Be cast away into paradise on earth, the Maldives, with Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru. Experience a sense of   enchantment and romance as you spend the day trailing between sun, sand, sea and sala. Surrounded by turquoise waters, the island of Vabbinfaru has only 48 villas sprinkled across the lush green garden of coconut trees and indigenous blooms. Enjoy the best of the Maldives on land and in the water as Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru offers up a melding of both worlds. Experience the famed Banyan Tree signature hospitality to bring you closer to paradise.


Encircled by a white powdery beach, 48 elegantly rustic villas are nestled on a coral atoll in the Indian Ocean. Uniquely designed to reflect a seashell spiral, the understated elegance of conical thatched roof villas imparts a sense of traditional Maldivian magic.

Oceanview Villa
The Oceanview Villa delivers unparalleled privacy with its very own open-air jet pool on a wooden patio. Immerse yourself in the bubbling waters of the jet pool and feel the tension seep away from your body as you drift off in a luxurious king-sized bed to the sound of waves lapping on the picture-perfect shores. With an area of 180sqm, your experience won’t be anything but perfectly spacious.

Deluxe Oceanview Villa
The Deluxe Oceanview Villa invites you in with the tranquillity of a private garden within your own pavilion, private jet pool and outdoor shower. The secluded garden setting of this villa is treasured for its generous space measuring 220sqm, privacy and shady greenery. The beach peeps through the leaves and entices you to soak up a golden tan; laze around and see your footsteps disappear in the sand as the winds blow from the sea. In addition to the outdoor jet pool, an outdoor shower brings you closer to nature.

Beachfront Villa
With its private outdoor jet pool and sundeck, the Beachfront Villa is ideally suited for a romantic getaway. Within this 120sqm space, watch the spectacular ocean vista unfold from the terrace, while the balmy sea breeze cools the room. Or step onto the silky sand of the beach and swim above the virtually untouched house reef with its glorious display of colour.

Deluxe Beachfront Villa
Experience the natural beauty of Vabbinfaru Island from the plush comfort of the Deluxe Beachfront Villa. The villa, measuring 120sqm, has been designed to be bright and breezy. The villa 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 and a small courtyard garden with an open-air shower. With ample amenities and services at hand, leave your cares at the door and enter a fresh world of possibilities.

Vabbinfaru Villa
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. Ample space of 220sqm makes the Vabbinfaru Villa ideal for small wedding parties; yet, priceless privacy can be found within this villa category.

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Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru offers sublime dining choices ranging from eclectic Maldivian and international cuisine at Ilaafathi to candlelit dinners under the stars. Savour quiet time with a private barbecue in the seclusion of your own villa terrace or make the most of your Maldivian sojourn with a Sandbank Dinner of fresh seafood.

Destination Dining
Savour quiet time with a private barbecue or make the most of your Maldivian sojourn with a Sandbank Dinner of fresh seafood.

Naiboli Bar
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.

In-Villa Dining
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.

Tuck into scrumptious Maldivian and international cuisine in the casual setting of Ilaafathi restaurant.

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– Swimming Pool            – Discotheque
– Scuba Diving                 – Windsurfing
– Catamaran Sailing       – Canoeing
– Water Skiing                  – Wake Boarding
– Banana Riding              – Badminton
– Tennis                             – Beach Volley
– Excursions                     – Submarine Diving
– Big Game Fishing

Culinary Demonstrations
Overlooking the sea and shaded by palm trees, cooking classes deliver the magic of the Maldives at Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru

Banyan Tree Maldives Marine Lab
The Banyan Tree Maldives Marine Lab on the island is the first of its kind to be funded and built by a private resort.

On starry nights, approach our friendly staff at Naiboli Bar for the use of the high-powered telescope for star gazing.

Water Sports
Enjoying water sports with our fun-loving, award-winning recreation team is a must while on Vabbinfaru.


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