We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Traveller (497)
Room & Suite (139)
Pool & Beach (56)
You may also like
See all
Nearby Hotels
Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“batak villa”(27 reviews)
“german bakery”(27 reviews)
“junior suite”(17 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Suites
All hotel details
Additional information
You may also like
See all
Nearby Hotels
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (456)
Filter reviews
281 results
Traveller rating
107
120
38
10
6
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
107
120
38
10
6
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbatak villagerman bakeryjunior suitethe ownerbatak stylelake tobatuk tukswimming pooloil massagehot waterhotel groundsplace to staypancakesbreakfast buffet isbeautiful settingmassage servicerelaxing stay
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 281 reviews
Reviewed today

Stayed 3 nights during a month's trip around several Indonesian islands and after an exhausting time trekking in the jungle at Bukit Lawang and climbing Sibayak volcano. The quiet island with very little traffic proved perfect for unwinding and recharging the batteries. The location is...More

Thank Roger V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed in the junior suite. The concept of the room was batak-style. The bed and couch were comfy. The bathroom has an outdoor feel to it. There was breakfast included. The location is beautiful overlooking lake toba. My trip was abit of a rush...More

Thank IsaBella_Hoopla
Response from Annette H, Owner at Tabo CottagesResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Isabella, I am really happy to read your positive review. That's great, thank you very much. I hope you will enjoy the rest of your travels just as well and we will see you here again some time.

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

This cottage really offer you real Batakness on long time ago, no telephone, no ac. The architecture of batak villa was amazed, originally that type of room is for 4 pax however we are asking to get extra bed for 2 more persons and they...More

Thank Hetty M
Response from Annette H, Owner at Tabo CottagesResponded 25 April 2018

Dear Hetty, thanks for your lovely comment. I am happy that you liked the authentic feel of our Batak houses. We are trying to be as sustainable as possible and save energy and use renewable resources and think AC is really a waste of energy...More

Reviewed 21 April 2018

Upon arrival from Bukit Lawang, after recommendation by On The Rocks, we were greeted by the manager (I think his name was Alfonso, but apologies if this is wrong), who was very helpful. After being showed to our standard room, I instantly got bitten by...More

1  Thank katythom1986
Response from Annette H, Owner at Tabo CottagesResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kathy and Tom, Thanks for your nice feedback. I remember you well and I am happy that you enjoyed your stay. I am really sorry that I didn't give you more attentention and you even didn't get informed about the buffet dinner, I must...More

Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to this pretty hotel with wonderful lake views. The staff are extremely nice and friendly and the rooms are furnished to a good standard. We had a junior suite and we would have enjoyed staying longer than our 2 nights....More

Thank Nancy R
Response from Annette H, Owner at Tabo CottagesResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Nancy, thanks for your lovely review. I am happy that you enjoyed your stay. Thanks for your feedback on the menu and the breakfast, I will work on a bigger variety of vegan stuff on both. Hopefully we will see you here again and...More

View more reviews
Most Booked Properties in Samosir Island
See allSee all
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Details
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (497)
Room & Suite (139)
Pool & Beach (56)
Dining (29)
Family and Play Areas (5)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Daniel L
5 April 2018|
Answer
Response from Annette H | Property representative |
Dear Daniel, Thank you for your question. We could offer you the following options: Deluxe room @ IDR.490.000/night Batak villa @ IDR.720.000/night Junior suite @ IDR.800.000/night For futher information and reservation... More
0
Votes
Johnmagfam
23 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Justin C | Reviewed this property |
Just email them your dates, they always answer promptly
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Batak rooms may sound a novel idea but have their shortcomings."
Read review
"Avoid rooms 1 and 2, right on the parking lot."
Read review
"Forget this place if you are a comfort creature"
Read review
"all rooms have a view"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing