West Sumbawa Surf Resort, Indonesia
Balong-Balong Surf Bungalows and Restaurant, located in West Sumbawa, Indonesia, is the perfect set up for surfers looking to surf world class waves and experience an authentic Indonesian surf adventure. With local surf breaks like YoYos, Supersuck and Scar Reef only a short distance away, West Sumbawa caters to surfers of all experience levels: beginner, intermediate and advanced.
‘Balong’ is a common word in Bahasa Samawa, the local dialect of West Sumbawa, meaning beautiful or picturesque. Balong Balong takes that meaning to the next level, where our guests will get the chance to embrace the breathtaking, unspoilt tropical surrounds and sublime natural beauty that West Sumbawa has to offer.
Imagine pristine coral sand beaches perfect for fishing, swimming and diving. Head inland, and you’ll find raw, tropical wilderness ready to be explored on foot. Enjoy other fun-filled activities like golf, cycling, exploring the local community and discover the jungle lifestyle.
Our beachfront bungalows are a place to call home and are ideal for all travellers, from globe trotters to groups of friends and even young families. The restaurant and bar overlooking the bay offer a selection of Western and local cuisines prepared by our resident chef.
Escape the hustle and bustle of city life and enjoy an authentic West Sumbawa experience like no other!
Balong-Balong is located in close proximity to some of the most consistent swell options in Indonesia.
- Yoyos – the swell magnet all year round
- Supersuck – thick left hander known for its barrels
- Scar Reef – one of Sumbawa’s best waves
Explore more surfing options at Tropicals, Benete and Northern Rights, all catering to every surfer skill level.
We have four, brand new, absolute beachfront bungalows, comprising of 9 spacious rooms all with king size beds, plus, a two-bedroom suite option perfect for families or small groups that can also be rented as separate rooms. Our bungalows are architecturally designed, built by local craftsmen and offer luxury creature comforts such as private en-suite bathrooms, air conditioning, gas hot water and private balconies.
Best beachfront location in area. Value for money accommodation, Bintangs and tunes with incredible sunsets. Lots of big old shade trees open to sea breeze to hang a hammock on… Staff are always helpful… Fantastic breakfast with open vistas of entire bay… Every year I go there’s a fresh litter of cute new puppies to play with… Love the location, Love the staff, Love the laid back vibe, Love this place, I can’t stop coming back every year!
Amazing location, friendly staff, right on the beach, value for money.
Beachfront Surf Resort
Our beachfront bungalows are perfect for all travellers, from globe trotters to groups of friends and even young families. The restaurant and bar overlooking the bay offer a selection of Western and local cuisines prepared by our resident chef.