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Get an overview of this hotel5-star resort with pools, private beach and full-service spa

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
On private beach
24-hour business centre
Laundry facilities
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Location

Nestled on the beach, this Dhidhoofinolhu Island resort is 0 mi (0 km) from Dhidhoofinolhu Marina. Maafushivaru Island Pier and Ibrahim Kalaafaan Mosque and Shrine are also within 32 miles (52 km).

Resort features

Catch some rays on LUX* South Ari Atoll's private white sand beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 8 restaurants.

Room amenities

All 193 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, along with conveniences such as sitting areas and coffee makers. Complimentary wireless Internet access and furnished balconies or patios are standard, as are LED TVs with satellite channels.

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

All-inclusive room rates at LUX* South Ari Atoll are available. These rates are higher because they include on-site food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Activities and facilities/equipment

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Snorkelling
  • Snorkelling excursions

Land activities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Tennis

Lessons/classes/games

  • Pilates
  • Yoga

Entertainment

  • On-site entertainment and activities
  • Access to on-site clubs
  • On-site live performances
  • Theme parties

Not included

  • Miniature golf
  • Sailboats
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Tennis lessons
  • Premium food items
  • Premium and/or non-domestic beverages
  • Room service
  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Off-site tours
  • Transport to off-site activities
  • Gratuities
  • Taxes

Hotel Amenities

  • Express check-in 
  • Picnic area 
  • Library 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Children's club 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Porter 
  • Express check-out 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Computer station 
  • On private beach 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Hair salon 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Conference centre 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Total number of rooms - 193 
  • One meeting room 
  • Airport transport (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge) 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 6 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Beach sunloungers 
  • Pool sunloungers 
  • Steam room 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Number of restaurants - 8 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business centre 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Beach towels 
  • Spa tub 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Free cots/infant beds 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower only 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • LED TV 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

MIXE – This beachfront restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting).

East Market and East Bar – Overlooking the ocean, this buffet restaurant specialises in Asian cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

Allegria – Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specialises in Italian cuisine and only serves dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

Senses – This beachfront restaurant only serves dinner. Reservations are required.

Umami – Overlooking the ocean, this diner specialises in Japanese cuisine and only serves dinner. Reservations are required.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

  • Snorkelling on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Waterskiing on site 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Windsurfing on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Beach yoga on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Boat tours on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Personal motorised watercraft on site 

Spa Services

  • Sauna in spa 
  • Number of treatment rooms 15 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Massages 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available from 6 AM to 4 PM. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

No rollaway/extra beds available

Please note, some room types at this property are not available when booking a stay with children.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Tourism fee: USD 6 per person, per night
  • Floatplane transfer per adult: USD 449 (return)
  • Transfer service fee per child: USD 225 (return), (from 2 to 11 years old)
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD35 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD350 per person (return)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD195 (return), (from 2 to 11 years old)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • LUX South Ari Atoll Hotel
  • LUX South Ari Atoll

We should mention

If you require a visa to enter the country, your property may be able to help with the supporting documents needed to obtain one. To learn more, you can contact the property using the contact details included on your booking confirmation. The property may charge for this assistance, even if you end up cancelling your reservation. All arrangements are solely between the property and yourself. Guests must transfer via floatplane to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


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