Bandos Island Resort & Spa

7 km
225 Rooms
US$ 218

Bandos Island Resort and Spa is a beautiful coral island in North Male’ Atoll, Maldives, with an area of 178,900 square meters. The resort is conveniently located only 7 kilometers from Male’ International Airport and Male’s capital city.

Bandos Island Resort, which opened on December 10, 1972, as the Maldives’ second tourist resort, underwent a refurbishment in 2004, which further enhanced the resort’s beauty and appeal. Since then, the resort has grown to become one of the Maldives’ most popular and welcoming destinations, catering to guests’ every need to ensure a comfortable and memorable stay.

Bandos Maldives Highlights

Bandos Island Resort has perfected its role as a “welcoming host” over its 32-year history and can cater to every guest’s mood. Water sports, diving, and island hopping are among the activities available at the resort. Guests can also relax on the pristine beaches, which are surrounded by crystal-clear waters and lush tropical vegetation.

The resort also offers sunset fishing trips, island picnics, and dolphin watching tours for those who prefer a more relaxed experience.

Bandos – The island of hospitality

The Bandos Island Resort stands as the embodiment of the phrase ‘island of hospitality’. With a convenient speed boat ride from Male Airport, your stay at Bandos Maldives starts off on an exhilarating note. The resort’s luxurious villas and beachfront rooms, combined with its remarkable facilities, shape an unforgettable experience at Bandos Maldives. The island resounds with a promise: “thank you for choosing Bandos Maldives as your holiday destination.”

Accommodation at Bandos Maldives

Standard rooms, garden villas, deluxe rooms, and water villas are among the accommodations available at the resort. To ensure maximum comfort for guests, each room is elegantly decorated and fully equipped with modern amenities. The water villas, in particular, offer a one-of-a-kind and unforgettable experience, with uninterrupted views of the Indian Ocean.

Beach Villas and Garden Villas

The Beach Villas and Garden Villas offer an intimate, private space to relax and rejuvenate. Each villa provides easy access to the beach and the island’s serene beauty. An extra bed can be accommodated on request to ensure your comfort.

Premium Beach Villa

The Premium Beach Villas redefine luxury with their elegant design and location. Overlooking the beach, these villas serve as the perfect spot to enjoy the splendid sunrise or sunset over the North Malé Atoll.

Sunset water villas with pool

Water Villas offer privacy, seclusion,and uninterrupted views of the ocean. With your own private infinity pool and direct access tothe beautiful turquoise lagoon, the modern and chic water villa allows you to soak in all of Maldives’ beauty.

Those looking for the ultimate romantic getaway or honeymoon spot, the Bandos Water Villas got you covered. They’re super private, tucked away from the world, with endless ocean views just for you two. The contemporary style villa gives you the full taste of the stunning Maldives.


On this side of the island, feast on a sumptuous buffet at the Gallery Restaurant, relish al-fresco dining at the Sea Breeze Cafe, or enjoy refreshing beverages at the Sand Bar and Huvan, beautifully lapped by the house reef. Each dining venue adds a distinct flavor to your stay at Bandos Maldives.

Gallery Restaurant

The Gallery Restaurant offers a diverse buffet spread, showcasing cuisines from around the world. Enjoy a multitude of flavors as you dine amidst an ambience of warmth and hospitality.

Sea Breeze Café

For a more casual dining experience, the Sea Breeze Café offers light meals and drinks. Enjoy a leisurely lunch or a relaxed dinner along with refreshing sea breezes enhancing your overall dining experience.

The Sand Bar

End your day with your favourite cocktail at The Sand Bar. Nestled alongside the beach, this bar offers a stunning view of the sea, making it the perfect spot for a replenishing evening.

Diving and Snorkeling

The incredible house reef at Bandos Island Resort is ideal for snorkeling and diving enthusiasts. The house reef is teeming with marine life, including vibrant coral formations, sea turtles, and a diverse array of fish species.

Guests can explore the house reef on their own or participate in a guided snorkeling or diving excursion led by expert instructors who provide valuable insights into the diverse marine ecosystem.

Dive Bandos Dive Center

Dive Bandos is one of the longest established centers in the country and our professional staff will ensure that you experience the lush underwater gardens, colorful fish and magnificent seascapes in total safety. The Dive Center is a spacious facility complete with air-conditioned audio visual classrooms, library, hot water showers and large storage rooms.

Dive Bandos, the resort’s well-equipped Dive Center, is the gateway to the stunning underwater world of North Male Atoll. Snorkel amidst the vibrant marine life, or challenge yourself with water sports for a unique marine adventure. 

Dive Bandos is a tried and true, top-tier diving hub in the nation, and our hands-on team will make sure you safely explore the beautiful underwater flora, vivid fish, and stunning ocean landscapes. The Dive Center’s got tons of space and comes with cool classrooms with AV tech, a library, hot showers, and plenty of storage areas.

Spa and wellness

The resort’s dedication to providing exceptional service and hospitality is reflected in every aspect of the guest experience, making it a popular choice for travelers from all over the world.

Orchid Spa

The Orchid Spa at Bandos Maldives invites you to indulge in soothing spa treatments. Experience revitalization as sea breezes lull you into tranquillity during your serene spa retreat.

Wellness Activities around the Island Resort

Stay active and energized with our varied wellness activities around the island. Choose from Yoga, Tennis and more to enhance your wellness drive during your stay with us.

Private Spa Experiences for Couples

Looking for a romantic experience? Book a Private Spa Experience at the Orchid Spa. Reconnect with your partner amidst the tranquil settings and leave re-energized.

Bandos Maldives All-inclusive package

The Bandos Maldives offers an all-inclusive package. This package includes daily meals, specifically breakfast, lunch, and dinner at the Gallery restaurant. Alongside this, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages are included from the Sand Bar, Huvan, and also the Gallery restaurant.

As part of the package, you can also participate in a range of sports and entertainment activities. Experience a fun-filled tropical getaway at the pristine white-sand beaches of Bandos Maldives, all at an excellent rate. 

Room Types and Facilities

Available Room Types: Bungalows, Water Bungalows, A/C Rooms

Room Facilities: Hot and Cold Water, Hair Dryer, Mini Bar, Idd Telephone, Satellite TV, Jacuzzi Bathtub

Resort Facilities

Swimming Pool, Sauna, Discotheque, Spa, Internet / Wi-Fi, Business Center, Dive Center, Restaurants, Bars

Sports and Recreation

Scuba Diving, Windsurfing, Catamaran Sailing, Parasailing, Canoeing, Water Skiing, Wake Boarding, Ringo Riding, Banana Riding, Submarine Diving, Paddle Boards, Badminton, Tennis, Beach Volley, Aerobics, Fishing Trip, Excursion, Big Game Fishing

Location on Map
Contact Bandos Island Resort & Spa

2nd Floor, Jazeera Building, Boduthakurufaanu Magu, Male'

Tel: +(960) 664 0088, 332 5529

Email: [email protected]


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