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    Harbourside Backpackers

    Lot 43, 1st Floor, Block Hs-4 | Harbour Square, Sandakan 90739, Malaysia
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
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    • Terrible1%
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    31 - 35 of 127 reviews

    Reviewed 16 April 2016

    This place is a lovely base for planning trips into the jungle etc in Sabah. The staff can organise Kinabatangan river cruises and other excursions. There is a friendly common area with TV, computer and wifi. Breakfast is included and you cook it yourself. There...More

    Thank Amy F
    Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

    Stayed there one night while in Sandakan after Sepilok and rainforest trip. Great location, good choise for backpackers, helpful staff. Got a good room and were able to get some rest before continuing our trip.

    Thank Didi M
    Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

    We were suppose to stay at Borneo sandakan backpackers but they had overbooked us and sent us to harbourside instead. I am so glad they did! Lovely communal area, spotless and new looking showers and toilets, towels provided and good air con. The only thing...More

    Thank lac93
    Reviewed 10 February 2016

    Friendly and helpful staff, clean rooms, free breakfast, free wifi and a nice common lounge area with a TV and a selection of DVD's to choose from which we made use of a couple of nights there as the nightlife isn't that great in Sandakan.

    Thank KT3005
    Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

    We did an overnight stopover in Sandakan at Harbourside - double room with shared bathroom. It was a clean room and a clean shared bathroom which was great - and the shower pressure was good which was an added bonus! The staff were helpful with...More

    Thank Hannah C
    Four Points by Sheraton Sandakan
    1,246 reviews
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    0.1 km
     
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    684 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Sepilok
    19.2 km
     
    Sabah Hotel Sandakan
    543 reviews
    #3 of 33 hotels in Sandakan
    1.2 km
     
    Hotel Ramai
    5 reviews
    #13 of 33 hotels in Sandakan
    2.1 km
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$13 - US$20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Sandakan Division >
    • Sandakan
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    • Harbourside Backpackers Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia
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    Room & Suite (12)
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    Room Tips
    "breakfast included, cheap, good location, nice staff"
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    "Level four is quiet"
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    "Try to get a room on the first floor -- that way you will have wifi in the room. The wifi doesn't reach..."
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    "I stayed in two separate en suite rooms, 11 and 4 and both were perfectly acceptable"
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