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Velaa Private Island

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  • Excellent95%
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  • Terrible0%
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“water sports”(15 reviews)
“special thanks”(13 reviews)
“kids club”(15 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Beachfront
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Words cannot describe the experience of spending a week on this beautiful island. From the hassle free arrival at Male airport, transfer to Velaa Private lounge, flight on the sea plane and personal welcome by the management on arrival to the caring butler, delicious food,...More

Thank Inge Andrea E
Response from velaaprivateisland, General Manager at Velaa Private IslandResponded 1 week ago

Dear Inge Andrea E, I would like to sincerely thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review! It is my great pleasure to read that our staff and specifically your personal butler Athif made such an impact during your stay. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Velaa in November with my family for my 30th Birthday celebration and it was my most beautiful, luxurious and relaxing vacation ever! The hotel is very luxurious , we stayed in a two bedroom beach villa and we had 24h available butler who...More

Thank Valentina T
Response from velaaprivateisland, General Manager at Velaa Private IslandResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Valentina T, It was a great pleasure having you as our Guest, thank you for choosing our resort for celebrating such a special occasion – your 30th anniversary! We are so thrilled to know that you have enjoyed your stay with us and had...More

Reviewed December 11, 2017

The most professionally executed five star resort in every conceivable aspect. Outstanding service, exquisite cuisine, exemplary accommodation, hugely friendly and impeccable team whether gardeners, restaurant, villa, bar , spa etc. A discerning clientele who I am sure can find very little fault. Congratulations to all...More

Thank rock1704
Response from velaaprivateisland, General Manager at Velaa Private IslandResponded December 12, 2017

Dear Rock1704, Thank you for taking the time to write such a kind comment about our beautiful island and share your appreciation towards our resort. I am delighted to read that different aspects of our services and surroundings made such a positive impression on you...More

Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

It's too good . Cannot compare any other resort which i visited. It is beyond my expectations.whatever you need it is there.24hrs your privet butler is there for you. Everything was excellent. Thank you .More

Thank Hamdy I
Response from velaaprivateisland, General Manager at Velaa Private IslandResponded December 5, 2017

Dear Hamdy I, Thank you kindly for sharing your feedback and it was a great pleasure to welcome you to our paradise. I am so glad to read that we managed to create such a memorable stay for you. I do hope we will have...More

Reviewed November 28, 2017

I believe this is closest to paradise that man can come. You get the nicest hosts, which are top of the line professionals and perfectionists. And they greet you in one of the most beautiful islands in the world. Accomodations (villas) are very luxurious and...More

Thank Vojko Z
Response from velaaprivateisland, General Manager at Velaa Private IslandResponded December 2, 2017

Dear Vojko Z, Thank you very much for taking time to write such a kind review of your recent holiday with us. It is fantastic to know that you had an amazing stay on our island and that you were delighted with our service and...More

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Travelers' Choice
2017 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Golf course
Tennis Court
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
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Price range
$2,353 - $4,450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$2,353 - $4,450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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January 10, 2018|
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Response from velaaprivateisland | Property representative |
Dear Madam, sunny greetings from Velaa Private Island! Thank you for your question. Sure, you can travel by seaplane. Please do not hesitate to contact us at any time should you need any further information or assistance... More
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October 14, 2017|
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Dear Sir or Madam, thank you for your question. We do have gluten free options on the island. Our culinary team will be more than happy to cater for you according to your dietary requirements and preferences. Should you need... More
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Pratik T
July 17, 2017|
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Response from velaaprivateisland | Property representative |
Dear Pratik T, Thank you very much for your question! You will find a very wide variety of vegetarian dishes throughout our restaurants. Our gastronomic restaurant Aragu can offer all vegetarian tasting menu; Tavaru will... More
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"deluxe beach pool villa"
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