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VS Guest House

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Pieve a Nievole, Italy
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

The guesthouse is centrally located, with many restaurants around. The room was comfortable and clean. Hot water in the bathroom. Good price. Staff not very friendly, a little bit nasty and silly. It is ok for one or two nights. Wifi sometimes didn't worked properly.

Thank Messina_Nicola
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed February 1, 2016

Very nice hotel. simple and cheapest . more than enough if you are backpackers style. very closed to the bus station. as a Muslim, the mosque is just near by the hotel. food and fruit stall . friendly staff

Thank Dahlia D
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Reviewed April 12, 2015

The VS Guest House was clean and comfortable, the staff were friendly, the wifi was pretty strong, the location was good and the price was fair. Not much more you can ask for from a budget guest house.

1Thank nlaguilera
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed April 8, 2015

It's a very cheap place to stay. the location is pretty convenient to go to the seafood restaurants. The room was fine. a bit of peeling paint but it's not bad. the aircon was fine and we got good wifi in the room. Check in was very fast. the reception and rooms are up a flight of stairs. So if...

Thank simhkpang
Madrid, Spain
Reviewed September 6, 2014

Good option in Tawau. The place is nicely decorated, the room was simple and spacious. The place was clean. The wifi worked. However, there is a mosque nearby, so we could hear the calling for prayers. The staff had a very poor level of English, but they always tried to help.

2Thank avo77
Reviewed August 23, 2014

Good central location. From airport to hotel, it cost $45 by taxi. Has a supermarket and malay food court nearby. Room is clean. Book it from booking.com. Wifi is good but sometimes it is hard to connect. Had a 4 person room ( room 15 ) which has 2 double beds. Room air cond works well but bathroom needs to...

Thank David_TanPuchong
Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed August 6, 2014

Stayed here for one short night while in transit to the eastern coast of Sabah. Very affordable, friendly and helpful staff, and close to a food arcade which is open until 23:00. The street outside is not the most pleasant (broken concrete, cockroaches, a few rats skulking about), but the inside of the hotel is pristine. Not a speck of...

Thank lagomorpheus
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 17, 2014 via mobile

This place is a basic, good value for money cheap hotel - not much above backpacker level but clean and conveniently located. We chose a room with a window but in the end it probably didn't make a difference. The guesthouse is on a single floor of a building in the centre of town and it can be a bit...

1Thank skippy-aus
Reviewed May 14, 2014 via mobile

This guesthouse is for backpackers, like my girlfriend and I, okay. The guesthouse is new and has modern rooms. If you are on a budget, this is a good opportunity! Divers who come here to sleep before they go to sipadan might have other standards... but compared to other guesthouses we have stayed in during our trip through Sabah, this...

2Thank Kevin L
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed May 6, 2014 via mobile

A group of us was there for stop over before heading out to Mabul Island. It is conveniently located in the middle of town and it's clean. The wall is a little thin so try to be a little considerate to your eh next door neighbour. At breaking dawn there was a strong drainage smell fills the room, don't know...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
VS Guest House is located in Tawau City Central. It's just walking distance from bus terminal city central and Servay Hypermarket. We provide our guests a clean and neat place to stay with reasonable price; perhaps we can call it low cost at strategic area. Air-conditioned guest rooms are fitted with complete facilities: Quality mattress, HD LCD TV, attached bathroom with heater and toiletries. ... more   less 

Additional Information about VS Guest House

Address: Jalan Stephen Tan, Tawau 91000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > Tawau Division > Tawau
Price Range: $12 - $15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — VS Guest House 1*
Number of rooms: 16
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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“I stay in room no.3, it is just in front of the lobby, so you might hear some noise when you inside your room. Try to request those room at the end of the corridor.”
sching91, Apr 9, 2014 | Read review
“i need fresh air when i sleep, standard room with window are my best choice.”
khanzab, Nov 15, 2013 | Read review
“Make sure you get a window. It is not expensive though.”
Babs-Pollux, Aug 22, 2013 | Read review
“Best wifi...works well...close to lobby...pay extra for a window room...if room does not feel right...ask to see others...only 16 rooms...may sell out!”
sailorsmile, Aug 22, 2013 | Read review
“Rooms with window”
HRS_6, Apr 28, 2013 | Read review
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