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Rimba Orangutan Eco Lodge

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Sekonyer River Kumai, Pangkalan Bun Indonesia See on map
AMENITIES
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated on the Sekonyer River at the edge of Tanjung Puting National Park, and about two hours from Kumai, this rustic timber lodge strikes a delicate balance between resort and jungle hut. While it is quite basic, and in need of some room maintenance, my...More

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Response from ecolodgesindonesia, Owner at Rimba Orangutan Eco LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your report on our Rimba Orangutan Eco Lodge. This lodge was built in 1989 in a local Dayak style. We bought it in 2004 and have not changed it. However we have virtually rebuilt it including a state of the art solar...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very basic lodge. You can't expect it to be like a Ritz. But my room had air conditioning, a clean bed, mosquito netting and a private bath with an excellent hot shower. I couldn't ask for any more. The staff at the...More

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Response from ecolodgesindonesia, Owner at Rimba Orangutan Eco LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your report on your stay at our Rimba Orangutan Eco Lodge. This is a 24/7 solar powered eco lodge enabling comfort in a lowland forest situation. We thank you for your comments about our staff and agree with you re their English...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent an incredible 3 days and 2 nights in Tanjung Puting. Our nights were spent at the Rimba Orangutan Eco Lodge and our days were spent on the Rimba Princess klotok (houseboat). The entire adventure exceeded our expectations. There was never a dull moment....More

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Response from ecolodgesindonesia, Owner at Rimba Orangutan Eco LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review of your experience with us. You have captured the magic of the Rimba and our boats. We especially thank you for your comments about our guide Eros (thank you Eros) who under Ucok Hakim have formed a unique team...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently stayed here for 3 nights on a tour of Tanjung Puting. The staff were very shy, yet friendly. The food was good, beds clean and comfortable and a much deserved hot shower. It isn't 5 star but just think about where you are....More

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Response from ecolodgesindonesia, Owner at Rimba Orangutan Eco LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments. All our staff are local villagers or within a 22km radius of the lodge. Our company unashamedly employ only locals as a Conservation measure as we believe the best way to save the orangutan is through sustainable jobs dependent on...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018

We stated three nights in the Lodge (and one onboard a local boat). The room was clean and had hot showers which is ideal after a day out in the hot sweaty National Park tracking the local fauna. Choice of food is limited but not...More

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Response from ecolodgesindonesia, Owner at Rimba Orangutan Eco LodgeResponded 25 August 2018

Thank you for your remarks on your stay at our Rimba Orangutan Eco Lodge. This lodge is powered 24/7 by solar power and staffed by local villagers. Thank you for your support

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Description
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
 
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
HOTEL STYLE
Safe, Quaint
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
30
PRICE RANGE
USD 65 - USD 80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
IndonesiaKalimantanCentral KalimantanPangkalan Bun
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Traveller (288)
Room & Suite (50)
Dining (16)
Pool & Beach (11)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Happy794
7 October 2018|
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Response from Melissa M | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is just location on the property and view. Diamond room has more privacy, less people walking past.
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Clare10708
8 August 2018|
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Response from _christiane_domen_cd | Reviewed this property |
We stayed 3 nights in the lodge. The Emerald room has airco. The beds on the boat were really comfortable but no mosquito nets. Staying on the river in the night could become very unpleasant .. Also in the lodge you can... More
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Tomocomoto
11 May 2018|
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Response from Rabia E | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, ı dont have an idea about it😌
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"Gibbon 1 is closest to reception."
Travelgypsyisme
3 weeks ago
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"I'm not sure that the top level room is worth the extra charge. Just go for the AC."
lshane68
28 Jul. 2018
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"Emerald room has airconditioning"
_christiane_domen_cd
12 May 2018
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"If low season, request not to have anyone in the room beside you as the walls of the bathrooms are not..."
Katherine1964
18 Mar. 2018
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