Raffles Maldives Meradhoo partners with Maldives National University to nurture local talent for global roles in hospitality

Raffles Maldives Meradhoo recently celebrated a significant milestone with the official signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Maldives National University to promote academic exchange and cooperation in human resources development and capacity building. The MOU aims to strengthen, promote, and develop co-operation in education, training, development, and innovation. This agreement brings forward the […]

Raffles Maldives Meradhoo to begin seaplane operations

Raffles Maldives Meradhoo has announced its latest enhancement to the guest arrival experience with the commencement of scheduled seaplane operations starting November 2023. The scenic arrival, which soars across the Maldivian sky, crossing several atolls, reduces the waiting time at the domestic terminal and elevates the travel experience to the resort, setting a new standard […]

Raffles Maldives Meradhoo achieves Green Globe certification

Raffles Maldives Meradhoo announces receiving the prestigious and significant Green Globe certification for outstanding sustainability practices. The resort became the first in the Maldives to score 90% in the inaugural audit, which is a structured assessment of the sustainability performance of travel and tourism businesses, and their supply chain partners. The Green Globe Standard includes […]

GM’s View: Olivier Larcher, General Manager, Raffles Maldives Meradhoo

A French national, Olivier Larcher, with his inventive, influential and multicultural working background, brings his passion to lead Accor Hotels’ newest, prestigious venture, Raffles Meradhoo Maldives with its intuitive gold-framed brand that’s been well-recognised for more than a 100 years. His hands-on and strategic approach in the pre-opening of the resort towards the actual opening […]

Raffles Maldives Meradhoo: Soirées, Sojourns & Stories

The intuitive nature of the service aptitude adopted by the Raffles brand goes as far back as 1887 when it opened its doors in one of the world’s most revered destinations, Singapore. In the Golden Age of Travel, Tigran Sarkies and three of his brothers had a grandiose vision of making the pillars of Raffles […]