Shibui Garden Bungalows & Restaurant is located on the main circular road of Lombok Island, Jalan Raya Road, between Bongsal harbor and Tanjung town. Our location is very convenient for those wishing to visit the nearby Gili islands. We also can arrange transport to and from the boat harbor and airport or you can just hop in one of the many taxi's; just let us know we are glad to help!
Lombok international airport is located in Central Lombok, about 20 minutes from the capital, Mataram. The airport serves both local and international airlines. Air Asia, Lion Air and others offer frequent connections throughout Indonesia, and on to neighboring destinations like Jakarta, Kuala Lumpu, Singapore and Bangkok. For those arriving at Lombok airport, tell the taxi driver you are going to Tanjung, North Lombok. The journey takes about an hour and passes through verdant rice paddies, tropical forests and the famous winding monkey road. Bring peanuts if you want to stop and take fun pictures!
Ferry (from/to Bali & Gili islands)
Both public boats and charter boats to the Gili islands arrives and depart from Bonsal Port, which is about 5 minutes away from Shibui Gardens. The public boats which are very inexpensive leave quite frequently, or as soon as a group of passengers arrive. Charter boats leave on demand. There are also boats leaving from nearby Teluk Nare to Bali and the Gili Islands. These are fast high speed boats, with multiple outboard engines. Taxi drivers are always waiting around for customers at both ports. Make sure you establish a price before departing.
Tell the driver you want to go in the direction of Tanjung if you are coming from the ferry ports or airport. You can then give them our address;"Shibui Garden Bungalows & Restaurant, Jalan Raya Tanjung, Dusun Tembobor, Kecamatan Tanjung, Lombok Utara. Our big wooden sign is on the right side on the main road, Jalan Raya Tanjung Street.