We spent six days on the beautiful island of Nusa Lembongan, staying at Mega Cottage, and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Although it's easy enough to find cheaper accommodation in the area and with a pool (around 150,000rp) we paid a little more to stay at Mega because the rooms were a lot nicer, with a section of beach out front and a view of two surf breaks from our room. After a little bargaining we paid 200,000rp for a room with a fan, and my parents who joined us a few days later paid 250,000 for one with air con.
The cottages are basic but clean and tidy with a large comfy bed and nice balcony area. Rooms have an adjoining bathroom with a low pressure cold shower and western toilet. Brekkie and cold drinks are also available in the attached restaurant.
Joe and the other staff at Mega were very friendly and helpful, and they arranged for us to take a snorkelling trip to Manta Bay for a pretty good price (highly recommended). Joe also sorted our return trip to Bali on a fast boat for 100,000rp which is less than we had paid to get there.
The only downside I should mention is that during our six nights there our rooms weren't cleaned, or bedding or towels changed. It wasn't a big deal to us but this might be an issue for some travellers (other homestay type accommodation i've visited in Bali made beds daily and changed towels every other day).
Some tips on Nusa Lembongan generally - whilst it's beautiful, it's not a great place for people looking for long stretches of sandy beach to relax on and water to swim in. Bring plenty of cash as there is no ATM in the area. One of the dive shops will give cash through card payments with a 5% charge.
If you're looking for a peaceful place on Lembongan, close to Shipwrecks surf spot and a step up from the more basic accommodation, then this is a great choice.
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