We use cookies to give you the best possible experience on our site. By continuing to browse our site you are agreeing to our Cookies Policy and use of cookies technology. Find out more »

X
HostelBookers Logo
WEBSITE FEEDBACK
No booking fees

Borneo Global Backpackers

Hostel | Ground & First Floor, Lot No. 29, Karamunsing Godown, Jalan - Karamunsing Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia 88000

67.0% Overall Rating

61 out of 89 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (24/11/2013)

Chris Finch thinks…

"Shame this histel has a low rating, its great for the price. Great facilitioes (apart from lockers downstairs instead of the rooms). Just a 15 min walk or a 5 minute 1MR bus ride in, perfect if you…"

Read all Borneo Global Backpackers reviews

Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 0.93

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen

Important Information

After 9.00pm is chargeable for 1 pax RM15.00 and 2 pax RM25.00 and NOT applicable for promotion bunker room RM10.00 per pax

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Kota Kinabalu?

Contact us directly

See other properties in Kota Kinabalu

The Lavender Lodge
10.81 USD

Guesthouse 91.2% 244 reviews
Borneo Gaya Lodge
7.72 USD

Guesthouse 71.4% 10 reviews
Le Hotel
37.06 USD

Hotel 2 star Not yet rated
masada backpacker
10.50 USD

Hostel 92.7% 63 reviews
Step~in Lodge Sdn Bhd
8.65 USD

Hostel 80.4% 23 reviews
Akinabalu Youth Hostel
7.72 USD

Hostel 80.1% 163 reviews
Hotel Holiday
12.35 USD

Hotel 1 star 76.9% 10 reviews
Stay-In Lodge
5.56 USD

Hostel 74.4% 20 reviews

Overview

Welcome to ‘Borneo Global Backpackers’
Free Wi-Fi wireless broadband internet. We are fully equipped with a dining area, bar, private internet, DVD player, satellite TV, hot water showers and convenience counter for our guests. Read more

Enter dates to check prices


  •  
    Invalid date
     
    Invalid Date - Cannot be in the past
     
    Invalid Date - Check-Out cannot be beyond 22/09/2015

  •  
    Invalid date
     
    Invalid Date - Cannot be in the past
     
    Invalid Date - Check-Out cannot be beyond 22/09/2015
     
    Your check-out date is before your check-in date. Please check your dates and try again.
     
    Bookings can only be made for a maximum period of 31 days. Please enter alternative dates and try again.

processing

About Borneo Global Backpackers

Free Wi-Fi wireless broadband internet. We are fully equipped with a dining area, bar, private internet, DVD player, satellite TV, hot water showers and convenience counter for our guests.

In conjunction with our 9th anniversary, we are offering special bunker room at RM15.00 per person

Clean and comfortable accommodation. It is nicely decorated, very modern and suitable for large groups with a total 24 rooms with laundry services assist by housekeeping, as well as a safe deposit box, travel information, no charge for the baggage room and 24 hours security.

More facilities:
- Men and ladies common bathroom/toilet with instant hot and cold shower
- Spacious and comfortable rooms equipped with air-conditioner/fans
- Tastefully furnished for an added pleasant environment
- 24 hours security / Safe deposit box
- Dining / Baggage room
- Washing machines assisted by housekeeping
- DVD player, satellite TV and wireless WI-FI Internet

Please take note that we are a backpackers’ hostel. All the facilities are on a sharing basis. Our place might not be suitable for everyone, especially those unused to the backpacking experience.

Adventure and thrill seekers:
BGB Country Tours and Travel (KKKP-4669)
We also Dive Operator from Semporna (SIPADAN Island)

Accommodation Information

We have 4-beds bunker rooms, twin-bed and double air-conditioned rooms.
Newly renovated with clean and comfortable accommodation. It is nicely decorated, very modern and suitable for large groups with a total 24 rooms with laundry services assist by housekeeping, as well as a safe deposit box, travel information, no charge for the baggage room and 24 hours security.

Location Information

Situated in the City of Kota Kinabalu with buses plying to and forth, we are within walking distance of banks, government offices, airline offices, food outlets, shopping malls, entertainment outlets and a jetty to Tunku Abdul Rahman Park Islands from Sutera Harbour resort. We are the only backpackers/hostel close to the State Museum and Queen Elizabeth general hospital which are both within a 10 minute walk.
Only 8 minutes by bus to the Tanjung Aru beach from the hostel.