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Wisma Maria 1

Jl Sam Ratulangi 40, Rantepao, Indonesia
Wisma Maria 1
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
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45 reviews 45 reviews
30 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The cheapest rooms are old rooms that aren't maintained. Good breakfast, coffee and tea, tamarillo jam and fresh homemade bread. The good English speaking guides for Toraja usually hangout here. The hotel seems to be popular with Indonesians even on low season. Close to restaurants and the local market, central location.

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Pobla de Segur, Cataluña, Spain
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

When we arrived at night from Makassar, they tried to cheat us and the only available room was the most expensive although there were only a few tourist. After a long time discussing, (surprise!) they have another room for 170IDR!!! Finally, we stayed for 6 nights...a really bad and expensive hotel, after 1 year travelling in Asia. The hot water... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Wisma Maria I is a nice place where to stay in Rantepao. I booked a budget room (no hot shower). Price was 130 000 Rp. but it is easy to bargain to 100 000 Rp. Thing which I loved most was a breakfast. Best breakfast I had throughout my whole trip in Sulawesi. Only annoying thing was a loud noise... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 via mobile

We were Friendly welcomed by the manager. We booked a room with hot shower, however the shower was that hot that we could not actually take a shower. When we turned the shower to cold water, it stopped. When sharing this with the manager, he could not really do something about this. The manager can help you book trekking tours... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

It's very modest hotel with cheap price. Don't expect 4 or 5 star service here, it just simply bed and breakfast, not suitable for fancy people who expect much about hotel in my opinion. The staffs are very friendly and timid. If you are foreigner, perhaps they looked like they're not friendly, it simply because they don't understand other language... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The room isn't worth the cheap price. Hot water yes, but zero pressure and no possible shower, you'll finally use the bucket where you mix hot and cold water. The breakfast is simply amazing, totally worth the entire price of the room (170.000 Rp/room/night). Good position in Rantepao, strategically placed to visit all Tana Toraja region.

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Barcelona, Spain
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14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We were there 4 days,my girlfriend asked for a bucket of hot water to get shower but they were very busy watching TV at reception,finally we get the bucket the third day. I paid the first night because we thought stay only one night,when I went to do check out the last day the short guy who works at reception... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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39 reviews 39 reviews
34 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

stayed here four nights. Breakfast was ok. Staff were variable in terms of helpful ness, Johnny the owner (?) is also a guide and quite friendly and helpful. Very central to centre of Rantepao and some restaurants etc. Is good budget place to stay and really the selection is not that great in the central town. I looked at several... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

At some point this may have been pleasant place to stay unfortunately this is no longer the case. The rooms smell like urinals and the bathrooms are filthy. Despite asking twice for the room to be cleaned nothing happened. It is also incredibly noisy ( tv's blaring, doors banging, cockerels screeching, dogs barking, staff shouting, drumming bands practising). When we... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

The room is correct but the bathroom, my god !! we stayed there because it was so rainy.. we had no courage to go out ! With a little maintenance, it could be correct.. the garden is nice ! but for the moment, stay away !

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