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Slagon Homestay

Kampung Silou, Malaysia
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Ranked #1 of 15 Ranau B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Copenhagen
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Slagon's for one night (if we didn't have to catch a flight we'd definitely have stayed longer). This is a perfect place if you are a family or just want a little escape from the busy hotels in the touristic areas. I'd recommend a car if you plan to stay longer. If you do have a car... More

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Some say, it is hard to find, but everybody will help you find this beautifull place. The owners are friendly and make nice diners and interesting conversation! If you like nature and want to experience some local life, i can highly recommend this place!

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

I have been a visitor to Slagon Homestay for over 3 years. Yes it is difficult to find in the dark but finding this jewel of a place is well worth the effort. The location is just amazing with a river flowing under the dining/living area bridge and you instantly feel like you are in another world. The owners and... More

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

It is 3.8km away when you see its first signboard at the main road or Ranau rown. Going deep into the village, after many turns. Frankly to say if you arrive at dark, its very hard to find when solely base on its signboard. It is located in the village, yes IN A VILLAGE where you wont find any mountain... More

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Setapak, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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9 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

very hard to find this homestay. i was lost for few times, even i called to there receptionist, i still cant find the way. until i asked the people there and show me the way. actually there is a small signboard showing the way but i never noticed it. the room is just very very simple and basic and it... More

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Philadelphia, PA
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680 helpful votes 680 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

BZmum's review has described the comfort level of this homestay quite accurately. It's what I would call 2-star comfort, in a pleasant rural location near Renau. The location makes a good overnight stopover between Mt. Kinabalu park and Poring hot springs. The meals offered were inexpensive and excellent, and the hosts welcoming. Bugs in the early evening are a bit... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

Budget homestay in Silou, Ranau with a local Malaysia farmstay experience. If you don't mind insects creeping around the property and some in your rooms, this homestay provides clean basic facilities, with value for money local meals that can be added on. There are fruit trees, berries shrubs, an animal paddock, small river in the property so this is a... More

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Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2012

1stly we are lost going to the place because it's not by the road.. it's very deep inside the village name Silou.. thanx to the worker,he met us at the mosque where we stop.. so we just follow his behind.. when we arrive there it was so breath taking.. very nice place n everything was nice lah.. there are few... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2011

I have been there for my research. It was a clean and well-managed homestay, surrounded by huge well-preseved land. The staff there was so nice. We were having great experience with the homestay, with short jungle trekking and plucking the rambutan in its own orchard! However, for other activities and meal, early booking required. The price is reasonable too!!

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Address: Kampung Silou, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > Ranau
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