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Barefoot Sukau Lodge

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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good40%
  • Average27%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
26 Oct 2016
“Cheap place next to the river”
10 Aug 2015
“Great service, right on the river”
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    Reviewed 27 October 2016

    We didn't choose this place but it was in our trip. The location is perfect because in right next to the river. The lodge is cheap so don't expect too much. It is simple and don't forget you are IN the nature! If oyu are...More

    Thank resnati
    Reviewed 10 August 2015

    We stayed for 3 nights/4 days while in the area to spot wildlife. The accomodation and food is basic, but service is very friendly, with great boat rides. Afternoons can easily be spent with a book lounging on the deck, and relaxation seems to be...More

    Thank Kevernscott
    Reviewed 2 July 2015

    We were really looking forward to this but were very disappointed by our experiences. Having handed over 1000 MYR on arrival (3 D2N for two people + return transport to Sandakan) we were told we couldn't even have a cup of tea before 6 pm......More

    3  Thank Andrea L
    Reviewed 21 March 2015

    What a find! I stayed at Barefoot Lodge (recommended by a family friend) with my husband and his parents for two nights and had a truly wonderful stay. The lodge's location is absolutely breathtaking, situated alongside the river, running through the rainforest. Our rooms were...More

    Thank Claire P
    Reviewed 14 November 2014

    If you're fine with roughing it with the accommodations, and love adventures and wildlife, this should be a place you should to visit. The other tourists along with the staff are very friendly, and there is wildlife everywhere. You should definitely take their river tours,...More

    Thank Lyza G
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    10
    Location
    Malaysia > Sabah > Kinabatangan District > Sukau
    Also Known As
    Barefoot Sukau Hotel Sukau
    Barefoot Sukau Lodge Kinabatangan District
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    Ian N
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    Note that Trip Advisor will not allow contact information to be posted. In September 2014 I made my reservation at Sukau by email, but that domain is no longer active. I suggest searching for their phone number and giving... More
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    "It's about nature. Do not expect great rooms."
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    "The lodge is near enough to a mosque to hear the calls to prayer. if you're a light sleeper, bring..."
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    "Make up your own mind. I told my story as I experienced it."
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    "If you can try and do all three cruise (afternoon, night & morning)"
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