Bandos Island Resort

Bandos Island Resort is a perfect setting for that romantic getaway or those two weeks of bliss away from work. The sense of calm and serenity the island emanates is truly otherworldly. 

The gentle lull of the sea, the whistling breeze and the rustling of the palm fronds on the beach will help transcend you from the hurly-burly rigors of daily life. 

This aural feast, complimented by an all colorful visual one, where the turquoise of the lagoon, the lush green vegetation, the pearl white beaches, azur blue sky and generous offering of golden sunshine inspires the question, did heaven and hearth meet?  

Starting from US$ 200,00 per person in double room per night Full Board 

  • Star Rating: 4 Stars
  • Location: North Male Atoll
  • Distance from Airport: 7km
  • Recommended for: diving, snorkeling, fishing


    Bandos’ rooms and villas are surrounded by nature beauty, some featuring thatched roofs or wooden décor.

    Standard Rooms - with their simplistic elegance, quite strongly reflect all that is good about Bandos; the unyielding attitude towards settling for anything less than the highest quality and unrivalled customer satisfaction.

    Deluxe Rooms - spacious and inviting, while offering a wide range of amenities. The rooms are designed in such a manner that both the living and bedroom areas are topped off by unique thatched high ceilings.

    Garden Villa - with their neatly trimmed hedges and flower gardens are designed for those who want to while away their vacation in the elegance of a carefully tended garden environment. Located in the middle of the island, near the new swimming pool facilities, these wooden chalets are elegantly furnished and come with their own private patio.

    Jacuzzi Beach Villas - Set on a strip of white sandy beach overlooking a crystal-clear lagoon blessed with abundant sunshine and tropical flora of unspeakable beauty, the Jacuzzi Beach Villas at Bandos will singularly make your stay on Bandos a most memorable occasion. Fashioned as a duplex, the living and bedroom facilities boast of all the requisite amenities necessary for your comfort and satisfaction. The balcony provides a pleasant view of the beach front, while the gentle rumble of the surf is constantly soothing. In the seclusion of your Beach Villa, surrounded by lush tropical vegetation, is the open-air Jacuzzi with its thatched roof shade designed for your relaxation and enjoyment.

    Water Villas - features unique decor and breathtaking views of the ocean and beach, giving you the feeling that your villa is floating on the ocean. It offers luxury and tranquillity with full privacy and services exclusive to the villa. The living quarters come fully furnished with modern amenities, while the defining feature of the bedroom is the ornate four-poster bed whose elegance is certainly worthy of royalty. The ultra-luxurious and roomy Jacuzzi, set amongst lush tropical indoor plants and imported river pebbles, affords one an uninterrupted view of the ocean and the unending horizon.At Bandos Water Villas, one can simply while away many a moment on such simple pleasures as enjoying the sunset, a romantic soak with a loved one or, as they say in these isles, mastering the art of doing nothing.

    Jacuzzi Pool Villa - A luxurious modern villa with a private infinity swimming pool and Cabana style sun deck. Located at the edge of the Island with a beautiful sea view, where comfort is not over looked by luxury.


    Bandos has a handful of stylish restaurants, bars and unique outlets which feature contemporary cuisines from many different parts of the world. You can also choose between the aromatic air-conditioned dinning areas, or be serenaded by the stars on the deck while you enjoy your exotic journey. 


    Rejuvenate your body and mind while enjoying a perfect holiday in Bandos, through a splendid spa treatment at Anggerik Spa. The private villas and cabanas at our spa offer intimacy and privacy. The Eastern architecture is just a glimpse into the time-honored Asian therapies. From facial treatments that revitalize the skin, to ancient Balinese therapies, Anggerik Spa provides a healing experience for all. 

    An exclusive spa package for couples offers a romantic spa journey while children relish the Junior Spa treatments for young guests. Our experienced and skilled therapists ensure a healing, soothing and charming spa experience.


    Diving It would not be an exaggeration to claim that Bandos has the best dive center in the entire country. Dive Bandos is one of the longest established centers in the country and the professional staff will ensure that you experience the lush underwater gardens, colorful fishes 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 spacious storage rooms. Located nearby is the Sundowners Bar for your relaxation after an invigorating dive. 

    It goes without saying that the equipment we employ is the best and features internationally reputed brands such as Mares, Scubapro, Aqua Lung, Dive Rite and Suunto, to name but a few. They also have an in-house service shop to ensure that all their equipment is up to standards. Dive Bandos has a fleet of up to 4 modern, spacious fiber glass dhonis, all equipped with life vests, first aid equipment, DAN Oxygen Kits and radio to enable communication with the Dive Centre and the island. The experienced and well-trained boat crew are always ready to help you in any way they can.

    Water Sports 

    In a country that is more water than land, the possibilities for fun-filled activities in the water are almost inexhaustible. Whether it is the turquoise of the lagoon, or the azure blue of the rich coral reefs, or even the darker blue of the ocean, the waters surrounding Bandos will certainly yield some recreational value for the guests. The water sports center at Bandos is staffed with professionals who are highly skilled in their craft and are fluent in English, Japanese and German. Some of the most preferred activities include snorkeling, windsurfing, catamaran sailing, water skiing, parasailing, banana boat riding, wake board, knee board, fun tubes and canoeing.


    Island Hopping, Male Shopping, night fishing with Kuda Bandos Barbeque and the Sunset Dolphin Cruise. All the excursions are carefully selected for specific days of the week, tailored to guest travel patterns and other external factors. 

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