Salsa lessons and football camps… Easter in the Maldives will be very Latin with Sun Siyam Resorts!

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luxury hotels Sun Siyam Resorts in the Maldives have concocted a tailor-made program of entertainment and various experiences on its island hotels to help holidaymakers make their Easter holidays memorable.

For more information on all Easter special offers from Sun Siyam Resorts, click on Holiday Offers in the Maldives & Sri Lanka | Sun Siyam Resorts

The group operates five 4-star (Sun Siyam Olhuveli) and 5-star (Sun Siyam Iru Fushi, Sun Siyam Iru Veli, Sun Siyam Vilu Reef and Siyam World) luxury island resorts in the Maldives, as well as a beach retreat on the east coast of Sri Lanka (Sun Siyam Pasikudah).

THE Siyam World sits on a 54-hectare island and offers a variety of 18 accommodation categories ranging from 89 to 3,000m², from lush Pool Beach Villas, expansive Beach Suites and breathtaking Beach Residences, to Overwater Villas with swimming pool and slide.

Argentinian football camps and very “draculian” thrills at Siyam World
Argentinian professional footballer Esteban Cambiasso and Count Dracula will be the headliners at this time in Siyam Worldwhich will offer an eclectic yet entertaining combination of sports, dancing and scares.

The all-inclusive resort transforms vacation time into a dreamlike world just like in the “Hotel Transylvania” film series, with a range of Easter-themed parties, egg hunts for young and old , and fun family challenges. Guests can meet Papa Drac, Mavis and other famous characters from the film.

Young football fans will have the chance in April to make passes with Esteban Cambiasso, former Argentine star, Inter Milan midfielder and Leicester City legend, thanks to a football camp specially dedicated to children, which takes place will be held on the football field of the Siyam World whose size is up to FIFA standards.

Esteban Cambiasso, nicknamed ‘Cuchu’, will be joined by his former international team-mate Walter Samuel, who – as Argentina’s assistant coach – helped lead his side to the World Cup last year. ensuring young players get the best advice from the pros.

In another style of footwork, the Siyam World will also welcome another Latin American maestro, this time passionate about the dancefloor. Uruguayan Fernando Sosa – one of the greatest salsa dancers in the world – will be on hand to encourage guests to practice the sounds of salsa rhythms.

In particular, the professional dancer who trained in Cuba, will present his distinctive “Sosa style”, mixing the speed, precision and beauty of salsa with a mixture of jazz and hip hop.


The family and gastronomy program of Sun Siyam Iru Fushi
Those wishing to enjoy relaxed luxury suitable for the whole family will be spoiled for choice during their Easter holiday at Sun Siyam Iru Fushi.

From April 6-10, the 5-star resort will offer an Easter-themed menu, this year inspired by all-time favorite children’s films. Guests of all ages will have the chance to interact with classic movie characters, from Moana to Angry Birds, as they participate in events that get them into the seasonal spirit.

On the program, a treasure hunt breakfast, an Easter egg hunt, egg decorating lessons and the arrival of the Easter Bunny during a special parade. The fun continues at night, when families are invited to get cozy and snack on popcorn while enjoying an outdoor movie screening under the stars on La Cremeria beach.

Gourmands will also be spoiled at the Spa by Thalgo®, with the possibility of indulging themselves with a chocolate cream massage; a decadent, family-friendly experience that ends with chocolate-dipped strawberries and a delicious chocolate milkshake. Even better, thanks to a special Easter offer, those looking to truly relax in style can enjoy two 90-minute massages and get a third experience free.

Peter Rabbit Entertainment at Sun Siyam Vilu Reef
Rabbits are creatures renowned for their sociability. The hosts of Sun Siyam Vilu Reef will therefore be in good company this Easter as the resort transforms into an enchanting Peter Rabbit-themed paradise. Other animated characters from classic Beatrix Potter tales, including Jemima Puddle-Duck and the Tailor of Gloucester, will also be there and enchant the imagination of young and old, with a family pool party, an egg hunt and a gala dinner.

The special Easter package from Sun Siyam Vilu Reef includes a free cruise to watch the dolphins at sunset. The plus of the hotel: children up to 11 years old sharing the parents’ room stay free.

Sun Siyam Olhuveli’s DJ scene
With stars of the music scene regularly invited, the Maldivian paradise that is the Sun Siyam Olhuveli is already known for throwing epic parties. The upcoming visit of a globe-trotting DJ should raise the bar even further this spring.

From March 24-26, DJ Chris Metcalfe will swap the 7,000-seat venues for a more intimate island setting in the Indian Ocean, as he immerses guests in the Sun Siyam Olhuveli in a festive spirit on the occasion of a series of unforgettable private parties. Versatile entertainer with over 30 albums to his name – who regularly headlines the world’s most respected festivals and clubs, and is endorsed by Calvin Harris, David Guetta and Fatboy Slim – is sure to wow guests with his rhythmic sounds.

Always music at Sun Siyam Iru Veli
With its 125 exclusive suites, all with swimming pool, the Sun Siyam Iru Veli invites you to celebrate Easter around the main swimming pool and in music with a DJ animation whose rhythmic mixes will make the guests dance at the edge of the lagoon. Meet every afternoon from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. during the Easter holidays to sip a fresh cocktail and enjoy the sun at Fresh Water. A draw will allow the lucky winners to be offered a 30-minute massage, a bottle of champagne, a bottle of sparkling wine, a bottle of white wine, or a bottle of red wine.

Every day during this period, a special Easter buffet lunch will be served at the Aqua Orange restaurant between 12:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. with live musical entertainment. On Easter Sunday, there’s a beach barbecue at the Grouper Grill Beach, between 7 p.m. and 10 p.m., with a choice of freshly caught and grilled meat and fish. There will also be a raffle during the barbecue dinner to win, as 1st prize, a private candlelight dinner on the beach for 2 people, a wine tasting course for 2 people and a 30-minute massage at the spa.

Very attentive to families, Sun Siyam Iru Veli has planned activities for the little ones too. The day will be punctuated by various activities from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. with the traditional Easter egg hunt, an egg painting workshop, sand drawings, and cup cake decorations.

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