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By Sarah Harvey | Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 11:58
Celebrations were in order on Saturday at the graduation ceremony for 38 apprentices from Four Seasons’ apprenticeship programme. It was the largest class to graduate since the programme began in 2001. Now in its 12th year... read more

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Overall

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A relaxed, friendly style that has everyone at ease. A place for...
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The watersports centre that continues to be one of the best and best...
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There are, in all honesty, just a handful of resorts that truly care...

Rooms

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This is rustic chic: rustic takes you back to a simpler time, chic...
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A relaxed, friendly style that has everyone at ease. A place for those...

Service

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From the owner meeting and reminiscing with guests over a preprandial...
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It must be said that the beach is mostly man-made, though it is now...
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A relaxed, friendly style that has everyone at ease. A place for those...

Beach

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The new Veligandu is a big favourite with honeymooners and it’s easy to...
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A modern comfortable chic, echoing the style of its neighbour Soneva Fushi...
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When the Banyan Tree company took over its neighbouring resort of Ihuru...
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Cocoa is imbued with a sense of light, purity and serenity. Every aspect...

Activities

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The beach is uninterrupted, the lagoon is a good size for swimming and for...
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From the fully active party couple to the privacy seeker and from the...
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A relaxed, friendly style that has everyone at ease. A place for those...
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Velassaru is the old Laguna Beach reincarnated as a fine five star resort...

Dining

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The huge, shallow lagoon with its soft, white base shines out a shade of...
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Attentive service, a smart setting and good food are its strengths. On the...
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It does take a long time to get all the way down to Addu atoll and then...

Bar experience

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Vilamendhoo always remained popular and so retained a high occupancy. For...
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The new Veligandu is a big favourite with honeymooners and it’s easy to...
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This place is the opposite of the small island ‘settle back and relax’...
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The resort is something of a sophisticated club where most of the...

House reef

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When the Banyan Tree company took over its neighbouring resort of Ihuru...
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A relaxed, friendly style that has everyone at ease. A place for those...
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Vilamendhoo always remained popular and so retained a high occupancy. For...
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In the classic Maldives style, all the roofs are thatched, the floors...

Environmental responsibility

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This is rustic chic: rustic takes you back to a simpler time, chic...
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The resort combines its legendary service standards with a rare level of...

Look and feel

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A relaxed, friendly style that has everyone at ease. A place for those...
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This is rustic chic: rustic takes you back to a simpler time, chic...

Value

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From the owner meeting and reminiscing with guests over a preprandial...
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With guests out during the day diving or on an excursion, this is a place...
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From the fully active party couple to the privacy seeker and from the...
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Vilamendhoo always remained popular and so retained a high occupancy. For...
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