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    Sandakan Backpackers Hostel

    Lot 108, 1st Floor, Block Sh-11, Sandakan Harbour Square, Sandakan 90000, Malaysia
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good23%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible4%
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    “rooftop terrace” (13 reviews)
    “sea view” (13 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 116 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I stayed about a week in the hostel located in the center of Sandakan town. Nice, clean and comfortable place to stay with very friendly and dedicated staffs. Highly recommend to backpackers and travellers.

    Thank lpin2017
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Lovley staff who truly cares about every single guest. Nice and airy rooms. Ok beds. The staff will help you whith just about anything you may need. They have good comunication with the different tour companies so there is no need to look for travel...More

    Thank Ludvig E
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I stayed there only for a night. The hostel is basic but it's clean and has very nice view from the rooftop. Very good breakfast which was included. The staff were very nice and helpful. You can ask them anything you want, they're very willing...More

    Thank Elena T
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This is really great hostel in the center of Sandakan! Very cozy and comfortable! The staff is very friendly and always ready to help and give advice! A special thanks to Maya! On the roof of the hostel there is a nice terrace overlooking the...More

    Thank Юлия С
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    - Socket too far - Bad wifi + clean + windows!!! + breakfast + good price/quality ratio + AC + cute, welcoming hostel + super friendly staff + great location + hot water in bathroom + drinking water available + big, comfy beds

    Thank Špela G
    Four Points by Sheraton Sandakan
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$16 - US$20 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Sabah >
    • Sandakan Division >
    • Sandakan
    • Also Known As
    • Sandakan Backpackers Hostel Sabah, Malaysia
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    Traveller (68)
    Room & Suite (29)
    Dining (16)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (75)
    Bathroom (2)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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    Room Tips
    "Liked the sea view rooms and quieter, get to see the sun rise from your bed if you are awake!"
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    "always get the room with a view ( i.e.. facing the sea)"
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    "Only stayed in dorm, but it had air con and clean sheets!"
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    "Romm #4 has a great view of the sea!"
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