Lumba Lumba Guesthouse comprises five private beach bungalows, nicely spaced around 15 metres apart along the white sand beach of Warasnus Cove on Kri Island’s southern shore.
Large private bungalows are 7x4m, medium are 5x4m.
All the bungalows sleep two people and have covered verandahs with fantastic views across the Dampier Strait to Batanta. A table and chairs are provided on the verandahs.
All bungalow bedrooms have mattresses with covers, pillows and mosquito nets and each bungalow verandah is also equipped with a hammock.
The large dining shelter is raised on stilts above the high tide line and affords the same magnificent Dampier Strait seascapes as the bungalows. A large refectory style table and bench seating provides the setting for meals.
The shared toilet and bathroom building has two dip mandi style bathrooms, each with a western pedestal style toilet.
Electricity for lighting and charging devices is provided by generator and is available between 2pm and 4pm, and 6pm and 2am.
Lumba Lumba Guesthouse is a short boat ride from Yenbuba village on Mansuar where you can purchase basic supplies. Lumba Lumba Guesthouse receives a 4G phone signal of variable quality. It will usually support a slow data connection.
Lumba Lumba Guesthouse owner Dedy Mayor speaks good English and lives on site.
Lumba Lumba has an on-site dive center with compressor, tanks, regulators and BCDs. Guests need to bring their own mask, snorkel. fins and wetsuit. The information and prices below were provided by Lumba Lumba in May 2019.
Single dive costs IDR 650,000 per dive per person. Single dive only at the closest spot to our guesthouse (Yenbuba jetty, Sauandarek jetty, Sauandarek Jetty, Cape Kri).
2 dives around Kri Island costs IDR 1,200,000 (including gear rent) and IDR 1,100,000 (not including gear rent).
House Reef Dive IDR 350,000
Night House Reef Dive IDR 450,000 (with guide)
Night Dive IDR 650,000
Tanks and Weights IDR 200,000 per tank.
3 nights, 4 dives, price per person
IDR 3,300,000 (including gear rent)
IDR 2,900,000 (no gear rent).
4 nights, 6 dives
IDR 4,800,000 (incl.gear)
IDR 4,200,000 (no.gear)
5 nights, 8 dives
IDR 6,300,000 (incl.gear)
IDR 5,500,000 (no.gear)
6 nights, 10 dives
IDR 7,800,000 (incl.gear)
IDR 6,800,000 (no.gear)
7 nights, 12 dives
IDR 9,300,000 (incl.gear)
IDR 8,100,000 (no.gear).
Snorkelling trips can be arranged as required. The prices quoted below were supplied by Lumba Lumba in May 2019
SNORKELING (minimal 4px in a boat).
Yenbuba Jetty IDR 50,000 per person.
Sauandarek Jetty IDR 200,000 per person.
Cape Kri IDR 150,000
Friwen Wall IDR 300,000
Mike’s Point IDR 300,000.
Manta Arborek IDR 600,000.
5 nights, 3 days snorkeling boat trip+1 birdwatching trip IDR 4,000,000 per person.
Rent Mask, Fins, Snorkel IDR 75,000 each per day.
Information below was supplied in May 2019.
ADVENTURES TRIP (trips including 2 dives, 1 stop on land, minimum 3 divers or 5 snorkelers)
IDR 1,700,000 per person.
Snorkeling IDR 750,000 per person.
Batanta WW II airplane wreck
IDR 1,400,000 per person.
Snorkeling IDR 400,000.
IDR 1,300,000 per person.
Snorkeling IDR 500,000.
May 2019: Lumba Lumba guesthouse has one single seat foldable kayak available for guests to rent and use locally. (See the photo in the gallery above.)
KAYAK RENT IDR 300,000 per day (7am-7pm).
See our Kri Island page for an overview of the island and its attractions.