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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

The Hotel is very well located, just in front of the airport, so it is very easy to find and reach. The staff is very friendly. Our room was large and apparently clean, however some cockroaches were sharing the room with us. This is nasty. The shower did not worked well, and upon finishing, the floor of the bathroom was...

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Middelburg, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been here before. I always spend two nights (before and after my visit to Raja Ampat) in this hotel for it's close to the airport, rooms are clean and spacious and they serve a pretty good breakfast. Rooms are still ok and a bit expensive compared to hotels in Manado (for the price for one night here i...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there last week, transit from Sorong to Makassar. This hotel located just in front of the airport. Free airport transfer provided and we left very early around 6am in the morning. Very helpful staff , help us to carry our heavy luggage from 3rd floor to ground floor because the the lift was not functioning that day due...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed two nights here through Agoda. Some of the staff in the cafe were rude and would not let us use the wifi despite me showing him our room number. Cigarettes were butted out on the floor and the whole hotel stunk of them including both the rooms we stayed in. I read the other reports before booking and believe...

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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This hotel has undergone renovations and it's a much nicer experience. Huge improvement. The room was large, the wifi good, the breakfast okay -- I wish they would add one or two more Western items to the buffet. Very good coffee, though. The staff are helpful. Across from the airport.

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Compared to expensive Swiss Belhotel we really liked the Meridien. The staff was very friendly, the rooms totally OK and very clean, the Indonesian breakfast very good, and they drove us over to the airport for free. The staff was speaking good English (in Swiss Belhotel we only met one girl at the reception who you could talk to), the...

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cadier en keer
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Unbelieveable expensive for this dirty semi luxury hotel, we had dirty smelly rooms with lose sanitary fittings. In the morning i discovered a centerpeed on my pillow, and a centerpeed in the sink. The whole night you are kept awake by a heavy repeating motor sound (aircon from the fifties??) We could not sleep at all and wished i was...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Lunch in hotel Resturant for four persons whilst awaiting for a connecting flight out of Sorong during Ramadan. The hotel is opposite the airport and is extremely well positioned as a transit hotel. The Resturant is reasonably good, it offers both Indonesian and western foods. It is clean and the staff can speak good English . Reasonable menu Cold beer...

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Denpasar, Indonesia
Reviewed 15 June 2016

If you want to go to Raja Ampat, this is one hotel that could be considered, a good alternative other than Swiss-Belhotel. Returning from Raja Ampat, there is the possibility of your flight schedule is not in line with your arrival from Raja Ampat. So you need to stay one day in Sorong, to then continue to fly to other...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2016

As other people - only used it for 1 night as a transit location from Raja Ampat. It might feel like heaven after a week in bamboo hut, sleeping in a real bed, but otherwise it's average, the breakfast was a disappointment.

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  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
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Additional Information about JE Meridien Hotel

Address: Jl. Basuki Rahmat KM 7, Sorong, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > West Papua > Sorong
Price Range: $60 - $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — JE Meridien Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 65
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“Read a review from numerous blogs including tripadvisor”
 of 5 bubbles WanorWM, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“WiFi is present into the hotel, but internet network does'nt really work in Sorong. So, WiFi is useless.”
 of 5 bubbles 872jfb, 31 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Not sure! They all look pretty bad.”
 of 5 bubbles zympo, 24 May 2014 | Read review
“If you get claustrophobic and disoriented without a window, make sure you get a room on the second floor. Check bedding before you take the room too.”
 of 5 bubbles Linda_Badib, 28 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Pay the extra for a superior room rather than take the cheap windowless rooms its only a few dollars.”
 of 5 bubbles A-Wildgoose, 13 Nov 2013 | Read review
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