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Golo Hilltop Hotel & Restaurant

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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Many thanks to Judith and Ingrid for sorting and organising both the accommodation at their hotel and the tour (Flores overland 10 day tour). All aspects were exemplary and they exceeded our expectations. Nothing seems to be to much trouble for the owners and the advice offered by them is not only invaluable, but also saves you money. Can't fault...

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Woudenberg, The Netherlands
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Very nice place to stay, great (sunset) view on the ocean from the pool. Very good place to relax. As the name already reveals, it is on the hill-top, you have climb a bit or take taxi. Food was not great, so better go outside for a nice meal.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Only a short stay, but the view was amazing from our room. It was comfortable and clean and really good value for the price considering surrounding options. It's a little way out of town, but there's not too much to do in the evenings anyway. The staff were really helpful, sorting out a take away breakfast for our early departure...

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Reviewed 23 October 2016

Stayed there recently prior to multi-day trip to Komodo/Rinca and appears this is why most people are in Bajo. One of my concerns was whether we would be offered transport by our adventure company from the hotel to the docks, given it's location. They didn't seem to mind at all and it's a relatively short distance to the docks/main area...

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Balingup, Australia
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This is a lovely place to stay, away from the hussle and bussle of the town, just a short walk away. They have thought of everything here and the staff are fantastic too. Very good value as well. Free wifi that works well. The meals at the restaurant are basic but good.

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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

From start to finish our stay went as smoothly as clockwork. Staff all excellent... Special mention for Leos who made our stay that little bit more fun and enjoyable. Nothing was too much trouble. We stayed in unit 1. We thought this was ideal. Still a great view, on the same level as reception, breakfast and pool, very close to...

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This hotel proves that you don't need to spend so much to feel comfortable. Our good experience was started since the booking process. We booked by email and communication was smooth. We appreciate the airport pick up very much as it cut any unnecessary hassle out. The room was really clean with air conditioning, and to be honest, there isn't...

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Stayed here before and after a liveaboard trip, was able to leave luggage at hotel until our return. location is out of town but the setting is stunning with amazing sunset views over the Komodo Islands. Rooms are a good size and very clean, a good hot shower. Breakfast was good. Great pool area and staff are very helpful.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The best thing this hotel has going for it is its location. On the hilltop, away from the rather touristy town of LBJ, with stunning views of the ocean. We stayed after a week of traveling and welcomed the clean rooms, decent water pressure in bathrooms and quiet, restful ambiance of the hotel - including the pool - which was...

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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived after long boat trip from pulau komodo at afternoon, then we late checked in ,welcomed by inggrid- she is very nice and can speak bahasa. The superior room is spacious for 4 of us (plus 1 xtra bed ) the balcony view is superb we took pretty sunset pics there, get cleaned and rushed to the town for...

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  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Golo Hilltop Hotel & Restaurant Flores, is a modest hotel, located in Labuan Bajo, a city at the tip of Flores Island in Indonesia. Labuan Bajo is a base to explore the surrounding islands for the world class diving, wildlife viewing and for some of the least crowded beaches and tiny islands and of course the infamous Komodo and Rinca.Golo Hilltop is a small Boutique Style hotel run by two Dutch women and presents a pleasant family atmosphere. It is situated on top of a hill about 1 km from the city centre, this makes it a quiet and relaxing place but everything is still on walk-able distance. This hotel is a haven for nature lover and adventurous and is away from the town area. The bungalows are spacey, bright and clean. Each bungalow has its own balcony providing nice views of the ocean and a daily sunset. It provides comfortable stay with a variety of guest’s rooms - deluxe, superior and standard rooms. With all these services, this hotel provides a perfect camp to 'explore' Labuan Bajo. ... more   less 

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Address: Jl. Binongko, Labuan Bajo, Flores, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > East Nusa Tenggara > Flores > Labuan Bajo
Price Range: $52 - $61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Golo Hilltop Hotel & Restaurant 1*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Top bungalows are more expensive but the view is to die for”
 of 5 bubbles SavageE, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Higher room offers a superb view of the coast”
 of 5 bubbles ellycmc7, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Superior rooms are basic, not much of a view. You may spend a little more and get a more stunning view a level or two up the hill.”
 of 5 bubbles , 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“choose bungalow upstairs to have good sea view”
 of 5 bubbles OlivierP275, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All are good in my opinion”
 of 5 bubbles Jordanleeindia, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
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