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Anantara Veli Maldives Resort

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Montfort-l'Amaury, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Usually, i do my comments in french and i give positive but also negative feedback to help travelers understand exactly where they will go. This time and for the first time of my entire life (until now), i didn't find one negative item!!. of course Maldives is expensive, and you should not go there if you don't want to pay... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at Anantara Veli for 4 days, and we are yet reminiscing our time at the resort. It truly was mesmerizing! Upon arrival, we were greeted by the staff. Shortly after they gave us a tour of the island and were informed of being upgraded to a superior over water bungalow. Truly a fantastic resort with excellent water villas,... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful trip, very romantic and magic place and amaizing natural ( really love it ) However, water sport activites is expensive with the tax and the Wifi is very slooooow ( not cover all the island )

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Thank So0omy
Coetzer D, General Manager at Anantara Veli Maldives Resort, responded to this review

Dear SoOmy, We appreciate you taking the time to share your stay with us on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to hear that you had a “wonderful trip” and loved your time with us at Anantara Veli Resort. Our stunning natural surroundings provide an idyllic location coupled with our signature heartfelt hospitality for a paradise holiday. The adults-only environment ensures a... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visited Anantara Veli at the end of July, for our first anniversary, and absolutely fell in love with the resort and the Maldives. From the point of view of a relaxing, romantic and chilled holiday it was the best holiday we have ever had, and we have both travelled quite a bit. We had a Superior... More 

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1 Thank Br1s_girl
Coetzer D, General Manager at Anantara Veli Maldives Resort, responded to this review

Dear Br1s_girl, I am delighted to read your glowing review mentioning several team members who made your stay memorable along with so many of our facilities and services! Thank you for staying with us and for sharing your feedback with other travellers on TripAdvisor. Anantara is passionate about every guest leaving with an amazing story to tell, and the individuals... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have always heard that the Maldives is a beautiful place to be at, so we decided to pack our bags and head for Anantara Veli Resort. We have heard wonderful things about this place and decided to book ourselves an over water Villa. Once we landed at Maldives, we were greeted by an Anantara staff and led to their... More 

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Kuala Lumpur
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

To be honest, to the point of being eerie! I actually stayed in the sister resort on next door Dhigu island as I was with my family of young boys. There is a pontoon service linking the 2 islands but only adults are allowed to go across from Dhigu to Veli during the day time. Kids can only follow to... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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36 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you go to MALDIVES as a couple without kids then Anatara Veli is where you have to go. When I arrived there were managers including Mr. Coetzer the GM on jetty waiting for us the guests to welcome us. I checked in room 180 and when I open the door there was a nice champagne in a ice bucket... More 

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Coetzer D, General Manager at Anantara Veli Maldives Resort, responded to this review

Dear dumitru c, It’s wonderful to receive such a glowing review with the title “Superb as always”. I have shared your comments with the entire team who were delighted to hear that they helped to make your stay so memorable. We strive to provide intuitive and heartfelt hospitality, as is signature at all Anantara hotels. We hope that this ensures... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My trip was totally fun.I enjoyed it very much especially in Anantara Veli Maldives. The place is very nice,it is indeed a paradise.Services and Staff are excellent.Grace of front office Veli is very accommodating she always check all our needs and very reliable .When we left some of our stuff in the airport (our negligence) she keeps on updating it... More 

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Thank Gale100291
Coetzer D, General Manager at Anantara Veli Maldives Resort, responded to this review

Dear Gale100291, It’s wonderful to receive such a glowing review, mentioning several of our team members. I have shared your comments with Grace and entire team and they were delighted to hear that they helped to make your stay so special. We are proud of our intuitive hospitality and are passionate about every guest leaving with an amazing story to... More 

Midland, Michigan
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24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband booked this amazing 20th wedding anniversary vacation at this beautiful resort. From the moment we landed in Male, we were treated like royalty. The people that work for this resort are wonderful, happy, and accommodating people. Their #1 goal is to make you happy. We stayed in a deluxe over water bungalow, room 172. It faced the small... More 

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Coetzer D, General Manager at Anantara Veli Maldives Resort, responded to this review

Dear The5Stuarts, I am delighted to read your glowing review, mentioning several team members who made your stay memorable. It is great to hear that you enjoyed so many of our facilities and services, but your wonderful compliments on our service are what really made our day. We are passionate about every guest leaving with an amazing story to tell,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Superb experience, great staff and a dream-come-true location. My wife and I stayed in one of deluxe overwater bungalow (167) with Moyo island in front of us. Great variety of restaurants, we tried 73 degrees, Dhoni, Origami, Fushi and the Thai restaurant. All worth visiting. The staff is always ready to help with a positive attitude and a friendly advice.... More 

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Coetzer D, General Manager at Anantara Veli Maldives Resort, responded to this review

Dear Jacobo F, Congratulations once again and thank you for choosing Anantara Veli Resort for your honeymoon destination. We appreciate your positive words and thank you for sharing your experience with other travellers on TripAdvisor. We are thrilled to have provided the perfect experience for such an important moment in your lives together in a stunning Deluxe Over Water Bungalow.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • 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: 08190
Location: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > South Male Atoll > Veligandu
Price Range: $637 - $1,364 (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 Resort And Spa
Anantara Veli Hotel South Male Atoll
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