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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Perfect! That's about says all there is say. The staff are wonderful especially Mark and Sue. They taught me to dive and looked after me for my entire stay. The diving is fantastic there is just so much to see everywhere you look. This is a real paradise relatively undiscovered. Yes it costs a lot and is difficult to get... More 

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Sue T, General Manager at Misool Eco Resort, responded to this review

Hello again Mike M! We’re so glad that you had a great stay at Misool Eco Resort! Mark and I really enjoyed getting to know you and being able to dive with you every day. It certainly was a very memorable 9 days, with a great group of guests and so many oceanic and reef mantas out at Magic Mountain... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2015

Pros: - beautiful, beautiful, beautiful surroundings - one of the worlds best dive spots - friendly staff - good dive instructors Cons: - management, service and catering do not at all fit to the very high prices - quiet a hike to get there (4-5h per speedboat from Sorong) - service and dive base not capable with a fully booked... More 

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Sue T, General Manager at Misool Eco Resort, responded to this review

Hello Kinski T, I hope you are doing well and had a great 2015. I’m very sorry that you felt there were some areas to your stay in which you believe were not quite up to your expectations. Since your visit at the beginning of January last year we have made many improvements around the resort, already addressing and correcting... More 

New York City, New York
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2015

second trip to misool eco resort, and it just keeps getting better. getting to this place was quite a hassle a few years ago, but is now a breeze. better transfers, better boats, better hotel. same wonderful resort experience--world's best snorkeling, super guides, delightful accommodations, good food, friendliness all around. I saw new and wonderful creatures underwater, and every snorkel... More 

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Sue T, General Manager at Misool Eco Resort, responded to this review

Jhudecz, We’re delighted that we were able to welcome you back once again to Misool Eco Resort! It’s so positive for us to hear that not only did you enjoy your second trip but that you also believe that the resort experience is improving over time. We operate with quite a large staff, most of who are from our neighbouring... More 

Wailea
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10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2015

I recently traveled to Raja Ampat from Hawaii, and had an extraordinary 3-week stay at he Misool Eco Resort (MER). My deepest thanks to Andrew & Merit, the founders, and MER's wonderful staff, Sue, Mark, Calvin, Bob, Fay, Fery, Marvin and the rest of the staff members, who are doing an exceptional job in educating visitors on the fragile ecosystem... More 

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Sue T, General Manager at Misool Eco Resort, responded to this review

Marjane A, Many, many thanks to you Marjane A for your review and for your visit to Misool Eco Resort! It was such a pleasure getting to know you for the two trips and three weeks that you spent with us. It’s great to meet someone who is so passionate about the protection of the environment and who has such... More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2015

I don't usually write reviews, but I am just back from Misool Eco Resort and I feel I really need to help other travellers understand what this place is about. I have travelled extensively in my life, both for work and pleasure and have visited a very wide range of hotels from top class, luxury hotels to terrible hostels in... More 

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Sue T, General Manager at Misool Eco Resort, responded to this review

Hello Yanti f, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for Misool Eco Resort. It’s great that after your visit you felt the desire to share your experience with the rest of our Trip Advisor readers and with so many other places that you’ve traveled and have to compare us against, it’s so positive for... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2015

There are plenty of Lengthy reviews here already so will keep this succinct. Just spent 10 Sublime days & 9 Exquisite Nights at Misool Eco Resort this September. Would have happily spent 10 more. This is a truly special place. I have not been to another resort anywhere that matches the genuine care, warmth and concern that all of the... More 

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Sue T, General Manager at Misool Eco Resort, responded to this review

Dear Zaphoid_Beeblebrox, It’s great to hear from you again so soon after your visit! We’re so glad that you enjoyed your stay and so proud that you speak so highly of Misool Eco Resort. The staff that we employ are definitely a key component as to what we feel makes our resort so special. For many of our staff working... More 

Ridgefield, Connecticut
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21 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2015

After learning of Misool almost four years ago, we had a dream come true when we visited in June 2015. Misool is one of the few places on earth where the natural world has largely been untouched by man and is now being protected from any further degradation. It is as close as any of us can come to paradise... More 

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Sue T, General Manager at Misool Eco Resort, responded to this review

Hello again CTtraveler06877, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a thorough, descriptive and thoughtful review of Misool Eco Resort. I’m sure that many of our Trip Advisor followers will benefit from your advice and feedback. Different times of the year do bring different weather and visibility, so you’re definitely right in saying that June is... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2015

I'm an avid snorkeler, but not a diver... unfortunately the area around the resort is heavily damaged from the previous fishermen habit of blast fishing, and I noticed that the attention for the snorkelers is not the same as for the divers (anticipated time of excursions in the morning, with consequent insufficient light, same dead reef location for three times... More 

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Sue T, General Manager at Misool Eco Resort, responded to this review

Hello Paula R, I hope you are doing well and enjoying more travelling this year! I was very disappointed to read your review and to hear that you would not choose to come back and visit us at the resort. I found this very surprising considering you seemed happy at the end of your 9 day stay with us, and... More 

London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2015

This place is AMAZING. Best place I've ever stayed. It's the one place I'd go back to. Again and again. Or indeed, just never leave. If you dive, it's incredible. I've dived all around the world, and this was by far the most outstanding and varied I've seen anywhere. But it's not too shabby above sea too. The rooms are... More 

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Sue T, General Manager at Misool Eco Resort, responded to this review

Dear d0minic24, It wonderful to hear from you again! I’m so glad that you chose to write and share about our little piece of paradise here in Raja Ampat. We are very fortunate here at Misool Eco Resort to receive such praise from you, as well as many other guests that choose to spend their vacations with us. Quite often... More 

Manama, Bahrain
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Just spent 9 days diving at MER. It is a bit of a trek to get to but well worth it. Don't hesitate to go. It is an extremely special place. Apart from the lovely friendly staff, great food and relaxing accommodation all made from recycled wood, the conservation work they are doing is extremely special. Make sure to attend... More 

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Sue T, General Manager at Misool Eco Resort, responded to this review

Dear Rosannad6, It feels like just the other day that you and the rest of the guests from your trip were here for such a memorable stay! It still makes me smile thinking about all of the stories that were shared at dinner time and the reenactment of dive techniques at the barbeque dinner on the last evening! It is... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Misool Eco Resort is an exclusive dive resort and conservation center located in the southern part of Raja Ampat, Indonesia. Our private resort island is nestled deep in a vast archipelago of uninhabited islands, in the heart of marine biodiversity. Our island and our scuba dive sites are surrounded by our very own 1220 sq km No-Take Zone. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Misool Eco Resort

Address: Misool, Raja Ampat 98483, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > West Papua > Raja Ampat
Price Range: $601 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Misool Eco Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Misool Eco Hotel Raja Ampat
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“My wife and I got one of the larger huts called "Nasnoos" over top of the house reef, but I would get a smaller one next time.”
 of 5 bubbles d0ubleB123, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Tabisasu has extra space and nice view to the ocean and islands around. More privacy while still very close to the dive center & restaurant.”
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“All villas are stunning; on the main side close to facilities - on the other side on an amazing beach but a hike to get to the restaurant.”
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“the rooms on the side of the island where the restaurant is save walking”
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