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Hotel Emas

TB 2103, North Road, 91000, Malaysia
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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26 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fairly dated hotel but tried her best to excel Rooms are comfy and clean. No funny smells Excellent value for the price Breakfast could be better Go for rooms on executive floor. Halal certified food 👍

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David C, Manager at Hotel Emas, responded to this review

Good day to you muhamshah, Thank you for your review as its really means a lot to us. All your points of comment will be taken into our customer satisfaction data pool to help us improve in future. Do feel free to drop us an email at emas@teckguan.com or to me at chongyv@teckguan.com for any other comments and recommendations. Thank... More 

Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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40 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I stayed for 2 nights at Hotel Emas. I used our company corporate rate which is just cost RM 98.00 per night. Room is a bit old but bathroom is big. Wifi is not strong in the room. However breakfast provided is the best in town, lots of foods is made from their own cocoa.

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port Klang
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33 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Stayed for 2 nights in the executive room. Furnitures are obviously old and some of it may need to be changed. Breakfast choices are plenty with combo of local and western. Fruits are fresh. The specialty here is their cocoa drink. Made from well known sabah beans. Plenty of products made from cocoa is readily available at the reception. The... More 

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Subang Jaya, Malaysia
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61 reviews
54 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

Room is very old and seriously need refurbish.. Small tv,dirty linen and uncomfortable.. The only one that I like the most is their breakfast was really nice.. Others still need improvement. The staff is well trained, fast check in and check out and they served with smile.. Good airport transfer service..

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kota kinabalu
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

I stayed one night for a business trip as i occasional do when i visit Tawau. Overall every good WiFi which had greatly improved from the last time i stayed there.Most of the staff are every friendly and the breakfast was ok. For lunch ask for recommendation from the head-waitress. Service is good when you ask for something they act... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

It's a dated hotel but they were able to arrange the best cocoa tour to their plantation, factory and museum. Very nice and informative. The meals they served were good enough. I love the tour very much and captured many photos. If you prefer a spacious room, do pay a bit more for the rooms at the top floor. This... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

We stayed here for two nights, the hotel is pretty old and needs refurbishments made but the amount of time we spent there it was fine. The food was OK and the staff we quite friendly. The reason we booked this hotel was to do the Cocoa Tour (which is owned by the same parent company as the hotel). The... More 

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

I like this hotel. Just nice, cosy and clean. Staff also quite friendly and food is good. I like this hotel and will recommended to everyone who came to Tawau for a night or two. Value for money.

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Ipoh, Malaysia
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22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

Have been staying at Emas Hotel, Tawau for many years now & their service, cleanliness of the rooms & quality of breakfast is still the same - without any complaints.

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Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2012

I stayed in deluxe room for a night. The hotel building is a bit old, the lobby, reception and receptionist is nice, the room a bit small, with furniture worn out but you're provided with all room necessities and bathroom also had bathtub. The cleanliness is average, but looks a bit gloomy due to 'old-age'. View from room is nice... More 

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