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Hotel Merlin

Jl D. I. Panjaitan 125, Sumba 87116, Indonesia
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  • Excellent0%
  • Very good8%
  • Average51%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible16%
May 18, 2016
“It;s where I stay”
Dec 12, 2015
“Has seen much better days, would need complete renovation”
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Reviewed May 18, 2016

The wifi is good if you book a room on the top floor. I stay one or twai connections with two nights on my way to the ends of the earth. Waingapy is central and has good connections to bali. It has the passola, it...More

Thank Cornelis v
Reviewed December 12, 2015

- VIP rooms with AC: 348'000 - Standard rooms with fan: 198'000 + - The manager Olivia is very helpful and friendly and she speaks perfect english which might help in arranging motorbike or car rent. - The good point of VIP rooms is the...More

Thank christophe p
Reviewed August 24, 2013

We took a economy room, which has seen (much) better days (long time ago). The shower was barely working, but clean. As the Hotel is close to the main street, there was some traffic noise and the nearby muezzin was pretty loud at 4 AM...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2013

When I stepped into this hotel, for some reason, the first thing that comes to mind was the movie, 'Best Exotic Marigold Hotel'. The signage indeed said Hotel & Resort, but once you're in the room, you're taken to a different place altogether. Resort? What...More

Thank ArcherScali
Reviewed June 16, 2012

I have stayed at the Merlin, located in central Waingapu, during various visits to Sumba since 2006 usually for stopovers on arrival or to catch a flight the next day. Design, rooms and service are simple, as in most places in Sumba, but I had...More

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Indonesia > East Nusa Tenggara > Sumba
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"I take the room at the top it is next to the rooftop terrace which the staff let m e share. No airon, no hot..."
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"If you're looking for more comfort, consider to book a so called "VIP" room and not the economy..."
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"Depending on funds, ask for higher floor AC rooms. Never mind the steep stairs."
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