Telunas Resorts, a Wonderful Private Island Escape near Batam
Just like its names, Riau Islands is an archipelagic province with a lot of beautiful islands. Even though many of those islands are small, they still have a huge effect, tourism-wise. One of them is the many private island resorts. These resorts are mostly marketed toward foreigners. Telunas Resorts is one of such exclusive resorts.
Telunas is a private island with an exclusive resort on it. This luxurious resort has everything you will ever need to enjoy a wonderful holiday. Here is all you need to know about Telunas Resorts.
Location and how to get there
Telunas is a small island off the coast of Sugi Island. This island is small enough to be explored on foot. It nestles in a secluded cove, surrounded by dense jungle and sea. The main port that connects with Telunas is Sekupang in Batam. So if you come from Singapore, you need to get to Sekupang Port. From there, you will be picked by Telunas’ boat. All in all, you will need two and a half hour trip from Singapore to this island.
Telunas actually have to neighboring resort; the beach resort in Sugi Island and the private island. We will be talking about the private island resort only. The villas on the island are really spacious and private. Each villa is 90 square meter. They are made using driftwoods and upcycled wooden boats. Furthermore, the rooms feature a wonderful view, natural cooling, and a private bathroom.
Amenities and Activities
This island resort also provides wonderful amenities, such as world-class spa and romantic dining. There are also many activities you can enjoy on this resort. For example, there are sea kayaking, stand up paddleboard, shrimping, fishing, and jetty jumping. Meanwhile, on land, you can try jungle waterfall hike, some sports, beach games, and kompang (traditional drumming).
The rates at this resort start at 3.3 million rupiahs per night, with two night, stay minimum. That rate doesn’t cover daily board which is IDR940K per adult per day and IDR400K per children per day. The round trip boat pickup service from Sekupang will cost IDR900K per adult and IDR580K per children. There are only 15 villas on the island.
Telunas Resorts is one of the many private island resort you can find near Singapore. This resort offers wonderful amenities on an exotic island. Obviously, this is the perfect getaway location not only for Singaporean but also for anyone who want to reconnect with Mother Nature.