Surfing at Anantara Veli Maldives Resort
Anantara Veli Maldives Resort has its own wave breaking right onto Dhoni bar and you can access it from land by walking down to the jetty and paddling out.
Explore a variety of waves while surfing in the Maldives, from peeling, playful rights to down-the-line left barrels around the resort with the furthest break to be a thirty-minute boat ride away from the resort.
Tropicsurf operates exclusively from neighbouring resort, Anantara Dhigu and offers expert guidance, water safety and coaching tips. One of the advantages of surfing from Anantara Veli is the wide range of experiences on offer, which cater to any level, from beginner to advanced surfers.
Angela and Archie
Angela and Archie hail from the seaside towns of North Devon, United Kingdom. Archie grew up surfing and life guarding the busy beach breaks in the area. His passion for the ocean flew him around the world to warmer destinations and some of the most renowned surf breaks on earth. Archie's best qualities are his patience, logical coaching and love of surfing, making him your perfect water companion! Together with Angela they have toured the world with Tropicsurf before deciding to settle down here at our surfer's haven.
Ticket to Ride
Advanced surfers need look no further than the left-hand reef break of “Jacks” a popular choice given it breaks directly in front of Dhoni bar. You can access it from land by walking down to the jetty and paddling out.
Access to the Veli’s left is complimentary for all in-house advanced surfers when travelling with their own equipment.