8 of Bintan’s Coolest New Hotels Perfect for a Dreamy Weekend Escape

8 of Bintan’s Coolest New Hotels Perfect for a Dreamy Weekend Escape

From safari-style glamping to private beach villas, Bintan’s coolest new hotels are perfect for a weekend escape.

You’ve had a long week at work and you’re desperately looking for a new place to unwind at… but you’ve already gone to all the cool places in Singapore. What now? 

We have the solution: grab your passports and take a one-hour ferry ride to Bintan over the weekend!

You might be surprised to find that Bintan is home to a growing number of ultra-cool hotels and resorts. Not only does the island have boasts of big-name brands like Club Med and Banyan Tree, but it also has a growing number of trendy, Instagram-worthy hotels on the island. 

From chic safari-style ‘glamping’ options to villas nestled on private beaches, here are 8 of the coolest hotels & resorts in Bintan that will surely give you the recharge that you need!

ANMON Resort

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Get ready for some glamping fun! You’ll definitely feel like you’ve been transported to an exotic desert or safari – except you’re just an hour away from Singapore. This new desert-themed glamping resort is located only 5 mins from the ferry terminal in the Treasure Bay waterfront resort. Book yourself an extravagant tipi-style glamping tent as you relax in the largest man-made sea water lagoon in Asia!

Price: Starting from S$120/night

Club Med Bintan

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Palm trees and mai tais? Get ready for a perfect short getaway. Club Med Bintan is a resort that infuses relaxation with traditional and native elements – encompassing typical Indonesian architecture with an added modern twist! Club med provides you with all-inclusive holiday – from kids club, activities and dining, they’ve got you covered! All you need to do is show up! Activities include: Archery, flying trapeze and even fitness lessons!

Price: Starting from $611 for 4D3N

Cassia Bintan

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The newest addition to the exclusive Laguna Bintan Integrated Resort, Cassia Bintan is the island’s only apartment-style resort. Guests can expect a twist on the typical beach holiday with the resort’s signature customizable options. This uber-chic styled apartment is ideal for youngsters or millennials – hang out with your pals as whip up your own Masterchef meals at your home away from home!

Price: Starting from S$102/night


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If you ever wanted to vacation the Crazy Rich Asian way, the stunning Sanchaya is the place for you. It may burn a hole in your bank account but the breath-taking views are well worth it. Sanchaya offers guests an unparalleled beach experience, with a private beach specially reserved for guests! Grab your beach towels and get ready to soak in some sun!

Price: Starting from S$730/night

Grand Lagoi Hotel

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This fuss-free affordable resort has an infinity rooftop pool where you can dip your toes all day long – the perfect place for a revitalizing break for families and friends! There’s even an entertainment room where you can battle foosball with your pals, or get some popcorn while you catch a movie at their private cinema!

Price: Starting from S$130/night (Deluxe Room)

Ria Golf Lodge

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This one is for the golf pros (and aspiring ones). This sprawling and scenic gold is one of Asia’s top golfing destinations and has attracted golfers from all around the world. Go get your golfing buddies and get ready to hit some balls – as you bask in the scenic view that is the South China Sea!

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Price: Starting from S$116/night 

Natra Bintan

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Say hello to another glamping experience! Located in Treasure Bay, this tropical beauty offers a private beach and the largest outdoor pool in Southeast Asia. This resort sits in the middle of greens, offering guests a safari-themed experience without traveling all the way to Africa. 

Price: Starting from S$126/night

Banyan Tree

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Love good views? Banyan Tree is the place for you! This fancy resort offers a unique modern resort experience for luxury lovers. All villas are located next to a rainforest, allowing guests the opportunity to experience the beauty that is nature. Take a break from city life and immerse yourself in rich birdlife and exotic wildlife! And of course, as the Banyan Tree brand is synonymous for its iconic spa, rest assured it’ll be the perfect relaxing getaway you’ll want. 

Price: Starting from S$385/night

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