Hilton will strengthen its Maldives portfolio by bringing its fourth property to the island nation by the end of 2021, through a management agreement with Amingiri Holdings.
The 109 all-villa Hilton Maldives Amingiri will mark the entry of Hilton’s flagship Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand into the Maldives, joining the company’s portfolio of brands already in the destination: Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi, Conrad Maldives Rangali Island and SAii Lagoon Maldives, Curio Collection by Hilton.
Hilton Maldives Amingiri is located on Amingiri Island in the Male’ Atoll, directly accessible from Velana International Airport via a 15-minute speedboat ride.
Every villa will come with a private pool, and guests can choose to enjoy a range of facilities across the resort, such as six restaurants and bars, a teens-only play zone, pool, spa, fitness centre and salon. There will also be an exclusive six-bedroom villa ideal for travelers looking to reunite with loved ones.
Guy Phillips, Hilton’s Senior Vice President of Development, Asia Australasia, said: “The Maldives remains one of the world’s most highly sought-after destinations and the signing of Hilton Maldives Amingiri reflects the excellent growth potential we see in the market.
“We are delighted to be embarking on this partnership with Amingiri Holdings to launch our Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand in the country. We are confident their experience in developing world-class resorts in the Maldives, combined with Hilton’s strong commercial engine, will place us at the top of mind for leisure travelers when it is safe to travel again.”
Alexandra Jaritz, Hilton’s Senior Vice President of Brand Management, Asia Pacific, said: “We are thrilled to be seeing our flagship brand represented in the Maldives and look forward to providing the perfect setting for families and friends to reconnect and make new travel memories when the resort debuts in the coming months.”