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Lembeh Resort

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
$393*
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had visited Lembeh resort earlier in 2015. We fell in love with the diving in Lembeh straits and the perfect hospitality in the resort and returned this April with friends to show all the lovely critters that can be found. As we are a diver / non-diver couple we decided to book the cliffside suite. The latest accomodation that...

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Castle Rock, Colorado
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The resort is built on hills so there are lots of stairs. The rooms are really two large rooms. The bathrooms are open to the outside which is typical of Southeast Asia. The dining facilities are upscale. The food is varied and creative. The staff are excellent. They do have a bar here with some very original cocktails. The dive...

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Morten_L_Hansen, Guest Relations Manager at Lembeh Resort, responded to this review

Dear Brenda, Good afternoon from sunny Lembeh! First of all we would like to thank you for your many kind comments, we are happy to hear that you found our staff to be excellent, food to be varied and creative and dive guides to be well trained and friendly - they truly are a great team and we are happy...

Yorkshire Dales National Park, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every time we return it gets better. In the 15 months since our last visit a new luxury suit has been added, a new spa has been built, the restaurant and reception areas have been refurbished and a programme of replacing and refurbishing the cottages is well underway (and amazingly this is being done without any disruption to the guests)....

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Morten_L_Hansen, Guest Relations Manager at Lembeh Resort, responded to this review

Dear David, Greetings from Lembeh Resort and thank you for your kind review. As always it was truly a pleasure to have you both back with us. Our team-members take great pride in our little resort and they will all be happy to hear that you found the services and facilities to have improved further since your previous visits. We...

Whitehorse, Canada
Reviewed April 16, 2017

Can you really return to a place and have it be as good, if not better than the first time? If you're going back to Lembeh Resort it CAN! We were here a year ago, and on this trip decided to head to Raja Ampat and brought some friends. Since we had to overnight in Sorong anyway we decided to...

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Morten_L_Hansen, Guest Relations Manager at Lembeh Resort, responded to this review

Dear Yukon Landcruiser, Wow - thank you so much for your glowing review! Kind words such as yours are so highly valued by ourselves and our team-members. It is always a great pleasure for us to greet repeating guests back with us and we are thrilled to hear that you found that your second stay was even better than the...

Reviewed April 11, 2017

We've been diving in Lembeh Straight a number of times and each time stayed at Lembeh Resort and dived with their operation, Critters at Lembeh. Each time the resort has gotten better. The food is great, accommodations outstanding and the resort is beautiful. Lembeh is one of, if not THE best destination for critter (Muck) diving.

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Morten_L_Hansen, Guest Relations Manager at Lembeh Resort, responded to this review

Dear Jim, Good afternoon from Lembeh Resort and thank you so much for taking the time out of your busy schedule to write up such a nice review of our little resort. Kind comments from guests such as yourselves who have been here so many times are highly appreciated by our team-members and it will be my pleasure to pass...

Jakarta
Reviewed April 10, 2017

I went to Lembeh Resort with my 12-year old daughter the first week of April, 2017. The resort was recommended to me by a good friend. I have been living in Indonesia for the past 22 years, and am very familiar with most dive resorts around the country, but this was my first time to Lembeh. I gotta say the...

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Morten_L_Hansen, Guest Relations Manager at Lembeh Resort, responded to this review

Dear Scotty, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review about our little piece of paradise :) It was great having you both stay with us and we are very thankful for your many kind compliments - we will make sure to pass them on to our team-members, they all take great pride in...

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed April 10, 2017

We almost never repeat a dive resort (there are more than one lifetime of places to dive!); but we loved Lembeh so much last year that we decided to return; we're glad we did! A caveat is that Lembeh would not be my recommendation for a non-diver. It is absolutely beautiful, but it's small; has no beach, and is enclosed...

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Morten_L_Hansen, Guest Relations Manager at Lembeh Resort, responded to this review

Dear Adair & Ken, Greetings from Lembeh Resort and thank you so much for writing us such a lovely review! It was a pleasure to have the both of you with us last year and it was truly a joy to have the both of you back with us once again. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed all...

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed March 24, 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Lembeh Resort and diving with Critters@Lembeh. The attention to detail was great from both resort and dive operation. Food was wonderful, room was very comfortable, service was so gracious. Our 20 something kids enjoyed this spot as much as we did and the facilities are so nice, that even non-divers would enjoy this little...

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Morten_L_Hansen, Guest Relations Manager at Lembeh Resort, responded to this review

Dear Tmonnot, Greetings from Lembeh Resort! Thank you very much for your kind review, it was truly a pleasure having you and your family with us. We are really happy that you enjoyed all the services of our little resort and of course all the amazing little critters that Lembeh Strait has to offer :) Warm greetings on behalf of...

Ulm, Germany
Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

Our third visit to LembehResort showed again the professionalism and caretaking of both resort as well as dive center staff. All persons involved gave us from the beginning the feeling of not only being welcomed, but part of the family. This time we did diving from a private boat and could select from all available dive sites as well as...

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Morten_L_Hansen, Guest Relations Manager at Lembeh Resort, responded to this review

Dear Menebdeheu, Greetings from Lembeh Resort and thank you for writing such an amazing review about our little resort. It makes us very happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and that you enjoyed both your private Cliffside Suite and private diving services. That you would consider your time with us to be one of the best...

Reviewed February 19, 2017

We came to Lembeh for the world famous muck diving. Critters at Lembeh Resort was a perfect place to stay. Morton & Petra made sure we had whatever we needed...very accommodating! We stayed in a garden room in the original building, unit 19. It was spacious & clean. The decor was traditional Indonesian. The king size bed was very comfortable,...

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Dear UStruckGold, Greetings from your Lembeh Resort team! We would like to once again say thank you for staying with us, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time in our little corner of the World. It was our sincerest pleasure to have you and your group with us and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed...

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  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a boutique style resort tucked into a quiet cove on Lembeh Island and the resort is surrounded by lush tropical gardens. Our location means that we are only 5-20 minutes away from the majority of the amazing dive sites in the Lembeh Strait - often known as the Muck Diving Capital of the world! All our guest cottages include 24 hour electricity, en-suite bathroom with hot water, air-conditioning, king-size bed or twin beds, wardrobe, table and chair, dispenser for cold as well as hot drinking water, complimentary tea & coffee, mini-bar and electronic safe. Sitting on your verandah, you can enjoy beautiful sunsets nearly every day over the stunning North Sulawesi scenery. At any time of the day you can relax around our fresh water swimming pool and from the afternoon onwards you can visit out Spa where you can relax after a hard day of diving with a nice massage and also run a variety of land based excursions as well.We have 12 full time dive guides on staff, with more than 65,000 combined dives in Lembeh alone. We have very small group ratios, with a maximum of 4 divers to 1 guide. We have a full time Marine Biologist on staff, who assists our guests in identifying all the weird and wonderful critters of Lembeh Strait. We also have the only full time photo/video pro in the Lembeh Strait who teaches a variety of photo and video courses if you are interested in photography. He also has a large collection of rental gear, including point and shoot systems, DSLR systems, and HD video cameras. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lembeh Resort

Address: North Lembeh, Bitung, Pulau Lembeh 95500, Indonesia
Location: Indonesia > Sulawesi > North Sulawesi > Bitung > Pulau Lembeh
Price Range: $291 - $428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lembeh Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“The cliffside suite really is a perfect option, especially if you have a non-diving partner !”
927bartr, 1 week ago | Read review
“Both sea and garden views available”
608davidj, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“We've been in 3b and unit 10 - both amazing!”
ErinD525, Apr 16, 2017 | Read review
“If you want the best views, but don't mind climbing stairs, go for the higher numbers.”
618jamesj, Apr 11, 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the cliff-side Suite (CS), and it was outstanding, but a short climb up hill.”
scottygraham, Apr 10, 2017 | Read review
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