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ECO BEACH TENT, BELITUNG: Where Nature Spoils You in Comfort

 

The Nomadic Tourism Concept as launched by Tourism Minister, Arief Yahya in March 2018 ,  that underscores the high mobility of  millennial tourists  today, has taken root in many Indonesian destinations. Across the archipelago, accommodations with nomadic concept have emerged, each with their own unique characteristics. The latest addition to this is the Eco Beach Tent that has sprung up at the beautiful Tanjung Kelayang Beach on Belitung Island, in the Bangka Belitung Province.

ECO BEACH TENT, BELITUNG: Where Nature Spoils You in Comfort

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For  accommodation, the Eco Beach Tent offers an exceptional experience to lounge  in a comfortable tent amidst the splendor of nature, yet complete with all facilities and services of a star-rated hotel.
Eco Beach Tent fills the niche for those who enjoy “Glamping” or Glamorous Camping which has rapidly caught on as a worldwide trending vacation style. Nowadays, many a tourist searches for unique experiences to get closer to nature, yet who still need first class services and facilities.  The Eco Beach Tent provides just that. Here, tourists are offered a relaxing green vacation concept as well as interact with locals in many activities.

ECO BEACH TENT, BELITUNG: Where Nature Spoils You in Comfort

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The resort has been designed, crafted, and built carefully, utilizing surrounding woods and other natural materials such as nipa palms, coconut leaves and dolken logs. By using local elements and respecting the existing environment, Eco Beach Tent has reduced its carbon footprint in transporting materials while adding more local value to the property without compromising on guest comfort. The 6 hectares Tent construction area is set to have minimum impact onlocal environment nor natural habitat. Many trees and green areas are being protected by minimizing vegetation clearing, excavation, and chemical substances.

The use of green building materials is particularly valued. Recycled materials are used for part of the roofs and furniture. Some furnishings have been handcrafted from waste timber from nearby constructions, to make valuable contribution to the environment by reducing wood consumption. Driftwood was also used for part of its artistic decorations.

ECO BEACH TENT, BELITUNG: Where Nature Spoils You in Comfort

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Each tent comes with a king sized bed, Air Conditioner, and a wide range of other 5 star hotel facilities, to accommodate up to 3 persons with an extra bed. Clean water is provided from a nearby spring. Each tent is also equipped with ensuite bathroom that features central waste-energy-hot-water system. Coir or coconut fiber, excess from the market, are collected to be an alternative for gas or electricity to heat  up  the water. The uneven floor in the bathroom was designed on purpose as health therapy.

Here, indigenous wisdom is highly applied in its hospitality that will definitely contribute to the distinct and unforgettable experience. The catch-of-the-day menu in the authentic local dining experiences are harvested using traditional fishing methods like the Bubu, the traditional fish trap system. The resort has also replaced disposable plastic straws with natural bamboo straws, which, aside from being more durable, also add to the natural touch in all details.

ECO BEACH TENT, BELITUNG: Where Nature Spoils You in Comfort

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To truly immerse yourself in this exceptional experience, guests are invited to participate in plenty of activities including in preparation of meals. Next to following the cooking process, guests will be taken to harvest fresh organic vegetables from a nearby field or join locals in catching fish using traditional methods.

To fully enjoy your time here, guests should also try the many water sport activities available, embark on thrilling land adventures, explore the unique local culture, or lounge on a secluded island. Eco Beach Tent also offers fishing experiences at Tanjung Kelayang Beach, a boat trip to the beautiful Kelayang Island, or enjoy breathtaking sceneries from the peak of Batu Baginda.

ECO BEACH TENT, BELITUNG: Where Nature Spoils You in Comfort

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To reach Eco Beach Tent, take a flight to the H.A.S Hanandjoeddin International Aiport in Tanjung Pandan, Belitung Island. Garuda now operates direct flights from Singapore to Belitung, while daily flights from Jakarta and other major cities in Indonesia are easily available.   From the airport, it takes about a 30-40 minutes’ drive by rental car or taxi before you reach ECO Beach Tent. Airport pickup is available on request from the airport.

ECO BEACH TENT, BELITUNG: Where Nature Spoils You in Comfort

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For more Information do log on to Eco Beach Tent’s Official Website: http://www.billitonhotel.com/billiton-beach-tent/

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