Sheraton Belitung Resort: The Crown Jewel in a Precious Sea

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Aditya Purwanto

With pristine white-silica sand beaches, turquoise waters and lush greenery, this development is set to be the first 5-star eco resort on the paradisiacal Belitung island.

Located within a wildlife reserve, Sheraton Belitung Resort’s latest hotel plays host to travelers wishing to immerse themselves amidst nature’s splendor. Belitung Island is a part of the Bangka Belitung Islands Province, located off the eastern coast of Sumatra and surrounded by over 100 small islands, all decorated with white sand and granite rocks. The eco-resort is conveniently located 45-minutes away from H.A.S. Hanandjoeddin International Airport, and a short drive from the Black Rocks Golf Course located on the coast of Tanjung Kelayang – the heart of Belitung.

The resort features 164 spacious guest rooms and suites that offer captivating ocean, lagoon or garden views. Guest rooms are equipped with modern amenities including a 55inch LCD television, high-speed wireless internet, and premium bath essentials including a deep soaking bathtub. The resort also has 3 distinctive dining outlets that will delight guests with a wide variety of culinary experiences. Located on the beachfront is the Island Restaurant with all-day-dining that offers a delectable spread of international and local delicacies including Gangan and Mie Belitung, two island favourites. The Seafood Market Restaurant features long dining tables where guests can enjoy the freshest catch of the day directly from the local fisherman. The Blue Lagoon lounge and bar is an ideal spot for guests to enjoy locally inspired cocktails and light bites with mesmerizing ocean views.

For guests looking to maintain a fit and healthy lifestyle during their travels, the hotel features a 24-hour fully equipped Sheraton® Fitness centre and an outdoor infinity pool. The Shine Spa has an extensive menu of spa treatments that use only the finest ingredients from local plantations - allowing guests to wind down and recharge. The hotel features 7,480 square feet of event space that is ideal to host a range of business or social events and this includes 3 meeting rooms, each equipped with state-of-the-art equipment, high-speed internet access and the spacious Northern Light signature ballroom.