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Lembeh Resort

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Kent
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If you want outstanding dive experiences hunting for critters, with the comfort of a classy and quiet hotel with excellent service and hospitality, this is the place for you. Thank you to Petra and Morten for managing the hotel so well. The room was comfortable and well appointed. Beautifully laid out flowers on the bed to welcome us and little...

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Hailey, Idaho
Reviewed 1 week ago

That is how I felt for my entire trip at Lembeh Resort. The hotel and restaurant staff were very attentive and took care of our every need form pillows to allergies. The diving was amazing and our guides worked hard finding us almost everything we asked for! I have never had the level of service from the management to all...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are well-traveled, experienced divers who are used to all kinds of hotels and dive facilities. Lembeh Resort was a wonderful and refreshing oasis at the end of our dive trip on Sulawesi. The hotel team is fabulous: warm, friendly, knowledgable, professional, and kind. The food was excellent and varied, and we enjoyed the daily culinary surprises that ranged from...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Wife and I are serious divers and I'm really into uw photography, we have traveled Asia a lot and while high standards can be found this place has to be one of the best we have been to. We are an older couple and prefer to be pampered inbetween and after dives, excellent care, well maintained, great views and...

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our second time staying at the Lembeh Resort. We loved it the first time and felt the same way this time around. The resort is beautifully maintained. We had a lovely ocean view room with a balcony overlooking the water. The rooms could do with a bit of a face lift but I understand that it is planned...

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Monterey, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband Michael and I added a trip to Lembeh onto our two week trip to Wakatobi. This was our second time diving in the Lembeh Straits, the first time we were on a live a board dive boat, this time we were land based at the Lembeh Resort. Getting here~We chose to spend the night in Bali in between...

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murrieta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once again an Amazing trip. This was my 10th or 11th time to the straits & Lembeh Resort, the improvements to the resort each year is outstanding! Thanks Petra, Morten, Lauren, Sascha and the rest of the Team for continuing the excellent experience. The Diving was as good as ever. Saw the Mototi on my first dive!!! And had a...

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Morten_L_Hansen, Guest Relations Manager at Lembeh Resort, responded to this review

Dear Travelnsj, Your review is a great compliment that we accept wholeheartedly but truly your biggest compliment to us is that you time after time keep coming back to visit our little corner of the earth :) That you found the recent resort improvements to be outstanding makes us very happy, having positive feedback from guests such as yourself who...

Australia
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Nothing more than fantastic, this resort is so well run , the staff always very helpful and friendly and that comes from working in a happy environment, from manegment all the way down. We had room number 11, up the top of the steps with a great view , room , bathroom ( outside) always nice and clean. Meals were...

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Morten_L_Hansen, Guest Relations Manager at Lembeh Resort, responded to this review

Dear Jayne, Greetings from Lembeh Resort and thank you so much for taking your time to write up such a nice review of our little resort. Our team-members is without comparison our biggest asset here at Lembeh Resort and they all pride themselves with offering a relaxed, happy and friendly service to all of our kind guests. We are particularly...

Burlington, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Rooms: Clean, spacious, outdoor washroom hot and buggy but okay. Bring power converters if using North American toys (resort has some, but better to have your own). Drinking water plentiful (no drinking tap water). Well serviced twice daily, towels and storage plentiful. Get ready to hike steps repeatedly depending on your room assignment!! Dining is plentiful and great tasting, local...

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Morten_L_Hansen, Guest Relations Manager at Lembeh Resort, responded to this review

Dear Suneelupadhye, Good afternoon from Lembeh Resort! Thank you so much for taking the time out of your busy schedule to write us such a great review. Your feedback is incredibly important to us and we are happy that you found your stay to be pleasurable both on land and underwater. We also very much appreciate your comments regarding house-reef...

Playa del Carmen, Mexico
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We spent a week here and were absolutely blown away by the diving. If you are a photographer, videographer or simply want to see some of the most rare and diverse critters the ocean has to offer than Lembeh is second to none. The guides here were incredible, their is an on site photo/video pro and the entire dive operation...

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Dear Kenzok08, Good afternoon from Lembeh Resort and thank you for writing us such a wonderful review. It makes us very happy to hear that you found your stay to exceed your expectations both above and below the calm waters of Lembeh Strait. We pride ourselves with having one of the most experienced teams of any dive-resort in Indonesia and...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a boutique style resort tucked into a quiet cove on Lembeh Island and the resort is surrounded by lush tropical gardens. Our location means that we are only 5-20 minutes away from the majority of the amazing dive sites in the Lembeh Strait - often known as the Muck Diving Capital of the world! All our guest cottages include 24 hour electricity, en-suite bathroom with hot water, air-conditioning, king-size bed or twin beds, wardrobe, table and chair, dispenser for cold as well as hot drinking water, complimentary tea & coffee, mini-bar and electronic safe. Sitting on your verandah, you can enjoy beautiful sunsets nearly every day over the stunning North Sulawesi scenery. At any time of the day you can relax around our fresh water swimming pool and from the afternoon onwards you can visit out Spa where you can relax after a hard day of diving with a nice massage and also run a variety of land based excursions as well.We have 12 full time dive guides on staff, with more than 65,000 combined dives in Lembeh alone. We have very small group ratios, with a maximum of 4 divers to 1 guide. We have a full time Marine Biologist on staff, who assists our guests in identifying all the weird and wonderful critters of Lembeh Strait. We also have the only full time photo/video pro in the Lembeh Strait who teaches a variety of photo and video courses if you are interested in photography. He also has a large collection of rental gear, including point and shoot systems, DSLR systems, and HD video cameras. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lembeh Resort

Address: North Lembeh, Bitung 95500, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Sulawesi > North Sulawesi > Bitung
Price Range: €131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lembeh Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Garden room gave us nice view of report and near to dive centre. If you want views out to see, go further up hill!”
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 of 5 bubbles KentAngelfish, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The jungle rooms (garden view) are a bit dark back amongst the trees. If you want a light and bright room then select an ocean-facing one.”
 of 5 bubbles LML_Seattle, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms closest to the water are good if you don't want the hike up to the cliffside rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Laurski, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“love room 5”
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“If you don't like stairs, ask for room farther down the hill...”
 of 5 bubbles suneelupadhye, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
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