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Hotel Baliem Pilamo

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Jayapura, Indonesia
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

The hotel near the airport, its about 10-15 minutes by car or might be 30 minutes by walk. Have few type of room and there is two building in this hotel. It much better if you choose the new building. Breakfast at this place is good

1Thank ulie66
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

It is better than the alternatives, but rooms are musty and dark. Everything is dirty. The breakfast is a nightmare. The garden inthe hotel is pleasant. Prices are, like everywhere in Wamena, too high for what you get.

Thank zipzie
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

you want to go to one of the remotest places on earth and see amazing tribes this is the way to do it. Originally designed as a luxury boutique resort there is still some of that original charm, but it's now all but abandoned, and run by locals with limited English. Expect brown water, and broken fittings. But other than...

Thank JonnyDodge
Kiev, Ukraine
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The Hotel is very cozy with a nice and friendly staff. Rooms are convinient and there is a hot water, what is very important in Indonesia. Breakfast is very tasty and included into the price. But the only minus- is wi-fi! you should buy it and it is not cheap. But connection is very bad and you cannot use it...

Thank margosha3
Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Staff - one woman on reception had very good English and answered lots of questions for us as well as receiving our complaints and offering us a discount. However the staff weren't always honest saying our hot water would be fixed when it wasn't. We also heard them lie about availability to one person then change their story for the...

1Thank stephanie w
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 4 August 2016

it is recommended to book at new wings, comfortable bed and hot water. the best hotel in Wamena regency so far I knew. Ask receptionist when you need extra brush teeth,extra towel and some time need to spray the room for mosquito's at night.

Thank wongcheang
Cape Town
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Hotel Baliem Pilamo is located in the middle of town. You can find a big variety of rooms in prices according to the quality of them. Quite comfortable for such a place like Wamena but do not be surprised if you find a cockroach in the cheaper room. The nice garden and restaurant. Breakfast OK. The staff tried to be...

Thank annarI6607JO
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

I would highly recommend the new wing. There was a smell in the bathroom and I think it's the sewerage. There is no a.c. but had hot shower. Watch out for the power cuts while in the shower as the water supply gets cut off. Other than these issues it was a comfy stay considering we are in a remote...

Thank Rajini Nagendra N
Dallas, Georgia
Reviewed 24 March 2016

when you get there, try to have a room at New Wings (new area of rooms). more expensive of Grand Superior Room but more comfortable than old wings. most of traveler have booked those type of rooms, there are only 10 rooms of Grand Superior.

Thank Maiting_na
Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

This place is a comfortable bed while travelling in a very remote place. It's certainly not luxurious, but please remember where you are. The rooms are clean & tidy. The power goes off regularly (no running water). It's an art to score a hot shower - first in, first served, but you have to wait till the water has had...

Thank Bec K

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Address: Wamena, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Papua > Wamena
Number of rooms: 30
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Hotel Baliem Pilamo Wamena, West Papua, Indonesia
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“Cheaper rooms are not bad but have smelly bathroom because of poorly installed plumbing, you need to keep closed door to it.”
annarI6607JO, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“best view in the old wings but to have good room with hot shower i think is better in the new wings.”
Maiting_na, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“its really does not matter. when you will back after 2 nights in Diani village hous - this hotel is the best hotel in the world :)”
237az, 8 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Avoid rooms facing the courtyard.”
U2854JQstevew, 15 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The deluxe rooms in the new wing are the best”
  • Deluxe suite room; was well worth it.
peaceofangkor, 9 Aug 2015 | Read review
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