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Seville, Spain
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

I've read the very few opinions posted for that place after sleeping there a couple of nights. Things are not better than they were in 2012 when the previous post were written. Humid and not clean rooms. Although things and furniture can be old they shouldn't be scruffy and broken. That means the staff and the direction of the hotel...

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Reviewed 24 October 2012

Disgusting. Was last resort when everything else seemed booked out. Bugs, blood on pillows, sparks from power-points, no hot water, mattresses stored in stairways/fire exists - don't do it. At least ac worked.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 18 September 2012

Ruby has a good thing going with her "resort". Namely, she can charge outrageous prices for very subpar rooms since she is the only pet friendly resort around. Ruby desperately needs to renovate/ clean the rooms. Mattresses had springs sticking out and there were holes in the rooms where frogs (and their predators) were free to come and go. Judging...

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Melbourne Beach, Florida
Reviewed 30 May 2012

Good service and very clean. The lobby just had a makeover and it is nice. Good rooms. Good location in K.K.

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tawau
Reviewed 27 December 2010

not comfortable at all.the staffs were rude.had to change room twice.turned out they had a better room. but still not comfortable since the bed is smelly...not recommended at all.

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Reviewed 20 December 2009

I stayed at this hotel as I've to conduct a 4 days course organised by a state agency. Since the course was held at this hotel, I chosed to stay here so that I didn't have to move around as the seminars starts from 8am till 10.30pm daily. The room wasn't comfortable. the bed smelt unpleasant & bad condition. it...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Ruby Hotel

Address: Block 36 Lot, Ruby Hotel 17 Jalan Laiman Diki, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
Number of rooms: 120
Also Known As:
Ruby Hotel Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?