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Anantara Veli Resort & Spa

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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I recently visited the Anantara Veli Resort and Spa for 7 nights. The accommodation was awesome (over water bungalow), the views were breath taking, the food was excellent and the staff very friendly and took the time to get to know you by name. A special mention must go to Andrea Orru (Resort Mgr), Christopher Baker (Cluster... More 

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London, United Kingdom
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a great holiday in this resort!! Started from check in, Ms,Kim is really helpful, she carried bags for us and gave us information later on. All the staff are so friendly! We just did not want to the paradise, we will be back for sure!!!

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Andrea O, Manager at Anantara Veli Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear cyrilc r, It is great to read about your stay at Anantara Veli. Thank you for brining to our attention, Kim’s great effort on being helpful and make you comfortable, especially on arrival. I am very pleased to read that all team member were friendly and representing the true spirit of hospitality Anantara is known for and especially here... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Every thing is perfect- service from the moment you arrive until you leave, ,beaches and crystal amazing water,and over water bungalow Perfect place for relaxation. You can just relax on the beach or go diving,snorkeling, or just stay by the pool.

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Andrea O, Manager at Anantara Veli Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sharon b, Thank you for choosing Anatara Veli first of all and for taking time to share your perfect experience with us. Maldives it is a paradise, and you have described it very well, crystal clear water, white sandy beaches making a perfect place for relaxation. Indeed our Over Water Bungalows give a great chance to enjoy this amazing... More 

Kuwait City, Kuwait
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

the hotel is fantastic and the staff are very helpful and friendly specially Mr. Faseeh who take care of us all the time the weather is mostly nice, we went there in July so there was some rain the food in the hotel is very good

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Andrea O, Manager at Anantara Veli Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear sultan s, What a great way to start the day, by reading your experience at Anantara Veli. I would like to personally thank you for taking the time to recognise our team members efforts on ensuring the best honeymoon stay, and specific in our your case, Faseeh, your villa host. Our beautiful island is the perfect place for honeymooners,... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

All exceed expectations. Nice view and comforable stay. Amazing snorkelling experience. Friendly staff who provide excellent service. But..hmm... food choice is a little limited.:p Anyway, you must go there at least once in your life or regret. hahaha..

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Andrea O, Manager at Anantara Veli Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Jessie901220, What a great pleasure to learn about your memorable holiday and I am glad to read, that we exceeded all your expectation Our over water bungalow do offer some of the best views in the Maldives and most of all easy access to the crystal clear water just off your deck, where beautiful marine life awaits you. Thank... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Being in Maldives, is being on the earth's paradise. People are extremely friendly weather is awesome, and views are amazing . I stayed at Anatara Veli, a charming place to spend your vacation. Whatever, if its honeymoon , pleasure, or relaxing . There are plenty of activities. For sure , you will never feel boring

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Andrea O, Manager at Anantara Veli Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Abdullah, We much appreciate you time on sharing your Anantara Veli experience with fellow travellers. Maldives is indeed a beautiful paradise and Anantara Veli perfect for Honeymooners with its charm feeling and relaxing atmosphere. Our Deluxe Over Water Bungalow are a pure treat as you can just jump off from you deck in the crystal clear water, generally very... More 

Launceston, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This has to be the ultimate relaxing holiday experience. The physical beauty of the islands is unsurpassed, the accommodation was luxurious (beach house contemporary), the food was fantastic and the staff were wonderful. We are keen snorkelers and divers, and we were amazed to see small sharks, rays and tropical fish swimming around our over-water bungalow. We also saw a... More 

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Andrea O, Manager at Anantara Veli Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Susanne, Here at Anantara we are passionate about guests leaving with amazing stories, and we are delighted to read about yours “Perfect holiday, laid back Luxury”. Anantara Veli is exactly what you have described a beautiful Island with luxurious accommodation and wonderful marine life to enjoy by accessing it from your deck. Our newly build Ocean Pool Bungalow give... More 

Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

everything about this trip was memorable from the moment we got off from the aircraft till the moment we hopped back. sure we had some setbacks but the staff did the best they could to make our visit as "happy" as possible. we took a villa over water, a see view from everywhere, even the shower. their breakfast is the... More 

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Andrea O, Manager at Anantara Veli Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sum3ah, What a great pleasure to learn about your Unforgettable Gateway, and that you had a memorable trip. I am glad to read that any setback were promptly solved from our team members and hope did not cause any inconvenience, my apology if otherwise. Our Over Water Bungalow do offer some of the best views in the Maldives and... More 

Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to rest and relax, beautiful location, snorkeling trip ok, had better in Hawaii, food expensive but not as bad as I thought it would be, get continental breakfast and and then get a couple entries with drinks for dinner, was about $200 a day. Had storms but didn't last long. Stayed at Deluxe rooms, not many fish to... More 

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Andrea O, Manager at Anantara Veli Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear mark44time, We much appreciate you time on sharing your Anantara Veli experience with fellow travellers. Maldives is indeed a beautiful location and perfect spot to relax and rest. Apologies, if the snorkelling trip was not of your likes or did not meet full your expectations, as well as the snorkelling done near your room. Our Deluxe Over Water Bungalow... More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Anantara Veli met all our expectations for our honeymoon and went way beyond.. The island is private the overwater villa are amazing of course the view is unbelievable. The staff of the resort did everything to make our trip both romantic and fun by giving us a romantic candle light dinner free of charge and an amazing massage in their... More 

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Andrea O, Manager at Anantara Veli Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Galia R, Thank you for sharing about your Beautiful Romantic Honeymoon experience on tripadvisor. We are delighted to learn that we have met all your expectations and that you have enjoyed these wonderful view that Maldives offers from our Over Water Bungalows. Anantara recently received the World Travel Award for best spa resort brand in the Maldives, I am... More 

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