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    Osman's Homestay

    Kinabatangan river, a few minutes by boat from Sukau village, Sukau, Malaysia
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    • Excellent70%
    • Very good14%
    • Average3%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible7%
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    “his wife” (27 reviews)
    “sense of humour” (12 reviews)
    “local family” (6 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 85 reviews

    Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

    Dream and nightmare Three days of impressive wilderness: uncountable birds, incredible monkeys, sweet elephants and massive crocodiles. BUT: Osman himself is a nightmare in person. He constantly talks and he lets loose tons of bul**hit. Which made all of us (four couples) feel utterly uncomfortable...More

    1  Thank Nils M
    Reviewed September 3, 2017

    I have read about Osman on someone's blog: they didn't have the chance to spot wildlife at Danum Valley, so they come here. They were very impressed by the number of animals Osman found for them. I got curious and here we are. We didin't...More

    3  Thank Dana M
    Reviewed August 11, 2017

    What a fantastic experience! We booked our stay through Osman's wife, Yanti, via whatsapp (+60 19841 5259) and they arranged for someone to pick us up from Sukau Junction. When you arrive in Sukau, you are picked up by Osman or one of his family...More

    Thank cthrnjayne
    Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

    We stayed with Osman and his Family for 3 nights. If we have to describe the experience in one word: Amazing! We were directly welcomed at his home and felt welcome during the whole stay. We discussed which animals we would like to see. Osman...More

    1  Thank Harry S
    Reviewed July 14, 2017

    Although, we agree with the other reviews: Osman is a really good guide, he also made our stay beyond uncomfortable. Osman is also irritable, irrational, controlling, and repeatedly verbally attacked us and other tourists staying with him. Perhaps we caught him on a bad few...More

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    • Kinabatangan District >
    • Sukau
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    July 11, 2017|
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    Response from Beatrice1992 | Reviewed this property |
    This is his wife's phone number: +60 (0) 19 841 5259. Her name is Yanti, she is extremely helpful and responds very quickly to messages on WhatsApp. I'm not sure if staying in another lodge is possible - it's probably less... More
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    Response from Patrizia S | Reviewed this property |
    Don't go there!Hi! Two days ago my boyfriend and I were at Osman's Homestay. First: the prices and the activities are different. It is 70rm per person for one night including meals and 50rm per per person for one trip on the... More
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    "Join in for as many boat rides as possible - they're so cheap and the more you do, the more chances of..."
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    "The rooms are basic, clean and have pedestal fans. Shared bathroom and western toilets."
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    "Rustic cabin on the river"
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