LUX* Resorts and Hotels is hopping into the Easter spirit with an exciting program of events that puts a spin on traditional celebrations.

Easter egg hunt on the beach in Mauritius and the Maldives, anyone?

LUX* Le Morne Resort – Mauritius

Sheltered at the floor of rugged, majestic Le Morne, this is where to tune into nature. Wildlife is all around, as is the most dramatic of backdrops, and it’s only a few steps from the bed to relaxing under a palm tree by the sea. Set on one of Mauritius’ most attractive lagoon-facing spots, the five-star hotel is on the UNESCO-protected south-west side of the island, with a lookout celebrated for its spectacular sunsets. Fringed by miles of sandy beaches, this is the best address for climbing Le Morne and exploring Black River Gorges National Park.

Easter highlights at LUX* Le Morne Resort include egg hunts, a creative painting workshop at the Junk Art Gallery, poolside badminton, a fishing trip, cooking classes, table tennis tournaments, rum and chocolate tasting, and to wrap up Easter Sunday dance the night away to a resident DJ at The Bar.

LUX* Belle Mare Resort & Villas – Mauritius

Epitomising idyllic island life, LUX* Belle Mare Resort & Villas puts a fresh twist on high-end hospitality, with interiors designed by Kelly Hoppen, an indulgent LUX* Me Spa perfect for pampering, cosmopolitan dining options, and the island’s largest swimming pool.

This year’s curated Easter program includes an Easter decoration workshop, gardening session and lunch at the Aubergine Farm, chocolate workshops, Easter menus galore, and more.

LUX* Grand Gaube Resort & Villas – Mauritius

A clever balance of contrasts and fresh design on the island’s northern coast, LUX* Grand Gaube Resort & Villas delivers a pioneering vision from designer Kelly Hoppen and an eclectic retro-chic lifestyle that’s effortlessly sophisticated, yet blissfully informal. Amidst lush tropical gardens, LUX* Grand Gaube Resort & Villas is enveloped by undulating coves, the calmest of lagoons, and is blessed with tranquil beaches and spectacular swimming pools.

Easter highlights at LUX* Grand Gaube Resort & Villas include an in-house astronomer, surprise fitness challenges, beach Zumba, treasure hunts, decadent Easter menus including a bubbly breakfast buffet for the adults, and a kid’s buffet.

“LUX* Resorts and Hotels is committed to ensuring our hotel guests experience that home-away-from-home feeling when celebrating the holidays with their families. We aim to deliver extraordinary service and events to create long lasting memories,” says Dominik Ruhl, Chief Operating Officer of The Lux Collective. “Easter presents us with the opportunity to curate a fun program for the whole family to enjoy.”

LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas – Maldives

Set on the picture-perfect island of Dhidhoofinolhu, and home to 193 private villas, a 5-star PADI dive centre offering easy access to resident whale sharks, turtles and manta rays in a marine protected area, two public infinity

pools, an indulgent spa, and multiple eateries and bars, LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas provides the best of both worlds – a peaceful hideaway – or an active adventure.

The non-traditional Easter programme with a circus theme includes mini Olympics, snorkelling with sea turtles or manta rays, a chocolate quiz night, family cupcake decoration competition, a classic egg hunt and a popular a popular Thai & Balinese Buffet Dinner with dance performances.

LUX* North Malé Atoll Resort & Villas – Maldives

Fresh from its recent recognition at the 2019 Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards, where within its first year of operation LUX* North Malé Atoll Resort & Villas was named among the ‘Top 30 Resorts in the Indian Ocean’, the property has revealed a lively schedule for the forthcoming celebratory season. An intimate resort featuring 67 dual-storey designer residences, each with private pools and Sky Lounges, LUX* North Male Atoll Resort & Villas is setting the standard for jet-set island living with its international dining, overwater spa, swimming pools, yoga, snorkelling safaris, cooking classes, beach volleyball, private catamaran charters, and high-octane water sports.

LUX* North Malé Atoll Resort & Villas’ Alice in Wonderland themed Easter programme includes Easter sand arts, an extensive activity schedule for kids and teens at PLAY, and indulgent cross-cultural dining experiences.