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Anantara Veli Maldives Resort

'Perfect Honeymoon Getaway, Great PADI Diving’

 

Located on the island of Veligandu in the South Malé Atoll, Anantara Veli Maldives Resort is an island hideaway that is ideal for couples wanting a romantic retreat.  Each of the bungalows is typically open-plan and offer bright, traditional accommodation. There are a wide variety of Anantara Veli's restaurants serving a range of cuisine including Japanese, Italian and fresh seafood. The resort offers a fully certified PADI diving centre and there are at least 20 nearby beautiful reefs to explore – as well as the exotic marine life.



In Our Opinion

‘This resort has everything you would expect from a stunning Maldivian resort, from PADI diving, every water sport you could think of and mouth-watering sumptuous food from all over the globe’

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  • Air-conditioning
  • DVD player
  • Internet access
  • Minibar
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Tea & coffee facilities
  • Pillow menu
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-villa dining
  • Bathrobes & slippers
  • iPod docking station
  • Hairdryer

Over Water Bungalow

The overwater bungalow features a king-size bed, lagoon access and a sundeck with daybed and coffee table.

FEATURES

  • 62sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults
  • Bathroom with tub & shower
  • Lagoon access
  • Sundeck with daybed and coffee table
  • Lagoon view

Superior Over Water Bungalow

This bungalow features a king-size bed, a sundeck with daybed and coffee table and direct lagoon access.

FEATURES

  • 62sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 2 persons
  • Bathroom with tub & shower
  • Lagoon access
  • Sundeck with daybed and coffee table
  • Lagoon view

Deluxe Over Water Bungalow

This bungalow features a Terrazzo tub for two overlooking the lagoon, upper and lower sundecks and a stairway into the ocean.

FEATURES

  • 92sqm
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults
  • Split-level deck with loungers, daybed and coffee table
  • Terrazzo tub for two overlooking the lagoon
  • Upper and lower sundecks
  • Stairway to ocean
  • Lagoon view

  • Air-conditioning
  • DVD player
  • Internet access
  • Minibar
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Tea & coffee facilities
  • Pillow menu
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-villa dining
  • Bathrobes & slippers
  • iPod docking station
  • Hairdryer

Ocean Pool Bungalow

This bungalow features an outdoor shower, plunge pool, sundeck with sunbeds and is surrounded by the lagoon.

FEATURES

  • 125sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults
  • Semi open-air bathroom with separate shower and tub
  • Outdoor shower
  • Plunge pool
  • Sundeck with sunbeds
  • Villa host service
  • Lagoon view

Deluxe Over Water Pool Bungalow

This bungalow features a plunge pool overlooking the lagoon, split-level decks and direct lagoon access.

FEATURES

  • 125sqm
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults
  • Bathroom with separate tub and shower
  • Plunge pool over lagoon
  • Split level decks
  • Direct lagoon access
  • Wine cellar
  • Villa host service
  • Lagoon view

Leisure

  • Infinity-edge beachfront swimming pool
  • Yoga / meditation
  • Balance Wellness by Anantara Spa
  • Cooking school
  • Library
  • Gym
  • Tennis courts
  • Beach games – volleyball and badminton
  • Wine room with Wine Guru for wine tasting journeys or private wine dinner
  • Holiday photoshoot with Digiphoto

 

Services

 

  • Library and internet facilities
  • Boutique & jewellery store
  • Excursion and activity desk
  • Boat transfer service
  • Laundry and pressing service
  • Hair salon

 

Watersports

  • Diving safaris
  • Snorkelling
  • Freediving
  • Jet-ski
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Windsurfing
  • Speedboats and waterskiing
  • Parasailing
  • Fly board
  • Underwater rocket
  • Coral adoption
  • Tropicsurf Surf School, situated in neighbouring Anantar Dhigu

 

Diving

Envelop yourself in the surroundings of Maldivian marine life and reefs. Aquafanatics Diving Centre is a 5-star PADI dive centre that caters to divers of all experience.

 

If you are a first-time diver, you can earn your PADI certification with specific beginner courses, while experiences divers will thrive in the 20 nearby reefs that teem with undersea life.

 

The Aquafanatics Dive Centre

offers more advanced diving lessons, including:

• Nitrox

• Deep water dive

• Rescue dives

 

All courses are taught by PADI certified instructors and they will require you to take an orientation dive unless you have dived in the past three months.

Dining Options
For guidance only - subject to change

Half Board

Dinner based on three course meals per person, food only

Dine by design will be given 30% of food bill, drinks at normal price

Guests welcome at 73 Degrees, Baan Huraa, Fushi Café & Terrazo

Note Origami is not included.

 

Full Board

Lunch & dinner based on three course meals per person, food only

Dine by design will be given 30% of food bill, drinks at normal price

Guests welcome at 73 Degrees, Baan Huraa, Fushi Café & Terrazo

Note Origami is not included.

 

All Inclusive with regular drinks package Includes;

Breakfast, lunch & dinner

  • Meal plans are based on a 3 course menu per person, composed of starter, main & dessert
  • Dine at Fushi Café & 73 Degrees for buffet
  • Speciality restaurants include: Sea, Fire, Salt, Terrazo & Baan Huraa – note some items are not included.

 

Drinks

  • Unlimited drinks (time schedules apply – check in resort)
  • Soft drinks – Coca Cola, Fanta, Sprite
  • Fresh fruit juices
  • Water – Bon Aqua & San Pelligrino
  • Beer – draught beer & Carlsberg
  • Selected white, red & rose wines

Please note only available in the Low & Shoulder periods typically April - December

Dhoni Pool Bar

73 Degrees

Serving international cuisine for breakfast and dinner overlooking the ocean.

Baan Huraa

Traditional Thai cuisine for lunch and dinner.

Origami

Serving modern Japanese cuisine for dinner.

Dhoni

Serving drinks and snacks by the pool from day into the evening.

Fushi Café (Anantara Dhigu)

Serving classic international dishes and Maldavian favourites for breakfast and dinner.

Terrazzo (Anantara Dhigu)

Italian dining by the sea for dinner only.

Aqua (Anantara Dhigu)

Drinks and snacks by the pool from morning to night.

Sea. Fire. Salt (Anantara Dhigu)

Fresh seafood and over water grill for lunch and dinner.

Spice Spoons

Maldivian and Thai cooking lessons, 24-hour reservation required.

The Anantara Veli Maldives Resort is located on the rim of a tranquil turquoise lagoon, along with a coral-framed island in South Malé Atoll.

 

Nearby Attractions

• Malé International Airport – 13 miles

• Anantara Dhigu – 150 metres

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