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Shenzhen, China
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We came here on a school trip and had a great time. Our 6 year old had so much fun! The site is in the jungle and very charming. Whether or not it is authentic I couldn't possibly evaluate, but a lot of fun! The host, Howard, was absolutely perfect in the way he taught and cared for his guests....

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South America
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I had an amazing three night stay here. Days consisted of lazying away on the beach at the Tip Top restaurant, snorkelling, mingling with other guests, and eating delicious food. At night I stayed in the newly built longhouse and went to sleep and woke up to the sounds of the jungle. Great stay. Howard is an incredible host who...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing time at Tampat Do Aman, with my 2 friends. Howard (The host) was really accomodating whenever you saw him, he's got a big heart and doing a lot of good things for the local community. The accomodation itself was really nice, bamboo long houses all made by the staff and volunteers and open roof showers so you...

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TampadtdoAman, Owner at Tampat Do Aman Jungle Camp, responded to this review

Lies, " thank you " for taking the time to review us and adding your positive comments , I / We really appreciate it . We wish you all the very best and look forward to seeing you back up here again . With best wishes, Howard

Hulland Ward, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I really was searching for a place in Southeast Asia like Thailand back 20 years ago, and I finally found it. Think acres of fine white beach all to just the dozen people staying here usually and a scattering of local fishing boats. Our obliging host, Howard has laid on lots of things to do, but this really is a...

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New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went there for 4 days in September expecting to enjoy many of the onsite activities on offer. The outdoor jungle bathroom had not been cleaned once during my time and rubbish were all over the sink (there was no bin). The owner was away at the time, maybe it made a difference. I was checked in in a dirty...

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tampatdoaman, Owner at Tampat Do Aman Jungle Camp, responded to this review

Stephanie , I am sorry to hear that you did not have a good time with us last year . I am not too sure as to where I was but must have been away somewhere . I was pretty surprised about the room comments and I shall look into this and ensure that this does not happen again ,...

Dieren, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I been here for couple days and recommend it! The pick up and the drive back to kudat was perfect. The people are friendly and nice. i really feelt save and little like home. I love the little huts for myself. Thank you Howard and your team for the nice visit here.

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tampatdoaman, Owner at Tampat Do Aman Jungle Camp, responded to this review

Steffi, "Thank you " for taking the time to review our property and your stay , we are very happy that you had a good time with us and we wish you all the very best for your onward travels , stay safe and enjoy . With best wishes, Howard

Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

If you go to tampat do aman there is no reason to go back home or elsewhere... The host is super friendly and very helpful. The beaches at the tip of Borneo are super clean and there are hardly no guests, so we could walk on the beach for two hours without meeting anybody else. The food at the tip...

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tampatdoaman, Owner at Tampat Do Aman Jungle Camp, responded to this review

Jonas, " Thank you" for the positive review , we are happy that you had a great time with us and enjoyed the food . I am also happy that you realize that we do a lot for the local community and possibly saw some of this in action . Anyway we wish you all the very best with your...

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Tampat Do Aman is not only a great place to experience the dense jungle, traditional style house, and sustainable tourism. By staying here you also support plenty of important projects that Howard carries around Rungus village. These include nature conservation and community development (among others) so give some support! The beach is truly amazing, undisturbed and relaxing. Just use some...

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tampatdoaman, Owner at Tampat Do Aman Jungle Camp, responded to this review

Maggru, "Thank you ' for your positive review and comments , I shall pass on the goodness to the crew in the kitchen at Tip Top . I am with you on the bikes , I miss having them and allowing guests to get out and explore , I have been looking at getting them back again but with the...

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Hi I would like to thank Howard and his staff for a very enjoyable 4 night stay, the accommodation in the longhouse is basic but perfectly fine and clean, but the service and welcome you get is wonderful.Tampat Do Aman is a 20 minute pleasant walk to the beach but Howard runs a shuttle service very regularly, The area is...

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tampatdoaman, Owner at Tampat Do Aman Jungle Camp, responded to this review

Dave, "Thank you "[ for the positive review , we are very glad that you enjoyed your stay with us , I shall pass on your goodness to the crew as I know that they will appreciate it . Hoping that you are having some great and safe travels , Howard and the TDA Crew

Reviewed 21 February 2017

We loved staying in Tampat do Aman! The hotel in the middle of the jungle is stunning and going to sleep or waking up with the bird sounds was very nice! They have the best price of the region, as per we've searched and the rooms are siple, nice and clean. Also, the open-air showers were different and we loved...

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tampatdoaman, Owner at Tampat Do Aman Jungle Camp, responded to this review

Bruno, A very good evening to you and "Thank you " for your recent review and very positive comments about Our place , Tampat Do Aman. I am very happy to hear that you had such a good time with us , you and Victoria are always welcome back any time and we do hope to see you both again....

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome friends. At the Tip of Borneo lies an Eco resort and jungle camp called Tampat Do Aman. In the local Rungus language this means "a place of friends".We are located by the only road that leads to this phenomenally beautiful coastline that stretches from the Tip of Borneo 10km to the south, incorporating eight of the best beaches Sabah has to offer. The area really is a jewel in the crown of Sabah. In Tampat Do Aman Tip of Borneo you will find : A Jungle camp (Traditional Rungus long House), A beach front restaurant and Bar (“Tip Top”) and an activities center. If you are a nature lover like us then there is lots to do here in Tip of Borneo. Our activities center offers bicycles and snorkeling gear for rent. There are different trekking and night tours happening and you can even take a course in Jungle Survival. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tampat Do Aman Jungle Camp

Address: Marang Parang | Tip of Borneo, Kudat, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > Kudat
Price Range: $13 - $27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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Tampat Do Aman Jungle Camp Kudat, Sabah
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