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The Cottage Hotel Kundasang

Kg. Lembah Permai, Jalan Kundasang Kauluan, 89308, Malaysia
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at Cottage Hotel, 1st floor, room nearest to the staircase. Room was acceptable except that our room TV couldn't receive any reception. Fortunately, WIFI was easily connected in this room - but other rooms couldn't. So, many had to use WIFI at the lobby. Toilets are clean but hot showers are weak. Breakfast is not fancy. Just enough to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The hotel offering near Kinabalu park is not plentiful so you have to adjust your expectation levels accordingly. The Cottage hotel is a very basic hotel with no heating in the rooms and very poor insulation / isolation. We had the bad luck to stay at the hotel for two nights when the rain was pouring down and the wind... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I stayed for two nights on business and travelled with my husband (I didn't want to be on my own in a new place). It took us two hours to reach Kundasang from Kota Kinabalu. The surrounding views are spectacular. Be sure to ask a room that faces Mt Kinabalu, but if you don't get one, don't fret. The vista... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

A very simple and very basic hotel for a night stay and no more. Everything in the room was basic. The breakfast was basic. It's ok if you're staying for just a night before your climb the next day. If you don't plan to climb and are looking for a place to stay while holidaying at Kundasang, please try other... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We went to this hotel in the late evening, it was the first hotel on our way so we decided to try it out, despite having hesitations. The outside of the hotel wasn't really looking good and inside it was also not very clean. The girl at the reception was giggling all the time and it took her a really... More 

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62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Good view good surrounding in Kundasang. Hotel located near Mt KK and Kinabalu Park. Walking distance to Kundasang morning market which is must visit. Hotel nearby attraction will be Kundasang War Memorial, and Desa Cattle Dairy Farm which worth visit as well. Taxi can be hired for MYR 60-80 for 6 hours service. Hotel rooftop have good view as well.... More 

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Puchong, Selangor, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

My friends and I took a package deal to Sabah and part of the deal was a 1 night stay at Kundasang. We stayed at the cottage. The rooms & bathroom was clean, cant expect much on the service. We had steamboat for dinner and it was good but nothing to shout about. There is nothing much to do there... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Unfortunately my room was right behind the reception desk. It was loud all night ---especially the toddler who was being babysat by the night clerk Wifi was spotty and breakfast just passable. However spectacular morning view of kinabalu

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Very good location to view the mountain but must wake up early. The valley view from the hotel is awesome. Near the Desa Dairy farm and Kundasang Memorial park. Reasonable rate. Enjoy my day staying here.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Room is okay, clean and well maintained. Staff is quite funny, always joking. Walking distance from Pekan Kundasang. But water pressure is low! and far from Kinabalu Park if you don't have any transportation. Reasonable price.

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Address: Kg. Lembah Permai, Jalan Kundasang Kauluan, 89308, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > Ranau
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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