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Thomas' Retreat Bukit Lawang

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights at Thomas Retreat and did the 2 day, 1 night jungle trek. Lovely place to stay, overlooking the river and rooms are excellent value and spotless. Trek was phenomenal: saw lots of orangutans, snakes and other monkeys: amazing!!! Thoroughly recommend

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best guesthouse in Bukit Lawang! Beautiful location on the river and spotlessly clean rooms. The on-site restaurant serves great food and all is really good value for money. Thomas is a top fella and makes sure you are well looked after. We also went...More

Thank ka87sw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time at Thomas's Retreat. Our guides Nureddin and Bendy were great companions during our one-day trek, Bendy with his humor and great knowledge about the jungle and the orangutans, and Nureddin by becoming our son's older brother! He would carry him...More

Thank Alessandro B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Thomas retreat for 4 nights and really enjoyed our time there! The staff were all extremely kind and thoughtful, the food was delicious, and the room was clean and affordable. The jungle trek we did was, of course, amazing, but the highlight...More

Thank Mackenzie A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to start the review with a massive thankyou to Thomas for being an absolute legend. This trek truly made my trip the most memerable experience i have in all my years of traveling. I arrived in Bukit Luwang praying whatever jungle trip i...More

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USD 13 - USD 15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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USD 13 - USD 15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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19 August 2017|
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Response from Dena H | Reviewed this property |
I did the tour from Thomas's and it was amazing! I'd definitely recommend it!
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"Nicer room not in the main building but no wifi."
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"Superior rooms have slightly nicer bathrooms and ours had a shared terrace looking out on the river."
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"deluxe 1st floor with balcoony"
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"Rooms are spacious and beds comfy. Food is good."
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