Star Koat 2 – Mentawai Surf Charters


Jump on board the newly refurbished Star Koat 2 to discover the world-renowned Mentawai Islands, or venture north to the exclusive Banyak Islands upon request. With an 11-night flexible charter schedule, your journey can be tailored to include either destination based on your preferences, surf trip dates, and the conditions. 

Discover the raw beauty of the Banyak Islands, a cluster of islands in North Sumatra, or take on the legendary Mentawai Islands, home to around 50 world-class surf spots. Both areas boast consistent swell and top tier surfing conditions, promising an unforgettable adventure in Indonesia. 

Custom-built in 2018, Star Koat 2 is equipped with modern amenities including air conditioning and 6 twin-share cabins that accommodate up to 12 guests. Forming part of the esteemed Mentawai Surf Charters fleet, Star Koat 2 ensures a comfortable stay powered by Twin Engine Nissan RF10 420HP. 

Backed by a team of expert surf guides, surf photographers and crewmen, this exclusive Mentawai or Banyak Islands experience on board Star Koat 2 is highly rated for comfort, safety and top-notch service. 

February to November
All Levels
Fishing, Beaches, Snorkeling
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Star Koat 2 stands as a fully equipped Indonesian surf charter, ideal for navigating the reef breaks of West or North Sumatra. Designed specifically for surf charters, it features 6 spacious, air-conditioned cabins configured for twin sharing. Equipped with 2 shared bathrooms, the charter ensures comfort and convenience for up to 12 guests. 

The air-conditioned lounge and dining spaces provide a cool retreat from the warm Indonesian climate, offering a serene space to unwind post-surf. The thoughtful amenities onboard include a flatscreen TV, surfboard rack, a filtered water dispenser, a shaded top-level canopy, and a barbecue. 


The chefs onboard Star Koat 2 craft a selection of Indonesian and international cuisines 3 times daily, emphasising fresh and wholesome ingredients. Beyond breakfast, lunch, and dinner, an assortment of snacks and fruits are readily available to keep you fueled throughout the day. 

Each trip includes 15 cartons of beer at no extra cost, with the option to pre-order additional quantities if desired. A variety of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks are offered on the boat, although any special beverage requests should be made before your trip begins. 


Surf Star Koat 2 – Mentawai Surf Charters

In the Banyak Islands, surfers of all skill levels will find an impressive array of waves, from hollow lefts to playful rights, there’s something for everyone. This Sumatran paradise boasts breathtaking waves against a backdrop of dense tropical jungle. Noteworthy surf breaks in this region include Treasure Island Rights, Cobras, Joysticks, Toytown Lefts, among many others. 

For those drawn to the Mentawai Islands, over 50 top-tier waves await in this stunning region of West Sumatra. The impeccable quality, diversity and density of waves in the Mentawai Islands cater to surfers at every level. Utilising Star Koat 2’s support vessels, either an 18ft 115HP speedboat or a 12ft 15HP tender, guests can easily access renowned surf spots such as Burgerworld, Beng Beng, E-Bay, Pit Stops, Bank Vaults, Nipussi, and Hideaways, promising easy access and flexibility for guests who value having varied schedules while on a surf trip. 

Surf Guides

The crew on board Star Koat 2 is committed to delivering an unparalleled surfing experience to all guests, dedicated to a “no effort is too much” philosophy. 

Focused on prime surfing locations in Sumatra such as the Mentawai, Banyak, Nias or Hinako Islands, the seasoned surf guides aboard Star Koat 2 will ensure you’re positioned at the finest surf breaks every day, no matter the conditions. 

For guests interested in adding a photography package to their surf trip, this is available at an additional charge. 

Non-Surf Activities

In addition to surfing, Star Koat 2 offers a variety of activities to enrich your surf trip. Take advantage of the stand-up paddleboards or kayaks for an enjoyable paddle around the islands at your own leisure. Or, discover more of what the Banyak or Mentawai Islands has to offer by using the snorkeling and fishing equipment readily available on board. 

For those interested in exploring local villages or beaches, guided excursions using the support vessels can be organised. 

For guests looking to unwind on board, amenities include a flatscreen TV, home theatre, DVD player, sun loungers, and a barbecue setup, all available for your enjoyment. 

Exclusive Offer

Save $755 per person on low season sailings and $850 per person on high season sailings in 2024. Applicable to groups of minimum 11 surfers only. For remaining 2025 sailings, get an extra night free of charge for all groups of 11 or more surfers. For full offer details and T&Cs, enquire now. Offer is exclusive to World Surfaris.


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