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Hotel overview

The private Island of Bandos of North Male Atoll is situated not far from Male, the Maldivian capital. It is a well-known resort with a variety of entertainments, superb accommodation and a breathtaking tropical nature. Bandos is lost in lush greenery and has a luxuriant house reef. This picturesque island is a great place for guests of any age and preferences.

The most amazing emotions tourists are seeking for you can experience here during a fascinating diving with a multilingual Dive Bandos club team. Whale sharks and dolphins watching, traditional fishing, boat cruises and other water activities are not less entertaining. Sports center, exciting excursions and various venues will provide great leisure time at the resort.

Modern spa center massages and treatments will help you relax both physically and mentally. There is a kids’ club where the younger guests enjoy creative and exciting spare time. Couples will find romance on Bandos in everything, starting from special offers, private accommodation and fairytale wedding ceremonies. The resort offers modern conference-rooms up to 350 people and three Maldivian souvenirs shops. Bandos Island Resort & Spa is created for your unforgettable Maldivian getaway.

Transfer: Bandos is located 7 km from the international airport in Male. A speedboat trip takes 15 minutes and is offered day and night.


Bandos great location in the southern part of North Male Atoll offers access to more than 40 exciting diving spots. Dive Bandos is one of the longest established diving centers in the Maldives. The qualified instructors will organize a fortunate dive and a magnificent journey within the underwater world of the Indian Ocean. The diving center is a spacious facility complete with audiovisual classrooms, a library and a shower. There is a clinic with a decompression and hyperbaric chambers. Assistance in Bandos Medical is available around the clock, with a General Practitioner and a Dive Medical Officer on location.


Orchid spa center offers a variety of wellness treatments for well-being improvement, relaxation and skin rejuvenation. There are massages, spa procedures and special kids’ treatments. The center offers salon services including pedicure, manicure, waxing, hair styling and make-up.

Restaurants and bars

  • Gallery is a main resort restaurant offering breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets.
  • Koon Thai is an elegant Thai cuisine venue serving sophisticated courses and a vast global wine selection.
  • Sea Breeze Cafe is located on the spacious overwater terrace with ocean vistas. Open day and night it offers a-la-carte dishes and fast-food snacks.
  • Huvan is a particular private dining spot with stunning sunset views.
  • Sand Bar being a classic beach bar provides tropical cocktails and loud parties.
  • Poll Bar offers chilled drinks, juices, milkshakes and ice-cream during your pool soaking.
  • Umi Yaki is an open-air grill restaurant.

Kids’ Club

Bandos Island is a family-friendly resort where Kokko kids' club organizes younger guests' entertainment. Active games and events are held daily from 8 am till 5 pm under the watch of qualified babysitters. While parents are away, the kids enjoy arts and crafts, cooking lessons, treasure hunting or board games playing.

Water sports

Bandos has everything for water sports, including ocean, sun, beach, wind, modern equipment and professional instructors speaking English, Japanese and German fluently.

Bandos water sports center offers:

  • Snorkeling
  • Windsurfing
  • Water skiing
  • Parasailing
  • Banana boat riding
  • Wakeboarding
  • Canoeing
  • Catamaran

Bandos wedding

The Maldivian holiday evokes romance. Whether you are in love or tend to refresh feelings, the islanders will organize a personalized wedding ceremony for you. Traditional celebration includes intimate vows exchange at the beach, a private sunset cruise and a romantic dinner by the shore.

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TripAdvisor© Traveler Reviews

Good experience

The resort is good once u go in you have to enjoy in its premises itself, they have all the facilities of indoor games in club house, pool bar is good and at evenings see breeze restaurant feels...
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C 775kavand


Great resort to stay with fantastic atmosphere and also staff there was very polite. Amazing experience of stay and also enjoyed adventure of water activities. Food and drinks was great with...
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C wazzzuupp Patna, India

Great stay.

We had a great stay at Bandos, we loved the staff and the island was beautiful. The room we got (a beach villa) was a little dated but it looked like the resort was refurbishing their accommodation...
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C Richard G