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Sukau Rainforest Lodge

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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Family holiday with children aged 9 & 6. We shared one of the original lodge rooms with an extra bed, which was tight but fine, air con was great. Guides & staff were all excellent. Fast boat is 2.5 hours to the lodge without stops....More

Thank DaveS10000
Reviewed 4 days ago

I stayed 2 nights here and I had the most memorable experience. It was just cool and awesome to relax in the rainforest after having climbed Mount Kinabalu. I stayed in Sir David Attenborough's room, very spacious and clean. The food was delicious and the...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This proved to be a let down in terms of accommodation. We stayed in a superior room. It was pretty small and claustrophobic as it didn't let in much natural light....consequently the room felt dark and small. The beds were very uncomfortable. The bathroom was...More

Thank BombayGlobetrotter77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing experience we had staying in Sukau Rainforest Lodge. The atmosphere was so relaxing and tranquil. The sounds of the rainforest, the boat trips on the Kinabatangan river, the sights of the wildlife, were incredible. Our guide Suhailie was so knowledgeable and passionate...More

Thank Barbie M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We truly had a great experience in Sukau. The hotel had fantastic staff and really good food. The animal tours on the river were amazing. We saw 5 different types of monkeys on the river tours and got a close en counter with an orangutan...More

Thank Linnea P
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Holidaymad
14 April 2018|
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Response from TimothyT_BET | Property representative |
Hi Holiday, Yes absolutely. Our usual practice for all our guests is that we bill any drinks/additional charges you may have during your stay to your room and you simply need to settle them before you leave. Ideally, we ask... More
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travel_addict14
18 January 2018|
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Hi travel_addict, Yes absolutely. Everyone especially the children are provided life jackets. We have more than enough kid sized life jackets for everyone that comes. They can be slightly large for a 2yr old but still... More
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bigbum0204
12 January 2018|
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Response from TimothyT_BET | Property representative |
Hi big, Unfortunately you'll need at least 2 nights there to make the journey worth the while. We have fixed departures on our boat and van transfers due to the 2.5hr distance each way to where the wildlife are located on... More
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"The villas are definitely preferable."
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"Villas are more secluded and easier to see the jungle."
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"For this price, choose a different lodge on the river, there are so many good looking ones, that are way less..."
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"All of the rooms are amazing; zero complaints."
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