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Hotel Deli River

#1 of 60 Hotels in Medan
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Jalan Raya Namorambe 129, Medan 20356, Indonesia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 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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Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We spent 5 nights at deli river at the end of our four weeks in North Sumatra. After a busy trip we wanted a peaceful four days laying by a pool eating good food and we had it all. The breakfast is fantastic with a lot of food. The staff are all very friendly and helpful. The room was beautiful... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

In all my hundreds of trips in every continent except Antarctic I have never seen a staff that work so hard to please the customer. The owner of the hotel drove me on along to join a 2-hour Hash House Harrier fun run in some of Sumatra’s jungle (the sport originated in Kuala Lumpur, Malaya in late 1930s and has... More 

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Paliseul, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We received an immediate answer from the Deli River hotel in Medan on our email inquiries for visiting some places I recall from my youth in the North of Sumatra. The programme via Tri Jaya Tour and Travel looked perfect so we decided to come for a few days (were visiting family in Singapore). The driver Deddy picked us from... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Deli river is Wonderfull Resort, i have got information from my friends to choose that resort i like that place and my guest also from Holland like too,,but it was surprise for me when i would like to make a room reservation, the Staff name is ELI is very conceited,,and no hospitality at all..please management of deli river teach her... More 

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Deliriver, Front Office Manager at Hotel Deli River, responded to this review

The story was as follows. Guest Mr. Kembaren came to our hotel at 16.00 and stayed until 18.30. Our staff answered his questions and remarks politely and friendly. He wanted to book a certain room and the guest changed his mind and he wanted to book another type of room. Shortly after this, he wanted to book a room for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

The hotel is a little bit out of the centre of Medan. Unless you really want to be in the city the location is fine. There is a village with a few shops and laundry so not as isolated as some of the reviews would lead you to believe. The rooms are very clean with A/C and hot showers. The... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Hotel Deli River is an excellent hotel to rest and start or end your journey in North Sumatra. Very clean, steaming hot shower, beautiful restaurant and helpful staff. Not far from Medan city to take in the palace, mosque and busy square. Nice relaxing pool, breakfast very good with a range of fruits, pastries and toast. Dinner was good and... More 

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Huy, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Deli River is clean, green and relatively calm. My room was ok but there was no bathtub and had only a basic bathroom. There was a tv but only with local channels sadly. The wifi was fine and relatively fast. Since there is absolutely nothing around but a dirty and noisy street, guests must eat in the restaurant. The dishes... More 

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Deliriver, Owner at Hotel Deli River, responded to this review

The location of Hotel Deli River is the nearest place to Medan with a view of the Sumatran tropical jungle. Our rooms are set in a tropical garden and it takes around 40 minutes by car to the city centre. We have rooms with and without bathtub, all our Honeymoon Rooms have bathtubs and some of our Deluxe Cottages have... More 

Regina, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

The Hotel Deli River is as lovely and peaceful an oasis as one could ask for, masterfully created amidst the bustle of suburban Medan. With an excellent restaurant, an established touring company, an extensive and beautiful tropical garden, a lovely swimming pool, and a crew of well trained staff, the family run Hotel Deli River offers everything you need with... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Overall this is a very clean and well run hotel with beautifully maintained gardens but it's location is isolated. The street outside is very busy and dirty with not much on it except for a convenience store or two. It's not walking distance or an easy commute to the more central areas of Medan. It is also about an hour... More 

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Penang, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

stayed 2 night 3 days. Room is very clean with nice furniture made by real wood. bathroom is also very clean and have a bathtub.lots of hotels use the fake wood bed. But here, they probably made one by one by hand. thats totally amazing. In the room, out of the room both very nice. Amazing is the breakfast. hotel... More 

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