Holiday Check Awards, the prestigious award by a German travel company Holiday Check, is a highly sought after tourism prize given by the largest German speaking travel portal that offers extensive travel know-how, is being conferred for the 12th year to the most popular hotels worldwide.
In order to be nominated, the hotel needs to have a minimum number of reviews during the year of 2017 with a stay in 2017, a recommendation rate of minimum 90% from reviews in 2017 and a score of at least five out of six suns on Holiday Check from reviews in 2017.
This year, 4 resorts in the Maldives won this prestigious award as follows;
Kuredu Island Resort
Kuredu Island Resort on the northern reef of Lhaviyani atoll, 80 miles north of the International Airport and 35 minutes by seaplane. It is an area famous for its beauty and abundant marine life.
Exotic Bungalows and wonderful Villas line the white sand beach in Kuredu Island Resort. The villas are tastefully decorated in this modern resort, with over the lagoon fabulous Water Villa. In the centre of the island is the magnificent Sulthan Pool Villa. Kuredu is a large island with plenty of restaurants, bars, shops and activities among them the first golf course in Maldives.
Reethi Beach Resort
Reethi Beach is located on a tiny island in Baa Atoll, a scenic 35-minute seaplane flight or a 20 minute domestic flight to Dharavandhoo followed by a short 15 minute speed boat ride, from Male’.
The elegant and spacious detached and semi-detached villas are built from natural materials in typical Maldivian-style, providing first class comfort in a unique setting. Rooms are air-conditioned and set amid tropical foliage fringing a long expanse of powder soft beach or on stilts over the clear blue lagoon. There are five restaurants and five bars, poolside and beachfront. Facilities include a PADI 5-star dive centre; a Spa and wellness retreat; Water Sports Centre; Sports Complex and a wide variety of group and private excursions have been carefully selected to enable you to explore the untouched beauty of Baa Atoll and the rich culture of its inhabitants.
Meeru Island Resort
Meeru Island Resort, surrounded by a beautiful lagoon and long stretches of white, sandy beach, is the only Resort on the island of Meerufenfushi, North Male’ Atoll. A 55 minute scenic speedboat ride from Velana International Airport will take you to this beautiful hideout. It is 1200 meters long by 350 meters wide, about 90 acres of pure bliss in Maldives.
Kuramathi Island Resort
An emerald jewel in the turquoise Maldivian waters. Acres of luxuriant vegetation. Spectacular beaches tapering into an endless sandbank.
Wander the narrow winding paths lined with thick foliage that snake their way across the island. Gaze up into the ancient banyan tree and spot the cranes nesting in the topmost branches.
On this stunning Maldives island resort, you can stroll along sandy white beaches and dip your toes in the water to cool off on a balmy day. Spend leisurely hours exploring the vibrant reefs or an afternoon of extravagance at the spa. Indulge in dining and wining experiences to suit your every desire.
We wish all the winners a hearty congratulations on their success and hard work.