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Indulge In Romantic Dinners With A View

The shores of Veligandu Island Resort & Spa come alive with love and romance in June. As is tradition, we have prepared exquisite dining affairs for you to enjoy against the picturesque backdrop of the azure sea. Dig in.

Join us on June 3, 13 and 27, for the Madivaru Sunset Seafood Dinner. Served on the beach outside Madivaru Restaurant, this dining experience blends views of the stunning sunset with artfully prepared meals to make for a delightful evening. On the menu is tuna nigiri on seaweed salad, freshly caught red snapper, lagoon prawns, and much more. Feast on the culinary delights as you watch the sunset over the Indian Ocean.

On June 8 and 22, we would be honoured to host you for our Bubbles and Lobster Dinner. Relax and enjoy the panoramic views of the sea as you sip on Italian Prosecco. The menu takes you on a culinary journey of rich and divine flavours serving perfectly grilled prawns with arugula salad, black caviar, Maldivian lobster, asparagus pilaf rice, garlic butter & campaign cream and so much more.

Finally, on June 17 will be our Romantic Full Moon Dinner. Sit under the starry sky and glimmering moon, watching as the moon casts its reflection on the sea. Celebrate your love by dining in the most romantic setting. Flavourful meals will leave you sated yet clamouring for more.

To reserve any of these dinners, kindly email reservations@veligandu.com.

Bon Appétit!

Take advantage of our special offer as you plan your visit to romantic paradise.

Couples Bucket List For The Maldives

They say it is not where you travel to, but who you go with. While we agree that the right person by your side makes all the difference, we also work to make Veligandu Island Resort & Spa the perfect destination. Whether you are celebrating your honeymoon, anniversary or taking a much-needed romantic getaway, our lush, tropical paradise, with its pristine beach and warm hospitality, is an idyllic place to get lost in. Here are a few of our best things to do together that are guaranteed to sweep you off your feet, as you fall head over heels with each other.

Go on a cruise

For the grandest adventure of them all, re-affirm your commitment to one another by renewing your vows in an elaborate ceremony that can be traditional or customised. Remind one another why you fell in love with each other on the stunning beach, with the most beautiful scenery around you. As you plan your trip to Veligandu, take advantage of our special offers. Start your romantic adventure by booking now.

Watch as the sun dips into the ocean, painting the sky stunning shades of orange and hopefully spot dolphins on our Sunset ‘Punch’ Lucky Dolphin Cruise.

For a more private experience, try out our aptly titled Romantic Love Boat Sailing. The captain will steer you around Veligandu, allowing you to take in the picturesque views of our charming island against the backdrop of the sunset.

Dine on the beach

Picture yourself seated on the powder soft beach, with the waves crashing softly near you, and a gentle breeze blowing on your skin, savouring a delicious meal that has been prepared just for you. Beach dining in Veligandu combines a stunning setting and indulgent delights to create perfect experiences.

 

Get a couple’s massage

A vacation is not complete without getting one or more treatments from the award-winning Duniye Spa. Enter a world of tranquillity and sink into bliss at the hands of our qualified therapists. Enjoy a calming and restoring Balinese massage, enveloped in the aromas of essential oils.

 

Go stargazing

 

Float gently on the sea under the expansive Maldivian sky and enjoy the glittering stars on the Romantic Stargazing Cruise, just you, the sea and the sky. Peaceful and relaxing, this cruise offers jaw-dropping views like no other.

 

Snorkel at sunrise

Rise at morning light to roam around our lagoon and discover the secrets that lie beneath the crystal clear waters. Our Private Sunrise Snorkelling Trip offers a serene yet exhilarating adventure where the two of you can explore the beauty of the underwater world.

 

Renew your vows

For the grandest adventure of them all, re-affirm your commitment to one another by renewing your vows in an elaborate ceremony that can be traditional or customised. Remind one another why you fell in love with each other on the stunning beach, with the most beautiful scenery around you.

As you plan your trip to Veligandu, take advantage of our special offers.

Start your romantic adventure by booking now.

 

 

Exceptional Beach Dining Experiences In Veligandu

Mouth-watering delicacies and romantic ambience come together in the month of April for our beach dining experiences. The finest, freshest ingredients will be used to prepare decadent delights that you and loved one can enjoy. Our idyllic beach dinners are served on our soft as cotton sandy beach, right next to the expansive sea. They are the perfect occasion to celebrate a birthday, anniversary or the gift of love.

On April 1, 11 and 29, join us for the Bubbles & Lobster Dinner. Our Executive Chef, Siegbert Horn and his team put together a special menu that features the Maldivian lobster as the star of the show. Savour the fresh, rich flavours that the multi-course dinner offers and wash it down with Prosecco.

The Sunset Seafood Dinner promises a delightful evening. Watch the sunset over the Indian Ocean, and the beautiful sky it leaves behind. Dig into the sumptuous multi-course meals that feature fresh seafood, expertly prepared by our Chefs. This dinner will be held on April 6 and 25.

There are few things that are as romantic as sitting under the glittering sky, by the beach with your loved one. Our Romantic Moonlight Dinner on April 15, and 19, combines this beautiful setting with delicious meals, for an evening of pure romantic indulgence.

On our charming island that is custom made for romance, there is much for you and your loved one to do. Read about our romantic options here.

Planning a future visit to Veligandu? We have special offers that you can take advantage of.

 

Dream Wedding In The Maldives

There is nothing like a destination wedding to set your heart aflame. Veligandu Island Resort & Spa, voted as the number one hotel for romance in The Maldives, in the 2019 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards, is the idyllic destination to celebrate your love.

With the purest, pristine stretches of white, sandy beaches, flanked by palm trees and the Indian Ocean, there is no better place to declare your undying affection for one another. Whether you are celebrating your union or re-affirming your vows to one another, the ceremony of your dreams is guaranteed.

In Veligandu, we pay close attention to detail to ensure that your every wish is realised. For both wedding and renewal of vows ceremonies, you have the choice of customising your occasion to your heart’s desire or allowing us to plan a traditional Maldivian ceremony. Our traditional Maldivian ceremonies are officiated by an island “headman”, with a bridal party and Bodu Beru team in traditional Maldivian dress.

Traditional or customised, rest assured that we will go the extra mile to bring your dream wedding to life. With our special add ons, you can have exclusive wedding photography, champagne, wedding cake and so much more. All you have to do is ask.

Have a look at the full wedding schedule sample here and view our other romantic options here.

Planning a trip to our island paradise where love comes alive? Have a look at our special offers here.

 

Top 4 Romantic Things To Do In Maldives

The longest stretch of pristine, powdery soft beach as far as your eyes can see, flanked by the glittering azure waters on one side and lush tropical nature on the other. Veligandu Island Resort & Spa is an island that captures the whimsical essence of paradise. Ranked numerous times as one of the most romantic places on earth, Veligandu is a dream destination for leisurely excitement, whether you are on your honeymoon, long-overdue romantic getaway or celebrating an anniversary. In Veligandu, we believe in creating exceptional experiences that allow you to get closer as you create timeless memories. Here are our top 4 picks.

Love on The Beach

There is nothing more romantic than spending time with your loved one on the pillowy-soft beach, indulging in a lovely meal or simply watching the sun set over the expansive sea. With our beach dining options, you can savour treats served against the backdrop of the sea, in a private section of the beach or with the delightful company of other guests. The soft sand under your feet, the breeze on your skin, the lovely company and the enchanting ambience make for a truly unforgettable experience.

Love at Sea

Enjoying great adventures together is what love is all about. In Veligandu, that adventure can also be at sea. Grab some fins and masks and take on the underwater wonderland that is teeming with marine life. There is much of the lively and diverse marine life to see. With our Private Manta & Turtle Snorkelling trip, the two of you can explore the lagoon together. Similarly, our Romantic Love Boat Sailing, which is exclusive for couples, allows you to take in the seascape with your loved one as the experienced Captain sails with you on a Dhoni.

Love Under The Stars

Picture the two of you under the shimmering night sky, with the sounds of the waves surrounding you, and a private island to yourself. After dinner, we will drop you on our private island, where you can sleep just next to the shore, watching the great Maldivian sky. This idyllic escape that comes with a full bottle of champagne allows you to get lost in the wondrous nature, and each other, with modern comforts right at hand.

Love at Hand

Finally, we highly recommend the Him & Her Massage from award-winning Duniye Spa. Tailored for pure romantic indulgence, this treatment will transport the two of you into a realm of tranquillity. Let the expert therapists ease your worries with the restoring and calming Balinese Massage. Afterwards, toast to one another as you sip on the champagne that follows the treatment.

Planning your romantic getaway to enjoy all wondrous paradise? Check out  special offers and book now.

 

Plan the Perfect Romantic Getaway in 2019

The awe-inspiring views, secluded beaches and eternal summer make the Maldives the perfect retreat for couples. There is something about the air here that sings romance. Looking to rekindle the sparks in your relationship, celebrate a birthday or an anniversary? We have compiled a few tips that will help you plan the perfect romantic getaway to Veligandu Island Resort & Spa.

Time
Veligandu is a picturesque destination with lots of charm. From the palm-fringed, endless white beaches to the lavish facilities, it is an island custom-made for romance. To be able to enjoy all that the island offers, you need to set aside enough time to sample all its delights. The last thing you want is a hurried vacation, where it feels like you are hopping from one activity to the next in quick succession. Mark out time for activities, rest and relaxation.

Activities
Enjoy an elaborate dinner on the beach with discreet but doting attention from our staff, and artfully prepared delicacies from our chefs. Charter a Dhoni and sail off into the sunset, drink in hand as our experienced captain shows you the mesmerising island. Head out into the night on a stargazing cruise and get closer as you watch the stars above. These are just some examples of the numerous activities you and your loved one can take part in at Veligandu. Our team puts together these activities with utmost care to help you create timeless memories, through hassle-free experiences. As you decide which activities you would like to sign up for, be sure to pick experiences that you both find exciting. The idea is to do things that you both enjoy, together.

Adventure
A great way of bonding is by trying something new together. At Veligandu, there are ample opportunities for that on both land and at sea. From island hopping, big game fishing, private night snorkelling to an island game of table tennis, you will be spoilt for choice. Take advantage of our drone package and document your romantic getaway in a new way. Or, go on the greatest adventure of all and have a symbolic wedding on the beach. Our team will arrange all the small touches that will make this an occasion to remember. When it’s done, your ‘just married’ Dhoni will carry you off into the horizon.

A romantic island getaway is easy to plan with a little creativity and a supportive team. And, on the most romantic destination in the world, it is definitely, a lot easier. Have a look at our special offers and book your next romantic adventure.

7 Ways to Have the Perfect Holiday in 2019

1. Go on fun excursions
Kick-off the New Year with fun and exciting trips around the beautiful Maldives. Veligandu Island Resort & Spa offers a variety of excursionsto add to your holiday needs, from local island trips to Kuramathi or Rasdhoo Island, where you can explore the local culture and livelihood with a chance to shop for souvenirs to a tour of Male’ City, Big Game Fishing and even Whale Shark excursions.

For a more romantic experience, opt for private trips such as Love Boat Sailing, Private Night Snorkelling or Star Gazing.

2. Try a new water sport
If fitness is on your list of goals for 2019, a new water sports activity while on holiday provides the ideal combination. You get to work on your core muscles while breezing through the stunning turquoise waters around the island. The Ocean Sports Centre offers motorised and non-motorised water sports lessons customised according to your desired level of adventure.

3. Plan a private dinner on the beach
Dinners on the soft and expansive beach at Veligandu are highly recommended for the timeless memories that they offer. A private beach dinner includes an intimate and romantic setting for you and your loved one while our chefs take you on a gastronomic journey with a uniquely crafted menu.

4. Renew your love
What could be better than saying “I do” to your sweetheart? Saying it once more in one of the most romantic destinations in the world. As an award-winning romantic resort in the Maldives, Veligandu is the perfect place to renew your vows and promise forever together with the hue of tropical paradise as your backdrop. Choose your own celebration or a traditional Maldivian ceremony, complete with bridal party and Bodu Beru group.

5. Visit Duniye Spa
Experiencing the indulgent treatments at Duniye Spa is one of the most memorable highlights of any stay at Veligandu and the best way to start your year. With a holistic philosophy to nurture your body, calm your mind and inspire your soul, each treatment caters to your individual needs while the ritual itself induces a state of calm and relaxation throughout.

6. Book the Drone Package
Capturing your holiday experiences allows you to relive them when that travel bug hits and you find yourself missing the sunny island life. Veligandu’s Drone Package offers you a trip to a scenic trip to the nearby Madivaru Finolhu Island for a 2-hour photoshoot session, as well as high-quality images and video from the revered DJI Phantom 4 Pro camera drone captured by our professional in-house photography studio, Raalhu Photo. Now you can relive these moments in superb video, wherever you are in the world.

7. Share your memories
Last but not least, share your dreamy holiday memories of 2019 at Veligandu with your friends and family across social media, whether your first or you 10th visit to paradise, each trip deserves a share. Remember to tag the resort on InstagramFacebook and Twitter.

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