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Velaa Private Island

Velaa Private Island is a place of outstanding natural beauty. Part of the Maldives archipelago which stretches north from the equator in the Indian Ocean, Velaa (which means Turtle) opened in 2013 and consists of a number of modern, luxurious villas placed either by the white sand beach or overlooking the turquoise waters of the lagoon. Coupled with bars and restaurants of the highest standard and cuisine by Executive Chef Gaushan De Silva and the world class Velaa spa, Velaa offers the ultimate in luxury for discerning travellers. In addition to the outstanding accommodation and service, Velaa Private Island is also home to a Troon Short Game Academy. ‘Velaa Golf Academy by Olazabal’ has been designed by the ex-Ryder Cup captain and twice Masters champion and provides an unrivalled level of intimate tuition to enhance the short game of any visitor to the Island. With the latest technology available to assist the PGA professional.

Resort Resort/Daily Fee
Country: Maldives
Noonu Atoll, Maldives
Phone: +960.6595.000
Amenities:Caddie

Featured Article: Press Release

Posted on June 16, 2022

Velaa Private Island Launches the “Fehikuramaa” Project

The Maldivian Resort leads the way in building a sustainable waste management culture within the local island communities Velaa Private Island, one of the most exclusive resorts in the Maldives, has introduced a CSR initiative targeting waste  ...

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Featured Article: News

Posted on April 22, 2022

Celebrating Earth Day

How Troon Golf Courses Around the World are Investing in the Environment

Troon facilities around the world are working hard year-round to implement and sustain vital environmental initiatives that nurture and protect local ecosystems, flora and fauna. To honour Earth Day 2022, we are spotlighting some of the great work  ...

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Featured Article: Troon Magazine

Posted on March 07, 2022

Around The World In 12 Troon Courses

Golf & So Much More

With a portfolio of 650+ courses that spans more than 30 countries around the globe, the sun never sets on the world of Troon. An array of international options provide wonderful choices for golf, dining, and cultural adventures. Here are 12 highly  ...

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Featured Article: Troon Privé Magazine

Posted on February 28, 2022

Restoring Nature:

Velaa Private Island's Coral Restoration Project

Elaa Private Island is a place of awesome natural beauty, from its postcard-perfect tropical landscape to its crystal clear waters. Part of the Maldive archipelago —which stretches north from the equator in the Indian Ocean — Velaa (which means  ...

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Featured Article: News

Posted on November 24, 2021

Thankful for Golf on this Thanksgiving

From Troon Associates Worldwide

One of the greatest aspects of golf is the myriad of opportunities the sport, whether you play it or not, presents people all over the world. From playing to traveling from friendships to careers, golf is an game that can impact so many in different  ...

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