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Jungle Tribe

Bohorok, Bukit Lawang 20774, Indonesia
Jungle Tribe
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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chaloklum, koh phangan
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Very welcome guy, this Bronty. Nice place straight on the river with good view of the monkey hangout across the river. Room is cozy but damp as everything is in a rainforest. You have to try their Indonesian food! Made from the hart, fresh raw spices. Simply amazing.

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Sainte Agathe des Monts, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

This nice gest house and restaurant is very well located. Near the end of the path,well past the t- shirt market ,and past the local bar/ music every saturday night . So you can go to bed without the loud noise . À private acces to the river , is highly appreciated . They have only 2 rooms for rent,one... More 

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Midlothian, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

The room looks promising and as long as you don’t have the wrong expectations in terms of cleanliness/comfort, you’ll be OK here. There’s a great view of the river and forest beyond which you can gaze at while relaxing on the balcony in your hammock. Our room was spacious and the location was just a short distance from the boat... More 

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Hove, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

I loved being by this river and surrounded by nature and wildlife. On the first evening I met a couple from the UK who persuaded me to go trekking with them the next day. This was one of the most amazing days I have ever had and also one of the most exhausting! I was almost crying by the end... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012 via mobile

We had 5 perfect days in Jungle Tribe. The people are so friendly, helpfull and speak very well english. We dit a one day jungle trek with guide Wong. He's the best! Sometimes he gave us a little rest and he went out to find more Orang oetans and he did! In total wel saw 6! They don't have everything... More 

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Goa, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

Agun the owner, Joseph and Akim (Kim) did a fantastic job of looking after us in Bukit Lawang. They have 4 rooms, 2 of which are under renovation but the room we stayed in next to the river on the 1t floor was fantastic. Nice and clean, 4 poster bed, big balcony with sunbed and hammock overlooking the river. The... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2012

We stayed here only for one night after staying at a different place the nights before. The location is great -- at the end of Bukit Lawang, a minute away from the Orang Utan feeding station, directly at the river. The ground floor room has even a little garden and direct access to the river. Great to relax in the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012

Jungle Tribe is a great place to stay in Bukit Lewang. Although a little more expensive than some of the backpacker places (like Nora's for example). The only thing I'm still not sure on which rooms belong to Jungle Inn (next door) and which ones belong to Jungle Tribe. Also I'm not sure why we were put in the shack... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2012

I was travelling for 2 months in Southeast Asia with a friend and one of the best places we stayed was this one. Really cool people who tried to do their best and gave lots of entertainment in the evenings (guitar playing etc), awesome to meet some other people. We also did the jungle tour for 2 days, one night.... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2011

Staying at the Jungle Tribe was one of the best decisions I made for the trip. Although my friend and I were only there for a night, the staff welcomed us right from the start, where we were picked up by Agun from the airport even though we did not make prior arrangements. He took us to one of his... More 

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