KB Backpacker's Inn
No 2981-1 Jalan Padang Garong (between Azam Hotel and Azam Photo), Kota Bharu T: (01) 9945 6557, (01) 9944 5222
Not much to look at from the adjoining street, but these folks have been in the business since 1995 and know how to meet your needs.
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Located a short walk from the central bus station, they have 50 rooms ranging from 10 ringgit dorms to private rooms with ensuite baths for as low as 55 ringgit (negotiable for longer stays). Although it looks lived in, the rooms and toilets are clean and spacious. There is no elevator and the stairway to this bargain can be a bit challenging. They have free WiFi, a small library and can readily assist you with travel information. Their location is conveniently close to banks, the central market, museums and the like.
Type of room, low and high season prices
Room: Dorm air-con, low season: 10 ringgit, high season 10 ringgit. Notes:
Room: Dbl air-con share bathroom, low season: 35 ringgit, high season 35 ringgit. Notes:
Room: Dbl air-con private bathroom, low season: 55 ringgit, high season 55 ringgit. Notes: Upto 110 ringgit
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