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All prices include return transfers and personal service

Hotel overview

A gem of North Ari Atoll, the island is 600 meters long and 150 meters wide. There are 9 hectares of tropical gardens, coral sand and infinite pleasure. An unforgettable getaway is waiting for the guests from all around the world. Everyone will find suitable entertainment. Whether you are looking for privacy or loud parties, you can find each one here.

Resort infrastructure and peculiarities:

  • 91 overwater and beach villas
  • Tropical decor
  • Ultramodern facilities
  • Wi-Fi available in all rooms
  • 2 restaurants and 2 bars
  • Pool
  • Conference-room
  • First-aid station
  • Games center
  • Internet cafe
  • Souvenir shop
  • Tailor’s atelier

Resort restaurant and bars

  • Dhonveli Buffet Restaurant, a main island restaurant features all-you-can-eat buffet-style meals. In addition to the selection of international cuisine dishes, it offers homemade bread and soup of the day. The talented team of chefs is ready to create a dish according to your order, just the way you like it. On Wednesdays and on Sundays the waiters serve a complimentary glass of champagne. A special Friday night theme is Maldivian. An authentic island ambiance is noticed in everything, even the waiters’ attire. The working hours are the following:

Breakfast: 7:30 - 10:30 am

Lunch: 1:00 - 2:30 pm

Dinner: 7:30 - 9:30 pm

  • Madivaru A La Carte Restaurant is located on the west side of the island. You can dine indoors, alfresco or on the beach. Bookings should be made 2 hours before opening.
  • Thundi Bar offers favorite cocktails and aromatic coffee to create energy for the whole day or night. They also serve various snacks in case you feel hungry but your lunch or dinner at the restaurant is not ready yet. The bar is opened round-the-clock.
  • Athiri Bar is located on the beach in the northern part of the island and offers a splendid lagoon view. They serve an excellent selection of drinks for every taste. Admittance is for guests over12 years old. The working hours are from 10:30 am to 11 pm.

Duniye SPA

Spa center therapists will help you to relax and recover. With the best massage techniques, wraps, whole-body treatment, you will feel your body revitalizing and improving with every procedure. They use HealingEarth™ and PURE™ product lines developed in line with the latest scientific research and containing only the natural ingredients. Spa services are based on traditional and modern healing techniques from all over the world with an emphasis on regional Asia and Africa treatments. You can choose either a single or a couple package. The working hours are from 10 am to 8 pm.

Veligandu Island Resort & Spa entertainments 

Snorkeling and diving. You can enjoy snorkeling within house reef or order a trip to nearby Madivaru, Madivaru Giri and Rasdhoo reefs. You may encounter turtles and giant manta rays having a traditional Dhoni or speedboat trip. Scuba diving fans have a lot to explore in the atoll. Ocean Dive Centre instructors will show you the best diving sites. There are special offers for the experienced divers such as Big Blue, Night Dives and Full Day Dive Trips. If you are eager to improve your skills, the center can offer 19 certified courses and programs including but not limited to Deep Diver, Digital Underwater Photography, PADI Rescue Diver. Training is conducted in English, German, Spanish, French or Chinese. There are classes for children and amateurs as well.

Water sports. The resort offers numerous ways to enjoy water activities such as jet ski, sea-doo scooter, windsurfing, stand up paddling, wakeboarding, water skis, catamarans and kayaks.

Land sports. You can enjoy active in-land leisure such as volleyball, badminton, football. There are table tennis and football in the games center and a pool by the Thundi bar.

Live music entertainments. Every night on the island you can uplift your spirits accompanied by DJs, saxophone and piano players.

Wedding ceremony

What can be more exciting than an unforgettable wedding ceremony in the Maldives? It is only symbolic but not less festive. Everyone dreams about exchanging vows and tying the knot in the middle of the Indian Ocean. The islanders will organize a splendid ceremony with a bridal bouquet, wedding cake and champagne for you. You don’t have to worry; the resort will take care of all the preparations. You just need to put on your wedding attire. You may renew your vows at the island as well, even if you said them 50 years ago! Love triumphs over time!

Getting here: a seaplane transfer from the Velana international airport is organized by Trans Maldivian Airways "TMA" and takes about 25 minutes.

Accommodation: Veligandu Island Resort & Spa invites guests of all ages to Beach Villas. Children over 12 years can stay at Jacuzzi Beach Villas, Water Villas, Jacuzzi Water Villas and Sunset Jacuzzi Water Villas.

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  • 1 Bedroom: sleeping area is separated from living area with a door

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Transfers Terms and Conditions

  • Seaplane transfers are available during daylight hours only. 
  • Guests arriving at Male airport after 3:15pm are recommended to book a domestic flight in advance (depends on resort policy) or an overnight accommodation close by the airport to be transferred to the resort the following morning.
  • Guests departing Malé on an international flight prior to 09:00hrs will be transferred late on the previous afternoon. Accommodation can be booked in Malé at an additional cost.
  • International departure flights should be scheduled after 9:00 am. Departing guests will be transferred to the airport at least 3 hours prior to scheduled international flight departure with last seaplane departure from the island at 3:00pm.
  • Seaplane transfers are managed by a third party company thus it will be subject to availability and may be cancelled due to weather conditions or maintenance needs. In this case, guests may be transferred via Domestic flight (if route exists per each hotel) or guests will need to book an overnight stay in Male at guest’ additional expense.
  • In extraordinary circumstances, luggage may be transported by a later flight (policies & procedures as per TMA regulations). Resort does not take any liability for delaying the guest luggage due to these reasons. 
  • If a guest misses their transfer due to International flight being delayed etc. Guest may opt to pay the supplement for changing the transfer mode (ex: from domestic to seaplane, etc) and this is Subject to availability.
  • Neither WIOTTO nor our Destination Management partner nor resorts are held responsible for any delays or cancellations due to the local seaplane carrier or weather conditions.
  • Baggage allowance is 20kg suitcase and 5kg hand luggage. Excess baggage is chargeable at $5.00 per kg, payable at the airport.
  • International flights must be provided at least 7 days prior to arrival.
  • On departure, schedule of seaplane transfers will be communicated to the guest a night prior to departure from the resort. 
  • Seaplane may stop in 1 or 2 destinations where the time of journey may be extended and guest will be advised prior to take off on flight.
  • 100% cancellation will be applicable in case of no show or cancellation as per cancellation policy.
  • Prices are subject to change without prior notice in accordance with any increases in fuel prices and taxes
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