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Tropicana Lodge

43 reviews
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible27%
29 Jul 2016
“Noisy, old, basic, great location, friendly staf”
23 Jul 2016
“Smelly room with no windows”
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Reviewed 15 May 2013

The hostel itself is above average, dorm rooms had confortable beds and were very clean Restaurant is good WiFi works great Vincent, the owner, managed to book me a day of diving in Sipadan on last minute notice which is quite hard He arranged accommodation...More

Thank SorinVa
Reviewed 4 April 2013

Our free tourist map showed this location as having many B&B options and we stayed in Tropicana lodge, because all places around were full and the lady on the door seemed nice. Our room was with a double bed and fan, and attached (almost outside)...More

2  Thank Akvilovsky
Reviewed 25 January 2013

Let's talk about positive,staff are helpful and nice,cheap price for dormitory,that's all and more than enough.And negative...20 people share only 2 bathroom,u better shower midnight.u must regret if u get close with the owner(Vincent),trip he recommend overpriced than other local travel agency.(recommend compare price before...More

4  Thank Alfred_bon
Reviewed 27 November 2012

We stayed one night at fan dormitory. First the good things: location is good, room and common areas were fairly clean and staff was nice. And now the things that made us move to another Guest house: dormitory beds had lots of ants (although small...More

1  Thank L2H
Reviewed 12 November 2012

I originally planned to stay here for a night and ended up staying for a week - very friendly hostel and the owner was lovely. I stayed in the dorm room which was fine, there were problems with the bathrooms while I was here which...More

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US$10 - US$10 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$10 - US$10 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"B2b@21 not to fár away"
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"Room by the lobby gets wifi access, but some noise"
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"Stay in the dorms"
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"Ground floor rooms are in the restaurant - noisy. Private room nr2. is terrible for the price."
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