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Mengeruda Hot Spring

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Address: Bajawa, Flores, Indonesia

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Late afternoon weekend visit

We visited the hot spring around 5PM on Sunday. The crowds already subside when we arrived, which is nice. They have few hot spring source, a big 'pool' with hotter water that... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2016
squallrine
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We visited the hot spring around 5PM on Sunday. The crowds already subside when we arrived, which is nice. They have few hot spring source, a big 'pool' with hotter water that goes to a little creek. Or you can choose the 'downstairs' river with warmer temp. It was nice relaxing bath for us (family of 4, 2 children age... More 

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Thank squallrine
Barcelona, Spain
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58 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We went there the day after the hike to Wae Rebo village so it was a great therapy! Water is super hot and you can enjoy the different areas for relaxing!

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Thank Irimiri
WWW
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65 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This place is certainly made to soothe away your aches and pains. You have a choice of the types of water you want to soak in. You will, however, have to contend with people spitting into the pools, washing themselves...

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Singapore
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86 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Closes entry at 5pm so we reach there about 430pm. Fee is 14k for foreigners. Do prepare small change. Nice place with both hot and cold area for soaking. At certain points, there is even strong water gashing out like a jacuzzi and a natural slide for the kids. Nice place for a soak but its popular with the locals... More 

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Thank Bearie241
Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States
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24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016

we went to this hot spring in the evening and it was pretty empty only a few locals. there was a small fee but nothing crazy. It is well maintained and very nice def worth a soak

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Thank Danny G
Blacksburg, Virginia
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Was really looking forward to relaxing here after a long day in the car. Water was perfect but it's so popular with the locals that it was packed with loud kids. I'd suggest an easier in the day visit to hopefully avoid the crowds

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Thank HokieGirl1999
Bekasi, Indonesia
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324 reviews
133 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016

After arrived at Bajawa airport, we went directly to this place. It is around 5 minutes only by car. There is a hot spring natural pool that we can swim in and a river cross this place. The place is not well maintained, dirty and I didn't enjoy my visit at all.

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Thank Samuelpas
Perth, Australia
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63 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Definitely worth a visit. The water was very hot. I am not sure I would make a special trip there,mouth worth a stop off if you hire a driver.

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Thank Lorraine554
London
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139 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Quite a way from Bajawa but worth the trip. The pools are supposed to be at 38c, but I would say they were hotter than that. Best fun to be had in the stream below the pools, try not to get swept away.

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Thank SJB10
London, United Kingdom
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45 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 24 November 2015 via mobile

This has a 14,000Rp entrance fee for foreign people. We gave 30 but he conveniently had no chance so we had to pay 15 each. I realise that this isn't a lot of money but seriously imagine going to say a cinema in Europe and them saying to you that they have no change so you have to pay more.... More 

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