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Stay-In Lodge

1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Floor, | Lot 121, Jalan Gaya,, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed 5 nights at stay in lodge. The rooms are basic but they are nice and clean. The shower is also good. The staff is great! They are all verry helpful & funny ;) They provide breakfast as well. This place is one of the cheapest you can find in KKK including breakfast. Highly recomended!

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Thank Edwin M
Madrid, Spain
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

We arrived early in the morning and left the place 2 hours later. The gave us a double room on the 3rd floor and after taking a nap we woke up full of bites from bedbugs. We went to tell it to the receptionist and she said if we wanted to change to another room in the 4th floor 'since... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

The biggest advantage of the hostel is its location in Gaya Street. At 20 MYR for a bed in the dormitory, you cannot ask for a more value-for-money place in the location. The staff are super helpful and the owner Mike is extremely affable with a great sense of humor. Definitely heed his advice on what to do and what... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

Rooms are basic, we stayed in a double with shared bathroom for just the one night. Rooms were clean,bathroom could've done with a scrub but shower and toilet worked fine so can't complain. The staff working there were lovely though - they were very welcoming, helped us with booking the bus for that day, and rather than get a cab... More 

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Thank Emma B
Newcastle, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Don't stay here if you want luxury, but for the price you can't complain. Definitely cheaper than anything else in the same area of KK. Double room was simple but cheap and effective. Staff are very friendly and welcoming. Shared bathrooms on main floor do the job just fine. Great location and good value for money. Would come and stay... More 

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Goroka, Papua New Guinea
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

It's not an excellent hostel but you really cannot complain for the price. Rm40 per night for a double room as we stayed for 3 nights compared to the budget hostel (about 6 doors down the road) listed in lonely planet at RM75 per night. It's basic, yes. It's a little noisy, yes. Shared bathroom, yes. But it's entirely comparable... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

I took a private room with shared bathroom. The room was basic and somewhat clean but the shared spaces could have used a scrub and some paint. There was no hot water for the shower when I was there and no bedsheets were offered. The room faced the street and a Kareoke entertained us until the wee hours of the... More 

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Manila, Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Paid 20RM (very cheap). I stayed at room 306 expecting to share a room with other travelers which is very essential for solo travelers like me. Unfortunate I was the only one which made my stay at the hostel lonely. Although I didn't have to worry as I've been meeting couch surfers during daytime in which its another story. The... More 

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El Albir, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

We stayed for 4 days and our experience was nice. The room is big and clean and toilets also. If you start your trip here you are lucky the owner will give you a lot of information. The location of the hotel is perfect in the town. We would go back if we go again to Kota Kinabalu.

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Thank Noguerable
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Awesome staff. Very funny and helpful. They did not push us to buy any sort of tours or things like this. Perfect location. Free Wifi. Can use kitchen for preparing salads or instant noodles. Can be noisy but it depends on the room. No complaints at all. Great value for the price. Cheers Micheal and the girls.

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