Set upon the secluded North Ari Atoll, Banyan Tree Madivaru is just 20 minutes Southwest by seaplane from Male International Airport.
Featuring a private cluster of six exquisite Tented Pool Villas on an island spanning 16,000sqm, Madivaru island is graced with a pristine white sandy beach, skirting a crystal clear lagoon wrapped by breathtaking house reefs. Here, guests can expect sublime seclusion, coupled with the finest service, for the quintessential Banyan Tree experience.
Banyan Tree Spa: Offering a pampering range of massage, body and beauty treatments by skilled therapists in the privacy of your villa.
Banyan Tree Gallery: A lifestyle gallery showcasing indigenous arts and crafts. ... [+] More
PADI 5 Star Gold Palm Dive Center: Offering PADI courses from beginner to professional levels.
Water Sports facilities: Including canoeing, paddleboat, windsurfing, catamaran sailing, and various motorized water sports such as wake-boarding and mono-skiing.
Excursions: Local island tours, snorkeling safari, night fishing, dolphin cruises and sunset cruises.
Boa Keyo: Serving Asian and Mediterranean fusion cuisine in a casual setting overlooking the Indian Ocean. The bar provides exotic refreshing cocktails and a variety of tasty snacks all day.
In-Villa Dining: Arranged in the comfort of your tented residence, choices include a romantic candlelit dinner on your deck and a barbecue on the beach.
Sandbank Dining: Enjoy the gentle lapping of the waves at your feet while the chef prepares a gourmet medley on a private sandbank with a table for two.
Castaway Island Dining: Embark on an adventure in this exclusive experience, where you are welcomed to your private island for the evening with an array of Maldivian specialties prepared by your own chef.
Check In: 1400hrs
Check Out: 1100hrs
Getting there: A third party seaplane company operates a scenic 25-minute seaplane transfer from Male International Airport to Banyan Tree Madivaru. Upon confirming your reservation, our team will automatically organize your transfer 48 hours after receiving your booking and seaplane transfer fee will be charged directly to your bill. The seaplanes only operate during daylight hours (6am-4pm). To reach the resort the same day, guests must check in before 16.00 at the seaplane counter. For International departure flights before 9.30am guests will have to arrive in Male one day prior to their departure and stay overnight in Male. Our reservations team will be happy to assist in arranging accommodations in Male for any late arrivals or early departures.
Upon your arrival to Male International Airport our resort team will meet you outside of the arrivals terminal and escort you by shuttle bus to our lounge at the seaplane terminal. Flight times are confirmed by the seaplane company one day prior to departure and you will be notified as to your flight times upon arrival into Male.
Please note as per the seaplane company's terms and conditions, baggage allowance is 20kg and 5 kg hand luggage. Any excess baggage is at an additional charge and will have to be paid directly to the seaplane company at US$ 2.00 per 1 kg per way. At the seaplane company?s discretion your luggage might be delivered on the next flight based on the seaplane payload.
The resort must receive full flight details at least 3 days prior to arrival in order to guarantee the seaplane seats. Failure to do so may result in additional waiting time in the Lounge or an overnight stay in Male at guests' additional cost. There are no guarantees of awaiting time for the seaplane transfer or guarantees that seaplane transfer will be available at the designated time and resort is not liable for any compensation arising from such delays.
Parking: Island Resort - No parking cars