Airfare is not included in the trip price! The closest commercial airport to the hotel is Tambolaka Airport (TMC), approximately 7 miles (11 kilometers) away. We highly recommend that you purchase travel insurance for any trip.
PLEASE NOTE: Do not book your flight for this trip until you receive our confirmation email. Your VolunTour will be confirmed after we have reached a minimum booking of 10 people.
Members booking this VolunTour are required to purchase travel insurance from the vendor of their choice (see Additional Information for details).
Round-trip airport transfers are included from:
Tambolaka Airport (TMC) to the hotel on October 16, timing based on flight details provided.
The hotel to Tambolaka Airport (TMC) on October 19, timing based on flight details provided.
To arrange your airport transfers, please submit flight details HERE by October 2.
Please note: Transfers are provided only for the airport(s), dates and times listed above.
Maringi Ecoresort by Sumba Hospitality Foundation welcomes visitors to
its rural setting in Sumba Barat Daya, Southwest Sumba Regency, not far
from the coast. The hotel’s lodgings and restaurant encourage
environmentally friendly practices such as the use of bamboo and solar
Sharing this hotel is the Sumba Hospitality Foundation, which provides education to youth interested in hospitality and agriculture. Among other things, students learn about permaculture farming techniques that emphasize sustainability and self-sufficiency. After graduating, they will promote responsible tourism throughout the region.
• 1 family-style restaurant and bar under a traditional alang-alang thatched roof.
• Outdoor swimming pool.
• Powered entirely by solar energy and waste-water treatment systems.
• On-site organic garden based on permaculture farming techniques.
Bamboo Pavilion accommodations with:
• 1 double bed. No extra bed available.
• Maximum occupancy 2 adults.
• Minimum occupancy 1 adult.
Deluxe Guest House accommodations with:
• 1 king bed or 2 twin beds. Extra bed available.
• Maximum occupancy 3 adults in rooms with an extra bed.
• Minimum occupancy 1 adult.
Both room types include:
• Air conditioning.
• Ceiling fan and mosquito net.
• En suite, open-air bathroom.
Check-in: 2 p.m.
Minimum check-in age is 18 years.
Maringi Ecoresort by Sumba Hospitality Foundation
Jl Mananga Aba
Karuni, Sumba 87255, Indonesia
Pricing for children for this resort may differ from (and be greater than) pricing for adults. Click BOOK IT to check. If the pricing for children differs from the pricing for adults, refer to the Policies section for further details.
Children ages 8 years and older, accompanied by a paid parent or legal guardian, are welcome on this VolunTour. Please be aware that children’s pricing is based on hotel rates, excursion costs and other inclusions. See the Policies section for pricing and booking details.
Gratuities are not included. We suggest providing gratuities at your own discretion.