Ayana Komodo launches first five-star resort on the island of Flores

AYANA Komodo Resort, Waecicu Beach

Ayana Hotels has opened AYANA Komodo Resort at Waecicu Beach; the first five-star resort to launch on the dreamy island of Flores. Built in just 14-months, and spanning 1.4 hectares, the new resort showcases 205 bedrooms, 2 designer pools, children’s pool, and a handful of hospitality outlets including Rinca Restaurant, UNIQUE Rooftop Bar, Naga Bar, Mesa Bar, Kisik Seafood Grill and famous Japanese restaurant, HonZEN. The resort also features a premium spa, grand ballroom and handful of inspirational meeting spaces.

“AYANA Resort and Spa, Bali and AYANA Midplaza, Jakarta are much-loved industry leaders, with guests traveling from around the world to experience what is called ‘The Touch of AYANA’. Even before joining the AYANA brand, I had heard about these incredible resorts and I am thrilled to offer guests the opportunity to experience ‘The Touch of AYANA’ at AYANA Komodo Resort,” said the resort’s new General Manager, Fernando Arroyo.

The resort can be easily reached via a scenic one-hour flight from Bali. Surrounded by the Komodo National Park, a UNESCO heritage site renowned for stunning marine diversity and native Komodo dragons, the resort provides an unparalleled natural playground.  The resort is appointed with 13 suites and 192 premium guest rooms, as well as AYANA Lako di’a, a 9-bedroom traditional Phinisi sailing yacht, 6 international restaurants, a private pier, and 3 swimming pools.

The resort is an impressive sight to behold and truly marks a new beginning for tourism in East Indonesia.