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Borneo Backpackers

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  • Average15%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our stay here. Centrally located, cool vibe, clean facilities and very helpful staff. Met one of the owners (Ken) who was very helpful and honest about what we should do, and where we could do it. The downstairs cafe is a nice place...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2017

The staff were not very welcoming and were hard to find when you needed something. The internet was pretty poor and the rooms were pretty bare bones. The street below was terribly loud at all hours of the night and the beds were ok at...More

1  Thank APinBKK
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for five days. The staff is really great and helpful. The place itself is clean and is a very good budget stay. The pillow can do for a replacement though as they aren't super comfortable. The breakfast is nothing special as it is...More

Thank Curtis T
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Dirty rooms, very noisy location (main road just below). Staff not available (we had to look for someone during 45 min for our check-out, which was done perfectly on time at 11 am, because no one was there. Non functional internet. Crappy breakfast (better not...More

1  Thank 130fineeater
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Great location, lovely staff. All round good hostel. The sticky rice adventures they offer are a bit expensive so I booked my trips elsewhere. Bar/cafe downstairs bit expensive but good for now and then.

Thank Sonya B
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Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
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US$16 - US$23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$16 - US$23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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"I booked a RM60 single room and got upgraded to a RM80 double with a great writing desk and air condition."
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"Worth asking if any school groups are occupying the building before booking"
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"I had room 10; quiet room away from the cafe at the back side (no traffic noise)"
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"Book a single room with the direct access to the terrace veranda. My room was the only room with the direct..."
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