Overview of Hostel
Ranau Backpackers Hostel is a family-run hostel with a uniquely home away from home atmosphere.
Located right in the heart of Ranau and housed within a 2-storey corner shoplot, are within a few minutes' walk to supermarket, restaurants, banks, bus stops, night spots, the local post office and mo
From Kota Kinabalu/Sandakan, you will need to get on the overland express bus to reach Ranau Town. As Ranau is a town in the middle of East and West Coast of Sabah, most of the express bus will go through this town. Once you reach the bus station in Ranau, walk across the street where you will see the Weng Hap Restaurant, walk further 150metres where you will be able to see the Milimewa Supermarket (3-storey building in orange colour) on your right. After the BANK (Bank Simpanan Nasional), turn left and walk 50metres, the Pasar Tani (local market) in on your far right side. The hostel is just next to the local market..
We are located 20km away from Kinabalu National Park (starting point for Mt.Kinabalu) and Poring Hot Springs, Sabah Tea Plantation. Kundasang (Desa Cattle Farm, Kundasang Memorial Park) is 15km away from Ranau. Sandakan Sepilok Rehabilitation Centre is 205km away from Ranau town, which is accessible through overland express bus (3hours).
Conditions & Policy
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? Cancellation policy: 7 days before arrival. ? Check-in : 2 pm & Check-out time :12 pm. ? A key deposit of RM20.00 is chargeable upon check in, which is refundable upon return of key. ? You can check-out from 9 am, if you are an early riser and wish to check-out earlier, please let us know in advance. ? Our cleaning staff starts at 10 am. We do our best not to disturb our guests. ? Ranau Backpackers Hostel is not liable for any loss, damage or theft of property. ? Please keep quiet between 11 pm and 7 am. ? The common areas are under video surveillance for your own protection. ? The furnishings and facilities are there for your benefit and that of future guests; all facilities are to be treated with respect including rinsing the shower and cleaning up the bathroom and kitchen equipment after use so that the next guest finds it cleans and neat. ? Common areas are for the use and enjoyment of all guests; parties, noisy gatherings, unsocial behaviour and loud music are all strictly prohibited. ? We are a non-smoking hostel. It is not permitted to consume alcohol in the rooms either. We have veranda/sun-deck where it’s a smoke zone. ? All type of drugs is forbidden in all parts of the building. ? Please be considerate to your room mates, other guests, staff and the property. ? Any guest(s) who, in the opinion of our staff, compromises the comfort, safety or security of other guests or staff will be asked to leave the hostel and will not be receive a refund. ? We operate a strict one person per bed policy. Please consideration for other guests and do not bring extra people back to the hostel. ? Please keep all your belongings on your bed or in your locker. Any items found on floors, chairs, tables or in the bathroom etc. will be thrown away. ? The main entrance door (ground) will be shut off 10pm for safety reasons. ? People under 18 must be able to show written permissions written to travel with the accompanying adult from their parent(s) or guardian. ? We will not disclose any personal information without your permission unless we are legally obliged to do so. ? By making a reservation, i agree to the terms & conditions and the house rules. ? If something is great, tell your friends. If something isn’t right, please tell us. ? Payment upon arrival by cash. ? Nil Taxes ? Breakfast not included ? General: ? curfew after 22:00-07:00 ? Reception working hours 09:00-22:00.