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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

The affordable Borneo Gaya Lodge is a great place in a tourist area of Kota Kinabalu. The hostel is highlighted with welcoming décor.

The property is approximately 2.8 km away from Sabah State Museum & Heritage Village. Within a 5-minute walk guests can dine in Restaurant Choice and Wishbone Art Cafe.

A ferry port is located in the vicinity.

Rooms

The hostel offers 12 rooms. Most of them feature free wireless internet, climate control, an individual safe, an iron with ironing board and a work desk. Private bathrooms are provided. They are appointed with showers and bathtubs.

Eat & Drink

Every day a free breakfast is served in the dining room.

Services

Borneo Gaya Lodge offers 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
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining

  • Breakfast

Business

  • Fax/Photocopying

Room features

  • Air conditioning

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

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

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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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Airports
Train
  • 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

Double Room Private Bathroom
  • Room size:

    130 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

Air-conditioned room comes with an en suite bathroom with hot and cold water supply.

Double Room
  • Room size:

    130 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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    • Air conditioning
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  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
Room Description:

Simply furnished room situated on the ground floor.

Single Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
  • Room size:

    270 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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    • Air conditioning
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  • Shared toilet
Room Description:

Dormitory offers 10 beds. Rate is for a Single Bed.

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Family Room
  • Room size:

    140 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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    • Air conditioning
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Room Description:

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

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Family Room Private Bathroom
  • Room size:

    140 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • Toilet
Room Description:

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

Borneo Gaya Lodge Location

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Near the hostel

  • Atkinson Clock Tower900 ft
    Jalan Dewan

    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

    6.6
    GoodBased on11 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
    Airports
    Train
    • 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