Diving Alor Strait with Alor Divers Eco Resort
Alor Island is the house reef for Alor Divers Eco Resort, one of the most interesting islands of Indonesia for scuba diving and has recently been rediscovered by underwater photographers, cause' many divers have compared Alor with Lembeh, "mecca of critters", and with ambon, the "mecca of muck diving". You can expect great vertical walls with of every kind of sponges, sea fans, and soft corals crowed of school of tuna, jackfish, barracuda and countless colorful barrier fish. The dives are conducted at the sites located on the Strait of Alor, from a short boat ride of the resort. You can also find good snorkeling on the house reef, where the dives are limitless.
Alor Divers Eco Resort is situated on a long sandy beach on Pantar Island. To preserve the authentic atmosphere of the place, the owners have took special care while integrating the resort in its natural surrounding. To allow a friendly ambiance and personalized service, the number of guests is limited to 14 fortunate visitors, in 7 eco bungalows with no extra charge for single occupancy. The working team of Alor Divers Eco Resort is compound by western management, and friendly local staff from the nearby villages, all committed ensure you with a memorable stay.
The climate of Alor is particularly pleasant. From early April to late October the weather is fairly dry and the nights are often surprisingly cold, therefore acclimatization is less harsh than one might imagine. Moreover, due to the lack of standing fresh water, mosquitoes are rare to encounter the most of the year.
The 36m2 thatched roof bungalows are al standard and have been built in the traditional Indonesian architectural style. Interior equipment and décor are designed with simplicity to preserve the pristine spirit of the place. The wooden construction enables the see breeze to bring the natural aeration and freshness indoors and occasionally the nights can get even surprisingly cold, so there is no need for air-conditioning.
All spacious private terraces of Alor Divers Eco Resort grant you an impressive view on the sea and the spectacular Pantar Strait. The gentle breeze and the calming sound of the sea can easily make you dream away, so be cautious not to miss your next dive!
The restaurant of Alor Divers Eco Resort also works as relaxing area that provides facilities for different daily activities. It is a place that, apart from the dining area, also embraces a library and a computer corner as well as a comfortable lounge.
Three main meals, breakfast, lunch and dinner are served as buffet or family style. Complementary tea and coffee always are available and in the afternoon we offer a selection of sweet or savory snacks.
Alor Divers Eco Resort offers a variety of healthy meals using fresh products from the local market and fresh fish catch from local fishermen. The meals are a carefully chosen by fusion Asia and International dishes. Alor Divers Eco Resort is able to accommodate special diet needs if given an adequate advance notice - just let us know in advance when booking-.
Diving images at Alor Divers Eco Resort
Why choose Alor Diver Eco Resort?
- Intimate resort, 7 beach bungalows, 20m space in between
- All bungalows and resto are beachfront
- Indoor bathroom with cold and hot water
- Low ratio divers / guide
- Only one group / dive site
- Unlimited diving on a pristine house reef
- Custom built fast fiber glass boats
- Healthy meals with local products
- No extra charge for single occupancy