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Check-in: From 14:00
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Astana Hotel offers a simple, yet a cosy accommodation for the budget traveller to Tawau. It is the preferred choice for holidaying families with a series of spacious, warmly decorated guest rooms that will make you feel right at home. If you seek the experience and comfort of a hotel at an affordable price, then look no further, Astana Hotel is a perfect fit for you and your family. Astana Hotel is well situated within an easy walking distance from a diversity of shops, restaurants and cafes. The location offers easy access to commercial hubs, shopping malls, entertainments, restaurants and more. A short drive from this hotel will bring you to Yong Hin Supermarket (0.20 km), Kedai Jahit Laksana Taylor (0.58 km), Pak Din Nasi Kukus Restaurant (0.70 km) and Kopitiam Tawau Restaurant (0.73 km).
How to get to Astana Hotel
The hotel is located in Lot 2, Tingkat Bawah, Jalan Dunlop, Tawau Town, Tawau, Sabah. It takes about half an hour to get to the airport from the Tawau town and about an hour from Semporna town. If you are heading to the town from the airport, you are required to purchase a taxi coupon from the taxi counter before heading outside the terminal building to get a taxi. The taxi fare is fixed depending on your destinations. A cheaper solution is to travel by public bus, from or to the Tawau Airport. To get to the hotel, you can take a taxi from Tawau town for approximately, or you can simply drive your own car.
Different Types of Rooms in Astana Hotel
Astana Hotel offers 50 air-conditioned rooms equipped with selected Astro channel on a 24″ LED television, electronic key system and FREE Wi-Fi in rooms and lobby. There are 6 different type of rooms in Astana Hotel, namely Standard Twin Room, Standard Double Room, Standard Triple Room, Deluxe Twin Room, Deluxe Double Room, Deluxe Triple Room and Family Room. Other in-room facilities include an air-conditioning system, IDD telephone and voice mail, and tea & coffee making facilities.
Restaurants and Cafes in Astana Hotel
Astana Café is located adjacent to the hotel lobby. This restaurant serves local dishes as well as Asian cuisine. It opens daily from 6.30 to 12.00 am. Alternatively, the hotel is situated within an easy walking distance from a diversity of restaurants, convenient shops and cafes.
Facilities and Activities in Astana Hotel
Guests staying at Astana Hotel may enjoy a 24-hour front desk and receptionist. In addition, there is a private parking area which is subject to availability. Daily housekeeping, ironing service and laundry are available with additional charge. In addition, an airport shuttle can be arranged with additional charge. For business travellers, the meeting room is also available in the hotel for your convenience.
Interesting Places near Astana Hotel
Teck Guan Cocoa Village - Teck Guan Cocoa Village in Tawau is a heaven on earth, especially for a true chocolate lover. Thus a visit to this cocoa village is a must. Tawau is known for its booming cocoa industry and the Teck Guan Cocoa Museum proudly houses the history of its development over the years. With its attractive design and layout, the museum is the only one of its kind in Malaysia. Within the museum grounds, you will also find a cocoa processing plant and manufacturing factory, giving you an up-close view of the production process. Various products are also available for purchase, from chocolate jam to instant hot cocoa beverages.
Tawau Hills National Park - Tawau Hills National Park is home to numerous indigenous plant and animal species. Lowland orchids are also abundant in this park; the most spectacular is the Elephant's Ear Orchid. Be sure to check out the 2 hectare Lowland Gardens, home to an astounding selection of flora. This park is also a popular spot for families and friends to enjoy a picnic or, for the more adventurous, spend a night camping under a blanket of stars. Many people visit Tawau Hills Park during the school holidays or at weekends. To avoid crowds, weekdays are the best time to explore the park.
Tawau Market - Tawau Market is also known as Malaysia's largest indoor market with over 6000 stalls; this is one really huge market that sells dry produce and the famous Tawau dried seafood. The Tawau Tanjung Market sits in the main part of the city area and the building is so huge. Hence, you will not miss it. It is also currently the Tawau UTC Centre which shares the market area. Most Malaysians that visit Tawau will definitely make a stop here to buy the famous dried seafood which is touted to be the cheapest in Malaysia.