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White Sands Beach Resort

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White Sands Beach Resort

3 star hotel
Kelurahan Batukota, Kecamatan Lembeh Utara Kota Bitung, Sulawesi, Utara, North Sulawesi‬ 95361, Indonesia
12 rooms
FREE Internet

Eco Divers Lembeh

PADI 5 Star Dive Resort
Max 4 divers per guide

Package highlights

  • White Sands Beach Resort is a small boutique 5* PADI dive resort perched on the Lembeh Strait's only white sand beach, with 12 oceanfront cottages
  • The Strait plays host to a cornucopia of weird and wonderful creatures from ribbon eels to vibrant Mandarin fish
  • Moor over shallow black sandy slopes where seahorses and nudibranchs are in abundance
  • The dive guides leading you through this watery wonderland have worked with the BBC, Animal Planet and National Geographic
  • Truly a one-off opportunity for all photographers and anyone looking for the unusual and unseen
  • Soothe post-dive muscles at the traditional Indonesian spa, then watch the stars come out with your toes in the sand and a drink in hand
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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: 20%
  • 75 days before trip start: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

  • 20.0% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 52 days prior to arrival
  • 100.0% will be charged if you cancel less than 52 days prior to arrival

Explore diving around the White Sands Beach Resort

Dive Center


  • 16 divers maximum, ratio of 4 divers to 1 guide
  • Great conditions for underwater photographers and an abundance of unique macro life
  • Enjoy large, comfortable dive boats with a sundeck and WiFi
  • On-board hospitality and a hot buffet lunch between dives
  • The team are passionate about marine preservation and environmentally-friendly practices


Eco Divers Lembeh is a 5* PADI Dive Center situated directly on the Lembeh Strait. 

Conditions in the Lembeh Straight are ideal for underwater photographers and most life is found between four and 25 m. 

To make the most of these conditions, the dive shop has indoor camera room with work spaces.

The dive boats have a shaded area with comfy seating, a table for enjoying free snacks, fruit, tea or coffee, toilet, and large sundeck. Fresh towels are provided on board.



Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • Indonesian

Dive Center Facilities

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Onsite Training Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Waterfront Location
  • Dive Boat
  • Onsite Accommodation
  • Food & Drinks

Rental Equipment

  • Gauges
  • Compass
  • Large Cylinders (15L / 100 Cu. Ft.)
  • Aluminum Cylinders
  • Bcd
  • Dive Computer
  • Regulator
  • Flashlight
  • Mask & Snorkel
  • Full-Foot Fins
  • Wetsuit – 3Mm

Diving gear

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Nitrox ($)
  • Rental Equipment ($)
  • Filling Station

PADI® Courses Available

  • Intro Dives/Discover Scuba Diving
  • Scuba Refresher
  • Open Water Diver
  • Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Rescue Diver
  • Divemaster
  • Nitrox Certification
  • Underwater Photography
  • Deep Diver Certification
  • Night Diver
  • Boat Diver
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy

For your safety

  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • First Aid Kits
  • Vhf Radio

PADI membership level

  • Padi 5 Star Dive Resort

Resort Amenities

Food & drink

  • Private Dining
  • Buffet
  • A La Carte
  • Snacks All Day
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food
  • Gluten Free Food
  • Vegan


  • Beach Front
  • Restaurant
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Swimming Pool(S)
  • Garden
  • Lounge/Tv Area

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling


  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Cash (Usd)
  • Cash (Eur)
  • Cash (Local Currency)

Amenities & services

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Air-Conditioning

Wellness & Relaxation

  • Spa Facility
  • Massage Services

Great for families

  • Babysitting/Child Services

Resort Description

White Sands Beach Resort is a 5* PADI dive resort located in the muck diving capital of the world - a wonderland for macro-lovers and photographers.

This superb twelve-room boutique resort is the only resort in the Lembeh Strait with its own white sandy beach. Beyond the ocean-front cottages, in the heart of the Indonesian gardens, you'll find an open-sided bar, restaurant and relaxation lounge.

Due to its unique location, White Sand Beach Resort is the ideal base for any underwater photographer or macro enthusiast - if you love critters, there's no place like the Lembeh Straight. Spot frogfish, pygmy seahorses, pipefish, juvenile fish, decorator crabs and various squid species, as well as a good number wrecks and coral reefs.

The 5* PADI dive center is on site, offering a full range of course and easy access to the water. Soothe post dive muscles at the resort spa and refuel easily with your all-inclusive package.

How to get there


  • Transfers can be arranged from Manado (Sam Ratulangi International Airport) for an additional fee. 
  • The journey time is about 1 hour and check-in time is flexible.


  • Check out time is 12 pm. 
  • Return transfers can be arranged back to the airport for an additional fee.


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