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On the tip of a small island near Manado in North Sulawesi, lies Gangga Island Resort & Spa. The resort's fifteen wooden bungalows are discreetly set on the edge of a long, white sand beach in the shade of coconut trees.

An unparalleled scuba diving experience is waiting for you at Gangga! Gangga offers sensational diving where you can get up close and personal with diverse and remarkable sea life from both the Indian and the Pacific Oceans. The resort is an ideal starting point for the diving sites of Bangka Island, Bunaken National Marine Park and Lembeh Strait, making it a favorite destination for underwater photographers.

For both divers and non-divers the picturesque white sand beach, the large salt-water pool, a traditional spa and the high quality of service at Gangga Island Resort will guarantee a peaceful and relaxing stay.

Accommodation

Fifteen wooden bungalows built on stilts with high ceilings and a spacious veranda overlooking the beach. Your elegantly furnished room will have air conditioning, a ceiling fan, a satellite television with international channels, a bathroom with hot water, tea and coffee making facilities and a mini bar.

Facilities

  • The fully-equipped Gangga Divers dive center
  • A salt-water eternity swimming pool on the edge of the ocean
  • The Pasung SPA
  • Two restaurants serving Mediterranean and Indonesian dishes
  • A full bar
  • Free babysitting services
  • A boutique featuring an exclusive selection of jewelry, textiles and gifts from around Indonesia.

Pasung Spa is an elegant and yet warmly intimate spa with an emphasis on local knowledge and techniques. Don't leave Gangga without experiencing one of our special treatments, all with our unique Gangga flair.

The spa treatments combine rare therapies from the Minahasa families on Gangga Island, reflexology, and traditional Balinese massage and use specially created products from Jamu Spa.

Pasung Spa uses aromatherapy, the ancient art of using the healing power of aromatic essential oils, distilled from plant extracts, flowers, and leaves. The use of the natural aromatic power of plants is the most ancient way to maintain the balance of mind, body and spirit.

These treatments have been used generation after generation to sooth tired muscles, foster well-being, and keep the skin soft and supple. At the Pasung Spa, they would like to introduce you to the secrets of healthy-looking skin and true relaxation that lead to emotional and physical well-being.

Food and Drink

The Gangga Island Resort has two open-air restaurants and a full-bar. The main restaurant located in the center of the resort offers a selection of Mediterranean and Indonesian dishes made with the freshest local ingredients. The outdoor Bamboo Restaurant set under the coconut trees serves fresh fish barbeques two nights a week accompanied by local musicians from the island performing Polynesian style music. The Coconut Bar is open all day long with your favorite cocktails, as well as tea and coffee readily available.

Diving

Gangga Diver's PADI Five Star Dive Centre is run by International dive instructors. Qualified guides and dive masters pride themselves in offering very personalized diving service to suit and divers of all levels of experience. The dive centre provides racks for each room to store equipment and has toilet and shower facilities with hot water- perfect for after those night dives.

With more than 30 world-class diving locations, the island offers a wonderful variety of marine life with rare species and pristine reefs. Gangga is the ideal starting point for diving the Bangka Archipelago, Bunaken National Marine Park (near Manado) and Lembeh Strait. During your stay, the dive guides will help you discover the marvelous underwater world and see the astonishingly rich variety of flora and fauna which delights underwater photographers. Scientists of marine biology from all over the world come to study and photograph the marine life found here.

Gangga Divers has 5 all-wood boats specifically built for diving, three with onboard toilets, all with easy on and off access. The engine power ranges from 80 plus horsepower to 360 plus. The staff on the boats is trained to anticipate all your diving needs. Each boat is also full stocked with towels, freshwater tanks for cameras, drinking water, hot drinks and snacks.

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  • Contact Us for further information or call us now on 01722 780810.

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