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9.2
Superb 495 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 9.5
  • Security 9.0
  • Location 9.2
  • Staff 9.8
  • Atmosphere 8.7
  • Cleanliness 9.4
  • Facilities 8.8
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9.2
Superb 495 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 9.5
  • Security 9.0
  • Location 9.2
  • Staff 9.8
  • Atmosphere 8.7
  • Cleanliness 9.4
  • Facilities 8.8

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  • Anonymous
  • England, Female, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 2 reviews
13th Apr 2017
8.6

Mrs Lee is so helpful advising you on the best way to get to different places. Wifi was not great at all but the hostel is clean with food and tea/coffee for breakfast.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
3rd Apr 2017
8.3

Mrs Lee was so helpful and informative. She organised a car rental for a day trip to Brunei. The shared showers were big and plenty. Most people use it as a stop off to get to muku national park so it wasn't that busy. Wifi was slow but didn't bother us at all but some people may not like this. Great stop over for two nights.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 6.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Malaysia, Female, 18-24
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
17th Mar 2017
9.4

Homey indeed. Wonderful.

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • England, Female, 18-24
  • Novice Nomad
  • 2 reviews
12th Mar 2017
10.0

This was honestly by far one of the nicest places we stayed at! Mrs.Lee is an absolute angel, so so helpful with recommendations and organising trips through the driver Joesph. On our last day she gave us cakes!! The hostel itself is really nice, has a TV with a lots of DVD's and the rooms are basic but very clean. Definitely the place to stay in Miri!

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • travelingteacher20016529
  • USA, Female, 41+
  • Novice Nomad
  • 7 reviews
2nd Mar 2017
9.7

Very well run guest house. Mrs Lee sets the atmosphere of it being a wecoming place..clean and friendly. Met some interesting people there.

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
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  • Anonymous
  • Singapore, Female, 31-40
  • Globetrotter
  • 25 reviews
25th Feb 2017
10.0

Mrs Lee was very kind and helpful. She gave alot of useful information about Miri, and the attractions nearby including Niah Cave, Mulu national park. She will also try to arrange for backpackers to share the cab to the airport if possible at RM20. Regular price RM25. Guesthouse is clean and tidy. Most importantly, it's quiet at night as there are bars ard. There are fresh fruits in the fridge (if you did not realised) and bananas every morning as compared to the regular toast breakfast! Great!

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
22nd Feb 2017
9.4

There are very few budget options in Miri, but even if there were this Hostel would still be worth staying in. I rarely use the 'home for home' expression but Dillenia really has that feel. The wonderful Mrs Lee, is not only warm, welcoming and friendly but a fount of knowledge for anything to do with planning you visit to Borneo. If you are going to Brunei take the door-to-door car service. It is so easy and will cost you no more and maybe less than the bus when you add on the taxi.

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
16th Feb 2017
8.6

Nice guesthouse. Mrs Lee was helpful, full of good info. Only problem is with location. Kind of a noisy bar below. And a nearby building had an annoying alarm that went off multiple times. I would certainly consider staying there although not much reason to come back to Miri

    • 10.0Value For Money
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    • 6.0Location
    • 6.0Facilities
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    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
7th Feb 2017
9.7

Mrs. Lee is the best. She has all the information of what to do around Miri and Sarawak and created a comfy, home environment to relax in after long trips around Miri. The best hot shower in all of Borneo. Comfortable bed but a bit squeaky, good A/C in the room, small common area but it's enough to meet others, and stocked fridge with great priced water/beer! Only downside is some people's shoes keep getting stolen (out of her control), so bring them inside at night. Highly recommend!

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • Alonewithadrone
  • England, Male, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 4 reviews
14th Jan 2017
8.6

Very friendly and organised.

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

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