Villa Park & Royal Island Earn Recognitions at TripAdvisor® 2023 Travelers’ Choice® Award

Villa Park & Royal Island Earn Recognitions at TripAdvisor® 2023 Travelers’ Choice® Award

Monday 5th of June 2023

Two distinct properties under the Villa Resorts portfolio, Villa Park and Royal Island have been distinguished as TripAdvisor® 2023 Travelers’ Choice® Award winners. The prestigious award marks establishments that consistently received positive travel reviews on TripAdvisor during the past 12 months. This places both Villa properties among the elite 10% listing across all TripAdvisor globally.

Khadeeja Sana - Director, PR & Marketing at Villa Resorts, Maldives expressed enthusiasm on the milestone achievement and shared: “We are thrilled to receive this esteemed recognition. It is a testament to our commitment towards excellence in hospitality and our drive to provide memorable experiences for our guests.”

The Chief Growth Officer at TripAdvisor, John Boris commented, “Congratulations to the 2023 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice winners. The travel resurgence we’ve seen throughout the past year has even further heightened the competition. Earning a Travelers’ Choice Award demonstrates that you have provided great experiences to those who matter most: your guests. With changing expectations, continued labour shortages, and rising costs, this is no easy feat, and I am continually impressed with the hospitality industry’s resilience and ability to adapt. Cheers to another successful year!”

Villa Park is located in the stunning Ari Atoll, amidst the South-West Ari Marine Protected Area (SAMPA). An indulgent lagoon playground, Villa Park boasts a hive of energy and activity giving guests the thrilling feeling of being in an amusement park. Each day at this property brings out a desire of escape which can be sought through remarkable diving opportunities, and playtime pursuits in the resort’s lush greenery.

On the other hand, Royal Island prides itself on easing guests into the local rhythm and calling them to embrace the warmth of Maldivian culture. The resort exudes a laid-back and playful personality, producing a village feel that exists in harmony with the atoll’s breathtaking scenery. Situated in a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve, this property also crafts unique guest experiences perfect for recharging in paradise.