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Velidhu Island Resort

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Newent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2016

just got back from a week's honeymoon at velidhu, our first visit to the maldives. seaplane transfer from male was fun- dress cool its very hot!!! met at the jetty by paul the manager, then taken to reception for a cool towel and cold drink. escorted to our room (over water bungalow) by the porter. we had room 211, which...

2Thank pashypants
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Rooms are excellent huts, with nice bathrooms, air conditioning and a porch are with seats, a table and a hammock which faces the gorgeous blue ocean and the reef. The island has a great restaurant, exotic sealife and excellent trips to be taken.

4Thank triangleconverse
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Third time visitor to Maldives. Family of four staying in a beach villa, and we where a little worried about some of the early remarks. After having stayed there I must say that they were quite unfair. Some disconnect between staffs around the Island (reception vs the rest) & So many mosquitoes & rats all over the island was perhaps...

4Thank Rebecca D
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Bit late in writing this as we went in September 2014. So will keep it short. Flew with British Airways and all was ok, smooth journey and good service. Arrived in Male where we had a Sea Plane Transfer to Velidhu Island. Upon arrival at the island we were greeted by a manager who walked with us to reception where...

1Thank SnorkelQueen7
Reviewed 22 February 2016

We have been to Maldive a few times, a long time ago. We like small simple typical islands, not too expensive, with good snorkeling and diving so this is why we chose Velidhu. We spent 10 wonderful days and were very happy with our choice! Our children (14 and 11) loved it too. When you decide to travel to the...

4Thank YaelSwitzerland
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2016

I feel sorry for the people who have given this resort poor reviews - obviously something went amiss. This island was pretty much as we expected, having been to similar islands before. There are a few criticisms, but overall had a great experience. First of all, the beach bungalows are in need of updating, as most of them are looking...

5Thank Tony B
Buckingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 February 2016

We have just returned from 10 nights in Velidhu and we had an amazing holiday - we needed to "switch off" and it was above our expectation - there is nothing fancy about the Island but the rooms are comfortable, staff attentive and we couldn't of been looked after better. The house reef was incredible , we saw different fish...

1Thank Ukvisitor2016
United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a brilliant two weeks in Velidhu. We had a beach villa which had recently been refurbished (no 122 by the sea plane jetty), it was kept spotlessly clean by our room boy and was comfortable. There are no TVs in the room and plug sockets are the UK type. We snorkelled every day, the house reef is...

2Thank Sunandseainparadise
Reviewed 24 January 2016

I choose this place for my honeymoon, but I made a terrible choice. The island is very beautiful, but in wrong hands. The rooms are not very well equipped and the furnishment is very old, the staff not friendly, you must pay them all the time to receive a proper service and the food served was of poor quality, with...

3Thank Paul R
Northants, UK
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

I spent about 5 days here and as a place to relax it is a good choice. It is mid-range so don't expect luxury. The place is a bit tired and the water bungalow I stayed in had seen better days. It was definitely in need of a refurbishment. The food was OK, again mid range so don't expect gourmet...

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  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Velidhu Island Resort

Address: Avi Island
Region: Maldives > Alifu Atoll > North Ari Atoll > Velidhoo Island
Price Range: €285 - €1,037 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Velidhu Island Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 80
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Velidhu Island Hotel North Ari Atoll
Hotel Velidhu Island
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“Choose another island”
jeannette575, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a renovated bungalow”
  • Honeymoon welcome
  • Private beach section
fab_mat12, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Some cottages on island had a good sea view, of course, water bungalow had a great view”
NataliaBE, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Overwater bungalows are far from restaurant”
enginersoz, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“make sure you have a refurbished room, otherwise the cost of the rooms are expensive.”
dawnali, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
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