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Air Manis Hill Residence

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151, Jalan Air Manis | Padang Selatan, Padang 25215, Indonesia (Formerly Puncak Air Manis Residence)
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Air Manis Hill Residence
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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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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The villa are fabolous. The view from the ground were amazing. The service are excellent. Well this will be my favourite place to stay in Padang. The food are homey. In fact its almost like having your own personal cook. Make sure to sleep inside mosquito nett or use some mosquito repellent lotion.

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

The location of Air Manis is just breathtaking, perched high above a village & the coast. As soon as we walked into the main building we were captivated by the beautiful scene that unfolded. It is definitely the beauty of the outdoors that is the major drawcard for this place. We had booked the bungalow but due to a small... More 

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Airmanis, Director of Sales at Air Manis Hill Residence, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and most of all for the POW history that you shared with us. Very few people know about the trans Sumatra railway constructed by Aussie, British and Dutch POWs along with countless local prisoners. We will add some links to our website to inform visitors. More 

Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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75 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I was running a "healing day" - a retreat for women who spend their lives supporting women in crisis. i knew that Air Manis Hill Residence would be the Perfect destination. Ten of us(2 expats and 8 locals) enjoyed a perfect day of refreshment at this beautiful paradise. The girls all thought they were in Bali not Padang. The view,... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We ended our trip coming from the Mentawai Islands by staying at the Air Manis Hill Residence for 3 days. It was even more beautiful than the pics. The food was amazing and the hospitality from our hostess and chef really were outstanding. We stared at the views of the ocean and moutnainside all day! All the arrangement from reservations,... More 

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Cibubur, Jawa Barat, Indonesia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

I just stayed at Air Manis Hill Residence 1 days ago. Stay for 2 nights. I'm very enjoying amazing view from this place. You can see Air Manis beach landscape from this place. Then, i'm very like the people who is hostpitality my group in this place. About the room, i'm very like the room that's i'm sleep there. Nice... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

My partner and I have spent 6 days at this beautiful place. We stayed in the villa and it's was truly wonderful. Rick and jane were the perfect hosts and helped us arrange everything we needed for our stay, including a very special excursion, for which we are very grateful for. Everyone at the villa was accommodating and very friendly,... More 

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We loved our stay here. a 2 night stop enroute to the Mentawai Islands. It is a paradise in the busy, noisy hive of Padang, where on the weekends town never sleeps!! It's so quiet and peaceful, situated on the hill amongst the tropical gardens. It's worth every bit of the 10 mins extra drive out of town. Probably half... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Padang, like most other Indonesian towns, is a bustling, hot and humid settlement located along the Indian Ocean coast in West Sumatra. Instead of staying in a nondescript town hotel, we decided to stay away from the centre in Puncak Air Manis Residence based on the good reviews here on TripAdvisor. Air Manis, which literally means “Sweetwater”, is actually the... More 

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Airmanis, Owner at Air Manis Hill Residence, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words and for spending so much time describing our place! Your efforts have shamed me into doing more with out website to explain our rooms and facilities more clearly. We are setting up a knowledge base and help desk to help guests to find answers to questions and to learn more before arrival. We have discussed... More 

San Diego, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

Loved the location of the Villa Air Mantis. The place is peaceful and quiet - with a fantastic sunset view. The room was large and clean - as was the bathroom. There was no A/C, but the fan was fine with the cooler evening temperatures. Highly recommended.

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Airmanis, Owner at Air Manis Hill Residence, responded to this review

It was great that you could make it and that the last minute flight changes all worked out. We are always amazed at how the combination of breeze and altitude make the inside and outside temperatures so comfortable year round. It keeps our environmental footprint pretty minimal not needed A/C. What we like most about no A/C is that we... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

We chose this villa as we wanted to have a relaxing week and see some of the real Indonesia. The staff are brilliant and find that perfect balance between being helpful and giving guests their own space

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