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Top 10 Hotels in Kota Kinabalu

Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa
5 out of 5
No. 20, Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
RM624
per night
11 Nov-12 Nov
4.4/5Excellent! (1,589 reviews)

"Shangri-la. Wonderful as usual, will be back soon ❤️"…"

Reviewed on 6 Sep,2019

Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa
Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Jalan Datuk Salleh Sulong, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Free cancellation
RM376
per night
4 Nov-5 Nov
4.1/5Very Good! (1,096 reviews)

"Prfet position, amazing staff..didnt enjoy long ques waiting for seats for breakfast."…"

Reviewed on 26 Sep,2019

Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa
5 out of 5
Pantai Dalit, Kota Kinabalu, Tuaran, Sabah
RM576
per night
11 Nov-12 Nov
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,009 reviews)

"It's the little things that make it so special, the cold hand towels passed around, the amazing and friendly staff, we also loved the rooms, food, and so many beautiful sitting areas."…"

Reviewed on 19 Sep,2019

Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa
The Klagan Hotel
3 out of 5
Unit 25-28, Ground Floor, Block D, Warisan Square Jalan Tun Fuad Step, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM195
per night
22 Oct-23 Oct
4.1/5Very Good! (854 reviews)

"The Deluxe Room offers a pleasant surprise - the bathroom was very spacious not like any other hotels. The room was clean and neat. Everything was new and I love the red chair which was near the glass window. It feels cosy and relax to sit on it. It helps that the room facing the sea. But I was quite ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Oct,2019

The Klagan Hotel
Hilton Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, Asia City, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM420
per night
21 Oct-22 Oct
4.5/5Wonderful! (492 reviews)

"I was asked to wait an hour and a half for check in - though the room was empty - following policy rather than going the extra mile to make us feel welcome. Was told wifi would be an extra RM15 per day, but was actually upgraded to an executive room and the wifi charge would be waved - great, what ..."…"

Reviewed on 13 Oct,2019

Hilton Kota Kinabalu
Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre
4 out of 5
41, Jalan Gaya, Pusat Bandar, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM213
per night
31 Oct-1 Nov
4/5Very Good! (433 reviews)

"The location close to Jaselton pier. Had nice view of KK and staff are friendly."…"

Reviewed on 25 Sep,2019

Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre
Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel
5 out of 5
Lot G-23A, Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM432
per night
20 Nov-21 Nov
4.2/5Excellent! (234 reviews)

"Nice pool area, spacious rooms and an overall great experience."…"

Reviewed on 7 Oct,2019

Kota Kinabalu Marriott Hotel
Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu
4 out of 5
No 4, Lorong Api-Api 3, Api-Api Centre, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM358
per night
24 Oct-25 Oct
3.9/5Good! (388 reviews)

"clean hotel, love the peace and quite atmosphere too. however, the bellboys were very passive. saw us lugging baggages but they just stood around and did nothing."…"

Reviewed on 4 Oct,2019

Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Sinsuran, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM398
per night
19 Nov-20 Nov
4.3/5Excellent! (1,113 reviews)

"Service is excellent. Went above and beyond to meet my demands."…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct,2019

Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
Borneo Beach Villas
4 out of 5
Pool Villa 163, Precinct Dillenia, Jalan Sepanggar Bay, Locked Bag 100, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM243
per night
21 Oct-22 Oct
4/5Very Good! (237 reviews)

"The beach Is amazing"…"

Reviewed on 4 Sep,2019

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Visiting Kota Kinabalu

Couples looking to get away will find a romantic atmosphere in Kota Kinabalu, and visitors give high marks for the bustling marina and shopping. This city also attracts tourists with its parks. Top sights in the city include Sabah State Mosque, Likas Stadium and 1 Borneo Hypermall.

  • There are 398 hotels and other accommodation options in Kota Kinabalu
  • The closest major airport is in Kota Kinabalu (BKI-Kota Kinabalu Intl.), 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city centre

Getting around Kota Kinabalu

With so many ways to get around, exploring all of Kota Kinabalu is a breeze. 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.

Dressing for Kota Kinabalu

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 31°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around 24°C
  • From April to June, the average is 32°C during the day and 24°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 31°C during the day and 24°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 31°C as the daytime average and 24°C as the night-time average
  • Kota Kinabalu gets about 93 millimetres of rain per year
  • April and May are usually the hottest months averaging 31°C, while June and January are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 24°C

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