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    Osman's Homestay

    Kinabatangan river, a few minutes by boat from Sukau village, Sukau, Malaysia
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good14%
    • Average3%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible7%
    Travellers talk about
    “his wife” (28 reviews)
    “sense of humour” (12 reviews)
    “local family” (6 reviews)
    Breakfast included
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    11 - 15 of 86 reviews

    Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

    My friend and I stayed here for 3D4N and we loved it! Communication beforehand was seemless via WhatsApp. The house can only be reached by boat from Sukau jetty (5min) and from its veranda one has a beautiful view of the Kinabatangan river. The rooms...More

    Thank Beatrice1992
    Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

    My partner and I stayed with Osman and his family for two nights. They had organised a driver to pick us up from the Sukau junction after busing from Semporna. This was seamless using WhatsApp. We were incredibly impressed and thankful for the outstanding homely...More

    Thank michaela-evans-NZ
    Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

    Osman....what can I say...staying with your wonderful family and you was a privilege in itself...each and every family member including Yenti and the kids were very gracious and warm towards us...the food was really good, including the vegetarian dishes...we saw so many wonderful animals, reptiles...More

    Thank ubertraveler2016
    Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

    I stayed at Osman's for 3 nights and overall really enjoyed my trip! I was the only one staying at the time and only called he day before I came, but Osman still took care of me and I got to see amazing animals. His...More

    Thank Sam M
    Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

    First of all I have to thank Osman and his wife again for making our stay very special.  We are a German couple and did stay there for 3 nights and 4 days.                                                        Staying at Osman's house means you do have your private room...More

    Thank Annekathrin2017
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Number of rooms
    • 4
    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Sabah >
    • Kinabatangan District >
    • Sukau
    • Also Known As
    • Osman's Homestay Sukau, Kinabatangan District
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    loopysilvette
    11 July 2017|
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    Response from Beatrice1992 | Reviewed this property |
    This is his wife's phone number: +60 (0) 19 841 5259. Her name is Yanti, she is extremely helpful and responds very quickly to messages on WhatsApp. I'm not sure if staying in another lodge is possible - it's probably less... More
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    17 March 2015|
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    Response from Patrizia S | Reviewed this property |
    Don't go there!Hi! Two days ago my boyfriend and I were at Osman's Homestay. First: the prices and the activities are different. It is 70rm per person for one night including meals and 50rm per per person for one trip on the... More
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    "Join in for as many boat rides as possible - they're so cheap and the more you do, the more chances of..."
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    "The rooms are basic, clean and have pedestal fans. Shared bathroom and western toilets."
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    "Rustic cabin on the river"
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