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“Relaxing stay with great view!” 4 of 5 stars
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Seri Kinabalu Resort
KM 9.5 Ranau _ Kundasang Highway | Ranau, Kota Kinabalu 89309, Malaysia   |  
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Ranked #31 of 64 Kota Kinabalu B&B and Inns
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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“Relaxing stay with great view!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

Room was simple - double bed, vanity, tv, wardrobe, ceiling fan and attached bathroom. Bed is comfy and clean. As the climate is cool in Kundasang, you definitely don't need any airconditioning especially on those cold mornings! However as we took 2 rooms, I noticed that both rooms' bathroom doors were a miss - there is actually 1 sliding door that separates room & the bathroom and 1 hinged door that separates the sink area & hot shower/toilet. Our room only had the sliding door and the other room only had the hinged door...erk...but the main thing was, you still have privacy to do your business so that didn't really spoil anything for us. You get a kettle in the room as well (very very very important for making hot drinks often!) together with local coffee & tea. I even had the nerve to ask the reception for a bowl & spoon as I wanted to eat some Maggi Kari we brought along hahaha and yes, they sent it so = happy! :p

Breakfast was great but finished quite fast (I guess because it was cold hence makes you wanna eat more, hahaha!) Simple fried noodles, omelette, bread, jam, kaya, butter, coffee & tea was served at the restaurant. Be warned : you are embracing nature so quite a lot of 'nature' in the form of insects & butterflies flying around hehehe Another plus is they also have BBQ pits for family/friends who wish to enjoy the cool air & each others company. The deck behind the resort is the best spot to just chill out - we had a bottle of liquor to warm us up, definitely neat as it feels like it's on the rocks in that climate :)

The best thing was the view from the deck behind the resort....oh the view of our magnificent Mount Kinabalu...we did not want to leave! The sun is on your face yet you feel the chill of the mountain air...leaves you speechless and in awe of how beautiful life is when you hit the pause button..

All in all, it was a great way to relax with such great scenery around you. Price was justifiable to the room quality - didn't pay much so didn't expect much..

Room Tip: Always remember to latch/lock the windows if you are on the ground floor as it faces the parking lot...
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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Address: KM 9.5 Ranau _ Kundasang Highway | Ranau, Kota Kinabalu 89309, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
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Ranked #31 of 64 B&Bs / Inns in Kota Kinabalu
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