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Angsana Velavaru Resort & Spa

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Angsana Velavaru Resort & Spa

5 star hotel
Angsana Resort & Spa Maldives Valvaru, South Nilandhe Atoll, South Nilandhe Atoll, Maldives
113 rooms
FREE Internet

Endheri Marine Center

PADI 5 Star Dive Resort
Max 6 divers per guide

Package highlights

  • Private island resort in South Nilandhe Atoll with a stunning beach-front infinity pool
  • Dive with reef sharks, rays, turtles, reef fish and whale sharks
  • Stay in over-water and beachfront villas, some with private infinity pools
  • Colorful and minimalist style
  • Choose from five different restaurants or private in-villa dining
  • Spa, snorkeling, dolphin watching, conservation, fishing
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Travel Resources

For international flights scheduled to depart before 9:00 AM, inclusive, TMA cannot ensure timely transfer to Male airport for check-in procedures. Consequently, guests departing on early flights are advised to arrange an overnight stay in Male the preceding day at their own expense, as we cannot guarantee on-time transfers.


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Booking process


Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot


We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final


You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment & cancellation

Payment terms

  • Now: 0%
  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 55%
  • 37 days before trip start: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

  • 5.0% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 37 days prior to arrival
  • 100.0% will be charged if you cancel less than 37 days prior to arrival

Explore diving around the Angsana Velavaru Resort & Spa

Dive Center


  • Beachfront dive center at Angsana Velavaru Resort
  • Daily 2 tank trips in the morning, single tank in the afternoon
  • House reef, coral gardens, channels, manta cleaning station
  • Classroom, wet room, rental gear
  • Night diving on request
  • Marine Lab running conservation activities (monitoring, reef rebuild)


Endheri Marine Center is based on the beachfront at Angsana Velavaru Resort.

The dive center runs 2 tank dive trips each morning at 9am island time (8am male time). Single dive trips set off in the afternoon and night diving is available on request.

On average, it is 20 minutes from the island to most dive sites, within the atoll. Trips to the neighbouring atoll allow divers to experience a manta cleaning station.

For novice divers, the house reef and neighbouring coral gardens provide calm, buzzing ecosystems to explore. For more experienced divers, nearby channels offer strong currents and a high likelihood of seeing the big stuff.  

Within the dive center is a classroom, wet room to store equipment and the marine lab. The marine lab run conservation programmes including coral and shark monitoring plus artificial reef building.

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Chinese

Dive Center Facilities

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Air Conditioning
  • Waterfront Location
  • House Reef

Diving gear

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • 15L Tanks Available
  • Nitrox (Free)
  • Rental Equipment ($)
  • Filling Station

PADI® Courses Available

  • Intro Dives/Discover Scuba Diving
  • Scuba Refresher
  • Open Water Diver
  • Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Rescue Diver
  • Divemaster
  • Kids Courses
  • Nitrox Certification
  • Underwater Photography
  • Deep Diver Certification
  • Night Diver
  • Wreck Diver
  • Drift Diving
  • Boat Diver
  • Underwater Propulsion Vehicle
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy
  • Other Specialties

For your safety

  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • Automatic External Defibrillator (Aed)
  • First Aid Kits

PADI membership level

  • Padi 5 Star Dive Resort

Resort Amenities

Good for...

  • Families With Diving Kids


  • Restaurant
  • Beach Front
  • Bar / Lounge


  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Amex
  • Cash (Usd)

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling
  • Stand-Up Paddling
  • Windsurfing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Fishing
  • Pool/Snooker
  • Ping Pong
  • Darts
  • Beach Volleyball


  • Jet Skiing

Amenities & services

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Air-Conditioning

Food & drink

  • Buffet
  • A La Carte
  • Snacks All Day
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food
  • Halal Food

Great for families

  • Kids Club
  • Babysitting/Child Services

Wellness & Relaxation

  • Fitness Center/Gym
  • Spa Facility
  • Massage Services
  • Beauty Treatments

Resort Description

Angsana Velavaru is located on Velvaru Island in South Nilandhe Atoll. 

Marine life in this atoll consists of black tip and white tip reef sharks, mobula, sting and eagle rays, plus turtles and many tropical fish and coral. Between May and December, you may spot a majestic whale shark.

Angsana Velavaru is a luxury private island resort comprised of 113 over-water and beachfront villas. The island is surrounded by a white sand beach, crystal clear lagoon and healthy house reef. Take in endless sunsets while sipping cocktails in the modern lounges surrounding the infinity pool, or contemporary submerged cabanas.

Enjoy Maldivian, Asian and international cuisine at one of the three lovely Maldives restaurants : Azzurro Restaurant and Bar, Funa Restaurant or Kaani Restaurant.

Activities include spa treatments, snorkelling, dolphin watching, marine conservation, water sports, fishing and more. 

How to get there


  • The best resort to fly into is Velana International Airport, which is a 45 minute seaplane flight from the resort. 
  • Having landed, please proceed to the Angsana counter in the arrivals hall. 
  • IA seaplane transfer will bearranged through the hotel via a third-party booking service
  • Seaplanes depart from Velana International Airport between 6 am and 3.30 pm. Please note that if you do not allow yourself enough time to make this connection, you will have to stay overnight at your own cost, and take the first flight to the resort the following morning.
  • Please note that this schedule is intended to give you a guideline on timings and may change. Therefore, we recommend you confirm current schedules with us in advance of your travels.


  • Transfer back to Male Airport. (Departure seaplane transfer can be arranged if the international flight is depart after 09.00 AM from Mal)



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