Why walls, when you’re staying on a stunning private island? Through your villa’s glass panes, you will see the shaded garden, the turquoise sea and your beach.You can dine anywhere. In your villa, on the beach, on a yacht. Your private butler will take care of everything. If you prefer the restaurant, choose between fine dining by a Michelin-starred chef and Japanese cuisine, all of it expertly paired with wine.Play golf, go for a ride on a semi-submarine or do some water sports. At Velaa your options are close to unlimited. Mostly you come here to relax and escape the world. This is a private island and it feels effortless when you completely unwind.
45 minutes by seaplane north of Male, the Noonu Atoll is very secluded yet also easily accessible. There’s excellent diving and snorkelling all around the atoll, however, the resort does not have its own house reef.
The 45 villas are designed around their outside space. Each has a private pool and terrace for lazy days in the sun. Many also feature outdoor baths and showers, with more extensive terraces overlooking the Indian Ocean.
Who is it for
Velaa Private Island has a hefty price tag but it comes with the requisite space necessary for any holidaymaker. It’s equally good for couples and families, with the kids club a relaxing bonus.
Amenities & Activities
A full variety of sports facilities accompany the crystalline beaches, including a gym, golf studio, climbing wall and full selection of water sports. On-site restaurants are creative and the wine cellar is probably the best in the Maldives.