Travel BlogDecember 27, 2023
Vakkaru Maldives Celebrates 6 Years of Luxury Excellence
As Vakkaru Maldives marks its 6th anniversary this December, the resort commemorates a journey filled with extraordinary achievements and memorable experiences. Since opening its doors on 17 December 2017, it has emerged as a world-renowned leading private island sanctuary, offering unparalleled luxury levels of service and creating cherished memories for a growing community of loyal guests.
We’ve listed below 5 reasons to return or to visit Vakkaru for the first time. With exciting developments, the resort provides enhanced experiences for the guests, especially catering to the growing demands of the family market.
1. Luxury Redefined with New Three- & Four-Bedroom Beach Pool Residence
This accommodation can be adapted to guests’ preferences, making it an ideal choice for families or groups seeking an elevated beach getaway. The main residence has a large 42-sqm swimming pool and a spacious terrace with an outdoor gazebo overlooking the Indian Ocean. The third and fourth bedrooms have their own Beach Villa with Plunge Pool connected to the main residence, with its own 12-sqm whirlpool.
2. Enhanced Two Bedroom Beach Residences and Villas
The two-bedroom Residences now boast a newly built indoor living lounge for additional relaxation space. At the same time, the Beach Pool Villas have been upgraded with larger swimming pools for an even more luxurious swim experience.
3. Multiple Wins at World Travel Awards 2023
Endorsing Vakkaru’s positioning as a leading luxury resort for the fourth consecutive year, Vakkaru has been recognized with multiple awards at the prestigious World Travel Awards 2023. These include:
- World’s Leading Luxury Honeymoon Resort 2023
- Indian Ocean’s Leading Hotel Suite 2023
- Indian Ocean’s Leading Resort 2023
- Maldives’ Leading Hotel Suite 2023
4. On Resort Photo Studio
The newly constructed photo studio by Yash Lightroom offers guests unique opportunities to plan personalised, professional photoshoots for those cherished memories.
5. New Marine Experiences
The resort has introduced an array of new marine experiences led by its new marine biologist, Lydia Glinski. The programmes are designed for young explorers and adults, including “Be A Marine Biologist for a Day,” dedicated PADI speciality diving courses and a Coral Adoption programme.