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Garden Inn and Restaurant

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Jl. Orang Utan Center | 20774, Bukit Lawang, Indonesia
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Garden Inn and Restaurant
Ranked #3 of 11 Bukit Lawang B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

(+) True jungle experience, the lodge/restaurant is located at the river and in the jungle. We brought our wooden chairs and out them in the river. It was an awesome experience. Delicious food Reasonable prices The restaurant is nicely built of wood, there is a hammock. Rooms are very basic, but they are enough for a jungle stay Beds have... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I can only highly recommend Garden Inn for your stay in Bukit Lawang. I have been taken care of by the staff from the minute I landed and guided perfectly through the bus maze to Bukit Lawang. The accommodation is great, when you’re lucky, you even have a few frogs, geckos, and monkeys around you while you are relaxing in... More 

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Langkawi, Malaysia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I've been there in 2013. had a great time at Garden Inn, great and friendly staff. We decide to extend our stay from 2 nights to 4 nights because of great hospitality. thanks to Pak Ujai for helping me out to find this gorgeous place. Our guide, Koba take us around Bukit Lawang and we feel like local. Would recommended... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We slept 2 nights at the Garden Inn in Bukit Lawang and had a nice experience. Frans picked us up at the airport and on the way stopped for us to buy some drinks and eat some food. He also checked our schedule and rearanged some things for us so we could have a better experience. He was very concerned... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Stayed here for 5 nights. Rooms are basic, but clean and have a great view on the bohorok river. Rooms are 100.000 / 150.000 Great food, nice and very helpfull people!! Most of the staff speak English very well. I got very quick replies on the emails I send for information. This place is worth a recommendation... Go there! Book... More 

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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

A very peaceful and friendly place on the edge of the jungle forest. Food was also great and we loved the tour into Gunung Leuser with them, saw 6 different types of monkeys and 7 urang utans in just a one day trek. Very recommended for everyone :-)

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21 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Garden Inn is one cozy, friendly, relaxing place! The rooms have a real jungle flair and the restaurant area is great to just sit down and read a book for hours. Be aware that you are almost in the middle of jungle, so no wifi or hot shower and poor electricity here. But don't come to Bukit Lawang in general... More 

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Oakland, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I came to the Garden Inn with my boyfriend and best friend in June (it's taken a bit of time to write this due to life getting hectic again!) The accommodations, staff, food, and jungle trek were amazing! I highly recommend to anyone traveling to Bukit Lawang to stay here. They came and picked us up from the airport in... More 

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Paris, France
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We stayed there for a couple of nights. It is a pretty nice place and the owner was pretty nice. The rooms were OK, good but nothing fancy. It has a nice garden with a nice view on the river. Just be careful to close the door and windows of your room (due to monkeys, but as for most housings... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

Lovely accommodation right in the heart of the jungle. Staff were friendly and welcoming, good food, cheap beer! I had a first floor double with a balcony overlooking the river and the jungle behind. Was able to watch about 20 monkeys pour out of the jungle and run up the river one morning. Thoroughly enjoyable stay.

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Address: Jl. Orang Utan Center | 20774, Bukit Lawang, Indonesia
Location: Indonesia > Sumatra > North Sumatra > Bukit Lawang
Also Known As:
Garden Inn And Restaurant Bukit Lawang, Sumatra

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