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  • Excellent57%
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The rooms are clean and relatively comfortable. Bed was soft and nice to rest on too. However, we had the rooms that were facing the main road, and the windows were not thick enough to shut the noise out. There were vehicles racing down the...More

Thank Alfred F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WI never write review but I need to bring this to the public , Ling Ling ,David and the father treated us like their own family, we took our 83 year old parents and because they couldn’t walk far , David and his father drove...More

Thank Suilan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Reasonable room rate for two double bed to sleep comfortably. Friendly owner and staffs. Ideal location as famous restaurants, shopping mall and tourist attraction is within walking distance. The hotel also offerred friendly driver cum tour guide for day trip at reasonable rate. Thumb up!!

Thank Tang W
Reviewed 27 June 2018

This is a great place to stay for the price. It is VERY basic though. The rooms were small but clean. No elevator (lift) but staff will help with bags. I have to admit regretting my choice to stay here when we first entered our...More

1  Thank Stacy M
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Cheap and cheerful, helpful owner, we left our bags there when we climbed mt Kinabalu and it was fine. The room was noisy mainly due to the air conditioning units from the supermarket downstairs and some street noise so bring ear plugs. Good location

Thank Tom B
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Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$31 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Value Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#2 Charming Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#4 Quiet Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#10 Quaint Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$31 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Value Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#2 Charming Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#4 Quiet Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#10 Quaint Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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kimyuk007
26 October 2017|
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Response from ARuem | Reviewed this property |
If you are transiting in KK, the nearest hotel from the airport is around Tanjung Aru area. Which is the first turning on the airport road. There are a few hotels around the area. The most expensive would be Tanjung Aru... More
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Joan Y
4 May 2017|
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Response from GillJezz | Reviewed this property |
From our experience, Ling Ling can pretty much arrange anything. She arranged a couple of taxis for us and they were good. Just give her a bit of warning in case its a busy time with a lot of people in town for this event... More
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Joan Y
4 May 2017|
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Response from Gene1133 | Reviewed this property |
I would think the hotel could arrange a driver. If they can't, there is a travel agency in the mall next door, and they could do it.
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Room Tips
"Reserve a room with a window. Some of the rooms here don't have one."
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"I was told it is best to avoid windowless rooms, we took one with a window, though the view was not much to..."
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"rooms are small, it would be a squeeze for a family of 4 for more than one night."
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"ask for the rooms in front"
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