If you look back 20 years Gili Trawangan was a simple backpacker island with a few cheap bungalows for accommodation. It was pure paradise and bliss. Times have changed and the bungalows have been upgraded but the islands magic and natural beauty still remain unchanged. Despite these bungalow upgrades, travellers heading off to Gili Trawangan can still find GREAT DEALS when it comes to bungalow accommodation.
Following is a selection of the best and most affordable bungalows and homestays on Gili Trawangan that are in the price range of $30-$50 Aust dollars. This should put a smile on anyone’s face looking for cheap yet comfortable holiday accommodation on Gili Trawangan.
RUMAH KALUA – Gili Trawangan
This bungalow is in a perfect location and is a short 5 minute stroll to the beach. Rumah Kalua is really quiet and set in tropical gardens that add to the ambiance of the island. All rooms are fully air conditioned and are clean, modern and all have a private terrace where you can relax, chill out and soak up the atmosphere.The rooms also have large double beds with their own private bathroom – no sharing here! There is also a TV and Wifi throughout the property. As an added bonus a freshly prepared breakfast is brought to your room daily plus the super friendly staff are on hand to organise all your snorkelling and diving tours. Yes this bungalow is cheap BUT it is incredible value considering your location and amenities. Book RUMAH KALUA NOW
COCONUT GROVE – Central location, Gili Trawangan
The Coconut Grove is in the heart of Gili Trawangan and as the name suggests it is surrounded by coconut trees. The bungalows are built in a Javanese traditional style and they are all fully air conditioned.PLUS there is a swimming pool
The vibe of these bungalows are very peaceful and extremely tranquil so you can get some serious down time while staying here. The views to the garden area are fantastic as there are floor to ceiling glass windows.If you enjoy outdoor tropical bathrooms then you are going to love these bungalows – very affordable in a top Gili Trawangan location. Book COCONUT GROVE NOW
PESONA RESORT – Main Strip, Gili Trawangan
This bungalow is looks right over a beautiful private beach right on the water and is super close to the jetty – which puts Pesona Resort is a great central position. The resort has an beautiful outdoor swimming pool and a restaurant on site. There is free Wifi as well throughout the resorts area. The pool right on the beach makes this holiday accommodation absolutely perfect – just imagine relaxing by the pool and then dipping into the warm tropical waters for a snorkel.
The spacious rooms have A/C, there is also a TV, DVD player and en suite modern bathrooms. There is also a safe to lock away personal items. BOOK PESONA RESORT HERE
GILI BEACH BUM HOTEL – located in the main beach area Gili Trawangan
This is a budget style hotel geared for those on a limited budget that want to stay in the Gili’s and party as well. There is an on site vbar as well as a restaurant so you can socialise, relax and party at the one location. The rooms are dorm style and it’s a maximum of 3 persons per room so it’s not too over crowded. Ideal for the younger traveller.
There is free breakfast, air conditioning, hot water and free Wifi as well as personal lockers to store valuables. This is the best place to party hard and recover on the beach the next day. Book the GILI BEACH BUM HOTEL NOW
COTTON TREE COTTAGES – Central location, Gili Trawangan
Cotton Tree Cottages is located on the gorgeous island of Gili Trawangan. There is a large cotton tree as the stand out feature of these cottage. The accommodation is traditional Javanese Lumbung style with spacious, modern comfortable rooms with king size beds, A/C and a fun outdoor tropical hot water shower. Staff are on hand to help you with all tours and water activities on the island. As an add on there is free Wifi. BOOK COTTON TREE NOW
GILIANO RESIDENCE – great location on Gili Trawangan
If your looking for a peaceful and private holiday getaway then The Giliano is perfect. It boasts 4 modern air conditioned rooms that ll have large double beds an en suite bathroom with shower and a private terrace. Perfect for a couple wanting great value accommodation. Rooms also come with Wifi, a flat screen TV and for added luxury breakfast is served daily to your door. These residences are also in a good location and it’s a short 10 minute walk to the nearest beach. Book the Giliano Residence NOW
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