Maldives

Angsana Velavaru - South Nilandhe Atoll

Take a seaplane to a fairytale lagoon. Walk on fine sand the colour of icing sugar and feel it tickle your soles. Learn to navigate a coral reef and relish your Maldivian adventure with dolphins and turtles.
Live in ocean villas suspended over jewelled waters or stay in land villas with sublime ocean views – the choice is yours at Angsana Velavaru resort. Feast on Asian and Mediterranean cuisines touched with a hint of Maldivian flavour and unwind at our spa with our classic offerings to knead your tension away. READ MORE


The Angsana Velavaru offers a tranquil and relaxed setting where you can simply chill out and unwind. The island resort is approx. 40 minutes by sea plane from Malé International Airport.

Jazzy wall art, bursts of colour, quality furnishings and polished glass round up this villa experience. A charming hut with natural roofing, the villa has a prime beachfront address and is surrounded by breezy palm trees and ever-changing ocean breeze. Rest on outdoor loungers in the comfort of your villa veranda or dine al fresco depending on whim. The Beachfront Luxury Villa in the Maldives comes with a king-sized bed.

Beachfront Villa
Jazzy wall art, bursts of colour, quality furnishings and polished glass round up this villa experience. A charming hut with natural roofing, the villa has a prime beachfront address and is surrounded by breezy palm trees and ever-changing ocean breeze. Rest on outdoor loungers in the comfort of your villa veranda or dine al fresco depending on whim. The Beachfront Luxury Villa in the Maldives comes with a king-sized bed.

Beachfront Jet Pool Villa
Splashes of chirpy colour and eclectic wall art match modern furniture in this circled villa hut capped with a natural roof of dried fronds. This beachfront villa is a stone’s throw from the beckoning ocean and also features your very own jet-pool. Laze on the outdoor veranda loungers and read a good book or dine al fresco depending on whim. The Beachfront Villa comes with a king-sized bed.

Deluxe Beachfront Pool Villa
Sit on the verandah? of your attap-roofed hut as the day dissolves into evening and watch the lapping waves close up. A cheery hut with strongly coloured furnishings and vivid artwork welcomes you into its circle of life, with indoor and outdoor showers and a comfortable bedroom with cosy study and sitting areas. This villa allows you easy access to both ocean and lagoon and has a private garden with comfortable sun loungers for you to soak up the electric Maldivian sunshine. The Deluxe Beachfront Pool Villa comes with a king-sized bed.

Velavaru Villa
A ring-shaped hut with a tropical attap roof and bedroom door opening onto a wooden verandah spins you into a dizzying whirl of holiday island excitement. This villa has indoor and outdoor showers, access to both ocean and lagoon and a private bar to freshen your spirits even further. Dive and splash in the quiet of your very own In-Villa pool and get a tan on a comfortable lounger. The Velavaru Villa comes with a king-sized bed.

Angsana Villa
Vibrant colours of green, yellow, red and blue form a cosy nook in your villa backyard, where your very own pool and jet-pool await. The interiors hold a surprising contrast of loud colours to add verve to your In-Villa Maldivian experience. A daybed squats in a corner of the bedroom and gives you space to sit and dream beneath the window, while a separate living area is brightly furnished in a myriad of contrasting colours and lined with large glass windows. The Angsana Villa comes with a king-sized bed.

InOcean Sunrise Pool Villa
An ocean-suspended hammock, an infinity pool constructed over crystal-clear ocean waters, a huge bathtub set by glass walls allowing you an endless view of the ocean and a rooftop pavilion make this In-Villa experience absolutely extraordinary. The rooftop pavilion doubles as a sala for In-Villa spa treatments and a wooden poolside deck gives you space to sit and watch underwater life moving right under your villa. Spacious sunbeds give couples the chance for romantic privacy and families will love the enormous living space, built with full-length glass doors for natural sunlight.

InOcean Sunset Pool Villa
An ocean-suspended hammock, an infinity pool constructed over crystal-clear ocean waters, a huge bathtub set by glass walls allowing you an endless view of the ocean and a rooftop pavilion make this In-Villa experience absolutely extraordinary. The rooftop pavilion doubles as a sala for In-Villa spa treatments and a wooden poolside deck gives you space to sit and watch underwater life moving right under your villa. Spacious sunbeds give couples the chance for romantic privacy and families will love the enormous living space, built with full-length glass doors for natural sunlight and to wake up to the stunning views of the Sunrise.

InOcean Sanctuary Pool Villa
This overwater villa is a stunningly gorgeous example of prime Maldivian resort living. Jump into an infinity pool stretched right above the clear ocean waters, take a nap in an ocean-suspended hammock, suntan on a wooden poolside deck or catch some shuteye on the poolside sala sunbed, and have a spa treatment in the rooftop sala. Two vast bedrooms, one master bedroom with a king-sized bed and a second bedroom with twin beds, two bathrooms and an enormous living area with spacious dining area complete this majestic island palace. Spend time with family and friends while enjoying the novelty of living over the ocean.

Dive Centre
Angsana Velavaru is a secluded resort offering 30 diving spots for your exploration in the South Nilandhe Atoll. The resort’s PADI 5-star Gold Dive Centre is professionally managed and offers classes for divers of every experience level.

ANGSANA SPAVIEW
Sniff the air as aromatic essential oils such as frangipani and rosemary float through it in a relaxing treatment room at Angsana Spa Velavaru. Body treatments are freshly concocted and nimbly prepared right before being tenderly applied to your skin. Native ingredients are carefully picked before being mixed in fragrant and soothing concoctions, such as the Coconut Lime Body Polish and Avocado Nourisher Body Conditioner. The spa facility was recently awarded as the Best Luxury Beauty Spa in Maldives in the 2013 World Luxury Spa Awards.

Angsana Gallery
Bring home an impressive array of merchandise that include handicrafts, resort apparel and signature spa amenities. Pick and pack the items that most impress you and take them home to recreate the Angsana Spa experience.

Leisure Activities for Children
Bring your children to the Kids Club and let them glory in a day of fun and games. There is a wide range of indoor and outdoor activities at our family resort in the Maldives, from building sandcastles to t-shirt painting and treasure hunts to beach games.

Marine Lab
The Banyan Tree Maldives Marine Lab at Velavaru is dedicated to protecting coral reef ecosystems through research and conservation efforts. Animals that are part of local marine life, such as sea turtles and corals, are closely tracked and monitored. Diverse reef species are also protected through research and careful follow-up. You can play your part by attending a marine biology class or explore the coral reefs on a guided snorkelling safari. Take part in the resort’s coral replanting programme and plant corals in the lagoon.

Spa
Come to Angsana’s award-winning luxury spa in Maldives and steep your entire being in your preferred treatment therapy. Choose from different therapies using flowers and fruits and experience the best of eastern and western techniques combined to deliver you a sensational spa experience.

Water Sports Centre
Lovers of sea and surf will find much to be excited over at the centre. Windsurfing, catamaran sailing, wakeboarding, water skiing and canoeing are just some of the selections for you to pick from as you prepare for a day of aquatic activity.

With a variety of dining venues, everyone in your holiday party will be kept happy. Dine at the ocean-suspended Funa serving Maldivian seafood or eat till your stomach sings at Kaani’s sumptuous buffet spread and more. Have a romantic meal in your In-Ocean Villa. Tuck into a Maldivian feast while watching the sky change colours.