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LUX* NMA offers exclusive island buyout

LUX* North Male Atoll Resort and Villas are offering an exclusive island buyout package, a press from the resort reveals. The package, which starts from 180,000USD, includes roundtrip speedboat transfers from Velana International Airport, daily breakfast, plus lunch and dinner at any of the resort’s three acclaimed restaurants.  Lucky guests […]

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Centara unveils ‘Centara Complete Care’ programme

Thailand’s leading hotel operator Centara Hotels and Resorts unveils Centara Complete Care on the operator’s way to reopen properties in the wake of COVID-19.  The programme is aimed at instilling confidence in the brand’s properties, which include two Maldivian resorts: Centara Ras Fushi Island Resort and Spa and Centara Grand […]

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30 per cent off at Villa Hotels and Resorts

Villa Hotels Group is up to something – travel agents are advertising 30 per cent off accommodation at Villa Group properties in what they’ve dubbed the Summer Super Saver.  But that’s not all – there’s also a free meal upgrade from half board to full board available as part of […]

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Dhaalu Atoll Airport opens for private jets

Dhaalu Atoll Airport on Kudahuvadhoo island is now open for private jets, which brings Niyama Private Islands within reach for its prospective guests. The airport began operations in 2017, with the first aircraft landing on the 1st of June that year. Its 1.8km runway is fit for large private jets […]

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Huge discounts for healthcare professionals at LUX* Resorts

As you may know, LUX* Resorts & Hotels recently launched a Healthcare Heroes campaign in support of our medical professionals during this difficult period.  Healthcare professionals based in the Maldives are entitled to a special Caregiver rate at LUX* properties – 30 per cent off accommodation and 20 per cent […]

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Summer Island celebrates Eid virtually

COVID-19 put a damper on end-of-Ramadan festivities but Summer Island Maldives took to social media to celebrate Eid al-Fitr with a body beru show and a special song. The past few years has seen the resort burrow deep into Maldivian tradition on these special occasions. Summer Island is now known […]

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Mövenpick Resort Kuredhivaru Maldives signs MoU with Maldives Business School

Mövenpick Resort Kuredhivaru Maldives and Maldives Business School have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to promote higher education among the resort’s employees. A press release from the resort says the “initiatives under this MoU will play a crucial role in advocating academic education while raising employee productivity and helping […]

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Equator Village turns 21

It’s been 21 years since Equator Village opened its doors to tourists under Kaimoo’s management. This Addu Atoll resort first welcomed guests in 1983, and Kaimoo took over the property in 1999. But it’s not just another popular tourist spot in the Maldives – Equator Village can trace its history […]

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Cocoon Investment donates PPE to the Maldives

Cocoon Investment’s business partners donated personal protective equipment (PPE) to the Maldives, essential to the ongoing battle against COVID-19 in the country. The consignment of PPE was handed over by the chairman of Cocoon Investment Mr Asgi Akbarally to His Excellency Omar Abdul-Razzaq, high commissioner of the Maldives to Sri […]