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Nihi Sumba (formerly Nihiwatu)

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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“private pool”(24 reviews)
“paddle boarding”(22 reviews)
“other guests”(28 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for perfection, this is the place: empty beach, strong local culture, beautiful villa, great service, amazing food, friendly staff and a spa that is a destination itself. For surfers, there's no place like this! For me, the definition of paradise: pool,...More

1  Thank Juliana G
Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at Nihi Sumba (formerly Nihiwatu)Responded 3 weeks ago

Dear Juliana, thank you for this wonderful review, I have shared with the team who all are truly grateful. We thoroughly enjoyed having you stay with us, and cannot wait for you to return. Warm Sumba regards from all of us!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

1. The food is terrible 2. The food is terrible 3. The food is terrible 4. The food is terrible 5. The food is terrible Astonishing that you could pay $8,000 per night for a room and struggle to find something that tastes good on...More

9  Thank avery s
Response from GM_Nihi, Managing Partner at Nihi Sumba (formerly Nihiwatu)Responded 3 weeks ago

This is addressed to all our guests and future guests. We are not sure where to even start to respond to Avery I encourage all of our guests reading this to please take a look at all of Avery’s past reviews. I believe it will...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow. What is there not to love? Our villa was amazing, which included a private pool and two daybeds, one of which is near the ocean where you can sleep under the stars if you like. The beaches are perfect, with warm ocean water and...More

1  Thank John E
Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at Nihi Sumba (formerly Nihiwatu)Responded 4 weeks ago

Dear John, thank you very much for this wonderful feedback, we have shared with our team who are thrilled you had such a great time! Glad you loved your villa, outlets and amenities, we agree with you that our beach is just perfect! Please forgive...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 4 unforgettable days ! All was perfect...just the food can be improve but it s not a big matter Thanks to our Angel, Manace who was so great The Hotel is located at 1.30 hour far from airport When we arrived we discovered...More

Thank ksarman
Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at Nihi Sumba (formerly Nihiwatu)Responded 4 weeks ago

Dear ksarman, thank you for taking the time to review Nihi Sumba! We appreciate the comments on the food, its something that we are constantly evolving and getting better at. Our new world class executive chef is hard at work in making some amazing changes...More

Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We cannot say enough about this place. The people, the staff, the views, the accommodations, the food, the activities, the island, and on and on. We hope it never changes and we will be back. We do not want to say much more because we...More

Thank Adrian R
Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at Nihi Sumba (formerly Nihiwatu)Responded 16 March 2018

Dear Adrian, Thank you so much for your wonderful, and generous feedback! I have already shared with our team. I'm so happy you had a great time, we cannot wait to welcome you back to the Edge of Wildness! Please let us know if we...More

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Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
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Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
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Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
USD 1,139 - USD 3,561 (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
Details
Price range
USD 1,139 - USD 3,561 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Sumba
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Sumba
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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wirosetiono
12 April 2018|
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Response from GM_Nihi | Property representative |
Hi there, unfortunately our responses on TA may not include HTML or website links, it doesn't allow us to post these. Reservations US: +1 910 622 2657 Singapore: +65 9274 2344
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wirosetiono
11 April 2018|
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Response from GM_Nihi | Property representative |
Hi there, please feel free to contact Nihi Reservations either through the website, or directly through our reservations email address - our team are standing by 24 hrs a day to take care of your request. Look forward to... More
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Carlos N
19 January 2018|
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Response from GM_Nihi | Property representative |
Hi Carlos, yes there are both options available. Look forward to seeing you on Sumba!
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Room Tips
"Ocean views are mind blowing"
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"I suspect they are all amazing, but I do know that the Marrange suites are incredible"
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"Villas are all different and secluded so hard to see different ones. We loved our Marannga villa though."
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"The 1.5 transfer to hotel is a bumpy road - but gives you a sense of how remote the hotel really is."
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