The lagoon is situated on the mainland coast of North Sulawesi, surrounded by the tropical rain forest and faces the ocean with an expansive private beach. It is 30 km South-West of Manado, and encompasses over 13 hectares of land, crossed by a picturesque mountain river fed by a stunning waterfall.
With twenty two rustic private cottages, seven Garden View, six, Hill View and nine Beach Front, you are guaranteed the best room in the lagoon. There are also two cottages that are connected by a covered terrace to enable one communal cottage for group stays or families.
You enter your private cottage from a spacious veranda complete with outdoor dining table, and his/her lounges. Once inside, you will enjoy your spacious air-conditioned bedroom complete with a 4 poster bed and flowing white linen. Adjoining your main room is a second room with a bunk bed for two that may serve as your dressing, ready room or provide a family nook for happy children, a large open bathroom and a broad wooden terrace complete with ocean view. Other amenities include a stocked mini bar, tea and coffee facilities, IDD phone, wireless internet connection, private safe, hairdryer, bathrobe / slippers and complete toiletries. Electrical service is 220 V and requires the round double pin plugs that are standard throughout Indonesia.
Minahasa Lagoon has two restaurants:
The River Restaurant serves delicious Italian, International and Asian cuisine as well as a 4 course à la carte dinner. Selected Italian, French, Spanish and Australian wines are available.
The Jungle Restaurant offers a variety of local specialties.
The Sea Front Bar is the perfect place to simply enjoy a glass of wine or, indeed, one of our many other drinks and to play games or simply relax helped along with some appetizing snacks.
A purpose built spa offers relaxing massage and therapies. There is a spacious private beach composed of coral / volcanic sand, sun beds, sea view fresh water swimming pool, sea front “Lagoon Spa”, heated Jacuzzi, souvenir shop, laundry service, babysitting, playground for children, fax, internet and e-mail services, money changer, car rental, and golf, outside the Resort.
The PADI diving centre is managed by European dive instructors, assisted by professional multilingual dive guides. In addition to diving or snorkelling around the islands of Bunaken Marine Park, the Resort also offers excellent dive and snorkelling sites right at its doorstep on its house reef, Ti Toi I, Ti Toi II and Ti Toi III, here you will find a living coral barrier with beautiful three-dimensional formations. The reef is great for scuba and is also ideal for snorkelling. It is always possible to see a large variety of different reef fishes here as well as myriad of invertebrates including nudibranchs and sponges.
Specially developed for divers, the traditional dive boats are comfortable and roomy and come equipped with first aid kits, oxygen tanks, toilet and fresh water for showering and rinsing off. Nitrox is also available.
|Number of Lodgings||22||Cuisine type||International|
|Price range||€ 160 -390||How served||A La Carte|
|Transfer time||1 hour||Snacks||Yes|
|Transfer cost per person||€ 40 return|
|Minimum stay||1 night||Other|
|Electric supply||24hrs 220v|
|House reef||Yes||Courses offered||Yes|
|Shore Dives||No||Equipment Hire||Yes|
|Night Dives||Yes||No of dives /day||4|