JavaCove Beach Hotel
Designed in simple tropical-minimalist style, this small surfside hotel is located in front of a long righthand pointbreak in the relaxed village of Batu Karas, West Java, Indonesia. Come discover somewhere special.
Batu Karas is a place for people in search of a laidback holiday where you can do as much or as little as you like: ...
In the dry season, April to October, swells swinging up from the Roaring 40s and Howling 50s march south-west across the Indian Ocean. Combined with south-east trade winds the west of Java around Cimaja holds the most viable options. Sea temperatures remain steady at around 28Â°C or 82Â°F. The centre of the island is mainly fringed by offshore islands or treacherous volcanic beaches devoid of surfable reefs. Until G-Land at eastern end holding perhaps the most famous wave in the region. Even during the off season when the trade winds switch to west there are still classic waves to be had at both ends of the island.
Information about the local area, not always from a surfers perspective.