Aloita Resort is one of the most beautiful resorts in the Mentawais, located on a small tropical island called Simakakang, 15 minutes away from the main port of the archipelago. This secluded island is surrounded by white sandy beaches, magnificent coral reef, turquoise water and lush tropical vegetation. The resort accommodates both surfers and non-surfers, and is therefore perfect for families and also surf beginners. To be able to offer the best, we run a policy of maximum 12 surfers at the time. Aloita is a beautiful destination for couples on honeymoon or for romantic getaways.
Property Name: Aloita Resort
Street Address: Simakakang Island
City : Tua Pejat - Sumatera Barat
Postal Code : 25932
Contact Name: Jorge Quinoa
Phone: +62 81276820142
This property has the following check-in and check-out times and policies:
Property and Cancellation Policies :
COVID-19 CANCELLATION POLICY: Unprecedented times call for flexible options, therefore we are making your booking as easy as possible. That’s why we are offering fully flexible re-schedule options that let you book your trip with confidence. Cancellations on all bookings confirmed by 31ST December 2021, are fully flexible for guests to reschedule free of charge within the period of 2 years from their original booking date. Cancellations must be sent by email, minimum 15 days prior to arrival date. All payments are non-refundable.
Terms and Conditions
is 3PM. Due to flight scheduling you will likely have to stay one night in Padang on the wayback also. Please plan your dates accordingly. You have two options: · Organise your own transfer to Tua-Pejat (the capital port of Sipora, Mentawai) where youwill be greeted by our staff. As a rough guide: the cost of a taxi from Padang airport to thecity is around 200,000 IDR, from the city to the harbour around 100,000 IDR.
The Mentawai Fast ferry charges 295,000 IDR + 230,000 IDR for surf bags. Please beaware that at the harbour there is no way to load/unload your bags without the help ofporters, which can be pricey and occasionally an unpleasant experience. · Let us take care of it for you. We offer two ALL-IN Transfer Packages: TRANSFER PACKAGE : We offer an ALL-IN transfer package from Padang airport to Aloitaand return. This includes all transfers from the airport to your hotel and to the harbour thefollowing morning, 15 Kg luggage allowance, and porters. Please be aware there arecharges for any weight over 15 Kg. Aloita Resort does not take any responsibility in case of delays orcancellations incurred during the transfers. Price: 70 USD per person each way. TRANSFER PACKAGE SURFER (with board bag) : We offer an ALL-IN transfer packagefrom Padang airport to Aloita and return. This includes all transfers from the airport to yourhotel and to the harbour the following morning, 15 Kg luggage allowance, 15 kg board bagallowance (1 piece), and porters. Please be aware there are charges for any weight over 15Kg. Aloita Resort does not take any responsibility in case of delays or cancellations incurredduring the transfers. Price: 90 USD per person each way. PORTERS : At the harbour there is no way to load/unload your bags without the help ofporters. Price depends on number of bags and boards. If you choose any of our TRANSFER PACKAGES, porters are included. Bargaining with porters can be unpleasant, therefore werecommend choosing one of our packages to avoid possible misunderstandings. INTERNET / WIFI : Free WiFi is provided. However, due to our remote location the signalcan be temperamental and only common areas have coverage (bungalows are out ofcoverage). For those needing a reliable connection, the fastest internet option is to
bring your own SIM card and use the 4G signal available in common areas (internationalroaming), or to buy an Indonesian Telkomsel SIM card once in Padang (8/10 USD). Pleasemake sure the vendor activates the card. TRAVEL DOCUMENTS : In order to enter Indonesia, passport must be valid for at least 6months from the date of arrival. VISA : Visitors from most countries do not require a visa. A 30-day tourist visa on arrivalstill applies for some countries (35 USD). Another option is to apply at the Indonesianembassy in your country for a 60-day tourist visa. Please check with your embassy.
accept American Express. BOOKING CONFIRMATION : A 30% deposit is due at the time of booking. Final Paymentis due 60 days prior to arrival. CANCELLATION POLICY : In case of cancellation, deposits and final payments are non-refundable. For cancellations received up to 30 days prior to date of arrival, payments canbe credited toward a future trip within one year from date of final payment made.
No refund of credit will be provided for cancellations within 30 days of arrival or No Shows.Please read TERMS AND CONDITIONS on our website (www.aloitaresort.com/terms-and-conditions). CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT : Check-in time: 1 pm - Check-out time: 10 am (9 am onMondays). INSURANCE / EVACUATION : For your personal safety, travel insurance with medicalevacuation coverage is mandatory. In case of an emergency, we will assist you
in contacting your insurance company. MOSQUITOES / MALARIA : Mosquito bites can bring several diseases, so personalprecautions are suggested. Risk of contracting malaria is extremely low in the MentawaiIslands. FIRST AID KIT / DOCTOR : We have a first aid kit on premises, however we strongly recommend bringing your own medications. In particular, an antiseptic to clean cuts andantibiotics in case of infection. Aloita does not have a doctor on site. There is a
local hospital in Tua Pejat (half hour distance). WHAT TO BRING: rain coat,sun lotion, sun hat, mosquito repellent, and for surfer a rush vest and surf booties (especially for beginners).