A closer look to Gili Lankanfushi – Indian Ocean’s leading spa resort and Maldives’ leading luxury resort

Eco-luxury Gili Lankanfushi, Maldives named Indian Ocean’s Leading Spa Resort and Maldives’ Leading Luxury Resort

Gili Lankanfushi, an intimate coral island in a sparkling lagoon in Maldives, has been named as the Indian Ocean’s Leading Spa Resort and Maldives’ Leading Luxury Resort at the World Travel Awards 2012, hailed as the “Oscars of the travel industry.”

Gili Lankanfushi, Maldives is an upmarket boutique resort that stands at the forefront of the eco-luxury sector and acts as a benchmark for luxury resorts. Hidden away on Lankanfushi Island, in a lagoon on the North Male Atoll, all of its 45 over-water villas, crafted in a traditional style from natural materials, reflect the harmony of life by the water’s edge. All villas at this luxury resort offer a private water garden, open air bathroom, roof-top terrace and over-water sundecks. For ultimate privacy, guests can opt to stay in one of the seven Crusoe residences or the Private Reserve, accessible only by personal boat.

The prestigious Indian Ocean’s Leading Spa Resort Award and Maldives Leading Luxury Resort Award adds to the growing list of international accolades for Gili Lankanfushi, Maldives as well as for hotel owners – HPL Hotels & Resorts, a subsidiary of Singapore-based Hotel Properties Limited and operator of hospitality establishments throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

Gili Lankanfushi, Maldives marks the parent company – Hotel Properties Limited’s fifth property in the Maldives. The other properties within the group are Four Seasons Resort at Kuda Huraa and Landaa Giraavaru; Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma; and Rihiveli Beach Resort. Gili Lankanfushi, Maldives is the 12th hotel managed by HPL Hotels & Resorts.