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Basic Hotel

13 reviews
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible7%
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Free Internet
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The hotel doesnt have any lift, so please dont stay here if you have just climbed mount kinabalu like me. The room is clean and comfortable but quite small and congested. Toilet cleanliness is 7/10 and can be a bit smelly sometimes

Thank fafaliyen
Reviewed 2 May 2017

You pay more and get a larger room (around RM 120) clean and convenient. Get a room in the back away from nearby karaoke bar and establishment playing music around 5am on Sunday morning - have no idea what this was. Staff pleasant enough. There...More

Thank Grace B
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Nice clean room with attached bathroom. Provided with fresh towels when needed Staff were super helpful with helping us book transport, providing drinking water and printing boarding passes. Would definitely stay again!

Thank Sam247247247
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I was expecting basic, but this was just filthy. The bed sheets were dirty, it looked and smelt as if they had not been changed since the last guest. The floor had dirt all over it. The location is not great, the street is one...More

Thank racy_rachel
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Noisy location all night as there is a pub cafe nearby and a lot people will hang out at the street. Water pipe system sounds are very loud. Dirty toilet with stain on toilet bowl. There are many other choices hotel with better price nearby.

Thank loi l
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USD 17 - USD 29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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USD 17 - USD 29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"rooms facing towards the smaller street would be quieter"
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