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Jalan Sungei enam laut No.08, Riau Islands Province 29122, Indonesia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Joyo is a beautiful island where our hosts had thought of everything. A fantastic place to share with friends and family. A very easy place to relax or be active. I am a bit nervous to recommend too highly as am worried we will never be able to book it again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Amazing place, stunning view and beach. Water sports available (paddle, sail, kayaking, snorkeling, etc). Staff very kind, prepared and always willing to serve us. Good massage available all day long (paid). Very tasty food with many options. Rooms were beautifully decorated and very well organized for us.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I spent four nights over Christmas this year with my husband and daughter and we had an amazing Christmas on the Island. Everything was fabulous. The staff from my first e-mail to when we stepped aboard the boat to leave were so professional and friendly it made the whole trip so much easier to organise and once we got there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Just the experience of being on your own private island was amazing! The service staff were just so friendly and attentive to detail. They were always available whilst being discreet and giving you the right amount of privacy. The food was very good and having dinner on the beach was a real highlight! The fireworks were very special! Overall this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

My family and I stayed at Joyo for 6 nights during Christmas and had the most amazing time! Everything about the Joyo - the location, accommodation, beauty, activities, food, service, lovely staff- absolutely exceeded our expectations. The island is completely remote - 2 hr ferry from Singapore, 1 hr drive through the jungles of Bintan and 30min speedboat trip later,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I don't do review- but this one has made me to come to Tripadvisor and makes an exception. We stayed in Joyo for 3 nights. The island itself is exceptionally beautiful, clean and well maintained. I probably had one of the best Indonesian foods during my stay in Joyo which I was at first felt uneasy because it was preset.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We went to joyo for the 3rd time last weekend and we weren't dissapointed! Beautiful houses,excellent service ,nice and smiling staff.,tasty food. The ulitimate place for peace and harmony, and also joy and funfilled days with friends in beautiful surroundings

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PangkilJoyo, Manager at Pulau Joyo, responded to this review

Dear Bakkel, thanks for your lovely review about us. it is always great to welcome back returning guests and hear how much you enjoy the food and accommodation in Joyo. we always try to improve our service and we are glad that it lived up to your expectation in your 3rd visit. Many thanks for taking the time to write... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

If you are looking for peace and quiet, this is the place! The accommodation is rustic but adequate. There is no air conditioning, just natural wind and fans for cooling if it gets too hot! Meals were simple homecooked indonesian style food and they usually serve more than we can finish. There are water activities but I did not get... More 

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PangkilJoyo, Manager at Pulau Joyo, responded to this review

Dear Supperdoggy, Thank you for your generous and detailed review. We are glad that you enjoyed the natural wind rather than air-con as much as most of our guests did. Our Chef has worked with us for more than 15 years (more than 10 years in Pangkil , our Sister island) and we pride ourselves in providing Indonesian food which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

pulau joyo is amazing and wonderful. We had a very smooth journey to pulau joyo which I wasn't really looking forward to. We were greeted by so many people which was nice, everyone is so friendly. The beach huts are amazing, you are obviously on an island so if you don't like bugs do not come here. I do not... More 

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PangkilJoyo, Manager at Pulau Joyo, responded to this review

Dear Alex L, Thank you for delightful review. we are glad to hear that you enjoyed everything about Pulau Joyo. We are aware of the increasing amount of bugs on the island as the rainy season is kicking in but please be assured that we are taking this matter seriously and put a lot of effort in our control program.... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We stayed at Pulau Joyo for 3 days/2 nights in december, with a group of 37 friends. The island is amazing. The pool is centered with the bar and eating areas around it. Perfect to create a nice bonding experience. They also offer snorkeling, stand-up paddle, fishing, and other water activities. The staff is incredible - from the reception to... More 

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PangkilJoyo, Manager at Pulau Joyo, responded to this review

Dear Natapw. Thanks for your very kind and detailed review. it is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay so much with us and its particularly thrilling to read your comments on the service quality as well as the food. we hope to welcome you and your friends again some day. once again, thanks for taking the time to... More 

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Address: Jalan Sungei enam laut No.08, Riau Islands Province 29122, Indonesia
Location: Indonesia > Riau Islands Province > Riau Archipelago > Bintan Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Pulau Joyo Bintan Island, Riau Islands

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