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Velassaru Maldives

Overview

Velassaru Maldives, an award-winning boutique private island, boasts soft white sand and pristine seas. The lagoon, which is picture-perfect and beautiful, offers breathtaking sunset views. The shoreline is home to chic private hideaways. Five restaurants and two bars offer gourmet flavours from around the globe. Explore the teeming coral reefs, cruise out beyond the horizon, or just relax on the perfect Maldivian beaches.


Velassaru's multilingual staff is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. These guest services consist of 24-hour in-villa dining, laundry, photography, and medical care (resident doctor). Furthermore, Velassaru Maldives has a world-class spa with an infinity pool and treatment plan overlooking the lagoon, allowing guests to relax their senses.


Other amenities at Velassaru include tennis courts, water sports, a dive centre, and ice cream karts with complimentary ice cream scoops. Additionally, Velassaru is proud to display the work of the resident marine biologist, who works tirelessly to observe, conduct research, and educate. Their efforts contribute to the preservation of the Maldives' coral reefs and dive sites, as well as the formation of a research community. Velassaru Maldives is located in South Male' Atoll, just a 25-minute speedboat ride from Male' International Airport.

Starting From

$$$

Location

Velassaru , South Malee Atoll

Transfer Time

20 Minutes

Transfer Mode

Speedboat

Rooms

129

Distance from Airport

12.6km

Nearest International Airport

Velana International Airport

Accommodations

Deluxe Bungalow

Deluxe Bungalow

Beach, Garden

These comfortable Deluxe Bungalows are surrounded by the lush greenery of tropical plants and are situated a few steps away from the soft white sandy beach. Each Deluxe Bungalow is spacious with minimalist designs and vibrant accents.
Maximum Occupancy: 3 Adults & 0 Children OR 2 Adults & 1 Children
Total Floor Area: 70 m²
Features
  • Garden View
  • King-Size Bed
  • Open-Air Bathroom
  • Outdoor Rainfall Shower
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Deluxe Villa

Deluxe Villa

Beach, Garden

These luxurious Deluxe Villas are close to the white sandy beach, where you can indulge in the peaceful and panoramic ocean vistas. Your private garden is a perfect place to unwind and luxuriate under the warm tropical sun. The villas feature an open-air bathroom with a double vanity and an indoor and outdoor shower.
Maximum Occupancy: 3 Adults & 0 Children OR 2 Adults & 2 Children
Total Floor Area: 75 m²
Features
  • Garden View
  • King-Size Bed
  • Open-Air Bathroom
  • Double Vanity
  • Outdoor Rainfall Shower
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Beach Villa

Beach Villa

Beach

These Beach Villas are situated on the beachfront with direct access to the resort’s blue lagoon. The elegant teak-wood interior of these villas adds beauty for a comfortable stay. The villas feature an indoor and outdoor shower and a bathtub for a relaxing soak. For an energy boost, you can enjoy an aromatic cup of coffee from the Nespresso coffee machine inside your room. Each villa has a wine chiller where you can enjoy delicious chilled wine, setting the mood for a romantic evening.
Maximum Occupancy: 3 Adults & 0 Children OR 2 Adults & 1 Children
Total Floor Area: 96 m²
Features
  • Direct Beach Access
  • King-Size Bed
  • Open-Air Bathroom
  • Outdoor Rainfall Shower
  • Free Standing Bathtub
  • Nespresso Coffee Machine
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Beach Villa With Pool

Beach Villa With Pool

Beach, Pool

Enjoy a relaxing, comfortable stay in this spacious Beach Villa with Private Pool. Outside, you will find a private garden just a few steps from the powdery white beach. Each villa features two outdoor showers and an indoor shower, including a bathtub and double vanity. For an energy boost, you can enjoy a warm cup of coffee from the Nespresso coffee machine inside the room. There is also a wine chiller, from which you can have delicious chilled wine to create a romantic evening.
Maximum Occupancy: 3 Adults & 0 Children OR 2 Adults & 1 Children
Total Floor Area: 116 m²
Features
  • Direct Beach Access
  • Private Plunge Pool
  • Outdoor Shower
  • King-Size Bed
  • Open-Air Bathroom
  • Outdoor Rainfall Shower
  • Free Standing Bathtub
  • Nespresso Coffee Machine
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Water Bungalow With Pool

Water Bungalow With Pool

Water, Pool

You will find modern interiors infused with natural tones in these Maldivian-style over-water bungalows with a private pool. Staying here allows guests to experience panoramic views of the blue lagoon. There is a spacious terrace to relax and enjoy the warm tropical sun along the private pool that extends to the ocean. You can enjoy a warm cup of coffee from the Nespresso coffee machine or a vintage from the wine chiller found inside the room.
Maximum Occupancy: 3 Adults & 0 Children OR 2 Adults & 1 Children
Total Floor Area: 80 m²
Features
  • Direct Lagoon Access
  • Private Plunge Pool
  • King-Size Bed
  • Free Standing Bathtub
  • Nespresso Coffee Machine
  • Ocean Staircase
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Water Villa

Water Villa

Water

These Water Villas feature a spacious interior and a bathroom connected to a private overwater terrace. You could lounge on the terrace, enjoy the warm tropical sun, and feel the gentle breeze of the oceanic winds. The indoor shower and the bathtub come with spectacular panoramic views of the crystalline lagoon. Each villa is spacious interior lounge bathed in natural light. You can enjoy an aromatic cup of coffee from the Nespresso coffee machine or a nice vintage from the wine chiller inside your villa.
Maximum Occupancy: 3 Adults & 0 Children OR 2 Adults & 1 Children
Total Floor Area: 112 m²
Features
  • Direct Lagoon Access
  • King-Size Bed
  • Living Area
  • Walk-In Wardrobe
  • Free Standing Bathtub
  • Nespresso Coffee Machine
  • Ocean Staircase
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Water Villa With Pool

Water Villa With Pool

Water, Pool

These Water Villas with Pool feature a spacious interior and a bathroom connected to a private overwater terrace. You could lounge on the terrace, enjoy the warm tropical sun, and feel the gentle breeze of the oceanic winds. You can take a peaceful dip in the tranquilly of your private pool. The indoor shower and the bathtub come with spectacular panoramic views of the crystalline lagoon. Each villa is spacious, and the natural light guarantees a warm and comfortable stay. The villas are equipped with everything you need, including a Nespresso coffee machine and a wine chiller, to offer a comfortable stay.
Maximum Occupancy: 3 Adults & 0 Children OR 2 Adults & 1 Children
Total Floor Area: 112 m²
Features
  • Direct Lagoon Access
  • Private Pool
  • King-Size Bed
  • Living Area
  • Walk-In Wardrobe
  • Free Standing Bathtub
  • Nespresso Coffee Machine
  • Ocean Staircase
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Deluxe Villa With Pool

Deluxe Villa With Pool

Garden, Beach, Pool

The Deluxe Villa with Pool features a split-level interior for the lounge and bedroom. In the back, you will find an open-air bathroom where you can soak in your private plunge pool under the warmth of the tropical sun. The villa is equipped with everything you need, including a Nespresso coffee machine and a wine chiller.
Maximum Occupancy: 3 Adults & 0 Children OR 2 Adults & 2 Children
Total Floor Area: 110 m²
Features
  • Garden View
  • Private Pool
  • King-Size Bed
  • Living Area
  • Walk-In Wardrobe
  • Private Garden
  • Outdoor Rainfall Shower
  • Nespresso Coffee Machine
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Two-Bedroom Deluxe Villa

Two-Bedroom Deluxe Villa

Family, Garden, Beach

These Two Bedroom Deluxe Villas are perfect for a small family. It is close to the white sandy beach, where you can indulge in the peaceful and panoramic ocean vistas. Your private garden is a perfect place to unwind and luxuriate under the warm tropical sun. The villas feature an open-air bathroom with a double vanity and an indoor and outdoor shower.
Maximum Occupancy: 6 Adults & 0 Children OR 4 Adults & 2 Children
Total Floor Area: 150 m²
Features
  • Garden View
  • Two Separate Bedrooms
  • Two Separate Bathrooms
  • King-Size Bed
  • Interconnecting-Rooms
  • Open-Air Bathroom
  • Double Vanity
  • Outdoor Rainfall Shower
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Pool Villa

Pool Villa

Garden, Beach, Pool

These intimate Pool Villas are designed for a luxurious private getaway. The villa features a spacious split-level interior with a bedroom and a lounge area. The villa has an en-suite bathroom that features a private pool and an al fresco whirlpool tub. The personal butler service caters to your needs, and the intimate setting of the villa has a romantic ambience. The villa is equipped with everything you need, including a Nespresso coffee machine and a wine chiller.
Maximum Occupancy: 3 Adults & 0 Children OR 2 Adults & 2 Children
Total Floor Area: 175 m²
Features
  • Garden View
  • Private Pool
  • King-Size Bed
  • Open-Air Bathroom
  • Outdoor Rainfall Shower
  • Whirpool Bathtub
  • Private Courtyard
  • Nespresso Coffee Machine
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Resort Highlights

Facilities available in Cora Cora Maldives

  • Multiple Restaurants
  • Overwater Spa
  • Fitness Centre
  • Motorised Watersports
  • Non-Motorised Watersports
  • Scuba Diving
  • Excursions
  • Tennis Courts

Food & Drink

VELA

VELA

Main Restaurant

Vela's rich and varied gourmet buffet breakfast and international buffet dinner provide dining in a spectacular tropical setting. In the morning, you can enjoy a great spread at the gourmet buffet breakfast with a view of lush plants and a gentle sea breeze. In the evenings you can enjoy international buffet cuisine and live cooking stations. Enjoy the exotic flavours in a breathtaking environment.
Restaurant Type: International Buffet & All-Day Dining
Operating Hours
Breakfast: 07:00 hrs - 10:00 hrs Dinner 19:00 hrs - 22:00 hrs
Features
Live Cooking StationsInternational CuisineGourmet
ETESIAN

ETESIAN

Mediterranean Restaurant

Etesian is available for dinner and provides contemporary and authentic Mediterranean cuisine in an elegant restaurant setting. You can enjoy some elegant dining paired with fine wines and good company. The sophisticated menu was prepared for you with the best ingredients you can find in southern Europe.
Restaurant Type: Europe & Mediterranean
Operating Hours
Dinner: 19:00 hrs - 22:00 hrs
Features
Contemporary RestaurantMediterranean Cuisine
TURQUOISE

TURQUOISE

All-Day Dining Restaurant

The resort's all-day dining restaurant, Turquoise, has a continental and Asian-inspired menu. You can dine à la carte and enjoy fresh fruit juices. Enjoy the views of palm trees, soft sands, and the resort's stunning infinity pool in front of the restaurant. 
Restaurant Type: International Buffet & All-Day Dining
Operating Hours
Pizza: 12:30 hrs - 22:00 hrs Lunch: 12:30 hrs - 15:30 hrs Dinner: 19:00 hrs - 22:00 hrs
Features
All-Day Dining RestaurantContinental CuisineAsian Cuisine
SAND

SAND

Indian Ocean Restaurant

In this beachfront location, you can dine on Pan-Indian Ocean cuisine. You also have the option of dining from the chef's specialty menu. Sit along the water's edge and/or enjoy the serene Maldivian sunsets from one of the private dining pavilions. Feast on delectably presented Pan-Indian Ocean dishes or select an appetising meal from the chef's specialty menu.
Restaurant Type: South Indian
Operating Hours
Dinner 19:00 hrs - 22:00 hrs
Features
Speciality RestaurantSouth Indian CuisineSri-Lankan CuisineMaldivian CuisineCoastal Cuisine
TEPPANYAKI

TEPPANYAKI

Japanese Teppanyaki Grill

This amazing Japanese teppanyaki restaurant rests on the edge of the resort's blue lagoon. You can enjoy great sushi, sashimi, teppanyaki, grilled meats, and seafood. Watch in awe as talented chefs playfully chop and toss colourful vegetables, fresh meats, and fish.
Restaurant Type: Specialty Dining, East and South East Asian
Operating Hours
Dinner 19:00 hrs - 22:00 hrs
Features
Japanese Cuisine Teppanyaki Overwater Restaurant
FEN BAR

FEN BAR

Island Bar

Treat yourself to a delightful selection of Asian and European delicacies, perfectly paired with a wide range of red and white wines. Indulge in the comfort of plush, oversized daybeds, and beanbags as you savour their artistic cocktails. Dark wooden furnishings with tinges of bright neon add vibrancy in addition to the eclectic sounds played in this relaxing space.
Restaurant Type: Bar
Operating Hours
Daily - Small Bites: 11:00 hrs - 18:00 hrs Lunch: 12:30 hrs - 15:30 hrs
Features
Island BarLarge PoolCocktail MenuWine MenuLight Bites MenuShisha Menu
CHILL BAR

CHILL BAR

Sunset Bar

Order a delicious drink and some little bites at Chill Bar while watching the sun and the sunset. Nestled in a charming overwater oasis, Chill Bar serves delectable cocktails and light fare while you take in the brilliant blue waters stretching out to the horizon. Savour small dishes or tapas from all over the world. Sip a drink in the warm sun and celebrate the flawless sunset that happens every single day.
Restaurant Type: Bar
Operating Hours
Daily - Tapas menu 12:30 hrs - 18:00 hrs Lunch 12:30 hrs - 15:30 hrs
Features
Sunset BarCocktail MenuTapas MenuWine Menu
DESTINATION DINING

DESTINATION DINING

Private Dining Experiences

Velassaru Maldives has several private dining experiences, from romantic barbecue beach dinners to breakfast in the lagoon. You can request the resort to arrange a private dining experience anytime during your stay, subject to weather conditions. Dining is also available in villas, and each villa has a menu that you can browse.
Restaurant Type: Private Dining
Features
Private Dining ExperiencesFloating BreakfastSunset BarbecuePrivate Beach DinnerCandle-Lit DinnerCurated Menu DiningRomantic Experiences

Things To Do

WATERSPORTS

WATERSPORTS

Velassaru's watersports centre offers a large selection of water-based activities that can satisfy your need for speed. Whether you want to wakeboard and waterski or go for a more relaxing canoe ride, there is an activity here that everyone can enjoy.
Operating Hours
Big Game Fishing: 5:30 hrs - 9:30 hrs Sunset Fishing: 17:30 hrs -19:30 hrs
Features
Non-Motorised WatersportsMotorised WatersportsKayak (Single / Double)Wind SurfingKite SurfingStand Up PaddleboardCatamaran SailingWakeboardingWater SkiingFun TubingJet SkiingSnorkelling
SCUBA DIVING

SCUBA DIVING

Experience the magnificent aquatic wildlife of the Maldives, regardless of your diving experience. Scuba equipment and snorkelling gear are readily available, as are knowledgeable diving instructors. An astonishing underwater world is waiting for you beneath the shoreline. 
Features
Scuba Diving LessonsBoat ExcursionsGuided Fun DiveDiscover Scuba DivingSpeciality CoursesBubblemaker Program
EXCURSIONS

EXCURSIONS

There are plenty of great experiences you can participate in during your holiday. For couples, there is the romantic cruise at sunset, and the dolphin-spotting cruise is also a lovely shared experience. Guests who enjoy catching large fish can reserve a big game fishing excursion or opt for the traditional Maldivian Sunset fishing excursion, which is an excellent way to spend the late afternoon. In addition to this, there are snorkeling tours every day and sometimes at night, as well as excursions with a marine biologist. You can also arrange a trip to a private sandbank.
Features
Manta Ray ExcursionSnorkelling SafariSunset FishingRomantic CruiseDesert Island ExcursionsSandbank VisitDolphin SafariSunset CruiseVisit Local VillageRomantic Experiences
MARINE CENTRE AND SNORKELLING EXCURSIONS

MARINE CENTRE AND SNORKELLING EXCURSIONS

Learn about the Marine Centre's involvement in the coral plantation and explore the underwater wonders of the Maldives with the help of Velassaru's resident marine biologist and dive master. Restore nature's balance. It is critical that it be preserved for future generations. On a snorkeling expedition, explore the reefs and colorful tropical fish in the shallow lagoon around the Velassaru island resort. First-time snorkelers will receive both on-land and in-water demonstrations. Get ready for a variety of snorkelling experiences, both on the premises and in the surrounding area.
Features
House Reef Exploration with SeabobDolphin DiscoveryBlowholeBio Photo AdventureBioquestNight SnorkellingMarine Biology PresentationsTurtle Coral Tray Adoption Programme
WEDDINGS, HONEYMOONS AND ANNIVERSARIES

WEDDINGS, HONEYMOONS AND ANNIVERSARIES

A trip to Velassaru, just for you and your partner on your honeymoon, is something you will cherish forever. This tranquil and indulgent oasis will be a welcome retreat for guests celebrating their wedding anniversary or even to reaffirm what you know to be true with a renewal of vows.
Features
Wedding Package Honeymoon Packages Wedding Planning Private Dining Experiences Photography Service Romantic Experiences Renewal Of Vows
TENNIS COURT

TENNIS COURT

Enjoy bright skies and warm evenings all year long. Group and private tennis lessons are available from Velassaru Maldives in association with the Maldives Tennis Academy.
Features
Tennis Courts Tennis Instructors Training and ClassesTennis Academy
SPA

SPA

The resort provides soothing treatments in the quiet comfort of its overwater spa treatment pavilions, which have splendid views of the blue lagoon. Choose from a selection of spa treatments to refresh and rejuvenate your mind, body, and spirit. You can choose to have a traditional treatment with native ingredients or go for a soak in the overwater hydropool. The spa also organises sunset yoga classes three times a week on the main beach. Yogic disciplines help to improve your strength, induce relaxation, and make your joints more flexible. Leave the Maldives in good health and with a positive attitude.
Features
Massage Therapies Scrubs & Wraps Facials Manicure Pedicure Yoga Lessons Meditation

Policies

Check-in Time is 14:00 hrs on Arrival Day


Early check-in is based on availability. For guaranteed early check-in, an additional corresponding night will need to be booked at a full nightly rate.


Check-Out Time is 12:00 hrs on Departure Day


For late checkout, an additional corresponding night will need to be booked at the full nightly rate.