Baros Maldives is a small Luxury island located in North Male Atoll at 25 mns by luxury speedboat from Male Airport. Both elegant and intimate, the island is a true haven of tranquility and is renowned for its romantic charm, absolutely idyllic for a honeymoon.
- No of Rooms: 75
- Distance from Airport: 16
- Rating: 5.00
- Holiday Types:
- Geo Cordinates: 4°17'12.79" ,73°33'9.79"
- Atoll: North Male' Atoll
- Island: Baros
- Categpry: Beach
- TransferType: Speed Boat
Rooms and Suites
Room Size 268Sqm:No of Rooms 1
Surrounded by green foliage and bird-of-paradise blossoms, the award-winning Baros Residence is a charming haven, hidden away from the rest of the island, but with access to the beach. The privileged guests of the Baros Residence enjoy a private swimming pool in the garden, a broad veranda for undisturbed relaxation and a dedicated butler on call 24/7.
Extra features include: Private swimming pool (7m x 3m) I A dedicated butler is on call 24 hours a day I A walled tropical garden I A canopied four-poster day bed on the sundeck I A king-size bed with scalloped linen canopy I A luxury indoor shower and bathtub I Beach bean bags I “Bose” Surround sound system I Deck loungers I Direct access to the beach I DVD/ CD Library I iPod docking station and programmed iPod I Library of coffee table books and paperbacks I Teak dining table and chairs on the deck
Water Pool Villas
Room Size126Sqm: No of Rooms 25
Water Pool Villas add an extra dimension to a holiday on Baros Maldives: in tropical seclusion guests can swim and sunbathe in their own swimming pool poised above the tranquil waters of a translucent lagoon set into a timbered veranda deck, with loungers for relaxing and enjoying the view that stretches to the horizon.The Villas are located at the end of the boardwalk jetty with glorious ocean views and direct access down from each sunbathing deck to the lagoon.
Extra features include: A private plunge pool (6.6m x 3.6m) above the lagoon I A dedicated Villa Host available 24/7 I A spacious wooden deck for sunbathing with different seating possibilities I “Bose” surround sound system I Direct access to the lagoon I DVD/CD library I iPod docking station and programmed iPod I Library of coffee table books and paperbacks I Sun loungers
Baros Premium Pool Villas
Room Size160Sqm:No of Rooms 2
Located in a delightful beach cove shielded by vegetation bordering the lagoon with panoramic sea views, the two Premium Pool Villas offer relaxing exclusivity. The beachside plunge pool and the separate Jacuzzi on each side of the Villa’s wooden deck are ideal for sheer relaxation, making these Premium Pool Villas the epitome of Luxury Villas in the Maldives. A dedicated Villa host is on call to take care of everything, making the holiday even more special, helping to maintain the island’s reputation as one of the most romantic resorts in the Maldives for a honeymoon or a holiday.
Extra features include:An outdoor, beach-side Jacuzzi (1.7m x 1.7m) for two I An infinity-edged plunge pool (3.4m x 2.4m) with sun deck I A dedicated Villa Host available 24/7 I A spacious shaded wooden veranda deck with canopied four-poster day bed I Bean bag comforters I “Bose” surround sound system I Direct access to the beach I DVD/CD library iPod docking station and programmed iPod I Library of coffee table books and paperbacks I Sun loungers under a thatched parasol on their own beach I Teak dining table and chairs I Veranda sitting area
Baros Pool Villa
Room size134Sqm:No of Rooms 8
Baros Pool Villas are screened by lush tropical foliage, creating an ambience of intimacy for guests to enjoy the individual beachside pool just a step away from the stylish comfort of each Villa’s delightful interior. Fun for a Maldives honeymoon, and a romantic and peaceful holiday.
Extra features include:A dedicated Villa Host available 24/7 I An infinity-edged private plunge pool (4m x 2.4m) I A spacious shaded wooden veranda deck with canopied four-poster day I Bean bag comforters I “Bose” surround sound system I Direct access to the beach I DVD/CD library I iPod docking station and programmed iPod I Library of coffee table books and paperbacks I Sun loungers under a thatched parasol on their own beach I Teak dining table and chairs I Veranda sitting area
Room Size 92Sqm:No of Rooms 25
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 is intimately exclusive, isolated from its neighbours with an ambience of being cocooned in comfort with a breath-taking view of the broad expanse of the lagoon from the Villa’s sundeck.
Extra features include: A spacious wooden deck for sunbathing with canopied four-poster day bed I A dedicated Villa Host available 24/7 I Teak dining table and chairs for two I A short flight of wooden steps down to the lagoon I iPod docking station I Sun loungers
Room Size 103Sqm: No of Rooms 10
Baros Villas is surrounded by lush, tropical foliage and designed with contemporary style. These Maldives Luxury Villas are ideal for a couple happy to enjoy all the beauty and facilities that Baros Maldives offers. With direct access to the beach and a wooden deck for lounging and relaxing close to the lagoon, their seclusion makes each Baros Villa ideal as a Maldives honeymoon retreat, creating the perfect setting to experience wedded bliss.
Extra features include: A wooden deck for lounging close to the lagoon I A dedicated Villa Host available 24/7 I Sun loungers under a thatched parasol on their own beach I iPod docking station I A spacious shaded veranda with day bed and sitting area I Direct access to the beach I Exotic bathroom and outside shower in a sandstone-walled flower garden.
Room Size 89Sqm: No of Rooms 24
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. Every villa is comfortably furnished while service, care and attention is always discreetly on hand as required. The Deluxe Villas with their exotic open-air bathroom in a sandstone-walled tropical garden make a stay on Baros Maldives even more special.
Extra features include:A spacious shaded veranda I A dedicated Villa Host available 24/7 I Direct access to the beach I iPod docking station I Exotic open-air bathroom and outside shower in a sandstone-walled flower garden
Lighthouse Restaurant is the hallmark of Baros Maldives, an over-water 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.
For guests it is a wonderful experience to sit on The Lighthouse Deck above the Indian Ocean while rays and fishes swim below, enjoying the memorable moments of a gourmet dinner. At The Lighthouse, every meal is one to remember.
Good food is complemented by fine wine selected from the sommelier’s inspired choice of wines from the restaurant’s glass walled, walk-in, temperature controlled wine cellar
With palm thatched gazebos for dining above the lagoon, the Cayenne Grill 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.
The Cayenne Grill features prime quality meat as well as fish freshly caught by local fishermen, all cooked to perfection by master chefs in the open kitchen.
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 favorites throughout the day.
Light and healthy snacks and beverages are served beside the infinity swimming pool set in a wooden deck over the lagoon at Lime, with an impressive view over the blue lagoon of spectacular Maldivian sun sets.
Lime Lunch Menu
Lime Dinner Menu
The Sails Bar 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 lagoon view and partaking of high tea or sipping signature cocktails, freshly-squeezed juices or premium beverages as time drifts by. In the evening, the romantically-lit open-sided cocktail bar has a wide choice of aperitifs, spirits, wine, liqueurs and digestives. Twice a week local bands play music for easy listening.
Sails Bar Drinks Menu
Sails Bar Lunch & Snack Menu
Baros Maldives is the gateway to 30 superlative dive sites, yielding a
biodiversity of marine life to thrill even the most experienced diver.Those
new to diving can start with Discover Scuba Diving, an introductory dive
in the lagoon with a professional diving instructor, before progressing to
the PADI Scuba Diving Programme and upgrading to open Water Diver
certification, valid for diving anywhere in the world.Baros Maldives is also the first
ecoDive Centre in the Maldives and offers the internationally recognised reef check programme. This is a course enabling guests to learn how to conduct reef check surveys and take an active role in conserving the world’s reefs, with gathered data submitted to
reef check’s global database.
From a leisurely paddle in a glass-bottom canoe, to the excitement
of windsurfing,there is something for everyone to enjoy at the Water s
Canoeing in a transparent canoe to observe marine life
Windsurfing, with lessons or solo
Waterskiing and wakeboarding
The spa offers massages to soothe the mind and nourish the
body, as well as therapies from all over Asia and a variety of
cosmetic products. Treatments can be adapted to meet each
guest’s individual needs, with personalized combination
Massages, scrubs and wraps
Facials, manicures and pedicures
Hair wraps and eye treatments
Yoga & Meditation
For the ultimate in stress-free benefits from Yoga in Maldives, guests at Baros Maldives can relax knowing they are being guided by an expert resident yogi. Yoga is a scientific system of physical and mental practices that originated in India more than 3,000 years ago. Its purpose is to help practitioners achieve their highest potential and to experience enduring health and happiness. The resident Yogi leads sessions for groups and conducts private classes for couples in the air-conditioned Spa Pavilion. Guided meditation sessions are also available.
Guests are welcome to engage in Yoga
on the Villa deck
on the Lighthouse deck
on the beach
on a secluded sandbank at sunrise and sunset
The Spa at Baros offers guests a complimentary Yoga class every day, except Sunday. The class is held in the morning in the Palm Garden, located right next to the Sails Bar.
EXCURSIONS & ESCAPES
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.
This is the Baros Maldives traditional handcrafted Maldivian 19m-long sailing dhoni providing an unusual combination of luxury and adventure. Below deck is a cabin with a lounge area, air-conditioned bedroom and shower; on deck the bow is for sunbathing. The crew wear traditional sarongs and a steward is on board to serve refreshments. Nooma can be chartered for Sunset Sailing, snorkelling and diving around the “Black Coral Reef,” and for a romantic dinner cruise
Exploring the Maldives
Baros is the essence of the Maldives and the ideal island from which to
see more of the archipelago, offering
Day and night reef snorkeling
Dolphin cruise with champagne
Fishing: big game, fishing by twilight and ‘catch your own dinner’
Glass-bottomed boat cruise
Local island explorations
Maldivian hand line trolling
Malé sightseeing and shopping
Nooma romantic sunset cruise with champagne
Private excursions and escapes arranged to guests’ requirements