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Cottage in Papua; enjoy Melanesian culture!

Entire house hosted by Vien
6 guests3 bedrooms3 beds2 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
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House rules
This place isn’t suitable for infants (0–2 yrs) and the host doesn’t allow smoking. Get details
Biak is a beautiful island in West Papua that offers short trips to small islands with sandy white beaches. The cottage is situated just outside the busy city center of Biak on a hilltop which offers a beautiful view over the city of Biak. The cottage has 17 x 45 meters private property which is surrounded by a fence and is managed by a local Papuan congierce and his family. It has 3 bedrooms (3 double beds), 2 bathrooms with shower, a spacious living room with French doors to the long terrace.

The space
West Papua is different from other parts of Indonesia. Local Papuans are friendly and open-minded; they are Melanesians. Explore West Papua from the beautiful Island of Biak, meet the locals by staying in the cosy cottage just near the city center of Biak.

Guest access
All rooms (3) are available to guests.

Other things to note
Biak has a 4G network, best to buy local prepaid cards.
Biak is a beautiful island in West Papua that offers short trips to small islands with sandy white beaches. The cottage is situated just outside the busy city center of Biak on a hilltop which offers a beautiful view over the city of Biak. The cottage has 17 x 45 meters private property which is surrounded by a fence and is managed by a local Papuan congierce and his family. It has 3 bedrooms (3 double beds), 2 bathr…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed

Amenities

Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Dedicated workspace
Private entrance
Hangers
Essentials
Free street parking
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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Location

Samofa, Papua, Indonesia

The cottage has a large garden with a fence and gate that will be locked at night. It is situated next to the road to the city centre.

Hosted by Vien

Joined in August 2015
    I'm married, have two kids in the age of 7 and 10. Like running, travelling, exploring new cultures and cities and nice food.
    During your stay
    The cottage is managed by a local Papuan called Oktov and his family. They have a small house within the premises and are available for any questions and/or help. (only in Indonesian).
    • Languages: Nederlands, English, Français, Deutsch, Bahasa Indonesia
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    Things to know

    House rules
    Check-in: Flexible
    Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
    No smoking
    Pets are allowed
    Health & safety
    Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
    No carbon monoxide alarm
    No smoke alarm
    Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $239