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    Kinabalu Backpackers Lodge

    Lot 4 Lorong Dewan, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent32%
    • Very good34%
    • Average21%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
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    1 - 5 of 52 reviews

    Reviewed 8 January 2017

    Location is conveniently close to the centre of town, in an area of trendy redevelopment. This hostel is definitely worthy of consideration. Staff are friendly, reserved, and always on hand if help is required.

    Thank Sag_Dragon
    Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

    The most decent and homely guesthouse we found. Perhaps because this is the only place we were attended by the owner after we knocked on several other doors. A refurbished old shophouse into 5 small rooms upstairs (1 of them is dorm). You have to...More

    Thank nicholas c
    Reviewed 23 August 2016

    On tight budget and just to stay for a rest maybe valuable rather than that the breakfast is just okay. It is quite far from the main road but the view and very cold at night. Hikers is most probably staying here for the activities.

    Thank Nurul Najwa A
    Reviewed 28 July 2016

    We stayed in a double-bed room, with shared bathroom. Room was spacious, with basic equipment. Bathroom very basic. Simple breakfast available. Staff were helpful. Location quite convenient, with many restaurants around.

    Thank Jan P
    Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

    On arrival NOT IMPRESSED! Staff not at all helpful, didn't even get up from in front of the tv to check us in and made no attempt to show us where to find our room or bathrooms etc. Mixed rooms only and the place is...More

    5  Thank JHelD
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$10 - US$14 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    Room Tips
    "Dorms and private rooms available, shared facilities.."
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    "If you want a room all to yourself or for your friends, I know there are private rooms available. OR, you can..."
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    "gust house is next to main road, will be bit noisy during day time. however, there is no issue during night..."
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    "Stay at the rooms at the back not next to the purple door on the second floor beside the open kitchen area"
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