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So so to no no πŸ™…β€β™€οΈ

This place is very popular among the locals so I expect more when I went there; but sorry to say... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Jakarta, Indonesia
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Nice Beach view at Balikpapan

Pantai melawai located very near to downtown, on the night time so many hawker street food selling... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2016
via mobile
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2 Sep 2018
“So so to no no ‍️ ”
4 Jul 2017
“Many local street food”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Jl. Jendral Sudirman, Balikpapan 76112, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

This place is very popular among the locals so I expect more when I went there; but sorry to say, it’s so so to no no πŸ™…β€β™€οΈ place to go late alone to eat, the food is so over priced; it’s better to go to...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank velmedina
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

You can find many local street food here, they're cheap and affordable. You can watch sunset while enjoy your food.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank AnggitaN1
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

I think it is just a dirty culinary place with dirty food. But i am wrong πŸ˜‚ Yes the table is a little dirty, has many sands and better dont wear white pants there. The services are excellent, foods are delicious and cheap enough. The...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank fennyfranciska
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Pantai melawai located very near to downtown, on the night time so many hawker street food selling various snack and coffee, such as corn barbeque and baked bread, but not recomended when windy season come.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank tudea2017
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Melawai is popular among local as a place to hangout. There is no entry for this place, so it's free for all. Many people come here to enjoy the sunset, street food and interact with local people. The place is crowded in the weekend

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank RafandaR
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I would not recommend anyone to take swiming or bath here, the water is already widely contaminated by household waste and marine transport activities. So, enjoy lunch or dinner then walking at the white sand in the afternoon will be the nice option to enjoy...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Aji_Wijono
Reviewed 12 May 2016

After the whole day trip it's good if you take a little a while of relaxing moment enjoying the local culinaries such as "pisang gapit" which is grilled banana with liquid palm sugar and shredded cheese on top, while enjoying the sunset view! There are...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank rsdewi2301
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Full of Muslims with their jihabs playing on the beach. The beach is very dirty, also restaurants around there are full of bad smell and also dirty.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank specificstella
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Melawai beach is very popular with the people in Balikpapan. Situated on the beach opposite the Pertamina sports area and hospital, it has a parking area and water activities for families to use. It also has an eating area where there is a wide selection...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Ashley G
Reviewed 12 March 2016

The Melawai Beach is a good place to view the sunset panorama and hilal (young moon). I have an experience did hilal observation on 10 March 2016 after Total solar eclipse and I have seen the hilal..very nice.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Kassim B
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