Emerging Destinations: Huvadhoo Atoll

Why should the beauty of Maldives be confined to just the North? It has many spots that deserve a visit. Thanks to better transport and development of resorts the area is becoming popular among tourists. Tourism began flourishing in the Maldives since 1970s when resorts near the capital city emerged. They had the advantage of […]

Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort has announced Christmas and New Year 2019-20 festive activities

Although it is still late summer, Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort has announced an amazing festive programme to celebrate Christmas and New Year 2019-20. Discovery of pristine beaches, amazing refreshments, fun activities for kids and plenty of quality relaxation for adults can be expected by the guests! The spacious and award-winning all-pool villa resort in the […]

Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort - Travel Weekly Asia 2016 Readers Choice Awards

Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort wins Best Resort award

The Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort has won ‘Best Resort’ in the Travel Weekly Asia 2016 Readers Choice Awards. The award “honours the ‘best of the best’ in the travel industry,” said Travel Weekly Asia Group Publisher, Irene Chua. Outrigger Resort Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Mark Simmons, accepted the award at the Readers’ Choice […]

Hotel Review: Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort

Located in Gaaf Dhaalu atoll, away from boat and plane traffic, with no neighbouring islands in the visible vicinity, Outrigger Konotta is a true away-from-it-all holiday destination.

Outrigger Maldives coral regeneration

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, […]

Outrigger konotta Maldives John Allanson

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 […]

Outrigger Konotta announces special marine activities for July

Visitors to the Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort in July will be able to join the resort’s in-house marine biologist to participate on a range of activities such as PADI Women Dive Day, Shark Awareness Day, and International Plastic Bag Free Day. In addition, the property is unveiling a turtle quest trip, stargazing cruise and snorkelling with […]

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 […]

Outrigger Resorts appoints new UK sales and marketing representatives

Outrigger Resorts has enlisted UK-based PR firm Hills Balfour as its representative for sales, marketing and public relations support.

Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort appoints Elza Artiaga as resort manager

Elza Artiaga has been appointed as the new resort manager at Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort.