Velaa Private Island – The Ultimate Bucket-list Destination for Missed Milestones

Velaa Private Island – The Ultimate Bucket-list Destination for Missed Milestones

Whether a celebration is in order for a big Birthday, wedding or honeymoon, Velaa Private Island is the ultimate bucket-list destination for missed milestones due to the pandemic. Nestled within the constellation of islands that form the Noonu Atoll in the Maldives, Velaa Private Island takes exclusivity to the next level with facilities and service that go beyond traditional resorts, making Velaa Private Island the ultimate destination to celebrate.

Velaa Private Island is the realization of a dream to create a ‘beyond luxury’ exclusive boutique hideaway in the Maldives, making it the ultimate bucket-list destination. The island resort comprises 47 private villas, houses and exclusive residences. While 18 of the 47 are built over water, the Romantic Pool Residence can only be reached by boat, allowing even more privacy and exclusivity, perfect guests wanting to go all out for their postponed honeymoon or anniversary celebrations.

A drop of splendor within the heart of the Indian Ocean, Velaa Private Island is an idyllic romantic backdrop for couples to exchange their vows. Marrying style, beauty and unparalleled service, this exclusive resort offers couples wonderful wedding packages, surpassing their wildest dreams for a truly magical and memorable day. Each package offers a range of traditional wedding inclusions, as well as a tailored array of luxury island experiences to suit every couple. From spa treatments at the brand new Velaa Spa and champagne from Velaa’s world-class wine cellar to romantic gourmet experiences at any of Velaa’s signature dining establishments, newlyweds can ensure they can fully enjoy their momentous day without a worry in the world. Catering for weddings of any size, the accommodation at Velaa Private Island is second to none.

Home to the standout fine-dining restaurant Aragu, managed by trusted and award-winning Head Chef Gaushan De Silva, Velaa Private Island is the only island in the Maldives home to a restaurant voted in Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards. Aragu at Velaa Private Island offers a fresh Asian twist on modern European cuisine by combining award-winning Chef Gaushan de Silva’s passion for culinary art with sustainable practices, using only the finest organic produce and carefully selected ingredients from around the world. An unrivalled dining experience and seating up to 36 guests, Aragu’s refined cuisine and bespoke tasting menus are perfectly complimented by a wine list created by Ibrahim Waheed, Food & Beverage Director. A culinary destination in its own right, Velaa Private Island also operates two other upscale restaurants, Tavaru and Athiri, two bars and the most exclusive wine cellar in the Maldives designed for the most sophisticated traveler in mind. Guests can also relax at Avi, Velaa’s poolside chillout and evening hangout where expert mixologists will create the perfect aperitif.

Arguably the most exclusive and luxurious resort in the world – Velaa Private Island invites fitness seekers to re-energize and fulfil their fitness ambitions whilst taking care of the mind, body and soul with their vast range of facilities. Mirroring Velaa’s passion for ultra-luxe personalized experiences, the program works with world class athletes and practitioners to tailor exclusive workshops designed to promote inner balance, health and harmony, working in perfect synergy alongside the range of high-tech spa and fitness facilities Velaa has to offer. Guests can choose from a range of treatments such as personalized facial treatments and massage rituals. Velaa Spa holds meditation sessions, Hatha yoga classes and features the unique CLOUD 9 pod which sways and cradles guests into a state of deep relaxation. Velaa Private Island is also home to the Maldives’ first and only snow room which aims to promote positive health benefits including detoxifying the body and improving quality of sleep for full body regeneration.

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