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Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge, Moni, Flores

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Krakow, Poland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice and clean place localisated near Kelimutu Volcano and almost on rice field. Good but mostly simply meal. Nice stuff. No Internet connection. Hauses are quite large, but if you have double house you can hear voices and any sounds from locators in next door.

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Munich, Germany
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67 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed there for 1 night before my morning trip to the Kelimutu lakes. It is a quiet cute resort with nice bungalows. They are equipped well. Just be careful there with the mosquitos between 5 pm and 6.30 pm. The resort has a dining room outside, which is not that confortable. But the staff is nice and friendly.

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ecolodgesindonesia, Owner at Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge, Moni, Flores, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We understand your comments about our restaurant and are planning an expansion. Thank you for bringing this to our attention. We appreciate your other comments. Thank you for your support. More 

Lincoln, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent two nights here, to visit the crater lakes for sunrise and look around the local area. We were in the furthest cottage (C11) which had the most wonderful view from the floor to ceiling windows on 2 sides. It had a lovely terrace, with chairs, table and sunbed, to relax and enjoy it. The cottage was well furnished... More 

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Thank Christinedavid2013
ecolodgesindonesia, Owner at Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge, Moni, Flores, responded to this review

Thank you for your full report on your stay at our Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge. WE especially appreciate your remarks about our manager Ben Marianus. This is a special place and we are glad you enjoyed C11. More 

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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Set in verdant grounds around 20 mins walk from the village of Moni, in a quiet, isolated location. Nice but not brilliant rooms, airy mosquito nets around beds, basic clean bathroom, decent food in the restaurant - may have a bit of wait mind! Decent place to stay in Moni for Kelimutu lakes.

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ecolodgesindonesia, Owner at Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge, Moni, Flores, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments on our Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge. Your comment re waiting for your food will be passed to the restaurant Manageress. Thank you for your support More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

We had the best guiding services from the crew at the Eco-Lodge. Patrise was a great guide for birds, translating with the weavers, and sharing the volcano lakes and the beautiful jungle trails! Pang drove so safely and to places for textiles that were literally not roads! The lodge staff were friendly and prompt! We loved Flores and recommend the... More 

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ecolodgesindonesia, Owner at Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge, Moni, Flores, responded to this review

We greatly appreciate your comments on our lodge especially about our staff. All our staff are local people, a company policy to try and empower them with a sustainable job dependent on the environment they live in. Thank you More 

Lamorlaye, France
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70 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

beautiful eco lodge, if you want to see the kelimutu, beautifull room with an outside private bathroom, good breakfast, good diner, a small hotel in a quiet place, near the river, with a beatifull garden, hotel staff is good and friendly, perfect to start early the morning to see Kelimutu at sunrise, i recommand this lodge at Moni

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ecolodgesindonesia, Owner at Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge, Moni, Flores, responded to this review

Thank you for your report on our lodge the Kelimutu Crater Lakes. You have captured and enjoyed some of its magic. Thank you so much for your report. More 

Chicago, Illinois
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21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

We ended our time in Indonesia with a beautiful stay in the Kelimutu Ecolodge. From the time we arrived, the manager of the lodge, Ben, made sure we were comfortable and happy at all times. We appreciated the time he took to get to know us at dinner and how much of an effort be made to get to know... More 

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ecolodgesindonesia, Owner at Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge, Moni, Flores, responded to this review

Thank you for your report on your stay at our Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge. We especially appreciate your report on our senior staff and Manager Ben Marianus. Thank you for your great support. More 

Amstelveen, The Netherlands
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

We made a reservation originally for 3 people (for one room). Then we realised the driver had to stay overnight and rang them. They then gave us two rooms. When we arrived after dark they told us there was a special place to sleep for drivers so we asked him to sleep there and he was okay with that as... More 

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ecolodgesindonesia, Owner at Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge, Moni, Flores, responded to this review

Good morning Mr Kramer, Your report on our Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge requires a response. Your allegations against our management and restaurant staff have been thoroughly investigated by our Central Office in Bali. We have the following comments. 1. we thank you for your positive comments on our rooms and location. You arrived in the dark and left in... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

One night stay here as most people do for the Kelimutu trekking. The restaurant is overprised and inflexible. Much better selection in Moni village 1 km away. Ask for the rooms in the top of the garden as they have better views. Bevare of lot of mosquitos.

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Thank Vibeke S
ecolodgesindonesia, Owner at Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge, Moni, Flores, responded to this review

Your comments re our price and being okay are of interest to us. However we doubt whether you would get such a beautiful location and such a lodge anywhere in the world at such a cheap price. We agree there are cheaper reddtuarants in Moni but none have this location. Thank you for staying with us More 

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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for 3 nights to view the crater and rewind for the last few days of our holiday. The price was considerably more that what we had been paying for in other places throughout Indonesia, and I'm undecided as to if it really warranted it. The room was okay, but had a lot of ants... More 

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ecolodgesindonesia, Owner at Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge, Moni, Flores, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comments about the beautiful location of the lodge. Your negative comments will now be addressed 1. price. we do not accept that our price is too high. Our company has invested significant funds in the purchase of land, building, staffing and equipping this lodge including a solar energy system. Also we only employ local people... More 

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The Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge was designed and built by the now internationally acclaimed eco designer Meryl Wilson. This is the fifth lodge of the company and follows our strict eco guidelines follwing our six pillars for local employment, growing our own food, use of renewables, sewage recycling, protect of the local environment and training program for key stakeholders. The lodge is a great stepping stone to see the mystical crater lakes, hike in the mountains, for birding, artists (see our Art Tour)and the start of our Trans Flores safari to see the Komodo Dragons based at our Bajo Lodge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge, Moni, Flores

Address: Main Rd, Moni | Kelimutu-Moni-Ende, Flores, Indonesia
Location: Indonesia > East Nusa Tenggara > Flores
Price Range: $59 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Kelimutu Crater Lakes Eco Lodge, Moni, Flores 2.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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