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1 room, 2 adults

Escape Backpackers KK, Kota Kinabalu

2-star2 stars
Unit Lot 8 Block J, 3rd Floor, Jalan Sinsuran, Sinsuran Kompleks, Kota Kinabalu, 88000, Malaysia

City-center hostel within walking distance of Centre Point
  • Free local cuisine breakfast and free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect® Rewards nights here


Reviews & ratings
  • It was kinda tough to figure out where the place was given the small sign and hardly noticeable numbers due to the color choice. But after going up about 4 flights of stairs,…Jan 11, 2018
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Escape Backpackers KK, Kota Kinabalu

from $12
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm

What’s around Escape Backpackers KK, Kota Kinabalu


  • In Downtown Kota Kinabalu
  • Imago Shopping Mall - 18 min walk
  • Centre Point - 4 min walk
  • Filipino Market - 5 min walk
  • Kota Kinabalu Central Market - 9 min walk
  • Gaya Street Sunday Market - 10 min walk
  • Suria Sabah Shopping Mall - 13 min walk
  • Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.) - 15 min drive
  • Tanjung Aru Station - 8 min drive
  • Onsite parking not available

At a glance

Key facts


  • 4 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time noon-noon
  • Check-out time is 11:30 AM
The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 11 PM.

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Free local cuisine breakfast daily
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Television in common areas
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping

Escape Backpackers KK, Kota Kinabalu’s small print

Also known as

  • Escape Backpackers KK Hostel Kota Kinabalu
  • Escape Backpackers KK Hostel
  • Escape Backpackers KK Kota Kinabalu


This property only accepts cash for all bookings and onsite payments.

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

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