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Paganakan Dii Tropical Retreat

Mile 14 | Jalan Labuk, Sandakan, Sepilok 90000, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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Gwangju, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our private room with A/C overlooking the rainforest was beautiful and comfortable. It is a quiet atmosphere, a perfect place to relax and read in the hammocks. The staff is very friendly. It is quite difficult to find when you're dropped off in the middle of the night, but we found another nearby hostel, called them, and they picked us... More 

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Rome, Italy
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Awful experience, we were stolen in the room although we locked it. The owner and the staff were completely helpless: they said it was already the third time in few days but of course they did not inform us in advance.

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed 4 nights. All services are good. Meals are tasty. There are free shuttles to Sepilok, orangutan centre and nearby attractions. The only problem is the location, which is not convenient for bird watchers. If you want to go sepilok at 6am or before 9am, you have to reserve a taxi. Otherwise you can take one-hour walk. If you just... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the place to stay if you want a total break from work and outside world. It's nicely located in the forest, with natural surroundings. Nevertheless, the private unit, which me and wife stayed, do provide us with air conditioning and hot water supply. A total forest retreat with the baisc amenities supply, to sum it all.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Lovely jungle getaway. Private aircon rooms much better than dorms If you can splash out. Delicious small family homecooked menu, very fresh. Lots of great communal areas, games, wifi, TV etc. To get here from sandakan, take a taxi approx 30min (40MYR). They have a free return shuttle to get to orang utan sanctuary 5-10min drive away. Recommend 2 nights... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Just lovely. Not fancy but ticks all the boxes for a comfortable flash packer surrounded by nature stay. I loved it! The outdoor bathroom overlooking rainforest was just divine. Comfortable bed with crisp clean sheets, aircon or fan …. bliss! The sounds of birds in the morning, insects buzzing and so quiet. The food is not the greatest but does... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This is a really cool, interesting resort that we felt well deserved the'Top Choice in Sepilok' awarded by Lonely Planet. It is very good value for what you get, staff are friendly and the onsite restaurant is simple, but food is cheap and good quality. We would highly recommend. It is worth describing it a little as it might not... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Bear in mind that I'm scoring this based on the price level offered - it's not luxury by any means although operates at the better end of the backpacker circuit. Stay here if you want to do Sepilok for 1 night or two. I probably didn't realise there was so little to do here after you've done the sanctuary etc.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

My boyfriend & I stayed in October and were expecting it to be jam packed with people. Instead there were a handful of other people enjoying the peacefulness & the sounds of the jungle. Great food, friendly staff & the free breakfast is a winner. Nb: if you don't like gecko's this might not be the place for you!

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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

The location is perfect, the bungalows are lovely. The price is perfect, only 50 euro for a family room. We forgot our I-phone and I pad charger and they delivered it to the place where we went for 1 night after Lankayan island before heading back to KK. What could be better is the breakfast. Add some fruit and juice... More 

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Address: Mile 14 | Jalan Labuk, Sandakan, Sepilok 90000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > Sandakan Division > Sepilok
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Number of rooms: 17
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