Velaa Private Island Maldives
Velaa Private Island Maldives is a luxurious boutique hideaway in Noonu Atoll in the Maldives, a 45 minute seaplane flight from Male airport. Designed with privacy and comfort in mind and built using natural materials with added contemporary flourishes.. The island is a paradise pf palm trees, white sand and the vivid blue of the Indian ocean, a true picture postcard.
With just 45 exclusive villas and residences, with their own butler. The luxurious villas, with mahogany panels and pillars, thatched roofs and floor to ceiling glass windows, which allow you to gaze out at the ocean. Beach Pool Villas feature large gardens and gazebos with daybeds, while the two bedroom Beach Pool Houses, with large living areas and kitchens, are perfect for families or friends whilst the large Veela private residence has 4 bedrooms. The ultra exclusive Romantic Pool Residence, accessible only by boat, is the perfect choice for a honeymoon or romantic escape.
Athiri is the beachfront restaurant, where a buffet breakfast of fresh fruits, pastries and cooked options are available. All day cuisine is available for you, including their signature pizzas, fresh from the wood-fired oven. Or choose from the Á la carte menu in the evening. Tavaru, is the pan-Asian restaurant, with Chinese, Korean and Japanese dishes being served. Aragu sits above the lagoon, and serves modern European cuisine.
Abi bar is ideal for a refreshing beer or cocktail. Complete with its own mixologist and live DJ, it’s a casual pool bar by day and a vibrant cocktail bar by night. The Tavaru Tower hosts Velaa’s extensive wine cellar, with more than 500 bins, the largest on Maldives. a delight for all wine enthusiasts.
For divers you can spot grey reef sharks, nurse sharks, the seasonal manta ray, black spotted stingray and the graceful eagle ray among the amazing Maldivian underwater life at dive sites that are only 15 minutes from the Velaa Private Island shore. All organised by the PADI dive centre. If you prefer snorkeling you can hire equipement and go out to the resort’s house ref.
Veela Private Island offer a range of water-sports, with catamarans, jet-skis and seabobs, as well paddle-boarding, surfing, kitesurfing and parasailing. There is also plenty to do on land, including squash, badminton, beach volleyball and climbing the 6 metre climbing wall. Spend time lazing around on the the prestige Velaa yacht. Yoga and Meditation classes are held on the raised tree pavilion with views of the golf course and lush island gardens. The resort also has the only Maldives undercover tennis court. There is also a state-of-the-art gym and over 1,000 books and magazines at the resort’s library, which is a comfortable place to relax and read.
With 9 different tees, 6 greens, 7 bunkers, and a lake Velaa Golf Academy provides an unequalled backdrop to help develop your game. The academy prides itself on tailoring golf lessons to you, focusing on the areas that you want to improve. The resident professionals are fully PGA qualified and highly experienced in helping golfers of all levels.
The spa works in conjunction with My Blend and Clarins to offer a huge selection of treatments, taking a holistic approach to wellness. Experience innovative Spa facilities whilst enjoying freshly prepared juices or a glass of champagne. The spa also has a unique snow room, so you can always cool down.
Lha Velaa kids’ club on Veela Private Island has a large playground, swimming pool and activities led by experienced youth carers. A baby-sitting service is also available.