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Ritz-Carlton Maldives opens with luxury overwater spa sanctuary designed by Kerry Hill Architects
03 Jun 2021 . BY Megan Whitby
The circular spa was designed by award-winning Kerry Hill Architects and offers treatments by sustainable and holistic wellness brand Bamford / The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands
The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands will set a new standard for luxury hospitality in the Maldives
– Rajeev Menon
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has opened its first Maldives resort with a tranquil overwater spa inspired by its natural surroundings, including the elements of swirling water and ocean breezes.

Located on an archipelago on the north-eastern tip of North Malé Atoll, The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands, has opened in an area famous for pristine beaches and brilliant azure waters teeming with marine life.

Featuring minimalist architecture by the award-winning Kerry Hill Architects, the resort invites guests to embrace island life and focus on wellbeing at its Ritz-Carlton Spa.

Nestled in the centre of the resort's villa lagoon, the circular-shaped spa has been realised as a sanctuary of relaxation with nine treatment rooms, a spa suite with a relaxation lounge, a salon and retail boutique.

The spa menu features a botanical and artisanal body and skincare treatment collection by Bamford, alongside bespoke spa treatments and healing massages.

In addition to curated fitness retreats, the resort also features a comprehensive tennis programme with coaching, as well as visiting professionals and in-resort tournaments.

“Following much anticipation surrounding its debut, we’re thrilled to finally open The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands, and set a new standard for luxury hospitality in the Maldives," said Rajeev Menon, president, Asia Pacific, Marriott International.

"This latest addition perfectly complements Marriott’s luxury portfolio, as we continually strive to meet the increasing demand for luxury offerings and experiences from affluent international travellers.”

The resort features 100 luxurious one- to three-bedroom villas, either set over crystal clear waters, or nestled along pristine beach coves, each offering spacious living spaces that blur the line between indoors and outdoors with panoramic sliding doors, a sun deck with a private infinity pool and breathtaking views.

Inspired by the sun and sea, Ritz-Carlton Maldives’ minimalist design is intended to be respectful of its visual impact on the environment and draws much of its natural surroundings into the guest experience.

In line with Ritz-Carlton’s highly personalised service philosophy, and inspired by the ancient royal customs of the Maldivian royal courts, each room is also assigned an island butler to fulfil guests’ every wish.

Additional facilities include seven distinct dining experiences, a dive centre, a kids' club and a schedule of culturally immersive activities.
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/ Credit: The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands



/ Credit: The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands



/ Credit: The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands



/ Credit: The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands



/ Credit: The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands



/ Credit: The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands
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Help your clients breathe easily with Himalayan Source’s halotherapy Salt Pod
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Ritz-Carlton Maldives opens with luxury overwater spa sanctuary designed by Kerry Hill Architects
03 Jun 2021 . BY Megan Whitby
The circular spa was designed by award-winning Kerry Hill Architects and offers treatments by sustainable and holistic wellness brand Bamford / The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands
The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands will set a new standard for luxury hospitality in the Maldives
– Rajeev Menon
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has opened its first Maldives resort with a tranquil overwater spa inspired by its natural surroundings, including the elements of swirling water and ocean breezes.

Located on an archipelago on the north-eastern tip of North Malé Atoll, The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands, has opened in an area famous for pristine beaches and brilliant azure waters teeming with marine life.

Featuring minimalist architecture by the award-winning Kerry Hill Architects, the resort invites guests to embrace island life and focus on wellbeing at its Ritz-Carlton Spa.

Nestled in the centre of the resort's villa lagoon, the circular-shaped spa has been realised as a sanctuary of relaxation with nine treatment rooms, a spa suite with a relaxation lounge, a salon and retail boutique.

The spa menu features a botanical and artisanal body and skincare treatment collection by Bamford, alongside bespoke spa treatments and healing massages.

In addition to curated fitness retreats, the resort also features a comprehensive tennis programme with coaching, as well as visiting professionals and in-resort tournaments.

“Following much anticipation surrounding its debut, we’re thrilled to finally open The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands, and set a new standard for luxury hospitality in the Maldives," said Rajeev Menon, president, Asia Pacific, Marriott International.

"This latest addition perfectly complements Marriott’s luxury portfolio, as we continually strive to meet the increasing demand for luxury offerings and experiences from affluent international travellers.”

The resort features 100 luxurious one- to three-bedroom villas, either set over crystal clear waters, or nestled along pristine beach coves, each offering spacious living spaces that blur the line between indoors and outdoors with panoramic sliding doors, a sun deck with a private infinity pool and breathtaking views.

Inspired by the sun and sea, Ritz-Carlton Maldives’ minimalist design is intended to be respectful of its visual impact on the environment and draws much of its natural surroundings into the guest experience.

In line with Ritz-Carlton’s highly personalised service philosophy, and inspired by the ancient royal customs of the Maldivian royal courts, each room is also assigned an island butler to fulfil guests’ every wish.

Additional facilities include seven distinct dining experiences, a dive centre, a kids' club and a schedule of culturally immersive activities.
If you would like to get each issue of Spa Business and Spa Business insider magazines sent direct to you for FREE, plus the weekly Spa Business and Spa Business insider ezines, sign up now!





/ Credit: The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands



/ Credit: The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands



/ Credit: The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands



/ Credit: The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands



/ Credit: The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands



/ Credit: The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands
PRODUCT NEWS
Protecting both planet and people: Davines Group releases new sustainability report
Davines Group has unveiled its annual Sustainability Report for 2020-2021, presenting the group’s activities through the results obtained in 2020 and the goals set for 2021, describing its commitment to sustainability in relation to three different areas: Planet, People and Community.
Help your clients breathe easily with Himalayan Source’s halotherapy Salt Pod
Staying healthy – particularly with an emphasis on supporting the respiratory system – is essential for today’s spa and wellness clients.
Zenoti completes acquisition of SuperSalon
Spa and salon software provider Zenoti has announced it's completed the acquisition of SuperSalon software.
Yon-Ka launches Elixir Vital underpinned by 55 years of expertise in skincare
French spa and skincare brand Yon-Ka has reformulated its iconic skincare solution and launched Elixir Vital designed to replicate the skin’s hydrolipidic film – the essential interface between the body and the outside world.
Research: Gharieni MLX I³Dome scientifically proven to aid recovery and wellbeing
The Gharieni Group has revealed the results from the first part of its ongoing research series into the physiological effects of its concept beds.
Red Light Rising’s premium red light therapy enhances health-focused businesses
Looking for ways to increase your revenue and offer your clients a premium service? Red light therapy might be exactly what you’re looking for.
Phytomer refreshes Douceur Marine Cream with prebiotic formula to rebalance skin microbiome
French marine skincare and spa brand Phytomer has reformulated its signature Douceur Marine Cream with a new probiotic formula.
Living Earth Crafts: the first choice for world-class spas around the globe
Living Earth Crafts (LEC) is the world’s most recognised manufacturer of premium spa and wellness equipment.
Biologique Recherche: 45 years of passion
Biologique Recherche was founded by a family of passionate skincare experts. Today, it's managed by Rupert Schmid and Pierre-Louis Delapalme, while Philippe Allouche, son of founders Yvan and Josette Allouche, leads the Research & Development team.
Introducing Esthetica’s multi-function, fully adjustable spa treatment table
Some clients look for quality. Others look for perfect design or brand. Almost all of them want a treatment table that is reasonably priced.
Salon Excellence Awards: New awards programme launched for salon professionals
The organisers behind the Salon Life Beauty Convention have announced they intend to launch a new awards programme for salon professionals in the UK.
Home-care meets self-care as Aromatherapy Associates partners with The Laundress
Aromatherapy Associates has collaborated with premium fabric and home-care brand The Laundress to launch a selection of new laundry and cleaning products infused with its 100 per cent pure essential oil blends.
+ More products   
 
COMPANY PROFILES
RKF Luxury Linen

RKF was born 20 years ago on the foundations of a century-old company. Today, RKF Group consists o [more...]
+ More profiles  
CATALOGUE GALLERY
+ More catalogues  

VIDEO GALLERY

BluGalaxy a Division of Blu Spas
This animation showcases the beautiful concept design of BluGalaxy Spa. Find out more...
+ More videos  

DIRECTORY
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21-24 Sep 2021

Interbad

Messe Stuttgart, Germany
27-28 Sep 2021

Sothys International Summit 2021

Online,
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