Sara Almarghalani, in her current position, oversees the whole of the day-to-day operations of Turtle Bay Hotel’s Front Office. Sara is responsible for training and managing staff, supervising administrative and clerical duties and setting up a system to address guest complaints and queries.
Already an accomplished hotelier, Sara was the first Saudi citizen to work in the Maldives, and brings her experience from one of the top luxury resort destinations in the world with her to TRSDC. She spent three years in the Maldives prior to joining The Red Sea Development Company. For the first 1.5 years she worked with Coco Bodu Hithi, part of the local brand Coco Collection as a Guest Relation Officer, where she gained experience in all aspects of the business, learning about every role from Bellman services to housekeeping.
Following this Sara became the Front Office Supervisor at Seaside Finolhu Maldives. During a lock down period as a result of Covid, Sara took on the role of Project Supervisor and oversaw detailed aspects of the hotel's overhaul.
Sara, who has exceptional leadership and people skills, gained her degree in linguistics from the University of Istanbul. Sara’s love of languages is reflected in her fluent Arabic,
Turkish and English and she is now on a quest to conquer Spanish.