Gili Trawangan, affectionately known by travellers as Gili T, is the largest and most famous of the three islands. Just a short thirty-minute boat ride from Lombok, boats depart directly from the northwest coast.
Gili T brings together the best of pristine, white sandy beaches and vivid nightlife. The island is home to bustling bars, restaurants, guesthouses and diving schools and you will find a mix of both backpackers and travellers searching for a party paradise. Due to the resort-style accommodation, it also caters well for families, with bungalows, villas and hotels on offer. Across the Gili Islands, motorised transport is not allowed, so rent a bicycle or take a horse cart to move across the land.
Just a two-hour wander on foot will take you around the entire island. There are two main beaches; North Beach, perfect for snorkelling and underwater life and Goodheart, being the main stretch. Many travellers visit Gili T specifically to learn how to dive, with a choice of dive centres along the shoreline and 18 dive sites surrounding the Gili Islands. Throughout the islands, there are 63 biorock structure projects set up, which help to preserve the coastline and regenerate reef and marine life
Gili T is an excellent base for exploring between the islands. By day, enjoy snorkelling, diving and stunning beaches and by night get involved in the nightlife scene with bar hopping and lounge bars coming to life. Plan your trip to Gili Trawangan to make the most of the island’s beach life, nightlife and activities.
Located in Gili Trawangan, 700 m from Gili Trawangan Art Market, Absolute Villa has a garden and rooms with free WiFi access. This property is situated a short distance from attractions such as Turtle Conservation Gili Trawangan and Gili Trawangan Harbour. Guests can dine in the in-house restaurant or relax in the bar.
At the hotel, all rooms include a terrace. The rooms include air conditioning, and some rooms have a balcony. The rooms come with a seating area.
A continental breakfast can be enjoyed at the property.
Absolute Villa offers an outdoor pool. The area is popular for cycling and hiking, and bike hire is available at the accommodation.
Sunset Point is 800 m from Absolute Villa, while North East Beach is a few steps away.
Boasting a beachfront location and an outdoor pool with a swim-up pool bar, Pearl of Trawangan is located on the beautiful island of Gili Trawangan. It also offers a second outdoor swimming pool which overlooks the garden and features a hot tub. Free WiFi is available in all areas.
The rooms at this resort feature rustic designs that embrace the tropical atmosphere. Each one is fitted with modern amenities like air conditioning, a flat-screen satellite TV with DVD player, an electric kettle and a fridge. The semi-open private bathroom has shower facility, free toiletries and hairdryer. Fresh towels and bed linens are also provided. Guests can enjoy views of the garden from the room. Views of the pool and beach are only available in the selected rooms.
Pearl of Trawangan is located only a few hundred yards away from Gili Trawangan's main promenade where guests can find multitude of restaurants and bars. The island's traditional market and boutiques are about 801 m away. The property offers speed boat transfers between the Gili Trawangan and Teluk Kodek in Lombok, which will only take 10 to 15 minutes. From there guests can catch a 2-hour drive to Lombok International Airport.
The staff at the 24-hour front desk are available to assist guests with bicycle rental, laundry requests, shuttle service, as well as airport transfer service at additional charges. The staff can also help guests to arrange for travel tickets day tours in Lombok, and activities like horse riding, diving, snorkeling, and fishing. Daily housekeeping service are available for free.
A 92 m walk from Gili Trawangan Harbor, Marc Hotel Gili Trawangan provides air-conditioned rooms in Gili Trawangan. The property is located next to Gili Trawangan Art Market and an 8-minute walk from Turtle Conservation Gili Trawangan. The accommodations offers a 24-hour front desk, a concierge service and buying tickets for guests.
All guest rooms in the resort are fitted with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and a seating area. There is a mattress menu where guests can choose from soft, medium, or hard.
Breakfast is available every morning, and includes à la carte and American options. There is an on-site restaurant, which serves Indonesian cuisine and also offers Halal and Vegetarian options.
Marc Hotel Gili Trawangan offers an outdoor pool. The area is popular for cycling, and bike hire is available at the accommodations.