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Sepilok Nature Resort

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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sun bear”(93 reviews)
“small lake”(26 reviews)
“night walk”(56 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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All reviewssun bearsmall lakenight walkrainforest discovery centreindividual chaletsfeeding timesmain buildinglovely lodgebeautiful place to staynature resortfive minute walkoverlooking the waterorang utan rehabilitation centrerooms are hugestayed here for nightsshower curtaingreat setting
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1 - 5 of 728 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

Check in was easy and prompt and our room was at the end of the pathway so lovely walk amongst the beautiful gardens. Room was well appointed with everything you need including a great verandah and a hammock. Only issue with the room is the...More

Thank millsie58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fabulous place to stay, you really are in the middle of the jungle. A fantastic place to unwind and relax, overlooking a lake and the sounds of the jungle all around. The staff and food were all superb. Not much to do in...More

2  Thank NigelM63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for three nights with our two children aged 11 and 9. The chalets are lovely, and the place itself is fantastic. It is surrounded by forest and on our first afternoon there two orangutans came into the resort from behind our chalet....More

1  Thank Tacey A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was really sweet, lots of private cabins, very cute indeed. It was just minutes away from the Sun Bear and Orangutan Sanctuary and there are plenty of local tours so loads to do. The staff were absolutely brilliant even on a night when...More

Thank Debra Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of this resort is fantastic if you are planning a visit to the orangutang sanctuary. We stayed for 2 nights and visited the sanctuary and RDC on our first day and must admit we were a little bored on the second – there...More

Thank AMD087
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$39 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$39 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (773)
Room & Suite (123)
Dining (50)
Pool & Beach (4)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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shar0nC67
1 August 2018|
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Response from GG1974 | Reviewed this property |
We were in number 24 or 25, right round at the end of the resort. The lodge was lovely and overlooked the lake. You will love this place!
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catkar523
18 July 2018|
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Response from GG1974 | Reviewed this property |
We used Jungle Formula plus there was a bug spray in our room at Sepilok which we used. Didn't get bitten once - our medical advice was anti-malarial not necessary.
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Tracy S
6 July 2018|
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Response from treking | Reviewed this property |
There are many taxis waiting for riders at Sepilok in the shared parking area of the Sunbear and Orangutan Rescues. In April 2018, it cost us 50 MYR to go the reverse route from Central Sandakan to the sanctuaries for a... More
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"Ask about room privacy eg wall and door instead of curtain between bedroom and bathroom"
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"Try for rooms furthest away from the reception area"
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"Villa 23 was well maintained - and as far off from reception area as possible."
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"Ask for a resort view, which gives a view over the lake. Some chalets face into the jungle."
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