Situated on a palm-fringed white sand beach, Murex Bangka offers a true Robinson Crusoe style experience. If you were dreaming of a remote island getaway, exceptional service, and wonderful diving Bangka should at the top of your list.
Murex Bangka is around a 60 minute car journey and 20 minute boat ride from Manado International Airport which receives flights from all major Indonesian cities including Bali and Jakarta as well as international flights from Singapore.
Late afternoon and evening arrivals are possible but are dependent on sea conditions. If a transfer is not possible they will accommodate you in Murex Manado overnight and transfer you to Bangka Island the next morning.
Murex Bangka is the only resort on Bangka Island able to offer hot water showers and air conditioning.
Highlights of Bangka
An explosion of colour and kaleidoscopic soft corals. Bangka dive sites are a sensory overload where the pristine reefs are teeming with life. Pelagics and critters, Bangka has it all!
Unique species include resident dugongs, dolphins and pilot whales, several species of pygmy seahorse, harlequin and tiger shrimps, blue ring, mimic, reef and wonderpus octopus, ghost pipefish, Ambon scorpionfish, frogfishes, turtles, reef sharks, eagle rays, tuna, great barracuda, schooling fish including snappers, fusiliers, cardinals and mackerel.
Power operates in the rooms from 5pm – 7am and in the restaurant and camera room during lunch time hours.