Sun Siyam Iru Fushi’s Spa Wins Two World Spa Awards!
• Indian Ocean's Best Resort Spa
· Maldives's Best Resort Spa
Dubai, UAE. 18 September 2016 - The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi in the Maldives has been recognised for its luxurious and innovative Spa by Thalgo, receiving two awards from the prestigious World Spa Awards: Indian Ocean's Best Resort Spa and Maldives's Best Resort Spa.
"Spa by Thalgo's double-recognition at the World Spa Awards is a wonderful affirmation of our efforts to provide both sophisticated travellers and spa visitors to the Maldives with a flawless and contemporary spa experience connected to authentic treatments and ancient rituals," said Abdulla Thamheed, The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi's General Manager. "The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi's now nine awards and accolades for 2016 are a testament to the brand's commitment toward setting new benchmarks for luxury experiences in Maldives."
Winners marked the highlight of a yearlong search for the very best spas on the global front, commending and recognising outstanding achievements in service excellence.
Its programme rewards those spas that have raised the bar within a highly competitive industry over the past year, putting the spotlight on those representing only the finest standards.
During the event, Iru Fushi’s sister resort in the Maldives, the Olhuveli Beach & Spa Resort was announced as the host for the Grand Finale of the forthcoming World Travel Awards 2016.
Set to take place on 2 December 2016, the event will welcome hospitality leaders from around the world to the Maldivian resort. The resort belongs to the same group - Sun Siyam - and is one among the group’s amazing properties in the Maldives, just a 45- minute speedboat ride from Male’s international airport.
Evgenia Boyankova, Group Director of Business Development of Sun Siyam Resorts, said: “Olhuveli Beach & Spa Resort is very proud to host the Grand Finale of World Travel Awards Gala Ceremony 2016. Our resort is unique; it is located in a beautiful island and is a pioneer in the hospitality industry of Maldives. We at the Sun Siyam, look forward to welcoming the World Travel Awards community to this prestigious event.”
About The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi and Spa by Thalgo www.thesunsiyam.com
Located among the unspoiled islands of Noonu Atoll in the Maldives, a scenic 45-minute seaplane journey from Male, The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi is where nature’s simplicity and beauty is in abundance – it’s a world away from the everyday.
The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi features 221 luxury oceanfront villas, including 70 over-water bungalows, inspired by traditional Maldivian architecture. In addition to 14 restaurants and bar choices, the resort’s unrivalled range of leisure activities and excursions include a fully equipped PADI five-star dive facility and a water sports centre, tennis and badminton courts, kids club and multiple swimming pools.
The Spa by Thalgo set amongst lush landscapes and winding pebble paths offers twenty treatment rooms affording ultimate privacy and luxury. These treatment rooms are equipped with footbaths and vitality baths, whilst offering unique treatments. It is also the only spa in Maldives to offer Fish Spa therapy.
The Spa by Thalgo offers the widest variety of treatments including: Anti-Ageing Facials, Body Therapies, Facial Therapies, Slimming Treatments, Massage Therapies, Ayurvedic Therapies, Ayurvedic Rituals, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Traditional Maldivian Treatments, Signature Experiences and also Spa Packages & Spa Days. The island's expert also guides guests on a journey of self-discovery through series of classes on yoga, meditation, Tai Chi, Pranayama and Pilates.
Special Awards for 2016:
April 2016 - World Travel Awards
Indian Ocean's Leading Family Resort | Maldives Leading Family Resort
April 2016 - Hotels.com
Excellent Guest Review Score Certificate
May 2016 - TripAdvisor
Certificate of Excellence
June 2016 - World Luxury Spa Awards
Best Luxury Resort Spa in the Indian Ocean
June 2016 - World Luxury Restaurant Awards
Flavours Restaurant Global Winner - Best French Cuisine & Best Wine Selection
September 2016 – World Spa Awards
Indian Ocean's Best Resort Spa
Maldives's Best Resort Spa
This year has been extremely successful for all aspects. The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi always been committed to provide the best experience. Our aim is to create a lasting impression among our guests with a feeling of ultimate luxury and comfort.
About World Spa Awards http://worldspaawards.com/winners/2016
World Spa Awards is a dynamic awards programme, launched in 2015 and designed to drive up standards within spa tourism by rewarding the organizations that are the leaders in the field. Launched by the World Travel Awards, itself inaugurated in 1994, as a sister programme to the World Ski Awards and World Golf Awards, World Spa Awards is focused on the rapidly evolving spa and wellness sector.
World Spa Awards was established in response to overwhelming demand from the spa industry for a programme that was fair and transparent; a programme with a mission to serve as the definitive benchmark of excellence, and to help to foster a new era of growth in spa tourism.