Velaa Island at Maldives

Velaa Private Island Maldives_001Velaa Private Island at Maldives officially opened its doors in January 2014. Velaa Private Island promises to bring a new level of luxury to the Maldives, delivering a plethora of activities to create unforgettable private moments for all who visit. These moments that can be enjoyed in jaw-droppingly beautiful surroundings, leaving each guest feeling as if it is their own private island.

Submarine expeditions, diving, snorkeling, windsurfing and sailing are among the excursions available for those seeking adventure, and golf lovers can craft their game with the Troon Short Game Golf Academy, designed by Jose Maria Olazabal. Velaa Private Island features a My Blend by Clarins spa, one of only a handful in the world, offering exclusive My Blend facial products and body treatments by Clarins.

With three restaurants, two bars and one wine cellar, every palate is sure to be satisfied, run with the culinary consistency of Michelin-star chef Adeline Grattard from Paris . Velaa Private Island’s signature restaurant, Aragu, serves innovative cuisine in an elegant setting over water; here guests can enjoy vintage champagne at Cru followed by fine dining. Tavaru houses a Teppanyaki kitchen and makes up the centerpiece of the island: a visually striking ivory-white tower where live cooking and Velaa’s extensive wine cellar take centre stage.

There are 45 private villas inhibiting the island, including the Romantic Pool Residence that provides the ultimate private couples getaway, as the villa can only be reached by boat.

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