Komodo Resort- we love this resort for many reasons, like the luxurious beachfront bungalows, delicious food and stunning sunset views. But the house reef is truly spectacular with colourful healthy corals, teaming with fish, and an occasional eagle ray or turtle passing by. Other sites, accessible by boat, provide opportunities see manta cleaning stations where one can often snorkel with several mantas, “Turtle City” which is just as the name suggests, reef sharks petrolling the shallows and more. Plus an oppertunity to see Komodo dragons in the wild!
Menjangan Dynasty Resort- this amazing luxurious beach glamping resort is set on a gorgeous beach right inside the Menjangan Marine Park, known as the best snorkelling area in Bali. We love it because of gorgeous shallow reef system full of brightly coloured fish! Combined with this stunning resort with infinity pool and sap, this resort offers everything a snorkelling holiday destination should.
Gangga Island resort- This tiny island off North Sulawesi is a stunning resort perched on a white beach woth reef-filled aqua seas as far as the eye can sea. The resort is relaxed, comfy and the pool area is lovely. The snorkelling is beautiful, with lots of shallow coral right outside the resort and easy boat access to Bunaken Marine Park, known for turtles, clear water and plunging walls.
Papua Paradise Eco Resort- set over a reef in the beautiful and famous Raa Ampat, the water bungalows are comfortable with breathtaking views, the house reef is lively, bright and full of fish, and the scenery is second to none. the area provides fantastic chances to snorkel with turtles, eels, manta rays and sharks, over some of the most biodiverse reef in the world. Simple beautiful. Also staying at this resort offers fantastic chances to view Birds of Paradise, Hornbills and other exotic birds in their natural environments.
Magic Ocean Resort- set in the Anda region of Bohol, Philippines, this quiet resort is surrounded by lush greenery. The house reef is an ideal snorkelling site, full of awesome creatures including seahorses, nudibranchs, frogfish and octopus. Nearby one can also explore mangroves, often used as a young fish nursery. From here one can go and see tarsias, the famed “Chocolate Hills of Bohol” and other sites.