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1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Floor, | Lot 121, Jalan Gaya,, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Avon, North Carolina
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a backpackers place to stay - cheap, loud, rooms with no windows - that kind of thing. Our room was fine nothing special but fine. The a/c worked well and the wifi worked well (for Southeast Asia). We had to ask our neighbors to be quiet so we could sleep a couple of times and there are shared... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I would recommend that you find somewhere else. Too loud to sleep, incredibly hot and sticky, bucket showers and very very basic facilities. There are much better hostels in KK for the same price, try North Borneo Cabin just up the road, so much better.

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South London
18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The lodge was ok for the money and was clean and in a central location but the noise from the road was so noisy, it was difficult to sleep at night. When we went to check-out at noon, the man at reception told us the check-out was at 11am (Told him it said 12 noon on the back of the... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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42 reviews 42 reviews
17 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Don't go here! It's disgusting. The rooms are not nice; wierd smell, dirty sheets and hair in our bed that wasn't ours. The shared bathrooms were horrible (I'm not usually sensitive); they smelled bad and hadn't been cleaned properly, the toilet leaked. Go to "Summer Lodge" on the other side of the road instead; the rooms are nicer and cheaper... More

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Levin, New Zealand
20 reviews 20 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Not the best place we've stayed in for the price, but not the worst either. Toilets & showers were OK but could have been cleaner, Beds OK but not the comfiest & lots of noise from bars across the road on one side, and main road on other. Kitchen really lacking - nowhere to cook even simple meals, 2 toasters... More

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Budget accommodation isn't great in KK but there is better than this. Don't expect much for breakfast even milk or coffee creamer was too much to ask for to compliment the stale bread. The 'hot' shower pressure from the hose could have been better (or even worked at all) and the rooms are akin to prison sells. Loud nightly music... More

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Very good location, close to all KK amenities and the Sunday market is held in the same street. Been Malaysia not the cheapest in South-est Asia accommodation wise, here u get what u pay for and this place is a good option if you just transiting through Kota Kinabalu for a day The staff is excellent, very helpful. The room... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

Is totally not that clean as what we though. Bathroom smelly, corridor dirty. Is not comfortable to stay here. And for some room, does not offer bathroom, we have to use public bathroom outside corridor. Add-on, bathroom leaking. Totally bad.

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Blue Mountains Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

It is only 45 MYR for a double bed with twin fans. No need for A/C for me although it is available for 10 MYR more!!! The best value place I could find after trolling the streets of KK for awhile. If you want all the mod cons and yuppie comforts in KK then think of maybe getting a 100MYR... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

The prices are the best in the area however the rooms are disgusting. The windows can't be closed and the curtains are see through and flimsy. I was kept up all night because of noises from outside and in the hallways were easily heard. Wifi did not work in the room. The only positive was the friendly and helpful staff... More

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Address: 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Floor, | Lot 121, Jalan Gaya,, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
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