Mentawai Surf Resort
No other Mentawai surf resort is better positioned to reach such a wide range of surf spots. 70% of the Mentawai Islands renowned waves are accessible form Aloita and five world class waves are within a ten minute speedboat ride. Not to mention there is a perfect fun left hander right outside our beachfront resort.
Mentawai Islands Surf Info
The Mentawai Islands are considered one of the most consistent and diverse surfing destinations on the planet.
Between April and October the Mentawai islands receive constant swells. Shoulder season months generally have smaller swells but are also less crowded. Waves are mostly in the two to six foot range depending on the spot.
Our surf package costs 60 USD per day per person and includes 2 daily speedboat surf sessions (morning and afternoon) with our experienced surf guide. Mentawai Surf Tax is not included. To optimise your experience, we limit the number of surfers to 16 at our resort.
70% of waves in the Mentawai islands can be accessed within 1 hour by speedboat from Aloita. Telescopes is only 10 minutes away!
Our home wave, a forgiving and fun left hander, is 10 minute walking distance from the resort and is suitable for all levels, including beginners.
Playgrounds area and HTs are reachable with an extra charge.
Optional surf photography packages are available.
Mentawai Surf Map
SURF MENTAWAI - TELESCOPES
Get To Know Our Mentawai Surf Spots
Ombak Tikus - Home Wave
Take a quick 10 minute walk along our pristine beach and you will find our home wave, a forgiving and fun left hander which is suitable for all levels, including beginners.
Telescopes is world class wave that is only 10 minutes away by speedboat. It is one of the best left handers in Indonesia and is one of the most picture perfect waves in the world.
Icelands is a heavy left that wraps into the western bay of Pototoga Island and can hold real size. There is a lot of water moving over the reef at the take-off, so its best left for those with more experience.
Hookers is a left hander that can be playful to challenging depending on the size, tide and swell direction. It's a very close to Aloita and rarely busy.
Suicides is an appropriately named shallow left-hander which passes over live coral heads. It can be difficult to catch and requires adequate experience and the right conditions.
Scare Crows is a beautiful left-hander with a good chance to get barrelled. It is best when surfed at high tide to escape the shallow reef. This wave is near the neighbouring island of Pittojat Island.
Ombak Tidur a right handers that is also close to Aloita. When the wave is bigger it can be a challenging and may require a bigger board.
Seven palms is great spot when there is not a lot of swell. If this spot doesn't have a wave nowhere nearby will. It's a left hander that breaks from 2-4 feet and can get up to 5 feet.
No matter if you are a total beginner or already more experienced, Aloita’s home wave is ideal for learning or improving your surfing.
From theory on the beach to practice in the water, one of our experienced surf instructors will guide you step by step.
Optional surf photography packages available.
About Aloita Resort
Aloita is a beachfront Mentawai surf resort which is minutes away from world class surf breaks and hours away from distractions. Come visit our Mentawai surf resort to slow down, explore nature and connect with yourself. Whether you are a seasoned surfer or just starting out Aloita has a wave with your name on it. Our resort features other activities including snorkeling, trekking, SUP and daily yoga when you want to take a break from the breaks. Aloita is a family friendly resort that offers a wide-range of activities so that anyone can come and enjoy what the Mentawai Islands are renowned for.
Ready to book an unforgettable experience at our Mentawai surf resort?
Availability during certain times of the year is limited. Book now to secure your spot.