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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

great place, simple but clean rooms, very good local food, Oodey really goes the extra mile for your comfort. and Tangkoko is am amazing place, great animals, great jungle a unique experience for nature lovers. especially interesting: the open sky shower!!

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 June 2016

I had a great stay at Tangkoko Dove Villas. The owner, Oody, was a pleasure to deal with during the booking process. And he was immensely helpful during my stay. The villas/bungalows are well sized with an attached, outside shower/toilet. They were very clean and the grounds were lovely and well looked after. The property is a 5-10min drive from...

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Zwijndrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 14 April 2016

The room was nice and spatious, the bed was good, the outdoor (private) shower was very nicely decorated. But best of all were the people, Ouldy the owner was very kind in showing me a route to drive with my girlfriend on the motorcycle, the food was also great and overall you got a feeling of being welcome and taken...

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Adelaide
Reviewed 5 January 2016

We stayed with a group of friends for three nights. Oudy picked us up at the airport in Manado and dropped us off when we left. He also provided transport for all our adventure while we stayed at the Dove Villas. We really enjoyed the National Park - the Tarsiers and Black Macaques particularly good along with some great birdwatching....

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adelaide
Reviewed 20 November 2015

A group of 12 of us stayed at Tangkoko Dove Villas during their recent drought. Oudy, his wife and team could not do enough for us. They fetched us from Manado airport and on the way to their villas took us to see an ancient Mindanao cemetery. Smoke haze filled the air during our time there and the forest was...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 10 November 2015

This was a rather unclean and poorly maintained accommodation. We intended to stay 2 nights but left after just 1. While the staff was friendly and cooked us a delicious vegetarian dinner the atmosphere and rooms were not good at all. There were stains all over the bed sheets, the pillow cases were ripped, dead bugs lay in the mosquito...

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Hanover
Reviewed 3 September 2015

My wife and I stayed for a few nights in August to visit the Tangkoko nature reserve. The rooms are fairly basic, but are as advertised and this is "jungle" accommodation after all. The owners and staff are all very sociable, and meal times were enjoyable. Food was home cooked, tasty and plentiful. Trips were well organised and worthwhile. We...

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Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 September 2015

My impression of spending 2 nights at Tangkoko Dove Villas: 1. Location: quite good - located below the small main road and around a 15 minutes drive from the Tangkoko park entry. There are other places to stay which are quite closer to the park. 2. Bungalows: rather simple but fine, most are attached to each other, and have open...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 28 July 2015

I organized my friends' honeymoon and decided to send them to the TNR. I booked a room at Tangkoko Dove villas for them, as well as transportation, as they were coming from Bunaken island. So we agreed with Oudy, the owner of Dove villas, that a driver would come and pick them up at a specific location and a specific...

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Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 19 July 2015

We spent just one night there. Rooms are clean and big, We did not see any Mosquito in that time ( July - windy, fresh air...very nice!!) so we slept very well. Breakfast at 4.15 am is very basic: 2 pancakes and Tea. we had dinner ( 70 000 p.p ) : good and enough. If you think that 4.5...

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Address: Tangkoko Nature Reserve | Near Manado, Tangkoko Nature Reserve, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Sulawesi > North Sulawesi > Tangkoko Nature Reserve
Number of rooms: 10
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“Get a room AWAY from the road to avoid late night drivebys from local youths with radios blaring”
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 of 5 bubbles NCLPride, 28 Sep 2014 | Read review
“These are rustic but comfortable villas . Bring an open mind to enjoy your experience here”
 of 5 bubbles Judygoodies, 14 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Ask for a renovated room with tiled floors. Ask for a cottage closer to the restaurant if you feel safer being around the owners and staff.”
 of 5 bubbles working4vacations, 12 Oct 2013 | Read review
“ask for the newly renovated rooms”
 of 5 bubbles serendipity_basa, 11 May 2013 | Read review
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