One of the most popular resorts for divers.

Bandos Island Resort, Maldives

In the middle of the Indian Ocean sits the island of Bandos. A picture-perfect paradise hidden away from life’s everyday stresses. The clear blue water, vibrant plant life and white sandy beaches create an immediate feeling of tranquility.


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.


From the moment you arrive you will see first hand the friendly, attentive service that has earned Bandos the reputation of the ‘Island of Hospitality’.

Located in the North Male Atoll just 20 minutes by speedboat from the airport, and close to 40+ dive sites, this well established resort is a good option for the whole family. There is a kids club with a range of activities to keep the little ones occupied all day, and a spa and fitness centre for the adults. Daily excursions and activities such as windsurfing and, canoeing are available for those days off from diving, a perfect choice for the more active diver. The accommodation is a mixture of simply styled, private villas and luxury water villas and the 6 restaurants and bars will cater to all tastes.

The house reef here at Bandos, considered one of the best in North Malé Atoll, guarantees a glimpse of one of the true marvels of the Maldives. The convenient location of Bandos allows us to offer diving to over 40 impressive dive sites.



Aptly named, the Sea Breeze Cafe 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 lagoon 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, which means blue skies and calm sea, is the best place to view the stunning Maldives sunset.

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.

The classic island bar is ideal for guests to enjoy one of our many tropical cocktails or any other beverage that suits their fancy. The Sand Bar is designed with fun in mind to offer our guests a wonderful time with our top-notch karaoke facilities, live band or discotheque evenings.

The swim up bar in our pool is located in the midst of the beautiful surroundings of palm trees and blossoms with their lush fragrance. A chilled drink is all you need to bring out the sunny spirit within you. Relax under the shade with your loved ones and feel the bubbles of its jetted stools.

Umi Yaki translates to ‘grill by the sea’ which is fitting as guests can enjoy beautiful views in the open air restaurant during their dinner. Sit around teppan hot plate and watch as our chefs skillfully cook your food in front of you, using their theatrical skills, flipping and juggling and with a dash of fire, your meal is prepared for you before your very eyes.

All Inclusive Package is now available at Bandos Maldives. Included in the package is breakfast, lunch and dinner in the Gallery restaurant, as well as alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks at the Sand Bar, Huvan and Gallery restaurant. The package also offers a variety of sports and entertainment. Enjoy a holiday getaway today at the white-sand beaches of Bandos Maldives at a great value.


Orchid Spa offers a variety of wellness services that relax, re-align and rejuvenate. There are many positive aspects to receiving massage therapy and with the busy lives we lead, we can all benefit from a little stress-management.

At Orchid Spa everything gives pleasure; the vitality of the pool, the serenity of the tropical landscape, the natural sounds, the hot steam and sauna bath which penetrate the muscles and relieve the tensions. The cozy mini hair salon specializes in Crème Bath, deep relaxing head massage and hair conditioning treatment as well as nail services.

Rejuvenate your body and mind while enjoying a perfect holiday in Bandos through a splendid massage at Orchid Spa. The private villas and cabanas at Spa offer intimacy and privacy.

Visit our salon for a quick refresh after your spa services. We offer several services including pedicure, waxing, manicure, hair styling, make-up, shampoo and blow dry.


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.


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.

Plenty for Everyone

· Swimming Pool

· Fitness Centre

· Spa

· Tennis

· Badminton

· Beach Volleyball

· Table Tennis

· Watersports

· 6 Restaurants and Bars

· Live Music and Karoake

· Kids Club

· Excursions

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Bandos Island Resort, Maldives