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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

We had a terrible experience. The room was not clean up. The rubbish are everywhere. No towels provided till we asked for it. Water heater not functioning. It could be too hot and it's looking very old type. I would not recommend this hotel to a family vacation.

1 Thank Rossazleny R
Manila, Philippines
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

When we arrived at the hotel, they didn't have the booked room for us that we booked online so they gave us another room for 10 RM plus. On the next day we got the room that we booked but in this room we had bed bugs and the water heater was not working!!! So we had bed bug bites... More 

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Cebu Island, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

I found this BUDGET hotel MUCH better than some of the budget hotels I have stayed in. The place looks a bit Budget from the outside and the stairs up to both the reception and the rooms. The Noise from the surrounding streets is off putting however...... Once you enter your room the noise is gone the rooms are a... More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013 via mobile

I stayed here for three nights in a double room. Everything in my room was old and dirty. There were two leaking pipes in my en suite bathroom which dripped relentlessly. There was also a hole to the ceiling in my bathroom. The walls were cracked and the window looked like it had never even heard of cleanliness. The room... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

I went to Kota Kinabalu from 19th to 22nd September 2013. The weather was clear and we got to view the low peak of Mount Kinabalu all the time. On the 2nd day there, we moved from Kundasang Inn to A&J budget hotel. Because there's 5 of us, we decided to take a family room. Actually the room can fit... More 

2 Thank raihanrani
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

air-con took long time to cool the room, lack of maintenance. lizards, cockroaches can be seen every evening. only clean your room upon request, had to go to the counter to ask for towel everyday. there are many hotels in the surrounding area at slightly higher rate but much cleaner & hygienic. never stay in this hotel again.

2 Thank platinumSingapore
Whitby, Ontario
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Stayed at this hotel knowing what to expect as the hotel is cheap. A place to stay for the night for 4 people for less then USD 25. Location is right at where the fruit and night market is . The wet market is 10 mins walk north.To get to gaya street there is a walking overhead bridge next to... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

We stayed in the room 208 which is suppoused to be the best one in their hotel. Hotel is located nect to Le Meridien Hotel which makes you think this is a fine location. Unfortunatelly, the location is covered with rats and cockroaches (especially nights). Entrance to the hotel's reception which ic located on the 1st floor demands a lot... More 

2 Thank Pavlus1986
Kuching, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013

it was my 2nd trip to kk in 2011 that i stayed in this hotel. Very convenient. my room was on the 2nd floor and safe. at night there is a night market behind this building. the handikraft bazaar was just across the street including a mosque. As for transportation it is just outside this building. for a bus trip... More 

1 Thank vivienateng
Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

This place is right on the waterfront on the opposite corner to A&J (non-budget) Hotel. We were given room 208 which is at the front with a double bed and a shower room with hot water. There's CCTV in all the corridors so reception knows what's going on immediately. There's a large sitting area at reception and a fridge, tea... More 

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about A & J Budget Hotel

Address: No. 8 Tingkat 1,2 &3, Block M | Sinsuran Complex Jalan 19,, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
Business Center with Internet Access
Price Range: $12 - $15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — A & J Budget Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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