Your holiday specialist for the Indian Ocean

Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru, North Malé Atoll

Step into an island life blissfully blessed with stunning waters, soft white sands, tropical flora and fauna; and, amidst all that, find yourself floating in a dreamy realm known as Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Maldives. Explore an all-pool villa retreat, uniquely designed like a seashell spiral with an understated elegance and is a mere 20 minutes speedboat ride from the Velanaa International Airport.

  • All-inclusive Plan

    Experience a plethora of choices at one go, packed with surprises, especially to enhance your lovely stay at the Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Maldives Resort.

  • Retreats

    At Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Resort Maldives, every stay-in space draws their design inspiration from the island’s lavish beauty, expressed in thatched roofs, natural materials and lush fabrics. Bespoke furnishings, accented with local artefacts and wall art, sit comfortably alongside the modern creature comforts that are a standard in all villas. All 48 elegant villas are nestled within lush tropical gardens offering ultimate privacy. A tropical garden, outdoor terrace, private pool and jet pool, as well as a timber deck are classic features in every villa type.

    *Standard Amenities:

    • Alarm clock
    • Duvet
    • Toothbrush
    • Razor kit (upon request)
    • Comb
    • Sanity Kit
    • Big and small towels
    • Beach towels
    • Hairdryer
    • Bathrobes
    • Soap
    • Shampoo
    • Bath gel
    • Bath oil
    • Luffa (upon request)
    • Bedroom Slippers
    • IDD telephone
    • CD & DVD player (upon request)
    • Board games (upon request)
    • Flat TV
    • Coffee and tea making facilities
    • Oil Burner and Incent Stick
    • Sun Loungers
    • Indoor and outdoor shower
    • Mini Bar (chargeable)
    • In-room safe
    • Laundry
    • Beach slippers
    • Beach bag
    • Iron board (On Request)
    • Insect repellent
    • Universal socket
    • Torch light
    • Electrical kettle
    • Umbrella
    • Mirrors
    • Sewing Kit
    • Hairdryer
    • Smoke Detector
    • WiFi 

    Oceanview Pool Villa

    Live in an abode of rekindling romance with a bedroom that is equipped with a four-poster king-size bed, curved wall of French doors and elegant draping. Enjoy the large wooden patio opening up from the bedroom, complete with sunbeds, an outdoor tropical shower, access to the private pool and the outdoor Jacuzzi. The patio of the Ocean Pool Villas of Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Maldives Resort opens up directly to the ocean and the sands for an intimate and idyllic island holiday.


    • 2 Adults
    • Signature teakwood four-poster King-size bed
    • Ocean View
    • Outdoor and indoor showers
    • Pillow menu of your choice
    • Private Pool with Adjoining Jet pool
    • Minibar
    • Air conditioning
    • *Standard Room Amenities

    Beachfront Pool Villa

    For romance and love, stay in the intimate Beachfront Pool Villa at Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Maldives Resort, set right on the beach with direct access to the turquoise ocean and a private pool with adjoining Jet pool. Traditional gorgeous outdoor shower, a wooden walkway to the beach and a walled water feature completes the outdoor space. But that isn’t the end! Doting French doors in the bedroom for al fresco dining, open bathroom, lush furniture and a close-up view of the ocean keeps the momentum flowing.


    • 2 Adults
    • Ocean View
    • Signature teakwood four-poster King-size bed
    • Outdoor and indoor showers
    • Pillow menu of your choice
    • Private Pool with Adjoining Jet pool
    • *Standard Room Amenities

    Spa Sanctuary Pool Villa

    An epitome of luxury is when there is an option to indulge in the ultimate spa experience within your own private villa space. Enjoy and experience unlimited spa treatments from professional spa therapists. So, it isn’t just about an opulent staying but also an amalgamation of top-class spa treatments that you get to rejuvenate on. The Spa Sanctuary Pool Villa of Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Maldives Resort offers all of this, and of course, the signature private pool and panoramic views of the turquoise waters.

    The ultimate spa experience includes:

    • Receive unlimited complimentary 60-minutes session body massages + 30-minutes refreshment & relaxation spa treatments for 2 guests per villa per day
    • Additional spa treatments for 3rd person are available at 20% discount on the published Spa rates
    • Spa treatments are only available during spa operational hours between 11:00 a.m. to 08:00 p.m.
    • Spa treatments can be done in the villa or in the Spa


    • 2 Adults
    • Outdoor and indoor showers
    • Signature teakwood four-poster King–size bed
    • Pillow menu of your choice
    • Private Pool with Adjoining Jet pool

  • Culinaire

    Offering a wide variety of dining and amazing food experiences, Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Resort Maldives, ensures to pacify all kind of moods and cravings during your entire stay. From light bites to exquisite private dining on the beach, there is never an end of options for you out here. Relish barefoot dining at the casual beachside Ilaafathi, explore the Naiboli Bar for refreshing cocktails and stirred, concocted drinks along with Bodu Beru dance performances.

    Destination Dining

    Opening hours:

    8am – 12pm

    Cuisine: International

    Dine under the stars with a setting on the soft sands of a private beach. Enjoy an intimate dining session in the privacy of your own villa (with 24-hour room service). Even the famous hop on a boat to a 5-course dinner on a nearby sandbank prepared right before your eyes will set your foodie soul on fire. With Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Resort Maldives’ Destination Dining, guests can find exceptional dining experiences and the freshest of ingredients served to you with perfection. 


    Opening hours:

    Breakfast: 07:00 – 10:00
    Lunch: 12:30 – 14:30
    Dinner: 18:30 – 22:00

    : International

    Dining on the beachfront with your beloved by your side is an epicurean moment for all. Relish a range of freshly prepared breakfast items and delicious set dinners in a rustic wooden table setting on the white sandy beach surrounded by tropical trees at the Ilaafathi restaurant of Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Resort Maldives.

    In-Villa Dining

    Opening hours:

    All Day - 24/7

    Cuisine: International

    For those days when you just want to snuggle up in your own living space and chill while dining. The In-Villa Dining option doesn’t get finer than this at the Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Maldives Resort. Enjoy a candlelit barbecue dinner or a gourmet meal in the privacy of your own villa coupled with your choice of wines or specially stirred cocktails concocted specially for you by resort’s renowned mixologists. You wish as per your mood and palette and let a private chef and a waiter take care of the rest. 

    Naiboli Bar

    Opening hours:

    10:00 – 23:59

    Cuisine: Snack Bar

    There is nothing more one requires other than to chill in an island holiday at an open-air bar serving delicious drinks with light bites to go along with it. The Naiboli Bar at the Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Maldives Resort offers all-day dining selections, including an extensive range of delicious appetizers, light meals and cocktails. Nestled admirably on the sandy beachfront to enjoy the ocean breeze, sea and surf. And, on Fridays, be a part of the mesmerising Bodu Beru performance, a drumming music performance showcased live by musicians in ethnic costumes.

  • Unwind @Banyan Tree Spa

    The entire selection of therapies and massages offered at the Banyan Tree Spa of Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Maldives Resort are inspired by ancient Asian traditions dating back centuries, featuring timeless secrets of wellness and beauty. Step in to a sanctuary of immaculate settings, leave all your cares behind and let the dedicated therapist knead you into relaxation with the lightest of intuitive touches. Revive yourself with the ultimate pampering experience.

    Personalised and unique spa experiences are offered on our specially curated list of massages and therapies as per guests’ need and liking. Choose from an indulgent array of pamperings, and surrender to the gentle and healing touches of the trained professionals.

  • Romance

    Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Maldives Resort boasts of being one of the most starry-eyed retreat in the isles of Maldives. The things that couples can do is unimaginably endless here. From intimate dinners at exceptional locations to therapeutic massages on the beach, from honeymooning to celebrating your anniversaries & special celebratory days, or just spending time with your soulmate, this resort will always have something special in store for you. It truly is a heaven full of romantic spaces, all across the island.

    Sandbank Dining

    Fancy a delicious spread of continental, Asian or Maldivian dishes on an intimate sandbank of a private island. Available for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

    Massage at Sunset Jetty

    Indulge in a couples massage session on the shores with a blissful and relaxing Thai massage technique of palming and thumbing performed by a professional therapist.

    Sharkpoint Dinner

    Feast on a gloriously cooked meal on the beach and the refreshing sea breeze while concocting a memorable private dining experience shared with your loved one.

    Romantic Beach BBQ Dinner

    Feel the sand while relishing freshly cooked seafood and steaks perfectly complemented with chilled wine on an exquisitely set table under the stars, candlelight while surrounded by the tangy scent of sea breeze.

    Culinary Demonstrations for Couples

    Try your hand in a couples cooking session. Whip, chop, dice, blend a delicious Maldivian meal under the culinary guidance of the resorts Sous chef. Watch and learn, and enjoy the final product of Maldivian curries, salads, and other local treats.

    Sunset Cruise

    Enjoy a mesmerizing sunset while gliding through the lagoon on a Dhoni and sipping on champagne with your beloved. A sight to behold, a memory to hold!

    An Intimate Affair

    Surprise your lover with a well-decored villa; personalised incense, a well-prepared bath with flower petals, and specially made up bed for an evening of intimacy and romance.


    At a scintillating tropical island like Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Maldives Resort, an intimate, love filled proposal just seals the deal for forever. Plan your most special moment with the resorts team – whether it's during a romantic beachfront dinner, or in an action packed adventure at sea (or under it). Get a sense of romance, with our best offers here.

  • Experience

    At Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Maldives Resort, you will never be lost for something to do. With lush tropical palms, immaculate coral beaches, sparkling cerulean waters and a house reef bustling with turtles, white tip sharks, manta rays, lobsters and many other aquatic residents – guests can get acquainted with the underwater world. For the adventure seekers, this perfectly shaped island of Vabbinfaru is blessed with endless watersports activities, seeing Maldives from an entirely different point of view or even surf, dive and snorkel - there's plenty of choice from what to do.

    Water Sports

    When in Maldives, experiencing water sports always tops the charts. And for couples who enjoy water based activities are always in for a treat with a wide range of exciting water sports. Try your hand in wakeboarding, water-skiing and catamaran sailing. Embark on a guided catamaran excursion for an exhilarating sandbank tour or a sunset sail.


    Jump in the water to explore the awe-inspiring underwater world with your partner. Admire the vast coral reefs teeming with exotic sea creatures including reef sharks, stingrays and turtles.

    Feeding the Stingrays

    Participate in the daily sting-ray feeding sessions. Watch them glide on the sea bed while munching on their favourite treats.

    Bodu Beru Night

    Go local and hand in hand with a traditional music and dance celebration. Sway to the rhythm of the Bodu Beru drums, and enjoy a night of music and fun with your beloved.