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Perkasa Hotel

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Kuantan, Malaysia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel located at hill, good morning view.My room 507 facing the town. The hotel located in Tenom town itself 1.The staff was friendly and helpful 2.Old hotel 3. Room are very old without upgrade 4.Find only one power socket, kindly bring extension cable if you need to charge your items 5.Don't leave any food at out ... the small...

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 23 December 2015

We were well warned by the existing ratings for this hotel that the Perkasa has a far from excellent rating. So we expected the worst and got slightly better. First of all its location is spectacular high up on the hill above town with sweeping views of the valley below from the bedroom window(plus pleasant breezes).However whereas its easy to...

Thank JJBroome
Reviewed 15 December 2015

In December we stayed with our two kids in the family room for one night for 180RM. We got a free extra mattress to put on the floor. The room was full of insects including large bees and one bed was infested by ants. The toilet was leeking, the curtains were torn, the shower worked like a fountain, the water...

Thank discover99
Tawau, Malaysia
Reviewed 15 November 2015

The hotel, hotel room & bath room are old, out of date and needed major renovation & upgrade even repairs & maintenance. The room we stayed was spacious and clean. Staffs were friendly. The hotel is on top of a hill with a good view but is out of the town center. Anyway, there are not many choices of hotel/motel...

1Thank GST_Malaysia
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 10 April 2015

Situated high on the hillside above the pleasant little town of Tenom, the Perkasa is surrounded by spacious gardens and a large car park which backs into prime rainforest - so watch out for monkeys and don't leave your car windows open. The hotel itself is, well, shall we say a bit faded. It reminded me of provincial hotels in...

3Thank Irlantilainen
Kuching, Malaysia
Reviewed 24 December 2014 via mobile

This hotel is one of the three under the same name and with similar design; one each in Keningau and Kundasang. I had stayed in the other two recently and they are popular among guests who are familiar with it. It is probably the earliest hotel in town and by the look, the furnitures look very tired. Amenities are basic,...

2Thank James N
Mesquite, Nevada
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We required a night stay in Tenom after driving from Poring Hot Springs in Ranau before we drove back to Brunei. As we were not familiar with this small town, the only way was to rely on online hotel bookings on the various websites. Perkasa appeared to be the best available and the pictures displayed looked decent but when we...

1Thank NyonyaLady
Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 July 2014

Firstly, the accolades. The views are fantastic, and the wifi in the lobby (not available in the rooms) is fast. That's it. Otherwise, this place is like a morgue. The staff never smiled, apart from the lovely lady who made a valiant job of cleaning my room. My room was a suite which must have been good about twenty years...

2Thank Musexmner
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Reviewed 3 February 2014

unsmiling service from receptionist when we arrived. very disappointed with the rooom we were offered (room 307). the room emanated a sweaty smell, the carpet was threadbare, dirty, had cigarette burn marks and other mysterious brown marks. the bathroom was disgusting. dirty with cracked and dirty tiles. the toilet seat was actually cracked; could have cut my bottom on it....

1Thank 669Sid
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Reviewed 20 August 2013

I'm sure when the hotel was built, the rooms were nice and amazing. But now they're very smelly, dated, and sad. However the floors did have carpet and the bathrooms had bathtubs, which are both very unusual for Malaysia. The windows opened but had no screens and the windows could not be shut all the way, so we had some...

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Additional Information about Perkasa Hotel

Address: P.O.Box 225,, Tenom 89908, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > Tenom
Price Range: $30 - $40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Perkasa Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 63
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“Ask to see the room first to check.”
discover99, 15 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Choose one overlooking the town, but give it a thorough inspection before unpacking your cases.”
  • view over Tenom
  • Threadbare carpet and control for aircon.
  • Bathroom
  • bath
Musexmner, 6 Jul 2014 | Read review
“we chose a standard double, costing RM150. we did not expect luxury but did expect a basic levels of cleanliness. we found the receptionist not particularly welcoming. the waiters who served us our dinner and breakfast were pleasant. I am doubtful that any of the rooms are any diffferent from our experience.”
669Sid, 3 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Definitely ask for a non-smoking room and make sure you get it. Ours came with ash trays regardless. Just request to see the room before you complete your check-in.”
MisterSleep, 20 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Choose room that face the garden to have a better view...”
  • Loose wall plug
  • Window unable to close tightly_2
  • Window unable to close tightly_3
  • Window unable to close tightly
  • Stained toilet bowl
  • Nice View from room
  • 'Antique' style switches
  • Wall at the bathtub area
BelleWong, 14 Feb 2013 | Read review
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