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The Crown Borneo Hotel

23 Jalan Pinang | Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu 88100, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Crown Borneo was my first hotel ever in Kota Kinabalu. The staff were cordial and helpful. The room and breakdast were average, but for a reasonable price. Downside, wifi doesn't reach 3F where my room was. Had to do my data communication at the lobby.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015 via mobile

Been staying here last week for a transit stay as airport very near... they do even provide an airport transfer too... cleanliness and hotel condition are perfect, price are cheap and worth to stay... bed is clean, aircon is freezing me, toilet also clean and nice... environment around here at night quite silent and dim along street, the only attractive... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Went to KK for a seminar in Oct 2015. Stayed 2 nights at the Crown Borneo Hotel. The room and facilities had nothing to shout out about, but it did suffice. Generally clean and comfortable. Have to applaud the operator and the staff for pleasant service. Can be considered for travelers on a small budget. A lot of local eateries... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015 via mobile

Booked standard room from hoteltravel website rm73 exc taxes. Check in was easy and fast. Everything was ok except for the noisy aeroplanes ( as expected this hotel near to airport)~ This hotel is suitable for anyone who got own car or else you can hop in their tourist van :)

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Bintulu, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

It is a very convenient place to stay for a short trip that need you to spend a night just to wait for the next flight in the morning. Not to mention the transportation to and from the airport is FREE! If you have 4-5 person and don't mind sharing.. just book the family suites room. It can fit all... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 via mobile

I stayed here 1 night and for the price it was a good experience. The staff is friendly and very helpful, the location is super convenient for the airport and they also have hotel cars to take you anywhere around town for a small fee. The room was basic but clean. Wifi doesn't work in the rooms very well but... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

The desk staff and shuttle driver were efficient, charming and lovely, but not trained very well. The breakfast was ok. That's the end of the positive comments. The wifi works only in the lobby, even though their website says 'in-room wifi'. The room was extremely small and smelly. I paid for two nights through expedia, but left after only one... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

Welcoming guests in with the news that your booking has been received but that a room has not been held for you is not perhaps the best way to start your stay, in spite of the rather optimistic recommendation of other places to stay nearby. Whether I won the debate is very much open to question, as the evening spent... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

This place is good only if you need a place to sleep, it's clean and close to the airport and about 15 min walk to the Tanjung Aru beach. The hotel airport pickup is good, but that was because my friend had arrived early and contacted the hotel for the pickup. The staff are friendly.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Booked the accommodation a day before flying in to Kota Kinabalu and managed to arrange for airport transfers at no extra cost. Hotel is conveniently located near BKI (less than 3 min drive). Pleasantly surprised by the in-room wifi service. Massage and spa place directly opposite the hotel is a must-go, making this hotel the perfect stopover accommodation. (The 2.5... More 

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