Thursday, September 25, 2008

Borneo Skrang Lodge Village homestay Betong division

Homestay in a longhouse? Well, almost. Now you can stay in a lodge next to the native Iban Mejong longhouse in the Betong district in Sarawak, Borneo Island. Borneo Skrang Lodge, a village-style lodging house in situated on the banks of the Skrang River which is not accessible by road, only by a 45 minute longboat ride which include passing by the Jeram Kura Kura waterfall.

Borneo Sarawak native longhouse
Photo of Sarawak native dance belong to teanitiki

As guest at the Borneo Skrang Lodge, you will be invited to the Iban Mejong longhouse to witness the native Iban cultural performances which include the ngajat dance

Borneo Sarawak native dance in native costume
Photo of Sarawak native dance belong to teanitiki

Guest at Borneo Skrang Lodge can also opt for a visit to the Wong Tengkura waterfall by a 20 minute longboat ride, or go jungle trekking or fishing. The Borneo Skrang Lodge business manager is Nixton Tuton who said they intend to also offer kayaking on the river and camping along the river in the future.

Price and contact details

Dormitory with breakfast: RM25 per person(RM is Ringgit Malaysia)
Dormitory with full board: RM55 per person
Double room with breakfast: RM60
Twin-sharing room with full board: RM95
Family room (accommodate 5 adults) with breakfast: RM100
Family room with full board: RM150

For more information and reservation, call
Nixton Tuton: 014-680 0983
John Roslan: 013-825 6967

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