Why Villa Onu Is The Perfect Home For Your Family Surf Trip to Mentawai

by | May 11, 2024 | Mentawai

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Looking for the perfect family trip to Mentawai? Want to score pumping waves at Hollow Trees, while keeping the whole family happy and the kids entertained? Villa Onu has you covered!

Nestled between the palm trees and overlooking the waves of HTs, Villa Onu offers an unparalleled beachfront retreat, perfect for families.

With luxurious comfy rooms, exciting activities, and top-notch amenities, Villa Onu is the perfect place for a family Mentawai surf trip.

The Perfect Mentawai Family Villa

With five spacious airconditioned bedrooms, Villa Onu can comfortably accommodate up to 10 guests, ensuring that every member of the family has ample space to unwind and relax. From the moment you arrive, you’ll feel at home in your home from home.

Villa Onu. The perfect Mentawai Family Villa

At the center of Villa Onu you have a large couch area, dining table, bar, pool deck and loungers making it the perfect place for chilling out between surfs and relaxing with your family. The pool is the perfect place for a refreshing dip and for keeping the kids entertained while you relax with your friends and family.

The staff are on hand throughout your stay, bringing coconuts, cocktails, cold beers or coffees: whatever takes your fancy.

In the large garden, you will find hammocks, and beachfront palapas completely cushioned, perfect for watching the surfing out front.

Some of the rooms at the Villa have oversized bathtubs so you can end the day completely fresh and relaxed.

There is an airconditioned cinema room, with a big TV, oversized couch, Netflix and sound bar perfect for a family movie night in, or just keeping the kids entertained when you want some time to yourselves. We aren’t saying you should, but you could just lock them in there. We won’t tell.

Keep the kids entertained (locked away) in the airconditioned cinema room.

With so much space, and all the modern luxuries of home, Villa Onu Mentawai is perfectly set up for a family trip to Mentawai.

Mentawai Family Activities

Obviously, no family trip can go smoothly if there isn’t something for everyone to do. We know that sitting around waiting for your partners and friends to finish their surfs while you sit twiddling your thumbs, is boring.

At Villa Onu Mentawai you will find a whole range of activities to keep everyone entertained. From fishing and kayaking to paddle boarding and snorkeling, there’s something for everyone to enjoy right at your doorstep. When you stay at Villa Onu you get full use of all our toys, including use of the snorkeling gear and free boat rides out to the local snorkel spots, kayaks, workout equipment and more.

Find epic deserted beaches and snorkeling spots.

Step up your golf game with a driving net and challenge Vince to a digital 18 holes in your front yard while you watch the surf. He’s pretty good so bring your A-game.

The Garmin Approach R10 telling you your shots aren’t quite what you thought they were.

Release all the tensions with a massage in the villa massage mezzanine or under the shade of the palms. It’s the perfect way to get into holiday mode and forget any stress of home and work.

Did you know we also operate Mentawai Fishing? Head out with the groms and give them an experience they won’t forget reeling in a big fish. With a custom-built Morey 780 Interceptor, and a huge collection of top-of-the-line fishing gear, Villa Onu is properly set up for some epic fishing adventures.

A father and son smile while proudly holding the giant trevally that they caught on a fishing trip with Mentawai Fishing at Villa Onu
Groms stoked

Relax with front-row seats to one of the world’s best waves.

Take a boat trip to places like the mangroves and Bat Cave. Or maybe you fancy checking out some surf spots further afield like Macaronis and Greenbush?

Whether you want to simply sip cocktails by the pool or want to head out on an adventure, our dedicated staff on hand to organize and facilitate activities, your family’s experience at Villa Onu is sure to be seamless and unforgettable.

There are waves for everyone

When you think about the waves in Mentawai, normally you think of overhead barrels. But while the magazines all feature the big swell events, there are actually a lot of waves suitable for everyone. Whether you have a mix of longboarders and shortboarders, beginners or rippers, Villa Onu is perfectly placed in the middle a range of spots.

With Hollow Trees breaking right in your front yard, you can score every session.

If a hammock could talk, this one would tell you “You shoulda been here yesterday”

If you have never surfed before, we offer surf lessons where our surf coach will take you over to the beach break and you can catch your first waves in easy conditions over sand bottom.

Take a surf lesson at Villa Onu

Our surf guides are on hand all day everyday to take you to the best spots for you. Whether it’s the Point, Mini HTs, Bintangs, Lances Left, HTs or one of the many other waves around, the whole family can have fun surfing in Mentawai.

Waves for the groms

Leave the cooking to us

You are on holiday, the last thing you need to think about is cooking dinner for the family. Your stay at Villa Onu Mentawai includes 3 meals a day by your own private chef Eddie.

From made-to-order breakfasts to three-course dinners featuring fresh local seafood and Indonesian cuisine, every meal at Villa Onu is a culinary journey to remember.

Catch fresh fish, and Eddie will make it into a meal to remember.

During the festive season, we pull out all the stops with hearty Christmas dinners and New Year’s Eve celebrations to make your holiday truly special. So if you are looking for a Christmas getaway, get in touch for special offers and lock it in.

Mentawai Family Surf Trip

Ready to make Villa Onu Mentawai your next family surf trip?

Book your stay today and score the ultimate family retreat in the Mentawai Islands. We offer special rates for groups booking out the entire Villa, so get in touch with us and we will offer you an offer you won’t find anywhere else.