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Jumeirah Vittaveli wins prestigious World Luxury Hotel Award™


Jumeirah Vittaveli wins prestigious World Luxury Hotel Award™

Resort receives recognition as ‘Best Luxury Island Resort’

Maldives, 09 November 2016Jumeirah Vittaveli won the ‘Best Luxury Island Resort’ award, at the 10th annual World Luxury Hotel Award™ Gala Ceremony that took place on Saturday, 29 Oct 2016, at The St. Regis, Doha.

“We are honoured to have received this outstanding recognition for our services and facilities. Jumeirah Vittaveli is constantly evolving as we endeavour to exceed our guests’ expectations. We take pride in providing the time and space for guests to reconnect and create everlasting moments together, and we humbly accept this award as a sign that our team is successful in their ambition”, comments Amit Majumder, General Manager at Jumeirah Vittaveli.

Jumeirah Vittaveli has won several awards this year, including ‘Maldives’ Leading Spa Resort’ at the World Travel Awards™, ‘Best Luxury Wellness Spa’ in the Maldives at the World Luxury Spa Awards™, ‘Best French Cuisine’ in the Maldives for Fenesse restaurant and ‘Best Indian Cuisine’ in Asia for the Indian restaurant Swarna at the World Luxury Restaurant Awards™, as well as ‘Grand Luxury Resort of the Year’ at the Luxury Travel Guide Global Awards™.

The World Luxury Hotel Awards™ (commonly known as WLHA) is a globally established organization providing luxury hotels and resorts with acknowledgement and honor for their superior services and facilities. The organization has been dedicated to awarding hotels within the high end luxury market for more than 10 years. Winning a World Luxury Hotel Award is a prestigious achievement that speaks volumes about any hotel. WHLA 2016 were presented in more than 50 categories, including Luxury Art Hotel, Luxury Wedding Destination of the Year, and Luxury Scenic Environment Hotel.

Jumeirah Vittaveli offers romantic escapes and indulgent family retreats, as well as a host of land- and water-based activities, including a PADI Dive base, water sports centre, four restaurants and two bars, Kuda Koli Kids’ Club with family pool, and a Talise Spa with overwater and garden treatment rooms. With its focus on cultural connection and organic experiences in a luxurious setting, Jumeirah Vittaveli offers guests a true Maldivian island experience.

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About Jumeirah Vittaveli:
A 20-minute boat ride from Malé International Airport brings you to Jumeirah Vittaveli. Whether for an intimate escape or an indulgent family retreat, Jumeirah Vittaveli offers unmatched diversity, subtle luxury and personalised exploration. Impeccable choice and seamless service shape the character of this resort paradise, where every detail has been meticulously crafted to inspire journeys of discovery and enjoyment. Whether beach-side or over-water, all villas feature stunning interiors with private pools and access to the sandy shores or glistening waters. An inspirational Spa, a well-equipped overwater gymnasium, a children's club and 5 star PADI dive centre mean guests are always able to try something new.

About Jumeirah Group:
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, operates a world-class portfolio of hotels and resorts including the flagship Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts manages properties in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, UAE, and Kuwait in the Middle East; Baku, Frankfurt, Istanbul, London and Mallorca (Spain) in Europe; the Maldives and Shanghai in Asia. Jumeirah Group also runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM with properties in London and Dubai; the new contemporary lifestyle hotel brand VenuTM; the wellness brand TaliseTM; Jumeirah Restaurant Group DubaiTM; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality ManagementTM; and Jumeirah SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme. Future openings include luxury and lifestyle hotels in China, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Malaysia, Mauritius, Oman, Russia and the UAE.

For further information please contact:

Tina Dotzauer 
Director of Marketing Communications

Telephone: +960 664 2020 



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