On the tip of a small island near Manado in North Sulawesi, Indonesia, lies Gangga Island Resort & Spa. The resort's wooden bungalows are discreetly set on the edge of a long, white sand beach in the shade of coconut trees.
For both divers and non-divers the picturesque white sand beach, the large salt-water pool, a traditional spa and the high quality of service at Gangga Island Resort will guarantee a peaceful and relaxing stay.
15 Minahasa style beachfront bungalows, each with two rooms, offer all the features expected in a top class international resort. All rooms are equipped with comfortable furnishings, satellite TV, safety deposit box, mosquito net, bathroom with hot and cold water shower, hair dryer, air conditioning & ceiling fan, mini bar, coffee and tea making facilities, purified drinking water and complimentary WiFi internet. Spacious terraces with day beds face the ocean and are a perfect place to enjoy the sunsets.
The resort's Tuturuga Restaurant is located in the center of the property. It offers a selection of International and Indonesian dishes made with the freshest local ingredients. Special dietary needs are catered for. Weather permitting, the restaurant will be set up outside next to the pool set under the coconut trees. The Coconut Bar is open all day long and has a good choice of Australian wines, beers and cocktails available.
The resort features a very large salt-water infinity swimming pool on the edge of the ocean with inviting deck chairs overlooking the sea.
Pasung Spa invites you to pamper yourself. Whether you come for a massage to relax tired muscles, enjoy reflexology or aroma therapy treatments, you will leave Pasung Spa feeling refreshed. A small boutique in the spa offers quality souvenirs from the region.
Should you feel like having a break from diving, it's possible to visit the local villages, take a trip to the mainland, climb a volcano or simply do nothing! Discover rare animals like the world's smallest monkeys and the famous Birds of Paradise in the Tangkoko Nature Reserve, or climb one of the magnificent volcanoes in the Minahasa Highlands. Local day tours can be arranged at hotel reception.
The transfer from Manado International Airport takes approximately 90 minutes all up. The first leg is by car for around 70 minutes, followed by a 20 minute boat ride to the resort.
Complimentary WiFi internet access is available at the resort lobby and in the guest rooms. There is also a computer for guests use. Telephone service and IDD calls are available from reception (charges apply).