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All reviewsprivate twin roomcereal and toastair confree wifibus terminalvisiting kkcommon roomwashing machineshower geltea and coffeecomfortable bedsminute walkclimbing mtlounge areaa great place to stayrooms are bigcomfortable stay
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Reviewed October 20, 2013

Pound for pound possibly the best hostel I've ever stayed in. Some quick hits: -Excellent location right near restaurants and the minibus station which can take you all over from the Tips of Borneo area to Kinabalu Park. -A fantastic, real coffee machine that is...More

1  Thank dljonesaz
Reviewed October 7, 2013

My home for 2 nights when I traveled solo in Kota Kinabalu. It was a nice place and the staffs are all friendly and accommodating. Walking distance to many restaurants and the downtown. Free breakfast all day!

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Reviewed September 28, 2013

We really enjoyed our time at Masada Backpackers and I would safely say that it was the best hostel we stayed in during our time in Sabah Province of Malaysian Borneo. It is slightly more expensive than other options in Kota Kinabalu, however, having just...More

1  Thank davejdunn
Reviewed September 26, 2013

stayed in this hostel for three nights. we booked this hostel based on the reviews made by other TA contributors. we made the right choice. Location: it is in downtown area so, you can save a lot for transportation. there are plenty of restaurants nearby......More

3  Thank dockrispy
Reviewed September 23, 2013

A group of us travelling around Sabah stayed at the Masada Backpacker every time we were in KK - 4 nights in total over a month. The place is clean, well air-conned, great breakfast provided and free to have all day, and the staff were...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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US$18 - US$32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"it's colder on the ground floor"
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"Level 1 bathroom are more spacious as compare to the Level 2 ones."
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"Family room did not have an en suite bathroom as I'd hoped."
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"Ground floor is quieter"
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