Our Hotel Division now has a portfolio of 39 hotels and resorts spreading across 15 countries including Bhutan, Indonesia, Italy, Maldives, Seychelles, Singapore, South Africa, Tanzania, Thailand, United Kingdom and Vanuatu. Our hotels and resorts operate under renowned hospitality brands that include COMO Hotels & Resorts, Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts, Hard Rock Hotels, InterContinental Hotels Group, Marriott International, Six Senses Hotels & Resorts and Concorde Hotels.
In 2021, the Hotel Division acquired the resort island of Kanuhura Maldives. The resort is located in the Lhaviyani Atoll which is approximately 150 kilometers north of the capital Malé. It will be refurbished to a 5-star international standard and managed by Six Senses Hotels & Resorts. The Lhaviyani Atoll is well known for its diverse marine life. The resort has lush tropical greenery and stretches of pristine white sand beaches.
Kanuhura Maldives is the perfect complement to the Division’s portfolio of Maldivian high-end resorts that include InterContinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort, Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa, Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru, Four Seasons Private Island at Voavah, Gili Lankanfushi, Six Senses Laamu and the Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives.
Located in the Raa Atoll and near to the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve of Hanifaru Bay, a designated Marine Protected area, is InterContinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort. This luxury private island resort has a beautiful house reef populated with abundant marine life. On the resort, there are 81 overwater beach and lagoon villas including a 4,950 square feet Three Bedroom Overwater Residence. This year the resort was awarded the title of ‘Best Waterside Hotel’ at the 2021 Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence.
Named ‘Best Beach Resort’ in GQ Russia Travel Awards 2021 is our Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru. The resort is situated in one of the most beautiful islands in the Baa Atoll, which is in the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Guests are treated to stunning sunrises as they lounge in their overwater nets or private pools while indulging in the serenity of resort living. Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru also offers conservation and wellness programs where guests can snorkel with manta rays in aquarium-like waters, rehabilitate sea turtles and recharge with world-class spa treatments at the AyurMa Spa.
Our other Maldivian luxury resort, the Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa received the prestigious title of ‘World’s Leading Water Villa Resort 2021’ at the World Travel Awards. The resort is located in the North Malé Atoll which is a short boat ride from the capital Malé. The luxury resort exudes the charms of a Maldivian village and offers the ultimate tropical island experience with private white sandy beaches, turquoise waters teeming with marine life and the resort is within a short boat ride from a number of well known dive locations.
In Seychelles, we have the Four Seasons Resort Seychelles which is located on the granite island of Mahé, the luxury resort features 76 Hilltop Ocean View Villas that are positioned to make the most of its elevated settings on a lush hillside, offering guests unforgettable panoramic views of the turquoise and blue waters of the Petite Anse bay. The luxury resort’s Two-Bedroom Presidential Suite is just steps away from the private beach and comprises of three pavilions, with spacious bedrooms. The living room looks through to the pool deck, over the infinity-edge pool and onto the Indian Ocean. The suite also includes a wraparound deck which is ideal for in-suite private dining with butler services.
Opened in 2020, Sheraton Belitung Resort is nestled on the untouched island of Belitung which is on the east coast of Sumatra. Surrounded by pristine white silica beaches and sparkling turquoise waters, Sheraton Belitung Resort is the ideal getaway for free-spirited adventurers. Guests can embark on island hopping trips, go turtle watching, snorkel at the nearby Tanjung Kelayang beach or eco-trek at the beautiful UNESCO-inspired Geoparks. The Sheraton Belitung Resort rooms and suites offer spectacular sea, lagoon and garden views alongside amenities that include an infinity pool by the beach, a fitness center, a spa and 5 different dining establishments.
Be it a family vacation, a romantic escape, or an elegant wedding venue, the five-star Sheraton Belitung Resort is an ideal choice and is a good addition to our Division’s other Indonesian resorts - Four Seasons Resort Bali at Jimbaran Bay, Four Seasons Resort Bali at Sayan, Four Seasons Bali Jimbaran Estates, and Hard Rock Hotel Bali.
In Italy, we have the Alpina Dolomites, an ultra luxurious 5-star ski resort. The Alpina Dolomites is located on one of Europe’s most beautiful and largest high-altitude plateau, the Alpe di Siusi - Seiser Alm. It is nestled in the heart of nature with a spectacular view of the Dolomites, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Built with the vision of “living in harmony with nature” and a focus on ecological sustainability, Alpina Dolomites features an eco-friendly architectural design concept with buildings made from wood, stone, and glass all harmoniously integrated within its natural environment.
Our Division’s other Italian hotel is on a 740-acre estate in Tuscany, Italy - COMO Castello del Nero. At the heart of this historic estate is a twelfth-century castle layered with Renaissance frescoes and contemporary design, with interiors by Paola Navone. Set amidst an expansive landscape of olive groves and vineyards it has 50 luxurious rooms. Discerning guests can enjoy therapeutic sessions at COMO Shambhala Retreat with customised spa treatments that use ingredients grown in their own estate, and be pampered with a Michelin-starred dining experience at La Torre.