Bandos, a beautiful coral island located in North Malé' Atoll, about 7
kilometers from Malé International Airport and the capital Malé, is covered with
lush tropical vegetation, numerous palm trees, surrounded by a wide sandy beach
and the crystal clear waters of an azure lagoon. Opened in 1972 the island owns
one of the best house reefs, just 40 - 60 meters away from the beach. The
natural splendor is complemented by the modern amenities of the resort, which
ensure that your stay is both comfortable and memorable.
A major reconstruction project successfully completed in 2005 has brought a
trendy new look to Bandos. Front desk, lobby areas, shops, all the restaurants,
bars, and a new swimming pool have been rebuilt with the state of the art
architectural designs blending perfectly with the tropical surrounding and
maintaining the "local feel".
A total 103 Standard Rooms, conveniently located on the southern side of the
island are all beach-fronted and in blocks of four rooms adjacent to each other.
48 Deluxe Room are all beach-fronted and in blocks of two rooms each with
inter-connecting doors and are more spacious with sitting/living area. Junior
Suites are also ideal for families with small children as well as for the
All 12 Garden Villas are located in the middle of the island, facing the
landscaped gardens and the newly built swimming pool. These are full wooden
chalets with private patio and are elegantly furnished.
Jacuzzi Beach Villa
The 48 Jacuzzi Beach Villas have been newly built in 2005 on the northern
side of the island, with most modern facilities and amenities, yet blending in
well with the tropical surroundings.
The 2 exclusive Water Villas built in 2005, on stilts over the azure lagoon,
are the first of its kind to be built on Bandos. These two luxurious and
spacious Villas are designed with utmost care in ensuring comfort and privacy
for its residents. A spacious living room gives you the breathtaking ocean view,
leading to the large private sundeck with sun loungers.
The Harbour : Fine Dining Restaurant
Dine with style in the newly built and elegantly designed fine dining restaurant
- Harbour Grill. Here you will have options of dining either in air-conditioned
comfort or while enjoying the cool breeze and the breathtaking scenery on the
open air over water deck. Harbour Grill specializes in presenting you with the
best of Maldivian fish, a large variety of seafood, home-made pasta and a
selection of tender steaks char grilled to your taste. The silver light of the
moon, the most delicious food and our warm and friendly staff make it one of the
most memorable moments of your holiday.
The main restaurant of Bandos Island Resort is open for breakfast, lunch and
dinner and specializes in catering for guests whose holiday package includes
meals - yet is open to all the guests. Package holidaymakers, however, are not
restricted to one restaurant, but are welcome to eat at either the Coffee shop
or the Harbour Grill with a discount.
Double/twin bed, tiled floor, mini bar, International Direct Dial telephone,
air-conditioning, beach beds with beach chairs, bathroom with shower, hot & cold
water, hair dryer, satellite television, tea/coffee making facilities and
electronic safety deposit box
Baby cots, Baby sitting, Courier service, Doctors, Drinking water,
Electricity, Hairdressing and beauty salon, Restaurants and bars, Laundry,
Adapters, Aerobics, Air conditioning, Airline, Baggage, Books / Newspapers,
Cyber Cafe, Boat hire, Cashier, Cheques, Credit Cards, Diving, Excursions,
Facsimile, Foreign exchange, Gymnasium, Hair dryer, Mini bar, Non-smoking areas,
Personal computer, Photocopying, Safet, Sauna, Sports and Recreation, Steam
bath, Swimming pool, Television, Tea and coffee making facility, Telephone,