Gulf Air has welcomed its third Airbus A320neo. On October 26th the new aircraft will begin operating the national carrier Bahrain’s newest route, to Malé, capital of the Maldives.
Having taken the title of Maldives’ Leading Luxury Island Resort at the World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony, Iain McCormack, general manager at Fairmont Maldives, Sirru Fen Fushi, speaks to Breaking Travel News.
InterContinental Hotels Group has revealed InterContinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort will open on September 1st. Reservations are now open, with guests invited to share the allure of international travel to the Indian Ocean destination.
Guests can let their imagination run wild as they sleep, enjoy private cinema screenings and fresh seafood BBQs under the stars, as well as safari spa treatments in the luxury Tented Jungle Villas.
Raffles has announced the opening of the 21-villa property in the rare Maldivian oasis of Gaafu Alifu Atoll. Raffles Maldives Meradhoo becomes Accor’s fourth property in the Maldives and is the first under the Raffles brand.
Sun Siyam group director of business development, Deepak Booneady, here tells Breaking Travel News what his company is able to bring the to the Maldivian hospitality market and about plans for further expansion in the Middle East and Indian Ocean.
The all-villa resort spans across three private islands, providing secluded enclaves and a tranquil escape for discerning travellers complete with a plethora of activities for guests of all generations.
In his new position, Raymond Saja will look to position the resort as something new for Indonesia - with a strong emphasis on wellness, sustainability, eco-awareness and a successful balance with luxury.
Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of Etienne Dalançon as general manager of the upcoming Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi.
Nestled in lush foliage along silvery shores, the updated beach villas retain the resort’s relaxed beach ambiance, now with a refreshed palette of sophisticated neutral tones that reflect the island’s natural hues.
Marriott has introduced Emilio Fortini as general manager of Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa, North Malé Atoll, Maldives.
S Hotels & Resorts will aim to showcase the cultural charm of the Maldives as part of its most ambitious development to date and the first phase of the Crossroads Maldives integrated leisure and resort destination.