The Beach House Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Minbar in room
- Concierge desk
- High-speed internet in room
TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Beach House Resort Gili Trawangan
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... the bathroom bits - there was a public bathroom for that.
Edd and I had seen the same types of houses in Sapa, Vietnam, although the houses there had a couple of rooms that didn’t really have doors between them, just floating walls; what shocked Edd and I the most though, was that there were a few families staying in 1 house in Lombok. The house we were taken into, had 3 families in it, with only 2 double beds and then a few mattresses ...
... know how to ride. And there's lots and lots of water in the lane. It is a tropical island, I know! I couldn't believe that a 5 star resort was located on a flooded section of road. Anybody staying there for $150- $250/night (a relative fortune) had to walk through muddy water to go to their room each time they came and went. I'd hate to see this place in the rainy season.
But the money is rolling in and people ...
... saws out clearing fallen trees from pathways and that waterlogged boat pulled up on shore by a team of strong arms and some rope, to the universal pulling rhythm of satu-dua-tiga / 1-2-3. Such is tropical weather drama!
Islanders know how to adapt, and shortly after it was business as always, bearing the inconveniences of life with typical patience. For the duration of our brief three day stay here, we enjoyed ...
Pick up at ten from hotel crammed into a van and bussed two hours to pandang bai for a fast boat at 12.30 which actually left at 13.40! Took hour and half to get to gili air and the sea was like a mill pond not always like that! Landed on gili air and refused to pay for a horse and cart to our villa so we walked only ten minutes from the harbour. Place is ...
... covered the cost of the trek. The non refundable receipt read Lombok Salanamo Tour and Tracking. We spent the evening touring the recommended shacks along Udayana. We ordered Sate Tedak Pedar (not spicy) the beef sticks are barbecued and the familiar peanut sauce arrived just the wrong side of medium hot. It was delicious though, it is served with rice wrapped in leaf and steamed until it becomes a solid tube of carbs for dipping. The five local girls we'd ...