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Manukan Island Resort

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  • Excellent46%
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  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“day trippers”(38 reviews)
“hillside villa”(11 reviews)
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Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We book our trip through Down Below. Everyone from the resort and Down Below were wonderful from the moment we stepped off the boat. After coming from a Thai island that was covered in trash, it was refreshing to see the attempt to clean up...More

2  Thank mabel_leen
Response from SuteraSanctuaryLodge, General Manager at Manukan Island ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to highlight your satisfaction during your recent stay. I am delighted that you enjoyed your trip. When you have time to spare; do check out our Facebook and Instagram for updates and promotions that might be of interest to...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018

The whole resort is luxury on a small scale and was very welcome after travelling around Sabah for over a week. The chalets are perfect with stunning views from the varander, comfortable beds, tea & coffee facilities and massive bathrooms. There are also exclusive beach...More

2  Thank Emma P
Response from SuteraSanctuaryLodge, General Manager at Manukan Island ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to highlight your satisfaction during your recent stay. I'm glad that you have enjoyed the chalet as well as the food and that our team was able to cater to your requests. When you have time to spare; do...More

Reviewed 28 April 2018

The only way onto the Island is by boat about 15 mins. but well worth the travel. Stayed here for two nights (not long enough) at the end of our Borneo Rainforest Adventure. The rooms were really luxurious. Had everything you could wish for, large...More

1  Thank terrigibbs89
Response from SuteraSanctuaryLodge, General Manager at Manukan Island ResortResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to highlight your satisfaction during your recent stay. We hope we can continue to bring wonderful experiences to our guests. When you have time to spare; do check out our Facebook and Instagram for updates and promotions that might...More

Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

We booked this resort through Down Below for a 3 night stay with 3 days diving. We were given a hillside villa which had 2 floors. Beautiful view and great facilities, the included breakfast is particularly good. The day visitors are noisy and untidy but...More

Thank Smiles186
Response from SuteraSanctuaryLodge, General Manager at Manukan Island ResortResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to highlight your satisfaction during your recent stay. We hope we can continue to bring wonderful experiences to our guests. When you have time to spare; do check out our Facebook and Instagram for updates and promotions that might...More

Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Nice and friendly resort and the only possible accommodation on Manukan island. Prices are high but should already include the boat transfer and breakfast. Please note that the charge for an out of schedule transfer is a bit excessive - 530MYR. Our room was spacious...More

1  Thank hazinheira
Response from SuteraSanctuaryLodge, General Manager at Manukan Island ResortResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to highlight your satisfaction as well as our shortcomings during your recent stay. We take account all your valuable comments and will definitely emphasize more staff training on product knowledge. When you have time to spare; do check out...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$146 - US$412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$146 - US$412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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shropshiretraveller9
12 June 2018|
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Response from SuteraSanctuaryLodge | Property representative |
Hi, yes we do have an electric kettle and a hairdryer in each room as well as WiFi connection. Best regards.
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carrottan
3 May 2018|
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Response from pragjohn | Reviewed this property |
Pool is okay, nothing great, but a good place to hang out during the day as it's reserved for guests
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waynehayes
7 April 2017|
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Response from ShaneAndRobbie | Reviewed this property |
As you arrive on the Island there is a section of the beach on the left hand side of the jetty which is just for in-house guests. The beach on the right hand side is invaded every day by hundreds of day trippers and is best... More
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"All are good and have sea views."
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"Hillside villas are very nice, but be prepared for a significant walk that includes lots of stairs."
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"Hillside Villas are much more private than beach villas. Definitely worth the extra money."
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"The hillside villas are located away from the walkway to the main beach so are quiet all day even when the..."
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