Okay rooms, interesting decor (in a good way), nice restaurant (great cook), cheap beer, good location.
What you need is just to go about and do your own thing. The owner, Vincent, is a cool guy, but he makes no secret of it that he wants to sell you trips and he wants to sell them now. You can of course think for yourself and use public transport and a little bit of insight and make your own trip. We moved to a different establishment after three nights.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Conveniently located in the town center, a 5 minute walk to all the cities amenities. This small hostel provides a home like experience giving you a perfect place to meet travelers from all around the world. Tropicana also offers you a one-stop Borneo trip organizer, giving you your OWN, custom made itinerary for all or part of your trip. All your needs and budgets can be met so that your trips are smoothly buttered! ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Tropicana Lodge Kota Kinabalu, Sabah