An island located southeast of Bali, Nusa Lembongan is part of a group of three islands that make up the Nusa Penida district, of which it is the most famous. Once a surfer’s tucked away paradise, Nusa Lembongan has hit the spotlight in recent years. Now even as this little island’s popularity grows, it keeps a chilled vibe. You can find locals playing music on the beach, eco-friendly cafes serving vegan/vegetarians dishes, and splendid beaches with breath-taking sunsets.Our yoga retreats are nestled right at beachfront, with an expansive view of the horizon. As you embark on a spiritual journey with us, be ready to get swept away by the magic of Nusa Lembongan!
The Yoga Retreat Shala
Our newly-built yoga shala is directly on the sandy beach in Jungut Batu. From the shala, you can feel the fresh breezes from the turquoise blue sea. An open-air design, you’ll find the shala with a vibrant energy flowing from all sides at all times. The high ceiling keeps the air ventilated and cool even in the sunny mid-afternoon.
There are many guesthouses, hotels, hostels, and resorts within easy walking distance from the yoga shala. With so many options, you’ll be able to find the perfect place to stay within your budget. You can also easily find something suitable if you’re traveling with your partner, friends, or family.Here are the few places we recommend:
Nyuh Gading Homestay
Right in the central Jungu Batu area, Nyuh Gading is 1-minute walk to the beach, and close to many restaurants. Family-run with care, you can find friendly services and attention from the staff. There are double rooms and dorms available. The double rooms feature a terrace with garden or sea view, hot water, air-conditioning, shower, wash basin, Wifi, a safety deposit box, and toiletries.
Distance to shala: 1 min walk Shared room dorm style (4 beds): $12/night Ocean View Room: $30/night www.thenyuhgadinglembongan.com
Known for its cleanliness and simplicity, Krisna Homestay is an excellent choice for all travelers. Conveniently located, you’re just minutes walk away from the beach, yoga shala, restaurants, and diving schools. All of the rooms are double occupancy, air-conditioning, and free Wifi.
Distance to shala: 1 min walk Shared room dorm style (4 beds): $12/night Double room: $20/night Book Krishna Room on Agoda >
Dwiki Putra Homestay
Set on Lembongan island, Dwiki Putra Homestay provides accommodations with either garden with a terrace or sea views. The Homestay features double rooms with fully equipped private bathrooms, bicycle rental service, online booking and spa service. The location is the best feature at Dwiki Putra – as it looks over the ocean, stays right behind the yoga shala, and has walking distance to the main street with many eateries.
Distance to shala: 1 min walk Double room with garden view: $17/night Double room with sea view: $27/night Book Dwiki Putra Homestay on booking.com >
Pondok Baruna Lembongan
Pondok Baruna’s Sea View rooms locate the closest to the yoga shala with less than a minute walk away. Pondok Baruna offers three different accommodation options: Frangipani, their premier luxury bungalows; Garden rooms, offer mid range facilities in the heart of the village; and the Sea View rooms, located just 5 meters from the beach. The Sea view rooms are the most affordable and suitable for those traveling on a budget. All Sea View rooms are double rooms with hot showers and air-conditioning. To the front of each room is a small veranda with table and chairs for you to kick back, relax, and unwind while overlooking the ocean. All of the rooms include daily breakfast.
Distance to shala: 3 min walk Garden Room: $40-$50/night Sea View Room: $25/night www.pondokbaruna.com
A modern-classic hotel in Nusa Lembongan, Locomotive is a new addition to this island. Features 10 well-equipped superior double rooms, all rooms are equipped with air-conditioning, international TV channel, hot showers, safety box, Wifi, and balcony. Their daily breakfast is healthy with many choices including eggs, fruit salad, coffee and tea. Locomotive is located in the heart of Jungu Batu village, near many restaurants, convenient stores, money changer, and local Warungs. It is also just 3-minute walk from the beach and 5 minute from the Arthamas Express Boat service.
Distance to shala: 5 min walk Superior room: $50/night www.locomotivelembongan.com
Home away from home, this garden style resort is far away from the busy streets. The villas have a contemporary atmosphere with a touch of Balinese décor. The rates include a welcome drink, daily breakfast, tax and service, and pick up service at Lembongan harbor. Enjoy their facilities including swimming pool, pool bar, restaurant, and free high-speed Wifi.
Distance to shala: 5 min walk Superior room: $34-$40/night Standard room: $26-$35/night http://www.jenggalalembongan.com/
On Nusa Lembogan, there is a range of healthy restaurants to choose from. Some of our favorites are the fresh-baked banana bread and fruit smoothies from Eco-Deli
; the vegetarian breakfast wraps and samosas from Tiger Lily
; the falafel wrap and acai bowl from Ginger & Jamu
; and the Quattro Formaggio pasta from Lemongrass
.If you love coffee, Eco-Deli and Ginger & Jamu serve specialty coffee such as lattes and cappuccino. Price is between USD 5-10. If you like local Balinese food, there are many Warungs where you can find nasi goreng and gado gado.Price is usually a little cheaper, ranging USD 3-5 per dish.
You will fly to Ngurah Rai Airport or Depensar International Airport (DPS) in Bali.Once there, you can take a 30-40 minute taxi ride to Sanur Harbour and catch the ferry to Nusa Lembongan. There are many boat operators; the Arthamas Express
will drop you right at the beach front of the yoga shala.Return ticket price: 40$
Other options are Rocky Boat Cruise
, Scoot Fast Cruise
and Glory Fast Boats
. Rocky Boat Cruise and Glory Fast Boats offer airport-hotel pick up and drop off.