NewsDecember 24, 2019

Hotel Jen by Shangri-La wins ‘Leading Business Hotel’ at Matato Maldives Travel Awards 2019

Hotel Jen Malé Maldives celebrates its win of the “Leading Business Hotel” award at the MATATO Maldives Travel Awards held at The Marina the Crossroads Maldives on December 19, 2019.

It’s the seventh time that Hotel Jen has won at the MATATO Maldives Travel Awards.


The award was collected by Ms Nina Mohamed – Marketing & Communications Manager  – who said “This truly is an outstanding achievement for us to win this award, it is a tribute to all of our staff who work so hard to ensure that our guests have the perfect holiday and stay whilst on business or leisure”

Celebrating its ninth anniversary this year, the MATATO Maldives Travel Awards is regarded as the most prestigious and comprehensive awards programme for the Maldives’ travel and tourism industry. It covers a series of countdown shows and, a full day travel conference with international travel institutions, entrepreneurs and executives from all over the tourism industry, all under one roof to celebrate and discuss opportunities, challenges and innovative ways to further the Maldives’ travel industry. The main event is a gala award night which follows the conference.

The hotel would like to take this opportunity to thank each and every member of the staff for their continued contributions and loyal support to Hotel Jen, Malé, Maldives by Shangri-La and its followers who helped clinch this prestigious accolade by voting in the MATATO Travel Awards 2019.

As a leading business hotel, in Male the capital city of the Maldives, the hotel will continue to build and maintain the integrity and set benchmarks in service delivery within a highly competitive industry. Hotel Jen Malé, Maldives would like to intrigue guests by letting them experience the best during their stay in a “leading business hotel”, thus making the hotel their first preference for their future stays.

As such, the hotel’s focus has been on strengthening the training and development of its associates to promote world-class levels of productivity, develop leadership and skills and capabilities in view of creating a pipeline of talent to ensure the highest standards of excellence which are consistent with Jen’s unique brand of style and service delivery.

Hotel Jen Malé, Maldives comprises 114 rooms, ranging from Deluxe Room, Deluxe Ocean View Rooms and Executive Rooms. The hotel is ideally situated amidst the bustling government, business and shopping precinct with easy access to the city’s main commercial centre, as well as to the Velanaa International Airport via a seven-minute speedboat ride. Hotel Jen Malé Maldives is the ultimate destination for business or pleasure and an ideal place to relax and revive before an onward journey to the Maldives’ exotic islands.

The hotel’s highlights include an open-air rooftop restaurant boasting the highest dining peak in the Maldives, with unparalleled vistas of the city alongside an infinity pool that offers a panoramic view of the Indian Ocean; The Lime, an all-day dining restaurant on the first floor that is renowned for its international cuisine, including, delightful flavors of Indian, Chinese, Malaysian and Sri Lankan dinner buffets; and the newest outlet Jen’s Kitchen, a Grab & Go concept restaurant on the lobby level which soon became one of the most popular eateries in the city. In addition, Hotel Jen houses two meeting rooms, a ballroom that offers the perfect setting for prestigious social events and large conferences, a 24-hours gym, and the famous Aristo Spa, where guests can indulge in a massage to wind down the day.

“We feel very honored to receive this award again,” said Mr Rahim Flynn General Manager of Hotel Jen Male Maldives by Shangri-La. “Being named the leading business hotel in recognition of our high standards and services. Winning this award for the seventh year serves as evidence that guests and all recognize the commitment and quality of service, we deliver every day, I am very excited, happy and so proud of my team.”