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Kuala Lumpur
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at horas family from 6 nov -8 nov 2016. My friend and I have transport arrangement with horas family as well, the driver picked us up from Our Medan hotel and send us to the ferry terminal with some sightseeing stop and other stop that we want to go. At the ferry terminal itself, there is another horas... More 

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Haifa, Israel
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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful time at the Horas family home. The service was excellent and anything we asked for was answered wholeheartedly. The people there are really welcoming and informative. We stayed for four nights, enjoyed the kayaking, boating, swimming and feeding the rabbits which were all free. The place is especially perfect for families who want to relax and... More 

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Mountain View, California
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

To start, Horas Family Home seems like good option for some guests (families with $$) so perhaps my friend and I just the wrong fit. With that said, we were disappointed that: i) our reservation and email from Berend said we had a mini-house booked with 2 rooms but instead it was just one room with a partial curtian, not... More 

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Voorschoten, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

After our stay in 2011 with Horas Family Home, we decided that we would definitely go back to this place. The owner Berend Bakker welcomed us with open arms. We stayed in Horas Indah for the first view days, because Horas Family Home was not available to us directly. Horas Indah is smaller but still large enough for my family.... More 

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Reviewed 25 July 2016

This is a lovely little hotel on the island. The rooms are meant for families and as it was just me and my husband we had ample space. It is clean and you can literally jump into the lake at the back of the hotel. Service is also very good. The owner is very friendly and he popped in to... More 

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Bali, Indonesia
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Reviewed 22 July 2016

We booked the Horas Family Home as we need flexible bed space during the week were there fluctuating from 4-8 people. After staying here I felt totally relaxed and refreshed and was one of the best holidays I have had. There was plenty to do for the children from feeding the animal to canoeing and jet skiing. For a big... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Highly recommended!! Very excellent & comfortable accomodation. Owner's very friendly. I will come again for next time. My kids very happy!! Feed rabbit Fishing (eat the fish that he fishing with his daddy) All xtvt is there.. Horas Family Home

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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2 reviews
Reviewed 21 April 2016

This is a beautiful place to visit and get away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Our group included two grandparents, and two families with five kids between 6-8 years old, and we all loved it. The property facing the garden and lake had two bedroom areas that could hold 4 people in each room, and a smaller... More 

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Thank Heather T
Jakarta, Indonesia
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited Horas family home in Dec 2015. Enjoy the stay very much. We booked the Family Home which got the best view to the lake. The villa could accommodate up to 8 people. The room and bathroom are clean. The kitchen is well equipped. We tried their grilled fish for dinner and the taste is superb.... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

We stayed here as a group of friends over Easter weekend. Lake Toba is a beautiful place and I would thoroughly recommend a visit and a stay here. The owners are very helpful, prompt to respond to any requests and all the staff are friendly. I would strongly encourage you to have their Indonesian breakfast and also the special dinner.... More 

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Apart from providing a perfect base for exploring Tuk Tuk and Samosir Horas Family Home, directly on Lake Toba, is a destination in its own right especially for groups of friends and for families with children. Fishing, swimming, kayaking, feeding rabbits, orchid garden, organic garden, cats, dogs, chicken, building castles on our small sand beach. From the Horas Family Home kitchen we serve specials such as the famous Horas Family Home Fish BBQ, Roasted Suckling Pig (Babi Guling), Small wild forest pig (Bayi Babi Hutan Liar), Forest Snakehead Fish (Ikan Bujuk), Roasted Village Chicken (Ayam Kampun Guling) and of course the regulars out of our pond Crayfish (Fresh Water Lobster), Tilapia (Ikan Nila) and Catfish (Ikan Lele) Horas Family Home is a complete two storey house in Batak Architectural style and comes with a fully equipped kitchen. Horas Family Home sleeps 8 guests in two double king size beds and 4 single beds in two rooms. Horas Indah is a spacious apartment on the second floor in a separate building. It is fully furnished and comes with a kitchenette and an upstairs attic. Horas Indah sleeps 6 guests in two double beds and two single beds. Horas Mini ORAS MINI consists of two rooms on a second floor in a separate building. The two rooms share a spacious bathroom and balcony. Horas Mini sleeps 5 guests in one double king size beds and 3 single beds. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Horas Family Home

Address: Jln. Lingkar 3 | Tuk Tuk, Siadong, Samosir Island 22395, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Sumatra > North Sumatra > Samosir Island
Price Range: £57 - £60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Ask for the room with the view of the water.”
 of 5 bubbles Marra_Hensby, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The villa facing the lake is great.”
 of 5 bubbles BrydieM, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The Batak house facing the lake is the best room.”
 of 5 bubbles 431tines, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Actually it's a lake”
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“Room are realy clean and comfortable”
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