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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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Free Wifi
Fitness centre
Business Centre
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Kinabatangan River, Sukau 88450, Malaysia
50.5 km to Sandakan Airport
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Reviewed 13 November 2012

We stayed at this lodge for one night whilst passing through and enjoyed the experience. We were picked up from Sandakhan and driven the two hours by the friendly owner, once arrived we had lunch, then did a river cruise and saw elephants, three different...More

Date of stay: October 2012
1  Thank Benpro
Reviewed 30 September 2012

Sukau like Danum (aka royal visit tour) seems to be commandeered by the "package tour" specialists which charge an exhorbitant amount locals probably don't get a minute fraction of. Forced then to web search backpackers knowing they wouldn't be paying this kind of money but...More

Date of stay: September 2012
5  Thank Nirvan A
Reviewed 24 September 2012 via mobile

We undertook the 2 night 3 day package. We were lucky as on a couple of occasions it was only ourselves and our guide on the river cruise trip. The river cruising was excellent each time staying over the allotted time allocated. Our guide was...More

Date of stay: September 2012
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Reviewed 4 August 2012

We were supposed to stay in Sukau Greenview B&B, but due to some problems we stayed at this place. Overall, the Barefoot lodge proved to be a good but a basic place to stay. Restaurant and river cruise are great. Food was average. Rooms are...More

Date of stay: July 2012
Thank Bah881
Reviewed 21 July 2012

We opted for the 2 day 1 night package and although a bit expensive, we got value for money! We got picked up from our lodge Paganakan Dii in an aircon people carrier, with our guide and two other girls who were also on a...More

Date of stay: May 2012
1  Thank Victoria Q
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Also Known As
Barefoot Sukau Hotel Sukau
Barefoot Sukau Lodge Kinabatangan District
Malaysia > Sabah > Kinabatangan District > Sukau
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Barefoot Sukau Hotel Sukau
Barefoot Sukau Lodge Kinabatangan District
Malaysia > Sabah > Kinabatangan District > Sukau
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Ian N
8 May 2015|
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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
Room Tips
"It's about nature. Do not expect great rooms."
6 Sep 2014
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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..."
18 Jan 2014
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"Make up your own mind. I told my story as I experienced it."
29 Sep 2012
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"If you can try and do all three cruise (afternoon, night & morning)"
20 Jul 2012
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