We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Borneo Global Backpackers

    No. 29 Ground + 1st Floor, Karamunsing Godown | Jalan Karamunsing, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          No availability for your dates from these sites
          Traveller (23)
          Dining (1)
          Hotel & Grounds (29)
          Sutera Harbour Resort (The Pacific Sutera & The Magellan Sutera)
          2,658 reviews
          #8 of 92 hotels in Kota Kinabalu
           
          Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
          2,041 reviews
          #6 of 92 hotels in Kota Kinabalu
           
          Hotel Eden54
          1,173 reviews
          #2 of 92 hotels in Kota Kinabalu
           
          Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa
          3,651 reviews
          #5 of 92 hotels in Kota Kinabalu
           
          Overview
          • Excellent39%
          • Very good23%
          • Average24%
          • Poor9%
          • Terrible5%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Airport Transportation
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          2.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
          Sutera Harbour Resort (The Pacific Sutera & The Magellan Sutera)
          2,658 reviews
          #8 of 92 hotels in Kota Kinabalu
           
          Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
          2,041 reviews
          #6 of 92 hotels in Kota Kinabalu
           
          Hotel Eden54
          1,173 reviews
          #2 of 92 hotels in Kota Kinabalu
           
          Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa
          3,651 reviews
          #5 of 92 hotels in Kota Kinabalu
           
          Rooms
          9 Jul10 Jul
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Kota Kinabalu hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "5289bc5a5f7644ce95e98c98ee505c42", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":598805,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"5289bc5a5f7644ce95e98c98ee505c42","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Borneo Global Backpackers","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjUyODliYzVhNWY3NjQ0Y2U5NWU5OGM5OGVlNTA1YzQyIiwiQUlLIjoiM2ZmYTU3ZjNmNjI0NGZiNmIzMmFmZWY0ZjA3MTllYjUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/07/2017", "checkOut": "10/07/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Turn Your Opinions into Points!
          Turn your opinions into JPMiles
          Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
          *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
          JPMiles / Payback Arrow
          JPMiles / PAYBACK
          50
          Reviews (131)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language
          • More languages

          1 - 5 of 109 reviews

          Reviewed 4 May 2017

          I stayed here last year, and it was great. Happy to choose this hostel after read some good reviews. It is in a quiet location and yet within a short walking distance from the main hub of the city which is nice. The staff were...More

          Thank LotusAndika
          Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

          First, staff were nice and accomodating. We were even allowed to check in earlier that expected. We booked a couple room which came with a free basic breakfast and where you can already feel the spring metals of the bed. We had to use a...More

          Thank Spil O
          Reviewed 28 November 2016

          Stay in the dorm was alright and breakfast basic. I arrived early in the morning and was accommodated and driven to the dive place in KK. Actually some of the fittings in the toilets didnt work (lights, taps,etc) and I went downstairs to shower. From...More

          Thank Samiashine
          Reviewed 19 September 2016

          As promised, we went back for seconds, choosing Padas White Water Rafting and Coral Flyer Zipline over the Gaya/Sapi Island. This time, we made a special request to have the ever fun-loving guide Mr. Arif. Again, he is a pleasure to work with; making sure...More

          Thank Wilhemina M
          Reviewed 15 September 2016

          Stay for 1 night. Staff are friendly. Room clean & tidy in spite of the old furniture & air conditioning. No breakfast even tough it is mentioned in the package. Location, not far from city centre 10-15 minutes driving. Overall satisfied and it is a...More

          Thank Kneth P
          Sutera Harbour Resort (The Pacific Sutera & The Magellan Sutera)
          2,658 reviews
          #8 of 92 hotels in Kota Kinabalu
           
          Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
          2,041 reviews
          #6 of 92 hotels in Kota Kinabalu
           
          Hotel Eden54
          1,173 reviews
          #2 of 92 hotels in Kota Kinabalu
           
          Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa
          3,651 reviews
          #5 of 92 hotels in Kota Kinabalu
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Airport Transportation
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 58 - US$ 69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Number of rooms
          • 23
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotwire, HostelWorld, Cheap Tickets, Agoda, Cancelon and Hotels.com so you can book your Borneo Global Backpackers reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • Malaysia >
          • Sabah >
          • West Coast Division >
          • Kota Kinabalu District >
          • Kota Kinabalu
          • Also Known As
          • Borneo Global Backpackers Hotel Kota Kinabalu ,
          • Borneo Global Backpackers Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (23)
          Dining (1)
          Hotel & Grounds (29)
          Family and Play Areas (1)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
          Nearby
          Sky Hotel
          107 reviews
          .28 km away
           
          Oceania Hotel
          182 reviews
          .17 km away
           
          Borneo Vista Suites Hotel
          33 reviews
          .27 km away
           
          Sabah Oriental Hotel
          299 reviews
          .30 km away
           
          Ming Garden Hotel & Residences
          430 reviews
          .43 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Welcome Seafood Restaurant
          884 reviews
          .75 km away
          Tavern Kitchen & Bar
          149 reviews
          .68 km away
          Souled Out
          46 reviews
          .71 km away
          Peppermint the vietnamese restaurant
          111 reviews
          .77 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Sabah State Museum
          493 reviews
          .84 km away
          Imago Shopping Mall
          192 reviews
          .71 km away
          Sabah State Mosque (Masjid Negeri Sabah)
          91 reviews
          1.09 km away
          Warisan Square
          62 reviews
          1.05 km away
          Questions & Answers
          Get quick answers from Borneo Global Backpackers staff and past guests.
          Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          Room Tips
          "The fan dormitories are the best value"
          Read review
          "Bring your own toiletries and tissue."
          Read review
          "The cheap dorms without A/C can get quite hot, but if you take the top of a bunkbed you got huge fans blowing..."
          Read review
          "TH hotel room was great and clean."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing