Heritance Aarah has been nominated as the Best Destination Spa Hotel category for Travel and Leisure India’s Best Awards 2020.
Heritance Aarah has been nominated in the category, Best Destination Spa Hotel for Travel and Leisure India’s Best Awards 2020. Unlike before, Travel + Leisure India & South Asia, India’s Best Awards 2020 is conducted virtually this year.
Travel + Leisure India & South Asia is the Indian edition of the American luxury travel and lifestyle magazine, Travel + Leisure. The magazine explores destinations, ideas, and trends and celebrates people who create authentic luxury experiences. Furthermore, like every year, India’s Best Awards winners are decided by an online voting process.
Heritance Aarah boasts a spa complex consisting of six treatment rooms set over the lagoon with views of the eastern coast of the island. Moreover, A choice of luxurious health and beauty treatments with professional consultations to balance the body, mind and soul awaits at the Spa. In addition to that, the Spa also offers steam room facilities. Likewise, guests can also indulge in yoga by the sea for a more holistic wellness experience as well.
Nestled on an island in the Raa Atoll, Heritance Aarah is just a 153 km seaplane ride from the Velana International Airport. The resort features 26 Intimate Luxury Duplex Ocean Suites, 56 Ocean Villas, and 68 Land Villas, ranging from Beach Villas to Pool Beach Villas to Family Beach Villas and Family Pool Beach Villas; and a host of dining and excursion experience.
Woven into the tropical tapestry of the Maldives’ perpetual paradise, Heritance Aarah draws inspiration from the heritage and essence of its culture. Every experience at the resort is curated to captivate and reflect the serene uniqueness of the Maldives with its immersive indulgence personified. Heritance Aarah is part of the Heritance Hotels and Resorts brand of the Aitken Spence Hotels. Aitken Spence currently operates 23 hotels and resorts across Sri Lanka, Maldives, Oman, and India.
SO/Maldives proudly announces the grand opening party of its exquisite runway.
SO/ Maldives is set to host its grand opening on March 23, 2024. This much-anticipated event of the season is titled ‘An Invite to the Front Row’. The event promises a soirée of collaborative elegance for an unforgettable glamorous experience for its guests.
The Grand Opening Party – An Invite to the Front Row
The grand opening party is set to be a feast for your senses. The resort is bringing culinary delights, fashion-forward statements, avant-garde designs and artistic flair. With this, SO/ Maldives invites guests to take a seat in the front row and witness the convergence of global talent and Maldivian charm.
An invite to the Front Row encapsulates the essence of SO/Maldives- a convergence of global excellence set against the unparalleled beauty of our island. We extend an exclusive invitation to our guests to us on this extraordinary journey with incredible collaborations providing them a truly glamorous stay while embracing our DNA, says Jesper Soerensen – General Manager of SO/Maldives.
Experience one of the First-International Fashion Shows in the Maldives with Milin!
SO/ Maldives will unveil its inaugural fashion show, considered to be one of the first international fashion shows in the Maldives. As the island turns into an oceanfront runway, guests can witness the harmonious blend of haute couture and paradisical setting. The fashion show will showcase the swimwear collection debuted by the esteemed Thai fashion house, Milin.
Partnership with Riffath
SO/ Maldives is partnering with local talent Riffath. Riffath is a distinguished Maldivian High Fashion Brand, launching its exclusive SO/Maldives’ Flying Dress Edits. The resort is also teaming up with Timeless Maldives Photo Studio. The resort’s guests are empowered to unleash their inner models for a bespoke once-in-a-lifetime photo and drone shoot, adorned in a gown with an extended hem that gratefully dances in the wind.
Beach Takeover with Veuve Clicquot Champagne House
Veuve Cliquot Champagne House is taking over the beach at SO/ Maldives to bring an exquisite evening. The beach glam-up is done with the Lazuli Beach Club Bar for a memorable night that redefined elegance and indulgence!
Culinary Delights with Chef Dharshan Munidasa
Chef Dharshan Munidasa, a dual Sri Lankan – Japanese heritage chef hailed for his accolades commands the spotlight at SO/ Maldives. Chef Dharshan’s menu is set to redefine conventional boundaries. Guests are invited to enjoy the exquisite flavours at the Ministry of Crab, Nihonashi Blue, and Carne Diem Grill.
To add to this, Jenna Hemsworth, Australia’s most influential and award-winning female bartender also showcases her creativity. Jenna will be taking over the bar to craft expertly curated cocktails.
Musical Bliss with world-class DJs
Guests are welcome to enjoy a series of live performances from world-class musicians and DJs. Groove to the innovative beats of one of the leading Maldivin bands, YJ Hameed Music. The vibes are set to create a rhythm that resonates with the spirit of the island’s spirit. Lydia Sarunrat Deane, a Thai sensation will also be filling the air with enchanting melodies. End the night as DJ Karrouhat from Dubai takes everyone on an electrifying-after party journey.
The Grand Opening Party will be hosted by Matthew Deane, a well-known Thai-Australian singer, model, actor and television presenter.
Exclusive Wellness & Fitness Retreats
Embark on a transformative fitness journey with the introduction of a week-long detox and fun session by Jumping Fitness, an innovative fitness regimen that originated in the Czech Republic. In collaboration with London-based wellness partner salon C. Steller, renowned for its modern approach to wellness, the resort is set to launch new spa experiences that promise ultimate rejuvenation.
SO/ Maldives invites guests to experience an eco-conscious revelry. Guests are welcome to enjoy the beauty of nature intertwines with the joy of celebration. Witness as the island runway dims, unveiling a beach bonfire beneath the starlit sky. Immense in the rhythmic beats of Maldivian Boduberu and the serene glow.