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Formosa Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   City Plaza Nagoya no. A8, Riau Islands Province, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2011
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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37 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2011

Stayed for 1 night with a group of friends. The location of the hotel is great as it is only a short walk to Nagoya Hill Mall. The surrounding area is very lively as you are not short of food & entertainment. The room in general was functional and the facilities adequate. Love the mirror facing the bed. My only... More

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2011

I stayed in the Executive Suite room, and to my opinion, everything looked okay. I had and LCD TV by the bed, and an old one in the living room (yup, there are 2 TVs). The carpet was new, also some of the furniture. The bed was okay, but the pillow was superb. When I come down to the restaurant... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

I had a renovated room, so carpet, furnishings look ok (cheap, but ok). Can still see remnants of old days, e.g. wash basin, basin counter, toilet bowl and bathtub. There is a KTV on 4th floor, better to avoid rooms where you can hear the loud singing. No issue with cleanliness, although there is a distinct cheap perfume smell in... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011

The place is under renovation. The room we are staying is the old room and it really smell bad...the mattress is really hard and me and my hubby keep turning our body to get to sleep... there is water stain on the ceiling. During buffet breakfast, i saw a small cockroach at one of the tray displaying the bread. At... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2011

I first booked in another hotel but after visiting the room and checking the surrounding I decided to move closer to Nagoya hill and checked in this hotel. Coming out from a less pleasant place, the hotel seems much better, more welcoming and better located. The hotel is under refurbishment (old but clean rooms, lobby, bathroom etc...) and there where... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2010

We checked in around 3pm. At first, everything seems fine, lobby was nice and all. But to my surprise, the hotel itself smells of staled cigarettes the moment we reached the elevator. The stench was pretty foul. The ventilation was bad & the bedsheet has stains.Then on our last day, we checked out and made our payment. The change was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2010 via mobile

I'll be back to this hotel's with my familly everytimes we're visited Batam city, 'coz the location of this hotel's side by side with Batam Lucky Plaza.

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Perth, Australia
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12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2010

As we have checked in late night (around 10-11 pm) we didn't have much choice.This hotel got very good reviews here that's why we stayed there.To my horror when we got there, it's so old! It smells of of mildew & stale cigarette smoke-must be the curtains and the carpeting. We were tired and just ordered room service-the food must... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2010

This was my second stay at Formosa Hotel, first being 2 yrs ago. i am quite impressed this time around as the place esp the lobby looked much better and the room much cleaner and yhe bed very comfortable, I came back to this hotel because of its convenient location, close to a big mall, money changers, food outlets etc.... More

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Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2010

Service = Good. Friendly n courteous. Room = Okay..The bathroom not bad at all..(i've attached some pics for u to see) Location= Its located in Nagoya where Batam's biggest(i think) shopping centre is at. Nagoya Hill Mall is just 5mins walk away. Its near Macdonald too. 15 - 20 mins away from Batam Center Ferry Terminal. Price = SGD55 nett... More

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Address: City Plaza Nagoya no. A8, Riau Islands Province, Indonesia
Location: Indonesia > Riau Islands Province > Riau Archipelago > Batam
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Formosa Hotel 3.5*
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