Velassaru Maldives

Velassaru Maldives

Velassaru Maldives is located in the idyllic South Malé Atoll, just a 25-minute speedboat ride from Malé International Airport. Guests here are invited to relax on white sand beaches, swim in clear seas and enjoy a range of luxury facilities.

Keeping it contemporary

Accommodation is in chic, contemporary retreats with stylish avant-garde designs. Some suites sit over the water, while others line the beach. Each villa or bungalow is equipped with a variety of amenities to make your stay as comfortable as possible, including TV and DVD players, sound systems, air conditioning, a mini bar, tea and coffee making facilities, beach bags and slippers.

World cuisine

Velassaru has five excellent dining venues offering a variety of world cuisine. Teppanyaki sits over the water and serves an array of Japanese dishes, while Velassaru Indulgence provides a gourmet dining experience with free wines, beers and liquors with your meal. The Chill Bar offers an exotic mix of tapas-style light bites and drinks, while Sand has a range of Pan Indian Ocean specials to try. You can choose to eat in private pavilions, on the beach or in your own residence.

Experiences to remember

Velassaru is a beautiful island and can be explored in many ways. Hop onboard a leisurely cruise and enjoy canapes and champagne as the sun goes down, join a big game fishing expedition, or follow your underwater guide on a snorkelling or diving trip. You may even come across some playful dolphins during your sea adventure.

A variety of watersports are available, including water skiing, windsurfing, kayaking and catamaran sailing. The resort’s spa offers 10 over-water treatment rooms, where guests can indulge in a range of classic health and beauty therapies.

Velassaru Maldives is the ideal resort to escape your everyday world and be pampered with luxury accommodation, attentive service and first-class amenities.

Private Beach Swimming Pool Scuba Diving Watersports Fitness Centre Scuba-Diving Water sports (non-motorized)

before you go

Everything you need to know before planning your dream trip

The Essentials
Speed boat transfers are 25 minutes from Male Airport / 129 Villas / 4 Restaurants & Bars / Spa / Fitness Centre / Water Sports / Diving & Marine Centre / Tennis / Children Welcome
When to travel
December to April is the high season as the weather is hot, there’s less rainfall and it is the best time to scuba-dive. It is wetter and windier May to October.
How to get there
British Airways flies direct from Heathrow in under 10½ hours. Emirates, Qatar, Etihad, Oman Air and SriLankan Airlines also operate from various UK airport with many offering stop-overs so why not break the journey and enjoy the stimulating contrast between the two destinations?

Our Destination Specialists


our destination specialist

Jessica Jones Specialist area: Caribbean & Indian Ocean 26 years in travel industry
Paul Jones Specialist area: Asia & Indo-China 26 years in travel industry
Julie Crump Specialist area: Africa 37 years in travel industry

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  • Saturday - 9:30am - 1pm
  • Sunday - Closed

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