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    Borneo Backpackers

    No.24 Lorong Dewan, Kota Kinabalu 88801, Malaysia
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent19%
    • Very good50%
    • Average14%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible7%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Free Parking
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    29 Oct.30 Oct.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 139 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    all the staff are friendly especially Edith who always extends her hospitality to the backpackers. the inn even lets you keep your things in their luggage room for free while you are away on a trip. 🙂 the place is really tidy and organized.

    Thank Nicoten
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I like Borneo backpackers. It's clean, staff are super friendly, AC is good, WiFi is good. Nice roof top garden, lots of seating areas. My stay was let down by not being able to have a key for my room and there being no lockers...More

    Thank Spagetti68
    Reviewed 31 August 2017

    Chilled, clean and convenient, this backpacker’s hostel has relaxing communal space, a rooftop terrace, ample space to sort jungle kit and provides tea and toast for breakfast. We stayed here for two nights in a clean and relatively spacious double room with AC (always ask...More

    Thank JPTettmar-Saleh
    Reviewed 9 August 2017

    The place is so clean (room and shared toilets), the staffs are really friendly and their beds are always clean and neat. I have been here for quite some times, they always provide the best service and the location is just perfect. Travelling as a...More

    Thank Siva_Kash
    Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

    Don't stay here! I've stayed in a variety of backpacker hostels and this has to be the worst. I arrived with no bags as they had been left in KL with my airline. The hostel offered me no soap, only one small handkerchief of a...More

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    • USD 14 - USD 28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Sabah >
    • West Coast Division >
    • Kota Kinabalu District >
    • Kota Kinabalu
    • Also Known As
    • Borneo Backpackers Hotel Kota Kinabalu ,
    • Borneo Backpackers Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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    "Worth asking if any school groups are occupying the building before booking"
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    "I had room 10; quiet room away from the cafe at the back side (no traffic noise)"
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    "Book a single room with the direct access to the terrace veranda. My room was the only room with the direct..."
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    "The double room we booked came with 4 extra beds, so you have a lot of room to place your stuff in (room 16)!"
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