Anantara Veli Resort & Spa

Welcome to Anantara Veli Resort & Spa where unsurpassed tropical beauty, both above and below the surface, presents extraordinary experiences.  After sharing precious relaxation on idyllic beaches, discover the thrill of mastering a surf board on the rolling Indian Ocean waves, or explore one of our planet’s greatest diving destinations and revel in a surreal underwater adventure.

Stunningly set along a coral-framed island in the South Malé Atoll, Anantara Veli Resort & Spa, Maldives is only a 35 minute speedboat ride from Malé International Airport, yet the white sands, endless blue sky and lush foliage seem a world apart. Just moments away across the lagoon lies Anantara Veli’s sister resort, the invigorating Anantara Dhigu.

  • Star Rating: 5 Stars
  • Location: South Male' Atoll
  • Distance from Airport: About 30 minutes by speedboat
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- 36 Over Water Bungalows
- 14 Deluxe Over Water Bungalows
- 07 Ocean Pool Bungalows
- 10 Deluxe Ocean Water Pool 

Bungalow Features:
• Flat screen TV, CD / DVD player
• iPod connection
• Coffee machine and tea selection
• In-room mini bar
• Separate bath and shower
• Daily turn down service
• Internet access
• 24-hour room service
• In-room safe


73 DegreesAn enticingly light and airy Maldivian style pavilion where you can feel the sand between your toes on the naturally soft sand floor. Serving a sumptuous breakfast buffet every morning, enjoy a selection of fresh tropical fruits and juices, cereals, homemade breads, grilled meats, vegetables and made to order omelettes. In the evenings, the restaurant transforms into a seafood market buffet, where you can select fish plucked straight from the ocean.

Dhoni Bar. Kick back and relax at one of the coolest places in the Maldives. Watch the waves roll in while savouring a cocktail to the Indian ocean’s rhythm, or simply chill out at the infinity edge pool as the stress and routine of daily life fades away with sunset.

Baan HuraaDine on fragrant Thai cuisine in a beautiful over water teak restaurant perched right on the ocean. Baan Huraa serves a unique dining experience concocted by our Thai chefs. Signature dishes include coconut curries from Thailand’s southern provinces as well as hot and spicy dishes from the north, bound together by an authenticity of flavour. Baan Huraa is the finest Thai restaurant in the Maldives.

OrigamiEnjoy fresh sashimi or Teppanyaki. You’ve found your perfect spot for light casual dining on inventive dishes with intimate alcoves and outdoor seating options. Dine with sand between your toes in this casual yet chic outlet experience innovative Italian fusion cuisine down on the sand.

Dining by DesignYour dream location and a menu limited only by your own desires. Kindle romance with a candlelit dinner on powdery white sands, an Indian Ocean sunset by the pool, hidden in a private island hideaway or faree tent, lounging at a sand table, sunset deck at point break or floating aboard a traditional Maldivian sailing dhoni.


Anantara Veli Resort & Spa offers indigenously inspired, treatments infused with timeless healing and wellness rituals. Be blissfully pampered in the five sumptuous treatment suites at one of the finest Maldives spas amidst tropical gardens and serene ambience. The spa is nestled in pristine gardens so you can indulge in treatments that use natural ingredients and their healing properties to enrich, detoxify, polish and rejuvenate. Escape the cares of everyday life with soothing treatments for body and soul at Anantara Spa.

Signature treatment

Maldivian Coconut Marvellous (200 Minutes)
You’ve escaped from all the stresses of the hectic world back home. Now, make sure you return refreshed, restored and relaxed in mind, body and soul. Coax your body into an elevated sense of renewal with a sequence designed to rejuvenate couples from head to toe utilising coconut’s prized remedial benefits at our luxury spa in the Maldives.

Spa facilities:
• Dedicated treatment rooms for Ayurvedic
  and Thai therapies
• Expansive over water relaxation deck
• Indoor and outdoor showers
• Steam room and sauna
• Jacuzzi and cold plunge pool for relaxation
   before or after treatments
Opening Hours: 10:00 am till 10:00 pm


• Island Hopping
• Island Picnic
• Malé tours
• Sunset Cruise
• Hand line fishing
• Surfing


  • Over Water Bungalows Luxuriate in the contemporary ambience of your 62 square metre bungalow on a pristine stretch of tropical paradise. Each of the 36 Over Water Bungalows is designed with hardwood floors, a coconut thatch roof and a king size bed fitted with Egyptian cotton linens. Take to the sun terrace or step into the gentle waters of the lagoon and be amazed by the lush coral gardens below.
  • Deluxe Over Water Bungalows Step into 92 square metres of serene elegance under a charming coconut thatch roof. Each of the 14 Deluxe Over Water Bungalows is a private sanctuary overlooking a vast seascape, with a spacious open-air bathroom and infinity edge tub along a tiered sundeck. Unwind on a daybed or lounger on the sundeck or relaxation area. With all the luxurious amenities of the Over Water Bungalows, there is no place more idyllic than this spot of paradise to enjoy leisurely quality time with your loved one.
  • Ocean Pool Bungalows These remarka bly luxurious and private bungalows occupy a Ocean Pool Bungalow offers a magnificent plunge pool accompanied by 125 square metres of inviting indoor and outdoor space, with beach and lagoon access only a short stroll away. Designed with hardwood flooring, island inspired decor and a wealth of signature comforts, these charming hideaways are charcterised by intimacy, natural style and breathtaking ocean panoramas. Sleep in a sumptuous king size bed that is dressed in the finest linens. Step into your air conditioned bathroom to soak in a generous bathtub while playing your favourite iPod tracks. Unobstructed views of jewel blue waters and rolling waves are admired inside through floor to ceiling glass doors. Relish the same dramatic view outside, feeling revived by the ocean breeze. Take to your veranda to bask under the sun on a lounger, replenished by a tipple from the mini bar. Or refresh in your personal plunge pool in a tranquil world of your own.
  • Deluxe Over Water Pool Bungalows These idyllic romantically styled bungalows are poised directly above a turquoise lagoon. Slip straight from your deck into the azure waters below, or take a dip in your private plunge pool. Treasure the intimacy of an over water sanctuary that offers breathtaking views and a modern luscious design / interior / feel. Unravelling 125 square metres of sumptuous space, Deluxe Over Water Pool Bungalows blend signature Anantara comforts with destination inspired design and all the comforts you desire. Relax in your spacious bedroom, where hardwood flooring lends a stylish feel. Sleep in a king size bed that is dressed in the finest linens. Sip a beverage from your personal in room bar and listen to your iPod as you laze on a lounger outside, admiring a panorama of jewel coloured waters meeting endless blue sky.


Sports and Recreation
  • spa
  • water sports (non-motorized)
  • outdoor pool
  • water sports (motorized)
  • private beach
  • shops
  • room service
  • bar
  • restaurant
  • laundry service
  • tours
  • poolside bar
  • Airport Transfer
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