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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 January 2011

We moved to Thyesza after staying in Tuk Tuk to find a perfectly quiet place here. At the time of arrival we were the only guests. We enjoyed the peaceful and quiet ambience very much. It is owned by a very friendly and hospitable family, we immediately felt at home. The rooms are immaculate and have good beds! We had...

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SIngapore
Reviewed 10 January 2011

Stayed at Thyesza's for about five days and has mixed review. First thing first - location. It's in a very tranquil part of toba called Ambarita (not Tuk Tuk as google earth shows). Good thing is the guest house has a very nice water front where you can sit and just watch time pass, the bad thing is it's absolutely...

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houston, texas
Reviewed 27 November 2010

We had fantastic time at Thyesza. Mama Thyesza is a wonderful woman. She was so caring & warm when we got to her hotel at night (after long tiring day). She cooked WONDERFUL dinner. We decided to have dinner every night at the hotel, we had great meal everytime we were there. She is really taking care of her visitors....

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jakarta
Reviewed 16 July 2010

We spent 3 Nights at Thyesza Guesthouse and really enjoyed it! The Toba lake is already a quite place, but if you want to be for yourself you don't go to the backpacker busy palce Tuk-tuk but to the Guesthouse Thyesza! You can swim alone on the large lake or have a delicious dinner, cooked by Ibu Thyesza. The Guesthouse...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 7 June 2010

My hubby and I visited Samosir (may 2010) and had a awesome holiday staying at Thyesza Guesthouse. Thyesza is located next to the lake. You can practically just jump in for a swim. The water is clear and cool - wonderful to cool down on a hot day. In front of us is this massive volume of clear cool water...

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Penang, Malaysia
Reviewed 18 April 2010

We discover the beautiful place when we round island by motorbike after visited The Stone Chairs & museum at Simanindo having stop at guesthouse for break. Mama Thyesza was great chef & nice person preparing cake, tea & all meaks- feeling like stay at home! View of lake was fantastic really have a great stay on following day! Pohye from...

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Amsterdam
Reviewed 13 April 2010

The great thing about Theysza Guesthouse are actually two things: the owner and the location. The owner, who calls herself Mama Theysza, is the type of manager that wants to make sure you're fine. If it rains she'll run out wiht an umbrella to guide you from the lakeside tables to the homey inside of the guesthouse. The location is...

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Medan
Reviewed 10 September 2009

I went to Thyesza Guesthouse last month. It is located on Ambarita, a village around the Toba Lake. It is quite calm and peaceful there, out of crowd, though some tourist did a party on the night I stayed, but it didn't quite disturbed me though. What I like the most is the view offered by the guesthouse, an incredible...

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Medan,North Sumatra
Reviewed 3 September 2008

I think this is the best place for staying together because they always have plenty rooms to stay in The family who run the hotel was very friendly and welcome us warmly The service,room,food was good Although we stay in a standard room (not the one that the photo shown),which is cheaper but the room was great Overall I recommended...

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London, UK
Reviewed 28 August 2008

This lovely place was not mentioned in the Lonely Planet: Thyesza Guesthouse (www.flowerofsamosir.com). It's a family run guesthouse with a beautiful location just north of ambarita. It overlooks the lake (ideal for swimming - no weeds), is clean with well presented rooms, tasty home-cooked food and a warm welcome from the couple who run the place (and their 7 children!)....

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Thyesza guesthouse and restaurant is beautifully situated on the waterfront of Lake Toba. Enjoy tranquility and sweet idleness; try delicious Indonesian and European cuisine; take a swim, or go on an adventurous hike up the mountain and get a phenomenal view onto the lake or enjoy the hot springs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thyesza Guesthouse

Address: Ambarita | Lake Toba, Samosir Island, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Sumatra > North Sumatra > Samosir Island
Price Range: €3 - €6 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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