Pandanus Villa – Velidhu

Pandanus Villa has wooden beam ceilings, a wooden floor, air conditioning and a fan on the ceiling. The rooms offer a picturesque view of the garden and the clear blue waters of the pool. The air-conditioned rooms have a place for dining. The dining area leads to the soothing environment of the outside pool. The private bathrooms have a rain water shower and a hairdryer included.

Pandanus Villa is located on Velidhoo Island in the Noonu Atoll Pandunus Velidu. It takes about 45-minutes to get to Ibrahim Nasir International Airport by sea plane. By speedboat it will take around 3 hours or 10 hours by a traditional dhoni ferry.

Snorkeling and fishing can be organized for guests. The restaurant on the property prepares the most delicious Maldivian and Western meals.

The Villa is on the shore and has 4 separate bedrooms. Guests can enjoy a peaceful day lounging on the beach or lying in the sun by the tranquil outside pool. Bicycles are available for hire.

Velidhoo is 59 hectares in size and it is situated in Noonu Atoll. There are about 2,400 people residing on this island and it is 160 km north of Male, the capital of Maldives. Veldhoo is 10-15 minutes away from Hilton resort, Louis Vuitton and other resorts.

The Island is well known for being a good area to fish in, particularly at Noonu Atoll. A tree known as velidhu bodu nikigas is one of the tourist attractions on the island and it is 5 centuries old.

Nobody really knows the origin of the first people to settle in Velidhu but historians think that settlers arrived on this island 5 centuries ago BC. The Aryans arrived from India and Sri-Lanka. The early Veliduans claim that the people residing there today are mixture of people from the two neighboring islands, Magoodho and Tholhendhoo Island. Within the atoll, Velidhoo has the most number of residents in the atoll.

As you travel from the capital to Velidhoo, you will sea how mind blowing the country is. There are small islets, natural vegetation, white sandy beaches, flying fish and once in a while you will see dolphins and Manta rays. The color of the sea transforms from bright green to dark blue!

  • 24-hour front desk
  • 24-hour room service
  • airport transfer
  • bicycle rental
  • laundry service
  • luggage storage
  • restaurant
  • smoking area
  • WiFi