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Tabin Wildlife Resort

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

We stayed 3 nights at Tabin and loved it. We chose the general package and enjoyed the activities like the mud volcano, but as birdwatchers we were always looking for wildlife and our guide Rafel was extremely accommodating. He took us for an extra 3...More

Thank redmill
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

After reading previous reviews, we stayed 3 nights here in one of the river cabins. While not deluxe accommodation, it was quite spacious with a lovely balcony overlooking the river and amazing air conditioning- which is a must for drying clothes after hiking in the...More

Thank Tigsy B
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Its a very nice resort and the serve excellent food. The bungalows are located with hill or river view. The tour guides know the local wildlife very well. If you would do some hiking ask gor the Elefant Trail, a 2h walk trough the jungle...More

Thank AlfioDP
Reviewed 27 December 2016

we stayed in chalets that are up from river that can involve over 60 steps! Next time id stay by river right in the resort . Accomodation very good and excellent guides. We found it very hard to know if this was the best reserve...More

Thank ashley465
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

I stayed in 3 wildlife resorts during my trip to Borneo and this was my favourite. Set in the middle of the jungle it really is a special and beautiful place. The 20 cabins are either hill and river side and each are equally as...More

Thank Johnramsayoliver
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Gooner_119
6 May 2015|
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Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
That depends on where you start from in the morning. It is 1h+ drive from Lahad Datu. I'm sure they offer game drives/walks as a day activity. I would just give them a call and ask!
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We were there in June, Which is considered in drier season. However, it still rained quite a bit, especially in the afternoon and at night. But the rain is usually hard and short. I heard that the resort did cancel tours... More
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"Hillside lodge rooms are quiet and wonderful privacy (except for Monkey visits)"
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"River views are nice"
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"River View are on the level"
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"Hill Lodges have 70 plus stairs to climb. River lodges do not."
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