H2 Backpacker - Hostel

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Desk, laptop workspace, soundproofing, free WiFi
Desk, laptop workspace, soundproofing, free WiFi
Standard Townhome, 2 Queen Beds, Annex Building | Desk, laptop workspace, soundproofing, free WiFi
Desk, laptop workspace, soundproofing, free WiFi

Overview of H2 Backpacker - Hostel

H2 Backpacker - Hostel

2.0 star property
No-frills hostel in Kota Kinabalu

9.0/10 Superb

4 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry facilities
1st Floor, Block F Lot 2, Lorong Segama, Kota Kinabalu, 88000
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Airport shuttle
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry service
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Downtown Kota Kinabalu
  • Imago Shopping Mall - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.) - 16 min drive
  • Tanjung Aru Station - 10 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


  • El Centro - 2 min walk
  • Sin Kee Bah Kut Teh - 3 min walk
  • Fatty kee - 3 min walk
  • Pasta Pasta - 3 min walk
  • Yuit Cheong - 3 min walk

About this property

H2 Backpacker - Hostel

Hostel in the heart of Downtown Kota Kinabalu
H2 Backpacker - Hostel provides amenities, such as a round-trip airport shuttle and dry cleaning/laundry services. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks include:
  • Express check-in, express check-out and tour/ticket information
  • Luggage storage
Room features
All guest rooms at H2 Backpacker - Hostel feature thoughtful touches, such as Laptop workspace and air conditioning, in addition to amenities, such as complimentary wireless Internet access and soundproofing.
Extra amenities include:
  • 4 bathrooms with showers
  • Daily housekeeping and desks


Chinese (Mandarin), English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia)

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 2 rooms


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Express check-in/out
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 2 PM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 11 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 2 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • No on-site parking


  • Airport shuttle*

Property amenities


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage


  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms

Freshen up

  • 4 bathrooms
  • Shower only
  • Hairdryer (on request)

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Cash deposit: MYR 50.00 per stay

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax of MYR 10.00 per accommodation, per night is imposed by the country of Malaysia and collected at the property from 1 January 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.

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; masks are required in public areas.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe & Clean (Malaysia) guidelines.


This property accepts cash.

Also known as

H2 Backpacker Hostel Kota Kinabalu
H2 Backpacker Hostel
H2 Backpacker Kota Kinabalu
H2 Backpacker
H2 Backpacker - Hostel Kota Kinabalu
H2 Backpacker - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

Frequently asked questions

Does H2 Backpacker - Hostel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, H2 Backpacker - Hostel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at H2 Backpacker - Hostel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser, social distancing measures are in place and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at H2 Backpacker - Hostel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at H2 Backpacker - Hostel?
Sorry, there's no on-site parking at H2 Backpacker - Hostel.
Is an airport shuttle service offered by H2 Backpacker - Hostel?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at H2 Backpacker - Hostel?
You can check in starting at 2 PM. Check-out time is 2 PM. Express check-in and check-out are available.
Are there restaurants at or near H2 Backpacker - Hostel?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include fatty kee (3-min walk), Pasta Pasta (3-min walk) and Yuit Cheong (3-min walk).
What's the area around H2 Backpacker - Hostel like?
H2 Backpacker - Hostel is a short 2-minute walk from KK Plaza and 3 minutes' walk from Gaya Street Sunday Market.

Overall score and ratings






Staff & service


Property conditions & facilities

10/10 Exceptional

Strategic place , good hospitality , cheap and reasonable . Extremely friendly staff. Internet was running super good 24-7. I’ll definitely put up here again on my next trip to KK.
JayT, 4-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Convenient and Good price
Great location, Worth for backpackers, Host is very nice, kind and talkative, Cabin Bed is of good privacy overall
KA HEI, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

夜中に到着したけれど、対応していただき感謝です。値段も安いのに軽い朝飯まで付いて良かったです。 管理人の女性は細かくお掃除をしていて、綺麗にしているのも良かったです。シャワーもお湯出ました。 快適に過ごせてよかったです。
2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

6/10 Good

ブルネイ行のバスターミナルやナイトマーケットから徒歩数分のところでロケーションは良かったです。 ゲストハウス自体も清潔で居心地は良かったです。 日本人スタッフがいていろいろとお世話になりました。 ベットも間仕切りやカーテンがあり、ある程度プライベートが保てます。
makoto, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review