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Borneo Proboscis River Lodge

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Wales
Reviewed 15 December 2009

A friend and I I stayed at the Proboscis Lodge in September and overall it was THE best place we stayed in Borneo! We were treated like Royalty the whole time we were there and the activities that were on offer were absolutely fantastic. Food- The food was fantastic. There was an immense variety to suit everyone's tastebuds. As we...

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Kota Kinabalu
Reviewed 15 November 2009

A very peaceful environment. Large deck overlooking the river. We stayed in one of the huts made of local materials but with AC, ensuite bathroom and hot water! Basic but clean. The staff were very friendly and helpful. All except the manager are local villagers with no prior hotel experience. Food was good and plentiful. The boat trips were exceptional....

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Singapore
Reviewed 25 July 2009

Needless to say, after reading these reviews I was extremely hesitant about travelling to and staying at the Borneo Proboscis River Lodge. I am so glad we did, as it was a great experience and so much, much better than what we were expecting. We (family group of 3 mums and 7 boys between the ages of 4 – 14)...

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Portland, OR
Reviewed 26 April 2009

Like the other poster, we hated as soon as we got there. Unfortunately, we could not leave, as we arrived to late and there was no transportation available at that hour. To itemize our complaints: Broken Bed Puddle in Room Dirty Room (gecko poop everywhere) No mosquito net dirty bathroom broken shower --all other air-con rooms had not been cleaned...

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bungendore
Reviewed 23 September 2008

The website said tha on arrival we would walk into a traditional native village setting - HA. It was like a junk yard. The entrance to the dining area had rubbish piled up from the kitchen which stunk and was rotting. There was washing also hanging up in the kitchen area. The room was not ready for us even though...

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Additional Information about Borneo Proboscis River Lodge

Address: Beaufort 88838, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > Beaufort District > Beaufort
Price Range: $165 - $182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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“If you have budget, choose the aircond room cause the mosquito there is horrible.”
 of 5 bubbles Siunainai, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book the "air-conditioned rooms" with en suite bath. No need to go out at night to common toilet/bath.”
 of 5 bubbles OldFree, 30 Nov 2015 | Read review
“All cabins overlook either river or forest”
 of 5 bubbles Avril84, 15 Mar 2014 | Read review
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