There is a lot of accommodation that is cheap and clean. Rooms vary from fan to air con. There are also a number of ‘hotels’ that have passed their ‘used by’ date. A number of new hotels have been built near the harbour. You can book before you go or find accommodation when you arrive. Upon arrival there are many touts near the jetty that will take you to available accommodation.
Gili air hotel
Supier room - 550 000 air for 2
62 370 634435
there are restaurants spread out along the island though most are on the south, east and north coast in sections.
Snorkeling – just let the current pull you along. Note that in some places the currents are very strong and the drop off to deep water is very steep.
Diving – diving centres are located on the island
Cycling – the ‘road’ gets a little bogged down in sand in some places on the west coast.
Hire a local boat and snorkel.
Go on a snorkel cruise – this stops at a number of places around the three Gili islands.
Locals are very friendly so have a chat.
Cimodo tour around island
Surf – surfboards are available to hire
Walk around and through island
Horse and cart rides (cimodo)
Getting around between islands
There are ferries between the Gili islands or you can hire a local or speed boat.