Westin Hotels and Resorts has opened one of the brand’s Resorts in the Maldives, The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo. The resort is jointly owned by Bulluna Co.Ltd of japan and Asia, capital PLC of Sri lanka.
The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo is located in the Baa Atoll. A beautiful coral island where guests will experience a tranquil escape. Experience uninterrupted ocean and pristine turquoise lagoon views. Guests are in close proximity to landmarks such as the Hanifaru Bay, where the largest gatherings of manta rays globally.
The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo is looking forward to welcome their guests to discover the charm of the Maldives while enjoying the unparalleled level of service.
Resort design and where the inspiration came from
The resort design has taken inspiration from the ocean with a visionary approach towards environmental sustainability. All elements of the resort’s design have used natural materials, such as unique shells to the movement and flow of marine life including sea turtles and whale sharks.
An aerial view of the Westin Maldives Miriandhoo resort appears an outline in the shape of a fish. The destination is a distinctive reflection of the beauty of surrounding marine life. The arrival jetty is structured to resemble clam shells and the ocean waves.
The resort features 70 villas and suites, 41 on the island and 29 overwater. Each villa is shaped with an Eco friendly double roofing to create the perfect natural ventilation, with outdoor rainforest showers as a distinctive feature.
Gracefully over the sea on stilts and with an area of almost 200 square meters each. The over water suites are among the largest a resort has to offer in the Baa Atoll region.
Distinguished venues, elevated experiences
The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo resort offers three unique dining experiences. The pearl is the resorts specialty restaurant to indulge exquisite Japanese cuisine with remarkable ocean views. The restaurant offers a gracious Japanese menu with a focus on the seafood and fresh local ingredients. An all-day dining experience at island kitchen stays true to the Westin brand’s Eat well brand pillar through a balanced menu combining Chinese, Indian and Maldivian fare.
At Hawker, guests are able to sample authentic Asian street food with a live kitchen in a casual lively atmosphere.
Next to the library and overlooking the azure blue Indian ocean, sunset bar is a tranquil lounge serving tapas and inventive cocktails.
More ways to recharge
This tranquil escape also features the Westin’s signature branded spa concept, the calm spa by Westin with the latest beauty treatments. The spa area’s design displays an intimate and peaceful ambience that allows guests to reflect on their destination. Featured with a spacious treatment suite for two with a Jacuzzi and panoramic ocean views.
A 24-hour Westin workout fitness studio which has two levels that features weight machines, free weights, and cardio equipment with a flat screen television; and outdoor pool. Other recreations include, ground with tennis, volleyball, basketball options.
A special Westin family kids club offers family experiences for young guests between the ages of 4-12 years. Some of the activities involve nature walks, family-style runs and water sports.
The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo resort is also prepared to play host to ceremonies or vows renewal with its multifunctional event spaces.
Guests can directly enter the beach and explore the house reef with colorful corals and be surrounded by thousands of tropical fish. Miriandhoo is a well-known turtle sanctuary, and guests can easily and often see turtles nesting along the white beaches. You can also see reef sharks, lionfish, manta rays and often whale sharks all inhabit in the Baa Atoll. Have the most magnificent experience of the underwater by snorkeling, diving, fishing and parasailing. Other additional on site services include PADI dive centre and a boutique store.
Westin Hotels & Resorts have been a leader in wellness and hospitality for a long time, and lives its philosophy “empowering a better you”. More than 200 hotels and resorts in nearly 40 countries and areas.
Parent company Marriott runs several resorts in the Maldives, including The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort, Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort and Spa, W Maldives, and the upcoming JW Marriott Maldives Resort and Spa.