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Mt Kinabalu Mountain Trail, Kundasang, Ranau 88000 Malaysia See on map
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Breakfast included
Restaurant
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
Fitness centre
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

my last hike was about 10 years ago - the facilities really improved a lot from the stay which provide clean bed sheet - clean bathroom ( hot water ) and toilet - and most importantly the amazing buffet. I have witnessed how the porter...More

Thank MPT82
Response from SuteraSanctuaryLodge, General Manager at Laban RataResponded 18 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to highlight your satisfaction during your recent stay. We are continually trying to improve the variety and quality of food items that we offer. When you have time to spare; do check out our Facebook and Instagram for updates...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018

OK Hostel style mountain lodge, Food was actually really quite good, beds are rather bed and hot water not availalbe at all during our stay but the views are nice and - you don't have any real alternatives anyway!More

1  Thank GuenterD1980
Response from SuteraSanctuaryLodge, General Manager at Laban RataResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to highlight your satisfaction as well as our shortcomings during your recent stay. We take account all your valuable comments and will further evaluate our products to ensure our guests have a comfortable stay. When you have time to...More

Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Like everyone else, we ended up at the Laban Rata Guesthouse, run by the Sutera Sanctuary Lodges, on our way to the Mt. Kinabalu summit. Since the National Park changed the rules, not allowing 1-day trips to summit, everyone must sleep in one of the...More

Thank hazinheira
Response from SuteraSanctuaryLodge, General Manager at Laban RataResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to highlight your satisfaction during your recent stay. I certainly appreciate you noticing the little details that we put into ensuring our guests' comfort. When you have time to spare; do check out our Facebook and Instagram for updates...More

Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

The arrangement and presentations was good. Arrived and had their noodles with hot tea. Buffet dinner was good and my favorite was their lamb with black pepper sauce.well topped up and with cold weather , the hour chicken soup was great. Next day had supper...More

Thank Thanaraj S
Response from SuteraSanctuaryLodge, General Manager at Laban RataResponded 10 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to highlight your satisfaction during your recent stay. We're glad we were able to keep you warm and comfy. When you have time to spare; do check out our Facebook and Instagram for updates and promotions that might be...More

Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

To be on a mountain this is a five star hotel! The food was very good and the view was amazing. The rooms were nice but cold so bring something warm to sleep in. They sell water. Check out isn’t until after the summit climb...More

Thank Bjuret
Response from SuteraSanctuaryLodge, General Manager at Laban RataResponded 28 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to highlight your satisfaction during your recent stay. We strive to ensure you have the most comfortable and memorable experience during your stay with us. When you have time to spare; do check out our Facebook and Instagram for...More

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Description
Conquering Mount Kinabalu is every climbing enthusiast desire. The two day journey displays the incredible mountain backdrop of gully, cliff, plateau, gorge, peak, projectile and points! Located at 3,272 metres ...More above sea level, Laban Rata offers lodgings and hot meals to climbers to recharge after the climb from the starting point and before the ultimate climb to the majestic peak of Mount Kinabalu. CLIMATE Sabah has a tropical climate and the average daily temperature is 32ºC. Relative humidity is between 85 and 95 percent. At Park Headquarters, it can be warm during the day but nights tend to be cool at between 11º and 15ºC. The north east monsoon brings rain to Sabah between November and January. May to July sees rain from south west monsoon, mornings however are usually fine. The months between February to April are comparatively dry on Mount Kinabalu, although seasonal variations do occur, Sabah is outside the typhoon belt but tail end effects sometimes brings heavy rain. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Number of rooms
33
Also Known As
Laban Rata Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Location
Malaysia > Sabah > Ranau > Kundasang
Hotel class
Number of rooms
33
Also Known As
Laban Rata Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Location
Malaysia > Sabah > Ranau > Kundasang
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Traveller (114)
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Dining (13)
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Ultruist
8 May 2018|
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Hi there, you can visit our Facebook page at Sutera Sanctuary Lodges or call us at +60 88 487 466. Best regards :)
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Hello! Private room for 2 persons is RM 1572. Inclusive of 5 meals.
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"Try and get one of the private buttercup rooms, there are 3 i believe"
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"Rooms on the 2nd floor are quieter."
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"Go for private rooms"
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"Advanced booking required, at least 3 months before your hiking."
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