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Fat Rhino Hostel

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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“ping pong”(8 reviews)
“free towel”(2 reviews)
“sleep early”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsping pongfree towelsleep earlyfree tea and coffeebring earplugsrooftop barsunday marketsuite roomsfree flowfree wifiplace to staylight sleeperjesselton pointceiling fangaya streetlate at nightrooms are big
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ended up staying here more nights than planned because of the cheap price, friendly staff and convenient location! Rooms are big and clean and the staff was nice and helpful😊 I’d definitely recommend this place for budget travellers!!! And the music downstairs just adds...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was incredible. Staff are very kind and helpful for us. They always explain lots of things in Kota Kinabalu, and also hotel was enough clean and cheaper than other hostel. I’ll stay there if I can get a chance to go again.

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Reviewed 13 January 2018

I very much encouraged solo traveler like myself to stay in this hotel, every night there is a live music just beside the hostel and you can meet many new friends here too, I also like the water pressure in this hostel cause it's very...More

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Thank erncheong
Response from George J, Manager at Fat Rhino HostelResponded 15 January 2018

Dear Erncheong, Greetings! From Fat Rhino Hostel KK. Thank you for taking the time to review our property, your comments are very much valued. We appreciate your comments regarding our customer service and we are pleased that you found value and hospitality during your stay....More

Reviewed 12 January 2018

I am a frequent Fat Rhino's customer. I love to stay here mainly because it is cheap. I can put a night only for 19 bucks. Usually i go for dorm and Well, we cant expect much with dormitories right? But most of the time,...More

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Thank david89daniel
Response from George J, Manager at Fat Rhino HostelResponded 15 January 2018

Dear david89daniel,, Greetings! From Fat Rhino Hostel KK. Thank you for taking the time to review our property, your comments are very much valued. We appreciate your comments regarding our cheapest rate and we are pleased that you found value and hospitality during your stay....More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

nice view from the rooftop , there is a bar next to these hostel and live music until 12am not a big deal for me bcause the singer quiet good at singing and nice to hear, excellent cleanliness and all of the staff very friendly...More

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Thank fazrah
Response from George J, Manager at Fat Rhino HostelResponded 1 November 2017

Dear Fazrah, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I appreciate your positive feedback about our hotel. We do take pride in catering to our guests’ needs the best way we can. If you’re traveling to our area gain soon,...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$10 - US$19 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$10 - US$19 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"very big room and clean .."
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"Not perfect but simply awesome"
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"Get room #3. No scenic views but the room is spacious and the toilet working."
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"Any room, but book early"
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