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Best Family Friendly Resorts For Your Holidays In The Maldives

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Break off from your routine and take some time off with your loved ones to unwind and make memories in paradise, in palm fringed islands that barely peak off the ocean. Quality family time entails serenity, adventure and bliss; all things offered by these resorts, with the perfect setting for a fun packed holiday.

Anantara Dhigu

Your little ones are royalty here, with a children’s kit given to them upon arrival, and the villas too stocked with little amenities for them. The resort offers family friendly sports such as volleyball, table tennis, badminton and a life-sized chessboard. The Dhoni Club for kids aged 3 to 12 has two traditional Maldivian dhoni boats, a treehouse, and climbing walls. Step into the world of Little Hermie and his friends and explore the island here. The resort offers babysittiing services for children over 3 months, with professional sitters trained in CPR and First Aid.

Your fun does not have to stop at the resort either. A boat ride away is the private picnic island Gulhifushi, complete with modern amenities. Sea Kayak Explorer, snorkel and grill a bite by the beach. Let your resident marine biologist take you on a journey at the Anantara Coral Adoptation Programme and plant your own coral with the family.

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Lily Beach Resort

Opt for the Family Beach Villa, the two-bedroom haven for your family. With your private stretch of powdery white beach and the glistening ocean in front, it is the perfect setting for some family fun. The Turtle Kids’ Club offers a wide range of adventure packed sports for the tots, from hermit crab races, watersports to treasure hunts. Inside, an array of board games, a library and kids movies keep them entertained, while a tree house, swings and a basketball court welcomes them outside.

To make things even more interesting, Lily Maa, the main restaurant has a kids’ corner, for the little ones to get together with their favourite snacks. Vibes Bar too packs a punch, with sun loungers, light bites, a separate playground and a pool for kids.

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Niyama Private Islands 

Niyama’s twin isles, “Chill” and “Play” offers much to explore. While the culinary journey through the private islands will leave you spellbound, their studios and suites make for the perfect tropical escapade with your family. Each villa comes with its own private pool, vast open spaces, thick island foliage and a private beach. The most grandiose of all, The Crescent stands perched on stilts in the lagoon, and the 5-bedroom villa can house up to 14 adults and 8 children, and comes with a personal chef, two butlers and even a private excursion menu.

A four-fold tribal programme awaits the kids at Explorers Kids’ Club set in isle “Play”. The Club takes the kids on a journey across Maldivian culture and natural wonders, from traditional Dhivehi lullabies to dolphin scouting. Complete with a trampoline, a splash park and a little gourmet kitchen, this will definitely be a highlight for your kids.

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Cheval Blanc Randelhi

The villas are glamorous works of art on its own, with the most exquisite villa perched on its own private island, only reached by a speedboat. Ideal for families seeking privacy, the four-bedroom retreat is complete with a butler, gym, a vast swimming pool, a private bar, yoga master, and a spa. The culinary team prepares your personal favourites and fresh catch from the sea.

Perfect for private dining, La Table de Partage hosts up to 16 guests, with a custom menu for each party. The Carte Blanche in-villa menu is ideal for those nights in with the family, while an endless array of venues from private beaches to traditional dhonis can also be selected from. A state of the art fitness centre, professional tennis courts and PADI diving programmes are only a few of the excursions offered here. Get on board the Azimut for an unforgettable yacht tour with the family, finishing it off with dinner out on the deck, with the Indian Ocean serving as your backdrop.

Le Carrousel offers plenty for the little ones including children’s yoga, a large waterslide, treasure hunt, and cultural activities, while Le Paddock for teenagers come with observational astronomy sessions, subaquatic hikes and a multimedia station.

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One & Only Reethi Rah

The Two-Villa Residence with Pool and Grand Beach Villa with Pool have all you could want in a vacation home, and possibly more. Step outside the comfort of your villa, and the resort has much to offer for families. An Artist Studio welcomes budding artists and professionals alike, while tennis, wall climbing and a range of water sports are offered as well. Try your hand at water skiing, parasailing or wakeboarding for an unforgettable day in the water, or better yet, pay a family visit to the gentle giants of the ocean; whale sharks. Afterwards, hop aboard a seaplane and have the captain take you around for a tour up in the sky, or have your butler arrange a fishing trip for the family.

While Easter themed activities welcome the little tots, complete with fashion shows, a pool and an arts and crafts area, Onetribe allows tweens to explore and learn the ways of the island. For teens, ClubOne has a juice bar and a homemade ice cream parlour to get to know each other and grab light bites during the day.

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Emaar signs for first property in the Maldives

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Emaar Hospiality Group has announced its expansion in the Indian Ocean with a hotel management contract to operate Address Madivaru Maldives Resort + Spa.

The property is designed as a picturesque beachfront resort set in a private island in the Indian Ocean, only 20 minutes by seaplane from Male International Airport.

The expansion to the Indian Ocean archipelago underlines the international growth plans of Emaar Hospitality Group, which now has 29 upcoming hotel projects in the UAE, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Turkey, and now, Maldives.

The group currently has 11 operational hotels and three serviced residences in Dubai, its home-market.

Scheduled to be operational in 2020, Address Madivaru Maldives Resort + Spa will be the first-of-its-kind island hotel project by Address Hotels + Resorts, the premium lifestyle hotel and serviced residences brand of Emaar Hospitality Group.

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A part of the 2.42 sq km Ethere Madivaru Private Island, owned by Adam Abdul Gafoor, chairman of Finolhu Investment, Address Madivaru Maldives Resort + Spa spans a total area of 75,000 sq m, with its design and contours defined by the vast coastline.

Billed to be a spectacular vacation destination, the hotel project includes 80 beach and over-water villas including selected units for sale.

Gafoor said: “We are delighted to welcome Emaar Hospitality Group’s Address brand to Maldives to manage our exceptional property that will complement our nation’s focus on tourism growth.

“Maldives has been the cornerstone of Indian Ocean tourism, and the government has announced visionary initiatives to drive the role of the private sector, including the long-term lease of islands for resort development.”

Among the stand-out features of Address Madivaru Maldives Resort + Spa include a dedicated Spa Island and Water Sports Island offering diving, surfing and a host of leisure pursuits, as well as water villas and presidential suites that redefine the standards of ultra-luxury hospitality.

Amenities such as floating restaurants and lounges, over-water fitness facilities, swimming pools, and children’s play areas are all thoughtfully designed to maximise the oceanfront location.

Olivier Harnisch, chief executive, Emaar Hospitality Group, said: “One of the world’s most popular holiday destinations, Maldives is an ideal fit to our expansion plans to take our proven competencies in hospitality to newer geographies.

“It is our privilege to have been chosen by Finolhu Investment to manage this iconic property in the Indian Ocean.

“We will work closely in the design and development of the hotel project, with a focus on maximising its oceanfront location. Address Madivaru Maldives Resort + Spa will not only enhance our reputation as a global hospitality provider but also add value to the local economy through its role in promoting premium tourism and holiday home investments.”

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Honeymoon Packages in Maldives.

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Maldive has become a sensational destination for Honeymooners and holiday makers. An estimated 1 Million travelers travel to Maldives every year. Be it Honeymoon Holidays, Family Holidays, Couple Holidays or even an Private Island experience. Travelers from round the globe are pouring to Maldives to celebrate holidays and special occasions.

Honeymoon in  Maldives is a beautiful experience for newly weds. There are several resorts that can be recommended for Honeymoon stay. From Luxury to Budget, cozy to private. You have a choice of multiple islands and rooms to choose from.

View some of the spectacular resorts recommended for Honeymoon in Maldives here: https://tmtmaldives.com/resorts-collection/honeymoon-resorts/

Honeymoon Package in Maldives can be as low as USD 999 Per person up to several thousands. This solely depends on the Island chosen for your stay. You will find it difficult to decide on a resort specially when all of them are actually beautiful.

To decide on a Resort you need to set up your mind on what you are looking for your stay along with the Budget you have of course! Rooms with sea views, sunrise / sunset views. A large pool in the villa, a private villa. Option to dine world’s best cuisines, a beachfront front villa or an ocean front villa with breathe taking views of The Indian Ocean. Villa on the beach or Over water – the list goes on and on for the possibilities of what Maldives can offer you for a memorable Honeymoon holiday experience.

Apart from this, you also need to take an account on best time to visit to Maldives for a Honeymoon. This solely is based on Price and weather. December to April is dry season in Maldives and has the best sunshine. Maldives expects large number of visitors during this period & Normally all resorts are fully occupied. Advance Bookings are suggested.

Christmas & New Year Period (23rd December to 10th January) are the busiest season in Maldives for all Resorts & Hotels. Rates are extremely higher for accommodation during this period of year, just like all other popular destinations. Advance bookings are highly recommended.

May to November ate considered low season with cheaper room rates & plenty of special offers & add ons. You may experience shower rain lasting not more than 10-20 minutes during this period of year.

Thinking of a Honeymoon Holiday Plan to Maldives? Do feel free to discuss with us for information, details, prices and insights. We would be delighted to assist you with best offers and booking deals.

TMT Maldives Pvt. Ltd.
Maazin Villa Feydhoo, Addu Atoll. P.O Box 19040 The Republic of Maldives.
Email: sales(at)tmtmaldives.com
Website: https://tmtmaldives.com
Office: +960 6893555
Customer Support: +960 9994203

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Honeymoon Packages in Maldives.

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Maldive has become a sensational destination for Honeymooners and holiday makers. An estimated 1 Million travelers travel to Maldives every year. Be it Honeymoon Holidays, Family Holidays, Couple Holidays or even an Private Island experience. Travelers from round the globe are pouring to Maldives to celebrate holidays and special occasions.

Honeymoon in  Maldives is a beautiful experience for newly weds. There are several resorts that can be recommended for Honeymoon stay. From Luxury to Budget, cozy to private. You have a choice of multiple islands and rooms to choose from.

View some of the spectacular resorts recommended for Honeymoon in Maldives here: https://tmtmaldives.com/resorts-collection/honeymoon-resorts/

Honeymoon Package in Maldives can be as low as USD 999 Per person up to several thousands. This solely depends on the Island chosen for your stay. You will find it difficult to decide on a resort specially when all of them are actually beautiful.

To decide on a Resort you need to set up your mind on what you are looking for your stay along with the Budget you have of course! Rooms with sea views, sunrise / sunset views. A large pool in the villa, a private villa. Option to dine world’s best cuisines, a beachfront front villa or an ocean front villa with breathe taking views of The Indian Ocean. Villa on the beach or Over water – the list goes on and on for the possibilities of what Maldives can offer you for a memorable Honeymoon holiday experience.

Apart from this, you also need to take an account on best time to visit to Maldives for a Honeymoon. This solely is based on Price and weather. December to April is dry season in Maldives and has the best sunshine. Maldives expects large number of visitors during this period & Normally all resorts are fully occupied. Advance Bookings are suggested.

Christmas & New Year Period (23rd December to 10th January) are the busiest season in Maldives for all Resorts & Hotels. Rates are extremely higher for accommodation during this period of year, just like all other popular destinations. Advance bookings are highly recommended.

May to November ate considered low season with cheaper room rates & plenty of special offers & add ons. You may experience shower rain lasting not more than 10-20 minutes during this period of year.

Thinking of a Honeymoon Holiday Plan to Maldives? Do feel free to discuss with us for information, details, prices and insights. We would be delighted to assist you with best offers and booking deals.

TMT Maldives Pvt. Ltd.
Maazin Villa Feydhoo, Addu Atoll. P.O Box 19040 The Republic of Maldives.
Email: sales(at)tmtmaldives.com
Website: https://tmtmaldives.com
Office: +960 6893555
Customer Support: +960 9994203

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Emirates Airline News

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Emirates announced a record July from its six UK gateway airports with more than 265,000 passengers traveled to Dubai and onwards.

Emirates is presently on track to convey five million travelers between the UK and Dubai in the 2017-18 financial year, against 4.92 million the past a year. More than 140,000 travelers flew out of Heathrow and Gatwick, more than 48,000 from Manchester, 40,000 from Birmingham, 22,000 from Glasgow and 12,000 from Newcastle.

Other than Dubai, the best goals from the UK a month ago were Bangkok, Phuket, Mauritius, Maldives and Bali. The record month comes as the aircraft praises its 30th year of operations in the UK. Carryings from the UK in July 1987 achieved 4,000.

Emirates started its service of the Maldives in May 1987 utilizing a solitary Boeing 727 air ship. It now works four times every day administration to the Maldives from Dubai, with travel courses including neighboring Sri Lanka, and utilizations Boeing 777-300s for its Male operations.

Emirates has turned into a noteworthy carrier working to the Maldives and has been serving for a considerable length of time as a favored aircraft of visitors going by the island country from far corners of the world, particularly Europe.

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Maldives-Holiday

Emirates Airline News

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Emirates

Emirates announced a record July from its six UK gateway airports with more than 265,000 passengers traveled to Dubai and onwards.

Emirates is presently on track to convey five million travelers between the UK and Dubai in the 2017-18 financial year, against 4.92 million the past a year. More than 140,000 travelers flew out of Heathrow and Gatwick, more than 48,000 from Manchester, 40,000 from Birmingham, 22,000 from Glasgow and 12,000 from Newcastle.

Other than Dubai, the best goals from the UK a month ago were Bangkok, Phuket, Mauritius, Maldives and Bali. The record month comes as the aircraft praises its 30th year of operations in the UK. Carryings from the UK in July 1987 achieved 4,000.

Emirates started its service of the Maldives in May 1987 utilizing a solitary Boeing 727 air ship. It now works four times every day administration to the Maldives from Dubai, with travel courses including neighboring Sri Lanka, and utilizations Boeing 777-300s for its Male operations.

Emirates has turned into a noteworthy carrier working to the Maldives and has been serving for a considerable length of time as a favored aircraft of visitors going by the island country from far corners of the world, particularly Europe.

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Travel Trade Maldives debuts in Indian Ocean

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Travel Trade Maldives debuts in Indian Ocean

The inaugural Travel Trade Maldives has taken place in, with over 200 tourism professionals in attendance.

Held at Dharubaaruge in the Maldivian capital, Malé, the travel trade show was the first of its kind in the country and attendees included resort and hotel general managers, resident managers, key hotel owners, international travel trade stakeholders and other travel industry professionals.

In total, over 3,000 scheduled meetings took place at the show, to discuss business contracts worth more than $1 billion combined.

Alongside industry meetings, the summit also played host to four panel events, in which more than 80 general managers from resorts and hotels in the Maldives took part.

In addition, the first ever Tourism Career Fair was also held during TTM at the National Art Gallery, with over 2,000 students and industry professionals meeting with hotels and resorts currently recruiting.

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Tourism is an extremely important market to the Maldives and the destination continues to welcome an increasing number of tourists, including a 3.2 per cent rise in UK visitors in June 2017, compared to last year.

The Maldives government has therefore announced plans to develop over 50 resorts before the end of 2018, with estimations that the island nation will have over 50,000 beds available to tourists by 2020.

Following the success of the first TTM, the second Travel Trade Maldives show is scheduled to take place over an extended three days from May 1st-3rd, 2018.

For further information on Travel Trade Maldives or to register for the show, visit the official website.

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