Just for teens: JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa opens an exciting teen lounge

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26 July, 2023

JW Marriott Maldives Resort and Spa fix its standing as a leading destination for multigenerational travel with the opening of its much-awaited Teen Lounge.

Nestled along a pristine beachfront, the dedicated space warmly welcomes travelers aged 12 and above. Open from 11am to 10pm, Teen Lounge invites teenagers and young adults to craft their Maldivian holiday experience as they like, offering an opportunity to connect with peers while enjoying some personal time away from family.

With a delightful range o activities, the relaxed ambience of the Teen Lounge promises endless enjoyment throughout the day. From refreshing dips in the private plunge pool to engaging games of pool or foosball, from unwinding with board games to immersing in captivating PlayStation adventures, teenagers can also bask in relaxation on sun loungers or in cozy lounge areas, thoughtfully tucked away from parental supervision or younger siblings.

In addition to the Teen Lounge, teenagers can also indulge in exhilarating island-wide adventures, including guided snorkelling tours, paddleboarding, jetskiing, parasailing and kiteboarding sessions over the azure waters of the Indian Ocean. Additionally, they can enjoy energising workout sessions in the 24/7 overwater gym, or engage in friendly volleyball or soccer matches on the multipurpose courts at the heart of the island.

Teen Lounge invites teenagers and young adults

A private paradise

Amidst the growing trend of multigenerational travel worldwide, JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa stands as an idyllic sanctuary for families of all ages and sizes. Spread over two stories and measuring 285 square meters, the Duplex Beach Pool Villas are tailor-made for group getaways. Each spacious sanctuary features two bedrooms on the lower floor and a generously-appointed lounge on the upper floor, facilitating both cherished togetherness and privacy. Outside, an oasis awaits, complete with a swimming pool, a cabana with comfortable seating, a shaded timber deck, and a pathway leading down to the beach.

Fun for little ones

While teenagers immerse themselves in the Teen Lounge, younger travellers will be captivated by the FAMiLY by JW Little Griffins Kids Club. One of the largest kids clubs in the Maldives, it delivers endless fun for little ones with a giant pirate ship, a swimming pool, and a calendar of 100 weekly activities spanning arts and crafts, kite flying, pizza making, an action-packed beach Olympics and more.

Culinary delights

Guests can come together at the end of the day to create lasting memories around the dinner table at JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa’s family-friendly restaurants. Aailaa tantalises with international flavours, while Fiamma serves up Italian favourites and wood-fired pizzas. Indulge in signature steaks and seafood at Shio, relish traditional Japanese cuisine and teppanyaki at Hashi, or unwind amidst the treetop setting of Kaashi while savouring Thai culinary creations. As an added bonus for families, children under the age of 12 enjoy complimentary meals from dedicated kids’ menus at each venue, as well as at the Little Griffins Kids’ Club.

For further information and reservations, please visit www.marriott.com.

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About resort: JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa is set on the stunning island of Vagaru, Shaviyani Atoll. Just an hour from Malé airport by seaplane the crescent-shaped Island offers an unrivaled luxury in the stunning environment, a bright, modern villas are some of the largest in the archipelago, each one featuring a private pool and a gourmet cuisine stretches from classic Asian gastronomy – Thai, Japanese, Indian – to wood-fired Italian across seven restaurants. The resort also features a Spa by JW, which house six double treatments rooms, one deluxe treatment suite with a private ‘wet room’, a unisex hair salon, manicure and pedicure stations, a wellness boutique, an overwater gym, and an open-air yoga pavilion.

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