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Purely Maldives Ltd
24 Baddesley Close, North Baddesley
Hampshire SO52 9DR
Introducing an entirely new level in stand-out luxury, this is the Maldives… elevated.
LUX* North Male Atoll - an era-shaping resort that sweeps away the thatched-roofed Maldivian footprint of old with a dazzling paradise of penthouse villas and spectacularly designed spaces to play, relax and retreat.
A short transfer from Male by speedboat, this intimate resort is a visual feast of nautical forms and tones. Harnessing the fresh vision of Singapore design house Miaja, each of the 67 double storey residences features a private pool blending superyachtpanache with a vibrant South Beach pulse.
For the first time in the Maldives, each residence is crowned with a magnificent private Sky-Lounge. These high-life stages stretch playful imagination to their limits, enabling inspired indoor-outdoor living and a unique perspective on the planet’s flattest country.
Opportunities for drinking and dining range from the openly elegant to the intimately luxurious. Glow Restaurant is an international meeting-point of creative world cuisine, INTI guides you on a delicious journey through Peru and Japan, the height of truly bespoke taste is hidden in the opulent chamber of Barium, whilst Beach Rouge provides a feet-in-the-sand, sea breezy scenario to take you from day to night. Add our famous Café LUX* and the sophisticated speak-easy charm of the Glow Bar - and the flavours of island life just got fresher.
There’s a wealth of ways to relax - or raise your game, and the invitations to adventure are endless. You’ll find two swimming pools, a translucent overwater LUX* Me Spa, world-renowned diving, high adrenaline water sports, private yacht voyages, tennis and beach volleyball courts - or unwind in dedicated beauty spots for tai chi and yoga. We also invite you to join us at inspirational classes and expert-led workshops, with a forward-thinking kids club completing the offering.
A uniquely exclusive paradise retreat - where breezy island living meets jet-set chic - LUX* North Male Atoll is luxury beyond boundaries.
Boasting a style and spaciousness never seen in the Maldives, each of our 15 game-changing Beach Villas blends panoramic Indian Ocean views with South Beach flair.
This is indoor-outdoor living reimagined with 351 square metres of personal space, including a 110 square metre air conditioned interior space with floor-to-ceiling windows bathed in natural light plus a private pool to soothe the senses. Their open-plan design combines fine materials with stand-out designer furniture and all are crowned with a 120 square metre roof terrace for inspired lounge-living under the sun and the stars.
A visual feast of nautical forms and tones, fully air-conditioned and technically advanced interiors push the forefront of villa design. Each bathroom carries the latest fixtures, with a large freestanding bathtub acting as the centre piece and a couples shower both indoors and outdoors. In addition, each villa is fully equipped with a sound system indoor, ready to stream your favorite music.
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A high-life residence for family or friends, this is the two bedroom villa where South Beach style meets inspired island elegance - and opens on to your own secluded view of sun-dazed sand and sea.
If luxury is defined by space, then these showstopper residences just raised the bar - with a footprint of 680 square metres including a 205 square metre indoor living space.
The generous expanse of living room is bathed in natural light by floor-to-ceiling windows, while a nautically inspired skylight allows you to capture spectacular views of the dream-like colours of the Maldivian sky.
Your own spacious, private haven, the villa’s innovative interior design is also boldly set far from the crowd, creating an evocative indoor-outdoor stage for imaginations to run free.
A true penthouse paradise retreat, each of the four Beach Residences boasts a 14 meter pool and rooftop terrace - as well as an outside shower for a secluded experience.
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The LUX* Beach Retreat is the ultimate in island opulence, offering 970 square metres of unparalleled penthouse pleasure from its private grounds and three villa levels. Set apart on a stretch of secluded golden beach, the architecture and design of this lavish sanctuary is truly a first for the Maldives - in fact, it creates a playfully-inspired home-from-home like no other on the planet.
The Retreat features vast floor to ceiling windows and an interior carefully chosen and luxuriously unique yet effortlessly cool. With three bedrooms, indoor and outdoor bathrooms, and a dedicated living room, this is the most private of retreats for family or friends - and the sense of finesse extends to a steam, sauna and fitness area.
With a large private pool and gazebo next to your own stretch of beach, the opulence stretches outside… and up, to the stunning views afforded by the 12 meter highroof-top sky deck. Here, with your open-air lounge - and sweeping vistas across ocean and island - the delicate colours of a Maldivian sunset weave an ever-changing back drop for the most original of imaginations.
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Set-atop stilts, and lapped by sapphire reef waters, each of our 37 Water Villas lifts Maldivian living to a new level. With 351 square metres of personal space including a 110 square metre air conditioned interior space, floor to ceiling windows flood the expanse with natural light, while Indian Ocean views stretch your imagination to the horizon.
Contemporary, ocean-inspired interior styling combines superyacht panache with breezy island living - ready to sweep you a world away from the Maldivian footprint of old.
Each villa has a spacious, private pool boasting idyllic views across the soothing waters of the reef, while the 120 square metre rooftop terrace is your very own penthouse paradise for sun bathed lounging and sensory star gazing.
The sense of living beyond boundaries extends to the romance of the tropical outdoor shower, while the strikingly spacious bathroom features twin vanities and a centrepiece free-standing bathtub.
Featuring a built-in sound and streaming system inside, each Water Villa seamlessly blends contemporary playfulness with the ever-changing ambience of the Indian Ocean.
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Stretching out across sparkling azure waters, the 369 square metres of the Prestige Water Villas takes you to the edge of your very own water world - yet with the best of LUX* living always at your fingertips.
Just 5 villas are dotted across the prime tip of the island, offering never ending views of the Indian Ocean and bringing you in touching distance of the captivating marine life of the house reef.
With 128 square metres of indoor villa space, they feature vast sliding windows and a generous expanse of decking - with the unique design of this nautically-inspired seaside home ensuring the boundary between indoor and outdoor slips away.
The bedroom, with luxuriously sized en-suite bathroom, is spaced beyond the breezy, open-plan living area hand in hand with a spacious dining table area. Step outside to the over-water decking built for private docking of your own yacht, hand in hand with your extended private pool and outdoor shower to wash away the sea-salt after a dip in the ocean.
For truly elevated island living, the 120 square metre roof terrace offers a unique perspective across the lagoon. Bringing unparalleled South Beach style to the Maldives, this dramatic sky deck helps you create your own playful adventure from sun-kissed days to starry nights.
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Rising up on stilts above the perfect azure lagoon, each of these captivatingly unique villas offers the utmost privacy - and the widest, unhindered views of the Indian Ocean.
With 680 square metres of indoor-outdoor space for families and friends including a 205 square metre villa, the sense of freedom is accentuated by vast windows and a dramatic skylight that bathe the nautically inspired interiors with sunlight.
Each of the four Water Residences is blessed with unparalleled rooftop views from its magnificent sky-deck, elevated five metres above the lagoon.
These truly unique residences feature pools above the lapping waters of the lagoon, and boast the very best in luxury amenities including a built-in sound and streaming system.
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The LUX* Overwater Retreat takes the dream of island living beyond anything the Maldives has seen.
Welcome to 997 square metres including 389 square metres of open plan indoor living - this one-of-kind residence is the ultimate way to experience LUX* North Male Atoll.
This magnificently luxurious retreat is a place to wake to the sound of waves and watch turtles swim beneath your feet. The views and experience are truly unmatched… the opulence and attention to detail of the design unparalleled. As you step into your private paradise, to the vast living and dining spaces and fully-appointed bedrooms, this is penthouse living with the most exquisite touches imaginable and private docking facilities for your yacht up to 90 feet.
With unique design and architecture - subtly inspired by the free-spirit of the super yacht - the interiors feature Grecian marble, stones from India and furniture from Bali. Up here, with your private bar and spaces set for intimate and social dining, anything you can dream of can happen - it’s truly the high life… elevated.
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At LUX* North Male Atoll’s pulse point, Glow is a true meeting spot of people and cuisines - dishing up an all-day menu that’s creatively international yet always in step with island life.
With shimmering views of the ocean, Glow rises with the sun to serve a fresh and far-reaching breakfast buffet of round-the-world gastronomic delights. As the day beats on, the a la carte menu and expansive delicatessen offerings rise to the fore - and the global flavours only deepen as we slip into the night with an around-the-world gastronomic dinner.
Elegant and stylish from the inside out, enjoy the view from your table on the outdoor terrace - and the very best in creative, international cuisine.
Bright, light and always on the beat, Beach Rouge is the prime location to kick back with views across the pool, the lagoon and the Indian Ocean beyond.
With relaxed Mediterranean elegance, drop the pace for a long, and relaxed lunch, or turn on the style for a romantic dinner at the water’s edge. Laze in the shade for brunch - with long drinks and longer shadows - and a day-to-night menu that invites sharing. From Spanish tapas to wood fired pizza and charcoal grilled seafood and meat, the emphasis is on simple quality ingredients, freshly cooked and placed at the middle of the table. It’s a place for flavours and good company to mix freely - and that extends to sunsets toasted with mixologist-made cocktails and our own resident DJ.
Shisha service is available upon the guests request at Beach Rouge’s roof top.
Unexpected journeys are the most exciting, and INTI sweeps you to the culinary heights of Peru and Japan, with a live sushi and ceviche bar and outdoor terrace for dramatic views of the Indian Ocean.
Simple, clean and sharply executed, the finest and freshest fish, meat and vegetables find perfect balance on a taste tight-rope between two dazzlingly distinct cultures. Savour octopus with black olive mayo, Tiradito breads and smoky guacamole - or take in a five-course fresh fish Cerviche tasting. Sip on an iced Peruvian beer, warm sake or Pisco sour as the smells and sounds of Peru and Japan stir the sensory feast.
Served with imaginative sophistication, these are dishes by local and international masters that make INTI not only memorable, but truly inspirational.
From openly elegant to intimately luxurious, Glow Bar is poised at the convergence of all LUX* North Male Atoll's paths, transforming subtly from day through to late, long evening.
Nestled just next to Glow, the main restaurant, Glow Bar is your go-to spot for a refined menu of bites and refreshments. By day, the feel is island inspired watering hole - that lightly uplifting glass of wine or special martini, with a daring dash of South Beach style.
Slipping into the night, we pull up a seat at a sophisticated speak-easy - find a unique cognac or devilish cocktail to melt into a soundtrack that’s addictively original.
Enter by a secret door and descend to a special, hidden chamber for an unforgettably unique dinner experience for only you and your select guests.Stuning aquarium of dazzling fishes, Barium’s divinely seductive decor is only the start of truly bespoke journey towards enduring memories.
Located beneath The Bar, this private and secluded area is the ultimate, ethereal spot for a personalised celebration or a special event - a place where moments are weaved into an evening that is yours and yours alone.
As personal butlers lead you through tailor-made menus, and the most delicately innovative food by our award-winning chefs, the quality is sublimely sensory. Attention is in every single detail as the finest dishes are complemented with world leading wines selected with the help of our sommelier.
Barium is your wish - and a secret that only you choose with whom to share.
Excellent coffee is at the heart of every day - always a must, never a luxury. That’s why you’ll find a Café LUX* at the centre of the action at LUX* North Male Atoll.
Café LUX* has revolutionised the world of hotel and resort coffee, and our commitment remains clear: to offer our guests the finest barista-made coffee. Great coffee begins with freshly ground beans, so we roast our own. Our specialist baristas keep up with all the latest trends and techniques – including Cold Press and Pour Overs.
Bespoke ‘pod’ machines and a variety of Café LUX* blends allow guests to enjoy an aromatic cup in their villa, and even back at home.
A holiday without ice cream? Not on our watch! Our guests deserve the very best, so we created our very own ice cream parlor, ICI, including in-house ice cream production facilities. You will find it right next to Beach Rouge, with the big colourful sign inviting you in for a delicious treat to cool off from the sun. Take your time and try all of the innovative flavours including the homemade waffle cones and various toppings.
At LUX* North Male Atoll, we take the world of land and sea activities to a new and exciting level.
For adrenaline junkies our equipment, opportunities and training are unrivalled in the Maldives - be it flyboarding, wide-ocean parasailing, mono-skiing - and much more.
From jet-skis to windsurfing, the fleets are cutting-edge and our friendly expert teams always on hand to help you master new skills.
We offer the finest opportunities to discover, learn and marvel - from fully-equipped PADI diving at coveted and pristine sites, to private yacht charters that take in untouched islands… and even semi-submarine trips offering an underwater window on the magical marine life amongst the reefs.
Should you desire a break from the pristine waters, then land-based fun and rivalry can be had on our tennis and volleyball courts.
Be it land, sea or air, LUX* North Male Atoll offers the best of everything to lift die-hard action junkies to new heights.
Immerse yourself in the magical marine world of the Maldives - home to some of the world’s finest dive sites, with a rich abundance of ocean and lagoon life.
Learn to dive - or add unique new experiences to your dive book - with the dedicated assistance of our five-star PADI diving centre. Our expert professionals are on hand to help you enjoy the ultimate underwater experiences - day and night.
A romantic glide across the azure Atoll waters, or a high seas adventure with friends and family - you chart the course for your own personal luxury catamaran.
Comfortable and spacious, it’s the most free-spirited way to take a voyage of discovery among the surrounding islands and reefs of the Maldives. Seek out the most sensational sunset or find your own private snorkeling safari spot… the warm winds will help your imagination set sail.
It’s not big or clever - it’s just the brilliant blast of a banana ride that excites every child, (and the kid in any adult). Hold tight and let the boat pull you across the rolling waves for some high-speed bouncing thrills.
For an experience that is truly unique - and your own personal bubble of underwater fun - the Seabob allows you to dive deep and cruise the world beneath the waves at a faster pace. A technologically advanced way to drive above the sea bed, this is an adventure like no other - and an opportunity to chart a magical course through the submerged secrets of the reefs and atoll.
Adrenaline junkies apply within for the ultimate air-borne thrill ride!
With the expert training and safety support of our team, it’s time to hone your skills and balance - and pull off a full 360 degree flip in front of your friends..
Few experiences are as thrilling as kite surfing. Regardless of your experience level, the team at LUX* North Malé Atoll is ready to prepare you for a breezy sandbank take-off, just minutes from the resort. The sandbank allows surfers to go in any direction the wind sweeps by, affording a seamless glide at little to no effort. Harness the power of the wind and get that adrenaline pumping!
Kite Surfing equipment rental per hour: USD 50
Kite Surfing Instructor per hour: USD 85
Additional cost for speedboat transfers to the sandbank take-off base will apply.
The waters around the Atoll are the perfect playground for waterskiing or wakeboarding - high speed, action-packed fun that you’ll want to do again and again. Our dedicated team will help you pick up the basics in safety and style, so you can get your balance and start carving the waves.
Paddle Boarding is the most tranquil and leisurely way to traverse the calm, sparkling waters of the lagoon.
Let the gentle, warm breeze trace your skin and the sound of the rippling waves sooth your soul as you gaze at an aquatic carpet of colourful fish and coral. A perfectly peaceful day out with friends - or just the ultimate in slow, solo me time.
Big game, big views… bigger moments - we have the expert crews ready to guide you on the ultimate dolphin-watching, ocean fishing or super-high parasailing excursion. Ride the wide open waves to reel in yellow fin tuna, sailfish and even barracuda - trophy photos and the ultimate fresh fish dinner are yours for the taking. Parasailing excursions provide a birds eye view of the glittering sea-scape, studded with atolls and islands - and the unforgettable azure circles of the lagoons - far beneath your flying feet. There’s even a chance to see dolphins and manta rays from the skies - strap in, and prepare to soar.
The warm, calm and crystal clear waters of the lagoon are an unparalleled paradise for snorkelling - the most peaceful way for guests of all ages to swim amongst the beautiful marine life.
We’ll equip you with all you need to begin your own aquatic adventure, with unbeatable viewings of stingrays, coral fish, baby black-tip reef sharks - and even the occasional manta ray.
You’ll learn more about the vast biodiversity of the Maldives and have the opportunity to go on a turtle quest - or even snorkel at night.
True luxury has no limits, and our unrivalled fleet of yachts is ready to take you on your own, once-in-a-lifetime, getaway. Our yachts are sleek, super comfortable and stocked with the finest amenities. Whether for a loved one, or family and friends, the yacht is your exclusive vessel, waiting to whisk you as far as your inspiration desires.
Design a day like no other, and set off on your private yacht for the most magical moments in the Maldives. Linger over a romantic sandbank lunch, or savour a sunset dinner aboard the yacht. Let our water wizards help you plan the perfect snorkelling trip and dolphin quest - or guide you to an island that is yours and yours alone for a picture-book picnic.
Get to the heart of island life on one of our traditional fishing boats.
As you take in the majesty of a Maldivian sunrise or sunset, our fishermen will help you get the hang of hooking in some of finest sustainable fish in the Indian Ocean. With such an abundance beneath the gentle waves, you should catch a few to cook up for a flavoursome fish lunch or dinner.
LUX* North Malé Atoll’s best-kept secret is its very own seasonal summer surf break: The LUX* Break. Located a mere five-minute jet ski ride away from the resort, it offers the ideal conditions for beginners. For some unbelievable surf break, let us take you to Chickens, Cokes, Sultans, Honkeys, or Jailbreak, all within 40 minutes from the resort. The LUX* Break is perfect for the first-time surfer, with gentle swells, while the nearby break points range between 1 and 2 meters. Whether looking to surf one spot, or a full day of surf-spot hopping by yacht, catamaran or seaplane, we will plan your day.
The waters of the Atoll are the ideal place to learn to sail or advance your skills - and there’s no more exciting way to harness the speed of the wind than aboard a catamaran. Fast, sleek and safe this super-fun sailing boat will have you cutting up the waves and rushing with the wind, in true luxury style.
An exhilarating way to work the wind, waves and body, windsurfing also delivers zen-like moments of calm as you master the tropical elements alone.
Whatever your level, we’ll provide everything you need to get the wind in your sail, and the Indian Ocean spray on your skin.
Glide beneath the glittering sea surface and watch the incredible underwater world unfurl through the wide windows of our fun and informative Semi-Submarine excursions. By day or night - or for private, bespoke trips - you’ll go deeper into the Indian Ocean’s marvellously vibrant marine habitat, passing teeming coral reefs and watching the turtles, fish weave through the pristine turquoise waters. For the most memorable experience try a night voyage too, where some of the Maldives’ most mysterious sea creatures may ghost past your viewing window.
Power up and ride the surf at adrenaline pumping speed with our first-class fleet of jet skis.
We’ll handle tuition and safety - you’ll push your skills to the limit. And if the thrills of our wave runners get too hot, just jump in and cool off!
We only offer the Maldives and we have great relationships with the Management teams - so we’re confident we have the lowest rates in the world... just ask our customers!
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ATOL protects packages with flights.
The TTA protects ATOL packages and accommodation and transfer packages.
These are provided at no extra cost so you can book knowing you’re in the safest of hands.
Many travel websites who sell the Maldives do not include 10% government taxes and 12% service charges, plus other taxes within their rates.
Purely Maldives’ prices are inclusive of all taxes and surcharges and we ALWAYS include either speedboat, seaplane or domestic plane transfers (click on the Transfer tab).
The Purely Maldives team have personally stayed at over 100 resorts and have been visiting this paradise for over 30 years, so with our knowledge and experience, we can organise your dream holiday with confidence adding value at every stage of your booking.
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Temperatures are consistently between 26 - 32 Centigrade - and the tourist seasons are dictated by the change in the monsoons.