NewsDecember 29, 2020

Taj Exotica Resort & Spa Records Iconic Win at 10th Annual Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Travel Awards 2020

The 10th edition of the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Travel Awards witnessed Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Maldives being named Winner in the Favorite Overseas Leisure Hotel category.

Organized by Condé Nast India Private Limited for the tenth year and based on results of an online poll which took place from 10 September to 4 October 2020, the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Travel Awards 2020 shone the light on the icons of travel covering hotels, airlines, destinations, airports and travel operators.


Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Maldives joins a host of Taj properties across India including Taj Aguada Goa, Taj Umaid Bhawan, Taj Mahal Palace Mumbai, Taj Rambagh Palace, Taj Mahua Kothi, Taj Exotica Resort and Spa Goa as well as the Blue Bar at Taj Palace New Delhi and Taj Inner Circle loyalty programme, bringing the group’s total wins to 11 at this year’s awards.

“Last year, we were named Runner-up in the Favorite Overseas Hotel category by Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Travel Awards, and it’s heartening to emerge as winners this year – we are truly grateful to all who voted,” says Samrat Datta – General Manager of Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Maldives.

“The resort has always positioned itself as an oasis of serenity and a haven of luxurious indulgence and being voted the most Favorite Overseas Leisure Hotel by travellers is indeed very encouraging, especially this year when physical travelling has been limited due to the pandemic – it portrays how the magic of the Maldives has resonated through Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Maldives to those with a penchant for travel,” he adds.

Although initially impacted by the pandemic lockdown, the sunny Maldives was quick to rise up and attract travelers and holiday seekers with its promising one-island-one-resort concept ensuring privacy, safety and seclusion. With enhanced safety standards and stringent sanitation protocols, Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Maldives has continued to position itself as the most enticing and alluring oceanic retreat in the region. The resort has prioritized safety, hygiene and physical distancing measures without compromising its authentic hospitality and luxurious offering.

Situated in the scenic Emboodhu Finolhu island with its 64 lavish sea-view villas and suites, Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Maldives continues to be a shining symbol of tranquility and oceanic splendor entwined with the best of luxury and the most unique experiences – a distinctive offering which makes it one of Maldives’ most sought after destinations.