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LUX* North Male Atoll

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LUX* North Male Atoll

5 star hotel
Olhuhali, North Male Atoll, Maldives
67 rooms
FREE Internet

LUX* North Male Atoll

PADI 5 star dive center
Onsite
Max 6 divers per guide

Package highlights

  • Step into era-defining exclusivity at this private island resort, opened in 2019
  • Make your dreams reality with these exquisite penthouse villas, put together by Singapore design group Miaja
  • Dine on award-winning cuisine at the Peruvian-Japanese fusion restaurant INTI
  • Tuck into a sumptous floating breakfast in your private pool
  • Enjoy a unforgettable sundowner from your private Sky-Lounge (rooftop terrace)
  • Join a sunrise yoga session, held daily above the crystalline lagoon
  • Charter a private yacht and explore uninhabited sandbanks and picture-perfect lagoons
  • Each morning, the gardeners hide a secret message in a bottle - seek one out for a surprise prize!
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Dates & Prices

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You only need to pay 48h after your booking is confirmed.

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10% CHEAPER on average than booking rooms & diving direct.
EXCLUSIVE BENEFITS such as free DAN dive insurance.
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Booking process

1. BOOKING

Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot

2. CONFIRMATION

We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final

3. 48H FREE CANCELLATION PERIOD

You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment & cancellation

Payment terms

  • Now: 0%
  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 50%
  • 51 days before trip start: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

  • 0.0% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 38 days prior to arrival
  • 25.0% will be charged if you cancel between 38 and 28 days prior to arrival
  • 50.0% will be charged if you cancel between 28 and 15 days prior to arrival
  • 75.0% will be charged if you cancel between 15 and 10 days prior to arrival
  • 100.0% will be charged if you cancel less than 10 days prior to arrival

Explore diving around the LUX* North Male Atoll

What to see

The North Male Atoll is famous for its variety of species. Elsewhere in the Maldives, divers don’t gape at beautiful corals, but in the North Male Atoll, many of the reefs are extremely healthy and provide shelter for a ton of marine life. Frogfish, moray eels, nudibranchs, schools of fusiliers and hundreds of other colorful fish species reside here.

While the neighboring Ari Atoll is more famed for its pelagic species, spotting something big is not a rarity in the North Male Atoll either. It is not uncommon to see manta rays, whale sharks, hammerheads, hawksbill turtles, grey reef sharks and eagle rays on occasion.

Wherever you dive in the North Male Atoll, you are sure to be astounded by both the variety of environments and species you encounter in just a few dives.

Dive Center

Highlights

  • Recipient of PADI's Outstanding Achievements in Diving Training Award
  • Winner of the Leading Activity and Watersports Center in the South Asian Travel Awards 2018
  • Environmentally-concious dive trips to coral gardens, channels and caves
  • Dive amongst colorful reef fish, healthy corals, turtles, reef sharks and more
  • Join the Coral Resoration Tour of the house reef- kicked-off by a Marine biology briefing
  • Treat yourself to a whale shark or manta quest aboard your own private yacht
  • Opt for one-on-one tuition with a private Dive Instructor or Dive Guide
  • Rent an UW digital camera and try your hand at marine photography!

Description

Best Dives Maldives is an award-winning dive operator with multiple PADI 5* Dive Centers around the Maldives. 

Best Dives is the place to go for diving, water sports and private yacht charters. The environmentally-conscious dive team are the recipients of multiple awards including Leading Activity and Watersports Center (South Asian Travel Awards 2018) and Outstanding Achievements in Diving Training (PADI).

Dive amongst schools of brightly-colored reef fish, turtles and reef sharks on the stunning house reef. For something unique, check out the nearby caves or sign up for a night dive. If snorkeling is more your thing, then there is still heaps to see. Join one of the snorkel safaris for an unforgettable day of island hopping. 

For something truly exclusive, charter a yacht for a whale shark or manta quest. Even better, rent an UW digital camera so you can capture your experiences on film!

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DIVING SERVICES

Diving gear

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • 15L Tanks Available
  • Filling Station

PADI® Courses Available

  • Project Aware Specialties
  • Intro Dives/Discover Scuba Diving
  • Scuba Refresher
  • Open Water Diver
  • Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Rescue Diver
  • Nitrox Certification
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy

Diving Facilities

  • Shop
  • Beach Front Location
  • House Reef
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fish Id And Diving Books

Languages spoken

  • English

PADI membership level

  • Padi 5 Star Dive Center

For your safety

  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • First Aid Kits
  • Vhf Radio

Resort Amenities

Activities

  • Live Music
  • Sunset Cruises
  • Sandbank
  • Cultural Excursions
  • Jet Skiing

Food & drink

  • Private Dining
  • Beer And Wine
  • Buffet
  • A La Carte
  • Snacks All Day
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food
  • Vegan

Facilities

  • Beach Front
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool(S)
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Equipment For Kids

Payments

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Cash (Usd)
  • Cash (Eur)
  • Cash (Gbp)
  • Cash (Local Currency)

Sports & Watersports

  • Stand-Up Paddling
  • Kite Surfing
  • Windsurfing
  • Surfing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Fishing

Amenities & services

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Air-Conditioning

Great for families

  • Kids Club
  • Babysitting/Child Services

Wellness & Relaxation

  • Fitness Center/Gym
  • Spa Facility
  • Sauna
  • Massage Services
  • Beauty Treatments
  • Yoga

Resort Description

LUX North Male Atoll is a top-class private island getaway offering a dazzling paradise of penthouse villas and world-class spaces to dine, play and relax. 

A short speedboat ride from Male, this resort combines total luxury with accessibility and fantastic diving. Harnessing the creative power of Singapore design house Miaja, each of the spectacular residences features a private pool, roof top terrace and large windows bringing light and nature into every space. Make the most of indoor-outdoor living with your own exclusive-use rooftop terrace- the perfect place to enjoy a sundowner.

Dine on mouth-watering cuisine at one of the innovative restaurants, or opt for romantic in-villa dining. Whether you love ceviche from the Peruvian-Japanese fusion restaurant or bespoke flavours in an opulent setting, you'll find what you are after. If not, just say so! The award-winning chefs will be glad to bring your imagination to life. 

Spend your days lounging by one of the 2 generously-sized swimming pools, or pay a visit to the LUX* Me Spa. A world of activities, water sports and diving adventures are available. Choose from private yacht trips, over-water yoga sessions, cave diving, high adrenaline water sports, beach volleyball and more...

 

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How to get there

Arrival 

  • The best airport to fly into is Velana International Airport. 
  • A resort representative will meet you in the arrivals hall and show you the way to your speedboat (advance notice required, additional cost). 
  • The speedboat journey will last around 60 minutes and will pass through idyllis islands and turqoiuse seas- you may even spot a pod of dolphins on your way!
  • Check in time is 

Departure

  • Check out time is 
  • A speedboat will be arranged to take you from the resort to Velena International Airport (advance notice required, additonal cost). 

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