by Loren G. Edelstein | April 27, 2011

Poised to open next week, the Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa is the first Hyatt hotel in the Maldives, a chain of 1,200 coral islands in the Indian Ocean, southwest of India. The hotel offers 50 villas with private decks, and bedrooms with living areas, in addition to two specialty restaurants, The Dining Room and Battuta's, as well as a poolside bar, a fitness and health center, multiple swimming pools and a five-star PADI diving/water sports center. Indoor and outdoor events are accommodated.