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Veligandu Island Resort
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A large white sandbank dotted with sun-loungers takes pride of place at Veligandu, which trails off into the warm Indian Ocean. The tiny island offers an excellent tropical holiday experience, complete with water villas, coconut trees and a wonderful coral reef. Imagine sitting in the Jacuzzi on the private sundeck of your water villa sipping a glass of wine, or snorkeling in the crystal-clear lagoon. The rooms are well equipped with features such as iPod docks, DVD players and rain showers, while elegant chaise longues are scattered across the beach. The main restaurant serves a delicious buffet – one of the best in the Maldives – whilst the Carter restaurant serves freshly-caught seafood and succulent steaks. The terrace at the Thundi Bar is the ultimate place to watch to sun set or sip a cocktail under the starlight overlooking the sea.

Ari Atoll. Transfers are by sea plane, a scenic 20 minute ride from/to Male’ International Airport. 76 Rooms, including 54 Jacuzzi Water Villas, 10 Water Villas and 12 Jacuzzi Beach Villas.


Enjoy beachfront views from your Maldives Beach Villa, just a few steps away from the beach. Set amid lush tropical greenery and beneath swaying coconut trees, all of our 11 Beach Villas boast the quintessential amenities for a relaxing, comfortable stay in paradise.
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Suspended over the water, in the gorgeous Veligandu lagoon, the Sunset Jacuzzi Water Villas are the best location on the island. These 20 villas offer complete privacy, state-of-the-art amenities and lavish comforts to elevate your stay in Veligandu. Enjoy the stunning views of sunset directly from the room, the deck or while soaking in your Jacuzzi. For a leisurely swim or snorkelling adventure, take the staircase into the ocean, which offers you direct access to Veligandu’s house reef. Experience the beauty of Veligandu, coupled with ultimate luxury unhindered in the Sunset Jacuzzi Water Villas.
  • Sunset Jacuzzi Water Villa
  • Sunset Jacuzzi Water Villa
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Sip a fresh morning cup of coffee on your private porch or ease your muscles with a revitalising dip in your own Jacuzzi after a day at the beach. All 16 Jacuzzi Beach Villas are conveniently located on the white sandy beaches of Veligandu, Maldives.
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Water Villas, (58 sqm) are like the Jacuzzi Water Villas with an indoor (not a partial open air) bathroom and a whirlpool bathtub (not an outdoor Jacuzzi for two)
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(86 sqm) are located over-the-water, in the lagoon…a short walk along your private jetty to this secluded hideaway with a private walled-in outdoor area featuring a Jacuzzi for two “under the stars”, a wooden sundeck, chaise lounges, a shaded area, tropical plants, a private sundeck with stairs into the sea and the most magnificent views of all…
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Cooking & Cocktail Classes
It’s your turn to be a Chef and experience the richness of Maldivian cuisine. Our culinary team will teach you all techniques and give you advise to make mouth-watering dishes to impress your family and friends back home.
In-Villa Dining
Wish to stay in bed a little while longer? No need to rush for early breakfast in the morning or lunch and dinner on the dot! Order a delicious luxurious meal at your leisure at any time of day, served in the comfort of your villa as you revel in the stunning view of your balcony.
Romantic Beach Dining
Savour an exquisite intimate meal with your special someone beneath the starlit Maldivian skies, surrounded by the soothing sounds of the ocean waves at a beach location of your preference.
All Inclusive Plus Package
Veligandu Island Resort & Spa offers one of the best value for money all-inclusive packages in the Maldives. Opt for a more relaxed and carefree holiday of your dreams with our All-Inclusive Plus package. Enjoy this excellent meal plan which includes the following benefits
Athiri Bar
Overlooking the turquoise lagoon, Athiri Bar is located on the beach at the northern end of the Island.
Thundi Bar
Sip your favourite drink as you soak in the lovely views at our stylish main bar that is set on the beach.
Dhonveli Buffet Restaurant
The main restaurant, where you enjoy "all you can eat" buffet style meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner, a variety of international and regional cuisines to please everyone´s taste.

Sunday night dinner is Maldivian night with a themed menu and waiters in traditional dress.

Sunday breakfast welcomes you with complimentary Sparkling Wine.

The buffet lines include live action cooking stations where food is prepared to your order. Soups, breads and desserts are homemade and the fresh, tropical fruits are delicious. Your waiter will seat you at whichever available table you prefer and will make you feel welcome and at home with his friendly and attentive service.

The Restaurant is divided into 3 separate dining areas, in the traditional open - air style with sand floor and thatched roof. There is also outdoor seating on a wooden deck. Guests with special dietary needs should advise us, beforehand.

Dress can be very casual. Many guests are barefoot. Bathing suits may be worn for breakfast and lunch as long as women wear a cover-up or sarong and men wear a short sleeve polo shirt (not sleeveless). Shorts and short sleeve polo shirt (not sleeveless) are customary for dinner or you can dress up as you wish.

Breakfast: 0800 - 1000
Lunch: 1230 - 1400
Dinner: 1930 - 2130
The Madivaru Restaurant
Featuring fresh, grilled seafood and prime beef.
Located on the west side of the island.
Reservations recommended.
Hours: 1930 - 2130.

The Snack Menu
Served at the pool and at the Thundi Bar.
All Day Dining Menu: 1230 - 1730.

Room Service
Treat yourself to a special Champagne Breakfast for two.
Hours: 0730 - 1100.
All Day Dining Menu: 1230 - 2100.

Beach Dinners
There is no more romantic setting than "under the stars", either beside the Madivaru Restaurant or on the Sand Bank, weather permitting.
Hours: 1930 - 2130.


Facilities and Activities

Duniye Spa
At Veligandu Island symbolizes a space of complete sensory haven, where time is left at the door and a new journey begins. Harmoniously designed in the turquoise lagoon, our Over-Water-Spa offers the perfect environment to sooth your body, stimulate your mind and strengthen your spirit.

Imagine a deep sense of calm, joy and serenity, a feeling of contentment and happiness.

Experience the balance between inner and outer beauty, between that which is visible and that which lies within.

At Duniye Spa your needs and concerns are in good hands; genuine care, acute attention to detail paired with customized and excellent service ensure that you will enjoy pleasure and maximum benefits with each treatment, treasuring each moment every day!

Holistic spa services with exclusive product lines, Pure™ and [comfort zone], are designed to calm, relax, rejuvenate and nourish body, mind & soul. Latest scientific research and development ensure that our products deliver a high performance spa experience with outstanding results.

Let the skilled therapists take you on this rejuvenating journey to cheerful relaxation and well-being.
Swimming Pool
Scuba Diving Facilities
24-hour room service
Gift Shop
Beach Volley
Badminton Court
Sunset Cruise
Table Tennis

Getting There

Veligandu Island Resort, surrounded by a beautiful lagoon, an excellent house reef and long stretches of white, sandy beach, is the only Resort on the island of Veligandu, North Ari Atoll. It is 600 meters long by 150 meters wide, about 22 acres. Your seaplane transfer from Ibrahim Nasir International Airport is a scenic, 20 minute flight.