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5-star resort with magnificent sea, marina, and sunset views. Spacious rooms with balconies, comfortable and clean. Delicious breakfast variety and dining options. Family-friendly pool, playground, and beach access. Serene location with golf course and excellent amenities.
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Stunning sea views, especially in Tanjung Wing. Frequent boat rides to nearby islands, water sports, Chi Spa, Coco Joe's, Café Tatu with delicious buffet breakfast. Breathtaking sunset views.
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Hotel with delicious seafood variety, clean and spacious king suite options, rooftop pool, and city view. Located near shopping and dining with a popular seafood restaurant behind it.
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Friendly, efficient staff; great for family vacations. Renovated by long-serving manager. Near dining options, night market, and souvenir shops. Seafood-focused restaurant, club lounge with views.
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Seafood lover's paradise, conveniently located near seafood center and various eateries. Spacious rooms with friendly staff, walking distance to markets, waterfront, and other attractions. Delicious dining options, including signature oxtail asam pedas. Scenic sea views and beautiful sunsets.
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Charming boutique hotel, known for its stylish design and cozy ambiance. Clean, comfortable rooms combined with friendly staff and a convenient location. Great value for money.
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#7 Best Value of 743 places to stay in Kota Kinabalu
Central location next to Suria Sabah Mall for easy shopping access. Spacious rooms with sea views, rooftop bar, and pool. Nearby Jesseleton Point and ongoing construction.
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Centrally located hotel, perfect for business and families. Spacious rooms, friendly staff, close to markets, malls, and dining options. Well-maintained and convenient for exploring.
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Unique hotel design with a blend of modern and traditional elements. Spacious and well-designed rooms, some with sea or mountain views. Convenient location, friendly staff, and good amenities.
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Spacious resort with clean, comfortable rooms, stunning sea views, and sunset vistas. Variety of dining options, Mandara Spa, and plentiful pool facilities. Convenient location and friendly staff.
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Strategically located in KK city, offering easy access to attractions, shopping areas, and dining options. Well-maintained rooms, friendly staff, and affordable rates.
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#13 Best Value of 743 places to stay in Kota Kinabalu
New Marriott hotel with executive premier rooms, spacious sea-view balconies, rooftop bar, and infinity pool. Highly praised gym, comfortable rooms, and excellent service.
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Conveniently located next to shopping mall offering various dining options, cinema, and a food court. Clean and comfortable rooms with basic amenities, suitable for budget travelers. Family and solo traveler friendly furniture. Affordable prices and welcoming staff.
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Stylish boutique hotel with friendly staff, unique design, and comfortable rooms. Prime location near city center, shopping mall, and various dining options. High-quality amenities and well-designed facilities.
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4.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed on 23 May 2023
Beautiful sea and garden view from our balcony. good pools and beach, clean but some maintenance required
"Staff were helpful and courteous and room clean and well stocked with water tea and coffee."
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#16 Best Value of 743 places to stay in Kota Kinabalu
Peaceful hotel with private beach, stunning ocean views, beautiful scenery, and wildlife sightings. Low occupancy for tranquility and privacy.
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#18 Best Value of 743 places to stay in Kota Kinabalu
Great location near restaurants and shopping malls, spacious rooms with spectacular sea views. Executive floor offers delicious breakfast and sunset views.
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Beachfront villas with private pools and steam showers. Spacious living areas, comfortable bedrooms, and beautiful sea views. Attentive staff and delicious breakfast.
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Paradise06978684847
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4.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed on 24 Sept 2023
clean room, great staff, rude front office manager 😞
"great room."
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#21 Best Value of 743 places to stay in Kota Kinabalu
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#22 Best Value of 743 places to stay in Kota Kinabalu
Centrally located hotel with rooftop views, near shopping malls, markets, and amenities. Offers stylish rooms, convenient access, infinity pool, and appealing 1-bedroom suites.
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#23 Best Value of 743 places to stay in Kota Kinabalu
Prime city center location near markets, waterfront, and various dining options. Spacious, clean rooms, comfortable beds, and helpful staff. Pool, gym, and free parking available.
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Affordable hotel in Kota Kinabalu with convenient location near shopping malls and banking area. Satisfactory room service and interior; accommodating staff for room changes; small pool.
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Kota Kinabalu Hotels Information

Hotels in Kota Kinabalu

740

Hotels Prices From

£9

Hotels Reviews

42,491

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41,786

Travel high season

Mar - May

Travel low season

Sep - Nov

High season avg price

£59

Low season avg price

£31
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Season
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Dec - Feb
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£45
£28£156
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Mar - May
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£65
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£28£156
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55in
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Jun - Aug
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£46
£28£156
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113in
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Sep - Nov
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£36
LOWEST
£28£156
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122in
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32 in140 in
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Hotels near the sights

  • Sapi Island
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  • Imago Shopping Mall
    Luxuriate in the fresh essence of whole new shopping experience. Imago Shopping Mall is certainly the place to actualize your most intrinsic desires. Whether it's indulging in your tastes, lavishing yourself with pleasures or accentuating your individuality, Imago Shopping Mall delivers it all with an eloquence only few can match. With a range of international brand names offering an assortment of merchandise from the most unique and opulent; to the most frequently sought after, it certainly is a comforting enclave with something that entices the regular, and even the most discerning of tastes. And that signature of distinction is also apparent in the selection of delectable and exquisite dining, fun-filled activities for the children, and pampering indulgences. At Imago Shopping Mall, it’s about coming to a place that understands your most individual desires, whatever they are, whenever.
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  • Night Market
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  • Suria Sabah
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Frequently Asked Questions about Kota Kinabalu hotels

Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu, Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, and The Pacific Sutera Hotel - Sutera Harbour Resort are some of the most popular hotels for travellers looking to stay near Sapi Island. See the full list: Hotels near Sapi Island.

Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, The Pacific Sutera Hotel - Sutera Harbour Resort, and Horizon Hotel are all popular resorts for travellers staying in Kota Kinabalu. See the full list: Kota Kinabalu Resorts.

Popular hotels close to Manukan Island include Stanton Hotel, Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu, and Holiday Inn Express Kota Kinabalu City Centre. See the full list: Hotels near Manukan Island.

Popular luxury hotels in Kota Kinabalu include Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu, Hilton Kota Kinabalu, and Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu. See the full list: Kota Kinabalu Luxury Hotels.

Popular hotels close to Kota Kinabalu Airport include Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, C'haya Hotel, and Megah D'Aru Hotel. See the full list: Hotels near Kota Kinabalu Airport.

A few of the most popular hotels near Adventures in Borneo with Downbelow Marine & Wildlife are The LUMA Hotel A Member of Design Hotels, Zara's Boutique Hotel, and KK Times Square Hotel. See the full list: Hotels near Adventures in Borneo with Downbelow Marine & Wildlife.

Popular cheap hotels in Kota Kinabalu include Tune Hotel 1Borneo, Kota Kinabalu, Hotel Sixty3, and Hotel Eden54. See the full list: Cheap Hotels in Kota Kinabalu.

Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu, Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, and The Pacific Sutera Hotel - Sutera Harbour Resort have a spa and received excellent reviews from travellers in Kota Kinabalu. See the full list: Spa Hotels in Kota Kinabalu.

Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu, Hilton Kota Kinabalu, and Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu all received great reviews from families travelling in Kota Kinabalu. See the full list: Family Hotels Kota Kinabalu.

Popular hotels by the beach in Kota Kinabalu include Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, The Pacific Sutera Hotel - Sutera Harbour Resort, and Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai. See the full list: Kota Kinabalu Beach Hotels.

Stanton Hotel, Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, and The Pacific Sutera Hotel - Sutera Harbour Resort received great reviews from travellers looking for a romantic hotel in Kota Kinabalu. See the full list: Romantic Hotels in Kota Kinabalu.

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