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    Nihi Sumba

    Desa Hobawawi | Kecamatan Wanukaka, Sumba 87272, Indonesia
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    Reviewed 26 June 2016

    We have just been here and found it to be a wonderful stay. My wife was expecting something different and more of the modern shiny hotel look but by the end of the stay was relaxed and in love with the place.It is enchanting and...More

    3  Thank mrskywalker
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at Nihi SumbaResponded 7 October 2016

    Dear Glenn, thank you very much for taking the time to write the review, we appreciate it. Thanks also for the comments on the Surf protocols, you're right, it may not have been as clear as it should be, but this is something we have...More

    Reviewed 21 June 2016

    If you are an adventurer, nature lover, beach addict and have enough money in your bank account, this place is an absolutely must visit. It takes about 1.5hrs by car from the airport. If you are the kind of person that potential get car sickness,...More

    1  Thank SashaSirait
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at Nihi SumbaResponded 7 October 2016

    Dear Sasha, thank you for your very valuable feedback, we really appreciate it. I am sure many travelers will also find your comments useful. To keep you updated, we have employed a full time English Teacher, on site daily, who is spending an incredible amount...More

    Reviewed 13 June 2016

    Stayed 3 Nights on February 2016. Overall it was a wonderful experience. During our stay, we did the village trekking (included visit to Malaria clinic), surfing and of course --- The SPA SAFARI. All activities were great, and it's amazing to see the real life...More

    2  Thank Luke T
    Response from GM_Nihi, Director of Sales at Nihi SumbaResponded 15 June 2016

    Dear Luke T, Sumba Greetings from Nihiwatu! Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback over TripAdvisor. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed our wildness: the Spa Safari is certainly a not to be missed experience! I am very sorry...More

    Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

    Over 8000 miles from home but certainly worth the trip. We felt it reminded us of a luxury African Safari Lodge but on a beach. You need to travel via Bali to get here and in many respects it's like travelling back in time from...More

    1  Thank Nicholas T
    Response from GM_Nihi, Director of Sales at Nihi SumbaResponded 15 June 2016

    Dear Nicholas T, Sumba Greetings from Nihiwatu! Thank you for staying with us. We are very thrilled to hear you had such a wonderful time, especially with Mary , at the Spa Safari and the Lapopu waterfall. It is great to hear that our lovely...More

    Reviewed 26 May 2016

    We have just returned from Nihiwatu and it is certainly the most amazing place we have ever stayed. Everything about it is simply stunning. The architects need a medal for the way it has been arranged with the most exquisite decoration and furnishings its jaw...More

    1  Thank Kay W
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
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    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Room amenities
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Price range
    • US$ 1,557 - US$ 1,805 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Top resorts Hotel in Sumba
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Sumba
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • Indonesia >
    • East Nusa Tenggara >
    • Sumba
    • Also Known As
    • Nihiwatu Hotel Sumba ,
    • Nihiwatu Hotel Waikabubak ,
    • Nihiwatu Resort Waikabubak
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    sharleen w
    26 November 2017|
    Response from GM_Nihi | Property representative |
    Dear Sharleen, Greetings from Nihi Sumba! We do have indeed some availability and specifically our Puncak 3 bedroom villa and Raja Mendaka 2 bedroom master villa. You can reach me directly if I can further assist. Best... More
    14 November 2017|
    Response from GM_Nihi | Property representative |
    Hi Marrgy, Sumba doesn't really experience much of a traditional "Monsoon" season, although we do have a rainy season. This "season" has also changed over the years, and has become way more unpredictable. Our rain season... More
    manik k
    5 November 2017|
    Response from GM_Nihi | Property representative |
    The only Airport for Sumba island is Tambolaka Airport (TMC).
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