InterContinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort Recognised as “Best Hotel Architecture, Maldives” at the Asia Pacific Property Awards 2021 – 2022

Intercontinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort; a stunning new resort designed and developed by Eco-id Architects Pte Ltd (Singapore), has been recognized as the 5-star winner for “Best Hotel Architecture Maldives” at the recently concluded Asia Pacific Property Awards 2021. This is the second achievement for the resort celebrating our architectural design as we secured the Bronze Award for “Best Hotel & Tourism Development 2020” at the MIPIM Asia Awards in December 2020.

Opened in 2019, InterContinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort located in the pristine Raa Atoll, caters to visiting families, groups, couples or solo travelers with one bedroom villas and two or three bedroom residences all with spacious indoor and al fresco dining spaces opening up to a sweeping private terrace with private pool and direct access to the beach, lagoon or ocean. Offering an unique accommodation concept are the Lagoon Pool Villas which are all spread across both the ocean and beach. 

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The Three Bedroom Royal Beachfront Residence; a beachfront sanctuary encompassed by lush tropical greenery is ideal for multi-generational families or a group of friends travelling together. With direct beach access, ample indoor and outdoor living space, the Three Bedroom Royal Beachfront Residence is the epitome of tropical island living. 

Modern nako louvres are used throughout the resort to seamless blend in with the tropical architecture with the use of logs as simple columns and mangrove sticks used for screens echo the projects simplicity and eco-friendly approach to the exterior aesthetics. Drawing inspiration from “Musafir” – an Arabic word portraying the concept of wanderlust and the colourful lifestyle of a nomad, the interior design of the resort incorporates discreet, calming touches to complement contemporary Maldivian design evident across many of the resorts architectural features and unique pieces of art. Thoughtfully placed in guest rooms and restaurants you will find vibrant colours woven into the finishings such as the Maldivian lacquer boxes, the bright colours and the bright tapestries adorning the walls.  

The Asia Pacific Property Awards celebrates the highest levels of achievements by companies operating in all sectors of the property and real estate industry and is widely recognized as a renowned mark of excellence. In it’s 28th year, the Asia Pacific Property Awards are judged by an independent panel of over 80 industry experts. Judging focuses on design, quality, service, innovation, originality and commitment to sustainability.

The InterContinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort is an exclusive destination getaway offering an unique opportunity for those looking to unwind and reconnect in an enviable island setting where exclusive privileges go hand in hand with the personal touch of our signature service at InterContinental Hotels & Resorts’ first and only all-Club InterContinental resort. Located 35 minutes by seaplane from the Velana International Airport, the InterContinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort is an award winning island escape offering beach, lagoon and overwater accommodation, curated dining and wellness experiences, an extensive kids club aalong with a myriad of recreational adventures for families and couples alike.

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