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Hotel Sandakan

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Hotel Sandakan Lebuh Empat, Sandakan 90000 Malaysia See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a budget hotel and as such it's ok. The room was spacious and it was clean. The air conditioning worked perfectly. However the toilet curtain was mouldy and should be changed. Not even cleaned, changed. Because of that reason we decided to change...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank nikko1974UK
Response from CindyLSP, Manager at Hotel SandakanResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your feedback! We apology for the cleanliness which not met your requirement. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for food on our way to the airport. Although we can’t vouch for the hotel, the food was unbelievable- the chef was so lovely and makes stir fries from scratch exactly to your requirements, and also makes amazing waffles- would thoroughly recommend...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Munchkinkate
Response from CindyLSP, Manager at Hotel SandakanResponded 26 October 2018

It is great to hear that you're enjoyed to have your meal at our new concept restaurant while the chef do the live cooking for the guests.We thank you for your comments and hope you will come back again in future!

Reviewed 26 September 2018

We spent in this hotel only one night. The staff, at our arrival, was very helpful: the guys did help us organizing the trip to Kinabatangan; they were extremely kind. The next day there was a girl at the desk not so helpful and kind...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Luca C
Response from CindyLSP, Manager at Hotel SandakanResponded 26 October 2018

We apology for our service from the lady staff.Hope to see you again for your next trip.

Reviewed 17 September 2018

We left 2 days before the booking ended due to car accident. They promised to transfer 2 nigts money back but never did. Neither do they aswer to emails about it. And they also did not return the deposit(said it will be bank wired with...More

Date of stay: May 2018
1  Thank TrailBlazer816151
Response from CindyLSP, Manager at Hotel SandakanResponded 26 October 2018

We apology for any inconvenience caused. It is appreciated if you can write to us directly in order to retrieve your booking. Thank you

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Needed to stay overnight in Sandakan before Turtle island. Paid £19 for twin incl breakfast. Hotel advised booking via booking.com using free wifi in lobby to get best rate (?!) Room was clean, comfortable, en-suite good 3star standard Breakfast was excellent including omelette cooked to...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Hugh_Risebrow
Response from CindyLSP, Manager at Hotel SandakanResponded 28 September 2018

It is great to hear that you're enjoyed to stay with us! Hope to serve you again!

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Strategically located at town centre, Hotel Sandakan is only 20 minutes drive from the airport and within walking distance to business district, tourist attractions, centre market & the new shopping mall.We More have 105 tastefully furnished rooms with 14 suites. They are fully equipped with all amenitiesneeded for a restful stay including complimentary Wi-Fi internet access, in-room safety box, minifridge and color TV with satellite channels.Our Palm Café at ground floor which offers local Malay food & Western cuisine. The Palm GardenChinese Restaurant located at 1st floor serves Dim Sum & Chinese cuisine. We have variety of function rooms, with the most up to date facilities to cater all types of events, Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
Price range
US$21 - US$37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Sandakan Sabah, Malaysia
Malaysia > Sabah > Sandakan Division > Sandakan
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
Price range
US$21 - US$37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Sandakan Sabah, Malaysia
Malaysia > Sabah > Sandakan Division > Sandakan
Traveller (117)
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10 September 2018|
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Response from Hugh_Risebrow | Reviewed this property |
Yes - 5-10 mins walk to the waterfront restaurants
17 April 2018|
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Response from Nuruljaya | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is very near the Harbour Mall just a few blocks away. Advised to walk with a few friend during at night.
Room Tips
"The front rooms have a sea view. The back rooms have an old building view."
11 May 2016
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"Higher the better for the view."
21 Jan 2016
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"We were on the 8th floor, which gives a better view overlooking the town, and you do get a glimpse of the..."
17 Oct 2014
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"No good rooms. Front much better than the back.."
6 Aug 2014
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