Intercontinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort, a stunning new safe haven, designed and developed by Eco-id Architects Pvt Ltd based in Singapore has achieved a major international honor after it was named as the 5 star winner for “Best Hotel Architecture” in the Maldives at the Asian Pacific Property Awards. Maamunagau rejoices as this is the second achievement for the resort followed by the Bronze award received for “Best Hotel & Tourism Development 2020” at the MIPIM Asia Awards in December 2020.
The world renowned Asia Pacific Property Awards celebrates the best of the best companies in the property and real estate industry. With an independent panel of 80 industry experts, judging is focused on design, quality, service, innovation originality and commitment to sustainability.
The grand InterContinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort made its debut in 2019 – located in the pristine Raa Atoll, the island resort is equipped with one to three bedroom villas, perfect for visiting families, friend groups, couples and solo travelers. The wide selection of residences all have spacious indoor and fresco dining spaces which opens up to a sweeping private terrace with a private pool and direct access to the beach, lagoon or the ocean.
Meant to serve as the epitome of tropical island living – The three-bedroom Royal Beachfront Residence is perfect for multi-generational families or a large group of friends travelling together – it is surrounded by lush tropical greenery and has direct access to the beach with more than enough indoor and outdoor living space.
Taking a look at Maamunagau’s interior; The tropical nature of the island is enhanced with the use of logs as simple columns and mangrove sticks for screens to echo the projects, you can find beautiful yet simple nako louvres used throughout the resort creating a seamless blend with the lush greens of the resort.
The architects drew inspiration from the word “Musafir” – an Arabic word that portrays the concept of wanderlust and the colorful lifestyle of a nomad. It’s evident in the resorts interior with the use of discreet calming touches complimenting the contemporary Maldivian design and unique pieces of art. You will find vibrant colors woven into the finishings such as the Maldivian Lacquer boxes, similar bright colors and tapestries adorning the walls as well.
About InterContinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort
The InterContinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort is an exclusive destination getaway offering a unique opportunity for those looking to unwind and reconnect in an enviable island setting where exclusive privileges go hand in hand with the personal touch of our signature service at InterContinental Hotels & Resorts’ first and only all-Club InterContinental resort. Located 35 minutes by seaplane from the Velana International Airport, the InterContinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort is an award winning island escape offering beach, lagoon and overwater accommodation, curated dining and wellness experiences, an extensive kids club along with a myriad of recreational adventures for families and couples alike.