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Pondok Windy

Gili Trawangan, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Ipoh, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These guys are awesome! The first day our seaview bungalow had a faulty Ac, n due to the hotel being fully booked, they transferred us to another hotel with AC, in addition, refunded 75 percent of the cost. The next day they moved us back into another seaview bungalow . The room itself was amazing , located on the quieter... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

We went to Gili Travagan really excited to go to that place again as my husband went 5 years ago and had only good things to say about this place and the people working there. To be honest we got quite shocked when we arrived. The place has turned into a commercial Padi hub it seemed. A new pool was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

We arrived in low-season and spent a long time walking the beachfront to find this place. We wanted proximity to the sea, quiet (not in the middle of the party area), and a clean, comfy place to sleep. We found that here for the most part. The room came with air con, which we didn't need but it seemed all... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We recently stayed at the Pondok Windy and had a lovely stay, the staff are very accommodating and the rooms are clean, have soft clean sheets/towels, good matresses and air conditioning. We only had breakfast at the hotel, but we were able to try pretty much everything over the 5 days we stayed there and all were very tasty. They... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here even after reading some bad reviews, but thought we'd go along with the good review about the place and see for ourselves! ...So glad we did, as it is a lovely place in an excellent location! And staff were so friendly! Especially the manager who was always smiley and chatty. The room was actually very big with a... More 

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melbourne australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Looked nice enough, next to a dive centre who were not that interested, well not in promoting their product..so we sat down next door just wanted a juice and a simple lunch. juice was mostly water, but the food horrible "fish and chips" how hard is that.. 4 tiny half mouthfuls of last weeks fish, tasteless, and about 10 of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Where do I start? It is such a hard place to review and I fear I may contradict myself here which may confuse some people, but here goes... Room was fine although by Indonesian standards, overpriced I felt. Had AC and was large with safe. Took sea view room for AUD$60- odd a night and I would say that description... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Very laid back atmosphere in the quite area of the area. The bungalows are runned by local people that it's good value. Very friendly staff, mainly Hardy, the director, so kind and always helping you in whatever. Snorkel is an amazing experience in this part of the Island. Good breakfast. Good price! Really enjoyable!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

This was one of my favourite homestays on my 2 month visit to Indo, gimore is the bar manager and very helpful to any request!!!!, there is also a dive center on site which is the only one on gili t that is run by guys from Indo and very cheap prices compared to the other dive centres!!!!. If you... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Should probably start by explaining that we really disliked Gili T. The island could be beautiful but is now crowded and beach sections full of dead coral and rubbish. We've been budget backpacking for a few months and found this the most overrated spot. In this context Pondok is a decent option as it is located in a quieter spot... More 

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