'La Dolce Velaa' 10th Anniversary Celebration
Culminating 10 glorious years of Velaa with a sublime celebration of art and music!
Gingerbread House Unveiling
Join us this festive season for the unveiling of our annual gingerbread house!
Christmas Eve Cocktail Party & Gala Dinner
Starting our festive celebrations off with an intimate gala dinner on Athiri Beach, complemented by the vocal talents...
A very special guest arrives on our shores this Christmas, look to the skies over Athiri Beach for a surprise!
Jazz Under The Stars
Ease into an evening of musical wonder under the stars on Athiri Beach!
Velaa Beach Barbeque
A relaxed beachfront affair with an the extraordinary vocal performance and delicious display of barbeque delights o...
'Ticket To Fabulous' Velaa's NYE Celebration
A captivating crescendo to 2023 as world-class performers from around the globe come together for this year's 'Ticket...
Little Italy on Athiri Beach
Joining us for one night only as Bandakadabra bring the very essence of Italy to Athiri Beach!
Chinese New Year at Velaa
Celebrate the year of the Dragon across our picturesque shores this Chinese New Year!
Recognised as the '2023 World's Best Hotel' by Boutique Hotel Club
Posted November 8th
We are overjoyed to have been recognised as the 2023 World’s Best Beach Hotel by the Boutique Hotel Club for th...
Indian Ocean's Leading Private Island Resort 2023
Posted October 17th
For the fifth consecutive year, Velaa is delighted to have been awarded Indian Ocean's Leading Private Island Resort ...
All-new Armstrong A-Wing Wingfoil
Posted July 9th
The latest addition to our already extensive water sport range, the all-new Armstrong A-Wing Wingfoil!
Aragu Awarded 'Wine Spectator's 2023 Best of Award Of Excellence'
Posted June 27th
For the second year in a row, Wine Spectator has awarded Aragu Signature Restaurant the 2023 Best of Award of Excelle...
Eveylaa Wellbeing is Unveiled
Posted May 26th
Unveiling our vision for holistic wellbeing where cutting-edge technology meets the ancestral art of touch. Introduci...
New Game Room at Velaa
Posted February 15th
In need of a break from the sun? We have you covered with the unveiling of our new Game Room!
Raalhu Joins our Fleet
Posted February 3rd
Introducing an all-new adrenaline filled activity to our collection with the Super Air Nautique G25 Wake Surfing boat...
Turning over a new Leaf as we unveil FAIY Restaurant
Posted January 12th
We are thrilled to reveal a new restaurant concept, FAIY, focused on well-balanced and nutritious meals made exclusiv...
New Yoga and Pilates Pavilion
Posted December 15th
Enhancing our wellness offerings, we are delighted to announce the opening of our new and improved yoga and Pilates ...
New State-of-the-Art Biorock® Regeneration Project
Posted December 7th
Dr. Thomas J. Goreau and Thomas Sarkisian recently visited Velaa Private Island to spearhead installation of the new ...
Velaa Unveils An All New Beach Bar
Posted November 14th
Allow us to introduce our brand-new Beach Bar, designed for guests to enjoy delicious bar snacks and innovative cockt...
Indian Ocean's Leading Private Island Resort 2022
Posted October 8th
For the fourth year in a row, we are incredibly honoured to once again be awarded Indian Ocean's Leading Private Isla...
Velaa Receives Best Hospitality Hideaway Indian Ocean 2022
Posted August 12th
This year, Velaa was awarded Connoisseur Circle’s Best Hospitality Hideaway Indian Ocean 2022!
Awarded Best Wine Selection in Indian-Ocean 2022
Posted July 22nd
Velaa has been recognised by Haute Grandeur Global Hotel Awards as having the Best Wine Selection in Indian-Ocean 2022.
Velaa Receives Best of Award of Excellence 2022
Posted July 5th
Wine Spectator awarded our exquisite collection of curated wines the 2022 Best of Award of Excellence.
Night Golf at Velaa Golf Academy
Posted April 2nd
Bringing a visual and sensory twist to the standard game with night golf at Velaa Golf Academy.
Milan Houser Art Collection at Velaa
Posted March 13th
An exclusive collection of artworks by renowned Czech artist Milan Houser has been unveiled in the spectacular Suns...
Ameera Joins The Fleet at Velaa
Posted January 25th
Joining our extensive fleet, Ameera is now available to guests for private sunset fishing, dolphin cruises and more...
LOREEDUBOIS for Velaa Private Island
Posted November 20th
An exceptional collection of High Jewellery designed and crafted by Loreedubois for Velaa is presented at Velaa Priv...
World Travel Awards 2021
Posted October 23rd
We are proud to announce that we have succeeded in becoming the Indian Ocean's Leading Private Island Resort 2021
Padel tennis at Velaa
Posted June 22nd
Our active guests will be able to add even more activities to their holiday with the brand new exclusive padel tennis...
Aragu makes it into Asia's 50 Best Restaurants
Posted March 22nd
It’s a great honor to share that Aragu signature restaurant has made it into Asia's 50 Best Restaurants. Making it th...
Ulysse Nardin and Pomellato to Velaa
Posted March 2nd
From March 2021, Velaa will feature a collection of Pomellato jewellery as well as a curated collection of Ulysse Na...
First Fliteboard in the Maldives
Posted October 21st
Take a flight over the azure blue Indian Ocean at the ease of our brand new eFoil Fliteboard.
World Travel Awards 2020
Posted November 10th
Winner of Indian Ocean's Leading Private Island and Luxury Island Resort 2020
New Hammam in Nirolhu Private Residence
Posted November 27th
Hot and cold meets foam in this new exciting addition to Nirolhu Private Residence.
Winemaker Dinner with Chateau De La Tour and Pierre Labet
Winemaker Dinner with Chateau De La Tour and Pierre LabetRead more
Winemaker Dinner with Didier Depond and Tiano & Nareno
Winemaker Dinner with Didier Depond and Tiano & NarenoRead more
Little Italy with Mark Zitti e i Fratelli Coltelli at Velaa
Little Italy with Mark Zitti e i Fratelli Coltelli at VelaaRead more
Visiting Wellness Practitioner Dmitri Tkatchev
Visiting Wellness Practitioner Dmitri TkatchevRead more