Borneo Gaya Lodge - Kota Kinabalu

No 78, 1St Floor, Jalan Gaya,, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, 88000  show map
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Borneo Gaya Lodge - Kota Kinabalu

Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Kitchen facilities
Air conditioning
Laundry
Breakfast
Luggage storage
No pets allowed

Overview

Borneo Gaya Lodge greets guests with a welcoming interior and a warm atmosphere.

It is placed close to the central district, in the vicinity of Sabah State Museum, Mount Kinabalu and Floating Mosque. Serving a variety of dishes, Naan - Flavours of India at Shangri and Irish Shamrock Bar & Restaurant are just 100 meters away.

The prime location of Borneo Gaya Lodge enables direct access to Kota-Kinabalu International airport.

Rooms

This property has 12 guestrooms including King Room, Family Room and Double Room appointed with complimentary wireless internet, climate control, an individual safe, an iron with ironing board and a work desk. Rooms include access to private bathrooms. They feature showers and bathtubs.

Services

This comfortable property provides airport transfer, 24-hour room service and laundry.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid Public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   12.

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Facilities

General

  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Existing bedding FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

No 78, 1St Floor, Jalan Gaya,, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, 88000

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City Center
  • Kota Kinabalu
    2.7 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • North Borneo Railway
    3.0 mi
Restaurants
  • Little Italy (cuisine: Italian)
    500 ft
  • Yu Kee Bak Kut Teh
    100 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    12

Rooms and availability

Family Shared Bathroom Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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Room Description:

Air-conditioned room for 4 guests. Guests have shared access to a bathroom outside the room.

Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

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Room Description:

Air-conditioned room with a private bathroom. Sleeps up to 4 guests.

Borneo Gaya Lodge Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Signal Hill Observatory700 ft
  • KK Esplanade1000 ft
  • Kota Kinabalu Wetland Centre4300 ft
  • Tunku Abdul Rahman Park1.4 mi

Popular areas

  • City Center2.7 mi

Train stations

  • North Borneo Railway2.9 mi

Shopping areas

  • Gaya Street (Sunday Market)1000 ft
  • Kota Kinabalu Central Market1700 ft
  • Suria Sabah2.7 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Atkinson Clock Tower1000 ft
  • Kota Kinabalu Harbor1.1 mi
  • Sabah State Mosque1.9 mi
  • Likas City Mosque2.2 mi

Stadiums

  • Likas Sport Complex1.2 mi

Museums

  • Sabah State Museum & Heritage Village1.7 mi

Local attractions

  • Water World Theme Park1.0 mi
    Taman Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu
  • Sabah State Museum1.7 mi
    Locked Bag 2015, Kota Kinabalu
  • Lok Kawi Wildlife Park1.9 mi
    Jalan Pintas Penampang, Kota Kinabalu
  • Kota Kinabalu Wetland Centre1.0 mi
    Kota KinabaluMalaysia
  • Tabin Wildlife Reserve1.9 mi
    Jalan Damai, Kota Kinabalu

Near the hostel

  • Kota Kinabalu City Mosque300 ft
    Central road of Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu
  • Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park4200 ft
    Kota KinabaluMalaysia
  • Green Connection4500 ft
    2.5 off Jalan Tuaran, Kota Kinabalu
  • Atkinson Clock Tower800 ft
    Jalan Dewan, Kota Kinabalu
  • Kota Kinabalu City Bird Sanctuary4300 ft
    Off Jalan Bukit Bendera Upper, Kota Kinabalu

Restaurants nearby

  • Little Italy500 ft

    Address: Jln Haji Saman
    Phone: (088) 232 231

    70% likes this, based on 382 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 11 - USD 21

  • Oldtown White Coffee100 ft

    Address: 53 Jalan Gaya

    60% likes this, based on 60 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian

  • Fook Yuen300 ft

    Address: Jalan Gaya

    51% likes this, based on 43 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese

  • Yu Kee Bak Kut Teh100 ft

    Address: 74, Jalan Gaya

    63% likes this, based on 29 reviews

  • Chilli Vanilla400 ft

    Address: Opposite KK Emporium
    Phone: +6088 238098

    85% likes this, based on 143 reviews
    Cuisine: Mediterranean

Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    12
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Borneo Gaya Lodge Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Borneo Gaya Lodge

Average guest rating

7.0out of 10
Very good
Based on 19 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    5.4

    Price and location

    Room no windows and tv only news

  • Couple
    4.2

    The wifi was good.

    The hotel is pretty run down and the room we stayed in had no window and absolutely reeked of cigarette smoke, there was cigarette ash all the the back of the bed and the bathroom was not clean, there was hair on the floor and toilet. We paid for a room with tv, it was broken. We told reception about the smell of cigarettes and they gave us air freshener at first but when we found out about the tv they moved us to another room with a working tv but then we discovered there were no English channels anyway! The new room had a window but a broken bathroom light! It was on thing after another! There was a family of pigeons nesting above the room and the window was forced open so the noise from them in the morning was really annoying. I would not stay here again, it was quite a high price for what it was. We checked out after out 2 nights and moved to a much nicer hotel for not too much more.

  • Couple
    5.0

    Great location

    The staff did not know much English, so it was quite difficult to organise luggage storage, taxis etc etc. There was also no window in the room despite what the photos portray. I would not recommend this place for comfort.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    Location, pricing

    Our shower didn't work the last night (we were able to use the general one thought). Breakfast was not adequate in terms of choise.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    cleanliness~~~

    i not so satisfied on the breakfast.

  • Couple
    7.4

    It's right on Gaya street! So much convienent for everything! Staffs are good, patient and helpful for info, explaination and suggestions. Price is good for economy purpose.

    Room is small. Breakfast is only bread and coffee.

  • Single
    5.8

    When I first booked online, I had asked for a room with tv. And I never got it, though I had paid for a room that was supposed to have a tv. I was so disappointed. Though management offered a tv starting the next day, I decided to check out. There are a lot of other hotels and guesthouses in kk who honor their commitments. Borneo Gaya Lodge did not.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    hotel staff are friendly and affordable price lodge

    no lift facility therefore not suitable for elderly

  • Couple
    7.8

    the staff were fantastic- really helpful, willing to help organise tours and make phone calls for arrangements, great english. I enjoyed the living room which made it more liek home - couches, dvds, books and a nice common area to talkt o other people. The main thing i appreciated was that they provide sterilised water which you can refil all your waterbottles with - really handy!! Highly recommended!!

    for the price you pay, it is great!. the only thing i can say is, liek most budget hostels in asia, the shower is not seperate to the toilet, so you get water everywhere, but that is the only thing i can point out!!

  • Single
    8.2

    near Jetty easy go out

How to reach hostel

hostel Borneo Gaya Lodge - Kota Kinabalu Kota Kinabalu location
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Hostel Address:

No 78, 1St Floor, Jalan Gaya,, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, 88000

Get directions
City Center
  • Kota Kinabalu
    2.7 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • North Borneo Railway
    3.0 mi
Restaurants
  • Little Italy (cuisine: Italian)
    500 ft
  • Yu Kee Bak Kut Teh
    100 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    12