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    Sukau Rainforest Lodge

    Sukau, Lower Kinabatangan River | 2 1/2 hours from Sandakan by boat or overland, Malaysia
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    • Excellent68%
    • Very good25%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “pygmy elephants” (108 reviews)
    “the river” (262 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    21 - 25 of 644 reviews

    Reviewed 30 October 2017

    We really enjoyed our short 2 night stay with borneo eco tours. Lodge staff were lovely. The food was pretty good really if you are quick!...its a bit of rush when the gong goes. I wonder if splitting dinner sittings into 2 would work better...More

    Thank Bted
    Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

    Overall we enjoyed our stay here but it certainly did not feel current in terms of being an award winning eco-lodge. We did night cruises as well as the early morning and late afternoon trips and had good sightings. We loved the little tributaries and...More

    1  Thank Dwooda
    Reviewed 25 October 2017

    We recently stayed here on a Borneo Eco Tour 3D2N package. The trip organisation was excellent and we had Jamil as our guide. As many have said the fun part is getting to the lodge is the boat trip. Sakau is for me as you...More

    Thank HappySue
    Reviewed 20 October 2017

    Recently stayed at this lodge as part of a Borneo Eco Tour. Although we were first given a twin room, this was quickly and professionally fixed as soon as I asked for a king room. The customer service was exceptional! The food was good in...More

    Thank Jacquie R
    Reviewed 14 October 2017

    This Lodge on the river side in the middle of rain forest was unique. Plenty of space to walk on the boardwalks, friendly staff and excellent guide (Fernando) on the river boat trips, of which there were many. We saw lots of wild life, including...More

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    • Free Internet
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • 40
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    • Malaysia >
    • Sabah >
    • Kinabatangan District
    • Also Known As
    • Sukau Rainforest Hotel Sabah ,
    • Sukau Rainforest Lodge Kinabatangan District, Malaysia - Sabah
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    travel_addict14
    18 January 2018|
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    Response from girlinagirdle | Reviewed this property |
    Yes! Everyone wears a life jacket.
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    bigbum0204
    12 January 2018|
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    Response from TimothyT_BET | Property representative |
    Hi big, Unfortunately you'll need at least 2 nights there to make the journey worth the while. We have fixed departures on our boat and van transfers due to the 2.5hr distance each way to where the wildlife are located on... More
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    Maryanne1985
    10 January 2018|
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    Response from TimothyT_BET | Property representative |
    Hi Maryanne, Thanks for reaching out. Both Caley and NALondon are spot on. We'll handle all your luggage arrangements so feel free to travel as you normally do. If you have the option of leaving some suitcases in a hotel in... More
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