Edible Drinking Straws by Velassaru Maldives (They're Flavoured too!)


Velassaru Maldives has introduced an all-new edible flavoured drinking straws to their guests.

The eco-friendly straws are part of Velassaru's continued effort towards the protection of the environment and to help the guests “reimagine the cocktail consumption experience”.

These eco-friendly straws can withstand up to 30 Minutes submerged in liquids, giving you a plenty of time to enjoy and finish your drink! 

The straws are gluten-free and come in a range of flavour, including chocolate, strawberry and neutral. How cool is that?!

Velassaru Maldives offers luxurious beachfront and over-water accommodation with uninterrupted ocean views. It features a wide range of water and adventure sports, as well as sunset cruises and yoga classes. 

Guests can enjoy relaxing spa treatments in over-water pavilions, or hop on a Maldivian boat and watch the crew demonstrate traditional fishing methods. Resort facilities include a fitness centre, tennis court and infinity pool with the view of the beach and the ocean. 

Featuring wooden ceilings and floors for a tropical atmosphere, the bungalows and villas at Velassaru have air conditioning and ceiling fans. Each room is equipped with a flat-screen TV, international TV channels and DVD player. Some rooms also come with Nespresso machine and wine chiller. The private bathroom comes with L'Occitane bath products, beach bags and slippers. 

A wide variety of international specialities are prepared at Velassaru’s 5 restaurants, including fresh contemporary sea food, Japanese, international and grill pan Indian options. The 2 beach bars serve cocktails and wines. 

Velassaru Maldives is a 25-minute speedboat ride from Velana International Airport.