Better to see something once than to hear about it a thousand times. Situated on Bintan's island's white sandy shores, The Sanchaya is a magnificent beachfront escape that will instantly relieve and revitalize mind, body, and soul. With colonial-inspired features and a picturesque, stately atmosphere, the property is a sight to see. Between breathtaking views of the South China Sea, a stunning white powder beach, delectable dining experiences, refined service standards, unique wellness activities, and 29 immaculate private suites and villas, it’s no wonder The Sanchaya has won numerous awards, including “Top Resorts in Asia” in Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers Choice Awards 2017. Retreat to your private suite or villa, each featuring exquisite interiors, upscale amenities, and views of the ocean or lagoon.
Featuring - Head to the Olympic-sized infinity pool to relax on submerged lounge chairs and enjoy Bakul – a service that provides towels, still and sparkling water, after-sun gel, and a cold face towel. Enjoy turn-down service, morning yoga, and à la carte breakfast, Play croquet, paddleboard, or explore the estate gardens, Indulge at the Indonesian-inspired spa with natural experiences and treatments using a fresh menu of organic scrubs. The Sanchaya is just an hour away from Singapore but feels worlds apart from the big city's bright lights. Steeped in tradition and tranquility, it's an escape from the everyday.
Villa & Suites - A private beachfront estate. 29 villas and suites and a stunning private residence with unparalleled views of the ocean. A memory worth making. Feel instantly relaxed with a step into the estate’s 29 awe-inspiring villas and suites. Each guestroom boasts elegant and inspiring designs with unbelievable details. All rooms feature Egyptian cotton linens, a pillow menu, espresso machine, Lefroy Brooks bathtubs and walk-in showers, Aesop luxury bath products, and Apple TV and iPad with a wide selection of movies and music. Suites offer balconies or verandas and direct beach access. Larger groups and longer stays can opt for the Two-Bedroom villa with its spacious layouts and sumptuous furnishings. Leelawadee and Vanda Villa are spacious villas set around private pools with verandas, private kitchens, dining rooms, and incredible ocean views. Enjoy daily turn-down service with hot chocolate, fruit, and cookies, along with the most upstanding hospitality and service. In-villa dining and 24-hour room service are also available if you don’t feel like leaving your quarters.
Dining - With four dining options at The Sanchaya, there's an option for whatever mood you're in. Relax with an indulgent meal complete with wine pairings or grab something while lounging by the pool. Each spot has its own unique character, amazing views, and Indonesian details to make an unforgettable experience. The Dining Room - Gaze out to sweeping views of the ocean and beautiful infinity pool. At the same time, you enjoy a menu boasting contemporary European and Indonesian delicacies for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. With a “resort chic” dress code, this all-day eatery has a gorgeous environment with French doors, rattan chairs, wood accents, and linen curtains.
"Tasanee Grill" - Dine at this al fresco grill, which sits along the expansive infinity pool overlooking the resort. Feel inspired by looking at the unique and delicious menu inspired by Bangkok’s vibrant street food scene. "The Bar" - Complete with tufted-leather couches and deep, rich color palettes, this refined bar exudes a sophisticated old-world ambiance. Explore the extensive cigar collection, enjoy the delights of a classic afternoon tea, or indulge in the resident mixologist's expertise making custom tableside cocktails. "Decanter" - Breathtaking ocean views pair perfectly with the exclusive and impressive wine list at this glass-walled wine bar. Sip on a collection of award-winning wines from boutique vineyards worldwide as the estate sommelier delights you with pairings and expertise. This intimate space is also perfect for private parties.
Activities - Find a golf course nearby and a Bintan traditional fishing tour in the fishing village of Trikora. Honor the culture and magnificent history with a visit to 500 Lohan Temples and the Banyan Tree Temple. Take a stroll in the expansive tropical gardens, rise and shine with a morning yoga class, or head to the Indonesian-inspired spa to experience everything The Sanchaya has to offer. If you’re feeling active, play croquet on the manicured lawn or bocce ball on the beach. Take to the water and try stand-up paddleboarding or lounge at the Olympic-sized infinity pool.