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  • Excellent58%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank Stacy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 10 June 2018

I stay here every time I come to kota Kina Balu, just like coming home due to its services, security and location wise with many of the local and international cafes that are within walking distance. Japanese, steak, vegen, local and everything that you need....More

Thank Novice O
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Rooms are clean and have the best showers ever! Location is great and staff is friendly. They don't have a breakfast though,but there are several options nearby. Excellent value for the money. Definitely my choiche if I ever travel in KK again.

Thank Reetta K
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Spent one night here traveling through KK. Room was small but functional and very clean. It was an "inside" room with no window, which was a bit unusual, but it was very quiet; no traffic noise at all even though it's near a busy main...More

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Travellers' 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$33 - US$46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#6 Business Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#6 Best Value Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$33 - US$46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#6 Business Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
#6 Best Value Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (266)
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Dining (18)
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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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