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    Floor No 106 108 1st | Jalan Gaya,, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
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    • Excellent16%
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    22 Jan 2017
    “Friendly staff”
    8 Oct 2016
    “Backpackers ONLY”
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    Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

    Hostel is dirty and smelly. Rooms are tiny with no windows, would not recommend staying here. The smell of the fish guts outside the hostel is unbearable. Booked for 3 nights, cancelled as soon as we arrived as it was that bad. Look elsewhere for...More

    Thank Calthoms
    Reviewed 7 February 2015 via mobile

    The cheapest rooms in the center of KK. Ok so thats all pro's now con's: Shared bathroom - very dirty! Rooms are extremely basic- don't expect even a table and not so clean either. Breakfast included means there is toast bread and jam. Stay only...More

    2  Thank Bablo19
    Reviewed 13 October 2014

    Overall, the place is quite nice to stay. The rooms are decently clean and so is the common room area. The toilets could be cleaner, but then again I'm not expecting much with the humidity and amount of people flushing in and out everyday. They...More

    2  Thank Olivia L
    Reviewed 5 July 2014

    rm 108 pernight Room : rafflesia 4. Family room. Good concept of room but dirty ! 3 nights 1st day , staff setup the room but the toilet has already a basket full of garbage ! It is dusty everywhere. Staff asking me to pick...More

    2  Thank Muldereica
    Reviewed 29 June 2014

    First off ill go through the few positives; very central location which was good. There were two very sweet girls on reception, and one man who i assume is in charge, they were all very friendly and welcoming. Now for the rather longer list of...More

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    "request for an inner room (if they have one) if you're a light sleeper."
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