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Hotel Esplanada

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Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Smoking rooms available
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upon arrival we were made immediately welcome . In Dili the range of accommodation varies greatly ,even if you are budget conscious cheapest is not always the best option, the service , food and staff are first class at Esplanada. nothing is too much
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There are less expensive hotels in Dili but Esplanada scoops the pool, (scoop the pool definition: to win all the prizes that are available). Good aircon in the very pleasant room and a lovely pool with shade combine to keep you cool. The Dili tropical heat can be a shock so
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Stayed at the hotel for two nights to attend some meetings in the city. Hotel was clean and staffs are very helpful. Not to mention the view in front of the restaurant. Simply beautiful!.Would certainly stayed here again sometime.
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First time in Dili and Hotel Esplanada. Loved the spaciousness and cleanliness of my room. The pool area was a lovely place to relax. Super friendly and helpful staff.Dining and bar area with live entertainment was comfortable and loads of fun! Food was delicious! Thanks for a
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We’ve been coming here with a group of students for the past few years - the atmosphere is great - upstairs dining and bar area is so relaxed and inviting. Rooms are clean and well maintained. Thankyou to Amy and the team!!
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1. Yes - either $3 taxi ride or a pleasant 10-30 minute walk along waterfront - although Dili doesnt really have a specific bar neighbouhood AFAIK 2. No - only used by local kids - polluted - but away from Dili the water is very clean - local advice needed re destinations - snorkelling/diving are the main "swimming" activities, eg Atauro (island off shore) and Jaco (long way by remote and rough roads) 3. Yes, cheap yellow taxis everywhere - but determine the fee before you start - no taxis after dark unless you book a blue one (more expensive) 4. Yes - just watch your step everywhere - potholes, gutters, motorbikes and vehicles being the main hazards - commonsense applies re belongings Cheers
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As previous reviewers said, the bar and restaurant are up two flights of stairs, but if you specify a ground floor room it is otherwise accessible (there are upstairs rooms as well). Room service for meals & drinks should not be a problem.
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Very rare to rain all day, normally late afternoon/evening thunderstorm and then clears. Days generally hot/humid 32-34 deg and sunny.
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The hotel is on the Esplanade and across the road from beaches. It also has a small pool as another option. The hotel can arrange airport transfers at a charge with the trip taking 15 or so minutes. Cristo Rei is around the bat from the hotel. Too far to walk, especially given that once their you have to climb many steps up to the statue; but it is worth it. Enjoy your trip.
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"ask for a ground floor room near the pool"
"Most of the rooms are in view of the pool. These are good. our room was ground floor with easy steps to the pool."
"I personally don't like the rooms at the back of the office."
"Second floor was very quiet"
"The best area at the hotel is the restaurant/bar. Beautiful views of the ocean both during the sunrise and sunset."
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PRICE RANGE
USD 98 - USD 100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
esplanada hotel dili
LOCATION
East TimorDili DistrictDili
NUMBER OF ROOMS
34
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