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MAHAMAYA Gili Meno
Ranked #1 of 11 Hotels in Gili Meno
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 10 June 2014

We stayed for 3 nights in a beach villa, excellent quality room, with probably the most comfortable bed I've ever slept in. Right on the beach, excellent for honeymooners and couples.
Cocktails could be a little stronger and maybe some more local food offerings but overall would recommend. The hotel offers free snorkeling gear as well as free kayak hire. You can go snorkeling on the reef right off the beach.

Room Tip: Beach Villa is excellent
  • Stayed: May 2014, travelled as a couple
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1  Thank Kevin W
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MAHAMAYAResort, Owner at MAHAMAYA Gili Meno, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2014

Dear valued guest,

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a valuable review for MAHAMAYA Boutique Resort.
It’s so nice for us to read such fantastic comments about your great experience at MAHAMAYA.

Thank you again for all your positive comments, it was a joy for our whole team to read!
Such positive reviews really do inspire our team to continue to deliver outstanding service and ensure you have a happy holiday!
We very much hope that we can welcome you back soon to MAHAMAYA.

Warmest Regards,
MAHAMAYA Management Team

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Reviewed 9 June 2014

The hotel has the most beautiful sunset view on the island. The staff are all very nice, especially Brown who was very hospitality. Got a fantastic honey moon amenity when we check in and a surprising birthday ceremony during our stay. All the staff were singing to me, made my birthday really special! The food and the room are very nice. In a word, it is a place we will come back!

  • Stayed: June 2014
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2  Thank Yijingyang
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MAHAMAYAResort, Owner at MAHAMAYA Gili Meno, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2014

Dear valued guest,

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a valuable review for MAHAMAYA Boutique Resort.
It’s so nice for us to read such fantastic comments about your great experience during your honeymoon at MAHAMAYA.

Thank you again for all your positive comments in particular about Brown, it was a joy for our whole team to read!
Such positive reviews really do inspire our team to continue to deliver outstanding service and ensure you have a happy holiday!
We very much hope that we can welcome you back soon to MAHAMAYA.

Warmest Regards,
MAHAMAYA Management Team

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Reviewed 9 June 2014

We stayed there as a family for 8 nights from 31 may to 8 June, 3 kids aged 9 and 8 and my mum who celebrated her 69th birthday there!
We arrived in the late evening and had a very smooth transfer from the airport by car 2 hours then 15 mins by speedboat (thrilling and beautiful as the stars seem so bright when out at sea at night) to arrive at Mahamaya. The resort looked very surreal as it softly glowed. Thank you Achie for the arrangements.
It was low tide and thankfully we packed our reef shoes (recommended) and had changed into them before wading in the water to shore.
We had preordered dinner (recommended) and even though the kitchen closed at 10pm, they set a beautiful table out for us right on the beach and served us dinner way past 10pm.
I remembered the attentive staff Ricky, Isnan, Taufik, Jum, Aris and some more whom I cannot place their names who said to us Welcome to paradise and truly i felt my heartbeat slow and started to relax...

The next 8 days were really carefree and the kids loved every moment and we also felt safe to have the kids run around the resort and interact with the lovely staff who made us feel so at home.

We had two pool suites with an interconnecting door which worked for a big family like ours and was great cos we could watch the kids from the room. The pool was small but sufficient as there was a ledge all around so the kids could sit down n play in the water safely. I loved the shade that they put at the pool area as honestly the sun can get really hot and the pool was a nice area to cool down when the beach got too hot. We brought our own swim boards and water toys and also many kids books and family card games to entertain ourselves and the kids. Maybe the management can consider having a little library including kids books n some family board or card games in the event that guests forget to bring them! We loved the fact that there was no tv and I locked my mobile phone in the safe most of the time! Cos then the kids had to use their imagination to,play and we really did things as a family without any usual distractions.

The beach has coral so was good we had reef shoes but you can swim out no problem and the water was beautiful. We also bought bread from the local minimart and fed fish at the shore.

Sunset was really really beautiful and dinner setting on the beach every night was perfect. My kids are picky eaters and the staff, Isnan, Taufik, Ricky, Jum and chef Jar were very flexible and cooked dishes to their taste. In fact when the owner David ( really nice and passionate about connecting and delighting guests ) found out that my son loved Udon, he bought Udon when he was out at the market and arranged for it to be prepared for dinner!

All in all it was a wonderful time and everyone tried very hard to make sure we were in paradise.
Thank you to the team at Mahamaya for your warmth , your smiles, your inspirational personal stories ....

My son said this before he went to bed tonight... Mahamaya is the ultimate paradise...

  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled with family
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2  Thank VirgNg
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MAHAMAYAResort, Owner at MAHAMAYA Gili Meno, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2014

Dear valued guest,

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a valuable review for MAHAMAYA Boutique Resort.
It’s so nice for us to read such fantastic comments about your great experience at MAHAMAYA.
We do have a small library and children games available so we are sorry that you did not realise this!

Thank you again for all your positive comments, it was a joy for our whole team to read!
We have printed your comments for our whole team to read.
Such positive reviews really do inspire our team to continue to deliver outstanding service and ensure you have a happy holiday!
We very much hope that we can welcome you back soon to MAHAMAYA.

Warmest Regards,
MAHAMAYA Management Team

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Reviewed 6 June 2014

Beautiful location,lovely hotel.staff we're excellent.our daughter celebrated her first anniversary there ,with a special dinner on the beach,it was amazing
On the downside there are building works going on,so around the pool area was noisy.

  • Stayed: May 2014, travelled with family
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1  Thank sue9653
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MAHAMAYAResort, Owner at MAHAMAYA Gili Meno, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2014

Dear valued guest,

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a valuable review for MAHAMAYA Boutique Resort.
It’s so nice for us to read such fantastic comments about your great experience at MAHAMAYA.
We are happy to read your 5 star comments and happy that our building works did not appear to affect your overall experience. Our works are ahead of schedule and we hope that you will return soon to enjoy our expanded facilities.

Thank you again for all your positive comments, it was a joy for our whole team to read!
Such positive reviews really do inspire our team to continue to deliver outstanding service and ensure you have a happy holiday!
We very much hope that we can welcome you back soon to MAHAMAYA.

Warmest Regards,
MAHAMAYA Management Team

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Reviewed 4 June 2014

Live your Robinson Crusoe dream here! It's a fab little hotel with great food, characterful rooms and genuinely attentive and caring staff. I was here on my birthday and they sprinkled the room with flowers, made me a cake and brought it out to our table singing 'happy birthday'. Thank you Mahamaya for a great surprise!

Room Tip: Get a villa - right on the beach
  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled with friends
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1  Thank JacqD90
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MAHAMAYAResort, Owner at MAHAMAYA Gili Meno, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2014

Dear valued guest,

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a valuable review for MAHAMAYA Boutique Resort.
It’s so nice for us to read such fantastic comments about your great experience at MAHAMAYA.
We were so happy to read your 5 star comments about our resort.

Thank you again for all your positive comments, it was a joy for our whole team to read!
Such positive reviews really do inspire our team to continue to deliver outstanding service and ensure you have a happy holiday!
We very much hope that we can welcome you back soon to MAHAMAYA.

Warmest Regards,
MAHAMAYA Management Team

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Reviewed 2 June 2014

I'm not sure where to start. The worst thing about this hotel was having to leave. This may not be the most spectacular hotel I've ever stayed in (architecturally and amenities-wise) but between the location and the staff, I don't know how any other hotel could possibly live up to this place. The staff, my husband and I are still talking about how we could possibly express how wonderful they truly are. Every single person we encountered was truly happy to be there and it showed in how they did their jobs and interacted with visitors and each other. We ate at the restaurant for every meal because it was great, not just convenient. David, the owner, even stopped by on a few occasions to talk to us and see how things were going. When it came to leaving, the staff, including David, walked us to the boat to say goodbye. We were only there for four days but I struggled to hold back tears as we left. We had such a great time and so many wonderful conversations with the staff. We felt like we left with friends. Thank you again to everyone at Mahamaya. I hope we can see you again soon.

Stayed: May 2014, travelled as a couple
2  Thank kristin c
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MAHAMAYAResort, Owner at MAHAMAYA Gili Meno, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2014

Dear valued guest,

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a valuable review for MAHAMAYA Boutique Resort.
It’s so nice for us to read such fantastic comments about your great experience at MAHAMAYA.
We are happy to read your 5 star comments and happy to hear that you had such a great time with us.

Thank you again for all your positive comments, it was a joy for our whole team to read!
Such positive reviews really do inspire our team to continue to deliver outstanding service and ensure you have a happy holiday!
We very much hope that we can welcome you back soon to MAHAMAYA, to visit your friends on our teamand so that we can welcome you back home.

Warmest Regards,
MAHAMAYA Management Team

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Reviewed 1 June 2014

This was the reason we selected Meno and were not disappointed at all. Excellent location with the hotel service staff being outstanding throughout.
Definitely one of the best destinations in either Bali or Lambok.
Perfect for casual snorkeling right of the beach. Excellent food options, considering we were vegetarian.

Room Tip: Everyone should take the beach Villa. Awesome, right on the beach.
  • Stayed: May 2014, travelled with family
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1  Thank Peggy-Lavi
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MAHAMAYAResort, Owner at MAHAMAYA Gili Meno, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2014

Dear valued guest,

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a valuable review for MAHAMAYA Boutique Resort.
It’s so nice for us to read such fantastic comments about your great experience at MAHAMAYA.
Thank you so much for awarding us 5 stars for everything!

Thank you again for all your positive comments, it was a joy for our whole team to read!
Such positive reviews really do inspire our team to continue to deliver outstanding service and ensure you have a happy holiday!
We very much hope that we can welcome you back soon to MAHAMAYA.

Warmest Regards,
MAHAMAYA Management Team

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Additional Information about MAHAMAYA Gili Meno

Address: Turtle Point, West Nusa Tenggara 83352, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > West Nusa Tenggara > Lombok > Gili Islands > Gili Meno
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Gili Meno
Price Range: £101 - £167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — MAHAMAYA Gili Meno 3.5*
Number of rooms: 19
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The meaning of MAHAMAYA is ultimate paradise. And that's exactly what you'll find at our chic, eco inspired resort. So if you're looking for the perfect, leave-it-all-behind, luxury beach destination, we'll be delighted to welcome you to the idyllic island of Gili Meno. ... more   less 
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