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    Kinabatangan Riverside Lodge

    Sukau 90200, Malaysia
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (223)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Dining (10)
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    Overview

    • Excellent34%
    • Very good43%
    • Average19%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Breakfast included
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Free Internet
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    Kinabatangan Jungle Camp
    157 reviews
    #1 of 2 Speciality lodging in Bilit
     
    Borneo Nature Lodge
    172 reviews
    #8 of 29 Speciality lodging in Sandakan
     
    Bilit Rainforest Lodge
    246 reviews
    #1 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Kota Kinabatangan
     
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    63 reviews
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Although the lodges are simple they are all you need with comfortable beds, plenty of hot water, very clean and we paid for air-conditioning. The food was fine with buffet style with choice,The wildlife is what you come for and that is what you get....More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    reasonable quality food and accommodation with a wonderful boardwalk around the whole complex which gets you up close with nature. Well worth a visit. it is well worth doing early morning and night time cruises to live the full experience when the wildlife is at...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I have seen some negative views on this place but am unsure what exactly people expected in such a remote location. Our room was clean and tidy. No AC but a good fan meant it wasn't necessary. The food was good with buffet style. Drinks...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had an amazing time here as part of a longer tour of Borneo. We stayed 2 nights and did 4 river cruises in search of wildlife. Although the rooms are slightly old the experience was amazing. It's all about the wildlife, the river cruises...More

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Even allowing for the location isolation we were pleased that our stay was for one night only. Wine can only be purchased by the bottle which is very annoying and a difficult policy to comprehend. Our big issue was the musty/smelly bed linen and pillows...More

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    Kinabatangan Jungle Camp
    157 reviews
    #1 of 2 Speciality lodging in Bilit
     
    Borneo Nature Lodge
    172 reviews
    #8 of 29 Speciality lodging in Sandakan
     
    Bilit Rainforest Lodge
    246 reviews
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    63 reviews
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Sabah >
    • Kinabatangan District >
    • Sukau
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    Traveller (223)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Dining (10)
    Pool & Beach (5)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    KamalaEJT
    Hello, is there a laundry service at the hotel? It is listed in the hotels amenities but a review said there wasn't any? Thanks
    4 April 2017|
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    Response from borneolover | Reviewed this property |
    No there was no laundry service, at least there was none last year. It is not a hotel, but a lodge with great service and food. Surely your best place to stay in Sukau. Have a great trip!
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    LadyJolanda
    Hi, Can you tell me if you needed any jabs for this trip please
    25 February 2017|
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    Response from Harriet B | Reviewed this property |
    Definitely Japanese Encephalitis and rabies
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    Kim H
    Hi can someone tell me what footwear we'll need for this lodge, and whether we'll need leech socks. We're staying for 3 days. Thanks! Kim
    23 January 2017|
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    Response from Scottishlady1 | Reviewed this property |
    There is no trekking at the Kinabatangan Lodge...you see everything from a boat on the river - as a result you actually get very close to the animals. There's only 100 yards or so or jungle along each side of the river so... More
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    Room Tips
    "Pay extra for air conditioning if available."
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    "We were with a group of about 7 other couples and all rooms appeared to be similar. all rooms are in the..."
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    "although you are in the jungle we slept well."
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    "Rooms 17A, 17B and 17C have aircon."
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