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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We stop at the hotel for a day after trip to other island.The hotel is located close to the jetty point where you can go by walk and no need any trasportation.The rates are very overpriced, food very bad, very old hotel.Close the area there are much more beautiful and brand new hotel with lowest rates.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A hotel living in the past. The smell of the carpets is too old fashion. But all of this would be okay if the room and bathroom would have been cleaned enough. We found hairs and sand still in the room.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

5 min walk to the port where we get to kapalai resort's centre in Semporna. Convenient but very basic amenities. Dated decor and room cleanliness. Wife local And international breakfast spread. Construction going on opposite the hotel - not disturbed by any noise. Fishy smell outside the hotel. The early morning fish market moved to the other side. Wifi signal... More 

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

I wasn't too pleased with the service at the reception... but then again, having enough work experience in the service industry, my standards on customer service are quite high. Seafest is about the best hotel in Semporna... but don't expect anything grand... If you want grand, take a dive in Mabul or Sipadan and you will have an amazing experience.... More 

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McAllen, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Semporna is a little rough and I would not recommend straying far or late away from Seafest. It is a great base to dive or prepare to ship off for Mabul or live a boards. It's clean. The staff friendly and helpful. The buffet fresh and good. They even let you store luggage if you're using it as a base... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

The Seafest Hotel in Semporna is clean and the rooms are of average size, but they do not have many non-smoking rooms. The location is convenient for those taking boats out to the islands as it is near the docks, but it is about a 15 minute walk to the downtown area. The breakfast buffet is extremely large and good,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Extremely noisy from 0700. Breakfast was like feeding time at the zoo as throngs of people plowed through as much food as they could. Rooms are tired but in all fairness clean. Just glad it's only a stopover.

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Dalian, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

we chose here since we heard wifi was good and service was standard that's true the hotel was not something of modern (but i guess you donnot come to semporna for something modern) and luxury but it met out need from every respect the breakfast was very good, you found both local foods and general kind, if you need breakfast... More 

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Graz, Österreich
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

On our way to a diving cruise at Sipadan we stayed one night at the Seafest Hotel. Semporna itself isn't the most beautiful place on Borneo, so there is no need to spend much time in this town. For this one night the Hotel was very useful. Rooms are big and clean, so is the bathroom. The rooms are equipped... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

But probably not anywhere else. Semporna is a small town with very few hotels and Seafest appears to be the best of the lot. However it's 3 star at best. Buffet spread was generous and the room was spacious. However it's 2015 and I was shocked to see a CRT TV in the hotel room. Flat screen is the only... More 

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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Additional Information about Seafest Hotel

Address: Seafest Hotel Jalan Kastam, Semporna 91308, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > Semporna District > Semporna
Price Range: $44 - $315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Seafest Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 143
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