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Kinabalu Backpackers Lodge

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Reviewed 7 July 2014

Strategically Located near other cheap but clean B&B, about 10 min walk from Jesselton Point (jump-off for island hopping). Easily accessible to a lot of attractions like Sunday Market (Jalan Gaya), restaurants, atkinson tower and viewdeck. Didn't have a problem getting back late at night...More

1  Thank byrone29
Reviewed 6 May 2014 via mobile

You can stay in a room/dorm with breakfast for 20 ringgits, without towel or blanket (3 ringgits rental) and there are computers and lockers available at the réception which is not easy to find within KK. Good budget place to go around and visit.

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Reviewed 4 April 2014

Stayed here for three nights and stayed at a later date again before leaving KK. Does the job very well. Clean, spacious, air-con is always on and breakfast very simple (bread and spreads) but plenty to go around. Wifi all over and worked all the...More

1  Thank jgp1991
Reviewed 30 March 2014

Considering the price, this place is quite nice. Location-wise, it is excellent as it is near a lot of attractions. Its air-conditioned, serves a simple breakfast of bread, jam, pb, butter with some coffee and tea. The bathrooms are shared but its quite alright as...More

1  Thank justcallmehans
Reviewed 19 March 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights. It was a standard private room for 60 RM per night. The room has an A/C, window and and the bathroom is shared.They provide free simple breakfast, wiFi, internet access, locker, tour information. You have to take off your...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Air Conditioning
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USD 10 - USD 20 (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, 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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