Viceroy Resort developed in Sh. Vagaru has been rebranded by JW Marriott and is to be open in July 2019 under the name of JW Marriott Maldives Resort and Spa. JW Marriott is one of the most luxurious hotels and resorts brand by Marriott International.
JW Marriott Maldives Resort and Spa is a 55 minutes flight from Velana International Airport (VIA) and is 192 km away from Male’ City. The resort contains 68 water villas, each with its own private pool. JW Marriott Maldives Resort and Spa also contains a rooftop restaurant, a spacious wine cellar, a kids club and a vibrant reef showing the marine beauty of the Maldives as per the General Manager, Mr. Marc Gussing.
Marriott International runs 422 hotels in 60 different countries. Marriott International was merged with Starwood Hotels in 2016. Starwood Hotels operated three resorts in the Maldives before the two companies merged.