Velassaru Maldives Hotel - Male Atoll

South Male Atoll, Male Atoll, Maldives, 20-02  show map
 5 stars
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Velassaru Maldives Hotel - Male Atoll

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Private swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Scuba diving

Wind surfing

Water skiing

Snorkeling

Sailing

Fishing

Canoeing

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Steam bath

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

Overview

The Velassaru Maldives Hotel is perfectly located on the picturesque coral island surrounded by the blue ocean waters, sandy beaches and lovely tropical gardens.

The property is housed in a tropical village-style resort that comprises six comfortable dining venues, meeting rooms, spa centre, 10 treatment rooms, Yoga pavilion and swimming pool.

Guests are offered to choose between 129 water bungalows, villas and suites fitted with high vaulted ceilings, customizable air conditioning, DVD player, LCD satellite TV, private mini-bar, tea and coffee maker, ceiling fan, wireless internet access and telephone.

The Velassaru Maldives Hotel offers attractive oriental, Indian and continental cuisines at the different ambiences of on-site restaurants.

The property is placed about 50km from the Male International Airport.

Number of rooms   129.

Rooms

The venue includes water and beach villas, water and deluxe bungalows and spacious suites with authentic Maldivian design with stone, simple colour tones and panoramic walls. The room amenities include satellite TV with DVD player, well-stocked mini-bar, tea and coffee maker, individually controlled air conditioning, ceiling fan, wireless internet access, telephone, safe and private bathroom with bathrobes, slippers and hair dryer.

Dining options

The Etesian restaurant provides delicious Mediterranean cuisine and wine library, while the Sand offers tasty seafood, teppanyaki, Japanese sushi and creative eastern and Indian specialties. In addition, there is the Vela restaurant that serves attractive World cuisine, the Turquoise providing international cuisine in informal setting, as well as the Chill bar and the Fen bar serving variety of cocktails and wines.

The hotel Velassaru Maldives provides visitors with a free buffet breakfast. 

Services

There is well-equipped business centre that offers personal computers with wireless internet connection, photocopying facilities and audio-visual equipment.

Leisure

The hotel’s spa centre serves signature treatments, classic therapies in Velassaru style, 10 over-water treatment pavilions, 10 treatment rooms, Yoga pavilion, fitness centre, tennis court and swimming pool.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Souvenir shop
  • Private beach
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators

Guest Parking

  • No parking available.

Activities

  • Banana boat
  • Water skiing
  • Scuba diving
  • Wind surfing
  • Snorkeling
  • Sailing
  • Canoeing
  • Motor board
  • Fishing
  • Tennis

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Full board
  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Swim-up bar
  • Beach bar
  • Snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Cafe
  • Picnic area/Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Business services
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Private swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beachfront
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Night club
  • Entertainment
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Fitness center
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam bath
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Barbeque grills
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Library

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • Ocean view
  • Beach view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Mirror
  • Fan/Extractor

Bathroom

  • Separate tub and shower
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Bathroom telephone

Kitchen facilities

  • Mini-fridge

Bedroom

  • Pillow menu

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • International calls
  • Plug adaptor
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of USD 66.53 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

South Male Atoll, Male Atoll, Maldives, 20-02

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City Center
  • Male Atoll
    10.0km
Airports
  • Male International (MLE)
    12.8km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    129

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Rooms and availability

The venue includes water and beach villas, water and deluxe bungalows and spacious suites with authentic Maldivian design with stone, simple colour tones and panoramic walls. The room amenities include satellite TV with DVD player, well-stocked mini-bar, tea and coffee maker, individually controlled air conditioning, ceiling fan, wireless internet access, telephone, safe and private bathroom with bathrobes, slippers and hair dryer.

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Size: 112m2
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    Size: 80m2
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          Size: 70m2
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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Velassaru Maldives Hotel - Male Atoll Male Atoll location
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              Hotel Address:

              South Male Atoll, Male Atoll, Maldives, 20-02

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Male Atoll
                10.0km
              Airports
              • Male International (MLE)
                12.8km
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Number of rooms:
                129

              Hotel Awards

              MaldivianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMale AtollVelassaru Maldives

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Spa Hotels in Maldives

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              What's nearby

              What's nearby.

              The nearby attractions and activities include scuba diving, journey into the depths of the Indian Ocean, turquoise lagoon and clean sandy beaches, colorful reefs and touristic tours to Male.

              Local Attractions

              • Duniye Spa - 9.9km
                Champa Building, 3rd Floor, Male
              • Hukuru Miskiiy (Old Friday Mosque) - 10.5km
              • Grand Friday Mosque - 10.4km
                Ibrahimee Magu, Male

              Getting there.

              Arriving at the Male International Airport you can reach the hotel by means of speed boat transportation in about 45 minutes, providing exclusive water sightseeing tour between plenty of small tropical islands.

              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Number of rooms:
                129

              Hotel Awards

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              Velassaru Maldives Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Velassaru Maldives

              Average guest rating

              8.6out of 10
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              Based on 78 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Location
              7.4
              Value
              5.8
              Service
              9.6
              Rooms
              8.4
              Dining
              10.0

              Individual guest reviews

              • Couple
                8.8

                Wheather was nice and location also free internet access

                Food was poor

              • Family with children
                9.6

                Providing peace with no intrusions Not being overcrowded Doing a stealth room service without being noticed! Being extremely clean Having exceptional beach villas with the outdoor shower No mosquitoes Very friendly breakfast and room service staff (God bless them) Very smooth and unnoticeable management (Behind the scenes and efficient) Very safe Very fine and well-raked sand on all the ways and areas and beaches(Containing no broken corals or sharp objects) making it possible to go barefoot for the entire stay Underwater camera very useful Free snorkeling gear were perfect The DVD library was perfect The towels were of perfect quality The Air conditioning was really efficient Valassaru is perfectly safe for children The spa is nice and very clean with kind staff

              • Older travelers
                6.2

                Everything is pleasant like most Maldives' hotels, short of special features and surprising touches. Their water and sand are the gift from god.

                Food is below expectation with cheap ingredients used and you have no choice but to pay high price for them.

              • Family with children
                10.0

                swiming next to baby sharks, had an amazing tan.my son 17months had a blast swiming & running after the birds

              • Couple
                8.4

                It is a beautiful resort, limited number of people on the island and great for privacy with the way they have designed the beach villas. Very relaxing and the service was great.

                The food was very expensive with an average spend of $ 150 per person per day just for food, it seems that they take advantage that there is no other option but to eat at one of the half a dozen food outlets thay have on the island and charge way over the top for it. Also the lack of evening entertainment but overall great place

              • Family with children
                9.6

                We had a villa on the beach on west side of the island which for us was the best option and really was excellent. The children enjoyed a lot to swim ,very easy for us to survey them. The beach and water was exactly like in the pictures. Perfect sensation when wake-up in the morning with the sea view just in your eyes .Very comfortable to be in 30 second from your bed in the sea water. Very nice staff.

              • Couple
                10.0

                The Velassaru team is amazingggg.... They made all the difference. Any and every staff who passes by is smiling and greeting. You can tell they are genuine and welcoming. It was the best experience we've had till date. They esnure that you are comfortable and we did not have to make much effort when requesting for anything. The island is clean and very well maintained, so was our Water Bungalow.

                There isnt anything we didnt like though i did hope for a slightly more extensive food menu and wish the island was bigger in area since it was so beautiful!

              • Family with children
                7.8

                The staff were very friendly (in particular the supervisor named "Didi") and accommodating. The deluxe bungalow was luxurious, spacious and loved the outdoor shower situated amongst real greenery (cleverly brought into the bathroom.) Amenties were plentiful and well-kept and the island had a variety of fine dining to meet dietary wishes!

                A fair bit overpriced - was expecting to be at least half board at the price paid instead of just bed and breakfast. The most overpriced service was the spa. Other negative comment was that the nighttime entertainment was very limited and infrequent!

              • Older travelers
                8.8

                岛整体风景非常美,游泳池设计非常独到。 The view of swimming pool is great. The place (deck) to enjoy the sunset is wonderful (with music and services and comfortable chairs which design is unique). (看夕阳的酒吧视野非常开阔,环境气氛非常好,有音乐相伴。) Room is quite clean and comfortable. Not far away from Male (25 min boat), good for old people to travel. Staff are very kind and nice, greeting and smile whenever meet you. Many restaurant of different taste and style (Southeast Asia, European, Buffet...). Speical sand chair and services for romatic couples (creative idea). Provide enough drinking water (two big bottles) for daily use.

                Too many mosquito and bite people heavily especially outside.(岛上美国花蚊子特别多,咬人很凶,甚至隔着衣服叮人,必须采取各种防蚊手段。) Sense of safety of diving center seems not enough for tourist. (Suggest to give more explain when people have certain concerns eg. not good weather, shark...) (出海时一方面听取潜水中心人员判断,最好也同时参考自己对天气状况的判断,天气不好尽量不要冒险出行。) No telephone info in the room card holder (Couldn't call to get the support in case emergency when out of the hotel). Toilet and shower is outside the room (need to deal with mosquito). Room is a bit dark. Swimming pool can't be used after 6pm. The notice card ("don't disturb", "clean the room") easy to be blew off.

              • Family with children
                9.2

                Very friendly sraff, amazing sandy paths all aruond the island

                The only thing we didn't like was the process of pre-paying for our stay - sending scanned credit card detalis via e-mail, which is absolutely unsafe. Actuaqlly that's the first time we were asked to do such a thing, although we do travel a lot around the world

              • Couple
                10.0

                amazing resort i strongly recommend stay 3 or 4 nights there.

              • Single
                8.8

                It is just close to Male which would be convenient. Water and sand are good.

                Transportation cost is too high for the distance and it was not mentioned in the booking that they were going to USD120 for a 2 x 20mins boat trip.

              • Group of friends
                9.2

                We were three ladies in our early thirties looking for a comfortable and relaxing trip. Velassaru Maldives was the best place we could've chosen. The staff was extremely helpful and friendly and even though the resort was at full capacity, we were made to feel like we were the only people at the resort. We had chosen different treatments at the spa and they were all spectacular! There was an abundance of activities to choose from (diving, snorkelling, dolphin excursion, water activities and much more). Even though the Maldives is generally known as a honeymoon hotspot but there were quite a few families enjoying their time at Velassaru Maldives. The resort had four restaurants which we could enjoy dinner at. We started and ended our trip with a dinner at the very delicious Teppanyaki restaurant. We had stayed in a deluxe bungalow which was perfect. It was conveniently located close to the beach, the pool, the reception and the outlets. There was also an outdoor shower which was a lovely experience. We had an hour to spare between check out and catching the boat to the airport so the staff offered us a delicious goodbye cocktail on the house. A very sweet and thoughtful gesture. In general, it was an extremely memorable trip which I wish I could turn back time on to relive.

                I really have no negative comments to say about Velassaru Maldives. There were a few families who allowed their children to go haywire and cause a bit of disturbance but I suppose this is something the families should work on and is not Velassaru's fault. The drainage system in the bathroom was a bit noisy so any trip to the restroom in the middle of the night may be a slight annoyance to any lightsleepers in the room. The breakfast buffet was delicious and rich but after four days, we had gotten bored of the monotony and was hoping there was something different we could choose from.

              • Family with children
                5.0

                Globally i'm satisfied with everything but I put "average" because my expectation would so high compare with total cost. I got indulgence which was good for my family. But I don't want to recommend you even hb or fb because the price of restaraunt is not expensive... It's reasonable vs quality and service.... The food quality was great... 3 main restauraunt were fantastic.... And Chris(Kris) who is working in sand,,, his service was great.... Thanks again Chris.

              • Couple
                7.8

                Air conditioning in the spa is just at your face if you make it together in one room.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Velassaru Maldives Hotel - Male Atoll Male Atoll location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              South Male Atoll, Male Atoll, Maldives, 20-02

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Male Atoll
                10.0km
              Airports
              • Male International (MLE)
                12.8km
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Number of rooms:
                129

              Hotel Awards

              MaldivianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMale AtollVelassaru Maldives

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Spa Hotels in Maldives

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