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Samba Villas

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West Nusa Tenggara 83355, Indonesia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice quiet hotel with good size rooms just across from the beach.great snorkelling beach( but make sure you have reef shoes for the coral).at the quieter end of town but still close enough for plenty of action. Have their own restaurant but lots of others around to add variety for a longer stay( we stayed for a full week). The... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After the hustle and bustle of Kuta Bali we went to the Gili islands, that consists of three small islands just off Lombok and around two hours from Bali by fast boat. To be fair we booked this as a last resort as rooms were going fast, so we did not know what to expect. My expectations were quite high... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We moved from another homestay for somewhere a bit more luxurious to stay for my boyfriends birthday.. And after a few looks around the rooms at samba and a bit of negotiation on prices we were checked in! In total we stayed at Samba 3nights and loved every minute of our stay! From the beautiful rooms with comfy beds to... More 

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Ulladulla, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

This was our 2nd trip to Samba Villas and we still found it just about all we could ask for. Perfect location, not to far from the night life, bars and night markets. But still quiet, excellent service and room. Wi fi a little dodgy, stopping every 1/2 hour or so, but still it was better than some places on... More 

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Perth, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

My sister and I shared the Asuka 2 villa with one queen sized bed. We didn't see any bed bugs however once we returned back to Aus, we have both developed hundreds of very itchy bites and blisters. They are unbearable. Apart from this, the accommodation and staff were great. You are always taking a chance with bed bugs anywhere... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Location is a plus for this villa. Villa was right by the beach. The room was big enough for all four of us. Beds were comfortable. The outdoor shower was the best feature of the villa. Great service and friendly staff. Wifi was weak though.

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Dunsborough, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Booked online and got there to be upgraded. The staff there are friendly enough but just wayyy to in your face and hassled you! We had already paid hundreds of dollars to stay there we didn't need to be hassled every single time we went to walk out to go into their resturant for food or drink or to book... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We had a wonderful stay here. Great service from really friendly staff. Location was perfect as you are just north of the busy part of the strip. Rooms are off the road so really peaceful, quiet and private. Room was lovely with great aircon and fan. Massage was great. We snorkelled right from the beach out front and saw turtles... More 

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General M, Manager at Samba Villas, responded to this review

Dear G00kie, Thank you for your kind review, and we're glad to know that you're having a great holiday in Gili Trawangan, especially while staying in Samba Villas. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, Rahmat Julyanto More 

Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We had a family villa for two nights in May. The room size is fantastic, and they easily fit two adults and two children. The location is great, and the villas have a nice garden, pool and beach access. The rooms are a little dated, but overall quite nice. Good aircon. The food, breakfast was not great. The food was... More 

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General M, Manager at Samba Villas, responded to this review

Dear Dean35, Thank you for taking the time to write a candid review during your stay with. Your point on the food selection is well noted, and we'd take a serious note on the island-wide challenge with the fly issue to the best we could. Gili Trawangan has a lot to offer, and we're glad you'd give a fair chance... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

You can't beat the location or the rooms for size or value. And the staff were fantastic. They knew our names and favourite drinks. We used the massage/beauty facilities daily. However the restaurant was a little disappointing. The bar service was great with a band most nights. However the breakfast that was included had a limited menu. Even the dinner... More 

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