Once you drive north west along the Bali coastal road to Pemuteran, you'll feel like you are entering another world. With little more than the open ocean on one side and the Bali Barat National Park mountains on the other, the natural scenery is a perfect setting for relaxation. This part of Bali seems a million miles from the hustle and bustle of the south of the island.
Rooms: 16 Diving in: Menjangan, Secret Bay and Pemuteran Dive type: Boat & beach dives Divers: Max. 26
With Menjangan Island's famous wall diving, Secret Bay's macro sites, as well as Pemuteran's submerged and artifical reefs, there's enough variation for a great Bali dive holiday. Each day can be different from the last, and your dive guides know all of these sites like the back of their hands, so are sure to find and show you all manner of sealife.
Set on Pemuteran Beach near the calm waters of Indonesia's Java Sea, Aneka Resort is a tranquil haven, with fine and spacious villas. With its own spa, which offers a full range of soothing body treatments, the property is perfect for couples or families seeking a quiet and pleasant holiday spot complete with beautiful sunsets. Although you will feel that you are in a quiet secluded spot you will not want for comfort or style in Aneka Bagus Resort.
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Visit Menjangan Island on diving days 1, 4, 7 etc., diving at Pemuteran on days 2, 5 etc. and diving at Secret Bay on days 3, 6 etc. There is no diving on day of departure.
Resort diving includes:
Dives (as detailed in the packages above), boat rides to sites, experienced English-speaking divemaster (maximum 4 divers per DM), tanks, weights and weightbelts, diving tax, drinking water, soft drinks, lunch. Diving excludes (mandatory, unless customer provides own):
Scuba equipment (approx. US$ 25 each). Unless otherwise stated, all the listed items need to be paid on arrival. Optional extras:
Extra dives (approx US$ 35 per dive, payable in advance), dive computer, diving insurance. Unless otherwise stated, all the listed items need to be paid on arrival.
Resort accommodation includes:
Bed, breakfast, drinking water, soft drinks, hot drinks, snacks, taxes. Accommodation excludes (mandatory):
Single supplement on single travellers only, payable in advance. Single Supplement:
This is a compulsory additional charge on single travellers for the sole occupancy of double/twin accommodation. Optional extras:
Lunch, dinner, alcoholic drinks, return resort transfers to Denpasar airport (approx. US$ 200 (1 to 3 passengers)). Unless otherwise stated, all the listed items need to be paid on arrival.
How to get there:
Aneka Resort is located on the beach of Pemuteran, on the north west coast of Bali. Pemuteran is a 3 hour minibus ride from Kuta and Denpasar Airport. For more information see our Bali travel information section.
Dive clubs and group discounts:
To experience all the best diving that a holiday in Bali has to offer, we recommend that you book a combination of resorts, to include the Tulamben area and Padang Bai to dive the east coast, Lembongan Island to dive Nusa Penida, and Pemuteran to dive the north west coast. This will mean that you avoid long and arduous daily road transfers.
From Aneka Resort, you can visit at all 3 of the main diving destinations in north west Bali.
Dive Menjangan Island by an 8 metre national park boat (max. 6 divers). Your 2-tank dive trip starts at 09:00 hrs with a half hour drive (18 km) to the park jetty. From there it's another 20-30 mins (8 km) boat ride to the island. The trip returns to the resort at 15:30 hrs.
Pemuteran scuba diving boat trips by traditional jukung depart from the resort beachfront. These trips depart at 09:00 and 13:00 hrs and are limited to 4 divers.
Secret Bay in Gilimanuk is beach diving. The drive is 1 hour (30 km), departing at 09:00 hrs, and returning at 15:30 hrs, and is 2 dives.
A dive guide is provided, together with lunch and drinks. All your scuba gear is carried and washed by the staff.
The tropical Spa offers Taksu massage, Balinese massage, reflexology and skin scrubs, all using natural ingredients in oil, lotion and herbal preparations.
The panoramic scenery is not just an excellent holiday refuge for quiet solitude; take a hike in the park mountains for some superb sea views.
Resort facilities include: Restaurant - Swimming pool - Spa with massage and jacuzzi - Car and motorbike hire - Parking - International telephone & facsimile - Foreign exchange - Laundry service - Tour desk - Babysitting and cots
Location: Grokgak Buleleng, Pemuteran, North West Bali, Indonesia
The nearest re-compression chamber is in Denpasar, approximately 155 km drive south east and 4 hours evacuation time from dive site to chamber. We recommend guests have their own dive insurance policy - see our insurance programme for a competitive quotation.
1 guide is provided for every 4 scuba divers. The guides have mobile phones for emergencies. The operator has not confirmed the presence, or quantity of, oxygen on their dive boats or at their resort.
There is also a medical clinic in Pemuteran and the nearest hospital is in Singaraja, 45 km east.
Aneka Resort has room safes and security guards patrol 24 hours per day. There is a police station in Gerolgak, 15 km away.