Tommy's Place, Tip of Borneo

Address: Simpang Menggayau, tip of Borneo, Kudat, Sabah, 88000, Malaysia | Hotel
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This hotel is located on Simpang Menggayau, tip of Borneo, Kudat.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsTommy's Place, Tip of Borneo Kudat

    Reviewed by bubblyb23

    Expensive but beautiful setting

    Reviewed Jan 6, 2015
    by (19 reviews) Brisbane , Australia Flag of Australia

    The rooms are clean, good wifi and only 10 minutes walk to the Tip of Borneo.

    Tip Of Norneo
    Kudat, Malaysia

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    Reviewed by dreamchasers

    Beautiful Location, Good Accommodation & Lovely Laid Back Atmosphere

    Reviewed Feb 22, 2014
    by (35 reviews) Regina , Canada Flag of Canada

    Situated fifty feet from a 2 kilometre stretch of white sand beach that had a total of perhaps seven different people on it during the week we stayed here, it is hard to believe this beautiful, white sand based, perfect for swimming beach, and this basic affordable resort, is not fully packed twenty four seven. Which leads me to believe that this remote, quiet gem will not remain so for too much longer.

    Accommodation at Tommy's Place is available to suit varying budgets and preferences, from basic budget friendly rooms to much more spacious, luxurious expensive lodges. There are also newer and older rooms available, the oldest being along the (very quiet) road facing the sea, with the newer a little further back with a view of the palm tree landscape. Our room was one of the newer rooms at back, which we would recommend.

    There is a restaurant on the premises, which is much better than none, although the offerings are basic and the service casually laid back, but always given with a smile. The owner, Tommy, is also a good guy and very accommodating. But laid back is the predominant feel in this part of the world, which adds to its charm. There are also three or four other restaurants to discover within walking distance, so you do have other choices.

    If you are looking for a quiet location which offers stellar beauty, sunsets to die for, and a few - but not hordes - of interesting travellers to mingle with, then Tommy's Place, Tip of Borneo, is perfect.

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Tommy's Place, Tip of Borneo Kudat

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

    Travel Blogs from Kudat

    Astoundingly Beautiful and Remote Tip of Borneo

    A travel blog entry by dreamchasers on Feb 16, 2014

    1 comment, 14 photos

    After seven weeks on the road, changing locations at least once every three or four days and covering a span of three countries, we were more than ready for some extended chill time on a sunny beach.  After some research, we discovered the remote and very beautiful Tip of Borneo.  I may have mentioned in an earlier blog that we were …

    "Rana, please stop licking the DEET off my face."

    A travel blog entry by mynameisden on Jul 07, 2014

    1 comment, 15 photos

    ... br>
    In the early hours of Tuesday morning, we were woken by the kids complaining of terrible itching. The bed bugs of the A&J Budget Hotel which had hitherto held their positions, mounted an all out assault from the bunk beds on Kier and Rana with horrific consequences. Amber was predictably magnificent, going into full on Mothering mode; becalming, showering, salving, medicating and re-dressing the children. Thankful for the ...

    Explore the northern tip of Borneo

    A travel blog entry by kenax on May 26, 2014

    ... had a much funner time.
    Made it to the tip and camped for free on a beach, in front of a resort with fast internet. We stomached their food but managed to hook up with a couple of other wandering souls and ended up exploring the coast together back down south.
    The gent had already done some exploring and we ended up venturing way off the beaten path, across a dangerous suspension bridge, through a remote village and along some pretty hair paths. ...

    Relaxing in Kudat

    A travel blog entry by cramow on May 03, 2014

    2 photos

    ... was spent playing jenga and a board game called funglish which made for a fun end to the day. All in all we'd had a lovely relaxing day and overall an amazing few days here, we were almost tempted to stay longer! Howard gave us a lift back to the longhouse for the final time and we settled down for a last night in the jungle ready to leave tomorrow....we were just hoping the journey back would be a lot easy than getting ...


    A travel blog entry by cramow on May 02, 2014

    2 photos

    ... end we spent the rest of the afternoon sunbathing on the beach and playing 'piggy in the middle' before watching the sunset again from the beach. For dinner tonight I tried the beef rendang with rice which like all the other meals here has been lovely. Afterwards we grabbed a beer and like last night, we went down to the beach and listened to music watching the night sky. Instead of getting a lift back tonight with Howard we decided to leave earlier and walk back to see if ...

    Traveler Photos Tommy's Place, Tip of Borneo Kudat

    Tip of Borneo sunset
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