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Hotel Carolina

Jl. Lingkar Tuk-tuk Siadong, Samosir Island, Indonesia
Hotel Carolina
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

It is a very old building. Me and a friend stayed for 1 night in twin room. It was quite comfortable. No air con and TV in the room, but you won't need them anyway. At night it was cool, but maybe it's because when we were there it was raining the whole night. Bed was comfy, but the blanket... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 via mobile

A really beautiful place to stay. Amazing location and views of the lake. Luxury Beach View rooms are definitely worth the higher price with stunning sunrises over the lake. A wonderful place wth great staff and good too. Loved it!

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Jakarta, Jakarta Raya, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Great value for such great view. The place is on the corner, at the end of the road, therefore it owns one of the best view, so you arrive at night, sleep and when you wake up in the morning, bam! Lake Toba everybody. I like the hotel restaurant. There's a terrace facing the lake, sofa with TV, pancake for... More 

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Hangzhou
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Carolina has the best landscape view from the Tuk-Tuk at 220.000 IDR for the Beach Standard rooms (ex. deluxe). All prices and rooms categories are outdated on their web site carolina-cottages.com so better to call them and ask the real prices and also ask them to answer to your email in case you sent them one already. They are not... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Sadly, I must write a poor review of my recent stay at this hotel / guest house. I say sadly because I stayed at Carolina's 2 years ago in room 15 and it was well looked after and clean (and is a little away from the rest of their accommodation so little noise and no smokers to deal with and... More 

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Melaka, Melaka, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Very nice view...nice environement...great for relaxation....big spacious room...price is cheap...but for muslim visitors...the restaurant food may not be suitable because they serve non halal food as well. We arrived in the evenining but found no hot water for shower.

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richmond. australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

i only stayed a night so my review is limited. the location is lovely - the room clean but basic. i paid for a room with hot water but that didn't eventuate. lovely views and the place had character and style. the staff were ok - not terribly interested but not rude either. i was there on a weekend and... More 

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Medan,Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This is one of my favourite site for vacation.located in the middle of tuk-tuk siadong,the most known tourist central at samosir island. I recommended this hotel for family vacation and couples.one thing you have to know is,they aren't allow you to make any noise activities after 7 p.m. I think it's good for those who need relaxation after a busy... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I had one of those batik cottages on the hill behind the restaurant. It was a good decision as it had much more privacy than those down by the lake. I liked that the cottage was built in a traditional way, it was truly a different experience. The staff was friendly, and the restaurant had great food. A great tip:... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

The location of this hotel is better known to the foreigners as Lake Toba (Danau Toba in Indonesia), and it is located in Samosir Island, within the lake, in the little town known as tuk tuk. The hotel is old, and the rooms are not luxurious by any reach, but they are very cozy and quite comfortable. I have visit... More 

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