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Romlan

Tuk Tuk, Danau Toba, Samosir Island, Indonesia
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for 11 nights just recently. Lovely place right on the lake.The staff were very friendly. Good food in the restaurant. Nice rooms with big balcony overlooking the lake. The hot water and wi Fi worked very well. Lake Toba is a great place to relax. I would say again.

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Dallas, Texas
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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 337 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Due to time constraints, I was only able to spend two nights here (which is a shame, as it was one of the most relaxing experiences of my life). It's not an easy thing, just to get to this location - as it requires multiple modes of transportation (planes/roads/boats & so forth)... But once you finally arrive, exhausted and fatigued...... More 

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Paris, France
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33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

We spend 4 lovely days there, with a lake view. We took a deluxe room, which was good, clean, with a small balcony, hot water. The staff is nice and restaurant is ok but for the price, we found better places outside. We had breakfast, lunch and diner there. At the end, when it comes to the bill, there was... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

We had a lovely stay at Romlan. The beds are the best we have found in Asia! our room, while being one of the more expensive in tuk tuk has been totally worth it. we can see the lake from our bed and 10 steps from our door is a diving board! The staff are lovely and have made an... More 

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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

This place deserves give stars for the incredible staff! Right on arrival they were welcoming, helpful and humorous. They helped us arrange transport when we left anf wven haggled a bit with a driver to get us a better price. Location is lovely and there are plenty of places to be communal with other travelers as well as spend time... More 

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107 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I absolutely loved this place! From the moment we arrived and checked out our cute little traditional house it was love at first sight! For Rp 100.000/ night the room was amazing value; we got a lot more for our money than we have anywhere else in Indonesia- the cheapest and best place we have stayed. We... More 

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

This is my 2nd time stay in Samosir island, same with last visit, I stay in Deluxe Batak House. The room is very spacious, basically 4 persons can fit into the room with plenty of space around. The extra bed only cost 30K rupiah, this is very good deal for backpacker. The lake view from room is fantastic, cooling and... More 

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

Food was simply amazing. As the owner of Romlan Guesthouse was German, the German-influenced food with a touch of local flavour was fantastic. The view overlooking the clear blue waters of the lake was breathtaking. Stay at the Deluxe Batakhouse for only 135,000 per night.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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9 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015

AVOID THIS PLACE! I was enjoying a trip in Indonesia and this place was a serious buzzkill. The only good things about this place were it's front of house person who was at the desk, and how close it was to other places we could eat and spend time in to get away from here. Some suggestions for improvement for... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

(+) - Clean and spacious rooms. - Nice view on the lake (and possibilites to swin in it). - Pick-up by boat at the hotel to go Medan. - Decent restaurant with an extensive menu. (+/-) - There's only wifi in the restaurant.

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Address: Tuk Tuk, Danau Toba, Samosir Island, Indonesia
Location: Indonesia > Sumatra > North Sumatra > Samosir Island
Number of rooms: 12
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