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Sukau Rainforest Lodge Wins Boutique Hotel Award for Asia’s Most Eco-Friendly Hotel

The Boutique Hotel Awards Gala Dinner happened on Wednesday, 6th November 2019. An array of boutique hotel owners, travel and lifestyle press and travel industry influencers attended the evening of accolades, industry recognition, fine cuisine and flowing drinks. We are proud to announce that Sukau Rainforest Lodge is the 2019 WINNER of the Boutique Hotel Award for Asia’s Most Eco-Friendly Hotel! Our… Read more →

Sukau Rainforest Lodge’s River Clean Up Mission & World Rivers Day

Kinabatangan River is an essential source of life and livelihood for all its inhabitants. The river provides the wildlife and birdlife with food and water, whereas for the villagers living along the river, they depend on it to get around by boat and carry out their day to day activities. These activities includes fishing, catching crabs and also prawns for… Read more →

Global Eco Lodges: A Global Partnership Promoting Eco Accommodations

O’REILLY’S has announced a global partnership with Malaysian eco-lodge, Sukau Rainforest Lodge promoting sustainable tourism. The Global Eco Lodge (GEL) initiative will promote eco accredited travel accommodation and connect with the growing sustainable tourism audience worldwide. O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat Managing Director Shane O’Reilly, believes the partnership will make sustainable tourism more accessible for nature lovers. “Our aim is to cross-promote… Read more →

Teenage Boy Raises Funds For The Borneo Land Conservancy Project In Sukau, Kinabatangan

  Jacob Woods, a 17 year old from Australia is not your ordinary teenage boy. Just last year, Jacob did an incredibly special thing for the Borneo Land Conservancy (BLC) initiative, a project under our non-profit arm, Borneo Ecotourism Solutions and Technologies (BEST) Society. After hearing about the project that aims to buy a parcel of land for the purpose of… Read more →

Endangered Pangolin Rescued From Illegal Wildlife Traders in Lahad Datu And Released Back Into the Wild in Sukau

If there’s one thing that every animal or wildlife lover knows, is that the wildlife belong in their natural habitat, regardless whether they are endangered or not. But even if you aren’t one, it’s a given that wildlife everywhere deserve to live a safe and peaceful life. Here at Sukau Rainforest Lodge, we’re grateful that we have a wonderful team… Read more →

Dato’ Dr. Mikaail and wife Datin Wati Kavanagh Visits Sukau Rainforest Lodge

Just last week, Sukau Rainforest Lodge had the wonderful pleasure of hosting our very own Conservation Fellow Dato’ Dr. Mikaail Kavanagh and his wife Datin Wati Kavanagh here. Dato’ Mikaail is an inspirational individual when it comes to advocating for conservation, which is why he’s recognized as a Conservation Fellow here at SRL. He has contributed so much to safeguarding… Read more →

Sukau Rainforest Lodge Achieves Travelife Gold Certification

After all the work we’ve put into getting this certification, we’re ecstatic to announce that we’re finally certified with the Travelife Gold Certification! When we applied for the Travelife Certification, our performance with regards to responsibly managing our socio-economic and environmental impacts were thoroughly assessed. It was then that we realized there were actually things we  still needed to improve… Read more →

Sukau Rainforest Lodge Welcomes Dr. Arthur Chung as its Latest Conservation Fellow

The Sukau Rainforest Lodge family would like to congratulate and welcome Dr. Arthur Chung as our latest Conservation Fellow! Born in Sandakan Sabah, Dr. Arthur Chung is a Senior Researcher at the Forest Research Centre, Sepilok of the Sabah Forestry Department, and we are honoured to have him as a guest at our lodge just recently. This special recognition is given… Read more →