The island of Sumba is home to perfect surf, perfect beaches, and apparently the perfect hotel. The Nihiwatu Hotel in Indonesia was rated the best hotel in the world for 2016 by a reader survey in Travel & Leisure.
From the beginning, the Nihiwatu hotel was founded for the perfect wave to surf. And the waves are amazing in Sumba, with a wave so perfect only 10 surfers a day are allowed to ride it.
The hotel is also close enough to beaches for relaxing, a short hike from the Blue Waterfall,yoga classes, a day spa, and an equestrian program.
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