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Losari Beach

Makassar, Makassar, Indonesia
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Ranked #8 of 16 Attractions in Makassar
Type: Beaches
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Timaru
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219 reviews 219 reviews
109 attraction reviews
176 helpful votes 176 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

There's a big sign stating Losari Beach upon arrival and you may find that beach to be artificial-like. Makassar's aesthetics and beautification campaign shall be conducted by professionals rather than done in a hotch potch way. If you are looking for a white sandy beach, you are better off heading to Bira Beach (the OTHER side). Losari Beach is a... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 NEW

Surely it is way better than Ancol beach in Jakarta, but still it is a 'beachless' beach. The shore is made of concrete, so no sandy beach. Along the beach you can take pictures with giant letters forming "city of Makassar", "Toraja", "Losari", "Bugis", etc. And there are many 'pisang epe' sellers here. It is nice having a walk along... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Losari is just a mediocre beach with an ordinary sand and a sunset. But it just nice to sit there waiting for sunset while having your pisang epe (a local food) poured with those superb brown sugar sauce, sometimes mixed with durian! for you who dislike durian, you can have one without it, taste the awesome smells of melted local... More

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Makassar, Indonesia
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3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Hotel Losari Beach Hotel is a modest but pleasant hotel, not expensive and mostly local businessman from Java use it. But also foreigners who know this hotel. I stayed myself some 7 years ago in in Losari Beach Hotel. The hotel is situated at the sea front and when lucky to obtain a front front room you are rewarded with... More

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Jember, Indonesia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Losari beauty is hard to describe, if your friends go to Makassar, if not stopped at Losari feel there is something missing. Losari meeting place for tourists both domestic and foreign, they want to enjoy the beauty of the famous Losari in this universe. Losari is a travelers dream to visit. Transportation, Hotel, Restaurant available at affordable prices. Losari easy... More

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Makassar, Sulawesi Selatan, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Old parts from 1511- 1945 ( Kingdom of Gowa ( Sultanate - Portugese - Dutch - Japanese Occupation ages ). New Parts started 1990's Modern Buildings and Facilities : Malls, Supermarkets, Restaurants, Hotels, Banks, Theme Park, Shopping Centers, etc.

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Bhopal, India
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10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

If u are looking for a sand beach then its Not for u BUT if u want to have sunset pics its very nice place, in evening u can see a lot of people over there. On another side of road u can find so many small shops selling some banana food and juice , u can sit there till... More

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Dili, Timor-Leste
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

As being from Timor-Leste, I really enjoyed visiting this place! You can pay for Perahu Bebek and take a cruise around Losari.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

There are plenty of restaurants and Street vendors in the evening. We enjoyed some evenings and many beers at Losari Beach, it is popular with locals. And you can enjoy a good view from the roof top restaurants. In the evening you won't see the rubbish and dirt anyway :) . Nothing special but also nothing horribal.

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Nadi
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

How hard would it be to have early morning cleaners and someone in a little row boat scooping rubbish from the water? Not a tourist attraction at all.

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