Baros Maldives Wins More Awards

Baros Maldives is a small exclusive coral island in the Indian Ocean ringed by a sun-kissed beach and a vibrant house-reef, just 20 minutes by speedboat from Maldives International Airport.

Online PR News – 27-October-2012 – Maldives – Baros Maldives has scooped three top awards at the annual awards ceremony of The World Travel Awards held in Singapore, 18 October 2012.

The resort has been recognised for the first time as The Indian Ocean’s Leading Luxury Resort, and for the fifth time as featuring the Indian Ocean’s Leading Villa, the Baros Residence ( The third award is for having the Maldives Leading Water Villas (

The World Travel Awards are awarded by an international panel after expert scrutiny, based on votes by travel and tourism professionals worldwide. The accolades acknowledge the commitment to excellence demonstrated in the last twelve months by the recipient properties.

The three awards to Baros Maldives are especially impressive as the resort beat competition from famous international brand name hotels in the Seychelles and Mauritius, as well as in the Maldives.

The ceremony to present the World Travel Awards Asia, Australasia & Indian Ocean 2012, was held at InterContinental Singapore. The three awards were accepted on behalf of Baros Maldives by the resort’s popular, young executive assistant manager, Mr A. Shuhan.

Baros Maldives ( is an independent, luxury Maldivian-run resort in the Indian Ocean just 20 minutes by speedboat from the Maldives international airport. It consists of 75 private beach and overwater villas, some with individual swimming pools; the exclusive Baros Residence; three gourmet-class restaurants, cocktail and palm grove bars; a vibrant house reef exclusive to the island; and a spa and gym in tropical gardens.