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LUX* South Ari Atoll

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South Ari Atoll
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I recommend you to visit the resort the weather was amazing light rain they have beautiful beach the rooms were very clean they have more than six nice restaurants good sea activities like flying board

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South Ari Atoll
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed in the Beach Pavilion from the 14th to 21st of November 2016 on an all inclusive package for our honeymoon. This was the best holiday ever !!! The reception we received, was great and the staff were so friendly and made extra effort to make our stay perfect. This was an out of the world experience. The ambience,...

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lucky enough to have spent a week in this amazing location. We stayed in a water villa which was beyond expectations. The view from the bedroom (and bathroom/bath!) is straight out to sea with nothing in your vision. Spectacular! A large balcony with comfy sofa for the evenings, a dining table and chairs for the early morning cup of tea...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

pros: - new , luxery , and fun ! - service( espically Anfal ,the room boy of our sand room) - delayed check out due to our late seaplane schdule - nice and clean beach cons: - wifi is not strong enough for watching movie online - for snorkeling , it might not be the best choice

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LSA_GM, General Manager at LUX* South Ari Atoll, responded to this review

Dear Kay, Thank you for the message ! Happy to know you enjoyed the stay and hope to welcome you again to celebrate another holiday soon ! Warm regards from Anfal and the team, Glenn Daniels General Manager

Kenilworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

In October 2016, myself and my partner decided we needed a little 'Winter Sun' and scoured the internet to find where in the world was hot during November. Having travelled to the Maldives previously, we looked through the various resorts and cross referenced them with TripAdvisor to ensure we found the island offering luxury, service and value for money. LUX*...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We got back yesterday from our stay at Lux for 6 nights on our Honeymoon. When looking to book our trip I was really torn between this Lux and Niyama. We booked Lux on the basis that friends of ours had been a few years ago and said how amazing it was and one of the best hotels in the...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is the best resort for couples of honeymoon. You get assigned with a caretaker for your room upon arrival. Property has about 200+ rooms, but the best rooms are temptation pool water villas. Our room was very slick and modern in design along with a veryyy long pool. Property has about 6-8 restaurants that offer different foods from all...

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LSA_GM, General Manager at LUX* South Ari Atoll, responded to this review

Dear Sankalp, Great to here from you again and to know you had a fantastic honeymoon right after the wedding. Thank you very much for posting the review to share the experience and giving your recommendations to other honeymooners. On behalf of the team, I would like to send the regards to you and look forward to hearing your next...

South Ari Atoll
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel is beautiful, the rooms amazing. Personal recommendation stay at beach villa, water villa wad beautiful but way too hot and just want to stay indoors. Beach villa was amazing you can stay in the terrace, under the palms and surrounded by nature which was amazing. Restaurants and food absolutely divine. We love everything and experiences were unique. Water...

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LSA_GM, General Manager at LUX* South Ari Atoll, responded to this review

Dear 238jurates, Great to have you with us! Thank you for sharing the feedback with others, and we would like to welcome you again as well. If you have the holiday plan in place, please do not hesitate to share with us and our team is ready to help you celebrate the moments all year round. Looking forward to hearing...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Perfect resort , staffs are amazing. Nice rooms and food unbeatable :) I loved it. Specially the coffee. U would probably have a few options to travel lux. Domestic flights, speed boats or seaplane. Strongly suggest seaplane. That would be the perfect start :)

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LSA_GM, General Manager at LUX* South Ari Atoll, responded to this review

Dear Akan A, Thank you for the lovely message ! We appreciate your visit and look forward to having you back again for another stay in the not too distant future. Warm regards, Glenn Daniels General Manager

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We travel a lot and have been to The Maldives before but this hotel is by far and away one of the best hotels we have ever stayed in. The villas are spacious and beautifully equipped. Enormous bed,huge TV with Sky and BBC news. We have a lovely shaded terrace and despite the hotel being full,we seem to have the...

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LSA_GM, General Manager at LUX* South Ari Atoll, responded to this review

Dear TheoFrance, It is lovely to hear from you again, and I would like to thank you for joining the first Chef's Table and great to know you enjoyed the dinner and had a great time on that evening. Our Executive Chef Dave and the team would like to send the regards to you and hope you will be back...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dreamy atolls of tropical islands scattered across the Indian Ocean, the Maldives are a kaleidoscope of colours and earthly pleasures. Get away from it all at LUX* South Ari Atoll (formerly LUX* Maldives), the only settlement on the postcard-perfect island of Dhidhoofinolhu. Fuss free and laid-back, the resort surprises with pop-up cinema screenings right on the beach, impromptu musical performances and strolls along secret pathways through the lush tropical gardens. Just steps from the thatch-roofed suites and ocean-perched villas, the island's unspoilt beaches are yours to claim. A prime spot for snorkelling and whale-shark spotting, the resort's unblemished lagoon is a diver's dreamworld. Back on land, island street food and fine dining await in the tempting restaurants and bars. In the shade of coconut palms, lounge by the two turquoise pools, luxuriate in the ocean-view spa and surrender to the charms of this castaway idyll. ... more   less 

Additional Information about LUX* South Ari Atoll

Address: Dhidhoofinolhu, South Ari Atoll, Maldives, Maldives (Formerly Diva Maldives)
Region: Maldives > Alifu Atoll > Southern Ari Atoll > Dhidhoofinolhu Island
Price Range: $615 - $2,224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — LUX* South Ari Atoll 5*
Number of rooms: 193
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Also Known As:
Lux* Maldives Hotel South Ari Atoll
Diva Maldives Hotel
Diva Maldives South Ari Atoll
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