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Darwin, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here couple of nights ago. The room was 55MYR for a private room with airco. Cheap, so we can't complain. Ok the communal area is dirty and people live here, but wasn't the worst we stayed in. Staff was helpfull. Great location, everything is within 10min walk.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Very dirty place. Rats in the communal bathroom area, it's where the rubbish is kept. Our room was very dingy with strip lighting & a sagging old bed. The staff were nice though. We left and moved to a hostel a couple of doors down - same price with exactly the same set up and layout, but clean, bright and...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

My friend and I spent a week at this hostel. We had a private room with the window overlooking the main road, there was a queen size bed and a bunk bed and the external bathrooms next to thefloor entrance's gate. We stayed here only because our choices where all fully booked and also because of the cheap price offered...

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Thank Manuel K
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

The stuff was very nice with us , helped me to buy some stuff from markets there .The location is amazing . They have simple nice breakfast . Only one things That air conditioning didn't work well . The Hostel is considered good place for travelers specially that it is not expensive for a lot of advantges it has .

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Thank Ibrahim
Denmark
Reviewed 22 May 2016

I really loved this place. The staff is extremely friendly and the owner as well. We needed to order some stuff online and Michael let us ship it to the hotel, and even took care of it while we were travelling. We stayed here over and over again. There is nothing special about the rooms, just basic rooms, but they...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Located in the popular backpacker's street, convenient to eateries and transportation bus station. A rather spacious lounge with dining area and computer corner. Nice staff, basic breakfast, Things not tidy. The room is simple but hot. The bathrooms need to be fixed and improved. However, for such a cheap for the dorm bed, you may not ask more.

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Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 23 April 2016

1- I'd booked a twin private room and when I arrived they gave us two bunk beds in a room. 2- The room was terrible. They didn't put the sheets or even gave them to me so I saw the disgusting conditions of mattress and pillows. I was not going to be able to sleep on that and I can...

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Split, Croatia
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

We travel for a long time and see many bad places but this is the winner , the room was too hot and smells very badly of sweat, definitely no clean . The only good thing is the position of the hotel is very good and there's everything around

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Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed 5 nights at stay in lodge. The rooms are basic but they are nice and clean. The shower is also good. The staff is great! They are all verry helpful & funny ;) They provide breakfast as well. This place is one of the cheapest you can find in KKK including breakfast. Highly recomended!

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 16 December 2015

We arrived early in the morning and left the place 2 hours later. The gave us a double room on the 3rd floor and after taking a nap we woke up full of bites from bedbugs. We went to tell it to the receptionist and she said if we wanted to change to another room in the 4th floor 'since...

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Address: 4th Floor 1st, 2nd, 3rd And | Lot 121, Jalan Gaya,, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
Price Range: RM44 - RM58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Stay-In Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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“If you want a good room, look for it in another hostel”
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“not on the gaya street side as the club downstairs play loud music.”
 of 5 bubbles HittheRoad777, 17 Nov 2014 | Read review
“We were on the third floor which, may have helped with noise levels, although dorms are only one floor down.”
 of 5 bubbles Liz-in-PH, 3 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Not many choices really - expect it to be loud”
 of 5 bubbles Drewski0602, 29 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room (not sure if there are any though)”
 of 5 bubbles JulesbSouthLondon, 29 Jun 2014 | Read review
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