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CROSSROADS Maldives Supports NEOC's Efforts in Fighting COVID-19

NEOC and CROSSROADS maldives with miniter of toursim ali waheed posing ofr a picture infront of the 06 buggies
CROSSROADS Maldives has donated 06 buggies for the operations of Rapid Response Team of the National emergency operation center.

CROSSROADS Maldives has donated 06 buggies for the operations of Rapid Response Team of the National Emergency Operations Center (NEOC). The Ministry of Tourism took upon the task of delivering the buggies from the integrated multi-island destination to Male’ City.

The Ministry of Tourism took it to twitter to disclose the news thanking Hardrock Maldives and SAii Lagoon Maldives for their support. The Ministry of Tourism has been working with the government of Maldives in extending their efforts to combat the ongoing crisis.

In addition to facilitating the use of luxury resorts as quarantine facilities, the Ministry of Tourism has been providing aid in numerous ways while working towards the repatriation of tourists stranded in Maldives.

CROSSROADS Maldives is the first multi-island integrated leisure and lifestyle resort destination in Maldives. Located just a 15-minute speedboat journey away from Velana International airport, Phase one of CROSSROADS Maldives features two luxury hotels, SAii Lagoon Maldives and Hard Rock Hotel Maldives. Hard Rock Hotel Maldives is the first act of the legendary Hard Rock Hotels. The luxury hotel offers a stunning guest rooms, suites, villas and overwater villas along with thrilling amenities and non-stop luxury in true Hard-Rock style.

SAii Lagoon Maldives is the first Curio Collection by Hilton Hotel in the Maldives, and currently open for renting. It is a playful tropical escape for those in search of a unique getaway. As integrated islands, both the resorts have direct access to The Marina @ CROSSROADS, where an array of retail, entertainment and dining outlets are available.

Several tourism bodies have been extending their support in various forms to help during the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes Velaa Private Island and Cocoon Investment’s generous help donating protective gears as well as other healthcare equipment recently. With major part of the Maldives’ economy depending on tourism, the unified support and aid is much needed to overcome the situation.

Feature image by Tourism Ministry
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The Nautilus Maldives Announces Ananda Wellness Residency

The Nautilus will host two senior practitioners from the world’s most renowned holistic wellness retreat. From 16th to 26th August 2023, Ananda in the Himalayas will be at The Nautilus. Combining Ananda’s specialist Ayurvedic knowledge with The Nautilus’s timeless hospitality offering, this residency will provide the ultimate restorative wellness experience.

Exploring the Restorative Wellness Experiences

The Nautilus tailors holidays to individual needs, providing a completely bespoke experience renowned for its customization. Additionally, the resort also provides unscripted and timeless offerings to its travellers. With this, the Ananda treatments will be available to guests at any time of day. The treatment will be provided in the overwater Solasta Spa’s glass-floored private treatment pavilions. Interested guests can also explore the treatments in the comfort of guest houses and residences.

The two practitioners, Mr Sandeep Dhamada and Ms Krishna Karki, are some of Ananda’s most accomplished and expert holistic therapists. As a follow-up to these speciality treatments, The Nautilus guests will also benefit from an online consultation with an Ayurvedic physician. This will further enhance the holistic benefits of the treatments in addition to the overall experience. Ananda’s gourmet Ayurvedic cuisine is available to consume anywhere on the island, incorporating anti-inflammatory properties, with fundamental food tastes carefully combined with macronutrients.

Ananda in the Himalayas is one of the world’s leading luxury wellness retreats, aligning with the rejuvenating spirit of The Nautilus. Nestled in the Himalayan foothills, the birthplace of Ayurveda, Yoga and meditation, Ananda integrates these ancient practices with therapy. The partnership first launched in 2022 and this year’s iteration enhances the already extensive wellness offering with a series of curated experiences for guests looking to rebalance their body, soul and mind.

Specialty Treatments Offered by Ananda at The Nautilus:

  • Ananda Touch with Reflexology (90 Mins)- A rhythmic flowing massage with rose-scented oils. The treatment releases tension and stress combined with the stimulation of reflex points. This practice aims to restore energy flow throughout the entire body and foster balance within the body and mind.
  • Indian Head Massage with Reflexology (90 Mins)– This ancient experience relaxes, tones, and eases muscle tension. It also aids in eliminating toxins by stimulating circulation. Following this, a massage is administered to the feet, applying pressure on the soles to restore healthy energy flow throughout the body.
  • Indian Head Massage with Shiatsu (90 Mins)– A traditional massage which provides deep relaxation. Following this, Shiatsu is applied. This is a full body pressure point experience that enhances circulation and boosts the immune system.
  • Himalayan Honey and Rose Facial with Foot Massage (90 mins)– This stimulating and refreshing facial uses a blend of sandalwood and rose essential oils. We massage pure organic honey harvested from the Himalayas into the skin and apply a mask of cooling cucumber. As the mask hydrates your skin, indulge in a soothing foot massage that stimulates reflex points.
  • Ananda Moksha (90 Mins)– A full body massage which uses traditional Ayurvedic therapeutic techniques. The holistic therapy draws inspiration from the concept of Moksha, signifying a liberation of the senses and a release for the free flow of Prana or energy.

About The Nautilus Maldives

The private island of The Nautilus boasts just 26 beach and oceanside houses and residences. Guests can also explore an extensive range of facilities and spa amenities. It is surrounded by the natural beauty of Hanifaru Bay, one of the largest manta-feeding hotspots in the world, offering white sandy beaches, pristine waters, and coral reefs. This extraordinary, tranquil location combined with an unmatched ultra-luxury five-star experience make The Nautilus the perfect private island resort to relax, reset and recharge.

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