Macaronis Resort Mentawai Islands Indonesia

The Premiere Family Surf Resort in the Mentawai Islands, Indonesia

All Day Surf Access, Delicious Meals, Ocean View Verandas, Wifi, Tons of Recreational Gear + Much More!

Macaronis Resort is like no other on earth…

Imagine, empty white sand beaches extending into clear warm water where perfect waves peel around the reef… its the kind of place dreams are made of!

Voted by the pros as the most fun wave to surf in the world, Macas is undoubtedly one of the world’s most consistent and rippable left-hand reef breaks. 

Discovered in the 1980’s and kept secret for over a decade, Macaronis popularity skyrocketed when word got out. Introduction of tourism regulations now support a sustainable carrying capacity of 40 surfers visiting daily.

What remains mostly unrealized is the quality of uncrowded surf during shoulder and summer months, when warmer weather keeps Southern hemisphere surfers closer to home…


Mentawai Fast transfers Available Fridays – View our Trip Schedule

Mid August onward is 10% OFF & late September onward is 20% OFF. Enquire to

Check details on our Jan & Feb 2019 Surf Coaching Clinic, available over 4 weeks! Or view our Blog on this event!! 

Stay tuned for further updates!

A Beautiful Documentary of Macaronis

Check out this video to get to know Macaronis Wave (if in Indo view with Opera browser using VPN, as Vimeo not available in Indo).

Why Choose Macaronis?

  • Most Consistent Wave in the Mentawais
  • No Extra Cost for Boat Trips
  • Surf for All Levels (seriously!)
  • Wifi internet, A/C, Hot Showers, Live Wave Cam to Room
  • Huge Made-to-Order Hot Breakfast Menu
  • Easy Airport – Resort Transfers
  • Free Anytime Access to SUPs, Kayaks, Snorkels & Fishing Gear
  • All Rooms have Beautiful Ocean/Lagoon Views
  • Surf Anytime You Want, Dawn ’til Dusk!

Families & Non-Surfers Love Macaronis Resort!

All guest accommodation is raised up from ground level with exceptional amenities and incredible 360° views of the lagoon and ocean. Most ground-level bungalows in the Mentawais do not have such wonderful sea-breezes and the comforts gained in a nicely insulated building.

Catering to the family surf holiday, children under 6 are free and non-surfing & beginner guests visit at half price! Choose from any all-inclusive surf trip package on a year-round schedule with many different trip duration options!

For those who don’t surf, there are heaps of fun activities accessible right from the resort doorstep including snorkeling, stand up paddling, jungle walks and the opportunity to learn surfing at the most fun and gentle beach break.

Macaronis Resort is truly a little slice of heaven, come visit!

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Macaronis Surf Resort, Mentawai Indonesia

Resort Highlights

Macaronis Resort
Gorgeous clear lagoon setting, large pool, spectacular ocean views » Resort Overview

Surf & Waves

Surf & Waves
Waves from beginner sand bottom peelers to hair raising reef slabs » Surf Overview

Siniai Spa

Massage and skin treatments on-site by our lovely massage professionals » Siniai Spa

Activities & Gear

Spearfishing Activities
SUPs, spear guns, kayaks, snorkel masks & fins, fishing rods and more » View Activities

Guest Suites

Guest Suite Room

En suite private rooms with terraces, A/C, wifi and beautiful views » View Suites

Pristine Location


Surfing paradise in the remote and pristine tropical Mentawai islands » View Location



From discounts to on-site child minding we are the best family surf resort to visit » View Family

Bar & Restaurant


Professional chefs preparing delicious local seafood and much more » View Restaurant

Surfers, Book Early to Save up to 30% Off

Beginners & Non-Surfers, Stay at Half Price & Kids under 6 are Free!

Early Bird Special

Save Up To 30% Off Trip Packages!
Early Planners Bonus! Book Early, Save More!

March – November: First 10 surfers to book receive 20% off. The next 5 surfers get 10% off, and the last 5 surfers booking pay full price. Request a Promo Code in Live chat to use on the Book Now page.
December – February: First 10 surfers get 30% off, the next 10 Surfers get 20% off.
Non-Surfers in shared rooms always 50% off Surfer rate!

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When to Come?

Macaronis Resort is Open Year Round!

April – October is regarded as the most consistent time for larger waves in the Mentawai Islands and Macaronis. This is when the Indian Ocean is producing storms regularly and swell is usually more intense. May – September will likely book out the quickest.

March & November are considered shoulder months, where world class surf can be scored with less people around. March especially offers a great opportunity, as warmer weather and optimal surf conditions keep most surfers in the Southern hemisphere closer to home.

December – February is the Summer Season, where glassy surf in the 2-4 ft range is still common, with low or no crowds and occasional larger swells. The first 10 surfers visit Macaronis Resort at 30% off from December – February! This excludes Intermediate surf clinics held in Jan and Feb which are 10% Off, but include surf coaching and photography package.

Want a closer look at conditions throughout the year?  Check out the video archives from every month of the year!

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Mentawai Trip Schedule Calendar

Planning Your Trip

• Trips Start on any Tuesday or Saturday
• Trips End on any Monday or Thursday

» View the Trip Schedule Calendar

What Guests Are Saying…

Incredible and Unforgettable

“Macaronis staff + wave + everything. You are incredible and unforgettable. Thank you so much the love. Will be back soon. Take care.”

Simba, September 2017

This week for sure I’ll never forget

“This week for sure I’ll never forget. Awesome place, great staff, perfect wave. Loved to meet all these people. I had a great time! Thank you Macas! Terima Kasih. Obrigado! Hope to come back soon.”

Alice, September 2017

Will come back for sure.

“What a great time I had! Thanks to everyone who made this possible – we will come back for sure. Lay Back Team 4 ever!”

Pedro Barros – (Pro Surfer), August 2017

A memorable trip.

“That was a memorable trip! Thanks to this amazing crew at Macas Resort! Can’t wait to be back! Much love.”

Yago Dora – (Pro Surfer), August 2017

Warm and friendly staff and guests.

“A great stay. Warm and friendly staff and guests, look forward to return. Terima Kasih.”

James C, August 2017

What an adventure!

“What an adventure! Fun waves and good times with my best mates.”

Craig, J-Bay, August 2017

Good Energy

“One of the best places that I have been so far on my trip around the world! Thanks a lot for the good energy and good attention. Truly a little paradise. Good vibes from the little Columbian.”

Vivi, July 2017

Great place for families and surf

“Judy, Damo, Judith, Hermes, staff and Pippa, thank you all so much for your hospitality, concern, kindness, and welcoming nature. What a wonderful place. There is so much I can say though I have to leave room for others. Great place for families, great surf and the Mentawai people are awesome. Big Cheers.”

Peter, July 2017

Can't Wait to Come Back

“We had the most amazing time and everyone was so lovely to be around. I can’t wait to come back and get barreled again. So much love for Macas and the resort! Tatiana Weston-Webb”

– Tatiana Weston-Webb (Pro Surfer), June 2017

Best in the World - Goofies Paradise

“Best surfing resort in the world, goofies paradise. Thanks for everything and for all the love from everyone. Can’t wait to be back.”

– Jesse Mendes – (Pro Surfer), June 2017

The kids had a ball

“Thank’s guys, What an awesome place, had such a great holiday! The surf as great – had some memorable waves thanks to Alex. Thanks Anna and all the staff. Awesome family holiday. The kids had a ball and Mum had a rest and Dad had great waves. Thanks all! Bron, Greg, Myles & Drew”

Bron, Greg, Myles & Drew, April 2017

Bear loved you taking care of her when we were out surfing

“Hello. We have had the trip of a lifetime!! Huge thank you for the delicious food and all the kindness to us and especially to Bear. Luki, Bear loved you taking care of her when we were out surfing. Each and every member of staff/photography/ kitchen/bar were all amazing. Thanks for your patience out at Mini Macas, Rob.”

Bec, Mike and little Bear, April 2017

You are all awesome

“To the Macaronis crew, I have had such a good time and a lot of that is because of the awesome people I have met. You were all so welcoming and funny and generous. Thank you for the wonderful food (which I ate a lot of), the coconut milk smoothies (so good I will do them at home), teaching me some of your language and for the smiles. You are all awesome and I hope to bring my family back one day. Thank you!”

Nathan, March 2017

Our Christmas celebrations were memorable

“We had a wonderful family holiday. So many things to do; surf, SUP, snorkel, swim and more surf. The staff Anna & Alex, Remy & Hannah treated us like family. Our Christmas celebrations were memorable, in fact the entire trip was memorable. So much fun for all of us. Thanks for a fabulous stay.”

Laurell, Chris & Callum, December 2016

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