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    Borneo Backpackers

    No.24 Lorong Dewan, Kota Kinabalu 88801, Malaysia
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    07/09/2017 07/10/2017
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          Overview
          • Excellent19%
          • Very good51%
          • Average14%
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          • Terrible6%
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          Free Wifi
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          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed September 22, 2014

          Backpackers can be quite hard to review at times but all i want is something clean and helpful and they're pretty good, so no complaints. Good location and friendly staff, with some helpful information around the place. Aircon in the private double which is nice...More

          Thank bradfrankel
          Response from BB_Management, Manager at Borneo BackpackersResponded October 15, 2014

          Thank you for your review Brad! We are glad you had a good time here. We are upgrading the hostel over the next couple of months, so when you make your way back to Borneo in the future, we hope to see you here! Take...More

          Reviewed August 28, 2014

          I have been to different hostels in Southeast Asia but what I like most about this hotel is its homey feel - not only because structure-wise, it looks like a home converted into a hostel. More importantly, it offers most items that backpacker traveler may...More

          Thank TengCorrea
          Response from BB_Management, Manager at Borneo BackpackersResponded October 15, 2014

          Teng, Thank you for your wonderful review! We are so happy you felt comfortable with us, and enjoyed your stay here at Borneo Backpackers! We are going through some upgrades and renovations, involving downstairs, in the next couple of months. We hope you will make...More

          Reviewed August 9, 2014

          Every time when I make my Visa-Run from the Philippines, I go to Borneo Backpacker. It's in the middle of the town, close to the Market and has a good Coffeehouse beneath.The People working there are very friendly! The Rooms are cheap and Clean. Internet...More

          1  Thank Erwin A
          Reviewed July 17, 2014

          check in for 15 minutes and realize bed bugs here and there they refund my money and check in to other hostels please closed 1-2 days read all reviews and start working out the place ! when i check in to other hostels meet few...More

          3  Thank Muldereica
          Response from BB_Management, Manager at Borneo BackpackersResponded October 15, 2014

          Thank you for your review, and yes, we couldn't agree more with the bed bug situation. Borneo Backpackers is under new ownership and the first thing we did was straighten out this issue. Room cleanliness is of the upmost importance to us, we do not...More

          Reviewed July 4, 2014

          Didn't have any problems getting here as the taxi driver from the airport knew exactly where it is. There is a café, Borneo 1945, downstairs which is the first thing you'll notice when you arrive, but the door to the hostel itself is on the...More

          Thank GPenaflorida
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          • Breakfast included
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          • Multilingual Staff
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          • $14 - $33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 15
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          • Location
          • Malaysia >
          • Sabah >
          • West Coast Division >
          • Kota Kinabalu District >
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          • Also Known As
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          "I had room 10; quiet room away from the cafe at the back side (no traffic noise)"
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          "Book a single room with the direct access to the terrace veranda. My room was the only room with the direct..."
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          "The double room we booked came with 4 extra beds, so you have a lot of room to place your stuff in (room 16)!"
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          "Ask for Room 12 if you are looking for a single room. It has a balcony that faces the road. Nice view."
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