Hi there We are very keen to book a holiday at Club Med Bintan in June.....however there are MANY MANY complaints about the state of the rooms in reviews on Tripadvisor. Can anyone tell me if SOME of the rooms have been refurbished or what room type we need
Is there any way to book for CM Bintan for the next day, and all the offices are closed?
Hi there! Can anyone tell me something about the GO team and the CDV in Bintan? Do they provide a lot of attractions for GMs? Is it a lively village or more quiet one? Thanks! magic
My husband just returned from an 8 night stay at Ria Bintan WOW !!!! . Even though there were alot negative reports here we still decided to book anyway . For anyone thinking about visiting dont think twice - just do it. It has been one of the most enjoyable holidays
My husband and I are planning to visit this CM end of April for a week , is it possible to get an itinerary of what sort of entertainment and activities are planned for this month? Also are all drinks free or do you have to pay for some ? Dress Code - is there
Dear God, Pls lead Mike to this message, Thank You Hi Mike, This is Grace from Singapore. Was there last Dec (08) and recently June this year. I don''t remember introducing myself but you''ll definately recognise me. And even if you don''t recognise me, i''m
Hello there, I''m going to visit Bintan from April 8-11. When I checked the weather forecast from yahoo.com, I only can see the rain and thunderstorm images. Would this really mean raining all days during my visit? I''m really worried. :( Thanks in advance
Hi there! I have a question to everyone who has ever been to CM Ria Bintan. On one of other forums I found a post concerning Bintan. A man/a woman was describing his/her stay in the club and mentioned that one day a Komodo dragon was found at the porch of his/her
Hi All, Am looking for the GO in-charged of watersports at CM Bintan back in Nov ''08. He''s kinda tall, tan and boyish looking... a pity i din get his name... Any idea, Anyone? Thanks in advance...
Hello, does anyone know what vaccinations are being recommended for Bintan Island? Club Med call centre couldn''t answer my question. Travel clinics are of course very defensive in their answer, recommending all possible vaccinations for Sumatra. I suppose if
Hi Everybody! I''m planning to go to Bintan in February 2009 and I wonder what''s the weather like there in that time? Is it raining a lot? I live in Poland and it''s a quite long trip for me to get to Bintan so I''d really like to avoid spending a week with
Hi everybody, I''m so lucky to go back to Bintan in April and was wondering if anybody knows which GO''s are in the circus and sports team. Amalia
Hey[:)] Just got back from Bintan a week ago. Has anyone else who 's been there recently noticed how annoying the yoga GO Kadek is? It's like he won't stop following you!! Is Polski back from his holiday? We just missed him![:(]
Cant give much of a field report since i was practically camped in the meeting rooms most of the time. But i had enough watering time. Go Bars: Pascaline (Bora Bora) Sanjay (Mauritius) Hana (Korea) Raja (Indonesia) Sa Lee (malaysia) Emmeline Strangely
Hey![:)] I'll be going to Bintan later this December. Could anyone who's been there recently PLEASE do me the favour of updating me on the GOs currently working there? I like to know whether I know any of them beforehand. Who's in circus? fitness? entertainment?
Friends, I was in Bintan from 29 Aug 2007 to 02 Sep 2007. I have just put my Bintan photos in my website. http://riccheng.abnhosting.com
Friends, Recent Ria Bintan GMs please tell me the GO Team, for example who are the circus GOs, who are the land sports GOs and who are the water sports GOs. Last week, I called Club Med Hong Kong office, but I could not book a Club Med holiday because both
Does anyone know if you can get a weekdays green fees deal at Ria Bintan.
I am desperately seeking a CM to go to this winter, and now Ria Bintan came as an option. Could anyone please tell me which month is better in terms of weather (i.e. rain) and sea safety. And generally speaking, how pleasant is it to swim in the sea? is it usually
Hi, can anybody please tell me who's in the circus team and who the chief of circus, sports and village are in Bintan? Thanks, Amalia
I am thinking of organising a corporate retreat at CM Bintan Has anyone done so at CM Bintan recently ? DOes the CLub organise t eam building / group games ? Or are you left very much to your own devices and just participate in the regular activities
Which is the best golf course on the island?
Hello .. everyone I want to know how's weather @ bintan this month , still raining ? About GO who is working there right now , who've been there please kindly answer me [:)]
Anyone just came back from Ria Bintan? Just got back from there last weekend and truly had a fabulous time there. But missed out some GOs's names. Would be happy to know their names/pics if anyone is travelling to CM Ria Bintan. Looking for GOs -------------------- 1.
hey just wondering if anyone knows what kind of oil is the Spirit of Hope - Cellulite Oil, or its ingrediants? i really liked its smell and was hoping to purchase it somehow. thanks! [img]http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v478/windblownworld/Untitled-1.jpg[/img]I
Hi everybody, very soon (on the 28th of january)i'm going to the Indonesian Cmed. I've already been in Phuket and in Bali but not yet in Ria bintan. In Thailand ive been on Easter holidays and in Bali on xmas holidays, this is the first time that we've planned
Hi everybody! I'm planning to go to Ria Bintan at the beginning of March and I wonder if anyone could tell me what's the weather like there in that time? I would be quite disappointed if I got there and it was raining all days... [:)]
Hey! ok i know this may sound stupid, but i'm sure i'm not the only one![:I] Does anyone else think it's fun to follow the dress codes for dinner at club med?[:)] anyway, i'm going to Bintan from Sunday, December 31st til Friday January 5th. Could anyone
do you know which gos are leaving ? especially has Nicolas (french, air conditioning) already left ria bintan ? do you know where he is going next ? thanks
Hi, I plan to travel to CM Ria Bintan from 11 dec to 14 dec. Wats the weather there at that time ?
Is he still there ?
Hi All, Has anyone been scuba diving in Bintan? What was it like? If not - has anyone been snorkelling? And lastly - what is the weather like in Feb? Thanks, Laura
Hi, for all of you who've been there, what's it like to be a GO at Ria Bintan? I'm a GO from the North American zone, and I've just been offered Ria Bintan for the winter. The problem is it's not a position I really want (they offered me reception), so I'm not
Looking for GOs: Joan(nurse), Cha Cha(bar), Alin(?), Hannah(Chinese PR). Are they in Bintan? Thanks!!
I don't even know if I've got the names spelled right. I just left Ria Bintan yesterday morning and I didn't get a chance to say bye to either of these guys, so I'm wondering if anyone here knows their contact info @ all? They both worked @ the windsurfing and
does anyone know if paul (polski) is going to be circus cheif? thanks
I was wondering if Cha Cha, the Korean bartender is still in Bintan. Anyone met her?? Or Kathy(Taiwanese bartender)?
was anyone at bintan over the weekend? on saturday they had the merry christmas theme - it is absolutely ridiculous. i was plesantly surprised when they played the song "all i want for christmas is you" for the arrival song. & it was a nice change. but as the
Hi all! I just came back from Ria Bintan and the trip was fantastic! I met this female GO, Alicia from Korea. She is a really sweet and pretty GO. I was unable to get her contacts. Is there anybody who can help me to contact her?
Hey folks, Its gonne be my virgin trip to club med and will be doing Bintan. Was posted to asia recently..and man I need a break. Will be heading there alone (27m American Fijian who absolutely loves wine, salsa dancing and tequila). well teh folks here
MS INES: Yesterday,I had arrived my ChengDu. Thank you for giving us a happy holiday! With your help ,I chummed up with other G.O,like the G.O who came from Malaysia can speak Chinese.Sorry I forgot her name! But her kindness gave me a deep impression. It
anybody just coming back from ria bintan to give us some fresh news ??
Hello everyone, I am planning to go to Ria Bintan with a friend of mine between the dates of February 1 - 8,2006. Since it's going to be my first vacation on a CM,I am getting excited and have a few quetions : 1 ) How is he weather like in Bintan ? Will
If we going to visit CM Bintan and want to spend the day in Singapore, we have to pay for ferry to go there and back to CM or not ? Anyone used to go to Bintan and have some experience, please share with us or any excursion route to go nearby CM ? How much
hi everyone, one of my go friend is in bintan, and i was wondering what is the best way ton contact him ? do gos have an easy access to internet, or is a fax better, or even a letter ? i don't want to phone, because of the price and can't anyway because of
Anyone who just visit CM Bintan and meet GO Dev from Mauritius who used to work as Barman in Phuket and Bali , now someone told me that he work at Bintan but change to work at restaurant instead. So if anyone just go there and meet him , please tell us how
Hi, I am contemptating going to club med bintan for holiday and would like to ask a few qsn: 1)I got 2 very young kids (2 and 4 years old) and the younger one had never been to childcare before, I am concern whether the GO can handle him. 2)Is golfing
Hey everyone! If anyone has any info on GOs from CM Ria Bintan that would be fantastic! If anyone knows anything about the GOs who are in the trapeze team now would be great. Thanks for your help guys YAN[:)] oxooxoxoxoxoxox
Hi I'm going to be in Bintan over the New Year. Will anyone else from the forum be there? Would be nice to meet up! Any idea what the new CDV and GO team are like? Nice? Friendly? Thanks. Maukitten
To continue from the previous topic, vote here for your fave GOs. No particular criteria, it could be a friendly personality, a sweet smile, a hot bod, the ability to teach sports etc etc (who needs reasons anyway!?) Just list the GOs whom you look forward to
Hello you all! Nice forum you have, I could get a lot information about CM in Bintan. As my wife and myself are going to Bintan for honeymoon on mid August 2005, we were asking us about the risk of malaria? Is their any serious risk? Should we plan to
I've booked a land package to Club Med Bintan & I would buy ferry tickets direct with the ferry co. Can anyone tell me will club med Bintan has standalone transfer service between the ferry station and the club? the club med office charge me very expensive
Hi all, I am looking for Mr. Keith Pegg and Mr. Theo Geertheus. Both of them is working at Ria Bintan Golf Club as Superintendent 3 years ago. I lost a contact with them. Now I am living in US, and I guess that both of them is leaving at US too. Please send me
Hi All Does anyone know what the current green fees are for this world class establishment? If I'm spending 6 days there, I'm looking for at least 3 days of solid golfin'! Cheers sidlok
Hi everyone, I'm looking for pics of GOs in ria bintan dating back to summer 2000. Please contact me if you have thanks! Lo
anybody going to bintan this weekend? 11-13th feb? * * * Quest for Happiness
Hi there My partner and I are travelling to Italy in late September/October and we're thinking of doing an Asian stop-over on the way home, and having a few days of sun, sand and relaxation at Club Med. We're considering flying to Italy from Australia on
To all those who know Ria Bintan, the CM website doesn't mention any excursions, nor does the brochure. Does s.o. know if there's anything worth visiting, I heard there was some kind of a nature resort and that the island's former capital was nice... Thanks
I saw there's a guy called Chris Keeley as COV in Ria Bintan. Does someone know him? What's he like?? Sandrinette
Hi there, last Club i went to was Punta Cana (Total All Inclusive) and now we are going to Ria Bintan for 10 days over new year. Just a question - would anyone know how much drinks are approximately e.g. how many bar tickets per beer, and a rough cost? Im
i thank anyone who would kindly post pictures of GO'S in Bintan tis june 2004 and also does anyone noes when was e last time e GO'S in Bintan change areas? REgaRdS dodO RIA BINTAN CM roX
I'm going to be joining Ria Bintan as a G.O. soon, and I have a couple of random questions I don't want to bother my recruiter with. If you guys could answer any, I'd really appreciate it. I was a G.O. in the North American Zone three years ago. Most of the
Hey! Im off to Bintan on April 4th... is anyone from the forum going to be there? Madi x Madi
Hey Guys, I'm new to this forum!! I will be in CM Ria Bintan from the 1st of June... Anyone going there during that time?? I'm so excited about going. Its been about 2 years since i last when to Bintan. I especially love going on the trapeze... Done
Hi, I am new to this forum and I am planning to have a trip in Clubmed Bintan for my honeymoon. I am just wondering if Clubmed Bintan provide any scuba diving tour? How is the water comparing to other famous diving spots in Asia? Any input is highly appreciated. Thanks,
Dear Friends, I went to the Ria Bintan Club Med villages from 27 Mar 2004 to 02 Apr 2004. The photos are ready in my web site. http://rcheng.ifitsa.com