• Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • BBQ facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Key card access
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe
  • Facilities for disabled guests

Boasting a spa, fitness center and outdoor swimming pool, LUX* South Ari Atoll offers luxurious open-concept rooms surrounded by crystal-clear waters and tropical greenery. It features 8 Restaurants, 5 bars as well as the biggest motorized and non-motorized water sports activities in the Maldives. Featuring direct beach or lagoon access, LUX* South Ari Atoll's 5-star rooms have chic beach-house style furnishings and outdoor seating areas. They boast flat-screen TVs and chaise lounges. For convenience, a coffee machine and mini-bar are provided. Relaxing massages and beauty treatments await guests at the spa. LUX* South Ari Atoll has a games room with a pool table and darts. Free WiFi is available in the business center. Dining options include International and Asian inspired buffet spreads as well as cuisine from Italian, Mediterranean, Japanese and Middle Eastern. LUX* South Ari Atoll is a 30-minute seaplane ride from Malé International Airport.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, American, Buffet

Activities:

Tennis court

Fitness center

Fishing


Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
1 full bed
1 king bed
1 king bed
1 king bed
1 twin bed
1 king bed
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Property practices

This property told us they've implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.5
Facilities
9.5
Cleanliness
9.6
Comfort
9.6
Value for money
8.4
Location
9.4
Free WiFi
8.1
High score for Maamigili
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Nazneen
    United States of America United States of America
    The beauty of the place all around. Very well designed and the water villa had great accessibility to the ocean.
  • Zahra
    Canada Canada
    Everything, food, accommodation, service, facilities,
  • Steven
    Singapore Singapore
    The food in East Market must be in varieties as we've stayed there for 4 nights, the food varieties only differs 1day to another. This means you will have the same dinner when you come on Monday & Wednesday or Tuesday & Thursday

Area info

Restaurants
8 Restaurants On Site

  • Senses
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
  • MIXE
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch
  • Umami
    • Cuisine
      Japanese
    • Open for
      Dinner
  • East Market
    • Cuisine
      Asian
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Dinner
  • Lagoon Bar & Restaurant
    • Open for
      Lunch
  • Alegria
    • Open for
      Dinner
  • Beach Rouge
    • Cuisine
      Mediterranean
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
  • Veli Bar
    • Cuisine
      International
    • Open for
      Lunch
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Modern
    • Dietary options
      Halal • Kosher • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Resort facilities at LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas
Great facilities! Review score, 9.5

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Family rooms
  • Beachfront
  • 8 restaurants
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Private beach area
Bathroom
  • Slippers
  • Bathrobe
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Private beach area
  • BBQ facilities
    Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Bingo
    Additional charge
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance
  • Cooking class
    Additional charge
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Themed dinners
    Additional charge
  • Movie nights
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Beach
  • Badminton equipment
  • Tennis equipment
  • Evening entertainment
  • Kids' club
    Additional charge
  • Water sports facilities on site
  • Entertainment staff
  • Snorkeling
  • Diving
  • Cycling
  • Canoeing
  • Darts
  • Windsurfing
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool table
  • Playground
  • Game room
  • Fishing
  • Tennis court
Media & Technology
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Suit press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Packed lunches
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Toilet with grab rails
Outdoor swimming pool
Free!
  • Open all year
  • Pool with view
  • Shallow end
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Pool cover
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Spa
  • Fitness classes
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Foot bath
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Hairstyling
  • Hair coloring
  • Haircut
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Hair treatments
  • Makeup services
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa
    Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • Arabic
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Hindi
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Korean
  • Russian
  • Chinese

House rules

LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 2:00 PM

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

12 - 17 years
Extra bed upon request
$280 per child, per night

Prices for extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no cribs available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card UnionPay debit card American Express Cash is not accepted LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

The Seaplane journey from Velana International Airport to LUX* South Ari Atoll will take approximately 25–35 minutes. A lounge at the seaplane terminal will be provided to you free of charge (Complimentary basis only on arrival), while waiting for your boarding time. The waiting time in the lounge will be approximately 2 hours.

The seaplane company is a third party service provider and transfers in connection with all international flights will be arranged by them. Every effort will be made to transfer our guests to the resort within 2 hours of arrive at the lounge. Seaplane operating hours are from 06:00–16:00, during daylight hours only.

Please share your flight details with the property at least 4 days before your arrival as required by the seaplane company to secure your seat(s) for the seaplane transfer. Any flight booking made within 3 days before arrival is subject to flight availability. The seaplane operating times will be between 06:00–16:00 PM from Male or from the resort.

Please note that a Green Tax of USD 6 per child, per night is applicable additionally. This tax is already calculated and included in the booking price for adults.

Roundtrip seaplane: (Excluded fees)

FAQs about LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas

  • Yes, LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Check-in at LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The prices at LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Playground
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Snorkeling
    • Ping-pong
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Tennis court
    • Canoeing
    • Darts
    • Windsurfing
    • Evening entertainment
    • Kids' club
    • Beachfront
    • Tennis equipment
    • Themed dinners
    • Swimming pool
    • Water sports facilities on site
    • Bicycle rental
    • Cooking class
    • Badminton equipment
    • Movie nights
    • Beauty services
    • Bingo
    • Facial treatments
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Waxing services
    • Happy hour
    • Makeup services
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Hair treatments
    • Live music/Performance
    • Manicure
    • Beach
    • Pedicure
    • Haircut
    • Hair coloring
    • Hairstyling
    • Body treatments
    • Body scrub
    • Spa facilities
    • Steam room
    • Private beach area
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Foot bath
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Entertainment staff
    • Fitness
    • Yoga classes
    • Fitness classes

  • Guests staying at LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 10.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • American
    • Buffet

  • LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas has 8 restaurants:

    • Veli Bar
    • Beach Rouge
    • Alegria
    • Senses
    • MIXE
    • Umami
    • Lagoon Bar & Restaurant
    • East Market

  • LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas is 3.7 miles from the center of Maamigili. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas include:

    • Double
    • Quad
    • Suite
    • Triple
    • Apartment