Best Places to Travel to From The UAE This Festive Season
With the festive holidays around the corner, there is no better time to step out of your daily routine and into a glamorous getaway for a once in a lifetime experience in the Maldives.
Just a 4-hour flight away, living in true luxurious style has never been easier thanks to bespoke experiences that will enchant adults and children alike.
The below 5* resorts in the Maldives are packed with festive fun for all ages and experiences that make for the best memories:
- Le Méridien Maldives Resort & Spa
- Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa
- The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort
- Raffles Maldives Meradhoo
Sip, Sway and Savour with La Fete at Le Méridien Maldives Resort & Spa
Transporting guests back to the halcyon days of glamorous travels, La Fête by Le Méridien comes to life on 22 December 2021 until 07 January 2022. Decked out in the joyful touches of winter décor, guests of all ages can embrace the end-of-year celebrations as they revel in a programme of lifestyle, culinary, thrill-seeking and wellbeing experiences that evoke the sights, sounds and aromas of the festive season. From bespoke menus, sommelier selections, sparkling soirées, sustainable dining to kids’ escapades and Explore Spa by Le Meridien journeys, Le Méridien has something to entice the whole family to get into the festive spirit.
* Rates start from USD 450 per night.
Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa announces Great Gatsby themed New Year’s Eve Gala event and launches Festive Winter Package
Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa is pleased to announce its festive winter package, culminating in a spectacular roaring 20’s Great Gatsby themed celebration on New Year’s Eve.
In the leadup to New Year’s Eve and throughout the festive season, guests can partake in family fun, including a tree lighting ceremony, gingerbread house decorating competition, a fruit carving demonstration, volleyball matches, a crab race, coconut tree climbing, festive walking parade and much more – with a fresh schedule of activities taking place every day from 22 to 31 December. There will also be games including song association, a Kahoot quiz and more.
As part of the Festive Winter package, available now and until 4 January 2022, guests can enjoy bonus winter perks, including daily buffet breakfast at the interactive, market-style, Feast, along with daily dinner at designated outlets and a delectable welcome platter.
*Rates start from USD 700++ per room per night.
The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort Celebrates the Winter Magic with Unmissable Festive Escape Offer
Unwrap the magic of the holidays this season at The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort. Guests can expect at this idyllic retreat a full line up of festive revelries for the entire family as well as the legendary St. Regis Butler Service, where a discreet and intuitive Butler will help curate an exceptional stay, where one can escape, indulge, and recharge from the demands of everyday life.
As part of the “Truly Festive Escape” when staying for a minimum of five nights between December 20, 2021 – January 10, 2022, guests will enjoy additional benefits from welcome amenities, festive gift, a delicious daily breakfast at Alba, 60-mins relaxing Signature Spa treatment and an Iconic Island Mary cocktail at Whale Bar, to toast the beginning of an unforgettable holiday where lasting memories are sure to be made.
*Rates start USD 4,100 per night.
Raffles Maldives Meradhoo Gets Merry This December with Curated End-Of-Year Festivities
Guests of all ages will rejoice this jolly season with Raffles Maldives Meradhoo hosting a Christmas extravaganza between 22nd December and 8th January, complete with a Cuban band and resident DJ every night. Throughout the two-week celebrations, there will be lively activities aplenty, from a sunset boat ride, jet ski excursion, movie night under the stars, to private cooking classes and wellness experiences including sunrise Hatha yoga, as well as massages and facials to revitalize the body and soul. Children will also be spoilt for choice with fun-filled activities including a treasure hunt, arts and crafts classes, coconut and rock painting, beach bowling and much more.