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Bandos Maldives Opens Refurbished Clubhouse And Kokko Club


The Clubhouse in Bandos Maldives, formerly known as ‘Paradise Club’ has been revamped and opened. As one of the pioneer resorts in Maldives, Bandos Maldives reopened the Clubhouse after major renovations.

The Clubhouse offers various facilities such as a gym, table tennis, steam/sauna room, a game room and ‘Kokko Club’. With their guests mostly being family oriented and the family sector being one of the resort’s key markets, the management saw fit that to renovate and upgrade the services available at the Clubhouse. The facility was converted into a stylish and modern building with two storeys.

The ground floor comprises of an open-spaced playground for kids, a luxurious lounge and an entertainment area equipped with a TV, board games, a foosball table and a ping pong table (table tennis).

The top floor includes a fully equipped gymnasium. The gym provides state of the art equipment and qualified staff and friendly instructors. Guests can also enjoy free aerobics sessions with professional instructors in a spin class which is also available on the upper level.

A Steam Bath and Sauna facility is located on the ground floor for guests who want to relax after a workout at the gym upstairs or after a game of badminton or squash in the flood-lit courts located inside the Clubhouse. Beach volleyball or tennis is also an available option.

Kokko Club is a kid’s club. It has also been improved to include a game room and nursery. Giving their parents some time to enjoy by themselves, Kokko Club offers babysitting services. It is staffed with childcare professionals and babysitters to ensure that the guests can enjoy your holiday comfortably knowing that your children are safe and in capable hands.

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Guinness World Record Holder Nathaniel Alapide Creates Stunning Sand Art Drawing at Sun Siyam Iru Fushi

Dubai-based and renowned sand artist Nathaniel Alapide astounded guests with his latest masterpiece created at the breathtaking Sun Siyam Iru Fushi. Alapide holds the Guinness World Record for creating the largest sand image. Additionally, he also earns recognition for crafting intricate and mesmerizing sand art creations. This time, Alapide has chosen the pristine shores of Sun Siyam Iru Fushi. His latest collaboration took place at the resort on the 12th of April in celebration of Eid Al Fitr. 

Nathaniel Alapide and His Work

Prior to his visit, Alapide has brought to life an awe-inspiring piece of art. The piece showcased his exceptional talent and creativity to various Sun Siyam Resorts. This was done in celebration of Easter as well, with the expansive beach of the resort serving as his canvas.

Alapide meticulously crafted his sand art, incorporating elements of local culture, marine life, and the serene ambiance of the island. Utilizing only his hands and simple tools, Alapide’s deft touch transformed the grains of sand into a breathtaking visual spectacle.

Working at Sun Siyam Iru Fushi has been an incredible experience. The natural beauty of The Maldives served as the perfect inspiration for my artwork. I am honoured to have had the opportunity to share my passion with guests from around the world, says Nathaniel Alapide.

Alapide’s creation at Sun Siyam Iru Fushi transcended the boundaries of traditional art forms. His artwork embodied the ephemeral beauty and harmony of nature. The intricate details and sheer scale of the sand art left onlookers in awe. Alpadine’s artwork truly captured the essence of the Maldives’ enchanting allure.

We are thrilled to have had Nathaniel Alapide create one of his magnificent sand art pieces at our resort. His ability to capture the essence of the Maldives in his artwork is truly remarkable and aligns perfectly with our commitment to providing unforgettable experiences for our guests says Abdulla Atham – Resort Manager.
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