Maldives set for flurry of new resort openings by 2019

Work is currently underway on a collection of new resorts and hotels that will open in the Maldives throughout 2018 and early 2019. Following a push to improve hotel capacity, the Indian Ocean archipelago will play host a dozen new hotels, with international brands all planning openings. Here is a list of the resorts.

Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi

‘Sirru Fen Fushi’, which means ‘secret water island’, is a fitting moniker for the Fairmont’s addition the Maldivian hotel scene. Fairmont Maldives is the latest member of the prestigious Fairmont brand. The new luxury resort in Gaakoshibee Island of Shaviyani Atoll, Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fenfushi Resort is set to officially open in April 2018.

Pullman Maamutaa Maldives

AccorHotels has another Maldives hotel in its pipeline. On the island of Maamutaa, Accor will open the Pullman Maamutta Maldives in late 2018 with 120 villas, including 80 over-water villas and 40 on the beach.

Waldorf Astoria Maldives 

One of Hilton Worldwide’s luxury hotel and resort brands, Waldorf Astoria Hotels and Resorts is once again opening a resort property in the Maldives. The resort will merge three islands in South Malé Atoll and is just 20 minutes away from the airport by speedboat.

138 Beach and Overwater Villas, ranging from one to three bedroom villas and a four bedroom presidential suite, guarantees its guests privacy in their own spacious and luxurious bubbles while having access to the mainland where they are able to enjoy an extensive variety of dining experiences given the multiple restaurants and bars.


Source: Hotelier Maldives