Veli Maldives Resort

Anantara Veli Maldives Resort

If an island paradise of chic simplicity in a charming adults only tropical setting is what you need, the white sand and azure waters of Anantara Veli Resort will provide the perfect setting. Relax with your loved one in the over water bungalows, as a spectacular plethora of sea life swims in the crystal clear lagoon beneath you. 

Anantara Veli Maldives offers a range of 5-star facilities as well as outdoor tennis courts and a FITNESS CENTRE. For guests who wish to experience ultimate relaxation, exclusive access to SUNDARI Ayurvedic Spa will provide a holistic approach to health and wellbeing. By incorporating elements of the Ayurvedic lifestyle throughout the resort activities offered, restaurant menus and spa treatments, guests can draw on expert advice to achieve an ideal balance of relaxation and wellbeing.

Anantara Veli Maldives Resort also boasts convenient dining options, such as international cuisines at 73 DEGREES and Thai food at BAAN HURAA. In the evening, add an element of gourmet dining with a unique menu designed by you and the chef, served on a deserted sandbank that has a backdrop of a breathtaking Maldivian sunset. 

Quick Facts


Maldives, South Male



67 Villas


Speedboat Transfer of 35 minutes to the resort. Transfers available 24 hours.


Minor Hotels Group


Anantara Veli Maldives Resort Over Water Bungalow

Over Water Bungalow

No of Units: 25
Area (sqm): 62
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Anantara Veli Maldives Resort Superior Over Water Bungalow

Superior Over Water Bungalow

No of Units: 11
Area (sqm): 62
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Anantara Veli Maldives Resort Ocean Pool Bungalow

Ocean Pool Bungalow

No of Units: 7
Area (sqm): 125
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Tropical Island Pleasures

Anantara Veli Maldives Resort A Romantic Getaway

Anantara Veli Maldives Resort is perfectly suited to couples or groups of friends looking for a relaxing island hideaway where turquoise waters beckon from your choice of intimate accommodation bungalows, some with direct lagoon access. Unwind on a sun deck overlooking the palm fringed island and pristine coral reefs in the South Malé Atoll. A serene adults-only resort to relax with your loved one.

Anantara Veli Maldives Resort SUNDARI Ayurvedic Spa

Experience a holistic approach to wellbeing at SUNDARI Ayurvedic Spa. Elements of the Ayurvedic lifestyle
are incorporated throughout the resort activities offered, restaurant menus and spa treatments in consultation
with the resident Ayurvedic doctor.

Dining Experience

Anantara Veli Maldives Resort Dhoni Bar

Capacity: 71 pax
Location: Pool Side
Cuisine: Lunch and light snacks
Timings: 10:00 am – 12:00 am

Anantara Veli Maldives Resort Dining By Design

A banquet on the beach. A candlelit dinner of Maldivian food on your own stretch of sand or desert island. A barbeque attended by a personal chef. Restaurants at Anantara Veli Maldives extend beyond the dining room. Let us plan romantic dining for two in countless, secluded getaways either at Anantara Veli or our sister resort Anantara Dhigu.

Anantara Veli Maldives Resort Baan Huraa

Capacity: 60 pax
Location: East Side Overwater
Cuisine: Thai
Timings: Lunch: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
              Dinner: 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Anantara Veli Maldives Resort 73 Degrees Restaurant

Capacity: 74 pax
Location: Centre on the Island
Cuisine: Buffet breakfast and various theme nights
Timings: Breakfast: 7:00 am – 10:30 am
              Dinner: 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Anantara Veli Maldives Resort Origami

Capacity: 56 pax
Location: North-west Side
Cuisine: Japanese
Timings: Lunch: 12:00 nn – 2:30 pm
              Dinner: 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Activities, Services and Facilities

Water Sports

Underwater Sea Bob

Land Sports and Activities

Table Tennis

Excursion and Fishing

Dolphin Quest
Island hopping
Private Dhoni Excursions
Sunset Sailing
Dhoni Cruising
Male' Tours
Sunset Handline Fishing
Big Game Fishing
Traditional Sunset Fishing
Hand line Fishing

Recreation & Leisure

Surf School by Tropicsurf 
(Ideal from April-October)
Air-conditioned fitness centre
Leisure and sports centre
Infinity-edge swimming pool
Yoga and meditation sessions 
Anantara spice spoons cooking classes 

Other Services

International library and Internet access
DVD library and music Selection
Boat transfer service
Laundry Service
Tennis court
Badminton court
Coral adoption

Diving - Operated by Aquafanatics

PADI Diving Courses
Orientation Dives
Full & Half Day Diving Safaris 
Equipment Rental
Beginner Courses (PADI)
Nitrox Courses
Advanced Courses
Specialty Courses
Private Guiding and Courses

Sundari Ayurvedi Spa

5 treatment rooms - 2 dedicated to Ayurvedic therapies
Manicure, pedicure and beauty salon
Indoor and outdoor showers
Steam room and sauna
Hot and cold plunge pools