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    Tabin Wildlife Resort

    Jalan Tunku, Lahad Datu 91125, Malaysia
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    1 - 5 of 115 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was our fourth stop in Borneo and a bit disappointing. It is a bit of a step from the the Kintabatagan River and when you get to Lahad Datu there is a further one and a half hour drive to Tabin, mostly over rough...More

    Thank Ken P
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This was the third location was stayed at and from an experience perspective it was definitely the best for wildlife. Each morning and evening we went out either for a trek or on the back of a truck. We saw so much wildlife thanks to...More

    1  Thank Neil C
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed in one of the stilted houses on the hill. The room was spacious and clean. We were a little less fond of the bathroom which is a kind of wet room...so when you take a shower, the whole bathroom is wet. Since we...More

    Thank Ellen_and_Pedro
    Reviewed 10 July 2017

    Hill Lodge 4 (Two nights) About 1 ½ hour drive from Lahad Datu. The lodges are built in a valley with a waterfall at one end. Hill lodges overlook the waterfall and are build on one steep site. Hill Lodge 4 has 70 steps leading...More

    Thank SJB3000
    Reviewed 9 July 2017

    Tabin is an important stop on a wildlife tour of Borneo. Book a private guide to meet you and spend two nights. There are many endangered and endemic species guarded by the reserve and with patience, you may see a few. But it's the jungle...don't...More

    Thank Bruce M
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    Gooner_119
    6 May 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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    3 January 2015|
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    Response from wenc12 | Reviewed this property |
    We were there in June, Which is considered in drier season. However, it still rained quite a bit, especially in the afternoon and at night. But the rain is usually hard and short. I heard that the resort did cancel tours... More
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    "River View are on the level"
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    "Hill Lodges have 70 plus stairs to climb. River lodges do not."
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    "Rooms are assigned by the resort. The River Lodges are on relatively level ground while there are steps to..."
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    "river view chalet"
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