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Kinabalu Backpackers Lodge

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Reviewed 10 July 2013 via mobile

I gave this hostel 3 out of 5 because it is all OK, but not more than that. The room was spacious, the matrass a bit bumpy but OK, airco was nice, big windows were nice. Breakfast is simple but OK although sometimes covered in...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2013 via mobile

We wanted a quiet and clean place to shower and sleep at while we were transferring through KK. They sunk our deposit from a booking error through Hostelworld and fit us in a room on the "quiet side". They had one of three showers working....More

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Reviewed 26 May 2013

Stayed there few nights and will go back again,air-cond dorm for 20rm include breakfast,free tea and coffee,wifi,internet connection on 2computers and lockers. You can fill here your bottle with drinking water as its filtered water from tap. Clean and tidy rooms and beds,no bed bugs,but...More

Thank Vojtech000
Reviewed 9 April 2013

It is quite not bad hostel by Malaysian standard. Quite clean, but indeed very basic. Central location. The breakfast is limited to: water, tea(pre-made), coffee(brewed), white bread, margarine, sweat condensed milk, jam, peanut butter. You have toaster. 3 shared bathrooms, balcony, cord where you can...More

2  Thank DmitryP4
Reviewed 28 February 2013

KK backpackers lodge is everything you want in a simple hostel. Fairly cheap beds (20r), basic breakfast included, warm showers, clean beds/rooms, air con included!. Staff were helpful if you needed anything, but if you didn't they pretty much left you alone. For longer stays,...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Air Conditioning
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US$10 - US$12 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
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Kinabalu Backpackers Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Kinabalu Backpackers Lodge Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia - Sabah
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"Dorms and private rooms available, shared facilities.."
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"If you want a room all to yourself or for your friends, I know there are private rooms available. OR, you can..."
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"gust house is next to main road, will be bit noisy during day time. however, there is no issue during night..."
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"Stay at the rooms at the back not next to the purple door on the second floor beside the open kitchen area"
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