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    Tabin Wildlife Resort

    Jalan Tunku, Lahad Datu 91125, Malaysia
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I stayed here three days and two nights in november, out of season, but what a treat. First of all : you're in the middle of the jungle, it takes quite a bumpy ride to get here, but it's worth it. All lodges are stand-alone...More

    Thank Johan_Cauwels
    Reviewed 21 October 2017

    A few days at Tabin were a wonderful way to finish an amazing Sabah/Sarawak adventure. The draw here is the wildlife trekking and drives, and while accommodations are wonderful in concept, and acceptable in execution, the experience of getting deep into a remote forest/jungle experience...More

    1  Thank Hugh B
    Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

    The guides here were attentive and knowledgeable and the tours offered varying. The accommodation is basic and noisy due to having tin roofs. The food is very limited and was not to our taste. The staff were helpful and friendly.

    Thank fvr1021
    Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

    Beautiful setting in the middle of the rainforest. Cute little cottages overlooking a stream. Recommend river lodges as hillside lodges have lots of steps. Food & guides were brilliant. Guides were very attentive to our needs assisting usctramping through the rainforest. An added bonus was...More

    Thank Lisa C
    Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

    Stayed 4d3n package the guides were fantastic but place pretty run down......stayed hill cabin water from shower swamped whole bathroom......food barely edible except if u like rice or steamed vegetables. .....supposed fruit juice just cordial it seemed ...transfers very inflexible except if u want to...More

    Thank Tony W
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    • US$508 - US$557 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Lahad Datu
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    Gooner_119
    6 May 2015|
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    Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
    That depends on where you start from in the morning. It is 1h+ drive from Lahad Datu. I'm sure they offer game drives/walks as a day activity. I would just give them a call and ask!
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    Response from wenc12 | Reviewed this property |
    We were there in June, Which is considered in drier season. However, it still rained quite a bit, especially in the afternoon and at night. But the rain is usually hard and short. I heard that the resort did cancel tours... More
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    "Hillside lodge rooms are quiet and wonderful privacy (except for Monkey visits)"
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    "River views are nice"
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    "River View are on the level"
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    "Hill Lodges have 70 plus stairs to climb. River lodges do not."
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