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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 18 May 2016

If you are a solo traveller or with another friend or two just to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life, this place is just perfect. Don't expect anything fancy of the rooms. They have towels, shampoo (tho no body wash), they do provide prepacked toothbrush and tooth paste. Don't see daily room cleaning though but it...

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Ventura, California
Reviewed 16 May 2016

It is a little tricky to rate this place. First the good: Where else in the world can you have a pristine beach to yourselves? A beautiful secluded white sand beach a short walk from the tip of Borneo with killer sunsets. We swam and snorkeled. The snorkeling isn't amazing, but its pleasant and I did see several bright blue...

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2Thank kcit2015
Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 1 April 2016

We decided to go to Tommys Place after we had climbed the Mount Kinabalu to relax at the beach. The beach is nice but there's no shade at all, deckchairs are broken and trash everywhere (also around the hammocks provided by tommys place). Food at TP is not good- I ordered a burger and it was raw (the second one...

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1Thank Sangay B
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Despite all the negative reviews we had seen on tripadvisor, we went there. We made ourself prepared: we had read about the staff being dishonest, and not so friendly, the place being expennsive.. I was actually really PLEASANTLY SURPRISED by: 1- the super warm welcome we got. all the staff was very nice and smiling, helpful when we asked for...

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Thank Julieinsing
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Magnificent beach The resort is pretty much overpriced for what they offer. The staff seems to have forgotten they came there to work and not to have their leisure time. The driver we relied on overslept and we almost missed our bus in Kudat Half of the menu is unavailable, This availalble is really expensive, though tasty Linen was filthy...

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Thank Vitold81
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

It is very sad to see such a nice location establishment ran by dishonest staff. They promise so much yet deliver very little. The also outright lied to us. Check around there are other places to stay and eat...... It is shame because there is so much potential and a great location.

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1Thank 99wavemagnet99
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

Of the few resorts on the tip of Borneo, this place is among the better ones. This, however, does not say much. Rooms are average with nothing but beds and a toilet. It is a bit expensive for its type but worth it if you want a somewhat decent place to stay.

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Thank Philip H
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Beautiful place, value for money! very good service and the food are all good. recommended to all backpackers because they also got water sports equipment which can be rented. our stay with my friend was awesome! keep it up!

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1Thank mychrislim
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

great place with sea wind,but sunny today so is a little bit hot.flies are around and waiters are not in their working mood(a coconut.drinks can wait up to ten minutes) Tip of Borneo,high with beautiful scenery,a place to relax●▽● here also provide some activities ,but all with some price. i suggest bring own things here for a picnic or have...

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1Thank Chon X
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Great location at Tips of Borneo.Staff are polite. However, the we've been waiting too long for our dinner to be served. Luckily, staff are able to cool us down with their warmth politeness.Hopefully they could do better in the future!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are at the tip of Borneo. We are 500 metres walk to the tip of Borneo.We have daily shuttle from Kota Kinabalu to Tip of Borneo and return. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tommy's Place, Tip of Borneo

Address: Simpang Menggayau, tip of Borneo, Kudat 88000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > Kudat
Price Range: €32 - €54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
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“Room nearby the restaurant may get more accessible on Wifi or telecommunication service.”
  • Another room behind their reception.
  • Sunset at beach just in front of the hotel
 of 5 bubbles _abpir2_, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“all the rooms are facing the sea side so any room is fine if you are expecting a view”
 of 5 bubbles AngieHNL, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“North Borneo's Best Sunset”
 of 5 bubbles mychrislim, 19 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at longhouse give nice view of the beach but noisy if too many cars passing by. Family chalet at the hill is more privacy and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles stacys571, 9 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Avoid the hill top chalets - Too many mosquitoes poor water pressure and maintenance requirements”
 of 5 bubbles jjukes4, 25 Aug 2015 | Read review
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