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Masada Backpacker

1st Floor, Lot 9, Jalan Masjid | Mosque Valley, Kota Kinabalu 88800, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best places I've stopped by during my trip: it's clean, comfortable, safe, friendly and is in walking distance of everything you need around the town, especially the Jesselton Point (20 minutes walk to take the ferry), night market on the waterfront (10 minutes walking distance), bus station (5 minutes). The dorms are big enough, the beds are... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived late in the evening but there was still a room left. The room was clean and well organized. The breakfast was very good! Especially the coffee... :) We met some great people there. The staff was very kind and helpfull. If you see any white nike shoes with neon orange laces near the enterance; those where mine and... More

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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very clean place with a new feeling to it. Beds are comfortable, rooms clean and spacious. Aircon quiet. Pros: - cheap - nice bed - very clean - 10 min walk from central waterfront Cons: - most rooms face the commen room so if you are a person that goes to bed early there will be a bit of noise... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Masada backpackers is clean, comfortable and is in walking distance of everything you need around the town. The staff are very friendly and helpful and then the free brekkie is excellent. I would definitely recommend this hostel. I stayed in the female dorm room. Great nights sleep and a charger right by the bed. Had two pillows and lockable storage... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We stayed in a double room for a couple of nights with shared bathrooms. Room was large and clean and bathrooms were clean when we used them. Nice kitchen/communal area with tea and coffee and good breakfast. Staff were polite and friendly and hostel in good place to explore KK.

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I keep coming back to this great guesthouse throughout my travels in Sabah. The managers are warm and welcoming each time, and all of the staff are helpful, patient, and very sweet. Breakfast and snacks available all day and a coffee and milo/hotchocolate machine! There are a variety of rooms available for every kind of traveler, with very clean rooms... More

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Cologne, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Helpful staff, good value for money and good vibe among the travelers. The city center is in walking distance, the included breakfast is quite OK with proper coffee, toast and cereal. Would defiantly recommend this place!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Ok so this hostel is at the higher end of the price scale for hostels in KK and in SE Asia, but its worth it. Its a little out of town, but easy to walk into. He rooms are compact, but have plenty of god storage areas for backpacks, and a plug socket by the bed to charge computers etc.... More

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Kuala Lumpur
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I stayed at this hostel for 3 nights. I like its cleanliness and staff hospitality. Good location to the happening place that is the popular night market and water front and the Philippino Market and fresh market. This hostel also has coffee and milo dispenser at your service round the clock.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights as a place to rest & to catch a flight to Tawau on day 2, therefore, we just wanted a clean & budget place in a good location. We booked a double room & bathroom was shared. Room was basic & bed was ok. AC & wifi worked well in room. Housekeeping was done... More

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Address: 1st Floor, Lot 9, Jalan Masjid | Mosque Valley, Kota Kinabalu 88800, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
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Number of rooms: 7
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