Sun Aqua Iru Veli – Maldives

A large overwater Maldives resort that also offers land based suites, the Sun Aqua Iru Veli Resort is aims to please with luxury rooms and generous amenities. The overwater rooms and suites are quite large and offer expansive views of the Indian Ocean from large windows strategically placed around each room. You'll also find a plush inside seating area, a private outdoor bathroom with tub, a private 2 story wooden terrace, and a lovely private swimming pool that compliments the ocean just beyond.

In addition to grand overwater and land based suites, guests here will find a rather long list of amenities throughout the entire resort. These amenities range from a lovely spa, multiple dining options, including an over the water restaurant, many different ocean activities and a reef just off shore that's perfect for guests seeking an afternoon snorkeling adventure. The resort also offers an all-inclusive option, great for those who would rather have everything charged at once.


The Sun Aqua Iru Veli Resort is located in the South Nilandhe Atoll on Aluvifushi island in the Maldives.

125 Rooms/villas/suites

 Water Villas

  • Beds: King size bed
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Entertainment system: Flat screen TV
  • Room service: Yes

Special room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Fresh water pool
  • Private 2 story outdoor deck
  • Sun loungers
  • Outdoor private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Inside seating area
  • Large windows with sea views
  • Hues of tan, white, and orange


  • Low season online specials from US$947 per night
  • High season online specials from US$1,170 per night

*Sea-plane return transfer from Malé Airport: US$500 per adult

Restaurants and bars

  • An overwater restaurant
  • A grill restaurant
  • An all-day dining restaurant
  • A bar

Resort features

  • Swimming pool
  • Gym
  • Table tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Windsurfing
  • Jet skiing
  • Sailing
  • Parasailing
  • Catamaran
  • Paddle boats
  • Sunset cruise
  • Sunset fishing
  • Big game fishing
  • 24 hour island assistance
  • Laundry service
  • Public Wi-Fi
  • Babysitting
  • Foreign currency exchange
  • Gift shop
  • Boutique
  • Resident doctor and clinic
  • Snorkeling
  • Scuba diving
  • Sun diving school
  • Vow renewal services
  • Kid's club


The SUN SPA is an overwater spa that offers 6 spa pavilions. Here you'll find hydrotherapy pools, a steam room, sauna, salon, spa boutique and an area for manicures and pedicures.

Nearby activities

  • Snorkeling
  • Scuba diving
  • Fishing

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Getting there

To reach the Sun Aqua Iru Veli Resort you'll first need to fly into the Male International Airport, also known as the Velana International Airport. You'll then take a 40 minute seaplane ride directly to the resort.

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