The heart shaped island of Pulo Cinta literally means love island, and this name is not derived solely from its heart shaped geography. Back when Celebes was part of the Dutch trading routes, the young Prince of Gorontalo fell in love with the daughter of a Dutch trader. Though their love was forbidden, they escaped to Pulo Cinta, where they were able to carry on their romance in secret, below the remote region’s breathtaking stars. Today, lovers and friends alike can enjoy this stunning paradise with the comfort of luxury accommodations and such modern amenities as electricity and running water.
History: The romantic getaway once provided safe haven to a forbidden love between the Prince of Gorontalo and the daughter of a Dutch trader.
Scenery: From the luxurious accommodations and pristine beach, guests can marvel at the endless horizon or be inspired by the blanket of stars above.
Privacy: The resort is set apart from society, and each of the accommodations perched overlooking the waters is separate from the others, providing guests with privacy and a sense of serenity.
Underwater Excursions: Whether snorkeling or diving, the resort is excellently located for underwater enthusiasts, with several pristine dive spots nearby.
With stunning panoramic views of the surrounding sea, all of the resort's luxury villas are built above the water surrounding the island and offer direct access to Pulo Cinta's pristine beach. The spacious living areas have full-height windows and private sundecks. All of the accommodations also offer such modern amenities as a 40” LED TV with international channels, a Wi-Fi connection, and a built-in audio system, all powered entirely by solar energy. Fresh water showers are available in every accommodation and organic toiletry products are on hand.
At 92 square meters, this cozy one bedroom villa is an ideal place for couple retreats. The living area, terrace, and dock are all comfortably furnished and the bedroom boasts a two-meter-wide super king-sized bed, presenting a multitude of opportunities to enjoy the surrounding beauty.
With two bedrooms, a living area, terrace, and dock, this spacious accommodation covers 156 square meters and is perfect for couples or friends travelling together. Both bedrooms are appointed with two-meter-wide super king beds.
The largest accommodation offered by the resort, this spacious villa features three bedrooms all appointed with two-meter-wide super king beds, allowing six people to comfortably stay together, enjoying the surrounding beauty. The cozy living area is an excellent place for gatherings and each room has its own private terrace.
Perhaps the greatest attraction the Pulo Cinta resort has to offer its simplicity, for its pristine beach, luxurious accommodations, and general aura of tranqulity allow guests to fully unwind and get in touch with one another, or themselves. Still, this is not to say that this tranquility is not carefully curated and maintained by a diligent staff who are always on hand, and even able to facilitate memorable snorkeling or scuba diving excursions to the pristine dive spots surrounding this scenic paradise.
Pulo Cinta's pristine, private beach is a wonderful place to relax, catch some much-needed sun, and enjoy the sounds and breeze of the gently rolling ocean waves.
Clear night skies on the remote island reveal unobstructed views of the galaxy that hangs above, inspiring awe in visitors to this remote paradise.
By dipping into Boalemo's crystal clear waters, guests can witness the gorgeous treasures below. Whether snorkeling of scuba diving, Pint Cinta is surrounded by numerous pristine dive sites that are waiting to be discovered, such as the renowned Salvador Dali Corals.
The resort offers one main restaurant. All meals are inclusive with every booking.
The resort’s open-air beachfront restaurant serves a variety of dishes that draw on traditional culinary concepts of Celebes, one of the largest islands of Indonesia, today known as Sulawesi, making each meal equal part cultural and gastronomical experience.
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