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8.2
Fabulous 302 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 8.4
  • Security 7.8
  • Location 9.3
  • Staff 8.2
  • Atmosphere 8.0
  • Cleanliness 8.0
  • Facilities 7.3
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8.2
Fabulous 302 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 8.4
  • Security 7.8
  • Location 9.3
  • Staff 8.2
  • Atmosphere 8.0
  • Cleanliness 8.0
  • Facilities 7.3
Akinabalu Youth Hostel Located at 1st Floor, No. 133 Jalan Gaya, , Kota Kinabalu.
Akinabalu Youth Hostel
Malaysia
Kota Kinabalu Sabah 88000 1st Floor, No. 133 Jalan Gaya,
82% 302
5.9821863 116.0764575
Akinabalu Youth Hostel
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  • Anonymous
  • England, Female, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 2 reviews
8th Apr 2016
7.7

Generally enjoyed stay here, bed was a bit creaky, the curtains fell down in our room and were fixed the next day so only one night of street lights. Having a large fridge and drinking water and tea and coffee was good. The hostel seemed very clean but we were slightly alarmed when a rat ran from the street all the way up the stairs through the metal grill that acted as the front door and into the kitchen.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 6.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
1st Apr 2016
7.4

I really enjoyed my stay a this hostel. The location is perfect, right in the middle of the city, near the bus station , and easy to find. The staff was lovely and very helpful. The rooms were simple, the ones without air con got pretty hot. I would certainly stay here again!

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 6.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 6.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Australia, Female, 18-24
  • Novice Nomad
  • 3 reviews
29th Mar 2016
6.0

I would not recommend this hostel. There were no good points that stood out and everything else was disappointing. Hot room, the 10 bed dorm was disruptive and the hostel didn't encourage a respectful atmosphere. Breakfast was basic (toast and tea). The staff were not able to give my useful information about tours and climbing the mountain - as a solo traveler, it would be extremely beneficial if you were able to link people up to climb together to reduce the surcharges. Happy to leave.

    • 6.0Value For Money
    • 6.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 4.0Facilities
    • 6.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 4.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Philippines, Female, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
15th Feb 2016
10.0

The best value for just 23RM (Dorm type). Clean place, cool friendly staff, fast wifi and good atmosphere for connecting with travelers. Highly recommended. :)

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Hong Kong, Couple, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 8 reviews
5th Feb 2016
8.6

Good value for money and good location in kk

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Germany, Female, 18-24
  • Novice Nomad
  • 2 reviews
5th Feb 2016
8.9

I really enjoyed my stay at this hostel. The 24h service is amazing and it was easy to get to know the other travelers. The location is great!

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 6.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness

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