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“Outstanding holiday venue!!”
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3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Dencarik, Lovina Beach, Bali

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William P
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Outstanding holiday venue!!”
Reviewed 15 March 2015 for a stay in November 2014
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My wife and I have stayed at Villa Rumah Buka several times and indeed plan to do so again in the future. The villa is spacious and tastefully decorated. All bedrooms are airconditioned and the bathrooms are wonderfully connected to the open air. The staff are helpful and Wayan, the housekeeper, is an outstanding cook -- Indonesian and Western food. The villa is located directly on the beach with a pool and a multitude of places to sunbath and relax.

Once we have unwounded in the lovely tropical garden, we were ready for diving at Bali Barat National Park. We have used a guide named Nono who is incredibly knowledgeably about the underwater life. Nono also guides birding trips in the National Park. We also have enjoyed fishing with the local fishermen, playing hide and seek with the dolphin and lounging in the nearby hot springs.

North Bali isn't like the south. If the noisey nightclub scene is for you, then give the North a pass. Lovina and Villa Rumah Buka are ideal for folks and families that want an old fashioned seaside holiday without the noise and chaos of Kuta.

Actually Villa Rumah Buka isn't just a wonderful holiday venue, it is a state of mind.

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Liked best: The villa, garden abd staff
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Danette67
Leiden, The Netherlands
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Paradise in Bali”
Reviewed 8 March 2015 for a stay in February 2015
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Rumah Buka is absolute paradise! The villa is spacious and beautifully decorated and the staff on the premises make the stay even more special. We were served mouth-watering, homemade Balinese meals each night, accompanied by gamelan music played by the night security. The garden is immaculately manicured by a friendly and helpful gardener. We had our own pool and beach, with multiple unique sitting areas for sunbathing, relaxing in the shade, or napping near the beach. We enjoyed feeding the koi in the pond.

A highlight was dolphin watching! We were picked up at our beach early in the morning and once out at sea, made our first sighting. We spent time playing hide and seek with a small pod of dolphins. We headed back to the villa and on our way we saw dozens of dolphins. They swam alongside us, did flips in front of the boat, swam under us, and fed on the schools of fish. The sun was shining on the ocean and we could see the shine on the dolphins' backs as they surfaced. When the boat motor was shut off, we heard them breathe as they came up for air. Absolutely magical!!

We highly recommend Rumah Buka and plan on visiting again.

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Liked best: Staff, meals, pool, villa seating areas, peacefulness
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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Mehrwisse...
Etten-Leur, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017
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Management Response
21 Aug 2017
Beste familie Meeuwissen
Hartelijk dank voor deze mooie beoordeling.
Altijd welkom voor een volgend verblijf in Rumah Buka.
Maddy en Ton
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LFO1971
Suresnes, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
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Liked best: la piscine, la villa splendide, l'emplacement bord de plage
Liked least: la plage un peu sale
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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Management Response
31 Aug 2016
Merci bien pour la belle revue sur le site TripAdvisor Laurent.
Toujours accueillir pour une visite de retour a Bali!
Maddy et Ton
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