Nihiwatu: Chris Burch’s Pride
Nihiwatu is one of the newest and best investments owned by Chris Burch. It is a resort that is based in Sumba Island, one of the remotest islands in Indonesia. The resort started offering services in the year 2015. This was following the renovation of a hostel, which took Chris Burch, and his friend and business partner James McBride, 3 years. The construction of the 5-star resort also cost the duo $30 million. Go here architecturaldigest.com for more details.
Today the resort is the second biggest employer in the island. A percentage of the resort’s profit go towards improving the surrounding community, through the Sumba Foundation. But this is just a drop of what makes Nihiwatu a favorite of the world’s elite.
In total, Nihiwatu boasts of 27 private villas. The villas offers the best view to the nearing beach on the Indian Ocean. You will notice that all villas have Sumbanian antique, ikat prints and local wood. There enough bedrooms for you to tag a party along and there are also indoor and outdoor entertainment areas. Try to check fashionista.com for more details.
The waterfall fall spa is one of the best things Nihiwatu has to offer. The stately spa offer all kinds of treatments. If you don’t want to get out of your villa, the same treatment can be brought to you. In the resort, there is a wellness center that helps you to keep fit. Those who love yoga, can find yoga lessons here. But, you can always hire an instructor to give you a private yoga lesson that is tailored to your needs.
About Chris Burch
Chris Burch is a prominent American Businessman that is not afraid to risk venturing in any industry. as long as you give him a brilliant idea, he is good to go. He has business in the tech, hospitality, consumer goods, and even home décor industry.
Based on crunchbase.com, his story starts as a young boy raised in a business-minded family. His father used to supply mining supplies and would involve him by giving him odd jobs. So, he grew up loving businesses. His business mind led him to starting his first company while still in his teen. He started an apparel company, The Eagle’s eye. To start the company, he collaborated with his brother and together they invested $2,000. Years later, the company was sold for over $150 million dollars. Know more here.
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