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Kandui Left, also referred to as Nokanduis, is a renowned surfing destination with a reputation for its speed and power. Although it is a top choice for intermediate and advanced surfers when the swell is big, which only happens a few times a year, it is ideal for beginner and intermediate surfers, as well as long boarders, for the majority of the year when the waves are smaller. At Kandui Villas, safety is our top priority, and we strive to prepare all of our guests for the unique conditions they may encounter at Kandui Left. Whether you're a seasoned pro seeking a thrilling challenge or a beginner looking to improve your skills, Kandui Left promises a memorable surfing experience that will stay with you for a lifetime. Double click on any photo to open and enlarge the slide show.


Kandui Villas® offers a range of surf spots to suit all levels of surfers. A few times a year Baby Kandui is big enough to offer up long perfect tubes of up to 20 seconds long but most of the time it is smaller, and is a great option for those who are still honing their skills. This spot offers a more manageable, yet still exciting experience, with long, rippable waves that are perfect for both hot dogging and longboarding. Whether you're a beginner or intermediate surfer, or a longboarder looking for a great wave, Baby Kandui is sure to deliver a memorable surfing experience. So, come and explore the diverse surf spots at Kandui Villas® luxury resort and find the one that's perfect for you. Double click on any photo to open and enlarge the slide show.


Located just a stone's throw away from Kandui Villas®, this hidden gem is a must-visit for surfers of all skill levels. With its short but playful waves, this sand island offers the perfect opportunity to show off your skills or simply enjoy a leisurely ride. Whether you're looking to hone your technique or simply have some fun in the sun, this spot is sure to deliver. Don't miss out on the chance to experience the thrill of riding its easy, rippable rights, just a mere five minutes from Kandui Villas®.


AKA Karambat Left, Bikinis or G-strings. On the East of the island, only five minutes by dinghy from Kandui Villas®. This wave is predominantly a long easy left, but also has a right hander off of it when it gets a bit bigger, and is perfectly suited for surfers of all levels, including begginers. A good tune-up for surfers who don’t want to immediately fling themselves into the maw of Kandui, and an ideal place to bring the kids. The view of all the surrounding islands from Karambat will knock the jet lag out of you and leave no doubt you’re not in Kansas anymore...Welcome to a true surfer's paradise, the Mentawai Islands.


A popular, consistent left breaking off a small island on the east side of the main island, and is only 5 minutes from Kandui Villas®. A Frames can be high performance heaven for mid-experienced level goofyfoots, but will also throw up a barrel to remind surfers why they came all that way.


Located just a short distance from Kandui Villas®, 4-Bobs is a fantastic surf spot for beginner and intermediate surfers. The inside section of the wave, which is accessible during high tides, provides gentle, easy-to-ride waves that are perfect for learning and improving your surfing skills. The wave is soft and safe, with long rides and playful sections that allow for plenty of opportunities to practice and perfect your technique. Though it may not be known for its barrels, 4-Bobs offers a fun and enjoyable surf experience that is suitable for all skill levels.


Rifles, also known as Kandui Right, is a world-renowned surf spot that is truly a surfer's paradise. With long, powerful waves that can stretch up to 800+ yards, this spot offers a thrilling and unparalleled surf experience. Dubbed as the best right-hander in the world by none other than 10-time world champion Kelly Slater and other top pros, Rifles is a must-visit destination for any surfer looking for the ultimate wave-riding adventure. And the best part? It's just a quick 6-minute boat ride from Kandui Villas®. Don't miss out on the chance to charge the legendary Rifles and see for yourself why it's considered one of the best surf spots in the world.