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    Lupa Masa Beach

    Jalan Pantai Jamal, Kudat 89050, Malaysia
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    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          Traveller (37)
          Pool & Beach (9)
          Room & Suite (5)
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          Overview
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          • Average20%
          • Poor0%
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          Travellers talk about
          “la playa” (3 reviews)
          “bad luck” (2 reviews)
          “secret place” (2 reviews)
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Restaurant
          Bar/Lounge
          Wheelchair access
          Shuttle Bus Service
          Free Wifi
          Air Conditioning
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          North Borneo Biostation
          102 reviews
          #1 of 11 B&Bs / Inns in Kudat
           
          Tommy's Place, Tip of Borneo
          182 reviews
          #6 of 11 B&Bs / Inns in Kudat
           
          Gaya Island Resort
          1,061 reviews
          #1 of 3 hotels in Pulau Gaya
           
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          3,604 reviews
          #5 of 91 hotels in Kota Kinabalu
           
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          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          We enjoyed the three-night stay at Lupa Masa Longhouse, a Rungus longhouse in Kampung Bavang Jamal (Bavang Jamal village). From here, it is only a 10-min walk to Bavang Jamal beach (GPS: 6.993149, 116.727974). 'Bavang' means river in Dusun language. Such longhouses are quite a...More

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          A TripAdvisor Member
          10 reviews
          Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

          Hello- I'm a solo traveler and it was hard to find due to lack of information, so my review will focus on 'how' to get here! (Note: there's NO phone service so it's hard for Roland to answer straight away, this isn't his fault so...More

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          Reviewed 12 July 2016

          Roland and his family are your hosts. You will eat breakfast, lunch and dinner with them. You either get lucky, or have bad luck. You eat what they manage to catch for you, which is really fantastisc. One dat we had lobster for lunch, the...More

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          Reviewed 29 June 2016

          The name 'Lupa Masa' which means forget time, definitely suits this place. My friends and I enjoyed our 1 night stay here. It was like back to basics as it really gives one the opportunity to connect with nature and people around you while you...More

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          Reviewed 20 January 2016

          I stayed with this small community a few years ago helping build the long house and i have to stay the people are amazing so hospitable and kind i cant thank them enough. its such a wonderful place to experience its got all the best...More

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          North Borneo Biostation
          102 reviews
          #1 of 11 B&Bs / Inns in Kudat
           
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          182 reviews
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$16 - US$23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 6
          • Location
          • Malaysia >
          • Sabah >
          • Kudat
          • Also Known As
          • Lupa Masa Beach Kudat, Sabah
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          Traveller (37)
          Pool & Beach (9)
          Room & Suite (5)
          Dining (1)
          Hotel & Grounds (25)
          Family and Play Areas (2)
          Bathroom (1)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Ruzie O
          Hi. Is the beach open to public? Can we go there for a day trip? Thank you.
          6 November 2016|
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          Response from | Reviewed this property |
          Hello- yes you can- it's open from 'the secret place' entrance
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          LadyBirdViper69
          Is there a contact number of Roland for chit chat as I would like to know what items we can bring for donation to this place or villagers.
          10 October 2016|
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          Response from | Reviewed this property |
          Unfortunately I don't have his contact details anymore- however, he could use some insect repellent, toys for the kids (maybe English books), new pillows, a powerboard ummmm I think that's it :)
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          Belle Maxwell E
          Hi, can we camping there?
          5 April 2016|
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          Response from Sandi272 | Reviewed this property |
          You can camp on the beach there. They can provide tents.
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          "There are 4 rooms separated by thin walls, no difference between them."
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          "No difference"
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          "Book early as there are only 4 rooms in the longhouse"
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          "Book early because they only have 4 rooms, but Roland said they will be opening private chalets next year!"
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