Lux South Ari Atoll is one of our favourite 5-star all-inclusive resorts for families and for couples that want a wealth of dining options and facilities. It boasts 8 eateries and 5 bars, a 5-star PADI dive centre, 2 infinity pools, tennis courts, a fitness centre and luxury spa. What else could you want from your tropical island escape.

7 Night Packages (BB) From £1,655*

Price is for a bed & breakfast package, including flights, hotel & transfers.

*Prices are only to act as a guide


Location: The island stretches for 2 miles and is just 25 minutes by seaplane from Male.

Facilities:  This resort offers a wealth of facilities when compared to other Maldivian hotels. You can spend your days relaxing on its stunning powder white shores, by one of its two infinity pools, you could take part in one of their yoga sessions or you can head to their spa where you will find a range of indulgent treatments. For the more active, there are flood lit tennis courts, a state-of-the-art fitness centre, as well as all the motorised and non-motorised water-sports you could imagine, including its own 5-star PADI dive centre.

Restaurants & Bars: This LUX resort is well-known for its excellent culinary offerings. Mixe is their international buffet restaurant, serving breakfast and dinner. East Market is styled on a bustling local night market and offers a range of Asian and International specialities. For a beach club feel head to Beach Rouge.  Umami is the island’s fine dining restaurant specialising in sushi and teppanyaki.  You can enjoy Mediterranean cuisine at Allegria and international favourites at Senses Bar and Lounge. They also brew their own house blend of coffee at Café Lux.

Accommodation: There are 193 villas scattered along the island’s beaches and over its crystal-clear lagoon. Whether staying on the beach or over-water, you can choose to have your own private pool. All villas are spacious, modern with a clean beach house feel.