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Bilit Rainforest Lodge

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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

We loved every bit of our tour and loved Abdul our guide! He was very good at spotting wildlife and always very knowledgable. Our tour included: Selingan Turtle Island Gomantong Cave Kinabatangan River Cruise Morning Cruise to Oxbow Lake or Jungle Trek Sepilok Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre  Sandakan City Tour Bilit...More

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Response from HadleyHo, Guest Relations Manager at Bilit Rainforest LodgeResponded 15 January 2018

Dear Sharon and Stewart, Warmest Greeting from Bilit Rainforest Lodge! We are glad that you are satisfied on your journeys with us and we appreciated for your wonderful review! Hope to see you in your next visit :D Thanks & best regards, Hadley

Reviewed 14 December 2017

Bilit rainforest lodge is one of the better places to stay on the Kinabatangan river. The rooms are spacious, clean and comfortable with hot water and all other amenities, including private veranda with seating and hammocks The staff were relaxed and friendly. Thee food options...More

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Response from HadleyHo, Guest Relations Manager at Bilit Rainforest LodgeResponded 15 January 2018

Dear Jonny, Warmest Greeting from Bilit Rainforest Lodge. We are very much appreciated for your wonderful reviews. That was our pleasure to provide such services :) However, sorry to hear that you were unable to see much wildlife during the cruise which is uncontrollable. Mr....More

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

The lodge is located on the river bank without car access. The individual houses are great and pretty clean, the staff is friendly. The main dinner hall is nice and spacious, the atmosphere is a bit cold and sterile. Most of the staff is chatting...More

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Response from HadleyHo, Guest Relations Manager at Bilit Rainforest LodgeResponded 13 November 2017

Dear Thomas, Warmest Greeting from Bilit Rainfores Lodge! First of all, thank you for your valued feedback and suggestions. We are great that you are enjoyed your stay with us! Regarding to the staffs, we would like to apologize for the inconvenience caused meanwhile we...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for a couple of nights and had some fabulous animal sightings in the morning and evening tours. Built Lodge itself is very comfortable and definitely at the higher end of lodges on Kinabatangan River. I cannot comment on whether Bilit is the...More

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Response from HadleyHo, Guest Relations Manager at Bilit Rainforest LodgeResponded 13 November 2017

Dear Mark, Warmest Greeting from Bilit Rainforest Lodge! Thank you for your valued feedback, we are pleased to know that you are enjoyed your stays with us. Moreover, we appreciated for your useful tips to other travelers :) I believe that you are Bacon lover,...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed here 2 nights for 3 rivertours. Both lodge staff and tourstaff guide and driver are really friendly. The room, actually a little house, we had was amazing, big and really important, had a good shower and a really good bed. The did see...More

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Response from HadleyHo, Guest Relations Manager at Bilit Rainforest LodgeResponded 1 November 2017

Hi Vincent, thank you for your valued review! That's our pleasure to make your stay worth and memorable :) also, thank you for recommend Bilit Rainforest Lodge!

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Response from Jo A | Reviewed this property |
Hi Darryl. Bilit lodge is a few hours drive from Sepilok where the Orang u tang sanctuary is. If you want to stay near the Orang Sanctuary- try Sepilok Jungle Resort - we loved it. Bilit lodge (loved this place too) is on... More
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"request a cabin at the back where the monkeys come and play"
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"All rooms are on stilts and some are a little further away from the main dining room but a pleasant walk on..."
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"Only 24 lodges all good rooms"
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"All rooms very similar, none with river views. Detached are better than semi's"
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