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Melapi Lodge Sukau

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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good57%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
1 Oct 2017
“Try one of the other lodges”
24 Mar 2016
“A good location in the Rain forest”
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

For a place so beautifully situated this Lodge prove to be a great disappointment. Upon arrival the generator failed and we were without power for about 4 hours. None of the staff came around to our rooms and offered us anything like a candle or...More

Thank Leigh W
Reviewed 24 March 2016

We stayed for 2 nights with a tour group of 10 people. The 'cabins' were basic, but comfortable. A large bathroom with an open shower. There was a front deck from which the local birds and the forest could be viewed. The cabin air-conditioning struggled...More

Thank Maurice C
Reviewed 28 July 2014 via mobile

My partner and I stayed at the melapi lodge for 2 nights and loved it! We had an excellent guide who had great knowledge about all the wildlife and the local area. The accommodation is clean and the staff are always helpful. We did morning...More

Thank freya890
Reviewed 20 January 2014

The rooms are simple but better than I expected considering where they are. I slept great when there too. We took multiple river trips daily with our guide Jeffrey. He was an incredible spotter. I normally hold my own but he was spotting everything. very...More

1  Thank mikelboe
Reviewed 12 May 2013

The Lodge is gorgeous, quiet, and welcoming up river and on the opposite side of the river from Sukau. If you are concerned about the travel warnings for Sabah, I urge you to reconsider any plans on canceling a trip to Kinabatangan river. The communities...More

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"I recommend that you are go in the dry season. You will still see a lot in the rainy season but not quite as..."
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"We loved the room right over the river. The first row of chalets have verandas over looking the river. We..."
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