LUX* Maldives Resort Hotel

LUX* Maldives


The Maldives Islands can proudly present yet another luxury attraction: the LUX* Maldives is the celebrated LUX* Island Resorts’ latest addition to a portfolio that already includes such renowned hotels like the Belle Mare Resort Mauritius and the Le Morne Mauritius.


The South Ari Atoll is located 104 kilometres south of the capital Malé – a mere 25 minutes by seaplane. Touch down on a crystal-clear lagoon that radiates all shades from blue to turquoise next to what might possibly be the read more » most beautiful “new” Maldives island.


No less than four kilometres of finest, blindingly white coral sand beach frame the island. There is plenty of beach to spread out and find a quiet, private spot to kick back and relax, always with the lagoon just past your naked toes.


The LUX* Maldives features highly luxurious water and beach villas that provide the perfect setting for a holiday beneath the palm trees. Moreover, there is the extravagant Infinity Spa as well as the six restaurants and six bars to keep body, mind and soul together.


And then, a highlight certainly, there is the elaborate poolscape that includes two swimming pools located just above the ocean’s gently whispering waves.


Located on the outer reef, the LUX Maldives island is an ideal basis for enthusiastic divers. No less than fifty dive sites are located in the immediate vicinity – some of them ranking among the best the Maldives have to offer!


Those that do not feel comfortable at great depths may nevertheless explore the reef’s splendour. A mask and snorkel are your ticket to admiring countless fish and colourful corals at the island’s house reef on the southern side.


And last but not least, the perfect setting and fine facilities are, of course, complemented by the LUX* Island Resort’s attentive but unobtrusive service. The LUX* Maldives – a luxury hotel on a luxury island!


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The LUX* Maldives offers a total of 193 villas and suites generously distributed along the wonderful beach and perfectly integrated into the pristine nature. The island is large and uncrowded, the villas read more » ensure perfect privacy.


Every villa features a private, furnished terrace with direct lagoon access, air-conditioning, a bathroom with a tub, separate toilet and separate shower, an exciting open-air shower, telephone with international direct dial, LCD TV with DVD, dressing room with a safe, mini bar, hair-dryer, tea and coffee maker as well as 24 hours room service.


The Junior Suites boast an ocean view and are located close to the beach. Every suite has an ensuite bedroom, terrace and small, private garden. Welcoming and airy, the interior has been decorated in warm, orange hues.


The sunny flair is even further enhanced by the fine local timber flooring. The highlight of the elegant bathrooms is certainly the tub set into the floor and commanding a view of the garden and the ocean beyond.


The Beach Villas are located on both sides of the island: choose between a sunrise or a sunset unit! No matter your choice, you enjoy direct beach access and an unobstructed lagoon view!


The Beach Villas are characterised by their generous and elegant interior design. Both the large bedroom and finely-appointed bathroom allow you to step out into the neatly kept garden that includes an additional outdoor shower.


Refined elegance no matter where you direct your gaze: the luxurious shower bathroom, the precious local timber or the Pierre Frey Parisian linen.


The individually designed terrace includes elaborate timber flooring as well as a comfortable couch just perfect for a little nap or a relaxing spell with a good book at hand – of course, with a lagoon view included!


The terrace’s sitting area is designed to be large enough to serve as a work-desk or for a full-blown candlelight dinner. Every Beach Pool Villa includes a private garden complete with a pool, sun loungers and a shower at the back of the unit.


Precious Maldives’ timber flooring, Egyptian papyrus and Parisian textiles add a luxurious touch – the Water Villa bedrooms are warm, welcoming and exceedingly comfortable! Quite apparently, inspiration was provided by the lagoon: the colour scheme incorporates plenty of turquoise as well as crème and earthly hues.


The lagoon view may be admired from both the bedroom and the bathroom. The Water Villas all include a luxurious bathroom with a tub as well as a separate shower and toilet. And, of course, a short flight of stairs leads down to the glittering lagoon’s welcoming waters.


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No Maldives‘ island would be quite complete without its set of water sports activities. The nearby boat house organises snorkel trips to the reef, catamaran sailing and waterskiing tours.


Moreover, read more » the boat house keeps wakeboards, jet-skis, paddle boats and kayaks available for rent. Those that would like to get wet and serious may learn how to windsurf and sail from professionals that teach in keeping with the German Windsurfing and Water Sports Association.


The Maldives are famous for their excellent diving. The LUX* Resort is perfectly located to observe not only parrot fish, stingrays and stonefish. With just a little luck on your side you may also spot bullhead sharks and the one or other whale shark.


Two dive trips are organised every day. Those new to the wonderful sport of diving may learn the ropes with the experienced dive masters at the PADI dive centre. NITROX courses are also being offered.


A glowing recommendation goes to the LUX* Maldives’ Infinity Spa. The entrance area of the extensive spa is accessible for both men and women and does not only include a large swimming pool and whirlpool but also a saloon for manicure and pedicure.


The beauty products applied are from the celebrated French Anne Semonin series. After these general facilities, each sex will find a sauna, Hammam, ice room, recreation room and outdoor showers.


Eleven generously proportioned double treatment rooms are located directly on the beach. Each of the treatment units includes a terrace, private garden and an outdoor shower.


Equally luxurious and exclusive, four large double treatment rooms are set atop platforms out in the lagoon. A glass floor allows you to observe the fish below. Of course, you may also decide to soak in the whirlpool or to take a steam shower.


Great news for parents in search of a relaxing spell: The LUX* Maldives offers a kids as well as a teens club that keeps your little charges perfectly entertained and safe. Certainly, the LUX is one of the more family friendly resorts on the Maldives.


Last but not least, the LUX* Maldives additionally features an internet lounge, three boutique stores and a night club that opens from 9.30 pm through to 4 am, if required longer.


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