Luxury Holidays & Honeymoons in Borneo

Nowhere epitomises natural luxury quite like Borneo. For up-close encounters with fascinating species, the splendid isolation of jungle lodges and the feel-good factor of conservation, a luxury holiday in Borneo is packed full of wonder. An island of raw and untamed beauty, it’s best experienced off the beaten track, meeting local tribes and gaining a sense of freedom as you put the map away and just let go.

What to see and do in Borneo

MORE ABOUT BORNEO

Yes, our orange-coloured friends – orangutans – are high on any Borneo-destined travellers checklist, but there’s also an entire world of tribal cultures, deep jungles, and an enviable life aquatic to keep you blissed out during your luxury holiday to this flourishing corner of the world.

BEYOND THE JUNGLE BOOK

Before you go all Jungle Book, it’s worth kicking off your private tour of Borneo in the vibrant Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur – dipping your toes (literally) in fish foot spas, noodling around in China Town, and strolling the Lake Gardens. Then comes your heady approach into Borneo’s verdant rainforests, where fireflies light your evenings and orangutans cosy down among the foliage. You can even let us get you lost, should you want to activate your inner explorer.

RAIN-FOREST LODGES AND SKYSCRAPER LOUNGES

Rainforest lodges will be your bed (with pillows rather than leaves, unless you want that), or else the luxurious compounds and resorts of Kuala Lumpur, where five star comfort and convenience sits side by side with mouth-watering food markets and rich culture. In Borneo proper, get adjusted to the jungle life with your own tree-house villa; suspended high above footfall and foliage.

A HONEYMOON IN THE HEART OF THE JUNGLE

Nothing says luxury honeymoon like immersing yourself into the heart of the jungle, with your base being the luxurious lodge of Abai. River cruising will be followed by private picnics, hiking trails, and firefly-lit nights. Make a contribution together by planting a tree in the surrounds of Pitas Lake, as part of a village-run eco-tourism project. Frame your love with craggy mountains, rich jungle, and warm, blue seas.

The best of Borneo

Abai Jungle Lodge, Sabah

For those in search of a jungle adventure, you’ve come to the right place. On Borneo's northernmost tip, Abai Jungle Lodge offers an explorer’s paradise…
View hotel

Bungaraya Island Resort, Borneo

Even the previously ‘off the beaten track’ destinations like Borneo have become well-paved tourism paths and that’s why we’ve been busy searching this jungle/beach island…
View hotel

Looking for inspiration?

“Many companies brag about offering once-in-a-lifetime experiences. But with Black Tomato it’s not hyperbole”

“Black Tomato are one of the coolest things in the world. Don’t even try and live without them”

“Black Tomato is a super innovative company where the sky is the limit for their clients”

“Black Tomato prides itself on meeting customers every minor need or desires”

“Black Tomato is the choice provider of mind-expanding holidays”

“Black Tomato has made it a mission to keep the world of travel fresh, responsible, and exciting”

“Tailor-made travel experiences that truly get under the skin of a country and its people”

“Black Tomato is a leading luxury travel company that provides innovative and inspiring experiences”