Resort News Weekly Roundup
Shangri-La’s Villingili to host Finale of ABC’s The Bachelorette
Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort & Spa is set to be featured in the highly-anticipated finale of ABC’s The Bachelorette as the home of the newest bachelorette, Becca Kufrin. The show, currently celebrating its 14th season, travelled to the tropical paradise of Villingili for its final episode scheduled to air on August 6, 2018.
Pristine beaches, unique jungle settings, dream villas and exclusive romantic locations at Shangri-La’s Villingili will take the spotlight in the upcoming finale of ABC’s The Bachelorette. The idyllic private island will enchant Becca and her bachelors as they savour memorable moments at the resort, according to Shangri-La’s Villingili. During her time at the resort, Becca will experience a date like never before, at one of the most exclusive locations on Earth, right on the Equator.
A private hideaway, in a world of its own, Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort & Spa is the perfect setting for couples, with its secluded location as part of the Maldives southernmost atoll. The resort offers many options for water adventurers, such as turtle-quest snorkelling, diving to a unique shipwreck site, surfing with half a dozen great wave setups or parasailing for a bird’s eye view of the island. To learn more about Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort & Spa, please visit shangri-la.com/villingiliresort.
Kandima Maldives scoops three World Luxury Restaurant Awards
Kandima Maldives’ two à la carte restaurants—Sea Dragon and Smoked—have picked up three World Luxury Restaurant Awards in celebration of their culinary excellence. Smoked walked away with two awards; Indian Ocean Top Luxury Grill and Indian Ocean Top Luxury Steakhouse award, while the Sea Dragon won the award for Indian Ocean Top Chinese Cuisine Restaurant.
Launched in 2016, World Luxury Restaurant Awards™ inspires excellence and ignites healthy competition in the Luxury Restaurant Industry. The competition enables restaurants from all over the world to compete in their chosen category, from a list of 84 categories.
Kandima Maldives boasts ten restaurants and bars: a specialty Smoked grill house on the beach; signature overwater Asian à la carte restaurant Sea Dragon and modern Forbidden Bar; all-day dining venues Zest and Flavours; family-friendly Breeze Pool Bar, chic Beach Club, Deli, artistic Aroma Café and Azure Mediterranean à la carte restaurant on the beach. To learn more about Kandima Maldives, please visit kandima.com.
Centara’s two Maldives resorts offer irresistible promotions throughout October
Centara Hotels & Resorts has launched two different packages help guests enjoy its stunning resorts in the Maldives. The two packages, ‘Stay 3 Pay 2’ and ‘Up to 30% off PLUS Free Transfers’, was launched making travel to the Maldives more accessible and appealing with a choice of two distinctive resorts.
According to Centara, the popular ‘Stay 3 Pay 2’ promotion at Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa is now extended for bookings and stays until the end of October 2018. The all-inclusive ‘Up to 30% off PLUS Free Transfers’ offer provides free domestic flight or speedboat transfers, in addition to a 20% discount on rooms at both Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives and Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives, according to the hotel operator.
CentaraThe1Card members also get an extra 10% discount as part of the offers. The offers are available for online booking till October 31. To learn more about the two Centara properties in the Maldives, please visit centarahotelsresorts.com/centaragrand and centarahotelsresorts.com/centara/crf.