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    Derawan Dive Lodge

    RT 3 Kepulauan Derawan | Tanjung Batu, Berau 12345, Indonesia
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    2017-12-24 2017-12-25
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    Traveller (69)
    Room & Suite (23)
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    • Excellent32%
    • Very good47%
    • Average13%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    “dive lodge” (6 reviews)
    “great diving” (4 reviews)
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
    Pets Allowed
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Free Parking
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    1 - 5 of 46 reviews

    Reviewed 11 October 2017

    A whole week at a dive resort when I'm not a diver? No way, I told my daughter - I really will be the figurative fish out of water! All my apprehensions were laid to rest when we stepped off the speedboat onto the sands...More

    1  Thank naomiheredia
    Response from Christ L, Manager at Derawan Dive LodgeResponded 12 October 2017

    Namaste Naomi, Thank you for your kind review and compliment. Derawan Dive Lodge can accommodate the needs of both divers and no divers. We are looking forward to dive together along with Berry next year. Have a great day!

    Reviewed 27 September 2017

    I was there with my friends in mid-August 2017. The accommodations were nice, the food was good and sufficient. The resort is not big, it has about 10-12 rooms, every room is spacious and comfortable. One of my friend's room that is close to the...More

    Thank JohnnyWongHS
    Response from Christ L, Manager at Derawan Dive LodgeResponded 12 October 2017

    Hi Johnny, Thank you for your kind review and compliment. We are glad the camera can be found after many years and are now safely returned to the owner. Looking forward to serve you and your guests again soon. Have a great day.

    Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

    Derawan dive lodge was a nice place to do my padi open water course. The instructor was strict and thought me everything about save diving. He knew a lot about the different kinds of species underwater. Although the style of teaching was not always the...More

    Thank Marit O
    Response from Christ L, Manager at Derawan Dive LodgeResponded 12 October 2017

    Hi Marit, Thank you for your kind review and feedback. Congratulations on becoming a certified diver. Welcome to the family of Tasik Divers underwater world explorer. We are looking forward to welcome you again soon. Have a great day!

    Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

    We found this place from the internet, after some exchange email asking about the trip, we decided to take 3 nights package with 2 days diving, 3 dives per day. The lodge is quiet new, we totally love it, no complain at all. Good room,...More

    Thank Agung S
    Response from Christ L, Manager at Derawan Dive LodgeResponded 12 October 2017

    Hi Pak Agung, Thank you for your kind review. We are glad you are enjoying our accommodation and diving services. We certainly looking forward to welcome you back in Derawan Dive Lodge soon. Have a great day!

    Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

    This resort definitely has potential, but isn't quite there yet. The entire resort was recently rebuilt, and the design is great. Rooms are very spacious and well-equipped, and we were impressed at the artsy detail. Unfortunately, the dark walls, dark room, and high ceilings really...More

    3  Thank Jdivemaster
    Response from Christ L, Manager at Derawan Dive LodgeResponded 12 October 2017

    Hi, Thank you for your kind review and input. I am happy to inform you that we already do some maintenance according to our guests feedback such as yours. We certainly hope to be able to serve you again in the near future with a...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$70 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
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    • Kalimantan >
    • East Kalimantan >
    • Berau
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    17 November 2016|
    Response from naomiheredia | Reviewed this property |
    Thanks so much! Yes, we were told by Chris about the fire. No sign of it any longer. Simon is still the dive instructor.
    14 May 2015|
    Response from tarostra | Reviewed this property |
    Most divers fly from Balikpapan to Tanjung Redeb and then arrange with the dive resort to pick them up and take them the rest of the way by minibus and boat. If that's outside your budget, or you are thinking of staying in... More
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    "This could be a very nice place . With a lot of small changes TLC. Not worth the time & money to go..."
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    "All the rooms are near the beach. One room is directly above the waters."
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    "For the 2 story rooms (with multiple beds) the one with the king bed on the 2nd floor has VERY steep stairs..."
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    "Choose a room on the side away from the restaurant - quieter, less likelihood of cooking aromas wafting in..."
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