Anantara Veli

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Veli Maldives Resort, ideally located in the South Male Atoll, just a 30-minute speedboat journey from Male Airport, offer the perfect spot for a surfing escape.

Anantara Veli Maldives Resort has its own wave breaking right onto Dhoni bar and you can access it from land by walking down to the jetty and paddling out. A variety of waves are in close proximity, from peeling, playful rights to down-the-line left barrels with the furthest break to be a thirty-minute boat ride away from the resort. Tropicsurf offers expert guidance, water safety and coaching tips. One of the advantages of surfing from Anantara Veli is the wide range of experiences on offer, which cater to any level, from beginner to advanced surfers.


Anantara Veli is an adults-only resort for those seeking the ultimate romantic getaway or to celebrate special occasions with friends.

With a multitude of dining and leisure options, Anantara Veli offers something for everyone with multiple new immersive experiences, showcasing the beauty of the destination. Activities in the water include snorkelling with nurse sharks, diving, surfing and learning about the ocean and coral restoration projects with the resident marine biologist. For those preferring to unwind with less action, the palm-fringed islands are perfect for reclining to the gentle sound of waves lapping the endless white sand beaches or soothe body and mind at the Anantara Spa with a massage or spa ritual.


Discover the very best of paradise with Anantara Dhigu and Anantara Veli’s packages and special offers.

Receive exclusive benefits when booking direct:

  • Stay 5 – 6 nights and receive 50% savings on shared return transfers
  • Stay 7 – 9 nights and receive complimentary shared return transfers, one-time Dining by Design experience and a surf lesson
  • Stay 10 nights or more and receive all 7 – 9-night benefits plus USD 300 resort credit for dining and spa


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