Patina Maldives, Faree Islands, the flagship of sophisticated lifestyle brand Patina Hotels & Resorts, has been awarded five stars by the prestigious Forbes Travel Guide 2023, the only global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants and spas .
Forbes Travel Guide’s reviewers embark on their annual journey to examine the world’s most diverse collection of luxury hotels and evaluate them against 900 criteria – so only the very best earn the coveted five-star rating . This top rating is reserved for outstanding hotels that focus first and foremost on service excellence – something that is woven into Patina Maldives’ team culture, from guests’ personal Essentialists to its culinary experts.
Patina Maldives, Fari Islands is located in North Male Atoll, just 45 minutes from Velana (Male) International Airport, in the Faree Islands. This rare multi-faceted paradise provides a harmonious sanctuary and stimulation, allowing guests to tune out and connect with themselves naturally. The resort invites guests to embrace island life through a wide range of immersive experiences including sandbank picnics, Watsu spa, ceramics and coral conservation workshops, botanical cooking classes, art tours and 3D modeling classes for children.
Antonio Saponara, General Manager of Fari Islands Patina Maldives said, “We are honored to receive a five-star rating from Forbes Travel Guide – the world-renowned authority on hospitality excellence. This achievement is a testament to our team’s unwavering commitment to providing Patina Maldives guests Unforgettable guest journey and service.”
With festivals like Easter and Eid fast approaching, Patina Maldives, Faree Islands are ideal destinations for travelers planning their holidays. The resort offers contemporary one-, two- or three-bedroom Beach Villas and Overwater Pool Villas, perfect for families, while those who prefer to be close to the social heart of the island can book Fari Studio accommodation. In addition, guests will embark on a culinary journey at one of the resort’s 12 fine dining concepts, catering for all tastes.
For Easter, the stunning resort has planned exciting activities including a football training camp for former Liverpool FC star Luis Garcia, a family talent show, pool parties, family movie nights, Mediterranean nights, and An island egg hunt with the Easter Bunny. Fari Marina Village will host a vibrant Easter festival featuring live performances by Maldivian artists, artisan pop-ups, sustainable fashion, local handicrafts, and a range of signature cocktails and snacks.
In addition, Patina Maldives and Faree Islands will also do their best to create an unforgettable Eid holiday for their guests. Some of the activities include children’s cooking classes, family games on the beach, and a special Patina Maali parade with Boduberu drummers. No celebration is complete without great food and the resort’s Aegean Kitchen, Helios, will host an Eid al-Fitr dinner featuring authentic Arabic dishes, while Veli Bar will serve traditional Gahwa and delicacies. – trade arab news agency