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Borneo Backpackers

No. 24 Lorong Dewan, Pusat Bandar, Kota Kinabalu 88801, Malaysia
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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About Borneo Backpackers

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Breakfast for free
Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 17 air-conditioned guestrooms. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have showers and complimentary toiletries. Amenities Take in the views from a rooftop terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Property Location With a stay at Borneo Backpackers in Kota Kinabalu (Downtown Kota Kinabalu), you'll be steps from Gaya Street Sunday Market and 3 minutes by foot from Atkinson Clock Tower. This hostel is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Imago Shopping Mall and 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Sutera Harbour. Dining For lunch or dinner, stop by Biru Biru, a restaurant that specializes in local and international cuisine. You can also grab snacks at the coffee shop/café. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary breakfast is included. Mandatory Charges You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property: A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property beginning January 1, 2023. Permanent residents and Malaysian nationals are exempt from the tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking. We have included all charges provided to us by the property. Optional Charges The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out. Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability) Late check-in fee: 50-percent of room rate for check-in after 6 AM Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability) The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change. Check-In Checkin starts at 2:00 PM The minimum age of Checkin 18 Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed No onsite parking is available This property accepts credit cards The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 10:30 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 10:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. Check-Out Checkout is done at 11:00 AM Pets Pets not allowed General instructions No rollaway/extra beds available No cribs (infant beds) available

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Amenities at Borneo Backpackers

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Laundry service
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Air-conditioned
  • Storage available


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air-conditioned


  • Laundry service


  • Storage available

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast

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No. 24 Lorong Dewan, Pusat Bandar, Kota Kinabalu 88801

What's nearby

  • Gaya Street Sunday Market117 m
  • Atkinson Clock Tower143 m
  • Signal Hill Observatory Platform296 m
  • Suria Sabah377 m
  • KK Esplanade387 m
  • Pasar Besar Kota Kinabalu0.5 km
  • Jesselton Point0.7 km
  • Centre Point Sabah0.9 km
  • Kota Kinabalu Wetland Centre1.5 km
  • Muzium Sabah2.6 km
  • Sutera Harbour2.7 km
  • Masjid Negeri Sabah2.9 km



Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


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FAQs when booking at Borneo Backpackers

  • Where is Borneo Backpackers located?

    Borneo Backpackers is located at No. 24 Lorong Dewan, Pusat Bandar, 1.1 km from the centre of Kota Kinabalu. Gaya Street Sunday Market is the closest landmark to Borneo Backpackers.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Borneo Backpackers?

    Check-in time is 2:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Borneo Backpackers.

  • Does Borneo Backpackers offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Borneo Backpackers offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Borneo Backpackers from the airport?

    Borneo Backpackers is 6.9 km from Kota Kinabalu. Borneo Backpackers is 118.9 km from Labuan.

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Good to know

Distance to downtown

1.1 km

Nearest Airport

Kota Kinabalu

Distance to airport

6.9 km