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Siddartha Dive and Spa Resort

4 stars

Bali, Far East & Australia

For your luxury diving holiday to Bali, Indonesia the Siddhartha Boutique Hotel and Spa offer a superior standard of accommodation in a stunning setting, informal and relaxed plus affordable prices.

Located on the north east Bali coast, by the beach, surrounded by the 2.66 hectare terraced landscaped tropical gardens directly overlooking the Ocean. The transfer from Denpensar airport is approximately 3 hours past rice fields, temples and small villages.

Siddartha is the ancient name for Buddha and has a similar meaning "to become enlightened". Most bungalows have an ocean view with the backdrop of Mt Agung over 3000m high. Built by Werner Lau dive centre it brings a unique combination of luxury boutique hotel, modern design with the experience of Balinese culture as well as excellent facilities for divers.

Choose from 7 Superior Bungalows, 18 Deluxe Bungalows, 5 Ocean Front Deluxe Bungalows and 2 Luxury Villas with own swimming pool and Villa Taman with private pool and garden. Each are furnished in a modern, Balinese style with air conditioning, fan, mini fridge, telephone, tea and coffee making facility and a room safe.

Superior Bungalows 45m² Located within the landscaped, tropical gardens, with coconut trees, most with an ocean view. Each includes a semi open air bathroom, private terrace and are interconnecting and ideal for families.

Deluxe Bungalows 55m² Located within the landscaped, tropical gardens, most with an ocean view. Each includes a semi open air bathroom, private terrace with an outdoor bay bed, ideal for relaxing.

Deluxe Bungalows Located in a prime position directly on ocean front. Spacious with 65m² living area, satellite TV, DVD player and music system including private patio terrace. A semi open air, moon shaped bathroom incorporates a standard shower and waterfall shower in open air part. In addition, its own large patio has an outdoor bay bed.

Villas Pantai & Santai Located directly on the beach, with its own private garden and swimming pool. These sister villas Santai "relaxation" & Paintain "beach, ocean or sea" are approximately 150m², with 2 bedrooms each with ensuite open air bathroom. The bedrooms are separated by an open plan living room with lounge and kitchenette. Each villa is designed with modern, luxurious furniture featuring Balinese art work. There is also a DVD and music system. For an additional charge, breakfast can be prepared and served in your villa.

Villa Taman Set within a landscaped 400m² private garden with own pool. The villa is 150m², with 2 bedrooms each with ensuite, open air bathroom. The bedrooms are separated by an open plan living room with lounge and kitchenette. The is designed with modern, luxurious furniture featuring Balinese art work. There is also a DVD and music system.

The resort's restaurant "Tantris" incorporates a modern, architectural concept, with ambient lighting and ocean views, creating a unique experience. The menus offer a selection of international and Asian dishes with the best local wines. During the day, the Breeze Pool bar offers light snacks and beverages and in the evening a selection of seafood specialities to guests with a reservation. For those interested in cooking local dishes such as Nasi Goreng, cooking courses for 2 to 4 persons are available. Call to reserve your place.

The infinity pool offers incredible sea views with purified water. The small gymnasium has a selection of equipment with views over the Additional activities include darts, table football, table tennis, billiards and board games. A small shop offers a selection of essential items plus postcards. Traditional Balinese dance are regularly performed in the evenings.

Spa & Wellness Centre: The 1500m² "Six Elements" spa and wellness centre has been specifically designed to incorporate 6 single treatment areas and one double treatment area all surrounded by water and flowers. The trained Balinese therapists offer a range of massage, facials, body treatments and reflexology using natural products and aromatherapy oils. Specific spa packages are available for your stay.

Special Occasion Packages: For wedding couples or special celebration packages include a "Hindu Priest" providing a traditional style blessing ceremony with traditional clothes for the special couple, traditionally dressed gamelan attendees, flower girls and dancing girls for 2 hours plus wedding pictures, and private dinner in the gardens for 2 persons.

Guest are gain a unique cultural experience as they are able to attend genuine Balinese ceremonies. Full and half day local excursions are available including Ubud and tours to the famous local temple Pura Ulun Danu Batur on the edge of 1500m high Batur Volancano. Although you will have to schedule this safely with any diving.

PADI, SSI & CMAS instructed diving centre run by Werner Lau and is located only 50m from the sea front. Famous dive sites such as the Liberty Bell wreck are within a short 5 minute boat ride and Nusa Penida sites about 2 hours by car and boat. Just a short distance from the house reef is the Wreck of the 'Boga'. More >

Our Opinion
Excellent standards of luxury accommodation, a la carte dining and superb spa faciities. The onsite diving centre provides a highly professional service with key dive sites minutes from your accommodation.

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Diving Conditions

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Best Time: April - October with peak season June - September.

Average Air temps: 30°C

Average Water temps: 27-28°C

Visibility: 15-30m

Top Dive Sites:  Angels Canyon, Kubu, Nusa Penida, Secret Garden, Menjangan Mar, Coral Stairs, Batu Karang, Oasis, Out of Eden, Les Paradise, Tembok Reef, Benben Garden, Kubu Drop Off and Coral Garden, Tulamben wreck (SS Liberty).

Great Reasons to Dive in Bali

  • Fantastic diving experience for all levels of diver.
  • Luxury dive resorts.
  • USS 'Liberty' Wreck in Tulamben.
  • Walls, reefs, caves.
  • Large pelagics, Mola Mola & whale shark in season.
  • World Class critter diving.
  • Excellent photography conditions.
  • Balinese cultural experience.


Dive Holidays Sportif

Sportif Dive is a specialist tour operator offering a wide range of diving holidays all over the world. Our choice of destinations is extensive from established locations in the Red Sea, Maldives, Caribbean and the Far East to the exotic and unusual such as Rodrigues Island in the Indian Ocean, Wakatobi, Truk, Palau, South America & the Pacific. Whether you are looking to for a Learn to Dive course, group expedition or trip of a lifetime we can help. With over 30 years experience and a personal approach, we can advise on the ideal location to suit your needs, at a price to suit your budget.

Our extensive knowledge of the destinations means we can recommend the right location for you. Our diving centres are selected for their excellent standards of service and safety. Whatever your priority, whether starting out or wishing to dive a technically challenging site we can recommend a range of options offering the best diving for when you wish to travel. We can organise all your travel arrangements for you, pre-book equipment and diving packages in advance to maximise your time when you get there.

As an independent tour operator, we select only the hotels, liveaboards and diving centres that offer the best standards and quality of service but at the right price. Without the overheads of a large mass market operator, we can offer the best value diving holidays often with great discounts and special offers.

Our consultants have many years experience in travel and are divers. They are able to closely match your needs and take time to recommend from a carefully selected range of accommodation and diving packages. With first hand knowledge, they are passionate about diving and travel and providing the perfect holiday for you.

Sportif also have a specialist multisport division offering instruction and rental packages for windsurfing, kitesurfing and surfing. Our specialist centres are located in some of our diving resorts, often minutes from the Dive Centre for easy coordination of activities. Packages offered included taster and learn to right through to intensive coaching weeks up to expert level. Children can start from 8 years.

Sportif Dive are an ATOL bonded operator which means that every element of your holiday is secure. With the worry of disruption to your holiday plans from weather disruption or airline failure you can be sure that we will be there to help every step of the way.