Adiwana Warnakali resort, the first of its kind on Nusa Penida island, opened its doors in September 2020. With its 15 well-appointed rooms, scenic restaurant, relaxing sun deck, sparkling pool, and serene spa, this 4-star boutique hotel offers a unique seaside experience with breathtaking views of Agung and the sunset. In a short span of time, Adiwana Warnakali has earned a stellar reputation for offering high-end services and outstanding hospitality, quickly becoming one of the best places to stay in Nusa Penida. The resort’s PADI 5-star instructor development dive center boasts its own 3-meter deep pool, training and classroom facilities, and equipment rooms, providing everything you need for a memorable scuba diving adventure. Don’t miss the opportunity to create unforgettable memories of Bali and Nusa Penida at Adiwana Warnakali, truly an awesome place to visit on the island.
Adiwana Warnakali dive resort
Adiwana Warnakali has 12 Ocean View Suites (with a huge balcony) and 3 Grand Deluxe Ocean View rooms (with a smaller balcony). The view from each room is stunning, whatever the time in the day. You can wake up in your bed just in front of the sea and you are like on the deck of a boat. You can see Ceningan island and watch Mount Agung while you take your shower. And you can enjoy an amazing sunset from the sofa of your balcony.
Each room is spacious and comfortable. It features a nautical look with oar used as part of the decoration. The bathroom also comes with beautiful blue tiles.
Pool and Deck
The iron wood sundeck is a great place to enjoy the sun, drink a cocktail or just rest in front of Mount Agung. You can refresh in the pool or even take a floating breakfast ! The elegant pergola provides some shadow.
Warnakali Restaurant is one of the best dining destinations in Nusa Penida. And not only because of the view. Our chef will prepare for you fresh seafood, indonesian specialities but also pasta, pizza, sandwich or burgers.
After a busy day on the roads of Nusa Penida or diving in Nusa Penida underwater it’s time to relax in the Spa. Adiwana Warnakali offers a wide choice of massages and treatments to indulge yourself. A complete experience starting with a feet bath and ending with an amazing ginger tea, in front of the sea.
A great video shot by Russian friends visiting Nusa Penida
Warnakali PADI 5 star dive center
Warnakali Dive Center opened in Nusa Penida in August 2017. Its ambition, till the beginning, was to reach the highest level of satisfaction for scuba divers, in safe conditions. The efforts were rewarded because Warnakali joined the list of PADI 5 star dive resorts in Bali in less than 2 years. After only 3 years, Warnakali is now an Instructor Development Dive Resort. Divers from everywhere in the world come to dive in Nusa Penida underwater to meet the oceanic sunfish or Mola Mola and the Manta Rays at Manta Point. But there is much more to see. With the good guide and the best dive center you will get the best of diving in Nusa Penida and Bali.
Warnakali : a unique 3-meter deep pool in Nusa Penida
The swimming pool is emblematic of the ambition of the dive center. Its design meets all the objectives of professional scuba diving courses and amazing fun dives.
An awesome tool for scuba diving initiation and courses
The pool is divided in two parts. In shallow water people who never dived get used to the equipment. And breathe for the first time underwater. The 3-meter deep part of the pool is very important for a complete initiation before going at sea. Because the first meters are the most important to properly equalize the pressure in the middle ear with the outside pressure underwater. And when you master all the exercises in the reassuring setting of a pool, you enjoy even more your diving at sea ! It would be a shame not to enjoy diving with Manta Rays because you were poorly prepared, would’t it ?
The pool is also more than 10 meter long because some of the PADI courses require this length.You indeed develop basic scuba diving skills in a pool for your PADI Open Water Course. And you will also practice some of the exercices in the pool before performing them at sea.
The swimming pool is also very reassuring to reactivate the licence of divers who have not been scuba diving for a long time.
Warnakali instructors have a sound knowledge of Nusa Penida diving sites
Yann, the manager of Warnakali, has accumulated more than 8000 dives in Bali, including 6000 in Nusa Penida islands. He has dived more than 600 times at Crystal Bay, the most emblematic dive site in Nusa Penida.
Nusa Penida diving sites are world famous, but they are also pretty technical. The current can indeed be quite intense in Nusa Penida islands (Nusa Penida, Nusa Lembongan, Nusa Ceningan). So diving with an instructor who knows the least characteristic of each dive site is an important asset. Guarantee of a successful dive during which you will see the max you can hope for, while being in total safety. Especially if you are looking for the Mola Mola !
And a guarantee of successful training whether you come for a discovery dive, a PADI certification or a more advanced diving course. The center recently certified a rescue diver who completed all her training after she originally was only looking after a snorkeling session with Manta Rays !
Warnakali dive center and its brand new equipment
New and well maintained equipment is an important asset for great fun dives. But the dive center also has all the necessary equipment to dive safely. Including two essential equipment for safety : a radio and an oxygen kit on board of the boat.
Free diving initiation in the pool for Adiwana Warnakali guests
If you always wanted to breath underwater and never dared to ask, Warnakali dive instructors will be present at the infinity pool every day between 4 and 6 pm. They will offer a free 30 minute initiation to diving to Adiwana Warnakali guests. And after the initiation, at 6 pm, the pool is also a great place for relaxation. It is perched on a hill overlooking Lembongan Strait. To the east, an amazing view of Mount Agung. To the west, great sunsets. So even for those who do not wish to take the plunge, the place is worth the trip. The dive center organizes sunset aperitifs even if you are not guest of the resort. It consists of an introduction to scuba diving. It starts with a discovery dive in the pool, followed by an aperitif at sunset. A very romantic experience if you travel as a couple !
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