Stay in a kelong or tent in Bintan

Banyan Tree Bintan's newly launched kelong villa is located about 800m beyond the shore, making it the most private of the property's 68 villas.
Banyan Tree Bintan's newly launched kelong villa is located about 800m beyond the shore, making it the most private of the property's 68 villas.PHOTOS: BANYAN TREE BINTAN
Banyan Tree Bintan's newly launched kelong villa is located about 800m beyond the shore, making it the most private of the property's 68 villas.
Banyan Tree Bintan's newly launched kelong villa is located about 800m beyond the shore, making it the most private of the property's 68 villas.PHOTOS: BANYAN TREE BINTAN

More holidaymakers are heading to the Indonesian island, drawn by its novel resort offerings

Located just a hop and a skip away, Bintan is familiar to most Singaporeans.

But it was only in the past five years that the Indonesian island, an hour away by ferry, began drawing crowds with novel and diverse resort offerings.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on September 01, 2019, with the headline 'Stay in a kelong or tent in Bintan'. Print Edition | Subscribe