Lembah Rinjani Hotel – Sembalun Lawang – Lombok – Indonesia
Lembah Rinjani Home Stay is a friendly place to stay in Rinjani Valley. Surrounded by picturesque traditional village of sembalun Lawang and it’s lush green mountains with the mighty Rinjani Mountain as the highest peak on the Southern part.
The home stay are set in bungalows in a beautiful vegetable field and garden with two big gazebos and a small one, has 10 comfortable rooms with private veranda and western bathroom in each room.
Moreover, our small pretty restaurant can warm up cool temperature with everyone’s most favorite cuisine chicken curry among many other at all hours. And remember, our staff is there for your every need.
Additionally, Lembah Rinjani is one of the main centres and the closest start for trekkers wishing to climb the peak. If you do not fancy climbing just by sitting in the verandah is relaxing or you can wander around to explore the surrounding area. Our staff is the specialist of the area.
Lembah Rinjani is an absolute peaceful gateaway.
(Room 1-4) Rp. 450,000
(Room 5-6) Rp. 450,000
(Room 7) Rp. 450,000
(Room 8-10) Rp. 450,000
Extra matras Rp. 150,000
Room 1,2,8,10: queen size bed (180 cm)
Room 4,5,6,7: single bed (120 cm) with sliding bed
Room 3: two single bed (100 cm)
Check out time: 12.00 Noon
Rate may change without a prior notice
All rates include breakfast, service charge, and government tax.
The home stay has 10 double rooms with shower inside. Four rooms at the front row/Villa Hijau, three at the back row/Villa Tiga and another three/Villa Gazebo on the opposite of Villa Hijau.
Room 1,2, 3, 4: table n desk, small cupboard, mirror, towel rack, a set of coffee table & chairs in the front terrace.
Room 4, 5, 6: Side table, small cupboard, mirror, towel rack. A set of bamboo chairs & table in the front terrace.
Room 8,9,10: small cupboard, mirror, towel rack. A set of bamboo chairs & table on both front terrace & back terrace
Shower, tub / bucket, western toilet, wash-basin.
Blanket, towel, soap are available. Please ask if you do not find them in your room.
We serve Indonesian, western and Asian cuisine. We also can prepare for group dining. Contact Ani to make arrangement for group dining.
Depending on the season, we grow our vegetables on the property. Favorite menu are Chicken Vegetable Curry & Mix rice a la Lembah Rinjani. Ask for our specialty colonial drink, warm and spicy is sure to warm cool Sembalun evening
There are many things that you can do while you are at Lembah Rinjani Home Stay & Restaurant
Here are some of activities that may interest you.
Leisure and Activities:
The main attraction why people come to Sembalun is climbing the Peak of Mount Rinjani. It saves climbers lots of time compared to coming from other route.
Rinjani is the second highest active volcano in Indonesia. Its 3726m is so challenging and its crater lake is beautifully fantastic!!! Save lost of energy and loads of patient to get there
Like in most mountains they usually have water falls. This one in Sajang the village next to Sembalun also has some. There are three falls stand close by from each other from the highest to the lowest one. The one in the picture is the second highest. Something special about these water falls is that the mud from their river is believed to have cosmetic substance which could make your skin stay healthy and young. Then we named it Stay Young Waterfall.
If Rinjani is too tiring for you try to climb one of the surrounding lower mountains in Sembalun. One of them is Mount Pergasingan. it’s around three hours climbing.
This mountain used to be a place for growing garlic what Sembalun used to be famous for. And after the harvest the men played top – spin or Gasing in local language at the empty garlic field. That is how the mountain got its name for.
If you driving from east route stop by at Pusuk Pass on the way to Lembah Rinjani. Feel the air, listened to the peaceful sound of the forest, and marvel at the mountainous and Sembalun Bumbung valley scenery. Best view at around 4 pm.
Despite its sour taste and tomaty texture (that is many local say about it) strawberry has been popular in Sembalun in the last years. There are some places that you can visit and buy and we usually go to Armasih. This place is easy to reach, the background is beautiful (looks nice for pictures), the owners are friendly they let you taste and help with the picking which is so fun, and they also sell local hand weaving.
Need for an easy walk, beautiful view? Choose this village walk which takes you around vegetable and red rice field and old village / Desa Beleq where the first inhabitants of Sembalun used to live. Get ready for a little bit ‘adventure’ such as crossing shaky bamboo bridge like the one in the picture
Some villages in Lombok still retain their weaving tradition including Sembalun. While you were with us you may learn how to weave in one of the local weavers.
At least once in our life time some of us would like to try something different from what we do and what we have at home. Volunteering is one of the reasons some young people from around the globe come to stay in Sembalun. Share, live and work with the local. Experience, understand and appreciate local culture. This is one of the paths to be able to live harmoniously together in this colorful world. An experience for a better planet.
The only apple orchard in Lombok, Famous among the local. You can view borderless Mount Rinjani from the place.
Most kids who come love the natural surrounding and love being outdoor. What about having a Boy Scout on holiday? It is so fun.
Fresh air, scenic view, friendly people, peaceful place are a very nice place to have for gathering with friends & colleagues. Bring your guitars to have more merry holidays.
If you wander around the village you may meet men gather around and play gasing. Stop by and join the crowd.
Relax on your porch reading or doing nothing. Watch the sight of Rinjani and listen to the sound of Sembalun.
Besides spending time on leisure, Sembalun has a lot to offer. there are some to discover. You can do a research perhaps? Some people have done in nematology and ornithology. Perhaps you could be one of the researchers we meet there.