Velassaru Maldives Hotel - Male Atoll

South Male Atoll, Male Atoll, Maldives, 20-02  show map
 5 stars
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Velassaru Maldives Hotel - Male Atoll

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking
Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Swim-up bar

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Picnic area/ Tables

Breakfast room

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Private swimming pool

Overview

Featuring a diving center, an infinity pool and a sundeck, the 5-star Velassaru Maldives Hotel offers 129 elegant guestrooms. The intimate hotel represents Chinese architecture in Male Atoll.

The hotel boasts stunning location not far from a mosque, a palace and a museum as well as parks and a lagoon. This property is set close to the white beach and offers outdoor chaise lounges, a beach bar and umbrellas.

Welcoming guests with barbeque grills, a picnic area and a library, the hotel is placed next to a stadium and restaurants.

Guests can reach Velassaru Maldives Hotel by car from Male International airport in 15 minutes.

Rooms

This hotel comprises of Private Beachfront Villa, Deluxe Bungalow and Villa that come with minimalistic décor as well as a balcony, wireless internet, flat-screen TV, a safe and a ceiling fan. Most of the rooms offer a beautiful view over the ocean. In-room self-catering facilities include a fridge and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

At the 24-hour restaurant guests can enjoy contemporary cuisine. Guests can savor cocktails, wines and tea in the coffee bar.

Services

Such facilities as a safety deposit box, a designated smoking area and a storage room are available on-site.

Relax

Velassaru Maldives Hotel also has babysitting and cribs for guests travelling with children. The property provides yoga classes, a gym and a fitness center along with water skiing, canoeing and scuba diving.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   129.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Private beach
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators

Sports & Fitness

  • Banana boat
  • Water skiing
  • Scuba diving
  • Wind surfing
  • Snorkeling
  • Sailing
  • Canoeing
  • Motor board
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Diving center
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Fitness center
  • Fishing

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Full board
  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Swim-up bar
  • Beach bar
  • Snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Cafe
  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Business services
  • Projector
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Private swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach chairs
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Entertainment
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Barbeque grills
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Library
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • Ocean view
  • Beach view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Dining table
  • Fan/ Extractor

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Outdoor shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Towels
  • Bathroom telephone

Bedroom

  • Pillow menu

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • International calls
  • CD player
  • Plug adaptor
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Velassaru Maldives Hotel - Male Atoll Male Atoll location
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Hotel Address:

South Male Atoll, Male Atoll, Maldives, 20-02

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City Center
  • Male Atoll
    10.1 km
Airports
  • Male International (MLE)
    12.9 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    129

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Rooms and availability

Velassaru Maldives photos Room
Villa
Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed
Size: 112 m²
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Double Water-villa

Room facilities
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    Deluxe Bungalow
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 70 m²
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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      Velassaru Maldives photos Exterior Beach
      Private Beachfront Villa
      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 96 m²
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Velassaru Maldives Hotel - Male Atoll Male Atoll location
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        Hotel Address:

        South Male Atoll, Male Atoll, Maldives, 20-02

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Male Atoll
          10.1 km
        Airports
        • Male International (MLE)
          12.9 km
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          129

        Hotel Awards

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        Velassaru Maldives Location

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        Local attractions

        • Duniye Spa - 10.0 km
          Champa Building, 3rd Floor, Male
        • Hukuru Miskiiy - 10.6 km
        • Grand Friday Mosque - 10.5 km
          Ibrahimee Magu, Male
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          129

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        Velassaru Maldives Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Velassaru Maldives

        Average guest rating

        8.6out of 10
        Superb
        Based on 78 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        7.4
        Value
        5.8
        Service
        9.6
        Rooms
        8.4
        Dining
        10.0

        Guest reviews

        • Couple
          8.8

          Wheather was nice and location also free internet access

          Food was poor

        • Family with children
          9.6

          Providing peace with no intrusions Not being overcrowded Doing a stealth room service without being noticed! Being extremely clean Having exceptional beach villas with the outdoor shower No mosquitoes Very friendly breakfast and room service staff (God bless them) Very smooth and unnoticeable management (Behind the scenes and efficient) Very safe Very fine and well-raked sand on all the ways and areas and beaches(Containing no broken corals or sharp objects) making it possible to go barefoot for the entire stay Underwater camera very useful Free snorkeling gear were perfect The DVD library was perfect The towels were of perfect quality The Air conditioning was really efficient Valassaru is perfectly safe for children The spa is nice and very clean with kind staff

        • Older travelers
          6.2

          Everything is pleasant like most Maldives' hotels, short of special features and surprising touches. Their water and sand are the gift from god.

          Food is below expectation with cheap ingredients used and you have no choice but to pay high price for them.

        • Family with children
          10.0

          swiming next to baby sharks, had an amazing tan.my son 17months had a blast swiming & running after the birds

        • Couple
          8.4

          It is a beautiful resort, limited number of people on the island and great for privacy with the way they have designed the beach villas. Very relaxing and the service was great.

          The food was very expensive with an average spend of $ 150 per person per day just for food, it seems that they take advantage that there is no other option but to eat at one of the half a dozen food outlets thay have on the island and charge way over the top for it. Also the lack of evening entertainment but overall great place

        • Family with children
          9.6

          We had a villa on the beach on west side of the island which for us was the best option and really was excellent. The children enjoyed a lot to swim ,very easy for us to survey them. The beach and water was exactly like in the pictures. Perfect sensation when wake-up in the morning with the sea view just in your eyes .Very comfortable to be in 30 second from your bed in the sea water. Very nice staff.

        • Couple
          10.0

          The Velassaru team is amazingggg.... They made all the difference. Any and every staff who passes by is smiling and greeting. You can tell they are genuine and welcoming. It was the best experience we've had till date. They esnure that you are comfortable and we did not have to make much effort when requesting for anything. The island is clean and very well maintained, so was our Water Bungalow.

          There isnt anything we didnt like though i did hope for a slightly more extensive food menu and wish the island was bigger in area since it was so beautiful!

        • Family with children
          7.8

          The staff were very friendly (in particular the supervisor named "Didi") and accommodating. The deluxe bungalow was luxurious, spacious and loved the outdoor shower situated amongst real greenery (cleverly brought into the bathroom.) Amenties were plentiful and well-kept and the island had a variety of fine dining to meet dietary wishes!

          A fair bit overpriced - was expecting to be at least half board at the price paid instead of just bed and breakfast. The most overpriced service was the spa. Other negative comment was that the nighttime entertainment was very limited and infrequent!

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          岛整体风景非常美,游泳池设计非常独到。 The view of swimming pool is great. The place (deck) to enjoy the sunset is wonderful (with music and services and comfortable chairs which design is unique). (看夕阳的酒吧视野非常开阔,环境气氛非常好,有音乐相伴。) Room is quite clean and comfortable. Not far away from Male (25 min boat), good for old people to travel. Staff are very kind and nice, greeting and smile whenever meet you. Many restaurant of different taste and style (Southeast Asia, European, Buffet...). Speical sand chair and services for romatic couples (creative idea). Provide enough drinking water (two big bottles) for daily use.

          Too many mosquito and bite people heavily especially outside.(岛上美国花蚊子特别多,咬人很凶,甚至隔着衣服叮人,必须采取各种防蚊手段。) Sense of safety of diving center seems not enough for tourist. (Suggest to give more explain when people have certain concerns eg. not good weather, shark...) (出海时一方面听取潜水中心人员判断,最好也同时参考自己对天气状况的判断,天气不好尽量不要冒险出行。) No telephone info in the room card holder (Couldn't call to get the support in case emergency when out of the hotel). Toilet and shower is outside the room (need to deal with mosquito). Room is a bit dark. Swimming pool can't be used after 6pm. The notice card ("don't disturb", "clean the room") easy to be blew off.

        • Family with children
          9.2

          Very friendly sraff, amazing sandy paths all aruond the island

          The only thing we didn't like was the process of pre-paying for our stay - sending scanned credit card detalis via e-mail, which is absolutely unsafe. Actuaqlly that's the first time we were asked to do such a thing, although we do travel a lot around the world

        • Couple
          10.0

          amazing resort i strongly recommend stay 3 or 4 nights there.

        • Single
          8.8

          It is just close to Male which would be convenient. Water and sand are good.

          Transportation cost is too high for the distance and it was not mentioned in the booking that they were going to USD120 for a 2 x 20mins boat trip.

        • Group of friends
          9.2

          We were three ladies in our early thirties looking for a comfortable and relaxing trip. Velassaru Maldives was the best place we could've chosen. The staff was extremely helpful and friendly and even though the resort was at full capacity, we were made to feel like we were the only people at the resort. We had chosen different treatments at the spa and they were all spectacular! There was an abundance of activities to choose from (diving, snorkelling, dolphin excursion, water activities and much more). Even though the Maldives is generally known as a honeymoon hotspot but there were quite a few families enjoying their time at Velassaru Maldives. The resort had four restaurants which we could enjoy dinner at. We started and ended our trip with a dinner at the very delicious Teppanyaki restaurant. We had stayed in a deluxe bungalow which was perfect. It was conveniently located close to the beach, the pool, the reception and the outlets. There was also an outdoor shower which was a lovely experience. We had an hour to spare between check out and catching the boat to the airport so the staff offered us a delicious goodbye cocktail on the house. A very sweet and thoughtful gesture. In general, it was an extremely memorable trip which I wish I could turn back time on to relive.

          I really have no negative comments to say about Velassaru Maldives. There were a few families who allowed their children to go haywire and cause a bit of disturbance but I suppose this is something the families should work on and is not Velassaru's fault. The drainage system in the bathroom was a bit noisy so any trip to the restroom in the middle of the night may be a slight annoyance to any lightsleepers in the room. The breakfast buffet was delicious and rich but after four days, we had gotten bored of the monotony and was hoping there was something different we could choose from.

        • Family with children
          5.0

          Globally i'm satisfied with everything but I put "average" because my expectation would so high compare with total cost. I got indulgence which was good for my family. But I don't want to recommend you even hb or fb because the price of restaraunt is not expensive... It's reasonable vs quality and service.... The food quality was great... 3 main restauraunt were fantastic.... And Chris(Kris) who is working in sand,,, his service was great.... Thanks again Chris.

        • Couple
          7.8

          Air conditioning in the spa is just at your face if you make it together in one room.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Velassaru Maldives Hotel - Male Atoll Male Atoll location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        South Male Atoll, Male Atoll, Maldives, 20-02

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Male Atoll
          10.1 km
        Airports
        • Male International (MLE)
          12.9 km
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          129

        Hotel Awards

        MaldivianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedMale AtollVelassaru Maldives

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Spa Hotels in Maldives

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