Lombok’s popularity as a tourist destination in Indonesia is growing rapidly. Its proximity to Bali, stunning beaches, and idyllic islands have long made it a favorite among discerning travelers, but word is out now. You’ve probably heard of the famous Gili Islands too, right? They are part of Lombok. If you’re considering a visit to the Gili Islands but are unsure which one to choose, read our review of each island here: Gili Air, Gili Trawangan, and Gili Meno.
Senggigi is Lombok’s tourist hub, and is renowned for the beauty of its sunsets over its west-facing beaches. These are among the most beautiful sunsets in Indonesia, second perhaps to Labuan Bajo in Flores. A well-developed tourist resort, Senggigi has a range of hotels to suit all budgets. Here are some of the best.
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DYI: Best Budget Hotel in Senggigi
Whiterose Guesthouse from $14 a Night
Whiterose Guesthouse is our winner for the best budget hotel in Senggigi. The hotel offers excellent value for money with rooms starting from $22 a night. The rooms are basic and simply furnished, but modern and clean. What really makes this hotel special is the staff. The owners, Bob and Steph, are very accommodating and make guests feel immediately at home. You can get free tea and coffee from the kitchen and there are always snacks in the fridge. The only downside is it can get a bit noisy at night and the motorbike rentals are a bit more expensive than usual.
DYI: Best Mid Range Hotel in Senggigi
Ibludan Hotel from $42 a Night
Ibludan Hotel is our choice for the best mid-range hotel in Senggigi. The complex is set around a central pool and the wooden bungalows are set within the garden. Rooms are tastefully furnished and always spotlessly clean. Most of the rooms have an attached kitchen where you can cook meals or snacks. There’s plenty of restaurants close by and the owners will sometimes cook things for you. If this is for your budget stay here.
DYI: Best Luxury Hotel in Senggigi
Qunci Villas Hotel from $88 a Night
Qunci Villas Hotels and Spa is our favourite luxury hotels in Senggigi. The hotel has two types of rooms as well as luxury villas. The hotel has a private beach with three infinity pools overlooking the ocean. The rooms are beautifully decorated with lots of polished wooden furniture. Guests rave about the international breakfast (you can get 25 types of dishes). The menu at the restaurant is just as impressive. All the facilities combined with the setting makes Qunci Villas one of the best luxury hotels in Lombok.
Recommended Hotels in Senggigi
There are a lot of great hotels in Senggigi. We’ve already listed our favourites, but here are a few more options for you to think about. Just click on the ‘Find Out More’ link to jump to the hotel that fits your budget.
- Recommended Budget Hotels in Senggigi: Find Out More
- Recommended Mid Range Hotels in Senggigi: Find Out More
- Recommended Luxury Hotels in Senggigi: Find Out More
Recommended Budget Hotels in Senggigi
Villa Mataano from $14 a Night
Villa Mataano in Senggigi is a small hotel with a limited breakfast menu but delicious food. The suite rooms are well-furnished with A/C, flat screen TV, big comfortable bed, work table, separate sink area, and shower room. The owner is very helpful and can arrange day trips and provide advice about the area. The hotel is located in a quiet area with restaurants within walking distance.
Diva Lombok Resort from $16 a Night
Diva Lombok Resort is a great value-for-money hotel in Senggigi, Lombok. It is located right on the main street, but not far from the beach or the town. The rooms are basic but clean and have lovely views of the sea, mountains, and coconut groves. The hotel also has a clean swimming pool. The staff is friendly and helpful, and the hotel is near to boat transfers to the Gili Islands and Klui Beach.
Puri Bunga Beach Cottages from $22 a Night
Puri Bunga Beach Cottages is a charming hillside hotel in Senggigi, Lombok. It features beautiful grounds, traditional room details, and spacious rooms with balconies and stunning views. The hotel is conveniently located in the center of Senggigi, next to the public beach and many great restaurants.
Recommended Mid-Range Hotels in Sengiggi
Sunset Lavinia Hotel from $47 a Night
Like Villa Umbrella, Sunset Lavinia is perched high on the Batu Layar hill, affording stunning views over Senggigi. The hotel consists of just five private suites, ensuring a quiet and intimate stay. It has a peaceful reading room, a beautiful tropical garden and an outdoor swimming pool. The hotel is newly built and offers great value for money. The staff will happily help you arrange snorkelling, diving, hiking and sightseeing trips.
Villa Aryaguna from $42 a Night
Villa Aryaguna Senggigi is a tranquil villa with magnificent views and a peaceful atmosphere. It offers a European-style breakfast with bread, spacious and clean rooms, and a lovely outdoor space. The villa is located away from the busy area of Senggigi, but close enough to enjoy the town’s amenities. The staff is friendly and helpful, and can provide tips on what to see in Lombok.
Puri Mas Boutique Resort & Spa from $55 a Night
Puri Mas, housed in a former aristocratic residence, is a great mid-range choice. Dating back to 1987, it has been welcoming guests since ling before Senggigi’s tourism explosion. It’s surrounded by beautiful gardens and pools, and accommodation takes the form of beautiful traditional villas. There’s also a lovely spa, spread across indoor and outdoor sections, and a serene yoga garden. The hotel is also a great place to experience traditional Lombok culture, and is a venue for classical dance. You can even pick up a few steps yourself with a dance lesson.
Recommended Luxury Hotels in Sengiggi
The Chandi Boutique Resort & Spa from $79 a Night
The Chandi, sitting in a coconut grove by the ocean just south of Senggigi Beach, epitomizes barefoot luxury. The atmosphere is relaxed yet luxurious, with a mixture of thatched cottages and contemporary design. Staying in one of the stylish, modern villas spread throughout the garden, the beach is right on your doorstep. The Meru restaurant serves up delicious health food, fusing Mediterranean and Asian flavours. The setting’s pretty spectacular too, and you can enjoy your dinner to a backdrop of Bali’s Gunung Agung.
Sudamala Suites & Villas Senggigi from $88 a Night
Just like its sister property in Sanur, Bali, Sudamala offers beautiful beachfront accommodation, delicious food and a range of world-class spa treatments. The suites are named for Balinese temples and folk figures, and are built in the traditional style of Lombok’s neighbouring island. For the ultimate splurge, book one of the exclusive villas. These have private swimming pools and peaceful courtyards, offering ultimate privacy.
Jeeva Santai Villas from $101 a Night
Jeeva Santai is a luxurious collection of 14 villas and suites on the golden sands of Mangsit Beach. The villas are constructed in beautiful Balinese style, with extensive use of wood and hand-carved furniture. A range of massage and wellness treatments are on offer just a stone’s throw from the resort, at the Jeevaniya Spa. Please be advised that Jeeva Santai is reserved for those of the ages of 13 and above. Children above the age of 13 are welcome.