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Pulau Macan Tiger Islands Village & Eco Resort

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the time of my life here! I've never been so keen of watersports before, but this island got me in the ocean and not wanting to come out! Dinner on the Sun Deck is a great way to socialize and making new friends. So leave your smart phone in your room. Also loving the 'traditional' games they have at...

Thank Azharia A
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Have to say this was a highlight of my holiday, fantastic place to chill and relax. Great healthy food and the accommodation was amazing, I stayed in the Zen hut. Staff were super friendly and helpful. Plenty to do if you like scuba diving and water sports. Only slight issue is the transport, make sure you sit on the top...

Thank Ewan B
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Well... frankly, i'm not a beach person... But Macan Island changed everything... The Huts & Cabins are awesome... The F&B are great... The Hosts are excellent... The Sunset is wonderfull... The Island is unforgetable... Salute to natural, conservation, and management of Macan Island. I'll be back to this little island heaven on earth... :)

Thank adi eka k
Reviewed 29 November 2016

My cousin and I stayed in this eco-resort for a short 3D2N holiday. After a standard 2 hours public speed boat ride from Marina Ancol Jakarta, we arrived and greeted warmly by the staff. Immediately, we felt like as if we're at home with friends and family. The rest of our stay was just simply fabulously perfect. The meals were...

1Thank SoloTravelerV15
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Don't expect luxury sheets and room service. This is an Eco resort and it offers the basics in a very special and beautiful surrounding. You are paying for seclusion and respite from the chaos of Jakarta We seen Dolphins, Swordfish chasing prey, sea horses, coral, flying foxes, iguanas, bird life and even the local cat was friendly. After staying at...

Thank Daniel G
Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 28 September 2016

2 hours speed boat worth a journey. once i entered the island i feel like home. The green trees, the open building they called "the club house" with bean bags and some chairs around. Got a welcome from a 2 furry friends (i forget to ask their names are). walking around the small island under the trees. Getting inside the...

Thank oCas1880
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

A great escape from Jakarta far from the traffic and hustle and bustle. This is not 5 star hotel accommodation but all the better for it. Many of the cabins have stunning views and access directly to the sea. The food and drink is good with a small selection to meet most people's needs. There is great snorkelling with clear...

3Thank Andrew K
Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Tiger island is the perfect getaway for a night or two! I absolutely loved the accommodations and the island was well taken care of. My only complaint is that many of the wood furnishings and ladders (leading in and out of the sea) are very jagged and rough. My legs were completely torn up by the end of my two...

Thank jnjacobs21
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

It's back to basics here - but in a good way. potential guests need to know there's no air conditioning on the island, the rooms (which are mostly huts) are well appointed, very chic but basic - our hut (the zen hut) had a ensuite Loo and shower 'room' this was partially covered and partially out in the open, bedroom:...

7Thank Stuart F
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with my fiancé for 3 nights. Stayed in 'Island Hut' the first night - big with own bathroom and three beds which double as sofas during the day and own deck on waters edge - then 'Driftwood 2' hut which is just one bed with shared bathroom block. I personally preferred the smaller hut as better airflow and...

5Thank Howard W

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a simple island based lodge / eco resort in an unbelievably gorgeous location (especially considering how close we are to Jakarta). We have 6 open air huts and 3 cottages with two rooms each on our main island. We also have two small camp sites - one on our main island and one on our little deserted island. We do our best to be eco-friendly and are experimenting with efficient energy initiatives, natural building techniques, island based organic farming, coral planting, rain water harvesting, water efficiency, and local educational and economic initiatives to boost quality of life for the communities in our region. We also prioritise food and do our best to keep it delicious AND healthy. Ultimately, we hope to make you feel at home and hopefully inspired by a little pocket of bliss on the doorstep to Jakarta. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pulau Macan Tiger Islands Village & Eco Resort

Address: Tiger Island Java, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Java > Thousand Islands
Number of rooms: 15
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“its a small island, you'll go with what ever but Zen it think is the best :)”
  • Half open Bathroom
  • its ZEN HUT
 of 5 bubbles oCas1880, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Choose hut type over bungalow/cabin type”
  • Sunset From Room
  • View From Terrace
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 of 5 bubbles SugarBunnies, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Island Hut or Sunset Hut”
  • Tiger Island
 of 5 bubbles alfiran, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“Pick the seaside hut facing west. Don't bother with inland brick cottages. Seriously!”
 of 5 bubbles AlwinI, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Bring your mosquito repellent and sunblock”
 of 5 bubbles AChen88, 25 Jan 2016 | Read review
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