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    Nihiwatu

    Desa Hobawawi | Kecamatan Wanukaka, Sumba 87272, Indonesia
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    Overview
    • Excellent94%
    • Very good4%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “other guests” (24 reviews)
    “private pool” (18 reviews)
    “world class” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    From the moment we started our journey to Nihiwatu it felt like a dream. We were met at the airport and all our luggage taken care of. Our journey to the resort was very comfortable with healthy snacks to keep us satisfied. When we arrived...More

    Thank SueandDebi
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at NihiwatuResponded 16 August 2017

    Hi SueandDebi, Thank you so much for your generous feedback, we truly appreciate it! So glad you loved Mary and the Yoga venue; it is truly spectacular up there, and Mary is such an inspirational teacher, so we know why you loved this! Glad to...More

    Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

    What a stunning and lovely place, no doubt about it. however you seem obsessed about your PR & internal wellbeing that you do not concentrate on customers actually paying for their stay, not greeting them as such, nor enquiring on their preferences. At the airport...More

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    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at NihiwatuResponded 16 August 2017

    Dear TCDHK, thank you for sending us your important comments, we really appreciate any feedback that aids in our own growth and development. We were all extremely saddened to hear that your experience wasn't what it should have been, and there's no excuse for not...More

    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    Nihiwatu, wow, what can I say! This experience was one of my most memorable holiday breaks ever. I can see why the resort has won, no. 1 resort in the world the last two years. The location of the resort is spectacular, you have never...More

    Thank Fiona P
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at NihiwatuResponded 16 August 2017

    Dear Fiona, Thank you so very much for this wonderful feedback, you seem to truly have embraced everything that makes Nihi Sumba Island what it is today! I'm so glad you loved the Spa Safari, the Food, and we're really pleased you popped into the...More

    Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

    So incredibly nice we extended our stay unplanned. Awesome scenic property on an undeveloped island with beautiful scenery. Rooms are so well done, staff is incredibly attentive and friendly. Consistent surfing in your back yard. Have never seen a yoga deck this nice overlooking the...More

    Thank ntpappas
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at NihiwatuResponded 9 August 2017

    Thank you very much for your kind review. I'll be sure to share this with our team! We're so happy you had a great time with us, we cant wait for you to return. You're one of many of our guests who extend their stays,...More

    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    Nihiwatu is rated as the World's top resort and with good reason. Having travelled extensively at top class resorts this has to be one of my all time favourites. The attention to detail from the staff service to the suites, the location as well as...More

    1  Thank robfN4841FD
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at NihiwatuResponded 16 July 2017

    Dear Rob, Thank you so much for this very generous feedback! I will immediately share with our team! I'm so glad you managed to have a truly relaxing time while here, that is a real priority for us; and also at the same time see...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$883 - US$2,321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Sumba
    • #1 Top resorts Hotel in Sumba
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • Indonesia >
    • East Nusa Tenggara >
    • Sumba
    • Also Known As
    • Nihiwatu Hotel Sumba ,
    • Nihiwatu Hotel Waikabubak ,
    • Nihiwatu Resort Waikabubak
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    Traveller (501)
    Room & Suite (134)
    Pool & Beach (69)
    Dining (59)
    Hotel & Grounds (405)
    Bathroom (7)
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    Jackie E
    7 August 2017|
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    Response from ntpappas | Reviewed this property |
    Hi- wet season ends in march so June good. As far as surf I'm not sure on June (we went July) but the Nihi break (Occy's left) is so consistent it's probably fine. Be sure to reserve in advance given only 10 slots per day on... More
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    bpbenda
    23 July 2017|
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    Response from GM_Nihi | Property representative |
    Hi, November is still a beautiful time off the year to come to Nihi Sumba Island; on the off chance that there is rain, its usually a short thunderstorm and its over and done with. Weather is difficult to predict though, but... More
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    Ann L
    26 March 2017|
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    Response from GM_Nihi | Property representative |
    Hello Ann - although some of our Guests choose not to take any Malarial prophylaxis, we always suggest to anyone arriving soon that they should consult their Doctor to discuss this. South East Asia does have malaria, some... More
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