Veligandu Island Beach in the Maldives is crowned the 2021 World Champion of Beaches by Kiwi
We are thrilled to share that travellers have spoken and chosen Veligandu Island Resort & Spa's beach as the Best Beach in the World.
The travel website Kiwi. com organised the World Championship of Beaches on Instagram and was open for public voting.
Veligandu Island Resort & Spa's beach was the only beach representing the Maldives in the competition, beating famous beach destinations such as Greece, Portugal, Thailand, and Venezuela. In the finals, Veligandu Island Beach was announced the winner with 51% of the votes against Anse Cocos, a beach in Seychelles.
Commenting on Veligandu's triumph, Mr. Fathuhulla Ibrahim, our General Manager, said: "We are elated for winning the World Championship of Beaches. This recognition reconfirms Veligandu's popularity with the travel aficionados, and we would like to thank everyone, including the resort team who assisted in spreading the word, and especially Veligandu guests and followers, who took the time to vote for our secluded haven."
As a thank you to all our supporters, guests, and followers who voted for us to claim the Best Beach in the World title, we have a special 'thank you' offer, providing exceptional value for anyone seeking to discover and rediscover Veligandu this summer and beyond. See all offers here »
Experience Veligandu Island Resort & Spa, The Maldives' Secluded Haven
Located in North Ari Atoll, just a 25-minute scenic flight from Velana International Airport, Veligandu Island Resort & Spa is one of the long-established Maldives resorts offering the true essence of an authentic Maldivian paradise – voted a Top Romantic Hotel in Asia.
Experience a secluded haven of chic simplicity in a charming tropical island setting, surrounded by a beautiful lagoon, two thriving house reefs perfect for diving and snorkelling, and is in close proximity to world-famous Hammerhead Shark Point, the 'Big Blue'.
Relax with your loved one or friends in one of the resort's 91 over-the-water and beach villas, all of which have endless tropical views to enjoy. Dive into an array of water sports in the tranquil surrounds of the island's crystal clear waters, and unwind at award-winning Duniye Spa with its wellness offerings to soothe the mind, body and soul.
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