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Nature Lodge Kinabatangan

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  • Excellent52%
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is worth every cent! First of all book direct with them it’s muchhhhh cheaper than a tour agent. Stayed in hostels- clean, quiet and got air cons so lovely and cool. Food - amazing meals were huge and sumptuous. Choices of chicken and...More

Thank Cassandra S
Response from AlexanderYee, General Manager at Nature Lodge KinabatanganResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking time to give us your positive feed back, Cassandra. We work closely with several travel agents and their prices usually are rather competitive as well, adding other services within their prices (if its slightly higher than ours). Thank you for giving...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed stay, went on around 6 boat trips, and nailed all expected species. Pair of Buffy Fish-owls in grounds a real bonus. Boat guides all very competent. Room great, air-conditioned. Food fine, wholesome and tasty. Run by local people. Would use again. It would pay...More

Thank NorthNorfolkBirder
Response from AlexanderYee, General Manager at Nature Lodge KinabatanganResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feed back. The pair of buffy fish owls should be quire a sight. I seldom see them myself. Yes, it is a challenge to maintain the facilities within the rainforest and you are rather observant. We appreciate you choising to stay...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for 2N3D with pickup from Sandakan. Bus was waiting when we got to meeting point. Journey was fine - had a 1.5 hour stop in Sepilok for lunch and to collect some other people, which was maybe slightly long. Bus was also very...More

Thank Harriet J
Response from AlexanderYee, General Manager at Nature Lodge KinabatanganResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your positive feed back Harriet. Yes, we tend to get mosquitoes within the jungle and where required, our guests usually bring along their own mosquito repellant spray. Joe has since recovered ;) Take care.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I cannot put into words how much we LOVED staying at the Nature Lodge. It completed our expectations. The staff were so friendly and helpful - they made you feel so welcome. Our guide for boat trips and treks was a super informative guy (I...More

1  Thank LouiseH1980
Response from AlexanderYee, General Manager at Nature Lodge KinabatanganResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feed back Louise. Our staff remember you and appreciate you visiting us. Yes, when one is having a great time, time flies. Do have a safe onward travel and remember to help us to pass the words around. Thank you very...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Attention: Read if you travel on a budget and although want an outstanding jungle experience! We got to know this place from google and the reviews of previous customers, who were very satisfied. They said this place offers the cheapest and best packages for a...More

Thank SamuFN
Response from AlexanderYee, General Manager at Nature Lodge KinabatanganResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind feed back ;) We have been having issue with our neighboring lodge and hopefully one day they will come to their senses. Do have a safe onward trip. ALEX

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clark8882018
24 April 2018|
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Response from Cassandra S | Reviewed this property |
I paid rm450 for 2 nights in the hostel, transfers to and from the airport, all boat rides, forest walks and meals included in that price super good price when booked direct
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Mehak R
11 February 2018|
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Response from AlexanderYee | Property representative |
goto our facebook site and look for nasalis larvatus tours and contact from there please. TQVM
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Smadaes
6 August 2017|
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do go to insabah com. The answer does not allow us to include HTML or website links.
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"After speaking with other guests everyone was very happy with their rooms. The people staying the dorms were..."
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"Choose air-con rooms as the humidity is unbearable, but too bad for the environment."
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"Booking a room with air con helps"
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"Go for the deluxe cabins - air conditioning is appreciated!"
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