Anantara Hotels, Resorts & has opened its second resort in Sri Lanka, with the doors opening at the 141-key Anantara Kalutara Resort, a peacefully secluded hideaway located along the island’s south-west coast. Only ten minutes from the town of Kalutara and an hour south of the capital Colombo, Anantara Kalutara has a unique setting between the Indian Ocean and Kalu River and boasts coastal, river and lagoon frontage, providing a tranquil retreat in between the array of enriching nearby adventures.
Six Senses Zil Pasyon, located on the private island of Félicité, is now open. Drawing upon the Six Senses perspective of providing innovative top-tier facilities wedded to environmental responsibility, the resort has been designed to embrace the picturesque landscape of vibrant beauty.
A contemporary new lifestyle resort opening December 2016 under new hospitality group, Pulse Hotels & Resorts. Located on a lush tropical island in the Dhaalu Atoll, Kandima Maldives will offer guests the opportunity to experience the Maldives in a new way.
The 652-acre Félicité Island is one of the most dramatically beautiful and unspoiled islands of the 115-island nation that is the Seychelles. With massive granite boulders fringing the shoreline and picture perfect beaches it is the island’s dramatic beauty will that make it the perfect location for the new Six Senses Zil Pasyon opening in autumn 2016.
Thailand-based ONYX Hospitality Group has appointed accomplished hospitality professional Zafer Agacan as general manager of the soon-to-open Amari Havodda Maldives. Agacan has extensive experience in the hospitality industry with a career spanning over 20 years, of which nearly a decade was spent in the Maldives.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts has confirmed the signing of an agreement with Residency Resorts Malé to debut the renowned St. Regis brand in the Maldives. Residency Resorts is part of the Chennai-based property developer, Appaswamy Group. Set to open in 2016, The St. Regis Vommuli Resort, Maldives will bring the brand’s hallmark luxury services to one of the world’s most magnificent destinations, ideally situated on the private Vommuli Island in the Dhaalu Atoll.