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Hotel Politan

Lot 1121, Jalan Doktor, Kota Bharu, Malaysia
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Hotel Politan
Ranked #13 of 48 Kota Bharu B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Kortrijk, Belgium
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59 reviews 59 reviews
49 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

We stayed here twice, once before going to the Perhentian Island and once when we came back. Spend a total of 3 nights here and the hotel is OK. The location is good, close to the bus station and within walking distance of the city. Staff is friendly and helps you if you have questions. The rooms are basic but... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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82 reviews 82 reviews
25 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

The rooms are clean and have enough space. The hotel a bit far from city itself but in walking distance. The staff is friendly and answers to your questions with a smile. The breakfast is ok - nothing special but has options something to choose from.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
32 hotel reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

Came by taxi from the border and stayed here two nights in transit. This was my first time at Politan, as I usually stay at the islamic hotel, Ansar round the corner, which was full. Politan is OK for the price, and very convenient for the buses and city attractions. In contrast to another reviewer, I found the staff helpful... More

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Dordrecht
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65 reviews 65 reviews
61 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

Stayed here 1 night before and after going to the Perhentians, and for that purpose it is excellent. It is right across from the taxi station and also 50 meters from the busstation. So take the bus to the ferry to the Perhentians and take the taxi to the airport. Good location for this. I took the standard room for... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

This is my second visit - and I usually book a night before and after my trip to the islands. The room I got the first night was fine although you could hear the bus announcements until 11pm (the bus station is just two blocks away), but the second night, my room was musty, the wi-fi in the room sketchy,... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
14 hotel reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

Stayed here for a night during a month trip in Malaysia. The location is good. Its right next to the long-distance taxi stand and a two minute walk from Kota Bharu bus station (although if you want to get the private company long-distance buses you will need to take a taxi for 15 RM to the bus station outside of... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2012

The rate for an air-con room with 1 double bed & 1 single bed(for 3 adults) is just RM 80 nett, while a standard room will cost only RM60. The rooms are very basic but reasonably clean and well maintained, including the bathroom. A thermos flask is provided, but you have to take it to the reception to be refilled.... More

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Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2012

Its a budget hotel with room & bathroom very clean.... Located in city centre. Standard room for weekdays just 90MYR.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2011

We stayed here before going to and after coming back from Perhentian Island. The first night we got the 2nd floor so we could hardly hear the outside traffic but on our return trip, we got the 1st floor room and so we could hear the noise from the road. The reception staff were friendly and offered us the use... More

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Singapore, Singapore
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2010

We gone there thru' recommendation by our friends. We stayed in a Superior A room for only RM80.00 per nite. The place is indeed clean - the toilet, the room, the towels, the bedsheets, etc. The beds are comfortable, no odor. The hotel is located strategically. Easy access to shopping centres, markets, bus terminal, taxi terminal. We really enjoy our... More

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Also Known As:
Hotel Politan Kota Bharu, Kelantan
Address: Lot 1121, Jalan Doktor, Kota Bharu, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Kelantan > Kota Bharu
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Ranked #13 of 48 B&Bs / Inns in Kota Bharu

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