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Gili Air Island

Lombok, Indonesia
+91 44 6531 5613
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Horrific, overhyped island.

Currently been on Gili Air for 3 days. Anyone saying this place is “unspoiled” is downright lying... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MeDashA
,
Kolkata
via mobile
Little treasure

Getting to Gili Air, I travelled 1.5hrs to Panang Bai from Seminyak in Bali by bluebird 300,000rp... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brorenee
,
Adelaide
via mobile
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Lombok, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Currently been on Gili Air for 3 days. Anyone saying this place is “unspoiled” is downright lying - rubble and garbage EVERYWHERE - concrete, wood, plastic, dried up seaweed, broken coral, be it on beaches, in empty lots or on the side of the road....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Getting to Gili Air, I travelled 1.5hrs to Panang Bai from Seminyak in Bali by bluebird 300,000rp. Travelled by fast boat with Eka Jaya which is the only boat I use because it’s new aluminium not wood, big, safe and fast and will take you...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic island, beautiful beaches however sometimes there is a lot of construction / renovation / trash around the area. Many cheap or fancy places to eat and stay, depending on your budget.

Thank swlee19
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for a week in a too expensive Tanang Sanang home stay. There was building noise was all around and no privacy in our pool, which the owners had not told us about at booking stage.. The island we found was very dirty with...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

My wife and enjoyed our stay on Gili Air for the 3 nights we were there. You can get around Gili Air island on foot and there is a path around the outside which is 5 km in length. We hired bicycles to make it...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Gili Air has the potential to be stunning, but is now closer to resembling a rubbish dump. Unregulated growth and tourism has ruined what could be a beautiful island.

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Each to their own! So I spent the day and over night on Gili Air, first impressions was ok with its clear waters and sandy beaches, however after walking around the island it’s very dirty and full of litter, while I appreciate it is a...More

2  Thank Will H
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

If you're planning a trip to Bali or Lombok, I would definitely recommend taking a few days to visit Gili Air - it is absolutely stunning! White beaches, turquoise sea and lush tropical surroundings. Find a spot on the beach for sunset and you'll be...More

Thank Sarahmaggi
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Gili Island are small Islands near the cost of Lombok. These three islands are wonderful! Cristal blue water with white sandy beaches. We stayed here in February, so many resorts and restaurants were close. There were a small amout of tourists, so the beaches were...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Very nice to snorkel here, if you interest to visit this place please contact me by Whatsapp +6281915977236

Thank Adi B
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Tom C
1 September 2017|
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Response from mattswart | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I got Wahanna ferries which was the absolute worst! They say they are direct and takes 1.5 hrs when in fact it goes via Gili T and stops at Lombok where you have to swap boats to a smaller one....takes about... More
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Cynthia G
27 July 2017|
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Response from ourworldisbeautiful | Reviewed this property |
there are plenty of boats from that harbour, usually around 20k idr these local boats are choppy though... might consider taking a pill for the 10 min ride
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