Velassaru Maldives

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‘Water Sports Centre with Resident Marine Biologist – Indulgence All-Inclusive Dining’

Located in South Malé Atoll, Velassaru is a coral island with a house reef surrounded by dive sites. The accommodation, bungalows and villas, sit in the tropical gardens, on the beach or over the lagoon and each features an outdoor terrace/deck for relaxation. The island has many water sports opportunities including diving and dive courses, complimentary snorkelling equipment, kayaks, windsurfing and sub-surface water rockets. The resort has an infinity pool, tennis courts, fitness centre and over water spa. There are 7 restaurants and bars serving food from around the globe including tapas and sushi.



In Our Opinion

“After a day of water fun and marine exploration, sinking into a day bed or bean bag at Fen Bar, Island Chanel signature cocktail in hand is Maldivian perfection.”

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  • Air-conditioning and ceiling fan
  • Wi-Fi
  • LCD TV and DVD player
  • Onscreen entertainment and resort information system
  • Minibar
  • Tea/coffee making facilities
  • Complimentary drinking water
  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Beach bags, towels and slippers

Deluxe Bungalow

Tucked in the tropical gardens, near the shore, the deluxe bungalow has split level sleeping/sitting area with a garden bathroom and indoor shower.

FEATURES

  • 70sqm
  • One double bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 1 child
  • Garden bathroom with shower & indoor shower
  • Open plan sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Garden views

Deluxe Villa

The Deluxe Villa has easy access to the sandy beach from a private terrace. Split level living accommodation comprises open plan sleeping and seating area.

FEATURES

  • 75sqm
  • One double bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children/teens
  • Garden bathroom with shower & indoor shower
  • Open plan sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Garden views

Beach Villa

The Beach Villa boasts full-length glass doors that open on to the beach and with views of the ocean.

FEATURES

  • 96sqm
  • One double bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 1 child
  • Garden shower & indoor bath and tub
  • Terrace with day beds
  • Access to beach
  • Additional benefits: wine chiller & Nespresso coffee machine

Water Villa

Located over the lagoon, the Water Villa has a king-size bed with open plan sitting area and walk-in wardrobe. Sun deck gives direct access to the lagoon.

FEATURES

  • 112sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 1 child
  • Bathroom with tub & shower
  • Sun deck with day bed
  • Direct lagoon access
  • Additional benefits: wine chiller, Nespresso coffee machine, home theatre system

  • Air-conditioning and ceiling fan
  • Wi-Fi
  • LCD TV and DVD player
  • Onscreen entertainment and resort information system
  • Minibar
  • Tea/coffee making facilities
  • Complimentary drinking water
  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Beach bags, towels and slippers

Beach Villa with Pool

The Beach Villa boasts full-length glass doors that open on to the beach and with views of the ocean. Private plunge pool and terrace.

FEATURES

  • 96sqm
  • One double bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 1 child
  • Semi outdoor bathroom with shower and indoor tub & shower
  • Terrace with day beds
  • Private plunge pool
  • Access to beach

Water Bungalow with Pool

There are just 17 Water Bungalows each with a pool that extends over the lagoon. Sundeck with direct lagoon access.

FEATURES

  • 80sqm
  • One double bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 1 child
  • Bathroom with tub
  • Sun deck with daybed
  • Plunge pool
  • Direct lagoon access
  • Additional benefits: wine chiller, Nespresso coffee machine & home theatre system

Pool Villa

This villa is tucked in the gardens and has a bedroom with split level, open plan sitting area. There is a terrace over-looking the beach and a garden with pool and day bed.

FEATURES

  • 1175sqm
  • One double bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children/teens
  • Semi-outdoor bathroom with circular tub & indoor & outdoor shower
  • Open plan sitting area
  • Front terrace with beach access
  • Rear garden with plunge pool
  • Additional benefits: wine chiller, Nespresso coffee machine, ice machine, home theatre, personal butler service

Water Suite

The Water Suite is the ultimate Velassaru haven. The villa boasts a private bar, personal butler service and home theatre system. The terrace features an infinity pool and thatched gazebo.

FEATURES

  • 270sqm
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults
  • One double bed
  • Bathroom with tub & shower
  • Living area with glass floor
  • Minibar
  • Terrace with dining area & day beds
  • Infinity pool
  • Direct lagoon access
  • Additional benefits: wine chiller & private bar, ice machine, Nespresso machine, personal butler & home theatre system

Velassaru Maldives operates an all-inclusive option, Velassaru Indulgence.

Velassaru Indulgence (for stays a minimum of 3 nights plus)

Food & Drinks

  • Breakfast in Vela Restaurant
  • Lunch in any operational restaurant (Turquoise, Chill Bar, Fen Bar & Infinity)
  • Dinner in any operational restaurant (Turquoise, Etesian, Sand, Teppanyaki & Vela)
  • Beverages including water, soft drinks, juices, house-pouring beer and a selection of wine and spirits

Leisure & Services

  • Complimentary use of snorkelling equipment
  • Daily 2 hours use of ocean kayak

Exclusions

  • Starred menu items
  • Room service/in-villa dining
  • Minibar
  • Premium pouring brands
  • Private dining experience
  • Themed events

 

Velassaru welcomes couples on Honeymoon with the following welcome gifts:

  • One bottle of Taittinger Champagne (375ml)
  • Tapas at Chill Bar - selection of 3 tapas dishes/2 glasses of sparkling wine
  • L'Occitane gift pack
  • Spa credit

Conditions

  • Minimum 4-night stay required
  • Wedding must be within 6 months of arrival
  • Honeymoon to be advised at time of booking
  • Wedding certificate to be presented on arrival
  • Inclusions are per couple

Leisure

  • Main infinity pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Tennis court

Complimentary Activities

  • Guided snorkelling tours twice a week
  • Complimentary morning cruise four times a week
  • Complimentary sunset yoga class three times a week

Spa

  • 10 over water treatment rooms
  • Hydropool over lagoon
  • Relaxation room
  • Steam room
  • Retail items

Glide Water Sports & Excursion Centre*

  • Free snorkelling equipment
  • kayaks
  • Jet skis
  • Rockets (sub-surface water rocket)
  • Parasailing
  • Speedboat
  • Windsurfing
  • Catamaran

Diving at Immersion Dive Centre*

  • Beginner courses
  • Diving for kids
  • Nitrox courses
  • Advanced courses
  • Private guides
  • 60 local dive sites

Water Excursions*

  • Big Game Fishing
  • Traditional Maldivian Sunset fishing
  • Local island excursion
  • Snorkelling excursions
  • Manta discovery (July – Nov approx.)
  • Night snorkelling
  • Dolphin Discovery
     

Marine Centre*

  • Marine biology presentations
  • House reef exploration with Seabob
  • Bio adventures
  • Turtle Adoptions programme

Services*

  • Wi-Fi
  • 24hr guest services
  • In-villa dining
  • Laundry service*
  • Boutique
  • Doctor in residence
  • Currency exchange

*Additional charges apply

Dining Options
For guidance only - subject to change

Bed & Breakfast

All-Inclusive - Velassaru Indulgence (see tab under holidays for details)

In sand dining experience

Vela

Live cooking stations serve up a variety of Maldivian and International favourites.

Turquoise

Continental and Asian foods served in a garden setting.

Etesian

Latin American flavours inspire the menu.

Sand

Located by the beach dine in a pavilion or at waters’ edge. Pan-Indian specialities and the chef’s signature menu.

Teppanyaki

Located over the lagoon, chefs showcase their skill and creativity in their production of sushi, sashimi and other Japanese dishes.

Fen Bar

Modern beachfront setting combining Asian and European treats. Oversized daybeds and beanbags are the place to relax with a drink of your choice.

Chill Bar

Perched over the ocean, Chill Bar serves light tapas style bites and mixed drinks. It is the place for a cocktail after sunset.

Private Dining

Signature lunches on secluded island, sunset dining on the beach or in-villa any time of day. Velassaru has a private dining menu to suit every occasion and every taste.

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