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Kuantan, Malaysia
Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

stayed for 2 nights..Big and spacious bedroom with set of sofa and spacious clean bathroom. Quite place to stay with a few restaurants around. Rooms and towels are clean with enough coffee / tea and mineral drinks complimentary. Peaceful environment with few shops available for your needs. Reasonable prices and recommended if happened to be in Sandakan and a bit...

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Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Due to bad weather, the airline has given us a voucher to stay overnight at this hotel. As this was a last minute arrangement, the hotel staff reacted quickly to help us to get into the room and rest as it was past midnight when we arrived. I am impressed with the teamwork of the boss and his staffs. They...

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Penang, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Reviewed March 27, 2016

Not a terrible hotel but our experience was not pleasant. My wife and I came back to Sandakan for Cheng Beng, we chose this hotel because it is near to our relatives' house so that they can pick us up easily, but to be honest, I somehow regretted choosing it. Thumbs up: 1) We were granted for early check-in at...

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Klang, Selangor
Reviewed March 2, 2016

Although this particular hotel is rated 3 stars, it felt more like an overpriced hostel. Imagine itwo rows of shophouses combined - and there you have it. The location is not ideal, the surrounding neighbors are car workshops and mini warehouses - so you get a fair bit of noises in the morning of small trucks and what not. The...

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Selangor
Reviewed December 14, 2015

Been to this hotel once during my vacations in Sandakan to visit my parents over there. I decided to check in here to experience the service and facilities offered by the hotel. Well what I can say is perfect for couples and family gathering. The room so nice the best is got free Wifi so that I can surf internet...

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New York
Reviewed September 1, 2015

I cannot find an adjective horrible enough to describe the staff of this hotel, sans one young man. Actually, I was not supposed to stay at this hotel, and I wish I hadn't. I arrived at midnight on the bus because of traffic, so it was too late to look for another hotel. This Best Western is less than 100...

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Susan M, Manager at Gloria Plaza Hotel Sandakan, responded to this review

Dear Flyer103New York Thank you for your comments concerning your stay at the BEST WESTERN Sandakan Hote & Residence. We appreciate you taking the time to write and hope you will accept our apologies for any inconvenience you experienced. I have investigated your comments and will take steps to ensure that the problem you experience do not happen again. My...

TAWAU, Malaysia
Reviewed June 15, 2015

Internet Connectivity was fast and smooth. Quite Environment during day time but a bit noisy during late night where staff clearing the lounge areas and clearly heard inside the room. Staff was polite and helpful. Unable to utilise the breakfast at designated restaurant due to routine general cleaning.

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Susan M, Manager at Gloria Plaza Hotel Sandakan, responded to this review

Dear Yen Vun C Thank you for your good comments on the internet connections and on the staff attitudes. We would like to apologized for the noise from the atrium that can be heard from your room. As the lounge is run by a third party entity we have highlighted this matter to the manager and he promised that this...

Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

As I thought I was having great days in Best Western Kota Kinabalu, I would like to stay in Sandakan Branch somedays. However I was disappointed when I even ask for toilet and it was reserved for guests. I mean, I am going be a guest someday, what's wrong if I'm going to use it? Right? Even the door are...

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Reviewed June 2, 2015 via mobile

It's me n my family's maiden trip to sandakan..the hotel was good with modern amenities . Ideal for families . Although location was bit far off,it was not a problem for us as we mostly use waze to navigate . highly recommended 👍👍

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Sandakan
Reviewed March 23, 2015

Its been sometime i have left sandakan,even i'm far sandakan is always near to my heart as the girl loved was from sandakan...an a sabahan girl....As each day passes through there not a day without thinking of best western sandakan...i could remember the place...stays fresh in my heart...the food,the rooms (101 & 102 )....i stayed in best western with my...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Best WESTERN Sandakan Hotel and residence is now affiliated to RCI, THE only RCI hotel in Sabah. We have added 32 New hotel rooms and now we have a total of 80 rooms. We have mine 2 Bedrooms family apartment , 1 handicap Room, 1 honeymoon suite and 69 standard, superior and deluxe rooms.We have a new banquet hall capacity for 600 pax Fully air condition., suitable for marriage function, annual dinner, meetings , concert etc.. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gloria Plaza Hotel Sandakan

Address: Lot E-1-G, Bandar Letat Jaya, Mile 4 Lorong 3, Sandakan 90000, Malaysia (Formerly BEST WESTERN Sandakan Hotel & Residence)
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > Sandakan Division > Sandakan
Price Range: $23 - $62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Gloria Plaza Hotel Sandakan 3.5*
Number of rooms: 84
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“rooms on the corner suits are large and quieter”
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 of 5 bubbles mymedia08, Dec 14, 2015 | Read review
“Room 101& 102”
 of 5 bubbles KathiravanM, Mar 23, 2015 | Read review
“Make sure your room is away from the club/karaoke!”
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 of 5 bubbles L440JPalexp, Oct 16, 2014 | Read review
“Avoid Room 101 for non-smokers”
 of 5 bubbles tommacau, Sep 10, 2014 | Read review
“Our room was facing the outside, not the courtyard, so I believe it will be quieter at night when the club is operating again.”
 of 5 bubbles wizardofwallstr, Jun 12, 2014 | Read review
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