We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Traveller (576)
Panoramas (12)
Dining (67)
Overlooking the city with sea views, featuring branded 42/50" Plasma TV, restorative rain showers, comfortable beds, free high speed internet access and all the extra touches that will make your stay memorable. Our thoughtfully designed modern spacious and luxurious rooms promise a restful stay.
Read more
Property amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair access
Show more
Room features
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Good to know
Harbour View
100Room tips
Traveller rating
  • 262
  • 455
  • 146
  • 36
  • 14
Time of year
Traveller type
  • More languages
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
Pleasant reception, fast check in and check out. Breakfast is not as good as before. The room is pretty dusty and outdated. We went out at 8am and came back at 1.30pm, the room is not cleaned :( even though we already put the tag and press the button). Pretty disappointed
Read more
Location wise - it is smack in the middle of the town center. Room rate are very reasonable. The room size is average with a comfortable bed. Clean room and bathroom as well. Air condition and other facilities works well. Service is quite good as well. Basically no complain at
Read more
Started my Borneo adventure here.Staff very helpful and smiling ☺. Very clean and well run hotel. Shame pool was under renovation but bus was layed on to use an other pool. Would recommend this hotel if your looking for somewhere to stay.
Read more
We stay here for 5 nights and hotel is comfortable but the sound proof is quite poor. Location is everything for this hotel . Clean hotel and king bed is big enough for us and my 8yo boy. Service is prompt and staff is courteous too.
Read more
I had read some ‘middle of the road’ reviews on this hotel, but from this review point of view I had an open mind on arrival. However, it actually was just ‘middle of the road'. Our room was really in need of a makeover - scuffed window ledges, clean but well stained shower tray
Read more
Album Categories
All photosTravellerRoom & SuiteDining Pool & BeachBusiness Centre & Event Rooms
Professional photo exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisorHorizon Hotel
The Grand Deluxe Room with Terrace at the Horizon Hotel
Professional photo exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisorHorizon Hotel
The Deluxe Room at the Horizon Hotel
Professional photo exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisorHorizon Hotel
The Deluxe Room at the Horizon Hotel
Actually there is no typhoon in Malaysia including Sabah. Just that october is the starting of rainy season but the wind will not be too strong. Sabah is well known as Land Below The Wind as well. Welcome to Sabah.
0 votes
Show all answers
Hi. Sarah. Horizon hotel is a very nice place to stay for it located at the centre of the city. You can take the connecting overhead bridge which connect the Central market and a shopping mall. Fyi. It would be fun if you can visit the wet market with friends and buy some fresh seafood and ask them to prepare it for you and serve it there. Whether safe or not, i would suggest that you got to do something about it:- 1. Don't go to a very shabby or back lane and where few going. 2. Don't overdress yourselves or preferably avoid "sexy" dress but just a decent dress can helps you goes with ease. 3. Take a local tour operated by a licensed tour agency. 4. Avoid wearing expensive items or jewelries for that will be very eye catchy. 5. Have no fear in Malaysia for there are many good samaritans around. Best regards.
0 votes
Show all answers
Hi there, Thanks for choosing to stay with us during your transit - and may we just say congratulations in advance for your upcoming wedding anniversary! Yes, we can definitely arrange something for room setup. Just give us a call or email the Reservations department stating this request. We look forward to having you here! Cheers.
0 votes
Show all answers
Hi there, That shouldn't be a problem! Taxis or hotel shuttle can be arranged, with taxi being the cheaper option at roughly RM 30 per trip. The airport is only a 15-min. drive away from the Hotel. Taxis are available from the Hotel - just inform the Concierge you would like to get a cab early in the morning, and that can be arranged immediately. Hope that answers your question, and thanks for getting in touch with us! Cheers, Horizon Hotel Sabah
0 votes
"Best View, Higher Floor, Central Location, Room Service, Free Wi-fi"
"half the rooms face the ocean, half inland - must ask for a view"
"Higher rooms have views of the sea or hills"
"Perhaps the rooms seaview rooms are better? I can't say."
"Ask for sea view room. But they may not have sufficient rooms except twin bed ones."
US$66 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
horizon hotel kota kinabaluhorizon hotel and spa
MalaysiaSabahWest Coast DivisionKota Kinabalu DistrictKota Kinabalu
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing