Norm vant Hoff
Our wedding @ the lodge
Linda vant Hoff
The Lodge started as a simple private getaway for our family, in the remote mountains of Bali for Norm from Australia & Linda from New Zealand
No electricity, No spoken english, No sealed roads.
Surrounded by nature and nurtured by a few local subsistence
Our land had only coconut trees and grasslands for Bali cows.
In the year 2000 we put down roots, built our first bungalow, homeschooled our 2 boys, started nurturing locals to learn
about the hospitality industry & brought our Permaculture background
into real practice.
The Lodge evolved slowly & organically, as like minded people came to share our experience.
Our story began...
Learn more about us here
Larz vant Hoff
Oska vant Hoff
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A Special Tribute
To our Balinese family, who made our journey possible - Starting 25 years ago - still with us today...
KaGreat grandfather, Holy man, visionary & friend
EmbaOur Balinese great grand mother
MaOur family grandmother
Ketut ArimbawaOur land owner & friend now departed from this world
Ibu WayanJero, wife, mother & friend
Pak Putuwith daughter Meisia
Our Local Team
Our wonderful dedicated team, most have been with us for over 10 years.
We only employ staff from our local villages, building capacity where experience is not available