93.0% Based on 2012 reviews TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 out of 5

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Hotel Description

5-star beach resort near Laguna Beach

Velassaru retreat

You'll be steps from Laguna Beach with a stay at this Velassaru resort.

Beachfront dining

This resort features an outdoor pool, an indoor pool, and a restaurant. Enjoy the fitness center and unwind at the beach bar and swim-up bar.

Deluxe Bungalow

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
$432 per night

Villa, Private Pool

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Villa, Private Pool, Overwater

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Villa

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Water Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Villa, Beachside

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

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About the Velassaru Maldives

Location Velassaru, Velassaru,

Property Features

Velassaru Maldives offers its guests an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, a steam room, and a fitness center. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a beach bar, a swim-up bar, and a bar/lounge. Public spaces have WiFi and wired Internet for a fee. You'll find a business center on site. The luxury Velassaru Maldives also features gift shops/newsstands, express check-in, and a safe deposit box at the front desk.

  • Dining venue
  • Bar on the beach
  • Bar by the pool
  • Swim-up bar
  • Bar or lounge
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Towels for the beach
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business facilities
  • Express check-in
  • Front-desk safe
  • Wedding services available
  • Gift shop
  • Bellhop

Internet

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired Internet access - surcharge

Transport

  • Airport: Male (MLE-Velana Intl.)
  • Parking:

Food & Drink

Vela - This restaurant specializes in African cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Etesian - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open daily.

SAND - This beach restaurant specializes in seafood and serves dinner only. Reservations are required.

Teppanyaki - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specializes in Japanese cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required.

Turquoise - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner.

Nearby Activities

An indoor pool and an outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a steam room and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Sailing on site
  • Water skiing on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Parasailing on site

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 02:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Guests must arrange transfers (surcharge) from Male International Airport to the property, which is 25 minutes away via speedboat. To guarantee transfers, guests must contact the property with their flight details at least 72 hours before their expected arrival. Please contact the hotel office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

A daily 24-hour transfer service is provided by the hotel.

Guests must pay the speedboat fee at checkout.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 12:00 PM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 100.0 per night.

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

The "Honeymoon Special" rate is valid for couples married within 6 months prior to arrival. Marriage documentation must be presented for each room booked on the honeymoon special rate, and must be presented to the hotel at check-in. If adequate marriage documentation is not presented at check-in, the hotel reserves the right to amend the rate.

Per property policy, privately owned boats are not permitted in the lagoon.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Please note, some room types at this property are not available when booking a stay with children.

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 100.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Hotel Velassaru Maldives
  • Velassaru Maldives
  • Velassaru Maldives Hotel
  • Velassaru Maldives Hotel South Male Atoll
  • Velassaru Maldives Laguna Beach Hotel
  • Velassaru Maldives Laguna Beach Male
  • Velassaru Maldives Resort
  • Velassaru Maldives Laguna Beach Male
  • Velassaru Maldives Laguna Beach Hotel

You should know

  • If entering the country requires a visa, the property may be able to help you with some of the supporting documents necessary to obtain one. The property may charge for these services even if you cancel your reservation. Any arrangements are exclusively between the property and yourself. For more details, you can contact the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services. For reservations, contact the resort before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.