Located in the midst of Karimunjawa Archipelago and offering one of the largest lagoons of the area, Menjawakan is a very green, private tropical island 22 hectars large, of extroardinary beauty which is exclusively occupied by Kura Kura Resort.
Situated between Java and Borneo, and still unknown to mass tourism, Karimunjawa Archipelago is a National Marine Park composed of 27 islands which still offers the feeling of a natural and remote beauty. The exceptional location of Kura Kura Island places our guests in the midst of the Archipelago, giving them the opportunity to visit and enjoy the rare beauty of the surrounding islands with their pristine white, unspoiled beaches fringed with palm trees, and the amazing colours of the sea while staying in rare comfort.
Kura Kura Resort offers 18 spacious and luxurious Pool Villas (320 sq mt) including 2 family Pool Villas (600 sq mt) settled among the beautiful Royal palm trees, and 15 sea view Cottages.
Kura Kura Resort Restaurant welcomes you in an elegant atmosphere with its open dining section around the Pool by mixing a blend of contemporary style and tradition with touches of local taste and elegance in the choosing of furniture and materials. The Restaurant specializes in local seafood - freshly caught lobster, prawns and fish bought directly from the fishing boats each morning. Our Chefs are at disposal to cater to your individual desires and to create culinary masterpieces using the best of fresh local products.
The resort has an excellent dive centre and staff have has discovered several dive sites that are in good to excellent condition. Karimunjawa has a very easy diving, with no currents, amazing reefs, huge seafans, wrecks, a good variety of fish species: nudibranches, bumphead parrot fish, barracuda, mackerel and all the reef fish! The icing on the cake is for sure the night dive at the house reefs, where the coral starts to be populated from all the critters that you won't see in the day time, such as shrimp, crabs, flat worms, bamboo sharks, cuttlefish, squid, octopus and the famous blue ringed octopus!
There is also a private island available for one night during your stay for anyone interested in a Robinson Crusoe experience with a hint of luxury.
The resort is very eco-friendly and works hard to continuously improve their sustainability.
WI-FI is not available, so enjoy the nature and forget about the outside world.