Ring Sameton Inn
Jalan Raya Sampalan, Toyapakeh T: (0361) 785 3464, (0821) 4676 3612 F: (0361) 785 3465
The friendly staff at Ring Sameton told us they opened in December 2011, but the grounds and rooms remain so pristine it feels like they opened last week.
Twelve air-con concrete rooms are built in a motel-style U shape around a small garden. Amenities include flat-screen TV, hot water, a functional desk and chair plus soft double or twin beds. There's WiFi for guests but in the restaurant a sign says you must spend 100,000 rupiah (else it's 3,000 rupiah per hour) -- we didn't check it out. It seems a bit odd that the rooms have been built so snugly together as the grounds are very spacious, but it was probably the more economical option. The restaurant, set in a fledgling colourful garden, is welcoming and clean too. There's no pool -- and low water supplies mean there probably shouldn't ever be -- but the ocean's just across the road; it's just next door to Yayasan Burung too, with Bali starlings nesting just across the road -- in the
Type of room, low and high season prices
Room: Standard double room, low season: 300,000 rupiah, high season 300,000 rupiah. Notes: