S Hotels & Resorts and Hard Rock International recently celebrated the launch of their inaugural hotel in the Maldives, Hard Rock Hotel Maldives, which forms part of CROSSROADS Maldives – the country’s only integrated resort.
The 178 key property stands opposite the Emboodhoo lagoon and offers guests a choice of accommodation, including beach villas, family suites and one- and two-bedroom overwater villas.
Senior vice president, Hard Rock Hotels, Dale Hipsh commented: “Hard Rock Hotel Maldives offers the beauty and serenity of the destination perfectly paired with the lifestyle and energy that only the Hard Rock brand can deliver. We’re excited to showcase the property’s unique experience and signature brand amenities to locals and visitors from around the world.”
Hard Rock Hotel Maldives is home to a wide variety of F&B options, inclusive of Sessions, which serves contemporary flavours; The Elephant and The Butterfly, which serves Latin American-inspired cuisine in an oceanfront setting; and Hard Rock Cafe at The Marina @ CROSSROADS, serving all-American cuisine and featuring live music, events and music memorabilia.
As for experiences and facilities, the hotel offers a number of signature offerings, including The Sound of Your Stay music programme, where the mood is set with a complimentary in-room Crosley turntable or a Fender guitar complete with headphones, which can be reserved at the front desk.
Adding to this, guests can enjoy the revolutionary Rock Om in-room yoga programme; a Rock Shop selling all brand merchandise; the Roxity Kids Club and Teen Spirit Club; and a full-service Rock Spa featuring Rhythm & Motion, a music-centric spa menu.
Enthusing on the vibrant property was general manager, Hard Rock Hotel Maldives, Tolga Unan: “Hard Rock Hotel Maldives is an upbeat international resort that amplifies its spectacular surroundings. We’ll turn up the volume with spacious rooms, suites, villas – including overwater options – plus thrilling amenities and music memorabilia, all surrounded by the crystal-clear seas, pristine beaches and stunning scenery that makes the Maldives so special. We look forward to welcoming guests and creating outstanding options for all types of tropical island holiday.”