Neel Digante Resort, St Martins' Island
Address: St Martins' Island, Cox's Bazar
Welcome To Neel Digante Resort
Neel Digante Resort is one of the most exquisite beach resorts on the St. Martin’s Island offering guests a calming respite from the city. You are cordially invited to relax and rejuvenate with sea’s lush greenery, glittering sands and coral rocks just a few steps ahead of the resort. It is in the western part of the island where fascinating sights and sounds abound within close proximity to Neel Digante. The resort is a concern of 7 One Group that presents its guests an intimate and discreet experience through providing the highest level of service. The overall setting of the resort is complemented with beautiful natural location, outstanding facilities and exceptional service to ensure the ultimate satisfaction of its guests. It’s the place to be for anyone seeking a unique and entirely different vacation experience. Neel Digante Resort is one of the most prestigious resorts in St. Martin. It is completely close to the western beach to the island and an ideal place for those who want to lose themselves in another world!
St. Martin's Island is a small island in the north-eastern part of the Bay of Bengal, about 9 km south of the tip of the Cox's Bazar-Teknaf peninsula, and forming the southernmost part of Bangladesh. It is about 8 km west of the north-west coast of Myanmar, at the mouth of the Naf River. Neel Digante Resort is located at the north-western part of the island which covers about 4.5 acres of land area forming it as the biggest resort on the island. The western part of the island is very calm, quiet and peaceful as it is distant from the eastern side of the island which is home to most of the commercial activities and commotions.
How To Get There :
There are many ways to get to Saint Martin’s Island. Getting to Saint Martin’s Island by bus is a two-step process. First you'll need to come Teknaf which is the last district of Bangladesh in southern part. One can come Teknaf by bus from Dhaka, Chittagong and Cox's Bazar. There are several bus services depart from Fakirapool, Dhaka to Teknaf. Most of them starts at night and it takes about 11-12 hours to reach Teknaf. From Teknaf, mid-level ships run daily namely Kutubdia, Keary Sindabad, Shundorbon Service which takes about 1.5-2 hours. All the ships and cruises starts journey from Teknaf to Saint Martin around 9AM-9.30AM and return journey starts from St. Martin at around 3PM-3.30PM. The important thing is, during the off-season (May-August/September) these ships do not provide services because of bad weather. The pick-season is September-April. The total distance from Dhaka to the island is 510 km.
By plane you have to reach first in Cox's bazar from Dhaka/Chittagong (Inter-country) by Biman Bangladesh Airlines or with Private Airlines like, Rigent Airlines, United Airlines, Best air etc. Cox's bazar airport is the only airport near Teknaf.
After reaching Cox's bazar by Plane, there are several ways to come to Teknaf. There are private cars for rental services and public buses that run between Cox’s bazar and Teknaf. In addition to these, buses, microbuses and Jeeps are available on rental basis which is suitable for people making tour as a group.