LUX South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas Maldives provides the ideal combination of luxury, adventure, and romance in its idyllic beach resort on Dhidhoofinolhu Island; just 30 minutes by seaplane from Male International Airport.
Visit LUX South Ari Atoll and you will come back feeling relaxed, rejuvenated and more enchanted than ever! Whether you choose an overwater bungalow or beach bungalow accommodation option - there's something special at this paradise-like resort!
Beach Pavilions & Villas
LUX South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas Maldives is an excellent destination for young couples or honeymooners looking to make the most of their Maldives vacation. Boasting over 200 villas located both beachside and seaside, there's sure to be something perfect for everyone at this expansive resort.
At LUX South Ari Atoll, the Beach Pavilions & Villas are luxuriously equipped with espresso machines, chic furniture and private terraces to take in island air. Offering direct beach and ocean access and totaling more than 645 square feet (60 square meters).
These charming beach huts on sandy atoll shores boast spacious indoor/outdoor bathrooms featuring an opulent tub outdoors, as well as an equally roomy bedroom complete with king bed, sofa bed, open shower and bathtub combination en suite bathroom and an outdoor terrace featuring sun loungers and Dedon-style nest for relaxation.
As their names imply, these villas are located on the sunset side of the resort and offer stunning sea views. Each villa features an expansive plunge pool, spacious terrace with hanging nest and two sunbeds for relaxation as well as direct access to the lagoon.
Romantic Pool Water Villas provide more privacy, with bathrooms being located at the rear of each villa while bedrooms facing towards an outdoor pool area with large terrace and hanging nest - ideal accommodation for couples who wish to spend their days together in peace in their own villa.
These villas at LUX South Ari Atoll are our most luxurious offerings and feature an over-sized bathtub and separate shower, in addition to an expansive outdoor deck equipped with sunbeds - the ideal accommodation for honeymoons or young couples who desire maximum privacy during their stay. No other guests are present and you can feel completely at ease during your stay.
The LUX* South Ari Atoll hotel is situated on Dhidhoofinolhu Island in the Maldives and was completely refurbished in 2016. Offering some of the finest luxury rooms with elegant decor and eco-friendly offerings such as daily free snorkel tours to a nearby house reef, its many activities and delicious dining options make this property an excellent choice for travelers to this idyllic paradise.
The Overwater Bungalows at LUX South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas Maldives provide guests with an exquisite luxury getaway experience. Boasting floor-to-ceiling windows to allow guests to fully appreciate the breathtaking view of Maldives, these spacious suites can also open out onto spacious sun-drenched verandas for outdoor enjoyment as well as private pools - providing guests with an exceptional luxurious escape!
Each villa at this resort is situated on its own island with direct access to the sea for an idyllic island vacation experience. There is also an impressive selection of overwater bungalows ideal for romantic holidays in Maldives.
These water villas, located either on the sunrise or sunset side of an island, provide a tropical yet elegant environment that will make your stay truly memorable. Each villa comes equipped with a spacious bedroom, an exquisite bathroom with an elliptical bathtub, living and dining areas and private decks to relax on.
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These luxurious bungalows are situated along a lagoon, affording breathtaking views of surrounding islands and crystal clear waters. Each comes equipped with its own private pool, sundeck for relaxing in beautiful surroundings, bird's nest swing and minibar for added convenience.
These overwater villas make for an exquisite and unforgettable stay in the Maldives, providing guests with full staff and amenities like free wireless Internet access and daily deliveries of fresh fruit and coffee right to your door.
Overwater villas have become more common, not just in French Polynesia but also at top resorts in Maldives and Fiji as well. Furthermore, Vanuatu, Fiji and Southeast Asia all boast them too.
Some resorts even provide canoe breakfasts at their overwater bungalows, where a native Polynesian dressed in traditional attire will serve a full breakfast to you and provide exceptional service and thoughtful design. Not only is this an ideal romantic retreat, but these resorts are also known for their outstanding customer service and thoughtful designs.
LUX South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas offers travelers who seek an enchanting island paradise holiday an idyllic destination. Set on Dhidhoofinolhu island, just 30 minutes seaplane ride away from Mauritius, its relaxed luxury experience features tropical outdoor living at its core.
Guest can select from 193 private villas dotting white powder beaches and perched high above a crystal lagoon. Each spacious villa features coastal chic decor and vibes, as well as a private seating area where sunrise or sunset views can be appreciated. They're equipped with top-tier amenities, such as minibars, chaise lounges, HD television sets, and coffee machines - the best of both worlds!
The resort also provides an assortment of accommodations, from beach pavilions with thatched roofs to overwater villas featuring thatched roofs soaring high into the air - ideal for couples wanting a quiet place by the water to unwind.
These categories of water villas are particularly appealing if you prefer spacious terraces with sun loungers and an infinity pool, making them very popular with families or groups of friends as they provide ample room to spend time together.
All these overwater villas feature a cozy lounge equipped with a flat-screen TV, minibar and safe. Furthermore, each villa is elegantly designed with whitewashed walls, vibrant accent colors and lush tropical vegetation adorning its walls and terraces.
If you prefer something other than lounging by the pool, take a dhoni boat excursion around the island and its lagoon to discover whale sharks, turtles, and manta rays in their natural environment.
Discover the wonders of underwater world with a guided snorkeling trip, led by an expert marine biologist and equipped with all necessary gear. Indulge in an exciting jet ski safari - a fun way to discover calm lagoon waters!
The resort's LUX Me Spa provides the ultimate spa sanctuary, where you can indulge in an extensive menu of relaxing treatments and shop LUX* spa products to take home.
LUX South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas Maldives is an idyllic tropical escape. Situated on Dhidhoofinolhu island - one of the largest islands in Maldives - this paradise provides ample entertainment options to keep both families and couples engaged during their visit.
At LUX South Ari Atoll, guests can indulge in some of the Maldives' best spa treatments at the LUX Spa on the beach, located directly on the sand and offering spa villa treatments both over water and on land. Furthermore, this facility features sauna and steam rooms; massage can even be scheduled directly before entering.
LUX Spa provides a tranquil haven with 15 spa villas - including four water villas where treatments can take place directly in the ocean, and 15 garden villas for complete immersion into nature.
At our spa, you can experience a wide array of facials, body treatments and massages designed around four core principles - relaxation, anti-ageing rejuvenation, detoxifying and cleansing, weight loss or toning.
Wellness concierges are on-hand to offer advice and guidance, in addition to offering alternative activities like personal training, yoga and meditation. Furthermore, there are infused waters throughout the resort and spa to keep visitors hydrated during their visit.
As sustainability has become such an essential aspect of modern life, LUX South Ari Atoll is fully dedicated to its preservation. Solar-powered shuttles help make getting around easier; there's even a water plant which recycles 810,000 plastic bottles annually; plus there's a vegetable and herb garden as well as vegan friendly restaurants on-site!
As part of your stay at the resort, take part in their 'treasure hunt' and find some incredible glass bottles containing clues and prizes hidden around the island by team members! It's such a lovely idea and perfectly aligned with its philosophy!
The LUX South Ari Atoll Resort stands out as one of the Maldives' premier all inclusive hotels, boasting an exceptional array of facilities and services designed to ensure an unforgettable stay. Boasting dining options galore, an exquisite lagoon and one of the region's largest spas - you'll experience paradise right here!