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Adika Hotel Bahtera

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Jl Jend Sudirman 2, Balikpapan, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Balikpapan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Nice location.. Very close to plaza balikpapan.. Nice room.. Tidy and clean.. But the TV is old and not a flat tv (which i'm totally fine with that)... The AC was very cold and it's perfect because Balikpapan is really hot.. The water in the pool makes my hair frizzzzzzyyyy and the breakfast taste average

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bahterabpn, General manager at Adika Hotel Bahtera, responded to this review

Balikpapan, August 6th , 2014 Dear Mrs. Syafira Putri, “ Greetings from Adika Bahtera Hotel Balikpapan ” We wish to express our heartfelt thanks for granting us the opportunity to be of service to you during your visited on June 2014. And about our Television was old that already change to new arrival mode, and our room already renovation to... More

Manado, Indonesia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Staying for less than 24 hours in Balikpapan, I choose this hotel mainly because of the location directly opposite Balikpapan Trade Center (BTC) or also known as Balikpapan Plaza. The excellent location helps you to do your shopping and back to the hotel for little bit of rest and then continue again. It gives you the whole new meaning to... More

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bahterabpn, General Manager at Adika Hotel Bahtera, responded to this review

Balikpapan, August 8th, 2014 Dear Mr. Christ Lisangan, Thank you for your choosing our hotel for accommodation of your business and pleasures. And we are looking forward to welcome you again to enjoy with our service and please let us to know by sending email to reservation@bahterahotel.com. Furthermore, we will more increase about our staff for more detail and response... More

Depok, Indonesia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

My husband and i booked this hotel for our colleagues using booking.com.. When our colleagues arrived there, the reception staff rejected the booking sheet saying that they have not recieved the payment.. Its strange because the detail has been written in the booking sheet, the hotel staff just need to authorized the credit card payment.. They asked our colleagues to... More

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bahterabpn, General Manager at Adika Hotel Bahtera, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Inke Amanda, We were very sorry to learn ,that you have found our service unsatisfactory, we do apologize concerning about service from our staff attendant. However all of your review as soon as we will more improved about our standards service and our facility to keep our guests came back. Once again, we were do apologize and thank... More

Singapore, Singapore
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

On the way back from Bontang we stayed here for one night & it was not a very good experience. The place needs an overhaul. The room I was given (609) took almost full night to cool down. Breakfast spread was so-so & the work table was heavily infested with ants which went in my laptop & kept on coming... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

This is nice hotel good value for money, clean, good beds and lots of hot water. restaurant not the greatest but lots of good restaurant close by. Close to shopping close to night clubs. Nice lobby lounge pool look great but I wasn't able to use as got back to hotel to late.

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Houston, Texas
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

The facility itself is very outdated. Ex- Very poor accomodation for the business traveler who works from the room a lot. Only ether cable hook up so you must sit an uncomfortable side chair to be online. Very awkward, uncomfortable work area for computer Other than changing the sheets and wiping down the bathroom floor the room really doesnt get... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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20 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

I stayed here 2 nights because my colleagues already booked this hotel. Even I am given no-smoking room but the smoke is still smelling in the room, may be they just hide the ashtray and name it :"non-smoking room" The horrible thing is I was touching electric-shock when open the freezer, then I realized that water is drop from up,... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
42 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

Balik Papan was a fascinating provincial capital. It was clean, well maintained and orderly. The Hotel was centrally located and well suited for the business traveler. The lobby area is spacious with high ceiling. In November the air in Balik Papan was rather still and humid. Arriving in mid afternoon, the lobby area was too warm for comfort. Luckily checking... More

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paris
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89 hotel reviews
383 helpful votes 383 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2011

A perfectly pleasant stay. Excellent location. Beautiful service and facilities. Great rooms, quite large and very clean. The only thing was the disturbance of prayer at daybreak (actually 4 am) but the hotel cannot do much about it. I actually asked to be moved to the other side (seaview) and they gave me another room. Wonderful open-air swimming pool. the... More

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Cepu, Indonesia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
47 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2011

I find this hotel in a very strategic & convinient location since the biggest mal in Balikpapan (which is Balikpapan Plaza) is literally in front of this hotel. For me, I always put location as my number 1 criteria in finding hotels since I'm a female soli traveler and I only stay in Balikpapan just for one night in order... More

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Address: Jl Jend Sudirman 2, Balikpapan, Indonesia
Location: Indonesia > Borneo > East Kalimantan > Balikpapan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Adika Hotel Bahtera 3.5*
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