The most popular amenities:
Beach (first line)
Family rooms
Free Wi-Fi
Airport Shuttle
Pool
Bar

In the middle of the Indian Ocean sits the island of Bandos. A picture of a perfect paradise, which is hidden away from life’s everyday stresses. The clear blue water, vibrant plant life and white sandy beaches create an immediate feeling of tranquility. From the moment you arrive you will see firsthand the friendly, attentive service that has earned Bandos the reputation of the “Island of Hospitality”.

A large number of villas
16 Classic Rooms (30 sq.m)

Classic Rooms are nestled in the heart of Bandos and are ideal for those looking for clean and comfortable rooms with modern amenities.

84 Standard Rooms (37 sq.m)

With their thatched ceilings and private patio area, our Standard Rooms offer the minimalist elegance of an island adventure, with the characteristic charms of the Maldives. Nestled within the lush green of this paradise island, our Standard Rooms feature satellite TV and all the quality, space and comfort for which Bandos has become renowned.

12 Garden Villas (37 sq.m)

Conveniently located within reach of our sumptuous swimming pool and a wealth of other amenities, our Garden Villas are a blissful marriage of traditional Maldivian style architecture and all the comfort and luxury of a contemporary island resort. The lovingly decorated wooden chalets offer extensive secluded outdoor decking area, ensconced within our beautiful manicured gardens.

48 Deluxe Rooms (54 sq.m)

Our Deluxe Rooms are exquisitely appointed, spacious and inviting, offering a luxurious retreat from which to survey nature in all its glory. Spread over 54 sq.m, the light and airy rooms provide a prestigious window to the enviable views beyond. The large four-poster beds, generous bathrooms and hints of indigenous style epitomize the perfect island getaway.

2 Beach Villas (110 sq.m)

Our Beach Villas offer your own beach hideaway. With traditional thatched roofs and separate living and sleeping areas, it provides all the island charm and amenities you could need. Your balcony provides a stunning beach view or you can relax in seclusion in your own open-air jetted tub with thatched roof shade. Beach Villas include an open air bathroom, so you need never be away from the soothing sound of the waves lapping the beach.

1 Beach Pool Villa (89 sq.m)

Our Beach Pool Villa, located at the edge of the island, offers luxurious modern facilities with a spectacular sea view. Your own private infinity pool stretches out towards the sparkling turquoise waves and a Cabana-style sun deck allows you to relax in seclusion and comfort. Inside, the Villa is furnished in a modern style with a king-size bed and jetted tub bath for the ultimate relaxation.

2 Water Villas (89 sq.m)

The Water Villa offers a uniquely luxurious and tranquil experience. Set on slits as if floating on the sea, it provides access to the ocean from the fully private and spacious sun deck and breath-taking views over the water, crystal blue lagoon, pure white beach and the spectacular sunsets.

Our Water Villas are the perfect place to relax in complete privacy and luxury.

Various bars and restaurants
Gallery Restaurant

The Gallery, consisting of three spacious pods, is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and is the main restaurant at Bandos. Serving up elaborate buffet-style dining with a wide choice of dishes, guests can relax knowing that tastes are catered for.

Koon Thai Restaurant

The Koon Thai Restaurant serves delicious, authentic Thai cuisine in elegantly designed surroundings. Guests can choose to dine inside or savour the view and gentle breeze outdoors on the deck overlooking the lagoon.

Our passionate chefs ensure each dish offers a truly authentic Thai taste that awakens your taste buds, all of which can be accompanied by a selection of fine wines from around the world.

Sea Breeze Cafe

Aptly named, the Sea Breeze Café is situated at the edge of the water where customers can lounge on the large outdoor over-water deck and enjoy the breathtaking view of the while relaxing in the gentle breeze. Open round the clock, the restaurant offers a wide variety of dining options from a la carte offerings such as spaghetti or even authentic Indian curries to alternative fast-food fixes such as pizza and hamburgers.

Huvan

Huvan, which means blue skies and calm seas, is the best place to view the stunning Maldivian sunsets.

The enormous sundeck allows you to unwind under a star-filled night sky or while admiring the dazzling blue horizon. In the evening soft music fills the air while you wonder at the dreamy tones of another glorious sunset.

Sand Bar

A classic island beach bar, the Sand Bar is the ideal spot to soak up the tropical atmosphere while enjoying a relaxing drink or trying one of our delicious cocktails. With our top-notch karaoke facilities, live band or disco evenings, it’s the lace to head for a fun evening on the island.

Pool Bar

Stop by or swim up to our Pool Bar in our main pool for a refreshing break from glorious sunshine and a chilled drink. The bar serves a wide variety of juice drinks along with soft ice creams and milkshakes.

Surrounded by lush palms and blossoms, guests can relax under the shade and enjoy the bubbles of the Jacuzzi stools, before continuing their swim or soaking up the sun.

Uni Yaki

Uni Yaki translates to “Grill by the sea” which is fitting as guests can enjoy beautiful views in the open air restaurant during their dinner.

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SPA

Enjoy one of our luxury body treatments for skin that radiates with health and is soft to the touch. Carefully balanced to both deeply cleanse and replenish, our body treatments lift the veil of dullness and dryness to restore hydrated silkiness to skin.

Diving

We offer a wide range of PADI courses. Our multi-lingual instructors are able to conduct courses in English, German, Italian, French, Japanese and Chinese and will provide you with all the requisite teaching materials in these languages.

Water Sports

In a country that is more water than land, the possibilities for fun-filled aquatic activities are almost inexhaustible. Whether it is the turquoise of the lagoon, or the azure blue of the rich coral reefs, or even the vast, mystical expanses of the ocean deep, the waters surrounding Bandos offer limitless opportunities to explore. The Water Sports Centre at Bandos is staffed with professionals who are highly skilled in their craft and are fluent in English, Japanese and German. Snorkelling, water skiing, parasailing, banana boat riding, wakeboard, knee board, fun tubes and canoeing are just some of the activities at your disposal during your time here. The Water Sports Centre here at Bandos also offers top notch catamaran and windsurfing facilities, with top of the range equipment from HiFly, North Sails and Topcat among others.

House Reef

Immerse yourself in the wonders of the fascinating underwater world around us. Snorkel at our house reef, which is just a few meters away from the beach, or SCUBA dive with internationally certified courses available at Dive Bandos. There is a pristine underwater haven waiting to be explored.

Photo Shooting

Capture your time in paradise with our professional photography service. Take home a quality, hard cover photo book of your cherished memories, along with all the digital copies, for a great price. Our photography service is perfect for couples, family portraits or wedding photo books, creating something you’ll treasure forever.

Clubhouse

Keep fit, unwind and simply have fun at our Club house sports complex. Enjoy beach volleyball or tennis on our flood-lit courts, relax and unwind at our steam bath or Sauna, or take advantage of our fabulous fitness suite, equipped with state-of-the-art equipment. The fitness suite is open to all guests free of charge. Guests seeking a slower pace can unwind in our lounge and entertainment area and catch up on the latest news and sport from around the world. Board games and table tennis are also on offer, ensuring there’s something for everyone in paradise.

Big Game Fishing

Your stay at the lovely beachside villas at Bandos will not be complete without an adventurous excursion. Inspired by our rich fishing tradition, we offer you one of the most exciting excursion to truly enjoy your holiday the ‘Maldivian way’. Gather your friends to form a team of 4 and take the morning boat for a fishing expedition; explore the large monsters of the deep ocean. These extraordinary fish weight up to 70 kilos and grows up to 8m or more. We offer trolling and casting techniques, Baracudda, Sail fish, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Marlin and Tuna are popular with trolling method. Giant Travelly, Red Snappers, Groupers are more common with casting.

Kids Club

Looking for a family friendly resort? Get some relaxation and me-time during your holiday by dropping your children off at the Kokko’s Kid Club where they can enjoy stimulating activities under the careful watch of qualified child minders!

Meetings & Incentives

Bandos Convention Centre offers sophisticated conference facilities to a global audience. Located close to both the airport and the capital Male, the facility provides versatile space, accommodating up to 350 guests for large conferences, to more intimate meeting rooms that cater for up to 20 people. All meeting rooms are fully equipped to meet all your requirements and come complete with comprehensive technical support. We can take care of everything from transportation to catering and even supply Maldivian cultural entertainment, ensuring your meeting is productive and memorable.

Wedding Ceremony

The Bandos Maldives renewal of vows package is for those who seek a traditional island ceremony. Held on the white sand beaches of Bandos, the ceremony is followed by a private sunset cruise on a Dhoni (Maldivian boat) after which the couple can enjoy a romantic private dinner by the sea.