Aiman Batang Ai Resort & Retreat

Location: Kuching & Surrounds | Malaysia & Borneo

Price guide: £££££ Less than £100 per person per night

Aligning the edge of a magnificent, wildlife-rich rainforest, Aiman Batang Ai Resort & Retreat offers a great base for those who wish to explore Batang Ai National Park. Designed to mimic the ancient timber longhouses used by the native Iban tribes, your stay will be filled with cultural tours, wildlife safaris, and tree canopy walks.
Perfect forNature lovers who want to stay in the heart of Borneo, surrounded by phenomenal rainforests.
In the knowA lovely way to spend your day is in the romantic setting of the Wong Luih waterfalls. After a tour around the long houses, order a picnic and relax near the cool and beautiful natural pools.

Recommended for...

  • Food & Wine
  • Luxury Hotel
  • Off the Beaten Track
  • Spa & Wellness

Hotel Overview


Near a large lake and encased by its own expanse of jungle, the resort is a 2-hour boat ride from the national park.

Rooms at Aiman Batang Ai Resort & Retreat

The 100 well-appointed rooms feature traditional native designs, wood-panelled ensuite bathrooms and scenic balconies that overlook the luscious jungle.

Food and facilities

Guests can enjoy jungle barbecues, international fare and local dishes cooked in bamboo at the restaurant, before watching the sun set on the lake in the Wong Irup lounge with a delicious cocktail. Feeling adventurous?  Try the locally-brewed rice wine and other specialities on offer.

Activities at Aiman Batang Ai Resort & Retreat

The resort specialises in cultural trips. Meet the local Iban people on a longboat river safari or venture into the untouched Batang Ai National Park to catch a glimpse of the fascinating orangutan and the rhinoceros hornbill, believed by the local community to act as a messenger between men and gods. Take a dip in the restorative swimming pool, enjoy a game of tennis or go on a fishing trip to secluded scenic locations.

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