A picture perfect paradise


Bandos Island Resort, Maldives

Our Rating

A gem in the Indian ocean where the clear blue water, vibrant plant life and white sandy beaches create a feeling of tranquillity. Bandos is bustling resort, known for its gorgeous house reef which is one of the best in the North Malé Atoll. With a state-of-the-art sports complex, house reef, swimming pool, wading pool for children and a water sports centre it is just 15 minutes speedboat ride from Male.


7 Nights
From £1649 Per Person

Includes return flights from London Heathrow on 5th September 2022. Manchester flight options from £1,789.


Bandos Maldives
North Male Atoll
Republic of Maldives

Bandos Island Resort, Maldives
From £1649 Per Person

More about Bandos Maldives

Standard Beachfront Room

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 unrivaled customer satisfaction.

Room features: mini-bar, air conditioning, hair dryer

Restaurants and Bars

The Gallery – consisting of three spacious halls open for breakfast, lunch and dinner is the main restaurant at Bandos. Serving up elaborate buffet-style dining with a wide choice of dishes, relax knowing that all tastes are catered for.

Grill Bar – Combining contemporary interior with a rustic look and feel, the Grill Bar is situated on the north-eastern side of the island. Guests can choose to be seated either indoors or out on an overwater deck, which offers breath- taking views of the Ocean. The Grill Bar offers a variety of seafood and meat, grilled to your liking and served with a homemade sauce of your choice. Pair your freshly-grilled platter of seafood or meats with a glass of wine, or just grab your favourite drink from the bar and head out on to the deck and let the lingering breeze relaxes and soothes your mind and soul.

Sea Breeze – Aptly named, the Sea Breeze Cafe is situated at the edge of the water where guests 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.

Sand Bar – The classic island bar is ideal for you 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 a wonderful time with top-notch karaoke facilities, live band or discotheque evenings.

Pool Bar – The swim up bar in the 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 – Translating to 'grill by the sea' which is fitting as you can enjoy beautiful views in the open air restaurant during their dinner. Sit around teppan hot plate and watch as 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.

Private dining options also available.


Other Facilities

Clubhouse - Keep fit, unwind and simply have fun at the Club house sports complex. Enjoy beach volleyball or tennis on our flood-lit courts, relax and unwind at the steam bath or Sauna, or take advantage of the 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.

Water sports - 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 at Bandos also offers top notch catamaran and windsurfing facilities, with top of the range equipment from HiFly, North Sails and Topcat among others.

House Reef - Immerse yourself in the wonders of the fascinating underwater world around you. 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.

Big Game Fishing - Your stay at the lovely beachside villas at Bandos will not be complete without an adventurous excursion. Inspired by our rich fishing tradition, offering you one of the most exciting excursions to truly enjoy your holiday the ‘Maldivian way’. Gather your friends to form a team of 4 and take the morning boat for a fishing expedition; explore the large monsters of the deep ocean. These extraordinary fish weight up to 70 kilos and grows up to 8m or more. We offer trolling and casting techniques, Baracudda, Sail fish, Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, Marlin and Tuna are popular with trolling method. Giant Travelly, Red Snappers, Groupers are more common with casting.

All Inclusive Option

All Inclusive Package is 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. 

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Our Awards

We are very proud that our personal, friendly service and attention to detail has led to us becoming an industry leader in providing tailor-made holidays. We have been recognised throughout the years by winning a number of prestigious awards from within and outside of the travel industry. We won the "Best Operator to Canada" award at the 2017 British Annual Canada Travel Awards for a record 15th time.

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