It’s been a while since we last travelled to the Indonesian island of Bintan, a place that many Singaporeans travel to during the holidays for a quick getaway.
Thankfully, now that it is possible for us to travel to Bintan via VTL, we’re sure that many of you would be eyeing vacation packages on the island to just get away from the hectic city life and enjoy a well-deserved vacation on the island with beachfront resorts and pristine beaches.
Plus, with the upcoming March holidays approaching, parents are definitely looking up activities they can do with their kids to have some family bonding time.
If you’re looking for Bintan resorts within the travel bubble to stay at for your next vacation, look no further! Here’s our roundup of the best Bintan resorts you can consider for a relaxing good time!
Bintan resorts under S$300 a night
1. Natra Bintan
If you’re a fan of glamping, aka the glamorous version of camping with air-conditioned rooms and soft beds, you will enjoy a night at Natra Bintan, quite possibly one of the most luxurious glamping Bintan resorts ever. Natra Bintan is under Marriott’s huge line of luxury hotels and resorts, and it was previously named The Canopi.
The tents are fitted with modern facilities that will guarantee a comfortable stay, along with amazing views that will look great for the ‘gram. You can even enjoy a private barbecue dinner on your patio while taking in the lush garden or lagoon views!
Address: Jalan Raya Haji KM 01 Kawasan Pariwisata, Teluk Sebong Lagoi, Bintan Island, Indonesia, 29152
Price: From S$202 a night
2. The Anmon
The Anmon is a desert glamping resort so when you book a stay here, you get to experience the authenticity and rustic feels of a desert adventure. The rooms are spacious and come with an en suite bathroom, and when you head outdoors, you’ll be treated to a nomadic experience like no other.
Take a refreshing dip in the resort’s party pool and watch a movie on the large outdoor cinema screen while you’re at it. The Anmon is truly the epitome of pure relaxation and self-discovery.
If you’re not quite sure how to get to the resort from the Bandar Bentan Telani Ferry Terminal, simply write in to The Anmon and they will arrange a complimentary transfer for you!
Address: Jalan Raja Haji KM 01 No. 88 Kawasan Pariwisata, Teluk Sebong Lagoi, Bintan Island, Kepulauan Riau, Indonesia, 29155
Price: From S$162 a night
3. Mayang Sari Beach Resort
If you very much prefer staying in Bintan resorts with a solid roof over your head instead of a tent, you can consider booking a couple of nights at Mayang Sari Beach Resort. This Bintan resort is the perfect haven for a much-needed respite as it offers views of a tropical beach that will make you feel instantly at ease.
Each chalet comes with modern amenities as well as a private verandah which overlooks the garden or the sea.
Address: Jalan Panglima Pantar, Lagoi, Bintan Island, Indonesia, 29155
Price: From S$188 a night
4. Cassia Bintan
Get the full resort experience when you stay at Cassia Bintan, one of the most vibrant Bintan resorts ever.
Book their First Trip package and you’ll be entitled to daily breakfast, a complimentary bicycle tour so that you can stay active, ranger trail experience so that you can explore the resort, Indonesia cooking class, return transfers from the ferry terminal, as well as 25% off at Laguna Golf Bintan.
With a plethora of activities planned ahead of you, you’re guaranteed to have the perfect retreat here.
Address: Jalan Teluk Berembang, Laguna Bintan Resort, Lagoi Bintan Resorts, Indonesia, 29155
Price: From S$290 a night (minimum two nights)
5. Kamuela Villas Lagoi Bay Bintan
Possibly one of the most value-for-money Bintan resorts around, Kamuela Villas Lagoi Bay Bintan is a hidden gem that not many people know about.
Despite being known as a four-star resort, Kamuela Villas Lagoi Bay Bintan certainly deserves five stars in aspects such as service and its rooms. The rooms are clean and spacious, and they are fitted with a modern interior design that makes it feel like you’re stepping into a luxurious villa.
And perhaps the best part of all is its private pool that can be accessed directly from the bedroom, bathroom, and the living area, so matter where you are in the villa, you’ll have a good view of the private pool.
This makes it a lot easier to keep an eye out for your children as well, especially if they’re playing in the pool area.
Address: Jalan Gurindam Duabelas Kav. T30-32, Sebong Lagoi, Kabupaten Bintan, Kepulauan Riau, Indonesia, 29152
Price: From S$183 a night
Bintan resorts between S$300 and S$500 a night
6. Club Med Bintan Island
If you’re heading on vacation to Bintan, you definitely need to check out Club Med Bintan Island. One of the pioneers of all Bintan resorts, Club Med Bintan Island is surely one that will amaze. Slated to open on 8 March 2022, the Bintan resort will offer a series of land and water activities suitable for guests of all ages, allowing everyone to truly enjoy a fun-filled vacation.
Looking to spend some kid-free time with your partner? Drop your kids off at the Club Med Mini Club and they’ll get to partake in all sorts of kid-friendly activities while you and your partner go for a relaxing spa massage.
Address: Jalan Perigi Raya, Lot A11, Lagoi, Bintan Utara, Indonesia, 12920
Price: From S$488 per adult for 3D2N
7. Ria Bintan Golf Club
Nothing screams vacation and enjoyment like playing golf at a resort. After all, it is crowned the rich man’s sport for a reason.
Take up Ria Bintan Golf Club’s 3D2N package and you’ll get two days of unlimited golf, two set lunches, one set barbecue seafood dinner, twin-share buggy and caddy, access to Bintan Executive Lounge upon arrival and departure in Bintan, as well as golfer’s insurance.
As such, when you’re here, you can truly relax and enjoy a couple of games of golf without having to worry about anything else.
Address: Jalan Perigi Raja, Lagoi North Bintan, Sebong Lagoi, Kepulauan Riau, Indonesia, 29152
Price: From S$405 a night for 3D2N golf package
Bintan resorts above S$500
8. The Sanchaya
For those with a much higher budget who wouldn’t mind splurging on a luxurious experience, The Sanchaya is certainly for you. This Bintan resort is a luxurious beachfront estate on Bintan Island, and it can be considered one of the most beautiful Bintan resorts on the island due to its unique colonial structures.
The Sanchaya has 29 villas and suites, as well as a stunning private residence. Each of them has unparalleled views of the ocean, so there’s no such thing as you receiving a room with a worse view than the other. This destination is so beautiful that it’s often used as a wedding solemnisation venue.
Play in the pool or take a leisure stroll along the sandy beach with your partner for the ultimate romantic setting. It can’t get any better than this.
Address: Jalan Gurindam Duabelas, Plot 5, Sebong Lagoi, Kabupaten Bintan, Kepulauan Riau, Indonesia, 29155
Price: From S$692 a night
9. Holiday Villa Pantai Indah
Unlike the other Bintan resorts on this list, Holiday Villa Pantai Indah offers villas complete with their own private pools so that you can have a private pool party without the watchful eyes of strangers.
How great is it to be able to open the door to your verandah and be immediately greeted by the look of an inviting pool? This also makes it a more cosy and intimate experience, and you won’t have to worry about having to share the pool with too many people especially in this climate, so score!
Address: Jalan Gurindam Duabelas, Lagoi Bay, Bintan Island, Indonesia, 29155
Price: From S$516 a night
10. Banyan Tree Bintan
Possibly one of the biggest hospitality brands out on the market, Banyan Tree Bintan is certainly not one to be missed when it comes to researching for Bintan resorts to vacation in.
Banyan Tree Bintan is set in a tranquil rainforest with villas offering panoramic ocean views that anyone would be amazed to see. If you’re going on a romantic getaway with your partner, opt for the Rainforest Seaview Villa which comes with a king-sized four-poster canopied bed, study desk, a couch, a flat screen television, an en suite bathroom, as well as your own private terrace complete with a private pool.
Enjoy the cooling breeze of the sea as you sip on cocktails on the lounge chairs, or take a dip in the pool and be mesmerised as you gaze at the sunset.
Booking your stay directly from Banyan Tree Bintan and enjoy spa credits worth S$42 that you can use during your vacation for the ultimate indulgence.
Address: Jalan Teluk Berembang, Sebong Lagoi, Kabupaten Bintan, Kepulauan Riau, Indonesia, 29155
Price: From S$680 a night
11. Indra Maya Pool Villa
If you’re looking for other Bintan resorts that offer private pools, Indra Maya Pool Villa is the one for you. The Sea View Villa is their most basic package, and it comes with a master bedroom consisting of a queen-sized bed, a large en suite bathroom and outdoor shower area, along with accompanying twin-sharing bedrooms with en suite bathrooms. There’s also a separate living and dining area, and sliding glass doors will lead to a large verandah with your own private pool and lounge chairs.
As you’re surrounded by trees, you will truly feel like you and your family are the only ones on the island as you look out into the sea. You won’t have to worry about other guests disturbing your peace either, allowing you to have the peace and quiet you would need for a relaxing vacation.
Upon arrival, you will also get a welcome drink, welcome fruit basket, a personal buggy, personalised villa host service, as well as a complimentary two-way private land transfer between Bandar Bentan Telani Ferry Terminal and Indra Maya Pool Villa.
Address: Jalan Panglima Pantar, Lagoi, Bintan Island, Indonesia, 29155
Price: From S$926 a night