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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Clean and convenient big room with fan bathroom balcony and a table and 2 chairs. Too hot to stay in the room in daytime but it's ok at night, The owner Ariz is very helpful, spears fluently french, plays guitar singing in french too. Good...More

1  Thank babethmarcel
Reviewed 10 September 2017

​Very charmful, the owner can make arrangement for you, boat taxi, snorkelling. Private standard room very basic, no hot water, fan. Mama's is the last place of the beach so, ideal location (everything not more than 100m.) Breakfast not included, laundry. Around the place :...More

Thank Mathieu G
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 5 nights as a couple in one of the beachfront bungalows. Pros: - great location. 200 meters from the jetty (plenty water taxies to Kecil) and on walking distance from the great beaches - top service. Reception could help with pretty much...More

Thank Joost G
Reviewed 30 September 2016

I don't think I even got a welcome when I arrived let alone shown to my bungalow and I couldn't find it so asked another traveller. I was disappointed. Whilst I appreciate it was peak season with European visitors, I was disappointed at the lack...More

2  Thank yvettejones98
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 12 nights at mama's. As there were 4 of us, we opted for 2 garden view chalets (fan). The accommodation was basic but you really don't need anything more. Rooms were clean and sheets/towels changed when requested. No need for hot water...More

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"Get a bungalow far from the reception to the South"
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"get the ones with air con and out of the afternoon sun! It was hotter inside than out"
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"all front rooms are air-conditioned with great water views but at a higher price"
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"Rooms on the ocean have the best view, not a beach for swimming, foot traffic does flow in front of the room."
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