NewsJanuary 21, 2020

Heritance Aarah Resort Globally Recognized for Sustainability

Heritance Aarah Resort has celebrated worldwide recognition for its sustainable initiatives.

Situated in Raa Atoll and accessible from Velana Worldwide Airport through a 40-minute seaplane flight, Heritance Aarah boasts 150 villas, six eating places, 5 bars, a PADI dive centre and the primary of its type IASO Medi Spa.


The resort additionally supplies company with a variety of excursions and curated experiences to select from.

In September, Heritance Aarah grew to become the first ever property within the Maldives to be awarded the internationally recognized Management in Power and Environmental Design Gold certification, which complies with the US Inexperienced Constructing Council score system and is awarded to properties that save vitality, water and assets; generate much less waste; and help human well being.

The design of the resort compliments the coverage of sustainability by implementing elements equivalent to gasoline saving turbines, vitality saving LED lighting, water saving fixtures and vitality environment friendly air con.

Talking in regards to the success of Heritance Aarah, Stasshani Jayawardena, Chairperson of Aitken Spence Inns, mentioned: “We’re honored that Heritance Aarah has been introduced with quite a few accolades after only a few months of opening.”

“A key precedence is to make sure our resorts contribute positively to guard and protect the setting and the ecosystems we function in so we’re proud that Heritance Aarah has been named as the primary LEED Gold licensed property within the Maldives.”