An island resort surrounded by a crystal-clear lagoon and blue ocean, LUX* South Ari Atoll is the place for a real break, far removed from the bustle of modern life. Set in the perfect location for swimming and snorkelling and close to the Maldives' best dive sites, the resort's exclusive Water Villas stand on stilts over the lagoon. LUX* South Ari Atoll is one of the largest resorts in the Maldives with 4km of beach front and the island is just 25 minutes from Malé by seaplane.
Junior Suites and Beach Pavilions at LUX* South Ari Atoll offer a unique proximity to nature, from a private garden to an outdoor shower, along with top-class amenities. There are 193 pavilions, suites and villas in total spread along the East (Water Villas) and West coasts (Prestige Water Villas) of the island, so guests can choose to have either a breathtaking uninterrupted view of the ocean or of the lagoon.
The boathouse at LUX* South Ari Atoll organises snorkelling trips to the nearby reefs, as well as catamaran excursions. Windsurfing, rubber ring and banana rides, water-skiing, wakeboards, jet-skiing, pedal boats and kayaks are also available. The resort also offers land-based activities including beach volleyball, table tennis, tennis, billiards, table football and games machines, and has its own gym.
LUX* South Ari Atoll has a superb range of restaurants and bars, set in stunning locations. The Island Kitchen features international cuisine, serving breakfast and dinner buffet-style, with live cooking stations ranging from a rotisserie to woks and grills. Japanese and South-East Asian restaurants stand on stilts over the water, while a traditional Italian restaurant is central to the resort and The Beach is perfect for snacks.
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