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Velidhu Island Resort

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Avi Island
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014
GalaxysMum1 West Midlands
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bromley, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 hotel reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am writing this report to bring to bring to everyone's attention how disgusted I was with my recent stay at the Velidhu Island Resort. What the travel company called ‘traditional and rustic’, I would call squalid. Until this holiday, I did not realise traditional and rustic were euphemisms for tired, worn out and shabby. Everything about the accommodation and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Rooms - Rooms, very good, some a little older and loved the fact it was round and beautifully decorated. Our room was 169 and our friends who stayed in 168 next door was a little older perhaps, but still fine. We had requested in advance for an extra bed to be put in room 168 and it was done as... More

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

This was our 7th visit to the Maldives and won't be our last but will be to this Island, I have read many reviews where people moan about the Mosquitoes and in the past have thought " come on your in the Maldives, they have Mozzies ", but this place takes the trophy, I usually get about 10 bites in... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Romantic break in Maldives. Very pleased with our hotel choice, amazing atmosphere, beautiful scenery. Good selection of food. Absolute heaven. Room was spacious and comfortable. Had a great time in the bar at night. Would definetely recommend this hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We had a great time and you can see that staff really pays attention to details like welcome drink, cleaning room when we're away, etc. Everything was nice, the island is just a paradise with the stunning view, clear water, thousands of fishes and a really amazing night sky full of stars! The food was also great, nothing repeated and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Third time to Velidhu after a 3 year break and it is still as good as I remember. Transfer by boat which took 80 minutes, shoes off and on to the cool white sand which was like walking on talcum powder. A short walk to reception to fill in arrival forms etc and then to our bungalow where we had... More

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York, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

This was our 11th visit to the Maldives but first time to this island. We arrived at velidhu by speedboat which took 1 hour 30 mins, no messing around waiting for seaplanes, we were on the water with a free bottle of water within 10 mins of clearing the airport. On arrival we were greeted by Paul at the jetty,... More

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Harrow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

This island had everything we wanted. Peace and quiet, good food, attentive staff, comfortable beds, and an aquarium at your door. We found it strange that the days went so quickly when all we did was swim and eat, and twice a day walked round the island, which took all of 20 minutes. I did get through 15 books in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We returned to Velidhu in February for our 6th visit (1st for 5 years) not only to see all our lovely friends who work on the island but to also celebrate our 40th wedding anniversary. It was great to feel relaxed the minute we arrived, Mr. Paul is a great addition and asset to the island - a mover and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

beautiful island, great atmosphere, great food, superb housereef... ideal for all those who like snorkelling and diving.We saw sharks, turtles, stingrays, sea eagles.. lots of coral and beautiful tropical fish. Relaxing doesn't come too difficult either:-) Not to be missed: the Manta safari and the snorkelling tour with the fast boat.

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Additional Information about Velidhu Island Resort

Address: Avi Island
Location: Maldives > Alifu Atoll > North Ari Atoll > Velidhoo Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Velidhu Island Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Velidhu Island Hotel North Ari Atoll
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