Category: 5* Hotels
Location: South Nilandhe Atoll
Rooms Number: 121
Transfer Types: Sea Plane
The 500 m long and 200 m wide island is surrounded by idyllic lagoons and is located in the south Nilandhe Atoll (Dhaalu Atoll).
The international airport Male is approx. 146 km away, and can be reached in about 40 minutes by sea plane.
"Velavaru" means "turtle island" in Dhivehi, the national language of Maldives. Stay in a resort where you experience marine life at your doorstep.
Angsana Velavaru blends tropical lifestyle, the Maldivian island experience and the comforts of modern living.
The resort is uniquely Maldivian with "cajan" (coconut leaf thatched) roofs for island villas and sandy floors at the restaurants, bars and the lobby.This idyllic resort offers a large range of exquisite foods.
Other amenities include fresh water swimming pool, library, barber shop, fitness center, water sports center, spa. Internet with extra charge, and a wonderful wedding pavilion right on the beach.
Angsana Velavaru Resort FactSheet
Total 121 Villas, located across the whole island.
approx. 88 sqm (outdoor area approx. 55 sqm)
Detached bungalow with 2 living units, in perfect harmony with the environment, designed in lively colours, just a few metres from the idyllic sand beach. It offers half-open bathroom with shower/WC and separate outdoor shower, hairdryer, bathrobe, CD player, telephone, air conditioning, ceiling fan, mini bar, tea/coffee making facilities, safe, private garden, beautifully nestled within the tropical surroundings, an opportunity for „outdoor dining", sun terrace with sun loungers.
Beachfront Villa with Jet Pool
approx. 88 sqm (outdoor area approx. 55 sqm)
Same features as Beachfront Villa, also with jet pool (a type of jacuzzi).
Beachfront Pool Villa
approx.207 sqm (outdoor area approx. 162 sqm)
Same features as Beachfront Villa, detached bungalow with only 1 living unit, no jet pool, also with private plunge pool.
approx.175 sqm (outdoor area approx. 119 sqm).
Located one kilometer away from the island. Delicately perched on the edge of the azure-blue ocean.
Two storey villas. Offers the amenities of the Beachfront Villas.
Additionaly iPod docking station, Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access,Sofa and outdoor sun lounger, Hammock. Direct access to the sea. Boat shuttle to the island every 1 hour.
At Velavaru Island Maldives you will be indulged with international delicacies at:
Offers international cuisine.
A la carte which is situated over the water, serves seafood specialities.
You also have the opportunity to share a romantic dinner for two: dinner can be served on the beach on request.
Beach bar welcomes barefoot guests, which creates a very special holiday feeling.
Our rates include extensive breakfast buffet.
Halfboard includes breakfast and dinner in buffet form.
Fullboard includes breakfast, lunch and dinner in buffet form.
Entertainment & Excursions
lessons in marine biology.
For a fee: cooking lessons, trips to uninhabited and inhabited neighbouring islands.
Sports & Fitness
Inclusive: gym, beach volleyball, table tennis, darts, windsurfing, sailing, catamaran sailing.
For a fee: waterskiing, wakeboarding, banana boat, sea angling.
A professional diving school offers diving lessons (PADI) for a fee. Trip by dhoni boat 2 x daily to the private reef approx. 500 m away.
Beauty and Welness
The "Angsana Spa" offers pure rest and relaxation. Time stands still in he idyllic Angsana spa as you enjoy restorative treatments.
For a fee: massages, holistic treatments, facial treatments, aromatherapies.
Velavaru Angsana Spa
Ideal for Kids
Kids Club „Majaa" for children aged between 3 and 12, children aged under 3 must be accompanied by a parent or babysitter, open daily from 09:00-17:00pm. Many activities included.
Honeymooners get 1 bottle of wine and 1 basket with fruits on arrival at the hotel, 1 Angsana surprise present and 20% discount on selected spa treatments. Valid with a minimum stay of 4 nights.
Please inform with your reservation.
* Transfer is obligatory. Please provide your flight information (arrival and departure flight number and time).
* Seaplane transfer: The duration for sea plane transfer can be from 20 minutes till 1 hour time. No night transfer by sea plane is possible. Transfer by seaplane is available from 06:00 until 16:30, every day. If your arrival time at Male is after 15:30 or your departure flight is after 16:30 pm, you must stay one night in an airport hotel.
The maximum luggage allowance for this type of transfer is 20kg per person
Check in – Check out Information:
* Check in time: Your room is available for you from 14:00 on your arrival date. If you want to take your room earlier please arrange it upon arrival. For a guarantee early check in, you have to book one additional night.
* Check out time: You have to leave your room at 12:00 on your departure date. If you want a late check out, please arrange it with your resort’s reception desk. For a guarantee late check out, you have to book one additional night.
Meal Plan Information:.
** Same meal plan must be booked for all travellers in the same room.
** Same meal plan must be booked for entire stay.
** If you have booked your accommodation with BB, HB or FB please note that drinks are not included.
BB = Bed and Breakfast Drinks not included unless mentioned.
HB = Halfboard. Breakfast and Dinner(drinks not included unless mentioned). A lot of the resorts give you the possibility to change dinner to lunch. Please contact the reception.
FB = Full board. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner(drinks not included unless mentioned).
ALL= All inclusive. Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner and a big list of alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks. A lot of resorts by All Inclusive Meal plan offer tea breaks and small snacks during the day. You can check details information at each hotel’s page.
** Infants under 2 years pay a fixed rate of USD 8 per night directly to the hotel.
** With effect from 01 January 2012, a new airport tax is payable by all passengers departing from Male. The charge is $25.00 per departing international passenger (age 2 years and above). The tax can be paid by cash or credit card direct at the airport of Male.
** Do not forget to check that your passports have all necessary information for the entrance in Maldives. More information you can find at:
Maldives Immigration Office
or contact Maldives consulate / embassy in your country.
** The rates you see in our Online Hotel Booking Engine and our website are only valid for reservations made through GUNA Travel Germany GmbH.
* Free nights Offer:Free nights do not include Bed Tax of USD8 per day and per person. This charge is payable direct to the hotel.
*** General Booking Conditions ***
For the booking following details are necessary:
1) Correct guests' names they way they are written in the passports
2) Arrival and departure flight details (flight number and arrival / departure time).
Deadline for changes and cancellations
* for reservations made at least 1 month before check in date there will be a deadline of 2 working days for changes or cancellations.
* for reservations made less than 1 month before check in date we can not give any deadline and full payment is required.
Change and Cancellation policy:
After the "free cancellation" deadline the following cancellation fees will apply:
Cancellation until 30 days before arrival: 30% cancellation fees of the total amount.
Cancellation between 29 days and 16 days before arrival: 50% cancellation fees
Cancellation between 15 days and 08 days before arrival: 65% cancellation fees
Cancellation between 07 days and 04 days before arrival: 80% cancellation fees
Cancellation between 03 days before arrival and arrival day/noon: 90% cancellation fees
Changes or cancellations after arrival date/noon or check in are NOT possible!
Payment policy for bookings made AT LEAST 1 month before check in date:
* Till the end of the cancellation deadline, we will need 30% prepayment of the total booking amount.
* The rest payment of 70% is necessary latest one month before check in date.
Payment policy for bookings made LESS than 1 month before check in date:
* Full payment is required at the time of confirmation
Payments are possible either by bank transfer to one of our company bank accounts in Germany
or through Credit Card (Master, Visa) with no extra charge.
The Hotel Voucher and the original invoice will be issued after receipt of the total payment.
* Valid for all room categories
Early Booking Discount
* Valid for reservations made up till 45 days before arrival
* Valid for all room types
* Valid for stay period 04.01. - 17.02.2015 and 26.02. - 30.04.2015
Honeymoon Special Offer
* Honeymooners get 1 bottle of wine and 1 basket with fruits on arrival at the hotel, 1 Angsana surprise present and 20% discount on selected spa treatments. Valid with a minimum stay of 4 nights. Valid for InOcean and Sunset InOcean Pool Villas.
* Honeymooners staying in Beachfront Villas, Jacuzzi Beachfront Villas and Deluxe Beachfront Villas get additionaly a discount up to 60% at the hotel price of the bride. A minimum stay of 4 overnights is required.