matato travel awards

Have you heard about the Maldives Travel Awards yet?

Maldives Travel Awards hosted by Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO), celebrate and honors the best tourism and hospitality products in the Maldives while fostering relationships with suppliers and local travel agents. MATATO awards that started with 20 categories in 2012 have now expanded into three editions totaling 55 categories. Out of which, Bandos Maldives has been nominated for the following 4 categories of Grand Gala Edition.


Leading Family Resort

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Bandos Maldives is well known for being a family resort due to several factors such as family convenient rooms and close proximity from the airport resulting in hassle free quick transfer. Also, our Kids Club and the Clubhouse facilities are built in a child-friendly manner which includes babysitting as well. We have won the award for this category in 2016 and have been nominated for the same in 2017 as well.

Leading Meeting and Conference Resort

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Bandos Maldives hosts private, government and international meetings and conferences in our facility. We provide catering and halls of various sizes depending on the requirements of the group. Bandos Maldives has been the proud winner of this category for the past 3 years.

Leading Dive Resort

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Bandos Maldives has one of the longest established dive centers in the Maldives. We offer a wide range of PADI courses. We have multi-lingual instructors who can conduct the courses in English, German, Italian, French, Japanese and Chinese. After winning the award for this category in 2016, we have also been nominated for it in 2017.

Leading local hotel/brand

Bandos Maldives is the second ever resort to be opened in the Maldives. Since 1972 we have been trying and giving the best hospitality services to both our local and international guests. The island of hospitality won the award for this category in 2016 and got nominated for it in 2017 as well.

While the winners for the Maldives Travel Awards – Grand Gala Edition 2018 would be decided by a collective score based on traveler reviews and popular vote, the voting lines are open from 26th September till 25th October 2018.

If you enjoyed an amazing holiday with us in our resort, show us your love by voting for us through