The island nation of Indonesia straddles the equator between the Indian and Pacific Oceans and lies at the heart of the ‘Coral Triangle’ - the epicentre of the world’s marine biodiversity. Nowhere on earth can visitors experience such a range of spectacular diving - from encounters with huge whale sharks and oceanic manta rays, to muck dives with beautiful Rhinopias and the exceedingly rare psychedelic frogfish.
The only dive resort on Lembeh boasting a white sandy beach, Eco Divers offers exceptional service at affordable prices. This resort is one of the most experienced in North Sulawesi and is and is ideal for divers and families looking for the perfect holiday at the heart of the Lembeh Strait.
- The only resort in Lembeh to boast a beautiful white sandy beach
- Large, comfortable dive boat with plenty of space for relaxing
- Committed to conservation, marine preservation and environmentally-friendly practices
The newly-relocated Eco Divers Lembeh is the only resort on Lembeh Island boasting a beautiful white sandy beach, making it the perfect choice for a relaxing holiday. This boutique, PADI 5 Star dive resort provides a high level of service at great value for money, offering top quality diving, modern accommodation and fantastic services to divers and their families. With staff that speak a variety of languages and catering to both divers and non-divers alike, this resort strives to set new standards of service in hospitality.
Eco Divers is possibly the most experienced dive operator in North Sulawesi, operating since 2000, and with dive guides who have worked with the BBC, Animal Planet and National Geographic, guests can be sure they are getting some of the best. Divers who are passionate about responsible tourism can take comfort in knowing Eco Divers Lembeh is committed to sustained livelihood, marine preservation, and environmentally friendly practices.
Eco Divers Lembeh offers 12 oceanfront cottages built along a 160 meter stretch of white sandy beach. Wall to wall windows beside the bed offer wonderful sea views while the private terrace provides a great spot to read a book or sip a drink at sunset. The ensuite bathroom includes hot water, a western toilet and a semi-open shower. Each room is equipped with air conditioning, ceiling fan, safety deposit box, multi-adapter electrical sockets and drinkable water from the gallon. An LED high definition flat screen is installed in every room for guests to watch movies or view photos from their thumb drive. Daily housekeeping is provided.
Packages at Eco Divers are all-inclusive, with 3 meals a day as well as tea, coffee and snacks. The resort’s open-walled restaurant is located beside the pool and serves exceptional cuisine created by highly trained Indonesian chefs. A bar and lounge area can also be found under the same roof. The extensive a la carte menu is prepared fresh on a daily basis with produce, including fish, being sourced from a local market each morning. Eco Divers only use sustainable fish species in meals as advised by Conservation International. Vegetarian and gluten-free options can be provided.
For guests seeking total relaxation, a professional Indonesian spa and massage service is offered alongside a TV area and garden. Other land-based activities around Lembeh include white-water rafting, Kali Waterfalls, Lake Tondano, or walks through primeval rainforest, paddy fields and markets. Arrangements can be made for such excursions, starting from Eco Divers, at an additional cost. Babysitting, childcare and laundry services are also available. The front desk is open 24 hours a day.
Located in the middle of Lembeh Island with a private house reef, and just minutes away from the best dive sites, this resort offers first-class service at great value for money. Eco Divers’ guides are among the most skilled and knowledgeable in Lembeh and provide personalised service with a maximum of 4 guests per group. There are 3 indoor camera rooms, located at the dive centre, providing work-spaces, a desktop computer and charging points. Tanks can accommodate both yoke and DIN valves and Nitrox is available for a small charge. The dive program consists of 2 morning-dives followed by 1 afternoon-dive after lunch. Night dives are offered every night and a full range of PADI courses are available.
Eco Divers offer full-day diving with a fast and comfortable, purpose-built speedboat which carries a maximum of 12 divers. On-board hospitality, including a hot buffet lunch between dives, means there’s no need to rush back to the resort. The boat is equipped with a shaded area, comfy seating and a sun deck, as well as toilet and shower facilities. Fresh towels are provided. Safety features onboard the boat include VHF radio, compass, mobile phones, life jackets, life rings, navigation lights, first aid kits and emergency oxygen. Snorkelers and ‘boat-sitters’ are catered for.
As a member of the North Sulawesi Watersports Association (NSWA), Eco Divers is fully committed to the protection of its local reefs, including those it dives. This resort is actively involved in a number of conservation projects aimed at helping local fishing communities to help sustain their reefs. Low energy appliances are used at Eco Divers Lembeh and no single-use plastic is consumed. Only sustainable fish species are included in the menu, homemade preserves are served at breakfast and handmade soaps are used. Guests are welcome to join for clean-up dives and beach clean-ups.