A quiet retreat on the sunset-bathed western shores of idyllic Pulau Arborek. Diving, mantas and village exploration all close at hand. The KLM Insos Raja Ampat is the first locally owned and operated Raja Ampat liveaboard dive boat. She offers excellent value and operates year round. Kri north shore goodness: A great house reef, fine white sand beaches, diving, snorkelling and long beach walks. Kapisawar and Sawinggrai villages close by, fine ocean views, a great house reef, Red Birds of Paradise and easy access to Arborek and Gam Bay. Waranus Cove: An arc of white sand, dolphins, great snorkelling and superb ocean views from private bungalows on the beach. Private bungalows, all the marine delights of the Kri north shore, and a fabulous beach in a peaceful and secluded cove. Intum Homestay provides beach perfection, snorkelling and diving from the idyllic eastern end of Pulau Mansuar Kecil (Kri). Private bungalows on a fabulous beach with a rich house reef. A perfect peaceful getaway for snorkellers and ocean lovers. Where you'll find excellent snorkelling, Birds of Paradise, easy village access and the opportunity to really help the local community. Excellent diving and snorkelling, Manta Sandy a short hop across the water and the convenience of Arborek village at your doorstep. A sweet little beachside homestay on the outskirts of Arborek village. Easy access to Arborek's marine delights and cultural attractions. North shore Birie Island: Great snorkelling, dugongs at high tide, sharks, mantas, fruit bats, parrots, white cockatoos and more... Kriss Iba occupies a sweet crescent of beach at the foot of the jungled heights of Pulau Birie. Great snorkelling, birds and dugongs. Splendid isolation with a fabulous house reef, a beautiful beach, superb sunrises, a nearby pearl farm and... dugongs! Kamar Raja Homestay: Superbly appointed private bungalows in the West Waigeo wilderness and a perfect base for Wayag explorations. Talaip Homestay: Sweet bungalows and a great house reef on a remote island at the entrance to West Waigeo's Aljui Bay. Want to get off the beaten track? Here's a sweet, secluded homestay in the midst of West Waigeo's spectacular fiordlike seascape. Remote splendour in a mangrove forest full of birds, Manyaifun Bay's coral and abundant fish, and fabulous sunset views. A remote and quiet homestay on the shore of a fish-filled bay, Bon Wauw offers Piaynemo and Wayag day trips. The base for Snorkeling Raja Ampat, Sea Fans offers great value accommodation, the chance to snorkel remote pristine reefs and one of the cheapest Wayag trips available. 4 private bungalows set in the shade behind the sweeping Yendebabo sands. A rich house reef, Red Birds of Paradise and bountiful wildlife await. In the cool shade of beachside trees, Efenli Arnes' private bungalow is perfect for couples wanting privacy, relaxation and good snorkelling. Close to the attractions of Friwen and Yenbeser village, Raja Ampat Diva Homestay offers two large private bungalows on a marvellous stretch of beach If real beds, ensuite bathrooms, electric fans and door locks are things you can't live without, Kri's peaceful Delvin Homestay is the place for you. Great snorkelling on the house reef and at nearby Yenbuba jetty, Walking Sharks in the mangroves, long hiking paths and a restful beachside location The clean and clear waters of Batanta, rich corals and sea life and the cool embrace of the jungle awaits at this Birie Island retreat. Batu Lima Homestay offers private bungalows on a fabulous stretch of white sand at Yenanas and boasts a heap of nearby attractions Waisai UPTD Office See more Two private bungalows on a sheltered beach that features Walking Sharks, nudibranchs and great coral, and walking distance from Sawinggrai's Red Birds of Paradise. A perfect white sandy beach, great coral, a nearby village and an inland lake to explore. Central to the attractions of spectacular Piaynemo and the Pam islands. Located on a sand cay amid crystal clear seas, Miosba is the perfect tropical island hideaway from which to explore the attractions of Penemu and the Fam Islands. A dive center, great snorkelling from a superb beach, dolphins, lobsters, the occasional dugong, birds of paradise and a private bungalow on the beach. Perfect. Near Aljui Bay and currently the closest homestay to Wayag, Prajas is a remote getaway in the heart of West Waigeo's spectacular karst and ocean environment. Salio See more A great retreat for a quiet time relaxing and exploring the karst islands, hidden waterways, coral gardens and warm sapphire seas of Gam Bay. A beautiful blue paradise at the entrance to Gam Bay and the perfect place from which to explore the bay's many attractions and enjoy a quiet escape. Superb snorkelling over rich coral gardens at the door, a wide sandy beach at low tide, regular dolphin and turtle sightings and a host of things to do and see. A private bungalow on a beautiful secluded beach. Coral gardens, dolphins, and Eclectus parrots. A perfect Pulau Friwen hideaway for couples. Panoramic ocean views from large private bungalows, a great beach and Kri's famous reefs at your doorstep - what more could you want? Sunset views from private bungalows, the marine wonderland of Pulau Kri's north shore and one of Raja Ampat's most experienced guides await. An over-water bungalow in a remote pristine location, Rukem Weser is for nature lovers, with rich birdlife and dugongs living nearby. Arefi See more Two bungalows with indoor bathrooms on a shady beach that has coral all the way to the low water mark. The ultimate snorkeller's private Batanta hideaway. A shady private setting next to the cultural tourism village of Arborek, Indip offers great snorkeling and easy access to popular Manta ray sites. Almost like a resort: Yengkawe offers diving, an a la carte menu and massage and reflexology in a lush setting in a quiet secluded bay. 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Both are next to the family home and offer in-depth cultural immersion. Private VIP bungalows with ensuite bathrooms, an onsite dive centre and a fabulous house reef make booking in advance essential at Yenkoranu. Near the entrance to Gam Bay and close to the attractions of Arborek, Methos occupies a pretty mangrove-framed beach with great snorkeling. Commanding the bay at Kri's western end, Mangkur Kodon has an onsite dive centre, bungalows for big groups and a private honeymooner's over-water hideaway. The only homestay with lounge room furniture, Mambefor has a coral reef dropoff at its door and Red Birds of Paradise in the jungle behind. With an onsite dive centre, great house reef and ocean bungalow views, a meeting with the dolphins Lumba Lumba is named for is guaranteed. Close to the famed Manta dive and snorkeling sites, Lalosi offers private bungalows on the beach, a shady beachside garden setting and diving and snorkelling. Koryau Kayem's over-water bungalows provide a quiet refuge in a sheltered bay central to the range of marine attractions of Kri and Mansuar. Nyanse Homestay's over water bungalow provides panoramic ocean views and easy access to the many attractions of Sawinggrai and Kapisawar. A coastline full of freshwater springs and laughing children, Wilson's and Red Birds of Paradise nearby and some of the best cooking in the islands. Dolphins at the front door and both Wilson's and Red Birds of Paradise out the back, Yenkangkanes' over-water bungalow is pure Raja Ampat. A beach lover's paradise indeed, Yenanas Paradise offers great snorkelling, a host of jungle wildlife and Red Birds of Paradise to see. The rich Kri north shore reefs and Ransiwor sandbanks are right at the door, with wide ranging tours available for snorkellers and birders. With an on-site dive center, a sensational beach and beautiful garden surrounds, it's no wonder Kordiris is a favourite of island travellers. Having an on-site dive center and a rich house reef, Koranu Fyak is a popular homestay that offers diving at all the best Dampier Strait sites. A small homestay on a big beach perfect for swimming and snorkeling. Don't miss seeing Otto's tamed group of giant bumphead wrasse nearby. Relax in a private bungalow amid a profusion of native orchids and take in the spectacular ocean views from the Tapor Aikos headland. On a beautiful, wide, sandy beach that's calm and safe for children, Yendebabo also has cuscus and Red Birds of Paradise in the jungle nearby. Vibrant coral reef, blue water mangroves and a spectacular array of nudibranch species make Nudibranch Homestay a macro photographer's dream. Relax in Oridek's shady environs, snorkel one of Raja Ampat's best beaches and explore the wildlife rich mangroves of the Dore Dor lagoon. A great value homestay whose name says it all. Dive or snorkel with Mantas, visit fabulous Piaynemo and enjoy Arborek village island life. On the fabulous calm, white sand beach of Yenanas and perfect for family holidays. Red Birds of Paradise, walking sharks, cuscus and more. Hideaways don't get much better. A stone's throw from Kabui Passage in a secret bay screened by the jungled karst islands of Kabui Bay. Piaynemo's unique location between a wide sandy bay and a mangrove fringed lagoon gives easy access to Penemu's superb Wayag-like seascapes. Fantastic views of the sunset-lit Friwenbonda Wall across the strait, with excellent snorkelling and the feeling of your own private island. Misool magic. At Harapan Jaya on Pulau Yapale, Harfat Jaya can accommodate large groups and organise tours to the region's many attractions.