Velaa Private Island is the realization of a dream, creating a beyond luxury ultra-exclusive boutique hideaway.

This unique destination was developed to embody the very best of this unique archipelago, bathed by azure skies in the aquamarine waters of the Indian Ocean.

The origins of the name of this private retreat stem from an elegant fusion of Maldivian culture with contemporary luxury, meaning “Turtle Island” in the local language – named after generations of sea turtles that have flocked here to nest and hatch. Velaa Private Island is just under 20 hectares in size, around half a kilometer in either direction, providing both exclusivity and privacy. At one with nature,
each of the private retreats is built using local materials, combining contemporary flourishes with interiors designed for sensory exploration. Generous terraces and sultry gazebos are positioned to maximize shade, breeze, views and privacy, allowing for total immersion in nature.

Beach Villas, Houses & Residences

Destination Dining is a unique concept on the island whereby guests are entertained exclusively in a variety of stylish and distinctly different settings, both on and off the island with creative menus and entertainment, ideal for special occasions.

As far as activities on the island go, there is something for everyone! Veela offers a golf academy, spa treatments, as well as an array of water sports, from paddle boarding, to diving, seadoo scooters, jet skiing, kayaks, windsurfing and more.

If you’re one to keep up with the trends seabobs are the latest and greatest in the watersport world, for cruising effortlessly on top or just under the surface of the water like a dolphin. If staying on the beach is more your thing Veela offers beach volleyball, a yoga pavilion, tennis and squash courts, and a football pitch.

Want to explore the Maldivian sea further? Experience the tranquility of Velaa Private Island surrounded reef and cruise the sea
with a traditional Bahtheli, meet the dolphins or jump for a snorkeling cruise and discovered abundant coral reef. There is also snorkelling, Sea Manta Encounter, Semi Submarine, Dolphin Cruise, Private boat hire, fishing cruises available.

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