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Manama, Bahrain
Reviewed 10 August 2016 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...

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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...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 10 August 2016

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...

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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...

Midland, Michigan
Reviewed 6 August 2016 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...

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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,...

Reviewed 1 August 2016 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....

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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....

Istanbul
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Excellent, magnifique, expensive, good, very good. very very cool. helpful staff. very nice people around but creatures are also there and we avoid them as much as possible because its natüre. all of us are a part of it. peace.

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

Dear ayhans402, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent stay with us on TripAdvisor. Anantara is passionate about every guest leaving with an amazing story. The entire team and I were very happy to read that you have enjoyed your stay with us. Our associates strive daily to exceed guest expectations with their friendly, helpful and considerate...

Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

First, I want to thank Malda and the management team, Ahmed from sports center and each and every member of the staff for their hospitality and kindness. The hotel was impeccable in the cleanness, breathtaking views and friendly staff. The journey was completely hustle free as the hotel managed all of the arrival and departure procedures to ensure I had...

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

Dear Rouda247, I am delighted to read your glowing review mentioning Malda and Ahmed who made your stay memorable along with so many of our features and services! Thank you for staying with us and for sharing your feedback with fellow travellers on TripAdvisor. Anantara is passionate about every guest leaving with an amazing story to tell, and the individuals...

Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Although, on arrival we had to wait more than usual for transfer at airport, but I must say that they did their best to make our stay unforgettable. Complementary room upgrade and late check out made our stay in paradise even better than we expected. This was our second time in Maldives and I can say that we can't forget...

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

Dear Soheil M, We appreciate that you have chosen to stay with us for your second holiday in the Maldives. It was our pleasure to ensure that you enjoyed Anantara Veli Resort in the ultimate relaxing way. Each individual team member is passionate about every guest leaving with an amazing story to share with family and friends, so our teams...

Slough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Everything excellent cannot fault, superb service, staff and accommodation. Massive variety of food. Please note this is a relaxing vacation, however there are opportunities for diving, snorkelling, sea fish in, paddle boarding Tec.

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

Dear Richard62700, It’s wonderful to receive such a glowing review, and thank you for sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor. Anantara is passionate about every guest leaving with a story to take home, so our staff strive daily to go above and beyond guest expectations ensuring many memorable experiences to recall. We aim to deliver engaging and intuitive service to all...

Reviewed 19 July 2016

Me and my husband have decided to go anantara veil for the honeymoon a week before the ramadan holiday. We were so worried about the weather as it showed in the internet that its mostly cloudy and chance of rain about 60%, however, it only drizzled about 10 minutes. The weather was fantastic. The service were incredible! Staffs are very...

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

Dear Lisa M, Congratulations once again, and thank you for choosing Anantara Veli Resort as your honeymoon destination. What a wonderful title you’ve given us in your review, we are thrilled to have provided the perfect experience for such an important moment in your lives together. Each individual team member is passionate about every guest leaving with an amazing story...

Reviewed 19 July 2016

restaurants are highly recommend the Thai restaurant, the Japanese and 73 degree ones and Sea, Fire & Salt and we had great room and service we had a very good time with lot of surprise and very good recommendations from the F& B director. great water activities

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

Dear Adham H, We thank you for taking the time to share your experience on TripAdvisor and for your recommendations to other travellers. Anantara is passionate about every guest leaving with an amazing story and we are glad to hear yours. We are indeed blessed to share the same lagoon as Anantara Dhigu Resort & Naladhu Maldives where you can...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • 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: Male, Republic of Maldives, 2098
Region: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > South Male Atoll > Veligandu
Price Range: $691 - $1,826 (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 Hotel South Male Atoll
Anantara Veli Resort And Spa
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“ocean villa unblevable”
qdent15, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“For watching the sunset, choose it facing west. All on the water bungalows with pool are perfect for this. Others can be or not.”
Jcaf50, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Splurge on an "over water bungalow. t's worth it! There is a hotel next door(by boat) that is child oriented.”
willie2, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“anything less than deluxe over water has NO privacy avoid rooms 180-178 they look directly into the back of the pool villas”
GavenH, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Veli Hotel is for adults only”
Gazoon, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
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