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Masada Backpacker

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 21 October 2013

Stayed in Masada for 5 nights with my friends (we picked 3 beds in male dorm and 2 beds in female dorm). Heard that the male dorm is bit small while the female dorm is spacious enough. Apart from lockers, there are also shelves for backpacks that you can put your bathing kit and sports accessories etc. on it without...

1Thank Grace C
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 20 October 2013

Pound for pound possibly the best hostel I've ever stayed in. Some quick hits: -Excellent location right near restaurants and the minibus station which can take you all over from the Tips of Borneo area to Kinabalu Park. -A fantastic, real coffee machine that is free to use and requires you to simply put your cup underneath and press a...

1Thank dljonesaz
Pasig, Philippines
Reviewed 8 October 2013

My home for 2 nights when I traveled solo in Kota Kinabalu. It was a nice place and the staffs are all friendly and accommodating. Walking distance to many restaurants and the downtown. Free breakfast all day!

1Thank kittwanderer
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 28 September 2013

We really enjoyed our time at Masada Backpackers and I would safely say that it was the best hostel we stayed in during our time in Sabah Province of Malaysian Borneo. It is slightly more expensive than other options in Kota Kinabalu, however, having just trudged up the epic heights of Mount Kinabalu (this is a whole another review) this...

1Thank davejdunn
Reviewed 26 September 2013

stayed in this hostel for three nights. we booked this hostel based on the reviews made by other TA contributors. we made the right choice. Location: it is in downtown area so, you can save a lot for transportation. there are plenty of restaurants nearby... also, most tourist attraction is near this hostel. Price: affordable. 24/7 breakfast. :-) Place: clean....

3Thank dockrispy
Bath, UK.
Reviewed 24 September 2013

A group of us travelling around Sabah stayed at the Masada Backpacker every time we were in KK - 4 nights in total over a month. The place is clean, well air-conned, great breakfast provided and free to have all day, and the staff were amazingly helpful - let us book and cancel many nights as our plans changed, and...

3Thank amjbath
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 22 September 2013

We stayed 2 night in a twin bed room after climbing the KK moutain, it's large room with working tables, bed table etc. The wifi is working very well for us to survey and plan for the next stop, 2 PCs, guitar, tour info, KK maps and attraction, cab fares are all available in the lobby. The Breakfast is Perfect....

Thank CedricTan
Kajang, Selangor
Reviewed 17 September 2013

We stayed 3 nights here; 2 nights before left for overnight @ Kinabalu Park for climbing, and 1 night after climbing. It's perfectly clean, quiet, with free hot Milo dispenser (ok love thissssss!), communal fridge & microwave oven (to stovk up my Peel Fresh & re-heat our KFC & instant mee haha), nice & clean showers & toilet.. excellent WiFi...

Thank MrMrsAzli
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 16 September 2013

My son and I had several visits here on our Borneo adventures. It was just like coming home. superbly located and walking distance to Center Point shopping centre and waterfront restaurants. Very clean, nice rooms and very friendly staff. Couldn't fault the place. As usual in these places you meet people from everywhere. We stayed 4 nights and it was...

Thank FairEnough54
Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed 10 September 2013

老闆人很好,會說中文,有免費的早餐和水果,冷氣超強,房間廁所很乾淨,就是距離市區步行要5分鐘,算是小小缺點. 總之 是很推薦的! Nice and friendly staff, clean and comfortable bedding, Free breakfast and fruit also water,value for money.Good wi-fi and air-condition Only concern is you need to walk about 5-10 mins to the downtown. Anyway,highly recommend.

1Thank in888666

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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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: ₹ 1,038 - ₹ 1,817 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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Masada Backpacker Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Masada Backpacker Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
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“Level 1 bathroom are more spacious as compare to the Level 2 ones.”
teo_winston, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Family room did not have an en suite bathroom as I'd hoped.”
katiehunt85, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor is quieter”
HeatherCarroll, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Make sure your room has air con”
bridgettemackley, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try some of the Indian food near by. Great people there”
bhammer3012016, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
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