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Back to Nature Ecotourism

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I will recommend Back to Nature to everyone I know. I couldn’t get a good picture in my head of what awaited us in Bukit Lawang. I imagined wood and sheet metal shacks like we’d seen in other remote villages. However, walking through town was...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here for 4 nights in January 2018, the first 4 days of the year to be exact! And it was the perfect getaway! Petra was prompt in responding to my email queries. They arranged my transportation from Medan to Bukit Lawang at RP650k,...More

1  Thank BonkersExplorer
Reviewed 20 January 2018

We had a splendid time in Bukit Lawang and the ease of arrangements at Back to Nature played a large part. From the pick-up service at the airport in Medan to all of the help arranging activities (jungle trek, river rafting) to the great food...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights when we first arrived . We wanted that deep jungle experience . Even if you don't want to stay ... DO THÉ WALK !!!! It is the best hike from the edge of the town. Have lunch . Or...More

Thank zuni P
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Our family of four stayed in the cottage overlooking the main section. The location is fantastic for those who want to be close to nature and don't mind the (scenic) 40 minute walk to Bukit Lawang. We loved the setting, proximity to the sounds and...More

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US$20 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Badgie18
29 December 2015|
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Response from Nick D | Reviewed this property |
Dear Badgie, Thank you for reading my reviews, you can find all information of Back to Nature on adding the name of the guesthouse and Bukit lawang on google search. I cannot give you a website link here on... More
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devines02
28 March 2015|
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Response from Rachel W | Reviewed this property |
Please contact the Back to Nature Guest House for an accurate response. I believe it is about a 30 minute walk on flat terrain but they would know for sure!
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Daphne P
18 November 2014|
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Response from EisBaer | Reviewed this property |
The cost of a room is IDR 300,000 per night, which includes breakfast. The cost of other meals, like lunch or dinner, is about IDR 40,000-50,000 each. Drinks are IDR 15,000-20,000 each, more for beer or alcohol. A private... More
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"Bungalow and chalet are a *real* climb up the hill, away from kitchen, river, etc."
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"The best views are in the separate bungalow on the hill. Very recommendable!"
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"The outside rooms with large windows are worth paying a bit more!"
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"I recommend the rooms with river/garden view"
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