Velassaru Maldives

Location Distance from Airport Transfer Type No. of Rooms
South Male' Atoll 12km. from Malé International Airport 25 mins. from Airport by Speedboat 129 Rooms

The finest white sandy beach and turquoise lagoon accessible by speedboat. Minimal chic revealed in teak, stone, thatch. Mid-ocean niches of intimacy beckoning, bathed in light. Impulses answered as only you know how.Linger over a sampling of the world's flavours in an overwater pavilion. Champagne flutes anchored in the sand. Moonlit vows, eye to eye with your best intentions laid bare.Answer your impulse.


Velassaru Maldives is a distinct Maldives Island hotel inspired by local architecture. Minimal chic revealed in teak, stone, thatch. Simple colour tones with a dash of bright green, vivid turquoise, refreshing yellow. Our Maldives Island hotel rooms feature high vaulted ceilings and panoramic walls invoking a sense of space. Honeymoon bliss - your secluded Maldives island retreats. Impulses, answered as you know.

Deluxe Bungalow

Set amidst lush tropical greenery and velvet-white sand with an open terrace, daybed and split-level bedroom. The refreshing interiors fashioned in white, warm teak and tropical foliage blend in seamlessly with the all-encompassing beachfront.

Beach Villa

Contemporary beachfront living. Elegant interiors of built-in stone and teak. The large windows and full length glass doors of our beach villas in Maldives allow for a seamless flow of space from indoor to the sea-facing terrace. An outdoor daybed soaked in natural light and breezes. Garden bathroom with indoor and outdoor showers.

Water Bungalow

Natural living spaces designed for intimacy. The modern interiors showcase clean lines. Panoramic views of the crystal clear lagoon through the floor-to-ceiling folding glass doors. An over-water deck with cushioned sun loungers lead into the turquoise ocean. The signature experience of the Maldives island resort lifestyle.

Water Villa

The crown jewel amongst all Maldives water villas. Living spaces bathed in warm natural light, perched atop the turquoise lagoon. King-sized bed draped in sheer linen and silk. A full sea-facing wall opens out to the spacious over-water terrace. Bathroom with a freestanding bathtub and a terrace with steps that lead you into the lagoon.

Water Villa with Pool

Four premium Maldives water villas come with your own infinity pool overlooking the turquoise ocean. Sun-bathe in utter privacy. Warm natural light caressing your skin. Slipping into the shade for a nap. Indulge in a long, relaxing bath in the free-standing tub at our exclusive water villas in Maldives.

Pool Villa

An ultimate luxurious and secluded compound within high walls to create an intimate escape. Sprawling veranda and spacious en-suite bathroom. An over-sized lap pool with a poolside gazebo and dining area adds to your luxury.

Velassaru Water Suite

Mod sophistication and pristine privacy in the seclusion of the water suite. Through the glass bottom floor, a view of the marine life dancing beneath your feet. Dining leisurely under the stars on the spacious deck area. Dip into the oversized plunge pool overlooking the ocean before taking the stairs from the deck into the sea to explore its mysteries for yourself.


Romantic Evening:
When considering Maldives beach holidays, picture a beautiful beach and appetizing food complement this romantic tryst under a perfect sky. Feel the sea breeze while you dine overlooking mesmerizing views of the sea. The evening starts with an exclusive sunset cruise, sailing over calm blue water. Relish the romance of a breathtaking Maldivian sunset, enjoyed over an array of canapés, sparkling wine and the one you love.

Big Game Fishing:
In pursuit of the ultimate, set sail into the open sea and bring back the day's catches.

Maldivian Fishing:
Experience the age-old traditional fishing methods in the company of our talented Maldivian boat captain and crew.

Discover Malé:
Journey to the bustling capital city brimming with exotic charm. Bring back memories of both your Maldives luxury resort experience and shopping blitz in the city.

Spirit Of A Bird:
Soar into the sky. An unforgettable journey to appreciate the beauty of the Maldives island resort from above.

Local Island Trip:
Encounter the locals, learn about the island lifestyle and catch a glimpse of all that the Maldives has to offer.

Sunset Cruise:
Relish the romance of a breathtaking Maldivian sunset with a bottle of bubbly, canapé s and the one you love.


Answer your impulse at our exquisite Maldives spa resort. Signature treatments enriched with indigenous ingredients. Classic therapies performed in Velassaru style, simultaneously on your honeymoon. Over-water treatment pavilions set on stilts, the Maldives island resort style, each featuring an uninterrupted view of the Maldivian seascape.

The Spa At Velassaru:
From time to time, everyone needs solitude, space and peace to recharge. Our spa retreats are designed for the inner self, to refresh and rejuvenate your spirit as well as your physical being. Privacy and tranquility allow you to shed the cares of the world while we pamper your body and your mind, with our invigorating treatments.

At Velassaru, our mission is to inspire and to nurture. To enhance well-being through intuitive touch, leaving Velassaru forever soaked in your spirit.

Treat yourself to the world of yoga at Velassaru. Enjoy a variety of yoga disciplines designed to give you strength, relaxation and flexibility.

The word yoga in Sanskrit means 'to unite' so yoga might be called a unitive discipline. It is an exercise of moral and mental cultivation that generates good health (arogya), contributes to longevity (chirayu) and cultivates positive and perennial happiness. Yoga relieves stress and cultivates a quiet and peaceful mind - a mind more capable of alertness and concentration. With our yoga instructor, embark on an inner journey to alleviate stress.

Morning run at sunrise. Sand under your feet. Partake in diving in Maldives Island at our turquoise lagoon unfolding before you. Multi-coloured reefs dancing underneath. Float atop. Plunge in. Journey into the depths of the alluring Indian Ocean as you experience fun filled Maldives Island diving and cruises. Velassaru by design.

IMMERSION Dive Centre:
Catering to both novice and seasoned divers, Immersion offers an opportunity to encounter firsthand the amazing underwater world of the Maldives. See Medical Statement and Medical Questionaire.

Join Velassaru's in-house marine biologist to explore the wonders of the Maldives underwater world. Velassaru is actively involved in coral plantation and ensuring the wonders of our lagoon are preserved for generations to come.

GLIDE Watersports Centre:
Off-shore explorations. In the calm lagoon, surrounded by scintillating marine life. Or in the cloudless sky above the Maldives water bungalows and villas dotting the translucent waters below. Embark on a wide range of scheduled and customized activities led by an enthusiastic team of professionals.

GLIDE Watersports Centre:
Off-shore explorations. In the calm lagoon, surrounded by scintillating marine life. Or in the cloudless sky above the Maldives water bungalows and villas dotting the translucent waters below. Embark on a wide range of scheduled and customized activities led by an enthusiastic team of professionals.

Expeditions in the shallow lagoon surrounding the island resort. Discover another world underneath the crystal-clear surface. Watch live demonstrations either out at sea or in the shadow of coconut trees, in preparation of your very own adventures. For beginners, get a feel of the big blue and its many treasures here before embarking on your first snorkeling adventure.


Five dining venues and two awe-inspiring bars - each exudes individual personality, all exhibit imaginative texture and style. Beachfront setting, at the edge of the lagoon, under candlelight or starlight makes dining in Maldives Island a truly mesmerizing experience.. Your special night lived out on this picturesque Maldives honeymoon resort.

Velassaru Indulgence:
The Velassaru Indulgence package provides Velassaru's guests the best culinary experience the resort has to offer. Enjoy an international buffet breakfast at Vela, the main restaurant. Have lunch at Turquoise Restaurant and dinner at any of the resort's exclusive a la carte restaurants.

During lunch and dinner, guests are offered complimentary soft drinks, juices and water, as well as any house pouring beer and a selection of wines and liquor. In addition, guests will have a choice of either a Sunset Cruise or a Discover Malé tour. Then enjoy two hours of kayaking along with complimentary use of snorkeling equipment.

Vela Restaurant:
World cuisine with a casual vibe, cocooned in lush Maldives island greenery. Enjoy a selection of international delights from the interactive buffet, cooking stations and themed dinners. Gourmet breakfast tour, creative lunch recipes and an amalgamation of freshness, health and indulgence for dinner.

Etesian Restaurant:
A gourmand tour of the Mediterranean. Umbrian truffles, rich stews and interactive cheese board. A wine library filled with top shelf whites and reds. Degustation menu showcasing gastronomic creativity and flair. It's not pure dining; it's a journey.

Sand Restaurant:
Oceanfront food theatre with a dramatic panorama. Your dining pavilion perched on powder-white sand. Seating by the water's edge, overlooking dramatic Maldives sunrise. Indian curries whipped up in the clay oven. Indulge in the culinary arts of Eastern, Indian and Continental cuisines from live grill and cooking stations - al fresco.

Teppanyaki Restaurant:
Teppanyaki over the lagoon. Japanese sushi with a creative twist. Over water setting with seating by the water's edge. A magnificent way to celebrate fresh cuisine.

Turquoise Restaurant:
Integrated International cuisine in an informal yet intimate setting. Breathtaking azure ocean stretching indefinitely ahead. Continental and Asian influences with a tropical backdrop.

Fen Bar:
Beachfront bar. Diving in. Chilling out. Cocktails, wines overlooking a panorama of blue. Asian and European nibbles. Spice up your Maldives honeymoon romance. Over-sized loungers. Eclectic contemporary World music. The Signature Velassaru experience.

Chill Bar:
Large sundeck perched over azure blue. Cool cocktails and uninterrupted sunset moments every day of the year. A serenade of the ocean, and a glimpse of the picture-perfect bungalows and villas in the background.

Private Dining Experience
Why not punctuate your Velassaru with a uniquely Maldivian experience. Choose from our most popular activities, or create your own bespoke moment.

Breakfast In The Lagoon:
A striking experience which will take your breath away. Indulge in a world of freshness. Watch the first sparks of morning sunlight. Savour a gourmet breakfast selection, served with a bottle of chilled sparkling wine. Sit back, relax and enjoy the white sand, turquoise water and tranquility of Maldives.

Island Escape:
Escape aboard a sailboat to a private sandbank, where you can enjoy an intimate afternoon of complete privacy and tranquility as you take in the inspiring panorama of the Indian Ocean. Tuck into your luxury hamper filled with a delightful lunch and refresh yourself with tropical juice or crack open a bottle of bubbly while you savour the views.

Sushi Sunset:
Enjoy the famous Maldivian sunset with canapés, sunset drinks followed by a Japanese Bento Velassaru Sushi Dinner whilst laying back on the bean bags watching the sun disappear, returning around 7.30pm.

Private Satay Barbeque:
Relax in a private beach setting with your own dedicated chef and waiter. Watch the sun descend whilst nibbling canapés. Feast on four courses of classic Javanese food featuring Indonesian satays. Capture a little romance for two or make it more of a party with up to four friends.

Barbeque Dinner:
Begin the perfect evening with a dazzling sunset enjoyed over an array of canapés, selected by your personal chef. Continue on your culinary journey as your personal servers delivers freshly tossed salads followed by a barbeque of the world's finest cuts and a selection of exotic desserts.

Island Dining:
Signature lunches and dinners, customized in the style of your dream. Maldives honeymoon resorts. Private chefs cook to your style. Your menu. Your call. The setting of your choice. A table set on the deck, on the beach or an uninhabited island.

In Villa Dining:
Each gastronomic experience created with a twist. Light lunch of Maldivian catch on your terrace. Champagne and canapés while watching a sunset from your daybed. Personal BBQ of fine cuts on your Maldives bungalow or villa deck.



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Terms & Conditions
* For all stays completed within 7 Apr 2013 to 24 July 2013.
* The above offer is combinable with contracted offers.
* Honeymoon benefits (Fruit basket, Bottle of wine and Candlelit dinner) will be given as per the contracts.
* All offers are valid for new bookings from 6 Mar 2013 onwards.
* All bookings under the offer should be marked as VM 2013/18 for the offer to be applied.


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  • 4.5 Rooms
  • 4.5 Service
  • 4.5 Value
  • 4.5 Cleanliness
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Last 5 reviews
byTravelTravelLots, Perth

Absolutely Supurb!

Right from the time we stepped through customs and were greeted by the hotel rep, we truly felt like valued guests. We booked this resort as it seemed to sit in the "good value" price range an...
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bymr_watson79, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Did not want to leave!

We decided to go to the Maldives for our second wedding anniversary and ended up choosing Velassaru for a number of reasons - good reviews both on here and other travel sites, good choice of...
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by24Ocean, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Just Wonderful

Me and my husband just came back yesterday from Velassaru,couldnot wait to write the review..holiday couldnot be any better..starting from the airport,greeted by their agent...took 25 mins to reach...
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byLynn H, Northampton, United Kingdom

Almost paradise

The service you receive here is excellent, from the welcome to the end of your stay.. The bungalows are a world away from daily life and you truly forget about home. it is a must that you watch the...
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byTayCS, Singapore

Perfect Getaway

I visited Velassaru with my fiancee back in 2011. The experience was enchanting. We arrived at Male Airport at night and we were the only ones travelling to Velassaru Island. Notwithstanding that we...
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