Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru

marveling at the beautiful Maldives sunset and magnificent splash of stars in the night...

Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru

Cast away on the main atoll in the paradisiacal Maldives archipelago, you experience a sense of magic and romance at the quintessential Maldives resort, Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru. Enjoy the best of Maldives on land and in the water as Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru offers up the best of all worlds including one of the best house reefs in the Maldives that is easily accessible from your villa. You'll find paradise here - catching the sea breeze as you wake up in the morning, snorkeling over coral and marine life just steps away from your private villa entrance, luxuriating in the comfort of your elegant five star Maldives beach villa or a luxury Maldives spa, and marveling at the beautiful Maldives sunset and magnificent splash of stars in the night. On top of that, enjoy complimentary wi-fi in public areas and in your villa.



Oceanview Villa, delivers unparalleled privacy with its very own open-air jet pool on a wooden patio with a total 200sqm, your sampler experience won't be anything but luxe. The Deluxe Oceanview Villa invites you to relish the heavenly tranquility of an enchanting garden from your own pavilion. In addition to the outdoor jet pool, an outdoor shower brings you closer to nature. With its private outdoor jet pool and sundeck, the Beachfront Villa is ideally suited for a romantic getaway. Within this 150sqm space, watch the spectacular ocean vista unfold from the terrace, while the balmy sea breeze cools the room. The natural beauty of Vabbinfaru Island can now be experienced in the plush comfort of the Deluxe Beachfront Villa, which measures 150sqm. The stylish interior has been designed to be bright and breezy - it opens on to a large sundeck at the front that leads to the powder-soft beach and into a naturally rustic bathroom at the back with an outdoor jet pool, small courtyard garden with an open-air shower. Stay at the inspiring Vabbinfaru Villa for a beach hideaway with a personal touch. Enjoy the luxury of a large landscaped garden with ocean views, al fresco living pavilion, beach 'sala' pavilion, sundeck, jet pool and outdoor shower. All these elements add up to an unforgettable stay, in an iconic Maldivian environment.


Maldivian and international cuisine in the casual setting of Ilaafathi restaurant set alongside the beach with a natural alang-alang (dried grass) roof, this beachfront eatery serves extravagant buffet breakfasts and superb set dinners that will make you come back for more. An extensive range of appetizing snacks and light meals are served all day long at our open-air Naiboli Bar, along with your favourite cocktails. Under the influence of the sea breezes, sandy beach underfoot and breathtaking views over the Indian Ocean, you can while away many happy hours here chatting with friends, enjoying board games, using the complimentary wi-fi, or simply unwinding in the warm and relaxed atmosphere. The In-Villa Dining menu is full of good ideas, including a wildly 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 other features

Spa Treatments

At Banyan Tree Spa Maldives, therapists bring the right balance of traditional touch and warm service to the extensive menu of tropical treatments. Luxuriate in any of the five spacious outdoor spa pavilions, each with side-by-side couple massage beds and open-air showers. Three deluxe pavilions feature exotic copper bathtubs specially equipped with rain-shower and steam-mist facilities reflecting the exotic local flowers of this secluded isle.

Diving & Snorkeling

As a five-star Gold Palm Resort dive centre, Banyan Tree offers the full range of PADI and Nitrox courses and engages diving instructors who are highly professional, enthusiastic and PADI certified. We pay individual attention to each guest, so courses and dives are conducted in small dive groups. Our professional diving instructors teach in different languages including English, Italian, French, German and Japanese, and take great care to create an environment that's relaxed and interesting. No stress, just pure fun and safe diving!

Weddings & Romance

As you and your beloved are on a secluded sandbank surrounded by turquoise waters under the clear Maldivian skies, nothing comes between the two of you except for the gentle ocean breeze. Imagine your futures ahead as you gaze into the expansive horizon of the Indian Ocean. For the adventurous and marine enthusiasts, a bubbling wedding ceremony underwater is your choice to have, with the occasional rainbow fish or angelfish darting by. Complete this Maldivian wedding dream with a romantic stay in one of our intimate villas, together with a rejuvenating couple spa treatment at Banyan Tree Spa.

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