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The Baliem Valley Resort

Sekan Village, Baliem Valley Jayawiiaya Highlands, Wamena 80034 Indonesia
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Discover the highlands of Papua. The Baliem Valley Resort is a German-Indonesian project, founded in 1999 by Dr. Werner Weiglein. The Resort is situated at 1900 metres altitude, surrounded by the mighty Jayawijaya Mountains. It provides visitors with all the comforts that are possible here in the highlands. The resort includes its own 1600-hectare nature paradise. Our visitors can admire breathtaking and stunning sites of natural beauty. The resort is surrounded by a magnificent mountain landscape with rainforests, rivers, streams and lakes. In the midst of it all you'll find, tucked away, the Dani villages where the men still wear the traditional sheath, the koteka. The Baliem Valley Resort is located at the eastern edge of the Baliem Valley. Its name is derived from the second-largest high valley of Papua New Guinea. The Baliem Valley with its provincial capital of Wamena is the home of the Dani and Lani tribes. To this day it can only be reached by plane. A breathtaking and truly primordial experience for any visitor! The resort complex includes a restaurant with large observation terrace, a reception with conference building, and 15 bungalows in the traditional Dani-Honay style; all are equipped with a modern bathroom, comfortable interiors and a large sun terrace. The terrace affords stunning views of the Baliem Valley and the nearby high-altitude mountain range of Trikora. The Baliem Valley Resort offers fantastic opportunities for hikers of all abilities wishing to explore the territories of the Dani and Lani tribes. In ten varied day-trips visitors can discover the entire highland. Many of the paths lead through the traditionally cultivated gardens, vast bush and grasslands, and wonderful primary rainforests full of orchids, moss and ferns. Discover the quaint settlements of the some 300 Dani tribal people scattered across the resort grounds. The people here are friendly and helpful, and they are pleased to see visitors.
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Sekan Village, Baliem Valley Jayawiiaya Highlands, Wamena 80034 Indonesia
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Vladimir I wrote a review Jun 2014
Toronto186 contributions54 helpful votes
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5.0 of 5 bubbles
The place is remote, resources are limited and we thought it was a miracle that such a resort existed. Living in a tent is not our cup of tea and the resort was the only way for us to see the Dani/Lani culture. Our manager and guide Madi was very accomodating. We bought a package and all our time was scheduled well. On our first of the 2.5 days we visited local villages, which are on the resort land or adjacent. The style and general way of life is pretty much as it has been for centuries. The only difference people have (some) clothing and limited metal tools. Some shovels and knives are worn to the handle. So, the places are authentic. Madi recommended buing cigarettes and candies on the way from the airport and we need to say buy 5-6 packs of cigarettes. You handle them one by one, and this is like saying "Hi". Then next day we went for a mineral spring (salt lake). It is a hike uphill, and the eleveation is about 2km (6K feet), therefore wear good shoes and take your time. A local couple and resort staff took us there and we watched pickling of bamboo stem/leaves in mineral water as well as enjoyed scenery and the company of Dani in there original clothing (or lack of). Then we went to the market to buy souvenirs and visited another village with a mummy. Be careful with taking photographs without pre-arranged payment for it. Also take cigarettes, there will be about 20-30 people and all expect something from you. On our last day Madi organized a pig cooking ceremony, which was a long and interesting event with dancing, making fire, complex cooking of a pig and vegetables....Again take candies and cigarettes. Then Madi organized a small dinner show for us, but this time Lani family came and sung a song for us. We could compare Dani and Lani culture.

The room was comfortable and clean. Hot water, shower, breathtaking view from the deck. Our remarks could be only that the outside wooden parts will need replacement sooner than later. Frequent (but short) rains and morning fogs affect wood quickly. Another comment could be that shampoo and water bottles need replacement daily. Food was good for a place where it is. There is limited alcohol and very strictly controlled due to local laws. It is OK for foreigners and if you want a drink on the deck, bringing something from duty free is a better option. Evenings can get chilly, take light jackets.

Leaving from Wamena was a bit stressful because we were booked on the last flight, which apparently is frequently delayed. Ask booking agent to book latest second flight (or check in earlier for the second flight). Believe me, you do not want to get stuck in Wamena waiting room. Also if you land late in Jayapura you will miss opportunity to visit a local village/island. So, ask for 1st or 2nd flight.

Overall it was once in a lifetime experience. Who knows how long this authentic spirit of the culture will last. If it was not Baliem Valley resort we would not go. THANKS!!!!!
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Date of stay: May 2014
5.0 of 5 bubblesValue
4.0 of 5 bubblesRooms
4.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
4.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
4.0 of 5 bubblesService
4.0 of 5 bubblesSleep Quality
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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glossodoris94 wrote a review Nov 2013
Paris, France58 contributions28 helpful votes
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5.0 of 5 bubbles
Baliem Valley Resort is the place to go once in your life. It is located at 2000 m altitude in the middle of the mountains. The view on the Wamena Valley from the terrace of the restaurant or the bungalows is superb. There is a small village just off the Resort with a few traditional houses. Beware if you are shooting the inhabitants of this village, you need to give few rupiahs or few cigarettes (which is the case in most of the villages). Photographing houses or landscapes remains (for now) free.
The Resort is very comfortable and super clean. Rooms are spacious with a double bed (with 2 blankets, clean sheets and good mattress), several chairs, a desk, a wardrobe and a large bathroom with hot water (even when there is no power). Each bungalow has a terrace with a table and 2 sun chairs. In the last months, Baliem Valley Resort has been connected to the Indonesian electrical network but cuts remain frequent. The modernity of electricity has also had an impact on landscapes; now there are electrical towers along the road leading to the Resort.

The food is very good and comes in good portion. The restaurant is semi open so take warm clothes for evening. The staff is very friendly and takes good care of the Guest. All of them were adorable. When I ‘been to BVR, I was the only tourist in the Resort.
I did 3 days of visit (South Baliem Valley trekking, Salt Spring/Kurulu Mommy and Pig Festival). All were very well organized and a must to do.
Local people don’t speak English in this area. My guide Yesaya served me as a translator also. He was a super guide with a lot of patient.
The entire area is alcohol free. So, you have to bring your own from Jayapura. There’s a small choice of soft drinks as well. They serve tea time in the afternoon.

Beware, laundry is very slow. It takes at least 3 full days. Because the local population always asking for cigarettes, money or candies (for the children), it’s appreciate to buy some packs of cigarettes and some candies in the local shop around (women prefers to smoke tobacco). A good flashlight would be very helpful during your stay as well as a good pair of walking shoes if you wanna walk around the mountain (some roads are muddy) and a raincoat.

For sure, my stay at Baliem Valley Resort is an experience that I would never forget.
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Date of stay: October 2013
4.0 of 5 bubblesValue
5.0 of 5 bubblesRooms
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
5.0 of 5 bubblesSleep Quality
Trip type: Travelled solo
Room Tip: Bungalows 1, 2 and 3 has a superbe view on Wamena Valley
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FreqTrav100 wrote a review Feb 2012
London, United Kingdom211 contributions133 helpful votes
3.0 of 5 bubbles
One of THE most spectacular settings you can wish for, overlooking the remote Baliem Valley. The location is superb, but terrible to get to!
There is a fantastic collection of tribal art (a museum almost worth the trip on its own) and an ambience not dissimilar to African game lodges. The whole thing was conceived by a German industrialist more than two decades ago and it feels as if he hasn't been there in the last decade to check out how it's going. Everything seems a little run down and seedy. Although the hotel has a licence to serve alcohol (the whole valley is essentially 'dry'), there's none available. Meals are very basic - the best were the breakfasts. The generator runs only from 17:00 to 22:00 and apart from this there is no electricity. The bathrooms are very dark and in the mornings you have to shave or whatever by candlelight. Don't come expecting any modern convenience and treat it as an adventure - enjoy the spectacular setting! And try to forget the rough ride up the so-called 'road' to the resort!!! It might have been possible - if we could only have had a cold beer!
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Date of stay: January 2012
3.0 of 5 bubblesValue
3.0 of 5 bubblesRooms
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
2.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
2.0 of 5 bubblesService
4.0 of 5 bubblesSleep Quality
Trip type: Travelled with friends
Room Tip: Most have fantastic views but realise that the walk to the higher rooms can be tough for the...
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LoisonFranck wrote a review Jul 2010
Putrajaya, Malaysia4 contributions14 helpful votes
1.0 of 5 bubbles
I have been living more than 12 years in Asia, 4 years in Indonesia and my
colleague 6 years and we have never felt so rip-off !
Your property, the Baliem Valey Resort is just a joke. When we arrive at
the airport the driver was at the gas station so we have to wait 20 minutes
then we drive to this dead place where no staff was waiting for us. What
kind of service are you providing to customer when you are charging such a
high amount of prices ? No staff around, kitchen hygiene is not existing,
maintenance is very poor, no facilities, no beverage for sale such as
mineral water and soft drinks, no a la carte menu for extra meals when we
hungry, nothing at all...
Ika your representative has not been to the resort since May 2010 and we are
in July 2010 but I believe that yourself have absolutely no idea of what is
happening in this place as you have not been in Papua for several months.
I understand now better why you are asking for full deposit in advance on a
bank account in Germany !
This entire experience was just a rip-off which should be shared to the
industry people.
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Date of stay: July 2010Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Marian K wrote a review May 2016
27 contributions27 helpful votes
1.0 of 5 bubbles
We are independent travellers and spent 2 nights at the Baliem Valley hotel (4 adults, 2 teenagers, 3 cottages). It may have been a nice place once, but now it's a sad bunch of non-maintained, deteriorating bungalows. In terms of value for money perhaps worth 30-40 $ per night, 150 $ is ourageous and ridiculous.Their website is at least 5 years outdated, don't believe the pictures or the text. The wooden paths leading to the bungalows are very dangerous at night when the lights are turned off at 8-8.30 pm. Bring torch everywhere! The location is remote, to get to Wamena and back costs another 1,200,000. There is precious little phone coverage and some slow internet access (but no wifi). No beer nor any alcoholic drink available. Dinner was pricey yet food was not enough for hungry teenagers. No information on local treks available from the 1 young Javanese staff holding the fort.
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Date of stay: May 2016Trip type: Travelled with family
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Annelies D wrote a review Oct 2013
Roeselare, Belgium5 contributions9 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Imagine to awake in a kingsize bed from where you enjoy a 180° view over the Baliem Valley, still covered with the morning blanket of clouds ... While you are still snoozing, the first rays of sun appear chasing the clouds from the valley, revealing an awesome panorama at the food end of your bed!
After a visit to the lovely, natural stone shower of your spacious, wooden room-hut, you are ready for the walk over the resorts naturally integrated stairways and paths: heading towards the impressive, open-air lounge for a delicious breakfast (with pancakes!!!). The lounge is not only impressive because of its splendid view over the valley, but as much because of its abundant decoration with art objects: bisj-poles, shields, masks, drums, weapons ... What a collection!
During the day you have many superb walking options around the hotel, all offering splendid nature views. Or you can simply enjoy the amazing view from your own balcony, laying on a deckchair under the grass-tatched roof of your Honai-style room... Or from behind the orchid-filled canoes on the balcony deck of the lounge. This is pure natural luxury !!!
By the way: the hotel does not only offer the possibility of charging the human batteries, it also offers a 24h electricity supply to charge camera batteries ... which is pretty amazing considering its location !!!
And after a day of absorbing all this beauty: grab a candlelight cocktail at the Stoneage Bar !!!
We loved this hotel in its exceptional setting: this is the top in Papua ... not to be missed!
We were even glad that we missed our plane, allowing us one extra night here!!!
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Date of stay: September 2013
5.0 of 5 bubblesValue
5.0 of 5 bubblesRooms
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
5.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
5.0 of 5 bubblesSleep Quality
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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francois d wrote a review Aug 2012
antwerp226 contributions138 helpful votes
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Whatever you read on this resort is true. Positive and Negative. Positive is the excellent location, wonderful view over the valley, original set up of the bungalows, friendly staff. Also true is that the resort is in need of refurbishment and repair. Food served is indeed basic. No alcohol in the bar, if you want a drink, bring a bottle of your own. Everything in the Baliem Valley must be flown in by air, obviously that means everything is more expensive than elsewhere in Indonesia. So whether you will like your stay depends entirely on how you cope with all these things. Do not expect the luxury of an african lodge. Access by car is bumpy there is no real road just a track. There is only light from 17h to 22h with a generator, although work is being done to connect the lodge with an electricity central near Wamena, so that could be changed in the near future. We liked our stay because it is part of the Baliem experience.
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Date of stay: July 2012
3.0 of 5 bubblesValue
3.0 of 5 bubblesRooms
4.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
3.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
4.0 of 5 bubblesService
4.0 of 5 bubblesSleep Quality
Trip type: Travelled solo
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Riazdanish wrote a review Jul 2016
San Francisco, California12 contributions12 helpful votes
1.0 of 5 bubbles
The resort if you call it such a thing is one of the worst place we have ever stayed for value. To begin with, it is in a very remote place, so your stuck buying everything from the resort who prices are like the French Reverie! While the cottages look good from the outside, inside the all wood cabin smells like mold, haven't been repaired for many years, doors & window creak, the whole cottage smells like rotten mold, with no amenities . We were charged an outrageous price $1100 a night a couple all inclusive with daily tours. If you go to their website the force to book packages only through a very aggressive travel agency in Bali. The Bali travel agency and the resort are connected somehow.

We talked to a unhappy couple book the place for about $100 night with a travel agency, but when they arrived, the realized that they had no choice but to eat at the hotel which cost them about $400 day per couple. They told me the had no choice but to rent a car/ driver which cost them around $300 for a few hours to visit the town market. We figured that the rooms cost about $100 per night. The meals cost about $US400, and the day tour was about $600. We reluctantly prepaid for the place due to the promotional material show as being a luxury place in the middle of mountains with internet and five star menu, we were so wrong! There is no internet, food is more like a two star hotel, no mini bar it is more like a 2 star horel. While the staff was quite nice, the German guy who owns this has managed to gained a reputation in Germany as being a cultural pioneer and he is an absent owner paying local people to manage the place. A better alternative for Baliem Valley is to stay in the best hotel in Wamena, get a look guide to tour you around, and eat in town. You will save hundreds of dollars. I am sure the place was great when it opened, it is surrounded by beauty but the owner let this place go to hell and probably didn't spend anything maintaining the place.
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Date of stay: July 2016
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
2.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
3.0 of 5 bubblesService
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: Don't stay here!!
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DSMcComb wrote a review Feb 2016
London, United Kingdom89 contributions115 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
When I read Lonely Planet’s guide to Papua, the Baliem Valley and the remote Korowai region, I decided to hang the cost and book the adventure of a lifetime. But without Dr Weiglein Expeditions and the Baliem Valley Resort, I would never have lived my jungle dream.

In late 2014 I paid a deposit for an expedition to the Baliem Valley and Korowai region with a Papuan tour company – see my forum posts for more details – but just before I booked my flight to Jayapura the trip was abruptly cancelled. For months I tried in vain to arrange a similar trip with other Papuan agencies, but as I was travelling alone few of these companies would entertain my request, and the others quoted me ridiculous prices.

Fortunately, during my research I came across the website for Dr Weiglein Expeditions, and it soon became clear that my adventure was possible after all.

Dr Weiglein Expeditions is a German company with wide experience in Papua, and also owns the Baliem Valley Resort. (I couldn’t possibly begin to do justice to Dr Weiglein Expeditions, its experience and the services it offers in this review – just Google them to find out more.)

Dr Weiglein Expeditions were swift to respond to my emails, and happy to give me a cost for a solo trip into the Korowai region – and while the trip I wanted to book was incredibly expensive, Weiglein’s quote was less outrageous than the prices given to me by local operators. Moreover, the itinerary offered by Dr Weiglein Expeditions was more detailed, varied and exciting than those suggested by Papuan companies, and also included a trip to the Baliem Valley and a week-long stay in the luscious Baliem Valley Resort.

(I was extremely lucky as, shortly before I departed for Papua, two German travellers got in contact with Dr Weiglein Expeditions, and asked if they could join my trip. Of course, I gratefully accepted, and Dr Weiglein Expeditions organised a group tour that cost me much less than expected – and as the other travellers and I became firm friends, it was the best possible outcome for me.)

I cannot recommend Dr Weiglein Expeditions and the Baliem Valley Resort highly enough.

During the booking procedure the company took the time to fully understand what I wanted from my trip to Papua, and were happy to answer an avalanche of questions before I paid my deposit, which made me feel 100% confident in the services they were offering.

When my fellow travellers and I arrived in Jayapura, we were met by Dr Weiglein Expeditions’ local ‘fixer’, who made sure we caught our onward flight to Wamena, and made us feel comfortable and confident about the adventure ahead.

In Wamena we were met by a car and a local guide, Casper, who made sure our bags were safely retrieved from the chaotic airport ‘terminal’ – which is more like a cattle shed! – and then whisked us into the mountains to the Baliem Valley Resort.

The Baliem Valley Resort is isolated and almost an hour away from main town of Wamena, along a rocky and bumpy mountain road – but it’s an incredible place to visit.

Set on the side of a mountain, with luscious green landscape stretching in all directions, the resort consists of several chalets built in a local style, with epic views across the Baliem Valley. The staff – headed by the ever-helpful and friendly Madi – made sure we were comfortable and that all our requests were met, and the kitchen provided wonderful meals each day that were delicious and generous.

Before arriving, my fellow travellers and I arranged a packed itinerary via Dr Weiglein Expeditions, which took us all over the Baliem Valley. Using a private coach provided by the resort, we were taken hiking through the mountains, visited isolated tribes, were shown around all the major tourist sites, and even got to attend a ‘pig festival’ where we were able to witness ancient traditions first-hand. Even better, Casper – who accompanied us on every trip – was a perfect guide, and made sure we were safe at all times, and was able to answer any questions we threw at him regarding local cultures and traditions.

The Baliem Valley Resort itself is not luxurious by Western standards – but it’s without a doubt the most comfortable place to stay in the Baliem Valley, offers clean and spacious rooms, and feels safe and secure. And in addition to the organised tours Weiglein arranged, the Resort is also the perfect starting point for impromptu hiking trips, and in the afternoons we had tremendous fun following the paths that wind around the valley, and saying hello to the friendly locals as they went about their business.

After an incredible week in the Baliem Valley, we began our epic journey into the Papuan jungle to meet the Korowai. Things got off to a rocky start as our flights back to Jayapura were cancelled at the last minute – but the Baliem Valley Resort staff bent over backwards to make sure we caught a plane the following day, and made every effort to make sure we were happy. Madi, in particular, deserves huge praise for helping us make the best of a stressful situation!

Our trip to the Korowai region warrants a review in itself – which I’ll hopefully post in the near future – and again Dr Weiglein Expeditions exceeded all expectations.

As I’d hoped, the trip felt like a genuine adventure – there were many thrilling and terrifying moments! – but we always felt like we were in safe hands, and everyone involved in the expedition did their best to make sure we felt secure and happy.

Using the services provided by Dr Weiglein Expeditions, I was able to go as far ‘off the map’ as a tourist can possibly go – unless you’re a scientist, prospector or anthropologist, I don’t think it would be possible for a Westerner to reach such an isolated and wild part of the world. And while the Korowai are quickly giving up their traditional lifestyle and younger families are moving from the jungle into government-sponsored housing, I feel deeply privileged as I was able to spend time with the tribe, and witness a way of life that’s sure to disappear in my lifetime.

If you want to be a real-life Indiana Jones and have an experience you’ll carry with you to the grave, the Baliem Valley and Korowai region are unmissable. And after spending months researching my trip and speaking to every tour operator in the region, I can confidently say that Dr Weiglein Expeditions are impossible to beat.
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Date of stay: April 2015
5.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
5.0 of 5 bubblesService
5.0 of 5 bubblesSleep Quality
Trip type: Travelled solo
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JoAnn Canning wrote a review Oct 2013
Dubai, United Arab Emirates75 contributions63 helpful votes
4.0 of 5 bubbles
The Baliem Valley is isolated...and that is the reason to go. The sun rises over the mist; you walk through it in splendour. You can take hiking tours through the mountains, or just hop a local bus from Wamena into some of the small villages. But most memorable, even if staged, was the Dani war dance and pig feast arranged by the knowledgeable manager at this resort. The rooms are very large with a deck that looks over the valley, water is hot, and the bed is comfortable. The food could use a little improvement.
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Date of stay: November 2012
3.0 of 5 bubblesValue
5.0 of 5 bubblesRooms
5.0 of 5 bubblesLocation
4.0 of 5 bubblesCleanliness
4.0 of 5 bubblesService
4.0 of 5 bubblesSleep Quality
Trip type: Travelled solo
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Soestduinen, The Netherlands121 contributions16 helpful votes
Bug repellant: not neccesary, because of the hight Flashlights: yes, recommended Drinking water: enough provided Hot water: yes when there is eletricity (which there is 90% of the time). Highly recommended adventurous accomodation.
Jolanda v asked a question Jan 2018
Nijmegen, The Netherlands13 contributions4 helpful votes
Reception: do you please have 1 room for us (2 persons) from 8 until 13 august 2018?? That would be very nice!
Daniel T wrote a tip Oct 2019
Germany54 contributions16 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"The Bugalows appear the same to me"
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aumkathleen wrote a tip May 2019
San Francisco107 contributions68 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"Some rooms are located quite far from reception; you have to be able to walk up many steps to those that are far."
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Felchner wrote a tip Feb 2019
3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"All the rooms are faces into the directions of Baliem Valley but the number 8 and 5 are most strategic have a more clearly view."
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Debbie_Foster wrote a tip Dec 2018
London, United Kingdom115 contributions53 helpful votes
4.0 of 5 bubbles
"The rooms with the best view are a 5 minute walk from the main lodge and it's steep."
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M Bluestar wrote a tip Dec 2018
10 contributions2 helpful votes
5.0 of 5 bubbles
"the first four (1-4) were easiest to get to. The climb up from the dining room is quite steep."
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Which popular attractions are close to The Baliem Valley Resort?
Nearby attractions include Pugima - Traditional Village (4.0 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at The Baliem Valley Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an on-site restaurant, free parking, and airport transportation.
Which room amenities are available at The Baliem Valley Resort?
Top room amenities include a desk, a view of the mountains, and a seating area.
What food & drink options are available at The Baliem Valley Resort?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, breakfast, and complimentary tea during their stay.
Is parking available at The Baliem Valley Resort?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
Does The Baliem Valley Resort have airport transportation?
Yes, The Baliem Valley Resort offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at The Baliem Valley Resort?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Indonesian.
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Yes, guests often enjoy the mountain view available here.
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