Booked the Honeymoon package via five star tour. This was my first trip to Batam with my gf and the experience was pleasant. Once we docked at waterfront city, we were well received by Harris's staffs from the harbour till checking in. We were upgraded to Carbana rooms which I perceived were more spacious than the usual ones, but on the downside, we had mosquitoes for company since these rooms are standalone and nearer to the beach. Not a major setback though.
Do drop by Harris Cafe for a quick bite if you reached early. Hotel breakfast is served till 10 am.
We had a short trip to Mega Mall, which we spent majority of the time in the Family KTV (on the highest level), which was going for about $S6.00/jam for a small room. Once back in Harris, we had a game of bowling (don't forget your socks if you don't wanna pay for unnecessity) before we went for SPA. We kinda enjoyed the SPA session in a hut for only the both of us. We had 45 mins of massage and 30 mins of Jacuzzi session. Dinner was an option between Steamboat or 4 course Candlelight dinner which we chose the latter. Quite a decent meal.
For the ferry back to Singapore, we can choose to book either the 230pm or 430pm slot back. We took the 430pm slot, but in retrospect, we will prefer the 230pm slot as there isn't much to do after checking out and lunch is not cheap in Harris Cafe if you were to leave at 430pm.
Overall, the package is recommended by couple intending for a short vacation.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- A friendly resort facing the strait of Singapore and the sea view with spacious accommodation and giant free form swimming pool. Strategic destination and a perfect vacation spot for couples, families or business purposes. With 308 rooms and suites including 20 cabanas, this hotel has the largest number of room provided in Funky and Trendy Wing.Harris Funky will cater the needs of your most discerning family member while easily keeping the whole group occupied and satisfied. Harris Trendy has the newest and trendiest all inclusive concepts, reserved exclusively for couples and singles . Asia's one of its kind, an all inclusive concept welcomes couples and singles to experience carefree days and endless irresistible nights in Batam. The atmosphere allows event the most conventional of guest to throw caution-to-the-wind and experience life like never before. Located just 40 minutes away from Harbourfront Center Singapore, Harris Resort Batam try to persuade its guests to linger with a plethora of water sports & indoor entertainment in the form of a ten-lane bowling alley, Squash & billiards, ATV , Jet Ski, Flying Fox or sea sport activities. Soothe the muscles with one of our treatments at the spa, foot reflexology facilities or head to the giant free-form pool. The H-Spa an oasis of calm and serenity with breathtaking sea views and sunset in the afternoon, provide Harris Fans with a haven to luxuriate and pamper themselves with a selection of Body and Facial treatments masterfully executed by highly trained therapists. Two outlets to ease hunger pains are available by providing Indonesian, Asian and Western cuisines. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Harris Resort Batam Waterfront Hotel Batam
- Batam Harris Hotel