There is nowhere on earth which can rival the Maldives in terms of sheer mind-blowing beauty and tranquillity. Turquoise waters lap at the white sandy shores of the archipelago of tiny islands or atolls which are spread across the Indian Ocean. From the moment you arrive at the Lux Ari Atoll it is like you have been transported to a fantasy world, where picture perfect scenery is visible everywhere you turn. The Lux South Ari Atoll is the only settlement on the stunning island of Dhidhoofinolhu and the resort offers a world of luxury with accommodation ranging from suites to ocean side villas where you can wander on to the idyllic beaches at any moment. There are two swimming pools at the resort where you can have a dip or relax poolside beneath the shade of coconut palm trees and the waters of the Indian Ocean are naturally warm and clear, so swimming in the sea here is an experience not to be missed.
When you get tired of reclining on the stunning beaches, there are plenty of activities to enjoy during your stay which can be arranged by the resort. You can also book a whale shark day whilst staying here, which comprises a snorkelling trip, whale shark spotting, presentations and lunch on a nearby island.
This is a true playground for diving enthusiasts, as there is a lagoon on the island which is the ideal location for scuba diving where you can see many species such as manta rays, turtles, dolphins and whale sharks. You are in safe hands as the 5-Star PADI IDC Dive Centre offers a selection of options which suit all abilities from novice to advanced level.
Gastronomes are well taken care of at the resort, with dining options which are many and varied. You can get every delicious food you could imagine, from fine dining to street food inspired dishes encompassing a fusion of different influences from traditional Maldivian to Japanese and Italian. The pizzas at the resort are said to be some of the best available in the Indian Ocean and there is a total of seven restaurants and bars to choose from so you can dine out every night with plenty of options!
There are always surprises on offer at the resort and there are often open air film screenings and live music to enjoy during your stay, whilst strolling along the unspoilt beaches never gets tiresome as the views are simply astounding. Holidaying on the Lux Ari Atoll is an experience which you will remember for the rest of your life, with the blissful beaches and azure blue waters creating a dream world which you will not want to leave. The service at the resort is impeccable and the accommodation contemporary and stylish. This is the perfect place to while away your holiday and create memories which last a lifetime, from scuba diving with whale sharks to relaxing on the beach, every moment of your stay is wonderful.
Try some of the locally caught fresh fish during your stay, which is an experience not to be missed.
Explore some of the resorts ‘secret’ bars, ask your concierge for recommendations which to visit first!
Take a relaxing stroll through the herb gardens to unwind and relax.
LUX* South Ari Atoll
South Ari Atoll