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Baguala Bay Resort

| Waitikiri, Ambon, Indonesia
Baguala Bay Resort
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Bien Hoa, Vietnam
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

The restaurant was terrible. Very slow service. It took around an hour half to get our food and they were out of a lot of things. Not too many options close by, so be prepared to go out and get food. As for the taste, I didn't really think it was worth the wait. The room itself was okay. They... More 

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

The hotel is set in lovely gardens, with a river running through it. The gardens are def more well kept than the rooms. The rooms themselves were nice but in def need of a lick of paint! The bed was really nice and cosy and the TV in the room had a movie channel - which we def needed during... More 

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Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

This resort is close to the place called Suli. That's famous abaut the Natsepa beach and very nice and tastefull Rudjak manis. The resort have a swimmingpool , very nice rooms and za restaurant. The served cold drinks and some food. The rooms do have a private bathroom and airco or fan. The people are friendly but don's speak english... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012

The place is adequate...for the price. (We aren't sure what that price was, because we were there for a conference where the price was negotiated.) The oceanside breakfast room and pool are pleasant, as is the dining patio near the meeting room. Conference breakfasts were standardized and not very well done; the Indonesian style lunches on the patio were much... More 

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Grahamstown, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2011

This must have been a fabulous place - fifty years ago! It has all the right features - beachfront location, glittering pool, gardenside rooms with patios ... And yet ... it is really really run down. Although the pool is clean, we saw rats running around it and the resturant. The place is very empty. The concrete stairs run to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2009

This hotel is quiet and inexpensive. The food is good, and the pool is great. The flowers are very nice. It is a very nice place to sit and unwind.

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Holland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2009

The hotel has potential, but the owner has to invest in the Hotel. And it is clear that he doesn't do that. The state of the Hotel was terrible. The Rooms, especially the badroom was dirty. The Garden was really not looking after and the pool was broken at several points. We went to another hotel the first day we... More 

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holland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2009

We've stayed here for just an hour. The cottages were bad. Not renovated and smells like a dead body lieing there. Spiders in the badrooms. Bad experience. Photo's on the website are fake.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2009

Baguala Bay Resort is a very nice hotel away from the city, but do remind that you can only pay cash here and that the ATM in the nearby village doesn't work so you have to get enough money at Ambon city! Pool is very nice, but it's a shame that non-guests are also allowed to swim here and there... More 

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Shanghai, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2008

This hotel has potential because of its beautiful bay side location and because it has the only swimming pool on Pulau Ambon (Ambon Island). The rooms are clean and well maintained and the food in the restaurant is pretty good. However, service in the restaurant is very, very slow and over the course of our one day stay they had... More 

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