Sumatra Elephant Eco Lodge: Bandar Lampung, Sumatra

There are numerous eco lodges to be found in the archipelago and these alternative forms of accommodation are ideal for those who are environmentally conscious and are lovers of nature. In general, these eco lodges are located near national parks or close to places that are involved with the rehabilitation of the flora and fauna of Indonesia. One of these lodges can be found only 500 metres from the Way Kambas National Park. Getting to the lodge only takes a couple of hours from Lampung and it is ideal for nature lovers.

According to their website, the eco lodge is adjoining a rural village, which has to repel elephants which try to demolish the crops. Employment based on the Lodge helps them too. Set in an extensive walled garden full of tropical fruit trees there are four cottages each with spacious rooms sleeping up to four people with spring beds, ceiling fans, hot water showers and western toilets. There is a desk and computer power point and a verandah and comfortable chairs. All guest cottages, facilities, some perimeter lighting and office are powered by renewable solar energy. The windows are fully screened. In a delightful open restaurant , meals give a taste of Indonesian recipes and ingredients, with a full western breakfast to start the day, or a picnic box.

Facilities include:
8 Double Rooms with attached bathrooms
Fully screened
Western style toilets
Hot water showers
Powered by Solar Energy
Ceiling fans
Open restaurant
Computer facilities
Fax and email
Friendly staff

Satwa Sumatra Elephant Eco Lodge
Way Kambas, Sumatra
Telephone: (International): +62 725 7645290
Phone (within Indonesia): 0725 7645290
Website: sumatraelephantlodge