- Trek to waterfalls in pristine jungle then snorkel protected marine-reserve waters through a kaleidoscope of corals and sea life.
- Unencumbered by human activity, Moyo Island allows Mother Nature full reign across more than 32,000 hectares of protected jungle.
- Here, surrounded by the turquoise, coral-rich Flores Sea, Amanwana has set up camp – offering just 20 safari Tents spread between the rainforest and the shore.
- Low-impact and eco-friendly, the standalone Tents are decked out sensitively with hardwood floors, walls and windows, and with soaring, air-conditioned canopies sheltering sumptuous daybeds, ensuite bathrooms and net-draped kingsize beds.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
- Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
- Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
- Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
- Complimentary private airport transfers.
- Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
- Early check-in and late check-out.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi.
- Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.
A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.
Cruise or fish in the Flores Sea aboard one of Amanwana’s fleet of vessels. Explore the nearby waters by day, or enjoy a cruise under the stars. Sunset cruises take place on a traditional outrigger.
‘Turtle Street’ and surrounding reefs are easily reached by kayak or snorkelling. Embark on a guided night snorkelling excursion. Single- and double-seat ocean kayaks are available.
Amanwana’s dive operation is ideal for beginners (age 10 upwards) and experts alike. Courses range from two-hour non-certification beginner sessions to PADI certifications including Junior Open Water, Scuba Diver and PADI Advanced. Specialised dives, night dives, peak performance buoyancy dives and refresher dives available. Numerous dive sites around Amanwana ranging from shallow to deep, and excellent open-water diving. Spot turtles, mantas, trevally, reef sharks,batfish, tuna, moray eels, stonefish and lionfish, along with nudibranchs and corals of every imaginable hue, and occasional whale fish and eagle rays.
Half-day tour combining travel by speedboat and a 4×4 safari ride through the jungle. Stroll through the local fishing and farming village and visit the school. A short trek brings guests to a magnificent series of waterfalls cascading into limestone pools ideal for swimming.
Amanwana Ridge: stroll along dappled paths with beautiful sea views past teak, tamarind, fig and banyan trees Amanwana Bay beach and Crocodile Head: deer,monkeys and sea eagles are often spotted on the kilometre walk around the bay, as well as schools of reef sharks as the tide comes in. Extend the trek to Crocodile Head, for beautiful views of the Flores Sea. Coastal cliff mountain bike trail: spot monkeys,birds and wild boar, and take a refreshing swim along the rugged coastline. Bat cave: a physically demanding guided trek with the opportunity to spot seven species of bat, monitor lizards, python and the occasional scorpion.
Mother Nature is allowed full reign across the 36,000 hectares of nature reserve that make up private Moyo Island, in the coral-rich Flores Sea. Here in this wildlife lover’s paradise, Amanwana has set up camp, with 20 safari tents amid the rainforest or on the shore. Low-impact and eco-friendly, the tents are equipped with hardwood floors and soaring, air-conditioned canopies sheltering sumptuous daybeds, ensuite bathrooms and net-draped kingsize beds. Visits from friendly macaques and inquisitive deer are not uncommon, and hint at the abundance of nature to be found further inland, or out to sea.
Capturing the magic of outdoor living with every modern comfort, Amanwana’s spacious tented Suites are constructed on a solid foundation with wooden walls, large windows and pitched canvas ceilings. Air-conditioned and with hardwood flooring, each offers a king-size bed and a spacious living area, as well as Indonesian artwork, a writing desk and large ensuite bathroom.
Set back from the white-sand beach, the 58-square-metre (624 square feet) Ocean Tents offer ocean views, air conditioning, Indonesian island artwork, as well as luxurious furnishings.
Enjoying a peaceful jungle setting beneath a canopy of tropical forest, each 58-square-metre (624 square feet) Jungle Tent offers air conditioning, Indonesian artwork and elegant furnishings.
The Restaurant, looking over the Flores Sea to Medang Island and the mountains of Sumbawa, serves fresh and simple cuisine, much of it made with products grown or reared on the island. The catch of the day, direct from the fishermen’s boats, is a highlight of the daily menu, which can be tailored to individual tastes.
Adventure-worn appetites will be quickly sated in Amanwana’s inviting teak bar and beach-side restaurant. Alfresco beach and garden dinners,either around a campfire or à deux, as well as private barbecues, are also possible.
Dine alfresco by the sea as the sun sets, surrounded by lanterns and with your toes dipped in the sand Private meals can be arranged in an isolated beach spot, or enjoy an atmospheric barbecue over a bonfire with a personal chef and butler.
Set on the tranquil beachfront, the Jungle Cove Spa is an open-air sanctuary with a massage table, shower and sunken tub just steps from the water’s edge. Massages, facials and body treatments with Aman’s all-natural products are available in the coral-walled waterside spa, in the dedicated spa tent or in a private tent.
The sea salt scrub with moyo honey begins with a soothing one-hour massage.An invigorating scrub blending sea salt with Moyo honey and orange and peppermint oils exfoliates and refreshes, followed by a soak in a mineral-rich bath.
Jungle Cove Spa
Set beneath shady tamarind trees, overlooking the sea. One open-air double treatment area with a recessed soaking tub and a shower. Treatments include massages, holistic body treatments and crystal salt scrubs.
Dive or snorkel some of the world’s best reefs,all within easy reach of Amanwana. A team of experienced instructors is on hand for beginners and experienced divers. Gain a PADI certificate and explore the reefs at leisure. Complete range of diving equipment available.