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4 Aug 2015
“Affordable and convenient location”
17 Jul 2015
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Room Service
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

An alright place to crash for a few days, shared bathroom, clean enough. Very friendly staff. Our aircon room was not well ventilated though, no window. The location is perfect to walk to the fish trading market and restaurants. Its basic and affordable.

Thank Bianca S
Reviewed 18 July 2015

Ants everywhere. An insane amount in the kitchen area. So bad that if you stop moving for a second they are all over you. Also lots in the bathroom area. Witnessed a large rat run across the kitchen/seating area. Living/shared room area unusable due to...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2014

We booked a tour with Rose at very short notice and we couldn't be happier with everything about our day out. Rose herself took us on a day trip around Sandakan, she was friendly, knowledgeable and fun. She made sure we had a great day...More

Thank Meggs888
Reviewed 13 August 2014

Its just centre of the town Sandakan so Its really convenience location. Owner and worker are so friendly and helpful to talk with. Pretty reasonable as a tidy room with Free Wifi,Breakfast and towel. There are nice little outside space to chat or relax.

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Reviewed 11 August 2014

The guesthouse right in the center of sandakan has very friendly and caring staff. The location is good, it's clean, they have a washing machine and there is even a balcony. Fortunately we stayed there during hari raya and the owner invited us to join...More

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Malaysia > Sabah > Sandakan Division > Sandakan
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Rose Guesthouse Sandakan, Sabah
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"Stay some where else"
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"Air-corn room are quite big and if you are in budget can go with the dorm fan only rm20.00"
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"with aircon room is good"
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"the room is very clean and the colour of the wall is cool.."
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