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S'kan Styles Hotel

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Dining (4)
HS 12 Sandakan Harbour Square, Sandakan 90000 Malaysia See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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Strategically situated at the Sandakan Harbour Square, a prominent leisure and commercial hub in Sabah, S’kan Styles Hotel is a trendy, colorful-designed hotel standard facilities to accommodate both international ...More and domestic travelers. This part of the beautiful Borneo Island has so much to offer to all travelers with its tropical paradise and renowned ecotourism adventures. S’kan Styles Hotel has 133 well-appointed rooms and suites with vibrant colors and design, overlooking either the waterfront or bustling Sandakan town. Each room offers the ultimate sleep with bedding, minibar, LCD flat screen TV, tea-coffee maker and free Wi-Fi internet access throughout the hotel. Private bathrooms are fitted with a rain shower. Near the hotel, guests will find an eclectic mix of unique shops and chic sidewalk cafes. To mingle with the locals, head to the central market where local produce and fresh-from-the-sea seafood can be found. The hotel is located only a 30-minute drive from the Sandakan Airport. Guests can also explore wide range of famous ecotourism destinations nearby, such as Sepilok Orang Utan conservation, Kinabatangan river cruise, Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre, and many more. TREATS Restaurant & rooftop, overlooking a beautiful ocean view where perfect spots for both business and leisure travelers to relax and experience the various food and beverage options available throughout the day. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$29 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Ibis Styles Sandakan Waterfront Sabah
Also Known As
Swiss-Inn Waterfront Sandakan Hotel Sandakan
Swiss Hotel Waterfront Sandakan
S'Kan Styles Hotel Sandakan, Sabah
Malaysia > Sabah > Sandakan Division > Sandakan
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Room & Suite (34)
Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sandakan town is run-down but this is Borneo. The hotel is probably a bit better than its surroundings. Great location, we had a sea view on 3rd floor. There was some music from cafes outside on the quayside but this didn't bother us.I Room was...More

Thank fgbUk
Response from Betsy_LL, Front Office Manager at S'kan Styles HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear fgbUK, Sincere thanks for your good comment during your stayed with us, and glad to hear that you were having great experience at Sandakan, the wildlife of Borneo. Basically, Sandakan is not a harsh or busy place, but full of nature and peace when...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would rate this as budget level hotel. Not sure if it's because of my bad day that makes me feel that way as my flight was canceled & we were offered to stay here. But the cleanliness of the bathroom definitely needs some improvement.More

Thank Sarung K
Response from Betsy_LL, Front Office Manager at S'kan Styles HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sarung K, Thank you for the review. Apology if we failed to bright up your day after an exhausted experience went through. However, we wish the next time you return to Sandakan will continue stay at S'kan Styles Hotel, a hotel welcome you like...More

Reviewed 1 July 2018

The location of this hotel is handy to the main restaurant strip, Harbour Mall, night market and a laundromat. It is clean and appears to be secure. Some of the staff were very helpful (organising a Grab ride and storing our bags while on Turtle...More

Thank suewhoAustralia
Response from Betsy_LL, Front Office Manager at S'kan Styles HotelResponded 12 July 2018

Dear SuewhoAustralia, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience regarding your recent stay with us. I am pleased to hear that you satisfied with staff who enlighten you perhaps. However, I was most concerned to learn about your disappointment with the certain...More

Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

This hotel is in the centre of town and is next to a night market that closes at 10. The night market is horrendously loud. Not the hotels fault, but in asking if we could change our room to the sea side instead of the...More

Thank binvinnie
Response from Betsy_LL, Front Office Manager at S'kan Styles HotelResponded 12 June 2018

Dear binvinnie, First of all, thank you for your feedback meanwhile, we would like to express our sincere apologies for the inconvenience during your stayed. Being the 3-star hotel right strategically located in the centre of town, we are constantly upgrading the property and working...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018

Good rooms, very clean, good sized bathroom and a lovely sea view. Right on the coast and great location, only a short walk to the sea front and the restaurant strip. The beds were comfortable and the air con very welcome in the heat. Breakfast...More

Thank Emma P
Response from Betsy_LL, Front Office Manager at S'kan Styles HotelResponded 16 May 2018

Dear Emma P, Thank you for your recent stay and review of S'kan Styles Hotel. We're pleased that you were able to enjoy the many facilities, amenities and services. The hotel's whereas strategically located at the city centered definitely bring convenience to all our guests,...More

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19 October 2015|
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Response from Betsy_LL | Property representative |
Dear jacksparrow012, We provide complimentary parking at the mall's parking space next door for all our in-house guests. We strongly advice against parking at the piazza area in front of the hotel as this would result in... More
8 September 2014|
Response from Betsy_LL | Property representative |
Dear Tay, Kindly contact us at 089 - 240888. Best Regards, ibis Styles Sandakan Waterfront
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"Sea views are good but some might find noisy. Town is certainly nothing to look at and there is always..."
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"Choose a "sea view" room to avoid the noise from the night markets"
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"Ocean view room is definately worth the small extra charge."
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"it's the same every level"
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