Beauty, style, sophistication and an eco-conscience to boot…Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru has it all. For those of you who enjoy luxury but also want to stay at a resort that genuinely cares about the environment, it’s the perfect choice; with an on-site Marine Lab running admirable turtle conservation and ‘coral sponsorship’ programmes. The villas are designed to reflect a seashell and are the epitome of tropical elegance. An award-winning spa, star-gazing, water-sports and culinary demonstrations are amongst other highlights.
VILLAS & BUNGALOWS
Choosing from our extensive spa menu can be tough, there are so many possibilities. So why not enjoy unlimited spa treatments from our professional spa therapists? The Spa Sanctuary Pool Villa offers all of this, and of course our signature private pool and panoramic views of the turquoise waters. Request Quote
The stunning Oceanview Pool Villa is an intimate enclave of tropical living. Overlooking the sparkling Indian Ocean, each villa is nestled within a green canopy of tranquility and privacy. The beach peeps through the leaves enticing you to soak up a golden tan. Sip a cool cocktail by your sun loungers and enjoy the soothing sounds of the sea right at your doorstep.
The 110 sqm Oceanview Pool Villa features a nautilus shell-inspired ceiling and framed glass doors that create a cocoon of relaxation and spaciousness. The villa also includes a signature teakwood four-poster bed, extended wooden deck with sala, as well as a private garden area with a pool, jet pool and outdoor shower. Request Quote
Located right on the pristine white sand beach, the Beachfront Pool Villa offers intimate access to the beautiful turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. Step out into the sunshine, watch your footprints disappear into the sand with each gentle wave and dive into the cool inviting waters.
The 110 sqm Beachfront Pool Villa features a king-size bed and a private garden with a pool, jet pool and outdoor shower. Request Quote
WINE & DINE
Tuck into scrumptious Maldivian and international cuisine in the casual setting of Ilaafathi restaurant. Complete with a natural alang-alang (dried grass) roof, this beachfront eatery serves expansive buffet breakfasts and superb set dinners.
Adjacent to Ilaafathi is open-air Sangu restaurant, which - weather permitting - opens for barbecue buffet lunches and theme night dinners under a blanket of stars.
Savour quiet time with a private barbecue or make the most of your Maldivian sojourn with a Sandbank Dinner of fresh seafood.
An extensive range of appetising snacks and light meals are served all day long at our open-air Naiboli Bar, along with your favourite cocktails. Relax as the sea breeze, sandy beach underfoot and breathtaking views over the Indian Ocean are a backdrop to chatting with friends, enjoying board games, using the complimentary Wi-Fi, or simply unwinding in the warm and relaxed atmosphere.
Every Friday, we present Bodu Beru - a drumming music performance from the Maldives, by our upbeat musicians in their ethnic costumes. Enjoy the show, followed by a Maldivian-themed dinner buffet.
Our In-Villa Dining menu is full of surprising treats, including a romantic candlelit barbecue dinner in the intimacy of your villa or by the edge of the beach. Arrange the meal as you wish, with or without your very own private chef and waiter, comprising international or Maldivian favourites, matched by a variety of wines and cocktails.
Facilities and Activities
Banyan Tree Spa Vabbinfaru promises to be an exclusive hideaway in the Maldives. Enjoy the gentle breezes of the Indian Ocean and rejuvenate your senses with a range of spa treatments developed based on traditional Asian healing philosophies. At Banyan Tree Spa Vabbinfaru, therapists extend a warm welcome with their intuitive touch and a dedicated service attitude.
Banyan Tree Spa Academies are established in Bintan in Indonesia, Phuket in Thailand and Lijiang in China to standardise the training of all spa therapists. Formal training programmes ensure all Banyan Tree Spa therapists are well-equipped with a consistent level of excellent service skills.
For the adrenalin-seeking couples, enjoy a wide array of exciting water sports activities, from wakeboarding, water-skiing to catamaran sailing. With the wind in your sails, take a guided catamaran excursion for an exhilarating sandbank tour or a sunset sail, or even take on the challenge yourself after a private lesson with our instructors.
Sway to the rhythm of the Bodu Beru drums, a Maldivian dance tradition, and enjoy a night of music, fun and dancing with your beloved.
Cruise through the lagoon on a traditional Maldivian dhoni as the sky explodes with the colours of the sunset, while you and your loved one sip champagne.
Dine on the beach and enjoy the refreshing sea breeze while feasting on a gloriously cooked meal. Sharkpoint Dinner is a memorable private dining experience to be shared with your loved one.
Performed on the shores of the tranquil atoll beach, our professional therapists will pamper and indulge you and your partner with relaxing Thai massage techniques of palming and thumbing.
Dine on an intimate sandbank and enjoy a delicious spread of continental, Asian or Maldivian dishes to please the most discerning of palates. With discreetly attentive service to ensure your every need is met, enjoy your meal on a private island. Available for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
Get a sense of romance in the Maldives. If you are ready to propose, have your dream wedding, celebrate your special anniversary, or just spend time with your soulmate, Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru has something special in store for you.
Banyan Tree Maldives is located very close by to the Airport in North Male Atoll.