Sleeping in Airports

Mulu Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Mulu Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

The airport is carved out of the Borneo jungle so the scenery is spectacular particularly when flying in or out of the airstrip. – Mark

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Mulu Airport.

What to Expect

  • A tiny, rustic single-terminal airport with limited flight service, clean and cozy facilities, and very limited shopping and dining options.
  • Enjoy breathtaking scenic views of the surrounding Borneo jungle!

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have attempted to sleep in this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there are lounges that you can enter through a lounge membership program (ie. Priority Pass). Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and to also find out how you can gain lounge access with just an economy class ticket!

  • VIP Lounge – Location: unknown. Lounge Access: unknown.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Mulu Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Mulu River Lodge – (15 minute walk or 2 minute drive from the airport) Dorm rooms available. Airport shuttle is available for Rm5 per person according to reviews (Sep 2016). » Check Rates
  • Mulu Marriott Resort & Spa – (6 minutes from the airport) The only 5-star resort in Mulu. Free airport shuttle is available, must be pre-booked, call +60 85 792388. » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Mulu Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi/Internet

Information not available.

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

Duty Free & Shopping – Yes.

Food & Drinks – Yes.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at [email protected]

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

The airport operates daily from dawn until 4:00PM.


As of February 2018, Mulu airport is served by the following airlines: AirAsia • Malaysia Airlines • Singapore Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Taxis are available at the Mulu Airport.

Last updated: 2018-10-23

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice.   The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide, write a review or send an email to [email protected] and we will update this guide.