Tripadvisor Traveler Rating
- Secluded dive resort with easy access to Northern Bali’s very best sites
- Exciting wellness offerings including yoga, meditation, and a full-service spa
- Elegant and well-appointed rooms and villas with private thermal plunge pools
- Sustainable operations include on-site recycling, composting, organic gardening, and more
Mimpi Resort lies in one of Bali’s last hidden corners - overlooking the bay of Banyuwedang on the island’s northern shore, and offering easy access to Menjangan Island and Bali Barat National Park. Sitting above a sacred geothermal spring, this resort boasts warm, mineral-rich plunge pools throughout the property and sublime wellness services in a tranquil and perfectly manicured tropical setting. Mimpi also offers quick commutes to some of Bali’s most legendary diving, with colourful coral gardens, cool macro creatures, and passing pelagics close by. Whether you’re after diving adventures or a peaceful retreat from the stresses of daily life, you’ll feel perfectly relaxed with this resort’s warm Balinese hospitality, world-class services, and tranquil, intimate atmosphere.
About Mimpi Resort
Mimpi Resort is located on the northern shores of Bali, overlooking the bay of Banyuwedang. This family-owned resort is nestled in a lagoon-like inlet with access to mineral-rich geothermal springs filling plunge pools throughout the resort. Guests here can get away from it all with personalised and rejuvenating experiences, world-class customer service, and an intimate atmosphere with plenty of peace and quiet. Treat yourself to an authentic taste of Balinese hospitality with spacious and modern villas and suites, delicious chef-prepared meals, and a massive menu of wellness services.
This resort is perfectly located for exploring the isolated dive sites of Menjangan Island, as well as the nearby Bali Barat National Park – renowned for vineyards and trekking. Accommodation options cater to different budgets, and several villas are ideally suited to families and dive groups. With traditional Indonesian design and Balinese charm, as well as beautifully-maintained gardens, lily ponds and pools, Mimpi Menjangan offers wonderfully relaxing experiences in one of Bali’s last hidden corners. You’ll also enjoy worry-free travel with a team of local experts on standby, happy to help with anything you might need before, during, or after your stay here.
Explore the resort
Mimpi’s Sunset Restaurant sits right on the water, appearing to float above the waves. Each day’s carefully curated menu features an international selection suited to every taste, showcasing fresh organic produce from the resort’s garden. Guests can enjoy a magnificent sunset view right from the restaurant, dine under the stars on the wooden deck, or enjoy a romantic private meal on the gazebo jetty. The ancient hot springs beneath Mimpi Resort are believed to have natural healing properties, and have been used by Balinese locals for centuries. The mineral-rich spring water fills plunge-pools throughout the resort and is used alongside the spa’s traditional revitalising treatments, including Balinese Massage and Thai massage.
The resort also features a large open-air yoga pavilion where daily classes, retreats, and certification training sessions are led by internationally-recognised yoga experts. The resort’s secluded bay provides great areas for kayaking and snorkelling with exceptionally healthy reefs at depths of two to four metres. The resort’s friendly concierge staff can organise trips to the nearby Hatten Vineyards for wine tasting, safaris through Bali Barat National Park, and trekking excursions with world-class bird watching.
Diving from Mimpi Resort
Mimpi Resort is perfectly placed to explore both the famous muck and wall diving of Northern Bali together with the unexplored seascapes of Bali Barat National Park. Guests can reach Menjangan Island in under 30 minutes or enjoy gentle shore dives from directly in front of the resort. The in-house dive centre boasts excellent facilities, experienced staff and a small fleet of boats that accommodate personalised dive experiences and flexible scheduling. The resort’s staff happily customise itineraries to diver’s interests and take care of all aspects of the journey from gear assembly to cleaning.
The rich marine ecosystem around Menjangan has something for everyone, from world-class muck diving at the resort’s doorstep to occasional encounters with mantas and whale sharks out in the blue. Mimpi resort offers a full range of PADI courses, free nitrox for qualified divers, and perfectly maintained rental equipment. Plus, exciting guided experiences including macro-focused night dives, seamlessly organised day trips, and shore diving adventures in Secret Bay and Puri Jati. Snorkelers are also welcome on trips and can explore under the expertise of a professional guide.
- Plan at least one day for enjoying the resort’s natural geothermal pools.
- Be sure to dive Menjangan Island’s most famous site - in front of the giant statue of Ganesha.
- Pack lightweight clothing, comfortable walking shoes, and plenty of sun protection, for exploring the area on foot.
- Don’t miss out on closeby above-water attractions like Bali Barat National Park - home to rare wildlife and incredible unspoiled habitats.
Mimpi Resort is dedicated to sustainable tourism in Northern Bali with operations that are designed to coexist with the area’s incredible environment. The resort boasts a 2-acre organic garden full of homegrown produce. The resort’s mineral-rich water is collected and routed to supply the gardens through a series of natural water treatment techniques. Other on-site efforts include recycling, composting, and reducing the use of disposable plastic products.
Since its creation, Mimpi Resort has successfully persuaded the local fishing community to abandon cyanide fishing and taught sustainable alternative practices, which allowed fishing to continue as the main source of livelihood for many local people. They have also collaborated with locals to grow and harvest seaweed, creating a new local industry and maintaining a healthy aquatic environment. Mimpi Resort has assisted in the construction of temples and hot spring baths for local villages while funding educational assistance for young children and providing them with school supplies.
Diving in Pemuteran and Menjangan
Whitetip reef shark
Schooling reef fish
Walls & pinnacles
Number of rooms
Official dive center rating
Discover Scuba Diving, Scuba Diver, Open Water Diver, Advanced Open Water