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Matahari Bungalows

Jl Legian, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
Matahari Bungalows
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2010

This spot is pure paradise. Full stop. Look no more for beachfront cottages on the most beautiful beach on Gili Air. This place is magical. The family who runs it are genuine, kind and exude Indonesia hospitality. The food is cooked by a lovely lady who makes the best Gado-Gado and traditional Indonesia rice, egg, and chicken. The bathroom is... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2010

We stayed at The Matahari Bungalows for 7 nights. The service was very nice with all the staff saying hello and in some cases they will remember your name witch i thought was great. The first room we were offered was not to the best of standards.The air conditioner did not work and the room had a moldy odour to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2010

We stayed 3 nights in room B3. It was a comfortable bed with a fan and garden bathroom. The only minus is that there was no hot water. The cold water is not freezing though, so it's ok. It was excellent value and we also ate and drank there several times. Make sure you ask for the fried fish -... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2010

I had 3 nights at Mataharis in marts 2010 and it was great the Bungaloves is very nice with "open bathroom (no roof) so you can see the stars while taking bath) The people there (and everybody I was talking to on the Island) was so friendly The food at Mataharis is very good and I recoment everybody who's on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2009

Hey Everybody out there!I can just say for my self i would recommend this place to stay they have different Bungalows and rooms availiable its cheap quiet clean and much fun there. The stuff is friendly and helpful there is a nice homestay atmosphere and you will have for sure the best view at the sunset. Order your self a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2009

Matahari is situated on the North West coast of Gili Air. It is run by a local family who gave me a wonderfully friendly Indonesian welcome. There were a range of bungalows from budget to very comfortable and even a guest house if you really want to save the pennies. During July and August prices rise accross the island but... More 

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