In our latest clip filmed by Julius Wau Wau and edited by Junior Garcia, you can see how dreamy March was for our guests. While it’s hard to pick the best month as they each have their pros, March is one of our favorites as it combines the best of […]
This was a successful strike mission chasing a perfect swell back in February 2021. Filmed and edited by Tyde Gatcke who will be hosting and shooting our guests assisted by Watas in May 2021.
This year our two surf coaches were stranded in the UK and could not get into Indo for our annual surf coaching clinics scheduled in January and February. Fortunately, Guy Morgan agreed to offer surf coaching and photography services! When Guy wasn’t coaching or shooting our guests, he demonstrated his […]
Latest News – Updated March 16th, 2021
Indonesia’s borders are open and we’re currently offering 50% Off all packages, for stays up until March 31st. Even Non-surfers and Children are 50% OFF, making our trips as cheap as they ever will be for couples and […]
Magicseaweed describes Macaronis as a “Machine-like, fun park left with all the rides. Barrel-riding, lip-smacking, air-popping, and wall-gouging are religiously practiced by those who come to ride the Mentawai’s most rippable and apparently the world’s funnest wave”. In this video shot during late February, you can see exactly why Macaronis […]
Latest News – Updated January 23rd, 2021
Since the Indo borders closed again on January 1st, and many of our guests checked out in the middle of January, we’ve ended up having our quietest January in years! But now, we have back-to-back swells on the […]
Latest News – Updated January 13th, 2021
Macaronis Resort re-opened on December 22nd after a 4 weeks Maintenance closure, just in time for Christmas and New Years celebrations!
Our guests visiting over Christmas and New Years had an absolute blast with family and friends, scored some […]
Nathan Fletcher in Episode 2 Of Vans Stab High, Non-Chlorine presented By Monster Energy described Macaronis perfectly, he said “ this wave is probably the world’s most high-performance surfing wave on the planet. For surfing and the way that water works against your board, how the wave comes in, […]
La Peruana Margaret Raborg Picans con su pareja Ivan visitaron Macaronis Resort, que se convirtió en parte de su nuevo libro, ‘Indonesia sin maquillaje’, que se publicará en Pichilemu, Chile, del 9 de enero.
El libro trata sobre formas de vida naturalistas y viaja por Indonesia, incluidas Nias, las islas Mentawai […]
Latest News – Updated December 02, 2020
Macaronis Resort is Re-opening on December 18th after a brief 3 weeks Maintenance closure, just in time for Christmas and New Years celebrations! Everything will be fresh and ready to enter year 2021 in style!
Right now […]
Updated July 9th, 2020 – Latest News
All visitors to Mentawai for tourism purposes must undergo a PCR test, which remains valid for 14 days. This is best done at your point of departure to avoid any delays or complications during travel.
If running short of time before departure, PCR test results […]
This page is being updated regularly in accordance with information provided by the Mentawai Regional Government, West Sumatra Provincial Government, and Indonesia’s central government.
We are currently awaiting confirmation of COVID-19 testing protocols for domestic and international visitors and confirmation from the department of immigration regarding the recommencement of issuing Tourist […]
Updated Rescheduling Policy – 1 Month Extension, & Planned Re-opening of Mentawai Tourism, Issued May 27th, 2020
Dear Valued Guests,
Today we received a copy of the official guidelines from Indonesia’s Ministry of Health outlining the prevention of transmission of COVID-19 in the sector of services and trade in public areas to support the sustainable reopening of businesses. These guidelines were issued to the Governor, Bupati, City Mayor, […]
Dear Valued Customers,
On April 5th after being notified by the Mentawai Government of the closure of tourism being extended from April 4th (originally closed on March 27th) to April 18th, we then relaxed our terms and conditions valid until April 30th, or until further notice.
As we have now been updated […]
Our staff remains vigilant and safe at Macaronis Resort, while there is still only one confirmed case of COVID-19 in the Northern region of the Mentawai Islands. We have received a new notification letter from the Mentawai Regional Government dated April 17th, regarding the continuation of lockdown, and no surfing […]