Photo: River scenes.

Photo of Sam's BungalowsSam's Bungalows

Great quality rooms

North side of the river T: (0813) 7009 3597

Sam's Bungalows

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Right next to Jungle Inn across the river from the viewing platform is Sam’s Bungalow.

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The rooms here don’t look much from the outside but upon closer inspection are actually some of the better ones in Bukit Lawang. The cheapest versions come with or without private cold-water bathroom, have pleasant little balconies and decent spring beds with mosquito net. The family room is enormous and well-constructed and catches loads of natural light. The newer rooms are all-concrete and span two storeys with the entire bottom floor giving way to a cavernous bathroom, which unfortunately has no door, a major fail in what otherwise is a great room. The attached restaurant serves delicious food overlooking the river and is one of the better places for a bite to eat along the strip. Recommended.

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Walk-in rates at Sam's Bungalows

Type of room
Type of room, low and high season prices
Dbl fan share bathroom
100,000 rupiah
100,000 rupiah
Dbl fan private bathroom
200,000 rupiah
200,000 rupiah
300,000 rupiah for a new room
Family room
250,000 rupiah
250,000 rupiah
Room: Dbl fan share bathroom, low season: 100,000 rupiah, high season 100,000 rupiah. Notes:
Room: Dbl fan private bathroom, low season: 200,000 rupiah, high season 200,000 rupiah. Notes: 300,000 rupiah for a new room
Room: Family room, low season: 250,000 rupiah, high season 250,000 rupiah. Notes:

Where is Sam's Bungalows

Sam's Bungalows
North side of the river
T: (0813) 7009 3597
Coordinates (for GPS): 98º6'59.15" E, 3º32'59.34" N
Room rates: 150,000 to 400,000 Rp

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