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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good33%
  • Average27%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible16%
  • 22 Jan 2017
    “Friendly staff”
  • 8 Oct 2016
    “Backpackers ONLY”
Floor No 106 108 1st Jalan Gaya,, Kota Kinabalu 88000 Malaysia See on map
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Free Internet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Shuttle Bus Service
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

Our rooms were clean and all equipment in them worked. Staff was friendly. There is a restaurant very close where live music is played every night up to 23-24 so that should be taken into consideration if you are an early sleeper.

Thank Jussi81
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Okay. Four of us stayed here last night for RM82/night with 1 king bed and 1 double decker bed plus shared bathrooms (male+female) so don't be surprised when you met them in toilet or bathroom. If you are a solo traveller you can rent a...More

Thank rainascarlette
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Room is basic but for RM60 for an A/C room is quite a good deal. We stayed at the smaller branch above pasta pasta restaurant and all rooms can fit 4 people. Not sure if same price will be given for more than 2 pax....More

Thank tenuk
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

No shampoo, no towel, terrible breakfast. Location is OK, but there are more places around there to stay. First morning, they serve only a pack of cornflakes and instant coffee pack, while second morning, nothing was served.

Thank vhanded
Reviewed 23 March 2016

good location for traveler and also clean facilities, well renovated! we Spent a night here with my friends. Price is cheap! but wifi is slow, but not that bad. anyway the staff so friendly ! recommended for who want to stay at backpackers

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Welcome to our warm and friendly home-stay. “A HOME AWAY FROM HOME”. We are ideally in the heart of Kota Kinabalu, Sabah (popularly known as Borneo). Fifteen minutes ride from Kota Kinabalu International Airport. More Come and experience with us, our very own comfortable and clean environmental lodging house complete with a living room, five common toilets cum hot/cold water shower rooms, a unique mini garden and a balcony area made cozy for your leisure that you well deserved. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Room types
Family Rooms
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Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$13 - US$19 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
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Family Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$13 - US$19 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
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Room & Suite (9)
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"request for an inner room (if they have one) if you're a light sleeper."
494olivial
13 Oct 2014
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"Rooms overlooking Gaya Street maybe too noisy for some light sleepers especially on Saturday night."
Nomad_Lez
9 Mar 2014
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"Bring your own towel,blanket, power socket."
Peter_KL_Diver
5 Feb 2014
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"Do not book this place."
taujin
21 Jan 2014
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