Saturday, 14 February 2009 - koreaherald.co.kr
Constance Hotels will open a new resort in the Maldives in May. The "Halaveli Resort" will pre-open at the end of May and officially start operation from June 15. The five-star resort is on the North Ari atoll and is 20 minutes away from the country's main airport. The resort comprises 86 villas, three restaurants and a spa, along with various recreation programs.
The villas come in four different types, including water villa with private plunge pool and sun deck, beach villa with private plunge pool and garden, double-story beach villa and presidential beach villa. All villas feature WiFi, DV, Mac mini, LCD television, and iPod connection, along with a mini bar, and mini wine cellar. There will be two boutiques on the island for jewelry and luxury clothing, along with an exclusive arrival and departure lounge for the visitors.
Free sports activities include gymnasium, tennis, windsurfing and kayaks. Constance Hotels, based in Mauritius, runs luxury hotels and resorts in Mauritius and a resort on Praslin island in the Seychelles.