Set atop a 100 yards hill overlooking the Kinabatangan Forest Reserve, The Last Frontier Boutique Resort is located in Bilit, and is located a 2 hour drive from the beautiful Sandakan.

This property features rooms that provide towels and bed linen. The en suite bathroom comes with free toiletries.

Guests can enjoy drinks at the on-site bar. At The Last Frontier Boutique Resort you will find luggage storage and lockers.

Accessible only via a 600-step staircase, the property is located adjacent to the Kinabatangan Forest Reserve. Guests will have access to some of Sabah's most unique wildlife. Boat cruises and jungle-trekking activities are included in every stay.

Free parking is available on-site.

Transfers to Sandakan Town can be arranged by the property at an additional charge. The nearest airport, Sandakan Airport, is a 2 hour drive away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

The Last Frontier Boutique Resort has been welcoming guests since 21 May 2015.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Breakfast info

Continental, Vegetarian, Halal, Gluten-free, American

Free private parking available on-site


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  • Hi, please could you outline what is included. Many thanks
    3 DAYS - 2 NIGHTS Day 1 12:00 Meet at your hotel lobby in: Sandakan, Sandakan Airport or Sepilok area (12:30). Drive to The Last Frontier (2 hours). 14:30 Enjoy the magnificent view while welcome drink and lunch is served. Freshen up in your room and prepare for the evening boat cruise. 16:00 Boat cruise (2 hours). 19:30 Dinner is served. ​​ Day 2 ​ 07:30 - 08:30 Breakfast is served. 09:00 Jungle walk along our serene hill ridge with stunning views over the Kinabatangan River. 12:30 Lunch is served. Free time (2 hours). 16:00 Boat cruise (2 hours). 19:30 Dinner is served. ​ Day 3 ​ 07:00 Breakfast is served. 07:45 Leave the resort arriving back to: Sandakan (or Sandakan Airport) at 10:30 and Sepilok area at 09:45. ​ Please bring poncho, insect repellent and flash light. Optional gear includes binoculars. ​ Package includes: 3 days, 2 nights full board accommodation, meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner), 2 evening boat cruises & jungle walk with our English speaking guide. ​​ Package excludes: Transportation fee via Sandakan (RM50 per person ONE WAY or RM100 per person RETURN).
    Answered on 3 February 2020
  • Hello How do we get to you from KK and how long will it take? Thanks
    There is only a few options to get from KK to Sandakan: *by road(350 km/6 hours) per bus or rental car *by flight (45 minuts) Airasia, Malaysia airlines, Malindo We can arrange pick ups from Sandakan town, airport and Sepilok at fixed times only (1 transfer per day only). Kind regards, Gert
    Answered on 12 November 2019
  • Hi Is help provided with our luggage accessing the stairs ? Thanks
    In normal situations not, but we do provide storage facilities at the bottom of the stairs to avoid carrying up heavy suitcases.
    Answered on 1 December 2022
Property surroundings *
1 restaurant on site

    The Monkey cup cafe

    Cuisine: Malaysian, Asian, International

Facilities of The Last Frontier Boutique Resort
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Extra long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Mountain view
  • View
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Walking tours
  • Water sport facilities on site
  • Hiking Additional charge
Living Area
  • Seating Area
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Kid meals
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
No internet access available.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
  • Shuttle service Additional charge
  • Lockers
  • Luggage storage
  • Wake-up service
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Airport pick up Additional charge
  • Airport drop off Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Key access
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Private entrance
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Malay
  • Dutch
  • Chinese
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

The Last Frontier Boutique Resort takes special requests - add in the next step!


12:00 - 15:00


07:00 - 08:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 16 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 1 year
Extra bed upon request
MYR 270 per child, per night
Cot upon request
2 - 15 years
Extra bed upon request
MYR 270 per child, per night

Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Payments by takes your payment on behalf of the property for this stay, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.

The fine print

Please note that any and all transfers that guests wish to arrange with the property need to be communicated to the property prior to arrival.

There will be no refund on unused meals or activities.

Resort is located on top of a hill - a walk up 538 steps staircase (329 feet high).

The hotel provides free lockers to avoid customers to bring unnecessary heavy luggage upstairs.
Please note that power outages are common in the area, and cannot be predicted.

Bedding is subject to availability due to limited rooms.

Please note that a 2-night minimum stay is required at this property.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

It is not possible to stay at this property for Coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Please inform The Last Frontier Boutique Resort in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about The Last Frontier Boutique Resort

  • Room options at The Last Frontier Boutique Resort include:

    • Double
    • Twin

  • The prices at The Last Frontier Boutique Resort may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • The Last Frontier Boutique Resort is 2.5 miles from the centre of Bilit.

  • The Last Frontier Boutique Resort has 1 restaurant:

    • The Monkey cup cafe

  • Guests staying at The Last Frontier Boutique Resort can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 10.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Halal
    • Gluten-free
    • American

  • Check-in at The Last Frontier Boutique Resort is from 12:00, and check-out is until 08:00.

  • Yes, The Last Frontier Boutique Resort is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The Last Frontier Boutique Resort offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Water sport facilities on site
    • Walking tours