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Marthen's Homestay

Jalan Gereja Tarimbang, Tarimbang, Sumba, Indonesia
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Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Marthen s homestay is in the small village Tarimbang, about 5 minutes walk from beautiful beach with a great wave. The place is on the end of the road, there is not so much civilization around, not even service, which I loved. Before our trip...More

1  Thank Nadenka
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Marthen has shown truly sumba's hospitality despite of the remoteness of this location. His warming heart is the best asset for his hostel. You can order variety of foods, and he did'n mind to serve it as per your order, even its not on the...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2016

I've had the immense pleasure of staying at Pak Marthen's homestay twice in the past two years, both times with a small group of friends. When travelling in Sumba, it's always important to manage your expectations, particularly if you're accustomed to Bali resorts. As Pak...More

2  Thank Annelies A
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Sumba is a wild and wooly place, and Tarimbang is no different. The beach is absolutely stunning, a giant bay with a really good wave to surf. When it was small, I snorkeled and saw some beautiful coral formations. But boy, it's in the middle...More

1  Thank Tom F
Reviewed 9 December 2015 via mobile

went there with my partner to check what's happening in sumba! this place was near to the national park so all around were so green and cool! Marthen was so nice and welcoming. he speaks very good english so my partner could easily talk to...More

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Nyssa A
26 March 2015|
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Hi Marthen, i will visit Mangaipu Sumba on 31st of august 2015. Do u have any available room ? We only 2person. Waiting ur feedback. Thanks 😊
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"Bring a sleeping bag as the quality of the mattresses arn't amazing and it helps keep you warm at night..."
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