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3 reviews
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I’m writing this review, to express my overall satisfaction about my comfortable stay at Bunaken. Thanks for warmhearted welcome and wonderful hospitality I witness. The resort manager been extremely helpful and everybody were approachable, that made me understand how easy the booking procedure could be. Enjoyed the great moment of relaxation on comfortable hammock on the balcony. The view of... More 

Thank Panagiotis M
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

This review is way long overdue. I had the most amazing, relaxing and heartwarming time in Bunaken, thanks to overflowing hospitality from this resort. Booking was very easy, and I was able to communicate with the Resort Manager almost in real time to arrange for boat transfers ahead of the trip via WhatsApp. Food was great, and the chefs (who... More 

Thank Widya M
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3 reviews
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Me and my family stayed at this resort for a week, I wish I could book the same resort every time.We had a great time here, Bunaken is a paradise for Under Water activities, and Scuba Diving. Manager including entire staff they shown the world class hospitality experience to cherish always. Good quality food ,fast internet service, nice and clean... More 

Thank Feeney2017
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Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Great little group of cottages built on the hillside over looking the beach and ocean on Bunaken Island. The bungalows are spacious and clean, with large bathrooms with partially open roof. There is a fan and AC in the rooms but they only work at night time. The beds are large but a bit old and not the most comfortable,... More 

1 Thank Sarah G
Manado, Indonesia
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Reviewed 3 May 2016

The whole family did spend a few days on Bunaken, in this lovely resort, me, three young kids, Grandma and 2 cousins. We have a great time at the white beach in front of the resort, the view (being the resort a 15/20 mt above the beach) is just amazing and the sunset... The food is freshly prepared and it... More 

Thank batuhitam
Copenhagen, Denmark
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Reviewed 29 March 2016

Bunaken Island Dive Resort (sometimes spelled without “dive”) is an excellent place to stay for snorkeling or diving on Bunakan Island: comfortable and big bungalows, lovely food and a very helpful manager. All bungalows (but not the big villa) have fantastic views to the sea, a volcano and the sunset. Wau. The bungalows are nice and big, build entirely in... More 

Thank Torben A
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

Lovely rustic resort built onto the hillside. Well kept and well run by Kim the manager & his group of great cooks and cleaners. The Divemaster premises is right next door and you can snorkel straight from the beach - no long boat rides daily & they have all snorkeling and dive equipment & booties for low tide exploration -... More 

Thank JayTee369
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Reviewed 18 October 2015

We stayed at this resort for 4 nights and wished we had booked for our entire vacation! We weren't sure about staying on an island with primitive accommodations (no daytime air conditioning) and no restaurants nearby visited mostly by scuba diving enthusiasts however...2 families with 3 kids ages 11 to 17 we loved Bunaken Island Resort and here's why: Kim... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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Reviewed 29 September 2015

from the time we "landed" on the beach and climbed the stairs to "check in " til the time we left we enjoyed every minute. everyone was friendly and helpful , the rooms clean, food fresh and varied and nothing a problem ( even 40 odd unexpected guests !) . The views are amazing and ever changing. Highly recommended all... More 

2 Thank MrMark824
Alkmaar, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

What a place to stay for your last day's of our trip through Sulawesi. The bungalow is great, nice veranda with a view what puts a smile on your face. Big beds and a open air shower, everything is from wood and look very nice. The staff is great, there always there to help you. If it's diving, snorkelling or... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Bunaken Island Resort and the Dive Centre are located at Liang Beach of Bunaken Island. The resort provides spacious and luxury accommodation in a tranquil and lush tropical environment with two Villas (150m²) and 6 Bungalows (65m²), all built in the famous Indonesian Minahasa Style and tastefully furnished. Balinese-style en-suite bathrooms with a hot shower tub and an open-roof shower, Wifi-Internet throughout the resort, air-conditioning, grand balconies with large hammocks for chilling out are standard. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bunaken Island Resort

Address: Liang Beach, Bunaken Island 95000, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Sulawesi > North Sulawesi > Bunaken Island
Price Range: RM554 - RM835 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“It is paradise for tourist.”
 of 5 bubbles panagiotism700, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There are only 7 villas available. All are good.”
 of 5 bubbles 321widyam, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I would recommend to new visitors for family holidays”
 of 5 bubbles Feeney2017, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms face the sea - I personally liked my room across from the Cabana - a bit of a walk up the stairs from the beach to the Cabana.”
 of 5 bubbles JayTee369, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The smaller bungalows are closer to the beach, better views, still up quite a few stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles SLynnDhaka, 18 Oct 2015 | Read review
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