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Mothership Feature: Why You Should Go To Batam in 2022

Both Horizon Fast Ferry and Harbour Bay Downtown was featured when Cass and Andrew from Mothership visited Batam. Check out where they went and if they enjoyed their short trip!

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Harbour Bay Downtown Hotels

Harbour Bay Downtown offers 6 independent hotel chains to meet all budgets. Accommodations range from specialized boutique hotels to 5 star hotels all conveniently located within 15 minutes walk from the ferry terminal. 1. Batam Marriott Harbour Bay Hotel ($$$) The newly built Batam Marriott Harbour Bay Hotel has 216 spaciously luxurious rooms. Opened in 2021, the Harbour Bay Ferry Terminal and Bay Front Mall are a short, enclosed and air-conditioned 5 minute walk away. …

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Visa Information

Visa-Free Countries A 30-day tourist visa without extension shall be granted to the citizens of the following countries: Brunei Darussalam | Cambodia | Laos | Malaysia | Myanmar | The Philippines | Singapore | Thailand | Vietnam Criteria: Passport has to be valid for at least 6 months from date of entry. A valid return ticket or a ticket for an onward journey to another country. Visa-On-Arrival Countries A fee-based 30-day tourist visa-on-arrival (“VOA”) with one 30-day extension* shall be granted to the citizens of the following countries: …

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Immigration

Automated Immigration Lanes & Priority Lanes Our automated immigration lanes, also known as Autogate, provide a seamless and efficient way of traveling into and out of Batam’s Harbour Bay Ferry Terminal. With the use of biometric technology, you can clear customs in a matter of seconds without going through regular immigration counters, which can be cumbersome especially during peak season. Best of all, it is absolutely free. Eligible Nationalities:  Indonesians, Singapore, Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, …

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Golf

1. South Links Golf Opened in 1996, the greens at South Links Golf comes with a multitude of carefully manicured “hazards” for those who enjoy a good challenge. As a links course, you can be sure to have a good game even after a rainy day. A variety of on-site facilities include a swimming pool, traditional massage rooms, traditional Japanese styled baths and more. South Links Golf makes a short family-getaway possible due to its …

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The Coolest Neighbourhood in Batam 2022

Discover the coolest neighbourhood in Batam 2022, The Promenade, located right next to Harbour Bay Terminal, it is a street line with Restaurants, bars, clubs and cafes. Emerging from the pandemic, this area is one of the favourite spot for the locals looking to party or unwind, right by the ocean. There are constant event held by the open area, with street food, night bazaar and concerts, attracting locals and tourist. Below are some of …

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Visiting Batam – Latest Travel Procedure Post COVID-19 (Updated 22/4/2022)

It’s finally endemic and we know that you have been waiting to travel to Batam for the best seafood and foot massages. Follow this simple list to prepare for your trip and when you’re ready, make your booking on Horizon Fast Ferry directly on our homepage. We can’t wait to receive you at Harbour Bay Ferry Terminal to kickstart your holiday! Please be informed that Horizon Fast Ferry will be relocating back to HarbourFront Centre …

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Quarantine Hotel Package Offer

Are you looking for a Stay-Home Notice (SHN) hotel in Batam? 4 Star Swiss-Belhotel, Swissbelinn and Zest hotel are offering exclusive accommodation package with transport from Ferry Terminal, meal and laundry services for as low as IDR 400K per night. Call the below number to find out more. Related posts: SingapoRediscovers Vouchers: What To Do With Your $100 Including Hotels, Attractions & Tours! Ultimate Batam Destination Guide KFC S’pore releases 18 Discount Coupons valid till Sept …

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Cross Border Delivery Service for Batam & Singapore

Are you missing your favourite food or  snacks from Singapore or Batam? Horizon has recently added a new service cross border delivery between Singapore & Batam. Sending food from Batam to Singapore is subject for approval on a case by case basis. For resident residing in Singapore please contact any of the number below: Horizon Counter +65 62766711 | +65 9158 1013 For Batam Residences please contact: Horizon Batam Counter: 0778 741 5100 | 0895 …

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First 5 Star Marriott Hotel in Batam 2020

Pamper yourself in this newly open Marriott Hotel in Harbour Bay. The first exclusive Marriott in Batam,  come experience the five-star luxury, excellent service and premium amenities in this ideal Staycation venue! Set along Harbour Bay and located conveniently along Batam’s top attractions, it boast a scenic views of the bay overlooking Singapore, plush bedding, 24-hour room service and Wi-Fi. Unwind at their chic restaurants, bars and rooftop lounge or pamper yourself at their exclusive …

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Smart Retiring in Batam with monthly payment

With tighter curbs on Singapore property, residents are increasingly looking for homes around the region that are in close proximity but cost a fraction to retire while earning  rental income from their HDB. Retiring in JB is a choice that comes to mind for many Singaporean. But with crime rates ramping up and increasing properties prices due to foreign investment,  many are increasing looking in Batam for properties, that includes a prominent Singaporean footballer, (His …

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Top Bird Nest Supplier in Batam (at least 30-40% cheaper than Singapore)

Did you know many big retail TCM shops get their bird nest directly from Batam, give it a fancy name, repackage and resell in Singapore? Batam is a place where all the wholesaler and manufacturer gathers to trade and supply bird nest to Singapore, Malaysia and China. The raw birdnest, usually harvested from swiftlet farm houses under a control condition,  process, clean and package in Batam before they are ship out. Prices are calculated in …

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