Celebrating the Women Powerhouse at The Lux Collective
07 March 2023
This March, in line with the International Women’s Day 2023 theme #EmbraceEquity, The Lux Collective is proud to spotlight its powerhouse of women’s strength at the resorts worldwide. Equal opportunities are not enough as people start from different places. Recently presented with the established Great Place to Work accreditation, the Group firmly believes and delivers equitable action to bring true inclusion and belonging by nurturing talents to women leaders, across different departments and levels.
Here, the culture of women empowerment is about instilling the sense of pride to help them shine, while bringing greater personal progress in life. The Group celebrates its women of resilience who grow through the ranks, discover and establish themselves, and journey passionately with the Group through good and tough times.
Shining Housekeeping Heroines
The Housekeeping and Public Area teams keep the resorts’ beautiful surroundings in a pristine condition with high level of room cleanliness for guests’ comfort. At LUX* Tea Horse Road Benzilan in Yunnan, China, Tibetan lady Lhamo - Housekeeping Manager has been with the Group since the hotel’s opening in 2016 and completed cross-exposure hospitality programme in Mauritius in 2019. She shared,“The company has helped to transform me from a normal villager with limited knowledge to a confident professional manager, promoting my hometown to international visitors.”
As a single mother with two children and at home for 10 years as a housewife, Sanam Khedoo - Housekeeping Supervisor of LUX* Belle Mare in Mauritius joined in 2015 as a valet. Fully supported by the resort, Sanam said, “The resort team is like my family and I feel at home, safe and cared for. Also, it is here that I find my identity and to provide for my kids.”
Promoted from attendant, Vicky Chen - Public Area Supervisor of LUX* Chongzuo in Guangxi, China who joined during pre-opening in 2020 said, “I am proud to be the only specialist with the specific skillset in marble flooring care and operating advanced polishing machines in the luxury resort.”
With Tamassa Bel Ombre in Mauritius for 16 dedicated years, Dilshad Rossaye grew through the ranks from Floor Supervisor to Executive Housekeeper, now leading a team of 80 people. She enthused, “I am grateful for the chance to evolve in my career. As such, I strongly support gender equality and create positive atmosphere to keep my team highly motivated.”
Innovative F&B and Culinary Experts
Ashveena Jootun - F&B Supervisor of LUX* Grand Gaube said,“Being the first woman in supervisory position in the hotel’s F&B team, I hope to be a role model to our women team members who aspire a leadership role. A 7-year pioneer F&B team member of award-winning Beach Rogue and INTI (Mauritius #1 Peruvian restaurant), her eye for detail and empathy have led to positive changes and team bonding.
At The Good Kitchen restaurant of SALT of Palmar in Mauritius, Nitisha Thathiah was promoted to Chef de Partie overseeing the breakfast service and team. From a pastry trainee to a chef and an expert in kefir and kombucha making, she has curated many flavourful Mauritian and vegan dishes using sustainably-sourced local ingredients in the last 7 years. Linking personal growth to baking, she quipped, “I believe that determined women are meant to rise.”
Restorative Wellbeing Professionals
With the Group for 16 years, Jennifer Radegonde - Spa Supervisor now at the newest flagship LUX* Grand Baie in Mauritius started as a Spa Receptionist. Her commitment coupled with strong communications skills enable her to excel and recommend the best treatments based on bodily needs. To her, "Women’s intuitive and collaborative qualities complement that of men to create a well-rounded workforce, which ultimately benefit the company.“
At LUX* South Ari Atoll in the Maldives, Prima Ni Komang Novie Primayanthi was promoted to Spa Head Therapist in 2022. Having completed a series of LUX* leadership development and spa programmes since 2015, Prima said, “Through LUX* ME Spa, I have progressed personally and professionally. It is my privilege to impart confidence and the art of touch to many female therapists under my care.”
Stars With Passion from the Heart
Viewing her work as a great adventure, Justine Desire-Armoogum - Concierge of LUX* Le Morne in Mauritius was promoted twice in 5 years, given her great performance. She shared, “I cherish my career advancement. Concierge is previously a male-dominated position. I would like other women to discover this beautiful job and my message to women is - we should have our place in the society as we have the capability to do it.”
At LUX* St. Gilles in Reunion Island, Priscillia Corre - Assistant Head of Reception has grown with the Group for 11 years. “I am proud of my personal development as I have never worked in a hotel before this. It is a real joy to listen to and delight our guests and team members. My tip to life: Welcome, advise, follow-up and support.”
Newly promoted Resident Manager of LUX* Grand Baie - Rooma Caulee spans two decades of experience in luxury hospitality at some most prestigious international hotel brands. With her outstanding performance as Sales & Marketing Manager since 2022, she will now lead strategic planning and structure operations to ensure smooth and profitable running of the award-winning flagship resort. “Given my deep passion for people and training, this senior leadership position opens new doors leading to professional fulfilment. It optimises my expertise and connectedness as a woman leader to inspire my team with a difference,” said Rooma.
All these outstanding women leaders demonstrate their pursuit of personal development, while deliver exceptional guest experiences. At The Lux Collective, the Group celebrates its talented women pool, providing the space and opportunities for growth, while uplifting the local communities where it operates.
To learn more about the Group and resorts, please visit LUX*, SALT and TAMASSA websites.
LUX* South Ari Atoll announces its Wellness Week
As per the annual tradition, the well-loved Maldivian resort of The Lux Collective, LUX* South Ari Atoll, is getting ready for a week of wellness-boosting activities for the island’s guests as well as its team members from 3 - 10 June 2023.
SALT of Palmar brings a new destination to Design Hotels
Following SALT of Palmar’s successful launch in 2018, it is excited to announce its partnership with Design Hotels as the first Member Hotel in Mauritius.
LUX* Grand Baie awarded the prestigious 5-Star Luxury Accreditation
Global luxury hospitality group The Lux Collective is proud to announce that LUX* Grand Baie, its newest iconic hotel, has been awarded the highly coveted 5-Star Luxury Accreditation by the Mauritius Tourism Authority.
LUX* South Ari Atoll welcomes back Celebrity DJ Bianca Gascoigne
Come 4 to 9 May, the renowned Maldivian resort LUX* South Ari Atoll and beloved DJ Bianca Gascoigne welcome travellers for a week of extraordinary entertainment in a tropical setting.
LUX* Grand Gaube voted “The Most Instagrammable Hotel in the World” for 2023
Located on the northern coast of Mauritius, LUX* Grand Gaube has been named "The Most Instagrammable Hotel in the World" for 2023 by readers of Luxury Travel Advisor, the top travel website covering the latest news and trends in luxury travel.
Sustainable Wedding beckons at The Lux Collective
This year, the Earth Day’s theme 'Invest in Our Planet' is about engaging the partnership of businesses, governments and global citizens to commit and accelerate action against climate change towards a collective green future.
Island Easter Wonderland awaits at LUX* South Ari Atoll
This Easter, the award-winning resort of The Lux Collective - LUX* South Ari Atolls invites guests to journey down the Rabbit Hole for a magical Alice-InWonderland holiday experience.
5 Luxurious island escapes to celebrate Eid-Al-Fitr
The global luxury hotel operator, The Lux Collective invites GCC residents to celebrate Eid Al Fitr in style at its award-winning resorts – located a short flight away. Offering immersive experiences and meaningful travel, the luxurious escapes include LUX* South Ari Atoll in the Maldives as well as LUX* Grand Baie, LUX* Grand Gaube, Tamassa Bel Ombre and SALT of Palmar in Mauritius.
LUX* Grand Baie appoints Rooma Caulee as Resident Manager
LUX* Grand Baie, the newest flagship resort of The Lux Collective, is pleased to announce the appointment of Rooma Caulee as Resident Manager.
Inspiring changemakers celebrated the Extraordinary Women’s Day at LUX* South Ari Atoll
The Lux Collective’s beloved LUX* South Ari Atoll welcomed extraordinary guests for this year’s Women’s Day celebrated on the 8th of March.
The Lux Collective receives six Forbes Travel Guide 2023 Star Awards
The Lux Collective is delighted to announce that its portfolio of resorts and spa - LUX* Grand Baie and its LUX* ME Spa, LUX* Grand Gaube, LUX* Le Morne, LUX* South Ari Atoll, and SALT of Palmar - have been conferred six prestigious Forbes Travel Guide Star Awards.
Guinness World Record for the Longest Underwater Kiss sets new mark at LUX* South Ari Atoll in the Maldives
Global hospitality group The Lux Collective’s well-loved LUX* South Ari Atoll in the Maldives is the official resort host of South African-based conservation couple, Beth Neale and Miles Cloutier, who break the Guinness World Record for the longest underwater kiss to mark the Valentine’s Day 2023.
5 Ways To Surprise Your Beloved At LUX* South Ari Atoll
The award-winning resort of The Lux Collective, LUX* South Ari Atoll is a favourite destination resort among couples. With a tropical chic setting set for romantic escapes. it offers Extraordinary Experiences featuring a collection of romantic surprises. Floating breakfasts in the pool? Dinner on a sandbank or a private cinema under the stars? This resort sparkles holiday romance with its many ways to celebrate love and awaken feelings.
Love is in the Air: Revel in Romance at LUX* Grand Gaube this Valentine’s Day
Celebrate the most romantic time of the year at LUX* Grand Gaube. Indulge in a journey of romance with exquisite dining experiences, bespoke spa rituals, and an island escapade with mesmerizing ocean views – all promising an enchanting experience this Valentine’s Day.
LUX* South Ari Atoll kick-starts 2023 with a community donation event
LUX* South Ari Atoll, the renowned Maldivian resort of The Lux Collective, kicked off the year of 2023 by making wishes come true.
Celebrate This Festivity in Mauritius with The Lux Collective
The Lux Collective’s award-winning resorts in Mauritius have unveiled an exciting line-up of festivities to help guests plan and celebrate life this festive season. For an extraordinary stay, LUX* Grand Baie, LUX* Grand Gaube, LUX* Le Morne, SALT of Palmar and Tamassa Bel Ombre will indulge guests with spa, culinary and fun-filled activities - to reconnect with self and one another.
LUX* makes its entry into the world of NFTs
This festive season, in line with the launch of the new global LUX* campaign Life Extraordinary, The Lux Collective presents the very first NFT (Non-Fungible Token) brand activation – LUX* Christmas Collectible Raffle. With innovation in its DNA, the Group aims to elevate the unique LUX* brand positioning globally across channels, now including the web3 platform (also known as Web 3.0 - a new iteration of the World Wide Web).
LUX* South Ari Atoll is calling for glowing festive celebrations
The world of exciting adventures and a “glowing” start of 2023 awaits everyone at LUX* South Ari Atoll this Festive Season.
Dynamic Expansion For LUX*
Looking to 2023 and beyond, The Lux Collective has revealed four innovative projects for its luxury flagship brand LUX*. Travellers seeking rich cultural heritage and scenic settings can explore the desert of Sharjah with a duo of openings, LUX* Al Jabal and LUX* Al Bridi. Those seeking a new-kind of island life can uncover the jungle-draped coastlines of LUXNAM* Phu Quoc in Vietnam while, for those looking to learn about the art de vivre, LUX* Marseillan in southern France will offer guests a beachfront vineyard getaway with panoramic views of the Mediterranean.
Maldivian resort LUX* South Ari Atoll launches a global fashion collaboration with DIARRABLU
In celebration of tropical wanderlust, conscious contemporary lifestyle brand DIARRABLU partners with LUX* South Ari Atoll in the Maldives to present a Resort ‘23 collection named “FILUN” (Maldivian for “escape”) inspired by the island’s vibrant colours and warm culture.
The Lux Collective launches new global LUX* campaign Life Extraordinary
The Lux Collective announces the launch of new global LUX* campaign Life Extraordinary - for its flagship brand LUX*.
LUX* Grand Gaube elevates as a wellness destination resort
LUX* Grand Gaube elevates its wellness experience with the launch of its Wellness Junior Suites on November 1, 2022. An assortment of health-focused perks and amenities await guests in the Wellness Junior Suite, to enhance the body, mind, and nutritional well-being. With an integrated wellness programme, the modern room category provides a holistic setting for serenity and calm.
LUX* Grand Gaube Celebrates Multiple Wins In October 2022
October is a month of celebrations for LUX* Grand Gaube – a retro-chic tropical resort of The Lux Collective. With a series of global recognitions by coveted titles and industry partners, the property reinforces its position as a top leading resort in Mauritius, offering extraordinary experiences to its guests.
LUX* South Ari Atoll shines with numerous awards this October
October is a successful month for LUX* South Ari Atoll, the renowned Maldives destination of The Lux Collective. Once again, the property confirmed its status as one of the leading resorts in the tropical country with a series of notable wins.
The Lux Collective receives five remarkable wins for Indian Ocean in Conde Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards 2022
The Lux Collective is delighted to announce that LUX* Grand Gaube, LUX* Le Morne, LUX* South Ari Atoll, LUX* Belle Mare and SALT of Palmar have been voted The Best Resorts In The World for Indian Ocean in the coveted annual Conde Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards.
The Lux Collective Signs First Southeast Asia Hotel Management Agreement in Vietnam
Global hospitality group The Lux Collective and P Q Hai Quoc Joint Stock Company have signed a hotel management agreement to build a luxury overwater resort under the LUX* Resorts & Hotels brand on the island of Phu Quoc, Vietnam. Named LUXNAM* Phu Quoc, the resort is set in one of Asia’s most sought-after destinations and is expected to open in late 2024.
LUX* South Ari Atoll elevates wellbeing experience with latest Technogym training programmes
Highlighting the signature LUX* ME concept, a holistic approach to wellbeing, LUX* South Ari Atoll celebrates its new partnership with Technogym, the leading provider of fitness experiences, and launches the latest advanced fitness equipment.
The Lux Collective signs first Guangzhou Hotel Management Agreement
Global hospitality group The Lux Collective and Jumbo Group in China have signed a hotel management agreement in July 2022 to build the first LUX* urban resort in Guangzhou, China – LUX* Guangzhou. This latest signing marks The Lux Collective’s first foray into one of the top three first-tier cities in China and will boost its brand presence in a highly important strategic source market. The new hotel is expected to open in June 2024.
LUX* South Ari Atoll brings its culinary and F&B team to new heights
With a strong belief and passion in talent development, The Lux Collective’s well-loved resort LUX* South Ari Atoll announces its recent internal promotions and names the key players in Culinary and Food & Beverage teams.
LUX* South Ari Atoll Welcomes The World’s First Solar-Powered Vessel
Award-winning luxury eco-friendly resort LUX* South Ari Atoll, known for its passion for sustainable travel and development, is proud to be the main partner and welcome the Blue Odyssey sailing project spotlighting Porrima - the world’s first vessel powered solely on renewables by solar, wind and hydrogen energy. It will venture for the first time to the Maldives.
LUX* Le Morne scoops up “Platinum ECOsmart Venue” Greengage Certification
LUX* Le Morne, which has been setting itself apart for its high environmental standards and approach to sustainable tourism, has added yet another green feather to its cap this June. The resort secured the “ Platinum ECOsmart” accreditation by Greengage Solutions, an independent sustainability and environmental auditor.
LUX* South Ari Atoll awarded “Most Sustainable Wedding Resort in South Asia”
Thanks to its innovative and restorative approach to celebrations, the luxury resort in the Maldives was recognised by the LUXlife Global Wedding Awards.
LUX* South Ari Atoll Leads The Way To Eco-Conscious Travel
The family-oriented luxury resort in the Maldives inspires by example, with an array of sustainable initiatives to support the global conscious travelling trend.
Connecting people through art at LUX* South Ari Atoll
April at LUX* South Ari Atoll was full of engaging events and workshops, with creative souls from around the world invited to express their love for the Maldives.
LUX* Resorts & Hotels Raise Awareness for Food Waste in Mauritius
This Stop Food Waste Day on 28 April, LUX* Le Morne and LUX* Belle Mare are taking their food waste fight one step further by organising a series of zero waste workshops and activities every day between 24 and 30 April that aims to educate and inform guests on how they can reduce food waste whilst on vacation and even long after their holiday tan has faded.
LUX* South Ari Atoll is Calling for Ed-Ventures
Maldives is no longer a destination for honeymoon and weddings only. LUX* South Ari Atoll, located in a magnificent preserved marine area, opens doors to a world of educational adventures for travellers of all ages and interests. Guests are invited to stay, play, and learn to take home not only happy memories but great lifestyle tips and family fun ideas.
LUX* Le Morne: sensitising the youth to a sustainable lifestyle
Promote an eco-friendly, sustainable lifestyle and protect nature: such is the pledge of LUX* Le Morne as it ties up with schools in the community. Through the implementation of two major projects, Kids Go Green and the Zero Waste Awareness Campaign, the resort is determined to continue playing its part in moving towards a sustainable Mauritius.
LUX* South Ari Atoll is set to #BreakTheBias
LUX* South Ari Atoll is proud to celebrate women's achievements and highlight its commitment to promote gender equality by raising awareness against bias and stereotypes.
LUX* Belle Mare embraces The PLEDGE™ on Food Waste Certification
This year, more than ever, LUX* Belle Mare affirms its commitment to operate as a responsible business, to reduce its impact on the environment and to adopt sustainable practices by embracing the PLEDGE™ on Food Waste Certification.
Mindful Weddings with LUX* Resorts & Hotels
Eco-conscious weddings are on the rise as couples become more mindful of how their celebrations impact the environment. With travel restrictions easing and vaccinations available, many are buoyed by the prospect of celebrating their big day in far-flung, beautiful destinations, but with more intention and personalisation.
LUX* Le Morne earns the highest distinction for its fight against food waste: The Pledge all Star
Following an intensive six-month training on the management and optimisation of food waste, LUX* Le Morne is proud to have been awarded “The Pledge All Star”, the highest distinction of the international certification “The Pledge on Food Waste.”
Introducing the new LUX* Grand Baie in Mauritius: Innovative Elegance by Kelly Hoppen and Jean-Francois Adam
Innovative luxury hotel group LUX* Resorts & Hotels, has opened its doors to LUX* Grand Baie, a new generation boutique-style hotel and the first of its kind in the Indian Ocean. Its elegant and distinctive look is born out of a collaboration between multi-award winning British interior designer Kelly Hoppen CBE, who has worked with The Lux Collective for over a decade, and Mauritian architect Jean-Francois Adam.
The Lux Collective Embraces the Keen on Green Concept this Veganuary
Vegans, vegetarians or reducetarians on vacation do not have to limit their diets to salads whilst at LUX* Resorts & Hotels, SALT and Tamassa. This Veganuary, all restaurants operating in the three hospitality brands under The Lux Collective’s umbrella launched their Keen on Green concept that everyone (regardless of dietary preference) will love.
LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas Contributes to Local NGO Maldives Whale Shark Research Programme
LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas rounded off the year by celebrating its community initiative with a donation of USD10,092 (€8,700) to a local non-profit organization and long term partner, Maldives Whale Shark Research Programme (MWSRP). The donation was raised in October 2021 in conjunction with LUX* Resorts & Hotels’ 10th anniversary, where a 10-night stay was auctioned off to the highest bidder.
Now Open: LUX* Grand Baie Resort & Residences Welcomes Guests for the Festive Season
LUX* Resorts & Hotels’ new flagship in Mauritius opened its doors to welcome its first guests on 1 December 2021. The new generation boutique-style resort offers sophisticated beachside living for the modern, discerning traveller, with exciting dining concepts, state-of-the-art fitness and wellness facilities as well as unique Mauritian experiences for all to discover.
Celebrate a Once-in-a-Lifetime Festive Season at LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas
LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas presents its Once in a Lifetime festive programme with an exciting Moulin Rouge-theme New Year’s Eve Countdown from 22 December 2021 to 7 January 2022.
The Lux Collective and Sharjah Investment and Development Authority Announce Two Upcoming Projects in the United Arab Emirates
The Lux Collective, a luxury hospitality management company headquartered in Singapore, and Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) announced plans for two new innovative hospitality projects in the United Arab Emirates.
SALT of Palmar Recognised in Conde Nast Traveller’s Readers’ Choice Awards 2021
Conde Nast Traveller had announced the results of its annual Readers’ Choice Awards with SALT of Palmar in Mauritius, recognised as one of the top 30 hotels in the Indian Ocean.
Three Reasons To Plan Your Next Holiday at the Adults-Only SALT of Palmar from 1 October 2021
At SALT of Palmar, guests can enjoy the perfect mix of conscious travel and laid-back, adults-only luxury. A trip away with long evenings and lazy mornings with a significant other, a holiday with close friends for a temporary escape or a solo reset away from chaos and noise might be just what is needed to recharge.
LUX* Resorts & Hotels Unveils What’s New in Mauritius from 1 October 2021
To mark the full reopening of Mauritius, LUX* Resorts & Hotels presents fresh new looks and exciting experiences for guests to fully immerse in the local community and destination.
LUX* Le Morne Resort: Reopening after an inspiring transformation on the 1st of September 2021
After 17 months of closure due to renovations and Covid-19, LUX* Le Morne Resort, the jewel on the south coast of Mauritius, part of LUX* Resorts & Hotels group, unveils a completely fresh perspective with minimalist elegance and refined interiors, deeply inspired by the destination. The romantic beachfront resort embodies the perfect chic contemporary island lifestyle and boasts immersive and inspiring experiences.
The Lux Collective Launches First-Ever Podcast Series “The Spirit of Lux”
Launched today, the first three episodes of The Lux Collective’s podcast delve behind-the-scenes with the many change agents who helped transform this luxury hotel management company from its humble origins in the Indian Ocean into one of the most dynamic and exciting hospitality groups that strive to make each moment matter and care about what matters each and every day.
LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas Announces Stellar Line Up of DJs for As the Sun Goes Down Music Festival
LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas is set to be the island paradise for electronic music with a week-long festival — Maldives Music Week - As The Sun Goes Down.
Reopening 1 August 2021: The Lux Collective Introduces A New Concept and Identity for Tamassa Bel Ombre
The Lux Collective is pleased to introduce Tamassa Bel Ombre’s brand-new look! Derived from the word tamasha which means party in Creole, Tamassa’s three syllables evoke the pounding beat of the tam-tam drum, a rallying call to gather family and friends to experience Tamassa’s fresh take on services and experiences that are designed to bring people closer and leave happier than when they arrived.
LUX* Grand Gaube Resort & Villas Launches All-Inclusive Experiences to Celebrate the Reopening of Mauritius from 15 July 2021
The sandy white beaches and sparkling emerald-green waters of Mauritius will welcome vaccinated guests to enjoy in-resort holidays on the island starting from 15 July 2021. Whether it is a romantic rendezvous, family bonding or a getaway with friends, LUX* Grand Gaube Resort & Villas provides the perfect immersive Collectable Experiences to keep your party entertained.
LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort and Villas Hosts Brazilian actress, YouTuber and Writer Flavia Pavanelli
Popular Brazilian actor Flavia Pavanelli chose LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort and Villas to escape to the tropics and experience the LUX* lighter, brighter hospitality.
LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas announces a Spiritual Retreat - Spirit of the Sea with Lee Wellness
With the motto of reinventing health and wellbeing, LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas is delighted to announce their upcoming wellness retreat - Spirit of the Sea - in collaboration with Lee Wellness. During this 3-day experience, energy healing practitioners will guide you through a spiritual journey to help you understand energy healing and balancing techniques.
Opening 1 November 2021: LUX* Grand Baie Resort & Residences in Mauritius. LUX* Resorts & Hotels new flagship property will offer sophisticated beachside living for the modern, discerning traveller
The highly anticipated LUX* Grand Baie Resort & Residences will open on 1 November 2021, unveiling a new generation of boutique-style resort for the modern, discerning traveller. Located in the north of Mauritius known for its lively beachside cafes, bars and artisanal local crafts, the elegant hideaway will be nestled in the Grand Baie lagoon overlooking emerald-blue waters and white sandy beaches.
LUX* Tea Horse Road Shangri-La to open in third quarter of 2021
Global luxury hospitality management group The Lux Collective will launch a brand-new retreat in the mystical Shangri-La, Yunnan in the late summer of 2021.
LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas celebrates all-encompassing love this Valentine’s Day
Nothing beats romantic getaways when it comes to the Maldives, however, this Valentine’s Day LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas will jazz up the day by expanding the tradition by embracing all forms of love whether it is romantic love, healthcare worker’s care for patients, unconditional love between family members or very often, the kind of love people overlook - self-love.
LUX* Chongzuo, Guangxi Resort & Villas provides guests with a slice of heaven between China and Vietnam
Surrounded by lush tropical gardens with a stunning view of the majestic karst formations sits the luxurious LUX* Chongzuo, Guangxi Resort & Villas, Daxin County’s first international luxury resort.
This festive season, celebrate with LUX* Resorts & Hotels in Mauritius
The festive season is officially here! If you are wondering where to go or what to do, LUX* Resorts & Hotels has prepared a wonderful line-up of festivities from romantic getaways to family-friendly programmes to suit everyone from the east to the west of the island.
LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas wins British Airways Customer Excellence Award 2019
For the fourth consecutive year, LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas are delighted to announce that they have won the British Airways Customer Excellence Award for 2019. The annual award is given based on unbiased customer reviews designed to showcase the hotels that impress guests the most.
LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas dedicates October to World Breast Cancer Awareness
In light of the World Breast Cancer Awareness Month of October, LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas will do their part in raising awareness of what affects hundreds of thousands of women every year.
LUX* Grand Gaube Resort & Villas Offers Healthy Culinary Staycation with New Keen on Green Concept for the Health Conscious
Foodies looking for culinary diversity have always been spoilt for choices at LUX* Grand Gaube Resort & Villas. With the debut of The Lux Collective’s Keen on Green concept, the healthy foodie can now enjoy a range of plant-based cuisine incorporated into the a la carte menus of every restaurant. Without the hassle of boarding a plane, LUX* Grand Gaube’s Culinary Staycation package will take guests to Peru, Argentina, Turkey or the Mediterranean, with all the feel of a vacation abroad.
LUX* Resorts & Hotels launches unique Collectable Experiences
Luxury hospitality brand LUX* Resorts & Hotels launched its highly aspirational holiday experiences in Mauritius, La Reunion, the Maldives and China. Known as Collectable Experiences, these unique adventures are put together by well-connected locals.
Opening 1 August: Relive More Good Times Together at Tamassa Bel Ombre
Family holidays abroad are not the only way to spend quality time with loved ones when there are plenty of adventures to be had close to home. From 1 August, Tamassa Bel Ombre will welcome guests with even more creative, vibrant and playful Together You’ll Love experiences that are designed for families, friends and couples looking to reconnect.
Feel Your Best at SALT of Palmar
It has never been more important to boost our immune system and focus on our wellbeing. SALT of Palmar designed a healing well-cation package to help those feeling frazzled regain their equilibrium.
A Change of Scenery: Work from SALT of Palmar
A change of scenery is known to boost productivity and increase motivation. If working from home is starting to stress you out, bring your home office to SALT of Palmar for a few days where you (and your family) can enjoy the fresh sea breeze, open spaces and an amazing view.
Join LUX* Resorts & Hotels in showing appreciation for our healthcare heroes
Being housebound for months have undoubtedly given us a fresh perspective on how we live and a greater appreciation for what we have. LUX* Resorts & Hotels will join Mauritius in showing appreciation to our Healthcare Heroes for their care and support whilst working tirelessly round-the-clock during these challenging months with a two-night complimentary holiday in LUX* Belle Mare Resort & Villas, LUX* Grand Gaube Resort & Villas or LUX* Le Morne Resort.
SALT of Palmar expresses its deepest gratitude to Mauritian Emergency Responders
In these unprecedented times, the frontline essential workers including nurses, doctors, police, food delivery couriers and grocery store attendants, working tirelessly to take care of us, deserve our deepest gratitude.
The Lux Collective to Unveil New Flagship Property in Mauritius, LUX* Grand Baie Resort & Residences, Opening Second Quarter of 2021
Hospitality trailblazer The Lux Collective has announced plans for its newest property, LUX* Grand Baie Resort & Residences. The hotel will open in Mauritius in the second quarter of 2021 and will become the flagship property for the group’s much-loved brand LUX* Resorts & Hotels.
SALT Resorts named Brand of the Year by Positive Luxury
Last night saw progressive new hotel brand, SALT Resorts, named Brand of the Year at the prestigious Positive Luxury Awards, which celebrates companies and individuals that are creating positive change around the world through ethical business practice.
Mauritius’ much-loved SALT of Palmar launches a guest chef series with eco-conscious cooks
In 2020, progressive Mauritian boutique hotel SALT of Palmar will launch a guest chef series with a line-up of well-known, sustainably-minded cooks who will collaborate with the resort’s local chefs to create one-off events and specialist dishes.
SALT of Palmar makes Time Magazine’s List of “World’s Greatest Places 2019”
SALT of Palmar is named one of the World’s Greatest Places in Time Magazine’s second annual list, celebrating 100 places across the world in a variety of categories including museums, parks, restaurants and hotels. Nominations are solicited from Time’s editors, international correspondents as well as industry experts, and are based on quality, originality, sustainability, innovation and influence.
LUX* Le Morne reunites Mauritian hotels to combat food wastage
On Friday 25 January, more than 120 hotel representatives and entrepreneurs have gathered at LUX* Le Morne to attend the “Zero Food Waste Forum”, which is dedicated to hotels in Mauritius. For this first edition, LUX* Le Morne has collaborated with FoodWise, an NGO in Mauritius dedicated to rescuing fresh surplus food, in order to raise consciousness on the impact of food waste and to educate hotels on how to use their food surpluses more wisely and effectively.
Elise Tsikis imagines a capsule collection for LUX* Resorts & Hotels
LUX* Resorts & Hotels are excited to announce a collaboration with Elise Tsikis - the young Parisian jewellery designer who is fast becoming a name to know. LUX* gave Elise complete freedom to create a unique collection.
SALT awarded the Positive Luxury label
The world of Mauritian hotels has witnessed many innovations in recent years, particularly in the area of sustainable development. The many initiatives put in place by The Lux Collective to reduce the environmental and social impact of its operations are the perfect illustration of this paradigm shift. This approach extends to all its brands and the latest, SALT of Palmar, has recently been awarded the 'Positive Luxury' label, which is a testa-ment to its desire to operate while respecting the world around it and future generations.
LUX* Resorts & Hotels triumph at the Worldwide Hospitality Awards 2018
LUX* workshops led by experts were rewarded with the best innovative services during the 19th ceremony of the Worldwide Hospitality Awards held yesterday.
Introducing SALT of Palmar, Mauritius: A colour safari by Camille Walala & Jean-François Adam
The first resort from new brand, SALT, opens its doors revealing show‐stopping style inspired by an island of colour.
LUX* South Ari Atoll announces Green Globe Certification
LUX* Resorts is pleased to announce their luxury Maldivian resort LUX* South Ari Atoll has recently been awarded the Green Globe certification. Green Globe assesses the sustainability performance of the travel and tourism industry, and therefore highlights LUX* South Ari Atoll’s continued dedication to their sustainable development strategy.
WE ARE SALT: Homegrown Hotels With Heart
It’s time for a travel movement.
LUX* Grand Gaube's wildly creative LUX* Me Concept gathers all of 2018's new wellness trends under one roof
The Global Wellness Summit’s 2018 trends report proclaims 2018 a “new era of transformative travel.” As travellers shift from experiential to transformative travel, hotel chains are deploying wildly creative offers to capture a segment of the Wellness Tourism’s $536b market (the global Wellness industry is estimated at $3.72 trillion.) LUX* Grand Gaube is no exception to the rule. The newly revamped retro-chic tropical retreat offers an all-encompassing wellness offer under one roof - LUX* Me.
LUX* South Ari Atoll announces exclusive offer to celebrate its annual Underwater Festival
When it comes to getting up-close to Earth’s aquatic life, the Maldives, with its 1,000 pearlescent coral islands and ring shaped coral reefs, are somewhat of a front-row seat. The coveted week-long Underwater Festival, held on the islet of Dhidhoofinolhu at LUX* South Ari Atoll, is a chance to meet the world’s leading conservationists and researchers, discover the most beautiful dive spots, the history of diving, underwater drone photography, and above all, learn about what measures are being taken globally to raise awareness, protect earth’s largest mammals, and conserve our reefs.
LUX* Hotels & Resorts announces LUX* Tie Xin, a new experience that caters to the modern Chinese Traveller and taps into a $429-billion dollar market.
LUX* Hotels & Resorts is recognised for its ability to conceive new experiences that keep up with global consumer trends. These concepts, in turn, create unforgettable moments for their guests while simultaneously turning the industry on its head. Their latest endeavour is LUX* Tie Xin, the Mandarin for “close to one’s heart.” The group’s adaptation of the idiom, “Tie Xin” gave forth to a well-thought-out, customised, guest-centric hotel experience designed to meet the needs and demands of the Chinese Traveller.
Freedivers, mixologists, pentathletes, superstar DJs — only at LUX*
At LUX*, we’re lucky to be able to lure some of the world’s brightest sparks and leading creatives to our resorts, to keep our guests inspired when it comes to live music through to master mixology. Best of all, these experiences all take place amid the most spectacular settings, with paradise as your soul-uplifting, life-enhancing classroom.
LUX* Grand Gaube’s re-opening marks the dawn of a new era
LUX* Grand Gaube is now open and its first guests are already bubbling with enthusiasm at how special it is.