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Anantara Veli Maldives Resort

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new york
Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I travel extensively, and the most obvious comparison would be Bora Bora that we have visited. I will not mention the exclusive resort where we stayed at Bora Bora, because it holds a special place in our hearts, but this place was at a different level. Understated elegance describes the resort the best. Anantara Veli tries as...

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Los Angeles
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had great time it was awesome place to stay location and the staff was great. Best place in the world for vacation and get away with ur wife . View is great and nice water is awesome water sports are great watching the sunset in the private Yacht was the best

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The location, close to Male airport is a plus. The rooms are comparatively smaller but access to the lagoon and outdoor area makes up for it. Access to the sister resort Dhigu and a smaller island was great for variety and different experiences. Overlooking a local island with tall satellite antennas and buildings was the only negative.

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Thank 472tarekr
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went to Anantara Veli Maldives Resort last year in April. I stayed in water over bungalows. It was an amazing unforgettable experience. The weather was perfect for a visit. The breakfast buffet was so delicious I still remember spending my mornings there. The staff was very good to us. we also made special cuisine order during breakfast. A must...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Our honeymoon was in literal paradise! We were welcomed at the airport by a very humble crew, which ushered us to our boat; the boat trip to the island was smooth and we were given water and fresh towels on board. Upon arrival, we were welcomed by a small traditional drum and singing group. The settling in the hotel was...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was our first visit to Maldives and we do not know why we never came before - amazing location , amazing hotel, amazing friendly staff. Our visit in March was to avoid the rainy season and the weather did not disappoint us. Will be back again!!!!

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we were greeted at the airport, I knew my relatively short holiday was going to be good. The staff at the airport was friendly and courteous. On the boat transfer, we were given cold towels and bottled water. Check in was smooth and quick. We were taken to our bungalow and informed of the resort facilities and...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice welcoming team for our arrival. The reception provide a perfect introduction for the room and hotel facilities to us. Day to day room service for tidy up is excellent. Good Wifi connection for every where on the island. Good food quality for every restaurant. SPA is excellent with the bathing zone and a swimming pool. Champagne, couple gathering...

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Umhlanga, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was an amazing holiday experience. The staff & management under Mr Coetzee were very welcoming, warm & hospitable. They went out of their way to make our stay a memorable one. The Oiverwater Villas at Veli were private & comfortable which have direct access into the lagoon. We did not have to go very far to snorkel as there...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago

We flew from Seattle to Maldives for a 10 day live aboard adventure, and since we were coming so far, we thought we would spend few days at a resort. We selected Anantara Veli because we didn't have our kids with us, and it had multiple islands to explore. The room is great, bathroom fantastic, service amazing and the setting...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Retreat hand-in-hand to one of the most naturally stunning destinations on earth, a romantic paradise enveloped in soft white sands and turquoise waters. Just 20 km by speedboat from the airport in Male, delight in the private luxury of your own over-water bungalow, with all the comforts of home and then some. Unwind in your room, either over water in the crystal lagoon, or from your Ocean Pool Bungalow, with private pool and ocean views offering beach and lagoon access a few minutes stroll from your room, or admire the kaleidoscope of exotic fish and corals just steps from your over water and deluxe over water bungalow. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Anantara Veli Maldives Resort

Address: Male, Republic of Maldives, 08190
Region: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > South Male Atoll > Veligandu
Price Range: $709 - $1,711 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Anantara Veli Maldives Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 67
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Also Known As:
Anantara Veli Hotel South Male Atoll
Anantara Veli Resort And Spa
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“All Deluxe Overwater Bungalows. We stayed in 185, which was towards the center of the row, and we did not have any issues.”
 of 5 bubbles Rayraypak, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Over water Villas were amazing. Choose a Villa which is as far in the lagoon as possible”
 of 5 bubbles zpatel7, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Superior rooms face away from the pontoon ferry boat”
 of 5 bubbles sarahporter22, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Deluxe rooms are worth paying a bit extra for.”
 of 5 bubbles KarenP057, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Best is to choose a bungalow open to a clear ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles SHERMINE54, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
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