Villa Cordia

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Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1


Pool Resort Villa
Wow Factor
Walk to Beach All Bedrooms En-Suite Not for little ones Romantic


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How does a romantic escape to a luxury ocean view villa on an idyllic private tropical island sound? The stunning Anantara Veli Maldives Resort is located on a beautiful private island 21 km south of Male International airport which can be reached in just 30 minutes by speedboat. The astonishing turquoise lagoon is shared with the resort’s two sister islands Anantara Dhigu Resort and Naladhu Maldives. Everything about the resort and the villa is sublime and glorious. You will have our own breathtaking, tranquil haven with unobstructed views of the fabulous Indian Ocean waves at Villa Cordia. Such bliss!
The upmarket Anantara Veli Maldives Resort is the perfect tropical hideaway. To maintain the serenity of this wonderful island, the resort caters exclusively for adults. It is one of the few adult-only Maldives resorts. There are only 67 over water and ocean villas, so every guest feels special and welcome. The facilities are the resort magnificent with a first-class spa, diving and watersports facilities, an extremely impressive fitness centre, tennis courts, yoga and meditation by the ocean, cooking classes, beach games, table tennis, chess, petanque, incredible dining options, a splendid infinity beachfront swimming pool and an amazing Concierge Team awaiting. Memorable manta, whale shark, dolphin and turtle snorkelling excursions can be arranged as well as PADI diving courses, year-round surf lessons, romantic sunset cruises and trips to the sister resorts for further entertainment and dining options. Anantara Veli really does have it all!
At Villa Cordia, lucky romantic couples can sink into their super comfy kingsize bed and gaze towards the ocean. The pristine bathroom boasts a trendy freestanding bath with the same idyllic views as well as a marvellous open-roofed rain shower. Just imagine showering with the dazzling blue sky above, all framed by lush planting! It is so gorgeous! You can cool off in your private pool and lounge in superb comfort indoors or outdoors, absorbing the stunning panoramic views and atmosphere. In total, the bungalow offers 125 sqm of space with luxury amenities. The modern decor of the bungalow is wonderful and complimented with carved wooden doors and contemporary furniture. The effect is enthralling and calming. The villa offers an iPod docking station, private wine selection and a minibar, an espresso machine and yoga mats and fitness kit for your enjoyment as well as a villa host who will ensure that you have the holiday you deserve. You will love the ocean panorama and the mesmerizing sunsets which paint the sky from the privacy of your own sun terrace. You can stroll along the rustic pathway to savour the pristine, glistening white sand beneath your feet, dive into the azure ocean or catch some waves on a surfboard. If you can drag yourself away from Villa Cordia, you can enjoy the beaches, the watersports or opt for blissful Ayurvedic treatments at Balance Wellness by Anantara. Villa Cordia is perfect for honeymoons or any special romantic break. It also enjoys an exceptional reputation for hosting weddings.

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What you should know…

  • Although Anantara Veli Maldives Resort is adult-only, it is possible for guests staying at the sister resorts to book a family dinner at the resort’s restaurants
  • Anantara Veli Maldives Resort is only 30 minutes by speedboat from Male International airport
  • You can speak to our Concierge Team regarding weddings or any other special celebration you may be interested in at this very special resort

Property Features

Private Pool Wi-Fi/Internet All Bedrooms En-Suite Ground Floor Bed & Bath Smart TV Not for little ones Waterfront

The Villa

Set above the tranquil lagoon, our honeymoon villas in the Maldives enjoy added privacy, a panorama of ocean blue, and glimpses of the occasional dhoni sailing into the horizon.

Ground Floor
- Bedroom with king-size bed and access to the terrace
- Bathroom with bathtub, walking shower and access to the terrace

Exterior Grounds
- Private plunge pool
- Ample terrace area
- Two sun loungers
- Parasol
- Small dining area
- Direct access to the sea

Additional Facilities
- Wi-Fi connection
- iPod docking station
- Espresso machine
- Villa Host
- Minibar with wine selection
- Yoga mats
- Fitness kit


About the surrounding area of Villa Cordia
Walk to Beach Walk to Restaurant <1hr to Airport Watersports Wine Tasting Tennis Nearby Outstanding Landscapes Scuba Diving Boat Trips Seafront
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The luxury Anantara Veli Maldives Resort is nestled amongst stunning tropical islands on the equator, just south of Male’s International airport. A super speedboat service operates 24 hours a day to take guests to their ultimate romantic destination.
The resort prides itself on amazing Concierge and Wellness teams who aim to give you the best holiday ever. The luxury spa Balance Wellness offers Ayurvedic inspired treatments with timeless healing practices where you can rejuvenate and unwind. There are five treatment rooms, manicure and pedicure rooms, indoor and outdoor showers, a steam room and sauna and hot and cold plunge pools in the luscious relaxation garden. The dining experiences are exceptional. Baan Huraa is the signature Thai restaurant which sits over the lagoon, 73 Degrees is the casual oceanfront restaurant, Origami is the Japanese restaurant, Dhoni Bar offers delicious poolside drinks and snacks, or you have the option to take the resort’s speedboat to the sister resorts for dinner or having in-villa dining or incredibly romantic ‘Dining by Design’. You could follow torches to an idyllic setting for two underneath a canopy of stars or a private faree tent. Your private chef will serve you a feast of fresh grilled lobster or other delicious meals. You could enjoy a wine tasting session or set sail to a deserted island. There are many amazing options.
You can explore the stunning turquoise waters surrounding the island. It is an extraordinary diving destination with superb teams offering diving trips and PADI courses. You can definitely satisfy a thirst for adventure. The resident surf gurus can cater to any level from beginners to advanced surfers with most of the action taking place from the sister resort of Anantara Dhigu. You can enjoy waterskiing and wake and kneeboarding using the resort’s two Gulfcraft Swan 20 speedboats. For a magical experience, you can snorkel, kayak or swim around the reefs and enjoy the astounding array of tropical fish, crustaceans and molluscs, including the colourful puffer fish in the crystal clear water. Anantara initiated its Coral Adoption Programme, where guests can participate in the long-term project to accelerate regeneration and strengthen the surrounding reef ecosystem.

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Local Amenities
Nearest Airport Male International Airport

(25km (speedboat))

Nearest Ferry Port Anantara Veli


Nearest Restaurant Multiple Restaurants

(In Resort)

Nearest Bar/Pub Multiple Bars

(In Resort)

Nearest Beach Anantara Veli


Nearest Tennis Anantara Veli Tennis Court

(In Resort)


Oliver's Extras

  • Cooking Classes Available
  • Yoga Classes Available
  • Spa Treatments Available
  • Wine-Tasting Available
  • Transfers Available
  • Chef/Cook Available
  • Maid Service Included
  • On-Site Concierge
  • Breakfast Included

At Oliver’s Travels we pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests. From private chefs to babysitters we can help you arrange those little extras that make it a truly memorable holiday. Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact the Oliver’s Concierge Team who will be happy to help. We can typically help you arrange any of the following:

- Maid service/extra cleaning
- Private chef/cook/catering
- Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge
- Local day-trips or tours
- Airport transfers
- Babysitting/childcare services

Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact the Oliver’s Concierge Team.

Please note that all extras are subject to availability and must be requested in advance of the holiday (prices on request). Due to some rural/remote locations, not all services will be available at all properties. However, we will always do our best to fulfil your requests!


The Resort

To maintain the serenity of this island, Anantara Veli caters exclusively to adults, one of the Maldives’ few adults-only Maldives resorts. Escape to a hideaway island fringed by a turquoise lagoon.


Activities & Facilities

• Anantara Veli Spa ⇒ At the heart of the island lies tranquil Balance Wellness by Anantara, a luxury spa in the Maldives. Thatched treatment suites with intricate paintwork dot an expanse of tropical green.
Balance Wellness by Anantara ⇒ Salute the sun. Meditate before the ocean. Indulge in soothing Ayurvedic therapies and holistic treatments tailored to your needs. At Anantara Veli, a Maldives wellness resort, we invite you to be as relaxed or revved up as you please.
Meetings ⇒ Whisk the team to an island paradise. Located only 30 minutes from Velana International Airport and accessible 24 hours a day, Anantara Veli offers a cosy atmosphere for high-powered retreats, launch events and team building.
Infinity Pool ⇒ Dive into a brilliant blue. Lie back on a sun lounger. Refresh with a cold drink and float blissfully throught the day.
Water Skiing, Wake & Kneeboarding ⇒ Rip through the waves with some help from our twins, WET and WILD. This pair of Gulfcraft Swan 20 speedboats will propel you swiftly across the lagoon with their powerful 150-horsepower engines.
Sunset Cruise ⇒ Drift across the Indian Ocean in the perfect end to yet another day in paradise. Relax in the deck, enjoying champagne and canapes and gazing at the endless ocean.
Snorkelling ⇒ Explore the turquoise lagoon and the colorful reef life surrounding the resort. From August to December, seize the opportunity to dance with manta rays. Whale sharks play year-around near Ari Atoll, and come very close to the surface.
Cooking classes ⇒ Recreate authentic flavours by hand at a private cooking class.

Restaurants & Bars

73 Degrees ⇒ Indulge in an extensive a la carte selection of international breakfast classics. Kickstart your day with a freshly brewed coffee or refreshing juice.
Baan Huraa ⇒ With dishes designed to be shared as in Thailand, choose from an array of delicacies from across the kingdom – sour spicy salads from the Northeast, hot coconut curries from the South, beloved dishes from the Central Plains accompanied by fragrant jasmine rice.
Origami ⇒ Enjoy the dazzle of live teppanyaki chefs at our Japanese restaurant.
Dhoni Bar ⇒ Stay refreshed by the pool with a selection of iced coffees, smoothies and mocktails coupled with an array of gourmet sandwiches, paninis and wood-fired pizzas.
Dining by Desing ⇒ Follow the torches to a setting for two underneath a canopy of stars or a private faree tent. Dig your toes into the sand, as fresh grilled lobster is served on your dugout table by your private chef.
In-Villa Dining ⇒ Enjoy luxury dining in Maldives with an array of cuisines from around the world.
• Sea.Fire.Salt ⇒ Greet the morning with an international a la carte breakfast over the crystal waters of the turquoise lagoon.
Terrazzo ⇒ Sample fresh seafood cooked in traditional Italian flavours – line-caught tuna carpaccio drizzled in extra virgin olive oil, handmade lobster ravioli with a lemon butter sauce.
Aqua Bar ⇒ Soak up the sun, cool off in the shade, or swim up to the bar for chilled refreshment. Enjoy a light lunch, small bites throughout the afternoon, and drinks all the way through twilight.

Event information

A Maldives wedding journey into the sunset and a lifetime of romance.

Destination weddings in the Maldives are unrivalled in beauty. An island jewel of soft white sands fringed by virgin fronds, Anantara Veli invites you to write your own chapter of romance.

Exchange vows under a floral arch as sun sets and waves lap the shore. Celebrate with family and friends in a candlelit faree tent facing the Indian ocean. Honeymoon hidden away in an over water bungalow or onboard a luxury yacht. Emerge from paradise ready to begin the next chapter of your lives.



- Beach ⇒ Walk barefoot down a petal-strewn aisle to the rhythmic beat of the bodu beru drum. Exchange vows with the omniscient ocean as your witness. Celebrate with a marquée banquet or dine al fresco under the stars.
Ideal for up to 150 guests.
- Gulhifushi Private Island ⇒ Two minutes by pontoon from the resort, a private island awaits. Say your vows on a deck extending out over the water at sunset. Enjoy an oceanfront barbecue followed by Champagne toasts and dancing.
With full catering capabilities, a bar and restrooms, ideal for up to 100 guests.

Terms & Conditions

These terms and conditions may be amended from time to time.

Security deposit Credit card details might be asked as a guarantee.
Arrival time 2 pm
Departure time 12 pm
End of stay cleaning included? Yes. However, guests are required to leave the accommodation clean, tidy and in the same condition as on their arrival. Any extra cleaning, laundry, maintenance and/or rubbish disposal required will be charged against the security deposit.
Linen & towels included? Bed linen, bath and pool towels are included in the rental price.
Energy costs included? Yes, included in the rental price.
Internet access? Wi-Fi internet access included in rental price
Minimum stay 2 - 5 nights.
Changeover day Flexible.
Pets welcome? Not allowed.
Smoking Allowed? Not permitted.
Tax Tourist Tax included in the rental price.
Insurance Guests are required to be in possession of a valid insurance policy, which covers them for cancellations, personal belongings, public liability and any accidental damage caused during their stay.

Rental Rates

Prices based on an occupancy of 2 people:

Rental period 3 Nights 4 Nights 5 Nights Weekly
Dec 1st 2023 - Jun 3rd 2025 £8,259 £11,013 £13,767 £19,270

Prices based on an occupancy of 2 people:

Rental period 3 Nights 4 Nights 5 Nights Weekly
Dec 1st 2023 - Jun 3rd 2025 €8,994 €11,993 €14,991 €20,984

Prices based on an occupancy of 2 people:

Rental period 3 Nights 4 Nights 5 Nights Weekly
Dec 1st 2023 - Jun 3rd 2025 $9,805 $13,074 $16,343 $22,876

Please note that these prices/rates are a guide only and may not be correct at the current date. For an accurate quote, please enquire.

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