Sun Aqua Vilu Reef Awarded Best Luxury Island Resort In The Indian Ocean At The World Luxury Hotel Awards 2017
Sun Aqua Vilu Reef has won the award for the best Luxury Island
Resort in the Indian Ocean at the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2017.
Held at Kulm Hotel St Moritz in Switzerland, the continental award was given away at a gala on the 2nd of December.
located in Dhaalu atoll, Vilu Reef is accessible via a 35-minute seaplane flight flight from the main Velana International Airport. With 103 exquisite Luxury Villas (14 Beach Villas, 18 Deluxe Beach Villas, 10 Jacuzzi Deluxe Beach Villas, 5 Deluxe Beach Villas with Pool and 15 Sun Aqua Pool Villas, 20 Reef Villas, 9 Sunset Reef Villas, 6 Aqua Villas with plunge pools, 5 Aqua Suites with private swimming pool and a Grand Reef Suite) and lava-stone pools, whirlpool bathtubs, private sundecks and dry swing beds, Vilu Reef is ultimate luxury redefined. A few selected accommodation even offers relaxing overwater hammocks.
Guests are more than welcome to choose from a variety of Maldivian spices or pick a gourmet styled organic and free-range produce grown on the resorts private Farm Island, while enjoying freshly barbecued seafood or dine privately under a blanket of stars.
Along with the current win, Sun Aqua Vilu Reef has also won Best Luxury Hideaway Spa (Continental Winner) and Best Luxury Destination Spa (Regional Winner) in the World Luxury Spa Awards 2017 for their world class Spa facilities. Vilu Reef has 6 private treatment pavilions, each with open air flowing baths, open showers, a hydrotherapy area and double treatment beds. Inclusive is also a salon, manicure/pedicure and a serene relaxation area. Fusing the five element theory - Wood, Fire, Metal, Earth and Water, the spa offers a wide range of herbal (Ayurvedic) wellness practices, gratifying beauty therapies and massage techniques from across the globe. The spa also offers a range of rejuvenating therapies for the mind and body including a rich scrub of coconut or coffee, a herbal Udavarthanam detox and a fragrant flower bath.
Established in 2006, World Luxury Hotel Awards is the pinnacle of achievement in the luxury hotel industry offering international recognition as voted by guests, travellers and industry players alike. Over 300 000 international travellers vote each year, during a four-week period to select the winner. Luxury hotels have the opportunity to participate in the World Luxury Hotel Awards by entering hotel categories that showcase their unique selling points and destinations.