NewsNovember 27, 2023

The Residence Maldives Crowned “Best Vacation Resort” at Asia Best Travel Award

The Residence Maldives, nestled on the tranquil island of Falhumaafushi announces its latest triumph as it clinches the prestigious title of “The Best Vacation Resort” at the esteemed Asia Best Travel Award. This accolade, presented by the influential Chinese social media group “What To Do in Weekend,” marks a momentous recognition of The Residence Maldives’ commitment to excellence in hospitality.

This award was announced on Saturday, November 4, 2023, through WeChat articles shared with over 3 million followers on What To Do in Weekend’s WeChat account. The news also resonated across prominent platforms such as Weekend Guide, Asia Travel Awards, Baidu, Sohu, Tencent, Toutiao, CET China Online, and iFeng.


This year’s Asia Best Travel Award adopted a forward-thinking and sustainable approach, opting for digital copies of the Certificate of Honor instead of physical trophies for overseas hotel winners. The Residence Maldives expresses gratitude to its Chinese PR agency, Petrie PR, whose unwavering efforts contributed significantly to this triumph.

What To Do in Weekend, with its impressive following of over 3 million on WeChat, stands as a global authority, attracting recognition from travellers, editors, influencers, and industry experts. The platform curates a selection of the newest, hottest, and most anticipated hotels and destinations worldwide, making this accolade particularly meaningful.

The Residence Maldives, situated on the serene island of Falhumaafushi, offers a haven of pure tranquility. Seamlessly harmonising traditional Maldivian architecture with contemporary luxury, it presents an array of beachfront and over-water villas that serve as private oases. Guests can seamlessly immerse themselves in the crystalline waters from their villa decks, embarking on explorations of vibrant marine life. The resort’s offerings include unique dining experiences and a plethora of activities, from snorkling to island hopping. Luxurious guest rooms, accompanied by attentive service and a range of amenities, set the stage for an unforgettable escape.

For reservations or more information, please contact The Residence Maldives at +960 682 0088 or mail to You can also visit the resorts official website at