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Kufstein, Austria
Reviewed 4 June 2012

lots of eateries nearby, value for money, stayed 8 nights to use hotel as a base for various trips .

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CentralSandakan, Manager at Central Hotel Sandakan, responded to this review

Dear snifferkuf, Thank you for taking the time to give us your valuable feedback.

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 5 February 2012

Nice budget place, friendly service, big rooms. But all through the night we were tormented by sheets stinking with nasty cigarette odor. Unacceptable for a non-smoking room.

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CentralSandakan, Manager at Central Hotel Sandakan, responded to this review

Dear annavalberg, Thank you for taking the time to give us your valuable feedback.We are sorry to hear that you had a less than perfect stay with us.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2011

This is a very clean and well kept hotel. Location is brilliant - right in the middle of town and very close to all nearby amenities. The room was small but very well furnished and the bathroom was great too. Only downside was that the staff were not particularly helpful or friendly but this didn't bother me that much. Would...

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CentralSandakan, Manager at Central Hotel Sandakan, responded to this review

Dear Suz B, First of all, we from Central Hotel Sandakan, would like to say thank you for your encouraging comment. There is nothing better than a satisfy guest that has stay with us. On the issue of our staff , i on behalf of the hotel would like to say sorry on the shortcoming of us. We will look...

Gurgaon, India
Reviewed 24 September 2011

Central Hotel Sandakan is strategically located at the heart of the busy Sandakan town. There is 24-hr taxi stand just round the corner, varied kinds of eateries, supermarket, KFC, an excellent cake shop named "Kelly's". Since most of the tourists do not come to Sandakan for a leisurely stay, the location and the amenities provided by the hotel are good...

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CentralSandakan, Manager at Central Hotel Sandakan, responded to this review

Dear arpitam, First and foremost we are from the hotel would like to say thank you for and are deeply gratify with the great comments that you have made. For us , there is nothing better than a satisfy guest . Your comment will serve as a great motivation for our entire team of Central Hotel Sandakan. We hope that...

Kuala Lumpur
Reviewed 15 September 2011

Was a bit regret when first arrive at the hotel entrance but saw one of the reviews that don't judge from the outside to check-in finally. I must say the room is much more better than what i expect.. spacious room, coffee, TV, air-con, toilet, water-heater, towel, wifi .. basically all those i need from a hotel are here but...

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CentralSandakan, Manager at Central Hotel Sandakan, responded to this review

Dear cfloo3798, Hello from us at Central Hotel Sandakan, Malaysia. Thanks for your pleasant reviews on our hotel for your compliments means a lot to us as a hotelier. We will will be waiting for your next stay. We from Central Hotel Sandakan appreciates your stay with us. Thanks Again

Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Reviewed 7 September 2011

The hotel is located in the middle of Sandakan CBD with lots of activities going on around it. The hotel itself was clean and decent. And it is also cheap. They have free wifi too. But if you are driving there might be a problem with parking if you are arriving during peak hours or weekends. [btw, this place should...

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CentralSandakan, Manager at Central Hotel Sandakan, responded to this review

Hello from us at Central Hotel Sandakan, Malaysia. Our aim is to be recognized by you, our valued guest, for achieving outstanding service excellence. We are always interested in suggestions that would allow us to improve our level of hospitality services, hence thank you for taking the time to write and we will certainly pass on your compliments to the...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 25 August 2011

This hotel is right at the center of the Main Town area of Sandakan. Hotel room has a great space & clean. Staff was friendly but clueless. Ask about the number for the airport they can't provide. Around the hotel I can find banks, eating places, supermarket, cake shop, wet market, KFC & many more. I would say this hotel...

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 23 May 2011

The hotel is a few streets back from the Waterfront restaurants, so only a few minutes walk. There is parking in the street which must be paid for during the day, but is free overnight and on Sundays. Small but clean rooms, wi-fi internet, but no food in the hotel. Staff friendly but not much tourism knowledge, let us use...

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CentralSandakan, Manager at Central Hotel Sandakan, responded to this review

Dear KarinL65, Hello from us at Central Hotel Sandakan, Malaysia. Our aim is to be recognized by you, our valued guest, for achieving outstanding service excellence. We are always interested in suggestions that would allow us to improve our level of hospitality services, hence thank you for taking the time to write and we will certainly pass on your compliments...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 25 March 2011

-nice and lovely room -clean room -friendly staff who are willing to help you at any time -nice and clean bathroom -never encountered with any insect ! i love this hotel! -reasonable price! -i stayed for 4days and 3nights, in a standard room (with 2 single beds), we only need to pay around RM265~ -really recommend this place for anyone...

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CentralSandakan, Manager at Central Hotel Sandakan, responded to this review

Dear xshajiax, Hello from us at Central Hotel Sandakan, Malaysia. It is feedback such as yours that makes our day. We certainly enjoyed having you as our guest because the hotel is dedicated to ensuring comfort at all times. Our aim is to be recognized by you, our valued guest, for achieving outstanding service excellence. We are always interested in...

Scotland
Reviewed 14 January 2011

Right in the middle of things in Sandakan, though pretty quiet. Clean room, comfy bed, friendly staff and well priced.

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CentralSandakan, Manager at Central Hotel Sandakan, responded to this review

Dear EttaP, Thanks for your compliment and we from Central Hotel Sandakan will strive for our best to serve you even better for your next stay. Thanks again

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Family Rooms
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Additional Information about Central Hotel Sandakan

Address: Lot 5A-B 6a-B Block 24 Jalan Lebuh 2, Sandakan 90307, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > Sandakan Division > Sandakan
Price Range: $20 - $26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Central Hotel Sandakan 2.5*
Number of rooms: 48
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“Ask for room with no window”
 of 5 bubbles stevemayhead, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
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“deluxe room is with front view”
 of 5 bubbles nyms43, 30 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Rooms are clean, secure and fit for purpose. Bathroom has a basic shower facility which is clean and neat. Get a room that faces the main road, you would be able to observe the traffic conditions and get a good view of the shops. Try to get a room on the hogher floor (i.e. 4th floor).”
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 of 5 bubbles Jay_KualaLumpur, 25 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Room higher up is less noisy”
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