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Tabin Wildlife Resort

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Overview
Jalan Tunku, Lahad Datu 91125 Malaysia See on map
AMENITIES
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

AMAZING! We had our best experience in Borneo at this wonderful lodge. Deep in the jungle offers you the chance to see lots of wildlife during the various activities organised. Very well times our days were full with adventures, from early morning walks, to waterfall...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank thestansbiesuk
Reviewed November 13, 2018

what a wonderful place this is, great staff that were very knowledgeable of there surroundings and animals. This place is a peaceful place to stay with nice meals. Saw a lot of wildlife including a clouded leopard cat, gibbons wild pig, etc. We went to...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank christineflanagan278
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Our party of five recently retired ladies loved this place. It was interesting, relaxing and exciting. The staff were genuinely gracious, welcoming and helpful. Our guide, Alastair, was wonderful. He had a vast depth of knowledge of wildlife, flora, fauna and culture. He was flexible...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank beverleyjmann
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Visited earlier this month, access is via an extremely tough 26 km bone-shaker of a track in a mini-van. Ideally should be by 4 wheel drive vehicle. Our guide, Alasdair was excellent, very knowledgeable, friendly and humourous, has a great eye for spotting wildlife. We...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank baxtermurph
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

We loved the Place, the lodges are clean and nicely located,the food tasty,the staff very friendly and the guides seem to love what they do and did a fantastic job.We saw so many animals,very impressive and mud volcano and the waterfall were worth a the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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About
Description
Tabin Was declared a wildlife reserve because of the large numbers of animal species inhabiting its forest, including several which are highly endangered. With a protected forest area of 120,500 hectares, Tabin plays More an important role as a dedicated ground for the breeding of endangered wildlife and protected mammals in Sabah. Tabin Wildlife Resort offers visitor facilities and accommodation within the wildlife reserve to provide a comfortable stay whilst experiencing the spectacular Borneo flora and fauna. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$526 - US$610 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tabin Wildlife Hotel Lahad Datu
Location
Malaysia > Sabah > Lahad Datu
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$526 - US$610 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Tabin Wildlife Hotel Lahad Datu
Location
Malaysia > Sabah > Lahad Datu
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Traveller (173)
Room & Suite (38)
Dining (8)
Family and Play Areas (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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starlinggirl
January 5, 2019|
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Response from christineflanagan278 | Reviewed this property |
hi there, no I don't think so, as far as I am aware of it is for tours only and have to book a tour to be able to stay. If you are able to book a tour it is a most wonderful experience
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Holidaymad
April 14, 2018|
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Response from Tabin_Marketing | Property representative |
Dear Sir/Madam, We do have credit card facilities in the resort, however it is depends on the signal if its difficult you may pay at our Lahad Datu office. Thank you. Regards, Sales & Marketing
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Gooner_119
May 6, 2015|
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Response from N1824VQdavidh | 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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Room Tips
"Unless very fit request a Riverside Cabin or one of the lowest Hilside Cabins."
beverleyjmann
Oct. 28, 2018
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"River lodges are easily accessed; Hillside lodges (some of them) are quite a climb away."
SimonALeicester
Jun. 21, 2018
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"Request a room on the river unless you are very fit. The hill lodges have some steep steps."
traveller123WA
Apr. 28, 2018
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"Hillside lodge rooms are quiet and wonderful privacy (except for Monkey visits)"
hdbyrne
Oct. 20, 2017
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