Velassaru Maldives

Secluded island located amidst a picturesque lagoon teeming with vibrant coral reefs. This resort exudes life from the moment you arrive by speedboat.

Villas and bungalows at Velassaru feature thoughtful amenities like coconut decor, personal wine fridges, mini-pools, outdoor showers and private beach areas. Luxe amenities such as L’Occitane bath products are available as are cool Velassaru flip-flops that leave their mark wherever they step!


Velassaru Maldives boasts a stunning beach, lapped by crystal-clear turquoise waters of an idyllic lagoon. Boasting lush tropical gardens and boasting private water and beach villas, Velassaru embodies an effortless island lifestyle that’s truly spectacular to experience.

Velassaru Resort on South Male Atoll can be reached in just 25 minutes by speedboat from Male International Airport. After clearing customs and immigration, look for Velassaru representatives who will escort guests directly to their dock.

Once checked-in, Velassaru provides plenty of opportunities for relaxation on both its stunning white beach or at any of its pools – including its impressive infinity pool that seamlessly merges into both beach and ocean, featuring plenty of loungers for two.

The spa at this property is another highlight, located on an elevated area over the water. Ten individual treatment rooms provide classic therapies using local ingredients while an outdoor relaxation area serves as an ideal spot to unwind before or after treatments.

Rooms are luxuriously appointed with thoughtful details like polished coconut shell decor accents, personal wine fridges, plunge pools with private decks and L’Occitane bath products, as well as luxe linens from L’Occitane bath products. Additionally, free WiFi, high-end entertainment systems featuring DVD and IPTV players as well as air conditioning are provided in addition to minibars with high end toiletries, luxury bathrobes and slippers, plus private chef kitchens are included.

Fen Bar offers comfortable daybeds or beanbags where guests can linger over beachfront drinks and snacks while Fen Chill Bar provides the ideal spot for couples looking for romantic sunset views.

Immersion Diving Center welcomes both novice and experienced divers to explore the Maldives underwater world. Their team can arrange both single-tank diving trips as well as multi-tank dive trips from our comfortable dhoni boats – and are well equipped to host weddings or vow renewal ceremonies at nearby reefs. Immersion also offers various snorkelling trips and excursions as well as facilities suitable for hosting weddings or vow renewals.


Velassaru Resort, nestled within South Male Atoll and only 25 minutes by speedboat from Male, is an upbeat beach vacation getaway offering culinary adventures. A great choice for couples, groups and families, guests can dine at five unique restaurants that serve a range of cuisines in various settings or enjoy meals in their villa. Daytime relaxation options include relaxing by the pool or spa and yoga classes held on the beach three times each week; plus guided bio-activities or snorkeling trips to house reef.

Velassaru Maldives’s 129 rooms are designed to be both luxurious and contemporary, featuring amenities such as L’Occitane bath products, private treatment rooms and large outdoor showers with fresh water. Ground-floor rooms come equipped with their own pool while top floor rooms come equipped with balconies offering breathtaking views. Those seeking an added layer of luxury may prefer one of their Deluxe Beach Suites which feature large living room areas, bars and private patios fitted with large king-bed patios – something the ground-floor rooms don’t offer.

Velassaru stands out with an eye-catching infinity pool that appears to flow seamlessly into the sea, creating one of our most striking designs we have seen. Perfect for sunbathing during the daytime hours. Additionally, guests can warm up in an ocean-view hot tub or visit Velassaru’s spa offering hydrotherapy treatments, sauna and steam rooms.

Evening cocktails and dining are available at both the infinity bar and beachfront restaurant Turquoise, both offering an extensive wine list in romantic settings. Eteisan boasts an elegantly decorated dining area featuring dark burgundy cushioned chairs with hardwood floors on one side of the room and white table cloths with glass globe decor on the other; there is even a walk-in wine cooler here for guests who wish to indulge in some vino!


Velassaru Maldives boasts a long stretch of white sand beach. Conveniently situated on South Male Atoll, Velassaru Maldives can be reached within 25-30 minutes by speedboat from its airport location; yet this quick trip doesn’t compromise its seclusion: its private setting allows plenty of room to stretch out and unwind.

Visitors can choose from 129 luxurious rooms, many featuring their own private pool. Secluded among tropical foliage or directly overlooking water or along the beachfront, all are furnished in contemporary style and include Wi-Fi access, air conditioning, ceiling fans and minibar. There are thoughtful extras like beach bags with flip flops for relaxation and L’Occitane bathroom products provided for an added personal touch – room service is also provided!

With five tantalizing dining options and two innovative bars, the resort lives up to its promise of culinary perfection. Offering everything from teppanyaki and fresh contemporary sea food to Latin American favorites and grill pan Indian food – there’s sure to be something to suit any taste here! In addition, both bars provide island favorites and expertly crafted cocktails.

Immersion Dive Center at the resort welcomes novice and experienced divers alike to explore the reefs that encase it. Excursion trips to more than 60 spectacular dive sites can be arranged, while divers can choose between single or double tank dives; daily morning, afternoon and night dives; as well as flexible diving schedules offering single, double tank or multiple dive options.

All diving is performed by a team of dive professionals that understand the needs and preferences of individual guests. From novice divers to veteran scuba divers, our team can tailor an appropriate dive programme according to your level of expertise and experience.

While this resort offers exceptional scuba diving facilities, guests also have the opportunity to discover its underwater world from a glass-bottom boat. They can join trips that visit some of the region’s most celebrated dive sites or book special trips just for manta ray watching.

Velassaru Maldives makes sunset cruises one of the highlights of any visit to the Maldives, providing guests with an enthralling one hour experience from its departure jetty as the landscape lights up with vibrant pinks and purples.


Velassaru offers something for every taste; thrilling activities for thrill-seekers or peaceful natural surroundings are both available here. Wander vibrant gardens filled with exotic fragrances; swim in crystal waters while watching the sky change colours from a cruise ride; or just take a leisurely stroll along white sandy beaches and feel the sun’s glitter and salt on your skin!

Velassaru Resort Maldives is an oasis in South Male Atoll and can be reached in under 25 minutes via speedboat from its international airport. Just steps from pristine beachfronts and crystal blue waters, Velassaru feels like its own private island retreat.

The resort was designed to feel warm and inviting to its guests with ample spaces for them to sit back and unwind. Each room features wooden ceilings, tropical decor, luxurious amenities such as L’Occitane products in its bathrooms, as well as patios that overlook the sea.

Rooms at this property come complete with flat screen TVs equipped with satellite programming, minibars and coffee/tea makers to provide refreshments when it is time for relaxation, air conditioning and ceiling fans so that guests remain cool during their stay, and air conditioning so you can remain cool throughout.

Velassaru Maldives boasts numerous restaurants that serve an array of global cuisine. There’s contemporary seafood, Japanese fare, International dishes and grill pan Indian options; even in-villa dining can be requested! Additionally, two beach bars provide you with cocktails while taking in stunning ocean views.

Guest can take advantage of a complimentary on-site photography session while staying at Velassaru Hotel. This will enable them to capture some stunning and lasting photographs that capture all the memories from their trip, with help from an expert photographer providing advice and suggestions for poses and locations, so they have some unforgettable shots to look back upon when looking back over their travel memories.

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