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Mentawai Surf Retreat

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Travellers' Choice 2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
CHECK THE WAVES FROM YOUR BED! Each bungalow is just steps away from the surf. With Pitstops right out front, and E-Bay only a short paddle away, scoring perfect surf has never been easier. The Mentawai Surf Retreat consists of three comfortable, secure, and spacious oceanfront bungalows. Each handcrafted bungalow accommodates 2-4 guests, and is designed to soak in the ocean breeze to keep you cool. The Nayng Nyang Lounge: a restaurant, bar and lounge has amazing wave and ocean views. The best place to gather, eat, drink , share photos and watch videos. Over 25 Waves Nearby: No matter the conditions, there is always a wave working nearby. You will have access to some of the best surf in the world. Small Groups: Small resort with an intimate setting, providing the experience of scoring perfect waves with less crowds. Accommodating a maximum of 8-12 guests per stay.
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Nyang Nyang Island, West Sumatra Indonesia
Getting there
Tabing Airport101 mi
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The staff at the Ment surf retreat went above and beyond to make our trip special. We didn’t get text book Ments surf, but our surf guides made sure that we were into the best waves on offer. The food and accommodation was spot on. Vere (Thor), Leo, JEFFRO and Kazza were all
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I had an amazing time at the Mentawai Surf Retreat and cannot recommend it highly enough. The surf was incredible and the guides did a fantastic job of evaluating the skill of our group and taking us to the perfect waves. We scored great waves every day and more often than not
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The crew, Vere, Marjolien, Leo, Aggy, Peter and others were thoughtful and uber professional. The surf guides provided invaluable advice, even paddling with us with verbal real time encouragement and guidance.They treated us like family and was truly delightful to engage with
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Response from Vere_MSR, General Manager at Mentawai Surf Retreat
Responded 29 Oct 2018
We're humbled by your words. Thanks so much for taking the time to share your experience with everyone. We had a fantastic time with you guys and we can't wait to see you back here again. Cheers, Vere
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This place deserves 6 stars, its that dam good! From the moment we arrived, Vere and his crew were amazing! After a rough and long boat ride over from Padang, we were greeted with a cold beer on the house, an amazing dinner and a good nights sleep. On our first day, it was an
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Response from Vere_MSR, General Manager at Mentawai Surf Retreat
Responded 29 Oct 2018
Yeewww!! What a fantastic review! Thanks so much for your kind words Aaron. We're so stoked that you're so stoked! Trips like yours are exactly what we strive for and it's great to see such a positive result. We're already looking forward to your return. Sampai jumpa! (Until we meet again)
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The boys at MSR know how to put on a show! The surf guides helped look for waves (even when we got a run of bad southerly wind), they sent the boat everywhere looking for waves for us. When we got waves the guides helped with lineups, takeoff spots and how to beat the crowds.
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Hi! You can find all the info needed at our webpage. You can also check out our Facebook page to see what's happening currently with our guests. The weather during this time of the year is very good. I look forward to hearing from you. Cheers, Vere
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"All of the bungalows are pretty similar and very comfortable."
"Listen to the advice of the surf guides"
"Great views from every bungalow"
"Rooms are basic yet clean. What else do you need after surfing all day?"
"all rooms are the same"
IndonesiaSumatraWest SumatraMentawai IslandsSiberut
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