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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2014

we recently spent three nights at Step Inn Lodge and had a great stay. the rates are every reasonable and we stayed a 3rd night as you get 30% off (this offer also applies to other hostels in the area meaning you can move around if you want to). We stayed in a private room with shared bathroom which was...

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3Thank Mollie L
Reviewed 14 June 2014

The second night I got bitten badly down my left hand side - leg and ARM with a plug in, didn't understand. Then a couple of mates checked in, checked the beds and they were covered in bed bugs. They didn't stay, nor did I.

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3Thank Wilk079
Uttoxeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 May 2014

Title says it all. I arrived with some fellow travellers I met on the plane at gone midnight and just stepped in off the street. They had good security, but getting in and booking in was simple, easy and quick. First glance it is on an equal par with most average hotels in GB, and much better than most Youth...

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1Thank Grizzly117
Shanghai
Reviewed 10 February 2014

Step In Lodge is a good and simple backpackers place and a great base to explore what KK has to offer. We'll go back to Step in Lodge when we're in KK next time. We stayed at Step in Lodge for 2 nights and came back for a another during a layover in KK a week later. We arrived well...

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1Thank Dominik E
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2013

I stayed for two nights and enjoyed the company of the two guys who appear to run it. When the WiFi wasn't working one day they let me use the computer. The breakfast was good and the showers and toilets were clean. I had a single room booked which turned out to be a 5 bed dorm for my own...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2013 via mobile

Stayed at Step-In for 5 nights overall, both at the start and end of my trip and I can't stress how great this place is. The rooms come at fantastic prices. All are well maintained and have fans, larger rooms even have AC. The lodge is located close to the water, which means the halls and rooms are peaceful in...

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Reviewed 26 August 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights and we really liked it. its clean and the stuff is very friendly. we had a double room (which is actually a normal dorm room) with air conditioner and a window. breakfast is included and ok (toast, cornflakes and bananas). And free coffe and tea the hold day long.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 July 2013

After reading a recommendation in the Lonely Planet - we thought we'd give this place a try. It was okay - but didn't quite meet our expectations. The communal area is nice, and breakfast good - but our room was dark, with no windows, and shared bathroom facilities were clean but basic (cold shower). Staff were friendly and helpful, (though...

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1Thank Anna M
Lucerne, Switzerland
Reviewed 13 July 2013

The hostel is located in the centre of KK, very much in walking distance to the most important spots. The staff is very friendly, fun, and helpful, the atmosphere quite nice as there's a huge lounge/lobby with sofas, TV, etc where you can hang out and meet other people. Breakfast is included, everything else has to be paid for extra...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 June 2013

Great location in the centre of KK. Lovely light reception/breakfast area where you can chill out with friends, read, watch TV, or watch the world go by below. The rooms themselves are nothing special (no windows) but perfectly clean etc. Worth paying 10RM extra for air-con. Internet and wifi is reliable. The left luggage facility is also good - was...

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Address: Sinsuran Complex Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens | 1st - 3rd Floors, Lot 1 Block L, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
Price Range: RM45 - RM58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
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Step In Lodge Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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“Don't get a private room. It doesn't look any different than the dorm rooms, only bunk beds all for yourself.”
 of 5 bubbles ShinCat, 8 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Good for budget lodging!”
 of 5 bubbles DraverseT, 30 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Make sure you ask for a room with air conditioning, that way you can get a better nights sleep by keeping the window shut - less noise. If you get a room with a gecko even better - no flies.”
 of 5 bubbles Grizzly117, 10 May 2014 | Read review
“If you want to be sure to avoid street noise, think about going for a windowless room.”
 of 5 bubbles dominike187, 10 Feb 2014 | Read review
“If you are a couple, 2B is very nice..!”
 of 5 bubbles Octhomas-Prime, 7 Jan 2013 | Read review
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