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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Sunset cottages was the final two nights of a 10 day dive and trekking trip across Flores. Situated about 30km from the town of Maumere (on the airport side) in amongst palm trees and well groomed grounds. They moved to this new location not long ago, so there may be some confusion if older reviews are read. There is a...

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Reviewed 28 October 2016

We started our trip on Flores at Sunset Cottage, Friendly owner and his hard working wife and 2 lovely children, the hut is basic, bed was good, the place is adorable, just near the sea/beach, we did the boat trip and snorkeling (also coral in front sunset cottage) the boat had a terrible loud noise (exhaust). The food was the...

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Thank Henk D
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Nice place to stay a few days. Basic bamboo huts, but ok. Very good place for lovely lunches and real good dinners !!! Hendrik and his family are good hosts and very good cooks. Ask for the fresh fish curry !! From the hut to the beach is a few meters and the hammock is in between. Fantasic ! A...

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1Thank Tom v
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We started our Trans-Flores trip at Sunset Cottages. A nice budget place by the sea with good snorkling. Our family - 5 persons - had a great boattrip there. And Sunset Cottages put us in contact with the driver Finnsen (+62 81337164361 ) who took us on a 6 days roadtrip through Flores. Very good driver, much cheaper than officiel...

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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We heard a rumor that sunset did a great fish dinner, so we ordered one in the morning. We received a huge chunk of tuna cooked perfectly over an open flame so it was juicy and slightly smoked. I never knew tuna could taste so good. Highly recommend!

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1Thank Grant S
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

We wound up our 2 weeks trip in Flores with 4 nights here. Idyllic place, thatched bungalows open at the roof but with tiled floors only a few steps from the beach. Bathrooms are basic with bucket style showers, but it's comfy enough, mozzie nets over the beds and a nice porch. 250k in high season, but can be discounted...

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1Thank almondy23
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Stayed here for some relaxation during a backpacking trip round Flores. I stayed in one of the bungalows, it was cool and spacious and pretty. Basic but clean bathroom, cold water shower but it's so hot you don't want hot water. Friendly staff helped organise a hike up Mount Egon (tough but so worth it!) and to the local Arak...

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1Thank windupbird2013
Arnsberg, Germany
Reviewed 7 July 2016

after an really exiting roadtripp across flores we were happy to just have a couple of days in the hammock. The food there is nice and cheap. They do this awesome food decoration! the bungalows are clean and have everything you need! We did this trip to the island and had blast! if you have the change..do it! they took...

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1Thank MarieTigges
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed staying here! Bed with a good fitted mosi net was very comfy, private bathroom had a great modern shower head and western toilet. Staff is super nice and helped us with everything we needed. The beach is black sand and the sunset had very beautiful colours. Also walking along the beach was peacful as there are hardly...

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 May 2016

We arrived in a squashed Bemo about an hour from the airport to this little beach haven. Lovely simple bamboo huts about 8 metres from the beach with a lovely garden and beautiful view of the islands.... Bed was ok and had mossie net and there was enough water via shower/Mandi. Staff were pleasant and helpful. Food was tasty (the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sunset Ccottages is a traditional guest house which built from bamboos, coconut wood, and grass for its roof, since 5 years ago. Its eco-friendly will let you enjoy your holiday and away of your busy time at home. At this place, you will be close to nature because the bungalows are located in a calm and quiet beach where you just hear the singing birds and wave’s sound.This bungalow are managed by the local friendly couple who are Hendrik and Erny. They understood well to serve with the best hospitality. This couple and all their staffs are very helpfull, just let them know if you need the information or something else about your trip. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sunset Cottages

Address: Jl. Raya Maumere - Larantuka | Ahuwair, Maumere, Flores 86116, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > East Nusa Tenggara > Flores > Maumere
Price Range: £13 - £19 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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