We are an Eco&Cultural Learning Center founded by a group of passionate multicultural and eco social people. Our purpose is, with our social&eco friendly business, to empower with fair trade tourism the local community still living the Javanese traditional way and share our experience with our guests. We are living on a 5000m2 "garden of eden" like hill overlooking beautiful rice fields and one of the most pristine and preserved sandy beach in Yogyakarta area, Watu Kodok. Follow us @jiwalaut
Our traditional Javanese Eco Villa was designed by Yu Sing Liem of Akanoma Bandung. He was twice awarded in 2015 and 2016 as best sustainable construction design with our buildings.
The Joglo has THREE (3) private rooms, a living room, a long balcony and two (2) bathrooms. It is surrounded by a big relaxing garden.
Each room has a maximum capacity of 2 adults and space for additional 1-2 young children per room with matras to be charged additional 6 USD each. Babies free of charges without matras.
50 meters walk from pristine Watu Kodok beach
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Big garden of Eden like for walking around.
Free hammock available to be hanged wherever you wish.
Free hammock on every room front balcony
Free safe drinking water galons
We can prepare for you healthy herbal Jamu tea and premium Indonesian coffee made à la Italian style.
We can offer you fresh picked up seasonal organic tropical fruits from our garden or the village.
We cook for you traditional "slow food" indonesian meals with local natural or permaculture garden products at breakfast, lunch and diner if you book it a day in advance for a modest price of 30'000 rp per meal per person (no msg)
We have scooters/motors and bodyboards/surfboard for rental
Free access to our hill top gazebo for meditation and our balai building for workshop, Yogya, Pilate, children playground or what so ever inside activities you may want to do by yourself for free.
Interaktion mit Gästen
We are willing to share with you our knowledge, compound and alternative way of life close to nature, local traditions and people. We are willing to show and provide you tours and activities if you want to.
Weitere wichtige Infos
You will stay in a still natural ecosystem where humans live harmonised with the nature off the internet social media world.
Our philosophy is to limit our impact to the minimum on an area of scarce natural resources to be shared with all the people living and visiting around the beaches.
We don't provide AC but natural sea breeze, hot showers (not needed) and we and the earth will be very happy if you save water and electricity as we have limited water tanks capacity during the dry season.
Please come with your reusable water bottle which we refill for free.
Please be aware that in this area there aren't any trash management organised, so please do not bring with non compostable single use plastic products as our place can't handle it or bring it back with after your stay as many guest do.
> No smoking inside closed quarters
> Smoking is allowed three (3) meters from buildings
>Please don't throw anything except your own poo inside toilets bowls as we have biodigester
>Cooking stove and cooking forbidden inside the house and rooms
> Respect other guests
> Water from galons available for free
> Food stalls are available at our and neighboring beaches. We also provide traditional breakfast, lunch and dinner for IDR30K per meal per person with local natural and organic seasonal products, advanced notice prior day is preferred
Local explorers wanting to share their local natural beauty.
Providing a place for cultural understanding.
Socially and environmentally responsible operator