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Mabul Inn

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Decided to use agoda.com to find cheap accommodation since its almost necessary to stay a night in semporna for diving or day trip. Found this place with merely RM50 a room with TV, hot shower and air conditioning. The other plus point. It's conveniently located near the local market and some supermarket like giant. Atm and pharmacy are around the...

Thank Vancyn S
Monza, Italy
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Semporna is a ugly place but you need to start from here if you want to go to Mabul. The hotel was decent, quite clean and cheap. Not far from everything by walk. Staff quite helpful. 2 minutes walk from bus stop ( don't take taxi )

Thank resnati
Brno, Czech Republic
Reviewed 16 January 2016

We arrived late and as most people planned to stay only overnight in Semporna (the place really seems to be as boring and ugly as everybody says) so we were glad to come by this hotel very close to bus drop off. For 70 RM we got a decent room with hot shower and wifi.

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Brno, Czech Republic
Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

We arrived to Semporna quite late and really tired, so we tried the first hotel we have seen. Obviously, it's not luxurious or fancy, but if you need to spend one night somewhere, it's good enough. The receptionist wasn't excited we came, but whatever, he did his job. Room was quite small, had AC, poorly working wi-fi, but – real...

Thank justXsi
Reviewed 19 January 2015 via mobile

We arrived at midnight to Semporna to go on a dive tour to mabul and sipadan the day after. We walked from the bus station to Mabul inn and during 400m semporna succeed of achieving the most unpleasant city award in malaysia! We checked the room before checking in. No sign of crawling insects in the bed but some mosquitoes...

1Thank Alice S
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 14 July 2014

Nothing fancy but it is perfect for a quick and cheap stop over. Rooms and bathroom are clean, beds are good and Wi-Fi is working well. Good value for money. Semporna is small so location is okay, but can be hard to find the first time if you don't have a map (since it is not located with the other...

2Thank Mikaket
Coral Bay, Australia
Reviewed 20 August 2013 via mobile

I arrived in semporna and found the Mabul Inn pretty easily. The town is an absolute dump and easily the worst place regarding cleanliness I visited in Malaysia. The staff at the counter seemed more interested in going home than serving us. We walked in the same time as another traveller who had not made a reservation. It was hard...

Thank Parkway_Dave
Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
Reviewed 24 July 2013

Me and 7 of my friends are to Mabul Island for some awesome diving trip, thus stopping by Sempurna the night before departing to the Island and the night after we came back from the island. Our email clearly stated that we reserved 2 triple room and 1 double room, and confirmation email are replied. When we arrived, they told...

1Thank MaximunMak
Reviewed 6 July 2013 via mobile

Basic, simple hotel. Great for a stop over after leaving Mabul (not sure why you would want to stay in Semporna for more than a night!) it was fully booked whilst we were there - good to book early as they were turning guests away. Well priced. Good wifi connection and a 2 minute walk to the long distance his...

Thank RachelSnell
kuta, lombok
Reviewed 6 September 2011

Stayed here for 3 weeks and was really sad to leave. The staff are great- really friendl as well. The rooms are great value for money and the location really central. Had no issues whatsoever and will be back as soon as I can. Stayed at 2 places before this and all I can say is, 'let's not go there'...

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Address: Block 4, No. 1 & 2 | P.O. Box 146, Semporna 91308, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > Semporna District > Semporna
Price Range: $16 - $21 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Mabul Inn Semporna, Malaysia - Sabah
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“Upstairs room are smelly due to the rubbish tank at their back door.”
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