• Hotel Asia Exhibition Maldives

Hotel Asia

An international showcase and global business arena

From humble beginnings, 14 years ago, the Hotel Asia Exhibition has grown to be the most prestigious event of its’ kind in the Maldives. It’s a melting pot of new ideas, products, manufacturers, suppliers and consumers, all with one thing in common – the hospitality industry. Anyone with a vested interested in the hotelier and hospitality in the Maldives will find a visit to the three day exhibition a highly valuable experience.

Stallholders from across the globe showcase their products to visiting resort managers, owners and executive chefs. Visitors can enjoy demonstrations and seminars, unrivalled networking opportunities and, the icing on the cake, the International Culinary Competition which is held over the course of the exhibition

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International Culinary Challenge

The most prestigious event of it’s kind in the Maldives

Showcasing the talents of chefs from the nations resorts, the regions premier culinary competition is judged by a star-studded panel of international chefs. There are lots of  categories including classics such as Pasta, Fish, Chicken and even Iced Mocktails, novelty categories have included Honeymoon Cakes and the Tea Challenge. The most coveted award is Most Outstanding Chef.

The winners of the International Culinary Challenge are awarded trophies and medals as well as special prizes, such as fully hosted trips to take part in Gulf Food in Dubai and FHA in Singapore. Over 15 return airline tickets are on offer to the winners.

Bestbuy Maldives are proud to have been the main sponsors of this event since the first competition 14 years ago.


Dharubaaruge Exhibition Hall,


Republic of Maldives

Hotel Asia Exhibition Maldives