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Qinhuangdao, China
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

They provided everything you would need out of a hostel and the staff were very friendly. Within walking distance of most the good restaurants in KK too. I can't really think of a downside for Masada.

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Hellendoorn, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here two times and both times had a room for 4 ladies on the first floor. The room and bed was very clean. I got blankets, fully made bed. And a towel if you ask for it. The breakfast bar was good, you need to make it yourself but can use it from early morning untill around 11...

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1Thank Jacomijn74
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The walls are really thin and it seems to attract noisy types of travelers so it can be a bit frustrating when you're trying to sleep. Having said that it was clean and the staff were friendly and options in KK are limited. It's also really close to the city center and the airport. Would stay there again

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here one night. The staff are friendly and the hostel is nice. The location is right in city Centre and only RM30.00 from the airport. It was quite noisy the night we were there and the sound echoes and travels but like all hostels this is something that does happen. Breakfast was basic- toast, cereal, noodles but sufficient....

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Even before my arrival at Masada I felt I made the right choice. A few days before my arrival they emailed me instruction on how to get there from the airport and attached a bus time table. Once I arrived this impression was fully justified. The staff was lovely and the whole hostel was really clean and had a nice...

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2Thank Hamed A
Croydon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Spotlessly clean rooms and bathrooms, good basic breakfast with tea/coffee, cereal and toast, access to fridge, microwave and washing machine, and for a small fee reception will print flight tickets etc. Dorm rooms have double sockets next to beds and space for backpacks as well as lockers. Staff are extremely friendly and always happy to help answer any questions, and...

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2Thank HeatherCarroll
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I stayed there last September and it's worth what you pay for. I like how nice the staff, very accommodating, informative and friendly. The room is clean and they fix it everyday. You can do your laundry for free.

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here in a 2bed private room for a couple of nights before and after climbing Mt Kinabalu. Very helpful staff, nice rooms with aircon, warm showers, western toilets, complementary breakfasts each morning and wifi. Good location to explore the night markets by the ocean. A nice comfortable and affordable backpackers that has everything you need.

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1Thank djross88
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

This hostel is a really great place to stay when in Kota Kinabalu. The staff are really helpful and accommodating, happy to provide recommendations- which were amazing. There was also loads of information readily available . The rooms were nice and clean and the beds comfortable. It is also a very social hostel with good communal areas!! Would definitely stay...

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1Thank Rlcartwright1
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2016

The hostel is in a good location, right next to the minibus/shared taxi terminal. We were able to walk to supermarkets (2 minutes), shopping malls and restaurants (10 minutes), the harbour (20 minutes), and most attractions fairly easily. Whilst not every street has the best lighting, we felt quite safe walking around at night as two young females. Our private...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about Masada Backpacker

Address: Ground & 1st Floor, Lot 9, Jalan Masjid | Mosque Valley, Kota Kinabalu 88800, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
Price Range: ₹ 1,073 - ₹ 1,408 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“Ground floor is quieter”
 of 5 bubbles HeatherCarroll, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Make sure your room has air con”
 of 5 bubbles bridgettemackley, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try some of the Indian food near by. Great people there”
 of 5 bubbles bhammer3012016, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Room on ground floor does not have any windows.”
 of 5 bubbles alhady89, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms have no windows, windows rooms only on 1st floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Barelle, 24 Mar 2016 | Read review
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