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Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

We spent 7 days in velassaru for honeymoon , we really enjoyed but we feel bored sometime , there is no free activities ,, we spent more than 1000 $ .. The food is expensive , but we put that in our mind before .. We had one dinner free .. It was yummy ,, We always order for the...

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Reviewed 13 August 2014

Overall a good experience but marred by the sales assistants at the gift shop who refused to accept my US dollars due to it being "old". The sales assistant examined carefully every note, rejecting it if they are old, rugged and when she can't find any other fault, she told me she can't accept it cos it was printed in...

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1Thank Leonard H
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2014

A really lovely hotel, with beautiful white sands & crystal clear sea. Speedboat took about 25 mins from Male, so we were there in no time at all to be greeted by the staff waiting for us. After checking in we were taken to our Bungalow with pool, the first thing I noticed on entering was a stale smell of...

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2Thank bayshay
Hamburg
Reviewed 11 August 2014

We stayed in Velassaru for 13 nights in September 2013. Pros: - boatride from the airport is very short. - very friendly staff at all times - perfect beach and sand - except for the occasional cigarette butt that guests have left buried in the sand - which I don't blame the hotel for! - breakfast buffet - this was...

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4Thank leni25
Reviewed 8 August 2014 via mobile

Highly over priced and under serviced. No free entertainment , an average meal cost somewhere between 180$ to 200$ without any alcoholic beverage. You will spend a daily average of 800$ a day on food and one activity. In the Caribbean island you pay l/5th of this 4 day trip for a full 7 days with full board and daily...

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13Thank George W
Reviewed 6 August 2014

I have arrived on Velassaru resort on the 28th July and checked out on the 2nd of August 2014. The resort was beautiful and had good facilities. Unfortunatly I noticed that some guests were treated differently than others. For example, at arrival some guest were given orientation with visits to all the facilites in the resort, and others were given...

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9Thank Yousif A
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 August 2014

My husband and I stayed on Velassaru for our honeymoon and had an amazing time. We had a beach bungalow with a private plunge pool. We had thought about going for a water villa but they were so much more expensive and I love being on the beach. Very happy with our choice. The bungalow was very comfortable. We loved...

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4Thank Victoria S
Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Stayed for 5 nights from the 26th July and travelled with our 10 month old daughter. The advantage of living in the Middle East is that the flight is only four hours (so closer than when we go back home to the UK!) The service and the hospitality from the start to finish was top notch. We were well looked...

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2Thank Ben W
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Yes, expensive but worth the splurge. You get what you pay for! The first day, we stayed at water villa. Amazing room with amazing unobstructed view of the Indian ocean. I wouldn't recommend this villa for those who are sea sick. The villa kinda shakes a little due to rough waves at night. We moved to lagoon villa the second...

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1Thank Happymummy84
Sydney Australia
Reviewed 4 August 2014 via mobile

Amazing, photogenic location. We stayed in a deluxe bungalow, which was comfortable and might've rendered us perfectly happy if it weren't for the fact we were tormented by the sight of luxurious overwater villas over turquoise waters everyday we were there. However as we spent most of day outdoors and elsewhere we didn't regret our decision in the end to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
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  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury Undressed. Gentle sands leading you to the water's edge. Soothing vistas across the spectacular turquoise lagoon at sunset. Minimalist contemporary chic meets comfortable natural elegance in your own private hideaway. Five dining venues, each providing a taste of the exotic. Two innovative bars, the ultimate chill-out. Experiences that immerse you in local culture, underwater explorations that introduce you to our tropical marine world. Days and nights of simple indulgence. Step into the unknown. Welcome to Velassaru. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Velassaru Maldives

Address: Velassaru Island
Region: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > South Male Atoll > Velassaru Island
Price Range: €323 - €1,513 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Velassaru Maldives 5*
Number of rooms: 129
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Also Known As:
Velassaru Maldives Hotel South Male Atoll
Velassaru Maldives Laguna Beach Male
Velassaru Maldives Laguna Beach Hotel
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 of 5 bubbles jonatmille, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Bungalow with a Jacuzzi....153....quiet & near to restaurant !! Good !!”
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“If you have the money, choose the water bungalow, it boasts great views especially during sunset.”
 of 5 bubbles , 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
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“Over the water Villa with a Private pool?? Yes Please!”
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