Conrad Maldives Rangali Island to unveil its big relaunch • Hotel Designs
After overhauls in progress, Conrad Maldives Rangali Island’s massive, multi-year makeover continues, as the award-winning project turns the page to write the next chapter in its sprawling, multi-million dollar makeover. With plans to launch its big relaunch in February 2022, the brand continues to elevate its signature hospitality with thoughtful experiences and refreshed interiors.
The unveiling of the revitalized space will resonate with the aspirations of a new era of luxury travelers, while providing the perfect setting for loyal customers to create new memories. Proudly the first international resort brand to arrive in the Maldives and see you soon 25 years in time for the big relaunch in 2022, Conrad Maldives Rangali Island was, and continues to be, a pioneer among the 150 resorts in the Maldives. Renowned for offering authentic barefoot luxury and paving the way as the ‘Island of Firsts’, the two-island property is home to the world’s first underwater restaurant. Ithaa, first underwater room located in the two-level residence The Muraka, and the first twin resort experience in the Maldives, among others.
“We are excited to announce the next chapter of Conrad Maldives Rangali Island and look forward to bringing guests the evolution of this special resort with the launch of newly designed water villas, renovated restaurants, new experiences, a brand new Teens Club and various other exciting additions “said Carla Puverel, General Manager, Conrad Maldives Rangali Island.” As an ‘Island of Firsts’ we pride ourselves on staying innovative and delivering a level of service The extensive renovations that began in 2019 demonstrate our commitment to investing in our guest experience that continues to build on our heritage.
Marking the final chapter of this sweeping, multi-year renovation, 2022 will see significant improvements throughout the resort, including the refresh of 50 of the overwater villas. Dedicated to couples and honeymooners, the overwater villas on Rangali Island will be transformed into luxurious havens of comfort and style. All villas will be fully revitalized to include stylish new interiors, combining integrated indoor-outdoor living spaces with stunning views of the Indian Ocean and direct access to a private terrace. From the spacious Sunrise and Sunset Water Villas measuring 86 square meters to the ultimate overwater paradise with two bedrooms Rangali Ocean Pavilion with Pool measuring 451 square meters, this adults-only island meets the evolving needs of every traveler.
Special attention was also paid to enhancing the dining experience for guests, with makeovers for three of the bars and restaurants. The renovation of the popular all-day buffet restaurant with live cooking stations gives the concept of a culinary world tour a new perspective, from breakfast to creative cocktails in the evening. Guests can choose to dine indoors amid the interactive kitchens and powdery sand floors, or dine al fresco under swaying palm trees and the gentle breeze at this beachfront restaurant.
Rangali Bar remains the resort’s laid-back social hub, and its recently completed renovation features contemporary interiors, warm furniture tones, and a shared sand-floor bar overlooking the lagoon, and is the perfect place to gather around. ‘lunch, dinner or cocktails. Vilu Restaurant, another longtime favorite of loyal customers with its open-air design and lagoon-side location, will also be renovated to provide customers with a newly upgraded space.
The key to this stage of the renovation is the expanded and renovated facilities for guests of all generations. The introduction of a brand new Teens Club on Rangali-Finolhu Island, the liveliest family-centric island, will offer engaging experiences for energetic teens and should be an added attraction for families traveling with it. age group. There are also plans to enrich the existing kids’ club, Majaa Explorer’s Hub, which will welcome young travelers with a brand new space next to the new teen club. Both occupy a large complex offering exciting new activities.
Divers and ocean lovers of all ages will enjoy a refurbished dive center, relocated to the waterfront to enhance guest experience and give them easier access to diving lessons and excursions. A brand new fully equipped gym will also be available on Rangali Island for adults only. A great addition to complement the gym on the main island, giving couples and honeymooners their private workout space. A refurbished overwater spa, on-site to invigorate body, mind and soul, has been designed to meet all demands, from soulful meditation to absolute therapeutic treatments.
“Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is one of the premier resorts in our luxury portfolio in Asia Pacific and a shining example of how we bring truly inspired experiences to life at Conrad Hotels & Resorts,” said Nils-Arne Schroeder, Global Brand Manager, Conrad Hotels & Resorts and Vice President, Luxury & Lifestyle, Hilton, Asia Pacific. “The amount of investment, time and effort put into improving every part of the customer experience alone signifies a team commitment to deliver even more genuine and meaningful hospitality to travelers around the world. . We look forward to the completion of the renovation and have no doubts that the resort will be a priority for luxury travelers looking to embark on a meaningful journey to create new travel memories in one of the most iconic destinations in the world. world when it unveils in 2022.
The next chapter of Conrad Maldives Rangali Island provides guests with quality experiences through brand new upgraded spaces, as well as upgraded existing facilities. Inspired itineraries provide unique experiences for guests like swimming with whale sharks and manta rays, turtle safari, sunset dolphin cruises and coral plantation in the house reef with the marine biologist. These extensive renovations, thoughtful experiences and enhanced culinary offering will take Conrad Maldives Rangali Island to the top of its game, ensuring that it continues to provide authentic barefoot luxury on its Twin Islands that guests have long enjoyed since the beginning of the year. complex landed on the coast of the Maldives. .
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