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Kura Kura Divers Lodge

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Kura Kura Divers Lodge

3 star hotel
Menyawakan Island, Karimunjawa, Jepara, Central Java, 50149, Indonesia
16 rooms
FREE Internet

Kura Kura Resort

PADI dive center
Max 4 divers per guide

Package highlights

  • Beautiful air-conditioned rooms with rainfall shower beds and mattresses made especially for Kura Kura Divers Lodge
  • Our bespoke 2.8m pool offers superb opportunities for dive training - many resorts in the area do not have this facility
  • Stunning location - just a three-minute walk from Amed Beach and eight minutes on foot from Amed
  • Superb shore diving is on your doorstep, as well as the amazing 50m Jemeluk Wall (often featuring napoleon wrasse, sharks and bumphead parrotfish) 
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Booking process


Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot


We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final


You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment & cancellation

Payment terms

  • Now: 0%
  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 15%
  • 60 days before trip start: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

  • 5.0% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 37 days prior to arrival
  • 55.0% will be charged if you cancel between 37 and 14 days prior to arrival
  • 100.0% will be charged if you cancel less than 14 days prior to arrival

Explore diving around the Kura Kura Divers Lodge

Best dive sites in Bali

USAT Liberty – Bali’s most famous dive site offers a chance to see schools of bumphead parrotfish, black sand muck diving, and a coral encrusted wreck. The USAT (United States Army Transport) Liberty was awaiting repairs on the shore when lava flow from an erupting Mount Agung pushed her back into the water where she now lays on her side. Starting at just over five meters and extending down to 30 meters, this wreck is a marine life hotspot. Look out for barracuda, turtles, pygmy seahorses on fans, numerous species of nudibranch, sting rays and a wealth of critters. Gili Tepekong – These magnificent rock pinnacles are encrusted with a vibrant mix of hard and soft corals and offer stunning underwater topographies ranging from walls and slopes to canyons and swim-throughs. Biomass here is exceptional with hoards of fish occupying the reef. It's a great site for spotting reef sharks and seasonal Mola Mola. Due to mild-strong currents, Gili Tepekong is an advanced dive site and is recommended for experienced divers. Gili Selang – Starting out on the black sand slope you’ll be impressed by the variety of nudibranch and other macro critters as you head down to the top of the reef. The reef and wall offer gorgonian fans, rope sponges, branching corals, occasional bommies, colorful soft corals and barrel sponges in the deeper areas. Look out for moray eels, trevally, cuttlefish and pygmy seahorses camouflaged in the fans with schooling fusiliers and passing pelagics in the blue. Due to mild-strong currents, Gili Selang is an advanced dive site and is recommended for experienced divers. Eel Garden – This is a beautiful dive site which takes its name from a sandy ridge, populated by hundreds of garden eels that sway to and fro in the plankton rich currents. This is a diverse dive site where you can spot pelagics and a wealth of critters on the reefs and sandy slopes. Underwater Temple – Also known as “Temple Garden” or “Taman Pura” this site is an artificial reef designed to look like a traditional Balinese temple. There are sunken stone statues of Buddha and Ganesha behind ornate Balinese gateways. If there was ever a site that reflected Balinese spiritualism underwater, this is it! Bali is home to innumerable dive sites which offer diverse topographies and marine life. Other notable sites in Bali include: Coral Gardens, Napoleon Reef, Secret Bay, Jemeluk Bay and Blue Lagoon.
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Dive Center


  • PADI 5 star resort 
  • Always English/Dutch/French speaking instructors available
  • Equipment is the top quality brands and gets yearly upgrades
  • Boat and shore dives available
  • Active support of environmental projects.


Kura Kura Divers Lodge is home to Bali Reef Divers.

Having the dive center in house adds many benefits to your holiday. You can just walk up to the shop and get started for the day.

The 2.6 m deep hotel pool provides for excellent conditions for people to learn (a benefit that 80% of other dive centers around us do not have.

Multi-lingual instructors and experienced dive guides combine with our 12 years of experience in the area to make us one of the leading dive centers in Amed.


Languages spoken

  • English
  • Dutch
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Mandarin

Dive Center Facilities

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Onsite Training Pool
  • Onsite Classroom
  • Retail Shop

Dive boat facilities

  • Ladder
  • Seating Area
  • Drinking Water
  • Shaded Space

Diving gear

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • 15L Tanks Available
  • Nitrox ($)
  • Rental Equipment (Free)

PADI® Courses Available

  • Intro Dives/Discover Scuba Diving
  • Open Water Diver
  • Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Rescue Diver
  • Nitrox Certification

For your safety

  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • First Aid Kits
  • Vhf Radio

PADI membership level

  • Padi Dive Resort

Resort Amenities

Great for families

  • Board Games


  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Cash (Local Currency)

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling
  • Pool/Snooker
  • Darts

Amenities & services

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Air-Conditioning

Food & drink

  • A La Carte
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food


  • Lounge/Tv Area

Resort Description

Kura Kura divers Lodge is a brand new, super comfortable dive resort in Amed, opened in September 2020.

The Lodge has 16 rooms, a 2.6m deep diving pool, fully-equipped dive center and our bar which is a great spot for great comfort food, pizzas, an extensive beer selection, sports, a game of pool and awesome music playlists.

All rooms come with AC, hot water, a private terrace/balcony with day bed and a cool room lay out. Super comfy mattresses (custom made for Kura Kura Divers Lodge) and high-quality bed fittings make for a great night of sleep.

There is plenty of space around the pool to relax, enjoy a drink with friends, get a tan or simply take a plunge and cool down!

Kura Bar is an awesome place to hang out with friends, featuring gorgeous food from around the world. We set out to offer amazing tasting dishes, mixing up Asian, Indonesian and European flavors. Nothing fancy, just great in quality and super tasty. 

Their pizzas are probably the best in Amed (formerly made at Reef Bar, now moved to Kura Kura and with extended menus - still the same great taste and quality, if not improved). Expect different music playlists daily, covering different styles of music, different continents, different eras. Join us for some board games, to watch your favorite sporting event, for a game of pool, for some of the many (craft) beers on offer or for movie nights.

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How to get there


  • The closet International airport Ngurah Rai Despensar in Bali
  • Airport/local hotel and harbour transfer can be organized for an addional charge 
  • The distance from the airport is around 80 km
  • Check in time is from 01.00 pm



  • Check out time is at 12.00 pm
  • Once you have checked out at reception you can make your own to your next destination or join the resort transfer back to the airport for an additional charge


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