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LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas

Bucket List
Idyllic Island Paradise
From $8,056 per 5 night package

Deal Expires In


Unless sold out prior

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The Maldives is one of those places that seems to sit on every traveller’s bucket list. If you’ve always dreamt of living a lavish Robinson Crusoe life on a far away tropical island, then LUX* South Ari Atoll is the place that will not disappoint.

Swim alongside whale sharks, hang out in your bungalow on stilts, ride your bicycle along the jetty, dine at speciality restaurants, dance the night away, partake in marine conservation… whatever you love, you’ll find it at LUX* South Ari Atoll.

All-Inclusive Five Night Stay


Pricing is per Villa, for 5 nights, based on 2 people sharing

Beach Pavilion (sleeps up to 3) from $8,056
Beach Villa
(sleeps up to 4) from $9,566
Water Villa
(sleeps up to 4) from $10,547
Beach Pool Villa
(sleeps up to 3) from $11,486
Romantic Pool Water Villa
(sleeps up to 2) from $11,486
LUX* Villa
(sleeps up to 3) from $21,390


Other Villa Categories, and additional nights available. Please ask for pricing.



All Inclusive Rate Inclusions:
Access to all buffet and a la carte restaurants
Premium drinks
Dining at UMAMI once per week (minimum 7-night stay required)
Dining at Allegria once per week (minimum 7-night stay required)
Free WiFi

Terms and conditions

  • Return Airport/Island Transfer from $650 per person
  • Refundable deposit payable at time of booking. Final Payment due 40 days prior to arrival.
  • Free cancellation up to 40 days prior to arrival; thereafter 100% of stay charged; No-Show: 100% of stay charged.
  • *Rates are subject to availability and may change without notice. Rates may differ at time of booking due to seasonality, international exchange rates and availability. For additional room types and further information on terms and conditions, please confirm with our Travel Specialists at time of booking

Simplicity meets elegance at LUX* South Ari Atoll. Luxury Accommodation housed in thatched roof beach bungalows and villas perched over the warm Maldivian waters create a stylish seaside haven, including 62 with a private pool. Chaises-lounges on the sandy shores invite guests to unwind beneath the palms, while staircases descend straight into the Indian Ocean. Whitewashed walls, light and airy spaces with bursts of colour, and tropical foliage make for the ultimate laidback lifestyle.


Beach Pavilion

If you daydream of living in a chic beach hut on a tropical island with all the comforts of home, this is it. You can’t be closer to the beach even if you tried. Our thatched-roof beach pavilion is as chic as can be. There’s the possibility of having interconnected rooms, making this a suitable fit for families, or friends travelling together.

Beach chic design

Direct beach and ocean access

Possible to interconnect two units next to each other

Individual, private terraces facing the beach

Sleeps 2 Adults + 1 Child


Beach Villa

Picture this: Living in a chic thatched-roof bungalow on the prettiest beach imaginable. Chilling in your bathtub in a tropical indoor-outdoor bathroom. Reading a book on your terrace facing the ocean.

Direct access to a secluded beach with sunbeds

Tropical indoor-outdoor bathroom with a stand-alone tub

Sea views from your terrace

Sleeps 3 Adults OR  2 Adults + 2 Children


Water Villa

Our Water Villa is that home, but on stilts (and with the Indian Ocean as your swimming pool!

Dive into the sea from your villa

Private sun terrace and gorgeous views

Light and airy design of the room

Natural-light flooded bathroom with a view

Catamaran net over the lagoon to laze in

On the sunset side of the island

Glass floor window

Sleeps 3 Adults OR  2 Adults + 2 Children


Beach Pool Villa

A beach bungalow. The prettiest private pool. Amenities perfectly attuned to the traveler looking to unwind.The dreamiest indoor-outdoor bathroom there could be. Welcome to your home in the Maldives.

Private pool and outdoor shower on the backside of the villa

On the sunset side of the island

Tropical indoor-outdoor bathroom with a spacious standalone bathtub

Direct access to the prettiest beach with sunbeds

Sleeps 2 Adults + 1 Child


Romantic Pool Water Villa

A favourite among couples. Cozy, light and chic, this villa on stilts is a dream come true. Our water villa comes with a pool (as if the Indian Ocean wasn’t enough already), a deck for lazing in the sun, a hanging bird’s nest swing, a flight of steps to the lagoon, and all the imaginable comforts.

Cozy sun terrace with an infinity plunge pool

Sunrise side of the island

Drop-down projector so you can have your own cinema in bed

Sleeps 2 Adults

LUX* Villa

Our presidential suite is perfect for travellers seeking simple-yet-stylish luxury. The villa comes with a butler, private buggy service, premium bicycles and a selection of wine and spirits. The villa is located at the tip of the jetty, which means unobstructed views, secluded relaxation and a front-row seat overlooking the sunsets from your own infinity pool. Thatched roofs, white-washed wood, floor-to-ceiling glass panes, and see-through glass floors create a stylish seaside heaven. The round bathtub in the spacious bathroom is a signature must-try!

Location at the end of the jetty

Butler, private buggy service and premium bicycles included

A selection of wine and spirits

Private infinity pool, deck and sun terrace

Living room with glass floor

Dining room perfect for dinner parties

Maximum privacy and endless views of the sea

Sleeps 2 Adults + 1 Child

Restaurants, Bars & Lounges

Within the resort is 5 bars and 6 restaurants to experience, from International, Italian, Japanese, Mediterranean and Southeast Asia. All are included in the All Inclusive Package, except Umami and Allegria , where a 30% discount on the food invoice applies for guests on Half Board Basis, Full Board Basis and All Inclusive Package. An impressive selection of drinks: 80 wines and 50 cocktails. A serve-yourself minibar. As-much-as-you-can-eat ice cream during afternoon tea.

East Market
• A culinary tour of South Asia
• Breakfast and dinner services
Lagoon Bar
• Relaxed bar on the beach
• Lunch service
• Cucina Italiana (Italian cuisine)
• Dinner service only
• Tastes of modern Japanese dining
• Dinner service only
Veli Pool Bar
• Poolside drinks and seafood
• Lunch and bar service
Senses Lounge and Bar
• Lunch and bar services
Beach Rouge
• Lunch, dinner and bar services
Senses Restaurant
• Oriental flavours with an Indian
Ocean touch
• Lunch and dinner services
• Inventive International cuisine
• Breakfast and dinner services
Cafe LUX*
• Signature coffees, roasted in-house
East Bar
• Over-water bar service


Water Sports

Complimentary: snorkeling equipment, canoe, pedal boats, kayaks, snorkeling trips to the house reef
For a fee: diving, windsurfing, fun tube rides, waterskiing, jet-skiing, kite surfing, parasailing, stand-up paddle boarding, wakeboarding, catamaran trips, whale shark safaris, flyboarding, private trips with speedboat or dhoni, morning and sunset fishing


LUX* Me Spa

• 15 exclusive spa villas including 4 overwater treatment villas
• Outdoor relaxation area sea view
• Sauna and hamman
• Plunge pools
• Showers and changing rooms
• Spa boutique
• Pedicure/Manicure facilities
• Hair/Bridal studio
• Yoga grove sea view


Kids Club

PLAY is all about a mindful and modern kids club experience. We nurture the kids with expertly curated, age-appropriate activities that support individuality, self-discovery and development because we believe holidays are a good time to learn new things, make new friends and become a little self-dependent or independent.


Return seaplane transfer

Male airport to the resort. The taxi lands and takes off directly from LUX* South Ari Atoll from 6:00 AM until 4:00 PM. Please provide your flight details in order to organize the transfer. The standard permissible weight is 20 kg including 5 kg of hand luggage per person. Charges will apply for excess luggage.

Return domestic flight + speedboat transfer

Domestic flight from Male airport to Maamigili airport plus connecting 10 minutes speedboat transfer to LUX* South Ari Atoll. Scheduled flights operate between 7:30 AM and 11:00 PM. Please provide your flight details in order to organize the transfer. The standard permissible weight is 20 kg including 5 kg of hand luggage per person. Charges will apply for excess luggage.


Contact Us

Contact our Luxury Hotel Specialist team on: 1300 308 081 Quoting reference #59073

(During Business Hours)