional hospitality and authentic cultural experiences, incorporating local traditions and customs into the guest experience at each of its properties worldwide.

Guided by more than 69 years of family leadership, Outrigger runs a highly-successful, multi-branded portfolio of hotels, condominiums and vacation resort properties, including Outrigger® Resorts, OHANA Hotels by Outrigger®, Hawaii Vacation Condos by Outrigger®, Embassy Suites®, Holiday Inn®, Best Western®, Wyndham Vacation Ownership® and Hilton Grand VacationsTM. Currently, Outrigger operates and/or has under development 38 properties with approximately 8,000 rooms located in Hawaii ; Guam; Fiji; Thailand; Mauritius; and the Maldives.

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