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    Nature Lodge Kinabatangan

    Kampung Bilit, Sandakan, Malaysia
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    Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

    Looking a bit tired this place is mainly for backpackers, does the same trips as everyone else though our guide spent a lot of time on his mobile phone, the whole area is ringed by palm plantations and only a 100m strip either side of...More

    Thank Tim B
    Response from AlexanderYee, General Manager at Nature Lodge KinabatanganResponded 19 October 2017

    Thank you for your feed back Tim The area is in fact facing lots of pressure from development. Plantations are taking over the natural habitats to satisfy the demand from developed countries. Perhaps when you next use a bar of soap, wash your hair with...More

    Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

    My stay here was fabulous and I cannot recommend it highly enough. The location is perfect, right on the edge of the river surrounded by jungle a real nature retreat. The staff are so friendly and helpful and you are made to feel welcome as...More

    Thank Lollybelle85
    Response from AlexanderYee, General Manager at Nature Lodge KinabatanganResponded 11 October 2017

    Thank you for your very positive feed back. We only wished that most of our guests appreciate us as you do. Some have seen elephants and yet not quite happy with the cruise. Every now and then, we do get traveler like yourself who arrived...More

    Reviewed 25 September 2017

    Came here as part of a tour. There are lodges all along this part of the river so there is a choice of accommodation styles if you are booking direct. Accommodation was basic but food good, especially the afternoon teas. The river safaris are what...More

    Thank Ladybug776
    Response from AlexanderYee, General Manager at Nature Lodge KinabatanganResponded 11 October 2017

    Thank you for your feed back ;) We are indeed glad that you saw the elephants. They come by once every 2-3 months. Regards

    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    Our guide Jonathan was excellent and he was so passionate about guiding and the animals. We hired a private guide and I recommend it if you dont like to spend the holiday with strangers in a boat. We saw lots of proboscis monkey's and macaques...More

    Thank AussieCanadian
    Response from AlexanderYee, General Manager at Nature Lodge KinabatanganResponded 25 September 2017

    Thank you for your visit and kind feed back. Yes, BRL at Danum Valley is a different class of its own and we too are glad you visited us first ;) Do enjoy your onward ravel. Regards

    Reviewed 8 September 2017

    River safaris were amazing and you will see so much wildlife on the kinabatagan river - apart from elephants, from my understanding you should go more down the river to increase your chances of seeing elephants, but you still see a lot and it is...More

    Thank c0nnielj
    Response from AlexanderYee, General Manager at Nature Lodge KinabatanganResponded 25 September 2017

    Thank you Connie for your positive feed back. We worked hard towards an enjoyable stay of our guests and your kind words keep us going. Regards

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    6 August 2017|
    Response from AlexanderYee | Property representative |
    do go to insabah com. The answer does not allow us to include HTML or website links.
    1 June 2017|
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    Response from AlexanderYee | Property representative |
    If it rains, which is often, sport sneaker wont help as the water will soak thru. The walk Can be interesting as we do see bird life as well as nest of orang utans. BTW just Last week, the village development team (newly... More
    15 April 2017|
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    Response from AlexanderYee | Property representative |
    It depends on the size of the boat you have been assigned, ranging for 10-14 persons.
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