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Tabin Wildlife Resort

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Jalan Tunku, Lahad Datu 91125 Malaysia See on map
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed August 18, 2011

We spent two nights in this enchanting resort looking onto a waterfall in a chalet nested in the rock of a hill. Peace and respect for wildlife would best summarize the place. The guide was the best spotter we had ever met and could show...More

7  Thank Pascaline27
Reviewed August 15, 2011

Tabin's rainforests are amazing! There is so much to see, oranutans, hornbills and elephants roaming freely everywhere. However the lodge as a place to stay is very poorly managed with a level of food and service that does not justify the price. It is only...More

4  Thank alexandrasboyfriend
Reviewed November 22, 2010

We stayed at the Tabin Wild life and were expecting to see animals and wild nature, however there are not much to see out there. There are alot of plants and quite alot of birds, but we did not see any elephants, orangutans etc. There...More

5  Thank hmtranberg83
Reviewed October 24, 2010

We were the only guests at Tabin when we visited in July 2010. Our guide, Stephen, was fantastic. He knows so much and is a great wildlife spotter. The food was terrific, the cabins clean and so very much to do. Everything was included in...More

3  Thank love2travel33388
Reviewed August 30, 2010

Adequate rooms and food. They do their best with the wildlife resources they have, and we enjoyed the dusk and night drives. Thanks to the humidity and mud, the treks are very hard work indeed. But the staff are very flexible and ready to fit...More

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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 FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
20
Price range
US$493 - US$609 (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$493 - US$609 (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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Room & Suite (34)
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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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Room Tips
"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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