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Paganakan Dii Tropical Retreat

Mile 14 | Jalan Labuk, Sandakan, Sepilok 90000, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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Birmingham uk
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The views here are amazing and the setup is nice. Although the main communal area where you eat is dark and dismal you would think your in a garden hut. The food I edible but not the best cooking. Reminded me of a home made macdonalds. The staff are quite moody and not very friendly. I would suggest staying here... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the dorm rooms as no chalets were available when we booked, There are 2 dorms and the staff kept us (family of 4) alone in the dorm for 3 of the 4 nights. The dorms are beautiful with crisp linen and comfy beds. The kids loved looking around the Deer Park and the crocodiles. Shuttles to the... More

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Hangzhou, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent 4 days in this resort with my mom and my bf in Febuary this year. it's been the best memory we've ever had. During the past 5 months we've been recall it over and over. i've been to different resorts in Southeast Asia , but this place is the one we would like to visit again. We even... More

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Chengdu, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The beds are clean, unless a critter visits and leaves a present. The food is average but decent. The best part of this lodging is the free shuttle to and from the orangutan center. They take you down at 0900 and pick you up for free at 1600. The main lodge, where you get food facilitates trading stories and information.... More

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Forres, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved our stay at the retreat and I must say that the room (a double en suite with bunkbeds) with its sliding wall sections that allow you to lie and look out into the forest, is one of the coolest and most memorable places I have ever stayed. The beds are comfy, come with mosquito mosquito nets (although we... More

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Leiden, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I slept in a dorm room. The beds were good. The fans made it nice and cool and since the only seperation with the jungle were mosquito nets it cooled off in the dorm at night. The place is like the name suggests a retreat. They have a good working transport system and they dont mind to pick you up... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed a couple of nights here to see the sights of sepilok (orangutan, sunbeam and proboscis monkey sanctuaries, rainforest discovery centre) and just loved it. I stayed in a dorm - longhouse style, semi open but with insect mesh so could watch lightening as I went to sleep and was woken up by the sun. Great communal area, tasty well... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our stay here. The bungalows are the best ever and the food is delicious. The surroundings make you feel like you are deep in the jungle.... brilliant. The free shuttle to and from the Orangutan Center is a nice touch as well. The only problem that exists here is the lack of staff members around mealtime. There is... More

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54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice place, mainly because it is middle in nature and very quiet. At the huts, there are also hang mats which emphasize that this is a place to relax. No luxury, but this is also not required. The food was reasonable and the service of the resort was very good (like ordering of transport to different places).... More

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Pitt Meadows, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights because our main excursion was to visit the Orangutang sanctuary. They also offer free drop-off & pick-up shuttle to Sepilok, which was a big selling point. Overall vibe of place is very chill & relaxing. We booked a room with private ensuite & it had a cool "cabin" feel to it. Room had a... More

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Address: Mile 14 | Jalan Labuk, Sandakan, Sepilok 90000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > Sandakan Division > Sepilok
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Paganakan Dii is the perfect retreat to experience Nature in its most serene and natural state. Built on a site high above the surrounding foliage, the combination of cool longhouses and cosy duplex chalets makes for an experience worth a thousand images. ... more   less 
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