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    Laban Rata

    Mt Kinabalu Mountain Trail, Kundasang, Ranau 88000, Malaysia
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      2 adults
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          • Excellent18%
          • Very good35%
          • Average31%
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          “hot shower” (13 reviews)
          “private room” (7 reviews)
          “mountain hut” (5 reviews)
          Breakfast included
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          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 19 May 2014 via mobile

          I cannot rave much about the dormitory but having note the literal hard work by staff in maintaining the rooms, I have no complains. It's decent. If you are overly obsessed with cleanliness like me, it'll be good to bring a lightweight sleeping bag. It...More

          Thank N1t3
          Reviewed 5 April 2014

          We did our climb last March 15, 2014 and it was raining all throughout the day so imagine our relief upon finally reaching Laban Rata. The lodging offers simple dormitory beds and warm buffet-style meals at 11,000 feet. Once you think about the logistics of...More

          2  Thank nomadofthecentury
          Reviewed 4 April 2014

          After the frustration felt by all about having to shell out such a fee for simple lodgings to achieve the climb it is a RELIEF that the accommodation and food is pretty decent. There is plenty of food, more than enough, and all very fresh...More

          Thank jgp1991
          Reviewed 11 March 2014

          I climbed up Mt. Kinabalu and reached Low's peak with 4 friends in early March 2014. During our climbing trip, we stayed at Gunting Lagadan, the side building of Laban Rata. As the only hotel operator in the mountain, Laban Rata and the few buildings...More

          Thank Zenki K
          Reviewed 27 February 2014

          This lodge is operated by the same people who run the 5 star Sutera Harbour hotel. I stayed in 8 bed (4 bunk) dorm and was very satisfied. The dorm had its own bathroom with a private toilet and shower. Towels, soap, shampoo, toothbrush and...More

          Thank JayS1
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          • USD 197 - USD 416 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 33
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          • Kundasang
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          Jofre G
          is laban rata a wifi zone? do you have internet?
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          Paint-Pots
          Hi there, How much is an upgrade to a private room (per person) currently? Thank you! April
          20 June 2016|
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          Response from MicheleMorada | Reviewed this property |
          Hello! Private room for 2 persons is RM 1572. Inclusive of 5 meals.
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          "Try and get one of the private buttercup rooms, there are 3 i believe"
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          "Rooms on the 2nd floor are quieter."
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          "Go for private rooms"
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          "Advanced booking required, at least 3 months before your hiking."
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