NewsAugust 24, 2021

Rainer Steinhilber Appointed Sandies Bathala Resort’s General Manager

Planhotel Group has appointed Rainer Steinhilber as General Manager of Sandies Bathala Resort.

Rainer is a skilled Hotel General Manager with more than 24 years of experience providing clients with the highest degree of hospitality and customers service by ensuring that facilities meet and exceed expectations. Prior to his current appointment, Rainer worked as General Manager to Innahura Maldives Resort, a 4-star Maldives resort.


“I love to see the amazed faces of our guests as they step off the seaplane and contemplate the beauty of our island. In their eyes, you can see how happy they are to finally fulfill their dreams or to be able to relive their most beautiful holiday moments for our repeater guests. Another such moment is when we receive a simple thank you from our guests for our service: it is the best reward we can get. I can’t describe how nice it is to be able to make guests happy, every day. Working here with my amazing team is possibly the best job in the world and choosing Sandies Bathala as your well-deserved resort vacation in the Maldives is without a doubt the best choice one can make.” Rainer has said regarding his appointment.

Sandies Bathala Resort, a part of the Planhotel group and third resort of the Sandies Resorts brand, is a 4-star hotel, with all the comforts and a simple style, perfect for families, friends, and couples as well as diving enthusiasts, who can find the famous Werner Lau Diving Center.

Located in the north Ari Atoll eastern side, Sandies Bathala resort is situated in a privileged position, its waters boast a remarkable richness and variety of fish species. With 70 rooms including 46 Beach Bungalows and 24 Water Villas, the resort is an affordable retreat where everyone can enjoy a charming holiday in an informal atmosphere and unique location surrounded by nature.

For more information on Sandies Bathala Resort, check out the resort’s website.