Angsana Velavaru, Maldives

Angsana Velavaru Maldives consists of 79 villas on Velavaru island and 33 exclusive InOcean water-villas. The island itself contains stunning land villas and is a magical island retreat. The newest addition are the outstanding InOcean Villas, built entirely over-water 1 km away from the island, accessible by boat. InOcean Villa guests enjoy the exclusivity of this overwater haven while having complete access to the facilities and services available on Velavaru island.

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GEO Information

Angsana Velavaru is located in South Nilandhe Atoll, some 146km and a 40-minute seaplane ride away from Hulhule Airport. It is one of only two resort islands in this atoll, boasting a pristine natural environment and peerless marine dive sites

  • Introduction

    Imagine an island thousands of miles away, with palm trees, golden beaches and a crystal-clear turquoise lagoon shimmering in the tropical sun. Imagine the warm sea breeze caressing your body, the most colorful fish darting in and out of stunning coral gardens, and a romantic picnic on the beach. Imagine the two of you, with all the time in the world to do as much or as little as you like….

    Angsana Velavaru Maldives consists of 79 villas on Velavaru island and 33 exclusive InOcean water-villas. The island itself contains stunning land villas and is a magical island retreat. The newest addition is the outstanding InOcean Villas, built entirely over water 1 km away from the island which is accessible by boat. InOcean Villa guests enjoy the exclusivity of this over water haven and in addition have complete access to the facilities and services available on Velavaru island.

  • Kuredi

    Open all day, Kuredi is the perfect intimate setting for sundowner cocktails before dinner and a relaxing spot for quiet snacks before heading for the glorious beach. Take in the alluring Maldivian sunset before proceeding to one of the other dining outlets for a dining experience that is second to none.


    Funa, which translates as Poon Wood, embodies the best of a lively seafood grill and restaurant. Infused with rich Maldivian flavor, the restaurant boasts an additional menu of fine oven-baked pizzas. Built over water and featuring full ocean views, Funa is transformed into a fine dining establishment with candlelight in the evening. An irresistable invitation to romance, as night dawns on the sheltering Maldivian sky.


    Kaani melds the best of cosmopolitan cuisines which are served throughout the day - starting with a Western buffet breakfast, and followed in style with a diverse palette of lunch and dinner options, featuring an inimitable Asian twist.


    An Italian gourmet restaurant and bar offering unrestricted views of the Maldives horizon, located over the water catering exclusively for InOcean Villa guests.

  • Marine and Diving Center

    Surf the ocean waves with a leisurely stint in water sports and marine exploration at the Marine and Diving Center. Learn windsurfing, scuba diving, snorkeling, canoeing or skim the waves in a catamaran.

    Embark on an underwater adventure at some of the most intriguing dive sites in the Indian Ocean. Diving boats, course schedules and guided marine tours can be arranged.


    Dive into a world of marine life by exploring the colorful house reefs of Angsana Velavaru, which is just 10 minutes away by boat. A diving excursion at Angsana Velavaru is an adventure of a lifetime. As there are only two resorts in Dhaalu atoll, most of these dive sites remain largely unexplored. The Dive Center conducts regular boat dives every morning and afternoon to 30 different dive sites within an hour's distance from Velavaru

    The Kids Club

    The Kids Club is created to entertain the children from the ages 3 to 12 years old in which a wide range of fun and activities for the children are on offer such as indoor games, outdoor activities, sand castle building, art/handicraft creation, beach games and much more. Use of the Kids Club is free of charge however small charges do apply for meals and special events. Children under the age of 3 are welcome when accompanied with a parent or babysitter.

  • Angsana Spa

    Angsana Spa places special emphasis on the use of aromatherapy and the sense of touch to pamper the body, mind and soul. It is conceptualised, developed and managed by the award-winning Banyan Tree Spa and promises to deliver standards of excellence that have become synonymous with the Banyan Tree brand. Angsana Spa embraces the contemporary, holistic and non-clinical tropical garden spa concept.

    Dedicated to inner wellness and sumptuous relaxation, the Angsana Velavaru spa complex comprises a full suite of spa baths, steam rooms and outdoor showers. Sample Angsana Spa's award-winning blend of natural treatments in any of the nine spa pavilions and three treatment rooms.

  • Weddings and Honeymoons

    The magnificient dhoni-shaped wedding pavilion is the ideal venue for non-denominational wedding ceremonies. Walk down the aisle and exchange your marriage vows with the resplendent Indian Ocean playing host and witness to the dramatic occasion. You may also choose to have your special nuptials conducted in other less conventional settings - on the beach, underwater in our gorgeous housereef or on a secluded sandbank prepared for just the two of you.

    The pavilion is also a charming venue to entertain guests over a cocktail reception, dinner event or even host a corporate meeting. Imagine inhaling the fresh ocean air as you sink into your yoga posture - the pavilion can also be used for group yoga classes.



    Designed for the parents to unwind and relax, the Kids Club offers a range of daily activities for the little ones to enjoy on this beautiful island.


  • Superb In Ocean Villas

    We had a great holiday at Velavaru, staff fantastic and we upgraded for our last two nights to the IOVillas which were suberb. We would like to consider booking Ihuru for next January and if you think there is a good offer on over this year please let me know.


Rooms & Suites

Your much treasured privacy is guaranteed on this spacious 60,000 square meter island. Retreat into one of the villas where every need is catered to.

All villas are the peak of style and opulence. From private beachfront villas to deluxe over water villas dreaming, while through the doors lies a veritable expanse of luxury. Wake up to a sun-kissed view of the Indian Ocean and end the day with sunset that will take your breath away.

Sanctuary InOcean Pool Villa

The Two-Bedroom Sanctuary InOcean Villa is perfect for families and groups, offering a 27 square-metre private plunge pool, expansive living area and access to the ocean via a lower deck. The master bedroom houses a king-size bed while the second bedroom contains twin beds. Holiday in the Maldives with pure pleasure with every amenity

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Sunset InOcean Pool Villa

In one of the 11 Sunset InOcean Pool Villas, guests enjoy a 27 square-meter private plunge pool, circled with private pool deck and sun loungers. The spacious villa includes multiple entertainment amenities, with a lower level Thai sala for Banyan Tree Spa indulgences, and access to the ocean for an up-close experience of the rich Maldives

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InOcean Pool Villa

Be pampered by a personal villa host in one of 20 InOcean Villas. Each room is surrounded by spectacular ocean views, overlooking an outdoor infinity pool enclosed by a private pool deck. The air-conditioned bedroom features a king-size bed while a plasma TV and DVD player allows for premium in-room entertainment. The InOcean Villas are

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Angsana Villa

A sumptuous abode fit for royalty, the Angsana Villa extends over an expanse of 473 sqm and is a combination of four villas. It sits regally on its own private strip of beachfront and features separate living, dining and lounge areas. Exquisitely enhanced by an open-air jetpool and private pool, grandeur effortlessly seeps from every corner

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Velavaru Villa

The opulent Velavaru Villa covers an expansive reach of 323 sqm and is the perfect choice for those who wish to vacation in style with their friends and loved ones. Sprawling indoor and outdoor day areas are an unparalleled choice for days spent in quiet solitude and contemplation. Villa facilities include: ~ Flat Screen TV ~ Stereo

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Deluxe Beachfront Pool Villa

The Deluxe Beachfront Pool Villa lets you indulge in the hedonistic comfort of an open-air private pool any time of the day. The bedroom opens onto a veranda where you can sit and relish the luxurious tranquility of your private garden. Relax on the sun lounger sipping on tall, cool drinks or curl up in the Maldivian swing with an engrossing

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Beachfront Jet Pool Villa

Featuring a glittering jet pool which is available for your private use all day, the Beachfront Jet Pool Villa is the ultimate abode for decadent lounging. Recline with the scenic splendor of the untamed ocean at your doorstep, while languid sea breeze lulls you into a gentle daydream. Villa facilities include: ~ Flat Screen TV ~ Stereo

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Beachfront Villa

The Beachfront Villa lends an intimate ambience with a sea-facing bedroom which opens onto an expansive veranda; giving you optimum views of the Indian Ocean. Unwind on the sun lounger with a cocktail in hand and feel the woes of the world evaporate with every sip. Villa facilities include: ~ Flat Screen TV ~ Stereo system ~ WiFi internet

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