Flores is a small Island in Indonesia, which is becoming more and more popular amongst international tourists. With its tropical beauty and superb beaches, excellent diving spots and abundant wildlife - among others the Komodo dragons - Flores is the perfect place to start an adventure, or experience eco-tourism at its finest. Named “flowers” by Portuguese colonists, the island is a true paradise and home to active volcanoes, pristine beaches and lakes, exotic marine life, mangrove shores, spectacular rice terraces and an amazing culture. Flores’ tourism is still in its infancy, and this is the place to go for some off-the-beaten track hikes and walks. Flores is home to a growing number of accommodation opportunities, such as home stays, bed and breakfasts and resorts.
This small, pretty cabin is located near the colored Kelimutu Crater Lakes and just a short motorbike ride or walk away from Moni village, where you can find many restaurants. The cabin is mostly made from bamboo, and you will truly be able to get an experience of Indonesian culture and lifestyle. The Geckos is ideal for couples, families or solo travelers, and additional beds can be added to the room. For a small additional fee, the host family will be happy to cook local food for you.
The Geckos Homestay // Room 1Kelimutu, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
Top guest reviewsbeds are good and a mosquito net is presentawesome open air shower room and clean bedroomsbathroom was super cool and had hot showeri especially enjoyed the (almost) outside shower :)good breakfast in the morning with fresh fruit and great coffeevery clean room shower and toileta clean and simple room in the mountainseverything is clean and the food lopes made was amazingwe had small simple clean room right next to the great outdoor showerthe house itself is nice clean and comfortable
Host:lopez was a fantastic hostlopez is a great hostlopez is a great hostthey are wonderful hostthe host were exceptionally hospitable and friendlyRead more reviewsreally nice homestay very close to moninice location to spent some wonderful daysthe place is not that close to the village of moni but a 30 minutes walk is niceand the place is in a beautiful locationyou have peaceful seclusion and are in walking distance to the main village life
This beautiful cabin is built in the traditional way with coconut wood, bamboo and grass. It’s the perfect getaway for couples, or a quiet place for artists to let their creativity flow. The cabin is located 27 kilometers (16 miles) east of Maumere, and right by the water. The place is spacious and offers accommodation for up to four people. From here you can enjoy spectacular views over other islands - especially when you are standing on the upstairs viewing deck! There are two bedrooms, one of them with a queen-sized bed, and the other one with two single beds. Guests also have access to the main house, including the kitchen. There is a small restaurant nearby, where you can experience the delicious Indonesian cuisine.
The Sleepy Lagoon Beach HouseWodong Beach, via Maumere, Flores, NTT, Indonesia
Top guest reviewsthe outside bathroom and shower are charming and the beds have mosquito netseverything was clean and felt spaciousthe house is very spacious and offers all the comfort you could expect
Host:fredh was so helpful and attentive and made sure that everything about my stay was perfectthank you for hosting us - we enjoyed a perfect holidayjen and fredh were very responsive and helpfuljen was very accommodating and made extra effort to make sure everything was in orderwe were greeted by fredh the house groundskeeper who was very helpful attentive and spoke english wellRead more reviewsgreat house on a lovely locationgreat location and great place to staythe house and location are stunningly tropical and beautifulit was great to have lena's house so close by for lunch dinner and motorbike rentalthis place is remarkable well designed perfectly serviced its paradise on earth
Just next to the picturesque bay of Labuan Bajo, you can find Villa Seirama Alam. From here, you can enjoy stunning views over the harbor and neighboring islands. It is especially nice to be here for sunset. The villa has several rooms for rent, and can therefor provide accommodation to families or larger groups. There is a kitchen available for your use, as well as internet access and parking on the premises. Even a traditional Indonesian breakfast is included in the price! There are a couple of restaurants nearby, and the main street is a short walk away.
Villa Seirama Alam - Labuan Bajo
Top guest reviewsspectacular view and delicious breakfastwi-fi was super fastthe room had and ensuite and the house has a beautiful view overlooking the townthe view of the sunset from the bedroom is breath taking it's very quiet and comfortablebeautiful setting very spacious private area amazing view from the roomtowels and linens were provided and cleanthe villa is great and very clean and comfortablethe house is very clean and so pleasant to staythe house is clean and exactly as presented in the picturesnice and clean accomodation with a beautiful view
Host:staff was incredibly helpfulstaff was very eager to make us feel welcomedgreat service from the house staffgreat hospitality as well from the staffthe staff is lovely welcoming and very helpfulRead more reviewsalso perfect located with only 10min short walk to the town centergreat location for some peace and quieteasy access to town centre via 10 mins walk or rpanother great stay at volker's placewe can find everything we needed there so the place is really well located
The Bintang Flores Hotel has its own private beach, a waterfront pool and a diving counter. Set in tropical surroundings, this is the perfect gateway to experience Indonesia’s nature. The hotel is 1.6 kilometers (1 mile) away from Flores Harbor, and it is just a short drive to the ferry terminal. Many dive spots can be accessed from here, and also the famous Mirror Cave is just in the neighborhood. You can enjoy breakfast in the outdoor Kelimutu Coffee Shop.
Laprima Hotel Flores is located in Labuan Bajo, on Pede Beach, just a 10-minute drive away from the ferry terminal and the bus station. The hotel features a pool, spa, a 24-hour restaurant serving local and international dishes and a fitness centre. All rooms are air-conditioned, and are equipped with ensuite bathrooms. Guests will certainly love the scenic views of the surrounding Komodo National Park, and the pristine sandy beaches which are just at the hotel’s doorstep.
The Puri Sari Beach Hotel offers amazing views of the surrounding landscapes, and features an outdoor swimming pool. The hotel is only a short drive away from the airport and the harbor, and you can take a boat ride to visit the nearby Komodo Island which is home to the famous Komodo Dragons. All rooms are equipped with ensuite bathrooms, a balcony or terrace, and are air-conditioned. Parking is available on the premises and the in-house restaurant serves international and local dishes.
This beautiful beach house is located in Larantuka and offers beautiful views overlooking the sea. This privately owned beach house has three bedrooms and offers space for up to six people. Internet, parking, and laundry facilities are available and the house is equipped with air-condition. For a small additional fee, you will be served breakfast, and the family is always happy to assist you with tour bookings to nearby islands, diving trips, trekking, or historical tours. This is the perfect place for families or bigger groups.
3-Bedroom Beach House in Larantuka
Price: from 81 USD
Number of Guests: 6
Situated at Labuan Bajo Beach you can find the luxurious Jayakarta Suites Komodo Flores. It is surrounded by tropical greenery, and just a short drive away from the airport. The hotel features an outdoor pool, a spa, a concierge desk and free WiFi. All rooms have private bathrooms and most offer stunning views of the sea. Breakfast is included in the price, and there’s a coffee shop and a bar nearby. This is the perfect place for a romantic getaway.
Flores - the island that you should not miss out on during your trip to Indonesia
This small island is a hidden gem in Indonesia’s archipelago. It has only recently got on the radar of international tourists, and you will be able to find unspoiled nature, off-the-beaten-track adventures, abundant wildlife and pristine beaches at this beautiful destination. So we think it’s time to start planning your getaway.
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