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Tabin Wildlife Resort

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  • Excellent43%
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

We really loved this lodge. The room was really nicely done, felt very old school in a good way and lots of care was taken to make the room feel home while we were there. Food was good and the omelettes cooked in the morning...More

Thank musesparrow
Reviewed 1 July 2018

When you arrive and stand on your villas deck and there are otters playing in the river below you know that this must be good. With the help of the resort guides and drivers we were shown Orangutan, Macaques, Gibbons, Pygmy Elephants, Hornbills, Snakes.etc etc....More

Thank Bryan B
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We stayed here for three nights while travelling around Malaysian Borneo. It is a long and bumpy drive along a gravel and mud track into Tabin Nature reserve and is somewhat disconcerting as on one side of the track are monotonous rows of oil palms...More

1  Thank SimonALeicester
Reviewed 31 May 2018

This place was the fourth move on our Sabah adventure and although it wasn't the most impressive and luxurious it was by far the most wonderful! We had a truly perfect time. Right from the start when we were shown to our hill accommodation (up...More

2  Thank Darling1980
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Tabin Wildlife Resort is a unique place but I hadn't realised how full on our 3D2N trip would be. My husband and I came with my parents, who are in the their mid 70's, and we soon realised this perhaps wasn't quite the trip we...More

2  Thank Holidaymad
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US$499 - US$582 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Holidaymad
14 April 2018|
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Response from Bird-Fanatic | Reviewed this property |
We used our credit card. No problem.
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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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"River lodges are easily accessed; Hillside lodges (some of them) are quite a climb away."
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"Request a room on the river unless you are very fit. The hill lodges have some steep steps."
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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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