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SKYPOD Hostel

Star Rating
2 out of 5

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Reviews

4.4 / 5Excellent
56 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Air Conditioning

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Kompleks Asia City
    13 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Imago Shopping Mall
    16 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Sabah State Museum
    19 min walk
  • Airport
    Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.)
    8 min drive

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  • Signature Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Shared Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 1
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  • Signature Shared Dormitory, Women only, Shared Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 1
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  • Signature Shared Dormitory, 1 Queen Bed, Shared Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Exclusive Room, Multiple Beds, Shared Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 16
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  • Premium Double Room, 1 Queen Bed, Private Bathroom, City View

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    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Exclusive Room, Multiple Bedrooms, Shared Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 24
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  • Comfort Twin Room, 2 Single Beds, Shared Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 2
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  • Superior Shared Dormitory, Multiple Beds, Shared Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 4
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  • Deluxe Shared Dormitory, Shared Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 6
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  • Exclusive Room, Women only, Shared Bathroom

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    • Sleeps 20
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About this area

Kota Kinabalu

SKYPOD Hostel is located on the riverwalk and in an area with good airport proximity. Imago Shopping Mall and Centre Point are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit Anjung Samudera and Lok Kawi Wildlife Park. Sedco Square and Water World Theme Park are also worth visiting. Our guests appreciate the hostel's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Kompleks Asia City - 13 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Imago Shopping Mall - 16 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Sabah State Mosque - 17 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Centre Point - 17 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Sabah State Museum - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Tanjung Aru Station - 4 min drive
  • Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.) - 8 min drive

About this property

SKYPOD Hostel

Rivewalk hostel with free breakfast and restaurant
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café are available at this hostel. Free breakfast (local cuisine) is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and a free manager's reception. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli, coffee/tea in a common area and a microwave in a common area. All 10 shared rooms feature free WiFi and memory foam beds. Guests will appreciate conveniences such as washing machines and living rooms, while Smart TVs with cable channels and Netflix provide a bit of entertainment.
SKYPOD Hostel offers 10 forms of shared accommodation with air conditioning, DVD players and a safe. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation has separate living rooms. Memory foam beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. 50-inch Smart televisions come with cable channels and Netflix. Full-sized fridge/freezers, microwaves and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include a shower with a rainfall showerhead, complimentary slippers, a bidet and complimentary toiletries.
This Kota Kinabalu hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and rice cookers. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.
The hostel offers a restaurant, a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.
This business-friendly hostel also offers a terrace, tour or ticket assistance and multilingual staff. For a surcharge, the property provides a shuttle from the airport to the hotel (available 24 hours), a beach shuttle and a train station drop-off service. On-site self-parking is complimentary.
SKYPOD Hostel has designated areas for smoking.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in available 24 hours
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 15

Special check-in instructions

24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Children and extra beds

  • This property does not allow children.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Property payment types

Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash deposit: MYR 50.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: MYR 30 per vehicle
  • Late check-out fee: MYR 29 (subject to availability)
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit are 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.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Property is also known as

  • SKYPOD Hostel Kota Kinabalu
  • SKYPOD Hostel
  • SKYPOD Kota Kinabalu
  • SKYPOD Hostel Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
  • SKYPOD Hostel Capsule Hotel
  • SKYPOD Hostel Kota Kinabalu
  • SKYPOD Hostel Capsule Hotel Kota Kinabalu

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Free nearby parking
  • 24-hour pick-up airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Return train station shuttle (surcharge)
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shopping centre shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Free local cuisine breakfast available daily 7 AM–11 AM
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Free daily reception
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • DVD player
  • Full-sized fridge
  • Corner/local shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate living room
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Corner/local shop
  • Lockers available
  • No lifts
  • Reception hall
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Malay

Business services

  • Conference space (500 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge
  • TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens
  • Memory foam mattress
  • Portable fan
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 50-inch smart TV
  • TV channels
  • DVD player
  • Netflix

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Dining room
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Rice cooker
  • Shared kitchen

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe
  • Separate living room
  • Separate sitting area
  • Shared accommodations
  • Slippers
  • Washing machine

Nearby things to do

Activities

4.4

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4.6
Cleanliness
4.5
Service and Staff
4.5
Amenities
4.4
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

its a good place to stay

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort

Everything is good but the water pressure is too low when we stayed in the hostel. I’d like to visit here again if the water pressure gets stable.

Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Dec 2018

5/5 Excellent

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 6 nights in Dec 2018

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 1 night in Oct 2018

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