Raffles Maldives Meradhoo Resort to be opened this year

Raffles Hotel and Resorts prepares to open its debut resort in Maldives by the end of the year.

Raffles Hotels and Resorts is a chain of luxury hotels owned by AccorHotels, a French multinational hospitality company. Raffles Maldives Meradhoo Resort is also its first resort in South Asia.

The resort formerly run as Jumeira Dhevanafushi by Dubai Holdings have been re-branded by AccorHotels. After re-branding, Raffles Maldives Meradhoo Resort will be opened for operation as a five-star property.

Hidden away at the Southern end of Maldives, Raffles Maldives Meradhoo Resort features abundant foliage and unparalleled service. Raffles Maldives Meradhoo Resort is located at a 55-minute flight from Velana International Airport (VIA) followed by a 15-minute speed boat ride from Kaadedhdhoo Airport in Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll.

The resort will offer luxurious stays in villas with private pools, steps from clear lagoon waters and sandy beaches. The island will also offer water sports facilities for guests such as fishing, diving and windsurfing activities.