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SO/ Maldives takes top honors at Asia Pacific Property Awards for architectural flair

SO/ Maldives has struck a pose and strutted its way to the prestigious Asia Pacific Property Awards, winning the coveted title of Best Hotel Architecture (5-star award) for the Maldives. Inspired by the dazzling world of fashion, SO/ Maldives isn’t just a place to stay, it’s an immersive experience. Guests transform into models, taking center […]

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Heritance Aarah, Maldives recognized by Forbes as a top family-friendly all-inclusive resort

In a recent accolade that highlights the epitome of family-friendly luxury, Heritance Aarah, Maldives has been included in Forbes’ prestigious list of “The 20 Best All-Inclusive Resorts For Families.” Notably, it stands as the sole representative from the Maldives, earning the distinguished title of “Best Beachfront All-Inclusive Resort For Families.” Forbes’ selection criteria for the […]

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JA Manafaru celebrates coveted 2024 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award, recognized for unforgettable guest experiences

JA Manafaru, the idyllic Maldivian resort  renowned for its luxurious accommodations and unparalleled service, is excited to announce its  recognition as a 2024 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Award winner. This prestigious distinction  places the resort among the top 10% of hotels worldwide, based on the glowing reviews and  exceptional 5-star ratings from satisfied TripAdvisor travelers.  “We […]

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Cinnamon Hakuraa Huraa Maldives listed among best hotels of 2024 by Tripadvisor

Cinnamon Hakuraa Huraa Maldives has once again been recognized among the best hotels of 2024 by TripAdvisor. This prestigious award is bestowed based on feedback from the ultimate decision-makers: travellers themselves. Each year, the travel platform meticulously assesses twelve months of reviews, stories, and genuine opinions from travellers worldwide to present the crème de la […]

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TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award 2024 for Canareef Resort Maldives

Canareef Resort Maldives has announced its recent accolade as a winner of the  prestigious TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award for 2024. This esteemed award places  Canareef Resort among the top 10% of hotels worldwide, as recognised by millions of  TripAdvisor travellers. Each year, TripAdvisor gathers reviews and ratings from travellers around the globe to  identify the […]

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Maldives sweeps top categories at World Travel Awards in Dubai

In a resounding victory for the Maldives tourism industry, the destination has clinched four prestigious titles at the World Travel Awards (Indian Ocean category), held today at the Dubai World Trade Center as part of the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2024. The Maldives was honored with the following titles: Indian Ocean’s Leading Destination 2024 Indian […]

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OBLU SELECT Lobigili Voted World’s Top Luxury Hotel 2024

Adult exclusive private island, OBLU SELECT Lobigili recognised as No. 1 Luxury Hotel Worldwide & No. 2 Hotel in the World and in 2024 Travellers’ Choice Awards by Tripadvisor. OBLU SELECT Lobigili is crowned as No.1 Luxury Hotel globally AND No.2 Hotel in the coveted Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards 2024, outshining its own remarkable achievement […]


Hotelier Maldives Awards 2024 recognises 3 for dedicated service

In a ceremony held at Kurumba Maldives on April 25, 2024, the Hotelier Maldives Awards 2024, presented by Bestbuy Maldives (BBM), celebrated dedicated service in the Maldivian hospitality industry. Among the distinguished recipients were three remarkable individuals who epitomise dedication and service. Mohamed Hashim, Diamonds Thudufushi Hashim’s journey began as a staff mess room waiter […]

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Hotelier Maldives Awards 2024 recognises Nizar Ahmed for 51 years of service excellence

Hotelier Maldives, the leading publication for hospitality professionals in the Maldives, has announced the recipient of the Hotelier Maldives Award for Excellence 2024. The award was presented to Nizar Ahmed, affectionately known as Nizarbe, during the debut Hotelier Maldives Awards, presented by Bestbuy Maldives (BBM), held at Kurumba Maldives on April 25, 2024. Nizar Ahmed […]

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THE OZEN COLLECTION goes head to head for top Russia award

OZEN RESERVE BOLIFUSHI and OZEN LIFE MAADHOO both nominated for Best Romantic Resort, in Russia’s prestigious Travel Time Awards. THE OZEN COLLECTION’s charming private islands in Malé Atoll, OZEN RESERVE BOLIFUSHI and OZEN LIFE MAADHOO are both shortlisted in the prestigious TRAVEL TIME Awards 2023 for the ‘Best Romantic Resort in the Maldives’ category.  “It’s not […]

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Voting for Hotelier Maldives Awards 2024 ends with over 100,000

Hotelier Maldives, the premier publication for hospitality professionals in the Maldives, has officially closed the voting for its much-anticipated Hotelier Maldives Awards 2024 with over 104,000 votes for the shortlisted nominees. The awards, which are presented by Bestbuy Maldives (BBM), saw the voting process commence on March 27 through a dedicated website, drawing to a […]

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Summer Island Maldives wins TUI Group’s Global Hotel Awards Quality Winner

Summer Island Maldives has been honoured as a ‘Global Hotel Awards Quality Winner’ for 2024 by TUI Group, a renowned German tourism company and one of the world’s largest travel and tourism companies. This esteemed recognition is based on feedback and hotel satisfaction scores from TUI guests, highlighting Summer Island Maldives’ commitment to excellence in […]