LUX* South Ari Atoll

4km of beautiful white sand flanked by a crystal clear lagoon

LUX* South Ari Atoll

Hotel Description

LUX* South Ari Atoll is a large island resort and offers 4 km of beautiful white sand and lush tropical vegetation all flanked by a crystal clear lagoon.

It‘s located within a Marine Protected Area and benefits from some of the best dive sites in the region. In resort, there are plenty of restaurants and bars in which to enjoy a vast selection of fine dining dishes and delicious cocktails and drinks.

LUX* South Ari Atoll

The resort enjoys a fantastic location giving guests access to some of the best scuba, snorkelling and diving sites in the Maldives. It‘s home the rare gentle white shark as well as a dazzling array of fish, manta rays and barracuda. The dive centre has five-star PADI certification with courses available and two diving sessions are hosted daily.

Watersports available include windsurfing, waterskiing, jet-skiing, wakeboarding, kayaking and reef snorkelling. You can explore further afield by taking a catamaran trip.

The resort has a well-equipped fitness centre offering a range of classes, yoga sessions, table tennis and bicycles available so you can explore the resort.

When it's time for a spot of pampering, Lux*Me Spa is a restful sanctuary offering a wealth of tailor-made treatments; a perfect way to completely relax in this beautiful setting.


  • Babysitting
  • Beauty Services
  • Bike Rental
  • Gym
  • In-room Dining
  • In-villa Dining
  • Infinity Pool
  • Kids Club
  • Laundry
  • Luxury Spa
  • Massage
  • Minibar
  • Tennis
  • Watersports
  • Wi-Fi

Holiday Type(s)

  • Family Holidays
  • Honeymoon Destinations


Room Types

All of the accommodation choices at LUX* are stylish and chic with amenities including air conditioning, bath and separate shower, TV, tea/coffee making facilities, minibar, Wi-Fi.

Beach Pavilions

Thatched roofed pavilions scattered along the white sandy beach with a private garden and outdoor shower.

Beach Villas

Perfect for small families, beach villas have outstanding views of the ocean and direct access to the sand.

Beach Pool Villas

With a private terrace and luxurious outdoor living space and pool. Guestrooms have an en-suite bathroom that opens onto a private garden. The garden has a sunken swimming pool, wooden deck, sun loungers and outdoor shower.

Water Villas

On stilts over the beautiful, clear water with incredible views of the Indian Ocean and direct access to the lagoon.

Romantic Pool Water Villas

Suspended on stilts over the water with direct access to the lagoon, these villas have a stylish bedroom, large bathroom, home theatre system and furnished sun deck with private pool.

Temptation Pool Water Villas

Especially designed for couples, these stunning villas have floor to ceiling windows, a spacious wooden deck terrace with dining area and cabana plus a 14 metre infinity pool.

Other signature touches include a round-shaped master bed and Jacuzzi glass room.

LUX* Villa

The LUX* villa offers the ultimate experience in luxury, with an infinity plunge pool that merges with the lagoon and a glass floored living room.

Both bedrooms have direct access to the deck and are perfect for a party of four or a family seeking luxury, privacy and comfort.


The resort boasts 7 eateries and five bars including:

Senses Restaurant: Has the best seafood, grills and salads as well as tempting tagines for lunch or dinner. You can enjoy an à la carte dinner under the stars at the edge of the infinity pool.

Allegria Restaurant: Fantastic Italian and Southern European cuisine served on the deck or right on the beach.

Umami: Enjoying a chic and sophisticated setting, Umami offers a Japenese-style teppanyaki table with simple but delicious flavours of Kobe beef sushi rolls, scallops or fresh seaweed and squid salad.

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