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Balikana Boutique Beach Resort

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Gili Trawangan, Gili Indah | Pemenang, NTB, Lobar, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible11%
26 Oct 2017
“Wonderful place with lovely hosts”
10 Oct 2014
“Hidden Gem”
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

We were very lucky to find shelter here, even when it wasn't totally renovated back then. It is located on the much more quiet northern side of Trawangan. So we easily relaxed at the lovely pool and were happy to get lots of advice on...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2014

I read a fair few mixed reviews when we booked in to Balikana but overall, my stay was a positive one! They offered a very competitive price for that part of the island and the front bungalow rooms were beautiful - clean, well put together...More

1  Thank Lizzie W
Response from easygoingtraveller16, Owner at Balikana Boutique Beach ResortResponded 12 October 2014

Dear Guest, thank your for taking the time to review our hotel, and for giving us the benefit of the doubt in sifting through the positive and negative reviews to form your own opinion. We are always trying to improve, and your critic of the...More

Reviewed 16 July 2014 via mobile

I am writing this on behalf of me and my partner. We stayed at Balikana for 3 nights as a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of Central Gili T. Positives: fabulous pool, clean room, great beds, cool outdoor shower in the ensuite bathroom,...More

1  Thank bourkecm
Response from easygoingtraveller16, Owner at Balikana Boutique Beach ResortResponded 18 July 2014

Dear Guest thank you so much for taking the time to write a critic on our facilities. We appreciate all input. We can only say how sorry we are that the roomboy did not provide on spot service for your toilet paper and soap requests....More

Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

This place is dirty run down. You do not get the value for your money. There are no beach chairs to lie on and the pool is filled with bugs, smells bad and we would not recommend swimming in it. We stayed in the standard...More

1  Thank Sandra V
Response from easygoingtraveller16, Owner at Balikana Boutique Beach ResortResponded 17 July 2014

Dear Guest, sorry for your nightmare experience. We appreciate your review because it gives us a chance to respond. We did profusely apologize for your unhappiness with your stay and personally paid for your ride out, a value of 75,000 rupiah. Your first room was...More

Reviewed 2 February 2014 via mobile

From the photos and outside looks very nice but all place look like after epidemic catastrophy... -lost in a past... receptionist sometimes working and usually no Room is big but not well maintained-toilette didn't work.shower had almost no water.long way from the city but beach...More

2  Thank MyFlirtWithReality
Response from easygoingtraveller16, Owner at Balikana Boutique Beach ResortResponded 7 February 2014

Dear Guest, a very big apology for any slight you might have felt while staying at Balikana. I have contacted Made at balikana and addressed this issue. Toilets and water are a tricky situation on the island and always is maintained and remainted. It is...More

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US$500 - US$650 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#12 Top resorts Hotel in Gili Trawangan
#19 On the Beach Hotel in Gili Trawangan
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US$500 - US$650 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#12 Top resorts Hotel in Gili Trawangan
#19 On the Beach Hotel in Gili Trawangan
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"All rooms seem lovely at first glance. If you can, get a level 1 bamboo apartment."
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"Paying a little extra for the bungalows is well worth it for the experience!"
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"Book early to get the front beachview rooms"
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"Look elsewhere. Just book in advance for peak time"
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