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Hong Kong, China
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78 reviews
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Reviewed 15 July 2012

Lovely little place with helpful owners and friendly staff. We arrived 6 hours before check in and they gave us a free breakfast and got our room ready as soon as the previous guests checked out. Basic breakfast of toast and coffee/tea. Extra toast no problem from the nice Filipino staff. Just one note, we booked the en suite room,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2012

We had an excellent room and the shared bathrooms are very clean (with hot water). It has a good location and the staff were very friendly. There's a good breakfast provided and a computer with internet.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2012

With a rating of four and a half from 144 reviews, I was looking forward to our stay at Lavender. However, having spent a couple of nights there I'm afraid I don't share the positivity and really can't see what all the fuss is about. In my view I would say it was okay. The rooms were clean and the... More 

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New Zealand
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Reviewed 15 June 2012

Spent 4 nights here and this is the cleanest place we have stayed over our 6 weeks of travelling in Malaysia. RM 80 per night for a double room, a/c and own bathroom with hot shower. We didn't have a window. Room was quiet at night. Free wifi and breakfast of coffee/tea/toast and bananas. Also had a free PC to... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 11 June 2012 via mobile

Stayed here a few times - each time in a different room. The ones on the groundfloor can be somewhat loud in the morning as the breakfast room is across. The rooms are spotless, staff is very friendly and helpful and they serve real coffee for breakfast. Good value for money!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2012

We stayed 2 nights here - booked through hostel bookers. Asked for a room with private facilities but we just got a little toilet and sink. However the showers were just next door and so it wasnt an issue - and the shower was one of the nicest on our trip! The staff were so helpful and friendly and the... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 5 June 2012

I had check in at Lavender Lodge for the past whole week, and I experience my lovely trip together with this hotel! I need to admit i'm quiet a choosy person, however this hotel had change my mind that a budget inn can give such a room with good service! There are few point I would like to give compliment... More 

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Yorkshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2012

I stayed here while doing some work at the local hospital as part of my final year of uni. The staff were really welcoming and full of helpful tips and advice. The rates are very reasonable and my room had all the comforts i needed. The shared bathrooms were never and issue and there are a few computers to use... More 

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San Diego
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2012

We stayed here 2 nights. The staff was helpful with booking tours and recommending places to stay after leaving KK. Close to the night market and waterfront.

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Caloocan, Philippines
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Reviewed 31 May 2012

I read good reviews about the lodge and they were true! What I really liked about this place was that it was really clean- no fishy smells anywhere, even for their shared bathrooms. The mess hall was also spot clean, so you can use it anytime even if you bought food outside. I found the personnel to be really pleasant-... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the central business district of Kota Kinabalu, within walking distance to shopping complexes, restaurants and entertainment outlets. Our clean and comfortable rooms, exceptionally friendly staffs and affordable prices make our lodge the favorite among international travelers. Our aim is to ensure all our guests have a memorable stay with us and a great holiday in Sabah, Malaysia. From free airport pick up to travel advices and tours, just talk to us and we are always on hand to assist you. We are your holiday home in Borneo!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lavender Lodge

Address: No. 6 Jalan Laiman Diki | Kg. Air, Kota Kinabalu 88100, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
Price Range: RM76 - RM143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Lavender Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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Lavender Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Lavender Lodge Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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“Dorms are all top floor?”
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“No elevator...”
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“Don't bother about the ensuit room, we used the common bathroom as it was better.”
 of 5 bubbles Varel_Fristensky, 4 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Choose the 1st-2nd fl rooms if you want to be connected to the free wifi.”
 of 5 bubbles 648maxc, 22 Nov 2015 | Read review
“The staff will assist in getting you the best room for your needs they are the best I have came over”
 of 5 bubbles duffderek, 29 Oct 2015 | Read review
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