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Kingston Hotel Kota Kinabalu

Block A, Lot 6, Ground Floor, KK Times Square, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
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Selangor, Malaysia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Strongly not recommended. Light is too dim. Receptionists service is poor, never smile, never greet, never say thank you. the most scary things is, room is full of baby cockroaches!!!!!!! Even after i have requested to change room, the other room are also full a lot of cockroaches. When i launch complaint with them, never say thank you. WILL NEVER... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Been staying in Kingston for years now, whenever I make my monthly business trip to KK. What's great is the rooms are clean and comfortable bed ! So far in all my stays there, haven't encountered any fowl smells, in the room or the corridor. Agree that it is a bit troublesome to access the lift to get to the... More 

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Thank NKeong
Cebu, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

The hotel is strategically located near shopping and business centers. The staff were generally nice and accommodating. The room was spacious and generally clean but smell of smoke in the hallway is evident. Bed was comfortable. Bathroom was spacious. The only main complaint is that access to the rooms is located outside the lobby, beside the building, and there were... More 

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Thank LeoneSith
Kota Kinabalu
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015 via mobile

Booked and paid plus deposit for 2nights. Moved for 3 rooms in a night because air- conditioning was not working. Our MISERY start the moment we step foot in this hotel by moving to another room we thought that our problem was solve.but we dont have any idea that this was just the only beggining of our MISERY and turn... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

Our first stay was 2 years back, it was clean, huge and comfortable room. But now it was very disappointed, room floor alot of small cockroach, very dirty and suck..Until we buy the shieldtox to spray it. Kettle not function well. Room price quite expensive, RM180 ++ including tax, will not stay here anymore.

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Kuala Lumpur
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

As I was booking for the hotel I was being told by friends that this is a low cost hotel and I should not be expecting too much. Upon checking in I was greeted with a nice environment and very friendly staff. Totally not what I was expecting. I was being assigned to room 310. It was much better than... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Room was ok but the smoke smell was really horrible and a lot of cockroaches inside the room. Even though complaint but no further action taken. Pukes are everywhere near the staircase and inside the lift and no one cleaning it at all. Very near to pubs and airport.

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Selangor, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

For the past 2 times i visited KK, i stayed here for at least 2 nights per visit. Reason why? I'm comfortable, clean, strategically located near my work place, ample parking, decent service etc. However, to get around i seriously recommend you renting a car. If you want to see the rest of KK, it's not exactly near where you... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

I was down in KK on work purposes which was located at KK Times Square Hence I booked into Kingston as it was only walking distance to my work place. It looks like a new hotel and the rooms were decent as well Rates are kind of pricy for a simple room with no breakfast A lot of construction going... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

located at KK times square where mostly offices around. Nearby the hotel there are 2 construction sites -the Loft condominium & Riverson KK -with Gleneagles Medical centre. But the area is safe with security. The hotel reception is friendly. To access the guestroom, have to used lift outside the hotel lobby. My room is a twin bed room which is... More 

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