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Tabin Wildlife Resort

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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed here for three nights while travelling around Malaysian Borneo. It is a long and bumpy drive along a gravel and mud track into Tabin Nature reserve and is somewhat disconcerting as on one side of the track are monotonous rows of oil palms...More

Thank SimonALeicester
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was the fourth move on our Sabah adventure and although it wasn't the most impressive and luxurious it was by far the most wonderful! We had a truly perfect time. Right from the start when we were shown to our hill accommodation (up...More

Thank Darling1980
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tabin Wildlife Resort is a unique place but I hadn't realised how full on our 3D2N trip would be. My husband and I came with my parents, who are in the their mid 70's, and we soon realised this perhaps wasn't quite the trip we...More

Thank Holidaymad
Reviewed May 17, 2018

I visited the Tabin Wildlife resort back in April and had an incredible time. The wildlife around the resort was fantastic and the rooms/cottages were comfortable. The people at the resort were very friendly and accommodating. Of course, this is a rustic resort in the...More

Thank Cristian A
Reviewed May 12, 2018

Brilliant resort with lovely air conditioned rooms. We had one on the river with a small veranda where you can sit and enjoy the many birds and butterflies. We enjoyed a great trek through the jungle to the Mud Volcano and went up the tower....More

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Holidaymad
April 14, 2018|
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Response from Bird-Fanatic | Reviewed this property |
We used our credit card. No problem.
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Gooner_119
May 6, 2015|
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Response from David H | Reviewed this property |
That depends on where you start from in the morning. It is 1h+ drive from Lahad Datu. I'm sure they offer game drives/walks as a day activity. I would just give them a call and ask!
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"River lodges are easily accessed; Hillside lodges (some of them) are quite a climb away."
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"Request a room on the river unless you are very fit. The hill lodges have some steep steps."
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"Hillside lodge rooms are quiet and wonderful privacy (except for Monkey visits)"
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"River views are nice"
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