Marriott’s Rustic Bleisure Concept Debuts in Indonesia
Marriott has opened its first luxury tented camp resort in tropical Bintan Island as part of Tribute Portfolio footprint
August 4, 2019
Natra Bintan, inspired by its Arabic origins equating happiness and tranquility, is a new glamping experience that brings to life the concept of being one with nature. A total of 100 safari-themed tents welcome vacationers and those just taking a break from daily stressors with spacious, thoughtfully designed glamping accommodations with garden patios, four-poster beds and climate controlled interiors. Tents are also equipped with LCD TVs and Wi-Fi connections that allow guests to keep in touch with their lives in this the remote and exotic location.
Natra Bintan spreads through idyllic Chill Cove at Treasure Bay, the island’s premier leisure destination offers a stunning water lagoon and numerous pools from which to enjoy a wide range of water sports. Natra sits directly on the Crystal Lagoon, an expansive man-made seawater lagoon. Water activities include family-friendly bumper boat-rides, fun slides and wakeboarding action.
The all-day dining option, Patio, offers a view of the tranquil lagoon, and makes a good spot to relish refreshing cocktails and sunsets. Natra Bintan also provides a unique experience for team bonding retreats, as well as corporate events and weddings with the serene saltwater lagoon as the backdrop to their special events.
The island is well-known for its high-end resorts, world-class golf courses, and magnificent coastal beauty. Natra Bintan can be easily reached with daily ferry service ride every day, arriving at Bandar Bentan Telani Port in Lagoi from Tanah Merah Port (Singapore), or at Sri Bintan Pura in Tanjung Pinang from Berjaya Waterfront (Johor Baru, Malaysia) and Telaga Punggur (Batam, Indonesia). Daily flights from Jakarta are available to Raja Haji Fisabilillah Airport in Tanjung Pinang. Guests can transfer to the resort through The Canopi’s complimentary services to and from the Bandar Bentan Telani Port.
Natra will also offer guests an “all inclusive” package that include adventure, nature, pampering and culinary offerings, with secret spots, must-sees and can’t-miss independent design touches.
“Tribute Portfolio invites guests to stay with character and the exciting opening of Natra Bintan gives travelers the opportunity to experience the destination in a new and engaging way, by being up close with nature,” said Mike Fulkerson, Vice President, Brand & Marketing, Asia Pacific. “Being situated in the picturesque Chill Cove, this is the ideal place for a family’s or couples’ holiday.”