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    Sukau Rainforest Lodge

    Sukau, Lower Kinabatangan River | 2 1/2 hours from Sandakan by boat, Malaysia
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    • Very good25%
    • Average5%
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    “pygmy elephants” (104 reviews)
    “the river” (252 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

    We saw the top five animals from here, Orangutang, crocodile, gibbon, Pygmy elephants, hornbill, their boats are the only ones we saw with electric motors used at times for very quiet cruising on the river. Lodge does have limited aircon, slow wifi, food catered for...More

    4  Thank Greg P
    Reviewed 12 September 2016

    Four of us spent three nights at the Sukau and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Nestled on the banks of the Kinabatangan River and a 2 hour boat ride from Sandakan, it is surrounded by forest teeming with wildlife. The boat tours were excellent and the...More

    1  Thank Downunder62
    Reviewed 8 September 2016

    We stayed 2D1N at this lodge as part of our tour with Borneo Eco Tours. We enjoyed it. The welcome was nice with the special juice and wipe towels. The intro from the owner was nice, entertaining and sincere. Our intention was to go in...More

    Thank drrep
    Reviewed 8 September 2016

    I had the good fortune of staying at Sukau Rainforest Lodge in early September. The lodge, the people and the wildlife were all beautiful! The lodge is very comfortable - especially given it is in the jungle with only boat access. Any more luxurious would...More

    Thank wanderlust32654
    Reviewed 6 September 2016

    The lodge is located right on the Kinabatangan River and accessible only by boat. It is operated by Borneo Eco Tours, the staff are enthusiastic and passionate about their cause. The rooms are quite basic and owners went to some lengths to provide a realistic...More

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    4 September 2017|
    Response from TimothyT_BET | Property representative |
    Hi Kacer, Much apologies as I've just seen your question. All the tours apart from the Orang Utan excursion to gomantong cave (if you take the orang utan search tour) are completely by river boat. That means that just plain... More
    Elizabeth M
    15 August 2017|
    Response from TimothyT_BET | Property representative |
    Hi Elizabeth, we can't wait to have you. In terms of amenities in the rooms, we provide soap/shampoo in the rooms via a dispenser in the interest of reducing plastic waste. The liquid cleanser is both a soap and shampoo... More
    5 August 2017|
    Response from TimothyT_BET | Property representative |
    Hi Steve. Bookings are open already but we havent released our 2018 rates just yet. You still can place a booking to secure the rooms first. We normally collect a deposit first then collect the rest once we let you know the... More
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