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Proboscis Lodge Bukit Melapi

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Sandakan Sukau | Kinabatangan, Sandakan 90000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 13 December 2017

I wonder how people have had a bad experience here. Its a beautiful place. Great location, good/decent/clean rooms and friendly staff. Rooms are very clean and well kept. The bathrooms can be cleaner and water gets clogged a little, but I guess in a place...More

1  Thank Sachin_Rai_FB
Reviewed 19 April 2017

My husband and I stayed here on our recent visit to Sabah. We were here for the wildlife tours and did not need 5 star accommodation. You are sleeping here. The rooms were in need of refurbishment, no doubt, but were clean and fit for...More

2  Thank TracyandNeil
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

I cannot stress enough how terrible the experience was. Over half the units have any or all of no hot water, no air conditioning or no fan and power goes off daily. Even the guide said the place needs to be demolished. Friendly staff but...More

1  Thank Jackie S
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We stayed two nights at the Proboscis Lodge resort on the Kinabatangan River. Overall, we enjoyed our stay. The staff were very friendly and helpful and it was great value for money. However, there were many things that weren't as we expected from our booking....More

Thank Nickjc2015
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

If you are looking to choose a place on the river for watching wildlife, you will do very well here. Wonderful people. Our guide and boat driver Fendi was great at spotting. We saw wild Orangutan, python, all the types of monkey (lots) and more....More

Thank Randy98
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Conference Facilities
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
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US$158 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$158 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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myrtle12345
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Hi Ms Myrtle Warmest greetings from Bukit Melapi Lodge! Mosquitos is a common thing in the Tropics and our advise is for you to bring along your insect repellent or take any medicines as advised by your GP if required though... More
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"My group stayed from Room 1 to 5 and we didn't have any issues in those rooms"
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"We had number 8 lodge facing the river"
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"Fronting on to river."
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"If you get a chance see the Gomatong caves after 5pm. All the bats will be leaving the cave. Spectacular."
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