Excellent 8.9
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Service charge 10%, Hotel tax 12%, Green Tax 1 night(s) (Adult x 2) USD 12.00, Roundtrip Speed Boat Transfer (Adult x 2) USD 480.48 (collected by hotel)
August 30, 2016 - September 1, 2016 | 2 nights
The space What's included Capacity Price per night Rooms
overwater bungalow


  • View: Ocean
  • 62 sq.m.
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Sofa Bed
  • Breakfast included
  • Low rate (non-refundable)
  • 1,305.00
    • USD
    • 470.00
Best seller – limited supply!

Limited rooms available!

Superior Overwater Bungalow


  • View: Sea
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 62 sq.m.
  • 1 King Bed
  • Breakfast included
  • Low rate (non-refundable)
  • 1,500.00
    • USD
    • 528.00

Limited rooms available!

Deluxe Over Water Bungalow with Breakfast


  • View: Ocean
  • 92 sq.m.
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Sofa Bed
  • Breakfast included
  • Low rate (non-refundable)
  • 1,707.00
    • USD
    • 659.00

Limited rooms available!

Ocean Pool Bungalow with Breakfast


  • View: Ocean
  • 125 sq.m.
  • 1 King Bed
  • Breakfast included
  • Low rate (non-refundable)
  • 2,560.00
    • USD
    • 764.00

Our last 2 rooms!

Deluxe Over Water Pool Bungalow with breakfast


  • View: Ocean
  • 125 sq.m.
  • 1 Double Bed
  • Breakfast included
  • Low rate (non-refundable)
  • 2,937.00
    • USD
    • 932.00

Our last 5 rooms!

About Anantara Veli Maldives Resort


Situated in the South Male Atoll, Anantara Veli Maldives Resort is meant for romantic getaways and honeymooners. Consisting entirely of over-water bungalows, guests enjoy both space and privacy. A range of water sports are on offer, from waterskiing and parasailing to customized yacht excursions. Also available are cooking classes, yoga and meditation sessions, and a unique Surf School. Guests at Anantara Veli Maldives Resort get the benefits of two resorts in one, with a sister property just across the water. Dine at the restaurants for a more private dining experience, make use of the 24-hour room service, or head over to the sister resort Anantara Dhigu. After a day enjoying the underwater life and the breathtaking sunset, head over to the spa for some relaxing treatments. Anantara Veli Maldives Resort is a private, romantic resort ideal for couples looking to take a break.
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  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas


  • Airport transfer
  • Shuttle service

Fitness & recreation

  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Massage(s)
  • Steamroom

Swimming & soaking

  • Swimming pool [outdoor]

Water sports

  • Private beach
  • Diving
  • Fishing
  • Water sports (motorized)
  • Water sports (non-motorized)

Land sports

  • Tennis court(s)

Food & beverage

  • Room service [24-hour]
  • Room service
  • BBQ facilities
  • Restaurant(s)
  • Coffee shop
  • Poolside bar
  • Bar


  • Pets allowed

Cleaning services

  • Laundry service

Guest services

  • Check-in/check-out [express]
  • Luggage storage
  • Babysitting service
  • Tours
  • Concierge

On-site facilities

  • Garden
  • Library
  • Salon
  • Shop(s)
  • Smoking area
  • Shared lounge/TV area

Health and security

  • front desk [24-hour]
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Lockers

Business & money services

  • Currency exchange

Languages spoken

  • English
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Please note that children are not allowed to stay at the resort.

Honeymoon Benefits
Receive a romantic floral bed decoration on turndown upon arrival and honeymoon gift on departure. Please bring your marriage certificate.
Valid within 6 months after Wedding date only.

  • Minimum age of guests is: 18 year(s).
  • Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose, please check the individual room capacity for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Useful info

Check-Out Until: 12:00 PM
Distance from City Center: 21. Km
Distance to Airport: 21. Km
Non-Smoking Rooms / Floors: Yes
Number of Bars: 1
Number of Floors: 1
Number of Restaurants: 3
Number of Rooms : 67
Room Voltage: 220
Time to Airport (Minutes): 35
Year Hotel Last Renovated: 2013
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  • Cleanliness 9.2
  • Facilities 9.4
  • Location 9.3
  • Room Comfort/Standard 9.3
  • Service 9.2
  • Value for money 8.2
  • Food/Dining 8.4
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Yvette L. from Australia
Stayed 3 nights in November 2015
A dream holiday with an over water villa. Staff were very friendly and helpful Was a bit expensive, but memories of a life time
Reviewed July 28, 2016

NUNO N. from Hong Kong
Stayed 4 nights in December 2015
Excellent honeymoon trip
Excellent service with butler service. He can help you reserve any restaurant, facilities or spa. Very good location where you stay in one hotel but you can play or eat at another two hotels nearby. And it is just 30 mins speedboat from airport. Very convenient to eat or play at all three hotels facilities where you can just charge to your room. No need to go out with money anywhere.
Reviewed July 27, 2016

Jing L. from Singapore
Stayed 2 nights in July 2016
Great place for couple
Quiet and nice place, great for honeymoon
Reviewed July 23, 2016

awadh A. from Saudi Arabia
Stayed 5 nights in July 2016
it is dream land
quite and relax resort , my host was professional Mr. Maher will be back to anantara
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Zyra O. from Philippines
Stayed 2 nights in June 2016
Our trip to maldives will forever be the most romantic trip of our lives. Thank you to Anantara Veli for a world class service and accommodation. Staff are very friendly. And not to mention, the food is superb. It's truly an experience we won't forget.
Reviewed July 03, 2016

Stelson S. from Philippines
Stayed 4 nights in June 2016
My wife and I decided to go to Maldives to celebrate our third year wedding anniversary as well as our birthdays. Booking for a resort in Maldives is not easy as there are almost 200 resorts available. We are glad we chose Anantara Veli and definitely, we will go back to this resort when we visit Maldives again. Anantara Veli is just one of the high-end, private yet reasonably-priced resorts of Anantara group. Veli is recommended for couples young and old as the resort is packaged for people who want to go for a honeymoon. For travellers with kids. the nearby Anantara Dhigu is the place to book since many kid-friendly facilities are housed there. Going back to Veli, there are options if you prefer a villa on the beach or villa over water. To get the Maldive experience, we chose to stay on the decently-sized villa over water; complete with a very big bed, a lounge sofa, a sun daybed, a big master toilet with rainshower and tub. Anything that you would need in a hotel is in Veli -- and everything is posh! The included breakfast buffet is superb! No complaints, as there are many to choose from. And if you get tired of eating at the same restaurant in the morning, you can opt to go to the nearby Dhigu and have your breakfast there. There are Japanese, Western, Thai themed restaurants as well for lunch and dinner. The prices are a bit on the high side, but overall dining experience is always great. The room service menu choices are varied and reasonably priced as well. The staff are very attentive and personal. They can arrange anything for you, and you can sense the sincerity in all their actions. The best trait for any service personnel. This you can feel from the waitstaff to the manager. Another reason why we chose this resort is because of the ease of travel from Male. You just need to ride their in-house very fast speedboats which will bring you to the resort in 35-40 minutes from Male. Definitely, the Maldivian experience is not overhyped with Anantara
Reviewed June 26, 2016

njood A. from Saudi Arabia
Solo travelers
Stayed 3 nights in May 2016
perfect getaway weekend
loved that you can use both facilities in Veli an Dhigu variety of restaurants and sports activities their over water spa is a must try
Reviewed May 28, 2016

Mirvi C. from Philippines
Stayed 3 nights in May 2016
Execellent Service. Nice Villas.
Reviewed May 26, 2016

Tuo L. from Australia
Stayed 2 nights in April 2016
Great Resort
Great Resort with Beautiful Views, worth of the money. Quiet and enjoyable environment.
Reviewed April 26, 2016

Chun F. from Hong Kong
Stayed 2 nights in March 2016
Depends on what you're looking for but there are more positive than negatives
Transfer by speedboat has its perks as it allows you to be flexible with your time spent at the resort (my flight lands and departs late at night). I paid a healthy rate for a superior over water bungalow, and while we got a nice room, the layout of the bungalows were a bit 'tight' thus there will be folks who are disappointed at those rates. This is an adults only resort, with 2 sister resorts connected nearby. Kids are only allowed during dinner time. Restaurants were the stars of this resort. You get what you paid for of course (meaning $$$$) but you can tell they use top notch products and food is excellent. Special thanks to Cecily who was pretty much the only one who remembered our names throughout and was greatly flexible in helping us seated without bookings (of course we also ate rather quickly). Was also met upon arrival by a cantonese speaking employee, it seems that they do have various language skills at the front desk and they do take time to have specific staff to welcome you and check you in. Gloria was great and after finding out it's our wedding anniversary, she arranged for free cake, decor, and prosecco for us to celebrate the occasion. This is what i expect from a 5 star resort, not trying to nickle and dime guests. Of course we're probably paying for it somewhere, but that's a moot point. Despite having a wonderful holiday, just from doing the homework on other resorts, i felt that their rates could have been more consistent and also could offer bigger differences. It just seemed that i paid much higher rates for a superior but the difference is only the location, which i've come to find it wasn't far from the 'regular' ones in terms of locations. What's worst was I've found that they offer another promotion through my frequent flier program after i was booked and was much cheaper for a deluxe bungalow, along with free dinner buffet for 2 for one night. That alone is a swing of a few hundred dollars. It's a bit nitpicking but if you are lo
Reviewed March 29, 2016

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