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Kinabatangan Jungle Camp

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Kinabantangan River | nr. Kampung Billit, Sukau, Malaysia
+60 13-540 5333
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Wonderful experience

If you are looking for luxury this isn't the place for you but if you want a wonderful wildlife... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
saundersdekd
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kent
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River lodge stay

We stayed here one night after the Abai jungle lodge. The rooms were fine but not as good as the... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
wenpulling
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Copthorne, United Kingdom
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Kinabantangan River | nr. Kampung Billit, Sukau, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for luxury this isn't the place for you but if you want a wonderful wildlife experience with expert guides and great staff then stay here. Azlan our guide spoke excellent English and had a wealth of knowledge. The wildlife spotting was...More

3  Thank saundersdekd
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

We stayed here one night after the Abai jungle lodge. The rooms were fine but not as good as the Abai lodges. The food was fine but again not as good as Abai. Our guide Erdy was still with us and on a boat trip...More

Thank wenpulling
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

This is a well-situated camp on the banks of the Kinabatangan river. There is a good-sized dining/relaxing area and the food is very good indeed. The ladies who cook and serve the food are very friendly and work hard. The guides are pretty good, too....More

Thank Frank D
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We were lucky to have lovely Erdy as tour guide again and extremely lucky to see elephants! One swam right across the river right in front of our boat - and a whole herd of them feeding on the bank. Also lucky to spot crocodiles...More

Thank Frankiechester
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Travelled here from Abai Lodge where we had spent one night. Kinabatangan is slightly larger than Abai and so it is slightly better equipped (ie there's a well stocked wine fridge!). However, both lodges are kitted out the same - secure and clean rooms, air...More

Thank Hayley H
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Decent facilities and food with adequate lodgings made for a great experience. one of the highlights is the jungle boardwalk which is a raised platform through dense jungle.A safe but wonderful experience.

1  Thank Steve C
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Simply the best. I stayed 2N3D and saw elephants, crocodiles, many monkeys and birds. The river is calm and the weather was great. I strongly recommend this visit.

Thank Insu Jason P
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

I have just arrived from the trip to Kinabatangan River (Sabah). Together with my wife and son we stayed 5 nights in Kinabatangan Jungle Camp as a part of our travel from Sandakan to Tawau. Making wildlife photos and simply enjoying the Borneo´s nature were...More

5  Thank Roman K
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

Peaceful location and very friendly staff. We were there for 2 nights and had a boat trip on the afternoon we arrived and two the next day plus a jungle walk mid-morning on the second day and an additional night boat trip (which cost extra)....More

Thank Lazybones11
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

Orang utans, probiscus monkeys, and more. Our river trips were fabulous. If only we had seen a pygmy elephant and crocodile, we would be even more thrilled!

Thank RachanaMundra
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