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    Borneo Sandakan Backpackers

    Block HS-5, Lot 54 & 55, 1st & 2nd floor, Sandakan Harbour Square, Sandakan 90000, Malaysia
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    Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

    Great little hostel, superb location in the heart of Sandakan with tour operators all around. Professional and friendly service from a lovely lady called Bing, who also cooks you eggs for breakfast. Clean and relatively spacious rooms, good a/c, wifi solid. A great base to...More

    Thank C D
    Response from Jonathan K, Manager at Borneo Sandakan BackpackersResponded July 27, 2016

    Hi CD , Thank you for the good reviewed ! Were very happy you enjoyed the stay. Hope to see you again :)

    Reviewed July 21, 2016

    Easy to find, and in a decent location next to quite a few restaurants and stores. Breakfast and coffee included, the staff were friendly and helpful in the organizing of tours. The room itself is basic, spacious, and clean. Unfortunately we were situated behind the...More

    Thank Hacb86
    Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

    The staff here are the reason why my stay was so lovely. They offer to cook breakfast for you (eggs and toast) and make you coffee/tea. The staff are very helpful with everything! Bedrooms and bathrooms are basic but fine for the price. They have...More

    Thank Jessica V
    Response from Jonathan K, Manager at Borneo Sandakan BackpackersResponded July 27, 2016

    Hello Jessica ! Thank you for the lovely compliments and we really appreciate it. Hope you enjoy your stay in Sabah and hope to see you again in the future !

    Reviewed June 2, 2016

    This was one of the better hostel I stayed at on my year long backpacking trip through South East Asia. Staff is incredibly friendly (they took me and a couple of other people from the hostel on a fun night out), a tour company is...More

    Thank Nicco S
    Response from Jonathan K, Manager at Borneo Sandakan BackpackersResponded June 6, 2016

    Dear Nicco S, We are happy to hear that you had an enjoyable stay with us. Hope to see you again :)

    Reviewed May 30, 2016

    Accomodation is simple but clean (although dorms gets quite hot and stuffy as no windows). Really friendly staff make the difference here.....good advice about local area and even had game of thrones latest episodes which was a bonus. Nice breakfast as they offer to cook...More

    Thank Mikeey23
    Response from Jonathan K, Manager at Borneo Sandakan BackpackersResponded June 6, 2016

    Hi Mikeey23 ! Thank you for staying with us and hope to see you again in the future :)

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    Room Tips
    "Better in-room WIFI is available on the first floor"
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    "The doRm was great. 6 beds only but I was alone for 2 nights which felt like a private room. Airconditioned..."
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    "Thin walls, bad sound insulation"
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    "don't go into a dorm. If you're on a low budget go down the road to Harbourside BPs - they have nice..."
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