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Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa
5 out of 5
No. 20, Jalan Aru, Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$186 per night from 23 Sep to 24 Sep
4.32 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (1,102 reviews)

"We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Shangri-la Tanjung Aru. We requested for a quiet room and this was provided to us. Kevin, a staff at the Horizon Lounge was very hospitable and helpful throughout our stay there. The hotel rooms are updated with latest amenities ie. Bluetooth speakers, smart TVs ..."…"

Reviewed on 1 Sep,2020

Shangri La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa
Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa
5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$146 per night from 23 Sep to 24 Sep
21.08 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (997 reviews)

"The quietness and calmness of the hotel is still as inviting as it has been. However, could see that the hotel is quite dated in terms of facilities and the room itself. A refurbishment would definitely uplift the experience for guests. Kudos to the hotel for providing complimentary masks and hand ..."…"

Reviewed on 31 Aug,2020

Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa
CJ Residence
2.5 out of 5
#4, 2nd Floor, Block J, Sinsuran Shopping Complex, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
The price is SG$25 per night from 23 Sep to 24 Sep
0.05 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)

"Everything was okay. Good stay here for two night 😊"…"

Reviewed on 8 Sep,2020

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Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$60 per night from 2 Oct to 3 Oct
0.63 km from city centre
3.9/5Good! (440 reviews)

"convince location, clean and good for business traveler"…"

Reviewed on 22 Jul,2020

Promenade Hotel Kota Kinabalu
Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Free cancellation
The price is SG$99 per night from 23 Sep to 24 Sep
0.7 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (999 reviews)

"This hotel have beautiful ocean view,is close to shopping center and eateries...Staff are friendly and helpful..."…"

Reviewed on 13 Feb,2020

Hyatt Regency Kinabalu
Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$50 per night from 23 Sep to 24 Sep
1.24 km from city centre
3.9/5Good! (557 reviews)

"It's located at the central region of the city and walking distance to most tourists places. Hotel is clean and the staffs are all kind and friendly"…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb,2020

Mercure Kota Kinabalu City Centre
Borneo Beach Villas
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$93 per night from 2 Oct to 3 Oct
17.1 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (304 reviews)

"Nice location, next to the beach with water sport equipment for rent"…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb,2020

Borneo Beach Villas
Hotel 7 Suria
Suria, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$24 per night from 22 Sep to 23 Sep
1 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (7 reviews)
Nice & clean Hotel

"Very nice & clean hotel. Thank you & keep up the great jobs: )"…"

Reviewed on 22 Jun,2020

Hotel 7 Suria
Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
5 out of 5
Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Sinsuran, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$86 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct
0.21 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (999 reviews)

"The location is excellent. It is close walking distance to night market, wet market where we get inexpensive seafood, mosque plus shopping malls and restaurants. It is good that the hotel has freezer to store our freshly bought seafood. Unfortunately it was not good. Our fresh seafood was not frozen ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Mar,2020

Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
Ibis Styles Kota Kinabalu Inanam Hotel
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$46 per night from 22 Sep to 23 Sep
7.49 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (47 reviews)

"nice and good"…"

Reviewed on 26 Jan,2020

Ibis Styles Kota Kinabalu Inanam Hotel
Ming Garden Hotel and Residences
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$43 per night from 25 Sep to 26 Sep
1.23 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (727 reviews)

"Nice hotel,love the hotel, great service, clean room.."…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug,2020

Ming Garden Hotel and Residences
Cititel Express Kota Kinabalu
3 out of 5
N0.1,Jalan Singgah Mata1,Asia City, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$36 per night from 22 Sep to 23 Sep
0.41 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (698 reviews)

"The hotel is clean and bed is comfy. There are many amenities nearby like seafood restaurants, eateries, pharmacies, shopping malls. Will definitely come back again!"…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar,2020

Cititel Express Kota Kinabalu
The Klagan Riverson Hotel & Residence
3.5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is SG$56 per night from 25 Sep to 26 Sep
1.48 km from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (104 reviews)
Just to kill d time

"Amazing there is a microwave oven to warm cool food..n soft pillow n comfort bed."…"

Reviewed on 29 Feb,2020

The Klagan Riverson Hotel & Residence
Hotel Eden54
2.5 out of 5
54, Gaya Street, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Free cancellation
The price is SG$28 per night from 2 Oct to 3 Oct
1.06 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (309 reviews)

"Reception on 1st floor. Staff very helpful .Good location close to Jesselton Pier. Wifi ok. Good lounge commun area which included kitchenette and fridge.Clean. They arebuilding a new consffuctio n at the back so noisy from 7.00am on wdek days."…"

Reviewed on 5 Mar,2020

Hotel Eden54
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The price is SG$30 per night from 2 Oct to 3 Oct
3.8 km from city centre
3.9/5Good! (8 reviews)
Trap

"Not a nice experience to only found out that there is a cleaning fee compulsory to be paid separately after checked in. It felt like a trap. The fee should be clearly indicated or included in the final price when making payment."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jun,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

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Kota Kinabalu?
Signel Hostel is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This property is a short 3-minute walk from Centre Point, and it offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other favourite options based on traveller reviews include Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa and Hotel Gaia 95.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Kota Kinabalu, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel bookings are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your arrival date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get the top deals on offer in Kota Kinabalu.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Kota Kinabalu?
Based on reviews, KK Waterfront Hotel is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and a restaurant. Other choices to stay on the cheap include OYO 89847 Switz Paradise Hotel and Hotel Five 2.
What's the best place to stay for families in Kota Kinabalu?
Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa is a top 5-star resort on Expedia for families, and features 2 outdoor pools and a private beach. Other choices for your child-friendly holiday include Borneo Vista Suites Hotel and The Pacific Sutera Hotel. Also, attractions such as Anjung Samudera and Lok Kawi Wildlife Park are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic getaway to Kota Kinabalu?
Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai is a favourite 4.5-star resort for couples, and features 24-hour room service and a full-service spa. Other good options for your romantic getaway include Gayana Marine Resort and Celyn Resort Kinabalu.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Kota Kinabalu?
Balada Hostel is a top property for people travelling with their pets, and offers a rooftop terrace and free WiFi for its human guests.
What's the best place to stay for a beach holiday in Kota Kinabalu?
Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa is a top 5-star beachfront resort offering 2 outdoor pools and 6 restaurants, located within a short 1-minute walk of Dalit Beach . Other good options for your stay near the beach include Borneo Beach Villas and Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai.
What's the best luxury accommodation option in Kota Kinabalu?
The Pacific Sutera Hotel is a 5-star resort with a private beach and 2 restaurants, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a pampered stay. Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu and Shangri La’s Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa are other upscale choices for your holiday.
What's the best boutique hotel in Kota Kinabalu?
Gayana Marine Resort is a favourite 5-star resort with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features 2 restaurants and a poolside bar. Bunga Raya Island Resort & Spa and Gaya Island Resort are a couple of other boutique hotels.
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Kota Kinabalu?
The Pacific Sutera Hotel is a top 5-star resort that has a golf course and features a marina. Other good options to stay near a golf course include Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa and The Magellan Sutera Resort. You can tee off at Borneo Golf and Country Club during your trip.
What are some hotels with pools in Kota Kinabalu?
The Pacific Sutera Hotel is a popular 5-star resort featuring 3 outdoor swimming pools, a children’s pool and a private beach. Other choices that offer an on-site pool include Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa and Shangri La’s Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa.

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