The Sanchaya


Facing a crystal clear turquoise sea full of playful dolphins and graceful turtles and surrounded by rainforest and mangroves rich in exotic animal life. The villas are a mix of colonial and contemporary style.

A tropical island paradise on Bintan’s northern shore, The Sanchaya fronts an ivory coloured beach with stunning views of the sea. All the accommodation is filled with hand-picked treasures and fascinating artefacts that reflect the varied cultures of South East Asia. With all day dining, a spa and a large central pool.


A luxury colonial style beach resort
A large collection of South East Asian artwork
Surrounded by mangroves and rainforests 


Bintan, Singapore

Best time to go

The drier months of May through to September make these the best months to travel to Indonesia.

Our thoughts

  • Stunning villas with interiors to match
  • A picture perfect beachfront location
  • The Sanchaya resembles a mosaic of vibrant colours, sounds and sights

Two restaurants
Kids club


Traditional Ancient Recipes and Classic Cooking Techniques

Exquisite attention to detail is paid to the culinary experience at The Sanchaya, It’s all in the details from Chef Peter – from cooking at a constant 55 degrees Celsius, so he is not to damage the cellular structure and destroy the nutrients of the food. The liquid nitrogen ice cream prepared tableside is a must. Like we said, it’s all in the details.

The Salon & Library

Located in The Great House, The Salon & Library offers a wide collection of rare vintage wines, and finest cheeses, as well as a selection of cigars from Cuba and beyond, all of which can be enjoyed in luxurious comfortable surroundings with sea views.

The Bar

Enjoy a rarely used Full Club Service delivery for cocktails and beverages at The Bar. Barmen will set up a jack tray next to the guest an d their preferred cocktail is “built, shaken or stirred” next to them offering a service that is revived from the days of gentlemen’s clubs and private estates.

The Sanchaya In-Room Spirit Experience

Residents can order their favourite spirit which is presented in an elegant box including shaker, muddler, and cocktail and bar menu. This experience allows residents to discover the mixologist in them, to create and enjoy cocktails in the privacy of their villa.

Each room houses rare and intriguing collectible pieces of artwork carefully selected for each room to give an insight into South East Asia’s rich culture and history. The living quarters are practical with private verandas, super king size beds and walk in closets. All villas and suites are equipped with I Pads, High Fidelity Bang & Olufsen TV and sound systems, Cable and Apple TV’s.


The Mali Villa

Offering space and comfort, with its own terrace and garden. Each villa enjoys Thai influences with furnishings and one-off pieces, flat-screen TVs and I Pads.

Oversized tubs, situated in capacious bathrooms.

The Sen Trang Villa

Chic and contemporary in style with a Vietnamese flavour. From the study desk to the daybed, each has been hand-selected to capture the essence of the country.

High ceilings and large, canopied beds only add to the overall feeling of space. From the huge baths to the landscaped terraces.

The Great House Suite

Ideally placed for all the services and amenities the estate has to offer. Each suite looks across the beach to the warm waters beyond, offering breath taking views.

Offering art and luxury furnishings sourced from South East Asia. 

Golf course

Water sports

Mangrove tours

Visit a traditional Indonesian village

Go island hopping to Senggarang and Penyengat Islands

See ancient temples, palace ruins and tombs

There is a kids club and baby sitting facilities can also be provided.

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