NewsFebruary 12, 2024

Hurawalhi Island Resort Earns Coveted Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Rating for 2024

Hurawalhi Island Resort, nestled in the pristine Lhaviyani Atoll of the Maldives, announced its distinction as a recipient of the coveted Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Rating for 2024. This prestigious accolade illuminates the resort’s unwavering commitment to excellence in hospitality and its relentless pursuit of providing unparalleled guest experiences.

Distinguished among the world’s finest luxury destinations, Hurawalhi Island Resort exemplifies the pinnacle of opulence and service. From the azure waters of the Indian Ocean to the immaculate white sands, every aspect of the resort embodies a harmonious blend of elegance and tranquillity.


“We are elated to be recognised among this year’s esteemed group of award winners,” remarked Mohamed Solah, the visionary Chief Operating Officer of Crown and Champa Resorts. “This achievement reflects the tireless dedication of our team, who consistently strive to exceed expectations and create unforgettable memories for our cherished guests. It marks a historic milestone since the inception of Hurawalhi in December 2016, underscoring our unwavering commitment to redefining luxury in the Maldives.”

The Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star award was unveiled on at 9 a.m. Eastern on February 7, 2024, solidifying Hurawalhi Island Resort’s status as an unparalleled sanctuary of indulgence and sophistication.

Now in its 66th year, the Forbes Travel Guide Star Awards honour destinations that epitomise excellence in service and luxury. Leveraging the expertise of incognito inspectors, the guide meticulously curates a collection of the world’s most exceptional properties, ensuring each embodies the epitome of refinement and hospitality.

From Mauritius to Macau, this year’s list showcases an array of captivating destinations, with Hurawalhi Island Resort in the Maldives standing among the select few recognised for their unparalleled commitment to guest satisfaction.

Notably, in 2022, Hurawalhi Island Resort’s sister property, Kudadoo Maldives Private Island, also attained the prestigious Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Rating, further accentuating the impeccable standards upheld by the Crown and Champa Resorts collection.

Hurawalhi Island Resort extends its heartfelt appreciation to its devoted team members whose unwavering dedication and passion have been instrumental in achieving this remarkable milestone.