Join The Startup Island’s VIP club to unlock your exclusive access to a world of opportunities, innovation and investment, and be the ONE among the chosen 20 from your nation.
Startup Island is a private club where you can be productive while enjoying a leisurely life on a paradise island. Invest in a studio, gain steady earnings, get exclusive access to monthly hackathons, and make your startup dreams a reality.
We’re bringing founders, investors, digital nomads, startup enthusiasts, industry experts, and mentors together to learn, network and grow, while enjoying an exclusive island life in Karimun Jawa.
Alex Founder and CTO of Dropbox
Paula VP of Y Combinator Help Airbnb, Stripe, and 750 more 4000 Startups • 600B$ Valuation
Alex Founder and CTO of Dropbox
Jonas Partner in Sequoia Capital 77 Mil $ Invested in startups
Steve 14 exp. ex- apple CMO
Diana Rocket Internet Venture
Our Monthly Hackathon Program will be running by 2025. This program is designed exclusively for every tech enthusiasts who’s eager to embark on a journey of learning, networking, investor meetings, personal development, and funding opportunities.
Nestled in Karimun Jawa, we invite you to experience a unique island living with 320 exclusively designed studios in development, featuring all facilities you need. As construction progresses, seize the chance to invest and secure your place as part of this extraordinary project. You will unlock access to everything this paradise island has to offer, making it the best long-term investment opportunity.
Your dreams are the reasons why we created The Startup Island as an exclusive hub with monthly Hackathon event. Picture yourself coworking and living alongside likeminded individuals – founders, entrepreneurs, investors, experts – all sharing your drive and passion for innovation.
Join a vibrant community right in your neighborhood, filled with some of the brightest minds globally.
Our beachfront residence sprawls across an impressive 35,000 square metres, uncovering a haven that seamlessly fuses well-being, tranquility, business, and relaxation.
Step into a future brimming with promise as The Startup Island extends an exclusive invitation tailor-made for visionary entrepreneurs like yourself. Seize the opportunity to secure your stake in this dynamic project by investing in our studios.
The monthly Hackathon event will run in 2025, making it a prominent chance for investment. Join us today and become a vital part of this extraordinary journey towards innovation, collaboration, and prosperity!
Enjoy endless days of sunshine and gentle sea breezes, accompanied by a delightful year-round climate ranging from 24°C to 30°C.
Our island is within easy reach. It is only a 30-minute flight away from Semarang International Airport, 4.5 hours by ferry, or 2 hours using private charter.
The island provides all the services you need; drinking water, electricity, WiFi, food stores, convenient stores, and ATMs. As well as 24/7 police station and medical centre for your safety.
Nestled in the Java Sea, Karimun Jawa is a pristine archipelago that’s just a short flight away from the nearest airport. With approximately a 30-minute flight from Semarang’s Ahmad Yani International Airport, you’ll arrive at this island paradise, known as a hidden gem in Indonesia.
Your journey to Karimun Jawa promises an escape from the ordinary and an invitation to embrace an eco-conscious, adventurous lifestyle.
We use solar panels to generate clean and renewable energy
Savor the taste of sustainability as we provide a solution for quenching your thirst with nature's own purification process
Join us in the journey to protect our oceans and safeguard the future of marine life
You can also contribute to the cleanliness and sustainability of our coastal treasures
Indonesian economic will be 4th in 2045 by The Economist forecast.
Indonesia has 2.482 startups, ranked 6th in the world.
Over 22+ Unicorns and 2 Decacorns. The highest number of Unicorn startup in Southeast Asia.
Indonesia contributed 40% (71,8€ billion) to Southeast Asia's digital economy transactions.
Indonesia’s internet economy is expected to reach 85€ billion by 2025.
Value of venture capital funding in Indonesia in 2017-2021.
Located on Karimun Jawa Island, Indonesia, The Startup Island (TSI) is an exclusive hub for every tech enthusiast: entrepreneurs, investors, innovators, digital nomads, and anyone seeking professional growth. TSI hosts a monthly hackathon competition that fosters innovation in breathtaking surroundings, supported by credible mentors, coaches, and investors.
The Startup Island promises to be an exclusive networking and personal development hub, attracting visionaries from all walks of life. Seize the chance to be part of this visionary endeavor, scheduled to launch in 2025.
To invest in The Startup Island, start by applying as a VIP Club investor. If you are selected, you will be invited to an exclusive interview with our founder, Carlos de Ory. Then, if your profile is matched, our team will guide you through the payment process, and finally, you can get your VIP Club card.
Explore our website for more details on the process and packages.
Our selection process is based on aligning with our vision of fostering a community of visionary tech innovators. We carefully evaluate applications to curate a diverse and driven group that shares a passion for growth and transformation.
Upon selection, you’ll have the opportunity to secure your investment by following our secure and user-friendly payment process. Your investment marks the beginning of your ownership journey with The Startup Island.
The Startup Island is nestled in a strategic location of Karimun Jawa Island, Indonesia, where 80% of the island is a biosphere reserve. It is a forward-looking investment as Indonesia paves its path to global economic prominence by 2045, making The Startup Island more than real estate; it’s a community where innovation, collaboration, and ownership converge. Our tailored ownership packages and holistic approach provide a unique investment opportunity that combines lifestyle and potential.
We sign 2 contracts: one before making the reservation, and another one once the construction is finished with our Indonesian company PT Levels Hotels Indonesia, (NIB 020000090380, registered in section KBLI 68110) , which according to local legislation, grants us a license to carry out business for the sale and rental of real estate. including houses, apartments, residential buildings and for other uses.
Yes, The Startup Island offers a monthly payment plan under a specially adapted contract for VIP Co-Owner investors. This installment plan is designed to offer you more flexibility in achieving your ownership goals. Staying on top of payments ensures a seamless ownership experience and guarantees your investment in The Startup Island.
It’s crucial to understand that timely payments are essential. If there is a delay in payment for any month, the candidate may forfeit the right to own the property, and any prior fees paid will not be refunded.
The inauguration of the residence is scheduled for 2025
You should pay via bank transfer. Direct debit is not possible.
Your payments contribute directly to the realization and success of The Startup Island. Understanding the significance of timely and consistent payments not only safeguards your investment but also ensures the collective progress of this project.
We will send an invoice or receipt once the payment is confirmed.
In Indonesia, you don’t have to pay extra taxes on the studio. We are the land owners and, therefore, responsible for paying the fees. You only have to pay taxes, if necessary, on the benefits obtained, in your country of residence.
All taxes applied are included in the price.
There is a yearly mandatory maintenance fee of 65€ for VIP Co-Owner, and 780€ for VIP Owner. This does not include water, electricity and internet bills.
All bills will be divided equally to all investors and sent to your email, monthly.
The concession is valid until the year 2100. After that, there will be an opportunity to extend for an additional 80 years at a new price determined as the deadline approaches.
In the north of the island, since it has ample space to build the residence and is very close to the airport.
Yes, as you will see in the contract, we offer the studio in registration order.
Your date of payment will determine your priority to choose the studio over others who pay later. The order to choose studio is based on the payment received.
All the studios are fully furnished and included in the initial investment.
Access to the residence will be granted by identification card. There will be security cameras, both at the entrance of the residence and at the houses. You can also install an alarm in your home.
Of course. You can come to live or spend time on the island with your family. You just have to remember that children under 16 cannot access the Co-working space or the Gym. The rest of the facilities are totally free for the little ones.
Maximum 4 people for studio.
Yes, the residence is pet friendly. The only thing is, your furry friend cannot access the common areas.
Karimun Jawa is a stunning archipelago situated in the Java Sea, Indonesia. Comprising 27 islands, it boasts pristine beaches, vibrant coral reefs, and a rich marine ecosystem with 80% of the island is a biosphere reserve.
Karimun Jawa stands out for its remarkable biodiversity. Its coral reefs are part of the Coral Triangle, a global epicenter of marine diversity. The islands offer an idyllic escape with their crystal-clear waters, white sandy shores, and captivating marine life.
Visitors can indulge in a range of activities, including snorkeling, diving, island hopping, and exploring the underwater world. Karimun Jawa is also home to diverse wildlife, making it a haven for nature enthusiasts.
While remote, Karimun Jawa is accessible via various transportation options, including ferry rides and flights from Java. It provides an opportunity to disconnect from urban life and immerse in the tranquility of a tropical paradise.
The Startup Island leverages Karimun Jawa’s natural allure to create a unique setting for entrepreneurship, innovation, and investment. The island’s serene environment complements the creative and collaborative atmosphere, fostering a conducive space for growth and development.
Investing in Karimun Jawa offers a range of compelling reasons: