The 5-star Anantara Veli Resort and Spa can be found on the private island of Veligandu in the South Male Atoll, just 35 minutes from Male International Airport. It boast a tranquil setting and luxurious amenities, making the perfect place for couples, groups or families craving the opportunity to completely kick back and unwind to a palm-fringed island backdrop.
Regain your inner strength and vigour with a Journey of Siam treatment or sit back as your muscle tension is relieved during a Balinese Ritual at the resort’s Anantara Spa. There’s also a steam room, sauna and Jacuzzi.
The hotel’s over-water and ocean-pool bungalows offer the perfect blend of intimacy, deluxe amenities and breathtaking views. They are decorated in light, bright shades with natural wooden floors, and peppered with colourful touches such as throws and artwork. Each has a set of doors that open out onto a spacious veranda with a private plunge pool.
Water sports fans will be in their element during a stay at the Anantara Vali. Choose from jet skiing, snorkeling and wind surfing. There’s also the option to learn to dive at the hotel’s Padi dive school, or hone your surf skills with the resident surf guru. If you fancy some sightseeing, peruse the market stalls in Male or visit the spectacular Grand Friday Mosque.
Set in a light and airy thatched roof pavilion, the 73 Degrees restaurant is where guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast or seafood dinner. Fine Thai cuisine is served in the over-water Baan Huraa restaurant, while the casual Origami restaurant offers a well thought out Japanese menu, and theatrical culinary shows every week. There’s also a poolside bar.
PO Box 2014VeliganduSouth MaleAtollMaldives