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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 May 2014

To be quite honest I never write reviews, I can never be bothered to....you could say it takes some sort of divine magic, moments of greatness or an experience out of this world for me to take time out to write about it. During my stay at BAROS I encountered all three !!! Now I have been fortunate to travel...

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 28 May 2014

This will definitely go down as one of our most memorable trips as a couple. We decided to go on our first trip to the Maldives as the place to complete my open water PADI course. As far as my wife and I know (she is already has her advanced license and 50+ dives) we couldn't have picked a better...

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Shuhan A, Resort Manager at Baros Maldives, responded to this review

Dear C W, Thank you very much for your review and your trust to change your booking to Baros. It was a pleasure to have you and your wife stay with us and to assist you in any way we could. We truly wish you all the best and are looking forward to meet both of you again. Best wishes...

Washington, Virginia
Reviewed 27 May 2014 via mobile

Baros absulatelly amazing place to go ... The view unbelievable i just want to say waooow waowwww waowwwww for everything... The rooms are perfecktly clean and sunny. in my opinion i can say the best hotel i have ever seen....

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Shuhan A, Resort Manager at Baros Maldives, responded to this review

Dear tolga k, A big thank you for your fantastic and exciting review. We are delighted that you had a perfect holiday and that you simply enjoyed your time here. Please let us know about your next visit, we would love to assist you with the booking. Best regards, Shuhan Resort Manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 May 2014

We enjoyed so much our water villas, with every things you need and more, a TV set and high tech sound system hidden in the sofa, a sooo comfortable bed and a spacious bathroom with a view giving on the private swimming pool and the ocean. We did not feel very special or exclusive during the stay. The fact that...

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Shuhan A, Resort Manager at Baros Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Emilie418, Thank you for sharing your review about us here on TripAdvisor. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your holiday and especially the Water villa with all its amenities. We wish you all the best, look forward to welcome you back at Baros another time. Best wishes from our little island. Shuhan Resort Manager

Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 May 2014

My wife and I were fortunate to stay on Baros for a week in April. Whatever the reviews, photos and brochures say it is even better in real life. You certainly would not be disappointed by any aspect of the island. The staff are incredibly friendly and personable without being too forward. They are always there when you need them....

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Shuhan A, Resort Manager at Baros Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Hollers61, Thank you from all of us for your nice and detailed review of your recent stay. Reading your review and knowing that you had a wonderful holiday with us, makes us appreciate our work even more. We all hope that we will welcome you back to Baros sometime in the near future, please let us know if we...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 May 2014

I've been to the Maldives 14 times now over the years and for the last 5 years, only ever choose Baros. In my opinion, it has a better balance of natural beauty, intimacy, understated elegance, charm, with the occasional contemporary design element than Gili or Cocoa and is more reasonably priced. Hence, why it is my preferred choice out of...

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Shuhan A, Resort Manager at Baros Maldives, responded to this review

Dear R P, It was a pleasure again having you back with us on your favorite island. We cannot thank you enough for your detailed and constructive review here, you just said it all, I am sure it will help other travelers to get a good picture of Baros. Ashra, and all the rest of us will be waiting for...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 26 May 2014

My Hubby and I went there during May 2014 for about 5 days 4 night. Small island but it wasn't crowded at all. peaceful indeed. The staff there were very hospitable and friendly. At almost everymeal, they would ask for our opinion. Their service is one of the best i ever come across. I was happy that there was a...

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Shuhan A, Resort Manager at Baros Maldives, responded to this review

Dear ecargfishlover, Thank you very much for sharing such a lovely review. It was a pleasure having you here with us. Our staff are very happy to hear that you especially appreciated all the little things and extras which they provide on a daily basis. It is nice to read that you appreciate the work of our Marine Team and...

Reviewed 26 May 2014

Acoomodation was perfect. Seafood buffet was terrific - plenty of lobster tails. We did our first ever dive here - the staff were amazing at teaching and making you feel at ease. Snorkelling was truely terrific. A 2 minute swim from the villa and you were at an amazing reef. I'd suggest having a beach villa rather than an overwater...

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Shuhan A, Resort Manager at Baros Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Gary D, Warmest greetings from Baros Maldives! Thank you for taking time to write on Tripadvisor about your experience in which I am happy that you have enjoyed your stay. With regard to the Piano experience, we have taken note of your comments and we have already improved based on your feedback. It was lovely having you with us...

Paris, Ile-de-France, France
Reviewed 25 May 2014

When I first visited Baros in 1986(ish) the islnds was no more than a series of "huts with bathrooms" bordering the beach. Now, those huts have been updated to suit a different clientelle, and also a collection of "huts on stilts" have been built to increase the accommodation. OK, I know that progress is progress, but I can't help feeling...

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Shuhan A, Resort Manager at Baros Maldives, responded to this review

Dear gramer999, Thank you for taking time to write the review about us based on your recent stay ad we appreciate your comments. It is our main aim that we keep the balance of nature and the Island feel always at Baros and each development is carefully taught of to ensure our little island is as much as possible natural...

Kathu, Thailand
Reviewed 24 May 2014

Baros is simply magnificent… A truly paradise on earth! Everything you see on their website is true. The bungalow, staff, the island itself surpasses all my expectations… The arrival went really smooth, just outside the airport the speed boat was waiting for us and it took no more than 20 min, it was a really comfortable ride with good service...

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Shuhan A, Resort Manager at Baros Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Lars J, Thank you for sharing this lovely review. It was a great pleasure for us to have had the chance to meet you and be of your service. We would love to have you soon again for another great stay and do let us know when the plans are made. On behalf of Jimmy and the rest of...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A lush, tropical island set in the shimmering waters of a shallow lagoon, ringed by a reef vibrant with marine life. Stay in elegance in Villas created from timber and sandstone, poised and peaceful over a translucent lagoon, or nestled discreetly among exotic blooms by the beach. Revel in romantic privacy on the perfect vacation. The essence of the Maldives, defined at Baros. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Baros Maldives

Address: PO Box 2015, 20-02
Region: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > North Male Atoll > Baros Island
Price Range: $1,168 - $3,341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Baros Maldives 5*
Number of rooms: 75
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Also Known As:
Baros Maldives Hotel North Male Atoll
Baros Maldives Male
Baros Maldives Hotel Male
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“The Water Villas are some distance from the Restaurants The Villa Host will provide assistance if required”
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“Deluxe Villa 106 is best for location and beach”
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“The standard rooms are beach villas & they are truly amazing, we chose a west facing one so we could benefit from the sunsets”
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