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Discovery Inn

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I am a long term business traveller - my normal stay is 3 months. This gives me a unique view of most hotels - long term. The big difference is that a hotel has to be consistent over the 3 months in terms of performance. Discovery Inn achieves this consistent performance easily - it never misses a beat. Not the...

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Rarotonga, Cook Islands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Discovery Inn in Dili is a place that I can feel comfort, sleepy every time I got in and also the hospitality of the staff are great ... There is nothing I want to do after office hour beside enjoy my room, TV channel and soft drink from their everyday happy hour ... The place is also not so far...

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Multiple visits to the Discovery Inn over the past 3 years leave us in no doubt that the accolades for this exceptional small hotel are well earned. The staff could not be more professional in their hospitality, attentiveness and support. While some of the rooms are better located than others, all are clean, comfortable and well provisioned for a short...

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 9, 2016

Dili is arguably not the easiest of Asian cities, so the Discovery Inn provides a safe harbour and a relaxing sense of comfort. From the welcome drink and the free tasties in the upstairs bar in the early evening, to the comfortable modern-ish rooms with all facilties, this is definitely the place to stay in town. Breakfast is downstairs in...

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Darwin, Australia
Reviewed October 1, 2016

I was treated to wonderful hospitality from the airport pick up(with chilled towel and water ) to the airport drop off. The Inn is clean and well cared for with great food- I highly recommend the fish curry but the European menu is good too. The staff go out of their way to ensure guests have a great stay and...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed September 24, 2016

Great location, very helpful and friendly staff and the added bonus of airport transfers, breakfast and wifi included in the price make this hotel the only place to stay in Dili. Excellent restaurant (Diya) on site too.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed September 14, 2016

I always stay at the Discovery when I travel to Dili as its a nice boutique hotel. I feel like part of the family there and the staff do whatever is necessary to make you feel welcome and comfortable. The fruit basket upon arrival is a nice touch.

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Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed September 12, 2016

This is the place to stay in Dili! Airport transfers were on time and included in the rate. The room was spacious with a comfortable bed and plenty of water pressure in the shower. The staff were so kind and helpful, always asking if you need anythingl. Getting a taxi was safe and easy as the staff will tell driver...

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Naples, Florida
Reviewed August 28, 2016

great hotel for the area, secure, with a great and attentive staff and restaurant. Recommend fully to anyone passing through the area. Also provided airport transfer for free and assisted in finding me a local guide for touring the area. Was unsure of traveling to Dili, but the hotel staff was warm, welcoming and helpful.

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Reviewed August 12, 2016

Discovery Inn is one of the comfortable hotel in Dili, It is only 10-15 from the airport by car. simple hotel with nice food and the deck, the staff is very friendly and helpful. Very recommended hotel to stay when you come to Dili for business trip.

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Zeenat A, General Manager at Discovery Inn, responded to this review

Dear Christina P, Thank you for reviewing your time at Discovery Inn. We are so pleased that you enjoyed all facets of your stay. We sincerely hope to see you again the next time you are in Dili. All the best, Management

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This boutique hotel offers equal to four star comfort set in lush court yard gardens right in the heart of the city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Discovery Inn

Address: 84 Rua 30 de Agosto, Dili, East Timor
Location: East Timor > Dili District > Dili
Price Range: $102 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 31
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Standard room”
 of 5 bubbles Wondow72, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Some rooms on the lower level do not have an external window.”
 of 5 bubbles linnettt, 5 weeks ago | Read review
“I was initially worried with a room off The Deck Bar but it was not an issue and was quiet”
 of 5 bubbles H7572STelizabethb, Oct 1, 2016 | Read review
“superior with city view”
 of 5 bubbles 651christinap, Aug 12, 2016 | Read review
“Avoid 201 which smells of stale smoke and has a toilet that doesn't flush”
 of 5 bubbles wodaabe, Jul 28, 2016 | Read review
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