Surfing Village

Indonesia: Sumatra

A Sumatran island surf village with a secret location offering fantastic accommodation and the choice of 3 top waves on your doorstep.

"Waves and surf spots right on your doorstep"

Surfing Village is somewhat of a secret. In fact, so much so that the location isn't even fully disclosed to you except for the details that it is somewhere between the Mentawiis and Nias in Sumatra. As you need a boat ride to get you there then it can also be assumed that the Surfing Village has an island location somewhere in the Indian Ocean. If the mystery and intrigue appeals then read on.

Your accommodation at the Surfing Village comprises of fantastic local style bungalows made from natural materials. Perhaps best of all is the fact that from each bungalow you have a view of the waves and surf spots right on your doorstep. Falling asleep to the sound of the ocean is a certainty here.

As already mentioned the waves are right outside your front door and you have a choice of not just 1 but 3 waves to choose from. A fast and powerful right hander which offers several barrel sections, a short and thick tubing right hander and a big heavy kamikaze style right hander suitable for experienced riders only.

"The Surfing Village is a kind of magical mystery tour"

It is your responsibility to get yourself to Padang in Western Sumatra where from there on in everything is taken care of for you. You must be prepared to expect a long boat journey to arrive at the Surfing Village but of course this kind of magical mystery tour element can't be expected to come without some price!

Make Surfing Village your choice if you want the chance of surfing at a mystery secret location in Sumatra with top waves right on your doorstep.

3 reasons to choose Surfing Village:

  1. secret spot mystery location!
  2. fantastic local style accommodation overlooking the waves.
  3. 3 top waves on your doorstep!
  • East Asia
  • Indonesia
  • Sumatra
  • Telos / Batu Islands
  • Surf Resorts
Suited For
  • Solo Traveler
  • Groups
  • $$ - Medium
Meal Plans
  • Full Board
Room Type
  • Single Bed Room
  • Double Bed Room
Amenities & Activities
  • Communal TV
  • DVD
  • Snorkeling
  • Fishing
  • Massage
Surf Package
Surf Services Offered
  • Guiding
  • Spot Transfers
  • Airport Transfers
Ability Level
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Pro
Surf Conditions
Wetsuit recommended
  • Boardshorts
Air Temperature
  • Tropical
Dominant Break Type
  • Reef break
Crowd Factor
  • Low
  • Medium
Explorer Level
  • High