Drift Thelu Veliga Retreat – South Ari Atoll

$ 315starting price per person

Nestled on the pristine island of Thelu Veliga, located in the South Ari Atoll, approximately 90 km southwest of the capital, Malé, Drift Thelu Veliga Retreat boasts of its own magnificent house reef. The property is a 35-minute seaplane ride away from Malé International Airport.

The villas are tastefully designed to evoke the authentic, unspoilt charm of the Maldives. All are equipped with a minibar and tea/coffee maker and the private bathrooms include a hairdryer and toiletries derived from organic teas. Some villas have private access to the beach while some are poised over the island’s turquoise lagoon.

Guests can pamper themselves at the Intimate Spa by THEMAE or partake in activities such as snorkelling, diving, wind surfing and kayaking; where all can be arranged at an additional cost. In addition the resort offers a menu of bespoke romantic experiences and excursions which may be arranged upon request. The property has Chinese speaking staff.

Dining highlights include the restaurant that serves a variety of cuisines including local seafood with continental and Asian flavours. Other dining options, such as in-villa, on-the-beach private dinners and seafood BBQs may also be arranged for guests upon request. Guests can also enjoy refreshing beverages and light dishes at the sunset-facing bar and lounge.

Complimentary WiFi is available for guests in rooms and public areas of the property.

This property is in one of the best-rated locations in Theluveligaa! Guests love it compared to other properties nearby.

  • Child Friendly Yes
  • Airport Transfers Yes
  • Validity Period 2018.01.01 - 2018.10.31


  • Beach
  • Water sports
  • Tennis
  • Table Tennis
  • Badminton
  • Evening entertainment
  • Night club / DJ
  • Library
  • Kids' club
  • Games room


  • All Inclusive
  • All taxes including green tax
  • Assistance at the airport
  • Return transfer by sea plane


Private beach area
Yoga classes
Spa/wellness packages
Spa lounge/relaxation area
Massage (Additional charge)
Spa and wellness center (Additional charge)
Daily maid service
Airport shuttle (additional charge)
Luggage storage
Gift shop
Ironing service (Additional charge)
Laundry (Additional charge)
Room service

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