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Romantic Hotels and Accommodations in Kota Kinabalu
Are you in need of a romantic escape? Couples choose Kota Kinabalu for its beautiful island views and waterfront location. You might want to spend some time strolling hand in hand through the natural surroundings with a visit to KK Esplanade, Signal Hill Observatory Platform, or Kota Kinabalu Wetlands Centre.
If you and your sweetheart are looking forward to a relaxing time away or you'd like to be pampered with luxurious amenities and fine dining, you can choose from 18 hotels and other accommodations in Kota Kinabalu for the ideal romantic vacation.
Travelers love these accommodations for their romantic atmosphere:
Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa: This 5-star resort offers couples' treatment rooms, a private beach, and a beachfront restaurant. Our guests appreciate its comfortable beds and pool.
Grandis Hotel: 4-star hotel featuring a poolside bar, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant. Customers give good reviews for its spacious rooms and walkable location.
The Pacific Sutera Hotel: With a stay at this 5-star hotel, you'll have access to massages, a private beach, and a garden-view restaurant. Expedia travelers speak highly of its spacious rooms and breakfast.
Manukan Island Resort: This 3.5-star resort offers massages, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant.
Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa: 5-star resort featuring massages, a beach bar, and 2 outdoor pools. Customers give positive reviews for its comfortable beds.
When is the Best Time to Visit Kota Kinabalu?
Weather can be an important factor for your holiday, so we've provided rainfall and temperature averages to help you pick the best travel dates:
- Hottest months: April, May, June, and July, with an average temperature of 89°F
- Coldest months: June, January, July, and February, with an average temperature of 76°F
- Driest months: February, March, April, and May, with an average rainfall of 0.16 inches
- Rainiest months: November, July, October, and June, with an average rainfall of 0.43 inches
Sightseeing in and Around Kota Kinabalu
There's nothing better than seeing a new destination with your sweetheart, so consider checking out all there is to see and do in Kota Kinabalu. Couples looking for a little of everything will enjoy Kota Kinabalu for its island views, parks, and snorkeling. You might consider a visit to Sabah State Mosque, Likas Stadium, or 1 Borneo Hypermall.Travelers also enjoy Kota Kinabalu for its:
Getting Around Kota Kinabalu
To get to Kota Kinabalu, book a flight to Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.), which is the closest major airport, located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city center. To see more of the larger area, hop aboard a train at Tanjung Aru Station. You can find out about your water travel options at the local marina.