Marc Gussing, General Manager, JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa, talks about the USPs of his property and what makes it special for the Indian guests.
What is the USP of the property?
- Idyllic Location & Unique Accommodation Concept
The resort is strategically located in the secluded and untouched Shaviyani Atoll, accessible via seaplane flight from Velana International Airport, and away from the bustling crowds and seafaring traffic. JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa offers a decent number of accommodation equally appealing for families, couples, honeymooners and free independent travellers.
- Culinary & Imbibe Endeavor
JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa features 5 distinctive restaurants, 3 bars, a wine cellar, and destination dining experiences – all thoughtfully designed to satisfy the palate of our diverse guests. The breakfast buffet offers a wide selection of local and international cuisine ranging from Asian, Mediterranean and Indian fare to cater to every guest’s palate. There is also a kid’s corner to cater to our young VIPs.
- Plethora of Enriching Experiences
Featuring 2 of the JW Marriott’s brand facilities, FAMiLY by JW provides a complete family experience that will involve all members of the family while fostering kid’s creativity and both mental and physical activities, immersing them to extraordinary cultural and social experiences. Our Little Griffins’ Kid’s Club also boasts a massive pirate ship allowing kids to explore life on the island. Parents get access to an adult-only entertainment zone – Lounge 18 which offers a multitude of facilities such as karaoke room, cigar, and shisha room, as well as Pool 18, a pool designed for 18 years and above seeking tranquility and seclusion. Our Spa by JW follows the brand’s highest spa standards through countless holistic and invigorating wellness activities fit for all ages.
How important Indian market is for you?
As of today, we have 10.67% (94 pax) of Indian nationality arrive at the property since we opened. By the end of the year, we will have approx. 150-200 guests.