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    Derawan Dive Lodge

    RT 3 Kepulauan Derawan | Tanjung Batu, Berau 12345, Indonesia
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    • Excellent34%
    • Very good46%
    • Average13%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
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    “dive lodge” (6 reviews)
    “great diving” (4 reviews)
    “fish” (5 reviews)
    Breakfast included
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    Pets Allowed
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    11 - 15 of 46 reviews

    Reviewed 31 May 2015

    The resort is on Derwan Island reachable from Berau airport by car (about 3 hours) and by speedboat (about 30 minutes). It is just on the beach and it has 10 rooms. Room quite confortable without table or closet for hanging clothes. Anyway the kind...More

    1  Thank marco b
    Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

    We spent a week at DDL diving the range of Sangalaki, Kakaban, Mara Tua & Derawan sites. The diving was great, plenty to see, although the shore dives off Pulau Derawan itself were sadly spoiled a bit by uncontrolled development on and beyond the beach,...More

    1  Thank tarostra
    Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

    Derawan Dive Lodge is a good option if you want to stay in Derawan. Their lodges are really confortable and also have some facilities that the other hotels in the island doesn't have. The restaurant of the hotel is the best in Derawan without doubt!...More

    Thank Claudio A
    Reviewed 26 March 2015

    Great lodge to stay for divers and non-divers alike. Accommodation surpassed my expectations with well-working air conditioning and heaters (heaven-sent after a day of being in the ocean). Their boat is well-kept and spacious for their standards. Dive equipment are in good condition and complete...More

    Thank Melissa S
    Reviewed 16 February 2015

    Great place to stay right on the beach. Staff are very accommodating, helpful and made sure our needs were met. We had a wonderful experience staying at the Derawan Dive Lodge and would recommend the place to anyone.

    3  Thank xpatschmucks
    Response from Christ_Lisangan, Manager at Derawan Dive LodgeResponded 19 February 2015

    Thank you for taking time sending us your positive review and recommendation. We are glad that you'd enjoyed your stay with Derawan Dive Lodge and looking forward to welcome you back in the near future.

    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$70 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
    • Indonesia >
    • Kalimantan >
    • East Kalimantan >
    • Berau
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    Dining (4)
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    17 November 2016|
    Response from naomiheredia | Reviewed this property |
    Thanks so much! Yes, we were told by Chris about the fire. No sign of it any longer. Simon is still the dive instructor.
    15 May 2015|
    Response from tarostra | Reviewed this property |
    Most divers fly from Balikpapan to Tanjung Redeb and then arrange with the dive resort to pick them up and take them the rest of the way by minibus and boat. If that's outside your budget, or you are thinking of staying in... More
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    "This could be a very nice place . With a lot of small changes TLC. Not worth the time & money to go..."
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    "All the rooms are near the beach. One room is directly above the waters."
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    "For the 2 story rooms (with multiple beds) the one with the king bed on the 2nd floor has VERY steep stairs..."
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    "Choose a room on the side away from the restaurant - quieter, less likelihood of cooking aromas wafting in..."
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