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    Dreamtel Kota Kinabalu

    5 Jalan Padang, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
    011 60 88-240 333
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The Good: Our local connection recommended this hotel. It is next to public transport and good place to stay if relying on public transportation. As I have hired a car, this was not relevant. The hotel is a budget style hotel. It is absolutely basic,...More

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    Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

    Stayed 4 nights here, great hotel and location to markets, local food and jetty for taking boats over to islands and diving! Hotel staff really accommodating and nice varied breakfast with egg station!

    1  Thank Lauren951
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Stayed here for three nights as a base to climb Mt Kinabalu. The rooms were clean, reasonably spacious and everything worked! Breakfast was Malaysian style but sensational! Staff were friendly and anticipated all my needs. It is located about 300 m from the shore line,...More

    Thank Russell E
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Sorry to say that this hotel was not all that the pictures portrayed it as. Stayed there for 1 day and could not stay any longer. There where red and brown stains on our mattresses aswell as dirty carpeting mixed with stains and dents on...More

    2  Thank IbzConteh
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    this maybe the best choice of one night stay. breakfast...nothing to eat. more like a motel,but if you dont't want to spend too much on hotel, this must be the right choice. my flight arrival was 11:30 pm, and i didnt want to spend too...More

    Thank youngjin k
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    • US$41 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Best Value Hotel in Kota Kinabalu
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    Dasole
    21 June 2016|
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    Response from Hollyholiday2015 | Reviewed this property |
    I got a jug of ice from the breakfast room ,had very nice meals there staff were great,Chef made me nice things to try,his coleslaw was just the best,also at a great price.
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    Dasole
    21 June 2016|
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    Response from anunathan | Reviewed this property |
    Don't think so. Didn't see one. Staff are friendly. Might help you with ice.
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    noni7771
    4 October 2015|
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    Response from DreamtelKotaKinabalu | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question. You can go to the Tunku Abdul Rahman Park from the Jesselton Point which is 15 minutes walking distance from the hotel. Alternatively it is a short taxi ride away at the cost of RM15.00.
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    "If you are outside a lot a room without window will do too and can save some money.."
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    "only get a room on the top floor facing the sea."
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    "Ask for higher floor rooms with sea view"
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    "Choose a windowless room to get some quiet."
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