Maldives Tourism News

Centara Hotels & Resorts signs on for fourth Maldives property

Centara Hotels & Resorts signs on for fourth Maldives property

10 April 2017 Hotel News

Centara Hotels & Resorts has signed a new hotel management agreement for its fourth beach resort under the Centara umbrella in the Maldives - Centara Grand Muthaafushi Resort & Spa Maldives. The signing ceremony took place between Centara Hotels & Resorts and partners Muthaafushi Orient Investments and Well Land Investment.

Conrad Bora Bora Nui opens in French Polynesia

Conrad Bora Bora Nui opens in French Polynesia

6 April 2017 Hotel News

Conrad Hotels & Resorts has welcomed guests to Conrad Bora Bora Nui, the destination’s first five star resort to debut in ten years. Conrad’s first property in French Polynesia is ideally located in a private cove on Motu To’opua, a small islet off the coast of Bora Bora.

Ruzza takes over leadership of Conrad Maldives Rangali Island

Ruzza takes over leadership of Conrad Maldives Rangali Island

31 March 2017 Hotel News

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island announced the appointment of Stefano Ruzza as the resort’s general manager. Ruzza will be responsible for overseeing all of the resort’s management, operations and business development to continue positioning Conrad Maldives Rangali Island as one of the leading luxury resorts and brand of choice for travellers to the Maldives.

Four Seasons Resort Maldives welcomes new overwater villas

Four Seasons Resort Maldives welcomes new overwater villas

25 January 2017 Hotel News

Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa has unveiled its brand new all-villa water accommodations - the country’s ultimate lagoon sanctuaries. Completely renovated, refurbished and extended throughout, each vast oceanic haven has its own private 24m2 infinity pool, accessible through sliding glass doors from a brand new day bed alcove in the master bedroom.

Gan Airport begins boosting tourism in southern Maldives

Gan Airport begins boosting tourism in southern Maldives

12 January 2017 Airline News Tourism News

The opening of international flights to Gan airport, adjacent to Addu township in the south of the Maldives, has opened a new era for the region - providing an alternative transportation offering that can save travellers valuable vacation time. In December, SriLankan Airlines started flying from Colombo to the upgraded Gan airport, formerly a UK Royal Air Force refilling base until 1976 when it became a domestic airport.

Utkarsh Faujdar, general manager, Hulhule Island Hotel, Maldives

Utkarsh Faujdar, general manager, Hulhule Island Hotel, Maldives

12 December 2016 Videos

As Hulhule Island Hotel is recognised as the World’s Leading Airport Resort at the World Travel Awards, Breaking Travel News here chats with general manager, Utkarsh Faujdar, about what is on offer at the property and how important it is to the hospitality market in the Maldives.