Baros Maldives

K.Baros, North Malé Atoll
16 km from Velana International Airport, Malé
20 minutes by speedboat


Scuba Diving
Private Pool Villas
Children's Facilities
Disabled Access
Baby Sitting
Adults Only

Baros Maldives is a small exclusive coral island in the Indian Ocean ringed by a sun-kissed beach and a vibrant house-reef, just 20 minutes by speedboat from Maldives International Airport. It is a multi award-winning elegant boutique Maldives resort with a long history of outstanding service excellence.

Baros that elusive holiday spirit Euphoric comfort in immaculate elegance Compelling, delectable, congenial. Epicurean dining, sublime spa, sensational snorkelling, divine diving, evocative moments – The rapture of nature, the kiss of bliss.

When you step onto Baros Island Resort you step into a world of peace and solitude. You also step out right out of your shoes, for you are unlikely to want to wear them again until you leave. This really is a place of tranquillity at the end of a long journey. Thick vegetation conceals this romantic hideaway from the outside world and a score of hidden delights will greet you once you step out of the boat and through the resort's welcome pavilion. Once you have found your way to this haven tucked away in the heart of the beautiful Maldives Islands, you will want to return again and again.

Room Categories

Land Room
268 sq feet

The privileged guests of the Baros Residence enjoy a private swimming pool in the garden, a broad veranda for blissful relaxation and a dedicated butler on call 24/7, making it the ultimate in the Maldives of a luxury resort villa 

Over Water Villa
126 sq feet

Each  Water Pool Villa has a private swimming pool set into an expansive timber veranda deck, with loungers for relaxing and enjoying the view that stretches to the horizon.

Land Room
160 sq feet

Located on a secluded beach shielded by vegetation bordering the lagoon with panoramic sea views, the Premium Pool Villas offer relaxing exclusivity. The beachside plunge pool and the separate Jacuzzi on each side of the Villa’s wooden deck are intimate places for sheer relaxation, making these Premium Pool Villas the epitome of Luxury Villas in the Maldives 

Land Room
134 sq feet

Each of these eight Pool Villas is set in a lush tropical glade by the beach, and creates a haven of privacy in the pure elegance of their plush interiors 

Over Water Villa
92 sq feet

The Water Villas, reached by a wooden jetty, are a short stroll from the northwest tip of the island’s beach, with endless views of the ocean and horizon. Each one of them is intimately exclusive providing the perfect, private escape and an enviable place to stay in some of the most desirable Maldives Water Villas. 

Land Room
103 sq feet

Each Baros Villa nestles discreetly in a tropical glade and is designed with elegance and style. These Maldives Luxury Villas are ideal for a couple happy to enjoy all the beauty and facilities that Baros Maldives offers 

Land Room
89 sq feet

The popular Deluxe Villas are set in flower glades by the beach and exemplify the essence of the Maldives with their tropical grace and simplicity. These unique Maldives island resort villas provide an incredible setting for a perfect holiday for two.



Set in the heart of the resort, hidden within the lush foliage of a tranquil, tropical garden, the Spa at Baros Maldives specialises in personalised treatment to guests’ needs with massages to soothe the mind and nourish the body, as well as therapies from all over Asia and a variety of cosmetic products.


Divers Baros Maldives has been operating in the Maldives since 1979 and the Dive Centre at Baros Maldives was one of the first to be opened in the archipelago. It is a PADI five-star Gold Palm Dive Centre with an experienced international team focusing on services and diving in small groups with personal attention.

water sports

For the energetic or simply curious water sports in the Maldives are a wonderful way to shed cares and enjoy nature’s beauty and bounty.  At Baros Maldives the facilities are designed for guest convenience. From a leisurely paddle in a glass bottom canoe or the excitement of windsurfing, there is something for everyone to enjoy at the Water Sports Centre.


At the enchanting Indian Ocean Resort of Baros Maldives, guests have several opportunities to experience the essence of the Maldives beyond the resort’s shores. As well as pre-planned excursions for groups, the Guest Experiences Team can design individual excursions by privately-chartered boat. Whatever guests want to do, the Guest Experiences Team will create the perfect memorable experience to make guests’ dreams come true.

sports and recreation

The swimming in the lagoon and lazing in the sun on the beach, the fine wining and dining - are a host of activities to indulge in. A weekly programme of escapes and experiences is yours to savour.

sports and recreation

The romantic ambience of Baros Maldives makes it the ideal Maldives Wedding Resort. With its natural beauty and elegant accommodation inspiring intimate moments, it is an idyllic island for a memorable ceremony celebrating the renewal of marriage vows. At Baros Maldives it is possible to arrange for vows to be renewed at The Lighthouse, on the beach, on a sandbank or on Nooma, the traditional Maldivian sailboat.

Wining and Dining

  • Sails

    Sails is situated in the heart of the island, in The Palm Garden, shaded by venerable palm trees creating a unique tropical atmosphere. There are daybeds and hammocks for relaxing while enjoying the best view of the lagoon and taking high tea or sipping signature cocktails, juice or premium beers as time drifts by. In the evening, the romantically-lit open-sided cocktail bar has a wide choice of aperitifs, spirits, wine, liqueurs and digestifs. Twice a week local bands play music for easy listening.

  • The Lighthouse Lounge

    The Lounge on the gallery above the Lighthouse Restaurant is best place on Baros Maldives for a sun downer in an atmosphere of elegance. The view from the gallery over the lagoon, where rays and baby sharks glide past as the sunset sets and stars appear, is complemented by seamless service of drinks and snacks.  

  • Lime

    Located right by the lagoon, the contemporarily styled Lime Restaurant offers Asian influenced cuisine served to guests relaxing at tables on a spacious deck above the waves. Lime is open for a superb buffet breakfast with action stations and sparkling wine, and for salads, snacks, tea, lunch, dinner and family favourites throughout the day.

  • Cayenne

    With palm thatched gazebos for dining above the lagoon, The Cayenne is the place for a light lunch from a wood-fired pizza oven as well as salads, wraps, paninis, and for combination platters of grills of the world: Teppanyaki and Tandoori. There is even a dedicated Satay Bar open during the day. 

  • The Lighthouse Restaurant

    The Lighthouse Restaurant is the hallmark of Baros Maldives, an overwater pavilion with a white sail pinnacle roof that serves as an iconic beacon visible long before the island comes into view. It has been acclaimed as one of the best restaurants in the whole of the Maldives.

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