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Nias


PRESENTATION

Nias Island sits off the west coast province of North Sumatra, Indonesia. 
Lagundri Bay is situated 48 nautical miles north of the equator with tropical weather and temps averaging around 30 degrees. 
The bay’s surrounding hills and valleys tend to make for constant, steady and daily offshore wind conditions. 
The geographical position of the SSW facing Lagundri bay picks up all ocean swells. 
 
As you enter the front gate of KabuNohi Sorake you instantly feel like you’ve entered a very special tropical oasis. 
The unique building structures, local artifacts and vegetation offer an instant impression of paradise and the quality of the resort is immediately obvious. 
KabuNohi Sorake is a ‘hand-made resort’ and the first upscale resort in Nias.
It is fair to say that the Sorake surf point is the safest readily assessable and consistent high quality surf break along the west coast of Sumatra

At KabuNohi Sorake, our passion is surfing!  

Besides having the prime point wave on your doorstep, there are also other surf options in the immediate area.
Several of these locations may depend on your surfing/waterman skills and in our immediate vicinity there are locations that work on variety of conditions.
 
We have local guides to accompany you on sightseeing excursions to experience the Niasian culture and sites.
Nias has an old and colorful history and head hunting and slave trade was prevalent in this region.
The south of Nias was inhabited by hard warriors and dominating kings of the hilltop villages.
The unique architecture of these villages can be still seen today.

KabuNohi Surf House Package  

 -Au$ 980 pp

-7 night 

-Surfer package + Medan Stopover & Domestic flight package from AU$325pp (twin)
On the first floor of the main house is a large room that will sleep up to 4 guests in fan cooled comfort and features a 4 x single beds 
or configured otherwise for families who like to stay together. 
Guests in KabuNohi Surf House have their own private bathroom with hot water and another dressing room area for luggage/clothes storage. 
This is very comfortable for single surfers or families looking to stay together, rather than having to book several bungalows.  
Those on a budget can still enjoy the KabuNohi Sorake experience at very reasonable rates. 
The centrepiece upstairs is a huge relaxing lounge area for use of KabuNohi Surf House guests to kick back and enjoy the ambiance of this traditional wooden building. 
This is a fantastic space to relax. Guests can walk downstairs for drinking water, fruit, tea & coffee.

Standard Bungalow Package  

Au$ 1260 pp
-7 night 
Surfer package + Medan Stopover & Domestic flight package from AU$325pp
The 2 Standard bungalows are almost identical to the deluxe bungalows however slightly smaller with 19m2 Air-Conditioned bedrooms. 
Standard bungalows enjoy the same luxury tropical indoor/outdoor bathroom of the deluxe bungalows. 
These bungalows overlook the gardens and are in close proximity to the main bar/dining/kitchen/reception area where guests can help themselves to fruit, 
drinking water and tea & coffee.

Deluxe Bungalow Package  

Au$1400 pp
-7 night 
-Surfer package + Medan Stopover & Domestic flight package from AU$325pp
Our 2 Deluxe bungalows offer panoramic views over the gardens and the bay beyond (Rice bowl section of the wave). 
The Air-Conditioned Deluxe bedrooms are 25m2 with an attached private indoor/outdoor tropical bathroom. 
The handmade timber furnishings, decor and original artworks compliment the natural environment 
and you are instantly immersed in your own tropical hideaway as you enter the private and Deluxe zone of the resort. 
A gate divides the deluxe zone from the standard bungalow area and there is a private kitchen area with fridge, 
drinking water, dispensing and tea/coffee making facilities for use by deluxe guests.
Fruit and other snacks will be replenished daily for Deluxe package guests.
 

Packages  

You need to arrive Medan (KNO) the day before you check-in to KabuNohi Sorake Resort and depart Medan (KNO) no earlier than 6pm on the day you check-out from 
Sorake.  We will arrange a VIP stopover package including 1 night in Medan at the 5 star JW Marriot Hotel in Medan and domestic flights to/from Nias. 
See FAQ’s for more useful information.
 
KabuNohi Sorake packages are all inclusive of the following: 
Meet and greet and return airport transfers Guningsitoli airport (Nias) to KabuNohi Sorake Resort, Accommodation (3 categories available), 
All meals including snacks, unlimited filtered drinking water, tea & local coffee.
Surfer packages include services of a local surfguide for personal intro to the main break and guided trips to other breaks within 1 hours drive. 
* Boat trips at additional cost arranged directly at the resort.

Deluxe and Standard Bungalow packages can be booked as: 
Single -Sole use, Double/Twin share, Triple share or with 2 Adults and 1 child (max. 1 child and 1 infant) per bungalow sharing with 2 adults.
 
KabuNohi Surf House package:
If you are a solo traveler and don’t want to pay for sole use of a bungalow package then this is a great affordable option. 
Book a bed on a willing to share basis with max. 4 guests. 
For families looking for a more affordable option, take SOLE USE of the KabuNohi Surf house by paying for min. 4 spaces (eg: 2 adults/2 kids).