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Villa Markisa

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   Dsn. Batu Dawa Kelod | Karangasem Bali, Indonesia, Tulamben, Bali, Indonesia
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Ranked #1 of 9 hotels in Tulamben
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014
Colin R Augusta, Georgia
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Augusta, Georgia
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

My wife and I travelled from the USA to Bali, and we loved Ubud very much. However, Villa Markisa is the reason we will return to Indonesia. The diving was wonderful, and the resort was perfect. The staff was great and very accommodating. The rooms and food were great. The rooms are very modern, yet blend perfectly with the grounds.... More

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Houston, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

Just returned from a three week trip in Indonesia, our visit to Tulamben, was our second stop. We stayed in a two room villa with our friends, Villa Markisa was the best!! The owner Pedro and the entire staff were wonderful..the room was large, clean and comfortable, we loved the outdoor shower and bathroom, the pool was amazing. We went... More

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Heemstede Holland
13 reviews 13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

The resort is well maintained both the rooms and the beautiful garden. The dive centre is efficiënt and most of the dive guides are very helpfull and experienced. Mainly critters and muddiving. The coral is not great or special. The food is good and sufficient but could be more authentic (Asiatic/Indonesian). Obviously totally orientated the Western tourist (in majority German... More

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Dublin, California
16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Villa Markisa is located near Talumben on the northeast shore of Bali. From the Denpasar airport it is about a 60 mile trip to the resort. Due the traffic and road conditions, allow at least 3 hours for this journey. The accommodations are spacious and nicely appointed with very good air conditioning. My bungalow had a large veranda overlooking the... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

We have had an outstanding two weeks at Villa Markisa. The diving was always tailored to our individual requirements and echoed the high standards of service we found throughout the resort. It was all so different to the big group 'diving by numbers' we have become used to in Egypt, the USA, and even some swanky Caribbean operations. We pretty... More

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Los Gatos, CA
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86 reviews 86 reviews
71 hotel reviews
183 helpful votes 183 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Villa Markisa provides a safe, high quality dive experience in a well run comfortable resort in rural East Bali. The resort offers great safe diving for beginners as well as interesting and diverse dive sights for more experienced divers. As opposed to Nusa Panida, an island in the south with great drift diving, Tulamben is much calmer and safer. Many... More

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Lund, Sweden
18 reviews 18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Stayed 4 nights in a bungalow and we could immediately tell when we arrived that this would be good. Located on top of the black Tulamben beach with a muckdive site just outside, the resort is very well planned and every detail is perfect and well organized, the garden is beautiful with the pool area and restaurant in the center... More

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Espoo Finland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
19 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

For our family Villa Markisa was as close to paradise as one can get! Everything was just perfect for a relaxing 8 days we spent there. Both the divers and non-divers loved the time we spent there. It is located in a very quiet local area few kilometers south from Tulamben. Only one other (dive) resort is located in the... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
31 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

I booked a room at Villa Markisa for a 5 day/4 night dive trip after reading and hearing about the rave review it go I occupied Room 4 within the Main Block which also housed the admin office, the library, a boutique and an area for your servicing your underwater cameras. This resort was immediately next door to Scuba Seraya... More

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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

For those of you who haven't traveled to Bali, much of it is - well - a bit rough. Beautiful, certainly. And populated by a friendly people with a unique and often charming culture. But rough nonetheless. Even the three stars we looked at would not have received that rating in Europe or the States. I know that living in... More

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Also Known As:
Villa Markisa Tulamben, Bali
Address: Dsn. Batu Dawa Kelod | Karangasem Bali, Indonesia, Tulamben, Bali, Indonesia
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Location: Indonesia > Bali > Tulamben
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Tulamben
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Tulamben
#2 Family Hotel in Tulamben
#4 Romantic Hotel in Tulamben
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa Markisa 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Our exclusive resort consists of three bungalows, three rooms in different price ranges, as well as a villa with two generous rooms. All buildings are harmoniously nestled into a beautiful garden, where you can also find a big pool with jacuzzi.Even when fully booked, we offer an individual dive service of the highest standards. ... more   less 
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