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Borneo Rainforest Lodge, Danum Valley Conservation Area

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Internet
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Suites
Bar/Lounge
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were fortunate to have booked into one of the premium suites which took our breath away. Outside plunge pool on the terrace with views into the jungle. Two days of adventure and animal sightings didn’t disappoint and our knowledgable guide made sure we walked...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed to stay at Borneo Rainforrest Lodge during Christmas week 2018 with my family. We had to rooms In catagori “PD” which are highly recommendable. Perfect location, lodge, restaurant and food. A bit of a journey to come into the area, but it is worth...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Get up close with the 130 million year old rainforest in style. Excellent guide (thank you Ismael!) and friendliest staff ever. Food was tasty and plenty of choice. Nice atmosphere, great cocktails. And of course the big stars of the forest: the diverse Sabah wildlife....More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Pieterbollyn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent two nights and Borneo Rainforest Lodge and loved it! We opted for a deluxe room, which was worth it for the better views and the outdoor bath - these are the only differences between deluxe and regular. The resort is very expensive, but...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

From Sandakan by 4wd to Borneo Rainforest Lodge. Journey took 2 hours. On the way the driver spotted orangutan and pigmy elephants. Tedious journey over nearly all gravel roads, but we were warned the journey would take some time. Good welcome, taken to our room...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Description
The award winning Borneo Rainforest Lodge (BRL) is nestled within 43,800 hectares of protected virgin rainforest of the Danum Valley Conservation Area, Sabah. The immense biodiversity of 200 species of More plants per hectare in this pristine 130 million years old rainforest is home to more than 320 species of birds and 124 species of mamals. It is also listed as an Important Birding Area (IBA MY24) as a site for international importance for conservation of birds. Accessible via a 55 minutes flight from Kota Kinabalu (BKI) and 2.5 hours drive from Lahad Datu (LDU), BRL has 30 chalets and a spa which adopts eco sensitivity, sustainability and minimum impact as the core principles of designs and operations. Full board packages include guides and airport transfers ex- Lahad Datu. Reviews recommends a 4 days/3 nights package to experience the biodiversity of this magical 130 million years old rainforest and to pamper yourself with traditional Borneo massages at the in-house Spa. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
$190 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Borneo Rainforest Hotel Sabah
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Borneo Rainforest Lodge
Location
Malaysia > Sabah > Danum Valley Conservation Area
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
$190 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Borneo Rainforest Hotel Sabah
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Borneo Rainforest Lodge
Location
Malaysia > Sabah > Danum Valley Conservation Area
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Traveler (1,369)
Room & Suite (297)
Dining (113)
Pool & Beach (13)
Family and Play Areas (7)
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AztecLife
December 30, 2018|
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Response from Amber D | Reviewed this property |
It’s huge
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Vacationer541927
December 15, 2018|
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Response from Antwasthere | Reviewed this property |
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December 9, 2018|
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Response from Chris2107 | Reviewed this property |
Not all the rooms are air conditioned but the deluxe chalets certainly are.
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Room Tips
"I had a standard room and was very happy with it."
chriso60
Nov 30, 2018
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"The premium deluxe rooms have great view of wildlife just outside- sit on the balcony and watch it passing!"
NaliniA347
Nov 16, 2018
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"If you can, upgrade"
REvans86
Oct 24, 2018
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"Deluxe Rooms have a soaking tub. Takes time to fill but is fun with a bottle of wine."
blue95476
Oct 3, 2018
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