The Sanchaya

Location: Sumatra, Bintan & Islands | Indonesia

Price guide: £££££ £200-£350 per person per night

A magnificent luxury beachfront estate, The Sanchaya is an exciting new arrival in Bintan. Fusing contemporary chic with colonial charm, this hotel celebrates the opulence and beauty of South East Asian culture. Surrounded by unspoilt beaches and lush rainforests, The Sanchaya offers the ultimate secluded tropical escape.
Perfect forCouples and families seeking a relaxing escape on one of Indonesia’s most beautiful and serene islands.
In the knowThe Sanchaya’s staff are trained by the British Butler Institute, such is their dedication to offering the ultimate in personalized customer service.

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Hotel Overview


The Sanchaya is spread over 1,300 hectares overlooking the pristine waters of Lagoi Bay in northern Bintan.

Rooms at The Sanchaya

Furnished with hand-picked treasures and artefacts from around South East Asia, The Sanchaya’s 21 private villas and nine suites are themed in colonial splendour. Expect breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean from the Great House suites, and traditional, Thai-inspired luxury from the spacious Leelawadee villas.

Food and facilities

The Sanchaya’s restaurants reflect the diversity of South East Asia’s culinary offerings, from light bites overlooking the beach at The Salon & Library to the Bangkok street cuisine-inspired Tasanee Grill.

Activities at The Sanchaya

Explore the depths of the rainforest and learn about the island’s wildlife on a mangrove discovery tour, or marvel at centuries-old temples on the neighbouring islands of Senggarang and Penyengat. Alternatively, indulge in an Indonesian-inspired spa treatment, using healing plants from the resort’s very own garden.

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