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Jl Akhmad Yani no. 73, Waingapu, Sumba, Indonesia
Elvin Hotel
Ranked #2 of 5 Waingapu B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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48 reviews 48 reviews
40 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

The Elvin is currently the best choice in terms of value for money in Waingapu. Rooms are located well back from the busy main road that offers various shops and simple restaurants, as well as a bakery (very rare in Sumba island). My room on the second floor was spacious, airconditioned and clean, and the bathroom remarkably free of mozzies.... More

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Den Haag
18 reviews 18 reviews
16 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013

For indonesian standards this is quite good,maybe western are to critical about "details" -on the wall its called hotel-restaurant,but there is no restaurant -after the shower we found clothes of somebody else in the cupboard..so sorry,already other person..we moved -the staff is looking tv,not interested in you -the breakfast will be put before your door in the morning--at the time... More

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Kapaa, Hawaii
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012

My friends and I tried three different hotels in Waingapu before settling on the Elvin Hotel. I'm really glad we did. The rooms were really large and all the closets had locks and keys, which made me feel safe. They also had a cold shower and working toilet (which was not my experience in other places in Sumba). The A/C... More

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Ubud, Bali, Indonesia
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

The Elvin is probably the best hotel (not resort) in Sumba and has clean rooms, a/c, comfortable beds and a new wing under construction. No hot water. The staff are a bit clueless and don't always get the reservations straight. Breakfast is a boiled egg, tea and bizarre white bread. No restaurant, no pool.

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Address: Jl Akhmad Yani no. 73, Waingapu, Sumba, Indonesia
Location: Indonesia > East Nusa Tenggara > Sumba > Waingapu

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