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Sepilok Nature Resort

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, lets start with the basics..Sepilok Nature Hotel isn't a grandiouse hotel, it's not a boutique hotel or a place where you dress for dinner or hang around making small talk about the price of shares or the size of your BMW's engine. This is...More

2  Thank VincentWoodward
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved this place! A short walk to the sanctuaries. Beautiful teak wood chalet overlooking the lake. The staff was wonderful and helpful, the food was great and reasonably priced, although portions seemed huge for breakfast and small for dinner. Try the Roti Prata -...More

1  Thank clinesmiths
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful location. The accommodation is spacious and well appointed with glorious rainforest scenery all around. The rooms are spacious, the showers deliciously hot, the restaurant very good indeed and the staff are delightful. The real benefit is the peace and quiet and attractive design...More

1  Thank lynneb121
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived late and were allocated the last bungalow that was across the lake from the restaurant. We felt it was quite overlooked and lots of people had to walk past to get to their rooms. They were really obliging and showed us a second...More

3  Thank geronimoturtle
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Right next door to the Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre you truly feel you are in a jungle especially after the bustle of Kota Kinabalu. The staff were really lovely and we had a great guide by the name of Sherul take us through the Rehab Centre....More

3  Thank Wendy B
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 42 - USD 87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 42 - USD 87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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allykerr1
8 February 2018|
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Yes...if you are a family or have children they typically give you two level townhome. no air con upstairs but big space. I would email directly and ask then book your room. They are very accommodating. If you are a couple... More
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devonlady972
20 January 2018|
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Response from Kevin G | Reviewed this property |
I agree with above post - 2 days is insufficient in Borneo. So much to see and do and Sepilok, although good, is way down my list after a recent trip to Borneo. Danum Valley and Kinabatangan River were brilliant with many... More
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bigbum0204
8 January 2018|
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Response from Claire K | Reviewed this property |
Just get a taxi. There’s a desk in the arrivals hall which sells tickets for taxis solely to sepilok. You buy your ticket and then go to the taxi queue. Alternatively you can get a ‘grab’ taxi which is similar to Uber... More
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