Hotel Tourism and Hospitality Industry News for the Maldives


GM Forum 2018 Highlights: Special unveiling of The Muraka by Hilton

The Maldives has been a pioneering destination for Hilton to capitalise on the interest towards underwater features. Ithaa, the underwater restaurant at the Conrad...

How to create the perfect hashtag for your next digital marketing...

Not long ago, a lot of people were wondering what a hashtag was and why you would ever need one in their S&M strategies....

Secrets of Revenue Management: Protect your hotel brand from Brandjacking

Con air: What is brandjacking? The neologism brandjacking was coined over a decade ago, by astutely combining the words branding and hijacking. In our industry,...

‘AI’ has no ‘EI’: Tech alone can’t deliver hospitality

Since artificial intelligence has no emotional intelligence, technology alone cannot deliver hospitality. If every hotel brand adopts the same tech solutions and continues to...

How the latest algorithm update is affecting your ROE

We bid farewell to organic reach a long time, however, our social media channels are still somehow alive and driving traffic to our content....

Fourth edition of Hotelier Maldives GM Forum scheduled for April 3,...

The fourth edition of the Hotelier Maldives GM Forum is scheduled to take place on April 3, 2019, at Bandos Maldives, one of the...




Property Region Opening
Baglioni Resort Maldives Dhaalu Atoll 2018
Carpe Diem Beach Resort & Spa Raa Atoll 2018
Centara Grand Muthaafushi Resort & Spa Baa Atoll 2018
Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa Raa Atoll 2018
Faarufushi Maldives Raa Atoll 2018
Hard Rock Hotel Maldives Malé Atoll 2018
Heritance Aarah Raa Atoll 2018
Innahuraa Maldives Lhaviyani Atoll 2018
Joali Maldives Raa Atoll 2018
Kudadoo Maldives Private Island Lhaviyani Atoll 2018
Lux* North Malé Atoll Malé Atoll 2018
Movenpick Resort Kuredhivaru Maldives Noonu Atoll 2018
Pullman Maamutaa Maldives Gaafu Alifu Atoll 2018
Raffles Maldives Meradhoo Gaafu Alifu Atoll 2018
The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort Baa Atoll 2018
You & Me Maldives by Cocoon Raa Atoll 2018
Chatwal Maaga Maldives North Ari Atoll 2019
Gran Meliá Maldives Thaa Atoll 2019
JW Marriott Maldives Shaviyani Atoll 2019
The Nautilus Maldives Baa Atoll 2019
Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi Malé Atoll 2019
Zazz Island Resort South Ari Atoll 2019
Dream Gasveli Meemu Atoll 2020
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Veliche™ Gourmet: The newest addition to BBMs portfolio of world-class products

Bestbuy Maldives (BBM) has made another exciting addition to its portfolio of world-class products, with...

Dusit Thani Maldives’ signature Benjarong restaurant receives prestigious Thai Select Award

Dusit Thani Maldives has officially been certified ‘Thai Select 2018’ by the Department of International...

Resort News Weekly Roundup

Dominic Scoles appointed Hotel Manager at The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort The St. Regis Maldives...

Marco Den Ouden appointed new general manager at Soneva Jani

Marco Den Ouden has been appointed as the new general manager of Soneva Jani. A passionate...

Soneva holds Baa Atoll’s first local surfing competition

Soneva recently organised the Baa Atoll’s first surfing competition for Maldivians. The Soneva Surf Pro...

Crown & Champa Resorts to introduce two new properties this December

Crown & Champa Resorts, Maldives has announced the opening of two new resorts in the...


Suppliers You Should Know: Aqua Chrome Pvt Ltd

For the cover story of issue 32, Hotelier Maldives looks at the history of some of the notable suppliers operating in the country, looking...

GM’s View: Riddian Davies, Group General Manager and Commercial Director, Reethi...

Reethi Faru Resort, a four-star superior, on the scenic island of Filaidhoo in the northern Raa Atoll has appointed Riddian Davies as the Group...

GM’s View: Armando Kraenzlin, Regional Vice President and General Manager, Four...

Armando Kraenzlin began his Four Seasons career as an Executive Assistant Manager with Four Seasons Hotel Jakarta. He has since held various senior management...

Mohamed Faisel, Executive Pastry Chef (Acting Executive Chef) at COMO Maalifushi

Mohamed Faisel is the Executive Pastry Chef and Acting Executive Chef at COMO Maalifushi. He hails from Kandy, Sri-Lanka, and has been in the...