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Mega Inn - Tangkahan

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Tangkahan Dc Namo Slalang Kode Pos 20852 | Kec. Btang Serangan Kab. Langkat, Medan, Indonesia
Mega Inn - Tangkahan
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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St. Paul, MN
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here with a tour company called G Adventures. The hotel was decent... Clean, but only bare bones necessities. There is only one electrical outlet in each room with very weak electricity so it is wise to pack a portable battery or solar charger to charge your appliances. The shower is only cold water but since I stayed there... More 

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Edinburgh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Make no mistake the rooms here are basic but the location is stunning. Even the approach to Mega Inn is impressive as you have to cross the river by a rope suspension bridge. We booked 2 riverside rooms and loved the outdoor terrace with hammocks overlooking the River Batang. I had no problems with the water bucket and scoop provided... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only had lunch here. Everyrhing looked really clean nice and comfy. It looks like a nice place to stay with hammocks etc and really close to the river. But My boyfriend and me ordered the chicken and we got really really sick...so just be careful with eating chicken here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mr Mega welcomed us when we arrived from Medan with the car he arranged for. This was a sign of the unique hospitality we experienced during our stay. We stayed in room 16 & 17 - just at the front of the river. From our balcony we followed the local people bathing, washing, playing. The clear waters running past was... More 

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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

When some friends and I looking for information about Tangkahan, they said it's like Bukit Lawang but in 10 years ago. So we decided to visit this place and stay in Mega Inn. The owner and all the staffs were very friendly and informative. The rooms are basic and little bit small but comfortable enough. Each room we used have... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015 via mobile

Tangkahan is truly a jungle paradise and Mega Inn was a great way to experience it. I emailed Mega to coordinate my visit, and he was very helpful in organizing my itinerary for me. His English is a bit limited, but any kinks we just worked out on arrival. Tubing, swimming at a waterfall, hiking and especially the elephants were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I don't really need to write a review as the others are all pretty accurate. This place is very cheap and very good value for money. It's a no frills jungle paradise!! Yes there's no wifi no flushing toilet and no hot water + frequent powercuts! But who comes to the jungle to watch tv and have a good soak!... More 

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Hengelo, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We stayed here for two nights. We didn't have any phone signals, nor do they have any wifi. So it really feels like going back in time. We met some of the nicest staff here during our stay in Sumatra! The food they serve is very tasty en cheap. Bungalow's are small, bed's are good. No hot water and no... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Mega Inn is a very nice place in the middle of the jungle. It feels like you're actually sleeping in the jungle because you can hear all sounds of animals, wind, rain etc. while you're safe in a cottage under a mosquito net. There is no warm water and there's only electricity in the evening when the generating set is... More 

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bali, medan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This place was my third home for me, visit tangkahan like around 2-3times a year after my moved to bali, before i can stay for a long time and visit every week i can. Love this place so much, kinda missing there and people there. Mega's family was my family also. My heart was left a bit there. Will be... More 

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