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    Nature Lodge Kinabatangan

    Kampung Bilit, Sandakan, Malaysia
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Did the 3 days, 2 nights here and it was a lot of fun. Was extremely thankful that the pick up was able to wait for our bus to arrive from kota kinabulu national park! As we were running a bit behind on schedule! Got...More

    Thank DaisyN91
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Well, here we have an accommodation in the rainforest that has an average good mark on TripAdvisor and the owners guess it is enough. When one reads an advertisement prior booking, one imagines to observe the wild life. Here comes the first disappointment: not much...More

    Thank Marykar
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Nature Lodge was full of large groups of English teenagers on school trips when we stayed - they seem to have a deal going with Outlook Expeditions. Meal times were like a school canteen and you had to get there well before the advertised meal...More

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

    Thank you for your feed back Rednot Tan. We will look into the comment on water being replenish if you have run out. Did you not have water to drink on your second day? We don't recall any guests complaining of thirst actually. With regards...More

    Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

    Just spent two nights three days at the lodge. All in all it was a good three days. We had a private cabin which was comfortable but the bathroom could have been cleaner. Our guide joe was very knowledgable and easy to get along with....More

    Thank JLS1023
    Response from AlexanderYee, General Manager at Nature Lodge KinabatanganResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your positive feed back. We have moved into our busiest traveling months and endevoured to keep up with our service standards. And we are glad you enjoyed your stay. Have a safe onward travel. Regards

    Reviewed 10 July 2017

    The Nature Lodge is a decent option for doing the river cruise on the Kinabatangan. There are a number of resorts in the vicinity and most of them seem to have a similar format, i.e. you check-in in the afternoon, go for a cruise at...More

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    Response from AlexanderYee, General Manager at Nature Lodge KinabatanganResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your positive feed back Sid. Yes, most of the operators offer almost similar packages. The quality of the guides tend to determine a lot, the success of your trip. Their ability to spot the wildlife and explain these sightings to you often...More

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    Smadaes
    6 August 2017|
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    Response from AlexanderYee | Property representative |
    do go to insabah com. The answer does not allow us to include HTML or website links.
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    abs_j1989
    2 June 2017|
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    Response from AlexanderYee | Property representative |
    If it rains, which is often, sport sneaker wont help as the water will soak thru. The walk Can be interesting as we do see bird life as well as nest of orang utans. BTW just Last week, the village development team (newly... More
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    It depends on the size of the boat you have been assigned, ranging for 10-14 persons.
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    "Higher numbered rooms are furthest from the dorm which is where the school groups stay."
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    "Agamid Chalets 1 and 2 have river facing views. The rest of the chalets are located a little behind."
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    "The chalet with AC is very comfortable"
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    "choose an aircon room"
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