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Ranked #11 of 19 Hotels in Gili Trawangan
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were originally booked to stay here but we literally ran to another hotel when we arrived! The hotel has no pool or beachfront area and the place is completely under construction. We were told the works went on from 8-5 but walked past the next night and it was still happening at 8pm!! Do not stay here if you... More

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sannygowda, Owner at Pesona Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest. Yes the pool is under renovation as is the front of the building only. All our services are running as normal and the private beachfront is not impacted as our Indian restaurant and Sheesha lounge is still operating as normal. There is no noise in the rooms and they are not impacted by this as we have many... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is a construction site until December. We booked through agoda who were advertising a poolside bar and pool but this is not the case, it is just a pile of rubble. When asking about a refund we were told to contact agoda and later found out that the hotel had emailed agoda telling them we were fully aware... More

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to find that there was no pools whatsoever. Has been ripped out- staff role me that the pool 'broke' yesterday. The actual bungalows are ok- clean and neat. But no mini bar and the TV is just connected to a DVD player. Also can't access wifi from the rooms, have to be out on the front of the strip.... More

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Paris (France)
4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed there a few days ago.. the staff was very friendly, but honestly.. the construction site....... very disappointed to pay that amount of money and having to stay in a hotel in that situation.. Room were comfy but no wifi.. maybe when the construction are over, I may come back as it's very well located for diving, partying everything.. (just... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked online through agoda and were very excited for a few nights of luxury after 2 months of backpacking. The online pictures looked amazing, the pool had great views of the beach. On arrival it was a different story. In place of the pool was a huge hole and we were welcomed by a construction site. We were not warned... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here sept 14. It's in an amazing location and the shisha lounge looks out over the water. Staff are really friendly and their Indian food is the best dinner we had on gili T. Really good cocktails too. Only problem is the whole resort is under construction at the moment. They have ripped the pool and half the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booking website intimated that the room was larger to accomodate 3 people, but it certainly wasnt, a rollerbed was placed in a normal twin room which basically meant you couldnt swing a cat, not good value for the price paid. Also very basic bathroom. Pool area needs overhaul, deck area quite dangerous with loose boards and nails sticking up. They... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We stayed here a couple nights and had a great time. The double room was pretty tight with two king sized beds and the bathroom was pretty grotty, but other than that it was just what we required. There was no wifi in the rooms, but that didn't bother us. The complimentary breakfast was nice, along with the pool area,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We stayed for four days for our honeymoon. The room was already decorated before we arrived which a nice surprise and they left a basket of fruit for us. The bar staff were always smiling and the manager always checked if we were ok. The advice during stay was immeasurable and the resort is close to the beach, diving school... More

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

stayed here for a couple of nights with a friend. fairly basic room but large beds, good air con and over all a nice place aside from the construction area. staff were always helpful and complimentary breakfast was great. the only complaint i can find was not getting wifi in the rooms.

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Address: Main Strip, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
Location: Indonesia > West Nusa Tenggara > Lombok > Gili Islands > Gili Trawangan
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Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Pesona Hotel Gili Trawangan
Pesona Resort Gili Islands/Gili Trawangan

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