Viceroy Hotel Group announced the opening of Viceroy Maldives Resort on 2 April 2012. This charming 61-villa island resort, an integral part of the company’s steadily prospering Viceroy Hotels and resorts brand nestles on the archipelago’s unexploited Vagaru Island.
The resort’s lavish beachfront or water villas are set on the white sand beachfront or nestle directly on the turquoise sea. Private plunge pools, ensuite baths and spectacular outdoor area, admiring each villa offers optimum privacy and superb hospitality in a gorgeous setting. Viceroy Maldives will feature some of the most spacious accommodation across Maldives, ranging from 1,300 sq feet to 3,000 sq feet. The resort’s fine dining option offers everything from casual beachside cuisine to exotic Italian fare. Restaurant concept incorporates European and Asian influences. An underground wine cellar adds an exotic charm to the entire set up.
Guests can also rejuvenate and relax while enjoying spa treatments at the over-water spa villas of the resort, which includes seven treatment suites for individuals as well as couples. This wonderful spa treatment incorporates effects of natural elements like sun, sea and Maldivian culture, allowing guests to experience an ultimate sense of healing and well-being. The holistic Ayurvedic treatment and yoga classes are offered as part of the program at The Spa at Viceroy Maldives.
The exquisitely decorated interior, designed by Yabu Pushelberg will undoubtedly amuse the guests. The awe-inspiring decoration of the resort has drew inspiration from the island’s natural beauty and culture. Arrangements will be made to transport the guests to their villas by golf cart, as soon as they step inside the property. The resort’s Pool Bar & Grill restaurant is equally charming. The kid’s zone with varied amusements is a great place for children to play.
According to Nicholas Clayton, President of Viceroy Hotel Group, this extension of the Viceroy brand across the world to the Maldives is an exciting development for the company. In his own words, “We look forward to welcoming our clientele to this breathtaking resort in early 2012.”