Resort News Weekly Roundup
Soneva Fushi Brings Jaipur Literature Festival to the Maldives
Soneva has partnered with Teamwork Arts, producer of the iconic Jaipur Literature Festival, to bring JLF to Soneva Fushi. Starting from March 13 to 22, the event is spread over ten days and two weekends and will be held at stunning locations across the island.
JLF Soneva Fushi celebrates the theme of ‘Slow Life’, including topics as varied as travel, fiction, food, art, wellness, climate change and the environment. The Festival will welcome a line-up of world-renowned authors, fascinating workshops, music, art and culture.
A truly bespoke experience, JLF Soneva Fushi will feature morning yoga sessions, stimulating workshops, delectable international cuisine and jaw-dropping sunsets against a languorous blue sea. JLF Soneva Fushi is an opportunity to reconnect with the joys of live performances of art, music and literature on the idyllic island of Kunfunadhoo in the beautiful Baa Atoll.
See the full programme here.
Kuda Villingili Resort Maldives Launches Green Globe Sustainability Initiative
Kuda Villingili Resort Maldives has launched their Green Globe Sustainability Initiative, held to affirm the resort’s long-term commitment to sustainable tourism.
The event took place on 3rd February 2022 and was attended by chief guest Mr. Xu Jing, current Vice Chairman of Global Tourism Economy Research Centre and Former Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific of UNWTO. Guests of honour included Mr. Faisal Naseem, Vice President of the Maldives, Dr. Abdulla Mausoom, Minister of Tourism, and Dr. P. Mohamed Ali, Chairman of Kuda Villingili Resort Maldives.
The event took place at The Hawkers, where the Honourable guests planted native trees of the Maldives, connecting with the nature and increasing our ecological footprint.
Marriott Bonvoy’s Portfolio in the Maldives Unveils Romance Packages
JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa, W Maldives, Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa and The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort invite guests to celebrate love with curated romance packages for Valentine’s Day and beyond.
The resorts blend all the ingredients together to create a vista for a perfect romantic rendezvous, from private romantic beach dinners at JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa, to exploring the life underwater together at W Maldives, designing an amorous beach proposal at Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa, to embarking on a secluded honeymoon at The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort. Each of the resorts is located on its’ own private island, creating an exclusive and peaceful environment, almost as though they were designed for couples to spend carefree time together where they can delight in moonlit picnics, soothing massages and crafted experiences in one of the world’s most romantic retreats.
Valentine’s Day at Jumeirah Maldives Olhahali Island
Jumeirah Maldives Olhahali Island welcomes guests to immerse in luxury and indulge in exquisite cuisine and delicious cocktails, to give the gift that matters the most – time exceptionally well spent together.
Start the day with a romantic floating breakfast delivered to your villa pool where you can indulge in and enjoy sweet and savoury treats made by our Chefs. Romantic dinners are a Valentine’s staple and this year guests can enjoy expertly prepared offerings. The talented culinary team has created a delicious three-course dinner menu designed to inspire romance, where you can dine on the sandy beach of the island lit with romantic lanterns and listening to live entertainment. Further, the resort’s team at Glow Bar has carefully crafted two cocktails for the perfect romantic evening.
Luxuriate in bliss with a loved one at Talise Spa this Valentine’s Day. The 90-minute Island of Romance treatment features a 30 minutes aroma bath ritual followed by a skillful massage, leaving guests feeling relaxed and refreshed, with skin renewed and soft to the touch.
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