alexa Coco Collection Takes Indian Ocean's Leading Boutique Hotel Brand at World Travel Awards

Coco Collection Takes Indian Ocean's Leading Boutique Hotel Brand at World Travel Awards

At the Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony for World Travel Awards held this Saturday, Coco Collection won the title "Indian Ocean's Leading Boutique Hotel Brand". 

The prestigious award was accepted by Coco Collection's Chairman, Founder and Managing Director, Mr. Shabeer Ahmed. Accepting its third win at the World Travel Awards as Leading Boutique Hotel Brand, the resort said, "This win is another step in strengthening our position as a leading boutique luxury brand in the Maldives and the region." 

Launched in 2005, the Coco Collection brand is comprised of three five-star resorts; Coco Prive Private Island, Coco Bodu Hithi and Coco Palm Dhuni Kolhu. Coco Collection is a part of the world-renowned Sunland Hotels Group, giving them over 30 years of hospitality expertise. The boutique hotel brand aims to create authentic luxury boutique, at some of the most breathtaking settings in the Maldives. 


Every island destination by the Coco Collection offers its own distinctive style and character, yet each incorporates the architecture and atmosphere of traditional Maldivian life. Coco Prive Private Island, as the name suggests, offers a luxurious escape with emphasis on privacy. The resort can be accessed via scenic 35-minute yacht journey, bringing guests to a 1.4-hectare island of utter serenity. Coco Prive Private Island occupies a master residence, and five guest villas. Making up the ultimate private island getaway; Coco Prive also features a dining room, purpose-built kitchen, cocktail bar, wine cellar, library, indoor and outdoor gym areas, a sauna and a 40-meter pool.

Coco Bodu Hithi also situated in North Male' Atoll is accessible by a 40-minute speedboat ride from Velana International Airport. Coco Bodu Hithi offers an authentic island life experience, with a sophisticated contemporary twist. At the resort resides 24 Coco Residences, 16 Water Villas, 16 Escape Water Villas and 44 Island Villas.  Coco Bodu Hithi also features five restaurants and two bars; Air, Aqua, Latitude, Stars, Tsuki and Wine Loft. The resort's award-winning Coco Spa features eight treatment rooms, and offers Indonesian, Thai and Indian massage techniques. Guests can also enjoy the jacuzzi, cold plunge pool, sauna, steam room and fitness center. 

Over at the southern water of Baa Atoll, Coco Palm Dhuni Kolhu is some ways from its sister resorts in Male' Atoll. The resort is only accessible by a 30-minute seaplane journey from Velana International Airport, solely dedicated to the inspiring beauty and natural wonder of the Maldives. Coco Palm offers Maldives in a nutshell; charming, breathtaking, peaceful and organic. All the best characteristics of the destination are featured at the resort's guest villas, offering six distinct room types; Ocean Front Villas, Deluxe Villas, Beach and Sunset Beach Villas, Lagoon and Sunset Lagoon Villas. The resort has two restaurants and two bars; Cornus and Cowrie restaurant offering exquisite local and international flavors, Beach Bar and Conch Bar serving tropical refreshers and playful cocktails.