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Kinabatangan Jungle Camp

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The accommodation is basic but has a/c --a necessity as you are in a jungle just 5 degrees north of the equator. The food is buffet self service and quite tasty and one dines al fresco on a platform above the above named river. But...More

Thank pyrolithos
Reviewed 24 November 2017

We had a two night stay here recently. I've visited this area many times previously, staying in much cheaper guesthouses or homestay. This time around we decided to fork out the extra money for something a little better, but was a little disappointed with the...More

Thank tom c
Reviewed 22 October 2017

The rooms and meals here are pretty basic (no wifi, no cell service, no air conditioning) but the rooms are clean, rustic, and mostly bug-free --other than the occasional one that might fly in as you open & close the door. We knew when we...More

Thank whereismare
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Mainly because of the guide. The lodge is somewhat in need of a bit of TLC. This however can be looked over. You are in the middle of the jungle, and no frills are needed. The manager Linda and her team were lovely, friendly and...More

4  Thank Lorna O
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We had a great stay here. We chose a 3 day 2 night option and that seemed like just the right amount of time, although I could happily have done an extra day if we had more time. We were picked up at the airport...More

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Valantar
19 June 2017|
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Response from paulabasinger11 | Reviewed this property |
The camp rents high rubber boots to use for a jungle hike. For all other activities sneakers are adequate.
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claudiadezeeuw
14 June 2016|
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Response from Donald19911991 | Property representative |
Dear Claudia, Morning trekking Morning river cruises and evening river cruises is included in the package as stated in the itinerary Return transfer from sandakan to Kjc is included However, transfer from Kjc to other... More
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"Be sure to bring your own good quality coffee or tea if you care about those things!"
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"You can get 360 deg view from the corner room"
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"Very Spacious rooms. Hot Water available During Set Times But Cold Showers Are Very refreshing in the Climate."
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"The rooms are basic but clean and well kept."
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