Wakatobi is in the bottom corner of Southeast Sulawesi in central Indonesia, at the center of the most bio-diverse marine region of the world. Set in the heart of the this region is the Wakatobi Patuno Resort, surrounded by white sand beaches, lush vegetation, and right on the doorstep of wonderful Wakatobi diving, it’s a comfortable and luxurious resort.
The ambiance of the resort has been improved by the use of natural materials, bamboo, teak wood, coconut wood, rattan and palm leaves produce a feeling of being one with nature. They have a choice of Standard Rooms, Deluxe Rooms, and Executive Bungalows. At present the Resort has five Executive Bungalows, ten Deluxe Rooms, and fourteen Standard Rooms.
Standard Rooms are either double or twin, with en-suite bathrooms. Other facilities include; mini bar refrigeration unit, inter hotel-telephone system, and a balcony area shared with one neighboring room.
Deluxe Rooms are either double or twin, with en-suite bathrooms. Other facilities include; flat screen TV with a range of channels, mini bar refrigeration unit, hot water kettle and tea/coffee making facility, inter-hotel telephone service, and a private balcony area.
Executive Suites have large bathrooms with a bathtub, spacious washbasin area, WC, and powerful hot shower. The bedroom area is equipped with a king sized bed, spacious wardrobe space, mini-bar refrigeration unit, flat screen TV with a range of channels, inter-hotel telephone system, hot water kettle for coffee/tea making facilities, an easy chair, and a relaxing sofa area.
An extra bed can be requested in all rooms whenever necessary for a small extra charge.
Room rates include a complimentary buffet breakfast for two people. The breakfast buffet offers; homemade breads, toast and preserves, omelets and eggs cooked to your liking, banana pancakes and syrup, porridge, cereals, Indonesian fried rice and other local specialties, fresh fruit, fruit juices, tea, and coffee.
The spacious restaurant comfortably seats eighty inside and thirty outside on the scenic jetty restaurant. The restaurant bar area is open-sided allowing you to enjoy the beachside atmosphere and natural surroundings. It offers a range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. It has an extensive range of beers, wines, spirits, and cocktails.
There is also a library, which is equipped with comfortable sofas inside and a choice of easy chair recliners or table and chairs out on the balcony and free WIFI.
The Wakatobi Airport is serviced by daily Express Air flights from Makassar and Kendari, and twice a week by Merpati flights from Makassar and Kendari.
Patuno Resort Wakatobi offers a professionally run dive centre headed by an experienced PADI Instructor who has been diving in the Wakatobi area for over nine years it has two wooden dive boats, each comfortably accommodating up to 10 divers they also have 3 small speed boats which are used for diving on the home reef.
The reefs in the Wakatobi area are world famous, Wakatobi National Park is located in the heart of the Coral Triangle, one of the most bio-diverse regions of the Indo-Pacific and indeed the world. This makes for a unique diving experience, where you will see incredibly colourful corals teeming with marine life from large trevallies, schools of barracuda to small but stunning nudibranchs and cleaner shrimp
|Number of Lodgings||10||Cuisine type||International|
|Price range||US$ 76- 227||How served||Buffet/a la carte|
|Minimum stay||1 night||Other|
|Electric supply||24 hrs 220v|
|Wifi||In public areas||Spa||No|
|House reef||Yes||Courses offered||Yes|
|Shore Dives||Yes||Equipment Hire||Yes|
|Night Dives||Yes||No of dives /day||4|