SAii Lagoon Maldives, Curio Collection by Hilton to open early 2019

SAii Lagoon Maldives, Curio Collection by Hilton, a luxurious tropical escape in the stunning Emboodhoo Lagoon, is set to open early 2019. Just 15 minutes by boat from Velana International Airport, this unique, enchanting hotel, designed by renowned architect Bill Bensley, gives guests the sanctuary of staying on a private island while shopping, dining, entertainment and event space are just across the footbridge at CROSSROADS island.

Curio Collection by Hilton, a global portfolio of more than 55 hotels and resorts around the world, offers travellers unexpected and authentic experiences at more than 55 one-of-a-kind hotels and resorts around the world. SAii Lagoon Maldives will be managed by S Hotels & Resorts under a franchise agreement between Hilton and Singha Estate Public Company Limited.

Located in Emboodhoo Lagoon, the 198-room getaway will offer an enchanting natural wonder surrounded by white sands and cerulean seas. The modern resort will feature spacious deluxe rooms, beach villas and overwater villas with inspired tropical designs created by acclaimed architect Bill Bensley – if you’re not familiar with his work, he’s conceptualised some of the world’s most iconic hotels, resorts and spas.

“We are delighted to announce details of the first Curio Collection by Hilton resort in the Maldives, as it truly embodies the spirit and incredible travel destination of this one-of-a-kind island paradise,” said Mark Nogal, global head, Curio Collection by Hilton.

“Whether it’s enjoying panoramic sea views and private beach access at Café del Mar beach club or strolling to the nearby marina for an afternoon visiting local attractions, we are confident future guests will enjoy excellent hospitality and unique experiences customised to their travel preferences when staying at SAii Lagoon Maldives or any of our hotels around the world.”

Picture a private sanctuary enhanced by creative art and design, artisanal cuisine, a soundtrack of curated music and heart-made hospitality. For more information about SAii Lagoon Maldives, visit curiocollection3.hilton.com/maldives/saii-lagoon-maldives.