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Bilit Adventure Lodge

Lot 3A Gr. Floor Block 13, Jalan Tiga, Sandakan 90000 Malaysia
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#8 of 39 Speciality lodging in Sandakan
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Free breakfast
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English, Malay


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Lot 3A Gr. Floor Block 13, Jalan Tiga, Sandakan 90000 Malaysia
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Sandakan Airport49 kmSee all flights
Lahad Datu Airport52 kmSee all flights
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Talitha M wrote a review Feb 2020
Arnhem, The Netherlands1,934 contributions238 helpful votes
Went here on a 2N trip, great place! Stayed in the dorm (fan) but was the only one there. Booked through Sandakan Backpackers Hostel (385.00 is the walk in rate they offer) and it included 3cruises, all meals, 2nights and transfers. It was quite hot in the room and the fans are a bit noisy taking away of the silence of nature outside. Comfortable beds, friendly staff, great food (and so much). No signal, totally off the grid so great to just relax! Rivercruises were nice and there's some animals around the lodge as well, night walk was also fun!
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Travelled solo
callcrookie wrote a review Jan 2020
Oxford360 contributions114 helpful votes
We stayed here for a night whilst on a group tour. The lodge is located just a short motor boat ride away from Bilit village. The family who run it are very welcoming and can answer any questions. Bring your insect spray, as it will be needed! I was allocated a private room, which was well-kept. Although I didn’t find the bed comfortable, it was only a personal preference. The meals were good quality and had some variation compared with other local offers. Definitely stay here when in the area.
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Travelled with friends
Erkimi wrote a review Dec 2019
Wollongong, Australia145 contributions83 helpful votes
Set on the banks of the Kinabatangan River surrounded by the rainforest, we had an excellent 2 night stay at the Lodge and wished we'd stayed longer. The restaurant and sundeck overlook the river and are great places to sit and relax. We were fortunate enough to stay in brand new accommodation which was outstanding. Our 3 river cruises yielded plenty of wildlife including a wild orangutan, and we were rewarded with a rare glimse of a clouded leopard in 1 of our 2 night walks. The staff were excellent and the food was really good. Mosquitos are numerous so keep applying insect repellant.
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Date of stay: December 2019
Cassandra wrote a review Dec 2019
Brighton, United Kingdom47 contributions67 helpful votes
Very excited about this visit, but as we arrived by boat the guide remarked that the rain had caused the river to break its banks. What had been land was covered in water. The walk ways were hazardous as they were wet and slimy and I fell on one occasion and cracked my knee. Others in our group also slipped. One boat trip ended with a torrential downpour and we were all wet to the bone.Most of our night walks were cancelled due to the heavy rain fall and the one walk we did in the ‘jungle’ was a wasted of time. We saw nothing and just walked in mud and bitten by mosquitoes. I would avoid going here in the monsoon season.
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Travelled with friends
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christine w wrote a review Dec 2019
Wagga Wagga, Australia12 contributions13 helpful votes
What a great place for wildlife lovers. Comfortable accommodation, friendly staff and great experiences everyday. Right in the middle of the jungle. We were lucky enough to see the pygmy elephants on several occasions along with a plethora of other wonderful animals.
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Date of stay: February 2019
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US$179 - US$276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Bilit Adventure Lodge
What are some of the property amenities at Bilit Adventure Lodge?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and baggage storage.
What food & drink options are available at Bilit Adventure Lodge?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Bilit Adventure Lodge?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Malay.