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Lot 38, Lorong Karamunsing A Jalan Ikan Juara 1 Lorong Karamunsing A Lot 38, Sadong Jaya, Kota Kinabalu 88100 Malaysia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were so lucky to find SkyPod Hostel during our trip to Kota Kinabalu. A great, clean hostel with fast wifi conection, kitchen, great showers and free breakfast, they even have Netflix! Comfy beds with privacy and a safe luggage storage under the bed. The...More

Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Pros: - Friendly, helpful, great staff. - Excellent breakfast (included in room rate) - Filtered water/Tea/Coffee (good coffee) free all day. - Cleanest hostel we have stayed at. Cons: - A little distance from the centre of town (but still walkable). - Dorm can get...More

Thank emlynb2018
Reviewed 5 August 2018

I just returned home from KK today morning and can't wait to write a review for this friendly and warm-hearted hostel. Clean , every where is clean and well organized. Spacious,even the cubicles in the dormitory where you sleep were high enough for you to...More

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

If you want to stay in a backpacker's hostel but can't part with your need for comfort and convenience, Skypod is a good match since it does have dorms but in Japanese style "pods" that give you privacy. There is only enough room to fit...More

Thank jetsetforlife
Reviewed 29 June 2018

We booked the Skypod 26 for our 4 days trip in KK. Our ground tours, food were organized by Skypod cos I didn’t have much time to plan and the trip consisted of elderly folks and children. Skypod did a good job and very attentive...More

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About
Description
Established in 2014, SKYPOD is an award-winning hostel in KK with Pod style bed offering you an amazing lodging experience at a truly affordable rate. A stone's throw away from the Sembulan River Walk & More centrally located in the heart of KK yet away from the hustle and bustle, SKYPOD is within walking distance to Imago Shopping Mall, KK Sentral Bus Terminal & the Waterfront. Jesselton Point, the gateway to the beautiful TAR Marine Park is merely 10 minutes away. In close proximity to the airport, SKYPOD is also a perfect layover for flight transit, early flight arrival and late departures. Our warm service, clean environment and comfortable beds have been our hallmarks over the years. For solo travellers, our friendly Crew are always on hand 24/7 to assist and accompany you during your stay. A safe haven for female travellers too! Meet new friends from all around the world. Learn local culture and languages from our friendly Crew. Enjoy the casual atmosphere. Make yourself at home! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$10 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$10 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Malaysia > Sabah > West Coast Division > Kota Kinabalu District > Kota Kinabalu
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judydexplorer
22 November 2015|
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Response from SKYPOD-SABAH | Property representative |
Hi judydexplorer, Good day to you! Thank you for considering SKYPOD Hostel for your stay in Kota Kinabalu. Absolutely not :) We are just 15-20 minutes drive from/to the airport and for your convenience, we do have Airport... More
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Glenn G
7 July 2015|
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Response from SKYPOD-SABAH | Property representative |
Hi Glenn, Good day to you :) Our free shuttle starts at 10.30am. Since you're arriving at 6am, perhaps you can consider using our transfer service at MYR 20 per way. Just provide us your full name + contact details and our... More
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"Rooms are clean but amenities like toilet rolls, bath gel must be ready before customers arrive though"
WoonJ12
28 Jun 2018
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"Sleeping in cubicle is nice."
765ummuz
2 May 2017
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"lower bed (upper bed is a little bit scary for a height freak like me)"
MsFairelynW
11 Mar 2017
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"If you stay here you're in for a treat, one of the best hostels you will find without a doubt!"
Glen6767
16 Oct 2016
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