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Paganakan Dii Tropical Retreat

Guesthouse | Mile 14, Jalan Labuk, Sandakan, Malaysia 90000

91.8% Overall Rating

69 out of 72 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (26/08/2014)

"Lovely surroundings, with rooms overlooking the jungle. Lots of nice communal areas. Good food, with options for vegetarians too. Shuttle bus runs three times a day to the RDC and Sun Bear and Orang-utan Sanctuaries.…"

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Car Parking
  • No curfew
  • Games room
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Restaurant
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 9.32

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 13:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00

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Designer stilt chalets and longhouses set along the perimeter of a hill top, offering breathtaking panoramic views of lush parkland and the Labuk forest reserve. A stone's throw from Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary and the Rainforest Discovery Centre. Read more

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About Paganakan Dii Tropical Retreat

Paganakan Dii (The Family in indigenous Kadazan-Dusun tongue) the tropical retreat is designed as a contemporary interpretation of traditional stilts houses; with innovative use of natural and recycled materials, offering the most surprising of details in its construction and breathtaking views of lush greenery from every angle.

Set away from other resorts and B&B, it gives an unsurpassed serenity; a truly relaxing getaway.

Communal pavilion serves as the restaurant offering local cuisine. Internet and Wi-Fi are available at the communal pavilion. A multi-purpose hall for private functions, meetings and future massage sessions enclosed in glass panels offers an amazing panoramic view of surrounding parkland and forest reserve.

Accommodation Information

Air-conditioned rooms, ensuite, open air bathrooms, duvet sheets. Walls open to the forest. Transfers are available to Sepilok, Sandakan town and other local sites.

Location Information

Set on small hilltop/ ridge facing the Labuk Forest reserve; and eagle's eye view of bird life all round. Located on the adjoining compound to Taman Hiburan Jalil Alip; offering all the park facilities available. Located a 5min drive from Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary.