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    Abai Jungle Lodge

    47 km from the river mouth of Kinabatangan River | Abai, Malaysia
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    04/02/2018 05/02/2018
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    1 - 5 of 269 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    The lodge is in a beautiful spot on he river. All boats leave from the same pier and stop at Abai Lodge for lunch and some people stay here while others go on to Riverside lodge. It's quite touristy but the staff are very friendly...More

    1  Thank geronimoturtle
    Response from sitoursborneo, Owner at Abai Jungle LodgeResponded yesterday

    Dear geronimturtle, Thank you for your feedback. Great to know you enjoy this place. Cheers~ Yeeveon from S I Tours and Abai Jungle Lodge

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Very good guides, on our way to the lodge we saw lots of elephants which we was very lucky to see and amazing to see as the are my favourite, the lodge is basic but has every thing you need, food is ok again buffet...More

    1  Thank Cherpaul
    Response from sitoursborneo, Owner at Abai Jungle LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Cherpaul, Thank you for your feedback. Great to know you enjoyed the tour, usually we do give some free leisure time for guest to explore around the lodge or rest. There are a lot of platforms with views, facing the river, towels for birdings...More

    Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

    A fantastic warm welcome from the staff. From arriving to departing. I asked for fresh milk. The girl literally ran to the kitchen. To get me some. Thankyou. Much appreciated. Friendly staff. Everything really clean. Great food. Locally produced. Yes. You are in the jungle....More

    Thank Catherine R
    Response from sitoursborneo, Owner at Abai Jungle LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Catherine R, Thank you for your feedback. We are very happy you enjoy staying at Abai Jungle Lodge! The accommodation is basic and built in the rainforest full of wildness. My little tips during the night, close up all the window will help minimize...More

    Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

    From the moment you arrive at the jetty to board the boat you receive the warmest welcome, the boat journey to the lodge is an amazing experience. On arrival at the lodge you are welcomed with open arms, all the staff friendly, kind and helpful....More

    Thank R0bb1e2014
    Response from sitoursborneo, Owner at Abai Jungle LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear R0bb1e2014, Thank you for your feedback! Great to know you enjoyed the stay at Abai Jungle Lodge, wish to see you again ;) Yeeveon from S I Tours and Abai Jungle Lodge

    Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

    Just spent the best time ever, visiting the orangutan sanctuary and several river trips showing extraordinary wildlife. Booked with Audley Travel. They provided excellent guides and a full itinerary. Just a great experience overall.

    Thank 466rosie
    Response from sitoursborneo, Owner at Abai Jungle LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear 466rosie, Thank you for your feedback. Hope you have a wonderful memory from Borneo~ Yeeveon from S I Tours and Abai Jungle Lodge

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    • Kinabatangan District
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    • Abai Jungle Lodge Kinabatangan District, Sabah
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    sarah b
    2 August 2017|
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    Response from sitoursborneo | Property representative |
    The net is not needed, there is international plug in every room.
    sarah b
    15 June 2017|
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    Response from Dave s | Reviewed this property |
    I didn't see any spiders or any other insects in the room. The place was fantastic would highly recommend
    13 March 2017|
    Response from sitoursborneo | Property representative |
    Hi Funnymo, Footwear recommend to wear during your stay at Abai Jungle Lodge would be good sportvshoe and casual sandal. There is beverage bar at the restaurant, it's purchased seperately (Ringgit Cash only)
    Room Tips
    "pre book air conditioning"
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    "All the chalets appear to be similar - being close to the main area was not a problem"
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    "You will need aircon if you can't stand the heat."
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    "Take a torch for your night-time walk and don't forget the Jungle Fever!"
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