Vote Meeru Island for Maldives Travel Awards 2018

Once again, award-winning Meeru Island Resort & Spa is nominated for the upcoming Maldives Travel Awards 2018, in as much as 11 categories ranging from Most Family Resort, Most Romantic Resort and Leading Beach Resort in the Maldives.


This year, Meeru is included in additional categories such as Food & Beverage, Romance and All-Inclusive. With our values to exceed our guests’ expectations, the nominations are indicative of the continuous growth in the products and services that we offer. Meeru is nominated in the Eco-Tourism and CSR categories for the second time at the awards, where our dedicated towards sustainable operations and alternatives shines through to maintain our beautiful island and the Maldives.


Visit to cast your vote for Meeru Island in each category below. Enter your name and email address, and click ‘submit’. Then, click on the link sent to your email address to confirm your vote.


  • Most Romantic Resort

– MTA642 (Ooredoo) & MTA03 MEE (Dhiraagu)

  • Leading Family Resort

– MTA643 (Ooredoo) & MTA04 MEE (Dhiraagu)

  • Leading All-Inclusive Resort

– MTA644 (Ooredoo) & MTA07 MEE (Dhiraagu)

  • Leading Beach Resort

– MTA645 (Ooredoo) & MTA09 MEE (Dhiraagu)

  • Leading Dive Resort

– MTA646 (Ooredoo) & MTA10 MEE (Dhiraagu)

  • Leading Dive/Watersports Centre

– MTA647 (Ooredoo) & MTA12 MEE (Dhiraagu)

  • Leading Food & Beverage Resort

– MTA648 (Ooredoo) & MTA20 MEE (Dhiraagu)

  • Leading Food & Beverage Outlet (bar/restaurant)

– MTA649 (Ooredoo) & MTA21 MEE (Dhiraagu)

  • Leading Eco Resort

– MTA650 (Ooredoo) & MTA22 MEE (Dhiraagu)

  • Leading CSR Program

– MTA651 (Ooredoo) & MTA23 MEE (Dhiraagu)

  • Leading Human Resource Management

– MTA652 (Ooredoo) & MTA24 MEE (Dhiraagu)


To vote via SMS using either Dhiraagu or Ooredoo networks in the Maldives, send the designated SMS code to the number 5005.


(Example: MTA07 MEE to 5005) – for Dhiraagu OR (Example: MTA644) – for Ooredoo.


You can only vote once for each category, so select Meeru for the WIN before October 25, 2018!


First launched in 2012, the Maldives Travel Awards celebrate the commitment, excellence and expertise in the Maldivian Tourism Industry. The awards feature three key editions, including the recognition of people in the travel industry and guesthouses in Maldives.


Maldives Travel Awards is a product of Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators, MATATO.


Check out some of the awards that Meeru has won over the years.

Teppanyaki at Meeru Island

Treat yourself and your partner to a unique a la carte dining experience while on holiday at Meeru Island Resort & Spa. Over-the-water Asian Wok Restaurant & Bar offers the popular Teppanyaki dining experience, where our chefs prepare your dinner on a flat metal griddle and open flame while you enjoy the theatrical show in true Japanese style.


The chefs will grill, flip and cook tiger prawns, white fish, scallops, lobster, tuna, meats and an assort of fresh vegetables on a flaming metal griddle in front of you. And, for dessert, try the delicious Teppanyaki Fruit Ice Cream or Teppanyaki Pancake with Fruit and Ice Cream.


The Teppanyaki table seats 8 guests and overlooks Meeru’s sparkling lagoon for an exciting and unforgettable experience of Japanese cuisine in the Maldives. Your choice of dishes can be selected from Asian Wok’s a la carte menu to be prepared fresh and served right from the teppan hot plate.


Tip: All menus are also served with salad, miso soup, vegetables and fried rice.


Teppanyaki is available daily at the Asian Wok Restaurant during Dinner between 1900 and 2300. Reservation must be made before 12 noon.


Reserve a table for your unique Teppanyaki dining experience today!


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Vacation Goals: 5 Reasons to Fall in Love with Meeru Island

As a destination, the soft sandy beaches, swaying palm trees and turquoise waters of the Maldives are alluring for any holidaymaker. Meeru Island Resort & Spa is the authentic expression of the Maldives, which allows travellers to experience a combination that exceeds expectations while simultaneously creating unforgettable memories.


Meeru, as proudly called by various guests who have spent their holidays on the Island, retains the natural charm of a tropical paradise, while affording guests the opportunity to customize their experiences according to their tastes. Here is why Meeru runs among the top vacation goals for travellers and the 5 reasons to fall in love with its magic.


Meeru Island Maldives


Reason #5: Location

As the only Resort on Meerufenfushi island in the North Male’ Atoll, Meeru is 1200 meters long by 350 meters wide, about 32 hectares. The Island is only a 55-minute scenic speedboat transfer from Velana International Airport, making it conveniently located too!


Read more about our Speedboat Transfer Policy.


Reason #4: Long Stretches of White Sandy Beach

Few Islands in the Maldives feature such long stretches of uninterrupted beach. Meeru Island is one of those and the soft, white sand is perfect for long walks, light jogs or even relaxing while reading your favourite novel and sipping on refreshing Kurumba. Remember, the motto is “no shoes, no news”.


Meeru Island Maldives


Reason #3: Something for Everyone

Whether you travel solo, with friends and family or as a couple, Meeru offers a variety of sports, activities, entertainment and more fun things to do while on holiday. The Island features an “adults-only” area with Maalan Buffet Restaurant and Uthuru Bar catering to guests over the age of 18 and staying in the Water Front Villas, Jacuzzi Beach Villas and Jacuzzi Water Villas. The younger guests and family travelers staying in the Garden Rooms and Beach Villas enjoy meals at Farivalhu Buffet Restaurant, Kakuni Bar and even a Kid’s and Teen’s Club.


View the different room categories at Meeru.


Adventure seekers can enjoy the list of exciting excursions scheduled daily or explore the vast Indian Ocean out on a dive with the exceptional Euro-Divers team at Meeru.


Reason #2: Nature, Vegetation and Greenery

Guests who visit Meeru fall in love with the beauty of the Island itself. Much of the Maldivian sanctuary remains untouched with its abundant vegetation and the various types of beautiful trees. This includes the leaning Palm Tree, a popular place to take Instagram pictures, as well as large Banyan Trees in prominent areas of the Island.


Meeru also features a lively greenhouse known as Meeru’s Organic Garden that produces high quality garden greens, lettuce, cucumber, cherry tomato, Asian green vegetable, lemongrass, many varieties of chilies, Thai basil, watermelon, papaya, banana and many more items.


Meeru Island Maldives


Reason #1: Team Work

The most predominant reason to fall in love with Meeru, is the team. Together, across departments, cultures and backgrounds, the Meeru team consistently aims to provide the most unforgettable experience for each guest. This ranges from the speedy and efficient interactions on our Social Media, Website Chat and email to the daily services and behind-the-scenes work to keep the Island beautiful and enjoyable.


Watch the International Day of Happiness video for more insights into the team.


There are much more reasons to fall in love with the magic of Meeru that you can experience for yourself this winter. Book Meeru today!


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