Events

654 09 Mar 2021

A Packed Programme in Celebration of Easter and Beyond at Dusit Thani Maldives

Island guests take their pick of parties, dinners and activities to mark international festivals in March and April.

Mudhdhoo Island, 9 March 2021 Dusit Thani Maldives, a luxuryThai-inspired resort on Mudhdhoo Island in Baa Atoll,is set to celebrate the arrival spring with a calendar of special events honouring different festivals from around the world, such as Holi, Songkran and Easter, with dining, dancing, and other memorable experiences for guests to enjoy.

The fun begins on Sunday 28 March with a beach party to mark the Hindu festival of Holi, complete with colourful powder, delicious food and music. Guests are invited to sample authentic flavours and a joyful celebration of life to start the season.

In anticipation of Easter Week, the resort welcomes Chef Vreni Giger from Switzerland for a selection of special culinary events. Named Chef of the Year in 2003, Chef Vreni maintained an unbroken record of 17 Gault Millau points at Jgerhof in St Gallen and since she moved to Rigiblick at Sorell Hotel, the restaurant has been awarded One-Michelin star. Guests at Dusit Thani Maldives will have the chance to learn the secrets of her unique organic gastronomy at a cooking class on 29 March and to sample her distinct, seasonal, produce-forward style at a gala dinner on Saturday 3 April and a beach barbecue on Tuesday 7 April. A surprise dish crafted by Chef Vreni will also feature as part of an indulge brunch on Easter Sunday.

Younger guests look forward to an action-packed Easter Week at Baan Sanook, the resort's dedicated kids' club, where each day is themed and filled with arts, crafts, games and fun. Highlights include egg and spoon racing, Easter egg hunting and cookie decorating.

As Thailand marks its New Year festival, guests in The Maldives need not miss out. A Songkran-themed pool party offers the chance to splash and celebrate in tropical style, and an exquisite set dinner at renowned Thai restaurant Benjarong explores the Kingdom's beloved cuisine on Tuesday 13 April.

Additional opportunities to get into the festive spirit during the Easter holidays include a White Party at Sand Bar, a lobster barbecue at Sea Grill and a Good Friday dinner starring fresh tuna, caught by Maldivian fishermen. Special spa packages at Devarana Wellness ensure guests maintain a blissful balance during their celebratory stay, and the Ocean Dive Centre offers chances to make the most of the unparalleled underwater beauty surrounding the island.

For more information about Dusit Thani Maldives' programme for Easter and beyond, contact: resmaldives@dusit.com

Please visit http://www.dusit.com/dusit-thani/en/maldives.html

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About Dusit International

Established in 1948, Dusit International is a leading hospitality group listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand. Building on its two core areas of business Hotels Resorts and Hospitality Education the company has expanded its operations over the past four years to comprise five business units. The additional units include Foods, Property Development, and Hospitality-Related Services. Today, the companys property portfolio comprises more than 300 distinctive hotels, resorts and luxury villas operating under six brands across 15 countries worldwide, as well as two leading hospitality colleges with campuses in Thailand and the Philippines. Following a three-pronged strategy for sustainable growth, including balance, expansion and diversification, the company has recently expanded into food production, on-demand hospitality services, and property development to reach new markets and add further recurring streams of revenue to the company.

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