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Scallywags Mango Retreat

Jalan Scallywags #1, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
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Scallywags Mango Retreat
Ranked #2 of 20 Gili Air B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Scallywags Mango Retreat is set in the village on Gili Air, about 500m from the beach. It's paired with the Scallywags Beach Club, where you have breakfast and can spend the day on the sunbeds (pretty much our daily routine). At first we found it odd that it was in the village, and we looked at the other resorts... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Scallywags Mango retreat , is located a 7 min walk from the beach and Scallywags Beach Club, which means you are not hearing the load music outside Ramadan. The rooms are great with all that you need and pool very refreshing. Mini bar prices are the same almost as the mini mart. Having just stayed 8 nights with friends ,... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this place (mango motel) by chance but we were very glad we did! At 300000 Rp per night it was excellent value with air con, good furniture, nice bathroom and extremely clean and well looked after. Also TV, reasonable value laundry service and a great 'maxi' bar. Oh and two free water bottles a day. It was very quiet... More

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Boracay, Philippines
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134 reviews 134 reviews
30 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Scallywags Mango is a great find in Gili Air. Very reasonable prices although it is a short walk from the main beach where the beach club is located. It is nearer tot he town center where there are local warungs with very good local food at very cheap prices. Scallywags Mango offers very well appointed rooms with good wifi, cable... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Perfect intimate hideaway just short walk to the popular south beach. Quiet surroundings, friendly staff, great facilities and great value. Hard to go past. Would love to come back with friends and book out all the rooms.

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london
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41 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at there room on the beach for 2 days at 3 times the price then found that They had this place...yes slightly in land a bit but they have a nice pool to relax in at the end of the long hot day exploring on your bike or scuba diving... Very secure and safe and ultra clean these people... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Perfect little eco-resort on Gili Air. Peaceful setting, super clean rooms, comfortable beds, very friendly staff and just a quick walk to the beach. Great breakfast buffet too. Would definitely stay there again but for much longer :)

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Singapore, Singapore
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24 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We had stayed closer to the beach for our first 3 nights, and then decided to switch to Scallywags... while it's off the beaten path, it was in a tranquil and serene environment. The rooms were super clean, comfortable bed with white sheets (when does that happen in the Gilis? Most have dark sheets to hide the stains and dirt).... More

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Dubai
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64 reviews 64 reviews
27 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for one night. Our initial reaction walking into our room was 'Why didn't we book a longer stay?!' Our room had a private little garden at the front, sliding doors into the room and then a stunning outdoor bathroom. We were speechless at how lovely it was! I've read a few reviews on here... More

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flipflop2011, Owner at Scallywags Mango Retreat, responded to this review

Hi, thanks for your heavenly review, yes one night is never enough! But there is alway next time. Gili Air is a beautiful island & Scallywags Mango Retreat is only a short walk away from the beach as you found out so don't let that you put you off staying with us. Inside the entrance there are only 6 retreat... More

Perth, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

What a lovely place. A friend recommended we changed our booking from Gili T to Gili Air a couple of weeks prior to the trip. We are so glad we did. Gili Air is not so much a party place but a lovely relaxing island with great beach food and hospitality. Scallywags was everything it was cracked up to be.... More

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flipflop2011, Owner at Scallywags Mango Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Patrick, No shirt, no shoes, no problem! Yes that is our motto, why not when we're beach resorts. Thanks again for your great review, it does sound like you made the right choice between Gili Trawangan & Gili Air. Scallywags Mango Retreat is a little quiet peaceful haven not too far from the beach, just far enough to work... More

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Address: Jalan Scallywags #1, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
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Location: Indonesia > West Nusa Tenggara > Lombok > Gili Islands > Gili Air
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Scallywags Mango Retreat Gili Air, Gili Islands

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