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Tungog Rainforest Eco Camp

Traveller (40)
Room & Suite (6)
Pool & Beach (1)
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“no electricity”(8 reviews)
“sticky rice”(3 reviews)
“tree planting”(3 reviews)
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Overview
Free Wifi
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Location and contact
PPM 538 Elopura | Kinabatangan, Sandakan 90200, Malaysia
9.2 km to Sandakan Airport
13 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the 3d2n package from sticky rice travel. Everything was arranged, transport, food,.. No need to worry about anything. The huts are basic, but you've got everything you need. Even a decent toilet! The shower is a bucket shower, but it is quite okay....More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank TatjanaL98
Reviewed 13 November 2018

The Tungog Rainforest Eco Camp is nestled along the banks of an ox-bow lake set back from the Kinabatangan River. Arriving along the river by boat the off grid camp is a short walk through the forest. The Eco Camp has been designed with maximum...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank NicholasH2068
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend chose this eco camp because it was reasonably priced and seemed like a good cause. Our guide Azman spoke great English and was so helpful and caring in ensuring we had a good stay. Eco camp accomodation was basic but very...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Had a great time. Note that the camp is basic: no electricity, sleeping in wooden cabin with a matras and mosqitonet but that's what made it great. I was bruching my theet and in the tree before me was a monkey eating. You're really in...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank VeroniquePt
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

What an experience! If you are looking for luxury this is not the place for you. If you are looking for an unforgettable experience directly run by locals, can’t recommend it more. There’s no electricity in camp, and facilities are minimal. But you have your...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank AWels
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About
Number of rooms
10
Also Known As
Tungog Rainforest Eco Camp Sandakan, Sabah
Location
Malaysia > Sabah > Sandakan Division > Sandakan
Number of rooms
10
Also Known As
Tungog Rainforest Eco Camp Sandakan, Sabah
Location
Malaysia > Sabah > Sandakan Division > Sandakan

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Traveller (40)
Room & Suite (6)
Pool & Beach (1)
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"These are cabins that have the living quarters on the top floor and bathroom facilities on the bottom floor."
kristinb283
20 Jul. 2018
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"I liked Cabin 9 (tucked up the back - away from shared bathroom though). On the forest side. Cabin 5 for..."
Sharon_Wildlife
6 Aug. 2014
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"a cabin near the bathroom is most convenient but none are nice"
Conservationalist
10 Jan. 2013
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"Some rooms are closer to the bathroom which makes it less treacherous if you have to go at night"
CommuniKatie
24 Dec. 2012
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