Indonesia resort The Oberoi, Lombok offers easy access to Mount Rinjani and Gili Islands

Conveniently situated for both trips up Mount Rinjani and across to the nearby Gili Islands, The Oberoi, Lombok occupies a truly stunning plot of oceanfront land. Its 20 villas and 30 pavilions are spread across 24 acres of grounds and the resort also boasts a tennis court, a beach club (with PADI dive center) and its own boat launch. Rates start from US$380++ (S$483)/night. Rumor has it much of the undeveloped land along the same peninsula will be built on before too long, so get there soon!