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    Nihiwatu

    Desa Hobawawi | Kecamatan Wanukaka, Sumba 87272, Indonesia
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    Overview
    • Excellent94%
    • Very good4%
    • Average1%
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    “other guests” (24 reviews)
    “private pool” (18 reviews)
    “world class” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We will remember our first trip to Nihiwatu forever; we want to go back already. From the surfing to the spear fishing, the trek through the rural jungle down to the clifftop spa, the morning yoga, runs on an empty, spotless beach, standup paddle over...More

    Thank taraloaderwilkinson
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at NihiwatuResponded yesterday

    Dear Tara, so wonderful to hear from you, thank you so much for this wonderful report, i will share with Simpson, and all the team immediately! So pleased you loved the Sumba Foundation tour, this is something that is so close to our hearts, and...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The paradise on earth, awesome and lovely resort, clean, staff are friendly and meals are delicious, highly recommended. Thank you everyone at Nihiwatu Resort. The best resort in the world. We will back soon.

    Thank Dewa W
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at NihiwatuResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Dewa, thank you so much for your kind and generous feedback! We thoroughly enjoyed having you stay with us, and cant wait to have you come back again soon! Sending you our warmest Sumba wishes!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Nihiwatu is one of the most unique hotels I've been too. An insane location on Sumba island with activities ranging from hiking to waterfalls to a spa day spent at nihioaka (where you will spot turtles from the beach). The villas are all stunning and...More

    Thank Pri_Shewakramani
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at NihiwatuResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Pri_Shewakramani, thank you for taking the time to review Nihi Sumba Island, and thank you also for your wonderful comments! I will share with the team immediately! Our staff is the number one most important part of our business, and definitely the "warmest part...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The real paradise on eart! Amazing place and wonderful people!!!!! They really deserve to be the best hotel no 1 in the world!!! The only word that i keep saying there is "WOW" The most beautiful place ever,,,,

    Thank Wiwin T
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at NihiwatuResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thanks Wiwin, we really appreciate your feedback! Cant wait to welcome you back again soon, all our fondest regards from Sumba!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Second visit to Nihi and this place just keeps on getting 'betta'. The villas, experiences, service, food - all exceptional. You can understand why it regularly gets voted no 1 in the world. Add to the top of your bucket list!

    Thank LyndyJW
    Response from GM_Nihi, General Manager at NihiwatuResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Lyndy, thank you so much for your kind and generous feedback! We absolutely loved having you stay with us, we all miss you already! So glad you managed to tick off a bucket list item with us! Sumba misses you!

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$884 - US$2,329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Top resorts Hotel in Sumba
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Sumba
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • Indonesia >
    • East Nusa Tenggara >
    • Sumba
    • Also Known As
    • Nihiwatu Hotel Sumba ,
    • Nihiwatu Hotel Waikabubak ,
    • Nihiwatu Resort Waikabubak
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    Traveller (502)
    Room & Suite (134)
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    Jackie E
    7 August 2017|
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    Response from ntpappas | Reviewed this property |
    Hi- wet season ends in march so June good. As far as surf I'm not sure on June (we went July) but the Nihi break (Occy's left) is so consistent it's probably fine. Be sure to reserve in advance given only 10 slots per day on... More
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    bpbenda
    23 July 2017|
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    Response from GM_Nihi | Property representative |
    Hi, November is still a beautiful time off the year to come to Nihi Sumba Island; on the off chance that there is rain, its usually a short thunderstorm and its over and done with. Weather is difficult to predict though, but... More
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    Ann L
    26 March 2017|
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    Response from GM_Nihi | Property representative |
    Hello Ann - although some of our Guests choose not to take any Malarial prophylaxis, we always suggest to anyone arriving soon that they should consult their Doctor to discuss this. South East Asia does have malaria, some... More
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