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Island couture lands in South Asia with the opening of SO/ Maldives

Nestled in an idyllic archipelago overlooking Emboodhoo Lagoon, this new all-villa destination is just a short boat trip from Malé International airport Reinventing the luxury island getaway, SO/, the coveted collection of fashion-forward hotels from Ennismore, unveils trend-setting and avant-garde living in the Maldives with the opening of its latest address, SO/ Maldives – a […]

SO/ Maldives, third iconic resort at CROSSROADS, opens

S Hotels and Resorts PCL, the global hospitality company from Singha Estate PCL, has announced the opening of SO/ Maldives, which becomes the third iconic resort at CROSSROADS Maldives, on November 1. This luxury lifestyle resort complements the two popular five-star retreats and world-class facilities at the Indian Ocean’s first and only multi-brand, fully integrated […]

Jawakara Islands Maldives: Set to open on October 22, 2023

Jawakara Islands Maldives, the latest gem in the Crown & Champa Resorts portfolio, is gearing up for its grand opening on October 22, 2023. Nestled amidst the pristine beauty of the Maldives, this 290-villa resort introduces the ‘One Island, One Resort’ Maldivian concept, ensuring an unrivaled luxury experience. Just a short 40-minute journey by luxury […]

Ifuru Island Maldives to open on Sept 23

The Maldives’ best kept secret is set to be revealed this September, as independently owned private sanctuary, Ifuru Island Maldives, makes its surprise debut. Opening on 23 September in the stunning Raa Atoll, Ifuru Island fosters a playful and social atmosphere, offering the first permanent skydiving dropzone in the destination, sunset views from every room, […]

Soneva Secret: New, ultra-bespoke resort concept from Soneva unveiled

Soneva, the world-leading sustainable resorts operator, has revealed the launch of the new, ultra-bespoke Soneva Secret. Located in Haa Dhaalu, the Maldives’ most remote atoll, the debut Soneva Secret 2024 will welcome its first guests on January 10, 2024. Thirty years in the making, the Soneva Secret resort concept builds upon Soneva’s experience at the […]

Barceló Hotels debuts in Maldives with opening of Barceló Whale Lagoon Resort

A new chapter in soft-club style hospitality is written as Barceló Hotels & Resorts opens its maiden Maldivian resort — the exquisite Barceló Whale Lagoon Maldives. As the doors of this breathtaking paradise swing open, Barceló embarks on a journey of opulence, relaxation, and discovery in one of the world’s most coveted travel destinations. Nestled […]

DAMAC’s 120-villa Maldives resort construction on track for 2025 delivery

DAMAC International has announced that construction of its Mandarin Oriental Bolidhuffaru Reef Resort, currently under development in the Maldives, is keeping a progressive pace. The project’s beach villa foundations and structure are underway, while the beach reclamation works are almost complete. The infrastructure for the island is also nearing completion. Commenting on this, Mohammed Tahaineh, […]

Govt announces plans to develop Sh. Nalandhoo as resort

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih declared the initiation of practical work for a new resort on Sh. Nalandhoo island during a campaign rally held at Sh. Milandhoo Island on Monday night. Currently, the island falls under the Fisheries Ministry and has been leased to a private individual for agricultural and sea cucumber harvesting purposes. President Solih […]

Resort-residence model Infinite Maldives by Cocoon Collection launched

Crystal Property Group (CPG), a renowned luxury leisure property developer, The Cocoon Collection (TCC), a leading hospitality and tourism brand, and Bison Group, its main construction and planning partner, have announced their collaboration in launching the first-ever dedicated Resort-Residence Model luxury development in the Maldives. The Maldives, known for its pristine white sand beaches, crystal-clear […]

Santiago Rodriguez-Bustelo appointed as General Manager of Barceló Whale Lagoon Maldives

Barceló Hotel Group, a renowned global hospitality company, has announced the appointment of Santiago Rodriguez-Bustelo as the General Manager of their latest venture, the stunning Barceló Whale Lagoon Maldives. The new 5-star resort is located in the breathtaking South Ari Atoll, marking the company’s first entry into the Maldives hospitality market. With an impressive career […]

Amari Raaya Maldives launches exclusive pre-opening offers ahead of August 2023 opening

Amari Raaya Maldives, the newest luxury destination resort located on a lush private island in Raa Atoll, Maldives, is generating excitement as its launch approaches in August 2023. Situated just 45 minutes away by seaplane from Velana International Airport, Amari Raaya Maldives offers a convenient option for travelers seeking an extraordinary experience in the Maldives. […]

The Oberoi Group to manage luxury resort in the Maldives

Luxury hotel chain Oberoi Group and real estate developer Subramanya Construction & Development Company Limited (SCDCL) are partnering to develop a luxury resort in the Maldives.

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