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LUX* South Ari Atoll

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Dhidhoofinolhu, South Ari Atoll, Maldives, Maldives (Formerly Diva Maldives)
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Brisbane, Australia
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13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Stayed with my partner for my birthday and, having always wanted to visit the Maldives, I had high hopes and expectations. All exceeded. The seaplane transfer was seamless. Our butler and all the staff were professional and accommodating by default. The surprise lunch on the sand bar organised by my partner was pulled off without a hitch, as was the... More 

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South Ari Atoll
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband & I came to the lux maldives for two weeks in January. We had been to the maldives the previous year , but to a different resort. This holiday was so much better, from the moment we arrived by sea plane, and got off on the jetty, we were met by happy smiling staff, our staff member was... More 

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Thank Romaine A
LSA_GM, General Manager at LUX* South Ari Atoll, responded to this review

Dear Romaine, Your review about the experience of staying at LUX* South Ari Atoll is very much appreciated. Thank you for taking the time to share your comments with the world. Our team is glad to learn you did enjoy your two weeks on the beach and in the sea. I hope soon you will come back again, so please... More 

somerset
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we went to Lux Maldives last year in March, best place we have ever been, had a beach villa, out of this world, food was fab, 5 restaurants to choose from, staff so friendly, couldnt do enough for you, going back again end November 16 for my 60th Birthday , cant come quick enough

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LSA_GM, General Manager at LUX* South Ari Atoll, responded to this review

That is great to know that you are coming back in November ! Our team is looking forward to welcoming you on the jetty and getting ready to make sure you have a great time of celebrating your birthday on the island. Please feel free to contact us should there be anything we could assist prior to you arrival. LUX*... More 

Ribeirao Preto, SP
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lux was definitely a good choice on Maldives resort. Island is beautiful, staff is very nice, rooms are great. The ocean villa (bungalow) is something. Many options of restaurants, although I thought the food could be a bit better for the price you're paying. Anyways, my 4 night stay there was great and I would definitely go back.

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LSA_GM, General Manager at LUX* South Ari Atoll, responded to this review

Dear Marcelo, It has been almost two years since your visit to the Maldives for the celebration of your honeymoon. There have been many changes on the island, and we hope to see you again soon so you could come back and experience another LUX* holiday in the tropics. Looking forward to hearing from you again ! Best wishes, Glenn... More 

South Ari Atoll
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hi, Lux Resort is beautiful. The Island is superb and so are the rooms and beaches! It was like being in paradise. We made some amazing memories there, and met some fantastic people who are the staff there. The following are our highlights: Senses Restaurant It provided me and my husband with an unforgettable experience. We practically ate there every... More 

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LSA_GM, General Manager at LUX* South Ari Atoll, responded to this review

Dear Helen and James, Thank you for sending us your blessings and wishes. I am sure that Alauddin, Yishan, Subbuni, Daminda, Abbas and Sushma will be very happy to hear from you again. I will make sure you message is delivered. Please do keep in touch with us and let us know if you ever plan to come back to... More 

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33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I have to commend the LUX cafe and East bar staffs for their excellent services. ALL staffs on the island greets you and that definitely makes us feel very welcome. Most of the staffs are able to engage conversations with guests. The staff love their job and are happy, and we thought happy staff brings about happy guests. We bought... More 

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LSA_GM, General Manager at LUX* South Ari Atoll, responded to this review

Dear Hazele, Thank you for giving your feedback about your stay on our island. I am very glad to learn that you will be coming back for another visit, and I am sure you will enjoy the time with us again. I would like to send the greetings to you on behalf of our East Bar team, and we hope... More 

london
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our second visit to Lux and it probably speaks volumes to say we've already booked to return for our third! Once again, we were greeted and treated so wonderfully by all the staff at Lux who couldn't do enough to ensure our family holiday was as perfect as could be. It was lovely to see Mr Mamoun again,... More 

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LSA_GM, General Manager at LUX* South Ari Atoll, responded to this review

Dear Jo, We were very happy to see you again and very glad that this time you have brought your parents here to celebrate the family time together as well as the birthday of your mother. Vijay, Khan, Hassan, Shafi and Madju are informed about your next visit back to the island; and Mamoun and I will be at the... More 

East Molesey, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I can't speak highly enough of this resort. Not only is it the most beautiful and magical place I've ever been but the attention to detail and finishing touches are second to none! We couldn't have been made to feel more welcome - each and every one of the 600 staff welcomed us with a warm smile and couldn't do... More 

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LSA_GM, General Manager at LUX* South Ari Atoll, responded to this review

It was lovely to learn that you have enjoyed a great trip around the Indian Ocean, and the stay on our island was one of the highlights of your vacation. Thank you for sharing the review with others on TripAdvisor. The team and I hope there will be another chance to welcome you again to our resort or other properties.... More 

Glasgow
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are currently staying here and have another week of relaxation and luxury to enjoy. Having never been to the Maldives before we did lots of research to find the exact location and island that would fit our needs. Believe every single glowing review about Lux* they are all true. In my job as a professional musician I travel the... More 

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LSA_GM, General Manager at LUX* South Ari Atoll, responded to this review

Thank you for posting the review and sharing the moments you have been enjoying on the island. Please do not hesitate to contact the Zain or Shine if there is anything you need; Dan, Boni and Kelly will also be available to make you stay fit, healthy and pampered for the next couple of days. Enjoy the rest of your... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay was at LUX South Ari atoll was not only wonderful but it surpassed every expectation and got rid of any inhibitions we might have had while booking this resort. We had spent hours online looking for a perfect hotel for our 10th wedding anniversary and could not be happier that we chose LUX South Ari! We were there... More 

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LSA_GM, General Manager at LUX* South Ari Atoll, responded to this review

Thank you for the opportunity given to LUX* to celebrate the anniversary for you on our island; and it is very reassuring to learn our team has taken good care of you and made sure you enjoy every moment at the resort . Your feedback is very encouraging to the team, and I am sure that the tips you have... More 

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