Why not end the year on a high and escape to the Indian Ocean this December to experience a tropical festive season at one of Aitken Spence Hotels’ Maldives properties.

Aitken Spence’s Heritance Aarah, Adaaran Club Rannalhi, Adaaran Select Meedhupparu and Adaaran Prestige Vadoo resorts deliver the highest level of luxury and comfort, whilst offering guests the chance to celebrate their best Christmas break yet – and in paradise:

It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year At Heritance Aarah
Aitken Spence’s five-star, premium all-inclusive resort Heritance Aarah, is inviting holidaymakers to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year in the Maldives. Renowned for its gourmet cuisine, it is fitting that the festive season at Heritance Aarah will begin with the resort’s Christmas Cake Mixing tradition on 12th December. And the culinary delights will not stop there. Guests can indulge in a sunset BBQ on the beach and enjoy the finer things in life during a festive High Tea surrounded by Indian Ocean luxury, whilst later toasting Christmas at Ralu Longue Bar during the Sundown Cocktail Party. Guests can further tantalise their tastebuds on Christmas Day with a traditional culinary offering and during a decadent, exclusive wine, seven-course Boxing Day feast. On New Year’s Eve, the all-villa resort is inviting guests to a pre-dinner Champagne soirée, followed by a Roaring New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner and celebration to ring in 2021 in style.

Hummingbird Travel is offering a 7-night stay at the premium all-inclusive Heritance Aarah from 9th December 2020 – 16th December 2020, for two adults in Beach Villa accommodation for approx. £4,596.57 ($6,145.10) when booking with Invite To Paradise. The deal includes domestic flights and speedboat transfers for two adults, for bookings made by 1st December 2020. For more information and to book, visit www.invitetoparadise.com or call +44 (0)1933 274 184.

A Beach Villa at Heritance Aarah starts from £647.02 + tax for one night, in December 2020. For more information on Heritance Aarah visit www.heritancehotels.com/aarah.

It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas At Adaaran Club Rannalhi
Sitting exclusively at the tip of the South Malé Atoll in the Maldives, Adaaran Club Rannalhi is kicking off the festivities with a seasonal happy hour for guests beginning 20th December until 23rd December. Between 18:30 – 20:30 pm, holidaymakers can cheers to Christmas at the resort’s contemporary Nika Bar, when sipping a tropical cocktail and overlooking panoramic views of the Indian Ocean at sunset. If celebrating on the sand sounds more enticing, the resort’s Christmas Day Beach Party is not to be missed. Other Christmas offerings include a Christmas volleyball tournament, Mediterranean, Asian, and Middle Eastern theme nights, and a beach BBQ, as well as a seafood fiesta. And little ones will not be left out as they can dance into Christmas at the Kiddies Christmas Party on 21st December and take part in a Sandy Day Kiddies Table Décor Competition on 28th December at the Kids Park.

Save up to 32% with Southall Travel for a stay at Adaaran Club Rannalhi, Maldives. Kids under the age of 14.99 years stay and eat for free* and Southall Travel is also offering free Transfers (for two Adults only)*. Prices start from £1,839pp. Book by 21st December 2020 for stays between 20th December 2020 and 27th December 2020. Flights provided by Sri Lankan Airlines will depart from London Heathrow Airport. For more information and to book, contact Southall Travel on 0800 408 8003 or via email at enquiry@southalltravel.co.uk or visit the website www.southalltravel.co.uk.

A Standard Room at Adaaran Club Rannalhi starts from £329.12+ tax for one night, in December 2020. For more information on Adaaran Club Rannalhi visit: www.adaaran.com/clubrannalhi.

Rock Around The Christmas Tree At Adaaran Select Meedhupparu
Join in the Christmas festivities from the Indian Ocean nation thanks to Adaaran Select Meedhupparu’s extensive celebrations beginning with the resort’s Christmas tree lighting on 22nd December. The perfect event for families and for those looking to enjoy a Christmas drink, the Christmas tree lighting will be topped with a set from the in-house DJ, whilst seasonal wine and a special cocktail counter in the resort’s Halaboli Bar, will be on offer. Guests can further eagerly await Santa’s arrival on Christmas Eve with distractions from the resorts choir team who will be performing a Christmas carol concert, by sipping mulled wine on the pool deck or indulging in a Christmas Eve Gala Dinner and swinging by a DJ set in the main bar until midnight.

Travelbag is offering 10-nights staying at the 4* Adaaran Select Meedupparu on an all-inclusive board basis from £3,999pp including direct return flights from London Heathrow with British Airways. Travel between 17th December 2020 – 28th December 2020. Book by 5th December 2020. Based on two adults sharing – single supplement applies. Includes domestic flight and speedboat transfers. For more information and to book, visit www.travelbag.co.uk or call 0207 001 4112.

A Beach Villa at Adaaran Select Meedhupparu starts from £374.00 + tax for one night, in December 2020. For more information on Adaaran Select Meedhupparu visit www.adaaran.com/selectmeedhupparu.

Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas At Adaaran Prestige Vadoo
Couples looking for the ultimate island getaway this Christmas need look no further than Aitken Spence’s luxury all-water-villa resort, Adaaran Prestige Vadoo. Guests can enjoy a Christmas Eve tipple during Happy Hour at the resort’s main bar, a three-sided deck looking out over the Indian Ocean, before moving into the resort’s main restaurant for a Christmas Eve Gala Dinner, featuring Asian specialities and fusion creations. On Christmas Day, revellers can celebrate with a beach-side brunch followed by Christmas beach games and a five-course Christmas Dinner, before residing to their private water bungalow. Come Boxing Day, couples can enjoy a beach BBQ in paradise, and the festivities continue on to New Year’s Eve, where guests are invited to take part in Adaaran Prestige Vadoo’s Final Ocean Exploration for 2020. The resort, which possesses its own exotic in-house reef, is offering holidaymakers the chance to swim with manta rays, parrot fish and turtles, before bringing in the New Year with a movie on the beach, under the stars.

Destination2 is offering a 10-night stay at Adaaran Prestige Vadoo for trips departing London Heathrow on 21st December 2020, with Emirates via Dubai, from £3,999pp. The deal includes accommodation in Adaaran Prestige Vadoo’s Sunrise Water villa and free transfers to and from the resorts, as well as a free upgrade to all-inclusive board. Other room upgrades are available, as well as flight upgrades, departure airports and travel dates. For more information and to book, visit: www.destination2.co.uk  or call 01244 957 800.

A Sunrise Water Villa at Adaaran Prestige Vadoo starts from £598.40 + tax for one night, in December 2020. For more information on Adaaran Prestige Vadoo visit: www.adaaran.com/prestigevadoo.

If you cannot wait to get to the Maldives, check out Aitken Spence’s #SpenceSafe video to see the safety practices being undertaken at Aitken Spence hotels, ready to welcome you back this winter.
Click here to watch.

For more information on Aitken Spence Hotels, visit www.aitkenspencehotels.com.


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Image 1: Heritance Aarah, is inviting holidaymakers to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year in the Indian Ocean.
Image 2: Guests can enjoy a Christmas tipple at Aitken Spence’s Maldives properties.
Image 3: Aerial view of Adaaran Club Rannalhi.
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About Aitken Spence Hotels
Aitken Spence Hotels is part of the Sri Lankan blue-chip conglomerate Aitken Spence PLC and operates 23 hotels and resorts across Sri Lanka, Maldives, Oman and India. The Company’s owned hotels are reflected under the Heritance, Adaaran and Turyaa brands, popular around the world for its exceptional service and undisputed product and curated lifestyle experiences. The Company’s Sri Lankan portfolio includes 11 resorts spread across the island, whilst the Maldives resorts totals to seven, four in Oman and one in India.

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