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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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26 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly and nice staff upon check in. Modern design and clean Internet super slow till can't use. You won't find indoor slippers yourself but call to request for that Called twice to complain toilet can't flash, said will come to check but no one turn up. Called third time, no one answer anymore. Outcome: whole stay can't flash toilet. Window... More 

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Thank yeejia
Betsy_LL, Front Office Manager at S'kan Styles Hotel, responded to this review

Dear yeejia, We sincere apology it was unpleasant experience during your stay with us. We had delivered the message and rectify the problem accordingly. Rest assured we will learn from the mistake and avoid the defect to be happen in the near future. About the wifi issue, as informed the speedy of wifi at town area coverage is quite slow.... More 

Kuantan, Malaysia
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72 reviews
57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well unique modern designed bedroom room with beautifully choicest coloured although quite small. But the bathroom needs more supervision. Centred in city with a lot of shopping activities around. A great choice for seafood and shopping lovers. Nice and simple breakfast with the beautiful sea view. Smoke-free hotel and RM200 fine if caught smoking in the hotel. Well recommended and... More 

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Thank kamarasaman
Betsy_LL, Front Office Manager at S'kan Styles Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kamarasaman, Thank you for write us the great comment during your stay. The hotel concept is mainly for young, energetic, and stylish to refresh all guest who walk in to the hotel. As Sandakan well known as Little Hong Kong and those old shop-lot with building still maintain. The central market just 5 mins walking distance with selling of... More 

New Zealand
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you don't like cities this may not be the ideal spot for you. The staff were helpful with setting me up with wifi because I arrived hours before I could check in. I only stayed one night - room and bed were comfortable, food was good. If, like me, you're a nature lover, there are other places closer to... More 

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Thank Samantha B
Betsy_LL, Front Office Manager at S'kan Styles Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Samantha B, Thank you for time taking to write us review during your stay. Delivery of the staff service to valued customer is our first priority, we thankful that you feel satisfied of the service staff and hotel facilities. We hope to welcome you to stay with us again in the near future. Best Regards, The management of S'kan... More 

Hong Kong, China
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14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

-Please note that this hotel has another name: IBIS, just next to Four Point Sheraton -Friendly staff, new and modern, all equipment are good function, good buffet breakfast and very reasonable charge of lunch, quick and clear email communicate, -Very Good location, just 1 to 2 minutes walking distance to seaside restaurants / shopping mall / Central Market / Supermarket,... More 

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Thank mrCKLee
Betsy_LL, Front Office Manager at S'kan Styles Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr CKLee, We are appreciated of your positive feedback during your 4D3N stay with us. Previously our hotel was under leading international management company, Accor group and IBIS was one of the hotel brand. However, we are no longer to extend the IBIS styles service and re-branded as S'kan Styles Hotel. Still we keep the hotel professionalism and positive... More 

Penang
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26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Effa was so good that , she put customer first in her line of duty. She was so customer focus, that she called us within 10mins before we can even decide on our night stay. With her Attentiveness, we stayed there and felt satisfied. Keep up the good work Effa. Cheers

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Thank Shanmugam K
Betsy_LL, Front Office Manager at S'kan Styles Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Shanmugam K, Thank you for recent pleasant stay with us and glad that you enjoyed at our hotel very much. We had notified your message to us from the room survey form and will rewards the staff accordingly. We wish to welcome you to stay with us again and serve you for extra miles. Best Regards, The management of... More 

New York City, New York
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74 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

I stayed in Sandakan in order to see the Orangutan and chose this hotel based on it's TripAdvisor ratings and good price. The hotel is located in a good spot and is accessible to a few different things in the city. I chose an ocean view room. I had a view of the water, and a room with wifi and... More 

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Thank Cora C
Betsy_LL, Front Office Manager at S'kan Styles Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Cora C, Thank you for sparing time and posting your review of our hotel on Trip Advisor. It was certainly our pleasure to have you as our guest and the most delighted to learn that you have thoroughly enjoyed your trip with experiencing of the local culture and wildlife environment. We want to apologize for the wifi issues you... More 

Lichfield, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

I want to start by pointing out that this is only the second 1* review I've ever given... This hotel is tired, old, unclean and untidy. It's in a busy but very dirty location, and although it loosely offers sea views, the sea you look out on to is littered with rubbish from the local markets. The restaurant felt unclean,... More 

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Thank Ben L
Betsy_LL, Front Office Manager at S'kan Styles Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ben L, Thank you for choosing S'kan Styles hotel and taking the time to convey your feedback with us. it's a shame that the bad experience of food quality didn't meet your expectations. However, Our Head Chef is in the midst of review and upgrade the food menu and the consistency of food quality enhancement. Sincere apology that you... More 

Sabah, Malaysia
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

This hotel is affordable in terms of financially and is the center of the main Sandakan. Easy to walk to harbour mall, market etc. The room is comfortable, air conditioner functioning very well, the food was just okay for me. The shower room was made in glasses, it was funny as I was travelling with my girlfriends, we ended up... More 

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1 Thank Vic_peiling
Betsy_LL, Front Office Manager at S'kan Styles Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Vic_peiling, Thank you so much for the positive comment towards our hotel. We are glad that you and your friends enjoyed the hotel facilities provided. Definitely, the unique of the Hotel confront with ocean view always become our guest favorite choice. We hope to welcome you and your friends to come back stay with us again, and enjoy the... More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

This hotel is right on the waterfront, close to the central market and city centre. It is very much a budget hotel. The room was very small. We only had one small/medium towel each and breakfast was very basic (not even including fruit juice - just cordial!) but for the money, it was a great base for us in Sandakan.... More 

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Thank janpeter6568
Betsy_LL, Front Office Manager at S'kan Styles Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Janpeter6568, Warmest greetings from S'kan Styles Hotel! Sincerely thanks to your comment to us during your stay experience. we had delivered your comment to the concerned department and apology for the inconvenience caused. From this point of view, we hope to make the recovery to you for your next stay with us and rest assured, we will improving on... More 

County Dublin, Ireland
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17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

Basic hotel with good sized rooms - we had a room with a queen bed and it had an annexe for an additional single bed so very spacious. Clean. Good small bathroom. Breakfast is minimal but sufficient. Staff friendly.

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Thank photoop2016
Betsy_LL, Manager at S'kan Styles Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Photoop2016, Thank you for the feedback to us during your stay at S'kan Styles Hotel. Our Hotel is always serve every guest to the best as we can provide. We are improving the choices of breakfast to maximize the guest satisfaction. Again, S'kan Styles Hotel looking forward to welcome you stay with us in the near future. Best Regards,... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about S'kan Styles Hotel

Address: HS 12 Sandakan Harbour Square, Sandakan 90000, Malaysia (Formerly Ibis Styles Sandakan Waterfront Sabah)
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > Sandakan Division > Sandakan
Price Range: $35 - $40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — S'kan Styles Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 133
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Also Known As:
Swiss-Inn Waterfront Sandakan Hotel Sandakan
Swiss Hotel Waterfront Sandakan
S'Kan Styles Hotel Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia
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