Situated on the white sandy shores of the island of Bintan, The Sanchaya is a magnificent beachfront estate that will instantly relieve and revitalize mind, body, and soul. With colonial-inspired features and a picturesque, stately atmosphere, the property is a must to visit. Between breathtaking views of the South China Sea, a stunning white powder beach, delectable dining experiences, refined service standards, unique wellness activities, and 29 immaculate private suites and villas, it’s no wonder The Sanchaya has won numerous awards, including “Top Resorts in Asia” in Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers Choice Awards for two consecutive years, 2017 and 2018.
- Retreat to your private suite or villa, each featuring exquisite interiors, upscale amenities, and views of the ocean or lagoon.
- Head to the Olympic-sized infinity pool to relax on submerged lounge chairs and enjoy Bakul – a service which provides towels, still and sparkling water, after-sun gel, and a cold face towel
- Enjoy turn-down service, morning yoga, and à la carte breakfast
- Play croquet, paddleboard, or explore the estate gardens
- Indulge at the Indonesian-inspired spa with natural experiences and treatments using a fresh menu of organic scrubs
The Sanchaya is just an hour away from Singapore, but feels worlds apart from the bright lights of the big city. Steeped in tradition and tranquility, it's an escape from the everyday.
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Feel instantly relaxed with a step into the estate’s 29 awe-inspiring villas and suites. Each guestroom boasts elegant and inspiring designs with unbelievable details. All rooms feature Egyptian cotton linens, a pillow menu, espresso machine, Lefroy Brooks bathtubs and walk-in showers, Aesop luxury bath products, and Apple TV and iPad with a wide selection of movies and music. Suites offer balconies or verandas and direct beach access. Larger groups and longer stays can opt for the Two-Bedroom villa with its spacious layouts and sumptuous furnishings. Leelawadee and Vanda Villa are spacious villas set around private pools with verandas, private kitchens, dining rooms, and incredible ocean views.
Enjoy daily turn-down service with hot chocolate, fruit, and cookies along with the most upstanding hospitality and service. In-villa dining and 24-hour room service are also available in case you don’t feel like leaving your quarters.
With four dining options at The Sanchaya, there's an option for whatever mood you're in. Relax with an indulgent meal complete with wine pairings or grab something while lounging by the pool. Each spot has its own unique character, amazing views, and Indonesian details to make for an unforgettable experience.
The Dining Room — Gaze out to sweeping views of the ocean and beautiful infinity pool while you enjoy a menu boasting contemporary European and Indonesian delicacies for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. With a “resort chic” dress code, this all-day eatery has a gorgeous environment with French doors, rattan chairs, wood accents, and linen curtains.
Tasanee Grill — Dine at this al fresco grill, which sits along the expansive infinity pool overlooking the resort. Feel inspired with a look at the unique and delicious menu inspired by Bangkok’s vibrant street food scene.
The Bar — Complete with tufted-leather couches and deep, rich color palettes, this refined bar exudes a sophisticated old-world ambiance. Explore the extensive cigar collection, enjoy the delights of a classic afternoon tea, or indulge in the expertise of the resident mixologist making custom tableside cocktails.
Decanter — Breathtaking ocean views pair perfectly with the exclusive and impressive wine list at this glass-walled wine bar. Sip on a collection of award-winning wines from boutique vineyards across the world as the estate sommelier delights you with pairings and expertise. This intimate space is also perfect for private parties.
Find a golf course nearby, as well as a Bintan traditional fishing tour in the fishing village of Trikora. Honor the culture and magnificent history with a visit to 500 Lohan Temples and the Banyan Tree Temple.
Take a stroll in the expansive tropical gardens, rise and shine with a morning yoga class, or head to the Indonesian-inspired spa to experience everything The Sanchaya has to offer. If you’re feeling active, play croquet on the manicured lawn or bocce ball on the beach. Take to the water and try stand-up paddleboarding or lounge at the Olympic-sized infinity pool.
The Sanchaya is an immaculate beachfront property that sits on the Indonesian island of Bintan, less than an hour from Singapore. Accessible by ferry, the service to Bintan departs from Singapore’s Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal. After arrival, guests will be welcomed to a private VIP lounge at Bintan's Bandar Bintan Telani Ferry Terminal with express customs clearance.
Travelers will enjoy complimentary chauffer service to and from the ferry terminal. Though remote, the idyllic private location places you next to the most pristine beaches and breathtaking landscape of the region.
Raja Haji Fisabilillah International Airport is 36 mi / 59 km from the hotel.
For private jets, Tanjung Pinang is the nearest international airport.
Changi International Airport is 36 mi / 59 km from the hotel.
The Tanah Merah and Bandar Bintan Telani Ferry Terminals service Bintan Island.