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Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru

Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru

North Male Atoll, Vabbinfaru, Maldives



Paradise at the shore
Located on a remote island set a private white sand beach, this resort is within minutes of Vabbininfaru Beach and Angsana Beach. Area attractions also include Thulhagiri Beach and Bandos Beach.
Relax in style
Catch some rays on Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru's private white sand beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 2 restaurants.
Balconies with views
Guestrooms open to furnished patios with beach views and feature private plunge pools and air conditioning. Other amenities include separate sitting areas and safes.
Property Location When you stay at Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru in Vabbinfaru, you'll be on the beach, within a 5-minute drive of Thulhagiri Beach and Full Moon Beach. This luxury resort is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Kurumba Beach and 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Paradise Island Beach.
Rooms Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 48 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring private pools. Rooms have private furnished patios. Complimentary wireless internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.
Amenities Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. You can take advantage of recreational amenities such as a sauna and a 24-hour fitness center. This resort also features complimentary wireless internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.
Dining All-inclusive rates are available at this resort. Meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments are included in all-inclusive rates. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities.

Enjoy international cuisine at Ilaafathi, one of the resort's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/cafe. Unwind at the end of the day with a drink at the bar/lounge or the beach bar. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include a computer station, express check-in, and express check-out. Planning an event in Vabbinfaru? This resort has 323 square feet (30 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and a meeting room. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge at scheduled times.

What to expect:

  • Guests must transfer via boat to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking.
  • One child 2 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.


MLE - Velana International Airport



  • Furnished patio
  • Premium bedding
  • Electric kettle
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Outdoor shower
  • Bidet
  • Espresso maker
  • Desk
  • Private plunge pool
  • Recycling
  • Soap
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste available
  • Toilet paper
  • Shower only
  • Shampoo
  • Slippers
  • Air conditioning
  • Sofa bed
  • Separate sitting area
  • Cable TV service
  • Free newspaper
  • Non-Smoking
  • Fence around pool
  • Television
  • Tile flooring in room
  • Turndown service
  • Pillow menu
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Minibar
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Ceiling fan
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Individually decorated
  • Free WiFi
  • Individually furnished
  • Phone
  • Towels provided
  • Bedsheets provided
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Partially open bathroom
  • TV size: 48
  • In-room safe
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Free bottled water
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Private pool
  • Paper towels
  • Smoking and Non-Smoking

Property Amenities

Step outside to unwind on the white sand beach or hang out at the pool reclining in the comfort of a sun lounger (chaise lounge) while working on a tan, or chill in the shade with umbrellas. Guests can pamper themselves with a a treatment at the full-service spa, which has 6 treatment rooms. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including Ayurvedic treatments. Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru like a 24-hour fitness facility and a steam room. Dining is available at one of the resort's 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can gather to watch the glorious Maldivian sunsets and sip on a refreshing cocktail. An Internet point is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This luxury resort also features a sauna and a garden.

  • Beach volleyball on site
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Tile flooring in public areas
  • Hardwood flooring in public areas
  • Smooth flooring in public areas
  • Beach yoga on site
  • Lockers available
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Number of meeting rooms - 1
  • Conference space size (meters) - 30
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of bars/lounges - 1
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Number of beach bars - 1
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Sailing on site
  • Scuba diving on site
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Accessible airport shuttle
  • Recycling
  • Multilingual staff
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 1
  • Laundry facilities
  • Snorkeling on site
  • Fitness facilities
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Express check-in
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Picnic area
  • Garden
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Wedding services
  • Full-service spa
  • Beach towels
  • Volleyball on site
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Water skiing on site
  • Boat tours on site
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Fishing on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Wheelchair accessible – no
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-out
  • Porter/bellhop
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Spa services on site
  • Rowing or canoeing on site
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Surfing/bodyboarding nearby
  • Conference space
  • Kayaking on site
  • Terrace
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Computer station
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Conference space size (feet) - 323
  • Concierge services
  • Year Built - 1995
  • Total number of rooms - 48


Know Before You Go
  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.
  • Contactless check-out is available.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: approximately USD 50 for adults and USD 50 for children
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 200 per person (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 100 (roundtrip), (from 4 to 11 years old)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Mandatory Fees and Taxes

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 280
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 140 (from 3 to 11 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 340
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 170 (from 3 to 11 years old)
  • Boat transfer per adult: USD 200 (roundtrip)
  • Boat transfer per child: USD 100 (roundtrip), from 4 to 12 years old
  • Additional fee for children (from 12 years old to 17 years old): USD 185 per person, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

The additional fee covers transfer fees for guests ages 12-17.


24-hour room service is available.
This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy a refreshing cocktail at the bar.
This buffet restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).
Naiboli Bar
This beach café serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Full Moon Beach - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Thulhagiri Beach - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Kurumba Beach - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Paradise Island Beach - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Gili Lankanfushi Beach - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Dhonveli Beach - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Hulhumale Beach - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Villingili Public Beach - 11.6 km / 7.2 mi
Rasfannu - 12 km / 7.4 mi

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Helicopter/airplane sightseeing
  • Kayaking
  • Rowing or canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba diving
  • Swimming
  • Volleyball
  • Water skiing
  • Whale-watching