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Velassaru Maldives

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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe
On the beach, white sand, beach umbrellas, beach towels
On the beach, white sand, beach umbrellas, beach towels
On the beach, white sand, beach umbrellas, beach towels
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers

Overview of Velassaru Maldives

Velassaru Maldives

5.0 star property

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • All inclusive
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
Velassaru, Velassaru, South Male Atoll

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLaguna Beach1 min walk
  • Popular LocationEmma Fushi Island15 min walk
  • Popular LocationMusikee Fushi20 min walk

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About this area

Velassaru

Velassaru Maldives is located on the beach and in an area with great airport proximity. Shoppers can check out Male Fish Market, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Vadoo Beach and Villingili Public Beach.

What's nearby

  • Laguna Beach - 1 min walk
  • Emma Fushi Island - 15 min walk
  • Musikee Fushi - 20 min walk
  • Villingili Public Beach - 107 min drive

Restaurants

  • Vela – Buffet restaurant offering African cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Kids' menu available.
  • Etesian – Fine-dining restaurant offering Mediterranean cuisine. Serves dinner daily. Reservations required.
  • SAND – Beachfront restaurant offering seafood. Serves dinner. Reservations required.
  • Teppanyaki – Ocean-view restaurant offering Japanese cuisine. Serves dinner. Reservations required.
  • Turquoise – Serves lunch and dinner.

About this property

Velassaru Maldives

5-star resort on the beach, near Vadoo Beach
At Velassaru Maldives, hit the beach, dine onsite at Vela, or enjoy a drink at one of the resort's 2 bars/lounges. All 129 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Guests can enjoy fireplaces, and other standard amenities include minibars, Egyptian cotton sheets, and TVs.
Velassaru Maldives offers 129 air-conditioned accommodations with fireplaces and minibars. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. This Velassaru resort provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, slippers, bidets, and complimentary toiletries. Business-friendly amenities include desks and desk chairs, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include safes and complimentary bottled water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

Recreational amenities at the resort include an outdoor pool and a steam room.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. There are massage/treatment rooms available.

All inclusive details

All-inclusive room rates at Velassaru Maldives are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Travelife, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • 5 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges, 1 beach bar and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Boat tours
  • Canoeing
  • Evening entertainment
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Motorized watercraft
  • Outdoor pool
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Spa services
  • Steam room
  • Water skiing
  • Windsurfing

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English
  • Russian

Business services

  • Business center

Outdoors

  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Massage/treatment rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Doorbell and phone notification

More

  • Beach towels
  • Couples dining
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • Premium channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Fireplace
  • Free local calls
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must arrange transfers (surcharge) from Male International Airport to the property, which is 25 minutes away via speedboat. To guarantee transfers, guests must contact the property with their flight details at least 72 hours before their expected arrival. A daily 24-hour transfer service is provided by the hotel. Guests must pay the speedboat fee at checkout.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 102.09 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 209.44
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 104.72 (from 2 to 11 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 326.5
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 162 (from 2 to 11 years old)
  • A tax is imposed by the city: USD 6.00 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 199.58 per person (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 99.79 (roundtrip), (from 2 to 11 years old)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 102.09 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Some rooms at this property are not suitable for children; please add child ages in the search parameters to display available rooms
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Per property policy, privately owned boats are not permitted in the lagoon.

We should mention

If you require a visa to enter the country, your property may be able to help with the supporting documents needed to obtain one. To learn more, you can reach out to the property via the contact details included on your booking confirmation. The property may charge for this assistance, even if you end up cancelling your reservation. All arrangements are solely between the property and yourself.
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Reservations are required for massage services; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Hotel Velassaru Maldives
Velassaru Maldives
Velassaru Maldives Hotel
Velassaru Maldives Hotel South Male Atoll
Velassaru Maldives Laguna Beach Hotel
Velassaru Maldives Laguna Beach Male
Velassaru Maldives Resort
Velassaru Maldives Laguna Beach Male
Velassaru Maldives Laguna Beach Hotel
Velassaru Maldives Resort
Velassaru Maldives Velassaru
Velassaru Maldives Resort Velassaru

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.8

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 550 out of 669 reviews
5 - Excellent 82%
Rating 4 - Good. 104 out of 669 reviews
4 - Good 16%
Rating 3 - Okay. 9 out of 669 reviews
3 - Okay 1%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 669 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 4 out of 669 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.8/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Good staff and memorable trip
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stay and the food quality and quantity was good kindness of the people working there.
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Superlative in all aspects; truly a magical resort with its clear waters and white sands supplemented by a seemingly never-ending complement of friendly and helpful staff. Thank you for a wonderful honeymoon, R S.
Stayed 6 nights in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The island is beautiful. All the water activities were there. Food was good. Service excellent.
Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This property was a boutique five star resort. Amazing amenities. Will stay here again!
Stayed 12 nights in Oct 2021