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9 Of The Most Unique Accommodations In Lombok


Sharifah Yusoff  •  May 18, 2017


Pristine beaches, gorgeous aquamarine bays, luscious tropical forests and hiking trails that spiral through rice fields and even up a volcano - these equatorial allure makes Lombok a desirable island paradise. A great accommodation should then match the epic sceneries this islet has to offer! Credit: giphy Here are 9 unique places to stay in Lombok ?   Note: You may wish to note that for any holiday destination, there are peak seasons that affect accommodation rates. Do check the prices before making a booking.
1. Jeeva Beloam Beach Camp
Deep in a 55-hectare nature forest preserve in East Lombok with a magnificent view of the emerald ocean, Jeeva Beloam offers a refreshing beach camp experience that sparkles in luxury. In the native Sasak language, Jeeva translates as “soul” and that is exactly what you would get here!
Credit: Jeeva Beloam Beach Camp on Facebook Inspired and modeled after traditional Sasak fishing camp, the huts are built using recycled wood and bamboo with alang alang roofs - taking their accommodations of rustic chic to the next level. All of Jeeva Beloam’s 11 private beach huts are set on a sheltered bay that follows the edge of the sandy beach on a half-moon curve, facing out to sea. Talk about ultimate serenity! ?
Credit: @getlostmagazine on Instagram Be warned though: due to the isolated nature of the camp, choosing Jeeva Beloam would mean being detached from the world. There is no television and very limited Internet connection ? But would that really be a challenge when you have views like this to indulge in:
Credit: @indah_eka on Instagram We'd trade our Internet for this, wouldn't we? ? Rates from USD$220 Book here Telephone: +62 (0) 370 693 035 Address: Jalan Pantai Beloam, Tanjung Ringgit, Sekaroh, Jerowaru, East Lombok, IndonesiaWebsite
2. Mentigi Bay Dome Villas
Step into a whimsical respite in laidback Lombok at Mentigi Bay Dome Villas! Mentigi offers a tropical getaway with views of the Lombok Strait ? Be it the Hobbiton vibes or a Teletubbies flashback that Mentigi brings, it’d be an unforgettable stay at these dome-shaped villas equipped with stylish interiors.
Credit: @amenkardian on Instagram Quaintly designed to bring an animated character to the property, the villas each differs in size and can occupy from 2 persons up to a group of 10.
Credit: @bobocantikdotcom on Instagram Some villas come with a private infinity pool that seems to flow off the cliff and into the ocean - creating the same magical feel of the egg-shaped rooms.
Credit: @bobocantikdotcom on Instagram Whether you decide to sit out in the sun, go for a swim, or explore the local Lombok culture, Mentigi is sure a fine place to relax in! Rates from USD$250 Book hereTelephone: +62 353292447 Address: Jalan Raya Tanjung, Malaka, Pemenang, Kabupaten Lombok Utara, Nusa Tenggara Bar. 83351, Indonesia Website
3. Lombok Lodge
This lovely boutique hotel sits on a private stretch of beach in Tanjung. With only 9 villas on its compound, privacy and attentive hospitality are almost a definite! Lombok Lodge sticks to a white and grey palette to bring the element of classy meets chic.
Credit: The Lombok Lodge on Facebook Each room also features a furnished outdoor patio with a sneak of beach views. Just imagine unwinding here in the evenings over mugs of coffee and idle chatter ?
Credit: Yuen Yuen on Facebook But if you don't want to stay indoors, the Lodge's waterfront location makes it convenient for guests to step onto the clean beach or even go scuba diving and snorkeling ?
Credit: @thelomboklodge on Instagram#HHWT tip: Lombok Lodge has seasonal offers during holiday periods like Christmas and even Chinese New Year 2018 so book early to enjoy their perks! Rates from USD$395 Book hereTelephone: +62 (0)370 619 5221, +62 (0)851 00622 926, +62 (0)851 00675 155 Address: Jl. Oberoi, Desa Medana, Tanjung, Lombok, NTB, Indonesia Website
4. Rinjani Lodge
Wanting to wake up to the majestic views of the volcanic Mount Rinjani may be the reason you’re in Lombok. If so, Rinjani Lodge in Senaru is the ideal accommodation for you! Bordering on the fringes of Rinjani National Park, this lodge offers a soul-soothing stay with views overlooking the lush rice paddies on the volcanic foothills down to the open ocean.
Credit: Indri Anugrah Putri on Facebook Rinjani Lodge has five bungalow-style rooms modestly furnished for you to relax in. Each room features a private terrace with a sprawl of nature views that would sure revitalise your senses. The private outdoor bathrooms comes with a bathtub and showers with hot, fresh water from volcanic springs.
Credit: @lalugedebaguspratamaputra on Instagram Chill by the pool, or up high in the trees! You can enjoy an amazing meal here while sinking yourself in the comfortable bean bag chairs and cool bamboo floors ☺️
Credit: @tourlombokisland on Instagram A plus point is that the staff at Rinjani Lodge can arrange guides for trekking Mount Rinjani!#HHWT tip: Stash your phones away because while Wifi at Rinjani Lodge is provided for free, Internet services may still be limited because of the lodge’s remote location. Rates from USD$120 Book hereTelephone: +62 819 0738 4944 Address:  Jl Periwisata Senaru Bayan North Lombok 80335 Indonesia Website
5. La Cocoteraie Ecolodge
Dive right in at the splendid enclave offered by La Cocoteraie Ecolodge! Located on the enchanted coral island of Gili Trawangan, La Cocoteraie Ecolodge is that picture perfect vision of a true island paradise with azure waters, white sandy beaches and lush rainforest - all within the property’s surroundings.
Credit: La Cocoteraie on Facebook This ecolodge offers a glamping-style accommodation with its cluster of luxury tents set amidst lush gardens while fitted with the comforts of a classic boutique hotel. The tents feature air-conditioning, four-poster beds, private terraces and bamboo-clad outdoor bathrooms with showers.
Credit: La Cocoteraie on Facebook The ecolodge also offers free bicycle as well as snorkel equipment for guests to take advantage of in exploring the beauty of nature that surrounds them. If you wish to take some time to just relax, the poolside offers just the right ambiance to do just that!
Credit: La Cocoteraie on Facebook This glamorous campsite is only a 30-minute boat ride from the Lombok mainland!   Rates from USD$65 Book hereTelephone: +62 (0) 81 907 976 985 Address: Gili Trawangan, West Nusa Tengarra, Indonesia Website
6. Villa Sapi
Sometimes travelling in a large group seems like a daunting plan and finding suitable accommodations may be uneventful. But Villa Sapi has you covered! Designed as a family-and-friends vacation retreat, this villa has everything you need for a dream vacation. Indulge in all the comfort and service of a luxury hotel all the while enjoying the feeling of intimacy only a private house can deliver!
Credit: Jusuf Kristianto on Facebook Grass-roofed building: check ✔. Open plan main room: check ✔. Dining areas with lofty ceiling: check ✔. The funky Villa Sapi with its curved architecture has five bedrooms, three swimming pools plus a children’s pool, a stand-alone two-bedroomed guesthouse, and a tennis court. Its quirky yet modern design lets a lot of natural light to flow in, giving the villa lovely views all around ?
Credit: Lombok Island on Facebook Villa Sapi can accommodate up to ten adults (5 king-bedded rooms) so you can invite all your friends and family to join you on your trip! Rates from USD$1,195 Book here Telephone: +62 361 737498 Address: Sira Beach, Sigar Penjalin, Tanjung, North Lombok Regency, West Nusa Tenggara 83352, Indonesia Website
7. Sheraton Senggigi Beach Resort
In the heart of the main tourist hotspot of Senggigi Beach, this tropical retreat awaits to pamper you with stylish comforts! These luxury villas are contemporary in design, complete with two bedrooms each, private pools, manicured gardens - all overlooking the Lombok Straits. You’ll feel like you’re lounging at your very own private resort!
Credit: Sheraton Senggigi Beach Resort on Facebook Over at Sheraton Senggigi Beach, some of numerous ways of enjoying a fuss-free holiday would be walking along the private beach, taking a dip in the lagoon-shaped pool or schedule in a relaxing Indonesian massage to untangle all your knots.
Credit: Sheraton Senggigi Beach Resort on Facebook Aside from all that, Sheraton Senggigi Beach also offers beachfront villas complete with butler service and a private chef. Now that’s the #highlife!
Credit: Sheraton Senggigi Beach Resort on Facebook Rates from USD$150 Book here Telephone: (62)(370) 693333 Address: Jalan Raya Senggigi Km. 8,  Senggigi  Lombok,  West Nusa Tenggara  83355 Indonesia Website
8. Kies Villas Lombok
An oasis in the heart of the coastal town of Kuta, Kies Villas offers a convenient and cosy stay near one of Lombok’s tourist hotspots. While close to the village with its many warungs and restaurants, Kies Villas is still a tranquil respite where lounging by the poolside is a common and favoured activity ?
Credit: Kies Villas Lombok on Facebook While Kies Villas features a range of accommodations from studio rooms to presidential villas, the most unique one is their exotic bungalows! Designed after Lombok’s traditional sasak, the two-story bungalow features comfortable amenities like a queen-size bed shrouded by protective mosquito net and a private balcony overlooking the pool.
Credit: Didik Hariadi Mahsyar on Facebook The first level features an open concept with ample room for company to come over to chat and chill. Also available are a fold-out sofa bed and a kitchenette, equipped with a fridge. Head upstairs for some privacy as you take in the majestic view around you on the bamboo chairs?
Credit: Kies Villas Lombok on Facebook Rates from USD$90 Book here Telephone: +62 3706 158 222 Address: Jalan Sawe-Batu Riti Kuta Pujut, 83573, Indonesia Website
9. Heaven On the Planet
With a name that promises the ideal accommodation in Lombok, Heaven on the Planet (or HOT Planet) surely lives up to the expectations! Located on the idyllic coastal setting of Ekas Bay, this eco-friendly surf resort offers a picturesque stay as well as a plethora of fun activities such as kitesurfing, scuba diving and snorkelling.
Credit: Mark Schrope on Facebook Be greeted by views of natural surrounding the resort like the beach or Mount Rinjani in the distance from HOT Planet’s 21 villas that are scattered around its 35 hectares property. Whether along the cliff’s edge or down by the beach, each grass-topped baruga is simply designed with thatched roofs, wooden walls and marbled floors to match the easy-going and comfortable vibes of the island.
Credit: Heaven on the Planet on Facebook HOT Planet also features walking tracks which leads through coastal cliffs, shady forests and hidden glades - great for exploring Lombok’s nature on foot! #HHWT tip: If you’re looking to save some bucks, the resort offers special rates for long stays, repeated visitors and even for large groups. Check them out before booking! Rates from USD$133 Telephone: +62 (0) 8123 751103 Address: Lendang Terak, Ekas Bay, Kec. Jerowaru, Pemongkong, Jerowaru, Kabupaten Lombok Timur, Nusa Tenggara Bar. 83672, Indonesia Website Are you ready for your most idyllic vacation yet? Any of these unique accommodations wil make your island holiday more memorable, so pack up and embrace total relaxation in Lombok!