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Reviewed 12 February 2017

An old but lovely homestay in Ranau. Only basics were provided so don't expect too much. It's better for you to drive there since it's quite far from the town and other attractions as well. And buy your necessities (food, drinks, etc...) before going to the homestay as there were no shops nearby. My family end up reading some books...

Thank Lawrence L
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 22 June 2016

First of all, you need to understand the location of the property - it is farther away from the Ranau town center and not properly located on either google or on other maps. Actual location is 5.927038,116.676186 - put it on google maps and save the location to be able to navigate there. Due to the location and the region...

Thank invisible999
Ventura, California
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We were so delighted with this lovely homestay! We stayed for a week while visiting with our daughter who is spending a year teaching English at a school in Ranau. She was concerned that we would have trouble finding a place to stay as Ranau is not a big tourist stop, but we found Slagon online and it was perfect!...

Thank kcit2015
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Reviewed 4 April 2016

At first glance, Slagon homestay look just like any typical house around the area in Ranau town. Staff are friendly and helpful. Love the small pond at the back of the homestay. Its good for family or any backpackers who want to stay near Ranau.

Thank fatimabdulrahman
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Nice people, quiet and beautiful garden, Pound, the oustide area is a bridge over the river, very decent room and price. Highly recommended. The exact location is not the one given by trip advisor right now. Better ask and follow the signs .

Thank julien g
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 20 July 2015

This looks like it could be good: there's a pretty garden and eating area. But the rooms were tiny and really grotty, and the staff never spoke or smiled. The bed was horrible: stained and too short, and the bathroom was disgusting. We went to the hot springs partly so that we didn't have to go in the filthy shower...

2Thank 41Rebecca
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

First of all, totally not affected by recent quakes. With that set aside and cleared, this place is the perfect hideout from your normal bustle of the city. Rooms might not be top notch, food might not be Michelin grade but its the imperfections that crafted its perfection. Overall, you will feel at home, but in a village. Hiding from...

3Thank AMY P
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights. After reading good reviews we were excited. The staff however were not great. They seemed not to understand English very well and were not very friendly. When asking where our room was they just pointed and said the over there. No information given. We met the owners later that night and they we very...

Thank RBOL
Reviewed 28 July 2014 via mobile

We stayed at Slagon's for one night (if we didn't have to catch a flight we'd definitely have stayed longer). This is a perfect place if you are a family or just want a little escape from the busy hotels in the touristic areas. I'd recommend a car if you plan to stay longer. If you do have a car...

2Thank ChrKat2014
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 July 2014 via mobile

Some say, it is hard to find, but everybody will help you find this beautifull place. The owners are friendly and make nice diners and interesting conversation! If you like nature and want to experience some local life, i can highly recommend this place!

1Thank Lieskusters

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Additional Information about Slagon Homestay

Address: Kampung Silou, Ranau, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > Ranau
Price Range: $21 - $30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Slagon Homestay 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Select room on upper floor.”
 of 5 bubbles invisible999, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Wifi was free but only in the common area, not in the room.”
 of 5 bubbles 41Rebecca, 19 Jul 2015 | Read review
“the corner lot room(where i stay) much more bigger than the intermediate n have table n chairs inside.. bigger space n bigger drawers..”
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 of 5 bubbles Selene_Yen, 10 Jun 2012 | Read review
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