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TravelPod Member ReviewsNovotel Lombok
this was my second time stayed in Novotel Lombok. The hotel 30 mins from the Lombok International Airport. Small room though, great view, great facilities, the hotel offers lots activities. I love the Aerobic activity on the pool instructed by the novotel staff. we had so much fun. love kayaking in the kuta beach. the staffs are very helpfull and kind. the foods were so great, and novotel mandalika has GREAT SWIMMING POOL. we can swim until night. i love this resort.
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... We were introduced to our guide Danil, a former colleague of Tal's, very experienced and reasonably fluent in English.
Tal continued to drive us a couple of kilometres along the road to our starting point. A quick picture and wave goodbye, we set off into the national park of Mount Rinjani, with the volcano set in the background. A ravishing setting and the perfect temperature with some light cloud cover in the sky.
The first hour of trekking flew by as we chatted ...
... in order to purchase our fast boat tickets and in the end we paid IDR 400,000 each, roughly £20 each, for the mini bus transfer to the harbour and the fast boat to Gili Air. The pick up was between 0630 and 0700 from our hotel and true to form our transport arrived at quarter past 7. The late arrival did afford us time for the buffet breakfast, much to D's delight. The hour and a half journey was punctuated with the driver's stops ...
... some lunch and then off to the pool to cool down. For the evening we went to a lovely little restaurant for supper on the beach I had one of my favourite dishes to date a tuna ren dang. Pukka!! We then cycled through some of the back streets - locals are super friendly out here and happy to chat and wave as we cycle by (their favourite English saying lovely jubbly). Day two - 2nd April - gili air So today we had booked a glass ...
... walked north along the beach away from the harbour which took us to a stretch of beach less commercialised were we spent the afternoon relaxing on the beach and in the clear waters. The bar we were in embraced the Christmas spirit, out of a tree up whilst we were sat on the loungers but it was terrible decorated! With the evening drawing in we headed back towards our accommodation and treated ourselves to some gelato en route - something neither of us could remember trying. The ...
... and (thankfully) rode on uncle Neil's lap all the way to the first snorkelling location: a ship wreck off the opposite coast of the island to Mallias. Through knowing-looks and grimaces I managed to communicate my intentions to Gem and we orchestrated that I was last to jump off the boat after passing a very inflatabled Bardy down to Uncle Neil. After a deliberate period of faffing, I urgently entered the water about thirty metres behind the rest of the party. With muscles in ...