NewsJuly 19, 2021

Destination Dining Experiences of a Lifetime at Marriott Bonvoy’s Portfolio of Resorts in Maldives

Four resorts from the Marriott Bonvoy portfolio in the Maldives bring out the gastronome in everyone, yet another reason to hit escape and head to the land of sun and sand with varied and creative dining experiences and uninterrupted views of the Indian Ocean. Guests can select their preferred resort from JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa, W Maldives, Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa or The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort, all located on their own private islands and accessible by speedboat or seaplane from Velana International Airport, Male.

With each resort offering a unique setting and a wide array of destination dining experiences curated based on cuisines, locations and occasions, one can prepare to sink their feet into pristine sand and relish a romantic private barbecue dinner on the beach, or enjoy a family movie night under the stars by the ocean or even sail out and escape on a boat for sunset cocktails.


Fork & Drink at Jw Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa

 Located on Vagaru Island, Shaviyani Atoll, JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa presents everything one needs for a luxurious stress-free family vacation, and inspires guests to be fully present in the spirit of togetherness with loved ones. Eclectic dining experiences are offered throughout the resort’s five distinctive dining venues, three full service bars, a wine room and private beach dinners.

The private dining concept at JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa invites guests to indulge in a culinary experience tailor-made just for them. The bespoke Destination Dining service offers a selection of dining experiences served at the resort’s most secret locations, be it a romantic candle lit dinner on the beach while watching the sunset or in the beautiful surroundings of their own villa. Some popular dining experiences at the resort include a floating breakfast offered in the comfort of the guests’ villa in their private pool, a lunch experience at the treetop Thai restaurant Kashi with stunning views of the sea, a beach dinner with unlimited Champagne and setups to match the occasion, Wine dinners in the Wine Room that houses 1,620 bottles and over 320 wine labels movie screenings by the seaside under the stars and a traditional Malafaaiy Dinner experience, to name just a few. Their resident Wine Sommelier is also on hand to recommend the ideal wine and Champagne to complement guests’ preferred cuisine.

Dine On or Off Shore at W Maldives

 Located in North Ari Atoll, W Maldives is a luxury private island resort setting the stage to fuel the guests’ lust for life. The five-star resort features six restaurants and bars, a pampering AWAY® Spa and the world beneath the waves at DOWN UNDER with reef sharks in the best house reef of the Maldives.

 The Destination Dining options at W Maldives range from a private dinner at the beach or coral terrace and barbecue dinners with a private chef, to experiences aboard their yacht or at Gaathafushi, a private island that’s just a stone’s throw away from the resort.

Curated culinary experiences at Sheraton Maldives Full moon Resort & Spa

Situated on a private island in North Male Atoll, Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa is accessible by a complimentary 15-minute speedboat ride from Velana International Airport, making it an attractive destination for those who prefer brief travel. Offering seven restaurants and bars, two freshwater pools, a tennis court, a 24-hour gym and plenty of on-island activities including Sheraton’s signature Side-by-Side Family Program, the resort is the picturesque destination for honeymooners, families with young children or teens and solo travellers alike.

Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa features a wide selection of curated dining experiences, which they categorize by the time of the day. The team aims to present an unforgettable start as guests set the tone to a great day with a curated breakfast experience in the privacy of their own plunge pool; or whilst splashing around in the lagoon; or perhaps a romantic breakfast on the beach.

Unique dining experiences at The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort

Nestled on a beautiful coral island of the Baa Atoll, a designated UNESCO Biosphere Reserve site, guests of The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort can experience a tranquil wellness escape with uninterrupted ocean and pristine turquoise lagoon views. The idyllic setting for romance, gastronomy and wellbeing, The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort features  four restaurants and bars, the Heavenly Spa by Westin™, the 24-hour WestinWORKOUT® fitness center and the Westin Kids Club®.

The resort presents numerous gastronomical journey and experience dining at unique locations around the island, complemented by a personalized bespoke menu. The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort brings the world through an array of exciting international cuisines served in the most breath taking of settings. For those looking to turn up the romance in a tropical setting, the team arranges intimate day excursions inclusive of a picnic lunch, a dining experience for two prepared by a personal chef, movie screenings and beach dugout dinners. Their menu options add to the level of personalization offered, where guests can choose the cuisine they prefer to go along with their destination dining setting. From barbecue dinners to premium seafood menus, and even an all vegetarian menu option, guests are truly spoilt for choice. They also offer the opportunity to spice up your skills with cooking classes. Guests can indulge in a convivial and unforgettable experience, preparing a delicious meal or concocting a special dessert – a delectable, fun-filled program that combines learning with tasting.

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