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Hotel Deli River

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#2 of 69 Hotels in Medan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My 1-night stay was absolutely delightful. I wish I had been in town longer! This hotel is OUTSIDE of Medan, but very easy to reach from the airport. Extremely glad not to stay in noisy dirty Medan. I'd take the quiet, beautiful garden setting any day. The food was good, the staff was lovely. If I'm in this part of...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a nice oasis from the hectic city and a good place to spend some downtime. Nice pool, little lake with ducks, playground, and each room has a nice balcony/deck where you can relax. The restaurant is good...their gado gado was my favorite dish of our trip. The restaurant closes at 9 and they shut up the whole...

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Deliriver, Owner at Hotel Deli River, responded to this review

Dear SAMFLFlorida, Thank you very much for your review. We have taken the following steps to ensure that the valuables and belongings of our guests are safeguarded. First, we have dismissed the employee that was in charge of the maintenance of the room you were staying in. We dismissed her on the grounds that after watching 12 hours of CCTV...

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is meticulously designed and maintained. There is an obvious woman's touch in both. The staff are superb, including Ayu and Rina. The rooms are spacious and decorated with style. There are lots of small niceties. The food is excellent. Medan is a sprawling city noted more for being a gateway than a destination but this place is a...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is set in well kept peaceful gardens away from the busy city centre. (About 20 minutes by car) The room was spacious, clean and well furnished. Bed was very comfortable. Bathroom had bathtub. TV had CNN news (but no BBC) and free WiFi. The staff were delightful friendly and helpful. The restaurant serves western and Indonesian food. Also...

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Brummen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a relief to arrive in this beautiful garden after a long, busy trip from the airport of Medan. We were made to feel very welcome by the extremely friendly staff. The rooms were all large, very nicely decorated(we saw two), very private in separate houses with each their own terasse with view on the lovely gardens with mesmerizing...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel River Deli is the antidote to the hectic city vibe of Medan. When you arrive on property, you feel like you are on vacation. Bungalows are comfortable and air-conditioned with reliable internet. The staff is friendly and helpful. The owners Dirk and Diana are extremely knowledgeable about the history of Medan and can organize tours through their tour company,...

1Thank LauraL01
Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We have just spent New Year at the Deli River in a last minute three-night break from Singapore. It was our second trip to Sumatra, having been to lake Toba in '92 with our baby daughter. And we were not disappointed!! Dirk and Diana couldn't have been more welcoming and Dirk even persuaded us to go on the Hash, hiking...

Thank emmanich1
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel in tranquil surroundings on the outskirts of Medan which we stayed at the start and end of our stay in the region - a welcome break from the hustle and bustle of the city. Staff were always extremely friendly and helpful and arranged our airport pickup/drop off, a tour around Medan, a drop off to Bukit Lawang and...

2Thank Charlotte H
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 24 December 2016

We decided to take a short end-of-year break and had the good fortune to stumble upon tripadvisor on Hotel Deli River website. It turned out that Diana is also the travel agent. On the spot, she planned the 4-day itinerary. Hotel Deli River is not only an oasis in typical Indonesia town but the quality is so subtle that it...

Thank leetiang C
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

After 4 days in the jungle in the north we needed two good night's sleep before catching an early flight. This well managed clean and well maintained hotel provided just that, it's beautiful within the chaos of Medan. Breakfast was great (although when we asked for milk with the coffee they brought some powder creamer, would expect more for this...

Thank Silwer_Desember

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Deli River is a small family hotel about twelve kilometers outside the historical city of Medan. It is located in a lush tropical garden area that overlooks the banks of the ancient meandering Deli river. Our garden is home for more than 25 different birds, native fruits and flowers ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Deli River

Address: Jalan Raya Namorambe 129, Medan 20356, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Sumatra > North Sumatra > Medan
Price Range: RM232 - RM263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Deli River 2.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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#1 Family Hotel in Medan
#3 Best Value Hotel in Medan
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“Make sure you stipulate double rather than twin.”
 of 5 bubbles 339gregr, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms beautifully decorated, have a good view, private veranda and are quite.”
 of 5 bubbles ahmboland, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Choose for lower floor room if you have difficult in walking”
 of 5 bubbles fpyap, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We loved our second floor room with a good outlook”
 of 5 bubbles David43Oliver, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I heard that family room is the best choice if you travel with relatives”
 of 5 bubbles smithdave30, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
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