Hidden Gems in Lombok: Selong Belanak Beach

Want to know more about Selong Belanak Beach? Here's more information!
22 Sep 2022 · By Ayurizka Purwadhania
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Selong Belanak Beach / @nissratu___
Selong Belanak Beach / @nissratu___

Lombok is known for its stunning beaches, which are famous worldwide. The beach here is known to have big waves and is a favourite for Indonesian and foreign surfers to surf freely on the waves. This uniqueness has made Lombok the host of several national and international surfing olympiads. One of the favourite beaches for surfers is Selong Belanak Beach.

Want to know more about Selong Belanak Beach? Here's more information!


The location of Selong Belanak Beach is in the West Praya area, which is > 50 KM from the city of Mataram. The travel time required to get to this beach from Mataram is 1-2 hours by motorbike or car.


Here are some of the facilities available at Selong Belanak Beach:

  • Parking area
  • Mosque
  • Toilet
  • Restaurant
  • Surf Rentals
  • Surf Guide


Selong Belanak Beach is known to have 2 different types of waves, thus making many people visit this beach just to surf. This beach also has a coastline shaped like an arch and is surrounded by hills and forests. Selong Belanak Beach also has clean white sand, making the scenery in the beach area more stunning.

Selong Belanak Beach / @tropiklombok
Selong Belanak Beach / @tropiklombok

You can do various activities on this beach, from surfing, playing in the water, taking selfies, beach volleyball to camping. Selong Belanak Beach is known for its beautiful sunset views and amazes every eye. For those of you who want to stay near the beach, here are several villa spots that you can use to stay while looking at the beautiful beach scenery.

Entrance Ticket and Opening Hours

Selong Belanak Beach / @mariannatognini
Selong Belanak Beach / @mariannatognini

If you are planning to visit Selong Belanak Beach soon, here is the latest entry ticket price information:

  • Entrance Ticket: IDR 5,000
  • Motorcycle Parking: IDR 5,000
  • Car Parking: IDR 10,000
  • Surfboard Rental: IDR 50,000
  • Buy Surfboard: From IDR 350,000
  • Surf Guide Course: From IDR 100,000

The Selong Belanak Beach tourist attraction is open daily for 24 hours, but visitors are advised to come from 07.00-17.00 to enjoy the view of the beach more clearly. So, are you interested in visiting this beach?

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