News & Articles

  • Oceanic Village to launch in August

    Amazing pre-opening deals on offer to commemorate the opening of the new boutique island hotel

  • Starwood Maldives hosts its Annual Ramadan Breakfast Fundraiser Event

    Fundraiser event held in support of UNICEF's Check Out For Children Program.

  • Maldives: Seven Star Destination Winner

    Maldives has won the prestigious Seven Star Destination Award at the Seven Star Global Luxury Awards

  • Milin’s Retreat Collection on Show at W Maldives

    W Retreat & Spa to showcases unique W Retreat collection by Thai Fashion Designer, MILIN

  • Minor Hotel Group takes stakes in Per Aquum

    Minor Hotel Group a Thailand based hotel owner and operator invests in Per Aquum Retreats, Resorts and Residences.

  • Perfect Holidays in the Maldives at Oceanic Village, Maldives

    Oceanic Village Maldives has initiated fantastic new packages that are sure to pique the interest of all travel lovers

  • Welcoming You to Coco Privé Kuda Hithi Island – Indian Ocean’s Leading New Resort 2013

    Regarded by many as one of the finest private getaways, Kuda Hithi Resort offers an absolute escape from the anxieties of daily life. The North Male’ Atoll island presents unmatched luxury alongside innovative and modern designs

  • Velassaru Maldives unveils a stunning new website

    Touted as one of the best resorts in the Maldives, Velassaru offers its guests a captivating new website as part of a dynamic evolution to its visual identity.

  • Kurumba Maldives Overwater Teppanyaki Restaurant

    Kurumba Island Resort announces the completion of its improved “Hamakaze” restaurant.

  • Jet to Conrad

    Conrad Maldives Rangali Island Welcomes Private Jets as runway for private jets opens just a short distant from the world famous luxury resort.

  • Park Hyatt Hadahaa Maldives welcomes new Resident Marine Biologist & Earth Check Coordinator

    Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa has introduced Ciara McCarten as its new resident Marine Biologist & Earth Check Coordinator.Ciara would be offering weekly workshops and courses based on educating on sustainable development of the resort.

  • Jumeirah Maldives launches “Low Miles” Menu

    Jumeirah's Azara & Samsara Restaurant introduced new menu's to designed to provide a culinary experience with a conscience.Highlighting the impacts a restaurant could have on the environment, the chefs at the renowned restaurants created low miles menu out of genuine concern for its surrounding environment.This new initiative, based on the concept of responsible luxury, intends to make most of the local fresh ingredients available of its nearby surroundings.

  • Four Season Resorts Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy 2013 To Return This August

    Returning for the 3rd time, the highly anticipated Four Seasons Resorts Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy 2013 is set to start from the 26th of august to 2nd September 2013. This internationally acclaimed event with a winning prize of USD 25,000 to the champion is set to feature six ex-world champions. The surfing competition which is recognized as the most luxurious surfing event in the world has three main divisions of surfboard: retro single-fins, twin-fins and contemporary triple-fin thrusters.

  • Atmosphere Kanifushi to open in November

    The upcoming resort brand “Atmosphere” is set to launch its first property in the Maldives, Atmosphere Kanifushi Maldives in the beautiful holiday destination this November. Kanifushi Island located in the Lhaviyani Atoll of the Maldives is only a short 30 minute sea plane ride away from the countries Ibrahim Nasir International Airport. Guests arriving to this new destination would be treated to a spectacular aerial show of the hundreds of islands below and the glistening bright blue sea enroute to the resort.

  • Maldives well represented in the Seven Star Global Luxury Awards

    The awards to be held at the Villa Padierna Palace Hotel, Marbella, Spain on the 28th of June 2013. Seven Star Global Luxury awards points out that only the pinnacle of luxury enters the its ranks and to be nominated by itself is a huge accomplishment in itself to the Maldives.

  • W Retreat & Spa to celebrate World Music Day 2013

    This 21st of June, W Retreat and Spa Maldives would be transporting their guests on a musical journey unlike any other. Joining in the World Music Day celebrations which originated in France and is now celebrated in over 110 countries, is a date where music enthusiasts, amateurs and professionals from all over the world join together to celebrate all kinds of music and its impacts on society.

  • Six Senses Laamu creates the first code of conduct in Maldives for Dolphin Watching.

    First ever code of conduct for dolphin watching has been developed by Six Senses Laamu Resort. Dolphin watching, which is popular among many of the tourists that visit Maldives has not had any form of regulations or code of ethics that should be followed. With the implementation of this code there is a higher guarantee of protection and sustainability for the local population of dolphins.

  • Luxury chain COMO to open ‘Maalifushi’ in October 2013

    Renowned international hotel chain COMO is set to unveil the unspoiled beauties of Thaa Atoll for visitors, with their resort ‘Maalifushi by COMO’ to be opened in October 2013. The first luxury resort island to be opened in the atoll known as ‘Kolhumadulu’ by locals, ‘Maalifushi’ will offer a sumptuous array of overwater villas and garden suites within the private island designed by Japanese architect Koichiro Ikebuchi.

  • Centara Ras Fushi puts on a show with a unique culinary battle

    The newly crowned top resort in the North Male’ Atoll is displaying why they are considered the top with their constant display of unique attractions. Just opened over six weeks ago, the Centara Ras Fushi newest treat for its customer was a one of a kind live cooking competition between GM Ulrich Hoffgen and Chef MacLean Fraser to create a menu for La Brezza Italian Restaurant.

  • New Frontiers: Underwater hotel to be built in the Maldives

    Maldives looking to boost in stance in being considered as one of the front runners in tourism innovation with this amazing new project being given the go ahead by the Ministry of Tourism

  • Centara Ras Fushi puts on a show with a unique culinary battle

    A one of a kind cook off between the resorts GM and Executive chef held too create a menu for La Brezza Italian Restaurant

  • Pure Hadahaa – A Complete Experience

    To experience Maldives truly, one has to view the amazing underwater life unlike any other in the world. The reef explorer tour provides the opportunity to understand more about the intriguing nature of the Maldivian atolls and island formation. Climb aborad a private speedboat and discover what lies beyond the horizon. - Travel to several different locations within the atoll and discover the unique and fascinating history behind the topography of the Maldives. Explore a deserted island, and privately snorkel through untouched reef with your own personal guide. See how the coral reef grow and from the underwater structure that have created the scattering of beautiful islands.

  • World Travel Awards: Indian Ocean ceremony to be held at Paradise Island Resort Maldives

    The stars of the travel industry in the Indian Ocean would descend upon the beautiful jewel island in the Maldives on the 12th of May 2013 for the World Travel Awards Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony. With over 58 winners of different categories to be presented on the night, Paradise Island Resort & Spa is undoubtedly an excellent choice for such an event.

  • Explore new worlds at Maldives Diving Adventures

    If its an adventure you seek, then look no further as Maldives Diving Adventures brings to you amazing options for diving in the some of the worlds most exciting diving waters.

  • The Great Adventure: Fishermen’s Paradise

    Explore the wonderful world of fishing in the Maldives

  • Dhuniye – A Stunning New Foray to the Culinary World

    An amazing new adventure into the culinary world by Kuramathi Island Resort

  • The Maldives a Picturesque Vacation Destination.

    Escape the daily grind with one of the most memorable vacations available to you. Pristine waters and stunning aerial views await you in the Maldives Island resorts. Be sure to take advantage of the tours and excursions available with the help of the seaplanes, which will help you soar to new heights and see the wonders that are available below.

  • Six Once in a Life Time Getaways for Honeymooners

    For most of us, getting married is a one time trip to the altar. Why not make the honeymoon that comes afterwards a once-in-a-lifetime experience you and your lover will never forget? That’s a distinct possibility if you go along with the recommendations of Maldivestraveller.com

  • Leave Your Wallet At Home- The Centara Island Resort, A Cash Free Zone

    The Centara Grand Island Resort And Spa introduces November 12th as a new historical date, as it by then will allow tourists from all over the world the total all-inclusive experience. All you will need for a comfortable stay is your passport, a pair of flip-flop sandals and your favorite Hawaiian-shirt, everything else will already have been taken care of.

  • Water Bungalow - Maldives

    No where else in the world can vacationing couples be so close to the pristine, clear ocean than in one of our “water bungalows.” Sitting a few feet above the surface of a peaceful lagoon these overwater bungalows allow the closest possible communication with the sea.

  • The Perfect Getaway at Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa

    If you are looking for the most relaxing place in Maldives for a romantic rendezvous, or just to regain some sense of balance, the Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa will suit your needs. This incredible resort features over fifty secluded bungalows on the coast of the Indian Ocean. You are sure to love the sparkling sands, incredibly blue waters, and resort amenities that include spas, yoga facilities, and all the wonders of a tropical setting

  • Huvafen Fushi: Back With Even More Luxuries

    When it comes to the most beautiful and award winning luxury accommodations in the Maldives, no resort can rival Huvafen Fushi. For the past eight years, celebrities such as George Clooney and Kate Moss have visited our resort simply because we always provide the best services combined with an absolutely stunning setting. We are also known for an incredible array of raw food and beverages that rival those served in the finest bars and restaurants throughout the world.

  • Claire Clark Will be Hosting A Special Dinner and Cooking Class at Maldive's Famous Resort Six Senses Laamu

    Maldives, Laamu : It has been announced by authorities at the renowned resort, Six Senses Laamu, that regular special dinner and cooking classes will be conducted at their Leaf Restaurant from fifth July till the eleventh, by the world famous, British celebrity chef, Ms. Claire Clark.

  • The LUX* Island Resort in Maldives – Be Prepared For A Mind Blowing Experience

    The resort is located on the island of Dhidhoofinolhu, about half an hour away from the capital city, Male. The is; and is 2 kilometer long and 400 meters wide. You can do much once you feel like taking some time off from viewing the corals on the sand beaches. If you want to spoil yourself, there is nothing like the spas the resort has to offer. The spa is the perfect place for you to get in touch with your mind, body and soul.

  • Ideal Preparation for a Perfect Rendezvous with Maldives

    Maldives is one of the most sought after holiday destination boasting of endless opportunities and countless fun filled activities. It is a heavenly mix of perfect climate which is never too hot or humid and the soothing cool oceanic breeze caresses your body throughout the day.

  • Anantara Kihavah Villas: The Enchanting Resort that will surely win you over.

    Maldives is the land of a thousand dreams and Anantara Kihavah Villas is where all the dreams are fulfilled. Maldives is home to the most spectacular beaches and underwater life but how could you enjoy the greatest offerings of nature unless you are provided a unique and thrilling opportunity. Anantara Kihavah Villas is the perfect answer because it has been constructed to not only fulfill every possible dream and desire of the visitors but with much more that is unexpected and unbelievable.

  • An Exemplary Modern-day Marvel amidst the Tropical Paradise of Maldives: Dusit Thani Maldives

    Dusit Thani Maldives stems from the hotels and resorts chain of the Bangkok based Dusit Thani Group that has a worldwide network and is well known for providing the most pleasurable experience to their guests. This resort, situated at Mudhdhoo Island, is a reminiscent of Thai architectural techniques and hospitality attitudes.

  • Trip report: Maldives Liveaboard Two weeks on the MV Eagle Ray

    Ever since seeing pictures a few years ago with whale sharks and dozens of mantas in a single photo (from Hanifaru Bay), the Maldives quickly jumped on my dive destination list. Aside from the long flight(s) literally half way around the globe, it always seemed like a rather pricey destination (at least to me), with the sole options being a sky's-the-limit resort island, or a pricey luxury liveaboard.

  • Maldives: A touch of Natural Beauty is a Joy forever

    Away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, we all need to unwind, relax and have a touch of nature to compose our ever stressed out minds. Touring Maldives is the one best and affordable solution for achieving it all in one package. Maldives is a place where God has secured the best of everything. Maldives is a combination of beautiful islands every one of which is uniquely exotic having the best scenic beauty along with the incredibly pure and inviting oceanic treasures.

  • Maldives: A Tropical Paradise with a Magnetic Romantic Aura

    Maldives is often top- listed as the hub of romantic getaways and this is not an overstatement. A country having purity embossed in every corner of its landscape and where cultural heritage and exotic locales are carefully guarded from the onslaughts of western consumerism surely promises eternal romantic bliss.

  • Beautiful Waldorf Astoria Maldives

    The overall experience of vacationing at the Waldorf Astoria Maldives is a life changing event that will be cherished and remembered for years to come. The astonishing beauty of this resort, in conjunction with the natural surroundings provided by the island are aspects heralded by all that choose this location as their destination for any vacation or honeymoon!

  • The Waldorf Astoria Maldives adds a brand new high-speed luxury boat

    The world-class luxury resort Waldorf Astoria adds a brand new speedboat for the resorts already existing impressive fleet.

  • Malaika Shoot for AsiaSpa India’s in Maldives

    Malaika Arora Khan known as a diva goddess in the Bollywood, recently visits Maldives. This was Malaika’s third visit to Maldives Islands. The visit was for a photo shoot done for the 8th Anniversary asiaSpa India‘s.

  • Conrad Maldives open doors for new Beach Suites

    One of the finest resorts in the Maldives, Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is up to the emerging modern tourism market. Earlier this year Conrad have open the doors for the clients for new Beach Suites.

  • Jumeirah Group appoints new COO

    The former president and CEO of Viceroy Hotel Group, Nicholas Clayton has been selected as the new Chief operating officer of luxury hospital operator Jumeirah Group.

  • Korean actress Kim Tae Hee visit Maldives

    Beautiful Korean actress Kim Tae Hee recently visited Maldives for a new assignment. This time it does not involve dramas, shows and movies. The beautiful actress was assigned for a photo shoot for the fashion Magazine, Marie Claire.

  • Condé Nast Traveler Gold List 2012: Maldives

    Three resorts of the Maldives have been recognized as the best in the business and have made the prestigious Condé Nast Traveler Gold List 2012. The Condé Nast Traveler Gold List 2012 is the eighth of their annual lists, and the hotels chosen by their team of editors and experts are the best for service, food, location, rooms, leisure facilities, ambiance and design.

  • Trump Organization seeking for investment opportunity in Maldives

    Maldives is center attraction of many world-class hotel chains and investors. Presently reports say Donald Trump Jr is in Maldives, arrived in 20th Apr 2012. Seeking for investments opportunities. Mr. Trump is currently taking a tour of the hotels in Maldives. It is not unclear which hotel he is staying exactly.

  • W Retreat and Spa-Romance Under the Stars On Turquoise Waters.

    The journey to W Retreat and Spa starts at the Male International Airport where W Ambassadors are ready to greet and escort you to the W Lounge. Here you can relax with refreshments while the check on process is completed by the Welcome Ambassadors. Then you are whisked away on a 25 minute seaplane ride to the island of Fesdu 72km from the airport cozily tucked away in the middle of the North Ari Atoll. Traditional Maldivian exteriors are seamlessly blended with state-of-the-art interiors.

  • Huvafen Fushi’s Dream Calendar 2012 Kicks Off with a Stunning Performance from Kelis.

    The luxurious features of Huvafen Fushi, a unique getaway that truly takes you away from it all to another dimension of surreal beauty and natural wellness are stylish and unparalleled. The resort is located north male atoll and can be accessed from the Male Airport in 30 minutes.

  • Rip Tide Vacation Inn Maldives

    Rip tide Vacation Inn Maldives is developed in the concept to provide the travelers to experience the Maldives at its best. The hotel is design to give a comfortable homely feel within you stay with us. The hotel faces to the seaside of the island giving a wonderful peaceful environment. In morning with the happy sun the picture perfect environment gives let you experience the beautiful countryside of Maldives.

  • Maldives Island Vacation Holidays

    The Maldives known as a exotic holiday destination. Is dreamy holiday destination for many travelers, as it is considered as an expensive destination? Where there are not many options for economical travelers who would love to explore beautiful Nature of the Maldives Above and below.

  • Diva Maldives "The Best Luxury Beach Resort"

    The World Luxury Hotel Awards hosted at the world renowned Regent Esplanade Zagreb hotel in Zagred Croatia on September 16th 2011 has declared Dive Maldives as the Best Luxury Beach Resort among a selection of properties from across the world.

  • Marie Claire and August Man photo shoot in W Retreat & Spa Maldives.

    The Maldives being among most desirable luxury destinations, Marie Claire and August Man recently held photo shoot featuring Louis Vuitton winter collection in their Malaysian edition.

  • Steiner Leisure Limited to Open new Spas with Adaaran Resorts in Maldives

    Chavana Spa, the spa brand of Steiner Leisure Limited have approved for a seven year agreement to run two spa facilities, at Adaaran Select Meedhupparu Resort and Adaaran ClubRannalhi Resort, in the Maldives. Steiner Leisure Limited had also lately signed in an agreement to operate a spa facility at Chaaya Lagoon Hakura Huraa, Meemu Atoll, the south of Maldives.

  • Viceroy Maldives Resort to debut end 2011

    Maldives shines again after a remarkable week at the World Trade Awards 2011, taking away 9 of the most coveted titles - and this month it’s now announcing yet another high profile property launch - Viceroy Maldives Hotels and Resorts, to debut end of the end of 2011. The Viceroy brand has been tirelessly promoting the new addition coming close in the heels of successful property launches in Miami, Snowmass in Colorado and Anguilla in the Caribbean - all of which were opened recently.

  • The Maldives, takes home major awards at the World Travel Awards 2011

    The biggest travel event, World Travel Awards 2011 , witnessed a remarkable success to the Maldives by securing several prestigious titles in the Indian Ocean category making it to the top of the Indian Ocean Winners List.

  • Coco Palm Bodu Hithi Resort launching a new global 'Chef in Residence' program for 2012

    Coco Palm Resort, Maldives is launching a equisetic new global “Chef in Residence’ program for 2012 at its five star Coco Palm Bodu Hithi. This new event will bring worlds finest culinary capitals to the Indian Ocean Island resort, The Maldives. High profile chefs from British, Italian and Australian will spend one week per year in Coco Palm Bodu Hithi serving up bespoke dishes in the á la carte Aqua restaurant, running master-classes and demonstrations and sharing recipes and tips with guest participants.

  • Dusit International to open their first resort in the Maldives December 2011

    One of Asia’s leading hotel groups. Dusit International announced plan to open, Dusit Thani as there first Maldives resort at Mudhoo Island, Baa Atoll.

  • Maldives – Melt away at the Perfect Getaway

    It’s serene yet scintillating, it’s mushy yet meek, it’s happening yet humble, that’s Maldives, the contagious slice of Earth!

  • Maldives Affordable Village Hotels

    More affordable small Hotels are developing in the local villages of the Maldives. Local village islands can be boasted for its natural beautiful beaches, turquoise lagoons, the peaceful atmosphere and more closer to local people, one can experience the local laid and relaxed life style of Maldivians and enjoy the Natural beauty, just similar to a 5 star resort offering the luxury Maldives.

  • The Conrad Maldives Offers Daily Submarine Tours

    While the man behind Virgin Atlantic races to launch his luxury underwater adventure submarines; the Conrad Maldives has already launched their first daily private submarine tours.

  • Two Worlds ! Come & Explore - Liveaboard diving in Maldives

    Maldives has much to offer any diver or tourist. Whether it is enjoying nature at a resort or hopping on a Live Aboard to cruise throughout the scenic atolls, passengers are sure to fill their days with pleasure and beauty.

  • Maldives withdraws from New7Wonders campaign after surprise US$500,000 bill

    Tourism authorities in the Maldives have withdrawn the country from the New7Wonders campaign, after claiming the private company behind the competition began demanding increasingly high fees in order for the Maldives to compete meaningfully for the remainder of the competition. Tourism authorities in the Maldives have withdrawn the country from the New7Wonders campaign, after claiming the private company behind the competition began demanding increasingly high fees in order for the Maldives to compete meaningfully for the remainder of the competition.

  • Buttered up by Cocoa Island, the Maldives retreat where every day is a honeymoon

    There are scary moments on Cocoa Island in the Maldives. One of them happens within minutes of arriving, when the ebullient Chinese member of staff who had checked us in asks if we want a 'room orientation'.