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    Tabin Wildlife Resort

    Jalan Tunku, Lahad Datu 91125, Malaysia
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    Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

    Its a very nice resort and the serve excellent food. The bungalows are located with hill or river view. The tour guides know the local wildlife very well. If you would do some hiking ask gor the Elefant Trail, a 2h walk trough the jungle...More

    Thank AlfioDP
    Reviewed 27 December 2016

    we stayed in chalets that are up from river that can involve over 60 steps! Next time id stay by river right in the resort . Accomodation very good and excellent guides. We found it very hard to know if this was the best reserve...More

    Thank ashley465
    Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

    I stayed in 3 wildlife resorts during my trip to Borneo and this was my favourite. Set in the middle of the jungle it really is a special and beautiful place. The 20 cabins are either hill and river side and each are equally as...More

    Thank Johnramsayoliver
    Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here two nights between kinabatangang and Borneo rainforest lodge. We had a great guide called Rachael who was very well informed and passionate about her job. We stayed in a hill lodge. It was pretty basic but it all worked. We had our...More

    3  Thank Pehbeansandchips
    Reviewed 28 October 2016

    The resort is lovely with good comfortable rooms. Ours was overlooking the river. All the staff at the resort were helpful and friendly and the guides are just brilliant with genuine enthusiasm for their local wildlife. I wish we could have stayed longer to see...More

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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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