Amazing!! We stayed 2 weeks in july 2017 at W retreat & Spa. Truly a great experience, 1 week in the Beach oasis, 1 week in the Ocean Oasis. We preferred the Beach Oasis - Service at the hotel is more than perfect! 


The LUX* Island Resort in Maldives – Be Prepared For A Mind Blowing Experience

Many people go to Maldives to enjoy their time and take some time off from their daily routines. The gorgeous island is surrounded by clear, blue water and is home to lush green forests and beautiful beaches with white sand. A number of colorful tropical fishes can be seen in the clear water, surrounding the island. If you want to have the time of your life, the LUX* resorts in the Maldives are just what you are looking for. The extravagance and elegance of the comfortable resorts add to the experience of tourists who come to visit the magnificent island.

The resort is located on the island of Dhidhoofinolhu, about half an hour away from the capital city, Male. The is; and is 2 kilometer long and 400 meters wide. You can do much once you feel like taking some time off from viewing the corals on the sand beaches. If you want to spoil yourself, there is nothing like the spas the resort has to offer. The spa is the perfect place for you to get in touch with your mind, body and soul. The masseurs will give you a truly relaxing massage that would get rid of all the pains and tension in the muscles of your body. The LUX* Me Spas have 3 saunas with the best facilities. There are 3 swimming pools at the resort of which 2 are heated and the third has a whirlpool system. If you want to do some soul searching, the resort offers yoga and stretching courses that would allow you to get in tune with, both, your soul and body. In addition to this you can also get manicures and pedicures and enjoy one (of the 11) garden treatment rooms. For a person looking to enjoy himself/herself alone, privately, the LUX* Me Spa also provides guests with DIY (do it yourself) packages which would allow them to pamper themselves. Of course if you wish to avail the services of the trained therapists at the Spa, they would be more than happy to help you. The LUX* Me Spa really is therapeutic and will help you relax and pamper yourself in every way.

If you are the kind of person who enjoys the outdoors there are a number of dry land and underwater activities you can enjoy. Underwater activities include scuba diving in the crystal blue waters of the island. One can enjoy the wildlife the sea has to offer, as it is a habitat to a large variety of fishes, such as tuna, barracuda, the sting ray and the parrot fish.

The restaurants at the LUX* Island Resort offer light food that are not only satisfying and filling but also delectable and diverse. The Island Kitchen (open from 7 AM till 1030 AM and 7 PM till 1030 PM) offers stir-fried and grilled foods, pizzas made freshly on wood-fire and a variety of dishes and foods at breakfast and dinner buffets. The Kitchen is situated on the warm beaches of the resort and so, guests can bask in the ambience while devouring the delicious foods it has to offer. Senses is another restaurant at the resort which offers Indian, Lebanese and North African foods which are inclusive of tandoori prawns, grilled seafood, light salads and since it is open from 7 PM till 10 PM guests can enjoy the view of the stars while they have their dinner.

Guests always have a good time at the nightclub, Music, where the DJs play and mix/spin the latest songs on their turntables ensuring that guests stay up, dancing till dawn!

The Island Bar, open from 12 PM till 4 PM offers many dishes one can enjoy for lunch. It is also open till 2 AM as it offers a number of drinks. Guests can stroll on the white sand beaches with their drinks, friends and loved ones.

For those who want to get involved in some water sports, one can always take part in snorkeling, kayaking, jet-skiing and wake-boarding with other tourists and guests. Not only will you enjoy the sports but you could also make new friends to add to the fun experience of your stay at the resort. You could enjoy dry land activities with each other by going for picnics or getting involved in more sports such as table tennis, volleyball and tennis in the various courts available at the resorts.

There are various kinds of accommodations available for guests some of which are mentioned below-

1. The Beach Pavilion- these are suitable for families with children. The bathrooms are luxurious and a private garden, with an outdoor shower, is available here, too.
2. Sunset Junior Suite- the design is minimalist and shaded by trees and palms, allowing guests to enjoy the breath-taking view of the sun-set and sun-rise over the ocean.
3. LUX* Villa- the glass floor of the rooms at the villa allows guests to view the various types of fish available at the waters of the island, swimming under their feet. In addition to this, a butler is available at your service at all times. The villa offers a master bedroom suite and a guest bedroom and it leads to the deck which allows guests to get a clear view of the waters surrounding the resort. This is the perfect accommodation for a group of four.
4. The Water Villas- these are made on stilts over the water providing guests with direct access to the ocean. One can fall asleep while enjoying the soothing sound of the waves.
5. Family Water Villas these are similar to the Water Villas though they are made in a way that allows the family to spend time with one another in seclusion. The rooms are also more spacious for families.
6. Beach Pool Villas- this accommodation comes with a private terrace that allows guests to get a view of the Indian Ocean. It is quite spacious and the room opens into a private garden. These bring the white sandy beaches and the wood accents to the guests.
All rooms are air-conditioned, safe and guests can always access the internet due to the availability of Wi-Fi.