is one of the two most visited beaches on Pulau Weh. It has a wider
variety of bungalows than any other beach, from very simple huts to
air conditioned and TV-equipped bungalows.
Besides snorkeling, diving, hanging out and swimming you can also
walk to Balek Gunung. It is not too far. For seeing flying foxes,
waterfall and jungle; ask in Limbo Restaurant.
Do a JUNGLE TREK to Gunung Keris, the highest peak on Pulau
Weh. See the protected forest, birds, butterflies etc. Contact
Mustafa in Gapang on +6285277442222.
There are several restaurants directly on the beach, such as Mama
Jungle, Zero, Limbo, Barracuda and Dang Dang Na. International and
Western style food available in all places. Don't forget to try
Naguna Warkop & Nasi up on the main road. They serve both price
worthy and nice Indonesian food.
If you plan to stay a week or two, you can get big discounts.
- Guest House Obama
Jl. Sabang-Iboih. 1 km beyond the gates to Gapang Resort. Ph:
+6281360272270 (Mrs. Minna). 14 rooms. With aircon, bathroom:
Rp. 200.000. Incl. breakfast. Restaurant. The new place of
Hamdani and Minna.
- Agha Hideaway Bungalow
50m above/behind the Naguna restaurant at main Gapang gate. Ph:
+85277442222 (Mustafa). Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Roomy bungalow, big bathroom: Rp. 150.000 with fan, Rp.
250.000 with air-con. Great view, good for long stays.
- Gapang Resort – This big resort covers the former
Leguna Resort and Flamboyan Gapang Resort and is owned by the
Sabang Government. Ph. +6281370616223 (not English speaking). 21
rooms in 18 bungalows are open at the moment. With fan,
bathroom: Rp. 150.000. With aircon, bathroom: Rp. 250.000.
2-room aircon bungalow: Rp. 350.000. 3-room aircon bungalow: Rp.
400.000. Restaurant not open. Meeting room for 200 persons.
- Dang Dang Na Restaurant & Bungalow (former Ohana)
Ph: 0852 6041 8854 (Mr. Syukur). 6 bungalows. With fan,
bathroom: Rp. 100.000. With aircon, bathroom: Rp. 200.000.
Lumba Lumba Living
and Lumba-Lumba Living Colours
Tel/Fax: +62652-3324133, +62811682787.
www.lumbalumba.com email@example.com duplex (11 rooms)
bungalows. With fan, bath, fridge, diver adapted, and Wi-Fi:
€. In a new extension called Lumba Lumba Colours: 6 rooms. With
fan, outside bathroom: € 12. With fan, bathroom: € 18.
- Chephest Bungalows
Ph: 085358849551. 1 room. With bath, fan: Rp. 100 000. Shared
- Vira Bungalow
Tel: 0852 9747 0446. 6 rooms. With fan, outside bath: Rp.
100.000. For long stay: Rp. 50.000.
- Jroeh Bungalow
Behind the souvenir shop. Ph: +6285260607416. 2 rooms. With fan,
bathroom: Rp. 100.000. With aircon, bathroom: Rp. 250.000.
Depending on length of stay.
- Beringin Bungalow
Tel: 0852 7780 8024. 5 rooms. Fan, outside bath or with bath:
Some bungalows, but seems to be without anyone taking care.
PULAU WEH > BALEK
On the west coast, just opposite Gapang is Balek Gunung. The
area can be reached by foot from Gapang and even from Iboih if you
like long walks.
The coast consists of stones and has a seasonal beach that
disappears app. the second half of the year. When it is there, it is
extremely beautiful. A few caves are nearby. Goa Sarang can only be
reached by swimming or boat at low tide.
Goa Kamprek is three small caves a few hundred meters away. The
area is good for fishing, seeing Mantas, snorkeling and enjoying the
solitude and the sunsets.
A new dive resort has recently been established here.
The Pade Dive Resort
Tel: 0652-33224500, 0652-332400,
www.thepade.com 13 rooms, aircon, bath, hot water: Rp.
950-1.200.000, incl. Breakfast and tax. WiFi.
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