An ideal vacation is mostly one that brings you peace of mind and pure joy.
If we’re talking about a family vacation to a quiet island, Bintan Island is a perfect destination. Located south of Singapore, Bintan Island is the largest in the Riau Archipelago of Indonesia.
If you are looking for a great resort-style relaxation with plenty of things to do in Bintan for families, then you will certainly find it all here!
With a population of over four hundred thousand and surrounded by water all around, the place is calm and serene.
Best Bintan Resort for Family Holidays Guide
So, if you’re looking for where to stay for your vacation here, we have prepared a list of the 10 best resorts for you and your family.
Take a look at the best Bintan resort for family holidays.
(2 Bedroom Pool Villa; can Sleep 4)
The Holiday Villa Pantai Indah provides you with one king-sized bed along with two single beds. The bedrooms lead straight to the outdoor swimming pool that comes with a gazebo.
The villa’s moving area is large with a living/dining room and free WiFi; a kitchenette with a refrigerator, a microwave, and an electric kettle; a bathroom with shower and a free-standing bathtub.
The villa also provides 24-hour front desk services.
Some of its highlighted facilities include outdoor/infinity swimming pools and cycling. Family activities (with additional charges) include BBQ, spa/massage, archery, and canoeing.
(2 Bedroom Villa; can sleep 6)
The Sachaya contains two bedrooms, a living room, a dining room, and bathrooms. Outside the villa’s rooms, the verandahs give you a perfect view to look at both their gardens and the ocean’s beach.
But what about the internet connection? Don’t worry; they also provide free WiFi.
Some family activities provided by this villa include Yoga classes, lawn croquet, stand up paddle-boards, papillionaire bicycles, BloKart sailing, and archery.
Your family will have a great time with all the fun activities here. It is undoubtedly one of the best resorts in Bintan for family holidays.
(Family Bungalow; can sleep 5)
The Lagoi Bay family villa is well furnished, has a touch of grandiosity, and is surely one of the best places we’ve been to.
It provides 2 bedrooms with one king-sized bed and two twin beds. The resort provides free breakfast and has free parking space with valet service. You’ll also get 24-hour front desk services.
And not to mention that all the suites have air conditioning and free WiFi. Apart from all the necessary facilities, the villa has a walk-in closet, a safe, and private bathrooms.
Some of the family facilities available are spa/massages, outdoor dining, private pool, and a terrace view.
(One Bedroom Garden Terrace; can sleep 4)
Craving for a view? Well, this resort is right next to the beach! The family suite provides you with two bedrooms. It is suitable for 2 adults and 2 children.
The bedrooms are linked with the terrace, which will allow you to step right out to get a taste of their tropical private terrace gardens.
The resort provides different sorts of family activities including spa/massage, fishing, windsurfing, water-sport facilities, Yoga classes, bike tours, cooking class, and beauty treatments.
For kids especially, the resort has its Kakatu Kids Club that includes treasure hunting, pool games, and other water sports. This is THE place to be if you were looking around, searching for where to stay in Bintan with kids.
(Two bedrooms, Ocean View Pool Villa; can sleep 5)
The property is just a few steps from the private beach and renders a range of services that includes a world-class spa, relaxing massages, and body treatments.
One of its family rooms accommodates up to 5 people and comes with a private terrace.
The resort also has a mini restaurant that provides various Asian cuisines and meals. All the suites have flat-screen cable TVs and DVD players.
Some of the family facilities and kids’ services given by the resort are board games and puzzles, kids’ TV channels, outdoor family activities like cycling, canoeing and hiking, babysitting/child services (with additional charges), kid-friendly buffet and kids’ meals (extra fees).
(Island Family Suite; can sleep 4)
Angsana is another property with its own private beach, which gives you a good view of the South China Sea.
The family suite can accommodate up to 4 people. It has two bedrooms; a queen-sized bed and two single beds in one sharing bedroom. The suite has a living space is large, with separate pantry and dining rooms.
You will get facilities like outdoor shower and jet pool, a sundeck, free high-speed internet, burners, essential oils and beachside dining at Fisherman’s Table.
This resort will also give you a complimentary 2-way ride from Bintan Ferry Terminal. If you have little ones, this villa houses a kids’ club that’ll give them a great time during their stay.
(Two Bedroom Pool Villa; can sleep 4)
This villa has two bedrooms and can accommodate 4 persons. They provide you with a queen-sized bed and two twin beds with attached bathrooms.
You will have a large luxurious space to move about with separate living and dining rooms and needless to say, both the internal and external appearances of the resort are brilliant.
The villa’s highlighted features include a private balcony with lounge chairs, a luxurious swimming pool, a bathtub, and an outdoor shower.
(2 Bedrooms Apartment; can sleep 3)
With modern looks and fully furnished facilities, the Cassia Bintan will give you a sense of sophistication.
With 2 bedrooms consisting of a master bedroom and a twin-sharing bedroom with two single beds, the suite can accommodate 3 persons. It’s ideal if you have a small family.
Some of the family activities you can enjoy during your stay in this resort are golfing (within 2 miles away), windsurfing, cycling, outdoor swimming pool, canoeing, pool table, ping-pong, fishing (with extra charges), spa, bike tours, cooking class and snorkelling (with additional fees).
You can also request extra facilities for your children/babies. No matter what your needs are, this Bintan family resort will not disappoint!
(Two Bedrooms Villa; can sleep 4)
Besides being surrounded by water, the Banyu Biru Villa is nestled by the Nirwana Gardens. It has 2 bedrooms and accommodates 4 people. This family villa has a big dining/living area with common bathrooms.
Being recently renovated, the villa is equipped with up-to-date and new facilities, as well as furniture.
A few of its interesting features include complimentary coffee/tea, complimentary 30-min massage, complimentary bowling at Nirwana Resort Centre, complimentary internet connection and free 2-way transport between Bintan Ferry Terminal and Nirwana Gardens.
Part of the guest services includes 24-hour in-room dining, medical services, BBQ facilities, and a boutique/gift shop in the lobby.
(Three Bedrooms Villa; can sleep 4)
The Bintan Lagoon Resort provides a family suite consisting of 3 bedrooms with attached bathrooms and can accommodate up to 4 people. It has outdoor swimming pools as well.
The villa is well air-conditioned and provides all your necessary facilities and they tend to their guests’ needs 24 hours.
They make sure that their guests can enjoy a variety of fun activities including archery, jet skiing, banana boat ride, and they also provide room spa so you can enjoy some privacy in your villa.
The family and kids’ facilities you will get here include a picnic area, BBQ, kids’ pool, waterslide, babysitting/child services (with additional charges); books, DVDs, and music for kids, kids’ TV channels, outdoor playing facilities for kids, indoor play area, board games, kid-friendly buffet and kids’ meals (with additional charges).
We have seen movies and read books that portray vacation spots with innermost tranquillity. Yet, some of these places have become packed with more people over the years.
With a small population, Bintan is more ideal for the perfect quiet getaway.
And if you like a more crowded, yet friendly location, you can also always visit Singapore since the distance from Bintan Island is not more than an hour by ferry ride.
We hope you find the best resort for you and your family.
Enjoy your vacation!
Over to you:
Which of the above resorts caught your eye? Which resort have you stayed in and what was your experience?