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Jl. Orang Utan Center, Bukit Lawang 20774 Indonesia See on map
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Pool
Restaurant
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All reviews third floor family room jungle trek green jungle roof terrace village tour an amazing view the river her husband tofu thoroughly enjoyed our stay medan airport place to stay fantastic experience gunung leuser national park lovely balcony rooms are clean
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Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

We loved everything about Riverside, the location was stunning and perfect. The staff were so friendly, especially the owner Fadil who helped us with booking our jungle trek. He arranged for us to have Bim and Jacka as our guides who were wonderful! So knowledgeable...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank sarahpMacclesfield
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Perfect place to stay for a night or two either side of you jungle activities. The staff are friendly and helpful. They will help to organise anything you wish. Transfers, expeditions and baggage porters. Breakfast is OK, just lacks some bacon!

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Richard M
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Ver helpful couple run this place. I paid in advance but paid too much. When I got there they told me I had paid too much and refunded me. Really helpful arranging transfers and trips. Took the stress of me.! The place is very clean...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank keith m
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Very friendly hotel, good quality rooms and great food in the morning, Staff will do anything to help you best way, They arrangere the jungle trip and what you would like do very quick. Will stay at Riverside again if we ever come back to...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Preben L
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Our stay at Riverside was fantastic. Family owned business with welcoming and lovely staff. The owners cared about all our requests and wishes and the communication went perfectly. We did a 3-day jungle trek and it was an amazing experience. Our guides were experienced and...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank caroga2018
Response from malugu1219, Owner at Riverside GuesthouseResponded July 22, 2018

Dear Caro and Nicy, Many thanks for taking the time to drop us a line! It is always nice to read that our guests had a great time with us and trusted us in organizing their jungle treks and were very satisfied with the way...More

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About
Description
Riverside is a recently updated guesthouse that is owned and operated by an Indonesian-French couple, Fadill and Marie. This charming guesthouse is located directly overlooking the Bohorok river, in the heart More of the jungle, and only minutes away from the Orangutan Rehabilitation Center. Together, Fadill and Marie welcome guests from all over the world, helping them organize their holidays in Bukit Lawang and North Sumatra, making sure their stay is a safe and memorable one. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$13 - US$18 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Riverside Guesthouse Bukit Lawang, Indonesia - Sumatra
Location
Indonesia > Sumatra > North Sumatra > Bukit Lawang
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$13 - US$18 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Riverside Guesthouse Bukit Lawang, Indonesia - Sumatra
Location
Indonesia > Sumatra > North Sumatra > Bukit Lawang
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Traveller (196)
Room & Suite (55)
Dining (17)
Pool & Beach (9)
Family and Play Areas (8)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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"All rooms are good"
harcaelisa
Dec. 9, 2017
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"It's totally OK to stay in the double room. But the higher you go, the better view and the bigger the..."
1-Swiss-Kim
May 29, 2017
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"all 3 rooms are good"
Z3768NStomw
Apr. 8, 2017
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"Second-floor family room has a wonderful view and great neighbors (the guesthouse owners :)"
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Feb. 21, 2017
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