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The Whisper of Nature Bungalow

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I booked online before leaving for Vietnam. We looked at some pictures and we thought it looked lovely. When we arrived there after a nice 5km bike ride through untouched jungle, we were very disappointed as the bungalow wasn't as nice as we thought. It was very small, dark and basic. Also, we asked where was the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

If you're wanting to chill out with basically no other people, great, visit here. It's amongst the very small Viet Hai village. but it can get quite boring if you don't like hiking or bike riding. There's no nearby beach, just the harbour which is a 5km bicycle ride from the Viet Hai village, which is pretty nonetheless. (You can... More 

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Ilhabela
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

We are a film crew for Brazilian TV and we were looking for a place to stay. What a surprise to find a very reasonable priced bungalow in a very friendly community. The family staff was very helpful. We were looking for a different point of view of the Vietnamese people. So they contacted a family, hired a boat and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

If you don't want to stay in a big hotel or lock you in in a resort, but rather stay in a small village surrounded by jungle and nature... this is the place. This small eco-hostel is run by a very friendly couple who will arrange anything for you: from a guide to take you hiking in the jungle, to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

This is a very beautiful location. Quiet and close to nature. The village is interesting to cycle around and the bungalows basic. We loved the food but the bedding was damp and uncomfortable because of the damp humidity which isn't pleasant when trying to sleep.We live in a humid place and recommend dehumidifiers as they would dry everything out. Lovely... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

Whisper of Nature Bungalow at Cat Ba seems like an eternity ago. This place is my idea of a wildlife retreat, the virtues of Halong bay without the tourists. We visited in winter rather than when most would go in summer, a perfect playground, perfect weather for hiking and exploring. Part of the fun for us was getting there, a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

We stayed for five nights and enjoyed the secluded bungalows, the grounds and the staff on the edge of Viet ha Village. It was a 40 minute boat ride from Cat Ba Town and then a six kilometre bike ride to Whisper Nature Bungalows. Once there we settled into the quietness, trekking to Frog Lake, the top of the nearest... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

The eco-lodge is a charming collection of bungalows set around a small brook, with kitchen gardens scattered around the grounds to provide vegetables for the restaurant. It is part of the Viet Hai village community effort to move beyond subsistence farming and provide lodging in an idyllic site. The meals were first-class and innovative, rather amazing in the back of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

We visited Whisper nature & resort bungalows for 3 days. It's located next to a beautiful jungle which you can go in without a tour guide. At the top there's a great view over Halong Bay. The rooms are clean, with airconditioning and a clamboo. The staff takes care of a great breakfast and dinner. We have eaten the best... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for a couple of days with our children and were amazed by the beauty of this hidden village. Both the boat ride and the path to the village were spectacular. The bungalowpark is located in paradise and kayaking to small private beaches in the neigbouring waters in a stunning environment was a great experience. The couple who... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A short walk from the sea leads to Viet Hai Village, a new APT Travel community tour development. The comfortable bungalows are located under one of the steep mountainsides of the island’s National Park Reserve. There are seven single private bungalows, a large bungalow for groups of people to share and a triangular bungalow where a bar is located with food, drink and wine. Next to the bar is an open space with some tables for you to relax, drink amongst the trees and stones of the untouched natural setting, beside a very clean stream. A movable stage can be provided for music and song. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Whisper of Nature Bungalow

Address: Viet Hai, Cat Ba 1000, Vietnam
Location: Vietnam > Cat Ba
Price Range: $24 - $37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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