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Northbeach | Gili Trawangan, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
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Karma Kayak
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014
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  • Location
    4 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The name is a bit misleading as they don't have kayaks for rent anymore, but this place is wonderful. We moved up to the north end of the island after staying closer to the center and wanting a bit more relaxing atmosphere. The manager (Lorianne I think?) was absolutely wonderful--so friendly and helpful, but not pushy as was the case... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This place is to the northern end of the island and so is a bit more remote. The benefits of this are great and ensure you have a relaxed stay way from the busy strip. The area is a popular place to watch the sunset and the place caters for this perfectly. The rooms are basic but comfortable and quite... More 

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Göteborg
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

During our month in Indonesia we travelled around much without anything booked from home(Sweden). Before we went we made research and thought karma kayak would be a nice stay. But it turned out bad, especially because of the really bad service. First of all our toilet did not work. And we were asked to use our friends bathroom who stayed... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Villa's were clean and functional Tapa's were amazing All staff were friendly helpful and managers more than happy to give you advice on diving, snorkeling, eating etc Eco friendly, aware of the environment and preserving it for years to come

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We were very happy with our rooms and everything worked, including a hot shower. Staff and especially the manager was very attentive, always on site and helping us and answering our questions. She is Dutch so her English was great. There is a nice pool, bar, dining area and a lounging and eating area on the beach. They set up... More 

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The Netherlands
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4 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014 via mobile

We booked over the phone for one night and the decided to stay longer as the place was really nice and in the quiet part of the island. It's still a walking distance towards the party area, very close to the snorkeling part, overall - perfect location if you are looking so some chilled time. Our bungalow was really nice,... More 

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Karlstad, Sweden
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

We booked two nights with our friends here and there toilet did not flush. When we talked to the owner she said "ok, let me know if there is a problem" and walked away. We walked after her and said it is a problem, we want a toilet that works (this is a expensiv place). She got realy angry and... More 

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Great location and extremely well run. On the relaxed north coast, these guys go the extra mile to make your stay memorable. Clean and comfortable rooms, fantastic beach location and great food! Got it all!

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Beijing, Beijing, China
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Have been there with Family. Location is quite nice and relaxed, away from the east coast which is very busy. The small compound is well managed by the NL owners, quite friendly, this also applies to the local staff always keen to help. Breakfast on the beach, looking at the light coming on Bali summits is awesome. Food is nice... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

We enjoyed so much our stay at Karma Kayak. the smiles, the rooms, the food and the location. The little bungalows are cute and simple, very clean, and make us feel at home. The beach in front, the gorgeous snorkelling, the relax set up... It is out of the centre, so much calmer. A very good location choice even if... More 

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Address: Northbeach | Gili Trawangan, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
Location: Indonesia > West Nusa Tenggara > Lombok > Gili Islands > Gili Trawangan
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Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Karma Kayak Hotel Lombok
Karma Kayak Gili Islands/Gili Trawangan

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