A gem of a resort is emerging in Bintan - one set amidst pristine white beaches, clear emerald waters and lush tropical forests
Aptly named Ria Bintan (Ria meaning celebration), this golf and beach resort promises to be the toast of holiday-makers.
The 447-hectare project is being developed in phases comprising hotels such as Club Med Ria Bintan, two 18-hole championship golf courses, a clubhouse with recreational facilities and 1,500 resort homes which open to magnificent sea views.
Ria Bintan Golf Club is a 36-hole championship golf course designed by Gary Player. The 18-hole Ocean Course and the first nine holes of the 18-hole Forest Course opened for play in October 1998 and December 2000 respectively.
Ria Bintan Golf Club has made it to the official ranking of the Top 100 golf Courses published by Golf Digest Magazine. Ria Bintan Golf club clinched first winner awards in the Asian Golf Monthly Awards 2008 for Best Golf Course in Asia, Best Course in Indonesia and Best Par 4 in Asia.
Club Med Ria Bintan a beachfront resort with 302 rooms which was opened at the end of 1997, continues to attract international visitors. The first 500 waterfront resort homes have been planned on a 22-ha site adjacent to the Club Med Resort.
For more information, please visit the website at www.riabintan.com.