General Info About Guesthouse
Leuser Guesthouse is Situated inside the nationalpark and easy accesible from the main road between Kutacane – Belangkejeren. One kilometer north of the village of Balai Lutu (Ketambe) along the mainroad you see the signboard to the guesthouse. A small road leads (aprox. 300 meter) down to the spacious bungalows overlooking the Alas river and the huge rainforest trees makes the place cool and pleasant.
If you are lucky you may spot wildlife like orangutangs, hornbills and leaf monkeys right from the bungalow veranda. Close by is a fantastic view point where you are able to overlook the tree canopy and the Ketambe valley and mountain all cowered with virgin forest.
From her you can make several treks, from daytrek to spot orangutans and other wildlife, to longer, including Hot spring, Lake Marpunga, Kapi area and Gunung Kemiri mountain (over 3000 above sea level). If you want you can also do whitewater rafting on Alas river. There are 2 bungalows with 12 rooms altogether and a separated restaurant building. All the rooms are spacious and airy with attach WC and bathroom (cool shower “mandi”). Outside the rooms there are an open big veranda where you can sit and relax in comfortable sofas and chairs. The price for a double room is from 100.000 – 150.000 RP. There is also one family room (4 persons) for 200.000 RP. Prices do not include food and drinks. The restaurant serves both local and western food. It’s possible to get a menu. We recommend the local food. There is also laundry service. The guesthouse is runned by the Mus family and staff.