There’s a lot more to explore in Indonesia than just Bali. With rolling hills, pristine water, lush marine life, and endless sunshine, Labuan Bajo also tops the list of dreamily romantic destinations. And tucked away off the secluded, sun-kissed Waecicu Beach, Plataran Komodo Resort & Spa is a true tropical paradise. Located just 20 minutes from the airport, the hotel is a picture-perfect place for relaxation and adventure, surrounded by lush woods and crystal-clear beaches.
With recently remodeled villas, Plataran Komodo Resort & Spa provides the perfect escape not just for honeymooners but also for families out of the hustle and bustle of Jakarta. Designed with the attractiveness of local and traditional culture in the brain, each individually made with classic furniture, hand-picked Javanese antiques made from 100 percent certified teak and iron wood. The master bedroom opens directly out onto a large furnished terrace, a private garden, a swimming pool, and a sundeck. The bedrooms also include another bedroom with a balcony, a spacious bathroom with a terrazzo tub and shower, and direct beach access to enjoy the best views.
Meanwhile, couples may enjoy the executive Oceanfront Villa surrounded by lush tropical gardens overlooking Bidadari Island, Monkey Island, and the sea –as the name implies. This spacious one-bedroom villa is beautifully linked with nature, a spacious indoor bath, direct access to the beach, and a private sunbed to relish the famous sunsets.
Spot for Diving: Underwater Paradise
The nearby limpid waters, minutes by boat from Labuan Bajo, comprise many of the best snorkelling beaches around the island and provide numerous outdoor adventures both on land and sea, not far from breathtaking marine life. With experience in mind, Plataran Resort & Spa welcomes guests using its ship service to nearby islands such as Pulau Bidadari (Angel Island) and also Padar Island. Meanwhile, holding the name for being among the four most beautiful islands at West Flores, Bidadari Island is the perfect place for sailors to enjoy the beautiful vivid coral reefs and marine life under 10 meters deep. Additional guests may enjoy a visit to the park’s signature dive spot, Manta Point, in which they could expect to meet up with some historians.
But what is a trip with getting in contact with the local community and other beautiful spots around the region? Using Plataran’s experience program, guests are permitted to experience local culture such as visiting the famous Komodo Park on Rinca Island. Exploring the imperial mirror cave situated just 30 minutes from the hotel, and sailing around the Plataran Phinisi Komodo to explore Flores Island’s most spectacular diving and sightseeing places.
Plataran’s shore picnic and sunrise breakfast are also added to this lengthy list of excellent experiences you will get during your stay. After a very long day on the beach, guests may delight in the energetic ambiance of this open-air restaurant and bar overlooking the beach. At Xanadu, guests are treated with delicious dishes that celebrate the diversity of flavors from around Asia and the Indonesian archipelago, in addition to high-grade seafood prepared by the freshest grabs and touch dining adventures that include beachfront barbecues and candlelit dinners under the stars.
In addition to this, guests can appreciate sunsets while they float at Atlantis About The Rock restaurant. Located inside a few steps, Atlantis On Your Rock is renowned as the best sunset point in Labuan Bajo.The deck leveled within the ocean provides a wonderful spot to unwind while enjoying a refreshing beverage and Indonesian and international comfort food.
Guests may then dance the night away at the Plataran’s most up-to-date entertainment place. Atlantis Beach Club, and also discover the massive number of meals on the menu, which range from traditional exotic dishes to casual Western cuisine together with the added pleasures of a swimming pool, pool bar, and regular live music and DJ performances. Situated on Pantai Pede, the most happening beach in Labuan Bajo, Atlantis Beach Club is renowned for having one of the greatest sunset views across the stretch of shore.
Vacation is more than just the scenery and food, it’s about making long-lasting memories with comfy accommodations. Discover more adventures in Labuan Bajo by visiting Wonderful Indonesia.
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