If you get stuck requesting a quote or during the booking process, send us a message in our live chat box, and we’ll be right with you! We’re always happy to assist and look forward to hearing from you!

STEP 1: Enter ‘Number of Persons’ aged over 6 years into our booking engine (below) – children under 6 stay free, do not include them as room occupants when selecting rooms. Review ‘Trip Calendar’ to choose from Overnight or Fast Ferry with associated resort Check-in & Check-out dates. Click ‘SEARCH’

STEP 2: Make your selection of rooms. Two adults (13+) are permitted per room, including Non-surfers & Beginners. Children aged 6 – 12 are charged as Non-surfers & can share a Non-surfer Room or can be accommodated as 3rd guest in a Queen room using a fold-out bed. Notify us of any children aged under 6 staying free of charge in ‘Special Requests’ when proceeding to book.

Note: Contact us in live chat if your selection of rooms or dates are unavailable, as sometimes overlapping trip dates of rooms already booked can cause requested rooms or dates to show as unavailable, when in fact we do have availability!

STEP 3: All guests including children under 6 years must pay for round-trip transfers, please select from the 3 available options. If traveling aboard Mentawai Fast from Padang to Macaronis Resort 1 transit night is required at Savali Hotel, choose your preferred number of rooms. If choosing Mentawai Fast DIRECT (highly recommended), each guest must pay AU $50.00 surcharge. If only requiring a 1-way transfer, please contact us in live chat.

After selecting your Rooms and Transfers, click ‘NEXT STEP’ to view your trip quote.

Guest Types – Definitions

“Surfer” is defined as somebody over 12 years old that will be surfing reef breaks including Macaronis. Surfers must pay Mentawai surf tax and for freight and handling of surf board bags, which is included in the round trip transfer package. Macaronis Resort accepts maximum 20 surfers.

“Beginner” is defined as somebody that would like to learn to surf using our soft top surfboards, which can be used at the sand bottom beach break, ‘Fish Fingers’ (free lesson is included). “Non-surfers” are priced the same as Beginners, who receive a free 1 hour surf lesson during their stay.

Child” 6 – 12 years is a paying guest priced as a Non-surfer/Beginner. Children 6 – 12 yrs on fold-out beds as 3rd guest in a room pay AU $160/Resort night. Only one fold-out bed can be allocated to a Queen room; extra beds do not fit in Twin Rooms.

Children 1 – 5 years stay free! If bringing a child 1 – 5 years old, you must notify us in the final step of making your reservation in the message box labeled “Special Requests”. Do not include children 1 – 5 years in “Number Of Persons” when filling in this booking form (children aged above 2 years must still pay for transfers).

For full details view Packages & Rates

View your quote carefully to confirm your dates and selected items comply with your request. On choosing to proceed, follow the form instructions to enter payment and guest details and select ‘SEND BOOKING REQUEST’
On form submission, you will receive an automated email confirmation detailing your booking request. If requesting to pay by bank transfer in “Special Requests” we will provide you with bank details subject to qualifying (see ‘Payment Conditions’). If paying by card from outside Australia, we recommend alerting your card issuer of your overseas transaction to prevent a hold being placed on your card.
We will manually check your booking request prior to processing deposit or full payment (see ‘Payment Conditions’). On processing payment, you will then receive a reservation confirmation email with payment receipt and information package detailing your booking. If anything is unclear about your booking request, we will contact you prior to processing payment.

Payment Conditions

Deposit Payment to make a booking outside of 60 days is AUD 100 per night, per paying guest. The balance will be due 60 days prior to booking commencement; we will notify you by email when your balance payment is due. If booking within 60 days, full payment is required to confirm your booking.

Visa or Mastercard is accepted paying securely online using Stripe payment gateway, a 1% transaction fee is applicable. On submitting your booking request, your deposit or full payment will be processed and booking confirmed within 24 hours.  If anything is unclear about your booking request, we will contact you prior to processing payment.

Sorry, we do not accept American Express or PayPal.

Alternative Methods of Payment: Payment by direct deposit is permitted if paying within Australia, or by International bank transfer for amounts exceeding AU $10,000. Notify us in payments section “Special Requests” if qualifying and this is your preferred payment method. You must still provide a valid Visa or Mastercard when submitting your booking request.

REMEMBER: Your flight must arrive in PDG by 2.00 PM the day BEFORE your CHECK-IN, and your flight can depart PDG no earlier than 11.30 AM the day AFTER your CHECK-OUT.

In addition to viewing our Trip Calendar showing ferry options for different Check-in / Check-out dates, you may also view more detailed information on the Trip ScheduleTrip Calendar


Early bird discounts for surfers depend on surfer occupancy at the time of booking. Prices are displayed per room and surfer discounts apply to each period between Check-in and Check-out dates. When booking for an extended period, the system will display the average nightly surfer rate for the chosen trip duration, plus adding cost of non-surfers, beginners or children sharing the room.

March to November: First 7 surfers booking get 20% Off, the next 7 surfers get 10% Off, and the last 6 surfers pay full price.

December to February: First 10 surfers booking get 30% Off, next 10 surfers get 20% Off.

Group Bookings: All group members pay the same price. Make sure you provide your group name clearly in “Special Requests” prior to submitting your booking to secure the same rates.

Room Prices include individual Packages & Rates of surfers (including any discounts), non-surfers, beginners or children staying in the room. The following table presents what each guest in a room is charged depending on applicable surfer discount, to make up the final Room Price.


Guest Suites

There are 16 Guest Suites in total, each accommodating maximum two adults (13+) in a Queen or Twin beds, with optional fold out bed in Queen room for children 6 – 12 years. Children under 6 stay free – do not include them in “number of persons” when filling out this booking form; instead, if you have young children traveling with you, notify us in “Special Requests”, just under entering your payment details (step 3). Rooms are tight to fit a fold out bed, please take this into consideration when making your reservation.

Best Views, Sea Breezes, Proper Thermal & Acoustic Insulation

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  • Spectacular Ocean, Lagoon & Pool Views
  • En-Suite Bathroom with Hot Water
  • 4m Veranda with Seating & Privacy Shades
  • Split Air Conditioner
  • Proper Thermal & Acoustic Insulation
  • 32″ Flat Screen TV & DVD Player
  • International Channels & Sports
  • Macas Channel: Live Surf Cam Broadcast
  • Work Desk & Clothes Storage
  • In-Room Free WiFi Internet
  • Bedding Options: Queen or Twin Beds
  • New Mattresses & Bedding
  • Daily Service & Clean Towels

Inclusions & Exclusions

Surfers enjoy unlimited use of speedboats during daylight hours to surf the different waves surrounding the resort, as well as partaking in day trips to surf breaks further afield. Although surfing is the best known attraction, Macaronis Resort offers a wide variety of activities, services and facilities to keep everybody entertained, and most of it is included in the package price!

Packages Include

  • Guest Suite: Queen or two single beds, air-conditioning, daily room cleaning, fresh towels, sheets changed twice a week, ensuite bathroom, hot shower, work desk, clothes storage, in-room WiFi internet, 32″ flat screen TV with movie channels and live surf cam of wave, DVD player and large veranda.
  • Meals: Early Continental Breakfast Buffet, Hot Made-to-Order Breakfast, Plated Lunch, Three Course or Buffet Dinner.
  • Beverages: Purified Drinking Water, Juice, Milk, Brewed Coffee and Tea Making Facilities All Day.
  • Surf Boat Transfers: All boat rides to surf at Macaronis and other local surf breaks, plus occasional day trips to more distant surf breaks within a range of 25 miles, depending on surf conditions.
  • Recreational Boat Use: Including guide to go fishing, snorkeling, to the village, or island exploring.
  • Recreational Equipment: Includes snorkeling gear (10x), spear-fishing equipment (3 quality guns), trolling and popping fishing equipment, kayaks, 2 stand up paddle boards and a range of beginner soft-top surf boards.
  • Internet: Free wifi internet in-room & through-out resort grounds.
  • Mobile Phone Signal Booster: Allows SMS and phone calls when signal is strong enough.
  • Stainless Drinking Flask: Plastic throw away water bottles are banned from the island.
  • Hotel & Restaurant Tax: 10% Hotel & Restaurant Tax levied by Mentawai Govt.
  • Local Village Donation: Silabu Village Donation Rp. 20.000 / day.

Packages Exclude

  • Transfer from Airport to Resort is AU$600 return including surf tax and freight & handling of surfboard bags. Non-surfers / Beginners are charged AU$450 & Children are charged AU$400 for round trip » View Transfer Page / Packages & Rates / Schedule
  • Padang Transit Hotel costs approx AU$50 for a twin room. Savali Hotel is the meeting point on first night of the trip, being close to the ferry terminal (paid on arrival).
  • Bar, Spa, Photography & Firewire Surfboard Hire can be paid for at the end of your stay with Visa / Mastercard or Indonesian Rupiah.        » View Siniai Spa  /  Photo & Video Packages  /  Board Hire
  • Mentawai Surf Tax is applicable for foreign surfers visiting Mentawai costing IDR 1.000.000 (approx AUD 100). This is included in the surfer transfer price, valid 15 days (extendable).
  • Travel Insurance with Medical Evacuation Coverage is Mandatory, you must bring a printed insurance certificate along with you to the resort in case of an emergency, we are very remotely located!! » View Travel Insurance
  • Laundry Service is available and is priced per item.  For example, a T-shirt costs Rp. 25.000 for washing and ironing.
  • Visa on Arrival to Indonesia (if applicable); 169 countries receive a 30-day free Indonesian visa on arrival, which is not extendable.  If wanting to stay in Indonesia more than 30 days, you must pay $35 USD (or equivalent in other currency) for a visa on arrival – this can be extended.

To view full details visit our Packages and Rates Page

Getting To Us – Flights & Transfers

All you have to do is get to Padang Airport (PDG) in Sumatra Indonesia, and we will pick you up and handle everything from there. Click to view in more detail our Transfers or Trip Schedule

For helpful information on booking flights as well as board bag policies and more check out our Flight Information

»​ ​Your flight must arrive Padang, Indonesia (PDG) before 2:00PM on your Trip Start date – One day before resort Check-in
» ​Your flight can depart Padang, Indonesia (PDG) anytime after 11:30AM on your Trip End date – One day after resort Check-out

PLEASE NOTE: If traveling on Mentawai Fast from Padang, 1 transit night is required at Savali Hotel, this can be booked when making your reservation. On return from Mentawai you may choose your own Padang hotel, we will still provide your airport transfers.

Special: Accommodation package pricing from January 25th – February 17th includes surf coaching and photography package. For further info view details on our Intermediate Surf Coaching Clinics.


When submitting your reservation you must tick the box confirming that each group member understands and agrees with Macaronis Resort’s Terms and Conditions of Booking. You must also tick a box confirming each group member understands they are required to take out suitable travel insurance to protect against financial loss prior to or during travel, and to cover against medical illness or injury, and emergency evacuation.

We highly recommend travel insurance is taken out for each traveler as soon as possible after making your reservation to provide coverage against financial loss which could occur if needing to make changes to your reservation within 90 days before booking commencement, during which time penalties do apply – See Clause 4 of Terms and Conditions of Booking.