Gordo Mentawai

Indonesia: Sumatra

Experience World-class waves in this undiscovered surfer’s paradise where you will find a true escape into nature.

"The Mentawai Islands offer the world’s best waves"

Located 100 miles of the coast of West Sumatra in the Indian Ocean is the hidden paradise of Gordo Mentawai Surf Resort. This secluded haven offers some of the world’s best surfing in the most tranquil of places. Only reachable by ferry, the Mentawai Islands is the place for people looking to take a break from the usual hustle and bustle of life and retreat into the nature and sooth your surfing soul.

The resort has a variety of affordable beach huts available ranging from a cute double to a more spacious 4 bedroom bungalow with space for up to 10 people. The rooms are basic but very clean and comfortable with mosquito nets for every bed and a fan in every room. However despite getting back to nature, power jacks in all rooms ensure that you can keep your gadgets running throughout your stay.

"Sample some of the delicious Indonesian delicacies"

The in-resort chef insists that you sample some of the delicious local delicacies throughout your stay ranging from the freshest fish to traditional style Asian food. From breakfast through to dinner you are more than well catered for, with some fresh coffee and eggs to start you off in the morning to some Mie or Nasi Goreng at lunchtime and a succulent BBQ in the evening.

"E-Bay, Pitstops, Beng Bengs are close to the surf resort"

Of course one of the main reasons to venture to the Mentawai Islands is the amazing surf available. With incredible spots such as E-Bay, Pitstops, Beng Bengs, Nipussi and Bankvaults just a 10minute walk from the resort, you can see why this area is literally called “Playgrounds” or ‘Wavepark”. However, is that’s not enough then there are many more on offer just a short boat ride away, which can be easily organised with the resorts crew. Whether you are a beginner, intermediate or expert you are sure to ride some of the best waves of your life in this surfing paradise.

3 reasons to choose Gordo Mentawai Surf Resort:

  1. Affordable accommodation in a tranquil location.
  2. Delicious food prepared everyday and a crew of staff ensuring you have the best possible stay!
  3. Access to some of the Worlds bests waves without the usual crowds found in most surf spots!