Overview of LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.
- Free WiFi
- Air conditioning
Cleaning and safety practices
- Cleaned with disinfectant
- Contactless check-in
- 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
Explore the area
Bunbaru Public Beach1 min drive
Himendhoo Thila1 min drive
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About this area
Visit our Dhidhoofinolhu Island travel guide
LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas is located in Dhidhoofinolhu Island. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Bunbaru Public Beach and Himendhoo Thila. Take an opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as parasailing.
- Bunbaru Public Beach - 1 min drive
- Himendhoo Thila - 1 min drive
- MIXE — 1 min walk
- East Market and East Bar — 1 min walk
Cleaning and safety practices
Enhanced cleanliness measures
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
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- Air conditioning
- Ceiling fan
- Premium bedding
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Separate bathtub and shower
- Satellite channels
Food and drink
- Turndown service
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Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18
Check-out before 11:00 AM
Special check-in instructions
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must arrange transfers (surcharge) from Male International Airport (MLE) to the property, which is 25 minutes away via seaplane. Daily seaplane transfer service is offered by Trans Maldivian Airways between 6 AM and 4 PM (subject to availability).
Daily domestic flight service offered by Flyme (with speedboat transfers included) is available from Male International Airport to Villa International Airport Maamigili (VAM). Flights take approximately 20 minutes, and the speedboat ride is 15 minutes. Speedboat operating hours from Male are 10 AM-11 PM, and operating hours from Maamigili are 6 AM-6 PM. The fee is USD 390 per adult/teen and USD 195 per child age 2-11. Guests booked on Flyme flights do not have access to the LUX lounge at the seaplane terminal. Flyme domestic flights from VAM to MLE start at 6 AM, and the last flight from MLE to VAM arrives at 11 PM.
Baggage allowances for both seaplane and FLYME domestic flights is 44 pounds (20 kilograms) for checked bags, and 11 pounds (5 kilograms) for carry on bags, per person. Fees of USD 5 plus tax per kilogram apply for excess baggage.
The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification. Any other arrangements must be coordinated with the property prior to arrival.
To guarantee transfers from Male International Airport, guests must contact the property with their flight details at least 72 hours before their expected arrival.
Customers will be requested by the property to provide documentation of a complete a health declaration (screening for COVID-19) issued 72 hours prior to check-in.
Staffed front desk
Pets not allowed
Children and extra beds
Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Property payment types
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Drones and aerial surveillance devices are not permitted at this property.
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 reach out to the property via 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 airplane and boat to the property; guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking
Reservations are required for massage services; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Property is also known as
LUX South Ari Atoll Resort Dhidhoofinolhu Island
LUX Hotel Maldives
LUX South Ari Atoll Dhidhoofinolhu Island
LUX South Ari Atoll Hotel
LUX South Ari Atoll
LUX* South Ari Atoll
Lux Ari Atoll & Dhidhoofinolhu
LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas Resort
LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas Dhidhoofinolhu Island
Frequently asked questions
Yes, LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
As of Nov 30, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas on Dec 4, 2020 start from CA $314, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - midnight. After-hours check-in is not available.
Check-out is at 11:00 AM.
Some rate plans available at this property are all-inclusive.
Situated in Dhidhoofinolhu Island, this luxury resort is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Bunbaru Public Beach and 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Himendhoo Thila.
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