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Anantara Veli Resort & Spa

Anantara Veli Resort & Spa

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2355 Reviews
Guide Price £2,139 per person
Based on 29 May 19 departure from London Heathrow flying with Sri Lankan Airlines, staying for 7 nights bed and breakfast in a Over Water Bungalow (2 adults sharing) including return speedboat transfers.
Our guide price gives you an idea of how much to budget for a stay at this hotel. The price will vary based on exchange rates, and your choice of room type, departure date, airline and cabin class, and any additional extras you’d like to add to your holiday.

Chic retreat perfect for couples

Anantara Veli Resort & Spa is a chic island paradise surrounded by soft white sand and azure waters. Stay in an overwater bungalow and watch the sea life swimming beneath you. Enjoy an array of watersports in the crystal clear lagoon or unwind at the tranquil Sundari spa. Being an adults-only island, the resort is ideal for honeymoons and couples looking for peace and tropical simplicity, with a host of watersports and an infinity edge swimming pool. Only a short boat ride away, visit  Anantara Veli's neighbouring island - Anantara Dhigu for an even wider array of experiences and facilities. 

  • Natural treatments at the serene Sundari Spa
  • Anantara Veli offers a swimming pool and watersports in the lagoon
  • An adults-only resort
  • Perfect for couples and friends
  • Extensive dining options

Top Tips from our Experts

Taylor

Destination Manager

"This island is the best of both worlds. With the peace and tranquillity of the adults-only island of Veli you can freely visit the neighbouring island of Dhigu for morning dining options and activities."

Hotel Features

Hotel Category

Luxury

Location Type

Beach
  • 67 rooms
  • Transfer duration: 35 minutes by speedboat from Malé airport

Main Facilities

  • Diving
  • Fitness facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa facilities
  • Watersports
  • Wifi

Accommodation Type

  • Barefoot style

Board Basis Options

  • Full Board
  • Half Board
Location Highlights

Anantara Veli Resort & Spa

  • Beach
  • Approx. 35 minutes by speedboat from Malé airport.
2355 Reviews 95% of travellers recommended this hotel

Traveller ratings

  • Excellent 2045
  • Very Good 227
  • Average 53
  • Poor 10
  • Terrible 20

What to Expect

  • Location
  • Sleep Quality
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness

Reviews

Jul 16, 2019

Amazing. Like a dream

Form the first Smiling “Hello” till the last smiling “bye” we were living a fantastic experience. The place, the services, the food and activities and overall the people are fantastic. This was the travel of our life. Thank you!!
Jul 16, 2019

Honeymoon stay

Hong Kong, China

THis stay was very comfortable. The atmosphere and environment was amazing, beautiful view from our room. Staff are very nice and supportive. Would definitely recommend this resort to family and friends.
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Anantara Veli Resort & Spa

Facilities

Sundari Spa

The spa offers five treatment suites nestled in pristine gardens. Indulge in treatments that use healing natural ingredients to relax, detoxify, polish, and rejuvenate. The Spa also offers steam and sauna rooms also well as hot and cold plunge pools in the relaxation gardens.

Land Activities

Discover plenty of activities to experience on the beach, including yoga, cookery classes, tennis, volleyball, badminton, and meditation.

Watersports

The Aquafanatics Water Sports Centre offers diving, cruises, windsurfing, fishing, parasailing, kayaking, surfing, sailing, and snorkelling (Manta snorkelling is from August to December). Please note surfing season is April till October.

Anantara Veli Resort & Spa

Room Types

Over Water Bungalows

These 62-square-metre Over Water Bungalows come with hardwood floors, a coconut thatch roof, and stylish contemporary décor. The private sun terrace gives each guest their own space to relax with a day bed and direct access to the lagoon.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Sea View
  • Separate Shower
  • Towels included

Deluxe Over Water Bungalow

The 92-square-metre Deluxe Over Water Bungalow enjoy a separate dressing area, semi open air bathroom, and exclusive double sun deck with sun loungers, day beds and direct access to the lagoon.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Fridge
  • In Room WiFi
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Sea View
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included

Deluxe Over Water Pool Bungalow

These romantic bungalows are incredibly spacious and stylish contemporary décor. With direct access to the lagoon, take a dip in your private plunge pool on your sun deck area. Discover breath-taking sunsets from your private sun terrace. 

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Minibar
  • Private Pool
  • Sea View
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included
Anantara Veli Resort & Spa

Food & Drink

73 Degrees

Under a Maldivian style thatched roof, this light and airy restaurant pavilion is reminiscent of a colonial home. The breakfast buffet offers fresh tropical fruits and juices, cereals, homemade breads, grilled meats, vegetables, and made to order omelettes. In the evenings, the restaurant terrace transforms into a romantic oceanfront dining venue with a rotating buffet theme.Open for breakfast and dinner.

Additional Restaurants at Sister Hotel

Just a short boat ride away, Anantara Dhigu is home to light lunches at Aqua, buffets by the sea at Fushi Café, grill specialities at Sea.Fire, Salt and Italian cuisine at Terrazzo.

Baan Huraa

Dine on fragrant Thai cuisine in this overwater teak restaurant perched right on the ocean. Signature dishes include coconut curries from Thailand's southern provinces and hot and spicy options from the north. Open for lunch and dinner.

Origami

This casual yet chic Japanese restaurant serves light dishes like fresh sashimi or Teppanyaki. With intimate alcoves and outdoor seating, you can dine with the sand between your toes. Open for lunch and dinner.

Dhoni

Kick back by the tranquil lagoon and infinity pool at this poolside bar and lunch restaurant, serving cocktails and light snacks perfect for those Maldives sunsets.

Board Basis Options

Bed & Breakfast

Enjoy buffet breakfast at 73 Degrees restaurant.

Half Board

Head to 73 Degrees for a scrumptious buffet breakfast. With a wide array of dinning options for dinner, head to either Fushi Cafe or 73 Degrees for a buffet style meal, or treat yourself in a speciality restaurant, Sea.Fire.Salt, Terrazzo or Baan Huraa. Please note that certain items on the menu will not be included on this meal plan.

Full Board

Head to 73 Degrees for a scrumptious buffet breakfast. With a wide array of dinning options for lunch and dinner, head to either Fushi Cafe or 73 Degrees for a buffet style meal, or treat yourself in a speciality restaurant, Sea.Fire.Salt, Terrazzo or Baan Huraa. Please note that certain items on the menu will not be included on this meal plan.

Anantara Veli Resort & Spa

Special Offers

Early booking discount

Save up to 30% on your accommodation

Save up to 30% on your accommodation when you stay longer

  • Black out dates may apply. 
  • Minimum 7 night stay required. 
  • Not combinable with any other offer. 

Travelling
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 to Wednesday, January 8, 2020

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