Easter fun, pop-up by Chef of Michelin Starred restaurant and exhibition by Sri Lankan artist
Maldives, 27 February 2018: Families visiting Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives will be able to join traditional Easter celebrations, join Master Classes by Guest Chef Anthony Demetre and admire art by renowned Sri Lankan artist Mueen Saheed.
Amit Majumder, General Manager, Jumeirah Vittaveli, said: “Jumeirah Vittaveli is renowned for outstanding experiences and inspiring the minds of our guests has always been our aim. In addition to providing a wonderful Easter celebration, we can’t wait to welcome guest Chef Anthony Demetre and artist Mueen Saheed to our resort.”
Families will be able to meet the Easter bunny who will visit children with chocolate eggs and goodies. Children are also invited to join the resort’s Kuda Koli Kids Club for fun activities including an Easter egg roll, sweets and treats and a colourful tea party at the Samsara Boardwalk.
The exclusive Family Fun Offer includes a 4 night stay in a Two Bedroom Beach Villa with Pool and access to a private beach or lagoon, daily buffet breakfast, afternoon tea in villa and evening meals at Samsara, Fenesse or MU Grill, a fruit basket on arrival and beach BBQ with the family.
This year, the resort welcomes two special guests. Artist Mueen Saheed from Sri Lanka will be at the resort from 20-25 March, 2018. After a successful career as a jeweller, Mueen became a prolific painter with exhibitions around the world. Mueen will hold painting sessions with guests and talk about his inspiration and approach to art - a number of his paintings will be exhibited.
Shortly afterwards, well-known British chef Anthony Demetre will lead a week of cooking demonstrations, dinners and classes from 1-7 April, 2018. He has more than 18 years’ experience working in award-winning restaurants and has been taught by the world’s best chefs including Marco Pierre White and Pierre Koffmann. Anthony has been Chef-Patron of two restaurants in the UK – Wild Honey in Mayfair and Arbutus – which were both awarded Michelin stars. He has appeared on the BBC, the Great British Menu series and Saturday Kitchen Live.
He will rotate around Samsara, Fenesse, Swarna and MU Beach Grill and cook al fresco on the beaches. Guests will have the option to join an interactive dinner with wine pairing, or float off on a sunset cruise with champagne and canapes before enjoying a Beach dinner hosted by Chef Anthony.
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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. The sprawling 5-bedroom Royal Residence comes with private beach, spa, gym, two swimming pools, and its own dedicated restaurant. 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; Frankfurt, London and Mallorca (Spain) in Europe; the Maldives and Shanghai in Asia. Jumeirah Group also operates the new upscale-casual brand, Zabeel House by JumeirahTM and runs the luxury serviced residences brand Jumeirah LivingTM with properties in London and Dubai; the wellness brand TaliseTM; Jumeirah Restaurant Group DubaiTM; Wild Wadi WaterparkTM; The Emirates Academy of Hospitality ManagementTM; Jumeirah SiriusTM, its global loyalty programme; and isme by Jumeirah™ an app based rewards programme in the UAE. Future openings include luxury hotels in the UAE, Bahrain, Indonesia, China, Oman, Jordan, Malaysia and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. www.jumeirah.com
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