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    Nihiwatu

    Desa Hobawawi | Kecamatan Wanukaka, Sumba 87272, Indonesia
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    2017-07-30 2017-07-31
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    • Excellent94%
    • Very good4%
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    “other guests” (24 reviews)
    “private pool” (18 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
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    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 305 reviews

    Reviewed 5 May 2017

    This is definitely a bucket list place to stay!! We were very fortunate to spend 4 nights at Nihiwatu for the Easter holiday. I have been to many fancy resorts all over the world and this place is one of a kind -- the location...More

    2  Thank NicoleClark24
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at NihiwatuResponded 7 May 2017

    Dear Nicole, Thank you very much for your extremely generous feedback! We're so glad you had a wonderful Easter holiday with us! You're absolutely right, "not just a resort", its the entire experience that makes this wonderful place so incredibly special! We cant wait to...More

    Reviewed 16 April 2017

    My husband and I came here for our honey moon and it was the most flawless experience we could ever have imagined :) First of all, our personal butler was amazing and made sure we were happy at all times (Desy, we love you!) We...More

    Thank Alexandrahkaplan
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at NihiwatuResponded 7 May 2017

    Hi Alexandra, so pleased to hear you had a wonderful time on the "edge of wildness"! Thank you for your super feedback, i will immediately share this with our dedicated team; I know Desy will be thrilled to hear from you! We hope you return...More

    Reviewed 9 April 2017

    We stayed in Nihiwatu last year. It is a lovely place, very beautiful, good food and good service. Its so remote, the view of the milky way at night is breathtaking, the beach is gorgeous, the accomodation was perfect. However, there were a few issues......More

    4  Thank theglobeismyeye
    Response from GM_Nihi, Director of Sales at NihiwatuResponded 11 April 2017

    Dear theglobeismyeye, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your stay with us. We are grateful for any and all feedback in order to improve our resort’s offerings and wish to address your concerns with hopes that you will visit again. As...More

    Reviewed 7 April 2017

    It was a family vacation and this place is like hidden treasure on earth, we loved it so much. Staff are very kind and nice. Hoping we can come back to this PARADISE some other times with more people.More

    Thank AISHA H
    Response from GM_Nihi, Director of Sales at NihiwatuResponded 10 April 2017

    Dear AISHA H, Thank you for such a wonderful feedback! We are indeed elated to hear that Nihiwatu has left you with such beautiful memories and we are very much looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Warmest Sumba wishes to you and your family....More

    Reviewed 6 April 2017

    Having spent 7 nights in Nihiwatu, we continue to suffer from major withdrawal symptoms as the property is truly a rare piece gem! A really raw and gorgeous setting makes the lengthy travel worth your while. From beautiful pristine beaches to unforgettable sunsets and baby...More

    1  Thank hayhayz
    Response from GM_Nihi, Director of Sales at NihiwatuResponded 10 April 2017

    Dear hayhaz, Thank you for taking the time to write this review following your recent stay and to share with us such a valuable feedback. Nihiwatu is certainly blessed with the most beautiful and magical surroundings and it is the Sumbanese people with their genuine...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 )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$876 - US$1,606 (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 (468)
    Room & Suite (95)
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    Ann L
    26 March 2017|
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    Response from GM_Nihi | Property representative |
    Hello Ann - although some of our Guests choose not to take any Malarial prophylaxis, we always suggest to anyone arriving soon that they should consult their Doctor to discuss this. South East Asia does have malaria, some... More
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    Amanda C
    25 March 2017|
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    Thanks Amanda - we'd love to have you stay with us on such a special occasion! The prices quoted on our website are per Villa, for 2 persons, and not per person...! There are a large variety of different types of... More
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    9 March 2017|
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    Response from GM_Nihi | Property representative |
    Hi 1katielynn, we have received advice on this from our local Sumba Foundation Doctor, Dr. Claus Bogh, who also recommends both of these vaccines for travel to anywhere in Indonesia, or South East Asia. Many of our Guests... More
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