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Permai Rainforest Resort

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Permai Rainforest Resort is an eco-resort set in pristine Borneo rainforest located by the beach at the foot of mystical Mount Santubong, Sarawak. Carefully designed to minimize impact on the natural environment, it offers a unique rainforest experience and a variety of activities from dolphin watching to high ropes courses and guided kayaking tours. Just 40 minutes from the Kuching, its an ideal way to experience Borneo.
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Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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I went there hoping to have a great start of 2019 but was disappointed with their services. I'll just put it in points. 1. Run down facilities. Poorly maintained. Saving grace = good shower heater. 2. Mosquitoes and sandflies everywhere. 3. On the night of my stay, a power
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We were so excited for this part of our journey, staying in a treehouse in the rainforest, activities, beach! However, there were pros and cons: Pros- you can’t fault the scenery and a treehouse is a really unique experience. We saw squirrels, snakes (a safe distance away!),
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We stayed here for 3 nights over the Xmas period. We went with some trepidation after reading the bad reviews on here- but we had a fantastic time. This is an eco lodge and NOT a 5 star hotel, so expectations should reflect that. The resort is in a stunning location, within
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This resort has small camping area on the far end of it territory . We had staying here for 4 nights with our own tent . It is very romantic and peaceful place . The rainforest descends from the steep slopes of the peninsula Santubong straight to the sea . There are 2 small but
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Firstly i would love to compliment the views and sceneries, but the memories are tainted by bad experiences. I rent a treehouse number 5 on 31/12/2018 and suppose to have a 3 nights stay. But had to check out early because of two things. First of all, the room, is was dusty
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Treehouse 4: Twin beds, wider than the standard single bed, and very comfortable!
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The Single Storey Cabin at the Permai Rainforest Resort
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The Single Storey Cabin at the Permai Rainforest Resort
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I believe so, but I didn't check the GPS to pinpoint exactly where we were. Yes the transport will pick you up at the hotel. The trip is organised by the hotel itself ... I believe min. 2 guests to run.
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There are plenty of things to do. There are 2 beaches, a pool filled by stream water, multiple streams to play in especially for kids and the walking tracks can be self guided. there are also kayaks and paddleboards for rent.
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We stayed 2 nights at a Tree House and did not experience any mosquitoes. There is however nets on the windows anyway. The staff advise you to keep windows closed anyway because of curious monkeys. Definitely need strong footwear if you plan to hike. Around the cabins is fine but the trails are muddy and rough. The ants do bite so would not recommend sandals
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"Don't go to anywhere that has Camp Permai brand on it."
"Great scenery, poor communication"
"Treehouses all face onto the sea, cabins are set further back."
"Make sure you get a tree house and if 4 of you request 2 tree houses"
"100% stay in a tree house (No.2 has the best view)"
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PRICE RANGE
US$85 - US$126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
permai rainforest hotel kuching
LOCATION
MalaysiaSarawakKuching
NUMBER OF ROOMS
39
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