What’s New at Outrigger Hotels and Resorts
RELEASE NUMBER 44/22
With a range of new offerings, openings and refurbishments over the last six months across Fiji, Maldives, Hawai‘i and Thailand, Outrigger Hotels and Resorts is a must-visit accommodation option for those wanting to escape to a tropical getaway.
ADDED BONUSES FOR BURE OR SUITE BOOKINGS
Guests booking a Bure or Suite at Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort will receive a plethora of added bonuses to their stay. With this ongoing deal running all year around, guests will enjoy having VIP priority check-in, priority housekeeping, including complimentary laundry service, Talai Butler service including afternoon canapes and glass of sparkling wine, and an evening turndown service with nightcap, plus Pure Fiji amenities. Other bonuses include complimentary High Tea and a private invitation to the weekly VIP cocktail party, meaning you can truly relax in luxury. To book, visit outrigger.com
THEMED NIGHTS AT OUTRIGGER FIJI
Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort is adding some themed-food flair to their Vale Ni Kana Restaurant with twice-weekly food-themed nights, giving guests the option of experiencing multiple cuisines, including Seafood, Mexican, Fijian ‘Magiti In The Village’ and International Street Food Market on Fridays. For those wanting to continue into the night with a drink or two, Vakavanua Lounge has also introduced themed nights including Havana nights, Summer Party night, Rock ‘n Roll nights, Hits of the 70s and 80s, Naughty Nineties, Disco and Karaoke night.
FIJI FAMILY TRAVEL DEAL
Save 30% per family on 5-night stays at Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort + bonuses. From USD$1,398 per family (based on 2 adults and 2 children sharing) with selected travel dates between October 15, 2022 – March 31, 2023.
Inclusions: 5-nights accommodation at Outrigger Fiji Beach Resort, two 60-minute massages per stay, one buffet dinner for 2 adults per stay, USD$68.15 beverage credit per stay, kids stay, play and eat free (meals for up to 2 children 12 years and younger, per room, eating from the kids’ menu), welcome drink on arrival with cool towel and complimentary Wi-Fi.
Minimum 5-night stay required and must be booked by August 31, 2022. Visit the following website and book using the code: OCEAN
T&Cs apply, rates are subject to change without notice.
Castaway Island, Fiji Resort will be undergoing a bure refresher, keeping the resort in top quality for guests all year long. Kicked off in early June, the roofs of each bure are being re-installed and will be completed in early February 2023.
OUTRIGGER ACQUIRES FIVE-STAR RESORT IN THE MALDIVES
Outrigger Hospitality Group announced in April that it has acquired the newly renovated five-star Outrigger Maldives Maafushivaru Resort, previously named Maafushivaru Resort. This adds another premier beach property to its expanding global portfolio. The luxury resort is located on a private island in the pristine South Ari Atoll region, a 25-minute seaplane from Malé – offering convenient access and breathtaking views for arriving guests. The resort is comprised of a collection of 81 luxury villa styles including beach, pool and duplex accommodations, as well as coveted overwater bungalows and more.
NEW ADDITION TO OUTRIGGER PORTFOLIO OPENS IN THAILAND
Opened in December 2021, the newly reconfigured 60-key Outrigger Surin Beach Resort has been designed as a breezy and uplifting lifestyle property that draws inspiration from the destination’s easy-going surf culture with vibrant colors and vintage artwork. Nearly half the rooms are in premium categories, including elegant studios, as well as stylish and spacious plunge-pool and two-level suites. Guests can laze at the resort’s two swimming pools, feel pampered at the spa, exercise in the upgraded fitness studio and dine at the unique split-level restaurant and bar. Nalu Bar & Grill is the property’s brand-new restaurant concept that incorporates an open-flame modern BBQ with a global influence and intimate loft bar with magnificent sunset views.
OUTRIGGER OPENS RESORT IN KHAO LAK
Outrigger Khao Lak Beach Resort in Southern Thailand opened February 7. The resort, acquired by Outrigger last year, has been refurbished by award-winning architectural firm, Santhaya & Associates (S+A) with new design elements emphasizing a seamless connection between sea, sand and the green landscape. The property is absolute beachfront with all rooms, suites and villas featuring a balcony or terrace. Resort villas include private plunge pools – perfect for couples. From the re-styled lobby via the lush tropical garden to the beachside Edgewater Restaurant and Bar, the entire resort has been reimagined to help guests relax in comfort and style. A third property, Outrigger Koh Samui Beach Resort is scheduled to open by August 2022.
PHUKET TRAVEL DEAL
Save up to 35% off per room on 2-night stays at Outrigger Surin Beach Resort, plus daily breakfast and surfing lesson. From USD$136.10 per room (twin share), valid for stays until October 31, 2022.
Inclusions: 2-nights accommodation at Outrigger Surin Beach Resort, daily breakfast at Nalu Bar & Grill, 60-minute surf lesson with a surf professional, plus certificate of participation and photo-taking and return transfers from the resort to the surf school.
To book, email: [email protected]
T&Cs apply, rates are subject to change without notice.
FLAGSHIP PROPERTY UNDERGOES US $80 MILLION REFURBISHMENT
Outrigger’s flagship property, Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort celebrated a significant milestone with the official Grand Opening in May following an extensive US$80 million refurbishment. The first phase of Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort’s transformation was completed in April 2021. It included renovated guestrooms and the reimagined Kani Ka Pila Grille restaurant. The second phase of the property, including the Diamond Head Tower, Waiola Wellness Wing and Coral Kids Club, is slated to be completed by autumn 2022. The anchor restaurant, Monkeypod Kitchen by Merriman, is expected to open by early 2023. Experience the resort’s refreshed look and save 25% off their Grand Opening rates: https://www.outrigger.com/specials/campaign/2022/bc3/ohr#section-hawaii
NEW A‘O CULTURAL CENTER
Opened on March 8, Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort unveiled its new A‘o Cultural Center as part of its US$80 million transformation. The resort’s expanded cultural center features complimentary guest activities, including lei-making, ʻukulele and hula lessons. Along with the new cultural center, the resort has also revamped its Herb Kane lounge, adorned with new local artwork and a more open structure. The installation at the lobby level features a collection of art pieces such as a model outrigger canoe, paddles, conch shells and traditional feather lei. There’s a beautiful wall mural and videos explaining Hawai‘i’s seafaring traditions and Outrigger’s support of the Polynesian Voyaging Society
NEW WAIKĪKĪ SURF HISTORY WALL DISPLAY
A new Waikīkī Surf History Wall curated by Bishop Museum exhibit designer Michael Wilson is now on display in the second-floor lobby of Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort. The wall’s visual storytelling celebrates the history and future of surfing in Waikīkī while a resort tour offers guests an opportunity to meet legends of the sport before heading to Faith Surf School on the beach fronting Outrigger Waikiki to rent a board and surf. As part of the resort’s Surfer In Residence program, guests can meet and greet the key surfer in residence for the month.
THE ROYAL COLLECTION LUXURY EXPERIENCE PACKAGE
Outrigger’s highly sought-after luxury vacation property, the 4 Diamond-rated Honua Kai Resort & Spa has launched a luxury package. Enjoy picturesque views at this oceanfront property with the new Royal Collection Luxury Experience, entailing a five-night stay in a 3-bedroom, 3-bath suite accommodation, with rates starting at US$2,799 per night. Includes a private helicopter tour, customized catamaran experience and roundtrip transportation for up to six people. To book, email [email protected]
OUTRIGGER LAUNCHES ‘SUSTAINABLE SUMMER’ CAMPAIGN
Outrigger Hotels and Resorts is helping its guests enjoy a Sustainable Summer by offering a wide variety of on-property activations, sponsorships and/or collaborations with local events, as well as retail and restaurant specials – all in some way linked to preserving and protecting our precious environment. Running through August 31, 2022.
OUTRIGGER EARNS GREEN SEAL CERTIFICATION
Outrigger Hospitality Group announced that it is moving forward in pursuing the Green Seal certification at seven of its owned and/or managed properties in Hawai‘i, as well as its beach resorts in Fiji and Mauritius. Outrigger is the first in the State of Hawai‘i to commit to earning the prestigious Green Seal sustainability certification for its properties, as well as the first hospitality brand to pursue the certification outside of the United States. Outrigger anticipates the properties being Green Seal certified before the end of 2022.
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