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Coral regeneration initiative underway at Outrigger Resort in Maldives

Guests at the Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort recently joined the Best Dives Konotta marine biologist and staff to relaunch a coral regeneration project. According to the resort, the previous initiative launched in December 2015 was doing well until the El Nino effect in April raised water temperatures and negatively impacted new growth. On 19 August, […]

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Outrigger Konotta Maldives appoints new General Manager

Outrigger Enterprises Group has appointed John Allanson as the General Manager of its award-winning Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort. Allanson will report to Paul Richardson, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Outrigger’s corporate office in Hawaii. “John’s leadership in hotel and resort operations in Asia and UK will help Outrigger take our acclaimed hotel operations […]

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 […]

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Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort Celebrates Independence Day

The Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort celebrated the 51st anniversary of the Maldives’ independence on 26 July. The hosts and the management of the resort got together for a flag raising ceremony and sang the national anthem of the Maldives. The hotel’s chefs baked a special celebratory cake for the hosts to commemorate the day. The […]

Outrigger appoints new Director of Marketing and e-Commerce

Outrigger Enterprises Group has appointed Eugene Oelofse as Director of Marketing and e-commerce, Asia Pacific. Oelofse will be based in the Outrigger Asia Pacific office in Phuket, Thailand, and will report to Mark Simmons, VP Sales & Marketing, Asia Pacific. Oelofse hails from South Africa and brings 13 years of  experience in branding, communications, digital, […]

Emirates and Outrigger Resorts offer last-minute holiday deal

Emirates Airline and Outrigger Resorts have forged a partnership to offer last-minute holidaymakers a free room upgrade and dinner for two. Travellers who book to stay at an Outrigger resort in the Maldives, Mauritius, Phuket or Koh Samui in Thailand will be entitled to a complimentary upgrade to the next room standard and a free […]

Outrigger Konotta appoints new HR Director

Outrigger Enterprises Group has appointed Jennifer Obregon as Director of Human Resources at its flagship Maldives resort, Outrigger Konotta. “Jennifer’s extensive experience in the operating environment of the Maldives and her HR leadership skills will be vital to Outrigger where the role of or hosts – our staff – is of the utmost importance,” said […]

InterContinental Hotels Group announces the return of its Double Points Promotion

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®) has announced the return of ‘Double Points Promotion’ for its Rewards Club members with the opportunity to earn points in half the time until 31 December 2016.

Holiday Inn Kandooma Resort launches new resort video

The Holiday Inn kandooma Resort has unveiled its brand new official resort video, highlighting the unique experience the resort offers to holidaymakers.

Resorts announce their special packages and events for the festive season

With the festive season right around the corner, resorts in the Maldives are announcing exciting new packages and promotions for this special period.