The Voyage Bali – Nusa Lembongan is one of the appealing tourist destinations in Indonesia, especially if you visit Bali. In case you don’t know it, Bali has several smaller islands and most of them have their own unique traits and appeal. If you are coming to Lembongan island, there are several places to stay. No need to worry; there are many exclusive hotels providing the best service and amenities for travelers.
Nusa Lembongan is known as Lembongan Island among travelers. It is popular not only for the beautiful natural view but also for the great services and luxurious accommodations. Reaching the island is pretty easy as it isn’t far from the main island of Bali. You only need to use the boat and travel for 30 minutes to travel between Bali and Lembongan.
Nusa Lembongan is one of the 3 most popular islands outside Bali, including Nusa Penida and Nusa Ceningan. Among the three, the most developed one is Nusa Lembongan so travelers tend to stay there although you can also find accommodations at Nusa Ceningan. If you want to enjoy the whole trip, prepare 3 to 4 days to explore these islands. Once you stay in Nusa Lembongan, it should be easy to find accommodations. You should hire a bike to explore around. It is inexpensive and you definitely will have easy access everywhere.
Nusa Lembongan Activities
So, what can you do at Nusa Lembongan? Scuba diving and snorkeling is quite popular here – after all, the natural setting supports such a thing. The most popular spots are Blue Corner, Mangrove Forest, or Manta Point. Second, you can also visit Devil’s Tear, a place that is great for your photo background and also a place to see how strong the sea is. The strong sea waves rolling to the shore, creating a blowhole effect – this is known as the Devil’s Tears.
Moreover, you can also go to Panorama Lookout, the Mangrove Forest (you have to use the boat), and the marvelous beaches. The beaches in this island are different from those popular beaches in Bali. The water is still crystal clear and the view is just marvelous. The most popular beaches are Sandy Bay, Jungut Batu Beach, and Mushroom Beach.
From Nusa Lembongan, it is pretty easy to go to Nusa Ceningan. There is a yellow bridge connecting the two islands – feel free to use the bike to cross over and then explore Nusa Ceningan. You can go to Ceningan Cliff Restaurant, Secret Beach, Mahana Point (where you can find Nusa Ceningan cliff jumps), and Blue Lagoon. Ceningan island is pretty small – it takes only half a day to completely explore the island. However, you should stay for a whole day so you can really enjoy the places.
Lembongan Beach Club
There are also some reliable and professional Lembongan beach club and resorts. One of them is Adiwana d’Nusa Resort and Beach Club with its four-star reputation and its unique concept of jungle and sea fusion. One of its major appeals is the location, which is right in front of Light House beach. It is located in Jungut Batu Village with its white sandy beach. There are different rooms and facilities. For instance, there are 31 superior rooms for guests. For those who want to gain a private access to the lagoon pool, there are 14 suite rooms. Moreover, there are still 12 (private) villas with swimming pool.
Guests are welcome to enjoy water activities and the beach club – situated at the mangrove spot. The restaurant and beach club is offering various tasty cuisines while pampering guests with breathtaking view – the gorgeous beach and the memorable sunset. They also offer kids activities and free shuttle service. What else can you ask for more?
There are still tons of beach clubs and resorts at Nusa Lembongan – just do your research and pick the one suit your preference. But keep in mind that bring cash – ATMs are pretty limited. You’d better stick to cash. And it’s better to limit the use of plastics as they don’t recycle it. You’d better bring reusable water bottles and reusable bags – don’t litter the island with tons of plastics!
Nusa Lembongan Accommodation
Accommodation is one of the most crucial aspects (that you need to plan and manage) when you are traveling. It’s a good thing that there are many exclusive and comfy Nusa Lembongan accommodation in the island. They are coming in different price ranges and types. And if you are looking for privacy, luxury, and exclusivity, there are some of the best options.
The first one is Aqua Nusa Boutique Lembongan Villa which is basically a five-star lodging. Feel free to enjoy the exclusive and luxurious villas on the beautiful island. One of the major attractions of the villas is their location on the hill, facing the gorgeous beach – which happens to be the world class type. The villa is known for the service and cleanliness – and the natural view. There are many things to like about this hotel. For a starter, there are different room types, such as rooms for honeymooners to rooms for groups of families. They also provide airport transportation, bike rental, WiFi, kitchenette, and pools. The place has charming and romantic vibe – perfect for your getaway.
Batu Karang Resort and Day Spa is another alternative luxury accommodation with four-star reputation. This place is right in the center of Lembongan island – providing a perfect place for serenity and sanctuary. You can stay in the private villas with their contemporary décor and Balinese accents. Each room is facing the ocean, including the marvelous Mount Agung silhouette. Besides the relaxing and comfy ambiance, you can also enjoy the traditional Balinese massage. The facilities include swimming pool, conference room, day spa, café and bar, movie theater, and gym.
It can help to arrange activities like fishing, diving, paddle boarding, and snorkeling. Their service is impeccable because they can manage your surfing trips, bike rental, motorbike rental, and such thing alike. In the end, you can really enjoy your stay in Nusa Lembongan as long as you know what to expect and how to manage everything.