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    Nihi Sumba

    Desa Hobawawi | Kecamatan Wanukaka, Sumba 87272, Indonesia
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    Overview
    • Excellent93%
    • Very good4%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “paddle boarding” (21 reviews)
    “other guests” (26 reviews)
    “private pool” (18 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Restaurant
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    Poolside Bar
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    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 347 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I write this review with a heavy heart because we were very much looking forward to this trip. More importantly, I don't want to see other Indonesians going through the same disappointment. We purchased the Indonesian package advertised on their website through Nihi directly. While...More

    5  Thank carolinawolsen
    Response from GM_Nihi, Director of Sales at Nihi SumbaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Ibu Carolina, Greetings from Nihi Sumba! It is certainly with great sadness that we read your feedback on Trip Advisor as our Indonesian guests are very close to our heart. This is actually the exact reason why we created the Indonesian package. Such package,...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We had a magical stay - 4 nights but we wished we could stay longer. Nihi is a real escape, set on a wild and untouched beach you really feel a million miles away from it all. This is not a fly and flop destination...More

    Thank beehaywood
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at Nihi SumbaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Beehaywood, Thank you for this very generous feedback, i have shared this with our team immediately, who are as thrilled as I am that you had a wonderful time! We also wished you could have stayed longer, our average length of stay is now...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Our stay with 2 young kids had many highlights: amazing local staff, magical sunset beach events (horses, buffalo & turtles were a hit with kids), oversize rooms, and great food. Communication and organisation were a challenge at times and absence of fully fledged kids club...More

    1  Thank John F
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at Nihi SumbaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi John, thank you so much for taking the time to review Nihi Sumba Island! We really appreciate your comments; please know that we take every bit of advice very seriously. It certainly does seem that you may have been overlooked, and this is entirely...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I cannot begin to describe the wondrous 'other-worldliness' that we experienced in this place. Every last detail has been thought of and the reception and treatment we received were second to none. The staff are so genuinely loving, yet so far from commercial that you...More

    Thank Ebe S
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at Nihi SumbaResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Ebe, thanks so much for your review! We thoroughly enjoyed having you and your amazing group of friends stay with us recently! Cant wait to see you out on a horse on the Nihiwatu Beach again very soon! Sending you our warmest Sumba wishes!

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    To be named "Best Hotel in the World" by the illustrious Travel & Leisure Magazine, must be both a gift and a curse. A gift because a certain clientelle will always want to check out what the best is, but also a curse because people...More

    Thank imaginelle
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at Nihi SumbaResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Imaginelle, thank you so much for taking the time to review us, we really appreciate it! Your comments are wonderful to read, we're so happy that we managed to fulfill your returning expectations. Our returning guests are so important to us, its crucial that...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$1,651 - US$1,805 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Top resorts Hotel in Sumba
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Sumba
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • Indonesia >
    • East Nusa Tenggara >
    • Sumba
    • Also Known As
    • Nihiwatu Hotel Sumba ,
    • Nihiwatu Hotel Waikabubak ,
    • Nihiwatu Resort Waikabubak
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    Traveller (534)
    Room & Suite (136)
    Pool & Beach (72)
    Dining (61)
    Hotel & Grounds (431)
    Bathroom (7)
    Family and Play Areas (4)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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    sharleen w
    26 November 2017|
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    Response from GM_Nihi | Property representative |
    Dear Sharleen, Greetings from Nihi Sumba! We do have indeed some availability and specifically our Puncak 3 bedroom villa and Raja Mendaka 2 bedroom master villa. You can reach me directly if I can further assist. Best... More
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    marrgy
    14 November 2017|
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    Response from GM_Nihi | Property representative |
    Hi Marrgy, Sumba doesn't really experience much of a traditional "Monsoon" season, although we do have a rainy season. This "season" has also changed over the years, and has become way more unpredictable. Our rain season... More
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    manik k
    4 November 2017|
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    Response from GM_Nihi | Property representative |
    The only Airport for Sumba island is Tambolaka Airport (TMC).
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