Starwood Hotels & Resorts announced the signing of an agreement with Residency Resorts Malé Private Limited, to debut their St Regis brand in the Maldives.
Set to open in 2016, The St. Regis Vommuli Resort, Maldives will bring the brand’s hallmark luxury services to one of the world’s most magnificent destinations, ideally situated on the private Vommuli Island in the Dhaalu Atoll. A 40-minute seaplane ride southwest from the Republic’s capital city Malé, the resort will be located on a private atoll spanning more than 20 acres, surrounded by unspoiled beaches and a secluded lagoon with sparkling turquoise waters. The resort will feature 77 luxuriously appointed private villas, all with a distinct contemporary design scheme inspired by the island’s natural materials and color palette. Guests will have access to a tranquil spa with six private treatment rooms; an infinity swimming pool; state of the art fitness center and yoga space; as well as a dive and activity center. With an all-day dining restaurant, three specialty restaurants and a signature bar, The St. Regis Vommuli Resort will also offer guests rich culinary experiences.
The photo above (courtesy of WOW Architects | Warner Wong Design) shows the St Regis Sunset Bar which looks like it is straight out of the Bond movie Octopussy. If this is anything to go by, this resort will be an absolute must for any luxury traveller!
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