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Thelu Veliga Island Thelu Veliga Island See on map
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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30 Sep1 Oct
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from a magical 14-night honeymoon at the Drift Thelu Veliga Retreat. The biggest plus of this resort was the friendly and attentive staff - especially the barmen and the waiting staff. The culture of the resort came to fore by every...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2018

Firstly, we would like to thank Aminath Solith, reservations manager for making this reservation a breeze. Excellent job. We were greeted by your excellent staff and we knew what vibe we were going to get. Everyone was friendly, amazing and professional. They were attentive and...More

1  Thank AidilYacob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in a water villa at Drift Retreat for four nights in late August. I chose Drift because its small size and relaxed ambience appealed to me and I was just looking for some quiet time and relaxation. I got exactly what I hoped...More

2  Thank Joanne C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Choosing island resort in Maldives is not easy, with so many islands to choose from. We spent a lot of time researching, looking for a quiet, small island with no kids clubs, no evening entertainment etc, and in Drift Thelu we found a Perfect Match!...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at adrift for 9 nights in January and it was everything we wanted. We stayed in a Sea Villa right at the end of the jetty. The room was beautiful with a private deck, steps into the sea, a bathtub that looked out...More

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Drift Thelu Veliga Retreat is a boutique island paradise in the Maldives' southern Ari Atoll. With only 10 beach villas and 20 water villas, the intimate resort conjures up an illusion of being cast away on a ...More desert island. Locally inspired menus, natural spa treatments, incredible diving and signature Maldivian hospitality creates an unforgettable stay you will want to repeat year after year. The restaurant serves an array of Continental & Asian delights that would please everyone. Snorkeling on the reef as well as in various snorkeling points around the island is organized on a daily basis. Weekly excursions to the whale shark points are there for the adventurous. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$426 - US$1,292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Maldives > Alifu Atoll > Southern Ari Atoll > Thelu Veliga
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Tapikuche
5 August 2018|
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Response from Minnie503982 | Reviewed this property |
No they don't have either just the glorious blue sea at the bottom of your steps!
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sismyks
23 April 2018|
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Response from Minnie503982 | Reviewed this property |
We never needed shoes at all from beach villa number 4. Sandy but maybe just few bits of broken coral if tide brought in during night.
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maryie23
11 February 2018|
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Response from DanJames62 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, there were no sign of mosquitos at all when we visited in January.
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"Beach villas 7 or 8 offer the most privacy/quiet, and water villa 22 at the far end of the jetty for an..."
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"Sunset Side of the Water Villas for great sunset views."
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"Room 22 but be aware of the new premium rate of + $100 a night above water villa rates"
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"Beach Villa number 1 and 2"
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