Kubu Indah Resort
Dive Bali's peaceful northern coast from this spacious beachside resort
- Excellent snorkelling and shore diving on the resort's house reef
- Highly rated spa with a tempting menu of treatments
- Dive up to four times a day around Tulamben, Amed, and Kubu
- Other adventures like whitewater rafting and volcano trekking
This quiet, natural retreat is perfect for scuba divers and adventurers seeking peace and quiet in a lush tropical setting. The Kubu Indah Dive and Spa Resort features multiple pools, a well-groomed property, and excellent diving and snorkelling right from the shore. Small groups and great student facilities make this an outstanding option for dive courses as well. Non-divers will also have plenty of opportunities for above water activities, including adventure sports and countryside day trips.
About Kubu Indah Resort
Kubu Indah Dive Resort and Spa makes an excellent escape for scuba divers and outdoor adventurers. The property is spacious and well-kept, with plenty of areas for sunbathing, swimming, and chilling out in between dives, along with a relaxed ocean view bar and a la carte restaurant. When you aren't busy blowing bubbles, try out one of the resort's day trips to nearby markets, beaches, and temples. Or, opt for a day of adrenaline whitewater rafting or volcano trekking. If you'd rather soak up a few little luxuries, sign up for a spa treatment or two with the resort's well-reviewed therapists.
This dive centre is located on Bali's northeastern coast, home to some of the island's calmest dive sites. The diving here is excellent, with a mix of thriving coral reefs and cool macro sites, plus easy access to the USAT Liberty shipwreck. Most of the region's best sites can be explored from shore, or are found just a few minutes off the coast, making it easy to dive up to four times a day. The Kubu Indah Dive Resort and Spa also offers a wide variety of PADI courses conducted in the dive centre's comfortable classroom and spacious pool.
Explore the resort
The grounds at the Kubu Indah Dive Resort and Spa are picture-perfect, with manicured lawns, lush gardens, and two large infinity pools. Just 15 villas and bungalows dot the property, giving guests plenty of room to stretch out and relax. While the walk down to the beach is rocky, the resort's house reef begins just a few metres from the shore, making it a perfect pick for snorkellers and shore divers.
Each day at the Kubu Indah Dive Resort and Spa starts with a free breakfast, packed with fresh tropical fruits and local specialities. The resort's restaurant also serves up a wide variety of a la carte options for lunch and dinner, plus a well-stocked bar and a lovely ocean view. If you're looking for some deep relaxation, plan to spend some time in the on-site spa, which offers massage therapy, facials, and bodywork, as well as multiple-hour packages to help you unwind and destress.
If you aren't planning to dive every day, check out one of the resort's above-water day trips. Visits to some of Bali's most beautiful beaches, temples, markets, and monuments are easily arranged. Intrepid guests can also take on more adventurous activities like volcano trekking and whitewater rafting.
Diving from Kubu Indah
The Kubu Indah Dive Resort and Spa doesn't operate day trips to anywhere and everywhere, unlike some of the bigger dive centres in the area. Instead, this small and passionate team focuses on connecting their clients with the very best in local diving. Located just five-kilometres from Tulamben beach and the USAT Liberty wreck, this dive centre is ideally situated for beginner divers, wreck divers, and macro enthusiasts. The resort's house reef is easy to dive from shore by day or night, and hosts multiple diving areas including coral gardens and sloping rubble, perfect for muck diving.
In addition to local diving, this dive centre offers day trips to the best sites around Kubu, Tulamben, and Amed, with up to four tanks a day. And, special trips to Nusa Penida and Padangbai can be arranged on request. The Kubu Indah Dive Resort and Spa also features excellent facilities for students, with a comfortable classroom and spacious pool for training. Courses are conducted in small groups, and frequently from shore right in front of the resort. High-quality Aqualung rental equipment is available, as are spacious and well-kept facilities for private gear. And, nitrox is free for all qualified divers.
- Escape the thumping nightlife and crowded shopping centres. Kubu is an excellent destination for relaxation and adventure, far from Bali's developed tourist zones.
- All day tours include private air-conditioned transfers, small group sizes, and multilingual guides. Pack a dry bag for some of the more adventurous options.
- Love diving but don't enjoy boat rides? This resort offers unguided buddy teams full access to four separate dive sites right from the beach.
- This resort boasts a full menu of well-reviewed spa services, including multiple hour-long sessions to soothe sunburn, relieve jet-lag, or just help you shed some stress.
Diving in Tulamben
Whitetip reef sharkYear round
Hawksbill turtleYear round
Bumphead parrotfishYear round
Pygmy seahorseYear round
Giant frogfishYear round
Exotic NudisYear round
Plentiful reef lifeYear round
Soft coralsYear round
Number of rooms
Official dive center rating
PADI 5-Star Resort
Discover Scuba Diving, Scuba Diver, Open Water Diver, Advanced Open Water