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KB Backpackers Inn

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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good14%
  • Average19%
  • Poor44%
  • Terrible9%
4 Mar 2014
“One night is enough”
27 Dec 2013
“Cheap but not recommended”
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Free Parking
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Reviewed 4 March 2014

On the way from Perhentian Island to Surat Thani, Thailand, my friends and I stayed in this hostel because it is very close to the bus station, only 2 minutes walk, which is very easy for us to catch the 6.45 am bus. The bedroom...More

1  Thank Lisahendrawan
Reviewed 27 December 2013

Arrive in KB quite late and after knocking a few time the guy open the door.The rate was okay as we are very tired after a long journey.No towel or blanket was given.The room was big with noisy restaurant like fan.Since we are vety tired...More

Thank unifiedone
Reviewed 8 May 2013

I stayed in the KB backpackers Inn for the night before I left to go to the perhentian islands and stumbled on it by chance - its pretty much the first place you get to on leaving the bus station and would highly recommend the...More

1  Thank bedouin-londoner
Reviewed 2 May 2013 via mobile

you get what you pay for. For RM10 for a bed in a dorm. What do you expect. Central location. Easy walk to night market. Helpful staff. It's basic but ok for a night or two. Bit noisy as the road outside seems to be...More

2  Thank vagabond1902
Reviewed 7 October 2012 via mobile

Lovely staff and convenient location but it is filthy and some rooms don't have windows. Bad bathrooms don't help. I'd stay here again if I absolutely had to, nice people make anything more pleasant, but it was a dank and dirty place. I'd avoid Kota...More

Thank 1mmy
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Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
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US$3 - US$12 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$3 - US$12 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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