[Updated as of April 2019]

With its affordable shopping options, great food and plenty of activities to do, Batam has always been the go-to destination for Singaporeans who are looking for a short getaway. With a ferry ride taking less than an hour, it’s not hard to see why many Singaporeans would flock to this amazing island!

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If you’re planning a weekend trip to Batam, you’ve come to the right place! Here are the top 10 resorts in Batam that’ll blow your mind away 😍

Notes: Prices shown in this article are based on a search in end-April 2019. Do take note that prices might change according to travel seasons.

P.S. Looking for more getaways? Here are 9 mind-blowing places near Singapore and Malaysia you never knew existed!

1. Montigo Resorts Nongsa

A Batam resort list isn’t complete without adding Montigo Resorts Nongsa. Exuding “Santorini” vibes, almost all of this exclusive resort’s villas offer dramatic views of the sea. Now, who says you need to go far for an idyllic beach vacay?🙆‍♀️

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With different accommodation types from premier 1-bedroom villas (from USD211) to 5-bedroom villas (from USD1104), rest assured you’ll get an undisturbed break. For those who love their privacy, you can dip in their private pools. Perfect for hijabis too!

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Looking for activities to do? Don’t worry! There are activities for people of all ages, even children. Recharge your body with their signature spa treatments or indulge in other activities such as paintball or karaoke! Even just staying in your villa is a plausible choice given the luxurious interior that makes you feel right at home. Montigo is the resort to choose if you are willing to pay a little extra for a special pampering experience ☺️

#HHWT Tip: For more halal food choices and a fun shopping experience, MegaMall and Nagoya Hill Shopping Mall are 30-40 minutes away!

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Address: Jalan Hang Lekir Nongsa, Sambau, Nongsa, Kota Batam, Kepulauan Riau 29465, Indonesia
Contact No: +62 778 776 8888, Singapore Sales Office: +65 6505 9381
Price: From USD178 per night
Website | Facebook

2. Woda Villa & Spa

Who knew you could enjoy an overwater villa experience in Batam? Woda prides itself for being the first villa of its kind in Batam and while you’re here, you can also enjoy a luxury spa experience! Not to mention that you’ll be transported away from the hustle and bustle of the city ☺️

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The best part is, you don’t have to burn a hole in your wallet to stay at Woda! Their cheapest room, the Suite Villa cost from just USD46 and if you’re willing to spend a bit more, you can stay at their Signature Villa (from USD73) which is complete with a private pool 😱

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Other than enjoying their spa, you can also try out other thrilling activities like wakeboarding at Batam Wakepark, go-karting or paintball – all of which are near the resort.

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Address: Jalan Bengkong Laut, Batam Island, Indonesia, 29433 (Right in front of The Golden View Hotel)
Contact No: +62 811 7754 143 (WhatsApp), +62 778 4088606, +65 66527859 (SG)
Price: From USD46 per night

3. Turi Beach Resort

Set within a tranquil tropical village, Turi Beach Resort offers you a relaxing stay in their traditional Indonesian-style rooms, most of which are facing the sea. Turi Beach is also one of the quieter beaches in Batam, so you can have time away from your busy schedules!

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Their rooms are spacious and they come with a private balcony so you can admire the surrounding beauty that this resort has to offer 😍

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Take advantage of their full-service spas or take a dip in their outdoor pools. You can also have a go at their All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) and see how well you can manoeuvre in muddy terrains! As with other resorts, there are plenty of sea sports for you to choose from as well such as water skiing and banana boat.

There are halal restaurants nearby and the main restaurant in the resort itself (The Taming Sari) also serves halal food, so rest assured that you won’t be left hungry!

#HHWT Tip: Look out for the prayer direction (kiblat) marked in the room!

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Address: Jalan Hang Lekiu, Nongsa, Sambau, Nongsa, Sambau, Nongsa, Kota Batam, Kepulauan Riau 29465, Indonesia
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Price: From USD70 per night
Website | Facebook

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4. Nongsa Point Marina & Resort

Built around a natural cove, Nongsa Point Marina & Resort is a beautifully designed waterfront accommodation, complete with unparalleled views of the sea.

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Its resort-style rooms, 2 and 3-bedroom chalets will ensure that you have an ideal vacation away from home. With a marina located right in front of the resort, here’s your chance to feel as though you’re living the high life!

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Credit: Nongsa Point Marina & Resort on Facebook

Of course, what’s a resort vacay without the pool? Unwind in Nongsa Point’s large lagoon pool before treating yourself to a pampering spa session. When evening comes, be sure to take a walk by the marina and snap some Insta-worthy photos!

Based on our checks with hotel management, we note that the resort has an in-house restaurant, Selera Restaurant, which uses halal ingredients, however, it is not halal-certified, and alcoholic beverages are served, hence we advise you to dine there at your discretion.

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Address: Jalan Hang Lekiu Nongsa, Batam, Riau Islands, Indonesia, 29466
Contact No: +62-778 761333, +65 6438 0321 (Singapore)
Price: From USD 53 per night
Website  | Facebook

5. KTM Resort Batam

With its wooden structures and rustic furniture, KTM Resort has a rural and traditional decor, so here’s your chance to experience what it’s like to stay in a kampung. Its proximity to the sea also means that you’ll always be greeted by breathtaking views throughout your stay 😉

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Whether you’re a couple or in a group, rest assured there’s something for you at KTM. Choose from their variety of rooms including seafront villas, deluxe villas and 2-bedroom villas.

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Not only does this resort boast scenic views but it also has a range of activities for you try as well – from fishing to watersports and paintball!

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Address: Jalan Kolonel Soegiono, Tj. Pinggir, Sekupang, Kota Batam, Kepulauan Riau 29432, Indonesia
Contact No: +62 778 323700
Price: From USD29 per night
Website | Facebook

6. Sijori Resort & Spa

Located in a sprawling compound and tucked away from the busy areas of Batam, the calm and chill ambience of Sijori Resort will slow down your pace of life by just a little bit. Recently renovated to improve its services for guests, Sijori’s rooms are pretty spacious and complete with sleek decor 😍

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Choose from a range of rooms from their superior rooms all the way to the presidential suite for a luxurious stay. There are plenty of activities to do at Sijori too – swim in their picturesque pool (complete with inflatable floats!), try out their mini-golf courses or unwind with a Thai massage and spa.

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Credit: Sijori Resort & Spa on Facebook

Not to mention the impeccable service and hospitality provided by Sijori’s staff too, which will definitely make your stay even more comfortable! Sijori’s restaurants also serve food using halal ingredients (though please note that alcoholic beverages are also available on the menu. We advise readers to dine at their own discretion).

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Address: Jalan Ir. Sutami No. 6, 29421 Sekupang, Indonesia
Contact No: Email info@sijoriresort.com.sg or call +65 6275 7668 (Singapore)
Price: From USD48 per night
Website | Facebook

7. HARRIS Resort Barelang Batam

Located near Batam’s iconic Barelang Bridge, this relatively new resort is a hit with both Batam locals and Singaporeans/Malaysians who come to Batam for a short getaway. What’s great about this resort is that you can enjoy a wholesome vacation here without having to leave the resort!

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Credit: HARRIS Resort Barelang Batam on Facebook

With so many activities and facilities especially for families, you can consider HARRIS to be an all-in-one resort. Ride around the resort on a bicycle or segway, or attend a Movie Night! Not to mention that there are FOUR different pools catered to both adults and children. There are indoor and outdoor playgrounds for kids too 😉

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Credit: HARRIS Resort Barelang Batam on Facebook

After spending the whole day out, there’s nothing like returning to your room and thankfully, the rooms at HARRIS are really comfy and complete with a breathtaking sea view too!

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Address: Jalan Trans Barelang, 29439 Sagulung, Indonesia
Contact No: +62 778 4091111
Price: From USD66 per night
Website | Facebook

8. Holiday Inn Resort Batam

A resort with an award-winning spa is definitely a resort that you would want to visit!

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Holiday Inn Resort Batam offers 235 rooms that are equipped with Wi-Fi, a private balcony and other mandatory appliances that will be sure to make your stay a satisfying one. Halal food is also available in this resort 😱

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At Holiday Inn Batam, you can also enjoy an Indonesian massage and aromatherapy to help you relax and unwind. Ease all the tension and stress cultivated in your body from all the workload back home.

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Address: Marina Waterfront City, Tanjung Riau, Sekupang, Batam City, Riau Islands 29422, Indonesia
Contact No: +62 778 381333
Price: From USD48 per night

9. Batam View Beach Resort

This resort offers a breathtaking view of the sea from its villa rooms that will surely cure any form of stress in your body.

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Located in the Nongsa area of Batam, the 4-star resort might look like a traditional-style house but its interior is made up of modern rooms, complete with all the amenities you need.

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A long list of activities promising recreation and adventure awaits you too! Laze around their private beach, take a dip in the outdoor pool, try out water sports or even go kayaking through a mangrove swamp. Check this out – you can also experience a “mini zoo” at their organic farm and pets corner. Perfect for those of you with kids!

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Address: Jl. Hang Lekiu, Sambau, Nongsa, Kota Batam, Kepulauan Riau 29465, Indonesia
Contact No: +62 778 761 740 – 46, +65 6288 8138 (Singapore)
Price: From SGD66 per night
Website | Facebook

10. Best Western Premier Panbil

This last hotel is technically not a resort but with amazing facilities (like their infinity pool!) which are sure to help you unwind, we couldn’t resist putting it in! Their infinity pool offers lush green views of Batam and a beautiful lake view. A perfect respite from city life!

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Best Western Panbil also offers cozy and comfortable rooms, so you can relax and unwind after a whole day being out and about.

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Credit: Best Western Premier Panbil on Facebook

The hotel’s really accessible too – with shuttle buses to popular malls like Mega Mall and Nagoya Hill Mall, so you can catch up on some shopping! Please note that the main restaurant serves halal food, so you won’t be worried about where to eat if you don’t plan on leaving the hotel 😉

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Address: Jalan Ahmad Yani, Sei Beduk, Muka Kuning, 29433 Batam Center, Indonesia
Contact No: +62 778 371888
Price: From USD47 per night
Website | Facebook

11. Aston Batam Hotel & Residences

A relaxing retreat in Batam doesn’t necessarily have to be a beachside resort – Aston Batam is a prime example of a hotel located right in the heart of Batam that will provide all the creature comforts you need for a great vacation. This relatively new hotel (which opened in late 2017) boasts spacious rooms and wonderful amenities.

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The hotel has two pools (one for kids and one for adults), located on the first floor, but it also has a whirlpool and sauna located on the 10th floor!

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The hotel is only an 8-minute drive from Harbour Bay Ferry Terminal and is conveniently located within short driving distance to malls such as Nagoya Hill and DC Mall. The hotel’s restaurants also serve halal food, so meals will be a breeze (though please note that alcoholic beverages are served at Gravity Ten, the restaurant located on the 10th floor).

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Address: Jl. Sriwijaya No.1, Kp. Pelita Lubuk Baja, Batam, Riau, Indonesia 29444
Contact No: +62 811-6635-777
Price: From USD50 per night
Website | Facebook

12. Ibis Styles Batam Nagoya

Another hotel that’s more geared to comfort and relaxation within town (at affordable prices too!) is Ibis Styles Batam Nagoya!

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This snazzy-looking hotel is a 10 15-minute drive away from Nagoya Hill Shopping Mall, BCS Mall and Batam Centre. The hotel also provides a free shuttle service every 2 hours to Nagoya Hill.

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The hotel boasts rooms with a modern look and feel which will be sure to provide a pleasant stay. There are also amenities such as a swimming pool, a gym, and breakfast is included in your stay.

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Address: Jl Yos Sudarso Bengkong Laut, Batam, Riau 
Contact No: +62 778 5707000
Price: From USD30 per night
Website | Facebook

With a list of these 12 attractive resorts, we hope we’ve got you geared up for your Batam getaway! Whether you’re looking for some alone time with your significant other or spending quality time with your family, we’ve got you covered 😉 It’s time to pack your suitcases and have that pampering vacay you deserve!

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