Lebaran holiday is almost here and we can hear the flurry of excitements everywhere as some people plan their ultimate getaway during the long holiday. So, here we are to help you with your holiday planning because we believe that long holiday does not mean you should go somewhere far to achieve ultimate bliss and relaxation. Lucky for us, with Indonesia’s stunning topography, paradise is just a couple of steps away. Read our list of resorts you should visit for a short and sweet Lebaran getaway at Lombok and the Gili Islands!
Unblocked view of endless pristine beach, wallpaper blue sky and stacks of infinity pools awaits you at Katamaran Resort Lombok, a place where you can have the ultimate relaxation without even having to step out of the resort. With myriad of activities to do inside the resort paired with amazing background of lush palm trees and stretch of soft sands, it will be really difficult to leave this gorgeous resort at the end of your stay. If you are looking for a romantic getaway, this resort has the perfect romantic package where you get to relax at a tranquil villa with a view of the ocean, a private romantic dinner surrounded by the soft sounds of ocean splash as well as romantic couple spa where you will be pampered from head to toe and left alone in a bathtub where you can enjoy the full view of the sea while sipping fresh guava juice and strawberry covered chocolate. For families looking for a short getaway, Katamaran resort also provides family friendly cooking class that will surely delight your little ones. A stay here will definitely leave a lasting memory that will always put a smile on your face.
Jl. Raya Senggigi, Mangsit, Lombok Barat 83355
The Oberoi is placed in the beautiful Medana Bay, offering exclusive beach access and majestic views of Mount Agung that will definitely leave you breathless. Considered among the unique luxury hotels in Lombok, The Oberoi spans twenty four acres of lush gardens and indigenous trees, vibrant bougainvillea and striking infinity pool. With choices between traditional thatched villas and pavilions, you can be sure to enjoy spectacular view of the ocean and garden. Some facilities you can enjoy with families or loved ones include traditional Balinese, Thai and Western spa as well as a dedicated PADI certified dive centre and a croquet lawn where you can enjoy a bonding moment with a group of friends. Adventurous lads can rent mountain bikes or try out water sports such as scuba diving and windsurfing that are available at Oberoi’s Beach Club.
Medana Beach, Tanjung, North Lombok 83352
Located on the Northwestern corner of the picturesque tropical island, Gili Trawangan, Kelapa Luxury Villas’ offers a secluded retreat just minutes away from lively Central Trawangan. The secluded location allows privacy and peace for guests, so that you can fully relax from the hustle and bustle of the city. The resort provides bicycle rental that you can use to explore the unpaved streets and also scuba diving equipments so that you can take a dip into the sparkling turquoise waters filled with an abundance of marine life. Each villa is designed with a beautiful landscaped tropical garden as well as a private swimming pool and with full access to the Trawangan Club, home of the only tennis court on Gili Trawangan Island.
Jl. Kelapa Villa, Gili Indah, Gili Trawangan, Kabupaten Lombok Utara,
Nusa Tenggara Barat 83355
The word ‘Kuno’ may derive from Indonesian language meaning ‘ancient’, but the resort is far from ancient. Kuno Villas is a unique island eco resort that combines luxury and nature on top of a tropical Indonesian atoll. With charming traditional yet elegant rooms overlooking beautiful landscaped swimming pool, Kuno Villa present a fusion of outdoor living, landscaped pools and lush gardens hidden within earthen walls. The resort is built on sustainability principle using reclaimed and recycled old teak wood and antique Javanese houses called “Joglos” that housed noble Indonesian families in the past. For those coming with a big group, Kuno VIllas also has ‘The Barong’, a 6 bedrooms villa where you can gather together and have an amazing time in a fully-facilitated villa. With additional facilities that include rental of GoPros, snorkeling gear, fast boats as well as a variety of activities available that includes kayaking, paddle boarding, horse riding and scuba diving, a stay here means you’ll never get bored.
Jl. Pantai Gili Trawangan, Gili Indah, Pemenang, Kabupaten Lombok Utara
Nusa Tenggara Barat 83352
Mahamaya Gili Meno
Mahamaya in Gili Meno is fabulous not just because of their stylish accommodation and prime location but Mahamaya is a resort with a strong eco philosophy. To protect the environment in the small island of Gili Meno, Mahamaya tries to minimise their carbon footprint in order to protect the unspoilt island environment. Their sustainability program include heavy investment in a complete bio sewage water recycling system and reverse osmosis technology to supply all their fresh water. Their design effectively maximises air-flow which will reduce air conditioning usage and to take things even further, they don’t provide televisions in most rooms except their family/two bedroom suites to minimise electricity resources. Anyway, with you being in such a beautiful island, why would you choose to hole up in your room to watch TV? Relax on the unspoilt beach, sip some cocktails by the pool or paddle-out in sea kayaks. These are just some of the things that you can do in this resort, so buckle for up for an adventure of your lifetime and book your Lebaran holiday now!
Turtle Point, Gili Meno - Lombok 83352