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Hotel Traveller

2.5 of 5 Motel   |   Shoplot 27 & 28. Jalan Tugu, Kg Air, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Brooklyn, New York
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65 reviews 65 reviews
21 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

It's nothing special, but it's only 20 bucks! The location is good, we always find it to be very clean, the wifi works great, and the shower is amazing. Yes it would be nice to have a window, but then pay more for a nicer hotel. We always go back here cause we're scared of what else you might find... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

Stayed 5 nights here. It's very basic, you have a comfy bed, tv, ac and hot shower with great pressure. The wifi is better than most budget places in the area. Location is good as you're pretty much right in the center. Staff were very friendly.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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674 reviews 674 reviews
47 hotel reviews
305 helpful votes 305 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Hotel traveller is very well located for KK. It is quite cheap and surrounded by food options. The staff are friendly and do their best to help, but could do with knowing more local information. The room was small and dark. It had a powerful (but old) aircon system and a TV with about two channels. The bed was OK,... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Stayed in the standard room. No windows, which is always a drag. Rooms have tv's, but I think they're older than me! Tiny tv's with aweful signal. Mosquitoes x 10 in room. The reason ror that is that cleaning personel leaves the door to the room open before new guests arrive. Nice! Staff were just okay. Not very welcoming. More... More 

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Zhanjiang, China
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144 reviews 144 reviews
34 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

The Hotel Traveller is a great budget hotel that is situated right in the heart of the city. Everything is in easy walking distance from this hotel, and if you have to go further afar, it is right beside a taxi rank, and the southern buses depart only 100m away. The rooms are well appointed, there is a lift which... More 

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8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

I actually have a residence proper in keningau so there are times business meetings drag till near midnite...then I have to lay to rest till the dawn.I found the hotel for the first time going to the hospital at queen elizabeth 2 and I had a long queue till eight at night.I have stayed in the small room and had... More 

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Luzon, Philippines
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45 reviews 45 reviews
14 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

The hotel is kind of old, but what i liked most about it is its location - the restaurants, malls/money changers, night market are just a few steps away. There's also a taxi stand right next to the hotel. The room was pretty average, but it's okay given the fact that it is a budget hotel and you'll probably be... More 

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Sabah, Borneo
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2010

I recently stayed in a single room with windows. Feel regret with what I am paying for, sometimes. The services need improvement!!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2010

I recently stayed in a room with no windows. It was dark, stunk like dirty socks and the air felt kinda moist. We moved to a new room. It stunk worse. Maybe the rooms with windows are better though I didn't try. I don't think its the hotels fault. They are newly opened. But its an old building and the... More 

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53 reviews 53 reviews
53 hotel reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2009

This hotel just opened some time around Feb 2009. Prices are lower than others in the area. Good location. Taxi stand, shopping, and eateries nearby. I stayed here for 1 night (Rm68 for a room without window and a queen-sized bed, attached bathroom). Rooms with windows cost slightly more. Unlike other hotels (I viewed a number of rooms in budget... More 

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Address: Shoplot 27 & 28. Jalan Tugu, Kg Air, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Traveller 2.5*
Number of rooms: 45
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